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Yashima: Legend of the Kami Masters

A project in Marlborough, MA by Jeff Gracia: Greenbrier Games

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A card-driven miniatures game. 2+ players customize their battle deck and engage in player vs. player or team vs. team combat
Backers: 1040
Average Pledge Per Backer: $100

Funded: $104,101 of $15,000
Dates: Sep 9th -> Oct 14th (36 days)
Project By: Jeff Gracia: Greenbrier Games
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Latest News

24 hours, new add-on, reminders

October 13th - via:
We are in the final 24 hours for the campaign. We made amazing progress today so welcome to all the new backers thank you for your support and thank you to everyone for continuing to believe in this project! We can still use your help getting the... (Read More)

Last 2 days of Yashima!

October 13th - via:
Yashima is now in its final 48 hours on Kickstarter! We’ve had quite the journey since we reached our funding goal on Day 1. We’re developing new assets and refining mechanics every day in development. We’ve unlocked 15 stretch goals so far, we’re now at nearly 700% of our original funding goal, and we’re climbing ever higher. With so many faithful supporters, we’re working hard to give this game the polish and quality it deserves. (Read More)

BGG contest results, Kami Duels results, Silver Master overview, Master strategies, questions for you, desert preview

October 12th - via:
We are down to the final 48 hours and we have come so far! Thank you all for the amazing support, your help with all the input and feedback, as well as going out to help spread the word about the project! This is definitely a great community and we... (Read More)

Gameplay video

October 12th - via:
A brief update tonight, one where you can do more watching than reading! As we move into the last 3 days we have the gameplay video ready for you to view over on BGG. We have also opened up a Q&A and comments thread in case you have any questions... (Read More)

Mitsuo & Saru, reminders, stretch goal changes

October 10th - via:
We had a nice boost today and we are getting ever closer to the $110,000 stretch goal. The question is, what will that be. We will dig into that at the end. First there are some other things we wanted to go over.  A few days back we showed the work... (Read More)

Yashima Impressions

October 10th - via:
Brandon and Travis share their impressions of the upcoming martial arts themed card/miniatures strategy game Yashima: Legend of the Kami Masters. (Read More)

Big ol’ update with go go gadget voting and more!

October 9th - via:
We have hit a bit of a slump in these final few days but even so there has been a LOT of great discussion going on in the comments, BGG and elsewhere. We have been listening and taking some of those suggestions to heart. As such there are some... (Read More)

Yuki update, Kami Duels finals

October 8th - via:
While we work our way toward unlocking the Dragon kami expansion let’s take a look back at the snow expansion and the first character unlocked. We got our first piece of artwork for Yuki’s avatar card.  We also have a first look at our Work In... (Read More)

Stretch goal #15 unlocked, new stretch goals, reminders

October 7th - via:
Thank you all for the amazing continued support! We have surpassed $95,000, that is over 630% funded, and we still have a week left to hopefully unlock even more stretch goals. With this we have unlocked our 15th stretch goal and finish up the Snow... (Read More)

Yashima final week & what’s on the horizon

October 7th - via:
Yashima will be ending soon with just 7 days left and we just wanted to give you a quick update of where things are. We are currently over 625% funded. We have unlocked 15 stretch goals and hope to unlock a number more. We recently unveiled our plans for a new expansion to the game which includes a mega sized miniature of the Dragon Kami spirit which you can see in the image below. Not only will this miniature be 4-5x the height of our normal miniatures it will also include some new gameplay options! (Read More)

Kenta lore, another question to our backers

October 6th - via:
While we continue to work our way to $95,000 and beyond, of which we are oh so close, we wanted to give you a deeper look at our final core character Kenta. Hopefully tomorrow we will break through our $95,000 goal and we can delve a little deeper... (Read More)

Kami Duels results and next vote, Hikaru Lore, Shoutout

October 5th - via:
As we continue to work our way toward the $90,000 unlock, of which we are less than $1000 away, let’s take a look at the winners for our latest round of Kami Duels! afdg “The battles rage on and the competition only continues to get fiercer. This... (Read More)

Stretch goal swap, voting reminder, BGG Contest, help us spread the word

October 4th - via:
Yesterday we unveiled the new Kami miniature expansion for the Dragon Kami. While it was recieved with mixed feelings this was one of the stretch goals we have been really excited about. We have done some number crunching and had some internal talks... (Read More)

Lets keep on stretchin’!

October 2nd - via:
It has been a few days since we unlocked our $80,000 stretch goal where we would have normally revealed the next set. However, we were working on getting some of the final details together so we could show you something we hope you will all be really... (Read More)

Snow miniature #2, Kami Duels Round 3 results

September 30th - via:
Thank you all for the continued amazing support as we pass our $85,000 stretch goal we thought it would be a good time to share some details on the next kami master! As a reminder this will be the second miniature in the snow expansion leaving only... (Read More)

Alt Art/Foil Card discussion, reminders

September 29th - via:
We are continuing to make great progress with less than $3000 to go to unlock our next Snow miniature and reveal who it is going to be! Keep spreading the word, discussing the game in the comments and elsewhere so we can move onwards and upwards to... (Read More)

$80,000 unlocked, Rosamu lore

September 28th - via:
Thank you all for the amazing support so far! We have just passed our $80,000 goal which means we will be adding two new Kami decks for all Silver backers. We have not finalized the decks as of yet since one is the backer voted Kami and the second... (Read More)

Fairytale miniature results, new add-ons

September 27th - via:
We are getting really close to the $80,000 unlock with less than $1000 to go before we unlock not one but two new Kami decks! Let’s keep up the great progress and get it unlocked. Once we have passed our $80,000 unlock we will be able to show you... (Read More)

Snow mini #1, Add-ons update, Kami round 2 results and round 3 voting

September 26th - via:
We’ve got another stretch goal in the rear-view as we continue ever onwards down the stretch goal highway. With us continuing to move at a great pace we sat down last night and hashed out some details on stretch goals past $100k. We are really... (Read More)

Brief update - Silver price increase, come say hello!

September 26th - via:
We just wanted to shot out a quick update letting you all know that we have added the next set of Silver levels at a slightly higher price. There are still around 20 of the Silver Master and Silver Buddy levels available as I write this. Once those... (Read More)

$70,000 down and out, Yashima Lore, question to the backers

September 25th - via:
Wow! Another goal down and done. We think you really want to add as much content to this game from the start as you can. Thank you all for the continued support and helping us spread the word, giving us feedback to make the project better and just... (Read More)

[Anteprima] Yashima: Legend of the Kami Masters

September 25th - via:
Questo gioco di combattimenti per miniature, da sapore orientale, è attualmente su Kickstarter e sta ottenendo un buon successo. (Read More)

Mage Wars render, EBSG update, Silver/Bronze Listing

September 24th - via:
Breaking through the $65,000 stretch goal yesterday we weren’t quite ready to show our WIP render of the Wizard from Arcane Wonders game Mage Wars. However, now it is time to show our current progress! Behold our first Gold add-on: As we close in... (Read More)

$65,000 surpassed, stretch goal swap, Escapist review, Fairytale renders

September 23rd - via:
We have gotten another stretch goal out of the way! Thank you all for the amazing support and we are really excited to show our next set of stretch goals. By reaching the $65,000 goal we have opened up our first Gold unlock with our Mage Wars... (Read More)

Kami Duels round 1 results, project history, forest expansion update

September 22nd - via:
We are back with another exciting round of Kami Quest Duels! Before we delve into that though let’s get a report from the front lines on how the round one duels went!  A few of our smaller representatives had fierce, epic... and teeny weenie... (Read More)

Yashima Miniatures Game Hands-On Preview

September 22nd - via:
In miniatures skirmish game Yashima, there's not much that can keep a good warrior down - but that's not enough to bring you victory. (Read More)

Stretch goal #8 unlocked, EBSG update, voting reminder.

September 21st - via:
And another one bites the dust! We knocked out our 8th stretch goal today unlocking a Bronze and Silver item at the same time. Thank you all for the amazing and continued support on this project! For Bronze we unlocked Level Up Pack #1. You can read... (Read More)

Stretch goal #8 changes and other clarifications

September 20th - via:
Before we delve into the great news below we want to say thank you all for the conitnued support! We had a great day in funding and in comments today, getting us to less than $500 from our $60,000 stretch goal and unlocking another # Backer Extra... (Read More)

Stretch goal #7, EBSG again, Kami Quest Duels!

September 19th - via:
Another stretch goal unlocked today! We are now past the $55,000 mark which means we have completely unlocked the forest pack for all of our Silver backers and the add-on has all of it’s components unlocked as well! While we leave the forests of... (Read More)

Stretch goal #6 unlocked, new Kami on the horizon, EBSG update

September 18th - via:
As we mentioned last night we have passed our most recent stretch goal of $50,000 and now as we post this update we are closing in on the $55,000 goal with less than $2500 to go. This means we are currently at over 350% funded from our original goal!... (Read More)

Kickstarter: Greenbrier Games’ Yashima: Legend of the Kami Masters

September 18th - via:
Table top gaming is big right now and it’s only getting bigger! Greenbrier Games took their latest project Yashima: Legend of the Kami Masters to kickstarter and was fully funded in 24 hours. Now they’re sitting at 338% funded and that basically means that all the risk you take with a normal kickstarter is completely gone! Check out all the details below along with the link to kickstarter page. (Read More)

Yashima smashing stretch goals

September 18th - via:
Greenbrier Games has been making their way through multiple stretch goals over on their Yashima: Legend of the Kami Masters Kickstarter campaign. If you’ve not stopped in over the past few days, it might behoove you to do so. (Read More)

Add-ons, Behind the Scenes, Kicktraq, special mention King Down

September 17th - via:
Thank you all for the continued support. We just hit $50,000 as we were about to hit the publish button on this update! We don't have that one ready yet. You will have to wait until the morning! In the meantime we have some more general information... (Read More)

Stretch goal #5 unlocked! The future of stretch goals.

September 15th - via:
Strap in, because we are going to take you on a long ride for this update! First off, thank you all for the continued support as we unlocked stretch goal #5 and added another foil card set to the ever increasing rewards of the Silver backers. A great... (Read More)


September 15th - via:
We continue to press on toward our further stretch goals. We are less than $1000 away from unlocking this next goal and then onto the miniature status tokens and more beyond! In the meantime we thought we would tell you a little more about one of the... (Read More)

Stretch goal 4 unlocked, More Bronze stretch goals, New Add-on, Spreading the Word

September 14th - via:
Here we are again with another stretch goal unlocked! We already have some backers making predictions on how many stretch goals we are going to make it through in our comments section. The great news is we have yet to do our major advertising, we... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #4 Teaser & New Bronze Stretch Goal

September 14th - via:
We are getting close to stretch goal #4 our second forest miniature! Less than $500 to go. With it right around the corner we thought we would tell you more about our second forest master. With this miniature the forest expansion will almost be... (Read More)

Video Reviews of Yashima

September 14th - via:
Yashima: Legends of the Kami Master, now on Kickstarter, has been getting some great reviews not only of the full game but also the Print & Play! Interested in hearing more about Yashima and what others think? Take a look at the following reviews. (Read More)

New Reviews, Kami Quest and L4B.

September 13th - via:
Welcome to the weekend! We have a couple of new reviews we would like to share. These will be added to our main page as well but we wanted to draw your attention to them in case you are craving more news and information about the game.   First off... (Read More)

Knocked out 2 Stretch Goals in one day & avatars!

September 12th - via:
Wow… just wow! We went through our next two stretch goals today and are already working towards unlocking Stretch Goal #4! So with all that’s happened we should jump right in. Let’s start off with what we have achieved. First off is forest... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2 Teaser

September 12th - via:
As we mentioned yesterday we are doing something a little new with our stretch goals by having cumulative add-ons. Essentially this means we have a number of stretch goals planned out but we have broken them down into groups that we can bundle... (Read More)

Funded and Stretch Goal #1 Unlocked!

September 10th - via:
Yashima: Legend of the Kami Masters has funded in less than 24 hours and we have already unlocked our first stretch goal! We are amazed at the awesome show of support and glad that so many backers as weilling to take that leap of faith for the Silver... (Read More)

Amazing Start + Print and Play Download!

September 10th - via:
Thank you all for the wonderful early support for the project! We are only about 19 hours in and already over 80% funded. This bodes well for us getting through a lot of great stretch goals we have lined up! We can't say thank you enough! The Silver... (Read More)

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