Robot Quest Arena Deckbuilding Game

A project in Framingham, MA by Robert Dougherty

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An arena battle game with awesome robot minis from the creators of Star Realms! Upgrade your bot, maneuver, and blast your opponents!
Backers: 5779
Average Pledge Per Backer: $82

Funded: $475,519 of $25,000
Dates: May 25th -> Jun 17th (24 days)
Project By: Robert Dougherty
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Latest News

Robot Quest Arena Unboxing

September 16th - via:
Robot Quest is a game of robot warfare in a team of 2 and 2 players. Your battery card provides you the energy you need to move, power your weapons, and purchase new cards for your deck. Navigate around the arena and blast your opponents to score points. (Read More)

Two More Stretch Goals Unlocked So Far Today!

June 17th - via:
We are in the final hours of this Kickstarter campaign and we are really blowing through the stretch goals! We've unlocked two already today! Two Air Cannon Promo Cards Are Now Yours! Three Loot Box Game Tiles Are Now Yours! Let's see how many more... (Read More)

Three More Stretch Goals Unlocked!

June 16th - via:
Since our update yesterday, we've unlocked the 375K Stretch Goal, the 400K Stretch Goal, and the photo likes Social Stretch Goal! WOW! The Saw Trap Game Tile is now yours! The Command V and Command X Promo Cards are now yours! The Advanced... (Read More)

New Social Stretch Goal!

June 15th - via:
Hi Backers, Time for a fun social Stretch Goal! We need 1,000 likes to photos to unlock this Social Stretch Goal. Likes to what photos you ask? Your photos! You can post a photo with a Robot Quest Arena... (Read More)

Two Stretch Goals Unlocked!

June 13th - via:
Two Stretch Goals unlocked on the same day! Two Grease Gun Promo Cards and 3 Slick Game Tiles Are Now Yours! We've passed 350K, unlocking a sweet Promo Card and Tile combo Stretch Goal, AND we've unlocked our Social Stretch Goal! And You Now Have Two... (Read More)

Social Stretch Goal SO Close!

June 12th - via:
Hi backers, I hope you are all having a great weekend! I just wanted to do a quick update to let you know we getting really close to unlocking our Social Stretch Goal. Click here to see the update with instructions for completing this Social Stretch... (Read More)

325K Stretch Goal Unlocked, Social Stretch Goal Update, and Online Coverage!

June 10th - via:
Another Stretch Goal Unlocked! Two Hypercharge Promo Cards Are Now Yours! Our next Stretch Goal is another big one! Two Promo Cards AND Three Game Tiles To Unlock! Help us keep these Stretch Goals coming! Tell your friends about this Kickstarter and... (Read More)

Social Stretch Goal!

June 9th - via:
We've been unlocking Stretch Goals at an incredible pace, and we want to keep that momentum going as we approach the final week of this campaign. The best way to make that happen is for you, the backers, to let your friends and the gaming community... (Read More)

300K Stretch Goal Unlocked and Load Balancing Spoiler

June 7th - via:
Another Stretch Goal unlocked! This Kickstarter is really blowing up! Two Grenade Promo Cards Are Now Yours! Next up Hypercharge:  Give Your Bot a Massive Boost With These Hypercharge Promo Cards! Let's keep the Stretch Goals coming! Please share... (Read More)

275K Stretch Goal Unlocked, Laser Cannon Spoiler

June 4th - via:
Another Stretch Goal Unlocked! We're on a roll! Two Roller Skates Promo Cards are now yours! Next up: Grenades! Don't stand too close! These one-time-use attack cards pack a real wallop! How many Stretch Goals can we unlock before this campaign ends?... (Read More)


June 3rd - via:
Add-ons are now available! Card Sleeves Keep your cards in perfect condition with Robot Quest Arena card sleeves.  Sleeves With The Robot Quest Arena Card Back The 300 sleeve deal is enough  to cover all the cards in the High Tech tier including... (Read More)

250K, New Stretch Goal, and Meet Riya and Pug!

June 2nd - via:
Wow! We are on fire! Eight days into this Kickstarter and we are already at 250K! Amazing! THANK YOU backers!!! You've unlocked an awesome Stretch Goal this time:  Two Glue Gun Promo Cards and Three Glue Tiles Are Now Yours! Next up is a Promo Card... (Read More)

225K! Stretch Goal Unlocked! Video Interview with Paul Waite

May 31st - via:
WOW, we are cruising! $225K and another Stretch Goal unlocked. Two System Analysis promo cards are now yours! Unlocked! Our next Stretch Goal, in honor of reaching a quarter million, is a big one!  2 Promo Cards and 3 Tiles in One Stretch Goal! Two... (Read More)

Wise Wizard Games Drops Kickstarter for ROBOT QUEST ARENA Deckbuilding and Miniature Game

May 31st - via:
Wise Wizard Games has launched a Kickstarter for their next game called Robot Quest Arena. The game appears to combine a deckbuilding card game with a miniatures combat and strategy game. Each player controls a robot in the arena and battle it out for points and striving to be the last bot standing. (Read More)

Game Designer Interviews

May 30th - via:
Another amazing day on the Robot Quest Arena Kickstarter! We are well on our way to unlocking our next Stretch Goal; 2 System Analysis Promo Cards. Help get there by sharing this Kickstarter link in Facebook Groups and on your personal social media:... (Read More)

200K!!! Stretch Goal Unlocked, New Stretch Goal Revealed, and Pug Has Fun With Boomerang!

May 29th - via:
We've passed $200K and are still going strong! Stretch Goal unlocked! You've added 2 Pellet Gun promo cards to your arsenal! Next Stretch Goal: 2 System Analysis Promo Cards! Amazing progress everyone! We are unlocking these Stretch Goals like... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked and Card Preview - Electrified Plating

May 28th - via:
We are now on day four of this Kickstarter and you've unlocked another Stretch Goal! Two Rocket Powered Skateboard promo cards are now yours!  Next Stretch Goal: 2 Pellet Gun Promo Cards! Let's keep up the momentum and keep knocking out those... (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Roundup

May 28th - via:
Deck-building with adorable battle bots! This game, from the makers of Star Realms, is an arena battle where you build up your robots, trying to attack others and defend yourself at the same time. Um, Actually is a geeky game show from CollegeHumor, and they’ve worked with Wiggles3D to make a trivia card game. The “host” each round reads a statement about pop culture—fantasy, cartoons, sci-fi, comics, you name it—that has an error in it. (Read More)

Jess’s Fave Five Kickstarters of the Week 5/28/21

May 28th - via:
Did someone say deckbuilding robot battling with adorable minis? Robot Quest Arena puts players in the roles of robot techs who battle to see who is the best tech in the world. Mermaid Mayhem is an underwater, dungeon-crawler of a sort, where players lead a party of mermaids to fight against monsters and other mermaids in a race to claim treasures from the deep. (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked and Meet Petri & Jari

May 27th - via:
We have unlocked another Stretch Goal. The Gumball Machine game tile is now yours! Next Stretch Goal: 2 Rocket-Powered Skateboard Promo Cards! We've have a lot more Stretch Goals planned. Help unlock them all by telling your friends about this... (Read More)

People Behind the Meeples - Episode 282: Paul Waite

May 27th - via:
This week's interview is with Paul Waite, codesigner of the latest game from Wise Wizard Games, Robot Quest Arena! This deck-building game incorporates a board with cool robot miniatures that battle each other, like a board game version of Battlebots or Robot Wars, that he designed with Robert Dougherty, the creator of Star Realms. (Read More)

Another Stretch Goal Unlocked! Missile Barrage and Gumball Machine Spoilers

May 26th - via:
We've unlocked yet another Stretch Goal! Missile Barrage is now yours!  Next Up - The Gumball Machine Game Tile! We love to hear from you all in the comments section. There have been a lot of great ideas for the game and for this Kickstarter. For... (Read More)

New Deckbuilding Game with Fully Painted Miniatures from the Creators of Star Realms

Wise Wizard Games LLC, the makers of Star Realms, announced that they have launched Robot Quest Arena, a new deckbuilding game, on Kickstarter, and were over 400% funded on the first day. Wise Wizard Games has raised over $4.5M on Kickstarter to date, and they are super excited to offer their first game with miniatures. (Read More)

Amazing First Day! 400% Funded, Multiple Stretch Goals Unlocked!

May 25th - via:
What an amazing first day!  Not only did we reach our goal, we blew past it and unlocked 8 Kickstarter Exclusive promo cards!  Our next Stretch Goal is the extremely powerful one-per-deck Missile Barrage Promo Card! And we've got a lot more promo... (Read More)

Wise Wizard Games Launches Robot Quest Arena Kickstarter

May 25th - via:
Robot Quest Arena is a new deckbuilding game from Wise Wizard Games. In the game, 2-4 players battle to be the best Robot Tech in the world. You control, protect, and upgrade your pot as you fight to knock out other competitors. (Read More)

Press Release: Robot Quest Arena on Kickstarter

May 25th - via:
Robot Quest Arena is a deckbuilding game of robot battles! Do you have what it takes to be the best Robot Tech in the world? Control your battlebot miniature with the skills of your driver and the cards in your deck! Acquire powerful new upgrades for your bot. Destroyed bots respawn each round, so you’re never out of the action! (Read More)

‘Arena battle’ board game from Magic: The Gathering creator on the way from newly-renamed Star Realms studio

March 16th - via:
Robot Quest Arena is a board game that has players using their decks to pilot a battle bot miniature to destroy their opponent’s robots and acquire new upgrades. Any destroyed bots are respawned at the beginning of each round, meaning that players can expect to experience very little downtime. (Read More)

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