Reminder: HPS BackerKit Closes On September 15th
There's just a couple of days remaining before I close the BackerKit, charge credit cards, and place the final orders for all backers. If you haven't done so yet, this... Read more
HPS Legends Won the Gold ENnie for Best Free Game!
I'm still working through the shock of this amazing achievement and it's all thanks to the support of you awesome backers for helping me make this game happen. Over the... Read more
High Plains Samurai: Legends Has Been Nominated For An ENnie!!
HPS Legends has been nominated by the ENnies as one of the past year's Best Free Games, along with some notable nominees like Saga of the Goblin Hoard and Forthright... Read more
HPS Legends Available For GM's Day
Because this weekend is one of the biggest sales weekend of the year (after Christmas In July, I believe) and since the PDF for Legendswas ready to go... I've... Read more
HPS Progress Report #4: October 2017
Every project has its surprises, sometimes even the project as a whole and others being a single piece of the puzzle. This past month has really given me cause to... Read more
HPS Progress Report #3: September 2017
This month has felt a bit slim pickings until I started making the list of accomplishments over the past 30 or so days. Some of that incorrectness has to do... Read more
By Chaos' beard, is it that time already?
As I write this, there are only 34 hours remaining in this Kickstarter and there's a couple of hurdles/stretch goals to cover... Read more
Two More Stretch Goals Unlocked!
There's been a "jinx" with this Kickstarter lately, but I'm going to defy it as I'm too damn happy not to share this with you. We just crossed the $5,000... Read more
Read the Epic Fourth (and Final) Preview for Ballad of a High Plains Samurai
All good things must come to an end and Black Scorpion's time as leader of the Desert Sun Gang is now.
Today, we share with you the fourth preview chapter... Read more
Watch Our First Production Meeting on Kickstarter Live
Let the transparency begin!
On Friday, June 23rd starting at 6:30pm EST, the entire Production Team for HPSwill be present for our first production meeting and we're inviting all... Read more
Ballad of a High Plains Samurai Chapter 3: Destined To Lead
Fate is cruel, make no mistake about it. For Scorpion to become the leader of the Desert Sun Gang, Ho-Sun must fall. The third preview chapter for Fraser Ronald's Ballad... Read more
Special Stretch Goals
Welcome to Week 3 of the Kickstarter!
As we close in on two milestones (no, not the kind you earn as Writers playing HPS), I want to draw attention to... Read more
Ballad of a High Plains Samurai, Chapter Two: Raised A Scorpion
It's Thursday and that means it's time to bring you the next instalment of Fraser Ronald's origin story for Black Scorpion. Taken in by Ho-Sun and the Desert Sun Gang,... Read more
Who Is Black Scorpion?
Every story needs a villain but great stories need a sympathetic villain. The difference between someone out for world domination because they go on power trips when they're not kept... Read more
New Backer Level: The Unstoppable Hunter
I've been holding onto this idea until a reasonable price for a better-than-your-average substrate (paper) arrived and that time is now. The High Plains Samurai Kickstarter now includes the Unstoppable... Read more
Ballad of a High Plains Samurai - Chapter 1: Born A Dog
First off, we hit a major milestone today (and not the kind featured in HPS). Yes, when I woke up this morning, High Plains Samurai officially funded!!I've said it... Read more
Details & Narrative Combat
Before I get started with the first of an ongoing series on what makes High Plains Samuraiwork, huuuuuuge thanks to the Misdirected Mark podcast for the fantastic opportunity to... Read more
Beyond My Wildest Dreams
As I write this, it is just shy of 12 hours since this Kickstarter launched and it's already passed the 50% mark.If Kicktraq's projections are accurate, I'm gonna need... Read more