I hope you all had a great Christmas holiday (or a great Tuesday, if you don't celebrate Christmas), and had a chance to spend time with your families.
At this... Read more
The Incorrect Dice Image
Sorry to bother everyone with another update, but I've had enough emails about it to warrant this..
As you may recall, back in Update 28 I posted:
"Everything was looking... Read more
The current status is that all orders from the US should have shipped, and you should all have tracking links that tell you the arrival date. Many of the orders... Read more
Almost. Close enough, really.
The first 38% of my manufacturing order has left the factory and is scheduled to fly out on Monday the 12th. Hopefully that means it will... Read more
Game Boxes Are on the Move
You have successfully manufactured a board game.
Heroes & Treasure boxes are packed up and ready to go.
Which means it's time to lock down your mailing address.... Read more
Manufacturing NEARLY Complete
This is sort of a good news / bad news update.
So, I had this whole update ready to post, about how we were done with the manufacturing and isn't... Read more
Pre-ordering is now available!
If you're reading this, you probably already have a copy of Heroes & Treasure coming to you. But maybe you want another one, r you know someone else who's interested,... Read more
We Have a Rough Completion Date
So, I now have a rough completion date. The manufacturer is scheduled to have all the boxes complete and ready for a visit by the quality control people on October... Read more
The Prototype is here!
I'm very happy to report that I have the actual game box prototype here. The above video is an "unboxing" video, which I'm told is all the rage on the... Read more
A poll for you about future content
Before I get to the poll, I thought I'd share these images sent by the manufacturer:
The bottom image is a bit grainy, but it's still very exciting to see... Read more
Please fill out your surveys!
First, a note:
I have sent out surveys to everyone. For most of you, that means asking for your address. If you don't answer this, I can't mail you your... Read more
Some Beautiful Cover Art
Yes, it's ready. I'm thinking about selling prints on the website, because it's a really good scene!
You'll have to wait until you get the box to see all the... Read more
Dice and Rule Books
I have two pieces of good news to share. The first is that the sample run of the game's dice is ready:
The giant dice will be a darker grey,... Read more
What's that? Another Art Update?
Hopefully people like to see this stuff.
Xin has finished inking the box cover.
I have the token sheets all laid out with their cut paths in place. A miscalculation... Read more
More Art Progress
Well, we're slightly behind the schedule I was hoping to keep, but still moving forward nicely. And I've acquired some new skills, like laying out cut paths for the token... Read more
The Player Cards
Another quick art update!
I finished the player reference cards, and I thought I'd share one of them with you all. I think everything's moving along pretty much on schedule!
Xin and I have been working hard on the Monster Cards, and now they're ready, so I thought I'd share a couple of them with all of you. There are... Read more
The Artwork Continues to Move Forward
The game design itself for Heroes & Treasure is done. What we have to do before going to manufacturing is finish up the final artwork. The checklist looks something like:
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Let me offer one last thank you to everyone who joined this campaign.
As you may have noticed, we hit our stretch goal last night! I was feeling... Read more
Final 24 Hours!
We have under $1k to go to the New Player Characters stretch goal! Fantastic!
We've also just met the fourth social stretch goal (with thanks to backer K2 for pushing... Read more
The Home Stretch!
We're in the final day-and-a-half of the campaign, we have over 300 backers, and the $25,000 stretch goal is in sight, along with the final social goal!
Almost all of... Read more
Many New Developments
We're fully funded, and we're about to hit the first stretch goal, which is to have all the tokens printed double-sided. The second stretch goal is a full... Read more
Okay, I was caught a bit by surprise today, and I don't have "We're funded!" versions of the graphics or anything. Guess I know what I'm doing after dinner :)... Read more
And also we're at 90% funded, with one week remaining. I'm excited! Excited and glad those boss monster graphics are ready.
The custom avatar backer slots are all filled, but... Read more
We are now at the 80% mark and looking pretty good!
I've asked Xin to move ahead with some additional art, at least in sketch form to start with. Here's... Read more
First Stretch Goal Reached!
I'm excited to report that the first social goal, 200 Facebook likes, has been reached! An extra blue die is added to all game sets!
Thanks to everyone who Liked... Read more
We're very close to the first stretch goal -- 200 Facebook likes!
If you're reading this, you probably like Heroes & Treasure at least a little, and you probably have... Read more
Two-thirds of the way to the goal
67% funded in under 2 weeks. Not bad! Please continue to spread the word so we can make this a success! Every Facebook Like or Share is a great help.... Read more
Heroes & Treasure Art Moves Forward
As we cruise past $10k of funding and toward some great stretch and social goals for bonus content, I wanted to share a little extra bonus art with everyone.
I'd... Read more
Last night we crossed the halfway point to full funding, in only five days!
With over 100 pledges made, the project is in great shape, and soon we can start... Read more
I've had a few questions come in about our stretch goals. We have some "funding" stretch goals, based on how much money is raised. We also have some "social" goals.... Read more
34% Funded on the first day!
I'm very excited to report that we're already more than a third funded in the first 24 hours!
Thank you so much to all our early backers! Please continue to... Read more