Hold Your Breath Card Game -The Stupidest Pirates Are BACK!

A project in Layton, UT by Seth Hiatt

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The final chapter in the Walk the Plank & Get Bit story line. Our stupid pirate trilogy ends by diving down the deepest w/out drowning!
Backers: 963
Average Pledge Per Backer: $60

Funded: $57,321 of $5,000
Dates: Nov 21st -> Dec 21st (30 days)
Project By: Seth Hiatt
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Final 36 Hours! Updates

December 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Rewards SummaryWe have summarized all rewards and add-ons available below:  We are at $52,000 with 36 hours to go and we are so excited to be over 1,000% funded on this project!  The game is going to happen thanks to all of your support! Limited... (Read More)

You asked for it... Crokinole Add on BUNDLE

December 17th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

$45 k promo cards instruction book and 5/6 player expansion boxes are good to go!

December 16th - via: kickstarter.com
$45 k Stretch Goal GraphicsYou have seen the cards already, but we are optomistic about hitting the $45,000 stretch rewards and have finished the "rules" for these cards.  In addition to the 4 cards you will also get the "rules" as follows: 5/6... (Read More)

Five Days left and UPDATE

December 15th - via: kickstarter.com
5 days left!We are very excited for this to finish strong, just 5 days left! We are over 700% funded and still climbing!  We really want to hit that $45,000 stretch goal soon, so we are pushing some more with some GREAT add ons!  Thanks again to... (Read More)

Casual Game Crowdfunding: Emus, French Fries, and Microgames Galore

December 14th - via: casualgamerevolution.com
Here is a list of our favorite crowdfunding projects for December 2013. This month, we're seeing evidence of the growing trend of microgames, a subset of casual games that are intended to be as portable as possible while still maintaining fun and challenging gameplay. There are also several other casual games of a wide variety of themes that seem to be worth checking out. (Read More)

Game board Finalized...

December 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Game BoardThe game board for Hold Your Breath will be a fold over board measuring 140 X 140 MM and opening up to 140 X 280 MM when unfolded from the game box.  Check it out!  (Read More)

5/6 Player Add-On, Bonus Chipboard and more!

December 10th - via: kickstarter.com
5/6 player Add-onWith 10 days to go the possible funding of the $60 k stretch goal of the 5/6 player expansion is looking less likely, but many of you have expressed interest in it.  We are allowing all of you who are interested the opportunity to... (Read More)

$45 k Stretch Rewards Graphics

December 5th - via: kickstarter.com
New Stretch Reward GraphicsLast night I was so excited to tell about the $45,000 stretch goal that I didn't want to wait for Max, our excellent graphic design guru, to put the cards together before spilling the beans.  Well he came through like a... (Read More)

New Rewards at 45,000 announced!

December 5th - via: kickstarter.com
We have started making headway again on the project now that Thanksgiving/Black Friday/Cyber Monday are over and we are excited to report a new stretch reward level at $45,000 for all you backers.  We are talking about some promo cards! All of the... (Read More)

Revised Rewards! Way better?

December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
$35 k Reward RevisedWe have heard you!  Our less than exciting reward announcement of free standard card sleeves was just... well... lame.  OK, we hear you Pirate Fans!  We have modified this reward to hopefully get you a little more excited.... (Read More)

Pirate Stickers are a GO and more...

December 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
ProgressWell Thanksgiving makes for a tough time to see KS projects climb much, so we expected it to be a bit slow for the last few days, but things are picking up again now.  We are also excited for some good press coming soon.  We have some ads... (Read More)

Draft Artwork of Collector's Edition REVEALED!

November 27th - via: kickstarter.com
You heard it here first... the artwork is being worked on for the Collector's Edition box set, but it will be very close to this:  So what is included in the box?  ALL OF THIS:  (Read More)

$20 k in 4 days, goals, clarification of rewards and help us share this project

November 25th - via: kickstarter.com
$20,000 in 4 days!We are amazed at the support for our project, we have reached $20 k in just 4 days!  We are well on the way to our next stretch goal, the $25 k goal which will allow all copies of the game to include stickers for the meeples!  We... (Read More)

Flash Update: Reddit discussion with Christopher today!

November 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Reddit Discussion Christopher Urinko, one of the designers for Hold Your Breath! is doing a Reddit.com AMA (Ask Me Anything) about the game today, please go check it out HERE. The project continues to go amazingly well, $13,600 in support within the... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Unlocked in 9 Hours... just wow!

November 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Fastest Funding Ever for Us!We really don't know where to begin, this is pretty great.  We reached our 30-day funding goal in just 2 hours and 9 minutes, so the game is GOING to happen!  What's more, we reached $10,000 and the first STRETCH goal in... (Read More)

FUNDED in 2 hours and 9 minutes?!!

November 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Wow, are you kidding us? Fully funded in 2 hours and 9 minutes... that is a record for us and speaks very well of the future of this project, we have lots and lots of time to really open up on the stretch goals! This is incredible! Thanks to all of... (Read More)

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