Board Game Day

A project in San Mateo, CA by Ambie Valdés

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A rhyming children's board book about the fun of board gaming
Backers: 737
Average Pledge Per Backer: $24

Funded: $17,386 of $4,000
Dates: Jul 18th -> Aug 17th (30 days)
Project By: Ambie Valdés
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Latest News

The final day!

August 16th - via:
There are 24 hours left in the Kickstarter for Board GameDay! These past few weeks have simultaneously been super long and gone by quickly (which I’m sure many of you have felt as parents)! It’s been exciting seeing so many people interested in... (Read More)

Activity sheet unlocked and the final weekend!

August 12th - via:
We got a lot of backers the last couple days and unlocked the next stretch goal - a Board Game Day themed activity sheet! We have a couple ideas of activity sheets to make but we won’t start working on them until after the Kickstarter, so let us... (Read More)

Another stretch goal! And an international shipping update

August 4th - via:
Woo hoo, we unlocked our $12K stretch goal! That means I’m making a much fancier YouTube read-aloud! I also have some updates for international shipping. If you’re in the US, you can skip this section and go straight to the stretch goals section.... (Read More)

The board games in Board Game Day

August 1st - via:
We’re about halfway through the campaign for Board Game Day and Rachel and I are blown away by all the support so far! Thank you so much! You might be wondering how we decided which games show up in the book. At first, we actually were thinking of... (Read More)

The inspiration for Board Game Day, the winning coloring page, and more stretch goals coming!

July 27th - via:
Before we talk about the stretch goals, I wanted to take some time to talk about some of what inspired me to make Board Game Day. A couple of years ago, I “attended” a virtual gaming convention. Due to having under one-year-old twins, I didn’t... (Read More)

First week done! Coloring pages and a song!

July 22nd - via:
The first week of the Kickstarter is over! Well, there’s still the weekend, but I’ll try to take some time off from obsessively checking the Kickstarter page! But the first week has been amazing - we not only funded on the first day, but we've... (Read More)

Great first day! Plus a Reddit AMA!

July 19th - via:
It’s been almost 25 hours since I pressed the launch button (I woke up early yesterday) and since then we’ve funded and reached the first stretch goal! Thanks again to all of you for backing and sharing the project! I also just noticed that my... (Read More)

Funded on Day 1! Plus details on getting additional copies

July 18th - via:
Wow, thank you everyone for the support and shares so far! Thanks to you, we’ve funded in a little over 7 hours! And, according to Kicktraq, we’re on track for over 3000% funding of our goal!* * I have a feeling there isn’t enough data at this... (Read More)

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