Dreamt up on a plane to Ireland during Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes’ first ever tour in 2016, Frank and Dean Richardson have announced a Kickstarter campaign for their new card game, Halves.
“We sat next to each other on the plane and by the time we landed, we had drawn most of what the game is now,” Dean explains. “So then we went into WHSmiths at the airport, bought a deck of actual cards, some kids coloured stickers and a Sharpie, and just got full tunnel vision. I would say 90 percent of what is in the game now came from that one flight, which is quite a common thing for mine and Frank’s partnership. There’s these moments where a lot comes, and then a lot longer trying to piece that into something that can be put out into the world.”
“Halves has been a labour of love for the past 6 years,” Frank adds. “We conceived the idea of the game on a flight when we were touring and as soon as we made the first prototype we fell in love with the way the game played.
“To finally release it on Kickstarter is an absolute dream; I would love to hit our goal early and get things moving with production. We love the game and can’t wait to hear what everyone thinks of it.”
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