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  Mobile Arcade Video Game Phenomenon Fruit Ninja Expanding to Board Game Universe Through Tabletop Game Series Kickstarter
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10/17/2017
 


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Los Angeles, October 17, 2017 - Lucky Duck Games, a board game publisher with a mission to transform popular online licenses into amazing tabletop experiences, and Halfbrick Studios, developer and publisher of Fruit Ninja, announced today that the Kickstarter for the Fruit Ninja tabletop game series, is now live. Lucky Duck Games is hoping to raise $10,000, which will go directly towards the production and manufacturing costs of the games. More information about the three games can be found on their Kickstarter campaign page below.

Kickstarter Page for Fruit Ninja Tabletop game Series

The Fruit Ninja Tabletop Game Series consists of three wildly entertaining, family-friendly tabletop games. The creators wanted to make sure that the final products had to be unique in design, fun, accessible for any user, and quick to play. In order to create the dream Fruit Ninja game set, Lucky Duck Games collaborated with 50 of the most creative game designers in the board game industry. After reviewing 20 different prototypes, they selected three of the best games that were submitted:

Fruit Ninja  - Card Master - A Fast-Paced Deck Building Game

Fruit Ninja  - Slice & Dice - A Dice Game of Strategic Fruit Slashing

Fruit Ninja  - Combo Party – An Energy Pack Party Game!

“The support we have received from Halfbrick has been amazing and now we’re incredibly excited to be launching this Kickstarter campaign and get the last bit of support from our community to bring the unparalleled fun of the Fruit Ninja digital experience to a physical form shared at home with friends and family.” says Lucky Duck Founder, Vincent Vergonjeanne.

With more than one billion downloads, Fruit Ninja's core value of accessibility and a positive sense of humor is the perfect match for a series of fun and family-gathering tabletop games. Halfbrick Studios, the creator of the mobile game, has been incredibly helpful in supporting Lucky Duck Games to bring this ambitious project to life.

In exchange for pledging to the project, backers can gain access to three levels of rewards:

Apprentice Ninja Pledge ($29 or more)

  • Fruit Ninja - Card Master
  • All Unlocked Stretch Goals
  • Money Back Guarantee
Graduate Ninja Pledge ($54 or more)
  • Fruit Ninja Card - Master
  • Fruit Ninja - Slice and Dice
  • All Unlocked Stretch Goals
  • Money Back Guarantee
Master Ninja Pledge ($69 or more)
  • Fruit Ninja - Card Master
  • Fruit Ninja - Slice and Dice
  • Fruit Ninja - Combo Party
  • All Unlocked Stretch Goals
  • Money Back Guarantee
Lucky Duck Games has also made a new video to coincide with the launch of the Kickstarter campaign, which you can find below:

 KICKSTARTER VIDEO HERE

The Fruit Ninja Tabletop Game Series is scheduled to release in August of 2018.

Assets can be found in the press kit below:

http://bit.ly/2yof7Ki

You can find Lucky Duck Games on the internet and social media here:

https://www.facebook.com/LuckyDuckGames

https://twitter.com/LDuckGames

http://www.luckyduckgames.com

Media Contact:

HomeRun PR

Damien Sarrazin

Damien@homerunpr.com

Tel: +1.310.741.8659

About Lucky Duck Games

Lucky Duck Games is a board game publisher with a mission to transform popular online licenses to amazing tabletop experiences. We have years of experience creating both, online and board games, and decided to finally clash these skills together and create a company dedicated to add beautiful and fun physical products to the ecosystem of mobile & browser games.

About Halbrick Studios

Halfbrick is a game development studio based in Brisbane, Australia. Founded in 2001, it has developed many popular games across mobile and digital platforms including Fruit Ninja (iOS and Android), Jetpack Joyride (iOS, Android, PlayStation 4) and Dan the Man (iOS and Android). For further information, please visit halfbrick.com and follow on TwitterYouTube or Facebook.