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Guns or Treasure 🦜

A project in Madison, WI by Castillo Games

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A speedy game of bluffing & buccaneering for the Pirate Captain in all of us! Competitive, compact, & welcoming to players of all ages.
Backers: 753
Average Pledge Per Backer: $43

Funded: $32,222 of $10,000
Dates: Aug 2nd -> Sep 1st (31 days)
Project By: Castillo Games
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Latest News

We Decided to Acquiesce to Your Request: Two New Stretch Goals!

August 31st - via:
We’ve heard your “Hurrahs” for more stretch goals! We’ve been be convinced and have added two more stretch goals. I am particularly excited about the new captain which will be unlocked at $30,000. Astonishingly we are now less than $500 away... (Read More)

Another Stretch Goal Unlocked Help Us Unlock the Final Goal!

August 30th - via:
We did it! We unlocked our final stretch goal of $25,000. Thank you all so much for your support to make this project possible! We are very grateful to each of you! Now we have one goal left: the final social media stretch goal. This will unlock an... (Read More)

Help Us Unlock the Final Social Media Stretch Goal!

August 29th - via:
With only 3 days left on Kickstarter we are $1436 from hitting our next stretch goal! We are working with our artist and potential manufacturers as we prepare to send the game off to the printer. There are still improvements we want to make to the... (Read More)

Meet Our New Captain + Less than $200 From Our Next Stretch Goal

August 23rd - via:
It’s an exciting time! We have unlocked our first social media stretch goal! I am excited to announce Charlie Highwater is officially added to the Parrots and Monkeys Expansion! We’ve also officially released the next social media stretch goal:... (Read More)

Pirate Pun Competition!

August 17th - via:
Do you enjoy pirate jokes or talking like a pirate? If so, we have some great news for you! There are two main ways backers can help us unlock new stretch goals: 1. Sharing on social media 2. Commenting on the Kickstarter page Your Kickstarter... (Read More)

Welcome Aboard, Capt. O'Malley... Stretch Goal Unlocked!

August 13th - via:
You did it! Our first stretch goal of $15,000 is officially reached! Also, we are only 22 shares away from a second stretch goal! We are thrilled to announce that all copies of the Base Game for Guns or Treasure will now include an additional... (Read More)

We’re Fully Funded! Thank you!

August 7th - via:
Fantastic news! Guns or Treasure is fully funded!  We are so grateful to all the backers that have helped us get here along with the many who have helped by sharing on social media. This game would not be possible without your support. We are deeply... (Read More)

We hit 60% in only 72 hours! + Gen Con News

August 5th - via:
As I write this update from Gen Con, the largest board game conversion in North America, I am very excited about the campaign. Great news!We hit 60% in only 72 hours and we are currently only $3443 away from hitting our goal. This is so exciting to... (Read More)

We're off to an incredible start! All we need is your help on Social Media!

August 3rd - via:
I’m very excited to have officially raised 41% of our goal in the first 24 hours! We have made tremendous progress in such a short time and I am very grateful to each of the backers who have contributed to make this possible. The first 50% is the... (Read More)

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