Nel here - the cave tiles are ready for production too. I thought it would be nice to show you :
The Cave tiles are designed for the... Read more
WIP: Esteren MAPS
Tonight, some news about the awaited Esteren Maps project.
To set up the context, everything started in 2013 when Nelyhann and I (Pierstoval) had the same idea of... Read more
Book 2 Travels nominee at Ennie Awards!
We have the great honor to be nominee for Ennie Awards 2014 in the "Best Art" category for the Book 2 Travels. In 2013, Esteren won three Ennies.... Read more
City Maps of Tri-Kazel Preview!
For several months, illustrator Akae working on the giant City Maps of Tri-Kazel, one of the option funded during the Travels Kickstarter. Take a look at the Expiation... Read more
Monastery of Tuath Kickstarter: Last Days!
Today, an update to inform you that the Monastery of Tuath campaign enters its final days ... after each campaign, we have people who have missed the boat... Read more
Did you receive your parcel ? + Backer Satisfaction Survey
The shipment of your rewards is now over! You should have received your parcel now. Do you enjoy your books and add-ons ? Please give us your feedback!
If... Read more
The Kickstarter for the Monaster of Tuath is Live!
Here we are!
Dear friends, this is the beginning of a new adventure ....
The link: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1176616619/shadows-of-esteren-a-medieval-horror-rpg-tuath
You will discover the new supplement “The Monastery of Tuath,” featuring a Limited... Read more
Some news + 2013 Golden Geek Awards nominee!
Some news today :
The shipment are over ! There are a few exceptions to adjust. Sometimes the delivery can take time. If your package has not arrived... Read more
Original art for High Farl + news about the gift to thanks your support + preview of the next KS
Some news today... :
We are proud to present three illustrations for High Farl Collector. If you have subscribed to one of these Pledges, you will receive one... Read more
First Ghost Story + City map WIP + Shipment Update
Three things this morning !
- First, we are happy to present the first short story by Joëlle “Iris” Deschampfrom the book “Ghost stories”. We share with... Read more
Cover of Ghost Stories + short update
We have finished the illustration for the Ghost stories cover. It was made by Gawain :
Also, about shipment, all is on a good way ! We are very... Read more
Character creation help and short update
We are working on the digital pledges and gathering all the PDF (quite a lot !).
We want to share with you this game aids made by Crix... Read more
Complete New Year Update!
First, we would like to wish you a very happy year 2014! 2013 was a big year for the Esteren adventure: several Ennies, a smashing symphonic concert in... Read more
Some news about shipping + Esteren orchestra concert
Certainly, the delivery of this Kickstarter has been complicated. The good news is that the customs problems are solved now. We really wanted to meet the delivery date... Read more
Two orchestral pieces for Dearg in streaming ! Enjoy !!
Today, we just want to share two extracts from the orchestral album DEARG :
The two tracks are from Dearg OST , the second album of... Read more
Just a short update to share with you those pictures of Adeliane :
The painting was done by Juan : http://minis-by-juan.blogspot.fr/
Update about delivey + news about ghost stories and Esteren Maps
Hi everyone !
Here is an update about delivery. Unfortunately, we are facing a customs control that delay the delivery.
The new ETA for the arrival of the books at... Read more
Is everything ok with your survey + some news
Just a short message to give you some news !
Every backer should have receive his survey now. Two thirds of the backers have answered now and this is great... Read more
With the beginning of November, here is a quick update, once more as an FAQ.
1/ Hey, why is the survey not online yet? What's happening?
This is... Read more
Autumn update !
First, sorry about the lateness of this update, but summer then going back to work have been hectic! We got so many messages, questions, congratulations... THANK YOU VERY... Read more
Some news from the US!
GenCon is over now, it was pure madness..! Esteren won three Ennies and the show was a huge success. It was so moving to receive those rewards..!
The... Read more
We Have Them!!!!
Great news, we got the books, boxes and game aids of Travels Book 2 ready for openning day at GenCon! We received them yesterday from the printer ... it was... Read more
$130K Stretch Goal Reached + New option + Our Last Goal: Artbook!
A new stretch goal is reached! You are the best!
Whatever the tier level you have backed for, you will receive the full album "Of Love and Fury" Digital Edition... Read more
Esteren Pledge Manager
We have worked on a pledge manager: you can check the contents of all the reward tiers. Besides you can find information about "Standard options" (delivery this october... Read more
The Last Hours: Last Stretch Goal!
We are entering the final straight. We will attempt the impossible! Why not? This is the spirit of Kickstarter.
In fact, the mere existence of the Shadows of Esteren in... Read more
$110K Option Unlocked: Adeliane
We are so excited to introduce this new option ! We worked for several months on this first figure. The character design was made by Gawain and the clothes design... Read more
$105K Bonus Goal: Ghost Stories Printed Edition Available!
A new option is unlocked!
It allows you to purchase a printed copy of Ghost Stories.
Please remember that all the backers will be sent a PDF of the Ghost... Read more
And the Kickstarter Special Edition Box is...
Hello everybody! How are you ? I was far from Internet this weekend, I hope you enjoyed your weekend too!
Here is the box chosen by you:
here are the... Read more
Some avatars to spread the shadows!
A short update to share with you some pictures for your Kickstarter profile or you forum or any other profile :
To download an avatar, right click on... Read more
After that... the next steps!
As we just Passed the $100K stretch goal, it is time to think about the next steps for this campaign. There is 9 days to go and it is hard... Read more
$100k Stretch Goal Reached!
We did it!
That's simply huge. It's amazing how much you got into this Kickstarter. Few RPGs have managed to reach such a level of subscription... all the more... Read more
Correction of the last update: Maps of Tri-Kazel issue
Hello again !
Sorry to spam your email folder… but I made a mistake in the last update.
The "Maps of Tri-Kazel" PDF will be sent to all backers. This... Read more
$95K Bonus Goal: Upgraded Options and New Options
A short update today as we reached the $95K bonus goal!
First, we improve the proposed options. From now on, these three options will also come with their PDF: Game... Read more
$90K Bonus Stretch Goal! “Tuaille Collector” Reward Tier Unlocked + “Kickstarter Special Edition Box” Option Unlocked!
We have reached $90K of financing, so to mark the occasion, we propose you several things. First, a new reward tier: Tuaille Collector:
This new reward tier replaces the now... Read more
Maps of Tri-Kazel: work in progress!
We would like to share with you the new steps of the first city map, Tulg Naomh. Akae is working like crazy on this first major project!
Click here... Read more
Shadows of Esteren: Interview with Clovis
Here is an interview of Clovis with his cute french accent :p
The link : http://youtu.be/OgrGavf9vts
Please share this video around you to help us spread the word about Esteren... Read more
The next steps of our great journey!
Good morning everybody!
We are approaching 100K ... we imagined several intermediate steps.
These "bonus goals" will be blue cartridges and propose new options and some extra:
In addition to... Read more
Special Option: Cave Tiles + details about the two deliveries
Here is a new special option to help us reach $100K! We have gotten a lot of positive feedback about the Loch Varn Tiles. Want some more? Good,... Read more
New Options: High Shadow Upgrade and Travel Journal
With this new option, you can add all the advantages of the “High Shadow” pledge to your basic pledge.
- If you are a Tri-Kazelian, add $50 to... Read more
The $91K Combined Stretch Goal is Reached... and $130K Goal Revealed!
We have reached a new combined stretch goal! Awesome!
The $91K threshold is an upgrade for the cartography application. In addition to calculating itineraries and showing traveling times and distances... Read more
Special Option : Maps of Tri-Kazel
We are glad to present you our first special option. This option is a digital Stretch goal previously unlocked that you can now get in a printed version. It... Read more
ENnies Awards Voting: We Need YOU!
The vote for ENnies Awards is now open.
We need your help to hopefully catch one (or more !!!) award. Esteren is nominated in three category :
- Best... Read more
The $100K stretch goal: YOU decide!
Whew! And here is the third update of the day! I do not remember a Kickstarter campaign means working 7 days on 7 days :p
Anyway, you deserve... Read more
Help Us Spread the Book 0 Prologue!
Now the full Book 0 Prologue and a sample of the Book 1 Universe can be read online and downloaded on Issuu.
Here is the link for the... Read more
Pay Increase for the Team and New Combined Stretch Goal!
Thanks to your intense support, the Kickstarter and Ulule campaign have reached a cumulated total of more than $80K!
This is a particular combined threshold since it will make it... Read more
Option: Set of 6 Character Sheets
We are working on some major updates. We need some time to finish them. We are so excited to share all of them with you! Kickstarter is a crazy... Read more
New Stretch Goal Reached: Ghost Stories!
Congratulations everyone, you've done it! You reached a financing of $70K for this campaign, which makes it even more successful than the two previous ones...! The Shadows community is growing... Read more
Option: Loch Varn Tiles
How are you ? Sunny and quiet day here in Paris, and the same on our project page. Gosh, after such a huge start on KS and the... Read more
Option: CD Album Of Men and Obscurities
Today, we propose you this new option for your pledge:
CD Album Of Men and Obscurities. Thanks to the support of the backers for the Kickstarter for Book 0 -Prologue,... Read more
Software: Esteren Interactive Map!
Thanks to the contributions of both the French and English-speaking communities, a new combined stretch goal has been reached with a total financing of nearly $70K. To begin with,... Read more
ENnies Dream Date
We participate to the "Ennies Dream Auction"
to support them in their task! We offer this original drawing by Gawain +
a copy of Book 0 Limited edition.
You can... Read more
Additional option: Game Leader Kit + GL Screen
And here is a new option available for your pledge:
Game Leader Kit & Screen.Contents include a three-section hardback Game Leader screen, Leader game aids in a folder (sanity... Read more
First Options For Your Pledges!
Here are the first options available for this campaign, only reserved for those who have chosen a tiers containing physical rewards. To get these options, simply add the required sum... Read more
Second Stretch Goal Reached and Next Stretch Goals
Hmm okay we're a bit late ... but at the same time, in three days, you almost have done as much as our first Kickstarter!
Thanks to you, we... Read more
About the Idea of a Double Delivery and Physical Stretch Goals
Including stretch goals in Kickstarter campaigns is a way to thank the backers for their involvement while giving them a clear idea of what the extra money will... Read more
First Combined Stretch Goal Unlocked!
As you know, one of the specificities of this campaign is that it has a French twin on Ulule. The sums reached are added to unlock new thresholds...... Read more
Book 2 Travels: Contents
Here is the contents of Book 2 Travels:
Please note that the content of the standard edition (green one) and limited edition (black one) are the same (196 pages,... Read more
The First Stretch Goal Has Been Reached!
In barely 24 hours, the first stretch goal has been reached! Congratulations everyone, and once more, THANK YOU for your tremendous support!
For this new campaign, we have many ideas.... Read more
Only Two Hours!!!!
Only two hours and you smashed the initial goal. One day and we are beyond $30.000... This is truly amazing !
In the name of the whole team, I would... Read more