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Warhammer, but with root vegetables

December 1st
Artist and indie wargame designer Max Fitzgerald has teamed up with 3d sculptor Saint Decent to produce a range of root vegetable-themed wargaming miniatures, for Fitzgerald’s game Turnip28. A Kickstarter to crowdfund the models will be open for most of December, and backers can pledge for physical models, or digital STL files to print on a resin 3D printer. (Read More)
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Photo Gallery: Dave Stevens documentary Kickstarter has hours to go

December 1st
The creator of the Rocketeer – known for his impeccable retro art and rediscovery of model Bettie Page – passed away at the age of 52 in 2008 from a rare form of leukemia. Dave Stevens: Drawn to Perfection, a documentary about his life, directed by Kelvin Mao, is set to debut on streaming on Friday, December 2nd, but the filmmakers are also running a Kickstarter to raise funds for a physical release of the film. (Read More)

CharaChorder Keyboard Technology Gets Packed Into a USB Dongle

November 30th
The CharaChorder team has shoveled its chording keyboard text input technology into a USB dongle. The new product, dubbed the CharaChorder X(opens in new tab), has been proving extremely popular on Kickstarter and has already attracted nearly 7x the funding goal with three whole weeks to go. (Read More)

GKD Mini Plus Classic arrives on Kickstarter for US$139

November 30th
Building on the GKD Pro, the GKD Mini Plus Classic has two joysticks, four action buttons, a d-pad, and four shoulder buttons. Moreover, Game Kiddy has integrated L3 and R3 buttons within the device’s frame, which sit beneath a power button and a pair of microSD card readers. (Read More)

Artsy two-player board game Re;Act is part Splatoon, part Magic: The Gathering

November 29th
Re;Act: The Arts of War comes from designer Chris Lin, who melds the card game duelling of MTG with a grid board on which the players control standees representing two clashing artists and their minions. Each character has a set of unique moves, which can be activated by exhausting their standees on the board and/or playing cards from their personalised deck of actions. (Read More)
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[COMING SOON] My Little Pony RPG creator’s next game features adventuring dinosaurs

November 29th
Tales of Primordia is an upcoming tabletop RPG that takes place in a fantastical version of the prehistoric era in which dinosaurs roam the Earth. The world of Primordia features a variety of dinosaurs, each of whom have taken it upon themselves to care for the planet and keep things in balance. (Read More)

Inkplate 2: Espressif ESP32-based ePaper display lands on Kickstarter with Arduino compatibility

November 29th
Soldered Electronics has brought a new ePaper display to Kickstarter. Dubbed the Inkplate 2, the Arduino-compatible board contains a 2.13-inch and triple-colour ePaper panel sat atop of an Espressif ESP32 microcontroller. The Inkplate 2 has a USB Type-C port for data transfers and power delivery. (Read More)

GKD Plus Classic retro handheld game console hits Kickstarter for $139 and up

November 29th
The GKD Plus Classic is a handheld game console that looks a bit like a Game Boy if Nintendo’s classic handheld had analog sticks, a VGA color IPS LCD display, and a modern processor fast enough to handle PlayStation emulation. (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: Burn It Down in 'Empire's End'

November 29th
Empire’s End is a tableau-building game for 2 to 4 players, ages 13 and up, and takes about 45–60 minutes to play. The game’s theme is about the fall of empires, with disasters like drought, famine, and riots—serious issues but nothing that would prevent kids from playing (and they might even learn something!). (Read More)
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myVolts Candycord Halo Kickstarter

November 28th
myVolts are currently running a Kickstarter campaign to fund Candycord Halo, a range of illuminated patch cables aimed at users of modular synths. Each plug in a cable is equipped with an LED which lights up when presented with a voltage between 3 and 12V, providing users with visual feedback on the status of their CV connections. (Read More)

MOFAGE POCO Drop-in Filter Adapter for PL Mount Lenses – Soon on Kickstarter

November 28th
The MOFAGE POCO Drop-in Filter Adapter allows users to attach PL mount lenses to E/RF/Z/L mount camera bodies while taking advantage of an internal drop-in filter system. The accessory will launch on Kickstarter next month. (Read More)

The Haunter of the Dark Smashes Crowdfunding Goal

November 28th
24 year old Megan Tremethick has just burst onto the indie horror filmmaking scene, with a spectacular funding campaign to produce a short film adaptation of “The Haunter of the Dark” by horror legend H.P. Lovecraft. As a first-time horror filmmaker, Megan’s Kickstarter campaign met its ambitious funding goal in just 24 hours, and has already surpassed 500% of that goal in just 6 days. (Read More)

Heroes of Might and Magic III: The Board Game is 6,000% over its Kickstarter target

November 28th
The board game is a hybrid of competitive deckbuilding and exploration, where 1-4 players travel around an overworld collecting cards to play in separate combat encounters. The victory conditions change with each scenario, so you might be racing to find the Holy Grail, collecting treasures, or trying to occupy the most mines. There's a solo mode, and a special 2v2 mode if you want to play with four people. (Read More)

Kickstarter For Horror Game HELP ME! Is Now Live

November 28th
The hope of the campaign is much like Madmind’s original Kickstarter for their first game, Agony, where the successful campaign was the reason they were able to bring the project to an end, expand the game universe, and enlarge their team over time. (Read More)
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Apex Workwear Have Created the Last Work Pants You'll Ever Need to Buy

November 28th
Men who work labour-intensive jobs deserve pants that can keep pace with even the toughest tasks. So goes the thinking behind a new Kickstarter campaign from Apex Workwear, creator of indestructible pants and shorts. (Read More)

If You Love Found Footage, You Need This New Book

November 28th
We have been following the career of comic writer T.W. Burgess for a number of years here on Dread Central. That’s why we’re excited to be covering the Kickstarter campaign for his latest project, an illustrated, found-footage-inspired novel titled Mister Howl. (Read More)
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