Who ya gonna call?
Hello backers, we hope you are enjoying The Princess Bride playing cards you have received!
Many of you have already joined our newsletter so you may have seen we are... Read more
Collector Boxes and a new project
We also launched a project for The Goonies, one of our other favorite films from the 80s. If you like the cards that you received for The Princess Bride, we... Read more
We spent about six hours adding in everyone that didn't fill out their PledgeManager, so thank you to everyone that did that beforehand.
Anyone that we didn't have an address... Read more
Dice Have Arrived
…but not in the state we would have preferred. This is what we sent when we ordered:
“So 1500 of the blue with the 6-fingered hand and 1500 of the... Read more
Collector Boxes not quite right
The good news is that everything at USPCC is good to go and the tuck boxes are scheduled to print this week. We hope to have the decks in April... Read more
Hard proofs for the collector box
The hard proofs for the collector box have shipped to us and we should have them on Monday. The top image will look a little grainy because they don't use... Read more
Soft proofs have been approved
We received the final soft proofs from Bicycle and those have been approved by licensing. The next step of the process is to finish contracts so that we can get... Read more
We received approval on the dice so we’re going to put the six-fingered hand on both the red and blue dice in the place of the six pip. If this... Read more
Submitted to Bicycle
We’ve submitted all of our decks to Bicycle and they have a few revisions we need to do before everything is print ready. The next step after those are done... Read more
We hope that everyone had a Happy New Year! We’ve been working on the project to get these out as soon as possible. We’re finishing up the decks and should... Read more
Read this to make sure to get your rewards!
Everyone should have received an invite to PledgeManager.com by now (check your spam folder). If you haven't received it, please let us know by sending a message through Kickstarter (the 'Contact... Read more
We got most of the functionality we needed for this project up and running early this morning so you should have all received an email from PledgeManager by now. If... Read more
I know we flooded you with updates at the end of the project last week so we held off on any more until after the Thanksgiving weekend. So, first and... Read more
Last stretch goal before we finish!
We are posting our last stretch goal. We have set a record for our highest funded day and if we complete this we have reached ALL of our stretch goals... Read more
Yet another stretch goal has fallen
You guys are just killing it today! Which is good, because this is the last day and I didn't want to just knock it down. I was hoping for a... Read more
Stretch Goal for $123,000 Completed!
I promise that after today, I'll cut back on the updates. We've completed three stretch goals already today and we're on our way to finishing a fourth. We're also about... Read more
Stretch Goal for $120,000 Completed!
So yesterday we ALMOST set a new record for our highest funded day. I think that we could potentially do that today, but we'll need everyone's help to spread the... Read more
New Stretch Goal - $120,000
We are just blazing through stretch goals tonight. We've just unlocked the 4th magnet which you can add to your pledge for just $5.
The $140 pledge level will now... Read more
New Stretch Goal - $115,000
Wow, that was quick guys! Sorry if this is a bit spammy for the next 24 hours, I just want to make sure that as we hit our stretch goals... Read more
Only one more day to go!
We are almost up $3000 from the last update and we are quickly approaching our $110,000 stretch goal. We've already set yet another record for our second best day ever,... Read more
Less than 36 hours left to pledge!
Thanks to everyone that has backed the project so far and helped us get to the $105,000 mark. Let's see how many stretch goals we can get through today. Kicktraq... Read more
Stretch Goal for $100,000
We reached the $95,000 stretch goal already! Everyone that is pledged at the $40 reward tier (or higher) will receive the following magnet for free:
Kicktraq says that we are totally... Read more
New Stretch Goal for Free Stuff!
Thanks to everyone for helping us yesterday with the second biggest day of funding yet! You can check out how well we did by clicking on this link here.
Contest... Read more
The Impressive Clergyman from Deck #2
For anyone that hasn't used Kicktraq before, it's an awesome site that can be used to gather data on a Kickstarter project. Click here to check out the progress we've... Read more
Last 5 days
Good morning backers!
We are now only 5 days away from the end of the project and things are heating up. As I write this, we're just shy of $75,000.... Read more
New Reward Levels!
We're doing a Google Hangout today at 3PM CST. We'll be working on some of the cards and the collector's box. Collector's box? Yes, see below :-)
2 New Rewards... Read more
We're now entering our last week of the project. So if you were waiting to pledge, it's getting pretty close to that time to do so before you miss out.... Read more
Google Hangout is Live
We're starting another Google Hangout for those that would like to participate. We usually have a couple spots open if you would like to hop in here. If you're just... Read more
Deck #1 - The Impressive Clergyman
"Mawage. Mawage is wot bwings us togeder tooday. Mawage, that bwessed awangment, that dweam wifin a dweam..."
We'll be doing another Google Hangout today while we work on one of... Read more
Google Hangout is Live
We're doing another Google Hangout here if you would like to stop in. We'll be discussing some of the new stretch goals as well as ideas for some... Read more
Coins and Poker Chips
Thanks to everyone that joined us in the Google Hangout yesterday. Hopefully you had fun seeing the artwork put together and talking to us about some of the upcoming stretch... Read more
Google Hangout is Live
Hey guys, we're starting a hangout here now: http://bit.ly/HPi1fj and on YouTube here: http://youtu.be/derjRSZUOWY
Feel free to drop in, say hi, and talk to us about the project.
King of Spades for Deck #2
We'll be doing another Google Hangout later today for anyone that would like to jump in and participate. We'll be showing some preview art for some of the upcoming cards... Read more
$55,000 Stretch Goal Completed!
Yesterday was crazy. We basically went through one stretch goal in a day, had our first Google Hangout (ran it as a test), and got some more art in to... Read more
Prepare to Die!
We met our $50,000 stretch goal so we unlocked the coin for Deck #1. Just add $10 to your pledge to get one!
We also decided that instead of making... Read more
Bow to the Queen of Slime, the Queen of Filth, the Queen of Putrescence. Boo. Boo.
It's not very often I get to write update titles like this, so I'm going to enjoy it while I can. Here is the Queen of Spades from Deck #2!... Read more
Tuck box for Deck #3
We just got the artwork in for the third tuck box. Let us know what you think!
We'll be updating the front page with this info and then making a... Read more
Coin for Deck #1
We have the first design for Coin #1. Everywhere you see a dark gray line is where we would have the silver metal. We hope that you like it!
If... Read more
Stretch Goal #5 Completed!
We just broke through the fifth stretch goal! We will now be making a custom seal for the third deck as well. This means that all three decks and their... Read more
Special Event in Austin, TX
So it looks like we're on the verge of breaking the $45,000 stretch goal so that we can reveal the coin (which is winning 3 to 1 right now) for... Read more
Stretch Goal #4 Completed!
We just broke through the fourth stretch goal! We will now be making the third deck as well and have brought on our third artist. Here is what they have... Read more
Deck #2 - Tuckbox
We've gotten some more artwork in for the second deck to give you a better idea of what to expect.
To give you a little background, we're using the same... Read more
Stretch Goal #3 Completed!
We just broke through the third stretch goal! The second deck will now get a custom seal as well.
How do I get all of these decks?
Right now we... Read more
Stretch Goal #2 Completed!
We just broke through the second stretch goal!
Here is the card back for Deck #2. You'll notice that we have a completely different artist and style with this deck.... Read more
Stretch Goal #1 Completed!
In less than 24 hours we broke through the first stretch goal! I will be happy to keep coming up with these if we can continue this pace :-)
Here... Read more
24 hours - 200% Funded!
I knew how much I loved The Princess Bride but I never could have expected how many of my fellow Kickstarters felt the same way. Thank you so much for... Read more