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Journey of the Emperor

A project in Columbus, OH by Laboratory H

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Laboratory H's card game about creating the best experience for the Emperor during the Qingming festival.
Backers: 207
Average Pledge Per Backer: $28

Funded: $5,770 of $5,000
Dates: Jun 16th -> Jul 7th (21 days)
Project By: Laboratory H
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Latest News

Into the Homestretch!

July 6th - via:
We look pretty solid at $5500+. Thank you everyone. We are also quite strong on the need versus support tiers with 52 offers of assistance versus 24 requests for help. So far it looks like we will be able to provide everyone that asked for one a $3... (Read More)

A very good 4th of July

July 4th - via:
It looks like we are going to make it and hold it, so far. Many other campaigns I've been a part of that were close like this seem to have a slight backslide right after reaching the goal. Thought I'd give it a few hours before I had a small... (Read More)

Journey of the Horgers part 3: A Whole Lot of Nothing

June 30th - via:
When last we left, things were looking good for our protagonists, Carla and Jeff. Thunder Alley was doing well, Manoeuvre was slowly building into a respected game, Fast & Furious: Full Throttle was thrilling but  underwhelming performer, Grand... (Read More)

Quick Update on the Community Support and a Sneak Peek

June 29th - via:
Just three quick bits today about the campaign.  Community Support Still outpacing Need We currently have 14 backers in the community being hit hard by current events. On the other hand we have 26 extra games being provided by the community, so... (Read More)

Journey to the Lab Part 2, How did we become race game experts?

June 28th - via:
When I left off at the last update, the first game we had ever designed all the way to completion had just been published and the year was 2008. What do you do after that? Of course you make another game or two and assume that you are now an expert... (Read More)

A Journey of Our Own

June 25th - via:
Mirroring our newest Laboratory H game, Carla & I have been on a long odyssey of game design that has now exceeded two decades and almost half of our lives. We have had our successes, our failures, our lessons and our thrills. We would not choose... (Read More)

Community Support Update

June 22nd - via:
Community Support versus Community Need Update. Hey everyone, just a quick update on the Community Support versus Community Need tiers. Currently we have 13 backers that have been hit hard by current events. On the other hand the community capacity... (Read More)

Lab Rats: A Primer for 2020 & Beyond

June 20th - via:
One of Carla's great ideas was to create some type of reward for our Lab Rats. We want to foster and encourage a community of people around Laboratory H and we want that relationship to go both ways. We rely on you for financial support in a... (Read More)

$4,000 Mark Achieved

June 19th - via:
It deserves a hearty thank you to everyone that helped us hit the $4,000 mark. Huzzah!! I know it may not seem like much beside the campaigns that rake in hundreds of thousands of dollars, but we are thrilled to get this generous influx that will... (Read More)

Encouragement, Lost Conventions & Anniversaries

June 18th - via:
Welcome to day 3 of the campaign.  First off, regarding Jerrod's suggestion of sending notes from the supporters to those they helped out. Individual notes are problematic and logistically challenging. What I am happy to do is to include 'messages... (Read More)

Day 1 is in the Books

June 16th - via:
It's bedtime for me and I was looking over the campaign before I turned in. Today has been a heck of a day one for a small company with a small game. So far, things are looking good for this project to happen, but I won't be counting any eggs until... (Read More)

Seriously People, We Love You

June 16th - via:
7 Hours! Halfway home in 7 short hours. You are the best and we thank you for the support and trust you are handing us. Now to push ahead strong and make Journey of the Emperor a living, breathing thing! Woo Hoo!   (Read More)

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