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What KICKSTARTER(S) are you BACKING and WHY?

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22 Oct 2018 10:19 #284316 by Jackwraith

Gary Sax wrote: but I have reached a point where the "where the fuck would I put this?" factor is HUGE.


Pun intended.

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22 Oct 2018 10:30 #284318 by stoic
I went all-in on the Xia: Legends of a Drift System Kickstarter. I ordered everything but the new 2000 metal coins.

Does this game need an insert to organize it?

www.meeplerealty.com/product/xia-station/

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22 Oct 2018 12:43 #284326 by Gary Sax
The in-box insert is ok, tbh.

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22 Oct 2018 12:49 #284327 by LazarusTNT
I am heavily considering buying Outlive, for 100€, from the publisher.

I think it’s what I wanted Remnants to be.

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22 Oct 2018 19:12 #284380 by Michael Barnes
I just looked at that Dawnfall thing.

Look, I like Michał Orcaz and all...but why in the world would anyone buy that game? You might THINK you are going to be playing it for years to come...but you won’t be.

I totally understand someone dropping $250- hell, even $500- on Warhammer, Magic, or D&D stuff. That’s perennial. There will ALWAYS be players for those. Even when editions, blocks, or whatever change...those games are permanent. Heck, they even deserve the storage space!

But something like that...I look at al the try-hard world building, all the bland and uninspired miniatures, the massive glut of STUFF...and if it is not at a Gloomhaven level of quality, then it is a complete waste of time and money.

I can not imagine looking at my shelf five years from now and seeing that on there. To each their own, etc. but that game is about as redundant and DOA as it could possibly get.
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22 Oct 2018 20:21 #284387 by Ah_Pook

SuperflyTNT wrote: I am heavily considering buying Outlive, for 100€, from the publisher.

I think it’s what I wanted Remnants to be.


It's in stock for like $55 online... Also if you haven't played it yet maybe see if you can try it first. I didn't love my couple plays of it personally, though some of the people there did.

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23 Oct 2018 14:43 - 23 Oct 2018 15:27 #284547 by Mr. White
Street Masters...

I only wanted a copy of the base game, but I don't think it made it to retail. I only ever see large KS lots on ebay. I don't want in on this for hundreds, but tens.

Is this line one of those KS exclusives? How does one just get the core game? Will this KS put the first base game on the shelves?

Damn KS...
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23 Oct 2018 15:43 #284551 by BillyBobThwarton
Street Masters has a new kickstarter starting next week. They are saying that all prior content will be made available again so that might be your best bet for getting the base game as there wasn’t much retail distribution to my knowledge.
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23 Oct 2018 16:17 #284553 by Gary Sax
Charlie is way into the street masters games/line, hopefully he can poke into this thread and clarify. I'm guessing he knows.

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23 Oct 2018 16:23 #284554 by Mr. White
To clarify, I'm only interested in the base game. I don't want to drop $100+ on expansions + stretch goals, when all I want to do is make kung fu sounds every now and then with the core game.

I also question some of Blacklists business practices, so wouldn't mind just getting an aftermarket copy, but I haven't seen any of those.
That is, again, base game only.

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23 Oct 2018 16:53 - 23 Oct 2018 16:55 #284556 by Wetworks
The first printing of Street Masters is completely sold out. Your best bet is to wait for the second printing and hope you can snag a copy when an online flgs puts it up for preorder. I would imagine the base game will sell for around $65 online.
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23 Oct 2018 17:20 #284557 by Space Ghost
Looks like the next Kickstarter is up now

www.kickstarter.com/projects/blacklistga...t-masters-aftershock

Seems as if $109 is the cheapest option -- which is a reprint of all previous content. Doesn't look like they will even be selling pure base games to retailers, just either the original content pack or the expansion pack.

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23 Oct 2018 21:33 #284574 by hotseatgames
I bought into the Street Masters e passion, having bought all of the base game at Gen Con. This game is great, and I love the Sadlers, so I’m in.

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23 Oct 2018 23:43 #284582 by LazarusTNT

Ah_Pook wrote:

SuperflyTNT wrote: I am heavily considering buying Outlive, for 100€, from the publisher.

I think it’s what I wanted Remnants to be.


It's in stock for like $55 online... Also if you haven't played it yet maybe see if you can try it first. I didn't love my couple plays of it personally, though some of the people there did.


If I’m going to drop 55 on the basic version I’d prefer to have the deluxe version for 100, because if I love it, I know I’d end up getting the pumped version.

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24 Oct 2018 08:10 - 24 Oct 2018 09:27 #284590 by Mr. White

Space Ghost wrote: Looks like the next Kickstarter is up now

www.kickstarter.com/projects/blacklistga...t-masters-aftershock

Seems as if $109 is the cheapest option -- which is a reprint of all previous content. Doesn't look like they will even be selling pure base games to retailers, just either the original content pack or the expansion pack.


Hmmm...looked at the campaign last night and I'm cured of wanting to back this. It's a shame as I also like the Sadlers, the game looks fun, and the setting is right up my ally. Dubious marketing and outright plagiarism doesn't sit well with me though. If only this were through a more honest company.
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