Corsair Leader

A project in Upland, CA by Dan Verssen Games

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CORSAIR LEADER is a solitaire board game putting you in the cockpits of US Navy and Marine aircraft battling the Japanese during WWII!
Backers: 872
Average Pledge Per Backer: $123

Funded: $106,839 of $17,000
Dates: Jan 10th -> Feb 1st (22 days)
Project By: Dan Verssen Games
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Latest News

P-40 Warhawks!

February 1st - via:
So... I go to bed for a few hours, and you guys smashed every Stretch Goal in sight! Thank you!!! As this amazing campaign comes into our final hours, here's one more that people have asked for, and is also one of my favorites from the early war...... (Read More)

You Have Spoken!

January 31st - via:
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We're Going to Need a Bigger Box!

January 31st - via:
We're into our FINAL DAY!    (Read More)

Final Stretch Goal!

January 31st - via:
Sooo.... you guys are really good a this whole "Crushing Stretch Goals" thing! We have time to sneak in one more Stretch Goal before the Corsairs come in to land. Which WWII Campaign would you like to see added? Post your favorites in the Corsair... (Read More)

Command an Island Airfield!

January 30th - via:
We're into our last 48 Hours and we have a NEW Stretch Goal! Pledge to command your own island airfield!  (Read More)


January 30th - via:
After we announced the larger 22" x 17" Mounted Display Sheet and Neoprene Mats, we received a great deal of feedback from our pledgers, almost all negative.  Players were concerned over the table space required by the new Display.   Here is what... (Read More)

Carrier Ops Sheet!

January 29th - via:
The next step in the design process! What do you think?   We are into the final days of the Kickstarter, and we need your help to bring these birds safely back to the carrier!    (Read More)

Smashing Stretch Goals!

January 27th - via:
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Flight Stands!

January 26th - via:
Added by popular demand! Tumbling Dice Flight Stands!    (Read More)


January 25th - via:
We are happy to announce you can add Miniatures to your games! A whole bunch of amazing miniatures! Scaled to fit on the Display Map and add a new level of excitement to your games!    (Read More)

Updated Rulebook Posted!

January 24th - via:
I just uploaded the latest rulebook to the Kickstarter Rulebook link!   Please take a look, it is really coming along!   Only 8 days left to get this amazing game that is now overflowing with Kickstarter goodness!  (Read More)

Historical Stretch Goal!

January 22nd - via:
A fantastic historical addition to Corsair Leader due to the generosity of Robert Davis!    (Read More)

Carrier Ops Sheet - The next step in the design

January 19th - via:
The next step in the design process. Starting to get some procedures and descriptions in place. Looks like we're going to need a bigger sheet!    (Read More)

Stretch Goals SMASHED!!!

January 19th - via:
You have bombed, torpedoed, and shot down a ace's worth of Stretch Goals this week! Thank you! This has allowed us to add all the fun extras we never thought we'd be able to put in the box! In other news... An announcement is on the way! It's pretty... (Read More)

Tactical Display Changes!

January 15th - via:
We heard your suggestions and implemented them! Let us know what you think of the new Tactical Display! New Tactical Display    (Read More)

1st Day - Double Funded!

January 12th - via:
Not only did you fund Corsair Leader in the 1st Day - you DOUBLE FUNDED it! We are smashing Stretch Goals, and will soon post more! Thank you for all your support for our game, and we are posting daily updates for the components and rulebook to keep... (Read More)

Who wants Miniatures?

January 11th - via:
Hey everyone, We have heard some requests for miniatures and want to get a better idea of how many people want them to see if we can get enough interest to produce them. With that being said, you will get a couple of each of the major planes in the... (Read More)


January 11th - via:
I cannot believe the tremendous response from everyone! YOU FUNDED THIS GAME... in HOURS!!! We are smashing Stretch Goals and there is even more to come! The one thing most mentioned is the P-38 operation to shoot down Admiral Yamamoto's plane. I am... (Read More)

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