Tome of Beasts 3: Full Throttle 5th Edition Monster Mayhem


A project in Offenburg, Germany by Black Forest Games

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High-octane carnage for 1-4 players featuring customizable motorguns, gas-guzzling knight armor, generated levels and randomized loot!
Backers: 1190
Average Pledge Per Backer: $44

Funded: $52,931 of $50,000
Dates: Apr 29th -> May 23rd (25 days)
Project By: Black Forest Games
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July 18th - via:
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May 23rd - via:
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May 22nd - via:
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