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Capes And Villains Remastered

A project in Dallas, TX by Henry Lam

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A scaleable 1-12 Player Dice and Card Game with several modes of play including Solo, Tag Team, Multiplayer, and Versus!
Backers: 396
Average Pledge Per Backer: $92

Funded: $36,489 of $25,000
Dates: May 7th -> Jun 6th (30 days)
Project By: Henry Lam
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Latest News

About 1 Hour Left.....!

June 6th - via:
Hello Capes and Villains! We are now veering into the last hour and already we've unlocked: One Cape Character Deck! 4 Double Agents! 12 Location Cards! And it doesn't look like we're stopping.... how many more double agents can we unlock before the... (Read More)

Less than 24 Hours! Stretch Goals unlocked!!!

June 5th - via:
Hello Capes and Villains, we are finally at the home stretch! This is the moment we've been waiting for... the time where teamwork and spreading the word really makes every bit of difference. We won't just try to convince people on the fence to build... (Read More)

The Final 48! Destroy the Fence!

June 4th - via:
Hello Capes and Villains! Seeing how you've united to shatter all the Eternity Gems, it looks like most of you are on the side of the Capes! For our final 48 hours, let's recap... The Eternity Gems Here's what you've earned for saving hundreds of... (Read More)

30k Stretchgoal? Let's bring in the Cape!

June 4th - via:
Hello Capes and Villains, So at the 60th hour, things are going to be moving quickly. Just rounding $27k, we are getting really near the new $30k stretch goal. Questions in the inbox have asked if this was one card or maybe something more..... A Hero... (Read More)

Going into the last 48 hours!

June 2nd - via:
Hello Capes and Villains! As we approach the last 48 hours of our campaign, this is the time to decide on those last minute items that you might want to add-on. Here's a few items that have been getting quite the buzz in the ShingoVerse: Apocalypse... (Read More)

Another Gem Destroyed!

June 1st - via:
Hello Capes and Villains..... Deco City is 50% saved! And because of your heroism, you have unlocked a Double Agent! What is a Double Agent?This is a character card placed on the battlefield at the beginning of the game. That character has one main... (Read More)

One Eternity Gem Destroyed!

May 30th - via:
Hello Capes and Villains! News just in.... An Eternity Gem was destroyed today! With 101 Shares on Kicktraq, your teamwork has unlocked 5 Exclusive Vehicle cards for everyone Origin Tier and above! So who's vehicles are they? Rabid Skunk's... (Read More)

Check out all the free exclusives!

May 30th - via:
Hello Capes and Villains! Did you know that from the beginning of the campaign, we've been growing the number of free exclusives and cards you'll be receiving? That's right, not only are you building the Universe with us, you are also stockpiling... (Read More)

Introducing Rabid Skunk vs Exuberation Lee!

May 29th - via:
Hello Capes and Villains!¬† Before we begin to the good stuff, let's take a look and something just as awesome. As some of you know we are really trying to promote this campaign through online media achievements. With your help, we can get the word... (Read More)

Official Update for this Week's Epic Battle!

May 28th - via:
Citizens of the ShingoVerse, we are going into the last week of our campaign and we need your help. It is code red. Though it seems the Uber Villain of the month has been beating down our allies and friends, we MUST stay strong and fight this good... (Read More)

Just A Teaser Update

May 28th - via:
Hi Capes and Villains, Just a very quick note to brief you on what to expect for the full body update tomorrow. I was waiting on a few things before the official update so until then here's a bulleted list: Example of backer creation! Introducing the... (Read More)

An Instant Update!

May 22nd - via:
Hello fellow Capes and Villains! Just a super super quick note to let you all know a few important things to help you with spreading the word to your friends and gaming groups. Day1 Cards and Milestone CardsOk, per many requests, we are making them... (Read More)

The "SHIN" 52!

May 19th - via:
Hello Capes and Villains! I am not perfect, definitely far from it. But because of this, I am proud to have passionate backers who truly believe in this campaign and Capes and Villains. During the past week, there have been a lot of great backer... (Read More)

Who is the Iron Anvil?

May 15th - via:
Cain Grey was a scrawny little boy who with a very bratty attitude. It wasn't that he was a bully on purpose, but because of his size and lack of confidence in himself, he was a little monster in school. Cain lived with his mother in the Industrial... (Read More)

Dossier Spotlight!

May 15th - via:
Hello Capes and Villains! Some of you have been wondering what exactly was in this Hardcover Dossier? To answer your question, A LOT of goodies! Here's the rundown:¬† Original artwork from characters of our game! Scenes from our character's memorable... (Read More)

WE ARE FUNDED!!! Now, let's start busting those Stretch Goals!

May 13th - via:
Hello my Capes and Villains! If you haven't already seen it yet...¬† We Are 100% Funded!¬†Congratulations to everyone for all your hard work so far in helping us spread the word to surpass funding with about 24 days yet to go! Let's keep sharing and... (Read More)

Who is Lady Jester?

May 12th - via:
Blair was beautiful, tall, and rich blonde girl attending Summerville High and of course, she was a diva. Thinking that being the typical "spoiled princess" in her school would make her popular, she was surprised that times had changed. It wasn't... (Read More)

Moms are the biggest Heroines of them All!

May 9th - via:
Hello my Capes and Villains! First and foremost..... HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY! For any Heroine or Villainess, we all really appreciate what you do and being who you are. From the bottom of our hearts..... Thank you :) Today's update is really short and... (Read More)

Who is Rabid Skunk?

May 9th - via:
The best at what he does? You bet. But this Cape didn't begin this way. In fact, with such a tragic past, it's no wonder why he's become so sarcastic and gritty. When he was little, Hunter lived with his family in the backwoods. He grew up knowing... (Read More)

Extra Extra! Read it here first!

May 9th - via:
Hello fellow Capes and Villains! Just an update on a few great things :) First of all, we are only about 3K away from funding! That is truly an achievement worth mentioning. Great job everyone! Keep spreading the news wherever you can, sharing,... (Read More)

Holy Excelsior, Everyone! We're almost there!

May 8th - via:
Hello fellow Capes and Villains! What an excellent first 24 hours! In just one day we're just shy of $5k before we can start tearing through the stretch goals. That's a SENSATIONAL accomplishment! And we show no signs of stopping :) In the next... (Read More)

Look, up in the sky!

May 7th - via:
Hello fellow Capes and Villains! We have made an AWESOME entrance this time around. Within 5 hours, we've already gone over 50% funding! THAT IS ASTOUNDING! And all due to the fact that all of you are here with us, bringing creativity, valor, and... (Read More)


May 7th - via:
This game is obviously a superhero game, that pits heroes against villains. The folk at Shingo Games have gone out of their way to flesh out their characters, providing back story as well as a making sure that in many cases you can easily see the characters that they are poking fun at. For example, a quick glance at "Rabid Skunk" there, one should easily spot the similarities to a certain Canadian hero with a Hugh Jackman-esque look to him... (Read More)

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