Survival of the Fattest

A project in Melbourne, AU by Dirty Rascal Games

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Foraging fun for 1-4 critters using action selection, hand management and unique abilities to survive the winter!
Backers: 1945
Average Pledge Per Backer: $88 AUD

Funded: $171,022 AUD of $60,000 AUD
Dates: Oct 25th -> Nov 24th (31 days)
Project By: Dirty Rascal Games
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Latest News

AU$130K Stretch Goal Unlocked - First Player Marker and bonus rules!

November 20th - via: kickstarter.com
We have passed AU$130K and unlocked our final stretch goal! We will now include a wooden first player marker in the shape of a Wild Fruit. If you are holding the marker at the end of a season you will also be able to spend that Wild Fruit on... (Read More)

AU$120K Stretch Goal Unlocked - Score Pad included in both Editions!

November 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! 200% funded!!! That means we've passed AU$120K and unlocked score pads for the game. While this will help you with a clear step by step process for calculating who is the fattest critter, it is also going to make it harder for you to cheat in... (Read More)

AU$110K Stretch Goal Unlocked - Standees also included in the Deluxe Kickstarter Edition!

November 16th - via: kickstarter.com
We've made it to AU$110K and now Standees also included in the Deluxe Kickstarter Edition! Now you're spoiled for choice when playing the Deluxe Kickstarter Edition of Survival of the Fattest, you can choose to use our fantastic chunky miniatures, or... (Read More)

AU$105K Stretch Goal Unlocked - Stickers Galore

November 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Stick 'em here, stick 'em there, stick 'em everywhere!  Get a full set of stickers with all your favourite critters, included in both editions of the game! They are fun, funky and a little bit spunky just like our amazing backers. The sticker sheet... (Read More)

We hit the big AU$100K and Unlocked Custom Player Board Art!

November 13th - via: kickstarter.com
AU$100K and Player Board Art Upgrades unlocked! We know a lot of people have been patiently waiting for this unlock so we are excited to say that we will now have individual artwork for each player board in both editions of the game! You can now give... (Read More)

AU$95K Stretch Goal Unlocked - Nutty Fish Cakes recipe card

November 12th - via: kickstarter.com
AU$95K and we've unlocked the last of our recipe cards! This unlock completes our set of 5 stretch goal recipe cards that all require a Wild Fruit in their cost and provide a unique Market Bonus. I think this recipe will be one of the most sought... (Read More)

AU$90K Stretch Goal Unlocked - Printed Insert in Standard Edition

November 11th - via: kickstarter.com
We've passed AU$90K and unlocked full colour printing on the Standard Edition cardboard insert! A few days ago we deluxified the Deluxe Kickstarter Edition with spot UV printing on the box cover, now we are giving the Standard Edition of the game a... (Read More)

AU$85K Stretch Goal Unlocked - Carrot Top Pesto recipe card

November 9th - via: kickstarter.com
AU$85K and another great recipe to keep you satisfied during winter! Another stretch goal recipe card has been unlocked! This card features a powerful ability if completed from the Market or a whopping 5 points if reserved! New Recipe - Carrot Top... (Read More)

AU$80K Stretch Goal Unlocked - Eton Mess Recipe Card

November 8th - via: kickstarter.com
More recipes, what a delicious mess! Eton mess is a traditional English dessert consisting of a mixture of berries, meringue, and whipped cream. This special recipe require 3 ingredients including a Wild Fruit. It delivers a powerful bonus if... (Read More)

AU$75K Stretch Goal Unlocked - Spot UV printing

November 7th - via: kickstarter.com
We've passed AU$75K and unlocked a deluxification of the Deluxe Kickstarter Edition! We've blown past another stretch goal and unlocked beautiful Spot UV printing on the Deluxe Kickstarter Edition box! The Spot UV effect shall be applied to the logo... (Read More)

$70K Stretch Goal Unlocked - Secret Spices recipe card

November 6th - via: kickstarter.com
$70K and another stretch goal down! The second of our stretch goal recipe cards has been unlocked, these recipes require a Wild Fruit in their cost and provide a unique Market Bonus when completed directly from the Market. Stringing a couple of... (Read More)

$65K Stretch Goal Unlocked - Special Sauce recipe card

November 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Well done everyone, we've unlocked another stretch goal! All of the the stretch goal recipe cards require a Wild Fruit in their cost and provide a unique Market Bonus when completed directly from the Market. Getting the right Market bonuses for your... (Read More)

Fully Funded Foraging Fun! - With surprise unlocks!

November 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Best day ever! What an awesome day, we got there! Thanks to all our amazing backers for your support and help to spread the word and promote Survival of the Fattest. It's such a great feeling knowing we can deliver this game to you all and be part of... (Read More)

Keep them critters rollin' - We're passed the 2/3 mark!

October 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Great progress so far! Congratulations backers, you've done such an amazing job! We're now more than 2/3 of the way to our target and you have pledged over AU$40K. We've still got plenty of time in this campaign to reach our funding goal and then... (Read More)

The critters are on the loose - We're almost 1/2 way already!

October 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you for a great start! Thank you so much to all our incredible supporters and backers! After the first day we're almost half way to reaching our funding goal and looking forward to all the exciting things to come. We'd love to unlock all those... (Read More)

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