Die of the Dead

A project in York, UK by Radical 8 Games

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Guide souls back to the land of the living in this Día de Muertos themed dice game featuring beautiful components and unique gameplay.
Backers: 1622
Average Pledge Per Backer: £24

Funded: £39,141 of £7,000
Dates: Aug 25th -> Sep 17th (24 days)
Project By: Radical 8 Games
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Latest News

Final 48 Hours! (and Mexican shipping update)

September 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, and a massive thank you to all the support you've shown us over the last 3 weeks. I'm sure I'm repeating myself here, but we have been absolutely blown away by the excitement and interest shown in the game. I want to start by just... (Read More)

2 Weeks in, and we've over 1000 backers! Also a playthrough video and colour update

September 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, after an amazing two weeks we have hit over 1000 backers, which is a fantastic acheivement, and one for which we want to thank everybody who has helped us get the word out about the game! Quick colour update!  Orange, Burgundy and Teal... (Read More)

One incredible week, shipping news, playthrough and dice info

September 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, it's been one week since we launched, and what an amazing week it's been! We're absolutely thrilled to see so many people keen to play this fantastic game, so thank you! Shipping News We've been in contact with the company we're hoping... (Read More)

Die of The Dead - a Dice Game About Saving Souls

September 1st - via: kick.agency
A pretty new, but without doubt incredibly creative designers at Radical 8 Games have been playing board games for ages as well as had some attempts at designing their own. To create Die of the Dead, Radical 8 Games contacted various specialists knowledgeable about Mexican culture. With all colorful caskets, a stairway, the Oferenda tokens, player and city boards - it's almost impossible to look away from the game. Die of the Dead was designed for 2-5 players and can be easily characterized as a fast paced dice game. (Read More)

Day 3: Both stretch goals now unlocked!

August 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks everyone for helping to break through the second stretch goal and unlock engraved custom dice in the game! Honestly, it's been fantastic to see enough people want this game to make these viable, as even though the screen printed dice are... (Read More)

Second day, stretch goal unlocked! (and a thanks I overlooked)

August 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks for another fantastic day everyone, we have stormed through that first stretch goal, and are well on our way to funding enough units to mean we can have engraved dice! A massive thank you to everyone who has supported us, and shared... (Read More)

Amazing start, thank you!

August 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all so much for your support today, it's been an exhausting journey, but ever since I saw James' design we knew he had something special, different and exciting. And I'm so glad so many other people can see that now as well. It feels... (Read More)

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