Royal Bastards

Empires of Zidal Deck Building Board Game

A project in Lafayette, IN by Dog Breath Games

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Lead your empire and people to greatness by training them in the ways of war, commerce, magic, labor, or entertainment.
Backers: 272
Average Pledge Per Backer: $56

Funded: $15,119 of $8,000
Dates: Feb 22nd -> Mar 24th (31 days)
Project By: Dog Breath Games
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Latest News

1st Stretch Goal: Updated Gems

April 7th - via:
Backers, I wanted to let everyone know the next steps in the progression of this project are coming along nicely.  I've received descriptions of the new characters from the 2 backers who bought the "describe the new characters" reward.  These... (Read More)

Fully funded (and then some) at $15,119

March 24th - via:
Well this has been an awesome last week!  The funding finally topped out at $15,119 just a few moments ago.  Thanks again to everyone out there who backed this project and made my first kickstarter such a success.  Your support has really meant a... (Read More)

Second stretch goal reached!

March 23rd - via:
We just reached the $12,000 stretch goal with only about 24 hours left to go!  Now, everyone who bought a game will receive a set of 5 kickstarter exclusive cards (people who ordered multiple game copies will receive multiple sets of the exclusive... (Read More)

New reward added!

March 23rd - via:
At $11,400 we're well on our way to the $12,000 kickstarter exclusive goal!  Because of this I've added one more reward (limit of 5) to be able to name and describe one of the kickstarter exclusive cards!  Get 'em while they're still available! Lee... (Read More)

First stretch goal reached!

March 22nd - via:
Wow!  What a last couple of days.  This project has gone from un-funded at the start of the day Wednesday to funded with the first stretch goal hit as I type this Friday evening.  Very cool!  With a little over 2 days left until the campaign ends... (Read More)

First official game review and stretch goals!

March 20th - via:
We made it!  $8000!  It was a little slow in the middle but we finished with a few days to spare.  I also wanted to update and let everyone know that I finally got a game review and some stretch goals up (better late than never!).  The game... (Read More)

More videos, art, rules, and comments!

March 10th - via:
The second week of this four week campaign has come and gone and the funding has really begin to slow. I'm hoping to give it a bit of a boost by uploading another gameplay video, comments from testers at Purdue University, additional game... (Read More)

Game play videos added

March 2nd - via:
The first week of this four week campaign has come and gone and we're already almost halfway there!  It's a very exciting time for me and I hope the backers out there are also looking forward to a successfully funded campaign.  I've updated the... (Read More)

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