Merry Go Round

A project in Copenhagen, Denmark by Astrid Mie Majgaard Refstrup

Cancelled by Creator

Merry Go Round is a fun family game, that can be played by anyone aged 6 +. Play as a carousel animal and escape the Merry Go Round!
Backers: 129
Average Pledge Per Backer: kr261 DKK

Funded: kr33,710 DKK of kr110,000 DKK
Dates: Oct 31st -> Nov 30th (31 days)
Project By: Astrid Mie Majgaard Refstrup
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Latest News

not the end of Merry Go Round

November 25th - via:
Hello guys - As we come close to the end, we’ve made the decision to take down our kickstarter campaign. Primarily, this is because we have a little over 70% of our goal left to reach, which we’re unlikely to raise before the end of the week.... (Read More)

Meet our Merry Go Round carousel animals, as decided by you!

November 15th - via:
Hello Merry Go Round Kickstarter backers, we’re your new carousel animal tokens! Thank you so much for choosing us to win a spot on the Merry Go Round! Let us introduce ourselves - I am bear, this is rabbit, that is elephant, and that over there is... (Read More)

Get Involved! Design Feedback, and Spreading the Word

November 13th - via:
When it comes to the design of Merry Go Round, we are continuously making changes, and we have just begun redesigning components of the game! We want YOU to have a say in this! Right now, it’s the animal tokens. You can take a look at the designs... (Read More)

Interview on DR P1 (Danish National Radio)

November 10th - via:
Astrid was invited to talk on DR P1 today (Danish National Radio) about the game, and her experiences as a game designer on kickstarter. If you would like to hear the whole interview, you can here. Sadly, English speakers will have to skip this one,... (Read More)

Ethical Manufacturing

November 9th - via:
Our commitment to quality and fair working conditions One of our biggest concerns in the process of creating Merry Go Round and bringing it here to kickstarter, was finding the right manufacturer. Initially, we had planned to find a manufacturer in... (Read More)

Merry Go Round Kickstarter 1 week birthday!

November 7th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Collaboration - the key to great game design!

November 5th - via:
Welcome to our new backers! We’ve already reach 21% of our funding goal! - your engagement in the project, your personal massages, and your tweets and Facebook shares have blown us away. We’ve been working on this project for many months now, so... (Read More)

24 hours down!

November 1st - via:
Yay! The first 24 hours of our kickstarter campaign have gone fantastically well! We’d like to say a really big thank you to you all for backing the project! We can’t tell you how much we appreciate your support! Thanks to you, we’ve reached... (Read More)

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