Hollywood 1947: A Movie-Making Game of Strategy & Deception

A project in Dayton, OH by Travis Hancock

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Create masterful films with the other members of your film studio, but beware of spies slipping propaganda into the movies.
Backers: 11462
Average Pledge Per Backer: $67

Funded: $772,785 of $30,000
Dates: Jan 17th -> Feb 16th (31 days)
Project By: Travis Hancock
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Latest News

That's a Wrap!

February 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Backers and Friends, Thank you for a great campaign! 11,462 backers pledged $772,784! Now you get to sit back, relax, and enjoy the show as we finalize design files, manufacture a LOT of games, put them on boats to cross some oceans, and ship them to... (Read More)

The Sounds of Cinema! 48 Hours Left!

February 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Backers and Friends, Just a few quick announcements:  1. Hollywood 1947 Has a Theme Song! We commissioned a custom song to be written and recorded to capture the cinematic suspense of the game! You can play this with your group on game night to jump... (Read More)

Get a Grip, there's only one week left!

February 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Backers and friends, Happy Friday! 1. The final deluxe character is the Grip! Much like the Actress/Actor pair who are the masters of card-control, the Gaffer/Grip are masters of the dice! We tested many different dice-manipulation abilities for the... (Read More)

This is only a "Fantasy"!

February 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Backers and Friends, Today we have a reveal, a question, and a surprise! 1. The Reveal The third and final deluxe poster is "Fantasy"! This was illustrated by Andrew Bosley, artist behind the popular board game Everdell. If this poster is active for... (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: Avoid the Red Scare in 'Hollywood 1947'

February 4th - via: geekdad.com
Hollywood 1947 is a social deduction and strategy game for one to nine players, ages fourteen and up, and takes anywhere from 20 to 40 minutes to play. It is based on social deduction with some light strategy thrown in. The premise of the game comes from the Facade Games’ Dark Cities series, featuring a particular location and time period. (Read More)

The Prop Master joins the studio!

February 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Backers and Friends,  Happy Friday! Just a few announcements to send you into the weekend: 1. The Prop Master is the newest job and will be in every copy of the deluxe version of the game! This job lets you give loyalty tokens of differing types to... (Read More)

Let's play some "Sports"!

January 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Backers and Friends,  We're going to keep today's update short and sweet! The second poster exclusive to the Deluxe Edition is....Sports! For this one we worked with accomplished illustrator Vincent Dutrait, artist behind Lewis & Clark,... (Read More)

The Makeup Artist joins the crew!

January 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Backers and Friends,  We are one week into the campaign! In the spirit of the Oscar nominations being released today, we have a few Hollywood announcements of our own:  1. The Makeup Artist has arrived and will be included in every copy of the... (Read More)

Thank you! And "Disaster" strikes!

January 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Backers and Friends, Thank you for an amazing couple of days! The support and excitement from all 5,000+ of you for Hollywood 1947 has been incredible. Thank you for giving this game the best start it could ask for. You'll be making movies in no... (Read More)

Secret Hitler meets Hitchcock in Hollywood 1947 board game

January 18th - via: wargamer.com
Launched on January 17 by Facade Games, the game is set in Hollywood’s Golden Age. Assigned a patriot, communist, or rising star role, players compete to influence the political propaganda of film productions while trying to sniff out who among them is their enemy. (Read More)

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