The Umbrella Academy Game

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Umbrella Academy Game

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Umbrella Academy
Backers: 3172
Average Daily Pledges: $15,863
Average Pledge Per Backer: $75

Funding: $237,950 of $30,000
Dates: Jul 28th -> Aug 30th (33 days)
Project By: Umbrella Academy Game
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Latest News

The Umbrella Academy Game: Collector's Edition News - Two game boards

August 11th - via:
We are putting both versions of the game board in the Collector's Edition. This means you will have a choice when you play; to use the Deluxe game board or the Collector's game board. The factory has told us there is just enough room to fit both... (Read More)

The Umbrella Academy Card Game Kickstarter campaign hitss 100 per cent funding within one hour of going live

August 11th - via:
A Kickstarter campaign to launch a new card game based on the hit comic-series-turned Netflix series, The Umbrella Academy has sailed past its crowdfunding goal and is now on track to hit £200,000 in pledges. Developed in partnership between Dark Horse Comics and Studio71 Games, the new games aims to bring the fantastical and dysfunctional world of The Umbrella Academy to life in the living room. (Read More)

Stretch Goals for All Editions

August 10th - via:
Stretch Goals for Everyone Thank you so much to all who've commented and posted private messages, sharing your feedback on the game! We love that so many backers have reached out to us with feedback on improving our campaign. And to that end, we're... (Read More)

Weekend at the Umbrella Academy

August 7th - via:
We want to thank you for all of your comments and suggestions. Our goal was to create a fun card game based on The Umbrella Academy. One that would appeal to fans of the comic book and the TV series. To that end, we built a game, tested it, filled it... (Read More)

The Umbrella Academy Game: $200K and Climbing!

August 6th - via:
First and foremost, thank you very much for continuously supporting The Umbrella Academy Game. The campaign has crossed the $200,000 threshold! As a token of our appreciation, we are adding spot UV coating to all three Editions of the game. For those... (Read More)

America's Favorite Dysfunctional Family is Coming Soon to a Card Game Near You

August 6th - via:
In The Umbrella Academy Card Game, the players are working cooperatively - a seemingly impossible task in this dysfunctional family - to vanquish the villains before they destroy the world. Each of the characters in the game has its own special ability to help. Every round a new villain is introduced as well as a dysfunctional family card, so not only do the players have to defeat the villains, they must overcome their dysfunctional family to boot. (Read More)

The Umbrella Academy Game: Collector's Edition Game Board

August 5th - via:
Here it is folks...  Today we bring you the Umbrella Academy Collector's Edition Game Board! The Collector's board is 7" x 14" with a single fold down the middle - represented by the dotted vertical line in the image below. The background image on... (Read More)

Umbrella Academy Does Card Battles, and D&D Gets a Board Game in Gaming News

August 5th - via:
Welcome back to Gaming Shelf, Gizmodo's column all about board games and tabletop roleplaying games. We've got a new card game about The Umbrella Academy, along with a tabletop roleplaying game about Nordic mythology. (Read More)

The Umbrella Academy Game: Deluxe Edition Game Board

August 4th - via:
Here is a quick update to get you over the midweek hump... Both the Deluxe Edition and Collector's Edition come with a game board. The boards in each edition, both equally amazing, differ slightly with its artistic features. The board is 7" x 14"... (Read More)

Loodo Ninja - What Board Games to Back on Kickstarter in August

August 4th - via:
Hello friends! I’m back after my break only to share some amazing Kickstarter campaigns either running right now or coming within weeks. Take your favourite tea or drink, sit comfortably and… enjoy! (Read More)

Umbrella Academy Game - Monocle Card Stretch Goal unlocked!

August 2nd - via:
You guys rock! The Monocle card stretch goal has now been unlocked. All Deluxe and Collector's edition games will contain this card. The next goal unlocks the "Inspector Lupo On The Case" card. Let's get the word out about the campaign so we can add... (Read More)

The Umbrella Academy Game: Character and Monocle Tokens

August 1st - via:
The Deluxe and Collector's Editions of the game come with plastic tokens. The character tokens can be used in place of or with the Character Cards and the Monocle token can be used in place of the start card. The images of the tokens are pretty small... (Read More)

We Hear You - Stretch Goal Update

July 31st - via:
We love the enthusiasm you have shown for the campaign and want you to know we are reading all your comments and private messages. We have updated the stretch goal plan as shown below and on the campaign page. The Abhijat and Dr. Zoo cards are now... (Read More)

Celebrating the Launch The Umbrella Academy Season 2 on Netflix!

July 31st - via:
We are so excited for the launch of Season 2 of the Umbrella Academy on Netflix! Who's binge watching it this weekend? 🙂 Thank you for the tremendous support for the launch of the campaign. Off to a great start! Kickstarter is featuring The... (Read More)

THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY GAME Is Live Now on Kickstarter

July 31st - via:
The Umbrella Academy Game is now up on Kickstarter. Fans have clearly been excited as the project reached its initial goal of $30,000 in less than an hour. The game comes from Studio71 Games and is designed to take roughly 20 minutes to play. (Read More)

Umbrella Academy - 1st Stretch Goal

July 30th - via:
Our first stretch goal will unlock the Monocle Card for all Deluxe and Collector's Edition games. This goal shouldn't be too hard to reach. We have been getting requests to show the game boards and the tokens. Over the next few days, we will create... (Read More)

‘The Umbrella Academy’ Game Kickstarter is Now Live

July 30th - via:
Last week the announcement came out that Dark Horse Comics and Studio71 have combined forces to release a card game based on the hit Netflix comic series The Umbrella Academy. Well, now you can pre-order the game via their Kickstarter campaign. The Kickstarter has already hit their goal in less than an hour with over 1,000 backers. (Read More)

Your Questions Answered

July 29th - via:
There have been some interesting questions in the comments section about the game. Let's go over a few of them: 1.     " Why are only 7 tokens shown in the Tier Banners?" There are 8 tokens. The 8th can be used instead of the start card. It is... (Read More)

Umbrella Academy Card Game Coming Soon

July 29th - via:
Way and Bá launched The Umbrella Academy with Dark Horse in 2007. It became a big hit and earned the Eisner Award for Best Limited Series in 2008. The pair released a second volume in 2008 but wouldn’t release a third until 2018. A fourth is currently in development. (Read More)

You Can Back THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY CARD GAME On Kickstarter Right Now

July 29th - via:
After selling over one million copies and being adapted into a popular Netflix series, The Umbrella Academy comic series by Gerard Way and Gabriel Bá is making its way onto your tabletop. (Read More)

The Umbrella Academy Game is off to a great start!

July 28th - via:
Wow! Thank you so much for the tremendous support of The Umbrella Academy Game. We blew past our goal in less than an hour and it's all because of YOU and your backing, as well as your work to help spread the word! Let's keep it going, please keep... (Read More)

The Umbrella Academy Card Game to Launch on Kickstarter

July 28th - via:
Dark Horse Comics and Studio71 Games have joined forces to create a card game based on the Umbrella Academy comic book series. The Umbrella Academy has enjoyed life as a critically acclaimed comic book series and as a Netflix original television series. Created by Way and Ba, The Umbrella Academy focuses on seven super-powered siblings who reunite after the death of their father to battle their own dysfunction while attempting to prevent the apocalypse. (Read More)

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