The Witcher: Old World

A project in Poznan, Poland by Go on Board

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Action-packed adventure board game, full of immersive choices and excitingly fresh mechanics.
Backers: 45150
Average Pledge Per Backer: €151

Funded: €6,839,001 of €250,000
Dates: May 25th -> Jun 11th (18 days)
Project By: Go on Board
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Latest News

The Law of Stretch Goal Surprise!

June 11th - via:
It’s the last day of the campaign, there are few important questions to answer. Most importantly, we want to take that opportunity to convey our deep gratitude for your support! Not only we were able to fund and stretch the game to the limit, but... (Read More)

Adventure Idea Contest Results!

June 10th - via:
Welcome, all! Today we want to bring you the results of the Contest we held last week. We will also answer some of your questions and concerns. We are doing our best to get back to you with answers and resolve the issues that you rise! Remember that... (Read More)

Ciri Unlocked and Pledges Explained

June 9th - via:
Thanks to your great support, we have unlocked our final, 71st Stretch Goal!! As we have said from the very first day - we are truly grateful for your support and faith in the project! As we are heading into the two final days of the campaign, we... (Read More)

Ciri is near + All-In Pledge

June 9th - via:
Welcome, all! It's another great day on our campaign, and we are almost there. We have two days ahead of us, and we are very close to unlocking our final, epic Stretch Goal! Today, we want to answer your questions, talk about unlocked Stretch Goals,... (Read More)

Ciri - Final Stretch Goal

June 8th - via:
In this update, we want to show you our last and most ambitious Stretch Goal. As you already know from the name of the update it is Ciri - a new Exclusive, playable character. We have been working on that Stretch Goal for quite a while, announced it... (Read More)

Exclusive Monster Pack for Gameplay All-In

June 8th - via:
Today we want to begin with sincere apologies for falling behind on our responses to your suggestions, questions, and concerns. We always try to respond to everything as soon as possible, but we often fail to do so. Today we will do our best to... (Read More)

Adventures on the Skellige Islands!

June 7th - via:
Welcome, all! We hope that you had a good weekend! Once again we are surprised with the amount of support we get. Financially, we are still going strong and we were able to unlock some content. We also see that you are active in the comments and... (Read More)

Less than a week to go

June 5th - via:
Hello, all! It's been an amazing 10 days, and now, we are in the final week of the campaign! If you have missed it, yesterday we have added a new Add-On Expansion to the campaign - Legendary Hunt. We are very happy with the response and your support,... (Read More)

Join the Legendary Hunt!

June 4th - via:
Welcome, all! Today we are bringing a new, big Add-On Expansion to the game. It’s something that was inspired by our community even before the Campaign, so we hope that you will find here something that you like. Before that, let us summarize what... (Read More)

Adventure Idea Contest!

June 3rd - via:
Hello all! Today, besides showing you new Stretch Goals, we want to ask for your input and reward your creativity. More on the "Adventure Idea Contest" at the end of this Update. Also, this one is definitely shorter – we feel like yesterday we’ve... (Read More)

New Stretch Goals, Video from the Designer and Q&A

June 2nd - via:
Hello, all the witchers, mages, and other monster slayers! Today we are around the middle of the Campaign, and what an adventure it has been so far! We want to use that day to talk about many issues brought up in the previous days! But first – we... (Read More)

Will you play as a Witcher or a Mage?

June 1st - via:
Hello, Today, we want to present to you a new Add-On Expansion, that we have been teasing for some time now - Mages. We have been working on it for quite a while (even shared some initial information before the campaign), to make sure that it works... (Read More)

New coin design, more Stretch Goals unlocked and future plans

May 31st - via:
Hello, We hope that you had a good weekend! Our campaign certainly did, and now we have over 30.000 backers here (plus nearly 6.000 on the Polish campaign)!  We are very grateful for so many people in this campaign, that are using their free time to... (Read More)

The Witcher: Old World Reveals Hilarious Witcher 3 Glitch Expansion

May 31st - via:
The Lost Mount Kickstarter exclusive expansion is free for all standard and deluxe box backers and features a miniature of the Lost Mount and a help card explaining how it works. The miniature features a horse on top of a house, and while it's great to look at, you actually do get a nifty benefit if you happen upon it in the world. (Read More)

Hounds of the Wild Hunt Miniatures and metal coin issue

May 29th - via:
Hello! It’s our fifth day of the Campaign, and we have some big reveals today! Since yesterday we’ve unlocked two stretch goals – Quest Tokens for the Adventure Pack and a BIG monster with two cards and a token – Yghern. Again you have... (Read More)

Metal Coins, Advanced Actions and Yghern Monster

May 28th - via:
Welcome all, today is yet another good day for our project! Stretch Goals are still being unlocked at an amazing rate. It's been less than 72h, and we've unlocked over 40 different Stretch Goals together, expanding game contents, different modes, and... (Read More)

New Witcher Board Game Hits $4 Million On Kickstarter

May 28th - via:
The Witcher: Old World is a new game by Go On Board that’s set a few years before Geralt’s time, and has up to five players (one for each Witcher school) travelling a huge overworld taking on contracts, fighting monsters and sometimes fighting each other as well. There’s also a singleplayer or co-op expansion where you can all team up to fight the Wild Hunt as well. (Read More)

Caranthir is coming! New Stretch Goals unlocked!

May 27th - via:
Hi! The next day of the campaign brings more Stretch Goals unlocked and new things on the horizon. We are very happy that there are more and more Backers every day and that we can still count on your commitment! As you may have seen, there are also... (Read More)

The Witcher: Old World Now on Kickstarter

May 27th - via:
In The Witcher: Old World you play in a time before Geralt of Rivia. Luckily, there are multiple schools of Witchers, all traveling the land in order to kill monsters and get paid for it. The game will include narrative-driven scenarios full of difficult moral choices, the ability to build your own Witcher's combat style between mixing potions, magic signs, and deadly sword combat, and iconic monsters to slay like the Leshen or the Fiend. The game will be a competitive experience for 1-5 players, but will include a free co-op expansion where players work together to face The Wild Hunt lead by King Eredin. (Read More)

The Witcher: Old World is a prequel produced with help from CD Projekt

May 27th - via:
The Witcher: Old World was announced in February. It’s a prequel to the modern video games. It uses a novel deck-building mechanic that mirrors the in-fiction training of monster hunters from multiple martial schools. Design is being handled by Łukasz Woźniak, with incredibly close support provided by the team at CD Projekt Red — including its own in-house board game designer, Rafał Jaki. (Read More)

Your mount got stuck on the roof :)

May 26th - via:
Hi! The first day of the campaign is almost behind us! However, we must admit that 24 hours is definitely not enough for us to cool down after what we see here. Thank you! :) Yesterday, we could barely keep up with adding the unlocked Stretch Goals... (Read More)

Custom Witcher Dice, Bombs and your questions

May 26th - via:
Hello! We managed to catch a moment of sleep - regenerated, though still shocked and full of emotions, we come back with another portion of information for you, descriptions of new Goals, and answers to the questions you frequently ask in the... (Read More)

The Witcher: Old World board game raises over £1.5 million on Kickstarter in less than a day

May 26th - via:
The Witcher: Old World was initially revealed earlier this year as being an upcoming board game based within the world of the popular video game series, taking place several years before the adventures of Geralt of Rivia. A video game board game for two to four players, Old World focuses on a competition between the four rival Witcher schools - the Wolf, Bear, Cat, Griffin and Viper - as players control their own monster slayers. (Read More)

How The Witcher: Old World Is Different From The Video Games & Novels

May 26th - via:
There has already been a pen and paper tabletop adaption - The Witcher Role-Playing Game - but The Witcher: Old World appears to be a more traditional strategy board game. It is a collaborative effort between Go On Board and CD Projekt Red. Players will choose one of five witcher schools to be a part of, then travel around the Continent hunting monsters and battling other players. (Read More)

Another member of the Wild Hunt comes to the Continent

May 25th - via:
It's been a crazy first 9 hours and we are coming close to midnight here in Poland. Unfortunately, soon we will have to get away from keyboards for a while, to get some sleep and see our families. But we will be back to listen, discuss and answer any... (Read More)

Wild Hunt expanded and another epic Monster

May 25th - via:
This time, we need to talk about 3 unlocked Stretch Goals at once!  Once again - it's a lot. But we are trying to respond to the enormous level of funding for this project! Please know, that we are working tirelessly to show you more content and... (Read More)

New monsters, Closed Tavern and Wild Hunt for 5 players!

May 25th - via:
Thank you for all the comments and suggestions for the Manticore school name in the last update! We love the creativity so keep it coming  :) We are still trying to keep up with the pace with which you support this project! Now we want to show you... (Read More)

A new Witcher - welcome the Manticore School!

May 25th - via:
As you see, we are still behind on the Stretch Goals - we are adding more stuff, and we deeply appreciate your patience and enthusiasm. We have to say it one more time - thank you very much for your support. We don't have the words to say how... (Read More)

Monster Trail Expansion and Exploration Cards unlocked on the Polish campaign

May 25th - via:
Hello guys! Thank you very much for your support.  We would like to explain something that may be very important for you. As you may know, at the same time on the Polish site there is the second campaign going simultaneously. All the... (Read More)

Wild Hunt Stretch Goals and more to come ...

May 25th - via:
You are awesome! Thank you very much for your support.  We have just published the first 6 Stretch Goals for the campaign - as you will see we are already above the highest Stretch Goal.  We honestly didn't expect this much funding in the first... (Read More)

The Witcher: Old World is funded!

May 25th - via:
You did it! Your commitment is amazing, thank you so much for all your support! Together, we managed to fund the game The Witcher: Old World in 19 minutes. We can only say one thing: wow! We knew that the interest in The Witcher: Old World is big,... (Read More)

The Witcher: Old World Launches on Kickstarter

May 25th - via:
The Witcher world continues to expand in new and interesting ways, and the franchise will once again venture into the world of tabletop. The new game is a cooperative experience that will have you taking on contracts and battling monsters as you explore the game's world, a world that is set before Geralt of Rivia becomes a household name. Story is a big part of the experience, as many cards have that trademark Witcher style and choices to make as you progress, and you can find all of the campaign's tiers and expansions right here. (Read More)

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