Darwin's Journey

Fire in the Library Board Game

A project in Huntsville, AL by Weird Giraffe Games

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Fire! The books are aflame and history is burning before your very eyes! Save what you can in this stunning 30min game for 1-6 players.
Backers: 2543
Average Pledge Per Backer: $29

Funded: $74,636 of $8,500
Dates: Mar 19th -> Apr 12th (25 days)
Project By: Weird Giraffe Games
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Latest News

Save the Books! There's a Fire in the Library

May 22nd - via: everythingboardgames.com
Alexa Chaplin avoids the fire as she previews Fire in the Library from Weird Giraffe Games (Read More)

Final 23 Hours and a New Stretch Goal!

April 11th - via: kickstarter.com
New Stretch GoalWe've had a truly incredibly 48 hours since the last update! The last two revealed stretch goals were met, all because of you! Thank you for every share, comment, and pledge.  This last stretch goal is for a beautiful postcard of the... (Read More)

3 DAYS LEFT! New Stretch Goals!

April 9th - via: kickstarter.com
There's only three days left to the campaign; this is it! If you know of anyone else that you think would like the game, it would be so nice of you to tell them about the campaign! If you shared the Kickstarter page, we all would really appreciate... (Read More)

5 Days to Go, Met Social Goal, KS Live, and a Design Diary!

April 7th - via: kickstarter.com
5 Days LeftThere's only 5 days left to back the campaign and it has been so fantastic! We are all so grateful for your support and for all your comments and sharing. The campaign would definitely not be where it is today without each and every one of... (Read More)

More Stretch Goals met with a New Fancy Bag Add-On!

April 4th - via: kickstarter.com
8 Days LeftThere's only 8 days left to the campaign! It's been so great getting to know so many of you in the comments section, I hope we can keep up the conversations. We're also running out of time to hit all the stretch goals, so if there's anyone... (Read More)

We've hit 10 stretch goals and at the Halfway Point!

March 31st - via: kickstarter.com
12 Days LeftWe're to the halfway point in the Kickstarter and we need your help to keep up the momentum. Kickstarters usually start slowing down at this point, but you can help make the slump not so bad! We would really love if you shared the... (Read More)

One Week Down, 16 days to go!

March 26th - via: kickstarter.com
We've met another stretch goal! This time for more fantastic art by the Beth Sobel. She's done so great so far, I can't wait to see how she adds more to the Library!  Below are our next stretch goals!  The tokens for both the Ultra version and the... (Read More)

More Stretch Goals and Unpub!

March 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
We're all still so amazed at the amount of support Fire in the Library is getting! Thank you all so much!  Stretch GoalsWe've met another two goals! Not only are we going to get the fabulous Collector's addition added to the game, but also a UV... (Read More)

First Look: Fire in the Library Game

March 21st - via: sahmreviews.com
Try to save the books before they burn in Fire in the Library, a press-your-luck game from Weird Giraffe Games. (Read More)

Three More Stretch Goals Met!

March 20th - via: kickstarter.com
In the update yesterday, two stretch goals were revealed, as we had assumed that that would be enough to get to at least the work day, but we were wrong! Thanks so much for going above and beyond! This project is significantly better due to all of... (Read More)

Weird Giraffe Games' Fire in the Library Kickstarter Preview

March 20th - via: goto.game
Fire in the Library is a press-your-luck game about saving books from a burning Library. It (Read More)

Taking A Look At Fire In The Library [Kickstarter Corner]

March 20th - via: katiesgamecorner.com
Kickstarter is a wonderful place with so many enticing, interesting games and it can be difficult to create a game that is going to stand out, but a game that couldn't be more enticing or interesting is Fire In The Library. A theme that had me hooked as soon as I heard about it. (Read More)

Funded in less then 3 hours! Plus two Stretch Goals met!

March 19th - via: kickstarter.com
We've Funded!You are all so wonderful! Today has gone above and beyond our expectations and it's all due to you. Together, we've guaranteed that Fire in the Library will be a reality and become a game. We are all so excited here at Weird Giraffe... (Read More)

Kickstarter Preview: Fire in the Library

March 19th - via: jambalayaplaysgames.com
Fire in the Library is an exciting press your luck game where players are Librarians trying to save books from a burning Library. You want to save as many books as possible, without causing the fire to spread. (Read More)

Stuart's Study: Fire in the Library (Weird Giraffe Games)

March 19th - via: stuartsstudy.blogspot.com
Two of my great loves in life are books and board games. Unfortunately for my wife, both of these take up a considerable amount of shelf space and would be kindling if we ever had a fire in our house. (Read More)

Fire in the Library Kickstarter Preview

March 19th - via: gameosity.com
Fire in the Library is a press your luck game about, awesomely, librarians rushing into a burning building to rescue tomes of significance and value. How does our resident archivist feel about it? Check out our Kickstarter Preview and find out! The Fire in the Library Kickstarter is live and nearly funded! (Read More)

Fire in the Library

March 1st - via: gamegeek.ninja
I am so happy to see this game come to life and will be the first backer on launch day. What else would you expect from a librarian. (Read More)

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