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🐨 Lost In Straya - A fast & fun survival card game

A project in Melbourne, AU by Sam Milham

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💀 A survival card game set in the Australian Outback! Craft. Explore. Survive. Get rescued!
Backers: 1722
Average Pledge Per Backer: $28 AUD

Funded: $48,797 AUD of $3,000 AUD
Dates: Jun 30th -> Jul 21st (21 days)
Project By: Sam Milham
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Latest News

Wastelands Expansion Revealed + Available Now!

July 19th - via:
G'day Mate! This expansion was just too much fun not to illustrate, so I have now enabled Lost In Straya: Wastelands as an add-on expansion for those wanting to tune up their Kickstarter copies into an apocalyptic wasteland setting! What you get:... (Read More)

And The Results Are In! The New Card Added Is...

July 16th - via:
The Yowie! It was absolutely neck and neck between the Yowie and the Bunyip - so much so that I'll have to add the Bunyip in at a later stage too! For now here is the Yowie in all his surfing glory, ready to scare the bajeezuz outta you on your... (Read More)

It's Time For Our Next Community Card Vote!

July 15th - via:
G'day Mate! It's the end of our second week which means it's time for another community vote to add a new card! This week, we're going to venture into the mythical side of Australian creatures - click below to cast your vote and I'll reveal the... (Read More)

🔥 Stretch Goal Unlocked: Slide Out Box Upgrade!

July 10th - via:
Summary Now unlocked for all copies of Lost In Straya - a slide out box upgrade!  Our next stretch goal will unlock a linen finish on the cards, giving a more premium feel to your games. Thank you so much for joining in on the campaign so far and I... (Read More)

The votes are in! The first community card is announced!

July 9th - via:
G'day Mate! Taking out our first community voted card is the Baked Bean Bomb! This will now be added to the game as a handy item to fight off dangerous creatures. Below is the card in all it's glory! Our next stretch goal: slide out box! We're also... (Read More)

What a great first week! Let's vote on our first weekly card to be added!

July 8th - via:
G'day Mate!  Thank you for an amazing first week of Lost In Straya!  With two weeks remaining, we have lots of exciting stretch goals to unlock as we progress through the campaign Each week we will vote on a new card to be added to the game! And to... (Read More)

You voted and the results are in!

July 3rd - via:
G'day Mate!  Thank you for voting in our first couple of community votes! And the winners are ... Firstly, together as a community we've voted for the Megafauna expansion to be added to all copies of Lost In Straya, which adds 10 new extinct... (Read More)

2 Stretch Goals Unlocked & First Community Vote

July 1st - via:
G'day Mate! Our next update is here, and great news! We've discovered TWO new locations on the map and unlocked TWO community votes, firstly for a new card to be designed as voted by you and secondly for a free expansion added to each copy!   (Read More)

I've made a more affordable option for you!

July 1st - via:
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Stretch Goal Unlocked: Blue South Wales

July 1st - via:
G'day Mate! Together we've unlocked our next stretch goal with a Kickstarter exclusive card while exploring a new area on the map!  (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2 Unlocked - welcome to Hanging Rock

July 1st - via:
G'day Mate!  Welcome to our second update! Keep your compasses close and your bottles of water topped up, because we're headed to our next location...  (Read More)

Incredible! Funded in 35 minutes + our first stretch goal unlocked: Van Demon's Land!

July 1st - via:
Thank you for this incredible reception on day 1 so far, very much looking forward to our community votes and general campaign shenanigans to come! I'll see you on the next update!  Sam  (Read More)

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