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Kuzushi "Hugs & Kisses" Game

A project in Phoenix, AZ by Dave Balmer

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A clever game of strategy, balance & control for two
Backers: 94
Average Pledge Per Backer: $19

Funded: $1,806 of $1,000
Dates: Dec 4th -> Dec 21st (17 days)
Project By: Dave Balmer
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Latest News

8 Days in, 8 Days left

December 12th - via:
We're 85% towards our goal! We still have 8 days left and we appreciate your continued support. Thanks! -- Dave & Ann XOXO  (Read More)

Double Deluxe version with a playmat?

December 9th - via:
Hey! We've had some requests for a playmat reward level. How about this? We're thinking of an 18x18" neoprene playmat bundled with 2 copies of the game for $49. The playmat can also be used for Chess, Checkers or any other 8x8 grid game: Thoughts?... (Read More)

We took Hugs & Kisses to Snakes & Lattes

December 8th - via:
First of all, we'd never been to Snakes & Lattes out here in Tempe, Arizona. It's huge! Plus, it was hopping last night! Behind us, the game library and tables were filled. We just showed up with a couple of our games and started playing a... (Read More)

We're over 50% funded in our first two days!

December 6th - via:
Oh-oh, we're half-way there... Thank you dear backers, this made our day!  -- Dave & Ann XOXO  (Read More)

What a great first day!

December 5th - via:
Thanks to our backers for a great start! We're just 24 hours in and we're already over 1/3 of the way to our goal. Thanks again for all your support and here's hoping we knock this one out of the park! -- Dave & Ann XOXO  (Read More)

Just launched!

December 4th - via:
Oh hello! We're so excited to kick off Kuzushi "Hugs & Kisses"! We're running a short 2-week campaign, so we'd love anything you can do to help bring this project to life. We've done all the prep work and we're ready to begin production once... (Read More)

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