Let Them Eat Shrimp!

A project in Scarsdale, NY by Dr. Finn's Games

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Swim, spawn, eat shrimp & avoid deadly sharks in this fun tile-laying game. Multiple boards for different ages & skill levels.
Backers: 474
Average Pledge Per Backer: $33

Funded: $15,552 of $13,000
Dates: Feb 14th -> Mar 16th (30 days)
Project By: Dr. Finn's Games
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Latest News

Stretch Goal #1 Reached/Early Shipping Clarification

March 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all, Thanks to a flurry of final day backers, we've reached the first stretch goal!  Let Them Eat Shrimp will now have thicker player mats.  Also, I want to clarify "early shipping" to ensure that no one is over pledging.  "Early shipping"... (Read More)

Woo-Hoo: Funding Goal Reached!

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all, Just a quick message to say that the funding goal for Let Them Eat Shrimp has just been reached. We've only surpassed it by $55 at this point, so hopefully we will be able to withstand any last-minute pledge cancellations.  In any case, I... (Read More)

Early Shipping Option

March 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all, A number of backers have asked whether there is the possibility for early shipping on some of the games, e.g., if you backed at the level receiving both Let Them Eat Shrimp and Biblios, would you be able to receive Biblios early?  My... (Read More)

Final Week! Goal gets closer...

March 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everybody, There's one week left and the funding goal keeps getting closer.  It looks like we've got another nail biter here similar to my Gunrunners campaign.  I've posted a new written review from Board Game Tavern to add to the Board Game... (Read More)

S&S Dice Expansion Details

March 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, It's been a crazy week, given that the rewards for my previous Kickstarter (for Capo dei Capi) needed to be shipped out.  In any case, for those interested in the S&S Dice mini-expansion, I had some time to write up the rule... (Read More)

New Level (or Add-on) Added!

March 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all, Due to popular demand, I am adding the Scripts and Scribes: The Dice Game mini-expansion.  I've been in contact with a dice maker just to make sure that it can happen and it can.  The artwork and detailed instructions should be ready by... (Read More)

Idea for New Backer Level

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

Shrimp Rules and Box Cover Art Updated

February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all, The artist finished the next version of the Let Them Eat Shimp rulebook (which now includes most of the necessary images and examples) and did a 3-D version of the box.  Both are posted on the Kickstarter page for the game. I'm combing the... (Read More)

New and Easy Stretch Goal Introduced for "Shrimp"

February 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, Thanks again for backing Let Them Eat Shrimp. After a strong start, the campaign slowed down a little. In an effort to reinvigorate it, I’ve decided to introduce a new stretch goal (and an easy one to reach).  The manufacturer just... (Read More)

Ride the Wave Level enhanced and reduced

February 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all, In an effort to keep this Kickstarter project moving on track, I have just reduced in price and enhanced the "Ride the Wave" level. It's now $200 and it includes the customized player screens that will be included in all games as well as 2... (Read More)

Casual Game Crowdfunding: Bigfoot, Sharks, and Vikings

February 18th - via: casualgamerevolution.com
This month, Kickstarter has a couple of interesting two-player games and several board games with fun looking themes. Microgames are still being pitched and Game Salute is seeking funding for two separate campaigns. (Read More)

Player Screen for Let Them Eat Shrimp Uploaded

February 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, All, Thanks again for backing the project.  I'm very excited that we started off so strong and I hope we'll be able to reach the funding goal, if not reach some stretch goals.  I just wanted to let everyone know that I just uploaded the artwork... (Read More)

First Night: Wow!

February 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everybody, Thanks for making the first night of the campaign for Let Them Eat Shrimp a great one!  Almost $5K by this morning.  My previous campaigns started in a similar way (though not quite as strong as this one, if I recall correctly) and... (Read More)

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