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Gloomhaven Second Printing Kickstarter Set to Close With Nearly $3.7 Million in Funding

Isaac Childres’ Gloomhaven Second Printing project is set to close on Kickstarter later today with nearly $3.7 million. The campaign was launched last month, originally seeking $100,000, which was quickly achieved within a matter of 24 hours. Gloomhaven is described as a cooperative card-drive game… Read More

Gloomhaven Second Print Project Nears $3 Million During the Final Week on Kickstarter

With less than one week until its Kickstarter campaign comes to an end, Isaac Childres’ Gloomhaven second printing project has successfully secured nearly $3 million thanks to more than 30,700 backers.  As previously reported, Gloomhaven is described as a cooperative card-drive game of combat of 1-4… Read More

Update: “Gloomhaven” Board Game Second Printing Kickstarter Surpasses $2 Million

With nearly two weeks until the Gloomhaven second printing Kickstarter campaign is set to close, Isaac Childres’ latest board game project has surpassed $2 million thanks to more than 22,000 backers. Gloomhaven is described as a cooperative card-drive game of combat of 1-4 players. The game’s… Read More

Update: “Gloomhaven” Second Printing Project Secures Nearly $1.6 Million During First Week on Kickstarter

Less than one week after launching the Gloomhaven (Second Printing) Kickstarter campaign, Isaac Childres’ project has successfully secured nearly $1.6 million from more than 17,300 backers. The original Gloomhaven campaign successfully secured $386,104 from 4,904 backers in September 2015. As previously reported, Gloomhaven is described as a cooperative card-drive… Read More

Board Game Creator Isaac Childres Returns to Kickstarter: Quickly Raises Over $1.2 Million For “GloomHaven” Second Printing

On Tuesday, board game creator Isaac Childres took to crowdfunding giant Kickstarter to raise $100,000 for the second printing of his previous crowdfunding project, Gloomhaven. Within a matter of 24 hours, the initiative surpassed its initial target quickly (five minutes reportedly) and has so far… Read More

CoolMiniOrNot’s 26th Kickstarter Closes With $4.2 Million in Funding

Success! CoolMiniOrNot’s 26th Kickstarter campaign, which is dedicated to the company’s latest board Rising Sun, has successfully closed with more than $4.2 million from 31,262 backers. Rising Sun is described as a 3 to 5 player board game that is set in feudal Japan. The… Read More

Update: CoolMiniOrNot’s “Rising Sun” Scores More Than $3.65 Million During the Final Days on Kickstarter

With its highly successful Kickstarter campaign set to close tomorrow evening, CoolMiniOrNot’s Rising Sun is nearing $3.65 million thanks to more than 27,450 backers. The board game studio launched the project, which is its twenty-sixth Kickstarter, last month and sought to raise a minimum of $300,000. Rising Sun is… Read More

Creators of Hilarious Kickstarter-Funded “Bears vs Babies” Announces Progress Update (Infographic)

  With its estimated delivery date set for May 2017, creators of the hilarious Kickstarter success Bears vs Babies, Elan Lee and Matthew Inman, announced a new progress update. As previously reported, playing Bears vs Babies is strategic and with one goal, to create monsters that destroy babies. Players… Read More

CoolMiniOrNot’s “Rising Sun” Funding Success Continues: Scores $3 Million Through Kickstarter Campaign

With less than two weeks until its reward-based crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter comes to an end, CoolMiniOrNot’s Rising Sun board game has successfully secured $3 million from more than 23,000 backers. This is the 26th crowdfunding initiative CoolMiniOrNot has launched. The board game’s story reads:… Read More

Kickstarter Milestone: 10,000 Game Projects Have Been Funded

On Thursday, Kickstarter announced that it has hit a brand new milestone. A total of 10,000 game projects have successfully been funded since the funding portal’s launch in 2009. The crowdfunding giant revealed in a blog post: “The day after Kickstarter launched in 2009, Eric… Read More

CoolMiniOrNot’s “Rising Sun” Surpasses $2.4 Million in Less Than Two Weeks on Kickstarter

Less than two weeks after launching the Rising Sun Kickstrter campaign, CoolMiniOrNot’s 26th crowdfunding initiative has successfully secured more than $2.4 million thanks to over 22,000 backers. The project’s original funding target was $300,000. As previously reported, Rising Sun is described as a 3 to 5 player board game… Read More

Tabletop Game Creator Tasty Minstrel Games Selects Indiegogo For New Equity Crowdfunding Round

On Thursday, tabletop game creator, Tasty Minstrel Games (TMG), launched its equity crowdfunding campaign through Indiegogo. Founded in 2010, the company has secured more than $2.5 million on Kickstarter to fund 26 individual hobby board gaming projects. While sharing details about the company’s history, the… Read More

CoolMiniorNot Launches 26th Kickstarter for New Board Game “Rising Sun” & Secures More Than $2 Million From 20,000 Backers

Tabletop studio and publisher, CoolMiniOrNot has launched its 26 reward-based crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter. The company, which has created various popular board games such as Zombicide, Blood Rage, The Others, and Arcadia, sought to raise $300,000 for its new game Rising Sun and quickly secures… Read More

Kickstarter Announces Game Roster For the 2017 PAX East

On Tuesday, crowdfunding giant Kickstarter announced the games that are participating in its Game Castle at this year’s PAX East, which will take place on March 10th-12th in Boston. The funding portal revealed: “Featured tabletop games include Elan Lee’s Kickstarter record-smashing Exploding Kittens — which raised… Read More

“Kingdom Death” Creator Discusses Kickstarter Success (Video)

Just one month after securing more than $11 million on Kickstarter for his new project Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5, creator of the highly anticipated board game, Adam Poots, sat down with the platform to discuss his crowdfunding experience. As previously reported, Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5 is… Read More

Creators of Kickstarter Funded “Bears vs Babies” Announce Free Playtest Contest

Just a few months after securing $3,215,679 through its crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter, creators of the anticipated Bears vs. Babies, Elan Lee and Matthew Inman, announced they have created a free playtest and are now seeking volunteers for the test.  Playing the game is strategic and with one goal, to… Read More

Adam Poots’ “Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5” to Close Kickstarter Campaign With More Than $11.1 Million in Funding

Adam Poots’ Kingdom Death: Monster: 1.5 Kickstarter campaign is set to close later on today, and it’s been one epic ride. The initiative has secured well over $11.1 million from more than 18,400 backers, making it the most funded game on Kickstarter, third most funded overall. As… Read More

“Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5” Becomes Second Most-Funded Game on Kickstarter

With Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5’s campaign set to close next Saturday (January 7th) on Kickstarter, Adam Poots’ latest project has not only raised $8.6 million from nearly 16,000 backers, but it has also become the second most-funded game on the crowdfunding platform. Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5 is described… Read More

“Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5” Board Game Nears $8.5 Million During the Final Two Weeks on Kickstarter

With less than two weeks until its popular crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter closes, Adam Poots’ latest project, Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5, has secured nearly $8.5 million from more than 15,700 backers. The initiative was launched last month and quickly raised its initial $100,000 funding target in a matter of… Read More

Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5’s Kickstarter Scores $7.1M in Less Than Two Weeks

Less than two weeks after launching Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5’s already epic Kickstarter, board game developer Adam Poots has already scored well over $7 million for his latest project. The campaign quickly gained funding momentum and secured its initial $100,000 in a matter of minutes… Read More

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