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Blood & Plunder: Raise the Black

A project in Miami, FL by Firelock Games

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Golden age pirates join the world of Blood & Plunder as we move into the 18th century!
Backers: 2001
Average Pledge Per Backer: $180

Funded: $360,739 of $120,000
Dates: Oct 6th -> Nov 4th (30 days)
Project By: Firelock Games
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Latest News

Here come the Cavalry! + Campaign closing :)

November 4th - via:
With just an hour left in the campaign, we have decided to add the Cavalry box to the add-ons selection. You can now add a last minute unit box to your pledge or wait for the pledge survey to launch within the next couple weeks and you will be able... (Read More)

Final 24 hour Pressgang + Parts Upgrade

November 3rd - via:
Final 24-hour Pressgang! There are over a thousand people following this Kickstarter who have not backed. Now is the time to act! For the final 24 hours for every 25 backers added to this campaign we will double one of the commission prizes. Prizes... (Read More)

Quick note on factions within the Starter Box rulebook!

October 30th - via:
We have had many questions asking about what factions will be available in the Starter Box Rulebook (as opposed to the Raise the Black Expansion Book). Below are all the units and factions that will be in this book:  Spanish Commanders Standard... (Read More)

Commissions Update #4 + Natives Unit Box Unlock!

October 29th - via:
We are in the final days of this campaign, expect a lot of new info and events in the coming days! Previous commission for book recommendations was completed, but we are still looking for more sail instructions and Shares of this our post found here:... (Read More)

Commissions Update #3 + Militia Model Preview

October 20th - via:
Commissions Update Once again you all have handily completed all available commission goals! These are a real help to us, as some of you have pointed out: this is by far our most successful Kickstarter yet. So let's keep it going with a new round of... (Read More)

Good News Everyone

October 17th - via:
Hello Backers,  New Card Backs! We have upgraded a component in the starter box! The 2 decks of cards included in the starter box will now use these card back arts!: Because everything on our Kickstarter is under development, you can expect some... (Read More)

Product Highlight: Raise the Black Expansion Book

October 13th - via:
Raise the Black Expansion Book For those of you familiar with our previous expansion book, this book is like a No Peace Beyond the Line for the 18th century. The rulebook included with the starter box has plenty of unit and character options, but... (Read More)

Commissions Update #2

October 12th - via:
All previous commissions have been fulfilled! Some amazing feats have been undertaken. Massive armies shown, plenty of helpful shares, braves souls have serenaded us with song, and Blood & Plunder has even received its own theme song! Thank you... (Read More)

Militia Unit Box Unlock + Commissions Update!

October 9th - via:
Hello Everyone! Militia Box Unlocked The Miltia unit box will officially be a part of this Kickstarter campaign release! To be completely honest, we hit this goal MUCH sooner than we expected. We are funding over twice as much as any of our previous... (Read More)

Product Highlight: The Sailor Unit Box

October 7th - via:
The Sailor Unit Box - $25 The sailor box is probably the most flexible product that has ever been available for Blood & Plunder, as Sea rovers of all types make up many units in the game. The models in this set were based on numerous period... (Read More)

Firelock Games Commissions #1 & AMA info

October 6th - via:
     We here at Firelock games hereby commission our backers to set fourth to raid and plunder upon the internet. The following are the first set of prizes available to any intrepid gentlemen of fortune willing to embark on these adventures. ... (Read More)

Funding Goal Hit!

October 6th - via:
THANK YOU to all our passionate piratical patrons, Just over 4 hours to destroy this funding goal and our expectations with it. One of earliest goals as a company was to make it to the 18th century with our game and get to play with Black Beard and... (Read More)

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