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Rival Restaurants: Back for Seconds (Reprint + Expansion)

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Gap Closer Games

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A board game about competitive restaurant owning. Use your chef's power, cook recipes, and lead your restaurant to gastronomical glory.
Backers: 5360
Average Pledge Per Backer: $56

Funded: $300,148 of $15,000
Dates: Feb 18th -> Mar 18th (29 days)
Project By: Gap Closer Games
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Latest News

Guten Tag! Wurst Haus is here! Also, people want to know...WHO'S IN YOUR KITCHEN SQUAD?

March 15th - via:
FULLY. STRETCHED. Not 2, but 3 Stretch Goals Unlocked (We couldn't wait to release the last card, so we're unlocking it now!) Total Event Deck count now 15! We don't expect Surge Pricing to win any popularity contests... but we do fully expect it to... (Read More)

A closer look at the Bento Box: Where Form Meets Function. Also...ONE MORE WEEK!

March 10th - via:
ONE. MORE. WEEK. That's all the time that's left until Back for Seconds is back no more! But enough looking forward. For this next part, we're going to take a look back. The Bento Box: A History San Diego, California. 2018. A few of us at Gap Closer... (Read More)

Just another day at "The Office" with Kelly Carbpoor. Vote for the future of Rival Restaurants!

March 6th - via:
Part of the fun of creating our own board game was coming up with tongue-in-cheek names for all our eccentric chefs. It was during one of our 2AM Google Hangouts that the idea for Kelly Carbpoor was born. (Fans of the The Office, US edition, this... (Read More)

Jamaican' me hungry! Here are 3 more reasons why it's SOCIALLY acceptable to SHARE!

March 4th - via:
You're laying on a beach in Montego Bay, taking in the sun as you sip on a seemingly bottomless glass of rum punch. Suddenly, you feel a familiar rumble in your stomach and realize it's lunchtime. Lucky for you, Rum For Your Life is open for business... (Read More)

Social Media Stretch Goals!

February 29th - via:
Think about your favorite restaurant. Now think about your favorite board game. What do they have in common? You love telling people about them! And that's exactly what these next stretch goals are all about! Introducing the mid-campaign Social Media... (Read More)

The British are coming! The British are coming!

February 26th - via:
One if by land and two if by sea...but how about six new British recipes? Shepherd's Pie... Bangers and Mash... and of course, the ever-iconic Fish and Chips, no matter your preference for sweet or savory, these British recipes are sure to colonize... (Read More)

100,000 reasons to say "Thanks hun!"

February 24th - via:
You did it! $100,000 ain't no thing but a chicken wing!  Thank you to all our new and existing backers for helping us to reach this incredible milestone! We're not even a week into our campaign and already we're way past where we were at this same... (Read More)

Introducing THE EVENT DECK (new mechanic), Unlocked BONUS recipes, and... See you in Vegas??

February 22nd - via:
Ladies and gentleman! Gamers of all ages! It's the event you've all been waiting for... Introducing... THE EVENT DECK! The Event Deck is an exciting new mechanic that brings a new layer of depth and strategy to Rival Restaurants. At the beginning of... (Read More)

1st Stretch Goal reached = new chef, new action cards, and...a bonus SG?!

February 20th - via:
It's only been 48 hours since we launched Back for Seconds but you've already reached the first stretch goal! You guys wok! Just to give you some reference, for our first campaign, it took us almost a week to reach this point, so thank you for being... (Read More)

Now THAT'S what you call a GRAND RE-OPENING!

February 19th - via:
One. Hour. That's all it took for YOU, the amazing, the astounding, the awe-inspiringly awesome Rival Restaurants community, to bring Back for Seconds to life! When we pressed launch earlier this morning, we didn't know what would happen. After our... (Read More)

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