True Messiah - Strategy Game of Surreal Religious Horror
A fever dream of deck-building, board control, and tactics: Dali meets Dune. 2-4 players, 60-120 minutes.
Less than 3 days left to get True Messiah!
Hello, Original True Messiah Backer! In case you missed our update from late March, I'm writing to give you all a heads-up: the new campaign for True Messiah is now... Read more
The campaign is reborn!
Hello, friends and backers! I have some excellent news for you.
I recently received a late quote from a new manufacturer--a quote which significantly undercut all the quotes provided by... Read more
Week 2 of the new campaign!
Hello, friends! It's come to my attention that some of you missed out on the announcement about our new campaign, so in case that describes you, here it is again:... Read more
True Messiah is back--come and back it!
Hello, friends! After a year-and-a-half of additional research and work improving the game, True Messiah is back on Kickstarter. You pledged to support True Messiah once before; I'd be honored... Read more
True Messiah returns in one month!
Greetings, friends! In our last update, I mentioned that I'd be running another Kickstarter campaign for True Messiah in early 2018. Well, guess what: it's early 2018! And that means... Read more
Star alignment status: confirmed!
Hey friends! In our last update (Waiting for the stars to align), you may recall that I was waiting to hear back from Blackbox about them handling warehousing, shipping, and... Read more
Waiting for the stars to align!
Hey folks! You may be wondering what's new with True Messiah; and luckily, I am here to update you on that very thing!
When is the second campaign happening?
After... Read more
I need your feedback!
Hey everyone! I've just received some updated quotes from prospective manufacturers with alternate approaches to True Messiah's components; read on and please let me know what you think in the... Read more
The end times and moving forward
Hey all! The campaign has ended; as you can see, we didn't hit our primary funding goal. While that's disappointing, it's not as bad as you might think--for you see,... Read more
The final 24 hours!
Hey guys! We're now in the final 24 hours of the campaign.
As you've no doubt noticed, True Messiah is currently about 45% funded. Some of you have asked whether... Read more
The final 3 days, Reddit AMA!
Hey guys! Did you think I was done updating you on True Messiah? Ha! Not a chance! Without further ado:
As part of my let-the-world-know-that-this-game-exists efforts, I've begun... Read more
How-to-play video #4!
Hey pals, it's time for another update!
The final week is off to a good start with a shout-out on BoardGameGeek's Crowdfunding Round-up. For my part, I'm going to be... Read more
Hey everyone: my flight back from LA touched down late last night; I'm now home and ready to roll!
As you know, I was at Indiecade for most of this... Read more
Halfway there, and Indiecade!
Hey friends! We're now halfway through the Kickstarter campaign!
Tomorrow night, I fly to Los Angeles to demo True Messiah at Indiecade, where it was chosen as an official selection!... Read more
Want a free True Messiah Print 'n' Play?
I've had a couple of requests for a free print-and-play version of True Messiah--and since this falls into the category of requests I've categorized as "totally doable," I've gone out... Read more
New stretch goal, how-to-play video #3: miracles!
Good morning, everyone! Since I last posted, we've shot past $10,000 pledged, and now sit just shy of the 33% mark--very exciting!
New stretch goal
As promised in the last... Read more
Components: a closer look!
Hey guys! I'm back after spending the whole weekend demoing True Messiah at ValorCon. It was a lot of fun, and perhaps more importantly, the game got a really enthusiastic... Read more
How-to-play videos #1 and #2: turn structure, combat, and more!
Hello there, and welcome to day 3 of our campaign to get True Messiah released!
As promised, I've started creating videos that explore how to play True Messiah in much... Read more
We're off to a great start!
Hey guys--wow! The first 24 hours of the campaign have now elapsed, and what an amazing 24 hours they were!
It's only been one day, and we're already 17% of... Read more