BELLINGHAM, Wash., Feb. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Space Goat Productions has launched their Kickstarter for The Terminator: The Official Board Game, based off of the iconic 1984 film directed by James Cameron and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger.
The Terminator™: The Official Board Game is an asymmetrical strategy game played across two boards, one in 1984 and one in 2029. One player takes control of all the forces of the Skynet machines: Hunter Killer flying machines, Terminator Endoskeletons, and new robots based on the classic 80's aesthetic. The rest of the players take the role of the human resistance, struggling against the impossible odds of the machine uprising. The game was designed by Lynnvander Studios and Space Goat Production's lead designer, Taylor Smith.
"We're bringing 1984 back. The only movie we care about is the original. We love retro. We want to explore the beginning," Space Goat President Shon Bury said. "Which is why for this game, we're focusing on what hardcore Terminator fans love about the original movie."
Backers will be able to pre-order the core version of the game for $60. For $80, backers will also get The Termination Box – box of accessories and miniatures for the game available for a discount only during the Kickstarter campaign. For more information on the Kickstarter and to back the campaign, visit www.terminatorboardgame.com.
MORE ABOUT SPACE GOAT PRODUCTIONS:
Created in 2006, Space Goat Productions has decades of combined experience producing comic books, TV, animation, video games, commercial art, and concept design. This past year, Space Goat began production on board games for both the Evil Dead and Terminator franchises, and has since acquired The Howling along with a few other top secret licenses soon to be announced. Space Goat has transformed from the industry's premier service provider, to a highly successful comic book and board game publisher.
MORE ABOUT LYNNVANDER STUDIOS:
Lynnvander Studios is a Southern Ontario based company inspired to enhance existing or create new intellectual properties. Founded in July of 2005 by Thomas M. Gofton, Lynnvander is responsible for the inception of several media initiatives including projects of literature, game design and film including the acclaimed Shadowrun parody film "The Gamers: Natural One".
Lynnvander is responsible for creating many unique games such as the Legacy Line: King Arthur's "Albion's Legacy", Robyn Hood's "Sherwood's Legacy" and Peter Pan's "Neverland's Legacy" as well as the parody game "Galaxy Quest", the Whedonverse co-operative "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and the 2017 line-up "Dragon Ball Z", "Dark Stalkers", "Spice and Wolf", "The Terminator" and "Cowboy Bebop".
Lynnvander continues to offer services in film and game design and its leadership team of six spend their off time traveling the world hosting screenings, game design sessions, panels and workshops to creators, filmmakers and fans.
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