BOOM or DOOM! Kickstarter Adventures in the Tabletop World

A project in Hinckley, OH by Alan Gerding

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A documentary about Kickstarting tabletop games on Kickstarter!
Backers: 113
Average Pledge Per Backer: $40

Funded: $4,550 of $2,200
Dates: Aug 27th -> Sep 26th (30 days)
Project By: Alan Gerding
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Latest News

Stretch Goal Unlocked! Backers' Choice Video #3

September 26th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked! Music Gig!

September 26th - via:
Music Gig!That's right boomers! We've got a whole gig of free music coming your way from our composer Jay Tholen. We'll post a download link in a future update, but for now get excited! Boom or Doom will fund here in the next couple hours and it's... (Read More)

2R1B Kickstarter Delayed

September 23rd - via:
A little bit of sad news for us, our kickstarter for Two Rooms and a Boom, which was scheduled to go live tomorrow (Tuesday, September 24) has been temporarily delayed. Watch the video for the full explanation.  The long and short of it is that... (Read More)


September 16th - via:
 That's right!The incredible and talented Jay Tholen has brought his reward-o-bot to Boom or Doom! Check out our pledge levels in a whole new light!  (Read More)

Friends on Kickstarter

September 15th - via:
Hey there backers! We just wanted to take the time out to tell you about some of our friends that currently are on Kickstarter. Yeah, we actually mean friends and not "some people that with current projects that we messaged through Kickstarter." We... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked! Instruction Instructions!

September 10th - via:
Instruction Instructions!Woo! We're really excited about this one! Watch (possibly, we haven't decided) live as Sean creates an instruction manual from scratch, using Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop! This can be one of the biggest hurdles... (Read More)

Interview Spotlight - Michael Mindes from Tasty Minstrel Games

September 6th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked! Backers' Choice Video #2

September 5th - via:
Backers' Choice Video #2That's right, it's here! We're working on the Playtesters' Paradise video, but it's time to choose another great little video for you guys to watch! We've added another video to the mix, so go ahead and cast your votes!... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked! Original Soundtrack

September 3rd - via:
Original Soundtrack!That's right, we've got an original soundtrack coming to you from Jay Tholen, master of 8-bit tunes, and composer extraordinaire! He's a kickstarter fan, and just an awesome guy all around and we couldn't be happier to have his... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked! Backers' Choice Video #1

August 29th - via:
BACKERS' CHOICE VIDEO #1!Let's explain this stretch goal that you awesome backer's have unlocked!!! To thank you for your awesomeness, we (Alan and Sean) decided we would give you some bonus vids. We brainstormed a few video segments, but honestly... (Read More)

Shirt Yo'Self!

August 28th - via:
Alright, Boomers - we've got an awesome t-shirt design for you right here. Thanks so much for pledging! This'll be a nice, light-weight, very soft white T in all the various sizes, which nice bright orange printing on it. Take a look and share! We've... (Read More)

BOOM or DOOM: A Documentary Chronicling Tabletop Games From Funding To Delivery

August 28th - via:
BOOM or DOOM is a documentary currently crowdfunding on Kickstarter that aims to put an interesting spin on the crowdfunded documentary model. (Read More)

Funded in less than 24 hours!

August 27th - via:
Wow! What a huge honor! We can't believe we just funded in less than twenty four hours. To us that really means that what we're doing is important. We want to pull back the curtain on the entire process and reveal with total transparency what the... (Read More)

We've launched!!!

August 27th - via:
So much excitement! So much to do!  Stay tuned for so many more updates... including images of the t-shirt! -Alan and Sean  (Read More)

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