Back to the grindstone
Hey everyone, sorry for taking so long to update you all. Been through some life stuff for the last few months, but I think we're back up and running. Ready... Read more
Cards and adventures coming
So, we've had a few snags over the last year in getting the cards put together. I think we've now resolved all those issues and should have Vehicle and Foes... Read more
Adventures and physical copies coming soon
Hey everyone. Just wanted to update you on the status of the physical books that we've yet to send out. We've been having a bit of a problem with the... Read more
Adventures and Physical Products
Hey everyone, just wanted to keep you all up to date on things. We're currently working hard to get as many of the remaining rewards out as we can in... Read more
Timeline Pushed Back A Bit
So, we're a few weeks behind on getting you the rest of the stretch goals for HYPERLANES. This is mainly because I've been focused on finalizing the HELLSCAPES corebook, which... Read more
Adventures and the Genius
Hey everyone, hope you're having a good new year. Just wanted to update you on where we are with fulfillment.
I'm late on getting you all the second adventure. I'd planned... Read more
HELLSCAPES Pre-orders and HYPERLANES Gambit Deck Purchasing
1. The HELLSCAPES Kickstarter campaign is now in its BackerKit phase, which means if you missed the Kickstarter you can pre-order now: https://hellscapes.backerkit.com
2. The HYPERLANESGambit Deck is... Read more
Stretchgoal Books and the HELLSCAPES Kickstarter
Just wanted to mention we're in the last couple days on our HELLSCAPESKickstarter campaign. That's another D&D 5e conversion designed for post-apocalyptic settings, utilizing the gambits system we developed... Read more
Hardcopy issues and a birthday request
Hey it's my birthday, so if you want to do me a solid, just hop on over to our HELLSCAPES Kickstarter campaign and take a look at the cool stuff we're... Read more
COREBOOKS ARE AWAY!
We've just finished placing the orders on all of the hardcopies of the HYPERLANES Corebook. Those of you picked one up through your pledge level or via the BackerKit should... Read more
HELLSCAPES is Live!
We've just launched our next Kickstarter campaign: HELLSCAPES. It's a further exploration of converting D&D 5th edition over into sci-fi, this time using post-apocalyptic survival as a genre. Our... Read more
Hey guys, we're getting ready to send out hardcopies of the corebook and the gambit decks, so we're asking those of you getting physical rewards to finalize your addresses on... Read more
HYPERLANES Designs on RedBubble
We've just gone ahead and set up a RedBubble account for Scrivened. Right now you'll find HYPERLANES related paraphernalia there, like t-shirts, mugs, notebooks, hoodies, etc. Lots of cool stuff!... Read more
Digital Gambit Deck, Updated Corebook, and a bit on the release schedule
Hey everyone. Hope all you backers are enjoying the digital version of the corebook at this point. We're getting lots of questions and it sounds like quite a few of... Read more
Digital HYPERLANES Updates
Patch notes for the most recent update to the HYPERLANES pdf
Today we updated the PDF copy of the book, based on all your feedback. Most of these are basically... Read more
Discord Server for HYPERLANES
Just got word yesterday that one of you guys (Cody) put together a Discord server for players and DM's of HYPERLANES. Check it out if you're into that kinda... Read more
First grab at the Character Sheet
Hey everyone. Hope your having fun poring over the HYPERLANEScorebook PDF. Just wanted to let you know we've put together a form fillable 2-page character sheet, so you can... Read more
Some Genius clarifications
We’ve had a couple backers with questions about how Genius procedures work, so let me explain what we’re trying to do with them. Procedures are simply gambits, when performed by... Read more
Digital copies of HYPERLANES are away!
We've just sent out the PDF digital versions of the HYPERLANES Corebook to backers. We're super excited to get it out to you all and really looking forward to hearing... Read more
Almost ready for Digital
Hey just wanted to update you all on where we're at on delivering things. We've had a bit of a hangup on the artwork side of things. Basically the process... Read more
Plunging into the Deep Space of Layout
If you haven't heard much from us in a while it's because we're deep in the heart of assembly for the HYPERLANES corebook. We're a week and a few days... Read more
BackerKit Reminder and Update on HYPERLANES Corebook Progress
So, we're finishing up the 1 month BackerKit period tomorrow. We'll be charging the few of you who use credit cards for add-ons on the 20th. If you haven't filled... Read more
The BackerKit surveys for HYPERLANES are currently sending. Backers should all get them today. You'll have until Feb 19th to fill them out and pick up any add-ons you'd like... Read more
Happy New Year: Campaign Finished
And we're done. Thanks to everyone who pledged! We'll have the BackerKit together and launched in about two weeks.
We're looking forward to creating these cool books and card decks... Read more
Fiction Book UNLOCKED!
What a great way to end the campaign and the year. Looks like we've hit our big stretch goal of $40,000, unlocking expanded fiction in the books and a separate... Read more
Just 12 Hours Left for HYPERLANES!
We're in the final final stretch here everyone! The campaign ends at midnight pacific time, so that the members of the Scrivened team on the west coast will really have... Read more
More Writers UNLOCKED!
I'm very excited to say we've hit the $30,000 stretch goal, funding us to hire more freelance writers. Our goal is to fill our books with snippets of fiction that... Read more
New Pledge Level for All the Things
We've just added a new pledge level called Boneyard Scavenger. This is for those of you who just want basically everything we make. The pledge level includes hardcopies of all... Read more
More info on Stelliform
Recently we unlocked Stelliform, a campaign setting we'll be developing for HYPERLANES. It's even going to get its own comic book! Here are a few of the details... Read more
Interview with Gameosity: Gambits and Guns
Check out this great little interview we did with Gameosity's Jessica Fisher. We go into some detail on how Gambits work and answer some questions on how we're handling sci-fi... Read more
We've just hit our $26,000 stretch goal, which means we'll be adding additional artists to the project. We'd be celebrating, but honestly we're all in mourning for the loss of... Read more
Stelliform Comic UNLOCKED!
We've just hit our $22,500 stretch goal, unlocking a comic set within our Stelliformcampaign setting, illustrated by our own Avery Liell-Kok. A PDF copy will be sent out to... Read more
Stelliform Campaign Setting UNLOCKED!
Looks like we've hit the $20,000 stretch goal, which unlocks our own campaign setting: Stelliform, designed specifically for the HYPERLANESrules. Lots of you have been asking if we were... Read more
Unfolding Starscapes UNLOCKED!
This one's a biggie for us. We've just hit the $17,500 funding level unlocking the Unfolding Starscapes book. It's a look at just how to blend your existing fantasy content... Read more
New Classy Noble Pledge Level
We've just added a new pledge level for those of you who want it all. The 'Classy Noble' get's pretty much all the goodies, including the hardcover of the core... Read more
The Tannhäuser Gate is Opened!
We've just hit our $15,000 stretch goal! That's 3 times our original funding goal. Thanks everyone!
This goal unlocks 'The Tannhäuser Gate', an adventure for more advanced characters in HYPERLANES... Read more
Big Night, Lots of Stretch Goals Hit
So, yesterday we not only funded, but hit several stretch goals. Overnight we hit even more. All of them actually. Guess we need more goals!
Thanks again to everyone who's... Read more
Foes Deck UNLOCKED!
We've hit our 3rd stretch goal, unlocking the Foes Deck, a 50 card deck of enemies and hostile creatures! Being cards, they're easy to carry around and brandish at your... Read more
The Celadon Caravan adventure UNLOCKED!
We've just hit our second stretch goal already! Thanks again everyone. This time it's an extended introductory adventure for HYPERLANEScalled 'The Celadon Caravan'. Every backer level from Purely Digital... Read more
Gambit Cards UNLOCKED!
We've just hit our first stretch goal, just a couple hours after hitting our funding goal actually. This is all coming very fast. This goal is to unlock separate card... Read more
Looks like we've hit our funding goal for HYPERLANES! Thanks so much to everyone who's pledged so far. Can't wait to start sharing the game with you all.
Special... Read more
Constructing Species in HYPERLANES
Races, which we refer to as Species, serve as an important way to give sci-fi flavor to a character. While being a human is still a great way to blend... Read more
A Little Class
One of the first things we thought about when designing HYPERLANESwas how we’d adapt classes over. Races and backgounds are fairly straight forward, but with D&D’s heavy emphasis on... Read more
Sneak Preview: The Outlaw Class
First off, thanks to everyone who's pledged so far. We're only a few days in and already making headway towards our goal!
We've gone ahead and put together a little... Read more
Chases, Crashes, and Dogfights
Cinematic sci-fi gaming has need for one important element missing in D&D: teamwork-based vehicles rules. This has been central to our design so far, in that we knew that players... Read more
The Challenges of Converting Rules
The rules found in your Player’s Handbook, or more accurately for us the D&D SRD, are relatively light. Relatively is the operative word here. D&D 5e could hardly be confused... Read more
Just so everyone gets a chance to see what we've made before, I've gone ahead and put all my Ryan Chaddock Games digital products on DriveThruRPG on sale for $1... Read more