Otters! A kid-friendly card game

A project in Denver, CO by Michael Iachini of Clay Crucible Games

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Otters is a 10-minute strategy card game for kids and grown-ups. And it's full of adorable otters!
Backers: 246
Average Pledge Per Backer: $22

Funded: $5,321 of $1,000
Dates: Jan 30th -> Feb 27th (29 days)
Project By: Michael Iachini of Clay Crucible Games
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Latest News

Final 10 hours of Otters - thank you all so much! Final rules and card mockups.

February 27th - via:
And so, we enter the final stretch with our beloved card game, Otters. We have a little over 10 hours left on the campaign as of this writing, and you all have been amazing! There are over 200 of you, and it looks like we will soon cross the $5,000... (Read More)

$4K - Thank you! Do you prefer rule cards or a rule sheet?

February 26th - via:
Woo hoo - we made it to $4K! And as I write this, we are at 199 backers, which (I hope) means we will soon be at 200! Those are humbling numbers for a tiny designer/publisher like me, so thank you all so much. Since we hit the $4,000 stretch goal,... (Read More)

One week to go - and we got the extra photos!

February 20th - via:
Greetings, fellow otter lovers! Michael here, with a quick update on the campaign. First, we made it to the $3,000 stretch goal - which means yes, we will have unique photos on all of the 1/2/3 otter cards! Thank you all for your support and for your... (Read More)

Custom bags are now available!

February 12th - via:
Okay everyone, great news - the custom bags are now available to add to your Otters order if you want them!  And even better news: My bag maker, Joelle Burdette, had the brilliant idea of making a bag that shows the logo in a much larger format,... (Read More)

Custom otter bags? And more otters!

February 7th - via:
Hi all! I have two things to talk about in today's update. First, I've been working with a person who makes custom dice bags to see about the possibility of getting custom Otters bags as a possible add-on reward. I personally love carrying card games... (Read More)

We're sticking with otter photos!

February 4th - via:
I would normally wait at least 24 hours before posting a second update, but the voice of the backers was so overwhelming that I wanted to get the word out as promptly as possible. In Update #2, I asked my backers to tell me if they preferred that I... (Read More)

Which art do you prefer?

February 3rd - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Funded in nine and a half hours!

January 30th - via:
Wow - you guys are amazing! I launched this project at 8:30 Mountain time this morning, and just before 6:00 PM Mountain time we hit our funding goal of $1,000! You have made me so happy!  All right, so how about those stretch goals? Time to talk... (Read More)

Otters from Clay Crucible Games is on Kickstarter!

January 30th - via:
Hello RPG fans! Yes, my board game blogging is primarily over at my board game company site now, Clay Crucible Games. But I thought you, my original readers, might be interested enough in this topic to justify a post here as well. (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: Otters! You Know ... For Kids

January 30th - via:
You know what you’ve been missing from your gaming sessions all this time? Otters. Now, you might not have realized it, but as soon as you try Otters, a new game from Michael Iachini of Clay Crucible Games, you’ll wonder how you’ve gone so long without adorable photos of otters on all your cards. (Read More)

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