I know it has been WAY too long since you've heard from me and for that I apologize. It's been a tough year to say to least. My depression has... Read more
Here's what we can do.
This is a comment I placed in the last update, after thinking about it, it'd make a good post because I think it clarifies what's going to happen going forward: ... Read more
Sincere Apology Cont. *read previous or this'll be gibberish
Okay so...thank you all. I actually only just read this now, sitting at work in my cube. I gotta say that it must have looked weird to anyone passing by... Read more
Hi everyone, this is Shane's wife, Christina. I know you are all extremely pissed off with Shane and I certainly can't say I blame you in the least. I'm writing... Read more
To Tuck or Not to Tuck....
First of all, to clear up the confusion about only some people getting tarot decks...
We were hesitant to order the full amount of the tarot decks until we knew... Read more
Tarot and Shipping Update.
A big update on the decks
This update is pretty huge, given that over a month has passed since the last one. The headers cover some of the most important... Read more
Just a quick update to let you guys know I haven't been completely idle. Here's the playmat for the printable tarot deck. There is a link... Read more
Horror has arrived - Tarot PDF
Here they are, they turned out great!
Tarot & Tarot PDF
While the hardcopies are not in yet, I'll be posting the PDF here for you all to download until... Read more
Quick Update & More Tarot Art
Quick update. USPCC will have cards to us by the 24th, so nine days from now. We're staging the orders for HoE to start going out immediately. I... Read more
Thar be trains here.
Well HOE is on the way, and I hope that when the decks arrive, it goes something like whatever the hell is going on up above.... Read more
A Quick Update Touching Base
Sorry it's been awhile. We've been sending out some of our larger orders. They're a lot more complicated and they take more time. Trying to find time to get work... Read more
Shipping update and Tarot info.
There's some cool arty stuff going on, and a lot of things we need to go over so each piece will be brief so you aren't reading for... Read more
Judging by the angry comments on the front of the page I've been remiss. They're understandable and I'm sorry. We've been busy stuffing envelopes and dealing with issues... Read more
A significantly less substantive update than you deserve. Illustrated.
We'll be putting up a massive update with all of the shipping images and what have you here very soon. I wanted to put this up as today... Read more
Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays
I have a few things to update you on, so we will run down the list.
Many of you expressed interest in getting the massive anthology... Read more
Likeness posters are being shipped
Just wanted to give you all a heads up that the likeness posters are being shipped starting today. As your likeness gets uploaded and processed we'll send a... Read more
Hi again gang,
So still moving forward getting things completed. I want to try and have something to show in the updates going forward so, might not be every 7... Read more
Sorry for the pause! Update, news and more.
First off I am very sorry for going nearly 90 days since the last update. We have had a good deal of things going on for the project,... Read more
Bags and cases arrive...
Sorry it has been a bit since the last update. I was waiting for these goodies to come in the mail to show you. These are... Read more
The Game is On!
I'm excited to announce that I finished the artwork for both Pairs decks you can see them here:
And all of the amazing artwork:... Read more
Final 24 Hours of the Extended Edition
We're in the final 24 hours of the Writhing Dark Extended Edition so if you feel like you need more swag it's time to... Read more
The End is Near and Some Other News
On track to submitting/approving the finals of The Writhing Dark to Bicycle as soon as the end of this week.
If you have not used... Read more
Shipping Notice E-mails
I'm turning off the feature allowing everyone to change their addresses since I'm printing out the labels ahead of time, otherwise you would be able to change your... Read more
Horror on the Orient Express Tuck
We got final approval from Chaosium so we're moving forward with Horror on the Orient Express. Here's an image of the tuck box (click to embiggen)!
We've also... Read more
Dice and things!
Rollin' dem bones...
We have received the gaming dice! They came out great! As you can see we could only customize the D6's and D10's. So we've decided to include... Read more
A long expected party.
First off, I want to let you all know that while we would love to begin fulfillment right away, we've had some delays. Primarily we had some back... Read more
Anthology Update, Announcement of Print Edition Authors, and Even MORE Art!
Hello, backers! Susan here with what will likely be my last anthology update for this project.
Total number of author submissions chosen for the print edition: 10 (2... Read more
Hangout, Plug and Art Update
Pirate Den is a pirate themed bluffing game being published by Gamesmith, LLC and Boyan Radakovich (producer of "TableTop").
Check it out here https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/gamesmith/pirate-den
You can also watch as we... Read more
General Production Update and New Art!
Just a quick update tonight backers!
First, the general update on the status of the project:
- Stickers are ordered.
- Coins are ordered.
- Dice are ordered
- Likenesses will be finished this... Read more
Tarot Tuck Box Proof, Coin Proofs and More!
I thought you would be interested in seeing the tarot tuck box proof! I really love how this came out. Hopefully you all dig it too!
I also... Read more
Live Hangout with James Ernest from CheapAss Games
Hey again gang,
We're having a live cast with James from CheapAss games, and Ken Grazier from Geekcraft.com you can watch along here:
Please watch and shoot us your questions... Read more
A really big update!
First an apology.
Sorry for the long silence folks. I've been rapidly working through the project, as well as helping a few friends to bring their projects out, and clearing... Read more
PledgeManager, Graphic Novel and a little more Cthulhu!
We've extended the PledgeManager closing date to the end of this week. A lot of you were still finishing up orders and hoping for another paycheck to hit before... Read more
James Ernest of CheapAss games talks Pairs and Pairs design
We're going live with a hangout talking about the upcoming game Pairs launching in a few weeks on Kickstarter, from Cheapass Games. I am in the process of... Read more
Will be hanging out with some backers this evening. Working on some artwork for upcoming projects, and talking about The Writhing Dark.
We'll also be working on artwork... Read more
Closing in on the deadline
Just a reminder that PledgeManager will be closng soon. We still have a lot of unregistered accounts listed. If you pledged extra funds for your pledge level this is... Read more
A little Q&A....
I've had quite a few questions coming in about some of the same topics so I'm going to attempt to clarify these. I hope you guys are finding pledgemanager easy... Read more
What the f@¢k is PledgeManager?
Happy New Year!
As you might imagine I've been a little busy :)
That said the time has come for us to take a look at your pledges... Read more
Anthology - Deadline Reminder & Graphic Novel Selections
Hello again... It's time for another anthology update :-)
As of Monday afternoon, we have 32 total submissions with final edits complete on 17 of them (and the rest in... Read more
Anthology Update - Deadline Reminder
Shane’s let me take over the update this time so I can send out a reminder about anthology submissions.
If you want a shot at the graphic novelizations... Read more
Finish line Hangout
Hey guys and gals,
Well it's the last few minutes of the campaign and we're hanging out for a little while. If you're still awake anyway.
I'll be drawing some... Read more
The end is nigh.
Well Ladies and Gentlemen,
This will likely be the last actionable update during the fundraising phase of this project. Which is a less sentimental way of saying we're close to... Read more
Holy Kickstarters Batman!
Ok, so you people are awesome. I am not so awesome as this update should have gone out a day ago, so I apologize for being remiss. Trying to get... Read more
Home again! Home again! Jiggity Jig!
So first thing...
New Stretch Goals
We passed the amount for the Elder Sign coin. Which for my money is the coolest of the lot. The reverse of... Read more
New Color Card Back - Short Story Reading Tonight
So we ran a short design hangout yesterday evening, and had a really good time messing around with the card back design. In the end we created something... Read more
Design Hangout: Playing Card Back Colors
First, there is a brand new ARG event that kicked off last night. The Church of Starry Wisdom. You can catch up on the forums HERE. If you... Read more
Warp, weft and way
So over the weekend into today we released the first peek at the Horror on the Orient Expressdeck. Lots of you gave great feedback on the designs... Read more
Horror on the Orient Express pt. 1
The Writhing Dark Pips
So I have been messing around with these for awhile, and finally got a balance that I like. I think that coupled with the embellishments they... Read more
Details on The coming upgrades
So for quick reference here is the set of stretch goals currently outstanding. In addition you can follow along on Kicktraq to see when these goals may likely... Read more
Lots of stuff
A sampling of some of our first Heart of Darkness malfeasance can be found below. You may want to have your children leave the room. First up... Read more
The Heart of Darkness
Black Friday pledges are going live in just a few moments at 12am EST.
Remember firstname.lastname@example.org to send the evidence of your malfeasance. As they are received we'll... Read more
Happy Thanksgiving guys and gals!
We just passed 65k so I will be creating a custom numbered bookplate that will come free with every hard copy of the anthology!
The... Read more
Short Story Hangout and Reading
We are going to be doing some readings of anthology submissions, talking about the ARG, and working on the card back design for the Horror on the Orient... Read more
12 Days of Cthulhumas
We hit 63k! Holofoil Seals are go!
CALL OF CTHULHUMAS
As you all know as soon as the 4th of July wraps up it's apparently officially time to start planning... Read more
The lateness of the hour...
So first things first.
Thom Pratt, a fellow freelance artist and illustrator was cool enough to share word about our project here of his own volition.... Read more
The Writhing Dark
Anthology Hard Copy
So it looks like this stretch goal is going to fall very soon. Why? Well because you guys kick some serious butt. To give you some perspective,... Read more
New Art, New Pics and cool stuff
So here are a few new pieces for the deck. First is the guest card from the mighty Chris Ovdiyenko, The Hanged Man. Abdul Alhazared was... Read more
Friday night frights
Hey guys, Quick hangout tonight while I finish the CoC Bookplate, and work on the Ace of Swords.
Hop in here: https://plus.google.com/hangouts/_/7ecpi97c6t0gthvbtprnfbevog?authuser=0&eid=106280167209309589964&hl=en
or watch along on Youtube:
Big Stretch. Not Yoga.
Yesterday was a huge day! I was blown away by the totals that were put up. So to the hundred or so people that joined up, welcome! It's... Read more
Two updates in one day!
I know I am not trying to be spammy, just this is sort of time sensitive. The awesome designer and lover of Cthulhu... Read more
Anthology Submissions are open!
Kingdoms of a New World
First a huge thank you to Nathanael and the other folks behind Kingdoms of a New World. I really appreciate the support and... Read more
Monte Cook Games
So, I'm a firm believer that sharing on projects, and spreading the word about cool things is the quintessential spirit of Kickstarter. This is a... Read more
You spunky Cthulians you...
Stretch Goals = Stretched!
So after being awake all of Friday night and most of Saturday morning with a sick and inconsolable 4 year old, most of my... Read more
Jackson, Shane & Sherlock
Jackson and I are live on our Sherlock card project hangout! Feel free to hop in and watch, leave comments, or just heckle from the cheap seats. We're... Read more
So, gang. You all actually unlocked this at 24k I just forgot to put up the graphic. Well no need for you all to suffer because of my... Read more
Deck Seals, New Goal, Shameless Consumerism.
So, first things first. Meet your tuck boxes with their new seals.
It was close, but in the end it was 13. Er, I mean 1 and 3.... Read more
First, this is my first official update as a project creator. Yay!
*ahem* Now down to business.
So we launched this morning at 12 AM. All things... Read more