The Finish Line!
First off - everyone should have received their games by now. If you haven't got yours and you've not been in touch with someone about it, please do... Read more
Spiel-Flu, Fulfilment, Ratings!
Greetings from NZ. Yes I made it back down under, complete with a heavy dose of Spiel Flu, Con-Crud, Essen-plague (or maybe all three).
Most backers should... Read more
Fulfilment, Essen, Game on!
Greetings from Essen Spiel in Germany.
More on this later, but first here's whats happening at the moment with fulfilment...
USA, UK, EU and Middle East -... Read more
More dark forces unleashed
Greetings from NZ (aka Old One Land)
I am very happy to report that all games for backers in this part of the world have now been fulfilled. That covers... Read more
Games are here, there, not quite everywhere!
AUSTRALIA and NEW ZEALAND - Good News! All parcels have been sent this week. Deliveries should be happening early next week.
For both the above - Please message me... Read more
Fulfilment dates - our best ETA
Hi Auztralians world-wide.
This update is all about getting the games into your hands!
The copies for customers in Asia went by road and are already at the fulfilment... Read more
Ships being loaded, addresses locked
A quick follow-up to last week's news, to let you know that the manufacturing is complete! Ships are booked and the games will be leaving China within hours/days depending... Read more
Good news and bad news...
Greetings from chilly New Zealand,
Just when we thought the project was going so well! When we received the final production proofs in all seven languages, we discovered there... Read more
Manufacturing reaches the final stage
I am very excited to report that this week I received a mass production proof copy. The next stage is to assemble everything, so I believe we are still... Read more
BackerKit pledge manager closing soon!
Last call for addresses and shipping payments!
The Pledge Manager will be closing end of June - just over 1 week from now. If you do not complete your... Read more
Proofs, Beautiful Proofs!
News in summary
- Our website www.Auztralia.net has had a makeover...
- The booklet of biographies is available for download...
- Proof copies have been received.
We've had more... Read more
Final call for surveys!
It has continued to be busy here since our Kickstarter finished. I have been preparing the print-ready artwork, coordinating the seven language editions, and managing the questions and data around... Read more
Progress. Maps. Martin's Musings!
With 93% of Surveys complete and artwork checked by the manufacturer, we are on schedule for the planned delivery.
If you haven't yet completed your survey, please do so. We... Read more
Cthulhu arrived! Survey update
An Important Survey Update
Most of you answered the surveys by following the instructions and added your game to your cart as an add-on. However, there was a large... Read more
Surveys out, artwork ready!
It's survey time!
Surveys are going out in the next few hours. A small smoke test went out earlier today.
Please read the first question carefully! The item you... Read more
Further to yesterday's update about the survey coming soon, I thought I'd also give you a heads-up about the other games we are able to offer to backers via... Read more
Your Survey will be emailed to you this week – your action is needed!
Hello again from SchilMil Games HQ.
With translations under way and artwork being finalised we will soon be ready to send out our Backer Survey. Your input is absolutely required!... Read more
Artwork almost done!
Greetings from SchilMil HQ
We have been busy finalising the artwork for the game, and preparing the pledge manager behind-the-scenes stuff so that we can send your survey to you.... Read more
If you missed the Kickstarter, do not panic!
The pre-order page is here
If you are a backer, at any level (including "No Reward"), DO NOT use the pre-order... Read more
3,863 Thank Yous! We did it!
Thank you so much!
This has been an amazing journey, since first playing the prototype with Martin here in Katikati, New Zealand over three years ago (he didn't warn... Read more
Pawn victorious! 4 Hours to go!
Hi you intrepid explorer of Old One riddled AuZtralia,
The end is nigh!
We are fast closing in on the end of this campaign, just a few hours to go.... Read more
32 Hours left! Vote in the Poll!
Greetings from the SchilMil HQ.
Welcome on board to everyone who joined us in the last day or two. There has been quite a lot of activity since the 48... Read more
Videos! Metalware! 400%!
We smashed through the 200k barrier at lunchtime (NZ time)
AuZtralia is over 400% funded less than 3 days to go, and your pledges are still coming in.
From the... Read more
Live Stream! Haikus!
We are up to NZ$190,000 and still trucking nicely along thanks to over 2,700 backers.
AuZtralia Live Stream Play through!
Heavy Cardboard will be hosting a live stream... Read more
Haiku Cthulhu - Spot on!
A really Happy Weekend to all!
The sun is shining here, and we are rockin' and rollin' forward to our goal of the shiny metal Cthulhu in your game.
.... Read more
$200k within sight now!
Passing $175k feels like a momentous step - we are on the way home now. I can see the Cthulhu's being polished and packaged in my sleep. Samples are... Read more
Day 15 and we're looking good!
Great! We now have a full set of ten Solo objectives, and double-sided player boards to use with the Western map. These player boards give visual reminders of... Read more
WA Map secured! Onward to Cthulhu!
Greetings from the tip of Southland, at the bottom of New Zealand.
It is the last day of my trip here. Meantime the Kickstarter rolls along and I am so... Read more
Cthulhu has landed!
Hello, you wonderful people! With your help, we’ve been able to add greatly to the game. We are thrilled with all the upgrades we’ve achieved – there are still more... Read more
Name that hex! Group Buy! More Quests...
Hi Intrepid explorers of the Outback!
To avoid over saturating you, was planning to reduce updates to every other day... but we have news to impart now!
Group Buys... Read more
The second map is here! Two Quests achieved!
Welcome to all the new backers. We are now over 1,870!
AuZtralia WILL be two games in one, if we reach $150k.
Different map. Different approach. Different gameplay. ... Read more
We need your vote! Have a say...
Great! The Day 4 Quest was smashed within hours - thank you. We now have over 850 geek subscribers.
Today's QUEST is below. Click HERE to have your... Read more
Bonjour! Guten Tag! Ciao a tutti! Dzień Dobry! Olá! Hola! and Hi!
Over 200% Funded!
It’s fantastic to see all our foreign language backers joining us here at AuZtralia. I’m using tonight’s update say a special hello to you. Welcome – we... Read more
Triple Quests have landed!
First, welcome to all the new backers who joined us today. Great to see you here!
First some good news for those wanting a French edition in Canada.... Read more
We reached # 2 on the Hotness!
It's been another great day, with 1,250 backers and over $83,000 pledged!
Firstly, just to note that the player boards - as @peteyandycreeknoticed - have been changed since... Read more
A fantastic first day!
Hello and welcome to AuZtralia.
Wow! We’ve reached over 90% of funding in under 12 hours!
Thank you so much for your early pledges. We're stoked and hopeful that when... Read more