Decks Available for Sale! And the Final Math
I hope you all have been enjoying your tavern decks! Now that you've had a while to make all your friends jealous, I've released them for general sale. You can... Read more
All the standard decks have shipped, and most of them have been received! The signed decks are on their way to people now. The prints are taking longer than expected... Read more
Not a whole lot to say here, except that I just got a shipping date from the printer: Jan 30th.
Hopefully you guys should start receiving your decks in the... Read more
I pressed the big red button
By which I mean sent an email to the publisher saying, "Do it!"
The proofs got here today, they look great, we're ready to print.
I will let you all... Read more
The jokers are done, and I have ordered one final set of proofs! I don't expect there to be anything that needs fixing with the two new cards, but after... Read more
Sometimes, I am an idiot
I had the deck, I had the backer info, I had everything all ready to go! I emailed the publisher, "do it!"
And then Chris Vermeers noticed that there was... Read more
Happy Holidays! I got you some math!
Thought you might all appreciate the estimated pre-invoice invoice thing I got from DtC:
You might notice that the numbers of backers and decks don't quite match up with those... Read more
The second set of proofs arrived! They look pretty much like the first, but with a ton of minor problems throughout the deck fixed.
There were two tiny tweaks that... Read more
After setting the cards aside for most of a week and looking at them again, I did notice a few more errors. Nothing that will require any of the cards... Read more
Proofs are here!
I said I'd post an update with pics and soon as they arrived, and here they are!
Isn't this exciting?! At last, a real physical product!
...Oh, did you want... Read more
The art is done!
At long, long last, the art is done! All 52 cards, the backs, and the bonus joker, are complete! It's been a lot of delays and I promise I have... Read more
Card Back Options
First, an update on the progress of the deck. We're only a few cards away from completion. The art is taking longer than expected, both due to unexpected inconveniences in... Read more
Five Finished Cards
Now we've moved past all the math (until it's time to print and ship things) and into the art phase. Here's the final art for five of the cards, some... Read more
Final Backer Analysis + Mead and Rotgut Art
I did promise I'd try and include card art with future math updates, so here's WIPs of Rotgut and Mead:
Isn't the dead rat adorable? And now, on to the... Read more
Revised Borders (no math)
We've taken all of your feedback on the new borders and created a revised version that we hope combines the best features of both the original borders and the newer... Read more
We've funded! Now what? Math, obviously
We made it! We more than made it - we exceeded our goal by 14%! Awesome job, everyone.
Here's what my Amazon Payments account looks like as of this morning:... Read more
Last Day + New Reward!
We're almost there! We're at 87% funding as of this writing, which makes me cautiously optimistic that we can make it, although it's going to be close.
To help things... Read more
Six Days Left! A WIP and (Slightly) More Math
Here's a WIP of one of the Burly Bouncers doing what he does best - ejecting some troublemaker from the tavern. Can you spot which number and suit this is... Read more
New Card Borders
I've heard a lot of feedback on the card design, especially the borders. Kayden and I have worked together on some borders that showcase more of the art, and look... Read more
Face Card Art, and More Math!
Just over 24 hours since launch, and already 30% of the way to the goal. Wow! I'll talk about that below, but first, here's the art for the King of... Read more
If you care about math and transparency, read on! If not, go somewhere else. Preferably after pledging vast amounts of money.
First, what are our fixed costs? We have a... Read more