Tokyo Sidekick

A project in Portland, OR by Japanime Games

Cancelled by Creator

Heroes can’t go it alone-every Hero needs a sidekick! Tokyo Sidekick is a cooperative board game for 2-4 players from Japanime Games.
Backers: 351
Average Pledge Per Backer: $87

Funded: $30,370 of $50,000
Dates: Jul 21st -> Aug 6th (17 days)
Project By: Japanime Games
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Latest News

Update #4.0 - Last Day.

July 24th - via:
Hey guys! This is a tough update to write, but we're focusing on being excited for the future. Once this goes out, we will be suspending the campaign for a relaunch next month. The entire team here has been extremely excited about this game - we love... (Read More)

Update #3.0 - Day Three - Unfiltered Gamer Review!

July 23rd - via:
Hey guys! We're up to 58%! We appreciate your support! Just a quick update tonight - Unfiltered Gamer is one of my favorite channels and their review and chat about Tokyo Sidekick arrived today! Check out what they have to say, and if you get a... (Read More)

Update #2.1 - Day Two - The Slow Burn and an Expansion Component Update

July 22nd - via:
Hey guys! The needle is slowly moving - we're up to 52%! We appreciate all the support you've given so far! We were hoping to have a couple more reviews by now, but we know the reviewers are busy and only just got our advance copies, so we should... (Read More)

Update #2.0 - Day Two - Digging into Tokyo Sidekick!

July 22nd - via:
Hey guys! BIG UPDATE AHEAD - BE READY FOR PICTURES! I've seen a few people asking for more details about the game and acrylics, as well as the pledge tiers, so we're going to chatter a bit about some more in-depth information today! We've also got an... (Read More)

Tokyo Sidekick (Kickstarter)

July 22nd - via:
The basics are that it is a mid-weight, cooperative game for 2-4 players. It’s not a pure deckbuilding game, but that’s one of the primary mechanics. With each player using their choice of heroes and sidekicks, as well as multiple potential big baddies at the end, there’s a ton of replayability here. (Read More)

Tokyo Sidekick Brings Superheroes, Sidekicks, and Kaiju Menances to Kickstarter

July 22nd - via:
If you like a little superhero action in your board games, then Japanime Games has the perfect title for your next gaming get-together. That would be their newest title Tokyo Sidekick, which has players controlling their own dynamic duo of heroes as they seek to protect the city from villains, supervillains, and Kaiju-style menaces, and the game is live on Kickstarter right now! (Read More)

Update #1.0 - Day One - Go Talk at Jackson!

July 21st - via:
Hey guys! Welcome to the Tokyo Sidekick campaign! We're thrilled to have you here and appreciate your support! So far, you guys have managed to raise almost 45% of the funding total and we're not even a full day in yet! You're amazing. =) A few of... (Read More)

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