Custom Burger Up Themed Playmats
Hello to our beloved Burger Up backers! It's hard to believe that it's already been 6 months since we wrapped up the campaign.
During that time we've been busy getting ... Read more
A little less than 4 weeks ago we said goodbye and hinted at our next project. Don't worry though, we didn't want to leave you all hanging with a promise... Read more
Campaign Update #57 — Farewell Burger Up. Our Next Journey Takes Us Skyward!
The Journey Comes to an End
So this is it, everyone! A total of 57 updates later, we are now officially saying goodbye! Before we go, as per tradition, we'd... Read more
Campaign Update #56 — Campaign Retrospective and #BurgerUpLive Competition Winner Announced
After 55 updates, 40 of which where Sunday updates, we're just about ready to say goodbye. This campaign has been incredibly fun, and extremely rewarding. We're grateful to everyone that... Read more
Campaign Update #55 — #BurgerUpLive Competition Update
We're in our final week of our Burger Up: Live! competition so let's take a look at some of the entries we've received so far.
Even though it... Read more
Campaign Update #54 — Rate Burger Up on BGG and Winding Down the Campaign
Rate Burger Up on BoardGameGeek
For a humble game like Burger Up, Kickstarter is its first step towards the big wide world of board games. For Burger Up to have... Read more
Campaign Update #53 — Gen Con and Burger Up: Live! Competition
Burger Up at Gen Con
Although we couldn't be there in person, Burger Up had a strong showing at Gen Con.
Greenbrier Games was demoing it at their booth, and... Read more
Campaign Update #52 — Rewards Starting to Arrive
We're delighted to see that quite a number of backers have received their copy.
The protective mailer box we used for single copies has been a huge success. It's certainly... Read more
Fulfilment Update #4 — Fulfilment Complete!
A massive milestone has been reached this week. Let see what's been going on.
All Fulfilment Complete
That's right. We focused entirely this week on getting the remainder of fulfilment finished... Read more
Fulfilment Update #3 — Shipping Progress, Burger Up Launch Party and Coin Distribution Hiccup
We've had another busy week, seeing fulfilment mostly wrapped up and the official Burger Up launch party here in Brisbane.
The team focused heavily on finishing off fulfilment... Read more
Fulfilment Update #2 — Fulfilment Update, LFG Aus Panel and Card Sleeve Offer
Two updates in a week; it's been a busy one!
As mentioned last Sunday, this week has been all about fulfilment. All orders have been entered into... Read more
Fulfilment Update #1 — Canada Post Strike
It is highly unusual for us to break our Sunday update cycle, but we felt this was too important to wait.
As most Canadians are aware by now, there... Read more
Campaign Update #47 — Fulfilment, Dice Tower Review and Launch Party
This week the team gets ready for the final phase of the project.
We were told that everything would arrive at the Chinese warehouse on Friday (2 days... Read more
Campaign Update #46 — Production Complete and Delivery Address Lockdown
We are oh-so-close to fulfilment!
This week we received notification that production and QA has finished. The only thing that remains is palletisation, which is happening in the... Read more
Campaign Update #45 — Production QA and EU Fulfilment News
Another busy week making final preparations for delivery from the factory.
Production Line QA
This week we took delivery of the first batch of Burger Up to exit the production... Read more
Campaign Update #44 — BorderCon 2016, Shipping Marks and Production
Another relatively light week as we continue to wait for production to finish up.
Production continues to move along nicely. Based on the production schedule provided, everything should... Read more
Campaign Update #43 — Coasters Complete and Delivered
This week coasters production was completed and they were sent over to Ninox, our manufacturer, ready for assembly. Meanwhile the team started planning the game's release party.
Like clockwork,... Read more
Campaign Update #42 — Production Continues
Another week down as production continues.
The printing stage has been completed and the coasters (including the 3 pack coaster sets) will be finished up tomorrow. The factory... Read more
Campaign Update #41 — Production Update
It's an exciting week as we have received the first photos showing Burger Up in mass production!
Mass Production Commences
Nick from Ninox, our manufacturer, was in the factory to... Read more
Campaign Update #40 — Coaster Samples Arrive
This week we received coaster samples from our selected coaster manufacturer.
The last item on our list arrived this week. As you can see they have turned our just... Read more
Campaign Update #39 — Holden Special, Coasters Update
With production underway, this week we worked with our coaster manufacturer to get production samples made. Alistair also made progress on fulfilment logistics and I designed a new print & play... Read more
Campaign Update #38 — Press Proofs Have Arrived
It's been a really exciting week for the team. The press proof copies have arrived!
Press Proof Evaluation
As we've mentioned before, press proofs are a vitally important step in... Read more
Campaign Update #37 — Press Proofs On The Way
Another relatively quiet week as we wait for press proofs to arrive.
Unfortunately the FedEx parcel containing our press proof copies won't arrive until Tuesday, so we haven't... Read more
Campaign Update #36 — EU Shipping Logistics
Although we are mostly just waiting for our manufacturer, we're still busy behind the scenes getting a few more things sorted out.
EU Shipping Logistics Update
This week we were... Read more
Campaign Update #35 — Shipping and Production Logistics
This week we had ample time to pay attention to the details, making sure we haven't left any production to-do items unchecked.
As mentioned last week, the assets... Read more
Campaign Update #34 — Soft Proofs Approved and Kick'd Update
This week, compared to the last few weeks, has been relatively less busy. With everything handed over to our manufacturer, it's mostly a waiting game now.
Soft Proofs Approved
With... Read more
Campaign Update #33 — Recipe Book Complete and Final Assets Handed Over
To those of you that celebrate it, Happy Easter. We hope everyone has had a safe and enjoyable few days.
With a 4-day long weekend here in Australia, the team... Read more
Campaign Update #32 — Toy Hobby & Licensing Fair and Production Assets
This week the team attended the Toy Hobby and Licensing Fair and worked on the production assets for manufacturing.
Toy Hobby & Licensing Fair
This weekend both Alistair and I attended... Read more
Campaign Update #31 — Recipe Book Complete, Final Proofreading and Rule Polish
With this coming Tuesday as our deadline, the team has been working non-stop to make final edits and finish off the remaining assets.
Recipe Book Complete
This week's main effort... Read more
Campaign Update #30 —Finalising the Rulebook, BOTW Rulesheet and Updated Print & Play Files.
With deadlines looming, the team kept up momentum and met several important milestones this week.
Finalising the Rulebook
Big shoutout to everyone, especially Technetium, for your excellent feedback on the rulebook.... Read more
Campaign Update #29 — Final Rulebook Design
We focused all our attention this week into finalising the rulebook design.
Final Rulebook Design
It's been a long time coming, but we're finally there; the rulebook design has been... Read more
Campaign Update #28 — Rule Improvements and Production Decisions
This week we made some very important decisions regarding the final rules and production. Matt, Alistair and I recorded a brief video to discuss these.
We'd like to take... Read more
Campaign Update #27 — Final Box Design, Solo Variant Rule Released and Translations Continue
While we wait for the Chinese factory to come back from their holiday, we've been hard at work getting designs and variant rules completed.
Finished Box Design
There are still... Read more
Campaign Update #26 — Translations Begun, Variant Rule Progress and Production Schedule
Let's dive right in and see what the team has been up to this week.
Alistair spent considerable time this week getting everything set up so our enthusiastic translation... Read more
Campaign Update #25 — Burger Up Released on Tabletopia and Rules Translations
This week we've switched gears from working on the game variant designs to focus on making Burger Up available on Tabletopia and organising the translation documents for our contributors.
Burger... Read more
Campaign Update #24 — Game Component Updates, Burger Truckers Variant Rules, KS Exclusive Coasters Production and Rules Translations
This week we worked with our manufacturer on finalising game components and have received a revised quote. In addition, we now have the artwork prepared and quotes back from our... Read more
Campaign Update #23 — Backer Credits Poster, Hanaburger Variant Rules and Production Schedule Update
This week we finally got around to creating the Backer Poster as well as the wallpaper in various display resolutions. Alistair received updated quotes from the manufacturer based on our... Read more
Campaign Update #22 — White Box Sample Unboxing Video, Works Tier Fulfilment, Rule Book Near Final Draft
This week Alistair and I assessed the white box sample sent by the manufacturer as well as worked on the rulebook to address the suggestions and feedback we've received from... Read more
Campaign Update #21 — Burgers of the World Print & Play, Variant Rule Play Test and White Box Samples
Happy 2016 everyone! We hope you all had safe and enjoyable celebrations.
Burgers of the World Expansion
With all the Burgers of the World stretch goal artwork complete, we focused... Read more
Campaign Update #20 — Works Tier Shipping and Rulebook Final Draft
This time of year, at least in Australia, is traditionally when everyone slows down and takes a few days off. We all took Christmas and Boxing day off to spend... Read more
Campaign Update #19 — Print & Play, Call for Translators and First Wave of Shipping Starts
It's been a very busy week for the team. The timeline we have set ourselves for this campaign is tight, and we're working flat out to keep on top of... Read more
Campaign Update #18 — Community Rule Variant Winner, Burger of the World Artwork and Campaigns Funds Cleared
As the end of year holidays draw near, the team has been making sure as much of the development heavy lifting is done in effort for us to stay ahead... Read more
Campaign Update #17 — Community Variant Shortlist, More Art and Final RFQ
This week the Burger Up team went through the community game variant submissions, completed more artwork and have received the final quote from the manufacturer in preparation for the white... Read more
Campaign Update #16 — First Weekly Update, Surveys Sent and Community Variant Submissions
After a hectic 30 days, the team took a couple of days after the campaign ended to take stock and reunite with loved ones. While the recharge time was needed,... Read more
Campaign Update #15 — Thank You Kickstarter
First and foremost, the Burger Up team would like to give props to every one of you. You made this project possible and reminds us why we are so passionate... Read more
Campaign Update #14 — Another Two Stretch Goals Unlocked & Remaining SGs Revealed!
Really guys? We knew the final 48 hours of most Kickstarter campaigns do well, but almost $4k in about 8 hours is ridiculous! Okay, so enough teasing everyone, we are... Read more
Campaign Update #13 — Two more Stretch Goals Unlocked! New SG Revealed
While Alistair, Matt and I travel to the Epic Diem Expo, we busted through two more stretch goals. That's twelve stretch goals to date!
[UNLOCKED] $31,000 — Burgers of... Read more
Campaign Update #12 — Feature Article — The Art of Burger Up
Forward by Allen Chang: Stephen Gibson was a natural fit for Burger Up. Even though he's not done a lot of food based illustrations before this project, he exhibited... Read more
Campaign Update #11 — Burgers of the World #2 Unlocked!
You know we're getting close to the end of the campaign when stretch goals start falling almost every day. We're really excited to see the second Burgers of the World... Read more
Campaign Update #10 — Burger Truckers Game Recipe Unlocked
Not only have we unlocked a new stretch goal, we've almost unlocked the next one too!
As we're nearing the end of our campaign, and because you guys... Read more
Campaign Update #9 — BotW #1 Unlocked, New SG BotW #2: Germany, Community Top Bun Shortlist Results
As the campaign is nearing the end, the Burger Up team is also ramping up for a strong finish.
[UNLOCKED] $28,000 — Burgers of the World: Australia
We're... Read more
Campaign Update #8 — Community Top Bun Stretch Goal Unlocked
[UNLOCKED] $25,000 — 2 New Top Buns (Community)
In just 2 days we've had 48 suggestions entered for two new Top Bun cards for the Community Top Buns stretch... Read more
Campaign Update #7 — Two Weeks Left and Another Stretch Goal Falls
We're officially half way into the campaign and the stretch goals are falling like dominos. You all kindly gave us a couple of days to catch our breath after PAX... Read more
Campaign Update #6 — Another Stretch Goal Unlocked & PAX Australia
Wow, what a week! The campaign is going amazingly well, even for the traditional campaign "quiet zone". The response to Burger Up at PAX was fantastic, and we all had... Read more
Campaign Update #4 — Metallic Foil Tokens Unlocked! PAX Aus Day 1 Report
It's been a busy few days for both us and the campaign. Another stretch goal has been unlocked, and the Rule & Make team is at PAX Australia for the... Read more
Campaign Update #4 — "Feast" Group Pledge
As we've hinted at in our previous update, we are introducing a new pledge level called FEAST. This tier is for gaming groups/communities that are looking to aggregate backers to... Read more
Campaign Update #3 — First Two Stretch Goal Unlocked!
As promised, here's a look at the stretch goal everyone unlocked yesterday.
[UNLOCKED] $11,000 — Spatula Mini-Expansion
The Spatula mini-expansion adds four double-sided Spatula cards(one for each... Read more
Campaign Update #2 — We're Fully Funded!
Wow, what a 48 hours it has been! We've barely managed to take a moment from launching and you guys have already funded the project! Needless to say, we're all... Read more
Campaign Update #1 — One day down, 29 to go!
What a great start to the campaign! We're a little over 50% funded in only 24 hours.
To our returning backers, thanks for your continued support! To the newcomers, welcome... Read more