Death From Above

Periodyx: An Elemental Card Game!

A project in Newport, RI by Terry Miller and Sheri Robinette

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The Elements have been locked away inside the boring Periodic Table chart for far too long – FREE THE ELEMENTS! Let them out to play,
Backers: 335
Average Pledge Per Backer: $42

Funded: $14,192 of $12,500
Dates: Sep 3rd -> Oct 3rd (30 days)
Project By: Terry Miller and Sheri Robinette
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Latest News


October 2nd - via:
What can we say? But thank you, thank you, thank you!  To all of you who, like us, believe in this project. We hope that with these cards out there, and in the hands of young people, we can help them feel more comfortable with the elements, and... (Read More)

18 hours to go $169 to raise!

October 2nd - via:
Wow what a response!!A BIG thank you to each and every one of you, for your generous support. But we are not there yet, though we ARE very very close! we need just $169 in 18 hours. Please spread the word tell your friends, your colleagues - WE CAN... (Read More)

Last Dash

October 1st - via:
We are so closeThe response to our game has been overwhelming, so we have decided to add a card (or cards) into the pack thanking each and every person who has pledged to this project. All names will be listed (subject to approval) We need to reach... (Read More)

50% Funded

September 23rd - via:
 OK so we have reached 50% funded!Many many thanks to all our backers. We really need to push if we are going to print these cards and not  We are sending out hundreds of emails every day to chemistry professors across the country, contacting Home... (Read More)

Shipping costs to Canada?

September 18th - via:
It has been pointed out to me that shipping to Canada is less than to "the rest of the world" Kickstarter does not allow pledges to be changed once a pledge has been made in a category. I have amended the problem of shipping to Canada in the main... (Read More)

Periodic Update!

September 16th - via:
Periodic update!The optimist sees the glass half full. The pessimist sees the glass half empty. The chemist see the glass completely full, half in the liquid state and half in the vapor state. We are tracking very close to our own half full state. It... (Read More)

100 Backers reached!

September 12th - via:
We have reached 100 backers another milestone. A big thank you to everyone for your support. Please if you have not done so already, pass the word. Ready to go!Just to remind everyone, we design and get ready for production many, many games each year... (Read More)

25% backed

September 10th - via:
We have just reached 25% of our goal, a big thank you to all our backers.  Game testingWe have been doing a final test of the game over the last few days and we are going to add another round of play to the basic game bringing that to eleven this... (Read More)

New video

September 7th - via:
Added a new video to the page to highlight all 118 cards  (Read More)

50 Backers reached

September 5th - via:
We have just reached 50 backers, we would like to thank every one of you. Some of you have given us some very good advice, and as this is our first Kickstarter campaign we really appreciate it. We realize that getting the word spread is key, so... (Read More)

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