One of the reward levels that was offered was the custom laser-etched board. Well, at long last (and a lot more trouble than I EVER anticipated), they are done. I... Read more
CA-CAW! An Update!!!
As usual, apologies first. I'm sorry I've been away for so long. It's been a whirlwind getting my "day job" back together after really focusing a lot of time and... Read more
Thanks for the comments (and messages) all of you, and thanks again for helping make the game happen! As I'm sure you all know, this whole game-creation process is a... Read more
Another Hand-off TOMORROW!
Hey all - games are starting to arrive on doorsteps, so keep your eyes peeled!
And one more time, I will be available tomorrow (Wednesday) at Guardian Games (345... Read more
Going, going ...
Hi all! So the distribution is going well! Most domestic shipping (and the start of international) actually went out by today! Most of you should see some tracking news shortly... Read more
The Game is (Quite Literally) Afoot.
Hi again! I am back in Stumptown with a car load of 4 the Birdsgames!!! I have handed over about 20 copies to some of the very lucky and... Read more
Rounding the Final Turn ...
In case you haven't heard, the game has landed and is impatiently waiting for me to get to Seattle tomorrow to A) handoff as many add-on goodies as I can... Read more
Quote of quotes!
This JUST came through via email:
"Your shipment was just released this afternoon."
So, ... what that means is the game has arrived (the 15th) and been cleared through customs... Read more
Quick News / GOOD news.
Hi all - everything appears to be done in China. It is boxed, wrapped and stacked. We are awaiting a boat ride officially, and we are hoping - fingers crossed... Read more
FINALLY!!! I received the "final" sample today and JUST approved it! It is excellent and honestly, any changes now will cost us (the royal "us") another 2 month setback due... Read more
Quick Hit News - Friday / February Edition
Hello all of you out there probably wondering where the heck this game is! Well, for the record, when (not if) I do this whole thing again I'll do it... Read more
Okay, ... I think it's done.
That said, the game is not on a boat quite yet. We haven't had any real "setbacks" per se, but we have had a... Read more
Thank you all for your support and responses to the last Update. It's a little stressful to say the least, but there is a lot that is truly out of... Read more
The Good, The Bad, and the ... Beautiful!
Hi everyone! I know you all have been waiting for news on delivery of this bird-brained-board-game that you've all been so kind to support, so ... here goes:
The Good:... Read more
Happy Holiday to all of you! (And if you're not in the US, Happy Thursday to you!) This image is a turkey for the Holiday Edition of the game called "4... Read more
Surveys are GO(-ing)!
I've started to put the survey machine into motion - don't worry if you haven't seen one yet, ... I'm slow and haven't got them all out. I should have... Read more
Rose City Comic Con
Hello all! Besides not having any reception inside the Con, it was fantastic!!! Great participation, a lot of intrigue and interest N the Birds (see what I did there?). But... Read more
Small Bird Invasion at Rose City Comic Con THIS weekend!
Okay, maybe "invasion" is an overstatement, but Rainy Day Games has generously invited us to do some demos of 4 the Birds in their booth this weekend. I will be... Read more
Proofs: Away! Machines: GO!
Again. I always start these things by saying "BIG thanks to you all" and "Sorry I've been scarce with updates." (Habits die hard.) The truth is that this process is... Read more
Hello again everyone. The suspense has been killing me (and the silence is not my strong suit), but I can now tell you that the game is in production! As... Read more
FIRST! Apologies for such a long break from the action packed updating for "4 the Birds!" We've been busy-busy trying to tie up the final art AND most importantly secure... Read more
Credit Where Credit is Due: Episode 1.
Hello all - big thanks again for getting us to this fantastic space of having the game funded and working away furiously to put together the package to produce this... Read more
317 ... For the Win!!!
Congratulations to you 317 over-the-top awesome board game aficionados, you did it!!! You funded "4 the Birds!" in spectacular fashion! WOW!!! What a run!
I'm going to sit back and... Read more
Final 24 Hours and We are Flock-Rockin'!!!
Wowza! I guess that "Remind Me" button really works! Thanks to everyone who didn't hit "Snooze" and jumped right up and backed the project. Yesterday was one of the most... Read more
Happy Friday! (Or should I say "FLY-day"?!)
Sorry, I just can't help myself with the bird puns!
Anyway, HELLO all, and another happy Friday to you!
We are barreling head-long into the exciting conclusion to our... Read more
Onward, Upward, ... Skyward!!!
Wow! Just a quick update to say THANKS! With 10 days left, we are getting the quality that we want and you'll all appreciate. This is a fantastic accomplishment ...... Read more
And Then There Were Ten ... Days Left.
I hope everyone had a great weekend! It's been busy with us, and right now our eye is on our second Stretch Goal - and we're feeling pretty good about... Read more
Quick Update for Half-Way
Hello all! As usual, I have to give BIG thanks to everyone who has backed the game. I am so happy, wowed and ever-so grateful at how well the game... Read more
4 the Birds! is a Lot Like Game of Thrones ...
... And you can read how and why in this new interview I did with The Meeple Mechanic. I really like The Meeple Mechanic, so check out the interview and... Read more
First Stretch Goal ACHIEVED!
Oh yeah! Now we're rollin' - we got our thicker, stouter birds. This momentum bodes well for our next target it site! (Who doesn't love dice right?) I want each... Read more
First Stretch Goal in Sight!
Happy Friday my fellow Flocksters! We are oh-soooooooooo close to hitting our first stretch goal at $12,500! At the risk of sounding "Hawkish", we need some more momentum going into... Read more
Well, It's Been One Week ...
Hello again! We're now one week(-ish) deep into the campaign, and we are doing very well (aside: if we're lucky enough to have your support at this point, a most... Read more
I woke up about an hour ago and went straight to the phone for an update on the campaign and ... let's just say that I won't be needing any... Read more
So . . . Close . . .
Hi everybody! Just checking in before we lock up for the long weekend. BIG, big thanks for making us a Staff Pick. Wow!!! That . . . is . .... Read more
Out of the Nest!
Hello to all of you "4 the Birds!" backers as well as to you who haven't made the leap ... yet! Sincerest thanks for everyone who has taken a moment... Read more