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board/card games Tabletop Kickstarter Campaign Checklist  

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This list is a crowdsourced measure of how important various aspects of a tabletop Kickstarter campaign are to you before you decide to back the campaign.

In reading this list, take note of the following:

- The more votes overall (thumbs up PLUS down) equal how strongly people feel about an issue.

- Where a topic ends up on the list is a signal how many people agree with the sales tactic presented. On either end, more definite. In the middle, not as concrete.

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Images/description of Components Displayed

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198 16
George Jaros added Professional Campaign Layout & Look

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214 25
Reasonable Shipping Arrangement

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190 40
How to Play Video

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158 36
Polished/thematic Layout Overall

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165 43
Apparent Value of Components Vs. Price

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149 55
Streamlined Pledge Tiers

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138 54
Theme of Game As Depicted Via Art/components

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129 64
High-quality Art Assets Ready for Campaign

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148 104
Third-party Reviews/previews

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122 97
Rulebook

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43 8
goodgames added Summary of Core Game Experience in Page and Video

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105 92
Playstyle (euro, American, Card, Party)

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91 90
Simple International Shipping Options

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96 97
Publisher Prior History/reputation

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97 102
Shipping Included

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76 76
markmistr added Time Until Estimated Delivery

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75 78
How Long It Takes to Play the Game

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70 71
How Complex Is the Gameplay?

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82 91
markmistr added Kickstarter Exclusives

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79 87
Number of Players Fits Game Group

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76 91
High-quality Main Video

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45 46
David MacKenzie added Creator's History of Successful Campaigns

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78 100
Stretch Goals displayed at launch

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49 66
Bryan Rosander added Kickstarter Update Plan

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66 96
Shorter Main Video

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61 106
Known Game Designer

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44 75
Best Possible Component Quality Available at Launch

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48 84
George Jaros added Early Bird Not Offered

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57 108
Creator Has Backed Many Campaigns

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13 22
IanHamilton added Accessibility for Gamers With Disabilities - Colourblind Friendliness Etc

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53 108
$1 'thank You' Tier

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35 73
Bryan Rosander added Risks / Delays Analysis

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21 53
David MacKenzie added Previous Campaign Still at the Printer

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40 96
markmistr added Knew About Game Prior to Kickstarter And/or Playtested It

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37 101
George Jaros added Free Print and Play Sample

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33 112
More Miniatures!

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14 59
bugsomeoneelse added Languages

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31 120
Bandwagon (jumping On Success Hoping for Stretch Goals)

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27 115
Blood Rage

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20 104
markmistr added Facebook Friends Backed It

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17 102
Evan Hunt added Retailer Pledge Tier

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16 118
Tabletopia Version Available

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21 144
Early Bird Available

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15 114
Tabletop Simulator Version Available

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0 15
EagleGames added Creator's First Campaign

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2 52
insertstrawhere added Controversial Theme

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4 119
Age Restriction