Primal: The Awakening

A project in Ravenna, Italy by Reggie Games

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A fully cooperative deck crafting boss-battler board game, featuring card-driven tactical combat and large-scale miniatures.
Backers: 11302
Average Pledge Per Backer: €181

Funded: €2,040,335 of €150,000
Dates: Jan 19th -> Feb 2nd (15 days)
Project By: Reggie Games
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Latest News

Comparing Primal: The Awakening TTRPG's Monsters to Monster Hunter

February 25th - via:
Primal: The Awakening is a co-operative deck-building board game from Reggie Games. The game is currently being funded on Kickstarter, and has raised almost $2.5 million in just over a month. (Read More)

The Awakened - The End of the Campaign!

February 2nd - via:
Hey Hunters, We are entering the very final hours towards the end of our campaign!!! We think this is the best moment to introduce you to the epic finale in the game :)  We cannot spoil anything about the lore of this creature. All details will be... (Read More)

Expansions Details - FAQ Update

February 2nd - via:
Hey Hunters, While waiting for today's last unlock which is coming in the next hours, we break the 'daily update' rule to talk about the Expansions :) Expansions Details Expansions focus on adding content and variety to the game, covering all the key... (Read More)

New Monster Unlocked - Xitheros, the Dominant!

February 1st - via:
Hey Hunters! We are now approaching the final hours and we are so excited to reveal a BIG unlock to celebrate the last days of the campaign! Let's welcome Xitheros, the dominant , which comes with a monstrous new model (97mm diameter base) as well as... (Read More)

Everything Primal & More Unlocks!

January 31st - via:
Hey Hunters!  We are approaching the final 48h of the campaign!!! :) To start the final days we are finally revealing the new add-ons for the game that you have chosen through the survey!  Initially, we had plans for only one of them, but after... (Read More)

New Nightmare Decks + Monsters Details!

January 30th - via:
Hey Hunters! We are getting close to the final days of the campaign and every hour is getting more and more exciting! It's being a great journey so far and we will do our best to prepare an amazing finish :) Let's go with today's unlocks! Here we are... (Read More)

Expanded Lore + Campaign Details!

January 29th - via:
Daily Unlocks Hey Hunters! The campaign is maintaining a great pace! Your support, feedback and participation are amazing :)  Let's dive into today's unlocks! First of all, we are adding another extra content picked from the survey as stretch goal:... (Read More)

Legendary Quests Unlocked!

January 28th - via:
Hey Hunters! Today we unlock another special content for the game that we have chosen based on the community feedback: Legendary Equipment!!! For balance reasons - and also because the idea has been very successful in the survey - we are adding a... (Read More)

New Nightmare deck + Components Upgrade + Asia Shipping Update!

January 27th - via:
Hey Hunters!  We want to thank you for the great participation in the survey! In these hours we are still collecting votes from many of you about the content you would love to see in the game. Most of the options we had in mind have been really well... (Read More)

Primal The Awakening boss-battler board game raises over $1.5 million via Kickstarter

January 27th - via:
Board gamers who enjoy a good boss fight, are sure to enjoy a new cooperative deck crafting boss-battler board game from the team at Reggie Games, based in Italy. The Primal The Awakening boardgame offers a card driven tactical combat tabletop battle, using large-scale miniatures for one to 4 players. Set in a fantasy world where humans struggle to survive an untamed wilderness, players take on the role of hunters embarking on different quests to fight monstrous creatures. (Read More)

Zekath Unlocked + Community Survey

January 26th - via:
Daily Unlocks Hey Hunters! Today it's time for another big unlock! A new monster is added to your pledge :) Let's welcome Zekath, the solitary creature from the Splintered lands! Here is a brief extract note from the Tome of Creatures by maester... (Read More)

The Nightmare of the Trespears + Zekath Sighted!

January 25th - via:
Daily Unlocks Legends tell the rocky desert of Arras was formed due to an ancient curse directly sourced from the Trespears, the highest mountains in the region. According to the story, the ancestors betrayed the custodian spirit of Arras by stealing... (Read More)

Beyond Watergrave! + NEW ADD-ON revealed

January 24th - via:
Hey Hunters! Today we unlock a new Nightmare deck for another monster, which means we are adding a new scenario to the Campaign mode as well as a new one-shot option for the Expedition mode!  The Underwater Demon Khaliroe is the captain of the... (Read More)

New Mastery Unlocked + Gameplay Details

January 23rd - via:
Daily Unlocks Hey Hunters! A new Mastery card for each class in the game has been unlocked for today's Daily Stretch! Your Mastery card defines an important part of the strategy of your character during the game. A Mastery gives you a personal... (Read More)

Welcome TARASKA!!! - What's been unlocked so far?

January 22nd - via:
Hey Hunters! Let's break the rule of daily news with a quick update just to celebrate the addition of Taraska as well as all the unlocked content so far! YOU have successfully completed the Hunt Quest in less than 3 hours, so the giant monster you... (Read More)

QUEST EVENT - Hunt for Taraska!

January 22nd - via:
Hey Hunters! First of all, we want to welcome all our new backers! :) The campaign is growing at a fast pace and we want to take a moment to thank you once again. This game wouldn't be possible without your great support! Vote results  Let's start... (Read More)

A Flaming Nightmare + Community Vote!

January 21st - via:
Hey Hunters! It's time to reveal the 2nd Daily Unlock of the campaign :)  Today we introduce a new kind of content: Nightmare Scenarios (which are playable in both Campaign and Expedition modes). The game is already set on a high difficulty, but for... (Read More)

Primitive: The Kickstarter Awakening Board game launched

January 21st - via:
Directly inspired by the iconic license Monster hunter, This is a board game that will definitely appeal to fans of this license, but perhaps also to players who want to face off against big monsters in a board game. (Read More)

1M€ FUNDED + Project We Love! + 1st Daily Unlocks

January 20th - via:
Hey Hunters!  The campaign is maintaining a great pace! We already broke down the wall of 1M€!!! It's time to reveal new content from our Daily Unlocks lane :) We have planned to run this campaign in the daily updates style. We love the idea of... (Read More)


January 19th - via:
Hey Hunters!!! FUNDED IN 10 MINUTES and 500k€ in less than 90 minutes!!! This is an incredible start! A HUGE thank you to all of you! Your support is AMAZING and this is one of the greatest start we could have ever dreamed of! This quick update is... (Read More)

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