Forest Fire!

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A cooperative family game for 1-5 players ages 8+ fighting forest fires, saving homes, schools. Wind, drought, bulldozers, helicopters.
  • Funding Breakdown
  • Goal $4,000.00
  • Total Pledged $4,366.00
  • Backers 57
  • Pledge Rewards $3,475.00
  • Addons & Shipping $891.00
  • Avg. per Backer $76.60
  • Rank 7698 of 14383
  • Rewards
  • Reward Levels 10
  • Lowest Level $10.00
  • Highest Level $400.00
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    Pledge $65.00 or more
    19 of 100 backers
    Your game will be in the first group made, and will include a metal die-cast helicopter (shown in the image) and two die-cast shovels. The 18x18 inch folding board is printed with a smoky background, fire pieces are acrylic 3D translucent shapes (shown in the image), houses are wooden pieces (shown), the rivers and burnt acres are colored disks. Water barrels and extinguisher balls are printed tokens (shown). The game contains 62 beautifully-illustrated cards, together with dice, rule booklet, and all the pieces needed to play the game. Your name will appear in the list of backers in the rule booklet. Games will be shipped directly from TheGameCrafter. Shipping is included in the amount for US and Canada, extra (paid through Kickstarter as part of the pledge) for EU, UK, Australia. The die-cast helicopter and shovels will be mailed directly to you at no charge.

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    Pledge $10.00 or more
    5 backers
    As a thank-you for backing our project, your name will appear in the rules booklet (which will be mailed to you) with the other backers.
    Pledge $25.00 or more
    8 backers
    You get all 62 beautiful cards, the rules booklet, and an image of the board for download and print. To play the game with this, you print the board at at 18x18 inches and supplement this set with your own pieces, which can be buttons, houses from other games, colored disks, beads, whatever you like. Includes printed tokens of a helicopter and two bulldozers. Your name will be added to the list of backers in the rules booklet. Shipping will be direct from TheGameCrafter.
    Pledge $45.00 or more
    0 backers
    This reward is the full beautiful 62 card deck, rules booklet, tokens for helicopter and two bulldozers, download of the board image for printing plus a signed (8x10in; 20x25cm) print of the box cover watercolor art. Over 40% of the pledge amount will go directly to the artist. You will have everything you need to play the game and you can use your own pieces for rivers, houses, fire, burnt acres, rock. Your name will be listed in the backers list of the rules booklet.
    Pledge $50.00 or more
    1 of 100 backers
    You will receive a limited edition (of 100) signed print of the original box cover water color, 8 x 10 inches. It will not have the game title, but will be individually signed (not print-signed) by the artist, Leith Walton (www.leithwalton.com). I put this item in to help the artist, not for the game. >> The artist will receive 0ver 50% of the pledge amount. << The print run will be limited to 100. Your name will be added to the list of backers in the rules booklet. Shipping is free (pre-paid) for this item.
    Pledge $50.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    Your game will be in the first group made, and will include everything needed for the game, the same as the full commercial version of the game. The beautiful box will be as shown, the 18x18 inch folding board is printed with a smoky background, fire pieces are acrylic 3D translucent shapes (shown in the image), houses are wooden pieces (shown), the rivers and burnt acres are colored disks. Water barrels and extinguisher balls, helicopters and bulldozers are printed tokens. The game contains 62 beautifully-illustrated cards, together with dice, rule booklet, and all the pieces needed to play the game. Your name will appear in the list of backers in the rule booklet. Games will be shipped directly from TheGameCrafter. Shipping is included in the amount for US and Canada, extra (paid through Kickstarter as part of the pledge) for EU, UK, Australia.
    Pledge $65.00 or more
    19 of 100 backers
    Your game will be in the first group made, and will include a metal die-cast helicopter (shown in the image) and two die-cast shovels. The 18x18 inch folding board is printed with a smoky background, fire pieces are acrylic 3D translucent shapes (shown in the image), houses are wooden pieces (shown), the rivers and burnt acres are colored disks. Water barrels and extinguisher balls are printed tokens (shown). The game contains 62 beautifully-illustrated cards, together with dice, rule booklet, and all the pieces needed to play the game. Your name will appear in the list of backers in the rule booklet. Games will be shipped directly from TheGameCrafter. Shipping is included in the amount for US and Canada, extra (paid through Kickstarter as part of the pledge) for EU, UK, Australia. The die-cast helicopter and shovels will be mailed directly to you at no charge.
    Pledge $85.00 or more
    4 of 100 backers
    Your game will be in the first group made, and will include a metal die-cast helicopter (shown in the image) and two die-cast shovels. The 18x18 inch folding board is printed with a smoky background, fire pieces are acrylic 3D translucent shapes (shown in the image), houses are wooden pieces (shown), the rivers and burnt acres are colored disks. Water barrels and extinguisher balls are printed tokens (shown). The game contains 62 beautifully-illustrated cards, together with dice, rule booklet, and all the pieces needed to play the game. This pledge is an upgrade with 2 (two!) die-cast bulldozers sent to you separately. Bulldozers are interchangeable with shovels. Your name will appear in the list of backers in the rule booklet. Games will be shipped directly from TheGameCrafter. Shipping is included in the amount for US and Canada, extra (paid through Kickstarter as part of the pledge) for EU, UK, Australia. The die-cast helicopter and shovels will be included.
    Pledge $100.00 or more
    8 of 10 backers
    NOTE: Select this only if you can or will be in Seattle (WA, US) for a few days in 2020. You will receive the deluxe game as described in the other reward. It will be delivered as the others are scheduled. You will also receive an invitation to dinner and an evening playing Forest Fire! (and others of our games if you want) with our family, including my grandson for whom the game was designed. If for some reason we are unable to arrange an evening for this, we will refund you the extra $40 at the end of 2020. Your name as a 'Gold backer' will be highlighted in the rules booklet.
    Pledge $350.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    There is only one original watercolor of the art for this game. It is 28x33cm (11 x 13 inches), and a truly wonderful work of art by Leith Walton (www.leithwalton.com). This watercolor does not have the title of the game on it, that is digitally added for the game. I put this item in to help the artist, not for the game. >> The artist will receive 0ver 70% of the pledge amount. << Your name will be added to the list of backers in the rules booklet.
    Pledge $400.00 or more
    1 of 1 backers
    There is only one original watercolor of the board for this game. It is 45cm x 45cm (about 17 x 17 inches), and a truly wonderful work of art by Leith Walton (www.leithwalton.com). This watercolor does not have the hex overlay, that is digitally added for the game. I put this item in to help the artist. >> The artist will receive over 60% of the pledge amount. << Your name will be added to the 'Gold' list of backers in the rules booklet.

Historical Data

Date Backers Pledged Comments Updates
Oct 7 11 $497.00 0 1
Oct 8 20 $1,010.00 3 1
Oct 10 23 $1,205.00 3 1
Oct 11 24 $1,215.00 3 1
Oct 12 25 $1,315.00 3 1
Oct 13 27 $1,480.00 5 2
Oct 15 29 $1,660.00 5 2
Oct 16 30 $1,685.00 5 2
Oct 18 30 $1,685.00 5 2
Oct 20 30 $1,685.00 5 2
Oct 21 33 $1,865.00 5 3
Oct 23 34 $1,939.00 5 3
Oct 24 37 $2,489.00 5 3
Oct 26 37 $2,489.00 5 3
Oct 27 38 $2,539.00 5 3
Oct 29 42 $2,779.00 5 4
Oct 30 42 $2,779.00 9 4
Nov 2 42 $2,800.00 9 4
Nov 3 42 $2,800.00 9 4
Nov 10 56 $4,361.00 23 9
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