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Zoo-ography : A Tile Laying Zoo Builder Game for 1-4 Players

A project in Dallas, TX by Doomsday Robots

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Create custom habitats, populate them with a variety of animals, and strategically build attractions to earn the highest rated zoo!
Backers: 1832
Average Pledge Per Backer: $31

Funded: $56,099 of $8,400
Dates: Oct 30th -> Nov 28th (30 days)
Project By: Doomsday Robots
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Latest News

The Final 48 - Final Stretch Goal Revealed

November 26th - via:
A lot has happened over the weekend, so let's briefly recap. The Votes Are in!You added both the Dinosaur Park and Botanical Gardens to the game as Featured Attractions through your voting.  Additionally, the final Deluxe meeple, a Red Panda, is... (Read More)

The Final Week

November 21st - via:
This is so exciting heading into the final week!  You've all been so helpful getting the word out about the campaign and we've unlocked one of our final stretch goals. More Animal Art and a Custom InsertWe were able to add two more animal exhibits... (Read More)

Gearing Up for the Home Stretch

November 17th - via:
While we've been busy at BGG con you all have also been busy!  What a week!  Let's get to it: Upgraded Tokens and More ArtYesterday you all helped us reach over $39,000!  (It's so impressive writing it out like that).   First, with that stretch... (Read More)

At BGG Con Thursday

November 15th - via:
We are set up at K2 in the main ballroom! Come play it yourself and don’t forget to vote for us on GeekBuzz! The Doomsday Robots Team  (Read More)

What an incredible two days!

November 14th - via:
Just after midnight on Tuesday morning, we made the announcement of the release of the Monorail expansion.  John and I debated over it for days prior - it was going to be such a risk.  While several members of this amazing community seeded the idea... (Read More)

Live stream Moved Back

November 13th - via:
This is just a quick update to let you know we've moved the time of tonight's live stream back to 9:00 pm CT (instead of 7:30 pm).  We apologize for any inconvenience, but there was more to do to prepare for tonight's stream than original... (Read More)

The Monorail Expansion is Live and an Awesome Social Media Goal!

November 13th - via:
We are right in the middle of the campaign and couldn't be more excited with it's progress!  You all have taken such an active role in the shaping of the game and telling us what you want to see, and we are excited to say we are making some of your... (Read More)

It's Going to be a Big Week

November 11th - via:
Expect a huge update Tuesday morning with everything we've been doing and what it all means for you!  For today though, a small update. We will be live for an AMABryn will host a question and answer session tomorrow night to explain the exciting... (Read More)

Expansion, Votes, and Video!

November 9th - via:
It's been a little while since we've had the pleasure of updating you, but we've been super busy with ton of new things coming in the following week.  But let's talk votes first. Camel or GazelleThe vote is on a razor's edge.  Whichever animal is... (Read More)

First Livestream

November 7th - via:
I know this isn't a typical update, and I definitely want to tell you more about what we've been doing today.  But first, we are going live for the first time to show off Zoo-ography at 3 players and fielding your questions. The livestream starts at... (Read More)

One Week Down and Things are Going Swimmingly

November 6th - via:
This is a very competitive time to be on Kickstarter, but your continued support and the constant growth of new people joining us gives us hope this campaign can become all we hoped it would be.  Let's cover a few milestones first. Flamingos and... (Read More)

Day 7 - Otterly Awesome Update

November 5th - via:
We just finished the 6th day of the campaign, and we are so excited by all you've done to help us grow and for your continued support and ideas. Otters!Your support just allowed us to add another art upgrade pack!  We already unlocked a new gate and... (Read More)

Day 6 and Bear-ing Good News

November 4th - via:
Wow, Day 6 already!  They say time flies when you are having fun, and I love engaging with you in these updates.  I'm so pleased to see the Zoo-ography Facebook group swelling to over 800 members, and it's really great getting all the amazing... (Read More)

Day 5 - The One Thousandth Backer Day!

November 3rd - via:
It might be a bit presumptuous of us to assume that our 1,000th backer will join our campaign today, but we are getting so close to 1,000 backers!  That's so cool!  Thank you for your efforts to help us grow. Grizzly Bear on the Horizon850 units of... (Read More)

Day 4 Starting with a Splash!

November 2nd - via:
So much to review!  First let us apologize for our lack of responsiveness last night.  If you've been following us on Facebook, we are still working on a potential cooperative mode of play.  We REALLY want this to work, but we aren't going to just... (Read More)

Day 3 begins with another unlock, and a new vote!

November 1st - via:
So much to talk about!  Where to begin? Box Upgrades Unlocked!A beautiful linen matte finish will be added to all versions of the game boxes because of your support.  We love this upgrade as it really gives the box a premium look and feel.  With... (Read More)

3 New Stretch Goals Unlocked and a Slight Voting Change

October 31st - via:
We are back for day 2 and ready for another exciting day.  Let's recap what you were able to help us add to the game since we last updated you. Unlocked GoalsArt Upgrade We will be adding another restaurant, seating area, and gift shop design to the... (Read More)

Advanced Game Mode Stretch Goal Unlocked

October 30th - via:
We put this stretch goal first because we were just so excited by it.  Advanced mode is being added to each game.  In the Retail edition the new animal will be a large token, while the Deluxe Meeple pack will add a new large meeple - and this... (Read More)

Funded and our first Deluxe Stretch Goal Reached!

October 30th - via:
Funded!Funded in less than 5 hours sounds awesome, and you made it happen.  Being only our second project, we are overwhelmed how you showed up on day 1 for us.   Not only that, but you already unlocked the 250 deluxe unit goal for the deluxe... (Read More)

Explanation of the Early Bird

October 30th - via:
There has been confusion concerning the early bird, and I'm hoping this post will help explain it.  First though, let me apologize for the poor explanation done in the pledge tiers. The Early Bird MeeplesThe early bird includes 3 meeples - a Sloth,... (Read More)

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