After discussing our plans around the Savage World’s edition of Amethyst (called Amethyst Untamed) with Shane Hensley, we’ve decided to split the core book into two, a Player’s Guide, and... Read more
NEW Amethyst Module due for release in LESS than 24 hours. Amethyst Accelerated! is a double-feature utilizing Fate rules. Adapted and Written by Christopher Stilson, this 75-page tomb includes both... Read more
5th Edition Alpha & NeuroSpasta
It took way longer than expected, but the alpha phase rules for 5th Edition D&D Amethyst rules are finished. Those in either the Google Playtest or the Facebook playtest now... Read more
Amethyst Apotheosis (13th Age Edition) Released!
Today marks the release of Amethyst: Apotheosis, our long awaited edition based on the 13th Age Role Playing Game. Not going to lie, this was a favorite of mine. We... Read more
GREAT NEWS AND HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM DEM
GOOD NEWS EVERYONE.
And not just because Futurama is the greatest show set in the 31st century.
Today, we received the third set of POD proofs for Amethyst Renaissance (Pathfinder),... Read more
Hey everyone. For the past two weeks, I’ve been in Italy. It was amazing despite contracting a virus (and receiving my full share of Ebola jokes). I’m still recuperating, probably... Read more
A new month and finally some updates.
For one, the issues with the Renaissance (Pathfinder) POD have "apparently" been resolved with a proof finally on the way. Meanwhile, the... Read more
4E Amethyst ran into a snag regarding its cover. Nothing major, just a day or so to get right. Meenwhile, here are some images from the upcoming book:
Amethyst 4E Compendium to be released May 9th
Far larger than even Renaissance the complete 4th Edition starter book will be released this week, including updated content compiled from both Foundations and Evolution. Obviously, getting all the powers... Read more
4th Edition + Renaissance 2.0 + Fate update
Hello everyone, another update from Dias Ex Machina.
Amethyst Renaissance / Fate Playtest
I've just sent the PDFs for Amethyst Renaissance (by this post, many of you have already downloaded it). I really hope you guys (and few girls--I know you're out there)... Read more
Happy New Year
So what is happening on our front?
Artwork is still being created. Writing is still being edited.
The original plan was to release the Pathfinder version before the end of... Read more
Gears are moving
It took nearly four weeks for the Kickstarter funds to final get deposited. But the money is in and the work has already begun. I have heard demos... Read more
The Amethyst Kickstarter has destroyed its first stretch goal, and with PayPal and promises of additional support, we may pass the second one as well. As mentioned, the PayPal option... Read more
48 Hours Left...
With just over two days left, it's looking good for the Amethyst Kickstarter. We passed our goal (WOOT!!) with significant wiggle room. I've already been in contact with Nick Greenwood... Read more
Success, Stretch Goals, and the Paypal Option
Thanks to a surge in pledges, the Amethyst Kickstarter has PASSED its goal! I would like to thank everyone who has pledged so far. I am moved beyond words. I'm... Read more
We've mentioned on the Kickstarter that we have it on authority that there will be at least an SRD and probably an OGL for D&D Next (5E). WOTC is committed... Read more
Minor Reward Increase
As an additional bonus, for those collectors out there, Dias Ex Machina is including PDF's from every product DEM offers until now for all pledge levels $100 and above.
This includes... Read more
Fate Core Preview
Last ten days of the Amethyst kickstarter.
Dias Ex Machina, Publisher of Amethyst, offers currently 10 products. On DTRPG, we have 24 reviews from fans. Of those, all but four are 5 star reviews, with two being... Read more
We've worked out some financial issues and are able to offer more rewards to the higher tiers.
We are now including PRINT editions of PDFs created via the Amethyst Kickstarter.... Read more
Yes, it's true! Thanks to a volunteer, Amethyst will now be adding Savage Worlds to its list of supported systems. And of course, when you pledge 20$ or more, you'll... Read more
A Clarification of Systems Supported
When this project began, the only systems adapted to Amethyst was D&D 4E and Pathfinder. Since then, we have expanded this campaign to include conversions for Fate Core and 13th... Read more
Savage Worlds Volunteer
I’ve fielded questions about DEM’s open invite for a Savage Worlds conversion as part of our Kickstarter. Let me explain the details.
New Rule Systems Supported.
Dias Ex Machina have announced that Amethyst, as part of this Kickstarter, will be adapted to both 13th Age AND Fate Core. 13th Age is pending SRD release but our... Read more