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Ruff Bluff: A Furlock Holmes Mystery

A project in St. Paul, MN by Trapped Puzzle Rooms

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A play-at-home puzzle experience.
Backers: 330
Average Pledge Per Backer: $98

Funded: $32,418 of $10,000
Dates: Jun 21st -> Jul 21st (30 days)
Project By: Trapped Puzzle Rooms
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Latest News


July 20th - via: kickstarter.com
We have less than 24 hours remaining in the campaign (insert Excited Jonah Hill gif here). Today also happens to be our very own Professor Pablo's birthday!  Happy Birthday, Professor Pablo! This very good boy is turning 6 years old, and he can't... (Read More)

Extra! Extra! Read all about it!

July 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Extra! Extra! Read all about it You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 We’ve unlocked our 25K Stretch Goal–Whoo Hoo!!! All copies of Ruff Bluff will now include two copies of... (Read More)

Week 4 Wrap-Up and Final Weekly Challenge

July 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Week 4 Wrap-Up and Final Weekly Challenge At the end of Week 4 we are over 230% funded…Woot woot! Seeing the pledges continue to come in truly makes us feel like Top Dogs. Stretch Goals! Wowee Zowee! Another Stretch Goal UNLOCKED!!! We have... (Read More)

Bonus Puzzle UNLOCKED

July 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Week 3 Challenge Puzzle Unlocked! Thank you to everyone who participated in our Week 3 “Make Fetch Happen” Challenge! We saw a number of interesting choices on ante-upping items: waffles, takeout, piggy banks, and…Ruby Bones! Take a peek at... (Read More)

Week 3 Wrap-Up and Third Weekly Challenge

July 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Week 3 Wrap-Up At the end of Week 3 we are over 200% funded! Thank you to all of the wonderful backers who have helped us get this far. Stretch Goals! Since we last checked in, we have unlocked our 20K stretch goal! Backers can now add-on an... (Read More)

Week 2 Challenge--New Puzzle Unlocked!

July 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Week 2 Challenge Puzzle Unlocked! Thank you to everyone who participated in our Week 2 “Dress to Impress” Challenge! Everyone looked so glamorous and chic and definitely worthy of a place at the highest of stakes poker table…Well, almost... (Read More)


July 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Our designers have spent the past several months living in the world of Furlock Holmes and these suspicious pups.  We wanted to give you a chance to dive into their brains and ask any questions you might have about how Ruff Bluff came to be and how... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked! Add a Pin to your Pledge!

July 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Well done backers! We have unlocked our next stretch goal! The winning pin design, and available as an add-on in our pledge manager is…. …insert doggy drumroll here….. This one! We really love how this pin has captured the spirit of Furlock... (Read More)

A new review from Dani and Bill of Escape this Podcast!

July 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
We’ve got another exclusive review for you, and this one is wildly fun to read! Dani Siller and Bill Sunderland of the brilliant Escape this Podcast had some fantastic things to say about Ruff Bluff. We’ve posted their thoughts on our Ruff Bluff... (Read More)

Week 2 Wrap-Up and Second Weekly Challenge

July 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Week 2 and we’re still going strong! Stretch Goals! We are SO CLOSE to unlocking our 20K stretch goal for the enamel pin add-on. If you want to get your paws on a pin, tell your pals to pledge! That does mean that voting is still open for the... (Read More)

Week 1 Challenge Puzzle Unlocked!

June 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you to everyone who participated in our Week 1 - “3 Card Monte” Challenge! We saw some sharp-eyed pups and cats out there who definitely had their eyes on the prize as well as some other furry friends who fell for the canine con. That means... (Read More)

Ask our Designers!

June 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Our designers Amy, Gabe, and Mark are excited to answer your questions about Ruff Bluff! If you have any questions, send us a message on Kickstarter or leave us a comment or reply on our Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. The team will be answering... (Read More)

Week 1 Wrap-Up and First Weekly Challenge

June 24th - via: kickstarter.com
What an incredible first week. We are blown away by your support and thank all of you for backing and sharing this project with your friends and family. Here’s a quick wrap-up of where we are so far. Funded! We funded in under 11 hours! What an... (Read More)

Card Case Unlocked!

June 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Well done backers, we have unlocked our next stretch goal! Each copy of Ruff Bluff will now also include a protective plastic card case to ensure the evidence does not get tampered with or lost between sessions. Our next stretch goal will be the... (Read More)

Read the Reviews of Ruff Bluff

June 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
We’ve had some wonderful people review early production copies of Ruff Bluff, and they have written some glowing reviews! If you’re looking for more information about this game, this is where you can hear from others who have played it already!... (Read More)

Pup-cake Recipe Unlocked!

June 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
We’ve hit our first stretch goal! Pablo was very excited to share his pup-cake recipe with you. From the kitchen of Pablo and our dog expert, Amy Pirkl: We also want to point out that this recipe is for dog consumption, not for people. People have... (Read More)

Funded in 11 Hours!

June 21st - via: kickstarter.com
We’re all so excited and thankful over here at Trapped. We’ve hit our funding goal on our first day! Thank you all so much for backing this project from the start and making Ruff Bluff a reality! Now that we’re funded, we want to start... (Read More)

100 Backers!

June 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! We’ve made it to our first milestone - 100 backers on Day 1! Thank you to everyone who’s backed Ruff Bluff already, and for those following along right now, we’re excited that you’re interested! We have lots of fun challenges, stretch... (Read More)

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