Cult of the Deep

A project in Lincoln, NE by B.A. Games

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4-8 player hidden role dice game. You are a cultist, establishing your faction's rise to power as you fight over rituals and monsters.
Backers: 825
Average Pledge Per Backer: $53

Funded: $43,351 of $15,000
Dates: Feb 2nd -> Mar 3rd (30 days)
Project By: B.A. Games
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Latest News

Over 35k and RISING!

March 2nd - via:
Smashed $35,000! Congratulations! You all smashed through the $35,000 stretch goal over the weekend and have already gotten a strong foothold on breaking the 40k goal. $35,000: Individually embroidered bags that add a deluxe feel and provide help... (Read More)

Nearing The Final Stretch

February 27th - via:
We are nearing the final leg of the race and here is a quick update before we hit the weekend. Link Click Challenge On the 1000 click challenge: 705/1000. Over 700! Here is the link: Remember, we now have less than a week... (Read More)

Top 10 on KickTraq Again, Revealed Stretch Goals

February 25th - via:
Top 10 On KickTraq Nice job! I know you are out there helping to make this happen. We made top 10 on KickTraq! This has unlocked another social stretch goal and we will be adding an alternate Character Card to the game. This brings us to a total now... (Read More)

9 Days and Counting

February 22nd - via:
Hope everyone had a great weekend! We are in the final stretch of the Kickstarter and your help and support has been awesome. Game Times This Week This week, we will be hosting games on our Discord server to play games of Cult of the Deep. We will be... (Read More)

$30K Stretch Goal Unlocked

February 19th - via:
$30,000 Unlocked! Incredible work! We have unlocked the $30k stretch goal, which was: Embossing, UV Spotting, and adding a colored lining for the game box UV Spotting on the backs of all the cards A new Sigil Card We will be having another vote... (Read More)

You did it!

February 17th - via:
Top 3 On Kicktraq You all did some excellent work yesterday with the clicks, the comments, and bringing the traffic to our Kickstarter page. We made it all the way to Top 3! Excellent work! We have unlocked another alternate Character Card for use in... (Read More)

Top 10 on Kicktraq!

February 16th - via:
Top 10! Thanks to your efforts we made Top 10 and the day isn't even over yet! Here is a screenshot from today at 12:30pm Central (UTC-6): You all have done a great job so far! What do you think though? Can we keep going!? How Can I Help? This is how... (Read More)

3 Best Ongoing Kickstarter Board Game Campaigns - February 2021

February 16th - via:
Cult of the Deep, designed by Sam Stockton, is a game about members of a cult. The game was designed for 4 to 8 players and like you might be expecting, each of them knows only about their own role and their ultimate goal. The name “Human Punishment” may ring a bell for tabletop game players, especially if they enjoy deduction games with many people participating. Castles of Mad King Ludwig was released back in 2014 and instantly became crazily popular with board gaming people. (Read More)

New Social Stretch Goal Tomorrow, Voting Continues

February 15th - via:
Hope everyone had a great weekend! I am amazed by all of you and want to thank you for joining us on this Kickstarter. Thank you. New Social Stretch Goal We unfortunately didn't get a chance to unlock the alternate Merchant card because we were a few... (Read More)

New Ritual Unveiled and Voting

February 12th - via:
New Ritual As promised, here is the new ritual that will be added to the game!  Note, this is not final. What do you think? Sigil Voting Is Now Live Sigil Poll, Cult of the Deep | BoardGameGeek Please go here and vote for what Sigil you would like... (Read More)

Another Stretch Goal Unlocked

February 11th - via:
Ritual & Sigil Unlocked We unlocked a Ritual and a Sigil Card! We will be showing a sneak peek of the Ritual Card on Friday.  As for the Sigil Card, we will be hosting a vote starting Friday, February 12, and lasting until Tuesday, February 16,... (Read More)

2 More Herald of the Deep Pledges Now Available

February 10th - via:
The 2 original Herald of the Deep pledges were gone very quickly when we launched. We were able to talk to Dawnbreaker Dice and they are now offering the chance for 2 more sets. This is a special limited edition of Cult of the Deep. Each player will... (Read More)

The Deep Beckons...

February 8th - via:
The Herald Returns Wednesday, February 10th @10am Central (UTC-6) There will be 2 more pledges for the Herald of the Deep pledge level! We were blown away that the original 2 pledges sold out in only a matter of minutes when we launched. Dawnbreaker... (Read More)

Poll Is Up!

February 7th - via:
Character Name Poll It's time to vote! The poll is up in the BGG forums and here is the link:  Cult of the Deep Character Poll | BoardGameGeek Go vote and let us know which of the names you like the best for the abilties debuted a few days ago. The... (Read More)

2nd Stretch Goal Unlocked!

February 6th - via:
Unlocked! Another stretch goal completed! The tokens and the Altar Boards in Cult of the Deep will be upgraded. All tokens in the base game (Life Tokens, Chant Coins, Siren Coins, Necromancer Coins) will be increased in thickness from 1.5mm to 2mm.... (Read More)

Been A Great Week

February 5th - via:
A Great Week You all have been fantastic!  Heading into the weekend, we have funded over $20,000, unlocked 2 versions of a completely new character for the game, are less than $300 away from our next stretch goal, and thanks to you, we are 19 votes... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Unlocked!

February 4th - via:
 First Stretch Goal - Complete! We did it! We have unlocked a new character with two versions to go into Cult of the Deep! We are currently working on a poll to have you, our backers, vote on what the name of the new character should be. For those... (Read More)


February 3rd - via:
 WE HAVE FUNDED!!!  This is something that we at B.A. Games are super excited about! After countless conversations my brother and I have had over the past couple of decades, having this become a reality is an amazing thing! This is the moment where... (Read More)

You are awesome!!

February 3rd - via:
Day 1 - Over 80% Funded! When we pressed that launch button this morning for the first time, it was a strange feeling. All of the work we had done in creating the game, the art, the world, and it came down to us putting our faith in people. Within... (Read More)

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