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Robun Asaki
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Here is a list of factions i have seen others come up with so far
Vikings
Kaiju
Toys
Doomsayers
Illuminati
Psychics
Gypsies
Anonymous
Flash mobs
Predators
Cowboys
Clowns
Cyberpunks
Atlanteans
Birds
Witches
Seals
Sweet tooth kids
Trash monsters
Pixels
Titans
Dystopian society
Magicians
Greek gods
Athletes
Sea monsters
Tree men
Fanboys
Jazz musicians
Cavemen
Knights
Samurai
Dreams
Nightmares
Spiders
Corporation
Androids
Dolls
Doppelgängers
Emojis
Screaming goats
Memes
Racing derby
Inventors
Swamp creatures
Viruses
Ancient Egyptians
Snow creatures
Merfolk
Serpents
Astronauts
Vigilantes
Treasure hunters
Giants
Parasites
Classic literature
Wasps
Rotten vegetables
Chefs
Sea life
Hipsters
Monks
Spartans
Highlanders
Space pirates
Mutants
Demons
Ghouls
Skeletons
High school
Enforcers
Thugs
Puppeteers
Ogres
Trolls
Necromancers
Anthropomorphic animals (furries would bring up to many.... References)
Wonderland
Evil circus
Aztecs
Space marines
Hackers
Ai
Gamers
Fungus
Toons
Gladiators
Cryptids
Goblins
Centaurs
Wrestlers
Motorcycle gang
Marines
Mongols
Evil geniuses
Assassins
Bounty hunters
Elementals
Napoleonic soldiers
Arabian nights
Barbarians
Cheerleaders
Super models
Tycoons
Easter
Halloween
Planets
Gamblers
Luchadores
Christmas
Comedians
Henchmen
Movie monsters
Oz
Soldiers
Trains
Angels
Druids
Gangsters
Genies
Hippies
Lizardmen
Mechs
Blobs
Bunnies
Communists
Office workers
Detectives
Gentlemen
Homunculi
Mole people/ subterreneans
Movie stars
Playboys
Politicians
Rockstars
Senior citizens
Sweet hearts
Voodoo clan
Pandas
Military
Lolcats
Psycho killers
HAVOC
Eurogamers
Yakuza
Flowers
Men in black
Carnies
Mobsters
Outdoorsman
Roller derby
Knights of the round table
Plumbers
Coyotes
Rainbow Rangers
Monster hunters
LARPers
Anime mons
Slasher movie cast
Sentient cars
Game show hosts
Evil exes
Zodiac
Fanfiction
Lawyers
Canadians
Survivors
Mall rats
Playmates
Furniture
B-movies
Action heroes
Presidents
Apocalypse preppers
Meeple
Yokai
Gingers
Indians
Hydra
Teens
Hitmen
Sideshows
Bankers
Beavers
Neckbeards
Freak show
Hillbillies
Australians
Former celebrities
Catgirls
Sloths
Car salesman
Accountants
Loan sharks
Nazis
Lumberjacks
Archers
Revenants
Magical girls
Swarm
Emos
Admin
Hospital staff
Hazmats
Fire fighters
Terra cotta
Flyers
Sphinxes
Ratmen
50s housewives
Worms
Chessmen
Otters
Family
Orphans
Cannibals
Changelings
Artifacts
Bee colony
Underdogs
Sorcerers
Wastelanders
I will post some of my own ideas below feel free to post your own
Crash test dummies
Nurses
Tribesmen
Skater kids
Divers
Forestmen
Disco dancers
Martial artists
Lifeguards
Mimes
Pop stars
Ski resort
Surfers
Street cops
Body builders
Baseball team
Fishermen
Gorillas
Hawaiians
Pimps
Sumo wrestlers
Country club
Soccer team
Moe girls
Lawn gnomes
Hockey team
Ice skaters
Musketeers
Punks
Sailors
Boxers
Miners
Eskimos
Fitness club
College kids
Royal staff
Detectives
Zookeepers
Desperadoes
Butchers
Space geeks
Toy robots
Tango dancers
Space divas
Statues
Leprechauns
Mechanics
Minotaurs
Rebel teens
Sleepy children
Surgeons
World music convention
Brides
Computer geeks
Daredevils
Evil kingdom
Wild men
Sea kingdom
Swimmers
Adreline junkies
Opera hall
Businessman
Ranch crew
Party animals
Football team
Oktoberfest
Thespians
Fast food
Bat people
Cyclops
Hollywood
Judges
Roman castle
Butlers
Librarians
Paintball players
Revolution soldiers
Sad clowns
Divas
Constables
Diner crew
Gingerbread men
Tiki people
Mountain climbers
Yodelers
Scarecrows


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Mike Czerniewski
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Greek Gods have already been done. They're in the Mythic Greeks deck as actions.
 
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Robun Asaki
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I meant a faction completely devoted to. Greek gods (unless the canon faction already is, in that case I'll probably delete it)
 
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Chet C.
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The existing Mythic Greeks faction doesn't have godly minions (in fact there's a Spartan minion, so Spartans are probably off the list too). The ten actions are all favors from the gods. Surely AEG and fans will not prioritize a second faction for Greeks.

I would say the same for Androids, which sound similar to robots, and doppelgängers, which sound similar to shapeshifters. (We'll ignore those similar to Munchkin factions like Knights, magicians, etc.)

Your list missed a few good custom factions that already exist, such as (non-Munchkin) elves/archers that ad power/destruction to neighboring bases, mobsters that can extort VP for protection, police that use non-lethal force, and lawyers that work similar to Geeks. Then there are also some additional factions that could have been part of Cease and Desist, such as Pokemon, all three Starcraft factions, Power Rangers, Mario, Zelda, and Disney Villains.

EDIT: Wow, you've doubled the length of the list! This is very comprehensive! I couldn't come up with this many faction ideas even if I had a month.

My only suggestion is to give each of the listed factions a core mechanic. If you can't think of a unique mechanic, it shouldn't be on the list. (What would make Canadians special, eh?)
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Robun Asaki
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I got most of these from others ideas, I'm looking for original ideas so I don't want to see any ideas repeated that is the whole point of the long Xxx list at the top, so no one posts something already made I will be posting my ideas soon enough. As for the gods, just give them something to balance huge stats with, such as ludicrously high costs to actually play them, and it should be fine
As for the androids, I could probably figure out mechanics and gimmicks to separate them from the robots
Also, I am still working on that list so plz forgive me.
 
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Robun Asaki
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I'm doing any direct references to licensed properties, plus I hate Pokemon anyway (im so sick of hearing about those abominations from a place worse than hxxx)
Also, I've decided to let a friend of mine try and come up with the play styles so, (one of the only reasons he got into the game was so he could make a video game/movie adaptation, though it's called "chaos city" it wouldn't take a genious to figure out what it's really based on)
 
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Robun Asaki
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Kawaii, let me type!!!!!!
(There is no need to shout)
Sorry about that, I installed an al on my computer and she is kind of a snarky brat at times, Atleast she has an adorable avatar.
 
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Harrison Grey
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Comprehensive list, I was wondering if it would be helpful to note which ones have already been done (not to say they can't be redone, as we have at least two versions of some, like the cowboys)? Also, I feel like some of these could be combined for simplicity's sake. I've got a Lumberjack deck that's almost complete, and it essentially covers Canadians, I'd say; similar to my in progress Mummy deck and Ancient Egyptians (though I will say if you mean Egyptian mythology, yeah, my Mummies are different, as they lean more towards movie monster style Mummies).
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Andre Oliveira
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Please edit your post and sort your list. (at least alphabetically)
I'd also add some categories:
1 Historic or real life based
2 Fantasy (medieval based)
3 Magical or supernatural creatures
4 Futuristic, technologic or Sci-fi
5 Other/Misc


HarrisonGrey wrote:
Comprehensive list, I was wondering if it would be helpful to note which ones have already been done (not to say they can't be redone, as we have at least two versions of some, like the cowboys)? Also, I feel like some of these could be combined for simplicity's sake. I've got a Lumberjack deck that's almost complete, and it essentially covers Canadians, I'd say; similar to my in progress Mummy deck and Ancient Egyptians (though I will say if you mean Egyptian mythology, yeah, my Mummies are different, as they lean more towards movie monster style Mummies).

I think OP listed only done factions. We got like 4 goblins (I got a different art for mine).
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