Admirals: Heads Up!
CAL2 Update: Both proofs from the printer have been delivered (the core Gazetteer and the Players' Guide to Caldwen). Corrections have been completed & approved.
Next step:Ordering... Read more
Video Presentation for Caldwen's seven poster maps
I completed a YouTube presentation video of the seven poster maps for use with the upcoming #Calidar gazetteer CAL2 "On Wings of Darkness," due for public release late June/early July 2019... Read more
CAL2 "On Wings of Darkness" has been sent to the printer; we are now waiting for proofs. The seven fold-up maps have already been approved and proofs have been ordered. ... Read more
About the Players' Guide
Since I've turned in all that I have to Thorfinn for the core book's layout and the fold-up maps, I am now officially working on the Players' Guide.... Read more
More Maps for Calidar?
While I'm thinking about this, here's a suggestion for those of you wanting moreCalidar goodies, faster and more often. Thorfinn Tait, the project's cartographer, needs to update his hardware... Read more
About 40 backers haven't completed their surveys as of yet. Two reminders:
1. Your mailing addresses are part of your survey answers. So, please bear in mind: if... Read more
About Those Surveys
If anyone has comments or questions about their pledges, please use Kickstarter private mail to bring them up. Thanks!
Compiling Kickstarter data is a slow and fastidious process which involves... Read more
Surveys Are On the Way
Greetings all. The Kickstarter survey notifications for this project have been emailed to everyone. If your pledges included add-ons, please include them in your survey answers, along with others you... Read more
The opportunity for non-backers to benefit from this Kickstarter's offers ends at the end of this month. There are only a few days left to jump in. Please contact Bruce... Read more
Missed your chance to get in on the fun?No problem: PM me to make a private pledge or grab those few more add-ons you could not afford at the... Read more
I think that, in fact, it's only a beginning.
If anyone forgot an add-on or missed this Kickstarter, contact me privately. Cheers!
One More Possible Stretch Goal
Here's an extra stretch goal, just a few hundred dollars away at the time this update is posted. With this last milestone, all backers from First Mate and up will... Read more
Everything & the Kitchen Sink
Hi all. Looks like we just hit the last Stretch Goal. Wow! What a ride. Thank you all. What does this one mean?
If You Pledged at Master Level or... Read more
Only One Stretch Goal Left!
Stretch Goal #10 was reached last night while many of you were out partying for Halloween. That wasn't so scary. So, "Adventures in Caldwen" has reached its top page count,... Read more
Insights on Calidar
I had the opportunity and great fun to chat with Paco Jaen about my origins as a game designer working on Mystara and my present Calidar project. As I attempted... Read more
An Extra Players' Guide?
Hello all. We're now sailing through the few remaining days of this Kickstarter. I'd like to include one more target by offering a Players' Guide to Caldwen. Separate from... Read more
Away Stretch Goal #9!
I wonder if we all blew very strongly into the sails, whether we'd go even faster. So far, this has proven to be an amazing flight and a heart-warming experience.... Read more
Another Stretch Goal!
What else can I say. There will be lots of adventuring, and my gratitude for all!
The Winds are Favorable!
There you have it, your adventure book has grown to where I may no longer be able to call it a "booklet." Looking very good indeed, thanks to everyone's efforts.... Read more
For All You "Followers" Out There
Hi all. We're now halfway to the 6th stretch goal. Thank you everyone. If you are merely following this project from a distance, perhaps now might be a good time... Read more
And Another Stretch Goal Flies By
What can I say but thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, and thank you. What a great way to start the day. CA2 "Adventures in Caldwen" is now... Read more
Stretch Goal #4
Another great day, as we fly past Stretch Goal #4. Thanks again to everyone for your kind support and your generosity. Your adventure book now has 40 pages. Onward!
Now is as good a time to make this announcement as any other.
The very next project following CA2 "On Wings of Darkness" will aim to produce kits translatings system-neutral... Read more
Stretch Goal #3... Shot out of the Sky by Grand Admiral Grant!
Well, that one caught me off guard. Diving out of the sky, a cunning skyship intercepted that new stretch goal by surprise and turned it into flinders and rags. CA2... Read more
Stretch Goal #2 Unlocked
Another Morning, Another Stretch Goal. Wow.
Just got past the 2nd objective. CA2 "Adventures in Caldwen" has grown to 32 pages. Let's see how many more we can add.... Read more
Re. Paypal Pledges
Alas, Kickstarter does not presently support Paypal as a way to pledge. Thought some of you might want to know this upfront. Sorry.
The Official Answer.
Stretch Goal #1 Unlocked
Gooooooooood Morning Calidar!
CA1 "Adventures in Caldwen" just grew another 4 pages, bringing its total to 28. Everyone with CA1 in their pledges or in their add-ons benefits!
Somebody just could not resist wiping out those missing $7. LOL! You're as bad as I am. Thanks!
A big thank youto all to celebrate 100 backers today. Your help is very much appreciated and goes a long way toward making this endeavor possible. See you at... Read more
Free Fold-up Map
Just for fun: Backer #100 gets a free fold-up map with a First Mate or higher pledge!
Offer ends in 30mn (2:35 pm CST)
80% in less than 24 hours. Not bad!
Thank you all for your support. With a little more work, we might hit the main target today.
Here's a quick word addressed to the rather large number of project... Read more
Did we kill that dragon yet?
Getting there. It's about tea time on Day 1, more or less, and CAL2 is 65% funded already. Let stuff that dragon with crumpets.
Well, well, already 33% funded in the first hour since launch, and 50% by lunch time. Not bad! Thanks!!