Mint Tin Games - Pirates & Aliens

A project in Portsmouth, NH by David Miller

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Two microgames - 100% backed by you - from maker to player.
Backers: 802
Average Pledge Per Backer: $23

Funded: $18,296 of $2,500
Dates: Sep 30th -> Oct 26th (27 days)
Project By: David Miller
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Latest News

wow! 7X funding? 5 hours to go!

October 26th - via: kickstarter.com
What a day, the last two days actually. Yesterday and today are shaping up to be the biggest days of this project - that's a bit unusual for Kickstarters. Well according to Kicktraq algorithms and KS gurus. But then, this project isn't being backed... (Read More)

6X funding means you're 6X awesome

October 25th - via: kickstarter.com
I've said all along that this project is your project. And that's the truth. =) Sure, the games have to be worthy and wonderful reviews showed them from others' perspectives, but without your tweets and facebook posts, very little would have... (Read More)

Casual Game Crowdfunding: Meteors, Lanterns, and Gunfights

October 17th - via: casualgamerevolution.com
This month brings real time fun (five minutes to save the earth from meteors!) and interesting components (a deck of cards printed on dice) as well as great artwork and mechanics. It’s a strong month for Kickstarter games, with unique ideas and a lot of independent publishers. (Read More)

5 days left and 5X funding - can we hit 6X?

October 15th - via: kickstarter.com
5X funding - $12,500? Gee, that's a lot! I thought the project funding was a lot (and it is!). But never did I think we could get to nearly 5 times the funding amount. And the "we" is you. All you. =) If you'd like to see if we can reach 6X (Kicktraq... (Read More)

Wow, 4x funding is in sight!

October 15th - via: kickstarter.com
I lamented on the $2,500 funding goal for weeks. Now I wonder why I fretted so much. You made this a reality! Mint tin Games are here because of you and only you. Sappy and corny? Who me? =p It's how I feel and the truth is you made these happen -... (Read More)

Weekend Review -October 11, 2014

October 11th - via: meeplemechanic.com
The Kickstarter Badger Weekend Review is a look back at projects from the week's Kickstarter Badger to check on their progress. (Read More)

Kickstarter Doldrums & Limited Edition?

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everybody! Thank you for all the feedback and I hope I have not missed anyone's messages. There have been over 2,000 messages back and forth and I enjoy every one of them (granted, a bunch of those are me with my 2 time public PnP issues,... (Read More)

Mint Tin Aliens PnP is Ready

October 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Everybody! =) The Print-and-Play for Mint Tin Aliens is now online. You'll get a private message with the details. =) This is a fold-over version and available in US and A4 sizes. I'll still create front-only/back-only versions, hopefully by... (Read More)

Wow, pushing $6,000!

October 6th - via: kickstarter.com
You doubled the funding and now you had this project ranked as number 2 yesterday in card and board games on Kickstarter Badger: "What an awesome concept to place quick games in what is essentially an Altoid tin. The games look fun with high... (Read More)

Print-and-Play - Password Protected

October 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Oops, I just realized that anyone can read updates and thus get the Print-and-Play versions! I just took them down and am password protecting the PDFs. These are only for backers! I'll figure out how to send the password out to each of you, so look... (Read More)

Mint Tin Pirates Print-and-Play

October 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Double the project funding - thank you!  =) The Mint Tin Pirates PnP is ahead of the November reward date and that means it has the same rules as the reviewer copies. There will be some tweaks to those for project card printing, but nothing major.... (Read More)

Kickstarter Badger - October 5, 2014

October 5th - via: meeplemechanic.com
The Kickstarter Badger ranks board and card game campaigns on Kickstarter every week using both objective and subjective criteria. (Read More)

International and Canada/Mexico Rewards Added

October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to prompting by several backers and Kate's determination, a couple of additional rewards have been added. For Canada and Mexico, you can now get two pairs of games (2 Mint Tin Pirates and 2 Mint Tin Aliens). Give a pair as gifts or squirrel... (Read More)

International Shipping & PnP Version

October 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Kate was given a book this morning by a very helpful postal clerk in a tiny town near her work that lists every country in the world and First Class shipping rates. On my visits to our local post office, I never received that kind of service (that's... (Read More)

Well gee, is it over? Funded in under 30 hours!

October 1st - via: kickstarter.com
I planned vacation time to pay close attention to this Kickstarter project but had to cancel it to take care of work tasks. I stressed a little but also know that Kickstarter is a community endeavor and that this project doesn't belong to me. It's... (Read More)

New reviews & nearly funded!

October 1st - via: kickstarter.com
I worried about spamming you with updates because some projects are "enthusiastic" in their updates (not to say I'm not easily excited!). =p But with being less than $300 away from funding after only 25 hours, there may not be many more updates!... (Read More)

Wow, more than 50% funded in 24 hours!

September 30th - via: kickstarter.com
When I wrote that these games are only possible because of you, I really meant it but that was in my head. Over the last 24 hours your support has firmly moved that sentiment to my heart. Thank you. =) It's clear you're a special niche of game people... (Read More)

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