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- Cave Pilot 55 - the Arcade Card Game

A project in Leeuwarden, Netherlands by Martijn Weterings

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Tactical, highly replayable game, where 1-4 players race their high-tech bat-planes through a gauntlet cave
Backers: 209
Average Pledge Per Backer: €60

Funded: €12,611 of €12,500
Dates: May 29th -> Jun 28th (30 days)
Project By: Martijn Weterings
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Latest News

> 101% funded!! Thanks to you backers!!

June 28th - via:
Yeehaaaaa!! Cave Pilot 55 is funded thanks to you guys!! We are immensely grateful for your support to a great idea that we can make into a real tabletop game now! Thanks!  (Read More)

Social reward two and three unlocked

June 26th - via:
Because we have more than 50 fans on Board Game Geek, the second social reward is unlocked. A beautiful Cave Card with Giant Stag Beetles!! Thanks to you! Because we have had such a tremendous support from the present Cave Pilot 55 backers and the... (Read More)

Social reward unlocked!!

June 23rd - via:
Dear Backers, From several backers all over the world, we got the message that although they liked the Board to Death video on YouTube, the number of likes did not increase beyond 46 likes. Because of that, we decided to unlock our first social... (Read More)

Pledging for friends

June 21st - via:
Only during the last few days of the campaign we have opened a new pledge: the 'Cave Duo'. This pledge is limited to 25 backers, especially for friends that collectively want to support our campaign with a bit of discount. For 48 euro you and your... (Read More)

Why did we use bat-planes in our game?

June 20th - via:
And no it did not have anything to do with the batman movies....... The idea was actually born during the early development of the game. We thought that players had to be able to see the game work in front of them. the Holtzman bypass Cave Pilot 55... (Read More)

Huge monster cards. How do they work?

June 17th - via:
In this update we will talk a bit about the use of the huge monster cards. The huge monster card needs some space to move. To make some extra space, slide the cave ceiling and cave bottom outward to create a small corridor. This corridor can be used... (Read More)

Some anticipatory pleasure of playing Cave Pilot 55 yourself !!

June 15th - via:
Since we've started to develop the idea of Cave Pilot 55, we have been play testing our game with many many friends in scruffy attics, in between beer cans and on top of pizza trays. We have been demonstrating our game at various international... (Read More)

The final two weeks of the Cave Pilot 55 campaign

June 14th - via:
Dear Backers, We are more than halfway the target. For the final two weeks we have added several things to the campaign: - 2 additional social rewards - 1 extra add-on (2 sets of Particle Clouds) - 1 extra pledge level (Cave Menace) and we've changed... (Read More)

Social stretch reward

June 9th - via:
Dear backers, Let us collect this social stretch reward. These Giant Stag Beetles affect the surrounding cave cards, making them a bit harder to beat.  (Read More)

We are more than halfway !!

June 6th - via:
Dear Backers, Eight days after the start of our campaign, we are already more than halfway our target, thanks to your endless support !! Tell your friends.......    (Read More)

Faction cards available

June 2nd - via:
These cards enhance game play, as you can collect special bonusses and even some remarkable upgrades. Add some extra flavoured in-depth experience to Cave Pilot 55. The Faction cards are available as an add-on.  (Read More)

We have (more than) 100 backers!

June 1st - via:
Dear backers, Good news! We have passed over 100 backers and Kickstarter loves our project........ We also love Kickstarter.......    (Read More)

First days of the Kickstarter

May 31st - via:
Dear backers, It has been a wonderful first two days of our campaign. We are at about 26% of the funding target and we still have some days to go. Thank you all for your support !!! Fantastic !!! Let's have look at one of the Faction cards, which we... (Read More)

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