Wizard Duel: The Magic and Fantasy Card Game

A project in Phoenix, AZ by Finn

Funding Successful

Escape to the wizardry world in this fast-paced 1v1 strategy card game you can learn in 4 minutes and destroy your opponent in 15 min!
Backers: 689
Average Pledge Per Backer: $41

Funded: $28,138 of $5,000
Dates: Aug 28th -> Sep 27th (30 days)
Project By: Finn
Aw shucks, no tags yet. +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.



current pledge level
Last Updated: September 27 @ 09:04 -0400 GMT


of goal
funding period ended


trending toward
Trends are not projections.


of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

Wow - 12 hours left and a thank you message

September 26th - via: kickstarter.com
We have 12 hours left of the Kickstarter. I want to thank you all so much for your encouragement and support. This has been an incredible journey, I've learned so much about running a business and the effort it takes to create something. I know more... (Read More)

Lat 48 Hours of Campaign - PLUS see how great the new dice spin!

September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow!  Just 48 hours left in the campaign and we are so close to hitting the $30,000 stretch goal.  This video has my favorite opening so far!   Check out the new dice we just received AND witness my best die spin of ALL TIME!  Thank you for your... (Read More)

Wizard Duel goes to Disneyland PLUS Live interview with a star!

September 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
For the last week of the campaign, we are in Disneyland to do a live interview with one of the biggest entertainment stars in the world.  We are in   the last week of the Wizard Duel Kickstarter campaign. I'm amazed by how much encouragement and... (Read More)

Video Repost: Deep Thoughts and update

September 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Sorry!  We noticed that the video link did not work on the last update - On deep thought votes and the $30K update. Here it is!  Please vote by comment on your favorite deep thought and let me know which cause is closest to your heart - Stretch... (Read More)

4 days left! Deep thoughts by a wizard and please vote for the $30K stretch goal! 9/22

September 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Only 4 days are left of the campaign and we are getting closer to the $30,000 stretch goal.   This stretch goal is the most exciting one to me! PLUS two votes today - 1st, comment on this update to vote for your favorite deep thought (watch video... (Read More)

$30,000 Stretch Goal: These causes are close to my heart, I want to help others

September 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Stretch goal #3 will be unlocked if together we reach $30,000 in pledges for Wizard Duel!  We are getting closer!  This stretch goal is the most exciting one to me.  Remember, the campaign closes early next Tuesday (6am), so really Monday is our... (Read More)

The Final Week! $30K stretch goal and our decks are ready!

September 20th - via: kickstarter.com
To kick off our FINAL WEEK we want to ANNOUNCE STRETCH GOAL #3 and give a PRODUCTION UPDATE. We are entering our last week of the Kickstarter campaign for Wizard Duel. The pledges so far have far exceeded my expectations - and I thank each of you for... (Read More)

New card is almost here: winner announced, PLUS GOLD FOIL sneak peek

September 20th - via: kickstarter.com
For Stretch Goal #1 I created a new card that will be added to the deck and shipped to all my backers. We've already started that process (see detail below). Also, tomorrow I am going to announce Stretch Goal #3 at $30,000. (BONUS: for a super sneak... (Read More)

Sneak peek on GOLD FOIL collector's cards PLUS Wizard Duel meets a global star

September 18th - via: kickstarter.com
I just approved the artwork for the GOLD FOIL Collector's cards.  One card is included in the ALL IN and the COLLECTOR'S SERIES reward tiers.  They are looking great!  We have 6 cards in the series, with a 7th card being super rare.  I am going... (Read More)

Show and Tell: Hear the full backstory plus a closer look at the card art

September 18th - via: kickstarter.com
I want to tell you about two warring wizard factions, the Locked Realm where powers are hidden and the mysterious world of Arcaven- the only place that the powers can be accessed. This journey started with a story in my head and it has become so much... (Read More)

I want to share a glimpse at the Backstory

September 16th - via: kickstarter.com
People have asked me how I came up with Wizard Duel, and it started with a story.  I have been creating stories as long as I can remember, imagining them in my head and sharing some with my cousins.  But I also want to tell stories with games.... (Read More)

We just hit $20,000 and Stretch Goal #2

September 14th - via: kickstarter.com
We just hit $20,000 and Stretch Goal #2 - Wizard Duel themed d10 dice for all orders!  More details about the dice, plus some slow motion rolls and spin attempts in the video. You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay... (Read More)

Sneak peek- custom d10 dice

September 13th - via: kickstarter.com
We are so close to hitting our stretch goal of $20,000 for all orders to get two d10 dice! We just got our first look at some handmade purple and black marbled dice. I’ll be sending some more photos and videos later but I want to give a first look... (Read More)

Update Day 15: You can name the new card! Plus, My favorite two cards

September 12th - via: kickstarter.com
We hit Stretch Goal #1 and that means one of YOU will choose the name of the new card I am adding to the deck. See details in the video and below.  Also, Stretch goal #2 is at $20,000 and that means 2, d10 counter dice for all orders (Wizard Duel... (Read More)

Update Day 13: Samples are in!

September 10th - via: kickstarter.com
We are almost to the next stretch goal of $20,000 and have over 400 backers! Check out our first look at the samples of the deck (we are really happy with them) and also hear why I am in Las Vegas (#WizardDuelGoes2Vegas). You'll need an HTML5 capable... (Read More)

1st Stretch Goal Met! New card name picked by you!

September 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow, another milestone today - we hit the first stretch goal of $15,000! When I heard that I leaped into the air!  Thank you Backers!   For this stretch goal - I have a new card in development and one of my Backers is going to be able to help name... (Read More)

Day 7 Update: First Look at the Playmat (plus week 1 highlights)!

September 4th - via: kickstarter.com
First look at the Wizard Duel playmat designed by Drrrrck (Derrick Kempf) .  Plus, below the video is a summary of our first week on Kickstarter (thank you Backers!) Playmat First Look! We just received our samples of the playmat that is included in... (Read More)

Day 6 Update: Come See us for free stickers!

September 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Celebrate tonight with me - we hit $13,000 today...Thank you Backers! In tonight's update I am sending out my first podcast (see below), an update on stretch goals and an invite to come see me tomorrow (Saturday)...plus I just finished my first ever... (Read More)

Day 5 update: Wizard Duel across the interwebs!

September 1st - via: kickstarter.com
We are almost to the first stretch goal at $15,000.  Below are some more details about the stretch goal, PLUS I am sharing a great highlight that just came out today, please share with friends - Wizard Duel on Gadget Flow (see below)!  Stretch Goal... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Announced! One lucky winner + Everybody wins!

August 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all so much! We got to $11.5K already!!! We're announcing stretch goals! $15K: New card! - Plus, backers will help us to name it! $2oK: Free counter dice! - High-quality, handmade d10s, for all backers! $30K: To be Announced! See more... (Read More)

Day 3 update: We made it to $10k! Also, deep thoughts vote

August 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you backers for getting us to $10K, a huge milestone!  We are announcing our stretch goal tomorrow -> for now, watch the video and let me know your favorite deep thought (my dad has a Jack Handy book he let me read). You'll need an HTML5... (Read More)

Day 2 update! Let's make it to $10K!

August 29th - via: kickstarter.com
A few quick updates for today in this video...But first, my dad thinks I am the youngest, fastest funded creator in Kickstarter...wow! (not sure if that is the case) Almost to $10,000, can you send 1 message and share? 2 or 3 stretch goals..hint: we... (Read More)

Day 1 - over 160% funded! Thank you to all

August 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Day 1: 6am launch,  100% funded by 11a, Launch party 4p - 6p, amazed and thankful for the support! Next up: Stretch goals! You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

WOW! We funded in under 5 hours! Thank you!

August 28th - via: kickstarter.com
WOW, I am so humbled, excited and grateful for all my supporters!  (Read More)

We are live! Thanks for helping me live my dream!

August 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow, this is pretty nerve wracking to launch!  Thank you for your help.  (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!