Campaign for President

A project in Palo Alto, CA by Double Critical

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A tabletop card game where you battle for voters by rolling dice and playing cards to be elected President of the United States.
Backers: 264
Average Pledge Per Backer: $38

Funded: $10,160 of $5,280
Dates: Feb 18th -> Mar 20th (30 days)
Project By: Double Critical
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Latest News

Stretch Goal Unlocked: Incumbency!

March 19th - via:
We are very pleased to announce that our backers have unlocked the Incumbency stretch goal on a day that also happens to be the final day of Campaign for President's fundraising drive on Kickstarter! This expansion of the game allows an optional... (Read More)

Social Expansion Unlocked: More Dice!

March 12th - via:
As we begin the final week of our campaign, we are pleased to announce that we've reached another stretch goal.  Thanks to your help in spreading the word about Campaign for President, we will be including 10 more dice in each box. Now, even if you... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Reached: Parties!

March 6th - via:
As we continue through our final two weeks of the Kickstarter fundraising drive, we're please to announced that your continued and new support have unlocked another stretch goal: Parties. Unlike real world US politics, there are 8 fantastical... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked: Spokesperson

March 4th - via:
Our campaign reached its halfway point today and we're pleased to announce that thanks to our supporters, another stretch goal has been met: Spokesperson. This adds 8 additional cards to the game, for a total of 172 cards, of which 118 are unique.... (Read More)

Two More Stretch Goals Unlocked: Campaign Managers & the Electoral College

March 1st - via:
With your help, we achieved two more stretch goals: the Campaign Manager and Electoral College expansions!  Together, they bring 60 new and unique cards to the game. As expansions to the base game, they provide alternative rules and scenarios that... (Read More)

Card Art Spotlight: My Awesome Photo Op (and More on the Electoral College Expansion)

February 28th - via:
Hi Supporters!  Today we have a classic image of a politician kissing a baby for you. No stumping tour would be complete without this cliche photo opportunity. Who doesn’t love this adorable child being exploited for our candidate's political... (Read More)

Card Art Spotlight: Your Foreign Interference

February 27th - via:
Hi Supporters!  We’re excited to share with you one of our favorite pieces of art! This piece is for the Waver card, “Your Foreign Interference.”  In designing the art for this card we wanted to play on two countries often seen as... (Read More)

Four New Stretch Goals Achieved!

February 26th - via:
We continue to be awed by the speed at which Campaign for President is hitting its stretch goals. We also are happy that this allows us to bring you even more game at no additional cost. When we passed $5,800 in funding, we added The Great Debate as... (Read More)

FAQ: How Hard Is the Game to Learn?

February 24th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

FAQ: Why Was the Electoral College Left Out?

February 21st - via:
Occasionally, we'll address frequently asked questions here as well as in the FAQ section of the Kickstarter site.  Q: Why Was the Electoral College Left Out? A: This is one of the most frequent questions we get about Campaign for President.  The... (Read More)

Two More Stretch Goals Reached! (And a new card breakdown)

February 20th - via:
Thanks to more and more backers supporting our project, we've achieved three stretch goals so far: The You're Bought!  Waver card, unlocked after we funded in 9 hours on Monday. The NEW Stretch Goal: Customize, which unlocked late Monday night. The... (Read More)

We Funded in 9 Hours! Thanks to You!

February 19th - via:
We are, quite frankly, humbled and awed with the swell of support our game received on campaign launch day. Because of you, we surpassed our initial goal in 9 hours!  Your pledge helped ensure that Campaign for President will go from being our dream... (Read More)

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