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Death Path is multi-player card & dice game set in the near future in which Subjects are forced to navigate through a fearsome maze.
Death Path is multi-player card & dice game set in the near future in which Subjects are forced to navigate through a fearsome maze.
Death Path is multi-player card & dice game set in the near future in which Subjects are forced to navigate through a fearsome maze.
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    1. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on June 9, 2018

      Thanks brother!

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      Andrew Jashyn on June 9, 2018

      The coins look Awesome! We can't wait for the game to come out!

    3. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on June 9, 2018

      That is a great question!

      It’s so weird how long everything takes in this process and we are learning as we go. All the backers have been awesome about having to wait. So thanks for that!

      I’m hoping for sept-oct. It will be worth it tho! 😎

    4. Dane Nilsson on June 9, 2018

      Nice update. When do u think we Will have the game on our tables? 😁

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      James Rufer on April 22, 2018

      Even that is good news! Excited to hear how the samples turn out and looking forward to getting in to the Deathpath

    6. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on April 21, 2018

      @Rufer Unfortunately not yet. All art and design should be done in two weeks and then we can order our sample from manufacturer. Once we get to that sample set to us, we will share pics!

      Thanks to everyone for their patience during this learning experience for us.

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      James Rufer on April 21, 2018

      Any production updates or just artwork so far?

    8. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on March 26, 2018

      @Dane Thanks brother!

    9. Dane Nilsson on March 26, 2018

      Good to hear. U got my support!

    10. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on March 26, 2018

      Hi Dane.

      Things are chugging along slowly. Last couple updates went more into detail on this.

      Apologies for the delays but there was a major increase in manufacturing costs that was not expected initially. We are making the most of this delay time, however, and choosing to complete art for ALL created characters so that when the time comes to ship, if people want to add-on purchase more characters they can!

      Thanks for everyone's patience!

    11. Dane Nilsson on March 26, 2018

      Is Everything going good With the production?

    12. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on January 18, 2018

      Great question. Not sure but I’ll have my prototype with me to run a demo with.

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      Andrew Jashyn on January 18, 2018

      Will the game be ready for Adepticon?

    14. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on December 25, 2017

      Merry Christmas everyone! Santa is OP.

    15. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on December 1, 2017

      @Derrick

      Hey brother! So sorry for lack of updates. Here's the scoop of where things are at:

      Art: done (minus the created characters)
      Rules: done (but not pretty yet)
      Design: in progress

      The one hiccup we've encountered was an across the board increase in manufacturing of games. Like the cost of cardboard and other components have increased cost rather drastically compared to my initial quotes. I'm working with my crew over there to see what options we have.

      There will most likely be a delay with shipping because of this, but I can't say for sure yet. As always, happy to be as transparent as possible with everything!

    16. Derrick Tindal on December 1, 2017

      Everything still humming along?

    17. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 29, 2017

      Thanks man!

      If needed, I can have Bryan call her to smooth things over.

    18. Derrick Tindal on September 29, 2017

      CC Bill came in... Took some heat from the Mrs.... Worth It! Can't wait to play the game guys!

    19. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 19, 2017

      Hi everyone.... please make sure you fill out the survey so we can start working on production quantities. Any questions, shoot us a message!

    20. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 14, 2017

      @Jason No shipping now. Thanks for the question tho as many I'm sure also are wondering.

      As easy as it would be to charge you a flat amount, we want to ensure you don't overspend. It's a good amount of cards and dice in the box, but still not like a board game.

      In an effort to find the most cost-effective shipping options, we have opted to get the best quote, and then reach out to backers and charge at that time.

      It's possible the next campaign we do, we incorporate shipping, but for right now, this seemed like a more fair way to go about it.

    21. Jason Turner on September 14, 2017

      Maybe I missed the comment. When you charged my card, was the shipping charge added to my pledge, or will it be collected later?

      I want to make sure you guys get paid!!

    22. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 14, 2017

      @Talarius You win again!

      @Tom Petty Is the waiting really the hardest part?

    23. Talarius on September 14, 2017

      Survey filled out. Now the waiting game begins... ;-)

    24. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 14, 2017

      @Spencer Thanks man! Don't worry, we will have other opportunities to get a character made in the game down the road. WHUTUPSHUN!

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      Spencer Stevens on September 14, 2017

      Strong Grapple Taunt!!! Can't wait to play and wish I had the money to have the last custom character slot. Gerald Dubinsky would've torn up some path. What up shun! In all seriousness though, I'm so happy this has become a reality for you both. Congratulations!

    26. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 14, 2017

      @James Thanks man!

      @Paul Solid joke bro?

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      Paul Pipeline on September 14, 2017

      When does the pledge manager go live?

    28. James Meisenburg on September 14, 2017

      Congrats Zluprcast. Can't wait to play.

    29. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 14, 2017

      @Daria Thanks for the comment.

      Zlurpcast Studios does reserve the right to make final creative decisions as indicated in this Reward Level. We will do our best to create a fun and safe community for backers and fans of our game(s) going forward!

      @Talarius You are my hero. But you do wear a cape... on weekends. I've heard.

    30. Talarius on September 14, 2017

      I couldn't take it. Kicked in the $3 to get the hell whip. Woot!

    31. Daria Winter on September 14, 2017

      I know there are gonna be a lot of really awesome characters created!

      I just want to put my official opinion out there as a trans woman, and request that nobody makes any gross misinterpretations of trans people, like huge beefy "men" who wear a bunch of makeup or whatever.

      I know I'm in the minority, but I hope you all have better taste than that, and that Zlurpcast does too.�

      I love the game. Please don't make me hate it...

      Thanks for hearing me out. ❤

    32. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 14, 2017

      @Lucas Thanks man! We really do appreciate your support.

      I see you are in Austin. Not sure if you know Matt McDonough in Pflugerville but I know he's looking to survive the Death Path too!

      Government sponsored PlayDate right here... :-)

    33. Lucas DP
      Superbacker
      on September 14, 2017

      This was a fun campaign! I'm stoked we got some stretch goals and I look forward to challenging my friends to the Death Path!

    34. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 13, 2017

      @Doug Indeed my friend! New update just sent! Alec Baldwin taught me to Always Be Closing!

      I want that coffee.

    35. Douglas Dorman
      Superbacker
      on September 13, 2017

      Just need 11 people to add a play mat and we hit the next goal! or 10 more backers :)

    36. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 13, 2017

      @Dan Thanks for backing! Last minute is just as good as first minute. Great suggestion too! We'll check it out and maybe for use in an expansion game/pack at some point.

    37. Talarius on September 13, 2017

      I'm one of those annoying people who wait until the last day to pledge. Apologies for that. Suggestion (too late?): One of the item cards is a backpack. This item is stored and you can put up to 3 items under the backpack card. In order to swap items from the backpack to your hands, you have to pass on flipping a Maze card for that turn. This might not be doable, as you've got your printing planned out already... just an idea. (Dan R.)

    38. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 11, 2017

      @Derrick Awesome! Thanks man! Bryan "Xtreme" Mitchell is pleased that his character will get to be not only created but included to all backers at $29 and above!

      New update tonight announcing the next upcoming stretch goals!

    39. Derrick Tindal on September 11, 2017

      Bumped up to add the characters and items. Looks like that should also get us all another stretch goal!

    40. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 11, 2017

      @Todd You would like him. He's completely unfair and will ruin friendships.

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      todd on September 11, 2017

      Agent J.

      Women love him. Men want to be him.

      Now I get to be Agent J.

      Agent J. I am in you.

    42. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 10, 2017

      @Doug Thanks for checking out the game and backing! Great meeting you.

      I'm using a fulfillment center in Oregon to make it much cheaper for shipping overall. With that said, I'll definitely explore some options to have them sent to me/the store for locals. Just can't commit to anything at the moment but it's on the agenda.

    43. Eric T. Huffman on September 10, 2017

      Ohhhh...one more victim...ah subject spot left if anyone's on the fence still.

    44. Douglas Dorman
      Superbacker
      on September 10, 2017

      Woo I just realized my pledge put it over $10,500!!!

    45. Douglas Dorman
      Superbacker
      on September 10, 2017

      Enjoyed the demo today. Thank you for sharing your game with me! Out of curiosity, will there be a "local pickup" option? I happen to live RIGHT by the game store the demo was at today.

    46. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 8, 2017

      @Marc Hey man. Are you sure on that? I don't think it automatically applied $5 to be honest. I chose 'no shipping' on all levels when I created the campaign because I don't know what final shipping will be. I put the estimates at the bottom of the Kickstarter page to help people budget.

      @Lucas Hey. That is that plan yeah! Add-on's like the Character Pack or Item Pack are set costs. We have control over them, we have a quote, and we know how much they cost to make.

      @All After the campaign ends, and the game goes into production, I will know exactly how much shipping will cost. When that happens, I will reach out to all backers and let them know what to pay. I would assume that is preferred rather than paying more than you need to up front.

      I'm always pretty transparent with stuff so here's the deal for those interested. Since the final game isn't produced yet, I don't have the final shipping pricing. Makes sense right? I have a projected weight and some estimates from my fulfillment center but nothing set in stone as some things could change during production of the game.

      I took some advice from another independent game publisher to go the route of "give estimated shipping charge info, but charge shipping later" philosophy. This helps to eliminate problems like charging too much or too little.

    47. Lucas DP
      Superbacker
      on September 8, 2017

      From the Campaign page, under Shipping: "Please do not add any shipping fees to your pledge. Shipping will be charged after the Kickstarter finishes and will be based on actual costs incurred to ship the games and/or add-ons."

      So y'all want us to definitely add our bucks for the add-ons now, but to not add shipping yet?

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      Marc Zukerman on September 8, 2017

      Quick question, I upped my bid to cover the item pack and character pack so I'm at $64. I seem to remember when I first pledged, it automatically applied $5 for shipping. If I'm at $64, is that no longer covered in there? For the base game plus 2 packs Is it supposed to be... ahem... $5 more? (I'll let Johnny have the joke)

    49. Zlurpcast Studios Creator
      Superbacker
      on September 8, 2017

      Hi Dane! Indeed. I was going to post an update about it yesterday but the funding update was bumped up.

      The Add-On is "Item Pack 1" and will include weapons and other items to add to your games. Details to come soon!

    50. Dane Nilsson on September 8, 2017

      Any more add on, on the way?

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