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Coolest smart coffee table final hours on Kickstarter

October 28th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
Coolest is a new smart coffee table with storage, speakers and more launched via Kickstarter, equipped with a wealth of hidden features such as drink refrigerators, Bluetooth connectivity, charging , pop-up tables, hidden storage and more. (Read More)
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Hack/Slash, Back On Kickstarter With Big Hack Energy-Sized HC Omnibus

October 27th - via: bleedingcool.com
Begun in 2004, first at Devil's Due Press and since 2010 at Image Comics, Hack/Slash follows Cassie Hack, daughter of a "slasher" killer who decides that she is never going to be a victim and instead becomes a hunter of serial murderers, supernatural horrors, and any killer guest stars who show up. Along with her friend, gentle giant Vlad, the two have spent over 15 years protecting people from "slasher" killers under the watchful eye of creator Tim Seeley (Creator also of Revival and Co-Creator/Writer for Moneyshot). (Read More)

[COMING SOON] Ova Magica "Spooky Moon Festival" trailer released

October 27th - via: gonintendo.com
Today's video for Ova Magica gives us a look at the Halloween-style celebrations you can find in the game. We're still waiting for Ova Magica's Kickstarter to launch, which doesn't look like it'll happen until next year. (Read More)

This Might Be the Ultimate MagSafe Case for the iPhone 12

October 27th - via: gearpatrol.com
Peak Design is best known for impeccably designed travel bags for photographers and outdoor adventurers. The company's newest offering, however, is a little different. It's a modular ecosystem of accessories — meaning cases, mounts, chargers, wallet, tripod and other accessories — that work with the iPhone 12's new MagSafe system. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] Plant1Up magnetic, modular plant ecosystem soon launching via Kickstarter

October 27th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
Plant1Up as a new modular planting system that allows you to build your perfect plant ecosystem for your office or home. Using a modular system of pods for each individual plant the magnetic tips and sides allow you to build a wide variety of different ecosystems and layouts depending on your favourite plants, lighting and preferences. (Read More)

David Hasselhoff needs your help with his heavy metal video

October 27th - via: mercurynews.com
David Hasselhoff has recorded a metal song. Yes, that David Hasselhoff. The song is called “Through the Night” and it’s a collaboration with the Australian metal duo CueStack. (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Roundup

October 27th - via: geekdad.com
This past weekend was a big one for tabletop games: not only was it the first digital version of Essen Spiel, but there were also at least a few other smaller gaming conventions happening as well. And here on GeekDad, we’ve been trying to wrap up some game reviews in preparation for our Game of the Year award, because we’ll be selecting our top 10 finalists soon. In the meantime, there are still a lot of great-looking games launching on Kickstarter… and that’s what we’re looking at today! (Read More)

SKAPP'S KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN LAUNCHES TODAY

October 27th - via: gaminglyfe.com
Skapp is the world’s first skateboarding simulator in which you control your board performing the tricks with your phone. Test your skills by combining tricks, manuals and grinds as in a real skateboard in a game that pays tribute to skateboarding fans as it contains authentic brands, skateboarding cultural references, and no limits to recreate any kinds of tricks! (Read More)

BEEF BROS: No One Left to Fight writer announces Kickstarter campaign (PREVIEW)

October 27th - via: thegww.com
Is your ideal superhero a champion of the working class? Do you think most superheroes have evolved into supercops? If so, there’s a new Kickstarter campaign you may want to check out. (Read More)

Elvira: Cassandra Peterson and the Comic Creators Share Their Excitement for The Omega Ma'am Kickstarter

October 27th - via: comicbook.com
Elvira, Mistress of the Dark has been a prominent figure in all forms of media for decades, with the figure having recently starred in a number of her own series from Dynamite Comics, but the character's creator and performer, Cassandra Peterson, is getting involved in the medium with the new comic book project Elvira: The Omega Ma'am. (Read More)

Brad Nack’s 100% Reindeer Art Book

October 26th - via: independent.com
The volume will be a full-color affair of 128 pages featuring the best reindeer paintings from two decades of Nack’s popular annual art show. There are multiple packages available, all the way from a simple order of a single book for $29 to deals that involve multiple copies, signed copies, and original drawings and paintings. (Read More)

Kickstarter Earlybird Alert! 'Beadle & Grimm's Complete Character Chronicles' for Pathfinder 2e

October 26th - via: geekdad.com
Beadle & Grimm’s, maker of bespoke editions of Dungeons & Dragons modules, is coming to Kickstarter for the first time with Beadle & Grimm’s Complete Character Chronicles for Pathfinder 2e. These are individual, hardbound books for each character class, that include a 20+ page character sheet, all the rules from the Pathfinder rulebook necessary to run that character, and a journal to record your character’s story. (Read More)

Liana Kanga Brings Fast Food Crime Comic TRVE KVLT to Kickstarter

October 26th - via: bleedingcool.com
Liana Kangas, artist/co-creator of She Said Destroy, the Joe Corallo-penned sci-fi/fantasy that made for one of Vault Comics' strongest ever debuts, has brought a new title to Kickstarter. Pitched as a "heavy metal fast food crime" comic that touches on the satanic panic, loneliness, and apathy, TRVE KVLT is entering its final week on the crowdfunding website that is becoming a steadier and steadier pillar of the comics industry. (Read More)
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[COMING SOON] Cthulhu as Judgement: Cthulhu Dark Arts Tarot

October 26th - via: geeknative.com
Bragelonne Games’ Cthulhu Dark Arts Tarot is nearly here. The crowdfunding project that aims to tap into the cult of the mythos is due to launch on October 29th. (Read More)

My Time At Portia sequel announced

October 26th - via: rockpapershotgun.com
Hope you’ve gotten your fill crafting and battling in My Time At Portia because Pathea Games have plans for you to spend time somewhere new next year. They’ve announced the sequel My Time At Sandrock which will launch in early access in March 2021. They’ve kicked up a crowdfunding campaign as well with hopes to develop a multiplayer mode for the sequel. (Read More)

REVOLVE Is a New Game About Education From RESCHOOL

October 26th - via: westword.com
When designing educational policy, adults often don't consider the actual experiences of young people, says Jessica Fuller, the director of project development and operations at RESCHOOL Colorado, an education nonprofit founded in 2013. So her group created REVOLVE, a card game that will help adults, from educators and policymakers to funders, better understand students. (Read More)
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Frostpunk: The Board Game has reached its whopping €1.8mil stretch goal on Kickstarter!

October 26th - via: gaminglyfe.com
With two days left in its Kickstarter campaign, Frostpunk: The Board Game – a physical adaptation of the best selling survival city-builder on PC and consoles – has been a huge success. Reaching the €1.8 million stretch goal means that players will be able to use a unique companion app that allows them to share play sessions with distant friends. (Read More)
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Sniper Bladeworks promises knives on a whole new level

October 26th - via: thepitchkc.com
Whether it’s your typical butter knife, a fancy knife that cuts through a well-done steak for some reason, or something that looks like the knives thrown in Call of Duty: Black Ops, you normally can’t go wrong with a sharp object that gets the job done. That’s what Sniper Bladeworks is here to do. (Read More)

50 Copies Of Emma Kubert Bleeding Cool Foundlings Kickstarter Variant

October 26th - via: bleedingcool.com
John Stanisci and Emma Kubert are currently crowdfunding for a new comic book series, Foundlings, a dystopian young adult comic book series in the vein of Stranger Things and The Goonies, tackling issues of abandonment and ableism amongst a diverse cast of children. (Read More)

This crazy telescope-camera combo raises almost $2 million on Kickstarter

October 26th - via: diyphotography.net
There’s a dedicated app you need to install, and it lets you do quite a lot. You can simply explore and observe the night sky with the telescope and learn about the cosmos via the app. But of course, you can also capture photos of celestial objects and share them on social media. Using the app, select the object you want to observe, and Vespera will point and track it. (Read More)

Sunshine Manor Funds at Kickstarter

October 26th - via: fullsync.co.uk
Fossil Games’ Kickstarter, for the next game in the Sunshine series, Sunshine Manor, has achieved its funding target, with an additional 11 days to go to realize additional Stretch Goals. (Read More)

Kickstarter: Augie's Union Transforms Into Slow Bloom Coffee Roasters

October 26th - via: sprudge.com
Still lacking gainful employment, the Augie’s Union workers are taking action into their own hands with the creation of Slow Bloom Coffee Roasters, and their project is live on Kickstarter now. Asking for $20,000, the 100% worker-owned coffee cooperative plans to use the money to help defray costs associated with buying a roaster of their own, leasing a space, and finishing the build-out. (Read More)

Hustleandfit multipurpose duffel bag

October 26th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
The Hustleandfit multipurpose duffle has multiple compartments for shoes, a suit, a laptop, food, workout clothes, and much more. This premium Duffle combines four bags in one and has been built to avoid the stress of carrying multiple bags separately. (Read More)

BOLT affordable heated mug hits Kickstarter

October 26th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
BOLT is a new affordable heated mug which is not only dishwasher safe but offers an elegant minimalistic design capable of keeping your drinks hot for over four hours on a single charge. (Read More)

Reaping the Rewards: 'Fantastic Factories'

October 26th - via: geekdad.com
Create the best pipeline to manufacture goods, and you’re headed for success. Train up your workers, gather resources, and build some Fantastic Factories. Fantastic Factories is a dice-placement game for 1 to 5 players, ages 14 and up, and takes 45 to 60 minutes to play. (Read More)

BlackGoat sustainable wetsuits hit Kickstarter

October 26th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
BlackGoat as a new type of wetsuit specifically designed to provide a more environmentally friendly alternative to the current neoprene versions. As well as being more eco-friendly BlackGoat designs offer a more colourful alternative to the standard black wetsuit style. (Read More)

Hybrid Polyphonic Supersynth On Kickstarter

October 26th - via: sonicstate.com
New to Kickstarter is Töörö, described by designer, Frédéric Meslin of Fred's Lab, as a Hybrid Polyphonic Supersynth. (Read More)

My Time At Portia Developer Announces Sequel, My Time At Sandrock

October 26th - via: ign.com
Chinese indie game developer Pathea Games has announced the sequel to My Time At Portia, titled My Time At Sandrock. My Time At Portia was a charming farming sim RPG that sold over 1.7 million copies worldwide. My Time At Sandrock will release into Steam Early Access in March 2021, with a full release due on next-gen consoles, PS4, Xbox One, PC, and Switch in Summer 2022. (Read More)

FUTURE: Fatalism Breaks In Reaction To Memory

October 25th - via: monkeysfightingrobots.co
Future is a graphic novel from a new publisher, Cast Iron Books, collecting in a Kickstarter ending on Halloween. This graphic novel serves as the first of comedian Tom Woodman acts as writer with Rupert Smisson as artist, with veteran letterer Aditya Bidikar. (Read More)
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Alan Moore's Providence Compendium On Kickstarter With Signed Copies

October 25th - via: bleedingcool.com
Providence Compendium, the complete collection of Alan Moore and Jacen Burrows' Providence, a reinventing and encapsulating of the stories of HP Lovecraft for a modern – and post-modern generation, has hit Kickstarter, for publication in March/April 2021. Published by Avatar Press, who also publish Bleeding Cool, includes a level for signed volumes which, unless you live in Northampton, England, are pretty much hard to come by now. (Read More)
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Champy the Useless Vampire sinks teeth into Kickstarter

October 25th - via: adventuregamers.com
There must be a lot of pressure for the grandson of Dracula to live up to his famed elder's legacy, especially if you have no particularly helpful supernatural powers. But the titular star of Champy the Useless Vampire will get his chance to shine soon enough if indie Swedish developer True Ascension is able to raise enough funds on Kickstarter. (Read More)
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Screenshot Saturday Featuring DoubleShake, Wandering Village, More

October 25th - via: hardcoregamer.com
Every week, developers, publishers and more set out with the #screenshotsaturday tag to show off the latest glimpses into their various projects, and we gather some of the best (going beyond the tag and date in recent days) in order to showcase what could potentially be one of the next hit indie games. (Read More)

Mischief Makers-inspired platformer "Double Shake" hits Kickstarter, will come to Switch if funded

October 25th - via: gonintendo.com
Does DoubleShake seem like something you'd be interested in? You can help bring the game to Switch by pledging to the Kickstarter. The team wants just $9,000 to make the Switch version happen, which seems more than doable. (Read More)

Everdell Pearlbrook: Review

October 24th - via: expandyourgame.blogspot.com
The Pearlbrook river has been found by the critters of Everdell. Now to embrace these new critters amphibious ambassadors have been sent to trade knowledge and resources. One of these resources is the new resource found within the river, pearls. (Read More)

Frida Rome's Vegan Cactus Leather Handbag was Funded on Kickstarter in Under Two Hours

October 24th - via: vegworldmag.com
The ethically-made, deconstructable vegan crossbody is hand made from cactus leather and Italian vegan eco-suede by artisans in Manchester, UK. Frida Rome founders Rebecca Joy and Natalie Deanna spent two years researching the best vegan fabrics to use for The WEEK/END. They chose cactus leather for the exterior due to its ability to mimic high-quality real leather. (Read More)

HULKMAN vehicle smart jumper starter raises over $300,000 via Kickstarter

October 24th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
The development team at HULKMAN in California have created a new smart jump starter to help get your vehicle running when it’s battery may need a little help. Specifically designed to help your vehicle start even if its battery is dead, the HULKMAN provides 4,000A peak current and features a 32,000 mAh large capacity battery and is capable of starting up to 10L gas or diesel vehicles and is an essential piece of equipment for any driver. (Read More)

Wahcommo: Magnetic Press Launches Kickstarter for Killadelphia Artist's Dark Fantasy OGN

October 23rd - via: cbr.com
Magnetic Press has officially launched a Kickstarter campaign for Wahcommo, an upcoming original graphic novel by comic book artist Luis NCT -- who is perhaps best known for his work as a colorist opposite artist Jason Alexander on such titles as Frostbite, Empty Zone and Killadelphia. (Read More)

Arrow’s January slate includes Oldboy 4K (in the UK), plus Mill Creek’s Jan, Abbott and Costello Kickstarter & more

October 23rd - via: thedigitalbits.com
Meanwhile, our friend Bob Furmanek of the 3-D Film Archive has just launched a new Kickstarter to fund the restoration of Abbott and Costello’s first color feature film, Jack and the Beanstalk (1952), in anticipation of its 70th anniversary. The restoration will be done from archival 35 mm SuperCinecolor positive print elements, as the original camera negative no longer survives. If successful, there will be a deluxe region-free Blu-ray release of this film from ClassicFlix in July 2021. (Read More)

RPG Cinematic Turns Your Worldbuilding Ideas Into 3D Cut Scenes

October 23rd - via: thegamer.com
Inspired Machinations founder Luke Cosgrove recently launched a Kickstarter adventure to fund RPG Cinematic, a computer program being designed to turn your TTRPG worldbuilding ideas into detailed and immersive 3D reality. RPG Cinematic’s funding goal is a lofty $170,729, and as of this writing has garnered 141 backers with 19 remaining. (Read More)
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Check Out the TRIVIA TROLLS Kickstarter for a New Trivia Party Game

October 23rd - via: geektyrant.com
Trivia Trolls is a new team-based trivia game coming out from, well, Trivia Trolls. The game features trivia from a wide variety of categories including History, Sports, and Pop Culture to name a few. Each card has three clues of varying difficulty and the guessing team has to choose which difficulty they’re feeling up to knowing only the category. The harder the clue, the more points you can potentially earn. (Read More)
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Dwarf Telescope portable digital telescope

October 23rd - via: geeky-gadgets.com
A new digital telescope called Dwarf has launched via Kickstarter and has already raised over $100,000 thanks to over 600 backers with still 26 days remaining. The pocket size digital telescope is lighter than a bottle of water and offers a focal length of approximately 100 mm equivalent of a 673 mm full frame camera lens. (Read More)

Solar Power Your French Press With The GoSun Brew

October 23rd - via: sprudge.com
Luckily, there’s a brand new solar-powered French press for all your outdoor/post-apocalyptic coffee needs, and it’s live on Kickstarter now! Created by GoSun—the makers of pretty much solar-powered everything from ovens to coolers, lights to chargers, even a solar-powered water purifier—the brand new GoSun Brew might just be one of the most compact, all-in-one portable brew devices to come out in a while. (Read More)

SIKAKEYB AB Red Hat ergonomic mechanical wireless keyboard

October 23rd - via: geeky-gadgets.com
If you are in the market for a mechanical wireless keyboard you may be interested in the SIKAKEYB AB Red Hat launched by a Kickstarter this month offering a wealth of features in a small 60% form factor. The ergonomic mechanical keyboard features RGB lighting, a choice between Gateron Mechanical or Optical Switches, and a hot swappable design which supports both Windows and Mac operating systems. (Read More)

Teno innovative speaker and light hits Kickstarter

October 23rd - via: geeky-gadgets.com
Teno responds to different finger movements across its surface. No instructions needed. Simply break open the shell to turn on the light. Separate the shell fully to activate the speaker. Early bird pledges are now available for the recently launched project from roughly $240 or £184, offering a considerable discount of approximately 20% off the recommended retail price, while the crowd funding campaign is under way. (Read More)
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Cool Crowdfunding: 360 Video Drones, 3D Printers, And Video Production Lessons

October 23rd - via: makezine.com
Filming products for commercials isn’t as easy as you might think. This school is hoping to create a full curriculum showing how to use technology and complicated methods to achieve the best results. (Read More)

[COMING SOON] 10 Best Upcoming Kickstarter Board Games – a Look Into 2021

October 23rd - via: kick.agency
2021 is shaping up to be a really exciting year for people who play and love board games. The preceding 366 days gave us Kickstarter campaigns that belonged to dozens of genres and often managed to break many records. Will 2021 break the records again? We don’t know yet, but first announcements are already popping up and there will be even more coming within weeks. (Read More)

R-Type Final 2 headed west in spring 2021, courtesy of NIS America

October 23rd - via: destructoid.com
Publisher NIS America has officially announced that it will be bringing a localization of Granzella's R-Type Final 2 to the west next year. R-Type Final 2 went into development in the summer of 2019, after a massively successful Kickstarter campaign that saw fans raise double the targeted $400,000 in less than a week. Various stretch goal targets have been met, which adds new ships and customization options, as well as side-modes such as Ghost and Time Attack. (Read More)

The London Designers Mapping Your Neighbourhood

October 23rd - via: londonist.com
Want a London centred on your childhood home/first flat/wedding venue? One spanning just the parameters of your favourite running route/pub crawl? Deep close-up on the Dalston kebab shop where you first met the LOYL? All within reach, thanks to these two small businesses doing beautiful and bespokeable things with the city's topography. (Read More)

The Library Has Chosen You

October 22nd - via: dicetowernews.com
Everything Epic Games has launched a new game on Kickstarter based on The Librarian movies and television show entitled The Librarians: Adventure Card Game. This game is the first published game for designer Brett Schofield. The game can be played solo or with up to 4 players. It is for ages 14 and up with a play time of 1-2 hours depending on the scenario played. (Read More)

'Their dreams matter:' Durham business owner inspires other Black women entrepreneurs after achieving her goal

October 22nd - via: wral.com
Despite the economic hardships caused by the pandemic, one business owner in Durham is thriving with the community’s support. A Kickstarter campaign helped Jackie Morin raise more than $20,000 in just a few days. Soon her business — organic, spun sugar snacks known as Wonderpuff — will open in the new cluster of creativity at Frontier RTP called the ‘Boxyard.’ (Read More)

Electric-wheeled Veelo is pulling for rollerbladers

October 22nd - via: newatlas.com
Although there are electric rollerblades and skateboards, sometimes people just want a temporary boost while using their existing non-electric set of wheels. That's why Veelo was invented. (Read More)
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Gun and Gun Is a Strategic and Thrilling Sci-Fi Shootout on Kickstarter

October 22nd - via: comicbook.com
If you've ever wanted to be a gunslinger in a science fiction setting, Lionwing Publishing and Keepdry have got you covered with their new game Gun and Gun. The basic goal is straightforward, as your mission is to take down the opponent's health from 30 to 0. (Read More)

The Last Stand: Aftermath Blows Away Kickstarter Goal, Plans November Beta

October 22nd - via: postapocalypticmedia.com
Con Artist Games, a game development company with a hopefully ironic name, is happy to announce that its first commercial project has blown away its crowdfunding goals by 120% and will finish development soon. The Kickstarter campaign for The Last Stand: Aftermath ended up raising just over $60,000 when it finished earlier today. (Read More)
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Kickstarter Launch- Chakra Kids Oracle Deck

October 22nd - via: patch.com
The Chakra Kids Oracle Cards are the perfect tool for all the mini-mystics in your life- and you too! The cards features original characters designed to help kids realize they have unique gifts and the strength inside to follow their hearts. The deck will help your children ignite their inner powers, build their confidence and discover their best selves. (Read More)
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This Project Aims to Teach Anyone How to Make TV-Caliber, Visually-Striking Videos

October 22nd - via: petapixel.com
Steve Giralt is a New York City-based director, visual engineer, and founder of production company The Garage. He shoots those visually-stunning commercials you see on TV, and while most studios keep secret how they are made, Giralt wants to share it all with the world. (Read More)

Hoop Godz brings street basketball to the table as a board game

October 22nd - via: dicebreaker.com
The second release from the creators of hip-hop board game Rap Godz has hit Kickstarter, bringing a head-to-head game of street basketball to the tabletop. Hoop Godz is a two-player board game that sees each player control a team of three players as they move around the court, aiming to score seven points before the opposing side. (Read More)
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Vaonis presents its Vespera, a smart telescope accessible to all

October 22nd - via: alkhaleejtoday.co
The start-up Vaonis recently announced the launch of a mini version of Stellina, a hybrid connected between the telescope and the camera which had shaken up the codes of traditional astronomy when it was created in 2018. (Read More)

Die by the Blade Kickstarter Campaign Storms Through the First Week

October 21st - via: fullsync.co.uk
Publisher Grindstone and developers Triple Hill Interactive and Toko Midori today announced that the Kickstarter campaign for the highly anticipated one-hit-kill sword fighting game Die by the Blade hit over 50% of its funding milestone in 5 days. (Read More)
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Documentary Arcade Dreams Launches Kickstarter Campaign Today

October 21st - via: thenerdstash.com
Looking to enrich your knowledge on retro gaming? Maybe you are just looking for a new Kickstart to support? Either way, you won’t want to miss the campaign to bring Arcade Dreams to life. (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: 'Freedom Five', A Sentinels Comics Board Game

October 21st - via: geekdad.com
Greater Than Games has put out a lot of excellent content, and developed the mythology of the Sentinel Comics universe beautifully. Freedom Five includes a number of different campaigns, and each has a story book formatted as a comic book. (Read More)

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