Wrap up, shipping, Gencon demoers & swag, Unfair Kickstarter, Big news and Release the Kraken!
It’s a wrap! Thanks again for your support. I hope you have all enjoyed some mythic mayhem since receiving MONSTROUS. If you have, please add some ratings and comments on... Read more
MONSTROUS Shipping update #2
MONSTROUS first wave shipping copies have been arriving all around the world in the US, UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, France, the Czech Republic and more places.
I'm so happy... Read more
MONSTROUS 'First Wave' shipping is underway.
Great news - MONSTROUS is being airmailed out now. It should start to arrive to 734 first wave backers in 7 - 20 working days in most countries - averaging... Read more
Production complete, pictures & shipping update.
Hey, take a first look at the real thing:
Last week I received and approved final production copies of MONSTROUS. I'm literally ecstatic about how awesome they look and feel... Read more
Production print shots. Vote 1 MONSTROUS! Survey reminder.
This is real. Production is going well - take a look at some print shots of MONSTROUS in quality control at the Longpack printers.
We are on track for March... Read more
Monstrous is at the printer!
I’m excited to announce that Monstrous is now being printed.
We sorted out a few issues with color proofing and the kickstarter expansion packaging (see below) over the holiday... Read more
MONSTROUS now ready to print & Kraken sneak peek!
IN BRIEF - Sincere apologies: Monstrous has been delayed, but it is now ready for print. It’s going to look awesome. We will prioritize the Kickstarter versions of the game... Read more
Back of the MONSTROUS box sneak peek, Rules, Chimera and exciting news
Exciting News 1. New role at Good Games Publishing
Monstrous has been a real collaboration. I did its design and development as Secret Base Games and Good Games provided some financial... Read more
Production preparation, translations, survey, pre-orders and DON'T LOOK
It’s been busy times following the close of our Kickstarter campaign. Our priority has been to complete production tasks. We are still on track to deliver Monstrous to backers in... Read more
MONSTROUS gets real.
Well what an intense 30 days. But we did it!
1240 of you backed MONSTROUS to over 37K and that is a great start to this game. Thank you... Read more
One last MONSTROUS push - find 1 more backer to RELEASE THE KRAKEN!
Hi you awesome MONSTROUS backer.
We have 11 hours to go until the MONSTROUS Kickstarter campaign is finished. It's been very successful thanks to all your support so far.
The final... Read more
Legendary Monstrous stretch goals lowered! New deluxe Art Prints available.
Our colossal 9 card Kraken is complete – and it fulfills all our beautiful nightmares.
We really want to fit this epic Kraken and the other 7 deluxe legendary monsters... Read more
1 easy way you can... RELEASE THE KRAKEN!!!
Thanks to you, Monstrous funded fast. And thanks to you we have included the exclusive Dark Ages Monstrous stretch goal, so you can play with the 8 dark age legendary... Read more
How to play Monstrous. Part 1 - Throwing monsters
We've had a few questions about where to play monstrous, what surface is best, and whether you should sleeve your cards in card protectors and so on. The gods are... Read more
Art Attack - Jeff Brown
So, I asked our location artist, Jeff Brown, some questions about what it was like to work on Monstrous. His answers give some great insights into the artistic process.
Q.1.... Read more
Dark Age Monstrous stretch goal reached; Translation update and question
Dark Age Monstrous expansion stretch goal unleashed!
Well, yesterday we hit $23K and unlocked our first stretch goal. The Dark Age Legendary Monstrous Expansion. Now you get Tartarus, 8... Read more
Monstrous Art Attack 2 – The Locations
This massive room piece in Tokyo's Trick Art Museum proved some of the inspiration for the locations in Monstrous.
Players are Greek gods so I wanted the god's eye perspective... Read more
Monstrous Art Attack 1 – The Monsters
'The artwork is top-notch; well drawn, vivid colouring and beautifully realised on the cards themselves. The way some of the monsters look like they’re popping out of their card frames... Read more
A call for MONSTROUS translators
Greek mythology is seminal mythology for most people of European descent, and a rich mythological source for everyone.
We have tried to be as internationally Monstrous as possibly by offering... Read more
Monstrous is funded! Next we RELEASE THE KRAKEN!!!
Hey Monstrous has officially funded! THANK YOU SO MUCH.
This means you all get the core game no matter what. But because we funded in just 1 week now we can... Read more
Monstrous unboxing video
If you have seen the reviews you will have heard good things about the production quality of Monstrous. We had full production preview copies of Monstrous made in China first.... Read more
RELEASE THE LEGENDARY STRETCH GOALS!
This is an exciting day.
We have been secretive about our stretch goals. That's because we wanted to let the awesome core game of Monstrous shine. And we are blown... Read more
Monstrous breaks review Rubrics, gets a Legendary cluster goal and causes brain explosions.
We have some recruits to the Demigod Squadcovered in the last update, but the doors will remain open via Kickstarter messages for the next few days. If you can... Read more
What is this Monstrous thing?
My earliest memories of gaming fun are in the school playground throwing football cards at rare cards to win them if you hit them. Much later I discovered the joy... Read more
Monstrous attacks kickstarter
MONSTROUS had a great first day on Kickstarter. We've just passed 300 backers and we’re now over half way to funding.
So this is an epic thank you for all... Read more