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The world is poised at the brink of an abyss. The final outbreak is coming. You are leper, outcast & contagious. YOU ARE ZOMBIE.
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    BREATHER - You will be privy to all of the backer-only updates. You will be emailed a full PDF playtest set of all 112 Character Cards, 24 Bump Chips, and a special, abridged, playtest version of the rules soon after this Kickstarter ends. Additionally, you will be eligible to become an official playtester with your name in the book.

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    SKAG - You get everything BREATHER gets, plus you will receive PDF copies of both the final version of the I AM ZOMBIE Field Manual, and the full first set of print-and-play Character Cards and Bump Chips. You will be a member in full of Team-Z, eligible for TZxp and on the list for all future playtesting and special events. Keep in mind that printing a half decent set of double-sided Character Cards and Bump Chips can cost more than buying the real thing, take this option if you are worried about shipping costs.

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    FERAL - You get everything SKAG gets, plus you will receive one physical copy of the first set of Character Cards - Deck One: Human (52 cards total). This and the PDF's are all you need to play your first few game sessions leading up to, and during, a Zombie Outbreak.
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    ZOMBIE HUNTER - You get all the PDF's and privileges SKAG gets, plus a physical copy of the I AM ZOMBIE Field Manual when it comes out. If you ONLY want the Field Manual, this is the reward level for you. At this level and above you are eligible for ALL the Stretch goals.
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    TOXIC - You get everything SKAG gets, all the PDF's and privileges (but not the Book), PLUS both decks of Character Cards (112 total) - Deck One: Human + Deck Two: Toxic. These and the PDF's are all you need to play a long running game of I AM ZOMBIE (without Bump Chips) [Add postage: +$3/USA, +$6/Canada, +$12/other]

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    MAVEN - You get everything ZOMBIE HUNTER gets, the Field Manual and all the PDF's, plus BOTH decks of Character Cards (112 cards total). That's right, you get the Field Manual AND both the Human and the Toxic decks of Character Cards (but no Bump Chips.)
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    PROFANE-ELITE - You get it all! Everything SKAG gets, plus the complete Field Manual, both decks of Character Cards (112 total), and both sets of Bump Chips (48 total). Plus you get YOUR NAME IN THE BOOK listed as a Profane-Elite, giving you the permanent right to play as a Profane-Elite in all officially sanctioned games. [Add postage: +$7/USA, +$14/Canada, +$28/other]

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    PROFANE-LORD - You get it all! Everything SKAG gets, plus the complete Field Manual, both decks of Character Cards (112 total), and both sets of Bump Chips (48 total). Plus you get YOUR NAME IN THE BOOK listed as a Profane-Elite, giving you the permanent right to play as a Profane-Elite in all officially sanctioned games. [Add postage: +$7/USA, +$14/Canada, +$28/other]

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    DEACON - You get everything the ZOMBIE HUNTER gets, all the PDF's and the Field Manual, plus SIX decks of Character Cards (three Human and three Toxic) so players in your group don't have to fight over cards. Plus you get BOTH sets of Bump Chips (48 total). In addition, you get YOUR NAME IN THE FIELD MANUAL listed as a Deacon. Finally, your Field Manual will be signed and numbered. The earlier you pledge, the lower the number.
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    DEACON-ELDAR - You get everything the ZOMBIE HUNTER gets, all the PDF's and the Field Manual, plus SIX decks of Character Cards (three Human and three Toxic) so players in your group don't have to fight over cards. Plus you get BOTH sets of Bump Chips (48 total). In addition, you get YOUR NAME IN THE FIELD MANUAL listed as a Deacon. Finally, your Field Manual will be signed and numbered. The earlier you pledge, the lower the number. [Add postage: +$8/USA, +$16/Canada, +$32/other - sorry we had to raise shipping on this one, but we still low balled it.]

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    CHANCELLERY - Online Gaming Special: You and a friend get to play 1 playtest session on Google hangouts with Mark and special guests. With your permission it will be live broadcast. PLUS you get everything the DEACON-ELDAR gets, The book, all the PDF's and the Field Manual, plus SIX decks of Character Cards (three Human and three Toxic), also BOTH sets of Bump Chips (48 total). In addition, you get YOUR NAME IN THE FIELD MANUAL listed as a CHANCELLERY. Your Field Manual will be signed and numbered. The earlier you pledge, the lower the number. [Add postage: +$8/USA, +$16/Canada, +$32/other.]

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    GAME STORE FIVE PACK - At the request of a game store owner Mark has created a brand new package. GET FIVE OF EVERYTHING! That's right, five field manuals, five copies of both Character Card Decks (10 decks total), and five copies of each Bump Chips set (10 sets total). [Add postage: +$30/USA, +$60/Canada, +$120/other]

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    LOCUST - You get everything SKAG gets (all the PDF's but no physical product) plus you will see YOUR OWN IMAGE (or that of a friend - it makes a great gift!) emblazoned upon a character card! Meaning you will have an alter-ego in the game setting. Once you select this tier, we will contact you to discuss the necessary steps you need to take. Also, your name will be in the Field Manual credited as the name on your card. If all you want is to see yourself on a card as a FULL ON ZOMBIE, then this is the reward level for you. See Add Ons where you can order a poster of yourself as depicted on the card.

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    SOLOMONARI - You get everything DEACON gets, plus you will see YOUR OWN IMAGE (or that of a friend - it makes a great gift!) emblazoned upon on a character card! Meaning you will have an alter-ego in the game setting. Once you select this tier, we will contact you immediately to discuss the necessary steps you need to take. Also, your name will be in the Field Manual credited as the name on your card. Of course your copy of the Field Manual will be signed and numbered, you will receive a copy with a number under 100. The earlier you pledge, the lower the number.
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    GAME STORE SPECIAL - Mark loves each and every friendly neighborhood game store and has created this special package just for you. GET TEN OF EVERYTHING! That's right, ten field manuals, ten copies of both Character Card Decks (20 decks total), and ten copies of each Bump Chips set (20 sets total).
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    • ZRACO - Industry Insider: You get everything DEACON ($135) gets, plus you get to live the life of a gaming industry insider as you join the I AM ZOMBIE Development Team. You will be invited to join our private Facebook group, and will get to participate in all Developer Google Hangout meetings, providing input on the direction of the game from the ground up. A character Card will be made using your image or that of a loved one. Your character will be feature and illustrated in the I AM ZOMBIE: Field Manual. But wait, there's more! You will get 2 extra signed and numbered copies of the Field Manual. This reward level requires that the backer sign a legally binding Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA).
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    • AMIRANI - Role Playing God: You get the same thing DEACON ($135) gets, PLUS you and a friend get to visit Make-Believe Games in Chicago or London, and play a one of a kind I AM ZOMBIE RPG session (lasting 6-8 hours) run by Make-Believe Games CEO and lead game designer, Mark Rein-Hagen. We will live webcast the event with a camera crew. A night of partying afterwards is assured! You will be responsible for hotels, travel arrangements and food/drink for yourself, but Mark says he will buy the first round. We will work closely with all of the backers at this level in order to determine the best possible date to host the game(s). Backing at this level entitles you to two spots at the gaming table, any empty spots will be filled by Make-Believe Games designers, artists, and writers. • You also get the DEACON reward package, plus 2 handwritten pages from Mark's vintage developer notebooks. Your character will be featured and illustrated in the Field Manual, a Character Card will be made using your image or that of a loved one. Finally, we will throw in three extra signed and numbered copies of the Field Manual when it is released (including one which is numbered 3-10). Write to us for more information.
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    PROFANE - You get it all! Everything SKAG gets, plus the complete Field Manual, both decks of Character Cards (112 total), and both sets of Bump Chips (48 total). Plus you get YOUR NAME IN THE BOOK listed as a Profane, giving you the permanent right to play as a Profane in all officially sanctioned games.
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