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Knee Jerk: The Party Game of Instant Reactions!

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Andrew Federspiel

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Create endings to funny situations in this fast-paced party game. The first player to shout their knee-jerk reaction wins the point!
Backers: 690
Average Pledge Per Backer: $21

Funded: $14,277 of $5,000
Dates: Sep 16th -> Oct 16th (30 days)
Project By: Andrew Federspiel
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Latest News

So Close!

October 15th - via:
Quick update: we have just 3 hours left, and we're less than $300 away from our $14,000 Stretch Goal of "Friendly Feud." Any tweets or shares at this point are pivotal! Also: this is the last chance to upgrade to The Deluxe Bundle - remember that the... (Read More)

Final Hours

October 14th - via:
Wow, we're in our final 33 hours, and the pledges are flowing in. Thanks so much!! We unlocked the new way to play, "Around the World." Now we're only $1200 away from $14,000 for "Friendly Feud." Let's finish strong! Tweet and share the Kickstarter... (Read More)

Final Add-On Pack

October 9th - via:
Wow, only 6 days left in the campaign. Welcome and thank you to new backers as well as Knee Jerk veterans! Today, the power of your combined Facebook Likes unlocked the final Kickstarter-exclusive add-on pack: Blast from the magical middle ages to... (Read More)

Something Special

October 3rd - via:
Hi! Remember that special thing we mentioned in an earlier update? Well now it's ready. We're pleased to introduce... The Knee Jerk Randomizer! Every click of the "Next" button on the randomizer generates a new situation. Have fun :) -Andrew P.S. It... (Read More)

New Add-On, Review, Gooey Tweets

October 1st - via:
Yesterday, the power of your combined Facebook Likes unlocked the next add-on: THE MOVIES PACK! Drama, Horror, Action... oh my! It's $3 for 10 cards just like the other packs. Increase your pledge here to lock in these exclusives. In other news,... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1 Unlocked!

September 29th - via:
More good news: Just a moment ago, we unlocked The Perfect Ending! It's a new way to play where each player has a chance to craft the best possible answer. We'll develop, playtest and blind-playtest The Perfect Ending so it can be included in the... (Read More)

Kickstarter-Exclusive Theme Pack #1

September 23rd - via:
Good news: earlier today, your Facebook Likes on the Knapsack Games page unlocked our first Kickstarter-exclusive add-on... THE SCI-FI PACK! It will have 10 awesome science fiction-themed cards – creatures, aliens, wormholes… the works! To get... (Read More)

Theme Packs and Blank Packs

September 23rd - via:
Hello backers, old and new! Over the past few days you’ve shared some great ideas for our new Add-Ons section. One of our favorite ideas was to add expansion packs to the game. We’ve decided to make one or more of these as themed Add-Ons. For... (Read More)

We Want Your Ideas!

September 21st - via:
We're preparing an Add-Ons section for the project that will be released within a week or so. This will let you get cool stuff that goes along with your copy of Knee Jerk, depending on your pledge. We'd love to know what Add-Ons you would like to... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1

September 19th - via:
Hello there! In case you missed it, we reached our funding goal on Thursday – awesome! Thank you, faithful backers. But guess what: that was just the beginning! Now that we’re funded, additional funding will go towards Stretch Goals. Our first... (Read More)

Good news...

September 19th - via:
WE'RE FUNDED!!! Earlier today we hit 100% funding, which means Knee Jerk will be in your hands next year!! Thank you for your support, awesome backers! :D I'll touch on exciting stretch goals for the game in the next few days. Tonight, it's time to... (Read More)

We're Almost There!

September 18th - via:
Hi, Welcome to all of our new backers, and hello again to our OG backers. Have you seen that we're 92% funded? Wowzer! Thanks for the support. Can we get to 100% funding before the end of the week? Let's go for it! We had some nice press over the... (Read More)

An Amazing First Day

September 17th - via:
Hi! What a crazy first day. We are so excited to say that Knee Jerk was selected as a Kickstarter Staff Pick and we hit 70% funding! And guess what? It's all thanks to you. You are instrumental in getting the game more than half way to becoming a... (Read More)

Impulsive Answers: A Preview of Knee Jerk

September 16th - via:
Sometimes the first thing that comes to mind isn't the most logical or reverent idea our brains can come up with. Wise individuals will think a bit longer before they blurt something out — but that kind of patient wisdom has no place in Knee Jerk. (Read More)

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