Start of the Summer Update 2018
Hey everyone! We hope you're having a great month of May(King of Months). We wanted to get you an update on all parts of the project.
1. We're gonna... Read more
Update: Back to Work
This post brought to you by John the systems dev.
Here we are, two weeks later.
What's Up With Writing/Completion
What's up currently is: I'm working on things and Anne's... Read more
Update: Clearing the Mists
What Happened: The Long Silence
This post by John Ruthven, systems developer for Hero's Journey.
Way back when we started this project, our somewhat tongue-in-cheek Risks and Challenges section said, ... Read more
Update: The Votes Are In!
Okay, everyone! It's been a few weeks, so we're officially going to call the Kickstarter voting. The final tally looked something like this:
Votes for Option A: 22
Votes for... Read more
Calling All Backers!
It’s been a long wait on Hero’s Journey, and friends: that sucks. We know it sucks. We’ve been hearing your frustrations about it, and we know something’s... Read more
Update: We Keep On Keepin' On
We're into 2016, which means a big update is in order! (If you follow the HJ blog, you've already seen most of this info, so this one is... Read more
NPC Sneak Peek: Diane Cunningham
For this month's NPC sneak peek, we're doing something a little different: a higher-level Hero, one who's been around the block a few times and definitely knows what she's doing! ... Read more
NPC Sneak Peek: Harlan "Ash" Aeshire
We had a brief lull as the art department pursued some fantastic other projects they're working on, but we're back! Here's another NPC or PC for you to check out... Read more
NPC Sneak Peek: Greg Fonalledas
Hey, there, folks!
As we said in the last update, we're going to start releasing the full art and character sheets for the NPCs you'll be seeing in the book.... Read more
Update: Status, Finalization, and the Home Stretch
It's been a long quiet summer as we all had our heads down over here, doing a lot of detail work in visual design, editing, and final outstanding... Read more
Update: Sketches and Processes!
First of all: if you've gone to the Hero's Journey website in the past couple of days, you may have gotten an error and/or a placeholder... Read more
Update: Mechanics Spoilers!
Hey, there, everyone!
Work continues, with the art department still cleaning, polishing, and working with the book's layout, as well as a brand-new website design. (Although don't worry - the... Read more
Production Update: The Course of Kickstarters Never Runs Smooth
This is just a small update today, to let you know about a minor setback in the printing process. After unpacking and inspecting all those Children of the Sun books... Read more
Printing and Production Update: Children of the Sun Complete!
As a nice end-of-the-month present to us all the fine folks at Bulldog called us today to let us know that the print run of Children of the... Read more
Quick Update: Production Begins!
Hello, everyone! A quick update, and some pictures of goodies to come!
Last time we let you all know that we had started the process of sending all our hard... Read more
End of the Year Update
We apologize for the silence, but it's been the good kind of silence - the kind that means we've all had our heads down working away and haven't... Read more
Still Striving for Glory
It's been a while since our last update, but that's because we've been hard at work on Hero's Journey, which is reaching the home stretch of its... Read more
The State of the Game Update!
Wow, is it already September? Time certainly flies when you spend all of it on the same project. The HJ team is spending all of our time with heads down... Read more
We've been hard at work on the game for the past several weeks, so please pardon our lack of updates! A new Lead Editor, Jess Myr, joined the... Read more
Third Mechanics Video: Face Punching!
Hey, everyone! We really wanted to have this video out before the end of the campaign, but clearly that did not happen. We underestimated how much longer it would take... Read more
Wallpaper Rewards Are On Their Way to You!
Hello, everyone! We're having an awesome and exciting day!
Firstly, that's because our custom dice have arrived! Many of you pledged to receive them as rewards, and we now have... Read more
Stretch Reward Update: We're Getting Our Maps!
Okay, folks, time for a quick and awesome update! (Well, we think it's awesome, and we hope you'll agree.)
First of all, the deadline for Kickstarter pledge processing has... Read more
Kickstarter Woes: The Perils of Generosity
All right, everybody, we come to you today with what you could not strictly call good news. We've had a successful Kickstarter campaign, everyone is totally pumped for the new... Read more
And that's a wrap!
Thanks to your dedication, excitement and incredible outpouring of support, Hero's Journey is now officially funded and will become a reality. We finished at just a hair... Read more
The Final Countdown!
Well, we've come a long and incredible journey, and here we are with the final countdown for our campaign to produce Hero's Journey! With only 24 hours left to... Read more
Fifth Stretch Reward Unlocked: Four Bonus Gods!
Hello again, everyone! As we're about to head into our final week, we have just successfully crested the $15,000 mark - that's 300% of our original goal! We are so... Read more
Second Mechanics Video: Making Things, Pranking Friends
Hey, there, everyone! We've got eleven days left to go and are still going strong! Thanks to everyone who has pledged so far and who is considering doing so in... Read more
Fourth Stretch Reward Unlocked: Fortune
What a wild week this has been! We're officially halfway through the Kickstarter, and we just hit our fourth stretch reward - Fortune will become a reality! We know you... Read more
First Mechanics Video: The Basics
Hey, there, everybody!
Today we've got a quick little video showcasing some of the basic mechanics of Hero's Journey- how to perform actions, accomplish things in a social setting... Read more
Thank you so much for all your support so far! We thought we'd post some of the completed artwork that will be featured in the book here for... Read more
Third Stretch Reward Unlocked: Pantheon Character Sheets!
Holy jeez wow times, all you people. Your response has continued to be incredible, and we've just passed our third stretch goal! Custom pantheon character sheets will become a reality,... Read more
Second Stretch Reward Unlocked: Fire!
Thanks to the enormous generosity and awesomeness of all those of you who have pledged so far, we have shot past our second stretch goal in a single... Read more
New Pledge Option: Add New Gods!
Hi, everyone! Last update for a little while. We promise.
By popular demand, we've added a new pledge option to the project: you can now pledge in order to have... Read more
First Stretch Reward Unlocked: Pantheon World Map!
The past day has been a total rollercoaster, and we've barely begun!
Thanks to all your awesome support and interest, our first stretch reward has been reached, and the... Read more
Holy wow, everybody! We are backed and ready to go within twenty-four hours!
Thank you to everyone who has pledged so far, and who are thinking about contributing even further.... Read more
Stretch Rewards Added!
This project has only been live for about five hours, and we're alread within a good hard sprint of our goal. We are incredibly grateful and blown away... Read more