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Pick the Lock

A project in Lapeer, MI by Portal Dragon

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Pick the Lock is a game of chance and strategy. Attempt to obtain priceless treasures and outwit the other players.
Backers: 944
Average Pledge Per Backer: $14

Funded: $13,566 of $1,000
Dates: Nov 7th -> Dec 7th (30 days)
Project By: Portal Dragon
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Latest News

A Strong End to an Awesome Campaign

December 7th - via:
Once again, we would like to thank all of our backers. We are overwhelmed with the response to our first Kickstarter. With your help, we have completed 7 stretch goals and made Pick the Lock an even better game.  Throughout the campaign, a number of... (Read More)

Home Stretch Giveaways!

December 6th - via:
We are approaching the end of the campaign and we have 2 more free games to give out today. Justin Busch and Athena Chappell will receive a free copy of Pick the Lock in addition to their backer level. (Note: all recipients of these promotional gifts... (Read More)

Giveaways: 52 hours to go

December 5th - via:
We have 2 more free games to give out today. Nic Gordon and Dan Hardesty will receive a free copy of Pick the Lock in addition to their backer level. (Note: all recipients of these promotional gifts must back Pick the Lock at some level).  Keep up... (Read More)

1,000% funded and our $10k Stretchgoal completed!

December 4th - via:
Once again I cannot express enough how awesome all of you have been. We had a lot of reservations taking a lighter game to Kickstarter, but the response has been absolutely phenomenal. When we pressed the launch button on the campaign we were... (Read More)

What? More Giveaways?

December 4th - via:
Once again you guys have been great. We are really ramping up for the $10k stretch goal. We have yet another 2 free games to give out today. Tue Duong and Andy Tickner will each receive a free copy of Pick the Lock in addition to their backer level.... (Read More)

Giveaways: Day 2!

December 3rd - via:
The recent social activity has been awesome. We have 2 free games to give out today. Keith Pishnery and Anthony Sandridge will receive a free copy of Pick the Lock in addition to their backer level. (Note: all recipients of these promotional gifts... (Read More)

10k Stretch Goal Adjustment

December 2nd - via:
First of all, we need to apologize because our 10k stretch goal as it stands has fallen through. Due to our latest shipping and manufacturer quotes, we will be unable to offer a box upgrade at the $10k level. I am very disappointed in this change. We... (Read More)

Social Promotion Results #1

December 2nd - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Spread the Word!

December 1st - via:
We are reaching the home stretch and still have a couple stretch goals withing our grasp. We would like to thank all our backers for being so great and supporting Pick the Lock. However, we still need to spread the word to gain more support. Share... (Read More)

8 Thousand Dollars!

November 24th - via:
This morning we hit our 6th stretch goal. If I have learned one thing from this project it is to be optimistic. Kickstarter backers are awesome! We are so excited with the support given to Pick the Lock and we still have 12 more days. On to the next... (Read More)

Our 8k Stretch Goal Revealed!

November 18th - via:
For our 6th stretch goal, which will unlock at 8k, we present to you… Custom artwork on every single thief card! What is that you say? 25 unique new card designs? Correct. As a bonus we will include a rule variant for the very young (5-7 years... (Read More)

The 5th Stretch Goal Lock has been PICKED!

November 16th - via:
By blazing past the 6k mark, we have unlocked new artwork for the 8 lock combination cards. Give yourselves a hand! As you can see, our next goal unlocks at 8k. As you can also see, the reward is still concealed. We are waiting on some specifics from... (Read More)

Duels, Dice, and Deep Space

November 16th - via:
Dice games are nicely represented this month, with three games on Kickstarter that feature various amounts of rolling the dice. (Read More)

You asked for it! Boxes!

November 14th - via:
In response to your request we asked Dog Might to come up with an additional box and they delivered with yet another amazing product. Made of exotic African padauk, the rich red color is beautifully offset by silver colored hardware and an actual... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #4 Achieved

November 13th - via:
...and we just hit 5k! I'll say it again. Our backers are the BEST!!! Now you can play with more players! As of Stretch goal #4 Pick the Lock is now a 2-5 player game! We have smashed through the first four stretch goals and are well on our way to... (Read More)

Pick the Perfect Present

November 10th - via:
For anyone interested in giving Pick the Lock as a present this holiday season but super distressed because it won’t arrive till February… Have no fear!!! We present to you the “Pick the Lock” Greeting card and insert. Simply download and... (Read More)

3rd Stretch Goal Reached - Let's Upgrade!

November 9th - via:
Once again we are so blown away by the response to Pick the Lock. Now that we have reached our $4,000 stretch goal we can upgrade the quality of the game. At this amount, we are now able to order from a new manufacturer in larger quantity allowing... (Read More)

2nd Stretch Goal Achieved!!!

November 9th - via:
What can I say? You are the best! We have smashed through our 2nd stretch goal and are well on our way to our 3rd. We are going to get started on the additional artwork right away and will be sure to share our progress and give you all some sneak... (Read More)

Clarity on Ordering Additional Games

November 8th - via:
We have been getting some questions on adding additional copies of the game for backer rewards. I would like to apologize for any confusion. We have added a section that will make it a bit more clear. However, we cannot alter the backer level text.... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Reached!

November 8th - via:
We've reached our first stretch goal in less than 24 hours! Amazing! Thank you so much. You are the best! Our next goal is at $3,000. Continue sharing Pick the Lock and let's make it happen.  (Read More)


November 7th - via:
Thank you so much to all of our backers! We are blown away by your level of support! This makes us very optimistic about reaching some of our stretch goals and being able to provide you an even better game!  (Read More)

Walnut Deck Box Addition

November 7th - via:
Due to the amazing response of backers at the Elite Thief level we have added an additional deck box option. This version is similar to the elite thief level, however it is not a limited edition, it is made of walnut and does not include the... (Read More)

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