A Game You Will Dig!
Your friends at Victory Point Games have launched a new Kickstarter campaign for a game we think you will really enjoy: Gem Rush second edition.
In... Read more
A Secret Oath is Pledge to Manage
We are hearing from so many of you who have received your copy of Darkest Night second edition -- and so many who have not. Know that they are being... Read more
Darkest Night 2 begins the shipping process!
We just heard from our fulfillment service, our partners at Ship Naked. They have generated the shipping labels for Darkest Night 2 and the games should start heading out the... Read more
At Port, one Darkest Night, Your Game Arrived
The Darkest Nightgames have arrived in port and are currently being processed. Once this is done (you would not believe the paperwork involved!), they will start shipping... Read more
An Update On The Miniatures
To our faithful backers,
The Darkest Nightminiatures set is an active part of this project’s discussions. We are very pleased with the latest set we received and believe that... Read more
Corrected Notification From Pledge Manager Sent Out
Notifications for paying the shipping costs on Pledge Manager for Darkest Night have been sent out. However, the message mistakenly states that shipping is due for Nemo's War,... Read more
Heading to the Ports & BGG Con Recap
Greetings, Darkest Night fans! We have some news to share from our trip to BGG Conlast month. First, we’ve received confirmation from the printers that the games are printed,... Read more
Update - Final Proof Unboxing
Hello Darkest Night fans, we want to show the full dive into what comes in the Darkest Night Second Editionbox, with a full unboxing of the game, book, and... Read more
Final Proof Copy Is Here!
Greeting Darkest Night fans! We have finally hit the point that we have been pushing so hard reach. The final product proof set of Darkest Night: Second Editionhas arrived... Read more
Components Printed, Final Proof Incoming!
Greetings Darkest Nightfans! We have been diligently querying the printer about the status of this game and have finally received a response. They told us that maintenance was needed... Read more
Physical Designer’s Commentary Preview
Hello there, Darkest Night fans. Today we present more of the physical goodies added to some of your pledges. We have recently received our proof (hard!) copy of Jeremy Lennert’s... Read more
Update - Printing Finish Date
Greetings Darkest Night fans, we have recently received some unfortunate news from the printer: due to the amount of game components for Darkest Night: Second Edition, production of the... Read more
Designer Commentary Preview
Hello, Darkest Night fans! We have a short update to fill in the time gap while the printer manufactures the game. The production process for Jeremy Lennert’s Designer Commentaryis... Read more
Monday Update - Production Continues
Good evening, Darkest Night guardians! We are pleased to report that production continues for Darkest Night: Second Editionwith the presses rolling at full speed. During this period, we anticipate... Read more
Monday Update - Printer Paid, Production Begins
Hey there denizens of the Darkest Night! We have a short update to let you know that we made the first payment to the printer late last week. This... Read more
Monday Update - Updated Fulfillment Time
Greetings, Darkest Nightluminaries! We know the silence about the darkness has been unnerving, but as you know we have been on a major sidequest going over a number of... Read more
Update - The Darkness Before the Dawn
We are getting close to inspecting the final tweaks inside and outside the game box and expect to (finally!) have this wrapped within the next couple weeks. This isn’t set... Read more
Monday Update - Physical Proof Corrections On The Way
Hail and illumination, Darkest Night fans!
This quick update is to let you know we have just received the plastic box insert tray for our inspection. We have been testing... Read more
Sample Proofing Pt. 2
Hello Darkest Night fans, we have another quick update for you this week. We are still in the midst of a thorough proofing is of the digital physical samples of ... Read more
Monday Update - Proofing the Samples
Hello everyone! We have a small update today as we are wading through all the components for the second edition of Darkest Night (as unboxed in our recent video), piece-by-piece,... Read more
Unboxing The First Proof
Hello, Darkest Night fans! We had the digital physical proof arrive at the office and wanted to share an unboxing video of it with you! The components look great for... Read more
From the Publisher
Hello, for those of you who don’t know, I am Alan Emrich, the publisher of Darkest Night Second Edition. I have been asked for my honest opinion about the... Read more
Monday Update - Mini Sample Resizes & Digital Physical Sample On The Way
Hello Darkest Nightfans, we received the miniature samples late last week and though most of the models turned out fine, a few of them were smaller than we had... Read more
Monday Update - Digital Physical Sample Schedule Concerns
Hello Darkest Night fans, the printer has confirmed with us that production of the digital physical sample is nearly done. We wanted to give a heads up that, with the... Read more
Monday Update - Digital Physical Sample In Production
Greetings Darkest Night fans, we received word from the printer over the weekend that the digital physical proof of the game is being produced now and will be sent to... Read more
Monday Update - Crossover Double Update
Hello, Darkest Night fans! We have a couple updates for you this week, the first one for those who have also added a Nemo’s Warto their pledge. We’re excited... Read more
Monday Update - Completing Digital Proofing
Hi everyone, we’re popping by with this update to let you know the digital proofing of Darkest Night is wrapping up. We’ve sent them some file corrections for the map... Read more
Monday Update - Molds Prepared
Hi everyone, we have another short update for you for this week. We have gotten word from the printer that the molds have been made and we’ll be sent the... Read more
Monday Update - Miniature Molds Paid
Hi everyone! This is a check-in to let you know that the miniature molds are paid, and so that aspect of manufacturing should commence soon.
We’ve also been going back-and-forth... Read more
Monday Update - Getting Files To The Printer
Hi everyone, we’re back with new updates as the printer overseas has returned from the Chinese holiday. The miniature molds are set (with the Ranger updated) and are ready to... Read more
Monday Update - Pledge Manager Re-Opened
Hello Darkest Night fans! We have received messages about adding to your pledge or making changes to your address. To that end, we have re-opened the Darkest NightPledge Manager... Read more
Monday Update - Moving Updates Around
Hello everyone! As you have noticed, we are moving our updates to Mondays now. You have taught us the wisdom of doing so because, should any issues arise from an... Read more
Friday Update - Darkness Descends
Happy Friday everybody, we have a couple of new things to report on for the Darkest Night second edition project.
First, the printer will be shutting down in just a... Read more
Friday Update - Many Minis Manufacturing Makes
We have some mixed news for you folks on the Darkest Night second edition project. The less-good news is that we did receive the miniatures last week, but as... Read more
Friday Update - Minis Have been Received
Happy Friday folks, this is a short update to let you know we just received the 3D printed models from the printer!
We are currently combing through them, carefully inspecting... Read more
Well met, Darkest Night fans!
We wanted to remind you that we remain in suspense for the character minis samples which should be arriving next week. We’re VERY excited to... Read more
All Mini Samples Ready For Proofing!
Big news!We have just received word from the printer they are ready to send us proofs of all of the Minis for Darkest Night! If you heard... Read more
With all of the minis mended for manufacture with great speed and some considerable panache, we are now anxiously awaiting word from the printer for updates. We hope... Read more
Character Model Update!
We have another quick update, but it’s a big one! All of the character models have been finished and have been sent off to the printer.
The... Read more
(Late) Friday Update - Happy Thanksgiving!
Happy (late!) U.S. Thanksgiving weekend Darkest Night fans!
We have a small but mighty update concerning tweaking of the 3D models. We have been told that they should be... Read more
Friday Update - Acolyte Mini Approved!
Happy Veteran’s Day, Darkest Night fans! We’d like to take this moment to thank all of our veterans out there for their service to the US.
We’ve gotten word back... Read more
Hi everybody, no big updates for this week but we did send the Acolyte model over to the printer to see if the modifications made will make it through production.... Read more
Friday (Monday) Update - A Switch of 3D Modeling
Greetings, Darkest Night fans! Things are still progressing with the final layout of the designer’s notes and we hope to get them to Jeremy Lennert very soon for his inspection.... Read more
Friday Update - News On The Designer’s Commentary
Hi everybody, just another short update that the 3D models are still being tweaked by the modeler.
We also have news from our Editors and Layout Artist that the epic... Read more
Friday Update - Pledge Manager Closing Soon
Happy Friday Darkest Nightfolks! Gonna be a short update for this week as the models for the miniatures are being tweaked. With the Necromancer now “there,” it’s one down... Read more
Friday Update - Happy Golden Week!
Hi everybody! We have a lull period of activity this week since the printer is on holiday due to it being Golden Week in China. We’re still working on prepping... Read more
Friday Update - New Necro Mini Mold!
Time for another Friday Darkest Night update. We have a picture to show with this one!
We’ve had another bundle of Necromancer mini darkness arrive on our front steps and... Read more
Friday Update - Waiting For The New Model Next Week
Hi everyone, we’ve got another short update for you on the project’s progress. The tweaks to the Necro Mini are almost done and we’ve been told we should be receiving... Read more
Friday (Monday) Update - Necro Mini Tweaking
Hi everyone, we’ve got a short update for you on the project’s progress. The requested changes to the Necromancer miniature model have been given to the modeler and are being... Read more
Friday (Thursday) Update - Necromancer Mini Preview & Pledge Manager Dates
We have a BIG new update for you guys that we think you’ll love. We just got the physical model for the Necromancer mini! This bad boy is going to... Read more
Friday Update - Pledge Manager Is Up!
Good news everyone, the pledge manager is now live! Backers can now log in to the page and make additions to their pledge and answer any surveys that we send... Read more
Friday Update - Converting Files For Print
Hi everyone, we have good news in that Jeremy Lennert has finished proofing the files (and, believe us, you should be glad it wasn’t you -- there was SO MUCH... Read more
(Monday) Update - Designer Finishing Up Final Files
Hello everyone! Jeremy Lennert has gone over most of the files for Darkest Night for corrections and so far everything has been smooth sailing. Jeremy just has two more files... Read more
Friday Update - Toiling In The Tower
Hello all, we have another short update for you. Jeremy has the files in hand and is meticulously checking that all corrections have been made. Once he has finished his... Read more
Friday Update - Getting the Designer’s Blessing
Happy Friday everyone and a shout out to our backers who are living it up over at Gen Con right now! As always, proofing and edits continue on the components... Read more
Friday Update - Darkest Night 2 Proofing Continues To Continue
It’s another Friday and another update for you guys! The pledge manager is still undergoing page proofing before it is officially launched. Be prepared to receive an update for when... Read more
Friday Update - Proofing Continues
Hey everybody, this is a short update today to let you know that proofing is marching on for Darkest Nightsecond edition. Poor Jeremy (the designer) has been living with... Read more
Friday Update - Designer Notes Preview
Hello guys, we have a new update for you with a preview of the first pages of the designer’s notes! It’s not final as edits and layout is still being... Read more
Friday Update - Unlocked Event Cards
Hi everyone! Proofreading is still progressing as quickly as possible, and we’re still working with PledgeManager to get our first pledge manager (a wee bit redundant there!) up and running.... Read more
Friday Update - Unlocked Artifact Cards
It’s time for another Friday update! We’re almost finished with the preparations for PledgeManager and we’re aiming to have it up by sometime next week! We’ll be posting an update... Read more
Friday Update - Darkest Night Preparations & Unlocked Mystery Cards
It’s our first Friday update! This week we have started preparing the files to be sent to the printer, triple checking the components to ensure accuracy.This could take a week... Read more
We’re Funded! Thank You All For The Support!
It’s been a wild campaign but you helped push back the darkness and bring this Kickstarter to light at $240,672. Thank you all from us here in the Victory Point... Read more
Designer Commentary Unlocked!
You have done it! The final stretch goal is unlocked! Now Jeremy Lennert’s designer notes can be edited, laid out, and finally shared digitally to all backers of the Darkest... Read more
Hero Spotlight - Channeler
We have one more hero spotlight for you guys! Last, but certainly not least, is the Channeler!
With one foot in the Astral plane, the Channeler’s methods are often inscrutable,... Read more
Dice Unlocked For The Last 48 Hour Push!
Things have been really picking up in these final days of the Kickstarter and we just bowled over the upgraded dice stretch goal! Instead of the default pips, all of... Read more
Darkest Nemo and Hero Spotlight - Conjurer and Scholar
Due to the many messages we have received requesting it, we have added Nemo's War Second Edition as an add-on for backers! Check out the add-on section of the campaign... Read more
Australian Shipping Rates and Hero Spotlight - Bard
We just got some great news from an Australian fulfillment service this morning and have updated the estimated shipping rates on the campaign! We will continue investigating fulfillment options for... Read more
Avatars and Hero Spotlight - Shaman
As we wind down into the last week of the Kickstarter, we've received several messages from people asking if there was a Kickstarter profile picture for the campaign they could... Read more
New Darkness Cards In The Game
Here is a preview of the 14 new Darkness cards that are being added to the game! These new additions will add a whole new set of woes that will... Read more
Organizer Stretch Goal Unlocked and Hero Spotlight - Wayfarer, Ranger, and Paragon
In just over 12 hours, everybody rallied together and unlocked the component organizer stretch goal! Thank you again from everyone here in the office for the overwhelming flood of support.... Read more
Hero Spotlight - Mercenary, Mesmer, and Monk
We're keeping things rolling for you guys with three more heroes in this spotlight! This time we'll be looking at the Mercenary, Mesmer, and Monk! (Triple M!)
Also, some people... Read more
From the Publisher of Darkest Night: Second Edition
Let me begin by saying thank you to everyone who has backed our Darkest Night second edition Kickstarter campaign. Like you, we see the campaign totals hovering, and it is... Read more
Hero Spotlight - Alchemist, Prince, and Scout
More and more people are shouting for their favorite heroes so we have another triple-herospotlight for you guys! Read below and learn more about your allies, the Alchemist, Prince,... Read more
Hero Spotlight - Rogue, Priest, and Knight
We're kicking off your Friday with another triple-hero spotlight! We're sharing more about the classic heroes that were requested from the last updates, the Rogue, Priest, and Knight.
The... Read more
Hero Spotlight - Crusader, Tamer, and Druid
We have another triple-herospotlight for you today! There were quite a few requests from our last update and we are glad to see you all so excited to learn... Read more
Hero Spotlight - Enchanter
Happy Hump Day everybody! Since she was requested in the last update, the Enchanter now makes her appearance for today's Hero Spotlight. Check out her info and power cards below!... Read more
Hero Spotlight - Wind Dancer, Tinker, and Exorcist
You requested them in the last Hero Spotlight so today we are sharing more about your fellow heroes, the Wind Dancer, Tinker, and Exorcist!
Great power often lies... Read more
Community Stretch Goals!
Greetings Darkest Night enthusiasts! We are thrilled that this project has funded and are inexorably working on stretch goals. You are going to receive the most kick-butt, everything-in-the-box version of ... Read more
15 New Quest Cards Unlocked!
We've hit another stretch goal! 15 new quest cards are now added to the game, raising the initial new Quest card count from 10 to 25. Take a look at... Read more
Hero Spotlight - Seer
The Seer was asked for in the last update so let's take a closer look at her powers! She is a strong support character for your party and a favorite... Read more
Hero Spotlight - Nymph, Wizard and Valkyrie
Happy Friday everybody! We thought that we would kick off your weekend with a special three hero preview. Since they were specifically requested in the last update, we're going... Read more
Hero Spotlight - The Acolyte
Greetings Darkest Night enthusiasts! We wanted to share more about your allies who will be helping you in your struggle against the Necromancer. There are a lot, so we might... Read more
A Look At The New Cards
Hi everyone! So we have mentioned on the campaign page that this edition of Darkest Night comes with 10 new Darkness, Mystery, Artifact, and Quest cards. Below we have... Read more
First Stretch Goal Unlocked! New Spark Mechanic and Hero Powers!
The first stretch goal has been unlocked! Now every Hero has three new powers to use, on top of the ten powers they already had. That’s a total combined list... Read more
We Are Fully Funded!
Thank you all for this amazing relaunch! All of us here in the office are exhausted but ecstatic that the new edition has been so well received.
We’ve got a... Read more
He’s Back - The Darkest Night 2nd Edition Necromancer Returns!
Thank you everyone for your feedback, support, and patience while we relaunch this Kickstarter campaign. We have heard you and put in the work to address concerns with our previous... Read more