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Kill Doctor Lucky

A project in Seattle, WA by Cheapass Games

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A new deluxe edition of Kill Doctor Lucky, a classic board game from Cheapass Games.
Backers: 2711
Average Pledge Per Backer: $77

Funded: $210,087 of $40,000
Dates: Oct 13th -> Nov 13th (32 days)
Project By: Cheapass Games
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Latest News

Pawns, Murderers, and More

November 12th - via:
Backers: We have just 30 hours to go, and this campaign has shifted into high gear. That 3000 backer stretch goal actually seems within reach. We had a $15k day yesterday and demolished our newest stretch goal. And today we're already almost to $15k... (Read More)

New Stretch Goal: Secret Lair Villains!

November 11th - via:
Backers: Ah, the final week velocity has arrived. And not a moment too soon. There's still a chance that we could reach our ultimate goal of 3000 backers! Play-Through Video? Last night I edited a play-through video for Kill Doctor Lucky, with four... (Read More)

New Games, and a New Level

November 10th - via:
Good afternoon, backers. We have just a couple new items for you today: new games and a new level.  Our last big marketing push has begun, and you can already see the numbers trending upward. We should see a lot of new backers (and hear a lot of new... (Read More)

A Few Little Things

November 9th - via:
Happy Monday, Backers! I have a few small things to share with you today. If you didn't notice, we crossed $140k this afternoon, unlocking the Lucky Mansion Pairs deck, which uses photos from the Old Consulate Inn. I can't wait to actually design... (Read More)

News About the Boards

November 8th - via:
Good afternoon, murderers! We have spent several weeks playtesting and pricing new and alternate board designs. Today I'm pleased to announce that we've figured it out. Mostly.  This update describes two different boards: An alternate "Old... (Read More)

What's New in This Edition?

November 5th - via:
Good evening, murderers. Today I'd like to talk about some of the new mechanics in the Kill Doctor Lucky, and explain some of the reasons behind the changes, to give you a better idea of what I mean by "updated rules." Note: This is just a long... (Read More)

New Goals and More!

November 3rd - via:
Good evening, murderers. We have two new stretch goals to share with you today, and some other fun stuff from the world of Cheapass Games. Photo Character Cards We've created a set of eight photo character cards for the funvelope (shown above), a... (Read More)

A Very Busy Weekend

November 2nd - via:
Lucky Backers: James spent some time this weekend working on a new design for Before I Kill You, Mister Spy. The game has always been popular, but still we can't resist tinkering with it. But first, Lucky updates! Wooden Pawn News: We received a... (Read More)

New Goals, New Game!

October 29th - via:
Hello, Backers! We just crossed the $110k mark without setting a new stretch goal, so we're going to call that one a "gimme" and add the rules for Escape from Lucky Mansion to the game. We will also add the Zombie Doctor Lucky card art as a stretch... (Read More)

Short Update: Many Things In Process

October 28th - via:
Good day, murderers! As we mentioned in our last update, Cheapass Games took a family trip this weekend. We did try to monitor the campaign while on the road, but we didn't have the time or the tools to make any major updates. Today we're back at... (Read More)

Introducing Deadfall

October 23rd - via:
Good afternoon, killers! We've nearly reached our 100k stretch goal, and we have a few ideas for new improvements (listed below). But first we'd like to tell you about Deadfall. Deadfall is a new game in the Pairs family, scheduled for release in... (Read More)

Save Doctor Lucky, and Save!

October 21st - via:
Dear Murderers: Many of you have asked whether Save Doctor Lucky will be a part of this campaign. Our partners at Paizo Publishing still have a few copies left, so we won't be making a new edition right now. (That also means we can't include it as an... (Read More)

Let's Talk About Components

October 20th - via:
Dear Backers: It's been just a week since we started, and the Kill Doctor Lucky campaign is moving much faster than expected. We're getting some questions about the quality of the components, so today we're going to talk a bit about everything, and... (Read More)

A Video and a Pairs Deck

October 19th - via:
Lucky Backers: It's day 7 of the Kill Doctor Lucky campaign, and we're running ahead of our biggest campaign ever! New Stretch Goal: Antique Pairs Deck Pairs is a "new classic pub game," a simple game with many variations in art and mechanics. We... (Read More)

A Cat and a Contest

October 16th - via:
Attention, Killers. We've had another fine day on Kickstarter. Thanks for all the great support you've given this campaign. And please keep telling your friends about Kill Doctor Lucky.  And now, the Cat. Introducing Patience, the Cat Doctor Lucky... (Read More)

A Great Day, and First Stretch Goals

October 15th - via:
Hello, Murderers! Day two was impressive! We cracked our basic funding goal and just kept rolling. Kill Doctor Lucky is now on track to be Cheapass Games' biggest Kickstarter project ever! And that success comes with its own set of challenges: James... (Read More)

Are We There Yet?

October 14th - via:
Greetings, Murderers. Oh, what a lovely day! In our first 24 hours we are past 75% funded. We are also a Kickstarter Staff Pick and we've received several great reviews, listed below.  A Note About Artwork As you might have guessed, all of the... (Read More)

Deluxe Anniversary Edition of Kill Dr Lucky on Kickstarter

October 13th - via:
Long time lovers of the original game will still enjoy the same look and feel while, hopefully, enjoying a more tight fit game. This new anniversary edition will also include upgraded components and offer quite a few stretch goals. (Read More)

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