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Squire for Hire - Micro Tile-Based Card Game

A project in Toronto, Canada by Jon Merchant

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Micro strategy card game for 1-2 players. Complete quests by adding new tile-based loot cards to your bag.
Backers: 1338
Average Pledge Per Backer: $17 CAD

Funded: $22,873 CAD of $1,100 CAD
Dates: Sep 5th -> Sep 30th (25 days)
Project By: Jon Merchant
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Latest News

THE FINAL 48! See for a surprise...

September 28th - via:
Hello fellow squires!  It's been a crazy journey as we get closer to the finish line. I just want to say a big welcome to the new backers who have joined in the last week - we're just about to 1100 backers now, and over 1700% funded! Squire for Hire... (Read More)

Playthrough Video

September 22nd - via:
Hey Squires! I've got a playthrough video for you! A big thanks to Karl of Board and Brew, who reached out to me with a great solo playthrough of the game on YouTube. Karl's been playing quite a bit and his understanding of the rules and scoring is... (Read More)

Live Playthrough

September 20th - via:
Hey everyone! A quick little update - I've scheduled a live playthrough of Squire for Hire next Tuesday, September 24th at 9pm EST. It will be hosted by a remote board game platform, Vorpal Board, who will stream the playthrough on the Twitch link... (Read More)

1000%! New Community Vote! Reward Art!

September 16th - via:
First off, a big welcome to all the new Squires! Thank you for backing and welcome aboard! You've helped push it over over the 1000% funded mark! It's very humbling and exciting seeing how far it's come. We are over $11k with currently 635 backers,... (Read More)

Day 4 update, BGG, and what’s to come.

September 8th - via:
Wow. What an amazing and busy 4 days this has been. Approaching 600% funded with 380 backers! Funding the game is one thing, but the excitement that has surrounded the campaign and community support is unbelievable. Thank you to everyone who who has... (Read More)

100% in just over 4 Hours!

September 5th - via:
I don't even know what to say. I was hoping this little project would eventually fund by the end of the campaign, let alone by the first couple hours. Today has been absolutely amazing with all the kind comments, people spreading the word, and and... (Read More)

And we're off!

September 5th - via:
Hey everyone! So it's launch time and We've already hit 27% within the first hour! Amazing! I'll be keeping track throughout the day and trying to answer as many questions as they come :) However I want to address a concern, as there seems to be a... (Read More)

Squire for Hire – Final Thoughts

Squire for Hire is a 18 card micro game from Jon Merchant for one to two players. You play as a squire, you have bag, it is just waiting to be filled with valuable loot. Complete quests to gain loot, add your loot to your bag. (Read More)

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