Exploding Kittens

Ken Gruhl joins Exploding Kittens as Senior Game Designer

“This role is a great departure from freelance for me to learn the inner workings of a publisher which understands great hooks and gameplay,” said Gruhl.

Exploding Kittens debuts new word game, A Little Wordy

“A Little Wordy combines the best of Scrabble and Clue into a portable game that only takes a few minutes to set up and get going,” said Exploding Kittens’ Matthew Inman.

Mojo 100 Rising Star Sam Roberts on working for So Sound and playing with toys

So Sound’s Toy and Game Designer Sam Roberts talks cats, coffee and coming up with ideas.

Watch: Exploding Kittens’ Elan Lee on design, inventors and fuelling creativity

Elan Lee – CEO at Exploding Kittens – discusses the origins of the now iconic card game, sheds light on where the idea for the company’s latest game – Poetry for Neanderthals – came from, and his top tips for fuelling creativity.

Exploding Kittens launches word-guessing party game, Poetry for Neanderthals

“Poetry for Neanderthals was born when two friends introduced me to a word game they invented, where each player had to describe a life experience using only single syllable words,” said Elan Lee, co-creator of Exploding Kittens.

Frosthaven passes $5m mark in 24 hours on Kickstarter

Currently sat at $6.6m at time of writing, Frosthaven is already the fourth most funded tabletop project in Kickstarter history.

Asmodee UK sees sales soar 21% in 2019

Sales of Dobble – the UK’s best-selling game – grew 62%, while Bananagrams enjoyed a sales spike of 28%.

More than $1bn has been pledged to game projects on Kickstarter to date

Tabletop projects made up the largest slice, contributing $687m.

Exploding Kittens blends card games and dodgeball with Throw Throw Burrito

The game sees players try to collect matching sets of cards faster than their opponents, while simultaneously throwing squishy burritos at each other.

Exploding Kittens co-creator Elan Lee on Kickstarter, “failing fast” and the differences between digital and physical gaming

In 2015, Elan Lee saw 219,382 backers pledge over $8m on Kickstarter to make his card game, Exploding Kittens, a reality.

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