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Junkyard Derby - Steampunk Racing Board Game

A project in Cincinnati, OH by B'omarr Punk

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Junkyard Derby is a card-driven steampunk racing board game where you build a racer out of junk then battle hazards-and each other.
Backers: 352
Average Pledge Per Backer: $33

Funded: $11,547 of $9,000
Dates: Aug 31st -> Sep 30th (30 days)
Project By: B'omarr Punk
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Latest News

Second Track Unlocked!

September 28th - via: kickstarter.com
We have unlocked the second race track. This will be a looped track which allows for multiple laps, depending on how long of a race you want to play. This track pairs well with the Pit Stops expansion which allows players to build on the track after... (Read More)

Final Push

September 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey all! We are in the final push of the campaign. Here’s what you can do to help us up the amount and unlock more stretch goal rewards for yourself: we have a pinned post on our Facebook page. If you can go like and comment that post, it will... (Read More)

One Week Left!

September 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Good morning! We have a week left on the campaign. We have over 700 people following the project, so we hope to see a lot of those folks jump in during the last 48 hours as they see the project across the finish line. We believe the expansions will... (Read More)

Game Board Upgraded!

September 20th - via: kickstarter.com
We just unlocked the $10,500 stretch goal - upgraded game board quality! What once was a glossy piece of paper is now a real board game board, just like mama used to make! Thank you all so much for keeping up the momentum so we can unlock these great... (Read More)

Expansions Revealed!

September 18th - via: kickstarter.com
We just hit $10,000, and as promised we are announcing the next leg of stretch goals! Each stretch goal below is an expansion pack with new game mechanics, cards, and in some cases tokens to drop on the track. Rubbin' is Racin' - Unlocked at $12,750... (Read More)

Social Stretch

September 17th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Three Stretch Goals Unlocked, Plus a Giveaway!

September 16th - via: kickstarter.com
This weekend we unlocked our third stretch goal: a custom Junkyard Derby die in every box! Thanks for making it happen! The next stretch goal is within reach: upgraded racetrack board! Let's get this thing shared out to everyone who loves a good... (Read More)

Two Stretch Goals!

September 13th - via: kickstarter.com
We just unlocked our second stretch goal, meaning we have the meeples and the upgraded card quality. Next up is a custom die. This d6 will have custom faces for ‘1’ and ‘6’ to help remind you of the auto-fail and auto-success rule. We did... (Read More)


September 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Last night we hit our funding goal. Woohoo! Things we are working on: Getting better shipping quotes for international backers to reduce their shipping costs. More example play videos. Pricing add-ons like playmats. Thank you all for getting us to... (Read More)

Example Play Video 2, Almost Funded!

September 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey folks! Happy Friday. We are $231 away from our funding goal as we write this. Just a few more backers and we start working towards stretch goals! Thanks so much for getting us this far already! We have only had the project up for a week right... (Read More)

Prep Phase Play Example Video

September 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hey all! Three days in and we are 2/3 funded. A heartfelt thank you to everyone who is in on the project with us! Our update today is a video of example gameplay. Adam shows you how to get the game started in the Prep phase. Link:... (Read More)

Halfway There!

September 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
We hit our 50% mark before 48 hours. Awesome! We are on track to unlock some great stretch goals. We plan to share a gameplay video soon. Leave a comment with what you’d like to know more about Junkyard Derby. We hope you enjoy your long Labor Day... (Read More)

Great Start and Rulebook Posted

August 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! 12 hours in and we are 1/3 funded. Thank you all so much for backing us! We know you’re going to love Junkyard Derby as much as we do.  We have had several requests to post the Rulebook. You can do so by clicking this link. The link is also... (Read More)

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