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What the Food?! game

A project in Burbank, CA by Peter Vaughan

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It's a cafeteria food fight to the death! (actually, you'll live but you won't ever forget that beefsteak tomato upside the head...)
Backers: 431
Average Pledge Per Backer: $52

Funded: $22,601 of $12,000
Dates: May 9th -> Jun 9th (31 days)
Project By: Peter Vaughan
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Latest News

Curves - The Key to a Successful Kickstarter

May 19th - via:
Got curves? Jeff from @wombatgames analyzes a variety of Kicktraq data curves for campaign insights. (Read More)

Holy beef ravoili chow mein!

June 9th - via:
What the Food?! Exactly. Ok, shortest update ever. Here's the backer created design for character 15 and the design of our 16th character if we fund at 22K or above. They go in EVERY box. Thanks to Sebastien for these fantastic characters. Enjoy! :)... (Read More)

The $20,000 food fight!

June 9th - via:
What the Food?! First, we're up to 4 free art cards for reaching 400 awesome backers and at least 5 cards more if you're grabbing the add-on. Help us vote for art! See update 18 Second, an add-on update. I'm going to simplify and discount all bonus... (Read More)

It's better than Grandma's frank n beans simmered in beef bouillon!

June 8th - via:
What the Food?! This is fantastic everyone - 27 hours to go, and 19,400 raised with 375 backers! We've just unlocked another brand new action card!! I want to take a minute and carefully choose what cool new action goes in every box, so I'll update... (Read More)

FDA-Rejected, Kickstarter Approved!

June 7th - via:
What the Food?! The weekend before the cafeteria closes - I am so excited to be making a game, I'm beside myself. The amount of support that has been shown for this project, from day 1 and especially into the flurry of the last 24 hours has been so... (Read More)

Oodles of doodles and noodles?

June 6th - via:
What the Food?! In this update, I have some fan artwork, an explanation the doodles we have on our action cards, a call for your collective brain power on our starting card and clarification of our "Dinner for Two" Tier... BUT FIRST - Update #17 and... (Read More)

Meet Pippi, Wayne, Ginny, Suzy and... Shari

June 4th - via:
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It's better than a sour slushie mixed with ghost chilies!

June 4th - via:
What the Food?! Two more goals hit! Congrats all - with your help we have surpassed 300 backers and $16,000 in funding for our game! This is seriously a thrill! We are grateful to all of you for the help, and here are the latest two perks for being... (Read More)

Name the next condition cards!

June 3rd - via:
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Kicking it up a notch!

June 3rd - via:
Hey all, Ok, here's the updated stretch goal info I promised - some new stuff for us to shoot for in the final week. Thank you all for everything you've done so far to make this game possible. At first it was just my baby, but now it's our game, all... (Read More)

Meet Doug and Rocky

June 2nd - via:
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It can't be! - Frozen Atomic Buffalo Wings drenched in chocolate syrup?

May 31st - via:
What the Food?! Tokens and a bonus surprise! Wow, say goodbye to keeping track of the score on a pad of paper or with your loose change! Every box will now come with 100 basic scoring tokens. We tested out very early in design whether or not these... (Read More)

Pile on the rotten chicken pot pie swimming in maple syrup!

May 30th - via:
What the Food?! Well, it's to be expected the cafeteria floor would be a little ripe after 20+ days of a Kickstarter food fight, with over 270 backers and 14,400 raised! It's not over yet, either! We've got plenty more art to show, plenty more... (Read More)

break out the soggy pigs in blankets slathered in cole slaw!

May 28th - via:
What the Food?! No sooner than we return from a full weekend of game demos near the LA airport (during which we hit our funding goal!!! - thank you again), we find ourselves exceeding our first stretch goal as well, unlocking a full cafeteria! I... (Read More)

It's like a double rainbow quintuple fudge brownie oozing semi-melted marshmallows

May 25th - via:
What the Funding?! I started this campaign on my Grandpa‚Äôs birthday (May 9) - I thought it fitting as he was a man and an entrepreneur who lived his dreams to the fullest. He was also very much a father to me, and I know he would be proud of what... (Read More)

Salsa Shark?

May 23rd - via:
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200x more moldy fish sticks wrapped in bacon!

May 23rd - via:
What the Food?! Wow, everyone! Thank so you much for taking us to this point. Over $10,000 has been pledged (some of you have even increased your original pledge - you rock!), putting us currently as of this writing at 88% to our goal AND we just got... (Read More)

The case of the suspicious spinach quiche pizza...

May 20th - via:
Hey kids, Woo hoo! We hit 8K, which is two thirds of our funding goal! That's fantastic! Thank you to everyone for the push to this point! We're in the middle of the food fight, and victory is in our sights! Let's finish it off fast, because then the... (Read More)

What the... pie?

May 17th - via:
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Now with 60% more pickled cherry slushie globbed in peanut butter!

May 16th - via:
What the Food?! - at 60% funded! You all are the best, you know that? 7K in 7days is amazing! We're making a dream come true here, thank you. The number of folks in particular jumping in for our full cast of characters including the zombie is... (Read More)

Food Fights, Automobiles, and The Princess Bride

May 15th - via:
Alright, folks...we've scoured the crowdfunding web and selected several of the most notable casual games. There's quite a bit of variety this month, so enjoy! (Read More)

It's like a steaming hot large trout brushed in BBQ sauce!

May 13th - via:
What the Food?! You know it! We couldn't be more thrilled over here to have hit our 100 backer mark over the weekend. Thank you all for getting this game started! We're over 5,500 as of this writing and we're at 45% funded in just a few days, which... (Read More)

It's like a juicy beefsteak tomato smothered in turkey gravy!

May 10th - via:
What the Food?! Exactly. Welcome to our first ever kickstarter update. I'm excited. Are you excited? You should be - because YOU made day 1 a moment in the cafeteria that none of us will ever forget. And I should say, we're not even done with day 1 -... (Read More)

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