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Evil Corp: A Boardgame of Internet Billionaires

A project in London, UK by Newbie Games Company

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Play as a Tech Titan with a plan: save the world - no matter the price. It's not going to end well for the rest of us.
Backers: 337
Average Pledge Per Backer: £74

Funded: £25,088 of £15,600
Dates: Jun 14th -> Jul 14th (30 days)
Project By: Newbie Games Company
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Latest News

Evil Corp is now a real thing!

July 14th - via:
And it's a real thing down to the 337 of you who backed the project, 337 of you will be playing the game in a few months and we cannot begin to tell you how happy and excited that makes us. Thank you so so much.  We spent two years developing the... (Read More)

Which Evil CEO Are you? Take the quiz!

July 12th - via:
As we head into the last 48 hours of the Kickstarter we thought we'd give you all something super fun to do and share with friends: The Which Evil CEO Are You quiz!  The quiz captures a lot of the sense of humour we bring to the boardgame so we hope... (Read More)

Welcome to the Big Finish of our Kickstarter Campaign

July 7th - via:
We've got one week left to go - which means we're past the slow middle of the campaign, and ready to finish big! We've been keeping our powder dry, but now it's time to let you know what's coming.  First of all, our meticulously planned PR and... (Read More)

Live stream - Jul 5 at 5:00pm BST

July 5th - via:
Join us for an evening of playing Evil Corp, a screening of The Agent and interviews with the creators as well as interviews with other game creator luminaries and Jane Hermiston talking about Kickstarting for her new boardgame cafe. Sign up at the... (Read More)

Livestream London Launch party - you're invited!

July 1st - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Evil Corp Shipping update (great news for international backers)

June 27th - via:
TL;DR: We're fixing shipping charges. They are now cheaper for everybody, especially those farthest away from the UK - please update (reduce) your pledges accordingly We have learnt many great lessons on this journey. The one that stands out during... (Read More)


June 27th - via:
Think yourself an Evil Genius? Upload a video of your best, most evil laugh for a chance to win the Evil Corp Core Edition, posters, and stickers, with shipping included!  Tag your video #evilcorplaugh on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram and we'll... (Read More)

The first stretch goals! (they're fun)

June 22nd - via:
Evil Laugh Obviously We didn't celebrate when we hit our funding target because things were Elon Musk Mental. Last night we got seriously hammered. So we're late with the first stretches :) Here they are :) We also met Jane, CEO of The Thirsty... (Read More)

Fully Funded!

June 20th - via:
We didn't think to make any banners reading "Funded in 6 days" ahead of time because who would have thunk, but here we are, funded in 6 days. Thank you all so so much for backing our little project.  It's hard to articulate how this feels. It feels... (Read More)

All pledge graphics live on site!!!

June 19th - via:
All of the pledges have been lovingly rendered for you to see 'What's in the Box'. Wonder how many of you will be upgrading your pledges from core to Billionaire's Club :D Next up will be stretch goals, we'll announce the first four once we have hit... (Read More)

I for one welcome our new Evil Overlords

June 19th - via:
We now have 3 real-world CEO’s to add to the world of Evil Corp:   Rune Sovndahl is: The Expansionist Jane Hermiston is: The Savant Dan Lane is: The Technocrat That leaves only The Visionary, The Oligarch and The Utopian Unique pledges to be... (Read More)

We just hit 66.6 % funded ;)

June 18th - via:
Running this Kickstarter has been amazing. Being able to send this message to a backer? Priceless: "OMG! I just realised something AWESOME!  Your pledge just took us to 66.5897435897436% funded Do you know what that is if you round it up? 66.6 %... (Read More)

EDIT - Evil Corp 41st most popular game on Kickstarter!!!!!!

June 17th - via:
EDIT - Kickstarter's URL formatting is sort of broken and it loaded page 4 instead of 1 when we sent the #4 update, corrected to accurate 41st :) (still not bad, top 50!)  (Read More)

Watch the game being played by first timers

June 16th - via:
A lot of you have been asking what a game looks like when people are playing. This 8 minute edit of a 2 hour game with 5 players gives a really good sense of both how to play as well as how it really *feels* to play.  (Read More)

Product update: 'Maths is hard'

June 15th - via:
TL;DR: We ballsed up the numbers, but we're still going to deliver on schedule when funded. We’ve got this. And you have us, so help us push this thing!!!!   First of all - It has been an incredible 24 hours on this project, an actual... (Read More)

Shipping update

June 14th - via:
I was chatting with someone on Facebook and realised I hadn't put some text in to indicate that if the game gets enough North American backers then shipping to that region will decrease significantly. It's basically this: Cost of shipping X units to... (Read More)

16.4% backed in two and a half hours!!!!

June 14th - via:
Which is both blowing our tiny minds with joy and also scaring us a little bit :) Thank you all so much.  (Read More)

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