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Dead Sprint, a tile based board game - Kickstarter Coming Soon

The idea for Dead Sprint the board game came about because as a game designer with a family, including 2 children, I wanted to create a board game that we could all play that didn't require a large chunk of time. One of the main goals with the board game is to make sure it doesn't require a huge amount of time for a session without sacrificing fun and depth for all those gamers (parents, students etc.) who simply don't have the time for long board games. The average play session depending on how many players there are ranges from 15-45 minutes.

It is a tile based board game that tasks 2-5 players with outrunning a horde of undead throughout the game while also avoiding/combating the undead in front of them. Players will utilize special items to help them along the way, first aid kits to survive attacks, weapons to improve their attacks and action cards they can draw that changes up the strategy for every player.

The game features special types of undead that will force the players to decide how to deal with them based on their inventory. The horde will consume any undead left behind to catch up to the players. The first person to find the exit or the last person to not die is the winner.

The game has been heavily playtested including at a local Comic-Con and it was a big hit. The game will have a crowdfunding campaign in the near future.         

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