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Paragon: Trials of the Chosen

A project in Bowling Green, KY by Midwinter Mages

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A strategic, expandable card game that uses all skill and no luck.
Backers: 149
Average Pledge Per Backer: $56

Funded: $8,287 of $5,000
Dates: Nov 24th -> Dec 24th (30 days)
Project By: Midwinter Mages
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Latest News

Stretch Goal Reached!

December 24th - via:
We are down to the final couple hours, and we just wanted to put out one more update before the close of the campaign to express our appreciation. We've had a fair number of pledges in the past few days, which has unlocked our first stretch... (Read More)

Only a Few Days Left!

December 21st - via:
It's hard to believe that Paragon's Kickstarter campaign is nearly over, as this last month has been a whirlwind! We could not be more excited to have achieved our funding goal, and it looks like we will have a strong finish. Thanks to those of you... (Read More)

Celebrating 100 Backers

December 15th - via:
Today we hit an important milestone in the campaign. One hundred of you have decided to back Paragon, and we cannot thank all of you enough! We are truly excited by the thought of players all over the world enjoying the game. It is amazing that so... (Read More)

$6,000 Milestone, Artist Appreciation

December 7th - via:
As we pass $6,000 in funding, we want to take some time to thank all of you for supporting us, as well as show our appreciation to some of the artists who helped bring Paragon to life. The future of the game looks bright thanks to all of you. From... (Read More)

We Are Doing Great! Help Us Bring in More!

December 2nd - via:
All, We are just over a week into the Paragon: Trials of the Chosen campaign, and we are 113% funded and continue to bring in new players every day! We firmly believe the campaign will continue to grow, and we are looking forward to introducing and... (Read More)

Looking Forward and Back

November 30th - via:
As we celebrate Paragon's future, we thought those of you who are making that future possible might be interested in seeing some of the game's past. Earlier versions of the Avatar cards looked quite different from where they are now. For example,... (Read More)

100% Funded and New Stretch Goal

November 28th - via:
Ladies and Gentlemen, thank you. Thank you so much. We hit 100% tonight, and we are absolutely thrilled. The support, messages, kindness, and overwhelming generosity have been amazing. We believe in this game, and we know that it is a unique approach... (Read More)

Day 2 in the Books and Paragon is Nearly 2/3rds Funded!

November 26th - via:
We have just passed the second day of Paragon's Kickstarter, and we are just shy of 2/3rds of our funding goal!  We are up over 50 backers, and we have a ton of people following the game.  Again, thanks to all of you for backing and the support. ... (Read More)

Thanks for a Great Day 1! Over 50% funded!

November 25th - via:
All,    We are just over one day in, and we've hit over 50% of our goal!  We are very excited about the initial success, and we can't thank all of you enough for the support and for getting behind Paragon.     We are confident that we will... (Read More)

We are live!

November 24th - via:
We are so happy to be offering Paragon: Trials of the Chosen to the public, and we are deeply appreciative for those of you who have followed us, tested with us, and helped us shape and get the word out about the game!   Thanks so much for your... (Read More)

Game Review: Paragon: Trials of the Chosen

November 24th - via:
Paragon takes some familiar mechanics and features from other popular games, as well as breaking the mold with their own spin on things. Paragon boasts gameplay where all luck-based mechanics have been removed. There’s a lot to this game that sets it apart from others in this very competitive genre. (Read More)

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