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Out of the Woods

A project in Shanghai, China by American McGee

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Out of the Woods is… a collection of dark and disturbing fairy tales adapted into a Card Game, Book, and compilation of Art Prints.
Backers: 3771
Average Pledge Per Backer: $69

Funded: $259,744 of $175,000
Dates: Jul 18th -> Aug 18th (31 days)
Project By: American McGee
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$250k!!! 8 Hours Remaining!!! Playmat Sample!!!

August 18th - via: kickstarter.com
People of the Wooooooods! Woooo! $250k! You guys are AWESOME!  And still another 8 hours to go?!? Just how far out of the woods are we going to get?!? Just as we hit $250k the playmat sample arrived... Playmat? Lulu armrest! It's a seriously nice... (Read More)


August 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Woodies,  Yay! You're amazing! Look what you've unlocked:  What's this mean?  First, SG1 means everyone who backed at any physical tier level (meaning you're already getting a physical item delivered to you) will receive an Out of the Woods... (Read More)

Rawr! 2nd Stretch Goal Unlocked!

August 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear People of the Woods,  We've done it again! Another stretch goal unlocked as we race towards the campaign's end. With another 3 days to go, it seems very likely we'll hit our next and final stretch goal - translation of the instruction sheet... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1 - Rawr!

August 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Fellow Wooddites,  We did it! And then we did it again! Stretch Goal #1 has been chomped to bits! Yay! Scarf? Playmat? Picnic Blanket for Tiny Wolves? The only problem is I've been describing this thing as a scarf/playmat when it seems the two might... (Read More)

Success! We're Out of the Woods!

August 11th - via: kickstarter.com
People of the Woods,  Wooooooo! We did it! Defeated the wolves and escaped the woods!  PickleWolf M'er F'er's! From myself, Martin, Lulu, and the rest of the OOTW team THANK YOU! Your support, sharing, and feedback got us here. And with 6 more days... (Read More)

Almost Out of the Woods?

August 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Fellow Woodspeople, 90% of the Way!  We've had some fantastic days recently as a result of my recent appeal to fans of Alice, some highly engaging Facebook advertising, really awesome fan promotion (art and social sharing), and an amazing... (Read More)

Mega OOTW Marketing Push !!

August 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Fellow Travellers We hope you're all having a great start to the weekend and have lots of awesome stuff planned. We're here to update you with a few things that are going on in the realm of OOTW that we think you might be interested in.  ... (Read More)

Live-stream Success!

August 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Dear Fellow Travelers,  Myself, Martin, and Lulu just finished broadcast of our first-ever YouTube live-stream. During the event, we talked game play, played a match of the card game, discussed the illustrated book, and explored the various add-ons... (Read More)

Stretch Goals for the Final Stretch!

July 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Fellow Travelers,  As the campaign heads past 70% funding with 17 days remaining we welcome our 1600th backer and set our sights on a strong finish along with the completion of a couple of fun stretch goals.  Before we get to all of that I just... (Read More)

Update #6 (Catchy title, eh?)

July 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear People of the Woods,The weekend is almost upon us, so we thought we'd drop by and keep you all updated with what's going on in the realm of American, Martin, and Lulu.There's a lot to get through, so let's get started   :) Red in Wolf 1) As you... (Read More)

Facebook Rejects Ad For Out Of The Woods Kickstarter

July 28th - via: oneangrygamer.net
The ad was met with a bit of actionable apprehension from Facebook, who didn (Read More)

$100k passed and Alice Reward News

July 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Dear People of the Woods Earlier today, we passed the $100,000 barrier and are currently sitting at $104k at the time of writing this.  HURRAH! I know we say this a lot, but we really want to give a big thanks to all our backers.Not just for... (Read More)

50% Funding & Promo Images

July 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Dear People of the Woods,  We've hit 50% of our funding goal after just 5 days. Yay! Our 50% also happens as the project passes 88k in funding - "8" being a very auspicious number in Chinese culture. So here in Shanghai, myself and Lulu are feeling... (Read More)

A Backer-Only Mid-Campaign Mad (Alice) Reward

July 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Dear People of the Woods, I had a mad thought: Many of you are big fans of "Alice." Why not create a mid-campaign, backer-only reward to help attract more Insane Children into the Woods by giving away a bunch of design material from "Alice: Madness... (Read More)

80k and 45% with 28 Days Remaining

July 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Wonderful progress on the campaign thus far! Another BIG THANKS to everyone who's supported and helped spread the word. But we're... you guessed it... not out of the woods yet.  We still have another 95k to raise, which means we need an average of... (Read More)


July 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Fellow Travelers,  THANK YOU for helping give "Out of the Woods" an impressive launch. In less than 12 hours you've pushed funding to nearly 25% and put the campaign on track for an impressive finish. But let's not count our chickens... we're not... (Read More)

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