Let's Go! To Japan from AEG

A project in Henderson, NV by Alderac Entertainment Group

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You've picked the date and booked your flight. Now it's time to plan your dream vacation to Japan!
Backers: 11099
Average Pledge Per Backer: $63

Funded: $703,386 of $10,000
Dates: Mar 21st -> Apr 10th (21 days)
Project By: Alderac Entertainment Group
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Latest News

Campaign End! What comes next, and a message from John!

April 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers! Once again we would like to thank you for your support in the campaign! You’ve made this a wild ride, from all the Stretch, Social, and Bonus goals being unlocked, to the Sumo Match, and all your stories about canceled trips, that... (Read More)

Let's Go! One Last Goal!

April 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers! Thank you for all of your support. It has been an amazing campaign! I have loved the enthusiasm in the comments and I have thoroughly enjoyed hearing all of your stories. We have unlocked all the remaining goals! The +12 tokens are... (Read More)

Let's Land This Campaign! 9,500+ Backers & $600,000+

April 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers, Please place your tray tables up and your seats back in their full upright position.  These updates are getting wild! Where should I start? First of all, The last of the Activity Card additions, Manga Museum, has been added. We... (Read More)

Final 48 Hours!

April 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers! We are in the home stretch of this campaign! We have less than 48 hours left and I happy to see all of the activity still going on in the campaign.  Let's see. Two Tokyo Station cards with art by Toshiyuki Hara- Awesome! Two... (Read More)

Walk & Talk - Bonus Goals - $540,000!

April 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers! It’s been an extremely busy week. The campaign is accelerating again! I am playtesting and editing files, trying to get everything ready before I go to Japan next week! The Walk tokens are now going to be wood in the Matsuri... (Read More)

Nanzenji Temple & $525,000 reached!

April 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers! A Lot of new things to talk about since our last update. Two more cards have been added.  This brings the card total to 156 AND this temple has an aqueduct. That's pretty cool!  Maybe I will visit that aqueduct when go to Japan... (Read More)

$500,000 Reached and Even More to Discover!

April 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers! Today is a big day! We have reached $500,000, unlocked a stretch goal of two alternate art cards, a new round tracker token in the Matsuri edition, and it’s the final day of the sumo tournament.  Please vote because if we reach... (Read More)

Big Update! & Todoroki Valley Park - $475,000

April 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers! Some important things to talk about today! First of all, two more cards were added to the game. Todoroki Valley Park is a secluded park in Tokyo and I'm excited to include it in the game.  We are at a total of 154 cards and you... (Read More)

Stay at a Machiya! - $450,000 Stretch Goal reached!

April 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers! Maybe staying in a Capsule hotel isn’t your kind of thing. Could I interest you in staying in a traditional house that now serves as lodging? Two more cards are added to the game today! Postcard update- I sent out the first batch... (Read More)

Stretch Goal unlocked! Stay at a Capsule Hotel - $425,000

March 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Hey there Travelers! On my trip to Japan that I didn’t get to take, I was supposed to spend my last night at a capsule hotel. I honestly couldn’t convince my girlfriend to spend more than one night in one of these tiny tubes. We figured if we... (Read More)

All Social Goals unlocked! Get a Postcard from Josh!

March 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers! You have helped us complete the last Social Goal! My company had doubts when I made these social goals where people had to share photos. They said and I quote, “There’s no way people will be able to do that!” but I always had... (Read More)

Sake District! Watch Josh play Solo! Sumo Bracket! $400,000!

March 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers! Kanpai! Or Cheers! We’ve unlocked two more Kyoto cards! This time for the Fushimi Sake District. This place is renowned for producing sake for hundreds of years. You can take a tour of the breweries and if drinking isn’t your... (Read More)

Get Food From a Konbini! - $375,000

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Good Morning Travelers! Another card is added to the game! In Japan Convenience stores are known as “Konbini’s” and they have higher quality of food than the ones you can find in America (although a Coke Slushie can be quite amazing). You can... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked: 2 Onsen, Kyoto cards! $350,000

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers! We are wrapping up day 5 of the Kickstarter and it has been an amazing journey so far. We unlocked 2 Onsen cards today  and to be honest, a nice soak in warm water sounds amazing right about now. Let’s keep this campaign going... (Read More)

Need a Vacation? You're in luck, the Vacation! Social Goal is Unlocked!

March 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Travelers! Thank you for sending all the amazing vacation photos! We unlocked the 5 postcards! Here's a sneak peek at one of them: Higashiyama District For the rest, we'll share the rest later! I love postcards. I actually collect them and keep... (Read More)

Ryoanji Temple and some Street Food! 2 Stretch Goals unlocked! - $300,000

March 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Peace in the storm Running a Kickstarter campaign is incredibly exciting and stressful at the same time. We are still running strong and we have you to thank for that! We are only on day 3 and already there is so much going on and so many people to... (Read More)

A visit at the glowing Shinto shrine! - $225,000

March 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello fellow travelers! As usual, Josh here! Your pace keeps up, and your support for Let's Go! To Japan is simply amazing! Thank you for the love you show to this game! We have now unlocked the Kanda shrine which hosts one of the most famous... (Read More)

Wow, everyone! Thank you so much! -$175,000

March 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings Travelers! Thank you everyone for an amazing first day. I wasn’t sure if we could hit $175,000 in the entire campaign and we did it on the first day! Wow! Thank you! Two important updates: Right now in Japan it’s cherry blossom season,... (Read More)

Enjoying the show? - $120,000

March 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Konnichiwa travelers! Josh reporting! Two more cards are being added to the Tokyo Deck. I’m really excited to share this piece of art with you. This is the famous Kabukiza in Ginza. The piece was created as an actual woodblock print known as... (Read More)

Crossing the first stretch goals!

March 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hello fellow travelers! Josh here! First day and we already got the first stretch goals! This Kickstarter already feels like a Matsuri (the Japanese word for festival) to me! Shopping in Shibuya The $25,000 stretch goal adds two unique Shibuya Tokyo... (Read More)

The campaign has taken off!

March 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hello fellow travelers! This is Josh Wood, the designer of Let's Go! To Japan. You have successfully funded your trip to Japan and now it’s time to pack your bags! TheLet’s Go! To Japan team would like to thank you for your help to make this game... (Read More)

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