Chamber of Wonders

Tokyo Sidekick - Reassemble!

A project in Portland, OR by Japanime Games

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Heroes can’t go it alone-every Hero needs a sidekick! Tokyo Sidekick is a cooperative board game for 1-4 players from Japanime Games.
Backers: 626
Average Pledge Per Backer: $82

Funded: $51,262 of $30,000
Dates: Aug 18th -> Sep 3rd (17 days)
Project By: Japanime Games
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Latest News

Update 14.2 - Thank you!!! 🗼🦸🏻‍♂️

September 3rd - via:
Hey guys! You're all amazing! Tokyo Sidekick has been funded with $51,262, and four stretch goals were unlocked! So what's next? Kickstarter will charge your pledge and let us know by tomorrow our initial backer report. The Pledgemanager is pretty... (Read More)

Update 14.1 - Welcome Transporter!

September 3rd - via:
Hey guys! You did it!!!! You've unlocked the Transporter card, Ability cards, cardboard standee and acrylic standee and it will be added to each pledge of $60 and up! We've got about two and a half hours left to reach the last character - at $55,000,... (Read More)

Update 14.0 - Playmat design results

September 3rd - via:
Hey guys!!! Thanks so much for giving us your opinion on the design of the playmat! Two-thirds of you liked the logos being added to the edges. We also heard your worries that it may look too cluttered so we will make the logos smaller:  I'm still... (Read More)

Update 13.0 - Welcome Babblefish!

September 2nd - via:
Hey guys!!! You did it! Babblefish has been unlocked and will be included for all pledges of $60 and up - the card, cardboard standee and acrylic standee! Maisy was so excited she dressed up like her alter-ego! So, we've got a little under 24 hours... (Read More)

Update 12.5 - Heather can't math

September 1st - via:
Hey guys! So as was pointed out to me, I cannot math, nor read a calendar correctly apparently. =) I wrote out this nice schedule of who I was going to feature for characters and when - and then I totally skipped over a set. >< So TONIGHT will... (Read More)

Update 12.0 - Quick poll about the playmat

September 1st - via:
Hey guys! Although I love the way the playmat came out, I thought maybe the black 'bumpers' on each side were a little plain. After discussing it, I made a quick mock-up of the playmat with the Heroes' logos filling in the blank, and the team is... (Read More)

Update 11.0 - Final character previews!

August 31st - via:
Hey guys! Happy end of August to you! I got a nice little surprise today - I didn't think the samples were getting here until later this week and I was worried about them getting here in time to show off! Some details: Sorry, my camera doesn't do it... (Read More)

Update 10.0 - New stretch goal preview, winning backer sleeve and more character peeks!

August 30th - via:
Hey guys! Hope you're having a great weekend! About four more days left in the campaign and I was very excited to check in and find out you guys are well beyond safely past that stretch goal, so every $60+ backer (including retailers) will receive... (Read More)

Update 9.0 - Reach out and grab that stretch goal!!!

August 28th - via:
Hey guys! I'm sitting here staring at that total and trying to mentally urge it over the $40k line!!!! It's soooo close! As I've said in the comments, even if you can't afford to pledge as much as you'd like right now and intend to upgrade your... (Read More)

Update 8.0 - Here's some more Ability cards, and another Menace!

August 27th - via:
Hey guys! I gathered up some more of the Ability cards to get caught up on the Heroes we've met so far - I'll include the Hero's Abilities when I introduce them now. =) Melty Sweet Snake Kiss Sonic Shadow Kaguya Girl Cyber Tengu Which brings us to... (Read More)

Update 7.0 - Skills, acrylics and more character profiles!

August 26th - via:
Hey guys! We made some nice progress today! Well done! We're sneaking up on that World Creator character! I was reminded when I woke up this morning that I forgot one aspect of the character stretch goals - their Ability cards! Each Hero (including... (Read More)

Update 6.0 - FIVE character close-ups - including the first stretch goal character!

August 25th - via:
Hey guys! Thanks to everyone who gave feedback about the backer-exclusive game sleeve - we did take a look at your responses and the comments, and Maisy went to work! She presented the team with several updates, and we chose our two favorites. So now... (Read More)

Update 5.0 - First stretch goal unlocked, more character close-ups!

August 24th - via:
Hey guys! My apologies for no updates over the weekend. We had some wild weather, and it did not help my migraine one bit. Please forgive any typos in this update - still having a bit of trouble seeing straight! But the great news is that you guys... (Read More)

Update 4.0 - Step by Step, Inch by Inch! More character intros and the box sleeve

August 21st - via:
Hey guys! A bit of a 'yo-yo' day for the campaign - we were going up and down there for a bit, but we're getting toward that first stretch goal! We have quite a few $1 backers again, as we did on the first campaign. Although increasing your pledge in... (Read More)

Update 3.0 - Thank you!!! Off we go toward stretch goals!!!

August 20th - via:
Hey guys! First we need to say THANK YOU!!! We reached the funding goal this afternoon and are continuing to slowly but steadily gain traction, and it's all thanks to you! We're at about the same funding level we reached at the END of day four of... (Read More)

Update 2.0 - Sneak peek at the first stretch goal!

August 19th - via:
Hey guys! Well, Kickstarter loves us, and so do you! And we love you! We're up to 93% - so close we can taste the stretch goals!!!! And just at the right time, Maisy got a sample of our first stretch goal, so we thought it appropriate that we share... (Read More)

Update 1.0 - Welcome back!

August 18th - via:
Hey guys!!!!!!!!!! Welcome or welcome back!! We're so happy you're here, and we're so thankful for your support so far! We have passed the 2/3 mark and are fast approaching 75%, which means stretch goals will start unlocking before you know it! You... (Read More)

Update 0.5 - Day One Stream link!

August 18th - via:
Hey guys! Welcome (or welcome back!). We're so glad you're here! I'll do a more in-depth update later tonight, but Jackson and I will be doing the Day One Recap on our YouTube channel at 4 p.m. pacific/7 p.m. eastern! JOIN US HERE! We hope you can... (Read More)

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