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Great Scott! - The Game of Mad Invention

A project in Lincoln, UK by Dave Clarke - Sinister Fish Games

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Become the greatest inventor of the Victorian age in this farcical card drafting game for 3-5 players. Free global shipping included!
Backers: 564
Average Pledge Per Backer: £17

Funded: £9,589 of £5,000
Dates: Apr 13th -> May 4th (22 days)
Project By: Dave Clarke - Sinister Fish Games
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Latest News

The End.

May 4th - via:
OK, not quite the end as we still have a few minutes to go, but I have something to show you and it can't wait! I've been working on a final(ish) box design over the last couple of days, and my old friend Johnny Hodgson was good enough to render it... (Read More)

The Final Hours Are Upon Us!

May 3rd - via:
Well, what can I say? All stretch goals unlocked, a free expansion for everyone, and a little over 24 hours left to go. I couldn't have asked for more. You've all made this campaign an absolute pleasure to be involved in. But it's not over yet! US... (Read More)

Have a Terrific Tabletop Day!

April 30th - via:
My dear learned Lords and Ladies, It's International Tabletop Day! If you are observing this most auspicious of dates, I hope you're all having a happy day of gaming with friends & family. I had planned to take Great Scott! out to a couple of... (Read More)

Kickstarter Tabletop Alert: 'Great Scott!'

April 30th - via:
In Great Scott! the whimsical 19th-century parlour game that never was, players draft cards to build ridiculous inventions and then explain them to each other in a bid to impress Her Majesty and become the Royal Inventor. (Read More)

Progress, Podcasts, and Prizes!

April 28th - via:
My fellow inventors, It has been too long since I last updated you on goings-on. Let us recap. Stretch goalsWe have unlocked not one, but two stretch goals. The game will now include five player aid cards, and since yesterday night, upgraded cards!... (Read More)

Marvellous Monday Musings!

April 25th - via:
Hello again! I hope you all had a suitably agreeable weekend. Mine was entirely adequate, thank you for asking. I have a few quick updates for you today, including a rough draft for the Player Aid cards (the first stretch goal) which we unlocked on... (Read More)

What a day!

April 22nd - via:
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Explosive Expansion Exposé!

April 22nd - via:
Hello everyone, Well look at us: 96% funded with 12 days left to go! As I write we appear to be having a mini-surge in backers, which is nice! We're scuttling along nicely, like a Clockwork Copper Contained Crab Conveyance*. I think we can do this,... (Read More)

Stretch Goals are Live!

April 18th - via:
My dear would-be inventors, The first of the Great Scott! stretch goals are live on the campaign page! After an enlightening discussion in a previous update, we have arrived upon what I hope is a mutually agreeable stretch goal schedule. The general... (Read More)

Double Down Discount!

April 17th - via:
Good afternoon everyone - I trust that you're all having a wonderful weekend! While we all contemplate the looming spectre of Monday, I have a small offering to take the edge off for you. I've just added a new pledge level to the campaign, giving a... (Read More)

Let's talk about stretch goals.

April 15th - via:
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And so it begins...

April 14th - via:
Hello, dear friends and esteemed strangers! As I write, your support has pushed us over the 50% funding mark in a little over 24 hours. This is amazing news, and in fine style it blasts us past the "50% by the weekend" goal I had arbitrarily set for... (Read More)

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