Nelly on the Nintendo Switch!
It's a looong time since Nelly's voyage began, but we're still paddling away. A couple of months ago we released the HD remaster of Nelly Cootalot: Spoonbeaks Ahoy! and we... Read more
Feeback Wanted! Also, Unforeseen Incidents!
Who knows if this update will reach anyone in the post-GDPR wasteland. But we must try. We must... keep... going.
ASH (Nelly's publisher) has just released Unforeseen Incidents and... Read more
Vote in the 2016 Aggie Awards!
Last week Nelly launched for iOS and Android. We've had some lovely responses to the mobile edition. Gamezebo called it, "the funniest mobile game of 2017 if not... Read more
First off, thank you for helping greenlight Spoonbeaks Ahoy HD. Now Nelly Cootalot will be able to enjoy her 10th anniversary in glorious High-Definition.
Vote for Nelly!
Everyone... Read more
Spoonbeaks on Steam Greenlight!
Aaarrr mateys, 'tis talk like a pirate day! And in honour of this fine occasion, I be sharing two juicy bits of scuttlebutt with ye.
Spoonbeaks Ahoy! comes to... Read more
I've mentioned AdventureX in these updates before. It's the UK's only convention dedicated to narrative-driven games. It's a unique event, and we've had some fantastic guest speakers. This year... Read more
An Unforeseen Incident...
Nelly is 30% off in the Steam Summer Sale, tell your friends, yada yada yada.
Enough about Nelly, this update is about a new adventure game called...
Unforeseen... Read more
Mini-update: Press Gang!
Here's a little round up of the press the game has received. If you want to be like these perceptive and charismatic reviewers, why not head over to the Steam Page... Read more
Live on Steam!
I promised you a special Launch Video and here it is!
Click here for German version!
Please Review Nelly on Steam!
If you liked it. I can't... Read more
Thunderclap & Trailer (feat. Tom Baker)
Roll on March 22nd!
I hope you're all looking forward to playing Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet when we release on March 22nd. Alex the programmer is currently working his... Read more
Launching Nelly on March 22nd!
It's time to grab the bull by the horns... time to wrestle the alligator... time to belittle the elk... Time to announce a release date of March 22nd for Nelly... Read more
Ahoy! Here's a little update about...
Now in its 4th year, AdventureX is an expo bringing together adventure game creators and enthusiasts. There'll be talks from Wadjet Eye's Dave... Read more
Plugs: Duke Grabowski, Blossom Tales & Stuff and Nonsense
A handful of exciting Kickstarters have recently come to my attention. I probably should have included them in the last update, but sadly I didn't. Ah... this life is a... Read more
Ahoy! You can still...
...vote for Nelly on Steam Greenlight!
Thanks to you guys we have thousands of 'Yes!' votes already. That has taken us a long way up the... Read more
Nelly Cootalot: Greenlight Ahoy!
Ladies and Gentleman, our Greenlight campaign has launched!
Nelly Cootalot needs your help to traverse the treacherous waters of the Greenlight process! If you have a Steam account, please support... Read more
Captain's Log #6 - 2014 has landed!
Welcome to the first update of 2014. I hope January has been merciful to you all - it's kept me very busy!
I recently finished scripting the... Read more
Break out the Rum!
We made it into the harbour, with over £20,450 including Kickstarter and PayPal Pledges! PayPal Pledgeswill stay open for Slacker Backers for two weeks, after which we'll open up... Read more
24 Hour Party Pirates
The Fowl Fleet have been joined by the Abominable Snowbird, and that can mean only one thing.
It's the Last Day of the Campaign!
That's right! The voyage is nearly... Read more
New Add-On: Hardcover Book
A few of you seem really eager to get your hands on a hardcover copy of the Nelly Cootalot Art & Design Book. I had my doubts about offering... Read more
Stretch Goal #2 Achieved!
A midnight update for Captain Cootalot's crew!
Fair winds greet us!
After a slow start, today went on to be one of the strongest we've had! Thanks to all our... Read more
Stretch Goal #1 Achieved!
Happy 19th update everyone!
Thanks to some lovely new backers, we've just reached our first Stretch Goal. Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet will now feature a Cinematic Intro Movie.... Read more
You did it!
Thank you to the 807 backers(at the time of writing) who've pushed us past our funding goal. Yesterday was one of the most successful days in... Read more
Oooh, we're so close to £14K! in fact if every backer increased their pledge by just £1.30 - Boom! We'd hit our goal.
But I wouldn't ask you... Read more
The Final Week Beginneth!
One scurvy week remains in our quest to make a bird-themed nautical adventure game. Will the winds of fate favour us? The campaign ends next Saturday at midday (BST). Tell... Read more
Krautfunding Livestream Tomorrow!
I'm going to be taking part in a livestream event tomorrow, Thursday 20th June. Several developers with ongoing Kickstarter campaigns and recent successes will be taking part. Including:
- Unrest... Read more
Add-Ons off the Port Bow!
Were so delighted by the support of our backers, that we want to offer you more opportunities to explore the money = stuffparadigm. This means you can get a... Read more
Demo Update - Update!
Hello! A mini-update to provide you with alternative download links for the demo, in case the original server is feeling seasick:
Download Nelly Demo for PC & Linux
Dowload Nelly Demo... Read more
As we creep up towards 80%, I'm very excited to release a playable demo of Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet. It's a short taster of the look and feel... Read more
Revised Stretch Goals & More!
Happy £11K everyone!
In this update I'm going to outline the Revised Stretch Goals. But first...
Pitch En Français & Español
Thanks to Words of Magicthe pitch video... Read more
Stretch Goals Announced!
Hello! As that lovely green bar passes the 70% mark, it's time for us to talk about stretch goals.
What are 'Stretch Goals'?
Stretch Goals are our targets to hit ... Read more
A Voyage of Discovery
In this update I'll take you on a journey through The Fowl Fleet's locations. Step aboard for the the cruise of a lifetime! If you're wise, you'll stay away... Read more
A mini-update about press coverage of this campaign. If you're a fan of any sites that ought to hear about Nelly, let me know and we'll send them a message!... Read more
Graphic Design Part 5: Shading and Rendering
This is the final part of a series of updates looking at the graphic design in The Fowl Fleet. I started by looking at my sketchy 2D drawings, and... Read more
Graphic Design Part 4: Rigging and Animation
It's Monday lunchtime, and it's time to talk about animation!
The Knee Bone's Connected to the Thigh Bone
The characters in Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet are just like you... Read more
Graphic Design Part 3: 3D Modelling
Like all 3rd parts to 90s video games, this one is in 3D!
How Many D?
Nelly Cootalot The Fowl Fleet is a 2D game. However, the characters in The... Read more
Happy Birthday Nelly!
It's the real-life Nelly Cootalot's birthday TODAY!
I still didn't get her shoes!
Thanks for the birthday wishes (even the ones aimed at me!). The next update about graphics will... Read more
Graphic Design Part 2: Locations
Here's the second update in a series of posts looking at the graphical style of Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet. I will try not to be boring and... Read more
Graphic Design Part 1: Character Concepts
Hello!In the next few updates I'm going to go through the stages of graphic design for Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet. Just in case anyone is interested. The parts... Read more
Avast! An update video...
I'm amazed by the support we've received in the first five days. We're 30% of the way to our goal. I'm glad to hear so many of you liked... Read more