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Trickerion – Dahlgaard’s Academy and Collector’s Edition

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Mindclash Games

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Become a legendary illusionist in Trickerion’s first major expansion, also available in a Kickstarter-only Collector’s Edition
Backers: 6866
Average Pledge Per Backer: $84

Funded: $574,367 of $30,000
Dates: Jun 14th -> Jun 28th (15 days)
Project By: Mindclash Games
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Latest News

Mystery at the Academy - Epilogue

June 28th - via:
Maybe this fellow is truly the reincarnation of Dahlgaard, maybe he is just an odd one, but there is no denying it: he managed to decipher most of the Magnificent’s notes and riddles with your help, and understood the legend’s ultimate secret in... (Read More)

Update #14: The Grand Finale - Signature Tricks Added, The Dawn of Technology, The Final Stretch Goal

June 27th - via:
Most esteemed Magician community,   I, Dahlgaard’s Heir, have summoned you here today to personally express my gratitude for what you’ve done for our beloved city.  This past period shall be rightfully remembered as the Golden Age of Magoria -... (Read More)

Mystery at the Academy - Chapter 5

June 27th - via:
 After dialing the correct numbers on the panel, a platform unhinges in front of the globe. “Wonderful” says the man smiling at you. “After you, my fellow magicians… Our destiny awaits…” You step on the platform and it soon lifts you... (Read More)

Update #12: Designer Spotlight: AMA with David, Benjamin Tieman on Solo Design

June 25th - via:
Before we head into the rush of the final 48 hours, we would like to post an update with a slightly different theme. Today, we are focusing on the designers behind Dahlgaard's Academy: David Turczi, the lead designer, and Benjamin Tieman, the... (Read More)

Mystery at the Academy - Chapter 4

June 25th - via:
 “Excellent work!” You hear the Inspector’s enthusiastic voice from somewhere among the terribly real statues as he is returning to you. “I still can’t believe how you do it, but you were right again. We indeed found a statue that looked... (Read More)

Update #10: New Set of Stretch Goals; Revealing the Workshop Contraptions Module

June 24th - via:
With the conclusion of the third wing's renovation close at hand, Magoria's Chief Architect, in accordance with the Heir, has agreed to open the fourth and final wing to the public. Morale is soaring as volunteers are beginning their work on the... (Read More)

Mystery at the Academy - Chapter 3

June 22nd - via:
 As you browse through the paintings, you find Joseph Wright’s Academy by Lamplight, at last! You start examining the painting, leaning instinctively closer, your breath barely caresses the picture, when smoke starts to rise from it and in the... (Read More)

Update #8: Halfway There! Ant Lab Games Playthrough Video, Upcoming Reddit AMA with David, the Designer

June 22nd - via:
With the first week of the campaign now behind us, we couldn't be happier with how things are going. Despite of its shorter duration, this campaign might just become our most successful Kickstarter to date. We have already reached 14 Stretch Goals... (Read More)

Mystery at the Academy - Chapter 2

June 21st - via:
 After you deciphered the letters, you realize that they point to the first book written by Houdini, The Right Way to Do Wrong: An Exposé of Successful Criminals. You reach for the book, after moving it ever so slightly, you immediately hear... (Read More)

Mystery at the Academy - Chapter 1

June 19th - via:
After reading the letter from the Inspector, you decided to accept the invitation and you quickly headed to the Academy to look into what was really going on there. A middle-aged man greets you and your fellow magicians in the Library of the... (Read More)

Update #5: New Major Stretch Goal - Velvet Collector Box Lid, Solo Video by JPlay

June 18th - via:
The past weekend has been beyond amazing. Not only did we blaze through the third set of stretch goals, but almost exactly 72 hours after launch, we’ve exceeded the funding of the original Trickerion campaign. It was quite an emotional moment for... (Read More)

Mystery at the Academy - Prologue

June 17th - via:
The reconstruction works at the Academy proceeded as planned: rooms were painted, statues restored, all kind of indoor elements replaced. But few days ago, the workers started to complain about strange happenings. Tools disappeared, furniture... (Read More)

Update #3: New Stretch Goals, Big Box Addon, The Thoughts Behind the Collector’s Edition

June 15th - via:
In Magoria, the city of illusion, nothing’s what it seems, and you learn to expect the unexpected. But even so, the fact that a little over 24 hours after launch we have rebuilt yet another wing of the Academy and unlocked the second full set of... (Read More)

Update #2: Onwards to New Stretch Goals!

June 14th - via:
It is hard to believe that it took a mere three hours for you to make it to the $100000 stretch goal, unlocking the double-decker plastic trays! This is definitely a new record :) Now that he first wing of the Academy is fully renovated, let's take... (Read More)

Update #1: The Magic Beyond!

June 14th - via:
What an incredible launch!   Less then 3 hours into the campaign, and we already smashed through all of our first 3 stretch goals! After a launch like this, we can’t help but develop some nostalgic feelings.  Three and a half years ago true... (Read More)

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