Yukon Salon: A Beary Hairy Game

A project in Seattle, WA by David Fooden

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A card game of lumberjacks, grizzly bears, and dueling hairstylists!
Backers: 891
Average Pledge Per Backer: $20

Funded: $18,002 of $5,000
Dates: Jan 24th -> Feb 24th (32 days)
Project By: David Fooden
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Latest News

You get a book, and you get a book, and YOU get a book…everyone gets a book!

February 23rd - via:
We made it to the fifth stretch goal! That means every game will include a copy of the Parks and Beauty Agency Beautician's Training Manual booklet to help you sell those difficult clients on that outrageous style they absolutely must try. I'm super... (Read More)

A quick update (to the previous update)

February 22nd - via:
Hey everyone, just an update to last update. I'm postponing the Reddit AMA I had originally planned to do on Wednesday morning, since Reddit wants more lead time to set those up than I first thought.  It's the final 68 hours! This has been an... (Read More)

Fourth Stretch Goal Unlocked!

February 19th - via:
Hey everyone, we hit our fourth stretch goal! That means everyone will be able to download a pdf and e-book version of the Parks and Beauty Agency Beautician's Training Manual! I'll do my best to format it for most commonly-available tablets and... (Read More)

BoardGameGeek, Canadian Radio, Dice Add-Ons, Twitch, and More

February 16th - via:
Hey everyone, here are some updates about what's going on the the world of Yukon Salon! BoardGameGeekIt took a while, but Yukon Salon finally has a page on BoardgameGeek. Check it out if you have a moment, and if you've played Yukon Salon, please... (Read More)

Custom dice are a GO + announcing the Parks and Beauty Agency Beautician's Training Manual!

February 13th - via:
We're over $10k! Custom dice are unlocked for EVERYONE! Well, OK, not everyone, just the lovely people that get a copy of Yukon Salon. Which is probably you, if you're reading this. Extra dice (beyond the two that are included in the game) will also... (Read More)

Over 500 backers? It's playmat time!

February 11th - via:
At the time I'm writing this five hundred two smart, attractive, impeccably-dressed, wonderful people who love fun have backed Yukon Salon! That means we've passed the 500-backer stretch goal, and anyone who wants rustic-fabulous playmats of their... (Read More)

It's Over 9000‽‽‽

February 8th - via:
Thanks to all of you, we're more than halfway to our second stretch goal already!Hazel here is so excited about the custom dice that she achieved her final…excuse me, her ultimate form!    (Read More)

Some other great projects going on right now

February 6th - via:
One of the things I love about Kickstarter is discovering work by creators of all kinds of amazing stuff I might not have heard about before. I'd like to take a moment to let you know about some other excellent projects that are funding now too.... (Read More)

Cards upgrade UNLOCKED, next stretch goal…CUSTOM DICE!

February 6th - via:
We just passed the $8k stretch goal, that means upgraded cards are unlocked!  And that means I get to tell you about the next exciting (OK, kind of exciting…OK, I'm excited about it at least) stretch goal!  If we get to $10k, the game will come... (Read More)

I saw THIS on Twitter this morning…

January 31st - via:
I'm blown away that this weird charming game idea that I've been working on in my bedroom is getting so much love! _____________________________________________________________________________ Top 20 games of PAX South '17 factoring number of... (Read More)

The first stretch goal!

January 31st - via:
Hey everyone, I'm back from PAX South, and boy am I tired! PAX was amazing, I met hundreds of people who were enthusiastic about Yukon Salon and got to play it with them, this project funded the first night I was there, I made new friends, ran into... (Read More)

Are we there yet? WE ARE???

January 28th - via:
Just four days since it launched and I'm happy and grateful to announce that Yukon Salon is funded! [insert video of David waterskiing through flaming hoop as jet fighters skywrite "thank you backers" and fireworks explode] [edit—skywriting not in... (Read More)

Alllmost there!

January 27th - via:
We're up to 87% in the first 3 days! I'm all set up at PAX South, give me a shout if any of you are here. I'm excited to play Yukon Salon with a bunch of new people this weekend!  (Read More)

Off to PAX!

January 26th - via:
Just a short, sweet update, since I've been packing all night to go to PAX South tomorrow. We're SO close everyone, 82% in the first two days!  If any of you will be at PAX South, please come by the Indie Showcase booth, check out all of the... (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: 'Yukon Salon'

January 26th - via:
The Yukon is a harsh environment, and it’s particularly hard staying stylish in it, whether you’re a lumberjack or a bear. Thank goodness for Yukon Salon. (Read More)

What a lovely day!

January 25th - via:
Wow! First of all, a huge thank you for the outpouring of support. 173 of you got Yukon Salon 68% funded on its first day! Hot damn. Virtual hugs and hi-fives all around. It’s simultaneously humbling and gratifying to see something you’ve worked... (Read More)

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