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Masters of the Night: solo and cooperative vampire boardgame

A project in Camaiore, Italy by Ares Games

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The fate of your family will be decided in a few days. Will you turn this city into your domain—or lose it to lesser mortals?
Backers: 1984
Average Pledge Per Backer: $47

Funded: $92,295 of $25,000
Dates: Jan 14th -> Feb 5th (23 days)
Project By: Ares Games
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Latest News

Blood Moon Rising

February 4th - via:
In the City, you cannot ever see the horizon. Tall buildings rise from the ground like the teeth of forgotten gods, hiding the sky. The lights try to make the darkness flee away and hide the sky and the stars. Mortals feat darkness, and they build... (Read More)

Three Wishes for the Masters

February 4th - via:
Masters of the Night, the final hourse of the project, the final hours of the story of Imre and his family (to be featured separately in the next update), and ALL goals are now unlocked! If you take a look at the content of the Premium Edition, we... (Read More)

Relic of the Final Days

February 2nd - via:
Masters of the Night, the final days are upon us. Today, we closed down our booth at the Nuremberg Toy Fair, and tomorrow I will be driving back to Italy. By the time I will be home, the "alarm bell" of the last 48 hours will ring, calling to the... (Read More)

In the Bowels of the City....

January 31st - via:
You wake up. It is dark. Water drips in the distance. The smell. Overwhelming. The smell of human bodies, excrements, fumes, all mixed. People here burn everything they can find to stay warm, no matter how toxic it is. You understand. Their life is... (Read More)

Shadows of a Forgotten Past

January 30th - via:
Masters of the Night, the end of the campaign is getting closer, and between yesterday night and tonight, one more goal was unlocked.  At $ 55,000 of funding, we could unlock the final set of Premium tokens to upgrade your premium edition - Sigil... (Read More)

Yours is the Power... Let's create a District!

January 29th - via:
Masters of the Night fast as the bat, silent as the owl, since last night we unlocked TWO stretch goals, thanks to your support. At $ 51,500, we finally unlocked the relic  escaping us since the beginning of our story, the Soil of the Motherland;... (Read More)

Darkness Falls

January 28th - via:
Masters of the Night, it was a long day, driving all the way from Capezzano (near Lucca, where Ares offices are) to Nurnberg, but we are here at last! Tomorrow, the largest Toy Fair in Europe, but the Masters never sleep, and while I was in the car,... (Read More)

The Blood of your Enemies

January 27th - via:
Masters of the Night, our power rises, day after day, and now we are at a turning point. We just unlocked, at $ 49,000 our first customizable stretch goal, the components you need to create your own custom district tiles; and the next goal represents... (Read More)

Preparing for the War - Another difficult choice

January 26th - via:
Masters of the Night! The Arcane Key is now ours... ... and the ranks of our Army of Darkness are swelling to more than 1000 backers! 1000 backers! Photo from @Jayalderton. We take him on his word :-) This is surely an achievement to celebrate! But... (Read More)

A new threat, a new choice...

January 24th - via:
Masters of the Night, one more night, one more step forward in our campaign. We unlocked a new Premium goal - at 43K we unlocked a set of metal Kill tokens for your vampire deluxe sheets. Now we are finally close to find the Arcane Key, to unlock at... (Read More)

Black Night, Black Souls

January 24th - via:
Masters of the Night, our Kickstarter is in the long stretch between launch and final days, the typically "slower" mid-period of the campaign, but thanks to your amazing support, we are continuing to steadily unlock stretch goals.  Yesterday, as the... (Read More)

The Hunt Begins

January 22nd - via:
Masters of the Night, one more day, one more night, one more stretch goal unlocked! This time, we are upgrading the content of the Premium Edition of Masters of the Night, with deluxe character sheets for all your vampires. We also announced our next... (Read More)

Leaving Chinatown...

January 21st - via:
Masters of the Night, our visit to Chinatown was short, but eventful. It's only a couple of nights since we discovered this new part of the city. And now, thanks to our new stretch goal, we unlocked the full set of Event cards related to this... (Read More)

Tap Your Inner Vampire with Masters of the Night now on Kick Starter!

January 21st - via:
Ares Games is most well known for their wonderful Wings of Glory, Sails of Glory and Battle Star Galactica tactical combat games but now Ares turns its attention to the vampires who haunt our dark dreams with their new design Masters of the Night! (Read More)

A Night in Chinatown

January 20th - via:
Masters of the Night, you have been strong, you have been brave. You have been fighting for us, and we grow stronger. We are ready to leave the safety of the Graveyard, and we dare to enter the narrow streets of Chinatown... Thanks to our funding... (Read More)

The Man in the Graveyard

January 19th - via:
Masters of the Night, the darkness is our friend, and our minions are stronger than ever. We unlocked our first premium stretch goal, and now the Premium edition of Masters of the Night (Vampire pledge) includes a set of 9 minion miniatures, to... (Read More)

The Night Makes Us Stronger...

January 18th - via:
Masters of the Night, night after night, we get stronger. We recover our lost energies, our full power unlocks... and another stretch goal unlocks too! Based on your votes on our previous update, we unlocked a new relic, the Glyph of Protection...... (Read More)

Opened Graves...

January 17th - via:
Welcome, Masters of the Night. Tonight, in the eternal night we live in, another goal was unlocked. The graveyard we entered in might not be the safe place we expected it to be... Three new Event cards are now included in the rewards of all backers,... (Read More)

Darkness falls... And funding is here!

January 16th - via:
Masters of the Night, We are FUNDED! Two days (and two nights...) from our launch, we finally surpassed our goal and we can start looking at what we can add to your rewards if we go farther than this. In our previous update, we asked you to vote the... (Read More)

Into the Dark City, Make Your Choice!

January 16th - via:
Masters of the Night, Are you ready to enter the darkest parts of the city? Now that we are close to funding the game (more than 90% as I write!), we are ready to announce our first stretch goal. We want YOU to help decide what it is - so we will not... (Read More)

Masters of the Night Live on Kickstarter

January 16th - via:
Masters of the Night, published by Ares Games, is a solo/cooperative game for 1-5 players who play as vampires in a clan attempting to regain their former power! (Read More)

The Arrival

January 15th - via:
Welcome, Masters of the Night! It's one day since you arrived in this new, unfamiliar city. You had to wait inside the dark train which stopped at this greasy railway station. Our first minion, a ticket collector which had the misfortune to step into... (Read More)

Masters of the Night

January 15th - via:
Masters of the Night Kickstarter - Solo and cooperative vampire boardgame from Ares Games. (Read More)

Masters of the night, Ares Games dans le rôle de Vlad l’Empaleur !

January 13th - via:
Tiré abruptement d’un sommeil sans rêve par le cliquetis du train, un rapide coup d’œil vous permet de constater que vous êtes enfin arrivé à bon port ; la ville se dresse devant vous. Deviendra-t-elle votre nouveau domaine ou la perdrez-vous au profit de pauvres mortels ? Voici Masters of the night, dès demain sur Kickstarter. (Read More)

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