Bellum: of Mutants and Men


A project in Chicago, IL by Virgil Pederson Jr.

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A card game simulating being in a horror film.
Backers: 91
Average Pledge Per Backer: $32

Funded: $2,917 of $10,000
Dates: Sep 8th -> Oct 31st (53 days)
Project By: Virgil Pederson Jr.
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Latest News

The Final Hour!!!!!!!!

October 31st - via:
We are in the final hour!!!  Please, let's give this a final push to make it happen!!!!  Add a t-shirt, if you haven't.  Back if you're following.   Let's do this!  (Read More)

Last 3 Days!!!

October 28th - via:
We're down to the last 3 days everybody!   We have enough followers for this to fund if they back.  Please lets do this!  Let's make this happen in the last 72 hours while we reach the top of the ending soon category!!!!!  (Read More)

T-Shirt Add-on Part #2

October 1st - via:
So after 2 votes the unanimous decision is... the Box Art!  To add this to your pledge, click to edit your pledge amount and add $20 for U.S. backers and $25 for World Wide backers!  (Read More)

T-Shirt Add-on

September 25th - via:
Hey horror fans! Coming October 1st is our T-shirt add-on!  The t-shirt will be an 80's Ringer style, white with black bands.   The Artwork contained will be voted on by you!!!!!!!  At midnight 9/30 I will tally the votes in the comments section... (Read More)

Stretch Goals!!!

September 25th - via:
Although the project hasn't funded yet, I've had a lot of interest in possible stretch goals.  Ask and you shall receive!! $12,000 - Card Upgrade   The current card stock will be upgraded to 310 GSM. This will be thicker than average playing cards... (Read More)

Stay Tuned

September 24th - via:
Hey horror fans! I see progress has been a little slow around here...  So coming in the next 24 hours will be a major update featuring both an add-on and announcing our first stretch goal!  (Read More)

Rules Cards

September 13th - via:
Hey everyone, I just uploaded some examples of what the rule cards will look like.  I think they really fit the theme.  Kinda fleshy.  (Read More)

Signature Deck Examples and Card Back Details

September 13th - via:
Yesterday, I updated the campaign page, with examples from the signature deck as well as details on the universal card backs. Feel free to check it out and let me know if you have any questions.  (Read More)

New Info and Images

September 11th - via:
Hey everyone! I just updated the campaign with more images and the production timeline for once we're funded.  I added 3 of my favorite cards in finished full color.  Let me know if there's anything you'd like to know or see. Virgil  (Read More)

Card numbers

September 10th - via:
I just updated the main page with information on how the cards are numbered.  Each individual card has a number that, when placed in order, tells the story of the "movie" in artwork.  This is from the Bat card  (Read More)

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