The Mega-Update on the Books and Shipping Schedule!
Hi everyone, Anna here to talk with you all about book stuff for the standard and Kickstarter-exclusive editions of Strongholds & Followers, as well as the latest physical rewards shipping... Read more
The Proofs and the Stream!
The proofs are here!
Yay! Ok so what you’re looking at is basically the same thing printed out many different times for many different reasons. One version of the cover... Read more
The D&D Stream Launches Wednesday, January 30th at 7pm PST. Here's what you need to know...
The writing, art, design, and layout of Strongholds & Followers is done, the physical proofs are being shipped to us, the minis, shirts, and stickers are at or on... Read more
Stronghold & Followers Rules FAQ!
The book has been out for (counts days….) five days! All the emails have been sent, if you backed the kickstarter or preordered, check your Promotions Folder, or Spam, or... Read more
The PDF is Available. Emails are going out.
Oh ye who turn the wheel and look to windward...
The PDF is now live on our online store as is the preorder for the Standard Hardcover. If you... Read more
I said the next update would have the preview, and this is that! Behold!
Sorry this has taken so long, but getting to this point was a lot harder than... Read more
Time For Another Update
I know I said, last update, that the next update (which is this update) would be the one with a sample of the layout, but we’re not at that stage... Read more
Work on the book continues. The manuscript is getting it's 'final' pass from the editor and our graphic designer has delivered what I consider a near final version of the... Read more
Update 29, I think
This update is mostly to remind folks that the PDF will not be out in September. We mentioned this in the last update but now that Sept. is almost over... Read more
Update 28: The First Draft of S&F is done!
Good enough reason as any for an update!
Ok, let's talk about what this means. The "First Draft" isn't the entire manuscript, it's about 98% of it. What's left to... Read more
No update for a while just because I'm really close to finishing the first draft of the manuscript for S&F and I'm laser focused on getting it done.
So this... Read more
Ooohhh let’s see what’s new since last we left our heroes.
We just finished Playtest Packet #5 and I think there will only be six packets... Read more
We're Not Going To Talk About How Tired I Am
Because if I even bring it up, people will be like "Oh be sure to take some time off, you have to take care of yourself!" Whatever, I got a... Read more
Ok well, might as well rip the band-aid off. The bad news is; the physical copy of Strongholds & Followers will not be shipping in September. This is the post... Read more
Update # = Update #+1
THREE WEEKS since the last update. Well it’s only because we’ve been super busy!
The adventure is ready for testing, that’s like…I dunno, it’s like 50 pages right... Read more
I Think We Skipped an Update
Sorry folks I think we skipped an update late week. Let's see, what's new?
I'm not super into labeling the folks who work here with, like, ranks.... Read more
The Playtest Has Begun!
Holy crap the playtest started!!
We originally thought we'd break up the 3,000+ playtesters into waves. And not just because there are many of them, although that is one reason.... Read more
The Pledge Manager is Closed
Here's your weekly update folks!
Lotta design hammered out. Now that getting the company started is settling down I'm getting a lot of work done. I think I've mentioned... Read more
You MUST Finalize your Pledge by MAY 11TH!
Yo, this is important. The pledge manager closes this Friday the 11th and we still have 11% of backers missing. Meaning, about 3,000 people still have not given us their... Read more
They Told Me I Had To Give The Updates Better Titles
Hey I managed to get this one done before the weekend is over! Ah, let's see what did we do last week?
Design... Read more
I wanted to do an update last Friday, try and get in a weekly cadence, but I was in Utah!
Our mini's manufacturer is in Salt Lake City, we... Read more
Update Number I Don't Remember
A SECRET REPORT WITHIN THE GUILD. I know I used this reference before, but I like it.
It's REALLY easy for me, as the MC of MCDM, to get caught... Read more
Update For Everyone!
I think most of these updates will be Backer Only but there's one question we get SO MUCH I figured let's do a public update and start with that.
IF... Read more
More Dragon Art...and a Prototype!
These pieces of art are just roughs, they'll get refined, the artist adds the Gemstone skin toward the end, but I'm really happy with them.
Here's a high-res version... Read more
There are several different kinds of followers you can attract, including military units, ambassadors, adventurers, even crazy monsters who show up to let you know you're pretty cool. But... Read more
The add-on price list.
We know everyone is curious how much things will cost as add-ons in the pledge manager. So here's the list.
How Will The Pledge Manager Work?
Let's see if I can summarize this in text!
The Kickstarter ends on Sunday, March 11th. This Sunday!
If you've backed the Kickstarter at any level, including entering... Read more
Ruby Dragon Sculpt
Holy crap this is happening! We might even be able to get a physical prototype done before the KS ends!
I'm pretty happy with this. I'm sure folks who... Read more
New FAQ Answers!
This means when you pledge, and it tells you how much shipping is, you're not getting hammered after that with Duty fees as VAT in your country.... Read more
Update #5: Pirate Ships and Barbarian Camps
We're gonna get Pirate Ship strongholds! Mostly they're like a Barbarian Camp that can raid coastal towns and generate revenue!
Update 04, We Raised A Million Bucks!! Holy carp. Also, I had an idea
Hey everybody, Matt Colville here!
We hit a million dollars today which is…I’m beyond all capacity for rational thought at this point. The faith you folks have shown... Read more
New Pledge Menu
We have updated the Pledge Menu in order to help with any confusion about what you get at the various pledge levels.
You will notice that there are two levels... Read more
Update Number One!
There was an EVEN LESS FORMAL update this morning you can watch here;
Meanwhile here's the first update.
Today, Day One, was pretty incredible! We met our funding goal... Read more