Next Kickstarter: Cooking with Dice!
Hi there all of you super-amazing Adventure Scents backers! Long time no smell :)
I wanted to let you know that we have a new project launching next Tuesday (3/14)... Read more
ENnie Award Nomination
We're proud to announce that Adventure Scents has been nominated for the 2016 ENnie Awards for Best Accessory!
We're excited to be in the company of so many other talented... Read more
Black Friday Weekend Sale at Adventure Scents!
Looking for a cool gift for the gamers, geeks, and booklovers on your Christmas list? Check out the holiday promotions at the Adventure Scents webstore!
In addition to getting 20%... Read more
Win $100 worth of Smells!
MUST RESPOND BY 6PM ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, TO WIN!
We need your help to review and describe Adventure Scents products! As you know, It’s hard to buy scents online... Read more
New and Improved Products!
Our gnomes have been busy improving upon the initial Adventure Scents products, so I wanted to give everyone an update about how we've increased the awesome levels!
NEW TABLETOP SCENT... Read more
Not So Refreshing News about Refresher Oils...
We're wrapping up the final day of our Grand Opening Sale today. Don't forget, you can get a free locket with a $20 purchase if you stop by our webstore... Read more
Are You Still Waiting on Your Package?
All packages have been shipped, but there are a few that still appear to be lingering in customs office around the world. In particular, the customs inspectors in Sweden, Austria,... Read more
CHECK OUT OUR GRAND OPENING SALE!
Now that you've had your first sniff of our scents, I know some of you are wanting more, so be sure to check out our grand opening sale starting tomorrow... Read more
Celebrate with Us!
The last of the rewards packs are shipping out today!!!
By now, all of you should either have your rewards or should have gotten an email with a tracking number... Read more
Look For Your Scents in the Mail!
All sample packs and locket packs are going out today, so US backers should expect them in their hands by the end of the week!
Now, all I have left... Read more
Akyi and I just finished setting up our booth at Origins and are now chilling in a martini bar, celebrating our 14th anniversary!
We're Packing Our Bags!
Akyi and I are spending the weekend preparing for our trip to Origins Game Fair next week, and are excited about spending our days gaming and running the Adventure Scents... Read more
Now that the jar orders have shipped, we will be packing up envelopes with sample bags and lockets. Some of you have ordered as many as 40 different scents, so,... Read more
The Gnomes Labor On!
The gnomes have been grumbling about the back-breaking work, but we haven't let them slack off - not one bit! They continue to produce and pack your rewards at full-speed!... Read more
I Really Like the Sound of This!
I LOVE multi-sensory gaming elements - there's nothing like being fully immersed in your game! (I bet you knew that already)
Well, if you have a pair of ears as... Read more
The Orbs are on the Move!
It's official! We've sent off our first few rewards packages. Adventure Scents have been released into the wild!
Scent of the day: Volcanic Jungle
This is not a lush tropical... Read more
Strike the Jolly Roger - the Pirates Have Arrived!
I finally got that last batch of gnome-juice that I need in order to shiver all yer timbers, and I'm finishing up the last few sample bags and jars for... Read more
The time is almost upon us! I will start shipping out the first few orders in the next week. I'm still hoping to get everything in the mail... Read more
So. Many. Little. Baggies.
Most of the scentFX jars are done, so I've started packaging sample bags so I can get some orders out soon. About 400 done, and 3000 to go!
Scent of... Read more
Some Jarring Photos...
I'm almost done with the Kickstarter scentFX jars! Just a few more scents to prepare and a few more labels to apply. Then I can prepare another batch of beads... Read more
May the Forth be with You!
The first batch of orbs has dried and I've been able to start combining and packaging them! I have a LOT more jars to make but I've made some progress... Read more
The Orbs Have Started Orbulating!
As you can see from the picture, the scentFX orbs that we've harvested are starting to ripen! They will be ready to pack in jars and sample bags soon. In... Read more
So Many Boxes!
The supplies are finally all in and I'm starting production today! Akyi took some time off from his gnome-hunting this afternoon to haul almost 300 pounds of premium gnome orbs... Read more
Gnome Workshop Construction
Hi folks! I just wanted to update you on our progress...
Thanks to your generous donations, I've been able to construct a workshop for Adventure Scents that meets all Gnomish... Read more
If you haven't returned your survey with your scent order yet, please get that in ASAP. I can't mail out your reward until I get your info, and if don't... Read more
It's Decision Time!
It's time to select your scents! I just sent out all of the surveys and eagerly await your responses. Please complete and submit your survey by 4/9 so I can... Read more
The Adventure Scents Kickstarter is done and we've raised over $11,300 to start the business!!! Thank you all so much for your contributions.
In the next week, I'll set up... Read more
The Final Countdown
With a little over an hour to go in the campaign, all of the gnomes and gnome hunters at our house are getting ready to celebrate!
You can celebrate too!... Read more
Discount Travel When You Fly by Nose!
You guys are the best! We hit our $10,000 stretch goal so I can add five terrain scents to the Adventure Scents fragrance line, making a total of 40 odorous... Read more
A Stalker To-Do List
As we're winding up our Kickstarter campaign, we're also making plans for attending cons and other events for the rest of the year. Thanks to your generous support, we will... Read more
Approaching the Final Boss!
We have just three more days to go until our Kickstarter ends, and I know you all want to have as many scents as possible to choose from, so please... Read more
Beware of Con Artists!
We're on the way to Indianapolis to host a table at the Indiana Comic Con! I hope some of you locals will come see us in Artist Alley (table F9)... Read more
Something New Under the Sun
I wanted to announce a stretch goal and a new reward level!
If we reach the $10,000 mark, I’ll add 5 more scents to the line, this time based on... Read more
Presenting Presents from the Present!
We just reached our $8,000 stretch goal, which means I'll be adding a set of modern adventure locations to Adventure Scents line! The goal with these scents is to provide... Read more
My House Smells Like a Medieval Space Carnival!
I've been busy working on the new sci-fi and historical scents today but I wanted to take a quick break to breath some fresh air and share some of the... Read more
Bubble, Bubble, Toil and Trouble...
After a bit of experimentation, I've created the perfect formula for scented bubbles to match the Adventure Scent line of fragrances! Whether you need to repair your armor or summon... Read more
Rough and Tumble(r)
It's been a busy week, but Akyi made time to do some more blogging about using Adventure Scents products in RPGs and board games. He gives some great details about... Read more
Sneak Peek at the New Sniffs
I added a new stretch goal for $8000 - a set of modern day adventure scents. I sure hope we reach it because I think we definitely need a scent... Read more
Oh the Places We'll Go...
Thank you, everyone! I'm so excited about hitting the $6000 stretch goal! I'm locking in a table at Origins and will let everyone know about any other cons we will... Read more
I Can Almost Taste Origins Game Fair. It Tastes Like Cardboard and Hot Dogs!
A little more than $50 to go and we'll be able to make it to Origins and a few other regional conventions this year. Feel free to mention Adventure Scents... Read more
I Want to Go to Origins and I'm Willing to Bribe You!
We're making great progress towards the $6000 stretch goal! If we get there, I'll be able to reserve a table at several conventions this year, including the Origins Game Fair!... Read more
Resistance is Feudal! We've Achieved Our History Stretch Goal!
Whoohoo! You guys tipped the campaign over the $5000 mark so I get to design five additional history-inspired scents for you to choose from! If you have any requests or... Read more
Error: Add-on Prices - Jars are $12, Not $10
Doh! In yesterday's update about add-ons, I listed the wrong price for jars. The CORRECT prices are the ones in the project description:
- extra set of 5 sample packs:... Read more
Share the Love!
Good evening, Noselings. Gnome Hunter Akyi here with a quick request to our awesome backers.
You like stretch goals, right? Yeah, so do we. As a GM, I want way... Read more
Ask and Ye Shall Receive! You Can Now Overpledge for Add-ons!
Alright, alright. You're right. You guys are totally right. You really ought to be able to just overpledge to get add-ons. Having to wait 'til the end of the campaign... Read more
Great Feedback from Wizard World!
We were able to interview hundreds of noses (and their owners) at Wizard World Indianapolis this weekend, and were delighted with the response. The overwhelming opinion was that we'd nailed... Read more
Welcome to the World of Tomorrow!
We made it to $4,000! That means I get to add a line of five new science fiction scents! I've got a few possibilities in mind, but I'd love to... Read more
We're Off to Wizard World!
Akyi and I are headed to the Wizard World Indianapolis Comicon today. If you're planning to attend this weekend, be sure to stop by our booth. I might be a... Read more
Get Your Noses Ready 'Cause You're All Getting 5 Extra Sample Bags!
Sweet guinea pig of Winnipeg! We've hit our first stretch goal of $3000! That means that all backers get an extra 5 sample bags added to their rewards! You choose the... Read more
FAQ: How Long Do ScentFX Orbs Last? How Do You Use the Jars?
I've had a few people ask these question, so I thought I would share this info with everyone.
How long do scentFX jars last?
The intensity of scentFX orbs... Read more
The Magic is Gathering...
Another great day! We are making good progress towards the $3,000 stretch goal that will earn all backers a bonus 5-pack of sample scents. You can help make it happen... Read more
Holy Hole in a Doughnut, Batman! We did it!
I woke up this morning and the Kickstarter campaign was funded! Thank you all so much for your pledges! I'm so excited that Adventure Scents is really going to happen.... Read more
We've Gone International!
We are now offering international shipping for all of our reward tiers. Check out the most recent article about us in EnWorld that made me feel like a jerk for... Read more
Fragrances Fit for the Queen
We've had a few requests for Adventure Scents in the UK since we started our campaign, so I'll be adding some new International-friendly rewards. In the meantime, please check out... Read more
Update, the First
Gnome Hunter Akyi here (aka, Mike).
We're very happy with our first half day progress! Thanks to everyone who jumped on the bandwagon early and got us off... Read more