A troublesome tariff, a palpable PPC, a vivacious video, and...stickers!
Hello all you fellow foodies and gamers!
It’s been a while since we last updated (sorry), so thanks for being patient! But just because we haven’t updated doesn’t mean we... Read more
"Final Call" to complete your survey! The kitchen is closing in 1 Week! (May 15th)
Attention diners, backers, and everyone in between!
THE KITCHEN IS CLOSING! The last day to make final updates to your order is May 15, 2019.
So, if you want... Read more
Pledge Manager Reminder, Matte Sleeves, and Production Updates!
We just wanted to give you a quick update on what we've been up to at Gap Closer Games.
85% of backers have completed the Pledge Manager (aka... Read more
The Pledge Manager is Open!
Hello to all of our aspiring chefs and gourmands!
We have some exciting news to share in this update! Read on to see what's in store!
If you're new to... Read more
New Art, Dice Tower West, and Pledge Manager Updates
It's been two and a half weeks since our Kickstarter ended but boy have we been busy! We want to thank each and every one of our backers for being... Read more
We did it!
What else can we say besides...
When we first set out to create Rival Restaurants, it existed only as an idea--a random collection of handwritten "recipes" on the back of... Read more
Orccon Days 1 and 2, Meet the Chefs, Custom Restaurant UNLOCKED, NEW Stretch Goal, and 36 hours to go!
Orccon 2019 Days 1 and 2
We're here at Orccon in Los Angeles and boy has it been fun!
It still amazes us when people come up to our table... Read more
Happy Valentine's Day! Custom Recipes UNLOCKED, all 8 Restaurants sneak peek, and a NEW Stretch Goal!
This Valentine's Day...
Anyway, on behalf of all of us at Gap Closer Games, we send our love to you! We can't believe the milestones we're hitting with just 4... Read more
iOS/Android Companion App UNLOCKED, Orccon 2019, and a new Stretch Goal!
6 more days!
That's all that remains until the Rival Restaurants Kickstarter is officially over! It's hard to believe that there's less than 1 weekto go... where has... Read more
The ADD-ON is Finally Here!
Introducing the "Bento Box"
They say that “good things come to those who wait.”
We hope you’ll agree once you see what we’ve been cooking! For the past... Read more
2-Player Mode, 3 more KSE Action Cards, and a Shoutout from Dice Tower!
Kitchen Squad: 2-Player Mode
You guys did it! Kitchen Squad (Rival Restaurant's 2-Player Mode) has officially been unlocked! We can't even tell you how excited we are about the way... Read more
FULLY STRETCHED!!! But we're still cooking!
Rival Restaurants is FULLY STRETCHED!
We did it! You did it! We all did it! Rival Restaurants is fully stretchedand is now in its most glorious form! The stretch... Read more
Stretch Goals, "Shrink" Goals, and a Brand New EXCLUSIVE Action Card!
Big Milestone = Big Stretch Goal
Great job Restauranteurs! Another day, another stretch goalunlocked! Our chefs are a huge part of what makes Rival Restaurants such a dynamic, fun... Read more
Final Chef UNLOCKED! + 2 Kickstarter Deluxe EXCLUSIVE Action Cards UNLOCKED!
Nice to MEAT you!
Congrats Rival Restaurants crew! All 12 chefs are now un-locked and loaded! Here's the newest member of Rival Restaurants: Biff Brobeque!
Biff's power is... Read more
Kickstarter Deluxe EXCLUSIVES: 8-player pack and 6 new Action Cards (unlockable via Social Media Achievements)
Kickstarter Deluxe Exclusives are finally here!
You spoke. We answered. Kickstarter Deluxe Exclusives are finally here! Many of our backers have been patiently waiting to see what we had in... Read more
New Chef UNLOCKED! (+ teaser about Kickstarter EXCLUSIVES)
Also! Kickstarter EXCLUSIVES are coming!
Some of you have been asking "what kind of Kickstarter EXCLUSIVES are you planning to offer?" Although we can't tell you exactly what just yet,... Read more
Korean Restaurant + 6 New Recipes UNLOCKED!
If you wanna be a chef, ya gotta have Seoul!
Another day, another strech goal! Great job Rival Restaurants fam! We’re over 200% fundedand we’re on our way... Read more
Vietnamese Restaurant + 6 New Recipes UNLOCKED!
An un-pho-gettable day!
Pardon the puns, but any time a Vietnamese Restaurant AND 6 new recipes are unlocked, there's bahnto be some bad jokes. (Okay, now that that's out... Read more
2 New Chefs UNLOCKED!
Introducing your 2 new chefs!
It's Day 4 of our campaign and so far you've unlocked 2 new chefs! Great job everyone! So without further adieu, meet Kim and Stroganov!... Read more
100% FUNDED IN 36 HOURS!
It's official! The people have spoken! Rival Restaurants is a go!
Even in our most optimistic projections, we never thought we would fund so fast. And it's all thanks to... Read more
GRAND OPENING! What a day!
What. A. Day.
Can we just start by saying...
THANK YOU to all of our incredible, wonderful, game-loving, food-loving, and now food-game-lovingbackers! You all are amazing. If this were... Read more