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An interactive puzzle novel written by Mike Selinker, with enchanting illustrations by Pete Venters.
An interactive puzzle novel written by Mike Selinker, with enchanting illustrations by Pete Venters.
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    1 RING CLUB: Your name in our thank-you section on the website! Plus all backers get to participate in the exclusive Kickstarter puzzle maze!

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    13 COINS CLUB: A solvable ebook version of The Maze of Games from Puzzazz, usable on all iDevices and, if available, Android and Windows 8. Plus your name in our thank-you section of the book and on the website! (Note: You can also add an ebook to any later level for $15.)

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    21 GUN SALUTE CLUB: A hardback copy of The Maze of Games, along with a PDF of the book. The first 100 copies (at this or higher levels) will contain an exclusive puzzle insert, and the first 500 will be numbered. Plus your name in our thank-you section of the book and on the website!

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    21 GUN SALUTE CLUB (MAP): A hardback copy of The Maze of Games, along with a PDF of the book, AND a handsome foldout Maze Map. Plus your name in our thank-you section of the book and on the website! (You can add this map to any electronic or hardcover book by adding $10. All Gatekeeper Limited Editions will already contain a map.)

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    19 WISHES CLUB: A hardback copy of the book signed by author Mike Selinker and artist Pete Venters, plus PDF. Plus your name in the book and on the website! (Note: If you want a copy signed on any subsequent reward level, add $15 to that level for each such book.)

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    19 WISHES CLUB (SOUNDTRACK): A hardback copy of the book plus PDF, AND a digital download of the soundtrack by famed composer Austin Wintory. Plus your name in the book and on the website! (Note: If you want a soundtrack added to any other book purchase, add $15 to that level for each such book. You do not need to add international shipping to an ebook plus soundtrack.)

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    19 WISHES CLUB (SIGNED BOOK & MAP): A hardback copy of the book signed by author Mike Selinker and artist Pete Venters, plus PDF, AND a handsome foldout Maze Map! Plus your name in the book and on the website!

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    19 WISHES CLUB (PENCILS): A hardback copy of the book plus PDF, AND a set of a dozen Maze of Games code pencils. Plus your name in the book and on the website! (Note: If you want a set of a dozen pencils added to any ebook or hardback book, add $30 to your current tier level for your book selection.)

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    19 WISHES CLUB (SIGNED BOOK & PENCILS): A hardback copy of the book signed by Mike and Pete, plus PDF, AND a set of a dozen Maze of Games code pencils. Plus your name in the book and on the website!

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    5 STAR CLUB: A hardback copy of the book AND a personal thank-you video from Mike and the team!

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (PRINT): A signed hardback copy of the book AND one limited edition high-quality print from the triptych by Pete Venters (your choice of the Quaices, the Gatekeeper, or a Mystery Monster).

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (SEMINAR): A hardback copy of the book AND you'll get to participate in a Google hangout seminar on puzzle and game creation, led by Mike and his Puzzlecraft co-author Thomas Snyder.

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (DIPTYCH): A signed hardback copy of the book AND two limited edition high-quality prints from the triptych by Pete Venters (your choice of the Quaices, the Gatekeeper, or a Mystery Monster).

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (TRIPTYCH): A hardback copy of the book AND all three limited edition prints from the triptych by Pete Venters (the Quaices, the Gatekeeper, and a Mystery Monster).

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (DELUXE EDITION, 2nd VERSION): A signed unnumbered copy of the Gatekeeper's Limited Edition of the book. This is a handsome specially bound edition, designed to look like the Gatekeeper's 1897 volume. It contains the maze map and a special insert puzzle.

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (DELUXE EDITION + TRIPTYCH): A signed unnumbered Gatekeeper's Limited Edition with Maze Map and special insert, plus PDF AND all three limited edition prints from the triptych by Pete Venters (the Quaices, the Gatekeeper, and a Mystery Monster).

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (CASE): 10 copies of the book.

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (CRYPTEX): A hardback copy of the book AND a personalized cryptex designed by Eric Harshbarger, featuring your choice of a six-letter password and your inscription on the key.

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (CAMEO): A hardback copy of the book AND you get to appear as a character in one of the book's illustrations! You'll need to provide us with several photos to make sure Pete has plenty of options. Best of all, you get a unique print of the image featuring your likeness.

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (CUSTOM PUZZLE): A hardback copy of the book AND Mike Selinker will create a custom crossword or other similar puzzle for you!

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (THE NEW KITCHEN SINK): A signed unnumbered Gatekeeper's Limited Edition, a thank-you video, an invitation to the Google hangout, the triptych prints, a personalized cryptex, a cameo as a character in the book, a maze map, a set of code pencils, and a custom puzzle by Mike.

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (DELUXE EDITION): A signed copy of the Gatekeeper's Limited Edition of the book. This is a handsome specially bound edition, designed to look like the Gatekeeper's 1897 volume.

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    4 DIAMOND CLUB (THE KITCHEN SINK): A signed Gatekeeper's Limited Edition (copy #100), a thank-you video, an invitation to the Google hangout, the triptych prints, a personalized cryptex, a cameo as a character in the book, and a custom puzzle by Mike.

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