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Help Wanted

A project in Fort Wayne, IN by Baca Forrest Games

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Ridiculous Problems, Hilarious Solutions. Help Wanted is a party game for mature adults with an immature sense of humor.
Backers: 361
Average Pledge Per Backer: $30

Funded: $11,000 of $8,500
Dates: Jul 20th -> Aug 23rd (35 days)
Project By: Baca Forrest Games
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Latest News

$10,000 Full Color Goal Met

August 23rd - via:
We've done it! Now everyone's copy of the game will be in full, glorious color. On to upgraded materials at $11,000! Up arrow this reddit to help us during the final minutes!... (Read More)

Update 4: 400$ from color!, 12 hours left, Boardgame geek users Thumbs up this post!

August 23rd - via:
Heres the link to Boardgamegeek please comment or Thumbs up it! Share, and Tweet Last Day!  (Read More)

Update 10: Funded!!! Color Cards, 30 Dollar Level, Kicktraq Share

August 21st - via:
Hate Videos? Heres the Cliff notes. -We are Funded!!!! Lets keep the momentum going to 10k! -At the 30 dollar level we are not censoring you unless we are going get sued. -Please share us on Kicktraq so we can get on the front page.... (Read More)

Update 9: 90%!!! 4 Days Remaning, Gen Con Info, Guys Games & Beers.

August 19th - via:
Hate Videos? Heres the Cliff Notes -We End on Friday Evening! -Gencon Went fantastic. 15 Percent in 4 days is outstanding at this stage in the Kickstarter. -Hopefully I will be able to announce another Backer Perk on the next update. -We would really... (Read More)

Update 8: 79%, COLOR STRETCH GOAL!!!!

August 14th - via:
Hate Videos. Heres the Cliffnotes -If we hit 10 thousand we will be adding color to all of the cards!!  (Read More)

Update 7: 79%, Gen con Goody Bags, HUGE Wednesday Announcement

August 12th - via:
Hate Videos? Here's the cliff notes. -We are almost at 80 percent. OOOOOH Ya. -I will be handing out little Gencon Goody bags, if your going to Gencon and want one be sure to message me. -On Wednesday I will be announcing a 10K stretch goal. It might... (Read More)

[PRESS RELEASE] Help Wanted: Ridiculous Problems. Hilarious Solutions- Breathing Life into Your Party, One Crude Stick Figure at a Time

August 11th - via:
Do you enjoy busting out the game at parties? Are the inhumane cards sitting on your shelf getting stale? Tired of other games making light of your unemployment status? Here’s your solution: Help Wanted. (Read More)

Update 4: 76%, History of Help Wanted

August 9th - via:
Hate Videos? Heres the Cliffnotes -We are 76 percent funded! -We are currently on the fourth prototype for Help wanted, which originally started as a game called "Fortify".   (Read More)

Update 5: 69% Heheh, Game Progress, Promotional Cards Questions, and Stretch Goal Announcement.

August 5th - via:
Hate Videos? Heres the Cliffnotes -The game is mechanically sound and what we are currently mostly working on is Artwork and choosing the best manufacturer out of a few we are talking with. -The Promo cards are In and look great aside from a... (Read More)

Update 4: 66%, Backer Exclusivity!!, and the 30 dollar level explanation.

August 1st - via:
Hate videos? Heres the cliff notes -We are at 66 percent! Keep up the awesome work, -For the first 3 months after this game is shipped, Kickstarter Backers who want an additional copy will be the only people we sell copies of the game to. In addition... (Read More)

Update 3: 60%!, Card Back Artwork, Gencon, and Manufacturing.

July 29th - via:
Card backs!Hate Videos? Heres the Cliff Notes if you hate Videos -We are Facebook likes on the Baca Forrest Games Facebook Page from unveiling a secret backer perk. -I will be at Gencon handing out Promo cards, playing, and hopefully getting some... (Read More)

Update 2: 50%, Emblems, Facebook Likes Stretch Goal

July 26th - via:
Hate Videos? Heres the Cliff Notes -Were at 50% funded, you guys rock, Keep up the sharing and the buzz about Help Wanted  -If anyone knows how we can get a legit article about us up we would greatly appreciate it *Like an interview* We want to post... (Read More)

Update 1: You guys Rock, Cheaper International Shipping, We want suggestions.

July 20th - via:
Hate Videos? Here's the Bullet Points. -You guys rock, we are 25 percent of the way to making this dream come true, and we were number 9 on Kicktraqs hot list yesterday. Amazing! Keep up the spectacular work. - Canadian Shipping is now 19$ ,... (Read More)

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