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The Stuff of Legend (The Boardgame)

A project in Gaithersburg, MD by Th3rd World Studios

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Cooperative game designed by Kevin Wilson (Arkham Horror, Descent) based on the NY Times Bestselling Graphic novel The Stuff of Legend
Backers: 3283
Average Pledge Per Backer: $91

Funded: $300,142 of $50,000
Dates: Sep 21st -> Oct 21st (30 days)
Project By: Th3rd World Studios
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Latest News

Under 12 hours left, some game updates, and

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Our final push! A little under 12k left to unlock Homer for everyone. We are soooo close, can we do it, can we get this over the line? We will be up all night watching, come join us in Discord if you want to chat with everyone on it, we're having a... (Read More)

Down to the wire, new original art pledge tiers

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
You can doooo it! We are so close, if we can close today out with a day like yesterday Homer will be ours! Come on let's bring Homer... home, lol. New pledge levels We decided to unleash a few of the original art pledge levels we have been sitting... (Read More)

For the the last 48 a new "hero" stretch goal arrives

October 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Welcome back to the last 48 hours of the campaign! If you've just arrived or are checking back in with us we have been very busy. Yesterday you blew through the second Boogeyman edition print and today we are excited to announce a big addition to the... (Read More)

Riddle Contest Winner Announced!

October 18th - via: kickstarter.com
We are well on our way towards the second print for all your Boogeyman Editions out there! Riddle Contest Winner Announcement The riddle contest has been incredibly fun for all of at 3WS Games. The camaraderie on the Discord channel amongst all of... (Read More)

The Riddle Contest is officially over... and another stretch unlocked

October 18th - via: kickstarter.com
I guess I shouldn't be surprised at this point how fast you guys blow through the stretch goals put in front of you. We're preparing some things for the surge, "fingers crossed", at the 48 hour mark with something we're excited about. Thanks to all... (Read More)

Oh, what a night, Mayor mini, backers 93. What a very special trooper mini for me.

October 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hopefully you all got that update title, I'm  a bit punchy from the cold meds. Fighting off something nasty (not covid thankfully!).  No doubt thanks to all of you and the coverage we received we pulled in 93 new backers and had our highest day... (Read More)

We crossed 200k and 2,000 backers! Quackelope gameplay and Unfiltered Gamer how to play!

October 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you, thank you, thank you! Wow, you were all busy bees yesterday delivering one of the biggest days since the first week. Thank you! $200,000 and 2,000 backers is no small feat The final contest puzzle is out! The last puzzle hit yesterday,... (Read More)

Another great weekend brings us a new leader and reveals another stretch goal!

October 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Soooo close to the Mayor mini! As I sit here we are a little over $10k away from adding the Mayor miniature to every Boogeyman edition and miniature add-on set. Last week had a bunch of ups and down in fact there was one day where we bounced up and... (Read More)

Max & Quackers - Designer Diary Update from The Stuff of Legend designer, Kevin Wilson

October 8th - via: kickstarter.com
1800+ backers and 190k! Thanks everyone for keeping things going strong, we're very close to unlocking another leader and inching closer to one of my favorite minis with the Mayor! It's designer time! We've gotten a fair amount of messages about the... (Read More)

Everyone now gets to play as the Mayor and a new way to win original art! Pledge manager access level added.

October 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Filmore is officially here! We have officially unlocked Filmore, the mayor of Hopcotch for all game pledge levels. Filmore has a pretty amazing ability in Charm that allows him to take basic actions without having to discard an action card. On top of... (Read More)

Original art pledges and new add ons!

October 5th - via: kickstarter.com
New art pledges went live at noon this afternoon! New art pledges went live this afternoon (est) and there are still a few left. Now is your chance to snag original art from Charles Paul Wilson III that will be used in the game! New Add-Ons! Max... (Read More)

A new trooper joins the Boogeyman's forces, giveaway details, and new pledge tiers coming Tuesday at noon.

October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you for keeping things moving! While things have slowed down a bit we can't thank everyone enough for staying engaged on Kickstarter and on Discord. We've seen a lot of action on our social channels as well with lots of sharing. We also had a... (Read More)

Let the games begin - the Mayor mini is nigh!

September 30th - via: kickstarter.com
We are heading strong into our second week of the Kickstarter and we have made great progress on our Stretch Goals! Thank you for your support, for staying active and for the great Discord engagement. Remember, if you want to get in on a game we are... (Read More)

Monty mini is unlocked, new trooper mini, Boogeyman upgrade, and The Mayor cometh!

September 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow, you have all been amazing. This is normally the beginning of the down swing in a campaign, plus it was a weekend and you all figured out how to take it in the complete opposite direction. Thank you! Shipping and Localization Update We are... (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: Take on the Boogeyman and His Minions in 'The Stuff of Legend'

September 27th - via: geekdad.com
The Stuff of Legend is a cooperative game for 3-6 players, ages 12 and up, and takes about 60-120 minutes to play. The Stuff of Legend was designed by Kevin Wilson and published by Th3rd World Studios, with illustrations by Charles Paul Wilson III, and graphic design by Michael DeVito. The game is based on the New York Times bestselling series of graphic novels by the same name. (Read More)

More monkey business and a new ally encounter added as 3 stretch goals are unlocked.

September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Apologies for the bad monkey puns, but I can't help myself - plus come on, Monty is soo cool! SO MANY UNLOCKS! You all had a very busy night last night, not to mention this afternoon. You officially unlocked the upgraded Wound Marker for all you... (Read More)

We officially joined the 100k club! We're not "monkeying" around with this update.

September 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks everyone for helping us get to a pretty big milestone, 100k!  It means a lot to see the support of community. The Stuff of Legend has always been the little book that could for all of us and seeing that translate to this Kickstarter has been... (Read More)

The General and O'Neill have arrived, painted minis, and more!

September 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello backers! We're back with more great news for you! The General is Unlocked What if things had gone a bit differently? What if the General had been kept by the Boy's side instead of being swayed by the evil Boogeyman to join his army? You can now... (Read More)

A New Day, a New Goal Unlocked and Several More Added!

September 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello backers! Thank you so much for your support through the launch of this campaign! We're so excited with how it's started and even more excited to be coming to you early with new stretch goals! We've got a list of four stretch goals going into... (Read More)

Arkham Horror and Elder Sign co-creator behind The Stuff of Legend board game

September 22nd - via: dicebreaker.com
Adapted from a series of comics about a group of toys who have vowed to protect the boy that owns them, The Stuff of Legend is a co-op board game for three to six players. In the game, players take the roles of the beloved toys from the comic series as they search for a boy in a scary and otherworldly plane called The Dark. (Read More)

Should You Play The Stuff of Legends? Board Game Playthrough

September 22nd - via: gloryhoundd.com
While war ravages the land another secret war is being fought in a child’s bedroom in Brooklyn. Will we be able to save the child in time or will the Boogeyman and his minions win? Join GloryHoundd and DrGloryHogg as they help you determine if The Stuff of Legends is the right type of game for you! (Read More)

The Stuff of Legend Is Funded!

September 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hello backers! Thank you for helping our Kickstarter have an amazing launch! We are blown away at your enthusiasm and grateful to have you joining us on day 1! WOW! With our goal reached so quickly, we want to welcome you to the campaign, thank you,... (Read More)

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