Kickstarter Postmortem: Redefine Success

This is a postmortem in hopes that others may learn from our successes and mistakes.

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Happy Hour! Card Game Now on Kickstarter!

Happy Hour!, the first bartending card game, is now available on Kickstarter. It's the latest game I've been working on with my good friend, graphic artist Walker Cahall. We're really proud of it and we'd love it if you checked it out on Kickstarter, but first... Dinner's Ready, the first game I created on Kickstarter back in … Continue reading Happy Hour! Card Game Now on Kickstarter!

How to Run a Successful Crowdsourcing Campaign

If you want to be successful in crowdfunding, you're going to need to put in the work before, during, and after the campaign. This post contains knowledge I learned firsthand from running my own campaigns, contributing to the successful campaigns of others, and information I've learned from my entrepreneurship classes on crowdfunding. Crowdfunding not only gives … Continue reading How to Run a Successful Crowdsourcing Campaign

Dinner’s Ready! is now available on Kickstarter!

It was another late night last night and I'm hoping it's the last one for a while. We launched Dinner's Ready! yesterday afternoon to a "soft opening." I sent e-mails to my closest 132 friends and family, encouraging them to hurry over to the Kickstarter page to pick up one of the "Early Bird Specials" we're offering. I … Continue reading Dinner’s Ready! is now available on Kickstarter!

Some Dinner’s Ready! Updates

On the last episode of my podcast The Modern Artrepreneur, I discussed the history behind my new family card game, Dinner's Ready! The game didn't always start out as a family-focused, healthy eating, nutrition-driven card game, but in fact, it was quite the opposite. The game started out as War College, a new style "war" card game based on the … Continue reading Some Dinner’s Ready! Updates