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Exploding Kittens Acquires First External Game Happy Salmon From North Star Games

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 5:01pm

Exploding Kittens , the hit tabletop game creator, today announced its acquisition of popular, fast-paced card game, Happy Salmon, from North Star Games.

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  • Exploding Kittens , the hit tabletop game creator, today announced its acquisition of popular, fast-paced card game, Happy Salmon, from North Star Games.
  • Designed by Quentin Weir and game developer Ken Gruhl, who has since joined the Exploding Kittens team as Senior Game Designer, the company is reimagining Happy Salmon with an Exploding-Kittens twist and re-releasing the game this November.
  • We want to develop new games and brands, whether thats through our internal team, working with external designers, or by acquiring IP and talent like we did with Happy Salmon.
  • I had no idea Exploding Kittens was so open and eager to receive new games and ideas from external developers like myself, said Spence, Game Designer and Founder of Bold Mango Games.

How Long Is Your Cat A Kitten? New Survey Shows A Majority of Kitten Owners Are Divided On The Answer

Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 1:00pm

Knowing how long a cat is considered a kitten is crucial to ensure they receive all the nutrients needed for growth and development in their diet.

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  • Knowing how long a cat is considered a kitten is crucial to ensure they receive all the nutrients needed for growth and development in their diet.
  • "After a year, a kitten has matured into an adult cat and can be transitioned to adult food formulas.
  • I always recommend consulting your vet if you have specific questions about how long to feed kitten food."
  • The 2021 Kitten Owner Survey by Purina surveyed 1,000 kitten owners in the United States and discovered what kitten owners find most important when it comes to their pet's nutritional needs.

Exploding Kittens Launches New Game, Exploding Minions

Monday, June 21, 2021 - 5:05pm

Exploding Kittens , the hit tabletop game creator, today announced the launch of its first licensed game, Exploding Minions, in collaboration with Illumination and Universal Brand Development.

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  • Exploding Kittens , the hit tabletop game creator, today announced the launch of its first licensed game, Exploding Minions, in collaboration with Illumination and Universal Brand Development.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210621005116/en/
    Exploding Minions by the team behind Exploding Kittens (Photo: Business Wire)
    Were excited to combine one of the biggest card games with Illuminations global pop-culture phenomenon, the Minions, to create a new family game night essential, said Elan Lee, Co-Creator and CEO of Exploding Kittens.
  • Exploding Minions marries these two universes to create a simple yet strategic game for all to enjoy.
  • Exploding Minions is available at Target retail stores, Target.com , and ExplodingKittens.com for $19.99 with availability at Walmart later this summer.

The Purr-Fect Litter Box and No Scooping With Pluto Square

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 5:45pm

PLUTO makes this a reality with their flagship product Pluto Square, the Modern Cat Litter Cube.

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  • PLUTO makes this a reality with their flagship product Pluto Square, the Modern Cat Litter Cube.
  • Pluto Square fits beautifully in the corner of any space and comes with an array of features that places the feline and owner first.
  • Be it newborn kittens or a big cat, Pluto Square is spacious enough to accommodate cats of many shapes and sizes.
  • Pluto Square traps odors in so no one smells the litter.

American Humane Asks Americans to Rescue a Cat - or Two - During Its Adopt-A-Cat Month® This June

Wednesday, June 2, 2021 - 1:00pm

June marks the height of "kitten season," when numerous litters of kittens are born and often end up in animal shelters.

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  • June marks the height of "kitten season," when numerous litters of kittens are born and often end up in animal shelters.
  • Sadly, it is estimated that more than 70 percent of cats that enter U.S. animal shelters are euthanized because they are never adopted.
  • According to a study by the American Pet Products Association, more than 12 million U.S. households got a new pet in 2020.
  • Adopt-A-Cat Month is part of a larger effort by American Humane to help our feline friends and solve the unique challenges and issues they face.

ASPCA Launches New Tool to Educate the Public on How to Help Stray Kittens During Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat Month this June

Tuesday, June 1, 2021 - 8:27pm

Hundreds of thousands of homeless kittens are born across the country during kitten season every year, and by using this interactive tool, animal lovers across the nation will directly help to make the best decision for kittens' ongoing well-being.

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  • Hundreds of thousands of homeless kittens are born across the country during kitten season every year, and by using this interactive tool, animal lovers across the nation will directly help to make the best decision for kittens' ongoing well-being.
  • For example, some stray kittens may appear to be alone, but the mother catwho knows exactly what her new litter needsmay be hiding nearby or out getting food.
  • For these reasons, placing kittens in foster homes and dedicated kitten nurseries are the most humane options until they become old enough to be adopted.
  • For more information, visit www.ASPCA.org , and follow the ASPCA on Facebook , Twitter , and Instagram .

Exploding Kittens Launches First Tabletop Word Game, “A Little Wordy”

Monday, April 12, 2021 - 5:01pm

b'Exploding Kittens , the hit tabletop game creator, today announced the launch of its brand new game, A Little Wordy , a sneaky, tile-unscrambling word game for would-be word wizards.

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  • b'Exploding Kittens , the hit tabletop game creator, today announced the launch of its brand new game, A Little Wordy , a sneaky, tile-unscrambling word game for would-be word wizards.
  • A Little Wordy can be enjoyed by players of all ages in either a two person or two team game.\nThis press release features multimedia.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210412005162/en/\nA Little Wordy by Exploding Kittens (Photo: Business Wire)\n\xe2\x80\x9cYou either love word games or you hate them, and I\xe2\x80\x99ve always loved them,\xe2\x80\x9d said Matthew Inman, Co-Creator of Exploding Kittens and Creator of The Oatmeal.
  • After initially seeking to raise $10K through Kickstarter, the Exploding Kittens campaign raised $8.7M in 30 days from 219,000 backers.

Alley Cat Allies Global Cat Day® is October 16, 2020

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 7:42pm

BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Alley Cat Allies Global Cat Day, on Friday, October 16, 2020, is a day for which an international movement will mobilize to save cats and kittens from being killed at a time when many longstanding threats to their lives have the potential to race forward.

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  • BETHESDA, Md., Oct. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Alley Cat Allies Global Cat Day, on Friday, October 16, 2020, is a day for which an international movement will mobilize to save cats and kittens from being killed at a time when many longstanding threats to their lives have the potential to race forward.
  • "Global Cat Day in 2020 reminds us that even as attention has been dominated by the global pandemic, we still need to be fighting against forces that could undo the years of progress we've made to increase the protection of cats and kittens," said Becky Robinson, president and founder of Alley Cat Allies.
  • Global Cat Day is a reminder that the international movement to protect cats can never stop, even when so much of the world does."
  • Alley Cat Allies believes every cat deserves to live out his or her life to the fullest.

Exploding Kittens Launches New Fast-Action, Two-Player Game, “A Game of Cat & Mouth”

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 5:01pm

Exploding Kittens , the hit tabletop game creator, today announced its latest product, A Game of Cat & Mouth , a fiercely competitive, magnet-powered, pinballish game.

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  • Exploding Kittens , the hit tabletop game creator, today announced its latest product, A Game of Cat & Mouth , a fiercely competitive, magnet-powered, pinballish game.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201001005294/en/
    Exploding Kittens, the hit tabletop game creator, today announced its latest product, A Game of Cat & Mouth, a fiercely competitive, magnet-powered, pinballish game.
  • Exploding Kittens fans will notice that A Game of Cat & Mouth features one of our most popular feline characters from the original game, Rainbow Ralphing Cat, said Matthew Inman, Co-Creator of Exploding Kittens and Creator of The Oatmeal.
  • While A Game of Cat & Mouth is a two-player game, friends and families can play in a tournament through Exploding Kittens online bracket .

War Room Inc. the Most Pet-Friendly Office in Canada

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - 4:00pm

VANCOUVER, BC, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --When people hear the name " War Room ,"their initial thought might be: whoa, that sounds intense.

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  • VANCOUVER, BC, Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --When people hear the name " War Room ,"their initial thought might be: whoa, that sounds intense.
  • War Room office dogs love treats and "work" alongside their owners.
  • Ever since then, War Room has become a long-term partner with the BCSPCA and a few other kitten rescueorganizations.
  • At War Room , it's all about increasing conversion rates, whether it be for our clients or foster kittens.