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How New Creators Changed the Game on Kickstarter in 2017

It’s easy to lump successful Kickstarter campaigns into one batch and attribute their riches attained to expensive viral marketing, in-demand artists, and expert staff. The truth is a bit more nuanced and grassroots, especially for new creators. I am writing this post as a way to build context for all the new creators in 2017 and explain all the beautiful changes which happened this year. Many campaigns were developed by veteran Kickstarter creators, but a majority of trends we take…

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A Dog’s Life – Reviewer Game of the Quarter!

Congratulations to the publishers, fans, and most of all the reviewers for A Dog’s Life! Each quarter, the Board Game Reviewers Group on Facebook conducts a poll to determine the game of the quarter. For this poll, a game will earn 10 to 1 points based on its position on the poll itself from best to 10th best. Games get bonus points for any original review content created within that quarter for the game linked in the comments. Admittedly, A…

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Herbaceous – Reviewers’ Game of the Quarter!

Each quarter, the Board Game Reviewers Group on Facebook conducts a poll to determine the game of the quarter. For this poll, a game will earn 10 to 1 points based on its position on the poll itself from best to 10th best. Games get bonus points for any original review content created within that quarter for the game linked in the comments. Herbaceous actually gained its lion’s share of points in the poll itself. Here are the two reviews…

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