Catapult Kingdoms

A project in Halifax, Canada by Vesuvius Media Ltd

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Ready. Aim. LAUNCH! Build your castle, set up your troops, load your catapults and use your cunning tactics to conquer the floor!
Backers: 5749
Average Pledge Per Backer: $91

Funded: $523,145 of $15,000
Dates: Jul 2nd -> Jul 27th (26 days)
Project By: Vesuvius Media Ltd
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Latest News

Final Stretch Goal Revealed! Step by Step: Upgrading your Pledge

July 26th - via:
The Artificer's Tower has gained an extra level!  Now, how about some side-gates or whatever your architect's mind can come up with! If we reach 500K, we will add two more Archway bricks for each player. These bricks can be used as windows in your... (Read More)

Last Call to Arms! 24 Hours to go! All-In Upgrades!

July 26th - via:
With less than 24 hours to go, we are happy to be able to show you the new Artificer's Tower Expansion box, illustrated by Damien Mammoliti! This expansion was created fully by the Stretch Goals you helped unlock during this epic campaign! Last... (Read More)

Vikings Unleashed!

July 24th - via:
New Viking characters join the fight! With this Stretch Goal unlocked, the Vikings Expansion now has 4 extra miniatures to allow for epic battles! Here are some photos/video of the 3D printed prototype: From the top of their Artificer Tower, the... (Read More)

New Ammo: Smelly Fish! New Game Modes: Siege & The Royals! Pledge Levels Explained

July 22nd - via:
New Ammo: Smelly Fish Artwork subject to change A new ammo has unlocked, the Smelly Fish! When you play its card you launch a smelly fish at your opponent, instead of a boulder! This ammo is bouncy and extremely tricky, so you need to be precise with... (Read More)

Hive Ammo Unlocked! Artificer's Tower Final Look & Volcano Card Reference

July 17th - via:
Hive Ammunition Unlocked!  Thank you to all our new Kickstarter followers and to everyone who shared the Catapult Kingdoms Facebook post! Our backer Ammo Competition winner, the Hive Ammunition, will now be part of the Artificer's Expansion! Bee... (Read More)

Bee Hive Social Goal Revealed! Early Bird Bonus! ALL-IN Pledges!

July 13th - via:
Congratulations Chris and Jason! The Bee Hive is the Ammunition Contest Winner!  Thank you to everyone who voted! Now that we're all BUZZZING to play with bees, how can we add this crazy new ammo to the game?! Follow and share! If we add 400... (Read More)

Viking Expansion! ALL-IN Pledge / Family Pack!

July 11th - via:
The Viking Arrival You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 After a long sea voyage, this Great Viking Army arrived with hopes of a grand exploration and treasures... not flying... (Read More)

Tabletop Kickstarter Weekly Roundup: Monsters, Pirates, And Catapults

July 11th - via:
Board game Kickstarters are still going strong, and these three July 2020 projects show real potential. (Read More)

VOTE NOW for new Ammo! Preparing to fight!

July 9th - via:
Ammo Competition: VOTE NOW on BGG! You had amazing ideas! So many great ideas that Team Vesuvius spent most of the day debating which ones to include in the 10 Favorite Ammo BGG Poll.  Well done! Many thanks to everyone who participated!  The... (Read More)

Travel to the Golden Age of The Witcher and See Pandemic's Newest Legacy in Gaming News

July 8th - via:
Welcome back to Gaming Shelf, Gizmodo's column all about board games and tabletop roleplaying games. (Read More)

Ammo Competition! How the play with a Volcano! Add-on info and something new!

July 6th - via:
Ammo Competition! It is time to launch our customary Kickstarter competition! The competition gives you a chance to help shape Catapult Kingdoms! We are looking for a new type of ammunition to add to the game. The ammo could be soft or bouncy, square... (Read More)

Volcano Eruption!

July 4th - via:
What is that?! You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 There is no hiding from the lava, the only option is to... RRRRRUUUUUUUUUUUUUN! Volcano Expansion The Volcano expansion... (Read More)

Peace in the Kingdoms?! Progress Report

July 3rd - via:
Peace in the Kingdoms...? "It's been so long. We're tired. The sound of boulders whizzing by is making it very difficult for me to enjoy my coffee... How about we, sworn enemies, sit down and have a nice chat?" Neither the Chauforts nor the... (Read More)

Funded!!! The feud...

July 2nd - via:
Thank you! Catapult Kingdoms is FUNDED!!!! (and unlocking stretch goals!!!!)  The feud Two households, the Chauforts and the Cunningfields, both alike in dignity, in their fair kingdoms... if only there wasn't that ancient grudge... READY... AIM...... (Read More)

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