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Desert Island

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Jeff Siadek

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Shipwrecked with your Secret Admirer, Arch-Enemy & Pirate Plunder, will your rescue be at the Mercy of Fate or the Mastery of Fortune?
Backers: 392
Average Pledge Per Backer: $37

Funded: $14,692 of $10,000
Dates: Oct 27th -> Nov 25th (30 days)
Project By: Jeff Siadek
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Latest News

Contest winners

November 25th - via:
Congratulations to our media contest winners Ray Franklin 3 Simon Shepherd Severe Johan Oien Johnny Lin  (Read More)

Close to skull meeples!

November 25th - via:
If everybody kicks in another $5 we will get to skull needle fate tokens and I will throw in the wound token upgrade to chips!  (Read More)

Media Contest

November 21st - via:
After careful vetting by the closest thing I can find to a lawyer, we have decided to go ahead with the media contest. You don't have to be a backer to enter. The point is to stir up interest in this kickstarter. Here are the details:... (Read More)

Off to BGG con!

November 19th - via:
Gorilla Games is an Ultimate Sponsor for BGG con in Dallas this week. Jeff will be there blowing everybody's mind with Desert Island. (Read More)

"Desert Island" social media contest

November 10th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play 00:00 00:00 We are going to have a contest starting Tuesday November 18, where we will give away prizes to people for social media mentions. Prizes? “Battlestations”, “Lifeboat”,... (Read More)

Clawing our way to Funding

November 8th - via:
Hey guys, it's Steve the artist here.  Funding is about to pass the breakers and at any moment hit the proverbial Terra Firma!  Thanks for your support of Desert Island thus far, and next we set our sights on the delicious, buttery stretch goals. ... (Read More)

Kickstarter doldrums secret marketing plan

November 8th - via:
I knew this lull would come so I made some postcards to promote the Desert Island kickstarter. It invites people to mail them to their secret love or secret hate. Bringing that postcard to the Gorilla Games booth at a convention gets you a prize.... (Read More)

Interview with Artist Steve Ratter

November 4th - via:
What's a casual interview among friends?  Following a brief respite at a local French restaurant, Martin Wong dishes up some questions to Desert Island Artist, Steve Ratter.  Martin, for those not in know, is the organizer of the "Save The Music In... (Read More)

One week in and nearly over the top

November 3rd - via:
Is that a ship I see on the horizon? or is it smoke from the volcano? We are nearly over the top and let's start looking ahead to the stretch goals! I know Steve really wants those skulls. I want the Tiki Expansion. If you are reading this message,... (Read More)

Liberace would be proud of you!

October 28th - via:
Thanks for all the support and interest from our backers for such an amazing start to our campaign.  We'll be posting new artwork as we hit milestones and goals!  Behold the Candelabra, just one of the valuable pieces of pirate loot that can give... (Read More)

End of a long day and we are on fire!

October 28th - via:
Thanks to all of our wise and gracious backers we are ahead of schedule to meet our goal. It has been great to see the flurry of backer notifications come through and recognize some old friends and spot newcomers. We are just getting started and we... (Read More)

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