Legacy 2e is up!
Just thought you might be interested to know that Legacy 2nd edition is live:
There's a free quickstart and a rules draft download for all backers, if... Read more
The apocalypse is almost here...
Thanks so much for building this with me, 3 years ago. I hope when the Kickstarter launches you'll check it out and see how we've improved Legacy over that time!
Legacy 2nd Edition starting playtesting!
I hope you're all well. First off, thank you so much for giving me your support with this campaign - it gave me the foundation I needed to start... Read more
Legacy: Mirrors in the Ruins now out!
Legacy: Mirrors in the Ruinsis now out! We're going with an Advance PDF system for this release: we're holding off on activating print-on-demand until early customers have... Read more
New Kickstarter up!
Very excited to say we just launched our next kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1549920133/what-ho-world-a-roleplaying-game-of-farce-and-eleg?ref=legacy
I promise not to spam you with links to it but I beg your indulgence for just this... Read more
New Legacy book! Also, What Ho, World! kickstarting soon.
Mirrors in the Ruins
First up, some Legacy news. After the last update, I was contacted by another designer who had some great ideas for Legacy. We've been working... Read more
A Lasting Legacy
I've just finished creating and uploading full-colour, high-detail reference sheets for Legacy and its expansion. If you've downloaded them from DriveThruRPG in the past, you can get the new... Read more
Echoes of the Fall done!
I've finished Echoes of the Fall - the supplement containing all the material unlocked over the course of this campaign, plus some extra stuff I decided to add in for... Read more
Codes sent out!
I got the updated print books this morning and they looked great, so I pressed the big red button: your codes to get the game printed should be... Read more
Physical books almost ready!
I got the physical proofs in:
It's great to leaf through the books and see the game in proper physical existence! They look really good, and the colours... Read more
June Update: PDFs sent out!
I've just hit the button on sending the PDFs out through DriveThruRPG to all backers at the £6 level and up! It might take a while to filter... Read more
May Update - All Art In, PDF Available Soon!
I've obtained the last few pieces of art and am now going through final drafts of the PDF, and should have the PDF out to backers within a... Read more
April Update - New Art and New Website
The game layout and art is finishing up - we're looking on track to get the PDF in your hands by the end of next month! Once that's done... Read more
March Update - Art and Bonus Material
It's been a good month for progress on the game. Layout's still going strong - I'm in constant communication with my layout artist revising drafts of the book... Read more
February Update: Layout progress and remixed Enclave!
First up, my artists are soon going to get to work on making the playbook art. If you backed at Luminary or otherwise gained the opportunity to decide... Read more
January Status Update
I hope you all had a good new year! Just a short update today:
First, as the layout artist gets into the meat of the project, I'll soon need... Read more
It's been a month of discovery, hasty calculations, stress, improvisation and excitement, but this has made it all worthwhile. Once again, I cannot thank you all enough! Like a hyper-advanced World... Read more
Enhanced Art Unlocked!
Thank you all so much! There's only 5 hours left - can we unlock the technological secrets of the world before? I'll be hoping so!
24 Hours to go + Contest Winner
With a day still to go, it's looking very likely we can hit the Enhanced Art stretch goal, and potentially even the Advanced Tech booklet! I can't thank... Read more
We've hit £3500! Once the campaign's over I'll start the design and playtesting of the Cultivators of the New Flesh, and just like every other playbook they'll get professional art... Read more
48 hours to go!
Still two days left to hit those stretch goals, and it looks like we're going to meet at least one of them. I've talked to my artists and layout people... Read more
Thank you all so much!
Now let's see if we can get some stretch goals unlocked. First up at £3500 is the Cultivators of New Flesh, a family that focuses... Read more
Art Update II
Less than four days left now, and while it might be tight I'm confident we can fund. My artists are still committed to helping me make Legacy a reality... Read more
The winner of the second promo competition is Itamar Karbian! Contact me after the campaign's over and we can talk about which playbook you want me to modify, and... Read more
2nd competition closes in 12 hours!
Just a quick note to say that the 2nd backer competition closes in 12 hours, and as there are currently 0 entrants the prize of a uniquely modified playbook... Read more
75% there and 10 days to go
As the campaign's end approaches it's looking good - kicktraq is predicting that we'll fund, even without the bump that tends to happen in the last 48 hours. Fingers... Read more
Half way through - win a custom playbook!
Today marks the halfway point - 15 days in and 15 days to go. I'm incredibly grateful for all the support you've shown so far, and I'm looking... Read more
Art preview: The Tower
First, there are two more days left in this week's promo competition. Just post about Legacy on a blog, forum or social network and link it in the comments... Read more
Last call for the introductory session
I've been collecting interest in playing an introductory session of Legacy, and it looks like the best time to run a game online is tonight from 7 to 9 PM... Read more
50% funded and over 100 backers!
Thank you all for your help so far! It's really encouraging to look at the support you're sending in every day to make this game a reality. Once again, thank... Read more
GamerXP interview, plus game rescheduling
An interview I did a while ago with GamerXP just went live: http://www.gamer-xp.com/surviving-and-thriving-with-legacy-life-among-the-ruins-interview-with-james-iles/ Have a read to see what was going through my mind when designing Legacy, and how I reckon... Read more
One Week In!
It's great to see how far we've come. A week in and already almost 50% funded. I've been giving interviews and promoting the game across the web, but with... Read more
Build a wasteland with me...
First, it's great to see the new backers rolling in! Every new backer email I receive is appreciated, and I can see the gap to funding getting ever smaller.... Read more
Add-ons and stretch goal changes
Just a quick update today.
Do you want a softback copy to thumb through and dog-ear while keeping your hardback pristine on the shelf? Or maybe... Read more
FAQ Update, Facebook Group, and Character Layout Preview
Printing FAQ Update
I've had quite a few people contact me for clarification about the total cost to get the book into your hands. I've updated the FAQ to... Read more
Retailer tier added
If you're interested in buying more than one copy of Legacy, I've just added a retailer tier. Backing at the Gilded Company level (£35/~$55.5) gives you the pdf of the... Read more
24 hours in!
It's been a great first day - 25% funded, and it's all thanks to you. I'll be working hard on getting the word out and keeping the momentum going, but... Read more