Version 1.3 is out, including TADS game file
A new version of Thaumistry is out. If you still haven't finished the game, maybe now is the perfect time to get going!
Version 1.3 comes with:
- Full-screen support.You... Read more
In this day and age, when is a game really “done?”
It turns out the question is harder than you’d think!
Thaumistrycame out in October,... Read more
LIVE ON STEAM! PLUS NEW VERSION FOR DIRECT DOWNLOAD
First, a personal note: Lots of Kickstarter backers have already finished the game and the reaction has been great. If you played the game and liked it,... Read more
Both Linux Versions Now Available. Mac Certificate Fixed.
First of all, my thanks to everyone who has written and commented and posted to say they are enjoying the game. I can’t tell you how happy that... Read more
64-Bit Linux Version Now Available
The 64-Bit version of Linux is now available for download. We’re still working on the 32-bit version and hope to have it ready by the end of... Read more
And we're LIVE!!!
Kickstarter backers can now go to www.thaumistry.com, click on the “Backers” tab, and use your login credentials to download the Windows and Mac versions of the game.... Read more
As a big Thank You to all the Thaumistry supporters, I am delighted to announce that I will release the game to backers at the $15 level and above on... Read more
I Can Type! (Well, sort of).
The big splint has come off my hand and I can type again!
Unfortunately, a little splint does remain on one finger and will be... Read more
A Temporary Setback, plus a New Team Member
I broke my right hand.
To be specific, I fractured the shaft of the fifth metatarsal. I wish there were a great story behind the injury -- I'd... Read more
Beta Testing Concluded!
Today marks the end of almost 3 weeks of beta testing. Almost 20 people have been playing the game, and now I'm combing through their transcripts, looking for inputs that... Read more
APRIL 30th DEADLINE! Final Reminder for Shout-Outs and Easter Eggs
If you backed the game at $50 or above, you are entitled to a Shout-Out from the convention center stage in the game. Please log in to www.thaumistry.com with... Read more
Reminder: Login to www.thaumistry.com. Also, shout-outs and Easter Eggs are due April 30th
Last week, I sent an email to everyone who has backed the game. In it, I outlined how you can get me the information I need in order to send... Read more
Email Fail! Please Stand By!
Well THAT didn't work!
I've received lots of messages from people who didn't receive yesterday's email, so something has gone wrong with our system. If you didn't get the email... Read more
Backer Website and Questionnaire
Yesterday, I sent an email to everyone who has backed the game. In it, I outlined how you can get me the information I need in order to... Read more
It's Not Too Late, and Here's What's Next
Lots of people have written to me saying they missed out on the campaign, either because they didn’t notice it in time, or because they wanted to contribute... Read more
We're On Our Way! Campaign Complete!
Have you ever tried to write a Thank You letter to over a thousand people at the same time?
This is that letter.
My heartfelt thanks to you 1,053 backers... Read more
THE HOME STRETCH!
Just two-and-a-half days to go! 58 hours. We have Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday-until-midnight EST, and then the clock runs out.
They say that the last 2 days of a Kickstarter... Read more
7 Days To Go! Last Chance for Kickstarter Exclusive!
With only 7 days left in the campaign, I want to send out huge thanks to all you backers. It’s amazing to me that nearly 800 people have opened their... Read more
New Stretch Goal! Cyber Feelies!
Many of us remember the "feelies" that came with the old Infocom games - the Zorkmid coin, the glowing stone from Wishbringer, the pocket fluff from Hitchhiker's Guide to... Read more
FUNDED! The Land of "Yes!"
Last spring at GDC I gave a talk called, “Leading a Creative Life in the Land of No.” Here’s the summary I sent to the conference people…
"Whether or not... Read more
UPDATE #5: So Close!
We are only about $700 short of reaching our initial funding goal. I’m very excited to be so close to knowing the game will become a reality! My thanks to... Read more
UPDATE #4: Press Coverage and Interviews!
It’s great to see articles about the game and our campaign appearing in the press.
RockPaperShotgun just published a preview of the game by Emily Short. You can find it... Read more
UPDATE #3: Dropbox Syncing for Cross-Platform Saves. Play Anywhere!
Have you ever wanted to play a game on your phone, save your progress, and resume play on your PC when you get home? If we reach our stretch goals... Read more
UPDATE #2: FAQ & Personal Notes
I have posted the FAQ, which I hope covers the topics that people most want to hear about.
I have also written a personal note to every single backer, which... Read more
UPDATE #1: WOW!
Wow! You people are amazing!
I know I'm not supposed to do an update as early as Day Two, but C'mon - we are already more than halfway to our... Read more