It seems that World of Darkness fans have come out in droves for the project. Within one hour of the campaign going live, the project was fully funded.
The Vampire: The Masquerade - Milan Uprising Gamefound Campaign
The news of Vampire: The Masquerade - Milan Uprising's Gamefound success came from an official press release.
According to the announcement, the campaign launched with a goal of €100,000 (about $109,931). That goal was reached 55 minutes after it went live. At the time of writing the campaign has €337,480 funded, more than three times its goal.
Vampire: The Masquerade - Milan Uprising is a cooperative narrative-driven board game for 1-4 players. You play as a group of Anarch vampires in Milan, struggling against a Camarilla sect as well as the presence of The Second Inquisition.
Teburu is a new gaming system that blends digital elements with the traditional board game experience. Through a combination of smart minis, wireless dice, a smart board, and an interconnect game app, the game reacts to player choice as well as manages ongoing RPG elements.
Several stretch goals have also been unlocked for Vampire: The Masquerade - Milan Uprising. These include exclusive in-game artwork, high-quality linen finishes for the game board and tokens, as well as premium accessories.
The campaign's success coincides with additional announcements. Xplored have announced that both Vampire: The Masquerade - Milan Uprising as well as The Bad Karmas and the Curse of the Zodiac will be showcased at this year's GenCon.
Finally, Xplored have announced a strategic partnership with Hasbro. The intention is to bring additional titles to the Teburu platform. At time of writing, no additional titles for the platform have been announced.
The Gamefound campaign for Vampire: The Masquerade - Milan Uprising will conclude Friday August 25.