Fleet: Arctic Bounty - The exciting new expansion to Fleet!

A project in Oxford, MI by Matthew D Riddle

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The much-anticipated expansion to the hit card game Fleet from Gryphon Games. New Boat, License, and Dock cards plus Crewmen and more!
Backers: 1479
Average Pledge Per Backer: $53

Funded: $77,973 of $8,000
Dates: Aug 1st -> Sep 5th (35 days)
Project By: Matthew D Riddle
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January 23rd - via: stonemaiergames.com
With our upcoming Kickstarter campaign for the expansion pack to Viticulture, Tuscany, coming up in mid-March, I’ve been working on the project page for a few weeks now. A lot of the decisions I’m making are a result of other expansion campaigns I’ve followed in the past, so I thought I would formally compile that data and share it here to help other Kickstarter creators. (Read More)

Big Wooden Fleet Die and one more day!

September 4th - via: kickstarter.com
It is hard to believe when I wake up tomorrow morning it will be over! The campaign will have closed and then Gryphon takes over to do the real work! The big 'ol Fleet die is here! Fleet Die, Fleet Die It's big, it's heavy, it's wood. Fleet Die,... (Read More)

Salmon is unanchored!

September 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
WOW!! I did not expect to be writing another update so soon! We just shot past 64K with 60ish hours to spare. I have run out of superlatives.. so how about Thank You. Sincerely and with humility thank you. So what is next? Please, sir, I want some... (Read More)

Final 3 days for Fleet: Arctic Bounty!!

September 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hey gang! Thank you to everyone who has commented publicly and privately about Salmon! We are glad you like it. It really is a very cool card. This is quick note to say hi (Hi!) and to post a Kicktraq update. Still looking VERY good for Salmon as we... (Read More)

Salmon License and Creeples and Gameplay Updates oh my!

August 30th - via: kickstarter.com
I know, I know a Wizard of Oz reference.... how fresh...  Either way.... Big news!! We have Crab Meeples gameplay updates and the Salmon License!!  Lets get to the Salmon first so we all know what we are heading towards! What does Salmon DO you... (Read More)

Under a week left!!!

August 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Man does time fly!! Hey gang, just a quick update to say hi and mention that Eric J Carter is ALMOST done with the Salmon license. When he finishes, I will get it posted and explain its cool new power! The Salmon Boat card has been posted to the... (Read More)

Update about... Kicktraq and general awesomeness

August 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Nothing particular to report, just saying hi and showing off the Kicktraq projection! It is like a trend, but more mathy and more better. The good news is that we are looking great for the Salmon stretch goal!!!... (Read More)

Crab Meeple!!

August 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Finally!! We have a 3D rendering of the Crab Meeple!! Or Creeple (NOT a Craple :) ). It will be awesome when it gets made in wood!! Fleet: Arctic Bounty will come with 5 Creeples. They are ~20mm x 5mm (ish). Ben and I are polishing off the rules... (Read More)

Crab Meeple Update, the Big Box, and the next AWESOME stretch goal!

August 20th - via: kickstarter.com
We really appreciate everyone having patience on the Crab Meeple. We really want to make sure that when we reveal it, we can be sure it is as final as possible and super cool. We want the reaction to be "WOW, that Crab Meeple is AWESOME!!" Not... (Read More)

Defenders of the Realm on Kickstarter

August 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey Fleet Backers-- As many of you know, Gryphon's game-producing partner is Eagle Games, which has published such evergreen titles as Through the Ages, Brass, and Railways of the World. Eagle Games also produces Defenders of the Realm--a fantasy-set... (Read More)

Interview on DjGrandpa's Crib

August 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Defenders of the Realm and Fleet: Arctic Bounty Backers-- Yesterday I had the privilege of being interviewed on a very cool and interesting podcast. Dj Grandpa is a terrific Kickstarter Community supporter and that shows through very clearly in... (Read More)

Crab Meeples (creeples?) and Gen Con!

August 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Just a quick thanks to all you awesome backers for getting us past 40K and adding Trophies to F:AB!! They really are a ton of fun and a great way to vary game play! What is next? 48K.... Crab Meeples. Creeples. Either way... they are going to be... (Read More)

Stretch goal news!

August 9th - via: kickstarter.com
The art department is getting the banner updated, in the mean time, here is a look at a Trophy Card hot off the presses from Eric J. Carter. It turned out great! There are a total of six unique Trophy Cards. They are a Bay Card and can be added to... (Read More)

Unanchored Stretch Goals, a mini reveal, and some questions!

August 6th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Good morning!

August 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Well... It is morning where I am at least :) I go to bed and wake up with another stretch goal unlocked! I am going to run out of superlatives for you guys soon. Thanks to all again, and lets keep chugging along! For the 1p-2p variant PnP, check out... (Read More)

Holy Mackerel! One stretch goal down and almost to another!

August 1st - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Holy schnikes! Funded!

August 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Well that escalated quickly. I cannot properly express our gratitude. I would be lying if I said that I came into the campaign terribly worried about it funding. I expected that it would. What I did not expect was THIS. What an amazing... (Read More)

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