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Plantopia: The Card Game

A project in Singapore, Singapore by Origame

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A strategic card game based on the wonderful and wacky world of Life of a Potato.
Backers: 4976
Average Pledge Per Backer: $35

Funded: $176,124 of $5,000
Dates: Aug 27th -> Sep 21st (25 days)
Project By: Origame
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Eiffel in Louvre with our 4000+ backers. Plus, BEHIND-THE-SCENES!

September 20th - via:
Hello again, gardening groupies! It's only been a short time since our last update but mon Dieu has Rocket Salad taken off! We're now in the top 5 Kickstarter projects (technically the very top one, if you don't count Projects We Love. Kickstarter,... (Read More)

TWO new species, TWO more days!

September 19th - via:
Dear nature aficionados, Since our last update, we've been lucky enough to discover two new exciting plant species, so let's get right into it! The Dutch Champignon, like all our fungis and gals, is excellent company to have around, but don't expect... (Read More)

Sprouts du Deutsch? Final Stretch Goals REVEALED!

September 17th - via:
Dear plant-fans, Our latest discovery is a really beautiful one. Just like the actual German Empress cactus from Earth, the German Empress on Plantopia is pretty in pink, just like the pink watering can in the icon that allows you to plant the... (Read More)

SNEAK PEEK. plus, French and Spanish rulebooks!

September 15th - via:
Dear horticultural enthusiasts, Here's a glimpse of the future: This is just our working prototype, but already you can see it's calling out to be played. And because of all of you, the final version will be even prettier! We're getting very close to... (Read More)


September 12th - via:
Dear backers, We interrupt our regularly scheduled horticultural updates to bring you a breaking shipping news announcement!  We've been working hard to reduce shipping rates for everyone and we are happy to announce that we have managed to reduce... (Read More)

What's that waltzing in the brush?

September 10th - via:
Hello again plant-lovers! We're excited to introduce to you the latest species we discovered, the Kangarule Grass, which only grows in hot and humid weather. A large part of our team have some sort of roo-ts to Australia and so we were roo-ting for... (Read More)

What's that I spy with my London eye?

September 5th - via:
Good morning/afternoon/night, greenery fans! After our last discovery, we made our way across a huge pond until we got to dry land, where we came to a lush emerald forest. There were lots of interesting species of plants here, but the one that... (Read More)


September 3rd - via:
Greetings, Potato Army! Plantopia was designed for friends and families to journey through together, and its inimitable Weather mechanic that has resulted in endless mind games is testament to that. However, sometimes we just want to be alone and... (Read More)

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September 2nd - via:
Antematter is a cool board game that combines combat strategy with the rules of poker. Plantopia is a card game set in the universe of the Life of a Potato comic, and is all about helping Potato and its friends grow the wildest garden in the world. Archon Studios is releasing a new edition of Dungeons and Lasers, a plastic tabletop terrain system complete with walls, floors, doors, archways, and more — and all you have to do is click each piece into place. (Read More)

The Tree North, strong and free!

September 1st - via:
Hello again horticultural enthusiasts! After heading north from our last encounter, we've noticed a species of bright red plant that is extremely friendly and somehow loves nature even more than us. In fact, it's so at peace with nature that we... (Read More)

Living the American Tree-m!

August 31st - via:
Dear nature-lovers, In our most recent discovery, we've found that the the forest in Plantopia is almost like a mirror of the people that have been following us along on our expedition. For example, we've noticed that lots of backers hail from a... (Read More)

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August 31st - via:
It’s time for another Kickstarter round up as we look at some of our favorite tabletop games announced over the last couple of weeks. (Read More)

1000 Backers! Let's have a Tabletop(ia) Party!

August 30th - via:
Thanks so much for all your support, we know that a lot of you have been spreading the love and we see you and thank you from the bottom of our hearts. This is our very first Kickstarter, so whatever happens, you'll always be our first (thousand... (Read More)

Look up, what's that in the sky?

August 29th - via:
In these confusing times we need a hero to lead the way, and perhaps that hero is SuperPotato! Maybe SuperPotato can help us decipher what a Spot UV is, and what even is a Finished Matte (I hear it makes the game box look super sleek and... (Read More)

Cards, cards and more cards!

August 28th - via:
Welcome back, plant-enthusiasts! This Horticultural Update is all about cards, which are one of the most precious resources on planet Plantopia. Cards are used for planting, used for fertilizer, and, as we can see from the plants recently... (Read More)

Is that a wild Symmetree I see?

August 27th - via:
Hello again plant-lovers! In this Horticultural Update it seems like we have encountered three new species of plants - the Symmetree, the mortal enemy of the Cattus, and, what even is this? There is no suitable nomenclature for this so we'll just... (Read More)

We're all going to Plantopia!

August 27th - via:
To all our plant-loving friends: THANK YOU from the bottom of our planter pots. We're so lucky to have you on our journey to Plantopia, and honestly, we didn't think Rocket Salad would get us here so fast. We are overwhelmed by your support, but our... (Read More)

Juego de hoy: Plantopia: The card game

En este juego de los encantadores y, por qué no decirlo, “kawai” amigos de la patata, nos encontramos un juego fácil de explicar, con pocas reglas que llevar en cuenta (si bien hay que estar atento) que nos propone un juego simultaneo donde los jugadores no tienen que aburrirse esperando a que los demás jugadores terminen su turno. (Read More)

The Game Shelf: Our first visit to Gencon? Some first impressions of online demos

August 11th - via:
Plantopia is a game coming to Kickstarter from Origame - a publishing company part-owned by game designer Daryl Chow. Plantopia is themed with the characters from a web comic called 'Life of Potato'. (Read More)

Plantopia: Life of a Potato

August 7th - via:
Plantopia: The Card Game is based on a comic called Life of a Potato and if that sounds delightful to you, read on. Your goal is to plant and grow various different vegetation, either cacti, flowers, or trees, and earn points for garden you put together. (Read More)

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