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Shark Design’s Doppel Project Rockets to $100,000 on Kickstarter in Just 2 Hours

Shark Design, a full-service product development company, has been pivotal in launching Doppel, a cutting-edge digital miniature for RPG enthusiasts, which astonishingly raised $100,000 on Kickstarter in just two hours. Specializing in transforming ideas into market-ready products, Shark Design handled Doppel’s journey from concept through design, prototype, and market testing to a highly successful funding campaign.

Doppel, envisioned as a game-changer in tabletop gaming, combines cutting-edge technology with immersive storytelling, enabling players to bring their RPG characters to life in unprecedented ways. Through its collaboration with Shark Design, Doppel has leveraged expert design, manufacturing, and marketing strategies to extend the gaming community’s imagination, setting a new standard for interactive gaming experiences.

Crafting the Future of Tabletop Gaming

Shark Design has been the driving force behind Doppel’s development for the past two years, dedicating its comprehensive suite of services to the project’s success. Shark Design’s involvement has been all-encompassing from the initial concept design to manufacturing and marketing.

 “Our goal was to create something truly revolutionary for the gaming community,” says Clement Chui, Senior Industrial Designer at Shark Design. “When we heard about Doppel, we instantly saw its potential, and after some market research, we knew we were onto a winner. We worked alongside the Doppel team to design, prototype, market test, and launch the Kickstarter campaign, and we couldn’t be more ecstatic with the response to the product”.

By integrating advanced technology with creative design, Shark Design has helped to create a device that brings RPG characters to life with stunning visuals and immersive sound effects. 

With the support of Shark Design’s developers, Doppel supports some of the most beloved RPG systems in the world, including Dungeons and Dragons, Pathfinder and Starfinder, Cypher System, Numenera, Star Wars, and Powered by Fate. This compatibility ensures that no matter your game of choice, Doppel enhances your gaming experience, making every session more engaging and immersive.

A Kickstarter Sensation

The Kickstarter campaign for Doppel was nothing short of sensational. Achieving a fundraising milestone of $100,000 in just two hours, Doppel’s success on the platform is a testament to the product’s appeal and the effectiveness of Shark Design’s marketing strategies. “Seeing our hard work pay off in such a dramatic way was incredibly rewarding,” shares Thea, Marketing Director at Shark Design. “It confirms that we’re on the right track and that the gaming community is excited about what we’re doing.”

A Full-Service Approach to Product Development

“Our success with Doppel on Kickstarter demonstrates our capability to execute seamlessly at every stage of product development,” states Oliver Evans, Founder & CEO at Shark Design. “We are here to turn visionary ideas into market-ready products that resonate with target audiences.”

Shark Design’s approach is holistic, ensuring that every aspect of the product, from design to user experience, is thoughtfully considered and expertly executed. This full-service strategy is what sets Shark Design apart and makes it the ideal partner for entrepreneurs and small business owners looking to make their mark. 

How Shark Design and Doppel Brought Tabletop Gaming and Technology Together

Doppel represents a significant leap forward for tabletop gaming. Its innovative design allows gamers to immerse themselves in RPG adventures like never before. With features such as full-color twin LED screens, a built-in speaker for character-specific sound effects, and an intuitive app for character management, Doppel enriches gaming sessions with visual and auditory enhancements that bring characters and their stories to vivid life.

Beyond its technological advancements, Doppel creates a sense of community and connection among gamers. Its ability to share character profiles and create a shared narrative enhances the social experience of gaming, making every session an opportunity to forge deeper bonds with fellow adventurers.

The Project Continues in Search of Further Success

The journey of Doppel from concept to Kickstarter success is just the beginning. Shark Design continues to innovate and develop alongside Doppel, ensuring that the product evolves to meet the changing needs of the gaming community. “Our commitment to Doppel and the gaming community is unwavering,” concludes Polly Liu, Product Development Manager at Shark Design. “We are excited about the future and the continued impact Doppel will have on the world of gaming.”

Have you got an innovative idea you want to bring to market? With a track record of success and a passion for innovation, Shark Design is ready to hear the exciting project you have in mind. They’re a full-service product development company that knows how to streamline product design, development, manufacturing, marketing, and launch.

For more information about the Doppel Project, please visit here.

About Shark Design

Shark Design is an award-winning product design and development company serving startups, brands, and corporate retailers globally. With a focus on cohesive, end-to-end solutions, Shark Design’s team of mechanical engineers, creatives, and marketing specialists work closely to ensure create high-quality products that capture high market interest. The company boasts a global presence, with offices in the USA, UK, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia, facilitating minimized production costs and maximized marketing insights for clients. Their comprehensive service offering spans from design to supply chain management, leveraging over 500 suppliers to deliver excellence and innovation in every project.

For more information about Shark Design and its services, please visit our website here.

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