Travellerccg.com, now no longer an Amber Zone!
tl;dr Website is live at travellerccg.com. Shipping is around 2/3rds complete. Main fulfillment should be done (as in shipped, not necessarily received) by 1/31. Tidying up the loose ends... Read more
Last Train to Clarksville
tl;dr This update only applies to backers who never responded to BackerKit. If you're one of the 99% who have, you can ignore this.
If you're part of... Read more
tl:drShipping to the North and South American regions has begun. Test orders went out yesterday and are likely to continue today. Hope to complete shipping to NA and SA... Read more
365 - 2017
tl;dr Shipping has commenced (for reals this time). We are approximately 1/6th complete, counting the total population of backers, though aside from a few test cases, only pledges going... Read more
Short update, but disappointing all the same. I had been hoping I wouldn't have to look like an idiot again in 2017, but I find ways.
Our fulfillment service is... Read more
For Want of a Nail...
tl;dr Production mishap torpedoed schedule, but shipping to backers has begun. Non-US backers still have a fair shot at receiving their pledges in 2017. North and South American backers... Read more
tl;dr: Production underway, shipping of finished product from factory should begin in late November.
All components are either fully produced or slated to be finished by the end of... Read more
tl;dr: Although there are some annoying delays, production is beginning.
Unfortunately, we've had to reduce the number of card sleeve designs. We'll be condensing all the designs into just three. ... Read more
Not a long update this time around, but we have secured a production slot for the week of October 9th, after factory workers return from the Golden Week holiday. ... Read more
tl;dr: We have a much better product, but getting it that way took one step too many. There's an outside shot we'll make September, and some backers mayreceive... Read more
Not a big update this time around, but we received sample playmats. These were actually made with a slightly older file bearing a typo, which has since been corrected.
The... Read more
tl;dr: We received product samples. Most are acceptable, but the Adventure Cards aren't. We have enough give in our schedule for one round of revisions, but if the next set... Read more
From tiny acorns...
On podcasts and over at Boardgamegeek, I've talked a little about my experience in commissioning art. I can definitely say that it's been interesting, and I've learned a lot.
During... Read more
tl;dr: There's good news and there's less good (though still not bad news). We are still on track for delivery, but our buffer time is almost all exhausted.
Full... Read more
A fairly brief update. Things progress. All the art is done, and the cards are bring templated as we speak. Although the overall process is easy, the various edits and... Read more
The Shape of Things to Come
tl;dr version: It's crunch time, but we're still on track. Also, stuff about how the final card layout works.
We've rounded May, and that brings us into our critical period.... Read more
Information distributed on this particular day isn't always so reliable, but here's one update that's on the level.
The tl;drversion is we're still on track for August/September release, with... Read more
Aliens Set Crew Roster
The list of species appearing as Crew in the Aliens of the Imperium expansion pack is:
Lamura Teg/Gav (single card)
Virushi... Read more
To Absent Friends: Loren Wiseman
The skies of the Third Imperium are a little dimmer today, with the passing of Loren Wiseman.
We will be producing a Memorial Promo card in honor of Mr.... Read more
Demo at Dundracon
Ian Lee and Jeff Yin will be at Dundracon (http://www.dundracon.com/) in San Ramon, Ca this upcoming President's Day weekend, Feb 17-20. Although we're not hosting any official Travellerccg events, we... Read more
BackerKit Survey Period Concluded
The survey period has concluded. It is no longer possible to add to your pledge or change your pledge.
However, if you had backed in excess of a pledge level... Read more
BackerKit Final Reminder!
I know you guys must be getting sick of these survey updates, but please bear with us.
The survey period closes tomorrow. I don't know the exact time, we weren't... Read more
Whether you're looking forward to the big game, or actively avoiding it, I hope you have a good Sunday.
The BackerKit Survey period closes in two days, on February 7th,... Read more
Backer Surveys Away!
We have finished our BackerKit review period and sent Backer Surveys. You should be receiving an email with information soon.
Current backers will have the opportunity to add to their... Read more
Backer Survey Progress
We're pleased to announce we will be using BackerKit to handle our fulfillment surveys. This means there will be an additional Add On period when the Backer Surveys... Read more
After what seems like a long 30 days, our funding period has come to an end. Thanks to your support, we have a fully funded campaign!
For us, now the... Read more
48 Hours isn't just a good movie, it's also all that remains of our Kickstarter!
After our campaign ends, our Kickstarter Exclusives will not be available for general commercial... Read more
The Home Stretch
Since we're in the last 72 hours, we thought we'd take the opportunity to update the Stretch Goals.
In other news, Richard Pearce interviewed us for his Yet Another... Read more
Traveller on Your Table's On Fire
Happy New Year to everyone!
A few weeks ago, Jeff Beck of Your Table's On Fire interviewed us for his game design themed podcast. If you'd like to listen, here's... Read more
A Choice for the Community on Stretch Goals
Thanks to your support, we have crossed our initial funding goal. We have some minor Stretch Goals planned up to the 42.5k mark, but if we are fortunate enough to... Read more
Thanks to you, we have crossed our initial funding goal. All of us at Horizon are truly humbled to have the support of such an incredible community!
Example of Play, Part 2: Game Play Demo Video
We said we'd release a Demonstration of Play video, so here it is. Kickstarter has a size requirement of 250 MB on videos (other than the initial campaign video), so... Read more
Traveller on the Crowdfunding Cast Podcast
Jonathan Nadaeu of the Crowdfunding Cast interviewed us for episode #550 of his podcast series. In a fifteen minute interview we talk about our game, the Traveller IP, and the Kickstarter Campaign. ... Read more
Example of Play, Part 1 and Backer Appreciation!
We've been working hard to get our backers some more information on what the game is actually like. Newly added to the Kickstarter campaign is a link to an Example... Read more
You guys wanted to know more about the people behind the Traveller: Customizable Card Game? We heard you!
Biographical details for our Lead Designer (Jeff Yin), Lead Developer (Ian Lee)... Read more
One down, 29 to go!
We're 24 hours in, and with our launch day behind us, I'd like to take the chance to say Thank You!
Thanks to everyone who came by our campaign page.... Read more