Final Hours of Our Apotheca Kickstarter
Hi all! Our game Apotheca that I mentioned in the previous update has done really well on Kickstarter - we're currently at $88k and 2000 backers! (Thanks to the many... Read more
Apotheca Kickstarter and Knee Jerk on Amazon
I have two updates for you:
Apotheca Kickstarter Launch
Our new strategy game Apotheca: The Secret Potion Society is now live on Kickstarter!
Knee Jerk on Amazon
Your... Read more
Rewards and New Game
As of last week, all rewards have been sent out. If you haven't received your reward(s) within two weeks, please let me know. Now that our great backers... Read more
- I sent out another 70 or so packages. These mostly consisted of the more customized orders, such as backers that wanted a base game and just one theme... Read more
Deluxe Bundles and Rules
Another micro update:
- We received the theme and blank packs from DriveThruCards, and sent out 200 packages to backers at the Deluxe Bundle tier. Huzzah! These were the simplest reward... Read more
Rules and Packs
Hello! Just a couple of updates:
- So far, there are still just two reports of backers getting the wrong game rules (and they are both in the UK). I've spoken... Read more
Two UK backers received the wrong rules in their copy of Knee Jerk. Their rules are for a different game entirely. Please let me know if you see... Read more
Quick bullet points below:
- We fulfilled many of the simplest rewards (~225 packages), consisting of 1 to 2 base games of Knee Jerk. These are going to backers in the... Read more
Backer Copies Have Arrived!
I am very excited to bring you this update. Your copies of Knee Jerk have arrived at Knapsack Games in California! Before getting into details, I want to... Read more
We received the new pre-production copy of Knee Jerk and it looks great! The only issue was that the shrink wrap didn't have an easy-tear pull-tab. I asked... Read more
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Cliff's Notes... Read more
Just a quick note:
10% of backers still haven't filled out their survey. If you are part of this 10%, please do so - it's the only way we... Read more
We went over the pre-production copy of the games we received with a fine-tooth comb. Most everything looked great, but we made two changes: we adjusted the colors to... Read more
Pre-Production Copy Unboxing
Today I received the pre-production copy of Knee Jerk from Print Ninja! As a special holiday treat, I wanted to share the festivities with you. Apologies for the quick-and-dirty camera... Read more
Pre-Production Proof Ordered
I've ordered the pre-production proof for Knee Jerk, which should be in my hands within a few weeks.
I've also created and ordered a range of color test cards from... Read more
For the folks with short attentions spans like me, here are the bullet points of this Knee Jerk update:
• The stretch goal variants of the game are completely... Read more
Quick update: I attended Metatopia, a convention for designers, publishers and playtesters. I tested and made progress on the Knee Jerk theme packs, variants and blind playtesting. Here's more info... Read more
It's been two weeks since the campaign ended! Here's where we are with Knee Jerk.
In short: we are making smooth progress with playtesting/development/iteration for the base deck,... Read more
You rock. Seriously. THANK YOU!!!
Just a moment ago, the Knee Jerk Kickstarter campaign completed. We reached $14,277 in funding, with 690incredible backers. We are so grateful you believed... Read more
Quick update: we have just 3 hours left, and we're less than $300 awayfrom our $14,000 Stretch Goal of "Friendly Feud." Any tweets or shares at this point are... Read more
Wow, we're in our final 33 hours, and the pledges are flowing in. Thanks so much!! We unlocked the new way to play, "Around the World." Now we're only... Read more
Final Add-On Pack
Wow, only 6 days left in the campaign. Welcome and thank you to new backers as well as Knee Jerk veterans! Today, the power of your combined Facebook Likes unlocked... Read more
Hi! Remember that special thing we mentioned in an earlier update? Well now it's ready. We're pleased to introduce... The Knee Jerk Randomizer!
Every click of the "Next" button... Read more
New Add-On, Review, Gooey Tweets
Yesterday, the power of your combined Facebook Likes unlocked the next add-on: THE MOVIES PACK!
Drama, Horror, Action... oh my! It's $3 for 10 cards just like the other packs.... Read more
Stretch Goal #1 Unlocked!
More good news: Just a moment ago, we unlocked The Perfect Ending! It's a new way to play where each player has a chance to craft the best possible answer. We'll... Read more
Kickstarter-Exclusive Theme Pack #1
Good news: earlier today, your Facebook Likes on the Knapsack Games page unlocked our first Kickstarter-exclusive add-on... THE SCI-FI PACK!
It will have 10 awesome science fiction-themed cards – creatures,... Read more
Theme Packs and Blank Packs
Hello backers, old and new!
Over the past few days you’ve shared some great ideas for our new Add-Ons section. One of our favorite ideas was to add expansion packs... Read more
We Want Your Ideas!
We're preparing an Add-Ons section for the project that will be released within a week or so. This will let you get cool stuff that goes along with your copy... Read more
Stretch Goal #1
In case you missed it, we reached our funding goal on Thursday – awesome! Thank you, faithful backers.
But guess what: that was just the beginning! Now that... Read more
WE'RE FUNDED!!! Earlier today we hit 100% funding, which means Knee Jerk will be in your hands next year!! Thank you for your support, awesome backers! :D
I'll touch on... Read more
We're Almost There!
Welcome to all of our new backers, and hello again to our OG backers. Have you seen that we're 92% funded? Wowzer! Thanks for the support. Can we get... Read more
An Amazing First Day
What a crazy first day. We are so excited to say that Knee Jerk was selected as a Kickstarter Staff Pick and we hit 70% funding! And guess... Read more