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Guardians Chronicles

A project in Las Vegas, NV by IELLO

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Join the Liberty Patrol to defeat Pr Skarov's evil plans.
Backers: 615
Average Pledge Per Backer: $196

Funded: $120,571 of $40,000
Dates: Apr 19th -> Jun 18th (60 days)
Project By: IELLO
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Latest News

The Life Aquatic with Prof. Skarov

June 17th - via:
Put your swim trunk on and your fins. The Liberty Patrol is going or a swim! We have unlocked 3 new submarine tiles!  (Read More)

Get your Guardian Chronicles t-shirt now!

June 17th - via:
Since we are evil and don't care much about domestic peace, we are offering our loyal backers a KickStarter exclusive T-Shirt to proudly display their participation to that awesome adventure (and get in more troubles with their Minister of Finances... (Read More)

The President's Daughter...

June 17th - via:
... before she passed under Prof. Skarov scalpel. The $110,000 stretch goal is revealing Alison while you are trying to rescue her.  (Read More)

We made it! $100,000

June 17th - via:
Thank you so much to all our backers! We are at $100,000! The Night Squad is unlocked.  (Read More)

Super Nova comes to life!

June 17th - via:
We hired Lexi Farron Strife to be Super Nova. She will be with Red Joker at Japan Expo in Paris on July 4-7 and they are flying to Gen Con on August 15-18.  (Read More)

New updates on the front page

June 17th - via:
Hello all, We are on the last stretch (no pun intended) and have published the next stretch goals on our front page and are trying to answer all the questions as fast as they arrive.  (Read More)


June 17th - via:
23 hours to go... the suspense is intense... So to help you patient, here is the next stretch goal: The President's Daughter. Alison is not a hero, nor a villain, she comes with specific rules to be played in the "Rescue the Captive" scenario.  (Read More)

Sanctuary is unlocked!

June 16th - via:
We are so excited to be closing in on the $100,000 goal! Sanctuary was just unlocked for all pledges $100 and higher. The $100 pledge has now been completely unlocked! Our next stretch goal will unlock the Night Squad and its 4 awesome... (Read More)


June 16th - via:
Aaaaaaand the $85,000 strectch goal came and went. Now we have 15 more robots for the $100 pledges and up! 36 hours left to go.... Will we reach $100,000?  (Read More)

Adam Spell sculpt and the President's daughter

June 15th - via:
Our sophisticated mage is ready for the mold. Here is the first pictures of Adam Spell's sculpt. The artwork for the President's daughter is ready. This is how she looks after Prof. Skarov is done running crazy chemical experiments on her. She then... (Read More)

Ekinox unleashed!

June 15th - via:
Ekinox has joined the Liberty Patrol for pledges $100 and higher. He comes with his ID card and Rookie and Veteran set.  (Read More)

2 new tiles for the $70 pledge and up!

June 15th - via:
We reached the $75K stretch goal and it unlocked 2 new double sided tiles for pledge level $70 and higher. Prof Skarov is expending his lair... On another note, we are running a ton of demoes at the Origins show and everybody loves it. Here is a... (Read More)

Another stretch goal is reached!

June 11th - via:
The last few days have seen our project picking up speed and we seem to blow a stretch goal every day. Now for the special villains dice. Those will bear some special design instead of your classic "pip" dots. We have 6 more days before the end of... (Read More)

I know a Super Hero revealed

June 10th - via:
One of our "I know a Super Hero" backer stepped forward and he is no one else than Darren Close, designer of Australian Super Hero Killeroo. We are very excited about this new addition to the Liberty Patrol. You can read more about him... (Read More)

A new stretch goal reached, a new hero unlocked!

June 10th - via:
We passed yet another milestone by reaching the $65,000 stretch level and have unlocked Dr. Shadow!   (Read More)

A new stretch goal is unlocked!

June 8th - via:
With the $60K mark, we unlocked the special Heroes dice. The dice will have a custom design specific to Guardians Chronicles. We will post the design soon. We have also changed the bots packs in the shop. Our BoardGameGeek contest has brought... (Read More)

New artwork for the Veteran sets

June 7th - via:
Here are the new artworks for the Veteran sets for Sgt Freedom, Adam Spell, Super Nova and Golden Boy. The Rookie and Veterans set have also been added to the shop for heroes that needed them. Enjoy...  (Read More)

The BoardGameGeek contest is up and running!

June 7th - via:
Here is a chance to win one $160 pledge or one of the 4 $50 level pledges. Good luck!  (Read More)


June 5th - via:
Wanna try Guardians Chronicles on your own? Download the Print N Play PDF in English or French at  (Read More)

A new Work In Progress picture of the miniatures

June 4th - via:
Here is a little update on the sculpting of Iron Turtle, La Duchess, Nuke and Torment.  (Read More)

The new shop is online

June 3rd - via:
We have added more minis to the shop and reduce the price of most. Enjoy.  (Read More)

X-Tina is unlocked!

June 3rd - via:
A new villains has been unlocked this morning: X-Tina the Banshee. Next stretch goal: special heroes dice!  (Read More)

... and L'Intrepide is unlocked too!

June 1st - via:
I didn't even finished publishing the last update and we passed 1,5000 likes on our Facebook page! So here it is: L'Intrepide will be included in all pledge of $160 and more.  (Read More)

Rage is unlocked!

June 1st - via:
We have passed the 1,000 likes on the Guardians Chronicles Facebook page. Rage will be included in all pledge level of $50 and more. Next step: L'Intrepide at 1,500 likes, we are almost there!  (Read More)

New Villain alert: X-Tina the banshee

May 31st - via:
Daughter of a banshee and a human, Christina spent most of her life looking for her peers. With the help of the "Order of the Griffin", she has localized 4 of her sisters. She now works for the Order as X-Tina  (Read More)

Complete Guardians Chronicles rules

May 31st - via:
We have the BETA of the rules ready for you browsing. Please note that some artworks are still proxies. The links are: GUARDIANS CHRONICLES RULES IN ENGLISH (PDF) REGLES FRANCAISES DE GUARDIANS CHRONICLES (PDF)  (Read More)

A new Hero: L' Intrepid

May 29th - via:
Since we love to always give our backer more stuff, here is a new something for you:  L'Intrepide will automatically be included for pledges of $160 and more, if we reach 1,500 likes on the Guardians Chronicles FaceBook page. So go now and like the... (Read More)

The Emissary's artwork

May 28th - via:
Here is the artwork of the new villain: The Emissary. We will post her background story shortly.  (Read More)

A new stretch goal is reached

May 28th - via:
We are proud to announce that La Duchess has just been unlocked. She will be available for every pledge of $70 and more.  (Read More)

We reached our first stretch goal

May 26th - via:
With $45,000 of pledges, The Emissary is unlocked for all pledges of $100 and more. Now to $50,000 for La Duchesse....  (Read More)

The Emissary revealed and a video interview of the Red Joker

May 24th - via:
Breaking news from the Guardians Chronicles. "After several days of research, our reporters managed to gather some intel about the  mysterious creature seen spoking to Pr. Skarov. It seems that she is a woman of human type with psychic powers. What... (Read More)

The Guardians Chronicles you wanted

May 21st - via:
Greetings, This week has been very busy compiling all the great suggestions from you, our backers. We sat down with The Red Joker and Lotus Noir to see how we could modify the project to still meet our goals and our backers expectations. We have... (Read More)

A game play video

May 17th - via:
The RED JOKER and his gang are playing a turn with the first prototype.  (Read More)

TORMENT + Some amazing new sketched from Louis

May 17th - via:
Sorry for the silence radio: the IELLO team was on a trade show for past two days and our internet access was a little sketchy. So today's update brings you a new villain: Torment; 3 new sketches and a deluxe painted Wallclimber by Louis. TORMENT is... (Read More)

Focus on the Power Cards

May 15th - via:
Here is a closer look at the Power Cards in PDF. ENGLISH | FRENCH  (Read More)

New pledges levels

May 15th - via:
Dear friends and backers,  We worked with the RED JOKER on your feedbacks and comment and we came up with the following new and/or revised pledge levels (details on the main page): Get one original black and white card illustration. This limited... (Read More)

How to play video - Part 2 + WIP III

May 13th - via:
Here is a new video from The RED JOKER about how to play the game and some new Work In Progress of the miniatures.  (Read More)

The Guardians Chronicles Calculator

May 10th - via:
Since we are changing a few things and the pledge levels are locked on the right side, I have put together a Google doc to calculate the cost of your GC order and the shipping cost. I will add the extra stuff each time a stretch goal is unlocked. The... (Read More)

Reduced shipping for French backers

May 10th - via:
We keep listening and finding solutions to help our backers: shipping to French backers will be $15 for pledges from $70 to $120 and $20 for pledges of $160 and more. We are also working on a Google spreadsheet to help you calculate the total amount... (Read More)

A new Super Villain: The EMISSARY!

May 9th - via:
Since you seemed to enjoy our last survey about renaming Furious Racer, The Red Joker and IELLO have decided to let you design the next Super Villain. Click the link below to DESIGN THE EMISSARY.  (Read More)

Quick Start Rules in Spanish

May 9th - via:
Thanks to backer Jesus yo_ for the translation. DOWNLOAD THE PDF HERE.  (Read More)

Let me introduce... Redline!

May 9th - via:
Our backer spoke to us and we listened. The results of the poll are in and the most popular name for our super fast SuperHero is Redline.Thanks to everybody who participated in the poll. We are preparing a new poll for a brand new villain. How would... (Read More)

The State of Games, Episode 44 – The One About Crossovers (podcast)

May 9th - via:
In this special Hulk of an episode of The State of Games, Dice is joined by his Super Friends Darrell Louder, TC Petty III, Dan Patriss and Tom Gurganus for a true Iron Man competition of conversation on comics, Kickstarter and cinematic heroism. The Fearless Five discuss the dangers of mismanaging hope in a Kickstarter campaign, why Man of Steel may either save or curse Superman for movie-goers this summer, how we may never see the true Wolverine of the comics on the big screen, and just exactly how Sentinels of the Multiverse, Marvel Legendary and the DC: Deckbuilding Game stack up against each other in a true round-table smackdown. All this, plus Galactic Strike Force, Pacific Rim, zombies, a talking raccoon, how Ant-Man totally rocks, the magnetic attraction of Chris Hemsley and so much more. Break out the spandex, dear listeners, and prepare to join the fray! (Read More)

New artwork and avatars

May 8th - via:
Here is a new artwork for the game and 2 new avatars as suggested in the comments.  (Read More)

Araktek Robots

May 7th - via:
Pr. Skarov's new minions...  (Read More)

A lots of updates today

May 6th - via:
We have added/changes a bunch of stuff on the front page today. In no particular order: A new cool "I want you" poster with Sgt Freedom:Pr Skarov Deluxe Painted mini:A bunch of ID cards and Power cards:A new stretch goal with the ARAKTEK robots:Dr.... (Read More)

Villains pack revealed

May 5th - via:
The Villains pack contains 3 miniatures and their ID cards.  (Read More)

Quick Start Rules

May 4th - via:
The BETA of the quick start rules are available now in: ENGLISH FRANCAIS  (Read More)

Twin Tin Bots

May 1st - via:
Hi all! I would like to briefly stray off the Guardian Chronicles topic and talk to you about a great project by our friends at Flatlined Games.They will also showcase Guardian Chronicles to their backers, hopefully gaining more supporters for both... (Read More)

How to Play video - Part 1

April 30th - via:
Here is the first of The Red Joker's videos about the game play.  (Read More)

Updated stretch goals

April 29th - via:
While the Red Joker is putting the last touch to the game play video, we have redesigned a few stretch goals to include your feedbacks: - Rookie sets for all the 4 basic members of the Liberty Patrol will be unlocked at once at $50K. - We are... (Read More)

New stretch goal $45K = French version of the game

April 26th - via:
At the $45,000 mark, our French backers will have the choice to get their game either in French or in English.  (Read More)

Breaking news from Channel 4s

April 25th - via:
Director: Clovis Libert (Puzzle Video) Scenario : Julien Monthiel Ultrawoman: Evelyn Debelle Agent from the Citadelle (voice off) : Clovis Libert Shot at : Le dernier bar avant la fin du monde  (Read More)

An update from The Red Joker, Game Designer

April 24th - via:
Hello Everyone ! I'm the co editor and author of this project ! As there is a lot of questions here and as I m very excited to meet the fans, I will answer to you on this page (excuse me if i make some english mistakes but it's not my first language... (Read More)

A room tile from the base game

April 24th - via:
This one of the double-sided room tiles included in the base game. This one is a trap room, there are also objective rooms. The machine in the center allow Pr. Skarov to draw cards. Heroes can attempt to destroy it. You can also see the teleports... (Read More)

Pre Painted Miniatures vs. Deluxe Painted

April 23rd - via:
Here is a side by side comparison of the pre-painted finish versus the deluxe painting.  (Read More)

Pr Skarov miniature

April 19th - via:
And here is the Super Villain himself. Pr Skarov in the flesh (actually in the resin).  (Read More)

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