Tales of Arcana Second Set Kickstarter live Friday, July 13th is live!
The Second Set Kickstarter is now live! It will run until August 21st and 7pm.
Please tell all your friends and other roleplayers. This will be the last... Read more
Tales of Arcana Second Set Kickstarter live Friday, July 13th.
Second to last post from this campaign. I am happy to announce that the Tales of Arcana Second Set Kickstarter will go live on Friday, July 13th. There... Read more
GenCon booth #1655
Before I leave to set up the booth (#1655) at GenCon tomorrow, I wanted to give you some exciting updates!
First, the second story campaign, Enter the... Read more
Snails of Arcana: EU Shipping Update and GenCon
I wanted to bring you all the most recent information I can about the state of the game.
Sails of Arcana: EU Shipping
Thanks to aid from a... Read more
Mails of Arcana: CA and US shipping complete!
I'm happy to update that all US and Canada (and one Australian) order have gone out. I'm still hoping to ship the EU games by June, which was... Read more
Fails of Arcana: Shipping Costs (UPDATE)
I heard back from Kickstarter and it appears to be okay to have people continue to donate via PayPal after the campaign has ended. If you want to... Read more
Fails of Arcana: Shipping Costs
I'm happy to announce that I have all the copies of the game and have fully made my cross country move. The first character created with the cards... Read more
Trails of Arcana
Some updates on the game! I've been contacted by the printer and it looks like everything has been printed. Though seemingly unrelated, I will be moving to the... Read more
Announcing: Tales of Arcana: Reborn
I'm happy to announce the future of Tales of Arcana with the new Reborn roleplaying card game. Accompanied by three hardback $59.99 books that you will probably buy... Read more
Proofs of Life
Just a quick photo update of the proofs from the printer. We're moving right along! I'm also in the process of figuring out how to best do preorders and getting... Read more
Where's Your Head At?
I know it's been awhile since the campaign ended. Thank you so much for bearing with me. Please remember the additional time that it has taken was due... Read more
Scyllan like a Villain
Remember how in the Card update I spoke about "giving you things you didn't know you wanted?" Well, hopefully this new Race is one of those things. I... Read more
House of Cards
Today I bring you the next preview race: the Cards! This race is inspired by the Cards in Alice in Wonderland and the original design by Sir John... Read more
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Today I wanted to reveal the next playable race for Tales of Arcana - the Robots! While these might seem out of place in a fantasy world, with... Read more
Rise of the Toon Raider
Today's preview Race card are.. the Toons! No, I'm serious. Arcana is a vast place, filled with all sorts of life - even if it might seem bizarre.... Read more
Today Wednesday. New card today. You see new card. Like new card.
Ahem. Sorry, got stuck in character there for a second. Or should I say, characters. Anyone that has... Read more
Lycan what you see?
Tuesday's card is a new race - the Lycan! Terrifying wolf-people, they are not your typical werewolves. They live their lives mostly in humanoid wolf form, changing to... Read more
Just another Manticore Monday
This week my plan is to reveal several cards, one each day. I was able to show you the Ghost and Clown cards a few weeks back. Here... Read more
Armed to the Teeth: 10 New Armaments Revealed!
I wanted to share with you the 10 new armaments that you, the backers, helped make. Not only did you help us reach the stretch goal so these... Read more
Fails of Arcana: Lore Bored
No new cards today, though I should have some in the next week to preview for you. Today, I wanted to talk about the Roleplayer's Guide. I'm not... Read more
Ghosts and Clown reveal, Roleplayer's Guide Updated
I was going to show this tomorrow, but I'm so excited I decided to post today. Below are two of the cards that you helped make possible: the... Read more
Rails of Arcana: Moving forward!
I wanted to update you all on what's been going on the past few weeks and what I will be working on in the future. Kickstarter still has... Read more
Sample Roleplaying Guide
I'm in the process of commissioning the art for the new Armaments and Races. I should have all that art finished by the end of February so I... Read more
Tales of Arcana: Funded!
Settle down there, Manitous. Leave the Arcanauts alone. 307 of them helped to fund us for $19,805. They took our 1112 card game and elevated it to 200 cards, and... Read more
Bag of Bombs and Ray Gun blow up the Armament vote!
In addition to Lance and Revolver, Bag of Bombs and Ray Gun will be one of the 20 Armaments in the game. Thank you to all that voted. Please know... Read more
Ice Elemental and Ghost unlocked; Armament vote ends at 12 PM Pacific
We've unlocked the last two stretch goal races. I'll be honest, I did not think I'd get anywhere close to this. I'm overjoyed with the response. Any more money raised... Read more
Clowns and Toons join in on the fun!
Happy (Almost) New Year!
We've hit another stretch goal and have unlocked the Clown and Toon races! That means the last stretch goal to reach the Ice Elemental and Ghost... Read more
Make Peace Not War Golems
Interestingly enough, not all War Golems are fighters. Some value peace and hate that they were created to fight. Or maybe they are crazed, homicidal constructs. It'll now be up... Read more
Fairies and Harpies take flight!
We have reached the $17,300 stretch goal, which means the Fairy and Harpy race cards will now be included in the game! I've added new stretch goals.
$17,700... Read more
Elemental-ry, my dear Watson
In just a few hours we've unlocked the third stretch goal. That means you can now expect to sneak through the streets as an Earth Elemental Rogue, cast magic as... Read more
200 cards unlocked!
I'm happy to announce we've hit $16,300 last night, which means that the base game will now be 200 cards! This means I will be able to include... Read more
160 cards unlocked! New Armaments!
We have reached the $15,900 goal, which means the game will now be 160 cards and include the following Armament cards: Chainsaw, Whip, Boomerang, Sniper Rifle, Trombone, Mace!... Read more
3 backers from 160, 19 from 200
There are 3 days left (just 2.5 really) until the campaign ends. We've gotten a lot of new backers yesterday and today, which helps get us closer to... Read more
The Great Race Kerfuffle: A Victor Emerges
The results are in with half of the backers participating:
20 votes (26%)
2. Ghost 11 votes (14%)
3. Centaur 10 votes (13%)
4. Gargoyle 9... Read more
1 Day left to vote for a Race/18 backers from 160 cards
The vote for the new Race card continues until tomorrow at 12:00 PM Pacific, so Backers head over to the 10th update (which is private to only Backers) and vote... Read more
Prevails of Arcana: Stretch Goal updates and Vote for new Race
Updated Stretch Goals
Hello Arcanauts! I've reevaluated the project costs and found some areas to help save money, which means I can now increase the number of cards to 144... Read more
Update #8: Two stretch goal cards announced!
Happy Holidays Arcanauts!
I wanted to whet your appetite by showing you two possible cards that can be unlocked with the first stretch goal. In addition to the Pirate class,... Read more
Update #7: Funded!
Good news everyone!
I am proud to announce that Tales of Arcana is now funded for the basic 112 card deck! I'm glad that so many people have seen the... Read more
Update #6: Sales of Arcana: Two-thirds there!
As of right now, we are 68% towards the goal, just over two-thirds of the backing required, with 10 days left.
But I still need your help.... Read more
Update #5: Obligatory internet memes
We have now reached over 9,000 dollars! I apologize for the meme, but internet law decrees that it has to be made and can never die the death... Read more
Update #4: Fails of Arcana: Intro Video added
Have you ever wanted to hear the ambient noise of my apartment? Eager to know what audio recorded through a duct-taped microphone sounds like? Or, do you just... Read more
Update #3: Scales of Arcana: Halfway there!
Tales of Arcana has not reached the halfway point with 18 days to go! Thank you all again for your support this far, but we could still use... Read more
Update #2: Mails of Arcana: New Pledge Rewards added
Hello my fellow Arcanauts!
I have added new pledge rewards - helping to design an Ability, helping to design a Story Guide, and private online story sessions.
Update #1: Fails of Arcana: EU Shipping
Hello my fellow Arcanauts!
Day two of the campaign is coming to a close, but we are already at a solid start hitting over $1300 in just that time.
After... Read more