IDM @ GenCon 2017
It's hard to believe, but GenCon 2017 has officially moved from the distant horizon to the rearview mirror.
While it was GenCon’s 50th showing, this was Atom Switch’s first, as well... Read more
IDM Updates Going Live Now!
Hey Everyone! Last Update I had discussed that no longer two, but instead six updates were coming to InfintiasDM. Well today seems like a pretty good day for updates...because they've... Read more
New Updates - Finally!
Hello everyone, it's been a while!
I've finally got some very good news to report about updates to InfinitasDM....New app updates are coming within the next two weeks!!!!
As some... Read more
2nd Patreon Post, App Update Status
I've made my second IDM Patreon post today, talking about the ongoing process of designing and creating the new Dungeon Delves that I'm creating for IDM@GenCon this summer.
In... Read more
First Patreon Update; New Features In Motion
The first update has been posted on the Atom Switch IDM Patreon page for our Patreon backers!
In it, I introduce the 4 dungeon delves and 1 mini campaign... Read more
Patreon Goals: Sample List of New Features
Last week I announced the Atom Switch IDM Patreon Page to help fund the continued development of InfinitasDM. A HUGEthank you goes out to everyone who has already jumped in... Read more
Patreon Launched, New Features Coming
Why, hello there! It's been a little while since my last post here. As last discussed, it's been a bit more quiet now that I've had to go back to... Read more
Small App Update & News
Some of you may have already noticed, but a small update went live over the weekend on all platforms except for iOS which is still under review by Apple.
The... Read more
Adventurer's Tome: Final 12 Hours
This is it folks, the final 12 hours of the Adventurer's Tome: Farador's Folly Kickstarter campaign.
This is your last chance to help fund this massive 60+ hour open-world content.... Read more
Adventurer's Tome: Final 36 Hours
The Adventurer's Tome: Farador's Folly Kickstarter is now in its final 36 hours!
Today and tomorrow are your last chance to support the project before it all ends... Read more
Last 7 Days For Adventurer's Tome Kickstarter
The final week is upon us for the massive Adventurer's Tome: Farador's Folly Kickstarter campaign.
With a bit over $2,000 and 16% funding the goal is distant on the horizon,... Read more
IDM News and Updates
Hey everyone! I know it's been quiet around here for a few weeks, so I thought it was time to do an update on InfinitasDM, our latest Kickstarter, and the... Read more
Adventurer's Tome: Kickstarter Update
We're now 4 days into the new Kickstarter campaign for the biggest open-world InfinitasDM content yet:
Adventurer's Tome: Farador's Folly
Sitting at 11% funded we're doing ok so far, but ... Read more
Adventurer's Tome: Farador's Folly Kickstarter Now Live!
As announced in our last Backer Update, our latest Kickstarter Campaign to create additional content for InfinitasDM is now live!!
You can find the Adventurer's Tome: Farador's Folly campaign page... Read more
IDM Expansion Content Kickstarter: Tuesday Jan 31
New Kickstarter Campaign, More IDM Content
I asked and the Backers have spoken. To continue to bring new content to InfinitasDM users and allow me to suspend my day job... Read more
Many App Codes Will Expire Tonight - Please Redeem ASAP
This is another reminder that if you wish to redeem your Android and iOS App codes before they expire you should do so ASAP.
There are still over 270 un-redeemed... Read more
App Code PSA
App Codes Beginning To Expire
We're getting to the point now where the first few batches of app codes are beginning to expire.
I've said this multiple times now, but... Read more
Quick Update - IDM Updates Released
InfinitasDM has been updated
With the update comes a few heavily requested changes.
Note: These updates are live on all platforms but iOS, which has been submitted but is still... Read more
Android Batch 3 Going Out Now
This is just a quick note to say that the 3rd batch of Android Codes have now gone out, however the codes will not be active until tomorrow,... Read more
InfinitasDM and Future Goals
2016 Moving Into the Rear-View
It's hard to believe, but 2016 is almost behind us now. It's been a crazy year all around, but it was incredibly exciting launching our... Read more
iOS Batch 5, Updates, and More
iOS Batch 5 Has Now Gone Out
That means we're now up to Backer #1249 with delivered iOS App Store codes!
Reminder to all backers these codes will expire 28 days... Read more
iOS Code Batch 4 Has Gone Out, Most Rewards Out
iOS Code Batch 4 Has Gone Out
WIth the 4th batch of iOS App Store codes sent out, that means that we are now up through Backer Number 1036 on... Read more
iOS Now Version 1.2.0, 3rd Batch of iOS Codes Are Out
iOS v1.2.0 Now Live
Thankfully the 2nd update to InfinitasDM, v1.2.0, has cleared much more quickly than 1.1.0 and is now live on the iTunes App Store. Not only does... Read more
Final Steam Codes + iOS Batch 2
iOS Codes: Batch 2
InfinitasDM v1.1 has finally been approved by the App Store, which means it can join the other two platforms in enjoying smoother text field scrolling and... Read more
Rewards: App Codes Batch 2
App Codes Batch 2
After submitting v1.1 to all platforms last night in hopes of having all updates approved today, it's looking like the update will not be getting approved... Read more
Rewards: App Codes Batch 1 Now Out!
App Codes Batch 1 Is Live
Hello Everyone. As promised, I'm posting an update to late you know that the first batch of App Codes have been sent out!
Backers... Read more
Development: Week 31
Week 31 Dev Summary
Welcome to what may in fact be the very last "Development Summary" update for InfinitasDM on Kickstarter. Now, of course that doesn't mean that this is... Read more
Development: Week 30
Week 30 Dev Summary
Whew, sorry again everyone. I got so distracted working on a new website for the InfinitasDM launch that I forgot to post the weekly update yesterday!... Read more
Development: Week 29
Week 29 Dev Summary
[Dang, sorry about that everyone. This should have posted up on Monday, but it looks like a glitch in the matrix decided it wasn't meant to... Read more
Development: Week 28
Week 28 Dev Summary
Last week was all about prepping to submit builds, prepare store listings, and start preparing promotional material to get the app reviewed for listing on the... Read more
Development: Week 27
Week 27 Dev Summary
As I said last week, these development summaries are going to be pretty short between now and release. Last week we squashed a few big bugs... Read more
Development: Week 26
Week 26 Dev Summary
Going forward, these summaries are going to get pretty short as we're down to just bug fixing and polish tasks. Last week we were able to... Read more
Development: Week 25
Week 25 Dev Summary
The Adventurer's Kit is finally a finished in-app campaign file!! All in all the source text file for all of the dialog, POI's, quest info, descriptions,... Read more
Development: Week 24
Week 24 Dev Summary
Last week saw some small bug fixing while we continue to refine PC screen casting.
The double tap/click "quick zoom" gesture has been refined so a... Read more
Development: Week 23
Week 23 Dev Summary
Progress has been coming along well for Players View casting with Android and iOS operating really nicely with Google Cast. Airplay is now also operational for... Read more
Development: Week 22
Week 22 Dev Summary
Last week was a big one. Not only have we been logging bugs from our Alpha Testers (which have been mercifully few in number!) and polishing... Read more
A Quick Note About The Forums
I just wanted to make a quick note about the forums.atomswitch.com phpBB board.
It's great to see so many people excited about the Alpha and Beta testing as well... Read more
Development: Week 21
Week 21 Dev Summary
Woo-hoo! The Alpha Test period has officially kicked off!! Builds are now up and available for download for Alpha Testers on the forums.atomswitch.com website.
Most of last... Read more
Development: Week 20
Week 20 Dev Summary
Whew, the big 2-0. 20 weeks of development are now behind us!
Last week was a bit of a "clean up" week as we prep for... Read more
Development: Week 19
Week 19 Dev Summary
Heading on our 9th of 10 official development milestones, we're really getting into the final stretch now. Last week we were able to get started on... Read more
Development: Week 18
Week 18 Dev Summary
Stamps are now complete and the big one, the Documents Tab browser and writer, are now in!
I was hoping to make a new video... Read more
Development: Week 17
Week 17 Dev Summary
Fog of War is now in. Not only that, but it can be added in all of the same palette of colors as the pencil tool... Read more
Development: Week 16
Week 16 Dev Summary
Last week was all about two features, Stamps and Fog of War. Stamps are now in and able to be placed on (and removed from) the... Read more
Development: Week 15
Week 15 Dev Summary
15 Weeks and 6.5 out of 10 development milestones are now done and behind us!
Last week we managed to hammer out a good chunk of... Read more
Development: Week 14
Week 14 Dev Summary
Hello Everyone. Sorry for deviating from my typical Monday Update schedule, but I promise the extra day was worth the wait.
Big News #1: Pencil and... Read more
Development: Week 13
Week 13 Dev Summary
Week 13 has come and gone and now we've got fully functional tokens, the token menu, and status token stacking in!
We've also got the Mini-Atlas... Read more
Development: Week 12
Week 12 Dev Summary
Another week bites the dust. Last week saw a bunch of smaller fixes and improvements and one big new feature: Token functionality!
Character tokens can now... Read more
Development: Week 11
Week 11 Dev Summary
The time has finally come for another video walk-through of the app!
Sorry it's a little choppy here and there, as you can see when I... Read more
Development: Week 10
Week 10 Dev Summary
I hope all of our US and Canadian backers had a great Canada Day / Independence Day weekend!
I'm planning on making another video walk-through of... Read more
Development: Week 9
Week 9 Dev Summary
After taking time out last week to shrink down save file sizes, we finally got to spend some time fleshing out the DM Drawer and getting... Read more
Development: Week 8
Week 8 Dev Summary
Last week I talked about moving on to more map view systems but as development progressed on campaign components we realized we would have to prioritize... Read more
Development: Week 7
Week 7 Dev Summary
It took a bit longer than we had hoped, but we finally have “import map from file” working across Android, iOS, MacOS, and Windows. It was... Read more
Development: Week 6
Week 6 Dev Summary
Week 6 was a busy one for InfinitasDM. Some big technical hurdles have been cleared and basic maps can now be created with each grid type... Read more
Development: Week 5
Week 5 Dev Summary
The second month of development has been off to a great start. Now that the main menu and Atlas have reached a good state of progress... Read more
Development: Week 4
Week 4 Dev Summary
Talk about time flying by, it's hard to believe that the first month of development on Infinitas DM is now in the books!
For this week's... Read more
Development: Week 3
Week 3 Dev Summary
Another week down, another set of tasks complete. Last week saw some additional polish on the Atlas menu and the beginning of map import and creation.... Read more
Development: Week 2
Week 2 Dev Summary
Week 2 of Infinidtas DM is now complete and the main menu is just about wrapped up (for now).
We've got campaigns loading and saving to... Read more
Development: Week 1 Update
The first week of Infinitas DM development is now in the books!
These early weeks will be all about building out the app's framework. Week 1 and 2... Read more
Development Kickoff, Initial Surveys
Hello everyone! Now that all backers have been accounted for I can finally start moving forward with introductory backer surveys, custom artwork description collections, and the selection of the 5... Read more
Week 1 Update
Backer Billing is Almost Complete
Hello Everyone, time for a small update.
Today is the last full dayto make sure your payments have cleared so that you can remain... Read more
The Adventure Begins
So It Begins!
Hello everyone. What a crazy ride these last 30 days have been. Now that the campaign is over and I've had some time to process it all,... Read more
The Campaign Has Ended: On To Stage 2!
Wow. The campaign is now officially over. $41,465 dollars funded. 1,457 backers.
I honestly can't find the words to do justice to the immense level of joy, gratitude, exhaustion, disbelief,... Read more
$40,000 Stretch Goal - FUNDED!
$40,000 Stretch Goal - PC / Mac Support + New Background Grids Has Been Reached!!!
I've said it before and I'll say it again...You fine folks are AMAZING!
With... Read more
Less Than $400 To $40,000!
Ok guys and gals, this is it. We're in the final 4 hours of the campaign and we're less than $400 away from $40,000 and our first stretch goal!
After... Read more
We're down to the final 8 hours of the campaign and are less than $2,000 away from reaching the $40,000 stretch goal!
So many $5 pledges, and even some of... Read more
$40k Coming Up Fast + Next Stretch Goal
Over 121% funded!! We are so close to the $40,000 stretch goal now.
With over 1,300 backers we should be able to destroy those last $4,000 before the 11:59pm CST... Read more
34 Hours To Go, 113% Funded and Counting!
Wow, what a day we had yesterday. I'm still in shock over just how incredible you've all been. Not only have you blown past the original goal, but you're speeding... Read more
InfinitasDM - OFFICIALLY FUNDED!!!
THANK YOU BACKERS!!!
Words can't begin to express how utterly, incredibly, unbelievably, immeasurably amazing you all are! There aren't enough exclamation marks in the world to do justice to the... Read more
Less Than 5% to Go + Potential Reward Upgrade
This is it folks, the final stretch. With less than $1,400 left to our funding goal the finish line is just around the corner!
You've all been absolutely incredible. The... Read more
89% Funded, Final 80 Hours Of The Campaign
Only $258 more until 90% Funded!
That means there's only $3,258 left to reach our $30,000 goal. Considering both the first and second days of the campaign had that amount... Read more
86% Funded + Dice Giveaway
Hey there everyone. It's hard to believe but we're already in the final 4 days and 10 hours of the campaign.
You were all fantastic this weekend, helping us surge... Read more
The Final Week
With just 7 days left we enter the final week of the campaign. With over 700 backers now we've gone past $21,000 and are coming up fast on $22,000!
The... Read more
$20,000+ - Just Barely Below 70% Funded!
$20,000+!!! Heck, $20,972 - just a hair below 70% funded, as of this post!
You guys and gals just keep on amazing me. If we can keep this up... Read more
Player View - How Will It Work?
"Player's View" App Feature
I've gotten a lot of questions about the Player View feature and how it will work. While I've touched on it in the FAQ, I think... Read more
Share Your Stories With Us
You've gotten to know us, now it's our turn to get to know you. We want to hear some stories from you DMs, GMs, and players out there.
Throughout the... Read more
$1,000 "Omga GM" Rewards All Claimed!!
Holy cow, you folks have blown me away!
All 3 $1,000 "Omega GM" Rewards have been claimed!
The generosity of our backers is truly awe inspiring. While we had to... Read more
20 More $75+ For 2 Sided T-Shirt Design!
With 30 $75+ rewards claimed, that means we're only 20 away from being able to include both designs printed on each shirt, one on front and one on the back!!... Read more
50% FUNDED! + First Stretch Goal
Achievement unlocked: 50% FUNDED at $15,000+ !!!!
Thank you so incredibly much to every single backer, especially those of you who have upped your pledges (some an incredible amount!) to... Read more
49% - We can do it!
We didn't quite make it to 50% last night but it just means we need a bigger push today if we want to stay on track and get this project... Read more
50% Right Around The Corner
With the 50% funded mark just around the corner I wanted to give a little extra incentive to all of our phenomenal backers to help us reach that major milestone.... Read more
Custom Artwork Reward Highlight: Part 2
Wow, yesterday was a great day! We're up to 45% funded now thanks to all of your generosity and passionate efforts to spread the word.
Custom Artwork Rewards: Part 2... Read more
Over 40% Funded + Custom Artwork Reward Highlight
Infinitas DM is now over 40% funded with more than 500 backers!
Thanks to all of the new backers as well as the existing backers who've been upping... Read more
Reward Highlight: Teeth Of The Bloodwolf
Hello again, it's time to highlight another backer reward! This time it's the backer exclusive mini-campaign: Teeth of The Bloodwolf.
The campaign takes place in a fantasy setting that... Read more
Reward Highlights: Monkeyblood Map Pack & T-Shirt
Hello Everyone, time for another reward highlight!
This time I'd like to talk a little bit about the Monkeyblood Map Pack and T-Shirt rewards.
Before that though I just want... Read more
Reward Highlight: Adventurer's Kit
Hello Everyone, today I wanted to go into a bit more detail on the Adventurer's Kit reward.
As you've probably seen from the expanded rewards section on the... Read more
$35 Rewards All Claimed
Well, there they go, the last $35 reward has been claimed!
For those of you who still want to get in on early testing for the app you can still... Read more
Over 1/3rd Funded!
We have officially surpassed $10,000 pledged! A third of the funding goal has been conquered!
$35 Rewards Almost Gone
For those of you who are interested in... Read more
25% Funded And Beyond!
Wow, I am in shock over how amazing you all are! Just two days in and we've already passed the 25% funding mark and are coming up fast on 30%... Read more
First Update - Additional Reward + Updated Rewards
It's hard to believe Infinitas DM is already closing in on $5,000, you guys and gals are amazing!! Thank you all so much for your support, kind... Read more