Do you play 5E?
I'm excited to alert you that that The Sinister Stone of Sakkara is being released for Fifth Edition! We're currently running a small IndieGoGo campaign to cover the costs of... Read more
A Sequel to Sinister Stone of Sakkara - Kickstarting Now
Since you supported Sinister Stone of Sakkara, you might be interested in our latest Kickstarter, Secrets of the Nethercity. The Nethercity is an epic "kilodungeon" with 240 location entries spread... Read more
The Premium POD is Ready; A New Map of the Auran Empire
Attention, Backers from Foreign Lands! I've just received a premium color print-on-demand copy of The Sinister Stone of Sakkara and it is glorious! Vivid colors, thick pages, and perfect popping... Read more
Replacement Books Are Shipped
Hello, everyone! I'm pleased to report that those of you who ordered replacements for your defective copies of The Sinister Stone of Sakkara have had your orders fulfilled. The fulfillment... Read more
Black Friday Update
Hello, backers! I hope everyone had a splendid Thanksgiving (in the US) and ordinary Thursday (elsewhere) and is now gearing up for a great weekend. Today's update is a big one!... Read more
I'm excited to announce that The Sinister Stone of Sakkara has shipped!
For those of you who ordered print copies:
Your copies have left Studio 2, our fulfillment house, and are... Read more
The Books are Printed - Delivery Begins Next Week
Hello, backers! I'm thrilled to announce that the books have been printed and are on their way to the fulfillment house. Delivery will begin next week, with coupon delivery for... Read more
Update on Print Copies II
Hello everyone. We now have finalized proofs for the standard print-on-demand and the McNaughton Gunn print. We are still waiting on a final proof of the premium print-on-demand.
The McNaughton... Read more
Update on Print Copies
Hello, backers! Alex here. Sadly today I'm writing with the bad news that we're behind schedule on delivering the print copies of The Sinister Stone of Sakkara to you.
After... Read more
Update on The Print Copies
Today we sent in an order for 700 copies of The Sinister Stone of Sakkara to be published by McNaughton Gunn. The books will be on #70 paper... Read more
The PDFs Have Been Sent!
If you've checked your email lately, you might have seen one or more emails from us with coupons for PDF downloads at DriveThruRPG. That's because The Sinister Stone of Sakkara... Read more
Exploring the Dungeon with an Emperor!
Hello! Let me open with a hearty thank you to everyone who contributed feedback on the first PDF of The Sinister Stone of Sakkara. Richard Iorio is hard at... Read more
Judging By the Cover.. and by the Interior Art
Layout of The Sinister Stone is proceeding quickly. Today we're excited to unveil the book's cover, featuring front cover art by Ryan Browning, rear cover art by Jeff Brown, and... Read more
An Exhibition of Artwork, Part II
The layout of The Sinister Stone of Sakkarais proceeding nicely, although we are probably a week to ten days from having a PDF to share. In the meantime, however,... Read more
An Exhibition of Artwork
With the draft complete and proof-read, the layout of The Sinister Stone of Sakkara is underway. I cannot begin to imagine a way to make text flow and font selection... Read more
Presenting the Pre-Generated Party!
I'm pleased to report that we've finalized on a selection of eight characters for the pre-generated party for the adventure. The characters are:
- Ranya of Migaila Shrine (Bladedancer) - Jed McClure ... Read more
Apsa, the Orc Chief - Illustration Unveiled
We're excited to present our first completed interior illustration. Requested by King-level backer Dustin Sprick, the art order for this illustration read: “I would like to see the image of... Read more
The Dome Unveiled! The Auran Empire Primed!
Hello, backers! I hope everyone has been enjoying the updates. Thanks for the outpouring of response to the backer surveys. This weekend I will be sending out coupon codes for... Read more
Everything Is Proceeding According to Plan!
Hello, everyone - hope you all enjoyed a good weekend.
Thanks for the rapid response on the backer surveys we sent out last week. About 65% of you have already... Read more
We're Funded - It's Time for the Sneak Peek!
Hello, everyone! I'm pleased to announce that Kickstarter has confirmed our funding this morning. As such, it's time to distribute the sneak peek of the adventure draft!
The sneak peek... Read more
The Chapterhouse (Adventure Excerpt)
Hello, everyone! Things are progressing well. We're still waiting for funds to clear from Kickstarter, but I expect that to happen this week. In the meantime, here's the map and... Read more
Thank you everyone for supporting The Sinister Stone of SakkaraKickstarter. With the titanic last-minute surge today, we reached $11,828 - enough to be able to provide the Auran Empire... Read more
At Least One Full-Color Painting is Coming!
With 44 hours to go, we've had a surge of backers supporting the product. We're at $9,666 - enough to put at least one full-color painting in the book, and... Read more
With 66 Hours to Go, Full Color Paintings are On The Line!
<insert classic song The Final Countdown by Europe>
We're down to 66 hours until the close of The Sinister Stone of Sakkara Kickstarter. We're $1,350 short of the second bonus... Read more
More than Half-way to Bonus Goal #2
With 8 days to go, we're more than halfway to Bonus Goal #2 - a set of full-color paintings by illustrator Jeff Brown giving you a lush panoramic view of... Read more
Announcing Our New Bonus Goals!
We're halfway through the Sinister Stone of Sakkara's crowdfunding and we've just reached our first bonus goal! Thank you to everyone who pushed us over the edge. Now... Read more
Updates, Interviews, and Insights on The Sinister Stone
Hello everyone! We're a little over two weeks in, and more than 80% of the way to our first bonus goal. Hopefully we will hit that goal and drive forward... Read more
Statues, Mosaics, and Frescoes
Hello, backers! In this update, I wanted to talk a bit about how Sinister Stoneuses artwork, such as statues, mosaics, and frescoes, to convey backstory and setting information. Many of... Read more
Let's Hit Some Bonus Goals!
Thank you everyone for helping us get funded on our third day! It's very exciting to know that The Sinister Stone of Sakkara is going to see publication.
With the... Read more
Conquerors From Foreign Lands...
ATTENTION: Yesterday when we added these two reward levels, we mis-priced them at the FULL price of the product. However, they actually need to be priced below that, so that... Read more