Davy Jones' Locker: The Kraken Wakes

A project in Fishers, IN by Zachary Jacob

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Choose your ship, add crew members and equipment, and work together to take down the Kraken!
Backers: 1911
Average Pledge Per Backer: $61

Funded: $116,675 of $28,000
Dates: Jul 26th -> Aug 25th (30 days)
Project By: Zachary Jacob
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Latest News

Final 24 hours! + Final Artwork for the Marlin!

August 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! The push we've seen over the last 24 hours has been absolutely amazing! We are now less than $1,000 from hitting that final stretch goal & unlocking the unique ship minis! Thank you all so much! FINALIZED MARLIN ARTWORK We recently received... (Read More)

Last 48 hours + 5-player rules variant!

August 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
We are now in the final 48 hours of the campaign and we want to thank all of you backers! Without your pledges and support, this game wouldn't have had a chance to get out to the world. We truly are so thankful for each and every one of you!  FINAL... (Read More)

6th Stretch Goal unlocked!

August 21st - via: kickstarter.com
You've done it again! We've reached our 6th stretch goal and now every game will come with a custom GameTrayz insert! We are starting the design process of the insert over the next couple of weeks, but we would like to get your feedback on what you... (Read More)

5 Days Left!

August 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Land Ho!  We are only 5 days away from the end of the campaign! You've done an amazing job at spreading the word about the game, helping us reach 5 Stretch Goals and our 3 original Social Goals! Thank you all so much for your help and support by... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #5 Unlocked! - A 5th Playable Ship!

August 14th - via: kickstarter.com
SAIL HO! Wow! It has been awesome to see the growth of the campaign over the last couple of weeks! We sailed right by the 4th stretch goal and now we've hit our 5th (and probably most anticipated at this point)!  So without further ado, we introduce... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #4 unlocked & BGG Social Goal Completed!

August 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Another Stretch Goal down, another upgrade to the components!  These Naval ship & Raiding ship standees will definitely enhance your experience when sailing the Open Seas and battling those ships! But even more so, if you decide to be the Raider... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #3 Unlocked!

August 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Our first component upgrade for Stretch Goals has been unlocked: Cardboard Ship Ability Cards! Currently, we are using standard poker-sized cards for the ship abilities. These allow new ability cards to be seamlessly added to the game, sitting nicely... (Read More)

Live play-through and Q&A sessions August 13!

August 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Just a quick update for you today. For the Q&A session, we've created a forum thread on our BGG page to post your questions. Please use the link below to navigate there and post any questions you'd like us to answer! Keep in mind that we are... (Read More)

Instagram Social Goal met!

August 7th - via: kickstarter.com
We just reached our first Social goal, getting to 500 followers on Instagram! Thank you all for following and helping us reach this goal. We will be discussing and creating these new cards with anyone who would like to help through our Discord... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2 Unlocked - New Shipwreck Cards! Plus a surprise upgrade!

August 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
After charting the journey of 2 more legendary ships, we've finally been able to find their Shipwrecks! These will be full of Gold, Treasure, and upgrades for your ships! For those that don't know, each of the 4 Treasure cards currently in the game... (Read More)

First Stetch Goal Unlocked!

July 29th - via: kickstarter.com
We've found some Buried Treasure!  Our first Stretch Goal has been unlocked! We will be adding these 2 new Treasure cards to the game! These Treasures are very unique and offer some new ways to take down the Kraken! We also have a few other updates... (Read More)


July 28th - via: kickstarter.com
You did it! Davy Jones' Locker: The Kraken Wakes is FUNDED!  Katie & I want to thank you all so much for your support! We made it in just under 48 hours, so we will be putting together a poll with a brief overview of new bosses & mechanics... (Read More)

Poll Time!

July 27th - via: kickstarter.com
We want to do something fun to engage with you all while the campaign is live! We have a few ideas, but wanted to get your thoughts on what you would like to see most! 1. Have a live play through of the game on Tabletop Simulator with anyone who... (Read More)

Update #1 - First 24 hours - Thank you!

July 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all so much for being day 1 backers   We are 70% funded after just 1 day, and that's awesome! The community that has formed around the game has been amazing. Thank you all for the support you've shown Katie & I throughout this project.... (Read More)

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