Game On: Drinkill- A Drinking Board Game for True Party People
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The creators of Drinkill definitely love to party. They are a small team of enthusiastic guys that are dedicated to exploring the “boundaries of gaming and drunkenness”. Shvoong Games which is based in Tel Aviv Israel, is interested in bringing high quality games to crazy people that are looking for an “adventure of nonsense”. They claim to have “lots of disturbed ideas to bring to life”.
Shvoong games released Drinkill on Kickstarter on January 2, 2019 and was able to raise 50% of their game in 8 hours only. By the next day Drinkill was 80% funded and was able to reach their funding goal within 48 hours of launching. Throughout their campaign they stayed true to their fun rhetoric that went along with the theme of their game. For their next stretch goal they released a Grandma character in their game named the Grumpy Old Hag. They were also able to unlock The Gambler who is a casino master that comes with a card “Vegas Extreme”.
The game Drinkill is a drinking board game that is designed for people who love to party. The board game is a giant waterproof board to protect it from the alcohol spilling onto it. Players start by picking a character and then drawing 3 item cards, from there all of the players take a shot. The first player to reach the vomit here space is the winner. There are different spaces that the players will land on in the game. One of them is called “Burning Shot” it is the space that if you land on it you must take a drink. The “Totem” space is the space of fortune and the symbol of the item cards. Players can draw an item from the deck and crush the other players with it. These are just a few examples of the spaces that you can land on that make the game interesting.
The Drinkill game comes with funny and unique characters that the players can choose from. Each of these players has their own special abilities. These include the Viking, Gangster, Pimp, Hottie, Stoner, Ninja, Vomitor, Their, Nerd, and the Dumbass. The game includes three types of cards that the players can choose from. the item cards, challenges, & STDs. You can use these cards to attack, delay, opponents or to defend yourself and boost your moves. To find out more about Drinkill please visit the links below.
Suggested Players: 4-10 players
Suggested Play Time: 40-60 minutes
Suggested Age: 21+
Included in the box:
A Giant Waterproof Board
10 character cards and game pieces
2 Dice and A Gamers Manual
150 Game Cards
20 STD Cards
70 item cards
Crowdfunding Campaign: Kickstarter
Launch Date: January 2, 2019
Ship Date: September 2019