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The Game Anywhere Table

A project in Chicago, IL by Transforming Designs Inc.

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A customizatable gaming table, for the best gaming experience, portable, storable and lightweight, that can be taken anywhere
Backers: 571
Average Pledge Per Backer: $427

Funded: $243,778 of $25,000
Dates: Nov 2nd -> Dec 2nd (31 days)
Project By: Transforming Designs Inc.
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Latest News

Year in crowdfunding 2016: The internet's favorite projects from Chicago

December 28th - via:
Many Chicago startups took to the internet to crowd-fund their ideas ranging from documentaries to a new form of footwear. (Read More)

Clarification on the Delivery of the Table

December 2nd - via:
We want to eliminate any confusion we say in our Kickstarter video and in our Kickstarter ribbon, "that if you our one of the first backers you will receive your table by Christmas". That is why we made our goal at $25,000 because that was what our... (Read More)

The Delivery Schedule for the Tables

December 2nd - via:
We are on track to meet our goal to deliver the first 25 to 50 backers in December and all the rest of tables in January and February no one will have to wait longer than the end of February to receive their Game Anywhere table. (Read More)

LED Lighting System Demo Plus New Accessories

December 2nd - via:
We just posted the video showing how the two LED lighting systems work along with some new accessories.  (Read More)

$200,000 Stretch Goal Unlocked

December 1st - via:
We are very happy to say, thanks to all our backers we have hit our stretch goal of $200,000, and to show our appreciation for all your support, now ever table will come with the extra leg supports for the player stations with no add-on charge. A big... (Read More)

All Add-Ons Updated

November 29th - via:
We just posted a new Add-On page with all the accessories that are now available.  (Read More)

Updated Stretch Goals

November 29th - via:
We just added a stretch goal for the player stations extra leg supports.  (Read More)

Vote for the size of the next Game Anywhere Table.

November 28th - via:
We have been receiving a lot of requests for a larger Game Anywhere Table and we have already started designing the table.   We would like your input on how big the actual table should be.  Help us make the next Game Anywhere Table be a great fit... (Read More)

Magnets can they hurt your smartphone

November 28th - via:
I am posting this as an update because I keep getting this question and I wanted to make sure everyone knows the answer. Yes there are magnets in the accessories. To answer the question about are magnets dangerous for a smartphone. The vast majority... (Read More)

Unlocked the $150K Stretch Goal

November 25th - via:
We are excited to announce that the $150 thousand dollar stretch goal has been reached.   We are finalizing the prices for the LED Light package and the Dice Tower and we will be posting them soon. Thank you for your support.  (Read More)

Live Player Interviews Video

November 23rd - via:
We have just posted a video with players using the table and giving their review of what they think about The Game Anywhere Table.  Video shot at the Dice Dojo in Chicago.  (Read More)

Lean Test - Card Slide Demo - Leg Support Demo

November 22nd - via:
We have just posted a video showing a standing two handed lean test.  Also a demonstration on how the cards slide and move across the table. Then we show how the extra leg supports work for the player stations.  (Read More)

Vote for your Favorite New Add-On Accessory

November 22nd - via:
With such great Feedback and Suggestions from all our Backers and Followers we are Excited to Offer a Variety of New Add-On Accessories. We have three new Add-On Accessories and we need your vote to decide which one we will make available.   1) For... (Read More)

Check out The Game Anywhere Table in use at a Game Shop

November 17th - via:
We are attending game nights throughout the Chicagoland area, if you would like to join us and try out The Game Anywhere Table let us know.    (Read More)

Cloth Test and Comparison Video Posted

November 16th - via:
The video for the cloth comparison with the durability and water proof tests has been posted for viewing.  Your feed back is welcome.  (Read More)

Stretch Goals

November 15th - via:
We are excited to announce that the stretch goals have been released and can now be viewed in the campaign.    We want to thank our backers for all of their support with the Game Anywhere Table.  (Read More)

Videos 1st Video 5 to 6 Person Game Set up & Bump Test 2nd Video Table Materials & Game Setups

November 12th - via:
The 1st video shows how the table can work for 5 to 6 players and a test to show how well the table holds up to a bump test. The 2nd videos shows the different types of table top cloths and wood colors.  This video also shows two large game setups.... (Read More)

Table Only Package

November 10th - via:
We had some requests for us to have a pledge package with just the table in it and no accessories.  We also had some requests for more accessories we are going to let you decide.  So we added two more pledge packages one with the table only for... (Read More)


November 10th - via:
Hello everyone we wanted to let you know that we are working on the videos to answer all your questions.  The videos will be posted this on Friday and Monday.  I am sure you will be pleased with results.  (Read More)

Color Options

November 10th - via:
Backers will be able to choose the color wood and cloth they would like. Also what color accessories they want as well. A Transforming Designs representative well be contacting all backers when the Kickstarter ends to ask what colors they would like... (Read More)

Speed Cloth Added

November 4th - via:
We've just added speed cloth to your choice of table coverings, in beige and grey.  We will be offering a full line of colors for the table coverings and the wood stains after the initial launch.  You can request to see the full line of colors we... (Read More)

Strength Test Video

November 4th - via:
We've just added a strength test video, please take a look and let us know if you have any other concerns.  If so, we will make a video to answer any questions you may have.  (Read More)

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