AEG has Kickstarted Thunderstone Quest four times. The first Kickstarter featured Quests 1-5 and the Bandits of Blackrock Promo Cards. Quest 2 in that Kickstarter and the Bandits of Blackrock are Kickstarter Exclusive. Quests 1 and 3 were released as the Retail Boxed Set, and quests 4 & 5 were released as stand-alone retail products. The second Kickstarter featured two Quests (6 What Lies Beneath and 7 Frostbite). Quest 6 was available for a limited time in retail stores and Quest 7 was not. The third Kickstarter featured two Quests (8 Vengeful Sands and 9 Clockwork Destiny) which are not available in stores. The fourth Kickstarter featured two Quests (10 Darkness Rising and 11 Miracelle’s Return) which are not available in stores.
The Award-winning Best-selling Deckbuilding Game designed by Mike Elliott
Thunderstone Quest is the third version of AEG’s Deckbuilding game of heroic adventure! It was successfully Kickstarted in May of 2017 and delivered to backers in March of 2018. In July of 2018 it returns to Kickstarter and in the fourth quarter of 2018 the game will be released into traditional retail stores.
In Thunderstone Quest players assemble a party of adventurers and venture into the Dungeon where they’ll confront and defeat monsters to gain treasure and experience. They’ll find mysterious keys that unlock The Guardian and when the Guardian appears they’ll try to inflict as much damage as possible and win the game!
Read the Bandits of Blackrock story.
Read the Barricades Rulebook and Quest Book here (38MB PDF).
Read the Quest 8 Vengeful Sands Rulebook and Quest Book here (51MB PDF)
Read the Quest 9 Clockwork Destiny Rulebook and Quest Book here (57MB PDF)
The Champion Reward was available to backers of the Kickstarters. The Champion Reward consists of the base game components, 5 Quests (Q1: A Mirror in the Dark, Q2: Total Eclipse of the Sun (Kickstarter Exclusive), Q3: Risen from the Mire, Q4: At the Foundations of the World, and Q5: Ripples in Time, and some additional content exclusive to Kickstarter backers.
The Thunderstone Base Game includes the base game components and 2 Quests. (Q1: A Mirror in the Dark and Q3: Risen from the Mire).
Quest 4 & 5 will be released in 2019.
The To the Barricades Reward was available to backers of the Kickstarters. It includes two Quests (Q6: What Lies Beneath, and Q7: Frozen in Time). It also includes Barricades Mode which delivers solo & co-op play for Thunderstone Quest plus the components to add a 5th and 6th player, and Prestige Class boards.
Barricades Mode will be available as a stand-alone retail purchase in 2019. Quest 6 and Quest 7 will be available in retail stores in 2020.
Each Quest consists of approximately 245 cards and 6 Dungeon Tiles.