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Medieval

A project in Seattle, WA by HGN Games
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Wage war, unleash the plague, excommunicate the unworthy, and drive back the Mongol hordes in this strategy board game.
Backers: 980
Average Pledge Per Backer: $78

Funded: $76,254 of $18,446
Dates: Oct 19th -> Nov 26th (39 days)
Project By: HGN Games
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Latest News

Solitaire Rules UNLOCKED!

November 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Congrats and thanks! Check it out! Solitaire rules!  This stretch goal is a special thank you to everyone who backed the Kickstarter campaign. Only you get them, and we're stoked that you'll get a chance to enjoy them. We'll talk a little bit about... (Read More)

Final Stretch Goal Adjusted and Within Reach

November 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Solitaire Rules   Well, we created this as a 'Thank you' to everyone who backed us on Kickstarter, and we want to make sure you get it!  The solitaire rules stretch goal is now down to $75k -- or about 40 Backers away. (and we will discuss how... (Read More)

Final Day

November 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Feels like we JUST started this endeavor to get our fav game reprinted.  Here we are in April when we voted to to do it. The HGN Games team (minus Pete) and with Ralph looking the wrong way.  Now there are 8 hours to go and 900+ of you have joined... (Read More)

ANOTHER Strech Goal Unlocked!

November 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Nice! We are REALLY excited about this one. As gamers that have played Medieval for years, we think that the replayability (making up words) of Medieval is second to none, and this makes it even more so!  Next up is:   Oh, and tell a friend:   ... (Read More)

Look What's Popped Up for the Final 48 Hours

November 24th - via: kickstarter.com
First off ...Here we are, the counter is ticking off the hours instead of days. And that's another opportunity to say thank you to all of you backers out there for your support, input, and belief in this project. Along those lines ...We're happy to... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked!

November 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Boom! 400+ of you 'Liked' us on Facebook, so for Thanksgiving we're just gonna go ahead and unlock the whole kit and kaboodle right now. We're so close to 200 fans on BBG, it's the right thing to do today in the spirit of the holiday. So, all... (Read More)

Last Call for the 'Medieval' Kickstarter!

November 22nd - via: geekdad.com
The Medieval Kickstarter Last Call. The campaign has torn through its stretch goals and just a few days remain to grab this gorgeous looking classic. (Read More)

The Numbers Tell a Great Story

November 21st - via: kickstarter.com
    The Numbers So Far ...800+ - Backers! 5 - Days to go in the campaign. 70 and 82 - The number of Facebook likes and BoardGameGeek fans needed to unlock another stretch goal. (See below!) 11 - How many more backers we need to unlock the... (Read More)

Stretch Goals for the Stretch Run

November 16th - via: kickstarter.com
   Extra Stretch Goal Added Today! And this one only takes a few clicks. Now, thanks to you, this game is gonna get published--and we're thinking ahead. Two great ways for you to keep track of what we're up to in 2018 is on Facebook and... (Read More)

750 Backers!

November 10th - via: kickstarter.com
 750Boy, that is great to see. Thanks again for all the support. This being our first we 'hoped' for 500 but had no idea if the word would get out about this special project.  And with two weeks to go, we are very optimistic that will mean 1000... (Read More)

And now for something totally unrelated -

November 8th - via: kickstarter.com
We have mentioned several times we could not have done this without the great support and advice from several well-established gaming companies. Well, one of them - Dan Verson Games (DVG) - is on the final day of their current Kickstarter Campaign... (Read More)

Video Playthrough Posted

November 7th - via: kickstarter.com
   Ralph and Jeff did a live short play-through yesterday and answered your questions. Due to lots of color commentary and background we spent 45 minutes explaining the first 10 minutes of each game.  :-O Sorry about that - we love to share what... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked and New One added

November 4th - via: kickstarter.com
  Congrats and Nice Job! Bling! Custom pieces are unlocked! Now we all will get to enjoy and use different wooden pieces for each faction. We'll ask for your input on the designs the minute the campaign is over, but don't let that stop you from... (Read More)

Europe Shipping Cost Update (And It's Good News)

November 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
    We worked with our shipper and now backers in Norway, Switzerland, and Lichtenstein will also get the EU rate of $17. Great example of you - our supporters - providing good feedback and asking questions that lead to campaign improvements.... (Read More)

Medieval Thursday Update -- November 2nd

November 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
    Rolling along!  Our advisers and friends at game companies told us – be ready for how slow week two and three will be. Boy were they right! But its still great to see new backers every day – it's just not at the 172 per day of the first... (Read More)

(Weekly Update #1) One week in the books - WOW

October 26th - via: kickstarter.com
  Thank You for Showing the LoveWe knew gamers - like us - loved this game and that it had a good 10+ year track record. But we had no idea what to expect with our first Kickstarter campaign. Would we get any backers the first couple of days? If... (Read More)

How many updates do you want from us?

October 24th - via: kickstarter.com
  Medieval Supporters - how often do you want to hear from us? Quite frankly, we could post everyday.  But we want to be very respectful of you and your inbox.  So help us out by taking this quick survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Z7BYBVR... (Read More)

More Stretch Goals Unlocked and LAST call for Early Bird

October 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
If you are on the fence, or want to make sure your friends save some $$, remember the Early Bird 'Crusader' ends around 5pm PST tonight! So glad two... (Read More)

First Stretch Goals Unlocked - More to Come!

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to your great support so far, we're thrilled to see the first three stretch goals unlocked! Two-Player Version We think you will really like this. It'll allow you... (Read More)

Overwhelmed with Gratitude

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow. What else can we say? Seven months ago on a whim, 8 of us in love with the original game dreamed of making it better and more approachable. And... (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: 'Medieval' Re-Born

October 20th - via: geekdad.com
The game, set in the 13th century is, “built around warfare, skullduggery, and good old-fashioned ‘screw your neighbor’ gameplay.” It also features a Mongol Horde, and what game can’t be improved by the arrival of Ghengis Khan? (Read More)

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