Hello! It's been a couple of months since the final release, so hopefully by now you've received all your Blade Bindrewards. If you run into any problems, just drop... Read more
Book Links Sent
I just sent out two emails with links for the Blade Bindat-cost POD books. If you pledged for a book you should have the emails by now,... Read more
Hardcover Proof is GO!
So I thought I wouldn't be able to approve the revised hardcover proof until March, but then I had a brainwave! I'm in contact with a couple of US Backers... Read more
Hardcover Needs Another Proof
The short version: The hardcover cover art is off-centre so I'll be ordering a new proof. Revised project delivery time is March.
I just received the hardcover proof, and while... Read more
Cards Are Go!
I've just sent out the links to the At-Cost custom Blade Bind card deck, for those of you who pledged for it. If you haven't received the email from... Read more
Softcover Print Proof
TL;DR: The softcover proof is A-OK, but I'm not sending out the print codes just yet.
I actually received the softcover print proof a few days ago, but wanted... Read more
Card Proofs Arrived!
The short version:I got the proofs and they look great, but I'm going to be ordering another proof. The POD cards should still be available around the same time... Read more
Print & Play Cards
Well the print proofs have not miraculously arrived before Christmas, but I just added a print-and-play version of the custom Blade Bindcard deck to the DriveThruRPG product. This is... Read more
Print Proof Ordered!
I'm pretty excited — I've just ordered a print proof for the softcover Blade Bindrulebook! The expected delivery is 3 to 7 weeks, so I should receive it some... Read more
Final PDF Delivered!
I have locked down the Blade Bindmanuscript and output the final digital files! You can now download them from DriveThruRPG. If you haven't already redeemed your complimentary copy, and... Read more
Final Art and a Flowchart
The last piece of art is complete, so I'm just waiting on the editing pass before I can lock down the book and send out the final PDF!
This is... Read more
Review Period Closing
We're just coming up to the end of November, so I'm about to close the review period, finalise the text, and get you the finished PDF. However, one very kind... Read more
The Thirteenth Blade!
Here is the final Blade design, as envisioned by the Bladesmith-level Backer and brought to life by yours truly. I present: Laozi!
Named after the founder of Taoism, this... Read more
Scenes Final Art
Hello! It took me a little longer than planned to get this piece finished, probably due to the detailed background and the number of characters. But here it is —... Read more
Pre-Release PDFs sent, plus Art Progress!
I just received the last Backer survey involving an email address, so I've now sent everyone their complimentary link to the Blade BindPDF. If you didn't get it, please... Read more
So It Begins...
Thanks to all of my Backers for making the Blade Bind Kickstarter a success! With determination and strength of will, you are truly the Chosen.
But this is not the... Read more
Setting Final Art
There's under three days remaining on the Kickstarter, and I just finished the Setting chapter art!
There were a lot of elements and details, but I'm happy with how it's... Read more
Hi! I've been working on the details for this piece slowly for the past couple of days, and I think I have most of it in there now. I may... Read more
Estimated Price Update
Good news! DriveThruRPG has agreed to keep the print costs for the Kickstarter edition of Blade Bind at the current rates! This means we'll avoid the 10% price hike that's... Read more
A Couple of Blog Posts
Earlier this week, Brie Sheldon posted an interview with me about Blade Bindon her blog, Thoughty. I got to answer five or so in-depth questions, so if you're interested... Read more
Forbidden Lore Final Art
Hi, just a quick update to give you a look at the newly-completed illustration for the Forbidden Lore chapter. Feel free to share it around and let people know what we're... Read more
Book Printing Price Increase
I just received an email from DriveThruRPG announcing a printed book price-rise scheduled for November. The increase will be approximately 10% of the current price, so the revised print production... Read more
Forbidden Lore Pencils
Here's a look at the work in progress for the Forbidden Lore chapter art!
I'm imagining the cavern as a kind of light brownish-grey, but the mystic circle will be... Read more
Over the Line!
Hello all! I don't have anything new to show off today, but I am pleased to report that the project recently hit the funding goal! Although I had no doubt... Read more
Here are a couple of preview images for the custom card deck!
Currently these will be US Poker size, 2.5" x 3.5", which gives me a bit more space to... Read more
The book features chapter title pages, each with a full-page illustration. There are eight chapters, and I've completed half of the illustrations already. I'm planning to... Read more
First Day, First Update!
Hello to all my Backers so far! It's been a great first day (currently at 63% of goal after 24 hours), and with your help the next few can be... Read more