More Games to Play
We recently came to a decision about the rules inserts from the decks: there's no reason to keep them hidden from anyone behind the paywall.
So, we've posted up a... Read more
More, More, More!
We started this Kickstarter with a very modest goal: 54 playing cards, 54 characters. Our goal was £900, and we weren't certain we'd reach that.
Along the way everyone's enthusiasm... Read more
Finally Fully Finished + Location Cards!
Finally Fully Finished
There has been a significant delay in the delivery of some of the add-ons for Character Cards: The T-shirts and the large decks. For completely unrelated reasons,... Read more
One more hit
It's been a wild ride over the past... however long it's been. and a lot of things have happened. We've made mistakes, we've corrected most of them, and we've changed... Read more
The Games We Play
I've been talking a lot about the business side of Character Cards lately, the problems we've been encountering with fulfilment etc., and that's kind of a downer.
So today I'm... Read more
Situation Update, and Lessons Learned
It's a month since our last update, and those in the US are still waiting for your decks, so I feel I owe you an update. The same is true... Read more
Hurray for Envelopes!
On Monday, we received a box full of Awesome. The decks were ready, and they look even better than we expected, thanks to the diligence of the printers over at Ivory... Read more
Printing Underway, Some Added Content, and Surveys!
We've finished final discussions with our printers, Ivory Graphics; and confirmed the proofs for printing. This means that printing is underway, and the cards will be with us... Read more
The Card Back and Other News
First things first: You've chosen the card back. It was rather tight between choices A and B, the two creations of Little Brain Works, but in the end symmetry and... Read more
The Curse of Kickstarter
As many of you probably know, Kickstarter projects have a tendency to get delayed. Even those that take into account this fact still tend to get delayed; just slightly less... Read more
One Month On.
Hi, Ste here.
It’s been a month since the end of the Kickstarter, and you’re probably starting to wonder what we’ve been up to; and why we haven’t started voting... Read more
The Kickstarter has successfully funded, so now we're in the fulfilment stage: Making sure we can keep to our promises.
We won't actually have the funds for another two weeks... Read more
We've Made It! Again!
How can I put this... Wahoo!
First of all I want to say a huge thank you to all our backers - I know it's a cliché, but it really... Read more
Story Time - A Day Off
Today's story is an extra-long one starring Oliver Rasmin and Serena Milgard
Serena was walking alone on a cold autumn evening; a deep gash along her thigh and a pouch... Read more
The Final Stretch (Goal)
On the back of the large order from The Dice Shop mentioned a couple of updates ago we contacted our printers for a quote on an order for a larger... Read more
Freya finished shoeing the skeletal horse, bidded its rider farewell, and sat down for a cup of hot milk. It was time for her to get some rest.
She always... Read more
Full Steam Ahead - A New Stretch Goal And Some New News
Stretch Goals Reached
We've now hit £2600... twice. The first time a backer pulled out before I had a chance to write this update.
So, we've just unlocked a major... Read more
As I write this, we've just hit £2500 in backing; you've almost unlocked 13 bonus cards (the four Knights and nine of the major arcana).
So, here are some of... Read more
A Touch of Class - A Story and Some New Suits
6 days ago, we posted the first attempt at new suit symbols, they drew some, quite fair, criticism.
But I'm glad we shared them when we did, because of what... Read more
Stores, Adventurers and Stories
We've hit £2,000, that's a good number.
It means that, from now on, our Store Delivery scheme can give each store 25% more: one free deck per four delivered... Read more
New Art, New Add-Ons, and a Challenge
First off, I'd like to thank those of you who've participated in our poll to decide the major stretch goals. At the moment it's seeming that our first instinct was right,... Read more
We've reached £1800, so for the next year we're going to be supplying you with a story a month, featuring one of the characters from the deck.
Today's story features... Read more
How's my driving?
It's now been a little over a week since we launched this kickstarter, and things have gone better than we expected - we blazed past our original funding goal in... Read more
Four more characters; a quick plot creation; and our biggest stretch goals revealed.
Four More Cards
We've hit £1500, so we're revealing four more of the Character Cards we've prepared; one from each suit.
First up is Jakob Orinix; the Jack of Hearts.... Read more
Looks like our art budget is going up.
With Character Cards, we made a deliberate choice to focus on the text, rather than using up space with artwork.
So, we started out with an art budget of... zero. ... Read more
Thanks to all of you, we've reached our goal in less than 12 hours. Big thanks to everyone :-)
We've now got enough backing to produce the deck. Everything from... Read more