Altais is on sale now!
We now have a standard print version of Altais up for purchase and the Creature and Surge cards are also available.
To celebrate, all Altais products are on... Read more
Cards have shipped
We have good news. We received the test print for the Creature cards and Surge card decks and they looked good, so they have been approved and ordered... Read more
It would appear shipping for the books has gone well. We don't see much of the process after we place the order with the publisher but we've heard... Read more
Short update on cards
Just a quick update to let you know that we're still working on the Creature and Surge cards.
Here's the back for the Surge cards, let us know what you... Read more
The physical books have now been ordered from the publisher!
Please allow up to 6 weeks for printing and shipping, and if you haven't received the book after that, let... Read more
Last chance to change your address
Just a quick update to let you know our kickstarter survey closes in a few hours so if you haven't already submitted your address, do so now!
We start sending... Read more
Post PAX Update
Well we're back from PAX Aus and we had a great, if exhausting, time. We received a fantastic reception from everyone who held the book and its really... Read more
Shipping soon and PAX Aus
So lots of updates this month:
Firstly we have finished a proof read of the physical book, made some improvements and now we're just waiting on a new... Read more
A surprise delivery
After being told that we might need to wait six weeks for the test print, the book arrived today after only two! So for the first time we were able... Read more
Digital rewards are on their way
We have big news this week: Altais is officially finished!
I thought it was going to take a little longer but a bunch of things we were waiting... Read more
Surveys closing soon.
Just a quick update to remind you to complete the backer survey if you haven't already. If you want your name to appear in the book, the final deadline is... Read more
Worldcon and Progress Update
Just a quick update to say that we're in Helsinki at the moment attending Worldcon so we will be a little slower on our progress, however we completed the layout... Read more
We don't have a lot of news this week. Work continues steadily on the layout and to help give an idea of progress I am posting and will... Read more
Layout preview and Surveys
Another quick update to let you know how things are going.
Editing is probably at about 75% and it's going well.
We've started on the layout and have... Read more
Editing Has Begun
We've got big news this update: we've now officially finished the first draft. There will definitely be some things added and removed as we polish it but right... Read more
Quick update to say everything's still on track and we're hoping to have the text complete by the end of March. As soon as we can, we'll be releasing a... Read more
We got a lot done over the last month, we have only about 7 sections left to write, I aim to get one done a week which will... Read more
Happy New Year!
Hello Backers! I hope everyone had a good holiday and new years!
We had two weeks off from out normal day jobs over Christmas so we spent it writing and... Read more
Hello Backers! It’s been a while since our last update, sorry about that. I’m going to update more often from now on. The holiday period is upon us and I... Read more
Just a quick update to let you know everything is coming along fine. We've been working on expanding the equipment section to include items common to all the... Read more
First, a reminder to those that backed at the Monster Maker ($250) level or above to get your monsters, NPCs and locations in by the end of September... Read more
Artist found... mostly
Just a quick update to say that we have just found the artist who created at least 4 of the 5 unaccounted for images: A freelancer named Volodymyr Shvachko.
Unfortunately... Read more
Backer Contributions! Yay! We got scammed! Boo!
Hi all, it’s update time! We’ve had a crazy week, but more on that in a moment.
First, if you backed at the $250 level or above, you should have... Read more
100,000 word milestone
Writing has been going well and we have now completed most of the work on the main Kingdoms we plan to feature. We did a quick word count... Read more
Swamps, Storms and Art Update
Hi all, sorry for the radio silence, it's been a somewhat slow couple of months.
Writing continues on the Kingdom of Serpents, the setting and lore are all complete and... Read more
Quick update - Playing with snakes and blades
Just a quick update to let everyone know how we're going.
Over the last month we've been focusing on the Kingdom of Serpents and it's almost complete, we've got about... Read more
Paypal pledges now available!
Welcome to our first update since the campaign finished!
This is just a small update really to let you know how things are going.
First up, Kickstarter has finally handed... Read more
I want to say thank you to everyone for helping us achieve our dreams, to everyone who backed and spread the word, thank you! Thank you so much!... Read more
First stretch goal achieved!
We hit our first stretch goal!!! *happy dance*
Wow you are all amazing!
That means a free deck of Surge Cards for everyone who backs at the Core Book level... Read more
4 hours to go!
Only 4 hours to go and we just need about AUD$500 to hit the first stretch goal!!
So lets share the link on Facebook, Twitter and other social media, let... Read more
Amazing progress and more art
I woke up this morning to find we are well over halfway to the first stretch goal already, you are all truly amazing.
So here is some more art... Read more
Well that's a little misleading...
Hi all, just a quick note to clear up some confusing Kickstarter emails.
We sent out an update under both this project and our old one to celebrate successfully reaching... Read more
We made it!
We passed 100% with just under 2 days to go!
I'm very excited to be able to complete this project and I want to thank everyone who has backed so... Read more
Wow fantastic work over the last few days, we're up to 90%!!!
I really appreciate everything you've all done to help spread this, and to celebrate, here are some more... Read more
Wow what a great response, we have over a hundred backers and passed 80%, thank you all for sharing.
To celebrate, I thought I'd share a collection of concept art... Read more
The Kingdom of Serpents
We've got less than a week to go and we're 75% of the way there! If you know people who have been thinking about backing us, please let them know... Read more
Update 9: The Mysteries of Altais
We are on to our last week and we are so close to 100 backers! We will have another surprise for all our supporters when that arrives.
Today we’re talking... Read more
Update 7 - Shoutout
We have a new update coming soon, but I just want to give a quick shout out to the Everyverse RPG, they're 60% funded with 12 days to... Read more
Update 7 - The Rephaim
Today we reach 70% and to celebrate with our lovely backers we're sharing a lore update about humanity’s ancient enemy: The Rephaim.
The word “Rephaim” is a Hebrew word used... Read more
Update 6 - What goes into a character? Part 2 and Artist Shoutout
Today I'd like to continue on from our previous post about character creation and also give a shout out to the artists involved in this project.
All characters begin with... Read more
Update 5 - What goes into a character?
61%! We are so thrilled with the response we’re getting from our backers!
Earlier today we dropped into the #rpgnet channel for a Q&A – if you missed it, the... Read more
Update 4 - Playtesting and the Kingdom of Storms
We're up to 55% with 21 days to go, fantastic work everyone!
So it's been a busy weekend. We took Altais to the local Tabletop Games Designers Australia event for... Read more
Update 3 - Events and Romance in Altais
So we're reaching one week in and already 45% to goal! Which means it's time to reach out to those people who haven't met us yet!
This Saturday we will... Read more
Update 2: The People and Culture of Altais
Altais is a diverse world. The game is set on the continent of Orcia, which alone has ten different kingdoms, each with their own culture, peoples and customs. This diversity... Read more
Day 1 and almost at 30%!
Wow, we're already almost 30% to goal! Who will push us to $3k? It Could Be You!
I'd like to introduce myself - I'm Laura Wilkinson. I'm the other half... Read more