Darkest Dungeon Release and Kickstarter Rewards Update
We are fast approaching the full release of the game and want to give you all an update on the various backer-fueled features yet to get into the... Read more
Darkest Dungeon Full Release Date: January 19, 2016!
It's been a busy couple of months, culminating in the Cove release which we hope you have all been enjoying!
This community has grown beyond our expectations, and... Read more
The Houndmaster arrives!
Greetings Backers! "The Corpse and Hound" patch is coming tomorrow, July 15th! Here's what you can look forward to:
- New Hero: The Houndmaster!
- Steam Cloud Save!
- New... Read more
What horrors lie in wait? Roadmap update!
With our most recent update 'Fiends & Frenzy' behind us, we're looking ahead once again! This is just a short update to let you all know where we're... Read more
Development Update - Month in Review, GDC, SXSW, and the Road Ahead
As you know, we launched Early Access on February 3. And what a subsequent few weeks it's been!
We can definitely say that the game has blown away... Read more
The Week of Torment - Content Creator Event Jan 30th through Feb. 6th, Backer Art!
Happy New Year Backers!
The Red Hook team has been working incredibly hard, and Early Access is just around the corner:
- Early Access Backers (Wanderer Tier+) will Get Steam Keys... Read more
Early Access Dates, Backer Art Pack, and More!
We have a TON of exciting news to cover in this update, so let's dive right in!
Early Access Steam Launch and Backer Access Dates!
We are happy to announce... Read more
PAX Recap & Looking Ahead
Where are we at?
Meeting all the gamers and press at the show was exhilarating - we got a huge amount of positive feedback from everyone who played the build!... Read more
Newsletter #5 Update - Darkest Dungeon at PAX
We just sent out a newsletter update, in which we talk about Darkest Dungeon at PAX, the latest developments on the game (including new screenshots!), and more.
Going... Read more
July 5th Update: Brigands, Fansite Forums, Weekly LiveStream
It's been another productive month around the Darkest Dungeon!
Brigands - $100k Stretch Goal
Remember back in February when, with your help, we crushed that $100k stretch goal in the... Read more
June Update: The Flesh is Willing
Welcome to the June update! Work continues to move along - we've made big strides in the town gameplay, as well as many of... Read more
Mini Update, MEGA Twitch!
The last month has seen a ton of systems get implemented!
We've added a host of functionality that really fleshes out the positional backbone of combat, and... Read more
BackerKit Surveys Sent Out - All Backers Must Respond!
Hello Darkest Dungeon backers!
Check your inboxes for emails from BackerKit. ALL BACKERS MUST RESPOND!
BackerKit is a cool service we are using that helps coordinate and track all of... Read more
Boston & Beyond!
What's up everyone, we're back! PAX East 2014 was our first public, hands-on exhibition of the game, and we couldn't be happier with the results! We got a chance to... Read more
We're Going to Boston!
Darkest Dungeon will be playable at PAX East in Boston next week! We're in the IndieMegaBooth, and would love to meet as many of you as... Read more
Next Steps, Update Schedule, and General Timelines
...aaannnd we're back!
GDC was a great opportunity for us to meet other talented developers, press, and potential partners. We are thrilled to report that feedback on the game is... Read more
Darkest Dungeon is FUNDED Thanks to You!
Thanks to you – your pledges, your passion and your incredible support – Darkest Dungeon is over 400% funded and well on it's way to being the game we've... Read more
$285k Stretch Goal Unlocked - The Ancestor's Trinkets, plus StarCrawlers / Beatdown City Redux!
$285k Stretch Goal Unlocked! The Ancestor's Trinkets
What a day! Thanks to the (beginning of the) end rush, we've hit that new stretch goal already!
As a special thank-you to... Read more
Final 36 Hours! New Stretch Goals including a $350k MEGAGOAL! Can we get there?
The End Times (of this Kickstarter) Are Upon Us!
Chris, Kelvin, Keir and I cannot believe that there are only 1.5 days left. Its has been an incredible ride, and... Read more
Final 3 Days to Pledge! Reddit AMA Today and Art Livestream on Tuesday
Final 3 Days to Pledge!
The campaign ends this Thursday at Midnight PST! It's hard to believe 28 days have flown by already.
If you've been following Darkest Dungeon but... Read more
Town Events Unlocked, The World of Darkest Dungeon, Reddit AMA Monday March 10th
$250k Stretch Goal Unlocked: Town Events
Our PayPal pledges are now above $2,000, which means the project has exceeded the $250,000 stretch goal!
Battle-weary or proudly triumphant, each time that... Read more
Add On an Art Book, Diorama, Art Print, or Soundtrack! Only 1 Week Left!
Have you considered adding on to your pledge? There are several things you can purchase to enhance your Darkest Dungeon experience and support us in developing the game.
How to... Read more
DRM-Free! Humble Widgets! Paypal! "Tyler Fights" Combat Overview, New Wallpapers
DRM Free Option Confirmed!
Good news! As many of you have requested, we now can confirm that all backers will have the option to choose whether to get a Steam... Read more
Q&A with Stuart Chatwood, Darkest Dungeon's Composer
Meet Stuart Chatwood, Composer for Darkest Dungeon
Tell us a little bit about yourself...
I am a "lifer" when it comes to video games. I have been fortunate enough to... Read more
The Calm Before the Storm? Jester Avatar, More Twitch, Tyler Talks Design, StarCrawlers X-Over!
This Campaign Ain't Over!
Things have settled down a bit (very typical for Kickstarters after the first week), which is giving us a chance to catch our collective breath! While... Read more
New Dungeon Unlocked: the Cove, Jester Wallpaper and Stream, Plague Doc - Beatdown Style!
$200k Stretch Goal: New Dungeon Unlocked! THE COVE
Inspired by the Shadow Over Innsmouth and the crossover of things maritime and ancient: the Cove. Expect a challenging, sickening, and... Read more
LiveStream Drawing Tonight! Forum Art! Change Your Kickstarter Password!
Change Your Kickstarter Password!
On the weekend, Kickstarter.com was hacked, but NO credit card data was obtained. You should have received an email from Kickstarter about this. Kickstarter is recommending that... Read more
2 New Heroes Unlocked, Official Trailer Scripts, Upcoming Art LiveStream!
New Heroes Unlocked: BRAINS & BRAWN!
Thanks to all of your incredible support, we've unlocked two new classes! We can't believe we're here after only 5 full days of the... Read more
Happy <3 Day: A Postcard of Love, Add-On Extra Game Copies, Class Recap and HOUNDMASTER Art
Show Your Love by Adding-On Extra Game Copies!
Many of you have been asking about the ability to add-on extra copies of the game, so you can purchase copies as... Read more
YASGC - Enhanced Town Activities, Exclusive Class Update, and a Short Graphical History of DD!
YASGC - Yet Another Stretch Goal CRUSHED!
Thanks to your generosity, we have bloodied another Stretch Goal!
RELEASE THE HOUNDS! Wait, that was yesterday.
RELEASE THE (enhanced) TOWN!Yes, that's... Read more
Brigands and Bosses, Meet the Dungeon, GameTrailers Interview Upcoming!
Stretch Goals Crushed: Brigands and Bosses!
Thanks to all of you, we are already slaying stretch goals!
HOUNDMASTER ($90k):We put this guy as the first stretch goal because we... Read more
Day 1 Recap - FUNDED! New Trailer, Mighty 1100 Explained, and More!
Funded in 24 Hours!
Thank you so much for your support! We smashed the $75k ask in less than 24 hours, and have been racing to keep pace with the... Read more