Dying Light: The Board Game

A project in Wroclaw, Poland by Glass Cannon Unplugged

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Official board game adaptation of Dying Light. 1-4 player co-op (with TRUE solo). Dice allocation and push your luck at its finest!
Backers: 7342
Average Pledge Per Backer: €163

Funded: €1,193,903 of €50,000
Dates: Feb 27th -> Mar 20th (23 days)
Project By: Glass Cannon Unplugged
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Latest News


March 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Runners! The Event Cards just got funded! It took you a blink of an eye to soar past that Stretch Goal! The detailed description of this SG was published here, so let’s not waste any time and keep running! Ninja Gear SetHere, at the end of the line... (Read More)

The Final Day is almost over, but there is still some loot to grab!

March 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Survivors, The grand story of this campaign ends today at 10:00 PM GMT. And what a ride it was! As the sun sets, we prepare to return to base, exhausted but elated from our incredibly successful expedition. Together, we've gathered an impressive... (Read More)

New Runner - Neyra

March 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Pilgrims, With your astounding support, we’ve cleared the 1m mark, and the game now has the Bomber. Which got us thinking—perhaps you could use someone who specializes in mechanisms and contraptions, including explosives. Which is why for... (Read More)

Announcing language partners and Biter sculpt contest winner

March 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Survivors, Today, we're excited to introduce you to the language partners who will be making Dying Light: The Board Game accessible to you in your mother tongue. Each of the parties listed below are not only experienced in what they do best, but... (Read More)

Dying Light: The Board Game’ Surpasses $1 Million

March 19th - via: dlh.net
Dying Light: The Board Game has now surpassed $1,000,000 USD in funding on Kickstarter! Glass Cannon Unplugged's latest tabletop adaption ends its run on Kickstarter on March 20, 2024, at 11 PM CT / 6 PM EDT, so sprint, vault, wall-run, and jump to back the project and receive all the exciting exclusives before it's too late! (Read More)

New Enemy - Bomber!

March 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Runners! KABLOOIE! We're there!!! Your support has surpassed the staggering threshold of 1 million! What better way to celebrate than with an Infected even more volatile than... well—the Volatile! The BomberJust when you've finally mustered up the... (Read More)

Why Back Now?

March 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Survivors, We are now entering the final 48 hours of our campaign. Throughout this journey, you've unlocked numerous Stretch Goals and add-ons, resulting in new variants of the basic Pledges. To help you navigate these options, we've compiled a... (Read More)

Dying Light: The Board Game’ Surpasses $1 Million in Funding with Only 2 Days Left

March 18th - via: gametyrant.com
The tabletop sensation Dying Light: The Board Game has smashed through the $1 million funding mark on Kickstarter, leaving gamers in awe. With only two days remaining until the campaign ends on March 20, 2024, at 11 PM CT / 6 PM EDT, fans are urged to hurry and grab exclusive rewards before time runs out! (Read More)

Entering the Bandit Camp!

March 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Survivors! Congratulations for reaching the 900k mark! Our next adventure takes us to the Bandit Encampment.  Surprisingly, Bandits are often more organized than other factions, yet their 'community' operates under their own, informal set of rules... (Read More)

New Viral Sculpt

March 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Great job, Runners! Another Stretch Goal cleared! The new Viral sculpt might have failed to come up first in the backer polls, but we know you still want it so now it’s here, ready to test your endurance as they chase you down the streets of... (Read More)

New Runner - Favio

March 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Pilgrims, In the new world, the old rules still apply. You can fight against them, or you can surrender to them. There's yet another option. See them in the new light of the setting sun. It's all about setting yourself up for success. By... (Read More)

Collector Pledge

March 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Pilgrims, Today, we’re presenting you with the most significant Pledge of this campaign, designed for those who enjoy returning from their runs with the best loot. The Collector Pledge. We've prepared two such sets for you, with the second... (Read More)

New Infected - Charger!

March 14th - via: kickstarter.com
That's no mountain that hit you. You just happened to stand in the way of a Charger. Don't waste time counting your teeth—get up and head for cover unless you're ready for round two. ‘Cause he sure is. Survivors, Chargers are tough. Very tough.... (Read More)

Villedor’s biggest dice tower!

March 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Survivors, Today, a second collector's item after the Last Hope Axe lands in your hands. It's a campaign-exclusive and a real work of art in its own right. Like all great things, this piece of functional art is the child of many wonderful people... (Read More)

Military Base seized!

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Runners! The Military Base has been seized, so let's explore what secrets it holds and how you can utilize it during your city exploration!  An additional city tile, once a military outpost, it now resembles a battlefield full of rusty debris. It... (Read More)

Pilgrim’s Path toward Gamer Pledges

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Pilgrims! What more is there to say? We're introducing the Gamer Pledge! We know that you've been eagerly anticipating it, which is exactly why we’re delighted to bring you this news. The Pledge features product sets that are 100% composed of... (Read More)

Let The Hunt Begin!

March 12th - via: kickstarter.com
There comes a time when you think you have it all figured out: an ace up your sleeve for every type of creep lurking in the streets. Where you once saw yourself as prey, you begin to believe you're a hunter. The monsters start acting in weird,... (Read More)

What Lies Beyond the Cityscape

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Survivors, Today’s update is all about the journey. We’ll tell you all about the events where Dying Light: The Board Game was present, how players reacted to it and where else can you meet members of our team and play a demo on the physical... (Read More)

The Outpost Archives

March 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Pilgrims, In response to your comments, today's update will provide insight into the Outpost phase and what Dying Light: The Board Game is like in campaign mode. As you may have seen in numerous gameplay videos or experienced firsthand through... (Read More)

Bandit Lookout

March 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Runners! With the bandits getting a new sculpt as a result of a recent poll, it seems they're a clear hit with our backers! Which is why it's our pleasure to add a new bandit enemy type, expanding their mechanics by granting them ranged attack... (Read More)

Halfway There

March 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Pilgrims, As we approach the midpoint of our campaign, it's time to discuss what lies ahead in the second half of our joint expedition. We have carefully read all your comments and appreciate your insights regarding this campaign and the product... (Read More)

Something to charm the Banshees off the rooftops…

March 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Pilgrims, There's another Airdrop in the City with a wealth of goodies for your Runners! We've already unlocked some personalized Activation chips, and unique Exposure cards for each of them—now it's time for Charms! You might be familiar with... (Read More)

Fear can build a bridge

March 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Pilgrims, Congratulations for reaching the 600k Stretch Goal! This time we bring you something really outstanding.   Bridges add a modular element to the Villedor city map, enriching both the immersion and the presentation of the 3D terrain.... (Read More)

Fit for Hollywood, but coming to your game rooms

March 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Survivors! Each time we create a campaign, we try to approach it as a holistic experience. For each game, each IP, we mix and match different mechanics, inspiring art, various emotions, and people’s visions. For Dying Light, we wanted to have... (Read More)

Underground Expansion

March 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Survivors! Welcome to the Underground! This new add-on presents the world of Dying Light: The Board Game from an entirely different angle.  Until now, you could enjoy the freedom of movement and the advantages of verticality under the relative... (Read More)

Eradication is the only cure

March 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Survivors! It is misguided to show pity to the plagued ones. Eradication is the only cure. I am not here to seek friendship or camaraderie. The less you have to lose, the stronger you become—and there is nothing I haven't lost. Protect the weak.... (Read More)

Last Hope

March 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Pilgrims, They say hope dies last. Well, better it than you! Today's Kickstarter exclusive Heritage drop includes a new weapon, and believe us—it’s a real kicker! Last Hope needs no introduction. It’s the ultimate slicer and dicer. It’s... (Read More)

The new Dying Light game exceeded its Kickstarter goal by 10 times

March 4th - via: windowsreport.com
The new tabletop Dying Light game is a collaboration between Techland and Glass Cannon Unplugged, and according to its Kickstarter campaign, the game will be released in June 2025 if it reaches its goal of $54k. (Read More)

Last chance (10 hours!) to grab epic loot! WOODEN GAMING TABLE AND MORE!

March 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Survivors! The BGG contest we have been running since the launch of the campaign is nearly over. Last 10 hours to win a GENUINE wooden board gaming table, a copy of Dying Light: The Board Game and the Last Hope axe replica!  Don’t hesitate to jump... (Read More)

The roof, the roof is on FIRE!

March 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Runners! The newly unlocked equipment set for the game is called Fire Devil, and not without reason. It aims to ignite a small spark of hope and human warmth in the brutal world of Dying Light. What’s the best way to do it? Turn the spark into a... (Read More)

Answering The Call

March 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Survivors,  Today's update is aimed at meeting some of your expectations regarding the components for Dying Light: The Board Game. We know this doesn't cover ALL the things you've called attention to in your numerous (and highly appreciated!)... (Read More)

New Infected - Spitter!

February 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Runners! When it comes to night runs through city streets, few things are as infuriating as having caustic phlegm tossed at you from the distance. Not sure what I mean? Then you've likely never had a Spitter spoil your stay in the City. With the... (Read More)

Windmill Expansion, Kyle Crane add-ons, Bundle Pledge and a new Airdrop!

February 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Pilgrims, In today's update, we're excited to introduce a wealth of new topics. Let's dive right in! Bundle PledgeDue to popular demand for group ordering options, we’ve added the Deluxe Pledge Bundle to the campaign. It’s a set of 6 Deluxe... (Read More)

The Ronin Pack

February 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Pilgrims, They say that one's word is worth little and even honor has its price. Well, at least courage has found its use in this new world. Like for everything else, you must fight for it. Step into the night and do not hesitate to look the... (Read More)

New Runner - Lauri

February 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Survivors! It seems that you are doing a great job in setting up this place and a new pilgrim joined our Outpost to support our fray!  Specialized in catching Bolters, Lauri has the agility, endurance, and intuition it takes to track down and... (Read More)

First Airdrop and Road Show

February 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Pilgrims! We're immensely grateful for your outstanding support! In appreciation, the authors of the game are thrilled to offer a special Airdrop—extra content that will be added to the Stretch Goals Expansion at no additional cost. This unique... (Read More)

Bandit Leader!

February 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Runners! You hug the top of the rooftop, scouting the mission area for potential threats. No nest in sight, just a Biter here and there. Then another one—this time with a pair of bandits on him. No big deal, right? Wrong. The armor on the taller... (Read More)

Authority Pack

February 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Survivors! The sun is up, and the Biomarker's halfway green—it's time to get a tan. We've got wind of a useful stash left behind by the PKs. It won’t do to let them have it, right Climb the fence, scale the wall, and bash that Biter if you care... (Read More)

A New Bolter Infected Spotted!

February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Pilgrims! Just what is this ghastly thing that crawled upon the streets? As it turns and flees, it appears not as a predator, but rather as prey. Both miniature and standee images are work in progress.It seems we’re in luck—it’s a Bolter, which... (Read More)

Night Activation Chips

February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Survivors! Having left the sheltered space you’ve hit the concrete! Moments passed and the loot was already yours. A first valuable find for this run.  Embrace the chaos of the Night in the good-old-fashioned way! The Night Activation Chips... (Read More)

The First Pilgrim Bundle

February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Runners! Congratulations on reaching the first stretch goal! This ride will be long and dangerous, so let’s grab some gear before we leave our shelter! The First Pilgrim bundle offers you the Legendary equipment of those who traversed the new Dark... (Read More)

We’re in the Safe Zone!

February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
You did it, Runners! We had a bit over 10k people subscribed to the campaign, the entire crew worked like mad to prepare and promote the campaign but, honestly, we didn’t expect to be funded so quickly… This is your achievement! Allow us to repay... (Read More)

A Kickstarter-backed Board Game Dying Light: The Player’s Odyssey is available

February 27th - via: game-news24.com
A tabletop adaptation of Dying Light: The Board Game has been launched on Kickstarter. Glass Cannon Unplugged launched a new Kickstarter campaign for the tabletop version of Dying Light, available from four players per week and will be released on February 24th. By this new game the Runners will get into Villedor and try to avoid the Infected City. In the twist that influenced the comic game genre, Dying Light: The board games utilize 3D terrain to reflect inward parkour style of video games. Other key mechanics include dice allocation and push-your wins. As of press time, Dying Light: The Board Game has already passed 200 dollars in pledges. (Read More)

'Dying Light' Board Game Adaptation Kickstarter Launches Tomorrow [Trailer]

February 26th - via: bloody-disgusting.com
Techland is bringing Dying Light to board games. The developer is teaming up with Glass Cannon Unplugged, who created Frostpunk: The Board Game, to get the ball rolling on a tabletop adaption. The game’s Kickstarter will launch tomorrow, February 27. (Read More)

Glass Cannon Unplugged Announces New Tabletop Adaptation Of Survival Horror Game Dying Light

February 21st - via: thefandomentals.com
Glass Cannon Unplugged, the creators of Frostpunk: The Board Game, Apex Legends: The Board Game, in partnership with Techland, is soon launching the Kickstarter campaign for Dying Light: The Board Game, the tabletop adaption of the beloved video game. Fans of the parkour-survival action game can back the project on Kickstarter when the campaign opens on February 27, 2024. (Read More)

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