In the Company of Dragons Now Available
Everyone that had their addresses to me by the deadline have had their copies shipped. This includes those that backed in the after KickStarter group through our website. I've... Read more
As of this morning:
All copies are signed and 8 of the 9 folks due signed copies should have received or will shortly be receiving their copy.... Read more
The printing proof looked good, so we have begun the process for shipping.
All books due a physical signing from Wendall have been sent to the author. I am... Read more
Printing Proof Update
We just received our new Printing Proofs of In the Company of Dragons Expanded and we are currently going through them doing quality checks to make sure everything is... Read more
While we aren't quite ready to start shipping, we are starting the process of prepping for it. As such, we have sent out surveys to those of you due... Read more
We've not heard or seen any major items that need correcting since the release of the PDF.
We have updated the file to include a table of contents. This... Read more
Follow Up on Inquiries
We've gotten a few questions over the past week and wanted to take the opportunity to address those here.
Q1. Can we get a Table of Contents?
A1. Yes... Read more
Just a check in!!!
we have the new layout with all the shiney new maps! The team is in progress of doing another once over to ensure all the... Read more
Layout has Resumed
All the maps have been completed, reviewed, and approved!!!! Our layout artist came down with a severe cold which had her down for a couple weeks, but she is... Read more
It is with great pleasure that I announce Tommi Salama has agreed to complete our missing maps! In fact, he's already finished one! Here is a sneak peek at... Read more
Maps Maps Maps
Just a quick update! We have discovered that the missing maps are only in draft form, so I reached out to a few cartographers today to get estimates and... Read more
I apologize for any confusion I may have caused as a result of a delayed follow up post. Things have been a little hectic around the home.
We Initially... Read more
Look at the Shiney!!!!
Yes, it exists! We have proof!
Wendall just received the hardback proof copy and is now settling in to go through to do a final proofing. This will take about... Read more
Layout is Complete!!!!
We just got the book back from layout and the team is taking a final look see to ensure everything is up to snuff!
The team will submit any... Read more
Just a quick update.
Layout is nearly done, we did another review of the file and are making some corrections, but expect to have this completed very soon! I... Read more
Estimated PDF Distribution
As ever, you all are amazing and I thank you for your patience while we work to make this a great piece.
The layout it looking great especially... Read more
March Update-In Final Layout
I wanted to do a quick check in with everyone and let you know that this is still in final layout. Our layout artist took a much deserved... Read more
Quick Check In
On Jan 15th, I had to have an emergency c-section, but am pleased to share that Steve and I's beautiful daughter has joined the world! She is... Read more
Your December-January 1st Update
All of our material is out of editing and has been moved to layout. We also have the art drafts of the four custom dragons and they are... Read more
Final Custom Art and Editing
We have completed the write ups for the top tier custom dragons and they are now in the capable hands of our Art Director Lj Stephens and Jacob... Read more
Dragon Creation and Editing Updates
Just a brief update to keep everyone in the loop. The backer custom dragons have been created and have been submitted to editing for review. We are... Read more
Project Update: 5 Dragon Creation
We’ve started conversations and drafts with our top tier backers that get to assist in the creation of a dragon that will appear in the ITCD book. We’ve... Read more
We are trying to get in touch with one of our Backers, Phill Brown, but fear the email address may be outdated. Phill - please email us at... Read more
GM Dragon Backers - Please Read
Hello GM Dragon level backers!
41.7% of custom orders have been processed for shipping. The remaining portion of orders have not yet been sent because I am waiting on addresses,... Read more
Project Update: Editing Continues
Our editor is hard at work continuing with her editing efforts! I have met with all the key folks working on this project and things are gearing back up... Read more
Editor injured, Wendall editing mechanics, More Dragon abilities, Dragonrider and Dracomancer, Rite Publishing office is moving
Our editor's hand was injured last week, she let me know about it and is still doing work one handed but this of course will cause delays. Fortunately she... Read more
No Work due to Injury.
Editing is done, still shipping custom orders, and I am behind on my work.
This should have gone out last week. Apparently Kickstarter did not post.
I was always told to start with the good news.
Savannah finished the editing on the... Read more
Still editing & Outer Dragon, Time preview.
We are still in the editing stage, though we are now editing the adventure, which is the second to last thing to edit. After that comes the editing of... Read more
We are on to editing the adventure, after that we will go to layout, and I still have books to ship, you can be sure I will... Read more
Playtest Report for the Adventure!
Here is a short limited spoiler playtest report summary. Ben is pretty awesome, so I expect few changes as he won an ENnie Award for best adventure. It is where... Read more
And Editing Continues.
I talked to our editor Savannah Broadway, she let me know that the main section of manuscript is nearly ready to go out. Her and Wendell are working on the gender... Read more
Not much to add, editing continues.
Just a quick update before the holidays
Editing Continues on the manuscripts, I am also working on adding in the new dragons from Bestiary 5, along with the... Read more
Manuscripts are all complete!
I wanted to let you know that we have the completed manuscripts from all the listed bonus content now turned over from the original core PDF (which Wendall... Read more
Updated Production Schedule (Transparency).
As part of our transparency agenda, I give you the updated production schedule. Next week I will see about getting you some previews from what has been completed.
Complete... Read more
Work Delay due to injury.
I am posting this for transparency purposes.
On Saturday September 20th I injured my lower back, this is causing a great deal of pain which make it impossible to stand... Read more
My Apologies for delay of GM backer print books .
I wanted to try and get out in front of this, because I made a big blunder when it came to considering how long it would take me to... Read more
GenCon, Cartography, Vacation, and Back to work.
I have a map to show you from Cartography Tommi Salama at the bottom.
I have not got much done, as I was away at GenCon and then... Read more
GM Dragon bonus books shipping, My status, Gencon, Not a Fang dragon preview
Things are crazy busy but good.
I am hard at work ordering Book of Monster Templates print copies and GM Dragon backers special print selections, though it is probably... Read more
Production Schedule and Transparency.
I am very big on transparency and short of showing you how sausage is made I will answer any question you have about what we are doing and how... Read more
Fully Funded! Going to go celebrate!
I want to thank all of you for making this funding possible, I believe I have completed all the personal thank yous too.
We will be waiting for Kickstarter/Stripe... Read more
3rd stretch goal reached WhooHoo, only 50 hours to go!
we have hit our third stretch goal!
Snoopy Happy Dance of Joy.
Short update, and an art preview.
In the Company of Dragons Kickstarter (PFRPG) is 277% to goal, $16,635 has been raised, we are working on our 3rd stretch goal ($17k), with only 3 days to go!
Only 4 days left! Dragonrider, Dracomancer, by Owen K.C. Stephens, Another custom dragon.
Only 4 days left!
We have just a little over $1k to go, on our third stretch goal, and we are on course to hit that goal. So again I... Read more
Elder Signed Dragon Slot Available, Nearly 50% toward mythic stretch goal!
Greetings My Dragons,
Onward and Upward!
We had a huge surge on Sunday and Monday, most likely do to our Drivethrurpg Email update which goes out to some 20k+ people,... Read more
Stretch Goal #2 Reached! On to Mythic #3.
Just thought I would let everyone know, we have hit our stretch goal for Psionic Dragons, and now we are on to working on the Stretch Goal for Mythic... Read more
I will be posting this around the internets tomorrow to help promote our project, but I thought you fine folks would like a look at The Undragon! (those... Read more
What do you want in your Dragon Adventure?
So today I wanted to get a bit more interactive, also because our ENnie award winning game designer Ben McFarland (Streets of Zobeck, Port Godless) is a big proponent of... Read more
206% to Goal! 47% to second stretch goal, Art in the works, Another dragon preview.
Onward and Upward
With two weeks to go we are at 206% to Goal with 237 backers(happy dance)! 47% to our second stretch goal to add a 7k word supplement... Read more
Dragons with flair! plus a Monkey Story.
So one of the new things we are doing with the expanded version beyond adding a bunch of new Dragon type, plus new options, and more classes you can... Read more
183% to goal, 206 backers, And we hit our first stretch goal! Next stretch goal announced. 18 days to go!
Hey folks we hit our first stretch goal!
Now we can start working hitting $14,000 (+$3,000) so we can have Jeremy Smith (Ultimate Psionics, Psionic Bestiary) give you... Read more
178% to goal, 19 days left, Less than $300.00 from Ben's adventure stretch goal!
I have spent the last two days sleeping due to this cold, but am feeling much better today so I am out there again beating the marketing drums. ... Read more
A video blog update!
We recorded this late last night, special thanks to Ben Mcfarland and Wendall Roy for joining me.
A Mithral Dragon Preview!
Today has been a slow day but I wanted to give you something on the news front. So I thought a preview would be cool. Wendall, Ben and... Read more
161% Funded! 1st stretch goal 74% funded! 24 Days to go!
Greetings my dragons,
I am finally starting to feel human again (don't eat me!) I have done some work on Linnorm Dragons that folks have been asking me for, and... Read more
155% Funded! 1st stretch goal 66% funded! 26 Days to go! Foreword Author Announced
While I still have a cold, I am nearly caught up on all messages, individual thank yous and promoting the project (Marketing is how I spend most of my... Read more
146% to Goal, 56% to our 1st stretch goal, 26 days to go, plus teasers.
We continue to have strong growth every day, as we went up another 10% today, Soon we will be able to add the amazing designs of Ben McFarland to In... Read more
I am happy to say that we have continued to gain even over the US Memorial holiday weekend, as that was a concern of mine. We are nearly halfway to... Read more
Greetings my Dragons,
We are 119% to goal, we look to be past the inital rush and I expect we will do a major push once we hit tuesday since... Read more
Goal! On to the stretch goals.
We have passed our initial goal, which means you will get the expanded full-color hardcover you wanted, thank you for making our dream possible. We will be working hard... Read more
75% to goal, Short preview, 2nd Stretch Goal (psionic/gem dragons)
I will be on the road for the rest of the day traveling for the US Memorial Day weekend holiday, I will be checking in as I travel.
As of... Read more
Going Strong. 1st Stretch Goal.
We are not even through the first day, and we are already over 30% of our way to our goal. This is very important because 90% of all kickstarters... Read more