Forged in Steel, a card driven strategy game for 2-4 players

A project in Colorado Springs, CO by Knight Works

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Bring the industrial revolution to your table by developing a steel city in the 1900's. Build factories, manipulate headlines and more!
Backers: 253
Average Pledge Per Backer: $83

Funded: $20,998 of $15,000
Dates: Jan 5th -> Feb 3rd (29 days)
Project By: Knight Works
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Latest News

We got the Steel Die!!!

February 2nd - via:
We did it everyone, we got to $19K and unlocked the steel die! Now that the die is a reality, if you want more than one, you can add-on to buy extras. You can get as many dice as you would like, just add $3 per die. Remember, these are Kickstarter... (Read More)

Steel Die Announcement & Mogul Mini-Expansion!

February 1st - via:
Congratulations everyone on knocking out the first three Stretch Goals! We are less than $700 away from the Forged in Steel die! Once we hit that goal you may purchase as many additional Add-On copies of that unique die as you like. The die will be... (Read More)

Forged in Steel - Companion Guide

February 1st - via:
We will be offering an 8-1/2" x 11" full color 24 page companion guide for the Forged in Steel game. This very special guide will be jam packed with content and will offer insight into the various cards and history behind the events in Pueblo,... (Read More)

Quote from Jason Matthews (Twilight Struggle)

January 31st - via:
In the earlier days of the Forged in Steel design, Wade had a wonderful opportunity to play his prototype of the game with legendary designer Jason Matthews, of Twilight Struggle fame. This memorable experience went down at the 2009 BoardGameGeek... (Read More)


January 30th - via:
Friends, fans, supporters you did it! Your, much appreciated, support has pushed us past the funding goal. We will be hard at work on both games over the next 8 months. Wade set out with a dream of creating this game back in 2009 and he would tell... (Read More)

Knight Works “You Choose” Bundle

January 29th - via:
I wanted to let everyone know that I created a, similarly named/priced, pledge reward that replaces the current Knight Works Bundle. The reward explains some of the questions that have come up and offers backers some flexibility to select whichever... (Read More)

Stretch Goal One has been Unlocked

January 26th - via:
Congrats Everyone!!!We have unlocked our first stretch goal by hitting 100 Facebook shares. We will be upgrading the cards to a higher quality linen stock.  Thanks again for all of your support and for the surge of support over the past few days.... (Read More)

Hands in the Sea Questions & All Us Geeks Video

January 25th - via:
We are over 75% and closing in on the funding goal! The support you have given us is making all the difference and I cannot thank you enough! We still only have 8 days remaining on the campaign though. If you have not done so already, and have some... (Read More)

Support Hands in the Sea Now!

January 23rd - via:
The wait is over, you can back Hands in the Sea as part of the Forged in Steel campaign. We are offering a new pledge level, Hands in the Sea “Pre-Campaign” Bundle, where you can get both Forged in Steel and Hands in the Sea at a discount. Plus... (Read More)

Stretch Goal One Almost Hit!

January 18th - via:
Just 11 More Facebook shares until we trigger our first stretch goal! Also, we still have to the hit the goal...goal, so share with your friends on Facebook, twitter, real life, at the gym, or strangers on the bus.  If everybody finds 1 more backer,... (Read More)

New Video

January 16th - via:
We wanted to have a little fun with the campaign. Check out our latest video, I promise you will get a laugh out of it. (This is also posted on the main page for the Kickstarter campaign).  (Read More)

Stretch Goals Update

January 16th - via:
Hey Everybody, we just wanted to drop a quick update as we have modified the stretch goals a little. Keep in mind, for the linen card stock, we will do that if we hit $16,000 or the project gets shared 100 times on Facebook (as of this update we are... (Read More)

Walk-though Video

January 14th - via:
After 9 days waiting for the video to encode, we are happy to announce that our walk-through of Forged in Steel is finally complete. You can view it on our YouTube Channel. It has been a crazy ride so I thought I would share the story. We wanted to... (Read More)

All Us Geeks - Designer Interview

January 11th - via:
I wanted to touch base with everyone to let you know that the All Us Geeks interview with the designer of Forged in Steel, Wade Broadhead, is live. The podcast offers some great behind the scenes thoughts and process behind the making of the game. I... (Read More)

Knight Works Bundle & Family Matters Rewards

January 5th - via:
The Knight Works Bundle is jam packed with gaming goodness. In addition, to a copy of Forged in Steel you will also be receiving a signed copy of Dark Horse and the Rebels & Rogues expansion. But wait, there is much more... you will also receive... (Read More)

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