Casting Shadows

A project in Denver, CO by Ramy Badie

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An immersive, strategic board game from the creators of Unstable Unicorns and Here to Slay
Backers: 36559
Average Pledge Per Backer: $111

Funded: $4,063,722 of $100,000
Dates: Mar 22nd -> Apr 12th (21 days)
Project By: Ramy Badie
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Latest News

The end is near, and I have one more (little) surprise.

April 11th - via:
Hello :) As the campaign comes to a close, I wanted to slow down for a second to say thank you one more time for supporting us these past few weeks. I've been glued to my screen all day watching the numbers fly, and I still can't wrap my head around... (Read More)

Lots of answers + add-ons- FINAL 48 HOURS!

April 10th - via:
Hello everyone :) I can't believe we have fewer than 48 hours left...this whole campaign has gone by in a flash.  In this update, I wanted to provide answers to some of the questions we've been seeing most frequently in recent days to provide info... (Read More)

The Final Hours are upon us, and we're officially over $3M!!!

April 9th - via:
Hello :D The campaign countdown has turned from days to hours, and we just hit $3M 😱 ---------- We're steadily (and at this point rapidly) approaching our final social stretch goal! If you know anyone who has been considering backing the project... (Read More)

The Reveal: KSE Box Art, Vinyls, & Shadow Meeples! +every exclusive on the campaign

April 8th - via:
Hello everyone :D First and foremost, I am thrilled to finally reveal the official Kickstarter Exclusive Edition Box Art for Casting Shadows!!! We also completed our Kickstarter Exclusive character vinyl figures and shadow meeples:  I hope you love... (Read More)

Shadow Meeples, Central Board, Vinyl Storage...all the surprise tier upgrades and add-ons!

April 7th - via:
Hello everyone, Dang- I am truly so excited to send you this update and announce some last-minute tier upgrades and add-ons :D :D :D Throughout the campaign, we've been reviewing the most frequent requests we've gotten (and also been working on a few... (Read More)

Social Stretch Goals Update #2

April 6th - via:
Hello :D I'm pleased to report that, as of when I'm writing this update, you've completed 22/25 social stretch goals already!! That means we're officially committed to compiling Solo Mode rules for Casting Shadows, which I promise to share in a... (Read More)

So Many Add-Ons! 😱

April 5th - via:
Hello :D Today's update has a ton of information about the add-ons you can expect in BackerKit after the campaign ends. You have two options for add-ons:  1. Increase your pledge now (and any extra funds will be available to you in BackerKit to put... (Read More)

Detailed Tiers Information + Social SG Update!

April 4th - via:
Hello everyone :D With all of the stretch goals we've unlocked and additions we've made within the campaign, I wanted to clearly outline what's included in each tier at this point to help you decide which tier is right for you. Here is a spreadsheet... (Read More)

The BIG box update :D

April 3rd - via:
Hello everyone! We've been working hard to figure out all the details of our Casting Shadows boxes, and I have to say I think they are pretty darn neat :D I wanted to share some detailed images to show how the boxes are designed and how the... (Read More)

Social stretch goals announced!

April 2nd - via:
Hello :D Today marks the official start of our social stretch goals on our campaign! Since you've already backed Casting Shadows, our social stretch goals offer a way to continue participating in the project (and unlock more content!) How do you... (Read More)

$2M! New locations unlocked, plus (GIANT) central player board finally revealed!

April 1st - via:
Hello everyone :D I am so so excited and grateful to be posting this update right now. As of this morning, Casting Shadows officially hit $2M just before the 10-day mark on the campaign 😱 Thank you so much for supporting us and believing in us! ... (Read More)

A gift for former backers

March 31st - via:
Hello :) With each of our campaigns, we like to include an extra special something for our former backers who have supported our previous projects too. With that, I'm excited to announce our final Casting Shadows character for this campaign.  This... (Read More)

Over $1.75M! (New SG Unlocked)

March 30th - via:
Hello everyone :) The campaign hit $1.75M this morning, and that means we just unlocked 3 new Counterspell cards that will be automatically added to every Kickstarter Exclusive Edition of Casting Shadows!  Our next unlock is a big one at $2M 🙊... (Read More)

New box for play mats & standees is here (almost) officially!

March 29th - via:
Hello everyone :D I think the most frequent request we've gotten on this campaign so far is for a box that can hold the play mats and standees. I am here to tell you that we're doing it and to show you a preview of the big box artwork that we've been... (Read More)

A little way to support the children of Ukraine <3

March 28th - via:
Today’s update is a little different from the rest that I’ve been posting. We wanted to take a second to acknowledge what’s happening in the world (and impacting members of our Kickstarter family). The violent conflict in Ukraine has caused... (Read More)

New Character UNLOCKED, How to Play Video, and Answers to Questions (an update of many things)

March 27th - via:
Hello :D I come with a long update of all the things today. First of all, I can't believe I'm already announcing this, but we hit $1.5M today!!! And that means we unlocked a new Kickstarter Exclusive playable character :) This Player Board (+... (Read More)

Next SG Unlocked (and hopefully a new character coming soon!)

March 26th - via:
Hello everyone :D I'm popping in for a super quick update today because we hit our next stretch goal, which means we just unlocked 2 additional Kickstarter Exclusive Companions! These two Companion cards will be automatically added to every... (Read More)

Vinyl Figures, Play Mats, and Standees! (The info you might need)

March 25th - via:
Hello! We've been getting a number of questions about vinyl figures, play mats, and standees, so I wanted to post an update to talk about these a bit more. I also plan to post an update over the weekend with answers to more questions and (hopefully)... (Read More)

$1,000,000 in 48hr!! (...and 2 minutes, but who's counting?)

March 24th - via:
The whole process of creating Casting Shadows has been a dream. Our team has loved conceptualizing the world, playtesting the game, and designing the characters...I couldn't be prouder of the result, but it's still always scary hitting that launch... (Read More)

Dare I announce our $1M Stretch Goal already? (+$650k & $800k unlocked & KSE card previews!)

March 23rd - via:
Hello :) Day 2 of the project, and we have already passed the $800k mark (AHHHHHHH!!!!!!), and that also means we unlocked the last 2 SGs I posted yesterday. So this is where we currently stand: Our team has been working on the new Kickstarter... (Read More)

Unstable Unicorns studio’s next board game is Casting Shadows

March 23rd - via:
The studio behind the party board game Unstable Unicorns, Unstable Games, is releasing a new title. As different characters in the game, players must gather the resources they need in order to learn new spells, summon companions and eventually unlock their ultimate shadow form. Whichever player is the last remaining shadow caster becomes the winner of the game. (Read More)

$500k on day 1?? (New character reveal + more SGs- our second update of the day)

March 22nd - via:
This is not an update I expected to be posting tonight, but I couldn't be more grateful and excited. What a wild first day this has been so far. Over 4,000 backers and $500k already, and it's been less than 8 hours! It's been so amazing to see the... (Read More)

THANK YOU!! (Update #1: Fully funded, and first stretch goals)

March 22nd - via:
Well let's start with this My head is still spinning from watching the first couple of hours of the campaign. I don't know how to say thank you in a way that conveys what I'm feeling inside right now. Thank you for being here with us, for believing... (Read More)

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