Digital rewards are go!
I hit send on a bunch of digital files earlier on. If you've backed at "discount digital" or higher, you should get a message from Backerkit with access... Read more
Surprise shipping acceleration
Observant backers noticed that my last update referred to a date in April when I meant to say May. But I'm excited to say that things have been... Read more
2 week shipping warning
After a slightly longer-than-expected round of corrections to our print files, the print run has commenced and the books should be at our UK distribution partner on or... Read more
I have a tale of woe and triumph to spin you, but if you're short on time, the TL;DR is: after some delays dealing with quality control, Flotsam... Read more
The proof of the pudding
The last month has been a bit exciting here in the Black Armada household. Alongside all the usual frenetic activity of a game design business, we've had chicken... Read more
The final stretch
I'm excited to say that we're very close to having the final version of the FlotsamPDF, and to sending the files to the printer. I have just... Read more
Backerkit is live!
Thanks to everyone who has responded to Backerkit so far. After waiting the recommended 24 hours to check for any errors in the process, it seems like the... Read more
This is just a very quick note to say that some of you will have received Backerkit surveys just now. Most of you won't, but there's nothing to... Read more
It won't surprise you to learn that things moved relatively slowly over the holiday period, so there's not a huge amount to report. Nevertheless, progress is continuing:
-... Read more
Final progress update of 2018
Things have been chugging along nicely since the last status update. We're going into 2019 with:
- The main draft text complete
- All five scenarios complete
- 17 out of... Read more
We did it!
After an exhausting and exhilarating month, Flotsam charged through its last two stretch goals in the final 48 hours, snuck over 700 backers in the last 2 hours,... Read more
Final day - and a new add-on
A warm welcome to those of you who've just backed the project - about 100 in the last day. It's very exciting to have you all on board!... Read more
3 days left!
There's three days remaining in the Flotsam Kickstarter campaign. It's been a great experience so far - 530 of you coming together to make Flotsam happen. Your support... Read more
The hottest news
Lots of exciting news to report today! Last night we ticked over £11.3k, and have since shot past that. We also reached 500 backers earlier today. It's wonderful... Read more
I've been a bit quiet recently - we hit a bit of a lull in activity on the campaign, so I haven't had a lot to report. But... Read more
To the core!
I'm delighted to say that we've just hit our second stretch goal. Emily Care Boss will be writing the Gateway scenario! I'm really pleased, and very much looking... Read more
A Gateway opens
Good morning everyone!
I woke up this morning to find we'd hit our first stretch goal, which is to upgrade all of our illustrations from black and white to full... Read more
We are inching ever closer to having full-colour art... progress is coming in fits and starts but we are nearly there.
Since my last update, there's some new... Read more
I wanted to let you know that I'll be interviewing with Hijos Del Rol tomorrow (Tuesday) at 8pm UK time (that's 3pm EST). If you'd like to know... Read more
Flotsam actual play
There are now over 300 of you, and we're halfway to our first stretch goal. More are joining every day, which is wonderful. I'm excited to see the... Read more
We did it!
I spent today in London for work, moving from one baking hot train to another and on to a baking hot office. So I've mostly been out of... Read more
What a great first day! We hit 75% funding almost on the nose, and there's now over 200 of you backing Flotsam. It's become a bit of a... Read more