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Bears vs Babies - A Card Game

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Elan Lee

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A monster-building card game from the creators of Exploding Kittens
Backers: 85581
Average Pledge Per Backer: $38

Funded: $3,215,680 of $10,000
Dates: Oct 18th -> Nov 17th (31 days)
Project By: Elan Lee
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Latest News

Crowdfunding, explained by Exploding Kittens

September 29th - via:
Want to learn about crowdfunding? Exploding Kittens can help. (Read More)

Bears vs. Babies is a new game from the folks behind Exploding Kittens

September 25th - via:
Bears vs. Babies is a dream team of The Oatmeal, a former XBox designer, and giant baby-eating monsters (Read More)

Review: Crowdfunded card game sensation Bears vs Babies is almost Unbearable

September 11th - via:
Kickstarter isn't only the domain of backpack and fidget spinner innovators; it's also good for indie board and card game makers. Pitched as a kid friendly card game built around vicious bears and violent babies, Bears vs Babies won some hard earned dollars (Read More)

Kickstarter Reveals Their PAX East Lineup

March 7th - via:
Kickstarter has unveiled their plans for PAX East 2017 which includes playable demos for several of their successful projects including Secret Hitler and Night In The Woods. (Read More)

Creators of Kickstarter Funded

January 10th - via:
To participate and be selected, volunteers must create a video explaining why they want to host a Bears vs. Babies Playtesting party and why the Bears vs. Babies team should consider them. (Read More)


November 17th - via:
We have THREE THINGS to tell you!Thing #1: The Bears vs Babies campaign will end tonight at 6pm PST.  We're currently about 5 thousand backers away from being the #2 most backed game on Kickstarter EVER.  Are you up for helping us hit a milestone?... (Read More)


November 16th - via:
We’re working with the amazing people at Forest Animal Rescue, and they’ve asked us if we’d like to give a name to one of their new arrivals. We thought we’d offer up that privilege to some of our favorite people: YOU Here are the names... (Read More)

Final Stretch Goal UNLOCKED!

November 16th - via:
Nearly 30 days ago, we introduced our new game to you. We hoped you'd like it, that you'd play it with us, but most of all, we hoped that you'd spend the next month laughing with us. And you did. You took pictures, you wrote songs, and you invented... (Read More)

Name a Real Bear!

November 15th - via:
We’re working with the amazing people at Forest Animal Rescue, and they’ve asked us if we’d like to give a name to one of their new arrivals. We thought we’d offer up that privilege to some of our favorite people: YOU This bear has no name... (Read More)

Bears vs Babies Design Session

November 9th - via:
Using the new Kickstarter Live system, Matt and I will be doing a live stream tomorrow morning at 11am PST. We'll be answering questions and designing new cards for Bears vs... (Read More)

A Magnificent Box Upgrade

November 7th - via:
Do you like fun things? Do you like the boxes that those fun things are delivered in? Do you like it when the people who manufacture the boxes that those fun things are delivered in shout through their phones to the game creators that the box they're... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2 UNLOCKED!

November 4th - via:
NOW LOOK WHAT YOU DID!! Oh, also this: You guys are amazing for playing with us. To celebrate your glory, we've put up a gallery of our favorite pics. You can see them here! -- WHAT YOU'VE UNLOCKED SO FAR: The core deck will now be 112 cards The core... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1 UNLOCKED!

November 2nd - via:
You've taken pictures of your babies dressed as tanks, you've carved bears into pumpkins, and you've build epic diorama battle scenes.   As a result, every backer will get a game with 112 cards. You're just a few short achievements away from... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Round 2

November 1st - via:
LOOK WHAT YOU DID! You guys are amazing!  You've unlocked most of the achievements, and need just a few more to expand the core deck of Bears vs Babies from 80 cards to 112. Now it's time to stretch even farther... Starting today, on the Bears vs... (Read More)


October 24th - via:
  Our stretch goal schedule          (Read More)

Bears vs. Babies: The New Card Game Takes Kickstarter And The Internet By Storm

October 19th - via:
The Oatmeal is at it again. If you're familiar at all with the works of The Oatmeal, known in real life as Matthew Inman, you're familiar with how he feels about babies. (Read More)

First they exploded kittens

October 18th - via:
Many people launch Kickstarter campaigns with a modest goal of raising 10 grand. (Read More)

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