Backer Kit orders will be locked on the 4th of April 2016
We are locking down the backer kit orders on the 4th of April 2016. If you haven’t filled out your surveys yet, please do so this week. After... Read more
State of the surveys and next steps
we have sent out all survey this week and over half of you have already answered - that's great! However that also means half of you haven't answered... Read more
FAQ: Why was my credit card declined?
If your credit card is declined, Backer Kit will send you an e-mail. Now apparently some Cards (such as Discover cards in the US) are not accepted by Stripe (the... Read more
FAQ: Why am I being asked to pay shipping fees when all my rewards are digital?
Backer Kit is unable to understand that you exchanged all physical items with digital ones/given up on them, because it is set up to charge flat rate shipping fees for... Read more
FAQ: Where are the updates that are included in my pledge tier? Why don't they show up in my Steam library?
If your pledge tier includes 1, 2 or all the updates, this means that you should have access to them. This is how we have handled the distribution of DLC... Read more
Backerkit site is almost ready
after almost 4 months of back and forth with backerkit, we have today pressed the "Ready" button on the site. Backerkit needs to review it, but once that... Read more
We are getting physical
even though the people at backerkit have been immeasurably helpful, things unfortunately have been going slower due to a lot of manual changes for the backerlist and the... Read more
SRC Roadmnap for Q1
Hi all, returning from my overdue and much needed holidays after last year's turbulences, I wanted to give you a little update on what we are planning for Shadowrun Chronicles... Read more
Physical Rewards update
christmas time is fast approaching and we are trying to get the backer kit site for the physical rewards up and running before that.
The reason we are... Read more
MOAR MINIS and Halloween Patch live
Happy pumpkin time with the Halloweeners! The new patch is live and it contains these great fixes:
- A brand new Halloween-flavored pet
- One free re-skill for every character... Read more
INFECTED! release and a peak at the minis
as many of you hopefully already have realized, the INFECTED! add-on has been released last week.
Everyone who's pledge included the first add-on will find the new content... Read more
Shadowrun Chronicles: INFECTED! Beta now live
We have enabled the beta channel for the exlcusive INFECTED beta test round, so you should now have access to it with the password we provided for the previous beta... Read more
PREPARE FOR THE SHADOWRUN CHRONICLES: INFECTED! BETA TEST
October is here and we plan to release the new add-on for SRC innocently named INFECTED! at the end of the month. There is new content and we... Read more
Minis are back on the table and swag news!
thanks to everyone who answered our survey up to now and sorry for not communicating clearly enough that this was just to help us get a picture of... Read more
Physical Rewards Survey and August update
the summer has struck with full force and we are all sweating away working on the Chronicles update to be released late October. We have the designs down... Read more
Cliffhanger July update
we have been silent for a while here at Cliffhanger Central, as a consequence of the insolvency procedures involving Cliffhanger Software. We've had a lot on our hands... Read more
Legend Runs Galore!
This week is filled with Legend Runs galore, kicking off with another appearance by Jordan Weisman and following up with exciting opportunities!
Here is our schedule and if you are... Read more
Frag the lag and Legend Run with Jordan Weisman
Today is the day! We have finally fragged the lag issue it seems when we patch today (3 pm CEST). We don’t want to jinx it, there may still be... Read more
Once more unto the breach dear friends, once more
Many of you have been first hand witness to the frantic post-launch struggle of Shadowrun Chronicles as we patched time and time again only to still end up... Read more
The best laid plans...
This has been the roughest week of our collective studio live – and we had a number of rough patches as some of you know. We are a small team... Read more
So this was launch day ... interesting
Some of you may wonder how we spent our Launch Day: Celebrating finally having released, sleeping for a full day or perhaps frantically fixing last minute bugs? The answer is:... Read more
LAUNCHING IN 3…2…1 ... LIFTOFF! (almost)
After a long time in the making and ups and downs, we are finally launching Shadowrun Chonicles to the public today. The last wipe happened yesterday, the last bugs should... Read more
Meet a Shadowrun Legend in Chronicles
as promised in our Kickstarter wayyyyy back, some of you have earned the right to run with the Legends of the Shadowrun Universe. And now the time has... Read more
A new Shadowrun Chronicles update & State of Development
We just released a new update for Shadowrun Chronicles today, bringing the game close to the state it will release in (though balancing is not final). Here are... Read more
New Update & Q&A-Session today!
Our 9th Early Access Update – the first using the new name Shadowrun Chronicles: Boston Lockdown - is out now!. This update adds new missions and features that... Read more
Stop the presses!
When we announced our cooperation with Nordic Games last week, we told you that there were more exciting news on the horizon for the upcoming days and weeks.... Read more
Teaming up with Nordic Games
Here is the latest intel on our project. As some of you might have seen already, we have entered into a cooperation with Nordic Games for the physical... Read more
A game by any other name ...
It has been a few weeks since we gave you an update on the development process, so we are going to make this one count – brace for... Read more
The new Shadowrun Online Update is now LIVE!
The long wait is finally over: With the Early Access Update 7 of Shadowrun Online we return with a MAJOR overhaul of the game that brings us much... Read more
A little Autumn Update
It’s getting cold outside and here at Cliffhanger Productions we’re staying inside warming our hands on our red-hot keyboards working diligently to complete Shadowrun Online!
These past few... Read more
New Update is online: Trolls, Skills & Linux!
September has passed – and you know what that means: There’s a new update for Shadowrun Online. And the good news is: When you are reading this, you... Read more
The new update is coming tomorrow!
With August gone and September already among us, it’s time for a new update for Shadowrun Online. We’re proud to announce that the new version will be out... Read more
New Update tomorrow and Q&A next week
As all of you who read our last update know, there's a big update for Shadowrun Online going live tomorrow, August 7th, bringing Character Customization and Random Coop... Read more
Next Update & Conventions
Ready for a game changer, Chummers?
The next update of Shadowrun Onlineis coming and will contain features we know you have been looking forward to for a long time!... Read more
It’s almost time, Chummers!
While we already told you in our last message that the next update will be out on July 8th, we didn’t specify back then when the servers would restart with... Read more
A little Summer Update & Dev-Diaries
The temperatures are rising but here at Cliffhanger Productions we’re staying cool and working the shadows to create more Shadowrun Online features.
Right now we’re finalizing the first,... Read more
Update, Patch Notes & Q&A
Start the countdown, Chummers!
In our last update we announced that we would release the next update for Shadowrun Onlineon June 4th, containing security and alarm levels, Bri, the... Read more
Next Update and Live Q&A on June 4th
Even with the temperatures outside rising we’re staying in the shadows, diligently finalizing the next update for Shadowrun Online that will be available on June 4th.
Here are... Read more
Patch (Mac!), Live Q&A and RPC News
Mark your calendars, Chummers!
As you know, two weeks ago we announced the first Shadowrun Online update containing several changes to the battle mechanics, visual improvements, many bugfixes and of... Read more
2nd LIVE Shadowrun Online Q&A with the Devs - 7th May !
Many of you followed our first Q&A Live Chat Panel with the Devs on the 3rd of April. We received a lot of positive feedback as well as... Read more
A little post-Easter update
While everyone has been hunting Easter eggs, we have been busy with the next update. The details on the next big one will be sent out as... Read more
Shadowrun Online - Live Q&A Panel with the Devs!!
Live pictures from our lovely office in the heart of Vienna!
Ask Jan aka primetide and the Devs everything you want to know about the Shadowrun Online development in... Read more
STEAM Early Access on March 31st Q&A
Hello dear Backers,
We’ve seen your feedback on the Early Access start and it’s important to us that you know that we value your feedback and your concerns. We take... Read more
This week we have another level concept for you. It is the “other end of the scale” so to speak. From the orderly, controlled and life-affirming atmosphere of... Read more
When will they show us some actual game?
Hoi fellow runners!
The above question has been asked – in increasingly less patient ways - for a while now. We completely understand how unsatisfying the lack of concrete gameplay... Read more
Death and Taxis
there have been discussions some time ago about perma-death and the relative danger a Shadowrun mission should pose. A lot of this has to do with the mission... Read more
Apologies and an actual Shadowrun Progress Report
we are sorry for the unfortunate wording of the update and also for apparently creating the feeling of being spammed for some here. This was not our intention.... Read more
Ærena keys incoming!
We’ve started to send out Ærena keys to all our backers now. We’ll continue to send them out in batches throughout the next two weeks – and as... Read more
there is a major event rocking our world here at Cliffhanger Games and it also affects Shadowrun Online. As promised, we want to remain transparent and open about... Read more
Skills and Feats
As many of you have by now played Shadowrun Returns from our friends at Harebrained and hopefully also picked up the recent Shadowrun 5th Edition, we are getting... Read more
Shadowrun Online - Music Survey Results
The survey for the Shadowrun Online Music has finished and we got a pretty good idea on your general taste regarding the Shadowrun Online music. Thank you all... Read more
It’s an exciting time for the Shadowrun Universe!
The Preorder for the 5th Shadowrun Edition – PDF & Print versions – has started on the Catalystgamelabs webstore! There... Read more
Shadowrun Online - Music
As you all know, we’ve had some great artists sending us samples of their ideas to Shadowrun Online’s music. We have collected a couple of them and sent out surveys... Read more
Life Imitates Art (If you want to call what I do art!)
Imagine my surprise (and horror) after months of writing and editing to see a reflection of my work erupt into the news. Before I get into the dev blog let... Read more
Campaign vs Free to play… and when will the donations period end? PLUS: Assorted news
Many fans have been confused by the two game modes and frankly, it IS a little confusing, because we didn’t figure everything out from the get go either.... Read more
More character customization goodness …
Since our last update on style and clothing the fashionistas among you have given us a great and valuable amount of feedback, along with a ton of questions regarding the... Read more
The plot thickens… and how we treat progression in Shadowrun Online
As promised last time around, we want to give you a little bit of insight into the plot of the game. Now I don’t mean to fill this with spoilers,... Read more
Dressed to kill and concept art
It has been a while since we last sent out an update, but things have been crazy around here as always. We are bringing our current released game Jagged Alliance... Read more
Weapons and Modding in SRO and a survey-update
Today we bring you a sneak peek at the way we are handling weapons and modifications in the game. Our goal was to create a system that lets... Read more
First survey out and signs of life
we have been slightly behind on our updates and surveys with all the exciting stuff going on with the new SR5 edition of the tabletop and the Shadowrun... Read more
THE AWAKENING is upon us
and it comes in a big way
and for all you chummers out there, who know their dreck:
Catalyst, Cliffhanger and Harebrained proudly present:
Your Shadowrun... Read more
How Shadowrun spreads good karma...and even more music
yesterday was the official launch date for Jagged Alliance Online, so we are looking with bated breath at our user numbers and how people play the game. There... Read more
Musical Miracles and Money
we are still a bit pressed for time with delivering the launch version for Jagged Alliance Online, but we already squeezed in a number of design sessions based... Read more
It's a new dawn...
Hoi chummers and chumerettes,
whew, the 'after kickstarter rush' slowly subsides and we are looking at ourselves and it slowly dawns on us, that this is actually true. Over 6000... Read more
YES, YES;YES YES YES YES YES YES
THIS IS EFFIN UNBELIAVABLE.
Thank you all so much. We are going to celebrate now...well, actually the team already is. I am... Read more
Well, you get the message.
This has been one of the truly most amazing, nerve-wrecking and wonderfully, magically special experiences we have had.
From the bottom of our hearts,... Read more
IN GAME APPAREL TO CELEBRATE and NEW ALL DIGITAL TIER
7 hours to go and it is looking absolutely awesome...you have really come through for us!
For everyone who was looking for a reason to pledge higher at... Read more
HOME STRETCH GOAL
The dragon is approaching....we are getting so close. Do you all remember, when it appeared quite a stretch to make the goal...like 2 days ago?
Well, since this was a... Read more
Take-off and new tier!
Wow, the campaign has totally taken off in the last few hours. We’re 87% funded with 18 hours to go!! So if we can keep this momentum it could work... Read more
30 hours and 28% to go
The last 24 hours in our Kickstarter campaign are drawing near and we are really unbelievably grateful for the enthusiastic community, which has grown around the campaign. We have done... Read more
25 down. 2 to go
the last two days are about to commence and we are all pushing towards that final goal. Some of you have rightly been asking about what happens, if... Read more
The last weekend of our campaign!
So here we are, and it's the last weekend of our Kickstarter Campaign. It’s been a hell of a ride so far. Over the last 3 and a... Read more
CHARACTER CREATION VIDEO AND NEW REWARD TIER
Welcome to our daily update,
We aren't far away from the end of our kickstarter, so let's make these last days count! To help you convince your chummers, here is... Read more
SWAG BAG, Special Edition and Meet a Legend! Jason Hardy wants SRO
Welcome to the daily update in our homestretch week and a big round of applause and a wave of gratitude from us to all of you people out... Read more
Tom Dowd likes Shadowrun Online!
This is just a short update, because the title really says it all - Tom Dowd endorses our game in this short video, taped near the location of... Read more
Multi-layered world view video and an AMA
7 days to go and make the funding goal. We are all giving it our very best and have prepared a new video on our multi-layered world view... Read more
HOME STRETCH WEEK COMMENCES
We're in the HOME STRETCH but we have a lot more LEGWORK to do! The countdown for our last week of pledging to Shadowrun Online's kickstarter is starting, so we... Read more
Eyes and ears!
Today’s update is based on requests from our creative backers and fans!
You may have seen our AWESOME (if we do say so ourselves) character and NPC artwork... Read more
NEW Gameplay video! NEW Swag items! And lookout Linus heeere's Linux!
More news from Shadowrun Online campaign headquarters! We have 15 days to go, and we'll hopefully get near the $200.000 mark today! So in this update we’ve got a brand... Read more
Felicia Day! More Collectible RPG MINI’s and Two Thirds to go!
The last 3 days have been great and very busy for our campaign! Ever since we’ve announced the new Campaign model hundreds of emails, private messages and comments came in,... Read more
First video footage from the prototype and missions explained!
After the big announcement about the new campaign model we want to show you some video footage from our early prototype (the one the screenshots were taken from)... Read more
We've SOLVED the Free-to-Play issue, and added NEW REWARDS!
When our Shadowrun OnlineKickstarter project launched 6 days ago, we were joyous over how many websites covered the launch, and how many emails/tweets/Facebook messages and forum posts we received... Read more
Client version and avatars
A big THANK YOUto everyone who has contributed to Shadowrun Online so far! We're still in awe of how much enthusiasm and love is out there for... Read more
A peek at the game and new reward tiers!
Hi, welcome to our first update - it has been less than two full days, but we are already overwhelmed by the support and enthusiasm for the project and the... Read more