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Motobushido is a game about really sweet duels between really badass samurai who ride really awesome motorcycles.
Motobushido is a game about really sweet duels between really badass samurai who ride really awesome motorcycles.
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    Standard Reward Class: Gain a contributor call-out in the final printed book!

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    Standard Reward Class: Receive a "Frugal Digital Edition" of the game book, free of art, optimized for laser printing.

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    Standard Reward Class: Receive 5 high-res wallpapers for standard PC and Smartphone resolutions.

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    Standard Reward Class: Receive a digital copy of the game in full color, indexed and bookmarked and specialty-sized for e-readers and tablets. Includes all Standard Rewards of lower price, too!

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    INTERNATIONAL VERSION: This is identical to the other $18 level, but for some reason international backers were being asked for shipping, where there's nothing physical to ship. This alternate reward level should fix that issue. STANDARD Reward Class: Receive a digital copy of the game in full color, indexed and bookmarked and specialty-sized for e-readers and tablets. Includes all Standard Rewards of lower price, too!

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    Standard Reward Class: Receive a standard no-frills "white-book" black and white soft-cover copy of the book when released. Includes art in grayscale.

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    Special "Man, I'm just here for that Medusa" Level: You'll get the Medusa-Motobushi shirt and a full color digital copy of the Motobushido game rules when released. This reward does not include other levels, is not included in other levels, and is its own separate thing.

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    SPECIAL LIMITED OFFER: "The Ninja" This level is IDENTICAL to the $70 Duelist level, but is only available to the first ten people who choose it! This special promotion level is only available for early adopters! The Duelist level is the starting point for many of the stretch goal reward additions, so this is a great deal. You get: the "deluxe" physical copy of the game book when it is released, autographed by both of us with additional personalized tip-in. Also three special Kickstarter-only game scenarios for you to run with your group. You will also receive first access to all beta test materials as they are released. Includes all Standard Rewards of lower price, too!

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    Standard Reward Class "The Duelist": Receive a "deluxe" physical copy of the game book when it is released, autographed by both of us with additional personalized tip-in. Also three special Kickstarter-only game scenarios for you to run with your group. You will also receive first access to all beta test materials as they are released.

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    Standard Reward Class "The Yojimbo": At this level or higher, you receive a special shoulder patch with the game logo design on it. You will also have a very special thank-you call-out in the published book, and receive first access to all new free online game materials, including new Styles, Techniques, Icons, and my personal game hacks (including the very special "sword mystics in space" hack)!

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    Pledge $100 or more About $100

    Standard Reward Class, top-level "The Ronin" The book you receive will be a beautiful limited-edition, double-autographed, kickstarter-only copy of the game book when it is released, in a slip case. Also includes three personally-signed single-use "cheat death" cards, each good for one free survival in-game (tear up after use).

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    "Special" Reward Class - A limited-edition print of art, signed by Rick. Only 100 of these! Includes all rewards of the top-level "Ronin" standard level, too!

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    Special Reward Class: "The Artiste" - You will receive a beautiful 36 x 48 cloth wall scroll featuring a full-color image from the game's art. There will be a few choices available for this image, including those pieces already revealed. As the art fund increases with this Project, the choices will grow even more. I will contact you upon completion to find out which one you prefer! This also includes all rewards of the top-level "Ronin" standard level!

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    "Special" Reward Class - "One of the Many" Your likeness as a side character in the included comic, and in the rest of the game. Includes all rewards of the top-level "Ronin" standard level, too!

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    "Special" Reward Class - "The Masked Player" Your own name as one of the players in the book's example text blocks! You will also receive an EXCLUSIVE Founder Patch, designed specifically for this tier. Includes all rewards of the top-level "Ronin" standard level, too!

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    "Special" Reward Class - "The First Founder 1" a special limited-edition "Motobushi Pack" Dickies shirt in your size, with the Pack logo on the back, only available to those who contribute, with a front pocket patch written in Japanese declaring you one of the game's First Founders. ADDITIONALLY, send me your photo and I will include your likeness in a special comic-style group portrait of ALL of the First Founders, posing with a weapon and bike of your choice! This level also includes both a printed and digital copy of the game in full-color, autographed with tip-in, and special personal call-out in the game proper as First Founder.

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    "Special" Reward Class - "The First Founder 2" Like the previous level, but in addition to the shirt you also get a Hoodie! The back will be printed with the Motobushido design, and your front patches will come separate, for you to do with as you please.

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    "Special" Reward Class - "One of the Seven" Your likeness as one of the seven core characters in the comic and the game itself - there are only 7 of these, and they are not gender-specific! I will contact you personally to figure out which character role is best for you! Should a full-length graphic novel be commissioned via stretch goals, this will be a great deal! Includes all rewards of the top-level "Ronin" standard level, too!

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    "Special" Reward Class - "The Hidden Pack" A unique comic-style portrait of the likenesses of you and up to six other members of your gaming group as a pack of Double-Ninja! Ninja riding Kawasaki Ninjas! Only one of these! This portrait will not be used by me for promotional purposes unless you first approve. Includes all rewards of the top-level "Ronin" standard level, AND the First Founder patch and Hoodie, too!

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    "Special" Reward Class - "Odin's Pack" A unique comic-style portrait of the likenesses of you and up to six other members of your gaming group as a pack of Viking Bikers on Choppers! Only one of these! This portrait will not be used by me for promotional purposes unless you first approve. Includes all rewards of the top-level "Ronin" standard level, AND the First Founder patch and Hoodie, too!

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    "Special" Reward Class - "Squeak Patrol" A unique comic-style portrait of the likenesses of you and up to six other members of your gaming group as a pack of anthromorphic rodent bikers from the red planet! Only one of these! This portrait will not be used by me for promotional purposes unless you first approve. Includes all rewards of the top-level "Ronin" standard level, AND the First Founder patch and Hoodie, too!

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    "Special" Reward Class - "Force and Honor"

    A unique comic-style portrait of the likenesses of you and up to six other members of your gaming group as a pack of robe-wearing laser sword mystics from an ancient galaxy, with flying bikes! Only one of these! This portrait will not be used by me for promotional purposes unless you first approve. Includes all rewards of the top-level "Ronin" standard level, AND the First Founder patch and Hoodie, too!

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    "Special" Reward Class - "The Posse"

    A unique comic-style portrait of the likenesses of you and up to six other members of your gaming group as a pack of Cowboys riding Indian-brand bikes! Only one of these! This portrait will not be used by me for promotional purposes unless you first approve. Includes all rewards of the top-level "Ronin" standard level, too!Includes all rewards of the top-level "Ronin" standard level, AND the First Founder patch and Hoodie, too!

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    "Special" Reward Class - "The Nomad, Part 1" (Continental US and Canada only) I will fly out to your location and run a game for you and up to five of your friends, bringing each of you a signed physical copy of the game book. Or one of you can make your own travel arrangements (your dime) to come to me and I'll put you up in a nice hotel for two nights (my dime) where we will all game in style. We can work out the best times. This is a separate deal only available to five purchasers. You will also get a First Founder patch and hoodie!

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    "Special" Reward Class - "The Nomad, Part 2" Exactly like part 1, but for those international backers to whom I must travel. This is a separate deal only available to one purchaser.

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    "Special" Reward Class - "The Historian"

    A unique, original piece of the game's art by Rick Marcks. Only ten of these! Includes all rewards of the top-level "Ronin" standard level, AND the First Founder patch and Hoodie, too!

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    "Special" Reward Class - "The Road King" If you contribute this amount, instead of flying to you I will buy you a plane ticket to come out here during the summer, and then take you on a weekend Harley tour of my favorite spots here in the Pacific Northwest, with me and my own Pack. We can also do some awesome gaming while you're here. There's only one of these available. Includes all Standards. You must have your motorcycle driver license in order to take this bike tour! This reward includes: bike rental, hotel accommodation, plane tickets round-trip, home-cooked breakfasts and dinners, a tour and tasting at the Momokawa Sake Brewery, "special entertainment fees" for the Portland area, and more.

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