KAPOW! The fast & furious super-powered buildable dice game!

A project in Sudbury, MA by Robert Dougherty

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A fast & furious dice game from the creator of Star Realms. Secretly allocate customizable dice to attack, defend & power up!
Backers: 1330
Average Pledge Per Backer: $77

Funded: $101,912 of $50,000
Dates: Nov 10th -> Dec 3rd (24 days)
Project By: Robert Dougherty
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Latest News

Final Push to Unlock W0rm!

December 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Since our update yesterday, we've unlocked the 30 Grey Blank Faces. Thank you backers! And now we are oh-so-close to unlocking our big 100K Stretch Goal: Please let your friends know about this Kickstarter so they don't miss out (and to help unlock... (Read More)

Tough Nut Lore!

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
-Story written by Danny Mandel  “Bam!” Steve shouted, and smashed his gauntlet into the creature’s face. The thing’s head exploded, splashing green goop against his welding helmet. There was one creature left, and it looked just like the... (Read More)

Quintessa Unlocked!

December 1st - via: kickstarter.com
We are going into the final 48 hours of this campain strong! We've blown past the 1,000 backer threshold and unlocked Quintessa! Quintessa is unlocked! Galactic justice shall be restored! Now that you've unlocked her, behold her full art: Quintessa:... (Read More)

Bonus Stretch Goal!

November 30th - via: kickstarter.com
We've added a Bonus Stretch Goal! Help us get to 1,000 backers and unlock this awesome new hero! Quintessa has come to earth tracking the interstellar villain known as "W0rm". Upon her arrival, she discovered the citizens of this pre-Type 1 world... (Read More)

New Mega-Hero Unlocked!

November 29th - via: kickstarter.com
The Mega-Hero Porcupine is Unlocked! Strong enough to take on two villains at the same time, this two-ton mega-hero is unlocked and ready to save the day! The TEAM-UP tier now comes with FOUR Kickstarter Exclusive Supers: Halfmoon, Triple Alpha,... (Read More)

You Can Back Both Volumes of the Dice Game KAPOW! on Kickstarter Now

November 26th - via: geektyrant.com
White Wizard Games has their customizable dice game, KAPOW! out on Kickstarter right now. You play as a superhero or supervillain and then it’s rolling dice while being able to also use panels to create custom dice to help your strategy. (Read More)

KAPOW! Solo Playthrough Video

November 21st - via: kickstarter.com
I did a live solo playthrough today. Check out the video here.  Here is a closer look at 235's Solo Super Board so you can follow along. Jump over to the  comments page if you have any questions. THANK YOU for backing KAPOW!!! -Rob  (Read More)

Solo & Cooperative Play!

November 18th - via: kickstarter.com
YES! We've unlocked Solo and Cooperative play!  I'm super excited about this Stretch Goal! We will now create automated play for every hero and villain in the game. This means you will be able to solo play every single matchup in the game. That's 21... (Read More)

3 Great Board Games Worth Checking Out on Kickstarter Right Now

November 17th - via: kick.agency
Recently White Wizard Games, known especially for their cult status game Star Realms, has picked up a 2019 game called Kapow! to rework and republish it. Escape the Dark Castle was the first series of atmospheric, black and white adventure games with lots of depth and intriguing story. Escape the Dark Sector is a sequel, and right now it’s getting not one… but 4 expansions funded through KS. (Read More)

KAPOW! by White Wizard Games - Interview

November 17th - via: boardgamestories.com
This was a team effort, with the KAPOW! team taking the lead on design, and our team taking the lead on development. I would say the biggest challenge was that we couldn’t actually meet up and play since the pandemic began. I would have loved to be able to play together in person with the team more. (Read More)

KAPOW! Second Edition Changes

November 13th - via: kickstarter.com
We've had questions from current KAPOW! players (who own the first edition of KAPOW! published in 2019 by 2 Ton Porcupine) about the changes we've made to the second edition. In this update, I'll tell you what we changed and why... Everyone at White... (Read More)


November 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Two days after launch and WE ARE FUNDED!!!  THANK YOU BACKERS!!! Now we have 21 days to work on Stretch Goals! Next up: Solo and Co-Op Play! Help keep the momentum going by telling your friends about this awesome game. Please share this Kickstarter... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Announced! Solo & Co-op, New Characters and More!

November 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Just one day in and we are already 80% funded! THANK YOU backers! Let's keep the momentum going to reach the goal and start unlocking Stretch Goals!  Please share this Kickstarter in Facebook Groups and on your personal social media to help spread... (Read More)

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