Christmas Update = Stretch Goal Delivered!
So everyone who backed the kickstarter at Daring Smugglerlevel or higher should have received a link to their stretch goal reward on Drive Thru RPG. Once again I want... Read more
Stretch Goal Progress
I'm afraid that progress on completing the stretch goal adventures has been going slower than I originally planned because of unavoidable interruptions. Right now the six adventures... Read more
We are delivered!
By now, I hope that everyone has their printed copies (or for those few people who live in remote places, the means to get them!). I know... Read more
June Update - Nearly there!
Oh, I've got exciting news!
I've just had a print proof of the hardcover with all the artwork in, and it looks gorgeous!
However, I've noticed a couple of graphics... Read more
Although there has not been much to say in the updates, there has been plenty going on behind the scenes, so I'd like to give you a quick update on... Read more
Art is coming along nicely
While the art is still underway, I do now have some examples of the final art which I've placed into my master document, and goodness me but I'm pleased with... Read more
Some art is coming in, waiting for backer responses too!
Just a short update this time.
Some of my first art has come in and put in the appropriate places in the rules; I'm really pleased with how... Read more
Preparing backer surveys, additional artist and an auto calculating charactersheet
SurveysI'm currently in the process of preparing the backer surveys, making sure that I'm asking the right questions of each backer group before I send them off. In addition... Read more
WE HAVE DONE IT! Thank you!
The campaign has closed, with 190 backers from all around the world, handily beating the target I had set and unlocking a bonus from the stretch goal for everyone who... Read more
Last chance to sway the Regimes!
First one Regime stands ahead of the others, then a second surges forth!
The plucky League has made ground against the Militarised Union, and the Alliance and the Holy Republic... Read more
I'm feeling excited - are you?
A note of thanks...
So we are closing in on the last 24 hours of the Kickstarter, and I'm delighted by the response which there has been from all over... Read more
Meet the Artists
As I've mentioned, the primary purpose of this Kickstarter is to pay for additional professional art to grace the pages, to bring them alive and to help illustrate the vision... Read more
A Social Combat Example
Swindle and Taunt
I've had some discussions on twitter about Social Conflict and what it may look like, so I've attached the following copy of one of the pages to... Read more
A New Stretch Goal - the first supplement!
Can we reach £6,000?
I don't know whether it is possible to reach this new stretch goal, but I've been amazed by the response by everyone so far, and I... Read more
Read some reviews!
What are people saying about Starguild?
You can read an interview with me and an independent review of the game by Keith Robbins at the UK Roleplaying site here:
- http://ukroleplaying.com/one-ring/starguild.html ... Read more
Stretch goal sooooo close!
As I write this, we are only £8 away from hitting the stretch goal, which is amazing with a week still to go! Remember, if we reach that stretch goal,... Read more
What is Conviction? Why is it important?
Within the Starguild game, Conviction is what gives characters their edge while adventuring. It represents the determination that you mean what you say, and have the gumption to carry it... Read more
Simple NPC's by Design
The NPC (or Non-Player Character) is a crucial part of almost any role playing game. It is someone with agency just like the characters which the players are running, but... Read more
A preview of the Conflict introduction
This update isn't really for the backers - everyone above the level of Mook already has the whole thing! But if you are visiting the site and deciding whether or... Read more
Stretch Goal Announced!
The First Stretch Goal
So. Stretch goals. I didn’t put any up at the beginning of the campaign because I wasn’t sure how the campaign was going to do. But... Read more
Your thoughts on an alternative opening to the characters chapter?
After some discussion with a few of the kickstarter backers, it seemed that it would be worth looking at an alternative layout for the first few pages of the character... Read more
We are funded!
Thank you, you wonderful, wonderful people! We are funded in less than a week!
I have been blown away by your response, and your willingness to support something that doesn't... Read more
Which Regime will you support?
The political scene of the Starguild: Space Opera Noir setting is dominated by the four main competing regimes in this area of space. The Gateway Alliance, the Holy Republic, the... Read more
Starguild Table of Contents
For people interested in the project but who would like to know more about what is contained in the game book, I've added a page to my main Starguild RPG... Read more
Special news for Corrupt Politicians
You have backed this project at a level which gives you even more input to the campaign setting, which is brilliant! Thank you so much!
All corrupt politicians should have... Read more
A downloadable PDF character sheet is now available
I've added a downloadable plain PDF character sheet on the main Starguild website here
There is nothing fancy like form-filling or anything yet, but a couple of people have... Read more
Special news for Daring Smugglers and Hard Boiled Detectives!
You have backed this project at a level which gives you input to the campaign setting, which is really great! Thank you so much!
All daring smugglers and hard boiled... Read more
Access to the pre-release Starguild rules coming to backers tonight!
Thank you so much for supporting Starguild! As it says in your reward levels, and as a demonstration of the completeness of the rules, I'm going to message... Read more
Favourite adventure moments
Some favourite moments from convention adventures I have run:
Gas Giant Zebra
When doing 'gas giant zebra' the two lead scientists PCs were at loggerheads from the very beginning. One... Read more