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Critical Core

A project in Seattle, WA by Game to Grow

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The tabletop game that helps kids on the autism spectrum build confidence and social skills, one dragon at a time.
Backers: 3157
Average Pledge Per Backer: $77

Funded: $244,162 of $48,000
Dates: Mar 19th -> Apr 26th (38 days)
Project By: Game to Grow
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Latest News

You did it! All Backers at $250 and up will receive Level Up Dice!

April 22nd - via:
We made it to 2600 backers! Now everyone at the Benefactor pledge level and higher will receive a set of amazing Blue Sandstone exclusive Critical Core dice provided by Level Up Dice! Thank you everyone for the extra shares and boosts to help make... (Read More)

More Benefactor Pledge Levels? You got it!

April 20th - via:
Well, no surprise. These amazing Level Up Dice have sold out the Benefactor level! We’ve talked with Level Up, and they’ve offered to make more dice for us, so it looks like we can offer a few more at this exclusive level.  We’re opening up... (Read More)

Hidden Stretch Goal at 2600 Backers: Exclusive Dice from Level Up Dice!

April 20th - via:
We are ecstatic to announce a surprise stretch goal that has been in the works for some time now. Behind the scenes, we have been discussing with Level Up Dice, a premium dice manufacturer known internationally for their spectacular and unique sets... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Revealed -- Seven Days Left!

April 18th - via:
It's hard to believe that it's been a month since Critical Core launched on Kickstarter! We're overwhelmed and honored by your support and comments, and we're already getting started on development! With only seven days left, we're excited to... (Read More)

We’re back from PAX East! The Jerry Holkins Adventure Module is UNLOCKED!

April 5th - via:
We are so excited to announce that our $150k stretch goal level, a digital adventure module co-designed with Jerry Holkins of Penny Arcade, has been unlocked! The support from the wide world of gamers and established game designers has been... (Read More)

April 2nd is World Autism Awareness Day!

April 2nd - via:
Because today is world autism awareness day, it is the perfect opportunity to share some of our key thoughts in the hopes that they will resonate with you, and that you might help to spread the positive message of inclusivity and neuro-diversity.... (Read More)

Shanna Germain Stretch Goal UNLOCKED! More on the way!

March 29th - via:
You did it!  Shanna Germain's Adventure is UNLOCKED! Thanks to all of the sharing, the posting, and the word of mouth, every one of our backers at the digital level and higher will get the digital adventure module co-designed with Shanna Germain of... (Read More)

Revealing a new stretch goal, $150k! An adventure module co-designed with Jerry Holkins from Penny Arcade!

March 28th - via:
Our next stretch goal, a digital adventure module co-designed with Jerry Holkins, hits close to home for me. Not only because I’ve been a fan of Penny Arcade and Jerry Holkins’ writing since I was in high school, but also because I know that... (Read More)

New Stretch Goal Revealed! A digital adventure module co-designed with Shanna Germain of Monte Cook Games and No Thank You, Evil!!

March 25th - via:
We are so excited to be announcing an adventure module stretch goal to be co-designed with a guest collaborator. This digital adventure will be co-designed by Shanna Germain, co-owner of Monte Cook Games and designer of No Thank You, Evil! Shanna... (Read More)

We just hit $100,000! New stretch goals unlocked!

March 23rd - via:
We did it!  Thanks to your support and your help sharing this project with the world, we’ve broken through our $100,000 stretch goal and will now have a whole new module for everyone to enjoy! Let’s rocket forward toward the next goal! We’re... (Read More)

100k Adventure Module And More Adventure Details

March 21st - via:
We’ve kept some of the details of this level secret, but it is time to reveal more about the story. Designed by our own Virginia Spielmann.  ------------------ The Star of Élivágar A mysterious stranger offers a great reward for the return of... (Read More)

$80,000 and our second stretch goal - The Bard and Barbarian

March 20th - via:
 I can’t believe it! $80,000!  The bard and barbarian are now going to be added to every kit and all digital materials, with full artwork to go along with them.  Let’s talk about what makes these classes special for Critical Core. Bard - Magic... (Read More)

$60,000! Time for Stretch Goals!

March 19th - via:
 The first stretch goal is unlocked and the second one is announced!  You have all blown us away with the amount of support for our project. We’re excited to get the first and second stretch goals out there. Our goal with designing the stretch... (Read More)

$48,000! We're Funded!

March 19th - via:
Thank you to everyone for helping to make this project a reality!  We're fully funded, which means that your help and support will get Critical Core into the hands of so many people (including yourselves)! We cannot express our gratitude and... (Read More)

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