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Horizon Zero Dawn™ - The Board Game

A project in Manchester, UK by Steamforged Games Ltd

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Hunt in a distant future where machines roam wild and mankind is no longer the dominant species. In partnership with SIEE and Guerrilla
Backers: 9836
Average Pledge Per Backer: £142

Funded: £1,393,061 of £155,000
Dates: Sep 6th -> Sep 28th (23 days)
Project By: Steamforged Games Ltd
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Latest News

Horizon Zero Dawn™: The End of the Campaign

September 28th - via:
Hi Seekers! Well done and a huge thank you to everyone! Thanks to all of your efforts, Horizon Zero Dawn™: The Board Game has been successfully funded. Over the course of the campaign we at SFG have been delighted to see you’ve started to build... (Read More)

Horizon Zero Dawn™: The Second Bellowback

September 28th - via:
Hi Seekers! Simply incredible work! You’ve unlocked the last of our stretch goals - the community driven second Bellowback. This one wasn’t in our initial spec, but as so many of the collectors and painters requested it we just had to add it in.... (Read More)

Shadow Carja Hunter Unlocked and Community Stretch Goal Sighted!

September 28th - via:
Hi Seekers! Congratulations! You’ve unlocked a real exclusive here – a proud hunter formally of the Shadow Carja! Although the waring sides of the Carja tribe have been reunited by the end of the Horizon Zero Dawn™ videogame, that certainly... (Read More)

Horizon Zero Dawn™: Gameplay – The End Phase

September 27th - via:
Hi Seekers! Welcome back for the last of our core gameplay instalments! The campaign is really getting going now, and we’re extremely appreciative of your efforts to make Horizon Zero Dawn™: The Board Game as big as it can be. Let’s keep on... (Read More)

Nil Unlocked!

September 26th - via:
Hi Seekers! Its Nil!  You knew we’d have to sneak him in somewhere, right? We love this sculpt more than any other, and are so pleased that we’ll be able to share it with you! Nil will be joining your games via the Events Deck, although... (Read More)

Horizon Zero Dawn™: Gameplay – The Encounter Phase

September 26th - via:
Hi Seekers!Welcome to our second gameplay update! Last time around we covered the Tracking Phase, when hunters hit the trail and choose how to progress through the wilds in search of their quarry. Today we’re going to look at the Encounter Phase,... (Read More)

Huge Machines Video

September 26th - via:
Hi Seekers, Undoubtedly one of the most spectacular elements of the Horizon Zero Dawn™ universe is the machines. Ask yourselves what the first thing which drew you to the game was, and we’d be more than willing to bet they’re up there at the... (Read More)

Horizon Zero Dawn™: Gameplay – The Tracking Phase

September 25th - via:
Hi Seekers!Wow, we’ve seen a definite pick up in the campaign! Our backers are some of the most passionate people in the world about Horizon Zero Dawn™, and we love talking with you in the Kickstarter comments. Let’s keep the momentum going -... (Read More)

Tramplers Unlocked!

September 25th - via:
Hi Seekers! Back to the machines again, and this time it’s the mighty Trampler, a huge bull-like beast which leaves a trail of fire in its wake as it charges. Presenting a new and unique challenge for the players, this large machine will take some... (Read More)

Social Goal Unlocked!

September 24th - via:
Hi Seekers! We launched the social goals 5 days ago and they've already been smashed! Well done! Aloy on the Overridden strider has now been unlocked for all Seeker and All-in pledges!  For hitting the 8,000 backer mark you've also unlocked the... (Read More)

Behemoth Unlocked & Social Goal Update!

September 22nd - via:
Hi Seekers!   Amazing! You hit the £1,000,000 stretch goal! All of us at SFG want to thank you for your dedication and for spreading the word. The Horizon Zero Dawn community is the best. When we were discussing which of the stretch goals we wanted... (Read More)

Carja Hunter Unlocked

September 22nd - via:
Hi Seekers! By the sun, you’ve unlocked another Carja Hunter! Complete with a unique hunter deck, equipment, and skill upgrades, this hunter presents an exciting new way to play the game – you’re going to have hours of gameplay ahead of you... (Read More)

Four Broadheads Unlocked & Social Goal Progress!

September 21st - via:
Hi Seekers! Another stretch goal down, and this time you’re back on the machines, unlocking a Broadhead herd! A similar size to the Striders you’ve already encountered in the core game, the Broadhead is a considerably more aggressive foe, a head... (Read More)

The Heart of the Nora, & All-In Pledge!

September 21st - via:
Hi Seekers! Today is a solemn day, for it is the day the Eclipse arrived in force – with their ancient war machines in tow. Fear to tread, for the earth is now once again cast under a looming shadow… The Heart of the Nora is an alternative play... (Read More)

Carja Hunter Unlocked & Social Goal Unlocked!

September 20th - via:
Hi Seekers! Congratulations – you’ve unlocked a proud hunter from the Carja tribe, added to your pledge and ready to stand alongside the Carja Warrior from the core game. This hunter will come with their own unique profile card, equipment, hunter... (Read More)

Horizon Zero Dawn™: The Frozen Wilds Expansion

September 20th - via:
Hi Seekers! Firstly, let’s start with how blown away we are by your enthusiasm! The pledge total is soaring up and we’re already seeing an awesome community for the game. Sincere thanks from all of us at SFG for your support! Remember, let’s... (Read More)

Huge Machine Expansions & Social Goal Unlock

September 20th - via:
Hi Seekers! Firstly, let’s start with how blown away we are by your enthusiasm! You have already become an awesome community for the game, and we’re delighted to have your support. Let’s all work together to keep growing the project – the... (Read More)

Scenario Expansions & Carja Stormranger Social Stretch Goal Unlocked!

September 19th - via:
Hi Seekers! The campaign continues to roll on, and we’re delighted to see so many Horizon Zero Dawn™ superfans with us! And remember, the more people we have on board, the more stretch goals and bonus content will get added to your pledge for... (Read More)

Forge and Hammer!

September 19th - via:
Hi Seekers! Thanks for your patience – we know this update has been a long time coming. Our team have loved speaking with you in the comments and seeing the excitement you have for Horizon Zero Dawn™. Keep it up, and let’s all work together to... (Read More)

Social Stretch Goals

September 19th - via:
Hi Seekers, Today we’re launching a wave of Social Media Stretch Goals for Horizon Zero Dawn™: The Board Game! Hitting each of them will reward backers with Kickstarter exclusive equipment for their hunters, taken from limited edition releases of... (Read More)

Erend joins your side!

September 16th - via:
Hello Seekers, The best things come to those who wait - Erend has now been unlocked for all Seeker level pledges!  Holding his own in any fight by relying on his brute strength and heavy armour, this is a fan favourite we know several of you were... (Read More)

More Kickstarter Exclusives Added!

September 12th - via:
Hi Seekers, We have unlocked a band of Oseram Mercenaries, this time armed with firespitters!   Machines spotted! We've got another set of silhouetted machines on the horizon. Let us know what you think they are in the comments below!  (Read More)

Horizon Zero Dawn

September 11th - via:
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Kickstarter Exclusive Oseram Mercenaries Unlocked!!

September 10th - via:
Hi Seekers, Congratulations! You have unlocked a band of Oseram Mercenaries!  Next up we'll be unlocking these silhouetted mysteries: Who might this be?  Let us know who you think the latest mystery silhouette might be in the comments!  (Read More)

Horizon Zero Dawn board game launches on Kickstarter

September 10th - via:
The rise in board games continues as Horizon Zero Dawn becomes the latest video game to make the switch to cardboard and miniatures. Fallout, Dark Souls and This War of Mine are some of the most recent successes to receive the transformation and it is becoming a growing trend. Fallout, Dark Souls and This War of Mine are some of the most recent successes to receive the transformation and it is becoming a growing trend. (Read More)

Kickstarter Exclusive Dervhahl unlocked!

September 9th - via:
Hello Seekers! Another stretch goal brought down!  Dervahl brings his technological genius and knack for tactics to your seeker pledge.                                                                            ... (Read More)

Horizon Zero Dawn Board Game Crushes Kickstarter Goal

September 9th - via:
A crowdfunding campaign for a board game adaptation of PS4 exclusive Horizon Zero Dawn launched a few days ago and has already surpassed its funding goal. The Kickstarter for Horizon Zero Dawn  (Read More)

Glinthawks Unlocked!

September 8th - via:
Hi Seekers!    Keep your eye's peeled to the sky because four Glinthawks have been unlocked and added the Seeker Pledge!      Who's up next? Let us know in the comments!    (Read More)

Ravagers Unlocked!

September 7th - via:
Hi Seekers! There is no stopping you! But this one might give you cause for concern, two Ravagers have been added to the Seeker Pledge! Now what's been added to the Stretch Goal pile? Let us know what you think the latest silhouette is in the... (Read More)

Oseram Hunter Unlocked!

September 7th - via:
Hi Seekers! Even more Stretch Goals have been unlocked! The Oseram Hunter has been added to your Seeker Pledge.  What could be waiting behind these silhouettes? Let us know who or what you think in the comments below...  (Read More)

Lancehorns Unlocked!

September 7th - via:
Hi Seekers! You broken through another Stretch Goal! You've added four Lancehorns to the Seeker Pledge!  Any ideas what is hiding behind the next three stretch goal silhouettes?   Keep up the amazing work & be sure to share the campaign with... (Read More)

Talanah Khane Padish Unlocked

September 7th - via:
Hi Seekers, You've unlocked Talanah Khane Padish, she has now been added to your Seeker Pledge!  There are still more Stretch Goals to be unlocked!! What do you think are hiding behind these silhouettes?  Let's see how far this campaign can go!!  (Read More)

Chargers Unlocked!

September 7th - via:
Hi Seekers, You're unstoppable - another stretch goal unlocked! Four Chargers have been added to the Seeker Pledge!  But we've still got plenty of stretch goals to make our way through before the campaign is out!  Who do you think is stood behind... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Unlocked,Gameplay Video, & Miniature Scale!

September 7th - via:
Hi Seekers, You've absolutely smashed the Stretch Goals overnight! All of the following unlocks have been added to your Seeker Pledge:  WOW! That's a lot of unlocks! The next goal we'll be working towards is: Gameplay Video Miniature Scale We've... (Read More)

Horizon Zero Dawn Board Game Quadruples Goal in One Day

September 7th - via:
A new Kickstarter project to bring the world of Horizon Zero Dawn to tabletops across the world has met with seemingly unprecedented success. The crowdfunding campaign has soared past its initial goal just hours after the launch, more than quadrupling what was initially requested as fans eagerly seek a new addition to the popular franchise. The creators of the game, Steamforged Games, are a longtime veteran of Kickstarter, successfully creating and funding several other campaigns, including Dark Souls: The Board Game, and Resident Evil 2: The Board Game. With the experience these other games have given the team, it (Read More)

Varl & Ranged Eclipse Cultists Unlocked!

September 6th - via:
Hi Seekers, Wow! You smashed through the Stretch Goals so quickly!! It was Varl hiding behind the silhouette! You also unlocked the Ranged Eclipse Cultists! Coming up next you have the following Stretch Goals that will be added to your Seeker Pledge,... (Read More)


September 6th - via:
Hi Seekers! Thank you so much for your support! We funded within two hours and already have over 1500 backers supporting the project! How amazing is that!?! Our first stretch goal is ready to be unlocked at £173,000! Who do you think it is? Who do... (Read More)

Horizon Zero Dawn: The Board Game Launches Kickstarter Campaign by Steamforged Games

September 6th - via:
As one of the most acclaimed titles of last year, Horizon Zero Dawn brought players into a vast world full of beauty and melancholy, and now the adventures of Aloy will be shrunken down to board game form in the future from Steamforged Games. Board game maker Steamforged Games (Read More)

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