48mm Dice Of The Giants Series 2

Rise of the Necromancers

A project in Copenhagen, Denmark by Sore Loser Games

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A strategy boardgame for 2-5 players, where each player controls a Necromancer struggling for absolute dominance.
Backers: 922
Average Pledge Per Backer: $72

Funded: $65,951 of $42,000
Dates: May 15th -> Jun 14th (30 days)
Project By: Sore Loser Games
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Latest News

Rise of the necromancers - WE DID IT

June 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Congratulations everyone - WE DID IT!!! The undead will RIIIIIISE!!!  Thank you everyone - this is great. We could not have done this without you, and even though Necromancers only act and never express their feelings, we have to say that we are... (Read More)


June 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, It is now or never - you have two hours left to buy "Rise of the Necromancers". We have no plans to make a late pledge and will not have a pledge manager. Raise your 1$ pledge and we will raise the dead. Come let us make that 70K stretch... (Read More)

RISE OF THE NECROMANCERS - 24 hours to go!

June 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Tomorrow we will embark on the journey to the land of the living and nothing can stand in our way. The campaign has run great, and since our last update we have reached the third Stretch Goal at 55K and now the dominion counters will be tombstone... (Read More)

Now or never! 48 hours to go!

June 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Everyone, It is now or never - 48 hours to go (and this time it is for real). So to all you 1$ backers - "raise your pledge and together we will raise the dead". And as usual - please share and like our Facebook page... (Read More)

48 hours to go - Evil is coming

June 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Everyone,  Thank you for your support - we cannot do this without you! Now make sure that you and everyone you know get a copy of "Rise of the Necromancers" - this especially goes for you 1$ backers out there :) The game will have 100 high... (Read More)

3 days to go - Don´t sit still like a stony gargoyle!

June 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Raise your pledge today and send off your flying minions to spread the word: The NECROMANCERS are coming! Giant Gargoyle    (Read More)

Bone Lord - Late pledge and only 4 days to go!!!

June 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Everyone, We are really excited with the progress so far, and now we only have four days to go!!! So let us go get that 55k stretch goal :) Some of you have asked if we will offer a late pledge. At this point we do not know, we are very happy to... (Read More)

Second stretch goal unlocked! - 5 days to go

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
We have reached second stretch goal - 5 extra dungeon cards!!!  Now we have to reach the stretch goals for more dominion counter minis at 55K and perhaps even the 70K goal for additional necromancer minis.   If you have any ideas as to how we can... (Read More)

Baron of Decay

June 6th - via: kickstarter.com
  Dear backers! Thanks for all your social media efforts and your advice for our campaign. We really appreciate that.  We now have a post on Reddit, that you should check out. People ask all sorts of questions there. Please send it up :)... (Read More)

8 days to go: First stretch goal met and new stretch goal order

June 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! First, thank you so much for your support! And now a vile rejoice: First stretch goal is met and five more items are included in the game. So what about the next stretch goal? Some of our backers have shown more interest in the stretch... (Read More)

Stretch Goals getting closer...

June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
The stretch goals are getting closer :)    We have included links to our Facebook page and our Board Game Geek page, if you missed them earlier. Please like and share, and don´t forget to send out your apprentice to dig for more corpses :) ... (Read More)

100% Thank you backers!

June 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
AMAZING! A mighty thanks to all our backers!  We reached 100%!!! Now, let´s go get those stretch goals! Who knows what sinister artifacts wait at 45k and what lurks in the dungeon at 50k?  Enjoy the story of the Mist Hag, while we wait... The Mist... (Read More)

New Stretch Goals!!!! - 13 days to go

May 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Everyone, What did you do? We have lowered the price of the four first Stretch Goals!!! (check the banner at the bottom of the update and in our campaign) What does this mean? Well hopefully we get to give you additional item and dungeon cards,... (Read More)

Spread the word - New Tutorials - 15 days to go

May 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone,  We have a made two new tutorials that you can find on our Youtube channel (also Tutorial 1 is new). We hope you enjoy a little peak into the game play of your future game, and that you will help spread the word, that Rise of the... (Read More)

Strategy & Necromancers - 16 days to go

May 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, Rise of the Necromancers is not only a very cool and evil fantasy board game (obviously), but also a strategy game where every decision matters :)  Today you can see "Tutorial video 1" on our YouTube channel. It's an overall... (Read More)

Opportunist - 21 days to go

May 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Dear backers! Yesterday we asked your opinion on the minis and now we have made an evil, tyrannical but somewhat enlightened decision. Also we badly need your help to get the word our there and finally we have another story for you - Opportunist ... (Read More)

What size minis? and don't forget to dig... dig for backers

May 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, Thanks to your help the project is taking off - we get to publish our game... at least that's what we think anyway :) So, now we want to start sculpting the Necromancer minis so that we can post sketches and pictures. Our plan is that... (Read More)

Dark Channeler - 24 days to go

May 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings fellow Necromancers,    Thank you for your support everyone! We have 24 days to go - let's build the hype. A lot of you have given us really good advice - keep it up, let us know what you think and where to post, we want to get out there... (Read More)

Soul Eater, Help us, Canada, Australia and Retailers

May 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone,   Once again thank you for your support, we have some news specifically for Canadians, Australians and Retailers (see below). And for everyone, we hope you enjoy the character background stories and today we present the Soul Eater who... (Read More)

The Bureaucrat

May 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you everyone for your support. We are very excited and want to give all you backers an even better game – we have to make that 110K Stretch Goal so that we can start sculpting some truly evil Necromancer minis.    So please keep helping us... (Read More)


May 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings Necromancers keep amassing the army and no one can stand in our way :) Also keep posting so that we know what you think. We are still working on the shipping cost to Canada and Australia. Today we post our first story on Kickstarter, but... (Read More)

Day 1

May 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Amazing!! We are completely overwhelmed by the mighty roar of our backers on the first day: “RIIISE!!” :) We thank you all, and hope that the campaign will keep thriving. Also, thanks for all your comments – we listen! The next couple of days,... (Read More)

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