Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shadows of the Past Board Game

A project in San Diego, CA by IDW Games

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A miniatures-based, sewer-crawling adventure featuring the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles!
Backers: 6033
Average Pledge Per Backer: $143

Funded: $862,212 of $250,000
Dates: Feb 3rd -> Feb 25th (23 days)
Project By: IDW Games
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IDW Publishing Revenue Up 20% Thanks To TMNT Kickstarter Money

April 27th - via: theouthousers.com
It was a no risk, high reward situation. (Read More)

All Stretch Goals Met and Unlocked! You Rock!

February 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Cowabunga, Backers!!! With this towering miniature of a truly Fearsome, Ultimate, and Superior Shredder joining the game, you’ve hit every Stretch Goal and unlocked every surprise from across TMNT time and history! It’s been a wild ride, and we... (Read More)

Unstoppable, Hardcore, Superior SHREDDER is the Ultimate Final Boss and the Ultimate Final Stretch Goal!

February 25th - via: kickstarter.com
We’ve passed $800,000 and are over 5,600 backers! All thanks to you and your endless supply of Turtle Power! But we’re not done yet. In fact, our hardest challenge yet is up ahead. Once we reached out to you (as we’ve done throughout the... (Read More)

24 Hours to Go! An Update on the Rest of This Campaign and the Future of the Game!

February 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, Backers! It's been an awesome campaign, and we're heading into the final hours! We've averaged a stretch goal a day throughout the campaign, and there's still one BIG BAD goal on the board! I think we can get there. *Assets Subject to Licensor... (Read More)

Human Bebop and Rocksteady Join the Battle with Less than TWO Days to Go!

February 24th - via: kickstarter.com
You’re on a roll, backers! You’ve been smashing through Stretch Goals faster than Bebop and Rocksteady smash through… well, everything! Subject to Licensor Approval You demanded the mutated duo and then crushed the Stretch Goals needed to add... (Read More)

We’ve Hit 5,000 Backers! Cowabunga!

February 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Amazing work! Now that we’re over 5,000 strong, all you backers get 8 MORE Battle dice with an alternate color scheme to make sure all future Turtles battles—no matter how big—always have enough dice for Hero and Villain players alike! The... (Read More)

Bigger, Badder, Unstoppable SHREDDER Ready to Join the Fight!

February 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
*ART SUBJECT TO LICENSOR APPROVAL* There is no villain in the TMNT universe more fearsome than the Shredder. His cunning and ruthlessness are matched only by his skill in battle, and as you can see above, it takes all four Turtles (and their trusted... (Read More)

New Social Goal: 5,000 Backers = Villain Battle Dice and Alt-Art Shredder Villain Sheet!

February 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Alright, Turtles backers. We’ve got just three days left, and we need YOUR help to make them the best days we’ve had yet! Tomorrow there will be another big announcement, but we couldn’t just leave you hanging until then… So we’ve got... (Read More)

Full Mirage Rooftop Rush Mission Unlocked! Human Bebop and Rocksteady on the Way!

February 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
We keep setting them up, and you keep knocking them down! Congratulations, backers! You have unlocked the full Mirage Rooftop Rush campaign! Your game now comes with 3 more scenarios, a brand new Map tile, and a Fugitoid Ally card! And you Works... (Read More)

Mirage Mission unlocked!

February 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you backers and congratulations! Your box now comes with even more gameplay! The Mirage Rooftop Rush mission with exclusive Map tile is officially unlocked! This is a special mission based off the work of Kevin Eastman himself, and the TMNT... (Read More)

Mirage Mission Campaign, Fugitoid Ally, and 2 MORE MINIATURES of Your Favorite Villainous Duo!

February 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Amazing work, Turtles Backers!  You’ve spread the word and—as a team the Turtles would be proud of—smashed through almost every Stretch Goal we’ve put in front of you, unlocking a truly amazing game chock full of extra heroes, villains, and... (Read More)

You wanted to rock? You got it! Rocksteady's in the game! Let's play TONIGHT!

February 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! $600k in roughly two weeks! It's been a whirlwind of a campaign, and it's all been leading to this moment! *All Assets Subject To Licensor Approval*  All Works Edition backers now receive Rocksteady and his trusty sledgehammer, Juniper! The... (Read More)

We Can’t Keep Up! Yet Another Stretch Goal Unlocked!

February 18th - via: kickstarter.com
That’s three goals unlocked in 24 hours, and we are still days away from the end of this campaign! With the Eastman Variant Turtle Hero Sheets unlocked alongside the Eastman Variant Turtle Miniatures, you can go head to head with all the Turtles'... (Read More)

Social Goal Met! Eastman Turtle Hero Sheet Variants Close Behind!

February 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Another Stretch Goal has been hit! Congratulations, backers! Art Subject to Change With our social goal of 4,100 backers reached, every pledge now comes with a Kickstarter-exclusive, limited-edition copy of IDW's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1 with... (Read More)

BEBOP UNLOCKED! Three more stretch goals achievable!

February 18th - via: kickstarter.com
What an incredible day! The campaign kicked it into high gear yesterday. Faster than we had even planned for. You all continue to amaze us with your enthusiasm for the project! And now all Works backers games will come with a Kickstarter exclusive,... (Read More)

Exclusive: 'TMNT: Shadows Of The Past' Reveals Bebop

February 18th - via: comicsalliance.com
Get an exclusive first look at the Bebop figure from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shadows of the Past board game, currently funding on Kickstarter. (Read More)

Turtle Ally Cards Unlocked! And More Exclusive Turtle Collectibles!

February 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Awesome work, backers! Four new Ally cards unlocked featuring everyone’s favorite Turtles!  *ART SUBJECT TO LICENSOR APPROVAL* Now that Leo, Donnie, Raph, and Mikey each have their own Ally card, you can roll into any battle with the whole Turtle... (Read More)

Hog Wild with Excitement!

February 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello backers! We're back from the long weekend and ready to rock! And don't think that just because we were out of the office we weren't working up something big for you! We've been grinding away trying to bring as much fun as possible to this... (Read More)

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles board game smashes $250k Kickstarter goal

February 16th - via: toynews-online.biz
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FULL Save the Studio Campaign Unlocked! With a Slew of Exclusive New Ally Cards Up Next!

February 15th - via: kickstarter.com
You’ve done it again, backers! With the FULL Save the Studio campaign unlocked, EVERY backer now has access to hours of Kickstarter-exclusive, Kevin Eastman gameplay with an Adventure comic that includes three full scenarios, developed with the... (Read More)

Happy Valentine's from Rupert's Pizzeria!

February 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey all! The IDW team is taking a little break this Sunday, so they asked me to pop in with a guest post! Woody Dirkins here! Wanted to wish you all a very happy Valentine's day and say Rupert's Pizzeria will be 2-for-1 all day, so grab your most... (Read More)

Happy Saturday! It's a rocking weekend!

February 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Backers; Just a quick pop in to say thanks and we hope you're having a great weekend! We're beyond thrilled with how the campaign's been going so far, and we hope you are too.  We're excited with the progress that's allowing us to deliver you... (Read More)

More Mousers = More Mayhem! Now Finish the Job and Save Your Friend!

February 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Congrats, backers! You've just added six more Mousers to the game! That's awesome! What am I going to do with all these mousers, you ask?  Well, you could smash them, bash them, hurl sais through their robotic eyes, the possibilities are endless!... (Read More)

Lithograph, Mousers, New Campaign, and More!

February 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Nice work, backers! In addition to the signed lithograph featuring the art on the standard game box, you’ve unlocked another exclusive, limited-edition lithograph for the Works that will bring true Turtle Power to any game room or ninja lair. Kevin... (Read More)

Order Your Pizza Now, We're Playing LIVE in 40 Minutes!

February 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello, backers! We're just forty minutes away from hosting a live play-through of the game's first scenario (official start time is 5:30pm PST). The link can be found here: http://www.twitch.tv/dfwnerdnight For those that can't join us, we'll post... (Read More)

Save the Studio Unlocked! More Goals Coming, and We're PLAYING LIVE Tonight!

February 11th - via: kickstarter.com
The Save the Studio Mission and Map tile are officially unlocked! That's a bonus Map tile and Mission for ALL Kickstarter backers. This is an exclusive to the Kickstarter campaign and will not see retail. This Save the Studio Mission is one the IDW... (Read More)

MOUSER PANIC Unlocked! A New Map and Mission in the Wings! Plus EU News!

February 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Cowabunga, backers! You've unlocked the Mouser Panic package! This includes 9 Mouser miniatures and a mission centered around the Splinter Hero pack to use them in! That's more gameplay variety and more gaming hours in your box on day one! As a... (Read More)

More on MOUSER PANIC! and What’s Coming Next!

February 9th - via: kickstarter.com
MOUSER PANIC! is a new mission revolving around Splinter, featuring the first A.I.-controlled villains: the Mousers! This mission is a must-have addition for those people looking for more teamwork in their gameplay, and it adds hours of additional... (Read More)

Splinter's Unlocked! A New Opponent Joins the Fight! AND a Game Designer Update!

February 9th - via: kickstarter.com
We made it! $400,000 in less than a week! Thank you, Backers! You've made this campaign amazing! The Splinter Hero pack adds another playable character to your Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles board game! Splinter comes with 3 custom, engraved dice and a... (Read More)

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Tabletop Game Hits Kickstarter

February 8th - via: thelakeandeswave.com
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You’re in for a Bruising! (I Hope There’s Help on the Way.)

February 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Boom! Smash! Pow! That’s the sound of 3 oversized Foot Clan Bruisers stomping their way into the game!  The Bruisers come with two decks worth of Special Moves cards and a special Villain sheet! These guys bring the pain and will definitely take... (Read More)

Does This Pizza Smell Funny? And We’ve Got a BIG Upgrade to Follow.

February 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Congratulations backers!  Your pizza party now comes complete with fish bones and worms. It’s truly a pizza you can pass on to your worst enemy!   Up next is an awesome upgrade that’s going to add some real heft to your box. We’d like to... (Read More)

Foot Elite Unlocked and a Promise of Mystically Evil Pizza!

February 6th - via: kickstarter.com
You asked for it, backers! Now you’ve got to deal with the full might of the Foot Elite! Every copy of the game now comes with 6 Foot Elite miniatures! Our next Stretch Goal’s a fun one! Because of the “Big Football Game” this weekend, we... (Read More)

Custom dice! And a preview of the Foot Elite from TMNT editor, Bobby Curnow!

February 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Great job, backers! We're so excited to have the ability to provide each hero with not just uniquely sculpted dice, but dice that have unique color schemes as well! The game's getting better every day! Now, this next Stretch Goal is really exciting.... (Read More)

You've Blown Through TWO More Stretch Goals!

February 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Congratulations! While the IDW Crew tried to get a few hours of sleep, all of you amazing Backers kept things going through the night and blasted through not one but TWO Stretch Goals! THANK YOU! All "Standard" and "The Works" backers now have the... (Read More)

Casey Jones Is Busting Heads!

February 5th - via: kickstarter.com
$300,000! This is fantastic! We are so happy to announce that we will be delivering to all of you the Kickstarter exclusive Casey Jones Hero pack! As mentioned, this is another Hero pack. That means another exclusive miniature, three more custom... (Read More)

Old Hob is here and Casey's on the way!

February 4th - via: kickstarter.com
You've done it, backers! Another stretch goal unlocked! Thank you for helping us bring Old Hob into the game! Hob is an IDW-created character who's always up to something. For a little more info on him, here's Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles... (Read More)

Gunner Upgrade Unlocked! Old Hob on the Way!

February 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Things are heating up! Congratulations and thank you, everyone! Thanks to all of you amazing Backers, we'll now be able to upgrade the Street Thug Gunners from punch tokens to sculpted miniatures! This means every box now comes with 5 more custom... (Read More)

Funded! With Surprises on the Way!

February 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Good morning backers! We are officially funded!  Thank you all so much for your support! If you are a "Standard" backer you've now earned the exclusive April O'Neil Hero Pack! This Hero pack features an April O'Neil miniature, an April Hero sheet,... (Read More)

Let's kick shell!

February 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello, awesome early backers! We want to take a second to thank you for your trust in IDW Games and in our Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shadows of the Past Board Game! We're closing in on our funding goal, and when that happens, you're going to... (Read More)

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Tabletop Game Hits Kickstarter

February 3rd - via: gamespot.com
IDW Games teams up with game designer Kevin Wilson for this new game. (Read More)

IDW's 'Ninja Turtles' board game raises shell on Kickstarter

February 3rd - via: robot6.comicbookresources.com
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