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The Reckoners: Steelslayer

A project in Madison, WI by Nauvoo Games

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An expansion to the cooperative board game based on the books by Brandon Sanderson.
Backers: 4135
Average Pledge Per Backer: $87

Funded: $361,502 of $50,000
Dates: Sep 10th -> Oct 1st (22 days)
Project By: Nauvoo Games
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Latest News


October 1st - via:
Hi backers -  Over the past 24 hours, we unlocked the $320K and $330K stretch goals, so every copy of The Reckoners: Steelslayer will come with a new Epic Card and another Equipment Card (both to be revealed later). We are within striking distance... (Read More)


September 29th - via:
Hi backers -  First off, we're pumped that we surpassed the original total from The Reckoners Kickstarter campaign! We've now officially unlocked the Newcago Cards stretch goal. Our volunteers are doing an awesome job playtesting this exciting... (Read More)


September 28th - via:
Hey backers -  Thanks so much for sharing all of your ideas and +1's on the last update. We really liked reading through all of your suggestions, and we took time over the weekend to discuss each of them. As we approach the final few days, here's... (Read More)


September 25th - via:
Hey backers -  If you've been keeping up with the Daily Reveals, you now know enough about the game, how it works, and many of the reasons behind our design/development decisions. While we still have a few more stories to share, we want to allow... (Read More)


September 25th - via:
Good day everyone! First off, thanks to everyone for quickly jumping on the survey we put out a few days ago. Today, we want to reveal the early results of that survey regarding the Upgrade Packs and talk more about the awesome Add-Ons available... (Read More)

Kickstarter Blitz #81

September 25th - via:
Monsters on Board (Ivo Neskovic/Aleksander Mikic/Samoil Petreski, Final Frontier Games) is a monster-themed game where you’re trying to get ready for the Blue Moon Monster Mixer. Streets (Haakon Gaarder, Sinister Fish Games) is a tile-laying city-building game. The Reckoners: Steelslayer (Brett Sobol/Seth Van Orden, Nauvoo Games) is an expansion to the 2018 board game The Reckoners, which in turn is based on the book series by Brandon Sanderson. (Read More)


September 23rd - via:
Hi everyone -  Tonight we're going to reveal more about an aspect of the Steelslayer expansion that we call interchangeability. Also, we're about $25K away from stretch goal #1, so we would appreciate it if you would consider liking or sharing this... (Read More)


September 22nd - via:
Hi everyone -  We're approaching 3,000 backers and getting closer to unlocking our first stretch goal, so let's talk about it. STRETCH GOAL #1 When we reach our previous Kickstarter campaign's funding total of $291,655, we will unlock our first... (Read More)


September 21st - via:
Hi all -  I hope everyone had a good weekend. Today, we're kicking off the survey regarding upgrade packs for the Reckoners base game.  Upgrade Packs Survey Since we first produced The Reckoners, folks have been asking us if it would be possible to... (Read More)


September 19th - via:
Hi backers -  Today, we cover the rest of the Equipment Cards that we first revealed in yesterday's update. See below. EQUIPMENT PART 2  Developer's Corner I really, really like the strength of these cards. Blackmail and Sabotage can be extremely... (Read More)


September 18th - via:
Good day backers! Today, we're going to reveal part 1 of the new Equipment Cards and tomorrow we'll cover part 2. I know this has been a long time coming for some of you who voted for this daily reveal from the very beginning. Thanks for your... (Read More)


September 17th - via:
Good day backers! Many of you have been voting for awhile to learn about our remastered and new Epics... today's update will hopefully excite you as we reveal the EPICS module. MODULE 3: EPICS The Reckoners: Steelslayer includes 38 Epic Cards. The... (Read More)


September 16th - via:
Hi backers -  A few housekeeping items regarding Shipping that pertain to some of you: For anyone in South Africa, shipping just got cheaper. VFI has a fulfillment hub partnership with SolarPop that I neglected to include in our shipping table. It's... (Read More)


September 15th - via:
Hey backers -  It's Day 5 and we're approaching 2,500 backers! Maybe we can get there by end of today with your help. Below is a link to our campaign video Facebook post. It would be awesome if you could give it a like or a share to help us get 1... (Read More)

Tax/VAT Clarifications | Boss Epics

September 14th - via:
Hey all - I hope everyone had a great weekend! Thanks to everyone for voting on the previous update about Cities. Today, we're going to discuss the winning module - BOSS EPICS - but first, we want to clarify some ambiguities on our Kickstarter page... (Read More)

New Cities Continued | Vote for the Next Module To Be Revealed

September 14th - via:
Hey everyone -  I'm a bit later on the update today, so I'm going to get right into it, continuing where we left off last time with Babilar. But before I get into Ildithia, here's a brief blurb on Limelight for some context.  Please note that we've... (Read More)

Reckoners Steelslayer cooperative board game expansion

September 14th - via:
Nauvoo Games have developed and launched a new expansion for the Reckoners cooperative board game based on the books by Brandon Sanderson. (Read More)

The Reckoners Are Expanding!

September 14th - via:
Nauvoo Games has announced the first expansion for its highly-regarded cooperative game, The Reckoners, which was based on the series of young adult novels written by Brandon Sanderson. The expansion, The Reckoners: Steelslayer, is designed by the original game’s designers, Brett Sobol and Seth Van Orden. The artwork is provided by Noah Adelman, Miguel Coimbra, and Ian O’Toole, all of whom contributed to the artwork of the original game. (Read More)

You Voted, We Listened | NEW CITIES

September 12th - via:
Good day all! We're right around 2,000 backers in only a few days! That's incredible! The Reckoners: Steelslayer is rushing toward stretch goals with a little over $100K left to go, but we have a lot more information to reveal! Let's get into it. You... (Read More)

Base Game Patches - Difficulty, Flow, and Iconography | Vote For The Next Daily Reveal

September 11th - via:
Hey backers -  Welcome to all of you who have recently joined us on the second day of The Reckoners: Steelslayer! Seth, Tania, and I are doing our best to keep up with your comments, messages, and retailer/group buy requests amidst many other crazy... (Read More)

Almost Half-way to Stretch Goals | Design Goals | Why Steelslayer?

September 11th - via:
And we're off!! Nearly half-way to stretch goals with an incredible Day 1! Thanks to everyone for joining in The Kickstarter so far. Let's keep up the pace. Want to help us get there? Here are two quick ways to help us spread the news:  Thumbs Up -... (Read More)

The Reckoners: Steelslayer Expands on the Hit Board Game

September 11th - via:
When it released in 2018, The Reckoners quickly shot up the board game charts. The cooperative game is based on Brandon Sanderson’s hit young adult fantasy novels and uses a dice-based system to great effect. Now, the game is getting a brand new expansion called Steelslayer. More accurately, it’s a collection of four modules that can be swapped in and out of the base game. (Read More)

A Warm Welcome | Why Daily Reveals? (Why Not Stretch Goals?)

September 10th - via:
Hi everyone - This is Brett. I'll be sending you updates, surveys, messages, and responding using the official Creator account. Seth and Tania – the other half of Team Nauvoo Games – will be frequently helping me to address questions or concerns... (Read More)

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