Rocket Dice

A project in Manchester, NH by Springboard ... Powered by Game Salute

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Inspired by the retro-future scifi of the 1950's, Rocket Dice will add a unique vibe to any space-themed board game in need of dice.
Backers: 1263
Average Pledge Per Backer: $54

Funded: $67,629 of $5,000
Dates: Mar 19th -> Apr 18th (31 days)
Project By: Springboard ... Powered by Game Salute
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Latest News

Game Salute: Three Years Later, Rocket Dice is Cancelled

April 19th - via:
Game Salute launched a thematic dice Kickstarter campaign inspired by their Alien Frontiers game in March of 2013, eventually cancelling the entire project on April 18, 2016. The rocket-shaped dice campaign was funded in 3.5 hours. The campaign originally was designed to produce six-sided dice with pips in the player colors for Alien Frontiers, eventually expanded into 12 colors of dice covering the typical range of RPG polyhedrals, Fudge (Fate) compatible dice, and numbered six-sided dice. (Read More)

D3 in 12 Colors at $65,000

April 18th - via:
We just topped $62,000 to unlock the final set of RPG dice.  BROWN is Unlocked! Of course, as soon as I typed that, the total dipped back below $62,000 but I'm fairly confident that it will pop over again very soon. So, what's next? The D3 will be... (Read More)

Dice Commander – A Dice Lover's Best Value

April 18th - via:
I know you love dice, and what's better than dice in styles you've never seen before? That's why Rocket Dice has a DICE COMMANDER pledge level. For less than $1 per die, you can get one of every Rocket Die with a minimum guarantee of 100 dice. The... (Read More)

Admiral of the Rocket Fleet

April 17th - via:
As we enter the final 24 hours of the Rocket Dice project, I'm very pleased to present a new pledge level – Admiral of the Rocket Fleet Certainly it is not a pledge level for everyone, but if you like dice and you like to be prepared for any dicing... (Read More)

WHITE RPG Dice Unlocked! ORANGE RPG Die Stretch!

April 17th - via:
Things are speeding up and locks are falling away fast now. WHITE RPG Dice have just been unlocked. The new stretch for ORANGE RPG Dice has begun. Keep telling your friends and followers about Rocket Dice!  (Read More)

Black RPG Unlocked! Stretching for White RPG

April 17th - via:
Y'all are rolling right along. BLACK RPG Dice are unlocked... ...and we're half-way through the stretch for WHITE RPG Dice. Thanks for the support and please keep spreading the word!  (Read More)

Purple RPG Dice Unlocked! Stretching For Black RPG Dice!

April 15th - via:
Very sweet.  Your exuberant pledging sent us over $50,000 and over 1,000 backers and in the same day!  Very Cool!  Thank you! The PURPLE RPG Dice have been unlocked... ...and we're now stretching toward the BLACK RPG Dice. I've also created a new... (Read More)

Rocket Dice — Kickstarter Kountdown

April 15th - via:
It’s one of those why didn’t I think of that projects — dice in the shape of rockets that can be used for RPGs and boardgames. It’s called Rocket Dice, and it’s a Kickstarter project with less than 5 days left in its fundraising. Game Salute has already made its minimum funding ($5000) and now it’s working on a series of stretch goals that each release a new color of RPG dice. (Read More)

Rocket Dice RPG: Blue Set Unlocked

April 14th - via:
Another RPG set has been unlocked...BLUE! So, now we're stretching for GREEN Thank you all!  Keep spreading the word.  (Read More)

Yellow RPG Set Unlocked

April 14th - via:
Excellent Job, you'se guys. The YELLOW RPG dice have been unlocked!! The next goal is $46,000 for the BLUE RPG dice. I've updated the Pledge Planner PDF and you can download it here. Also, in case you missed it in the comments section, I've designed... (Read More)

Red RPG Rocket Dice Are GO!

April 12th - via:
Waking up to a new stretch goal achievement is always great!  Red RPG Rocket Dice are GO!  The Pledge Planner has been updated and you can download it here. The next RPG set on the horizon is Yellow! If you missed yesterday's announcement, we'll be... (Read More)

AF4th Will Be Fully Rocket Dice Compatible

April 11th - via:
It's taken a bit of time and a creative docking port manipulation, but I'm very happy to say that Alien Frontiers 4th Edition will be fully ROCKET DICE compatible.  The new game board will be double-sided, with... Standard Docking Ports on Side A... (Read More)

Let The RPG Dice Roll!

April 11th - via:
Congrats Everyone...You've unlocked all seven RPG dice shapes and the first color...FROST.  Every $2,000 you add from here will unlock a new color for the RPG Dice sets. The Pledge Planner has been updated and you can download it here. Keep... (Read More)

Rocket Dice Pledge Planner

April 10th - via:
We're getting close to unlocking the first set of RPG dice...just $901 to it's looking really good! Some people have been confused by the number of variations on dice styles and colors and what pledge levels include what items and how to add... (Read More)

Now Stretching for Rocket Dice RPG!!!

April 6th - via:
Super!  You have unlocked the last Numeral die color.  BROWN Numeral Dice will now be among your choices when you fill out your surveys to choose your dice colors and styles. you're now ready to stretch for Rocket Dice RPG style.  Rocket Dice RPG... (Read More)

Rocket Dice Bag & One Numeral Left

April 5th - via:
Hi Everyone! Just a quick update today to let you know that we're almost at the $36,000 needed to unlock the final Numeral-style Rocket Die.  Once we have that then we're working for a whole new set of dice...Rocket Dice RPG! I received the... (Read More)

White Numeral Die & Dice Commander Pledge Level

March 31st - via:
You've unlocked the White Numeral Die and are almost to the $33,000 needed to unlock the Orange Numeral Die.  Cool! This also means that the Dice Commander level now includes 32 unique dice in its 100 dice minimum reward.   (Read More)

Dice Commander Pledge Level

March 30th - via:
800 Backers !!!  Woohoo!!! I was going to save this announcement for when all of the numeral dice were unlocked at $36,000, but my boss tapped me on the shoulder, gave me a look and said "Dude?!?" How could I argue with that? At long last, and by... (Read More)

Rocket Dice Bag & Numeral Dice Colors

March 29th - via:
Congratulations. You've unlocked the Black Numeral Die. Next Up, White Numeral Die. Second tier colors will be added for every $1,000 you add until you've unlocked all of them. Because Rocket Dice are cool, they should have a cool place to live. So,... (Read More)

Rocket Dice Numerals: Unlocked!

March 28th - via:
You've done it again. You've pushed the pledges over the $30,000 mark and a new style of Rocket Dice has been unlocked.  I present, Rocket Dice Numerals. Numeral style Rocket dice are now an option you'll be able to select when it comes time to... (Read More)

Rocket Dice: Do They Fit?

March 26th - via:
I've been asked one particular question several times -- "Do the Rocket Dice fit in the allotted docking spaces on the Alien Frontiers game board?" The short answer is "No, the Rocket Dice shape makes them longer than the printed docking squares." ... (Read More)

Fudge Dice Unlocked! Numeral Dice Next!

March 25th - via:
Hi All...Just a really quick update before I head to bed.  While I was at GameStorm, You pushed Rocket Dice up past $26,000.  Amazing!!  Thank you. I outlined a number of future stretch goals. Fudge Dice in the first six colors at... (Read More)

Shut Up & Sit Down Games News!

March 25th - via:
Quinns: We’re used to board games testing our brains, reflexes, even our privates. But lungs? That’s a new one. Enter Antoine Bauza’s Rampage, which should be landing this year. Bauza’s one of our favourite designers here at SU&SD, having crafted 7 Wonders and Ghost Stories, both of which are capable of collapsing your face into deep thought like a strong man might fold a deck chair. (Read More)

A Full Set! Stretch Goal #6 Unlocked

March 20th - via:
That's really amazing.  29.5 hours after launch and you all have swept the planned Stretch Goals.  BROWN Rocket Dice are now unlocked! This means that when it comes time to choose the colors for your Rocket Dice 6-Packs, BROWN will be among your... (Read More)

Stunning: Stretch Goal #5 Unlocked

March 20th - via:
Super...I'm so glad that war-weary spacer made it home safe and sound. Yup, Stretch Goal #5 is Unlocked. This means that when it comes time to make the color selections for your 6-packs, GRAY will be one of your color choice options. It is safe to... (Read More)

Magic While I Slept: Stretch Goals 3 and 4 Unlocked

March 20th - via:
It's true what they say...Fairies come in the night and leave you presents while you sleep.  Stretch Goals #3 and #4 have been unlocked So, when it comes time to choose the colors for your 6-packs, Pink and Orange will be among your color choice... (Read More)

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