It is done!
Your BattleMat 50-Card Starter Deck(s) will be delivered through the USPS and we are delighted to already see/read some wonderful reactions! Michael and I made our own... Read more
We've got mail!
The Nerdy Assassin received a big box today...of custom BattleMat mailers! Share our first look at BattleMat's eco-friendly, 100% recycled packaging designed to safely transport your starter... Read more
BattleMat is FULLY FUNDED with 48 Hours to go!
Today the BattleMat Kickstarter reached 103% of it's funding goal!Thank you so much to our incredible backers and "BattleMates" for your support, shares and suggestions! Michael and... Read more
With any good workout, you really feel the burn toward the very end. Those final reps and steps are not only the hardest, they can be the most valuable as... Read more
In honor of the Nerdy Assassin's little assassin turning one and a half, a mystery benefactor has agreed to match whatever our Kickstarter raises today, August 1st! That's right, get... Read more
"The Most Practical Nerd Game in the World" (New York Cliche)
The hilarious and poignant blog, New York Cliche, just featured BattleMat in their latest post. A huge thank you to Mary Lane for taking the time to dive into a... Read more
BattleMat is halfway funded...
We want to thank each of every one of you for being our first backers for BattleMat!Many of you have personally experienced the roller coaster... Read more
It's all about Kommunity!
We chose Kickstarter for BattleMat specifically to build a grassroots community directly with our players and backers. This personal connection is what we love about tabletop games and what inspired... Read more
Get 'em to the GEEK!
Hey BattleMates! This morning we're excited to welcome and join our fellow geeks from the Board Game Geeks website and newsletter! Tell us YOUR favorite community for gaming news in the... Read more
Our Favorite 12.5 cards
Hey there BattleMates! Brendan and I had our official weekly BattleMat meeting today (don't worry, we talk WAY more than just once a week) and we were joking that if... Read more
Gameplay Overview LIVE
After requests to demonstrate dealing and gameplay, we tried our first Kickstarter Livestream. Unfortunately our connection was weak, so we immediately streamed a second version! Please enjoy a... Read more
Lots of BUZZ about BattleMat!
Check out and SHARE the latest BUZZFEED story on BattleMat! Also circulating on Medium, NerdHQ and TableTopGaming Magazine! At the bottom of the article, you can "like" and "comment" which will help... Read more
You wanted more!
Hey BattleMates (is this the name we're keeping?)
It's been an incredible 48 hours of #BattleMatFitness! Thank you for your shares, support, but most importantly your ideas! Across social media,... Read more
People Are Talking About BattleMat
Hey BattleMates (I don't know, do we like that? Start another suggestion for how we should refer to those who play BattleMat)! Check out this interview and article and let... Read more
Only 17 $10 decks left!
Thank you to all who have supported so far. There are only 17 of the super saver $10 decks left. Many of you have opted to bypass this reward and... Read more
10% of the Way There!
After our first day, we've reached 10% of our goal. Thank you to all of our backers and thank you for continuing to get the word out there. We still... Read more
Many of you have asked to "see more cards" and while much of our crowdfunding is going toward the work that still needs to be done, we wanted to share... Read more
Seconds after we hit the launch button and we already have our first 2 backers! Thank you so much Graham, Harry and Bob! Don't forget to suggest a nickname for... Read more