Fillable Character Sheet
There's been a lot of fans ask if we will get a form fillable character sheet. We like to make you guys happy and we're pretty close to having... Read more
Post GenCon and where things stand
Hi there. I know this update comes right on the heels of Ross Babcock's missive from yesterday, but I was intending to do this anyhow, and he suggested that I... Read more
A Message From Ross Babcock
Dear FASA Kickstarter Backers,
Thank you for supporting our Campaigns. Our third successful campaign just closed on August 21st.
Given today’s marketplace, Kickstarter is one of the best ways to... Read more
Travar Shipments and looming GenCon
Hello everyone. Time is a fickle thing. There never seems to be enough of it when you want.
As you should know, Travar was completed a few weeks back and... Read more
Travar's gates are nearly open!
Hi there one and all. Josh here.
Apologies for the silence of late. I was reminded that I hadn't posted an update, and wanted to let you all know where... Read more
It's a new year! And a long update!
Hey there one and all. Josh here. Happy new year!
It's been a bit longer than I had intended to get you fine folks an update, and for that I... Read more
Step by Step... Inch by Inch...
Hi there. Summer is at an end, the kids are back in school, and I want to share a quick update on things.
We're hammering out the last bits of... Read more
Post GenCon update
Hi all. Posting a quick update here post-GenCon. (I would have posted this earlier this week, but I got back from Indy to deal with internet issues here at home... Read more
Recent silence... sometimes it's just one thing after another.
Josh here. Quick update here to bring you all up to speed on the recent silence, and where we stand in the production queue.
There was a bit of a... Read more
Shipping status and where we stand on other stuff
Hi all. Aside from a few straggling international packages, at this point most everybody should have received their books. There have been a few issues, but most of them are... Read more
Achievement unlocked: Tracking numbers!
Just a quick update to try and spread the word as much as I can.
We received the tracking info from the distributor yesterday (May 20) and I spent a... Read more
Nothing is ever easy... shipping woes... and other updates.
Hello all. I know some people have been getting books, and other have not yet received theirs. I've fielded some questions about where specific orders are, as well as a... Read more
I got a delivery today!
Hey there. Quick update. I know a bunch of people have sent messages and the like wondering where books are. I'm still trying to get some specifics from the distributor... Read more
A quick update (as I've started getting emails from people wanting to know where their books are).
Due to the large number of books being shipped, they have not all... Read more
Paypal invoices sent, books begin shipping this week, and PDF versions
Hello all. Three items for this update.
1) 73 invoices were sent out via Paypal within the past couple of hours. This includes the add-on offer from this past week... Read more
Books shipping next week - and a backers-only opportunity!
Hi there everyone. I am emerging from an audio production "hell week" to give you an update, and offer backers a very limited time opportunity.
First the update:
Hardcovers will... Read more
Binding in process, shipping soon! Other important info!
Quick update here for you folks.
Softcover GM Guides were delivered to the distributor last week.
GM Screens and posters are in transit, should be delivered this week.
Hardcovers are... Read more
Too long, too long.
I meant to post this update sooner. A few weeks ago, in fact. Had a bunch of stuff to show and announce. Time passed.
Even meant to put up something... Read more
Gamemaster Guide PDF tomorrow!
I hope everybody is having a pleasant holiday season. Just a quick update to let you know that the Gamemaster Guide is done.
Final sanity checks were done... Read more
GM Guide Update
Sorry about the recent silence. Holidays in the U.S. (with associated travel) bumped things around, and then issues with actually getting signed in to Kickstarter (now resolved, obviously)... it's been... Read more
Full pre-art release coming very soon
Hello all. Quick update here to let you know where we are.
The full book text is done and back from layout. The PDF clocked in at 527 pages (including... Read more
Very nearly there!
Hello all. As appears to be a habit with me, I need to apologize for the quiet of late. As I think I've expressed here before, it's sometimes tough to... Read more
That sound means a couple of things. First, it is the sound of deadlines blowing past. Second, it is the sound of some pressure releasing from my life.
Let me sum... Read more
Softcover Player's Guide and other updates
I meant to do this a couple of days ago, but time has a nasty habit of getting away from me. Here's where things stand right now. (Some of this... Read more
So, where's the GM Guide?
Hello there! Josh here. Sorry about the quiet the last couple of weeks. Here's where things stand right now.
First, we are expecting the Player's Guide to be done printing... Read more
Coupon Redemption Issues
Good afternoon one and all!
Backers should have received an email with a redemption code for the PDF Version of the Player's Guide. Enter the code as a coupon when... Read more
PDF is live!
Modern life is very interesting. On the one hand, the internet makes possible collaboration with a group of people around the world. On the other hand, that global collaboration can... Read more
Final Art for Player's Guide is in!
Thank you so much for your patience. I have held off on recent announcements because I wanted to have good news.
We (finally) got the last pieces of missing art... Read more
Many, many, sincere apologies.
I hope the holidays treated everybody well.
I have been very lax in keeping you folks informed of the progress of this project. Deadlines have slipped, and while I hope... Read more
Project status and an art preview
Apologies for the lack of communication and the delay in getting the Player's Guide out the door. Here's where things stand at the moment.
We're getting the final interior artwork... Read more
Important announcement and another teaser
Josh here, with a quick update for all you backers. First, the important bit:
If you have not registered at the FASA Games web store, please do so!
The... Read more
Not going to have print books at GenCon.... but here's an opportunity for backers.
Hi folks. Josh here.
Unfortunately, we aren't going to have print books in time for GenCon. That does give us a touch of breathing room, though, which we will take... Read more
Status update -- Fiction and layout preview, more art, and the state of things
Good evening everybody, Josh here with an update on where things stand right now.
We got the preliminary layout for the Player's Guide at the beginning of the week, and... Read more
Latest update -- with a cover art preview
Josh here with a status update. The text for the Player's Guide is edited and locked, and is off to layout, so it's on track for an August release (with... Read more
Here's where we stand...
Good evening everyone. Here's an update on where things stand.
The Player's Guide is done, chapters are coming back from editorial and going over to layout. The book is on... Read more
Kickstarter security breach.
Passing this along as a courtesy to all you wonderful backers out there. Per the Kickstarter blog here:
There was a security breach earlier this week. It doesn't look like... Read more
Payment processing seems to have been resolved
Just a quick update here. We have gotten reports that backers whose pledge did not go through due to the problem with charges to Mastercard are able to go in... Read more
Earthdawn Line Developer's Blog: Let's Talk About Forge
(originally posted at http://www.fasagames.com/blog/?post_id=63&title=earthdawn-preview----lets-talk-about-forge)
In last week's preview, I gave a broad overview of changes to a number of talents in the upcoming fourth edition. I mentioned Forge Weapon and Forge... Read more
KS/Amazon Issue with Mastercard Processing
Kickstarter / Amazon are having a problem with Mastercard processing. This is a known issue, and KS/Amazon are working together to resolve it. There's nothing FASA Games Inc. can do... Read more
The (first) post-close wrap up.
Good evening all. Josh here.
So.... that was a thing that happened.
Final tally, over $110k in pledges once we factor in the Paypal pledges through our store, over 1k... Read more
Over 100k and International Shipping Update
First, the big news: We crossed $100,000. I am awestruck. You are awesome. This means that the final stretch goal is unlocked. Everyone who has pledged for $50 or more... Read more
Clarification on $100k Stretch
Just a quick note to clarify the $100,000 stretch goal: We will be releasing all of the PDFs created from this Kickstarter to those backers who have supported with a... Read more
Questors Unlocked and Color Plates Added!
Andrew here. Good morning from Oakheart Farm. Yes, we named our alpaca farm after the First Tree. We're that big into Earthdawn.
First off: With the Paypal pledges, we're at... Read more
Twenty Twenty Twenty Four Hours To Go....
I'm sure Andrew wants to be sedated.
Josh here. As of this writing, we are just under 24 hours left in the campaign. We are climbing steadily higher, and at... Read more
Elven Nations Unlocked!
Thank you so very much! We appreciate the faith you have placed in us, and will do everything in our power to deliver the quality product that you expect and... Read more
Approaching the 48 Hour Mark: Final Push!
Andrew here. As I write this, we have 56 hours remaining in the Kickstarter, with our funding at $74,663. At the 48 hour mark, everyone who has "remind me" selected... Read more
Over $70k! And another little mechanics preview...
Good afternoon all, Josh here.
Wow. We've had quite the surge here from the latest stretch goal, which unlocked the third "core book" the Earthdawn Companion, which will contain the... Read more
ED4 Companion Unlocked!
You have spoken. The Earthdawn 4E Companion is unlocked. We're setting up the rewards for it as follows. You can either select a new reward level, or just bump your... Read more
How to do a Hardcover Companion Bundle
We don't have time to set this up on SurveyMonkey. Send an e-mail to email@example.com and tell me (Andrew) how you want to do a hardcover ED4 Companion pledge. KS... Read more
ED4 Preview: Revised Talents
First of all, there is less than one week to go in our Kickstarter! If you've been putting it off, your time is almost up. As of this writing, we... Read more
One week to go!
Good evening all. Josh here.
First of all, and once again, I want to thank everybody for their support and interest in our project. As I've said many times through... Read more
Retailer Bundles Added!
You asked for it: you got it. We've added two new pledge levels for retailers!
The Retailer Bundle includes three copies each in hardcover of the Players Guide and the... Read more
PDF Everything and Travar Bundles Added!
First, the big news: We've added a PDF Everything bundle. For a pledge of $45, you get the Player's Guide, the Gamemaster's Guide, the Travar: The Merchant City... Read more
Talk about a day of updates..... here's some preview art!
Good evening all, Josh here. I know there has been a flurry of updates that have come your way today, but sometimes that is how it goes. Just a real... Read more
Paypal Pledging Now Available On Our Online Shop
We've added a section on our online store (http://www.fasagames.com/shop/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=97&zenid=d158af708a308c3109e5cde105ca4ec1) where you can pledge via Paypal. The products listed on this shop section mirror the pledge rewards here on Kickstarter. We're... Read more
Interview with Josh Harrison on Diehard Gamefan
Josh Harrison, Line Developer for Earthdawn, did an interview with Diehard Gamefan covering Earthdawn Fourth Edition. What else needs to be said?
Stretch goal unlocked! Book size and style news! Previews!
Josh here. Sorry about the silence the last couple of days, but we have all been rather busy, so apologies for that.
We have achieved our $40k stretch goal! Every... Read more
Revised Stretch Goals
After careful consideration, and listening to your feedback, we have revised the Stretch Goals for this Kickstarter. These goals will be locked in unless a compelling business reason arises for... Read more
News from L. Ross Babcock III in re: Earthdawn Fourth Edition and FASA Games Inc.
Hello, this is Ross Babcock. I am a co-founder of FASA Corporation and have been involved in one form or another since we started the company in late 1980. Thank... Read more
A little bit about Travar: The Merchant City
Josh here. First of all, I would like to thank everybody so far for your support. It really means a lot. Second, we appreciate everybody's understanding and patience while we... Read more
Travar Stretch Goal!
Andrew here with great news: We broke $25,000, which means that the Travar stretch goal is now live!
For $10, either a new pledge or a bump to your existing... Read more
Stretch Goals: Here's The Deal
Many of you have asked about stretch goals. Here is our plan to both challenge all of our backers and to say thank you for the tremendous support you have... Read more
Stretch Goal #1 -- Travar: The Merchant City
Josh here. First of all, I would like to thank everybody that has contributed so far. Meeting our target in less than 24 hours... that's awesome.
Sorry. That's AWESOME.
I'd... Read more
That was a little unexpected!
We've been building up to this Kickstarter for several weeks now, but I have to admit I am a little surprised at how far our initial surge has gone! As... Read more