Union City Alliance Heroes Unite Deckbuilding Board Game NEW

A project in Edison, NJ by Paul Malchow

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Cooperative Superhero Deck and Board Building Game for 2 to 4 Players or Solo Gaming: RELAUNCH
Backers: 117
Average Pledge Per Backer: $95

Funded: $11,143 of $10,000
Dates: Feb 25th -> Mar 27th (30 days)
Project By: Paul Malchow
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Latest News

WE DID IT 111%

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
From all of us here in Union City, we give HUGE thanks to everyone for their support. Everyone who shared posts, gave feedback, or was just with us in spirit, we appreciate it, truly and deeply.  And for all of you who went beyond that and pledged,... (Read More)

20 Minutes Left!

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
This is the VERY LAST CHANCE to get in on the Kickstarter!  (Read More)


March 26th - via: kickstarter.com
IT'S NOW OR NEVER! IT'S DO OR DIE!  We have ONE DAY left to grow the Alliance as big as possible! We hope you can help get the word out one last time before we're over and done with the Heroes Unite Base Game! And as a reminder, because we... (Read More)

Wrangler Spotlight!

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Michael here once more, with our second to last Hero Spotlight on Wrangler, the super-strong, flying Cowboy Hero from the great state of Texas!   Mack Travis was born with the heart and spirit of Texas in him. As a toddler he was already bending... (Read More)

102% with under 48 Hours left!

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
We have just under 2 DAYS left in the Kickstarter and we're now at 102% Let's keep this going! Share, boost, and talk up Union City Alliance any way you can in these final hours to make this Alliance the strongest it can be!  (Read More)


March 24th - via: kickstarter.com
We are in our FINAL 36 HOURS and we're getting close to our Funding Goals!  But we're a lot further from our Stretch Goals. We really wanted to get to a much higher number on this Kickstarter and we wanted to reward all our supporters for doing... (Read More)

Alexander the Great Spotlight

March 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello again folks! We have seen a lot of the Pteranodon and his dastardly Dino-Mafia, as he is the villain currently available for previews on Tabletop Simulator, but the Union City Alliance core game also ships with two other villains, the Walking... (Read More)

Spotlight: Street Pirates, Starlet and Colonel Progress.Q.Barum's Circus

March 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Michael once more, previewing some of the scenario cards in the Union City Alliance core game. The city deck is one of the key parts of Union City Alliance, providing adventures and adversaries to reward you for exploring this great city! While you... (Read More)

Full Playthrough video with the physical demo by creator Paul Malchow

March 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
We are proud to share a full playthrough of Union City Alliance using the actual fully printed demo, using tokens, panels, cards and components just like the ones we will ultimately be shipping to YOU! This is not only a tutorial but a chance to see... (Read More)

We're in the final stretch!

March 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Howdy, Heroes!  We're in the final week of Union City Alliance's Kickstarter and the more presence we can get online, the better it is for all of us! We've got some terrific new updates coming today and all through the week, including a playthrough... (Read More)

Dr Tomorrow Hero Spotlight

March 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Michael again with another update on a Hero of Union City! Doctor Tomorrow is the ultimate science hero, a brilliant inventor and intellect without equal! Having started his adventures in the Victorian era of Union City, he is effectively immortal as... (Read More)

The All-New Vanguard Spotlight

March 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Michael again with another preview of the All-New Vanguard, a group of superheroes who form the Prime deck of Union City Alliance.  The All-New Vanguard! Top row Chessmaster, Module Girl and Marid. Bottom row Komodo and Rick Rocket.  The Union deck... (Read More)

Spotlight: Downtown Union City

March 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello again everyone! Today we are here to take a look at some of the challenges and enemies you will find in Downtown Union City, the core city deck in the base game. But first, we'd like to ask EVERYONE who has played Union City Alliance on the TTS... (Read More)

Kickstarter Exclusive Odysseus Hero Character Card

March 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Last week Antonio Garcia did a LIVE sketch of Odysseus and we got to see his amazing process as he began work on the Kickstarter Exclusive Hero Character Card. Now we can finally reveal the amazing finished product:  Amazing! Stay tuned for way more... (Read More)

Union City NEEDS YOU!

March 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Howdy, Heroes! We have about a week and a half left in this campaign, and we still have a long way to go. First, we want to thank all of you for being with us, for already showing your support with your pledges.  We have been posting videos and... (Read More)

Spotlight: The Pteranodon of the Dino Mafia!

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
 Join us tonight at 8 PM EST for what we hope will at long last be our live Playthrough without any more technical glitches (third time's the charm, we hope)! We'll be streaming to our Facebook Page and to our YouTube Channel!  In the meantime,... (Read More)

Live Playthrough in ONE HOUR

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Union City Alliance will be streaming LIVE to both Facebook and YouTube in an hour at 10 PM EST! Join Head Designer Michael Hunter and Creator Paul Malchow for this awesome, action-packed full game!   (Read More)

New Playthroughs!

March 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Tomorrow night (Thursday, March 11) at 10 PM EST Head Designer Michael Hunter and I will be playing another demo game of Union City Alliance. We've worked out our technical issues so this time, with audio from BOTH of us ;) This will be Livestreamed... (Read More)

Spotlight: Captain Jupiter + LIVE Playthrough with OSCS TONIGHT!

March 8th - via: kickstarter.com
We're celebrating International Women's Day by shining our Spotlight series on one of Union City's most powerful, most popular, and most prominent heroes: Captain Jupiter, but before we get into the Spotlight, we just want to remind everyone that at... (Read More)

Live Playthrough with Paul & Michael

March 6th - via: kickstarter.com
We are on in half an hour, at 7 PM for a fast-paced, action-packed playthrough on Facebook Live with creator Paul Malchow and Head Designer Michael Hunter! JOIN US!  We'll try not to get too... CARRIED AWAY!  (Read More)

Spotlight: Lady Sunbeam!

March 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello folks, Michael again with another spotlight. Our next hero is Lady Sunbeam! Emilia Ricci dreamed of growing up to become Lady Sunbeam. She was a superfan of the iconic heroine's style, adventures and personality but most of all her activism.... (Read More)

Drawing Winner and Alexander Art!

March 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Congratulations to Aaron Rohrdanz, winner of the framed Odysseus Print!  Remember that everyone who backs before we hit 100% will be included in our next drawing, being illustrated with your favorite Union City Hero or Villain by Antonio Garcia! ... (Read More)

Live Drawing tonight on FB and Playthrough Tomorrow Night!

March 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone, I'm going to do the drawing for the week 1 Odysseus KS Exclusive Card Art tonight on FB Live as well as show off 2 new pieces of Alexander the Great art!  JOIN US!  Plus, tomorrow night head designer Michael Hunter and I will be doing... (Read More)

One Week + 2 upcoming Live Events!

March 4th - via: kickstarter.com
We are one week in and we're on track for funding! Remember, everyone who backs at a level that includes the Base Game will be entered into a drawing to get illustrated with their favorite Union City Hero or Villain by Antonio Garcia!  Speaking of... (Read More)

New Contest: YOU in Union City!

March 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
We are so excited to announce a new drawing for Union City Alliance!  One winner will get a custom piece of art with one of our Union City Heroes or Villains and you may even end up on a card!  The winner will get to choose which hero or villain... (Read More)

Spotlight: Odysseus, Time-Lost Prince!

February 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Kickstarter! I'm Michael Hunter, the Head Designer for Union City Alliance, and over the course of the Kickstarter we're going to be showing spotlights on the decks from Union City Alliance. For each there will be an update posted here, and a... (Read More)


February 26th - via: kickstarter.com

Odysseus Live at 8 PM EST

February 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey, y'all! We are just under 50% on day 2!  Also, we're on for LIVE Sketching tonight with Antonio at 8 PM EST; We had the wrong time when we announced this earlier, due to some confusion on our parts (Antonio's and mine) about time zones. So we... (Read More)

ODYSSEUS Live tonight!

February 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Polls are closed and Odysseus is the winner of our poll at 30%! The Green Death was a close second at 26%! Check out Antonio Garcia doing the Kickstarter Exclusive sketch tonight at 6 PM EST!  We'll send out a link later today and we'll be back with... (Read More)

48% in 24 Hours!

February 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Union City Alliance is going up, up, and away with 48% in the first 24 hours!  We also have more backers now than we did at the end of the original campaign, which is terrific.  Thank you, thank you, thank you for this AMAZING start to our... (Read More)


February 25th - via: kickstarter.com
We are just under 3 hours in and we're over 33% of our goal!  YOU GUYS ROCK! Let's keep this rolling!  And please vote for who our first Kickstarter Exclusive Hero Card will be so that Antonio can sketch it tomorrow night LIVE on our Facebook!   (Read More)

23% in ONE HOUR + New Playthrough/Impressions Video

February 25th - via: kickstarter.com
WE ARE AT 23% in ONE HOUR!  Thanks everyone who's come back from the first KS and thanks to everyone who's just backed for the first time! There's a new play-through/review from Mike on One Stop Coop Shop! He plays a cool Solo Game using his own... (Read More)

FIRST UPDATE- Art Raffle, Live Art, and 18% in half an hour!

February 25th - via: kickstarter.com
First of all, we are at 18% in the first half an hour!  As Captain Jupiter says, "ZORF! That's awesome!"  AWESOME ART/FREE RAFFLE  Our first raffle is for anyone who backs in the first 24 hours! This will be a framed print of our very first... (Read More)

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