Catalyst Games has announced Shadowrun: Takedown, a new tabletop RPG in the legendary Shadowrun series. The game is now live on Kickstarter and as of this writing has surpassed—by a very wide margin—it’s meager $10,000 goal. The project currently sits at $109,000 backer funding with over 1,000 backers in total. Suffice it to say, there is a huge demand for not only new games in the Shadowrun series, but tabletop games specifically.
Shadowrun: Takedown is the latest in the long-running and, at this point legendary, cyberpunk RPG series. Except this time it’s not a video game. It’s returning to it’s roots as a board game.
In the ruthless world where corporations hold odminion, you are a runner, a deniable asset hired to perform t5he taskss the corps won’t touch. As danger lurks around every corner, you must navigate the shadows, execute flawless takedowns, and unearth the secrets that the megacorps will kill to protect.Shadowrun: Takedown Kickstarter
There are three days to go on the Shadowrun: Takedown Kickstarter. It looks like this game is coming to fruition at this point no matter what, but there is a little time left to back it. What do you think of this latest, non-video game entry in the Shadowrun universe?