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The Dark Knight Returns: The Game [KICKSTARTER]


Kickstarter Funded March 2021!

  • 1-2 Players
  • Ages 14+
  • 90 Minutes per Book

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns – The Game is a solo board game experience in which a player dons the cowl and journeys through Frank Miller's iconic Batman™ adventure. Instead of traditional leveling up, this is a game of attrition. Batman™ comes out of retirement and tries to survive one final gauntlet, facing old and new villains... and even his most powerful ally, Superman™! 

PLUS A 1v1 mode, giving you the option to play as Batman™ or his adversaries.

Key Features

  • Playable as standalone missions or as one epic play-through where the results of each mission carry over to the next
  • Game showcases art by Frank Miller from The Dark Knight Returns™ comic book series.
  • With variable setup and combinations of Fight and Detective cards, each play-through will throw unique resources and challenges at you.

Game Contents

Base Game

  • 1 Map Board (23" x 27")
  • 1 Board Marker
  • 11 Engraved Batarang Dice
  • 33 Custom Dice
  • 170 Tokens
  • 19 Standees
  • 1v1 Mode Cards and Tokens
  • 12 card types including Boss Cards, Batman Cards, Ally Cards, Action Cards, Book Cards, and more!
  • 4 Alternate Boss Cards [KICKSTARTER EXCLUSIVE]

Deluxe Edition also includes

  • 17+ miniatures based on Frank Miller's classic art including Batman™, Robin™, Commissioner Gordon, The Joker™, Superman™, and more!
  • Deluxe Box with hinged lid and metallic clasp
  • Premium Slipcase  [KICKSTARTER EXCLUSIVE]
  • Commissioner Yindel Miniature [KICKSTARTER EXCLUSIVE]
  • Exoframe Batsuit Miniature  [KICKSTARTER EXCLUSIVE]
  • 8 Page Additional Variable Setup Book  [KICKSTARTER EXCLUSIVE]