Butler at the Threshold now available to playtest
Been a while, huh? I thought you all might be interested to know that we've finally got a version of The Butler at the Thresholdready for you... Read more
Kickstarter just sent me an email celebrating that it's a year since What Ho World funded! I thought I'd send you all a quick email to thank you... Read more
Lurking at the Threshold
Sorry things have been a little quiet here! I hope you're all enjoying your games. In this update, some details on our new Kickstarter and progress on The... Read more
Adventurer Expansion Ready!
My proof copy of the Adventurer expansion arrived today and it looks great!
If you paid for the adventurer code:the code should now be on its... Read more
BoardGameGeek pages up!
I hope you've got your games by now - it's been seeing people excited to get their games and even hearing a few play reports! If you have... Read more
March Update: Shipping, Videos, and the game now available to buy!
First up, all orders to non-US/Canada countries have been dispatched and you should be getting them very soon. The US/Canada shipment has just arrived at Funagain... Read more
Decks at the warehouse!
It's a short update today: the decks have all been printed and are now sitting in the Shipwire warehouse in London waiting to be sent out! If you... Read more
Just thought I'd let you all know I've just received my deck proofs for What Ho, World! and Wizards Aren't Gentlemen. For the most part they're perfect -... Read more
Backerkit Locked Down
As you're probably aware I've pressed the big red button and locked down the Backerkit surveys and collected the extra money raised. If you're one of the 6... Read more
January Update: Almost there!
I've got three things to talk about today:
- Backerkit closes in a week.
- New deck update.
- Tabletop Simulator integration.
Backerkit deadline closing very soon
In preparation for sending... Read more
December update: playtesting continues
I hope you're all having a happy holiday. I've just finished writing up some of the changes I've made to the game based on playtester feedback; if you're... Read more
Heading into December: Playtesting announcement
Big changes have happened here at Iles Towers - a new arrival to the family! Sadly for this project, it means it's become a lot more difficult to... Read more
November Update: What Ho World deck proof, Wizards first draft complete
I have a few new updates for you today:
What Ho World deck proof
I got my physical copy of What Ho, World! from DriveThruCards today. Overall I'd... Read more
Wizards Aren't Gentlemen - Art Preview!
After the Kickstarter I started searching for artists whose style would work for Wizards Aren't Gentlemen. I was very pleased to discover the page of Francisco Segura: his art... Read more
Deck Printing and Wizards Update
There are a few pieces of news to bring you this update: where we're at with the card deck, and our progress on the Wizards Aren't Gentlemen deck.... Read more
Adventurer first draft complete
I've just finished and uploaded the first draft of the Adventurer. They ended up as a high-flying, globetrotting oddball, liable to disrupt the peaceful existence of the other... Read more
Project update: Keeping up the pace
Kickstarter's just sent me the funds from this project minus their share, so it's time to go back to work on What Ho, World! I have a few... Read more
Backerkit surveys sent
I've pressed the big red button over on BackerKit, so survey invitations should be winging their way to you now! If you haven't received yours by the end... Read more
Backerkit surveys coming soon!
We will send an email with a special link to BackerKit surveys soon. It is important to respond to your survey within good time - the sooner we... Read more
Thank you all so much for the support you've shown. I'm grateful beyond measure, and will endeavour to give you a game worthy of it!
Here's what's going to happen... Read more
Well that was a day and a half! Not only have we managed to unlock new art and layout for Wizards Aren't Gentlemen, but we've also got... Read more
48 hours to go and 150% funded!
We've crossed the £6000 line! That's £250 away from full and unique art and layout for Wizards Aren't Gentlemen, and £750 away from making The Butler on the... Read more
Three days to go - deck upgraded, and more stretch goals!
The end of the campaign is fast approaching, but don't worry too much about calculating your pledge for addons - I'm using BackerKit to manage pledges and addons... Read more
Setting poll finished: Wizards have it!
In a ridiculously down-to-the-wire finish, Wizards Aren't Gentlemen has won the poll with 64 votes to The Butler on the Threshold's 62! You'll all get the PDF and print-and-play files... Read more
Setting poll closes in one hour!
There's 60 minutes left on the poll to decide which extra setting we'll be making! It's still very close - only 7 votes separate the two settings, with... Read more
Name That Toff!
The poll on which setting to go for is still neck-and-neck. Have your say if you haven't already!
One thing I want to put in the finished rulebook... Read more
Stretch Goal unlocked: New Setting!
Wow! We've hit £5000 - that means that you'll all get digital files for another setting for What Ho, World. While this will be fully compatible with the genteel 1920s... Read more
First Stretch Goal hit!
As we've crossed £4500 the Adventurer will be coming your way! All backers will get the digital files for this extra character type when it's done, but you... Read more
Thank you all so much for your support so far! Let's see how far we can get this, eh?
Tea and cakes are on me!
Deck Upgrade and Stretch Goal Update!
My printers have contacted me with some very good news: if this project funds, we'll actually be able to afford the upgrades that used to be behind stretch... Read more
Half way there!
Thank you all for your support so far! Please keep telling your friends about the game - we want to make this game the best possible version it can be.... Read more
Jolly good first day, eh?
Hello, and thank you for backing What Ho, World!
We're one day in and 25% funded, which is pretty great - most kickstarters that reach this level succeed, so I'm... Read more