Reiner Knizia's Criminal Capers Collection

A project in Prescott, AZ by Nick Murray of Bitewing Games

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Three 20-minute card games from Reiner Knizia featuring Soda Smugglers, Pumafiosi, and Hot Lead.
Backers: 511
Average Pledge Per Backer: $57

Funded: $29,046 of $20,000
Dates: Aug 10th -> Sep 2nd (24 days)
Project By: Nick Murray of Bitewing Games
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Latest News

The Final Countdown! + Linen Finish Cards Unlocked + BIG Sticker Stretch Goal + Hot Lead Investigator #9 Teased

September 2nd - via:
Summary 18 hours left! Linen Finish Cards Unlocked 🎊 Make Your Best Guess for Hot Lead Investigator #9  (Hint: You're already wrong) Final Stretch Goal Revealed - BIG Stickers! & How You Can Help It's the Final Countdown!  18 Hours To... (Read More)

45 Hours Left! + Stretch Goal Update + Hot Lead Investigator #8

August 31st - via:
Summary Only 45 Hours Left to Pledge More Stretch Goals Unlocked & Revealed Meet Hot Lead Investigator #8 The Kickstarter Campaign Closes in 45 Hours! Thursday, September 2, at 9:29 PM EST will be the final moment that backers can pledge for the... (Read More)

Another Stretch Goal Bites the Dust + Hot Lead Investigator #7

August 27th - via:
Summary Soda Smugglers Event Cards Unlocked The next 2 Stretch Goals - Sprucing up the Components Hot Lead Investigator #7 Revealed + #8 Tricky Teaser One week to go! Soda Smugglers Event Cards Unlocked! We did it! Good news!  We've unlocked the... (Read More)

AMA Starting Now + New Hot Lead Investigator + Closing in on the next Stretch Goal

August 24th - via:
Ask Us Anything — Live Now on Reddit! Click to go to the Bitewing Games AMA! It's time to get those burning questions off your chest!  Today we are on Reddit (r/IAmA) answering any and every question thrown at us.  Be sure to drop in, ask us a... (Read More)

We've Reached our Funding Goal (and stretch goals)! + New Art & Stretch Goal Reveal

August 19th - via:
Summary Mission: Accomplished!  We've reached our funding goal!!! TWO MORE Missions: Accomplished!  We've reached our social stretch goals!  Plus a look at the next two stretch goals on the list... Another Hot Lead investigator reveal & teaser... (Read More)

New Hot Lead Art + Reiner Knizia Interview

August 16th - via:
Summary: A new Hot Lead character is revealed! (See the start & end of this post) You can listen to our Reiner Knizia Interview NOW Stretch Goal progress Get ready to see more Hot Lead characters, and make your best guess! New Hot Lead Art... If... (Read More)

75% Funded + Interviews to Explore!

August 13th - via:
Summary: 75% Funded! Stretch Goal Progress coming along - keep following and sharing! Watch a Bitewing Games interview and stay tuned for Monday's Reiner Knizia interview We are now 75% Funded! $20,000 is a lot to raise for one campaign, but then... (Read More)

Incredible 1st Day + Advanced Variant Stretch Goals Revealed

August 11th - via:
Update Summary: Massive Day 1 success 3 Advanced Variant Stretch Goals reveal:  2 social, 1 financial, all thrilling! Reiner Knizia Interview coming next Monday Join the Criminal Capers Collection Facebook community  1st Day Down, 22 To Go Day 1 of... (Read More)

Criminal Capers: Hot Lead

July 15th - via:
Another day, another entry in Reiner Knizia's Criminal Capers trilogy. After enjoying Soda Smugglers and Pumafiosi — both with caveats — it's time to ask the big questions about Hot Lead. Question one: Why is this the best title in the whole trilogy? Question two: Is it "hot lead" like bullets? Or "hot lead" like… (Read More)

Criminal Capers: Pumafiosi

July 14th - via:
Today, Criminal Capers takes on the mafia. The puma mafia. The pumafia. Dr. Knizia, you're a master game designer. Surely you know the value of expertise. So maybe leave the puns to the punfessionals? Okay, okay. The bones of Pumafiosi are based on Knizia's own Rooster Booster, which wasn't exactly the best-received of the good… (Read More)

Criminal Capers: Soda Smugglers

July 13th - via:
Sometimes, a little Reiner Knizia is exactly what we need. Emphasis on the "little." That's the goal of Criminal Capers, a trilogy of digestible titles designed by the good doctor, illustrated by Paul Halkyon, and published by Bitewing Games via Kickstarter sometime next month. First up, Soda Smugglers. Exactly the way conservative radio has promised… (Read More)

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