Our artist was in an car accident, in his apartment.
Ben Rose, the man who did all our graphic art for HOST and is working on stuff for our future games. Was hit by a car while he... Read more
Our next game is live on Kickstarter!
I wanted to let you know our next game is live on kickstarter.
You believed in me the first time around, and as far as I know everything... Read more
Other Projects I Recommend
In this indie design business, I have met some really cool people. Time and again, they give of themselves to help guide me in this industry. They offer... Read more
HOST receives another video review!
Sean Howard over at The Gamers Remorse (part of The Dice Tower Network). Has reviewed HOST. I wanted to share this video with you and thank you again.... Read more
Two New Games From Broken Prism Games.
I am proud to announce that I have two new games out soon. Both of them are in a community contest right now for a publishing contract. Please read... Read more
All Us Geeks Reviewed HOST
I wanted to announce that All Us Geeks have given HOST a proper podcast review. Both Jeff and Jordan enjoyed it, but you should just listen for yourself!
Thanks... Read more
How are you liking HOST so far?
Good/Bad/Indifferent I want to know. If you would kindly leave a review here: https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/host-deluxe-edition-
I would be in your debt.
Has anyone not... Read more
The Game Crafter has their own Kickstarter
The Game Crafter, My Publisher, Has a pretty sweet kickstarter going on right now, Please check it out. Its for the new game Village in a Box. It's... Read more
Staying in touch.
I still owe 13 of you t-shirts, I'm still struggling to nail down a final artwork design.
I also want to ask you to Share your opinions about the... Read more
Backer created video review of HOST
One of you radical backers made a video here: http://youtu.be/BXgS0je94FQ Reviewing HOST.
I appreciate it, and invite all of you to do so. It fills me with pride to see... Read more
Your Copies of HOST have Shipped. They all went out Yesterday! What this means is Everyone in the US will have their copy by friday at the latest, Some... Read more
The Original Ship date was December 17th 2013. Then I got a notification that it would ship on the 11th, Which made me excited. Then it slipped to the 12th.... Read more
Faster than expected Shipping!
So my very excellent friends at www.thegamecrafter.com Really pulled through this weekend! They locked themselves in and worked round the clock to get some games printed and boxed and... Read more
Print and Play Copies have been sent out!
All you backers that have qualified for the Print and Play PDFs have been sent a direct message with the link to my Drop Box. You should be able to... Read more
Printing! Reviews! Accolades! and Sneak Peeks!
I am excited to tell you. The game was just approved by the printer and it is officially in the queue. With your help, HOST is now featured... Read more
I hope everything has gone as well for you during the holidays as it did me. Spent some time with my family, Gave thanks at the table for each... Read more
40 Surveys left!
There are approximately 40 surveys left. Hopefully this will be enough of a bug in your ear to get it filled out and returned to me. This is mission... Read more
Our backers turned friends at Thrash-Car have 6 days left to go. I backed them, I'm in for a collectors edition! I got the chance to play their... Read more
SURVEYS HAVE BEEN SENT!
sorry for the all capsbut it is critical that you get those filled out this weekend. The sooner I can confirm all the Survey's are in, the sooner I... Read more
The Final 6 Hours
It's the last 6 hours. Anything you can do to spread the word further is very appreciated. Tweet, Share, Comment. All these things are massively helpful. Lets see if you... Read more
200% and beyond!
It's 11:55pm here in Dallas Texas. My phone made that ding noise. We are now over 200% meaning I can add in the extra missions cards. I am so glad... Read more
We are in the last 24 hours of the campaign. Thank you for being here. Thank you for the 600+ shares this project has had. You are all so kind.... Read more
Thank you! I went from losing sleep to stress over this campaign, to losing sleep from joy. Roughly every hour or so my phone does this great thing. It... Read more
180% you guys rock! here some more pics
I ran a test print for the new box and got it in yesterday. So here are some pictures of the new box for size reference. I have... Read more
I mentioned before getting to go to this place in Plano Texas and get some plays in with people. Here is the speech I gave that night:
I... Read more
More Event Cards!
we're moving through these stretch goals! I am very pleased that you have brought us this far. Stretch goal #3 More Event Cards! Is unlocked, we did a play... Read more
For The Veterans
I know you have heard that if we get to $6000 i'll send 150 copies of the game to Give2TheTroops. That is a fact. What you may not have... Read more
170% funded by 118 backers for 118 copies of the game
Thank you everyone,
This project is moving right along. I noticed we did sneak in a negative day after all... but that is alright. Here's that chart again:
I was... Read more
My Backers Are Hardcore!
To prove it, you can go to Backers Hub, and sign up for a free tshirt HERE. You will get an email to fill out a quick survey. Be sure... Read more
The Game Crafter Featured Article
It's hard keeping track of what I have shared with you guys here, or on the blog or on the Facebook. But, we also got a Featured article on The... Read more
The last 2 weeks, and Now on Kicktraq Hotlist
HOST is making it's debut appearance on the kicktraq hotlist: http://www.kicktraq.com/hotlist/ check it out, repeatedly to keep the project in the hearts and minds of kicktraq and that way more people will... Read more
It has come to my attention that some of you would like multiple copies of HOST. I wanted to make that really simple by just adding new reward levels you... Read more
T-Shirt contest is over!
We have a winner! Or two! I've messages you. You are awesome! Thank you.
Churchill said. Success is going from one failure to the next with no loss of enthusiasm. I know we are successful, but I'd hate to see a negative day. Here's... Read more
Character Cards Unlocked!
So we made it here. This stretch goal had a special place in my heart from the jump. For the Roleplaying minded it'll be a queue card to the... Read more
Over 100 Backers!
You all have me amazed. We're coming up on the Half way mark of the campaign. and we're nearly halfway to my favorite stretch goal. #6. Lets keep the momentum... Read more
Dad's Gaming Addiction
Vince from Dad's Gaming Addiction Did a wonderful video preview of HOST. I'd like you to check it out here:
If videos aren't your thing, check out this article he... Read more
Stretch Goal #1 UNLOCKED!
You all amaze me. Every hour or so my phone chimes with the sound of support, excitement, and love. *You have a new backer* I feel it needs to say... Read more
Spreading the word.
The game was featured on Unboxed: the board game blog! Be sure to check it out here: http://bdg.ms/agdi
Keep spreading the word, as you can see I have added... Read more
Host Gameplay Video
Here is the video I have made for HOST to help explain the gameplay. Please remember I'm not setting out to make movies. So forgive the quality. The... Read more
48% Funding. No I did not sleep well.
So we reached 50% last night and I got this really cool update post for you all ready. Then I was looking at my email and some backers... Read more
$1,006 pledged, 50% funded, 51 backers, 25 days to go, 108 video views
To all you kind folk,
Those are the stats people. It's time to chill the champagne. We're right on track to make this dream a reality. Thank you, each and... Read more
33 Backers! 33% Funded! How about a Video?
With your help we've reached a really cool milestone. We are at 33 backers with 33% funding. Spooky. Yet, Heartfelt thanks. By now if you've backed the project,... Read more
21% Funding in as many hours!
You are all incredible. Statistically a campaign will fail unless it reaches 20-30% in the first 3 days. We are right on track. I'd like to shake you warmly... Read more