Please be aware that due to the sheer amount of SPAM some email boxes were receiving, we have changed some of them to slightly new email addresses. The contact page... Read more
Update #54: Novella
Eventually, I will get a version of this thing done that I am happy with. Yes, it is still being worked on.
I actually like the new beginning, and the... Read more
Update #53: A Fitting Title Would Be Unprintable . . .
Well, as it turns out, a lesson has been learned. First, never go through Lightning Source, Inc. directly. Only do it through RPGNow and DriveThruRPG where you have solid back-up... Read more
Update #52: Printing Error
Of all the copies we had printed of World of the Dead, around 5 or 6 copies have been reported as having the page numbers misplaced.
Print errors happen on... Read more
Update #51: The Novella
Just to let you guys know, I have not forgotten about the Novella. Since I had to step in to do the writing on it (where unlike my upcoming super-hero... Read more
Update #50: And They're Off!
Happy New Year everyone.
Sorry for the delay in posting, but I got sick as a dog this past week and Kickstarter doesn't have a decent app for my phone... Read more
Update 49: Shipping Update
Originally we were having the books printed and shipped to us, and then out to you guys. Well, as I said earlier this year, I haven't dealt with printing and... Read more
Update #48: Books Ordered
Since the books have already been ordered and we are just waiting for the Printer to get them to us at this stage, would any of you Backers object if... Read more
Update #47: Books are being ordered
Just got the new proofs in the mail as few minutes ago. They are clear for launch.
Anna and I are making 100% sure that we have everyone on the... Read more
Update #46: I Hate the Proofs!
The proofs arrived, and although the covers looked correct and great in the print files and the template they made us use, they printed very wrong.
As you see, the... Read more
Update #45: Print Books
Our files finally got through the queue line with the printer and are approved for proof copy ordering
The proofs have been ordered. Providing there are no issues on the... Read more
Update #44: Exclusive Adventures Released
The World of the Dead Backer Exclusive Adventures have been emailed. You will be receiving a single PDF that contains the one, two, or three adventures due to your Backer... Read more
Update #43: GM Screen Inserts
The GM Screen Inserts have been sent out as a complimentary product code from RPGNow.
Please watch your SPAM filters, and if you do not get it, contact us at... Read more
Update #42: Errata and Retail PDF
We've noticed some wrongly labeled charts in the World of the Dead PDF, as well as a few type-o's that slipped through editing.
When the retail release goes live on... Read more
Update #41: War of the Dead: Alternate Beginnings
War of the Dead: Alternate BeginningsPDF has been emailed to all Backers due the PDF. The file is 5.73mb, and should come through all inboxes. Please watch your SPAM... Read more
Update #40: A World of the Dead, by the Fans
When World of the Dead goes retail on September 28, we will be announcing a new fan-material program. What it is, in a nutshell, is as follows: Any fan out... Read more
World of the Dead: Near the End, Post Thoughts
(Final Update of today, I promise!)
As we near the end of this Kickstarter, with only a couple more rewards to get out to you in PDF, then the... Read more
World of the Dead PDFs Sent!
All copies of both the World of the Dead and World of the Dead Players Guide have been sent to Backers.
Additionally, emails have been sent from RPGNow to all... Read more
World of the Dead: Coming Your Way
The World of the DeadPDF is done and is going out to all Backers over the course of the next 48 hours. Please watch your SPAM filters for the... Read more
Update #36: We have PDF!
I've just received the World of the Dead PDF, which clocks in at 229 pages (remember, it was originally slated for 180 pages, but the content went way over mark).... Read more
Update #35: Here are some visuals!
For our latest update, we are happy to announce that Wilson dela Fuente has sent us the World of the Dead cover. All that remains is for Dave Anderson to... Read more
Update #34: Touching Production Base with Everyone
This whole being closed until August 1st is driving me nuts. Although I will be away from the 'ol home office on Thursday (the viewing) and Friday (the burial), it... Read more
Update #33: Temporary Closure Update
I just wanted to update all you folks on the previous announcement. The funeral for my father is scheduled for July 11 & 12, when he will be put to... Read more
Update #32: Daring Entertainment Temporarily Closed
My father passed away on June 27th, at 6:48pm.
Daring Entertainment is going to be closed for the next 3-4 weeks or so as we make arrangements and services. I... Read more
Update #31: Necessary Leave of Absence
I am usually loathe to post such private matters, but considering the financial nature of a Kickstarter, it is necessary.
My father is suffering a severe health deterioration at a... Read more
Update #30: World of the Dead, the home stretch
World of the Dead(the primary book) has been sent off to layout as of 10 minutes ago. Now, I needed a 190-200 page manuscript (and budgeted for such), and... Read more
Update #29: Two Proposed Changes . . . .
Two things in this update that I would like feedback on from the Backers:
1) Due to increased size of World of the Dead, and the up-tick in layout and... Read more
Update #28: Off to Final Editing
The World of the Dead Plot-Point Setting book is heading off to final editing today!
Thanks to everyone who understood the reason for the delays. In the end, I wanted... Read more
A Special Update!
(Two updates in one day-- shocking, I know!)
Daring Entertainment just got word of something really cool happening out there for War of the Dead, and it was something we... Read more
Just a General Update on Where We're At
And once again, it's time for the next Kickstarter update.
Well, let's start by saying that this first Kickstarter has both been a learning experience and a kick in the... Read more
Update #25: Beautiful Brains Books and Games Chat
Jodi Black has invited Daring Entertainment to host the Beautiful Brains Books and Games chat, this coming Thursday night (May 2nd) from 9pm to 10pm eastern standard time.
Recently, I've... Read more
Update #24: Hey! What the heck is going on over there?
Nothing like a Kickstarter that takes your money, and then goes quiet afterward, huh? Nothing annoys me more as a Backer, and yet . . . guess what I ended-up... Read more
Update #23: Attention Backers of $140+
For those of you who are creating NPCs but no Savage Tale, and those not including the $140 level NPCs in their Savage Tales, I need those NPCs soon. I... Read more
Update #22: Creative Files Sent
The Backer creative files have been sent. If you did not receive the email, please let us know.
Lee F. Szczepanik, Jr.
Updare #21: Kickstarter Creative Files
Okay folks, I was waiting for everyone to check-in on the emails & NDA, but at this point I am moving forward with those of you who have done so.... Read more
Update #20: World of the Dead Creative Input
I have sent the 9 Backers that are due to create an NPC and/or Savage Tale an email as part of a group mailing. The group was sent via BCC... Read more
Update #19: Races of the Rotter Lands
In this World of the Dead setting update, we take a brief look at the five player-races of the Rotter Lands (sans the race game mechanics, naturally).
Hulking creatures... Read more
Update #18: First Round Rewards Sent Out
Hey folks, the PDF rewards for:
- War of the Dead: Chapter One
- War of the Dead: Chapter Two
- War of the Dead: Chapter Three
- War of the Dead: Chapter Four ... Read more
Update #17: Early February Touching Base
Okay, so I am hopingthat my house is now done with the multiple rounds of being sick. The fiasco put me down for the better part of 5 weeks,... Read more
Update #16: General Update
First, wanted to let everyone know that we are alive over here at Daring, and working solely on World of the Dead.
Second, we are missing pictures from 6 people.... Read more
Update #15: Photos Needed
Just a reminder to everyone appearing in the book that we still need photos from 22 of the backers. Please email these to firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible, as they... Read more
Update #14: New Daring Social Media
Daring Entertainment is proud to announce the launch of its own forums, Google+ group, and Twiiter feed! We invite you to join us in the two open venues for all... Read more
Update #13: The $12 Pledge Tier Survey
We tried to do the multiple choice question for rewards on this one, and errored in that we forgot an option for "none", since some pledged $12, and some pledged... Read more
Update #12: World of the Dead is a GO!
A huge THANK YOU to everyone for making our first Kickstarter a success during the holiday chaos. It was a huge risk, but we did it and even reached two... Read more
Update #11: Organizations of a Dead World
One day to go until the end of the Kickstarter funding, folks. So, in this setting update, we'll take a brief look at some organizations in World of the Dead.... Read more
Update #10: Stretch Goal Updates
As we already announced, if we hit the $6,500 Stretch Goal, we'll unlock Jordan Peacock's Wheels of the Dead to everyone of $12 and above.
However, if we hit the... Read more
Update #9: Welcome to the Rotter Lands
In this update, we'll take a brief look at some locations in the Rotter Lands.
The Rotter Lands are the expanse of the former United States where civilization has struggled... Read more
Update #8: Wheels of the Dead, New Reward
In World of the Dead, fuel is a bloody commodity. Those who possess it can field incredible power, often times enough to conquer entire survivor kingdoms. Armed and armored vehicles... Read more
Update #7: The Dead March On . . .
Very, very excited that World of the Deadhas already reached its funding goal. A huge thanks to all of our backers, and to everyone that's helped spread the word.... Read more
Update #6: New $50 International PDF Only Level
Due to demand for the bracket, we've added a new $50 pledge level allowing those international folks interested in backing the project to skip the hardcover and shipping costs, and... Read more
Update #5: The Setting
Let's talk setting. What is World of the Dead?
Well, naturally it is a canon continuation of the War of the Dead series. In this installment, we pick up four... Read more
Update #4: The Paper Dead, a $5 add-on
I'll be posting Update #5 later today, which will be a setting content update as is normal for Wednesdays.
In the meantime, I wanted to say that several have asked... Read more
Update #3: Players Guide PDF
Due to demand, all pledges of In Memoriamand above automatically receive the Players Guide PDF as part of the reward package. The Players Guide is in the traditional Savage... Read more
Update #2: Customizing World of the Dead
World of the Dead allows for a lot of the traditional Savage Worlds customization. What that means is, while War of the Dead told a specific story along an anticipated... Read more
First of all, a huge thanks to everyone that's backed us and helped spread the word. Achieving 34% funding within the first 19 hours is amazing!
I'm going to be... Read more