KELP - Shark vs Octopus | 2-player asymmetrical game

A project in Hamburg, Germany by Wonderbow Games

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Hide and seek meets bluffing and manipulation. Deck builder meets dice bag builder. A dedicated 2-player game of Shark vs. Octopus.
Backers: 20813
Average Pledge Per Backer: €69

Funded: €1,429,038 of €10,000
Dates: Nov 7th -> Dec 5th (29 days)
Project By: Wonderbow Games
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Latest News

Rolling for Initiative -- Counterfeiting 'Kelp'

January 29th - via:
Board games have joined the ranks of items worthy of counterfeiting along with items such as sneakers, clothing, and computers, so much so that it had even made headlines at NPR. Wonderbow Games launched a very successful Kickstarter campaign for its undersea game Kelp: Shark vs. Octopus, which raised over $1.5 million. However, since the game is scheduled to ship this October, the company owners were very surprised to start receiving email complaints about the quality of the game components, asking for replacement parts and even the game manual. (Read More)

🔥 13.000+ Backers + The Last Stretch Goal 🌟 + The Race of New Pursuits

November 28th - via:
Fellow gamers, As we sail into the final week of the campaign, we're more than thrilled to have over 13.000 backers on board - your enthusiasm has truly made this campaign an unforgettable experience! 🚀  The Last Stretch Goal: Kelp Under the... (Read More)

🌟 10,000+ Backers + Endless Gameplay Combinations 🧩 + The Jellyfish & The Zones

November 21st - via:
We're over the moon with 10,000+ backers joining us! It means we get to share Kelp with such a large community of game lovers, something we never even dreamed of! 🎉 And we appreciate each and every one of you for sharing your LEGO stories with us... (Read More)

What about the Lego Shark? 🦈

November 12th - via:
Stretch Goals 🚀 Your support has been overwhelming, and we're amazed at how quickly all stretch goals have been unlocked! This fantastic journey has been beyond our expectations. Our goal was to create a game with top-quality components from the... (Read More)

Play deadly hide-and-seek as a shark and octopus in two-player board game Kelp

November 10th - via:
Whether prowling the waters as a hungry shark or lurking out of sight amongst shadows and reeds as the wily octopus, players of new board game Kelp will battle to the bitter, bloody end using two vastly different sets of components, mechanics and goals. (Read More)

💚 Thank You + Chonky Octopus Blocks 🐙

November 8th - via:
What an incredible start of the campaign! We're genuinely deeply moved by the extraordinary response to the Kelp campaign. In just 8 minutes, we were fully funded, and in just over 24 hours, more than 2600 backers have come together to support this... (Read More)

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