Castles of Mad King Ludwig Collector's Edition

Hostage Negotiator: Career

A project in Nashville, TN by A.J. Porfirio

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An expansion that introduces an overarching campaign for the Hostage Negotiator solitaire game!
Backers: 2500
Average Pledge Per Backer: $77

Funded: $193,461 of $40,000
Dates: Apr 30th -> May 17th (18 days)
Project By: A.J. Porfirio
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Latest News

Final Hours

May 17th - via:
The finish line for the campaign is in sight! This has been an incredibly fun campaign and we have had a great time with you. We especially appreciate everyone who participated in the mini-career. Following along with your careers on BGG and on... (Read More)

$150K achieved! And the conclusion of the Mini-Career

May 15th - via:
Wow! We were really hoping to hit $150K before the final 48 hours, and we did it! Hitting 200K won't be easy, but I really want to design another Finale Pack, so it will happen one way or the other. The difference is you will all get it FREE if we... (Read More)

The Chief Negotiator Card unlocked! Year 3 of the Mini-Career continues...

May 13th - via:
Don't mess with the Chief! Congrats on unlocking another Negotiator Card!  Year 3: Career Event Phase Let's get right into it... . . Losing an officer in the line of duty is never easy, and it reminds you of your own mortality. Your decision here... (Read More)

Another Year Zero card unlocked! Let's begin Mini-Career Year 3...

May 10th - via:
Another stretch goal unlock!  And you all get another Year Zero card to go along with everything else. We've got another very cool SG at 140K and then a real mega one at $150K with Demand Pack #2! That's another pack for everyone absolutely free so... (Read More)

Hostage Negotiator: Career - Final Expansion to the Award Winning Solo Game!

May 10th - via:
Hostage Negotiator is a solo board game franchise dating back to 2014. Over 1100 backers have supported the original campaign and now we can witness the final expansion called  (Read More)

More unlocked stretch goals and announcing Stretch Goals up to $200K

May 9th - via:
We are loving these stretch goal unlocks! We hope you are too! Let's see... Well those are some cool stretch goals! And now we are announcing the next set of stretch goals all the way up to $200K... So as you can see there are more awesome goodies to... (Read More)

Another Stretch Goal Unlocked and Finishing Year 2

May 6th - via:
Another Career Year 0 card unlocked! The campaign continues to charge ahead and we've unlocked another Year 0 card! The next reward will be the SiCkO meeple. It will be great to have a meeple of the iconic HN villain! Mini-Career - Wrapping up Year 2... (Read More)

Incognito meeple and Frustration Die unlocked! Metal Dice and the Mini-Career Continues...

May 3rd - via:
More stretch goals have been unlocked!  Everyone will be getting the Incognito meeple and the Frustration Die!  We are very excited about this, as well as, the upcoming stretch goals. We will probably release the next batch of stretch goals if/when... (Read More)

Let me throw some facts at you! And one opinion... plus more stretch goals and Year 2 of the mini-Career begins!

May 1st - via:
FACTS: 1. Hostage Negotiator: Career had Van Ryder Game's highest Day 1 backer count of any project we've done. 2. It had the highest Day 1 dollar funding amount of any project we have done. 3. YOU helped unlock the Bonus Goal by crushing it with... (Read More)

Funded! A thank you, a few things, and continuing the mini-career!

April 30th - via:
Amidst the chaos and excitement of a launch day, I sit here reflecting and pondering the words to type to properly thank you. You, being, the backers, the gamers who've bought HN at conventions or at retail, the retailers that have supported our... (Read More)

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