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Lifeform: The sci-fi horror board game for 1-4 players

A project in Manchester, UK by Tristan Hall

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THE sci-fi game of survival horror for up to 4 players who, as an unarmed mining crew, must survive and escape an utterly hostile alien
Backers: 1679
Average Pledge Per Backer: £54

Funded: £90,261 of £20,000
Dates: Mar 29th -> Apr 30th (33 days)
Project By: Tristan Hall
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Latest News

Lifeform Update #17 - Its structural perfection is matched only by its hostility

April 29th - via:
Mayday Valley Forgers!!We have only a matter of hours left on this vessel and things are about to go boom, so strap yourself in and put on your game face, cos ship's about to get real... £68,358 pledged 341% funded 1,365 backers 29 hours to go!!... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #16 - Bring back Lifeform, priority one, all other priorities are rescinded

April 27th - via:
Howdy space miners!! Hot diggity that end goal is closing in fast... Let's pick up our paces (and pieces of crew) as we hurtle towards the escape shuttle before this whole thing goes up... Stats!!£60,189 pledged 300% funded 1,190 backers 3 days to... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #15 - I can't lie to you about your chances...

April 25th - via:
Rules!! You asked for em - and here they are, finally! I discovered new hours of day between 1am and 4am to bring these to you in good time before the campaign ends, so please: have at 'em. And let us know if you catch any errors or typos and I'll... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #14 - Get away from her you b... bloomin' alien monster!

April 23rd - via:
Look out - it's behind you!! Oh no, it was just the cat messing with the heat scanners... How are you feeling today? And if in the UK how many burgers did you manage to tuck into this weekend in those brief moments of sunshine?  Stats!! £55,293... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #13 - In a world where the wind blows cold...

April 21st - via:
Happy Saturday Everyone!! How are you all doing? If you're in the UK I hope you've been enjoying a nice BBQ and taking advantage of both of those degrees Celsius that came out today. It was practically street parties in Manchester! So we smashed out... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #12 - Twelve Dreamers. One Nightmare. The 13th Passenger.

April 19th - via:
Good Evening you delectable dudes you!   Stats £50,313 pledged 251% funded 1,042 backers 10 days to go!! The Countdown is in progression. We are into the final 10 days of the campaign.  We can't believe how fast it has gone!  We will be relying... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #11 - It kills to live, and lives to kill...

April 17th - via:
Wotcha Harry! Is that a new hat?  Cos you are looking swish indeed! Speaking of swish let's check out the... Stats!! So how are we doing today? £48,583 pledged 242% funded 1,010 backers 13 days to go!! Squeaking ever closer to that £50K mark. I... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #10 - In space no one can hear you scream

April 15th - via:
Whassup?? Hope you had (and that you're still having) a wonderful weekend. We had a brief window of sunshine in Manchester yesterday which meant a race to get the BBQ fired up and some sausages, burgers and cocktails on before the inevitable relapse... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #9 - Talking Games!!

April 13th - via:
Howdy you! How are you? It's Friday so I hope you're feeling fantastic and all set for a weekend of gaming, movies, food, music, dancing, beverages and love! Stats!!How are we looking right now? £46,480 pledged 232% funded 965 backers 17 days to... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #8 - You Rules!!

April 11th - via:
Good evening! You're looking particularly gorgeous tonight you lot. A gigantic face-hugging welcome to all of our lovely new backers who've buoyed us up even higher over these last few days, it's fantastic to have you all aboard the Valley Forge.... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #7 - Hands Solo

April 9th - via:
Evening peeps! How's this glorious day found you so far? Scrabbling in the vents looking for extra coolant? Squabbling over the last space suit in the escape shuttle? Wishing you had a power loader to climb into?  I hope so! Stats!! £43,151... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #6 (apparently) - Who Rules? You Rules!

April 7th - via:
Hey you! How's your scanner working? Intermittently, right. Have you tried smashing it against the wall and running for the airlock instead yet? No? I strongly recommend it... Anywho... Here are the STATS - and they are a joy to behold: £41,587... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #4 - Vast, Forbidden Seas of Space

April 5th - via:
Evenin' peeps! How are things wit you?  We are loving the steady pace here, but we could still really do with you sharing and tweeting about the game whenever you get the chance! Let's take a look at those figures shall we? £40,019 pledged 200%... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #3 - Photos and Videos!!

April 3rd - via:
Howdy fellow Valley Forgers! How does this wonderful day find you?  Looking over your shoulder at squealing, inhuman shadows in your torchlight?  We hope so! Apparently one of our Kickstarter updates was hacked on April Fools Day (of all days) by... (Read More)

Chrono-Crew Mega Power Upgrade Pack!!!

April 1st - via:
Hey y'all!!! Just a quick update this morning to let you know that all the Mining Crew characters from Lifeform have now been powered up!!! Previously an ill-equipped team of space miners up against the odds, all of our heroes will now be installed... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #2 - Slaying Stretch Goals!!

March 31st - via:
Hi guys, what are you up to on this fine evening? Tell us your most recently played game (board or video) in the comments - we want to know!! In the meantime let's have a look at how the Lifeform is evolving... £31,848 pledged 159% funded 680... (Read More)

Lifeform Update #1 - FUNDED IN UNDER 8 HOURS!!!

March 29th - via:
Welcome everyone!! Wowsers, what a great start!!!  Where to begin??  Oh, that's right... IT'S COMING RIGHT FOR YOU!!!! No wait, that's not it.  I mean... THANK YOU!!!!!Funded in less than 8 hours??? That is flippin' awesome!!  :O You have shown... (Read More)

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