Lunarchitects is complete! Thank you all, so very much.
As you can probably guess from the title, 100% of the Kickstarter games have been delivered successfully. There was a bit of a customs hiccup in Australia (where more than... Read more
Nearly all delivered, and a little Con buzz
Just a quick update:
As the title suggests, almost all of the copies of Lunarchitects are delivered! There are 95 still headed to backers (46 for Australia, sorry it takes... Read more
Lunarchitects shipments underway! And Gamehole Con
I'm happy to say that as of right now 872 out of 888 shipments are in process! Over the last week, Shipwire's warehouses received and readied all the game pallets,... Read more
AAAALMOST there, & shipping confirmation, please!
So a QUICK update, as we are so close:
The US games are in Chicago, and are just days away from clearing customs and getting delivered to Shipwire! Shipwire takes... Read more
Shipping confirmation email, and shipping status
You should see an email directly from Iron Kitten Games (firstname.lastname@example.org) in your inbox. This is important: in the email is a link to confirm your order details and your... Read more
Production, post Gen Con, and schedule
Hello backers! After a crazy week of games at Gen Con, then receiving the MPC (details below) with some good news from the manufacturer, it is time for an update.... Read more
Showing off the Fancy Tray, and the latest components
Hello again backers!
The previous update said that almost everything was in production... and I just heard that production of the printed boards is already wrapping up! Components went into... Read more
Quick update: production, final sampling
Just a quick update as things are progressing:
- Many components are in mass-production. This includes all printed components (box, punchboards, gameboard, rulebook, cardboard tray), and the dice.
- Samples of... Read more
Pre-production copy walkthrough
Just a few days ago I received the pre-production copy of Lunarchitects, and I thought you'd enjoy seeing it!
Summary: all the printed components look great (approved for production),... Read more
Address Surveys, and some Fulfillment Logistics details
It's mid-April, and the pre-production copy is now officially two weeks into creation. I still haven't seen much (I can hardly contain my excitement), but according to some of the... Read more
The layout of a punchboard: detailed exploration
Quick news: one round of digital proofs is through with a few corrections, and the next round of proofs will be in my inbox around Monday (which I expect to... Read more
End-of-February Update: Preproduction, Rulebook, Tabletopia
Whew! February was a month of detail-oriented tweaks. Finalizing all the little things made it feel like a slog; now that we're done with almost all of that, we can... Read more
The rules are checked, testing is done, so now I can show you the fun that will come from the optional EXPANSION TILES!
These five double-sided tiles may be played... Read more
Post KS Update #4: Fancy Tray, All scoring schemes, Demo day
Work continues steadily: the last few weeks have focused on rigorously testing the "expansion tiles" and all scoring schemes, editing and re-editing the rules text, and some design work on... Read more
Post KS Update #3: Contentious Icons, Rulebook, Demo Day
Welcome to the new year! 2016 will be a big year for Lunarchitects, and we're busy working hard to get it in your hands.
Remember those contentious icons we took... Read more
Post KS Update #2: Happy Holidays, quick updates
First of all, happy holidays to everyone! I hope that over the next few weeks everyone enjoys time with family and friends. I know I will be (and so updates... Read more
Post KS Update #1: Pre-order website, last hours, manufacturers details
Wow, last week was pretty crazy. I'm still blown away by the enthusiasm shown, and because I share that enthusiasm I want to update backers regularly. To start, as things... Read more
TOTAL SUCCESS! Thank you all, so very much.
Lunarchitects will exist because of you 900+ backers. I'm still stunned by the whole thing. I can't say thank you enough. The support I've received from comments, messages, and funds... Read more
As has been stated before, Lunarchitects will be a one-and-done small print run. That means that after the campaign ends, acquiring of copy will become much more difficult. In a... Read more
WE'RE FUNDED! And a stretch goal tweak.
Thank you SO MUCH to all you backers! I was getting a little nervous over the weekend, but everyone has been so incredibly supportive with their thoughts and pledges and... Read more
48 hours, Gameboard preview and details
Today at 4pm CST the 48-hour mark passes (the time that those who have clicked "remind me" will probably take another look), and our goal is within reach!
I just... Read more
Glen More designer / Ravensburger discussion
In the last about 24 hours, on the boardgamegeek forums there has been a long and involved discussion in regards to Matthias Cramer (designer of Glen More) and his involvement... Read more
Graphics Poll results, and tweaks preview
More than 200 of the backers have responded to the graphics poll I sent out yesterday, and the opinions have been great to read! One thing the results emphasize is... Read more
75% funded, 75% through
For those of you who celebrate, I hope you had a great Thanksgiving. I know I'm thankful for all the backers who are working to make Lunarchitects a reality.
A... Read more
Stretch Goals announced
With over $20k and only half-way through the duration, I am confident we'll fund! Next stop: the stars...
$32.5k Box Cover Spot-UV:You've probably seen this on printed products before,... Read more
Mid-campaign slump... in-person demos, To The Table Review, Roll Player
Well, we've hit the mid-campaign slump—so now is a critical time for you to share Lunarchitects with your friends! It's important that we don't let this campaign fade from your... Read more
50+% in 6 days, and rulebook translations
Day 6, and we're already 52% of the way to the Lunarchitects campaign goal. I can honestly say I'm very excited about our progress, and I have all of you... Read more
Quick Note: Live Designer Interview Tonight!
I just wanted to quickly mention that Daniel Zayas (of Meeple Mechanic and Smarter Backer fame) will be hosting a live designer interview with me TONIGHT at 8:30pm CST. Anyone... Read more
A great start, live discussion event, and demos
Firstly, thank you backers for making the first two days a big success! $10k in 2 days, wow! A BIG thank you to all those who jumped on Lunarchitects early,... Read more