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Fearsome Wilderness: the board game & miniatures collection

A project in Chicago, IL by Geektopia Games

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a tabletop gaming experience crafted for gamers, hobbyists, and horror fans alike.
Backers: 403
Average Pledge Per Backer: $65

Funded: $26,271 of $10,000
Dates: Oct 6th -> Nov 5th (31 days)
Project By: Geektopia Games
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Latest News

A Fearsome Finish, Thanks Everyone

November 5th - via:
Our Kickstarter project has been funded and we are extremely grateful for all the support and enthusiasm. It's been an incredible experience creating my first tabletop board game, working with the amazing artists and sculptors, and with your help,... (Read More)

Final 24 hours! We are so close to getting that hardcover rulebook!

November 4th - via:
Hi, it's John, President of Geektopia Games. We're honored to bring Fearsome Wilderness to your home and your table and thrilled by the support.  As I write this we are within $400 of our stretch goal of $25,000 for the hardcover rulebook!  We are... (Read More)

Final 48 Hours! The RPG, The CABB, and the Broken Token Card Holder. We are thrilled to announce two new games set in the Fearsome Wilderness Universe in this update!

November 3rd - via:
As we enter the final 48 hours, we have a big update today with lots of incredible news that we are excited to share.  Scroll down to see the big announcements about two new games we are developing and will be set in the Fearsome Wilderness... (Read More)

3 Days Left in our Campaign! and a letter from friend and collaborator, Deri

November 2nd - via:
Hi, I am Deri, username FingersandTeeth, a member of Geektopia Games and I wanted to run back my experience of helping develop Fearsome Wilderness. First, a little bit about myself. I’m a Welshman living in the US and I’ve been here for the last... (Read More)

Gloryhoundd reacts to Fearsome Wilderness on Hype Train!

November 1st - via:
Watch Kickstarter experts GloryHoundd and DrGloryHogg as they react to this week's Hype Train! Fearsome Wilderness We have 4 days left in our Kickstarter campaign and this is a great video to share with friends who may be interested in the game. ... (Read More)

Happy Halloween from Geektopia Games

October 31st - via:
I hope everyone is having a horrific day. I love it when Halloween falls on a Saturday. We purposely launched Fearsome Wilderness in October because we love fall, the board game starts out in the fall season, and we really love Halloween of course. ... (Read More)

New token .stl files added! Painted Johnny Appleseed, Clowngirl Horror Halloween Magazine, and more

October 30th - via:
Greetings backers, in today's update I'll discuss the game tokens and shows off some new token .stl files we have included. I also finished painting Johnny Appleseed and have posted some photos. Lastly, we are in the special Halloween issue of the... (Read More)

Babe the Blue Ox Painted and Bell of Lost Souls Kickstarter Round-up

October 29th - via:
Good morning, I have just a quick update for today. I painted Babe the Blue Ox to show off what he might look like painted. Feel free to paint these heroes and critters however you like. There are no rules in miniature painting. Just imagine the look... (Read More)

Revised Pine Tree Minis

October 28th - via:
Good morning and I hope everyone is doing well. Today, I have some good news to share regarding the 3D printable pine trees.  When we first started creating Fearsome Wilderness, my thought was that we could create a game for fans to use their own... (Read More)

Painting Paul Bunyan and flashback to Shoshie's Minis livestream where she painted Calamity Jane

October 26th - via:
Good morning everyone. I hope you all had a nice weekend. Fearsome Wilderness is 230% funded with 10 days left in the campaign. Any support level is greatly appreciated and means we can keep creating original games and working with sculptors on cool... (Read More)

Printed Minis from Liquid Artifacts and a note from the founder, Yasu Tano

October 24th - via:
We are proud to be working with Liquid Artifacts to now sell pre-printed minis as part of our Kickstarter project. For US based backers, you can now select add-on's in Kickstarter to purchase some of the miniatures that were only available as digital... (Read More)

Fearsome Wilderness on Tabletop Simulator

October 21st - via:
If you haven't heard, Steam is running a sale on Tabletop Simulator. Normally it costs $19.99 but from Oct 21-26th they have it on sale for 50% off so its $9.99. It's part of the Steam Digital Tabletop Fest. Before our Kickstarter launch, we made the... (Read More)

Custom terrain board for Fearsome Wilderness

October 21st - via:
Good morning everyone. We are 211% funded with 15 days to go and getting closer to unlocking the hardcover rulebook. Thanks everyone for supporting us and following along. Today, I wanted to share my progress on a custom game board I've been working... (Read More)

Spotify Collaborative Playlist for Fearsome Wilderness

October 20th - via:
Good morning, I hope everyone's having a great day so far. We are 208% funded as of right now and pledges are still coming in. Our next stretch goal will be unlocked at $25K funding level and when unlocked it will upgrade the physical game's rulebook... (Read More)

Snipe, Teakettler, and Wampus Cat Unlocked! Ink Wash Treatment Unlocked. All Fearsome Critters Unlocked!!!

October 17th - via:
200% Funded! The last three fearsome critters are now unlocked and we couldn't be more thankful for everyone's support. For a first time game creator on Kickstarter, I have been blown away by all the support and enthusiasm for this project. And with... (Read More)

New Physical Minis Add-On's! We heard the feedback and have partnered with LiquidArtifacts to offer pre-printed minis.

October 17th - via:
We are very excited to announce our partnership with LiquidArtifacts.  We heard the feedback. Some backers expressed the desire to get miniatures printed and shipped in physical form and we are happy now offer physical minis as a Kickstarter... (Read More)

Squonk Unlocked! and a look at our fellow Kickstarter friend T.W. Burgess's graphic novel Early Haunts

October 16th - via:
Good morning rugged horror fans, We keep getting more backers and we are extremely thankful to everyone who is supporting our project. More backers means more unlocked stretch goals so I am pleased to announce in today's update that we unlocked the... (Read More)

New Add-on: Collector's Bundle! Includes a prototype dice set, large 3D printed folk hero, t-shirt, sticker, 2 signed cards and thank you note

October 15th - via:
Kickstarter now allows for add-on's so we wanted to test this feature out and offer a limited number of Collector's Bundles to backers who might want it. The collector's bundle includes: 1 prototype set of wood dice  1 large 3D printed Folk Hero  1... (Read More)

Hoop Snake Unlocked! Axehandle Hound Sneak Peak, Hidebehind Progress, Speed Painted Dice, and I go Into The Woods

October 14th - via:
Greetings wilderness explorers, As of right now, we are 181% funded with 21 days to go. We are very, very thankful to everyone for backing our project. Today's update shows off some critters and dice. Hoop Snake Unlocked! You can read more about all... (Read More)

2 More Stretch Goals Unlocked! The Breakdown with Omari Akil, and a New Stretch Goal for Ink Washed Spray Treatment

October 12th - via:
I hope everyone had a good weekend, since our last update we unlocked the digital .stl files for 2 more critters! Thanks everyone! There are only 5 more digital fearsome critters to unlock and we will then have all 25 unlocked. The critter miniatures... (Read More)

Fearsome Friday! 3 More stretch goals unlocked, Be Bold Games interview, and first look at the Hidebehind

October 9th - via:
Happy friday everyone, we are excited to share that we have unlocked 3 more fearsome critter digital .stl files! The digital pledge tiers now include .stl files for the Ball-tailed Cat, the Dungavenhooter, and the Splinter Cat Unlocked Stretch Goals... (Read More)

150% funded! 4 more stretch goals unlocked! Planet Zayas Livestream

October 8th - via:
The pledges keep coming in for Fearsome Wilderness and we are thrilled with all the support and interest we are getting for the game.  I'm very happy to announce that we have unlocked 4 more 3D printable .stl files for the digital tiers and have 3... (Read More)

Funded in under 24 hours! Hodag Unlocked! and more

October 7th - via:
First things first, THANK YOU!!! We had an incredible launch day and myself and the team at Geektopia Games greatly appreciates your support.  Funded in under 24 hours exceeded our expectations and words can't describe the excitement and gratitude I... (Read More)

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