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☕️ Chai—An Immersive Tea Board Game!

A project in Calgary, Canada by Dan & Connie Kazmaier

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An immersive game of combining tea flavours to make your perfect blend.
Backers: 2596
Average Pledge Per Backer: $52

Funded: $135,883 of $25,000
Dates: Dec 4th -> Jan 7th (35 days)
Project By: Dan & Connie Kazmaier
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Latest News

Chai (Solo Mode)

June 2nd - via: therathole.ca
The current Kickstarter campaign says The High Tea expansion will be compatible with all the solo rules, and there is a video focusing on solo play already filmed and coming soon. (Read More)

☕️ Update 21: ⏰ 13 Hours Left & Deluxe Edition NOW Includes 4 More Unlocks! ❤️

January 7th - via: kickstarter.com
WOW. ❤️ 4 more stretch goals unlocked in literally hours since our last update this afternoon... COMMUNI-TEA,  🙌 we're literally 144 Deluxe Pledges or $8.5K away from having GameTrayz in every Deluxe copy of ☕️ Chai! Today was the BIGGEST... (Read More)

☕️ Update 20: We've UNLOCKED 11 Stretch Goals—🔶 Azul-like tiles! 🎉

January 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Communi-tea, it's our moment! 😍 Our ☕️ Chai game is just about to enter the last 24-hours of the campaign, and over the past couple days we've UNLOCKED 11 stretch goals! Another 5 customer cards have been added to the Deluxe Edition! The... (Read More)

☕️ Update 19: Social Stretch Goals - 10 Unique Cards Unlocked! ❤️

January 5th - via: kickstarter.com
5/10 SOCIAL STRETCH GOALS UNLOCKED! ❤️ WELL DONE! ❤️ 🎉 Our communi-tea has rocked it... in the past 2 days we've already finished half of the social stretch goals, meaning 10 new pieces of card art! There's 48 HOURS LEFT and the remaining... (Read More)

☕️ Update 18: ALL 35 Stretch Goals Revealed!! 😍

January 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Good morning (or evening to our European friends), Communi-tea! 😃 We were up all through the night 😅 doubling our stretch goals as you've unlocked them ALL! THANK YOU for all your feedback throughout the campaign for what we should prioritize... (Read More)

☕️ Update 17: Happy New Year 🎉 & Massive Art Stretch Goal! 🎨

January 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
🎉 Happy New Year Communi-tea! 🎉😍 WOW, has 2018 been an adventure! 😃 And we’ve already written day 1 of the next book called 2019 😊📔. We’re going to try to play a 100X1 challenge to get through our unplayed games, stay healthy... (Read More)

☕️ Update 16: Play online at Tabletopia or in Calgary/Toronto! 🇨🇦

December 30th - via: kickstarter.com
It's SO pretty! 🤩 You can now play ☕️ Chai for free on Tabletopia! Want to give ☕️ Chai a try online? It's been a privilege working with the team who imported our wee tea game here. You're able to type with online opponents, invite... (Read More)

☕️ Update 15: Print & Play 🔶 3D Files Unlocked! 🙌

December 28th - via: kickstarter.com
 Communi-tea, you're unlocking more stretch goals than we can keep up with! 😂 This one is really special though—we're excited to be to release ALL the 🔶 3D printer files for you to use with the $5 Print and Play pledge level! You can +add... (Read More)

☕️ Update 14: Merry 🎄 Christmas and LIVE Q&A today @ 7pm EST! 😃

December 27th - via: kickstarter.com
We hope you've had an amazing 🎄Christmas with loved ones! ❤️ We can't count the number of 🍪 German cookies we've eaten, or measure the joy we've experienced spending the past few days with family. Comment below or in the main comments... (Read More)

☕️ Update 13: FREE Pickup at 🇩🇪 Essen Spiel 2019!

December 20th - via: kickstarter.com
It's true, we're going to 🇩🇪 Essen Spiel 2019! Attending the world's largest annual 🎲 board game convention has always been a dream of ours, especially with Daniel's parents coming from Neustadt an der Weinstraße—a little town near... (Read More)

☕️ Update 12: 🇹🇭 Manop's Farm 👨‍🌾 UNLOCK!

December 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Many of you followed our Thailand & China journey on Instagram this summer! ❤️ We loved connecting with new local friends, learning how to cook Pad Thai (mmhm!), and relaxing before Connie started teaching in the fall. Below in 🇹🇭... (Read More)

☕️ Update 11: 1,000+ Backers & 3D Printer Files! 😍

December 16th - via: kickstarter.com
 🎉 WOW! Our communi-tea has done it... we're now over 1000+ backers strong! 🎉 We're absolutely blown away by your support, and your encouragement has lifted us through many a late night! They say: "A rising tide lifts all boats," and we... (Read More)

☕️ Update 10: LIVE in 1 hour for 🌍 International Tea Day! 😃

December 15th - via: kickstarter.com
We hope everyone is having a lovely International Tea Day! Join us LIVE in an hour here at 4pm EST on Kickstarter for a time of refreshment as we chat about ☕️ Chai, tea, and answer any questions you might have. We'll be sharing more about... (Read More)

☕️ Update 9: GameTrayz & NEW Stretch Goals! 😮

December 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Yup, it's true. 😍 We just followed up with Noah from GameTrayz! We want to make the Deluxe Edition really special, and chatting with our ☕️ Chai Playtesting Community deemed it would be a wonderful upgrade! Noah has worked on inserts in... (Read More)

☕️ Update 8: Have a ☕️ Chai on us 25 X Giveaway! ❤️

December 11th - via: kickstarter.com
☕️ Chai communi-tea friends in 🇺🇸US/CAN🇨🇦 ! You've believed in us. You've made this game a reali-tea, and we are so every thankful for all of you! Thanks for joining us last night at our LIVE tea par-tea, where we alluded to a... (Read More)

☕️ Update 7: UNLOCKED Spot UV Deluxe Box! 🤩 1st Superfan & LIVE in 2 hours! ❤️

December 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Another day another stretch goal! 😂 But this one is incredibly special.... you've UNLOCKED the Deluxe Spot UV box! We're working with our manufacturer right now to figure out the glossiness of the black ☕️ Chai title on the front, and the... (Read More)

☕️ Update 6: LIVE Tea Par-tea, Q&A, Playthrough in 12 hours! 🙌

December 10th - via: kickstarter.com
We're having a LIVE Tea Par-tea in exactly 12 hours!! 😍Y'all are seriously the best... we're SO excited to do something really unique tonight. Press the little "Remind Me" button the video on our Kickstarter video page to be notified when we go... (Read More)

☕️ Update 5: DELUXE Tea Houses Upgraded! 🏠

December 8th - via: kickstarter.com
It seems like another day, another stretch goal UNLOCKED! 😍 Thank you for all your encouraging messages and support! Together we've unlocked a DELUXE upgrade for the 5 tea houses! 😃 Whether you receive your ☕️ from a "teahouse" or a "tea... (Read More)

☕️ Update 4: Group Pledges & 5 Christmas Cards Unlocked! 🎄

December 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Our communi-tea has done it again! 😍 YOU'VE unlocked 5 Christmas 🎄 Holiday Cards! Connie has designed 5 Christmas 🎄 Holiday cards for you to download for FREE! They're perfect for gifting a ☕️ Chai pledge or two! 😄 "Eat, chai, and be... (Read More)

☕️ Update 3: Superfan Cards & 6 NEW Stretch Goals! 😍

December 7th - via: kickstarter.com
We are SO excited to let 5 backers in our incredible communi-tea create their own ☕️ Chai customer cards! ❤️ Each week during the Kickstarter campaign a SUPERFAN will create a description of a unique tea character that our lovely artist... (Read More)

☕️ Update 2: An Online Surprise & Stretch Goal Unlocked! 😃

December 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Y'all keep surprising us in good ways so today we're going to surprise you! ❤️ Thanks to our friend and playtester Kenny over at Overboard Games, we've launched a FREE Tabletop Simulator version of ☕️ Chai! He and his team did a bit of a... (Read More)


December 6th - via: dicetowernews.com
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☕️ Update 1: Funded in 17 Hours! ❤️

December 5th - via: kickstarter.com
WOW. We're humbled and truly beyond words... thank you so much for making ☕️ Chai a reali-tea in only 17 hours on Day 1! ❤️ This has blown past our expectations, and we're eager to keep the energy going. From the bottom of our hearts, thank... (Read More)

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