35 Hour Ping on Epic PvP
As Early backers of Fun to 11, I wanted to make sure to let you know that our current Kickstarter, Epic PvP: Fantasy is just 35 hours from ending. It... Read more
More Castles - Final Hours
Just wanted to put a ping here in case some of you haven't been tracking the More Castles campaign.
The campaign has greatly exceeded even our highest estimates - unlocking... Read more
expansion is Live as of 1 minute ago!
The campaign for More Castles is live. Been a crazy road to get here (spent last night in an airport), but I'm super excited for this campaign. Be sure to... Read more
Castle Dice Expansion Campaign Preview
We just got the approval from Kickstarter and the campaign is ready to launch, but launching on a Friday is apparently a terrible idea according to Kai (who knows things).... Read more
Countdown to Expansion this Week! (+ stretch gaol preview)
It looks like we're launching the Castle Dice expansion within 7 days! I'm working the video this week, Jays working his graphic magic, we've got all our... Read more
Call for Happy Backer Quotes for the expansion campaign
I'm working on the campaign for the Castle Dice expansion and I'd like to feature some short quotes from happy backers (I'm hoping that the expansion also gets... Read more
More Art in for the Expansion and More Playtesting
The expansion is in high gear. All of the Castle Deck “action” card art is in and a now we’re starting on the actual castle pieces. Because of the way... Read more
Castle Dice Expansion Playtest Results
Hey folks, we wanted to let you know that the Castle Dice expansion had it’s first outside the office playtest last weekend at Unpub4. Unpub is an odd and wonderful... Read more
Castle Dice Expansion Public Test
I just wanted to send out a quick note in case any of you are on the East Coast and going to the "Unpub" show later this month. I should... Read more
Call for respected reviewers
Jordan and I went to the World Board game Championships this weekend to demo a Castle Dice (we had two, 2 hour slots). It's clear that the... Read more
GenCon plans and Dice Tower Review
I wanted to let you know that while Fun to 11 won't have a booth at GenCon this year, most of us will be at the show... Read more
Straggler Shipping Issues
Most of you have your product by now. As in every campaign though, it seems we have some kind of issues with about 5% of our shipments. We're a little... Read more
Product on it's way!
Some of you already have gotten your product, while others (international for sure) have it on it's way. If the past is any indicator, the next week or so is... Read more
Pics of packed up Castle Dice
Just to give you a running update of what is going on here, here are some pics of the vast majority of Castle Dice boxes packed up and ready for... Read more
Castle Dice has arrived!
Greetings intrepid Princes and Princesses!
Castle Dice arrived at our warehouse today. After a few hours of unloading and stacking boxes it is now safely put away and will soon... Read more
Castle Dice Origins Pick-Up (…and demo help?)
Hey Castle Dice Backers!
We are so close I can hear the dice rolling. We are airshipping a very (very) small amount of Castle Dice to the Origins trade show... Read more
Early Sample Excitement!
So jealous of our West Coast team right now as they have a first off sample! Dave says it looks great, and that's what it looks like to me too.... Read more
Castle Dice production and Origins update.
Big checks have been sent, dice are being made, cards are being printed, and it’s generally getting very exciting around here. We are right on time with production, so no... Read more
Had a small issue when my laptop got stolen since the last update - it required the company to get all new bank accounts, etc... But all is still on... Read more
Got a request for more info - so here we go!
Kai and Dave were at Pax this week with our Pre-production copy showing distributors and foreign language partners.
Rob,... Read more
Castle Dice smooth sailin' update
Got a request for an update, so here we go....
Chinese New Year was in February, and for those not in the know, that means very little... Read more
Dice Update! and Pax East!
We're getting back pre-polished dice examples now. Unfortunately, we won't get polished dice until after Chinese New Year to share. What does this all mean? basically, the image of the... Read more
Quick update. While the molds are being made for the dice, we've been investigating final box sizes. Obviously, the final box needs to hold all the stuff, but a lot... Read more
New Years Update
I wanted to give you all a quick update on where we are. We recently sent our first payment (of many) to the printer to start working on the die... Read more
Surveys and Shipping Add-ons
We will be sending out the surveys for each backer level today. Please only respond to these surveys at this point if you had add-ons of our earlier games MSFG... Read more
Quick Holiday time Update
Had a backer message me a few minutes ago and say "haven't heard from you in a while, what's up with Castle Dice?" As there have been... Read more
Solo Rules and extra die!
Things march on here with Castle Dice. We are in process of getting the box design revamped for a different form factor, designing the internal trays, and working on lots... Read more
Wow and Double Wow! - We made it!
Hey folks - we made it!
I know we say this every time, but we do mean it - Thanks so much for backing Castle Dice. This one was... Read more
Dice Hate Me review is up!
As you can imagine, sending a game called Castle DICE to the guys at DICE HATE MEcan be a little frightening as a designer... But their review/quick look is... Read more
Big Dice/Hurricane Relief Update
Just when a campaign should be taking off toward the end, we’ve been noticing a very large number of cancellations which is offsetting any new backer momentum. This is totally... Read more
Castle Dice is On Baby!!!
As of 10:15am this morning, Castle Dice is funded!
First, the obvious and deep felt “Thank You” to all the backers. Without you, Castle Dice would have ended up as... Read more
Very Happy Birthday News!
Today’s my birthday, and somehow the gods have all aligned to make it a good one for Castle Dice. Here’s the good news… (other than my laptop coming back from... Read more
Backers bringing the Awesome!
After a rough two days of computer issues (laptop dead, will be out for a week getting a new motherboard, etc...), I was cheered right up when I opened my... Read more
Quick Update - Local appearances
We’re working out butts off here trying to get the word out about Castle Dice. We figure the best way to do that is to get out and show as... Read more
Update #5 - The Effects of Awesome Backers
Our Awesome Backers backers made this A FANTASTIC week for Castle Dice. Not only did we get a nice little bump from the Geekdad review, but we also got a... Read more
Update #4 - Add-ons, Geekdad review, local game nights and more!
Geekdad.com Review Up: There has been a very good review posted up on Geekdad this morning. Jonathan really liked the game, particularly the dice drafting strategies. He gave us some... Read more
A lot going on here with Castle Dice, so on with the update..
1) Solitaire Play: I’m a huge fans of games with solitaire options, but for some reason... Read more
Castle Dice Stretch Goal #1 Revealed!
Currently, our plan is to make dice very similar to those in the game Quarriors. Those dice are custom molded 12mm dice. There are some production benefits in using dice... Read more
Day 1 Update
We’re off to a fantastic start here folks - 24 hours and 25% of the way there! I have been getting some good questions from various people and thought I’d... Read more