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Final hours on Kickstarter for the ‘Ultra Happy Alarm’ coffee table book by Audra

December 8th - via: side-line.com
Get yours now and get a free Heaven Pegasus track as an extra (Read More)

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Gets Digital Release Date

December 8th - via: cliqist.com
After $776,084 and just over 3 years, Shantae: Half-Genie Hero has finally received an actual, honest to goodness, digital release date. (Read More)
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We Break Out Tonight Offers Budget Escape Room Hijinks

December 8th - via: cliqist.com
We Break Out Tonight offers all the fun of a social escape room experience without having to leave the house or fork over a hefty sum. (Read More)
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Dad Quest Switches Up Game Mechanics, Still Throws Kids

December 8th - via: cliqist.com
Dad Quest is first and foremost a game about throwing children around as weapons. As the very heart of this project, that much remains unchanged. (Read More)
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Awesomenauts Gets Prime Time Update With Spectator Mode

December 8th - via: cliqist.com
On December 14th, Ronimo Games will release the Awesomenauts 3.4: Prime Time update, adding a live spectator mode to the indie MOBA. (Read More)
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Minnneapolis Startup Asiya Creates Lightweight, Sweat-Wicking Sports Hijabs

December 8th - via: chicagoinno.streetwise.co
Asiya's hijabs are made with a lightweight, breathable, sweat-wicking fabric, with a built in headband that keeps the hijab secure without the use of safety pins. (Read More)

Play As A Dog In Balthazar’s Dream, Get Killed By Canadian Legislation

December 8th - via: thesixthaxis.com
Before you go and adjust your head, yes, this is an indie game with pixel graphics and I am writing about it of my own free will, clearly someone has spiked my Mince Pies with happy dust. (Read More)

Chic French retroreflective jackets light up Kickstarter

December 8th - via: bikebiz.com
Urban Circus create new cycle clothing brand. (Read More)

Fitbit's Pebble acquisition risks alienating loyal users

December 8th - via: engadget.com
After days of rumors and speculation, Pebble finally confirmed yesterday that it's getting acquired by Fitbit. At first, this sounded like it might be a good thing.... (Read More)

Smart Turntable Simplifies 360 Product Photography

December 8th - via: digitaltrends.com
A new Kickstarter project is aiming to make displaying a product from every angle a bit simpler. Orbot is a smart, programmable turntable for photography. (Read More)

ZapBox: $30 HoloLens rival smashes Kickstarter goal

December 8th - via: ibtimes.co.uk
VR and AR-mixing ZapBox rivals Microsoft HoloLens and Magic Leap for a fraction of the cost. (Read More)

IllumiBowl keeps your aim true in the bathroom

December 8th - via: irishtimes.com
Three-stage dimmer with 16 colours clips onto the side of any toilet bowl (Read More)

This Kickstarter fixes everything missing from the new Macbook Pro

December 7th - via: pcauthority.com.au
The HyperDrive is a $100 accessory that brings connectivity back to the Mac. (Read More)

Shiny ‘self-balancing egg’ is the decor piece you didn’t know you needed

December 7th - via: curbed.com
These mirror-clear eggs that wobble but never fall are oddly satisfying. And they also have a (tiny) bit of function! (Read More)

Transboard: The New Generation of Electric Scooter

December 7th - via: interestingengineering.com
The Transboard electric scooter offers an environmentally friendly and incredibly smooth ride. It's perfect for wherever adventure leads. (Read More)

Kingdom Death: Monster Kickstarter Preview

December 7th - via: boardgameking.com
Survival horror board game has never been so fearsome and brutal! Check out the Kingdom of Death: Monster and try to stay alive in this bloody world! (Read More)
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Last Legendary Frantone Brooklyn Overdrive Guitar Effects Boxes Available Via Kickstarter (video)

December 6th - via: geeky-gadgets.com
Fran Blanche has taken to Kickstarter this week to raise $15,000 required to produce the legendary Frantone Brooklyn Overdrive, making it available exclusi (Read More)

Augmented Reality Strategy game, Towar hits Kickstarter

December 6th - via: gamezone.com
Pokemon GO and Clash of Clans are two of the most popular mobile games on the planet. Now, one indie developer, Cerberus Interactive is taking the foundations laid down by those to behemoths to create and all-new experience, Towar. (Read More)

Meet the women behind the first sex toy funded on Kickstarter

December 6th - via: konbini.com
Fin doesn't resemble a penis. Instead, the small, silicone, fin-shaped vibrator is worn between your fingers like a natural extension of the body. (Read More)
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JOUE ANNOUNCE KICKSTARTER FOR NEW MIDI CONTROLLER THAT CAN REPLICATE MULTIPLE INSTRUMENTS

December 6th - via: magneticmag.com
The pressure sensitivity in the proposed machine allows for control on vibrato and bending that many MIDI machines cannot achieve. (Read More)

The Nufood 3D-Printed Dining Experience Takes to Kickstarter

December 6th - via: digitaltrends.com
Launched via Kickstarter this month, Nufood allows backers to experience a new type of dining by offering a pop-up restaurant serving 3D-printed dishes. (Read More)
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HNL Baby Co. Kickstarter: Adorable prints, cute clothes and tots’ toys

December 6th - via: honolulumagazine.com
The duo is smack in the midst of a Kickstarter to get their spring collection in gear, which means you have a chance to get in at the ground level and snag some swag. (Read More)

Kickstarter for waterproof, breathable pants gets legs

December 6th - via: 11alive.com
A Kickstarter project for what's called the "Legs Jacket" has blown through its goal by a factor of five in far less than its initial 30 day timeframe.  (Read More)

Legrand Legacy is a promising JRPG on Kickstarter

December 6th - via: gamereactor.eu
The game is set in a world ruined by civil war and threatened by an otherworldly invasion. (Read More)

Paradox Girl Issue #01 Free!!

December 6th - via: mobys.ws
PG is easily one of the best comics to come around on Kickstarter in a long time, and now she is back for another round with all-new issues. (Read More)
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HyperDrive Compact USB-C Kickstarter Campaign Kicks Off

December 6th - via: digitaltrends.com
The HyperDrive USB-C hub aims to solve the 2016 MacBook Pro's problem of an unsightly and expensive bundle of dongles to connect to most of today's devices. (Read More)

Lawless Jerky: A Kickstarter Business Takes Off

December 6th - via: kiplinger.com
A passionate staff willing to pitch in to do any job is key to handling Lawless Jerky’s exponential growth. (Read More)

'Smart Parka' raised millions on Kickstarter. That was the easy part.

December 6th - via: crossroadstoday.com
If you live in Canada, you know a thing or two about being cold. And trying to stay warm. The Smart Parka started as a Kickstarter project and became one of the most successful campaigns in Kickstarter history. (Read More)

Early Access Tyto Online Is Kid Tested Parent Approved

December 6th - via: cliqist.com
Feeling a bit like a scientist myself, I sat back with a notepad to see what my kiddo would make of Tyto Online. In short, he was delighted. (Read More)
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Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs Gets Second Limited Edition Dreamcast Version

December 6th - via: cliqist.com
Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs had a successful Kickstarter campaign back in 2015. Those who missed the LE Dreamcast version have a second chance. (Read More)

Wizards of the Tabletop Book Puts Game Design at Your Fingertips

December 6th - via: geekandsundry.com
You may know your favorite board games inside and out, but what do you know about the people that created them? (Read More)

RokBlok is the world's first portable wireless record player

December 6th - via: whathifi.com
The Kickstarter from Pink Donut acts as a turntable with Bluetooth connectivity and portable playback, without the risk of damaging your vinyl. (Read More)
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The clever, absurd RokBlok rides your vinyl’s grooves like a hipster race car

December 5th - via: techcrunch.com
Sometimes you see a gadget and think simultaneously, "that's insanely clever," but also just "that's insane." The RokBlok was one of those situations for me (Read More)
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Super Roman Conquest's Kickstarter Backer Betrayal

December 5th - via: cliqist.com
Cliqist investigates the the abandoned development of Super Roman Conquest, crowdfunded through Kickstarter by SeaCliff Interactive. (Read More)

Kickstarter Game of the Week – Highrisers

December 5th - via: cliqist.com
This week's Kickstarter Game of the Week takes a look at HighRises, a promising survival game with a unique spin on the genre. (Read More)
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Traintopia Kickstarter Derails as Dev Drama Emerges

December 5th - via: cliqist.com
The campaign was going well, but last week, some bizarre things happened. (Read More)

Kickstarter Alert: PlaySmart Dice - Gaming Dice That Make You Smarter While You Play

December 5th - via: geekdad.com
Look at your dice. Even if you are a serious gamer, the dice you probably have in your home are surprisingly inefficient at teaching “math fact fluency” (Read More)
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This DIY noise synth wants you to vote for its features via Kickstarter

December 5th - via: factmag.com
The Yowler will get more functions depending on how much money it makes. (Read More)

Effortless vertical bike rack on Kickstarter saves up to 40% space

December 5th - via: metro.co.uk
The clever bods at Parkis have created a vertical bike system that’s easy to use and saves up to 40% space. (Read More)

Kickstarter of the Week - Abaddon: Shattered Command

December 4th - via: clubfantasci.com
Abaddon: Shattered Command is an expansion for Richard Borg’s Abaddon, a tabletop game produced by Toy Vault. (Read More)

The Most Bizarre And Unnecessary Tech Innovations

December 4th - via: itechpost.com
Taking a look at these products, the big question is not only what does the inventors were thinking at the moment of its creation, but also how the owners accept it to release it. (Read More)

Kickstart Sunday: BLOOD MACHINES

December 4th - via: filmpulse.net
The film revolves around two space hunters who shoot down a ship only to release the ghost that inhabited it. (Read More)
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Will FitBit Buyout Pebble Smartwatches?

December 4th - via: baseball-news-blog.com
Fitbit (NYSE: FIT) —the smartwatch pioneer and darling of Kickstarter—is now in advanced talks to pick up Pebble. (Read More)

See the smart duvet that makes the bed saving you minutes every morning

December 4th - via: irishmirror.ie
Designers of the Smartduvet say it will make the age-old annoyance a thing of the past with its clever gadget (Read More)

Kickstarter Alert - Think Ink Pens: Fidget for Focus

December 4th - via: geekdad.com
In all, the Think Ink: Fidget for Focus pen is a great little fidget tool that fits easily in a pocket, pen case, or pen loop. (Read More)
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This wallet sorts coins from notes

December 4th - via: straitstimes.com
[VIDEO] Three industrial design students from the National University of Singapore have created a wallet that separates coins and notes for you. (Read More)

Kickstarter Alum Peak Design Ships Majority of The Everyday Backpack, Tote, & Sling

December 3rd - via: crowdfundinsider.com
Less than three months after securing $6,565,782 from 26,359 backers on Kickstarter for its latest project, The Everyday Backpack, Tote, and Sling, California-based Peak Design announced it has officially started to ship the highly anticipated products. (Read More)

WWII fighter pilot game leans on Tuskegee Airmen’s legacy to get Kickstarter aloft

December 3rd - via: polygon.com
Iron Wings stars black pilots, and wants to innovate video game air combat (Read More)
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Fantasy 1" Grid Dungeon Tiles for Tabletop RPGs (Flat Terrain)

December 3rd - via: tenkarstavern.com
Its strange. Up until this year I never really thought much about terrain or grids or battlemaps. Sure, I'd grab the latest Dwarvenite compose set, but that was more for me to play with than to use in play, if that makes any sense. Two things chance my perspective on visual aids in game - playing in a regular, face to face, twice a month game has reminded me of the importance of visual aids AND my niece using Dwarvenite to build dungeons at the not quite age of six. (Read More)

"Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5" Captures $6.4M First Week on Kickstarter & Named Third Most Funded Game on the Platform

December 2nd - via: crowdfundinsider.com
Just one week after board game creator Adam Poots launched a Kickstarter campaign for Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5, the new game has successfully secured more than $6.4 million from over 13,275 backers. Poots raised $2,049,721 for the original Kingdom Death: Monster game from 5,410 backers in November 2012. (Read More)
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ZeniMax Hits Jupiter Hell Devs With Notice Over Doom

December 2nd - via: cliqist.com
ZeniMax Media has slapped Jupiter Hell developer, Kornel Kisielewicz with an order to remove all references to Doom on ChaosForge websites. (Read More)

Packed with Protection for Valuable Items, Revolutionary Capsula Backpack Becomes a Hit on Kickstarter More Than Doubling its Crowdfunding Goal

December 2nd - via: consumerelectronicsnet.com
Mellano says the success of Capsula shows that frequent travelers are ready for a functional bag that's secure, tough and waterproof but is also stylish, light and comfortable to carry. (Read More)

Heart Rate Variability Monitor Helps Control Stress

December 2nd - via: digitaltrends.com
The Lief Patch heart rate variability monitor signals impending stress. Included smartphone app exercises teach people how to control stress response. (Read More)

An Edmonton Based Kickstarter Is Launched For "Allcade: A Game Console In Your Favorite Retro Cartridge"

December 2nd - via: sonic1029.com
This is so cool!! Retro gaming is all the rage right now. We saw that when those Mini NES’s sold out world-wide in mere moments last month. Well some Edmonton guys have a wicked looking idea on kickstarter. Its called “Allcade” and basically its a system that can hold all Nintendo, Super Nintendo and N64 games…and they are all played out of a console built inside an actual gaming cartridge!! (Read More)

Morrisville bakery launches Kickstarter

December 2nd - via: wral.com
MORRISVILLE, NC -- A Morrisville bakery and cake design studio has launched a crowd-funding campaign to expand its operations. (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: 'Robots Love Ice Cream'

December 2nd - via: geekdad.com
The nefarious Boris Boddington the Third is trying to steal all of the ice cream in the world, using his sprinkletonium-powered robots. Hop into your ice cream truck, prepare your weaponized ice cream, and shoot down the robots before it’s too late! (Read More)

Lammily creator has launched Kickstarter to make wheelchairs for dolls

December 2nd - via: metro.co.uk
Nickolay wants to diversify the normal Lammily represents; this week he launched a Kickstarter in the hopes of raising $27,500 (£21,800) to make wheelchairs for dolls. (Read More)
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#100daysians Book Featured in Kickstarter

December 2nd - via: adweek.com
Felicia Liang has raised more than $4,100 on Kickstarter for the #100daysians book. The initial fundraising goal was set at $2,500. (Read More)

BauBax Travel Jacket Review: Kickstarter Hit or Flop?

December 2nd - via: chicagoinno.streetwise.co
BauBax, a travel jacket created by Northwestern Kellogg MBA student Hiral Sanghavi, was a crowdfunding smash hit: It raised $9.2 million on Kickstarter and $11.5 million on Indiegogo On Demand, becoming the most successful crowdfunding project out of Chicago and among the most successful apparel crowdfunding campaigns of all time. The jacket boasts a whopping 15 features, including nine utility pockets, an attached pen stylus, and even a built in neck pillow and eye mask. In a time when people are traveling by plane more than ever, it seems to have struck a chord with the jet setting crowd. (Read More)

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