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The Light in the Mist - A Tarot Puzzletale

A project in Brooklyn, NY by PostCurious [Rita Orlov]

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A narrative puzzle adventure in the form of a beautifully illustrated tarot deck.
Backers: 3734
Average Pledge Per Backer: $42

Funded: $158,052 of $20,000
Dates: Sep 21st -> Oct 19th (28 days)
Project By: PostCurious [Rita Orlov]
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Latest News


October 15th - via:
Weekly puzzle #4 For those of you just joining us, here's how this works: we've had four weekly puzzles for the duration of the campaign, and all solve to a  single word, which you can submit here. Backers who submit the correct solution will... (Read More)

New stretch goal unlocked, and a peek at the design process

October 11th - via:
We're so excited to have unlocked yet another stretch goal, and we'll now be adding metallic ink to the back of the cards! This technique is not as reflective as the silver foil you saw on the tuck box, but instead will add a subtle metallic sheen to... (Read More)

Weekly Puzzle #3 and Our Little White Book

October 8th - via:
10 days to go Thank you, thank you, thank you! This week we flew past 2500 backers, as of this writing we're almost 600% funded, and inching closer and closer to our next stretch goal. We're so thrilled with how the campaign is going, and can't... (Read More)

Sneak Peek at the Collector's Edition Box, NOW ALSO SHIPPING TO AU/NZ!

October 6th - via:
Good news for AU/NZ backers! We will be able to ship the collector's edition to you after all! Originally, we thought this would not be possible due to strict customs regulations on wood products, but we just confirmed these rules have been recently... (Read More)

Weekly puzzle #2 and shiny things on the horizon!

October 2nd - via:
This is huge! We've now reached our fourth stretch goal and quintupled our original funding goal! Thank you so much for making that happen. Here's the current campaign status: Foil printing for the tuck box Ever since I started designing the card... (Read More)

New milestones, more reviews, and another amazing Kickstarter!

September 29th - via:
We are so excited That TWO THOUSAND of you are as excited about The Light in the Mist as we are!  Our current campaign status: New reviews from Puzzling Company and ARGNet Click to listen to the review, or find it on your favorite podcast platform... (Read More)

Third stretch goal unlocked!

September 26th - via:
Premium card status reached! We've unlocked the third stretch goal, adding a classy linen finish to the cards in the tarot deck. Thank you so much for helping us get here—we know you'll love the result! Here's the current campaign status: We are... (Read More)

ESCAPETHEROOMers Review and Weekly Puzzle #1!

September 24th - via:
Thank you for an amazing start to our campaign!  We're excited to be inching closer to our third stretch goal, but in the meantime, we've got our first weekly puzzle for you. All four puzzles will solve to a single word, which you can submit here.... (Read More)

Second stretch goal unlocked + a peek at the whole deck!

September 22nd - via:
What an amazing two days! Not only did we pass a thousands backers, but we've also hit our second stretch goal, so the deck will now be printed on premium 350gsm cardstock! Our next goal, at $75k, is to upgrade the quality even more by adding a linen... (Read More)


September 21st - via:
WE’RE FUNDED! Thank you so much for backing The Light in the Mist on day one! We are absolutely blown away.  Not only did we fund within two hours, but we've more than doubled our goal and end the day with almost a thousand backers. We also... (Read More)

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