First look at Boss Monster: Rise of the Minibosses!
Greetings, Boss Monsters!
It's been over five years since you made the impossible happen and brought Boss Monster to life. In that time the game has become a best seller... Read more
Boss Monster: Crash Landing and a call for help at GenCon
Greetings Boss Monsters!
It's been some time since last we chatted. The phenomenon that you all started is still going strong. Boss Monster can be found in hobby stores around... Read more
Boss Monster 2 Live on Kickstarter!
Greetings, Boss Monsters of old!
You chosen few. You progenitors of Arcadia's darkness. You who brought Boss Monster clawing up from the dank earth to spread across the land. It... Read more
Dragons of Arcadia
Hello, Boss Monsters! Whenever we have big news coming, we like to share it with you first. Big news is definitely on the way, so let's jump into it.
Boss... Read more
Now on Kickstarter: Boss Monster for iOS and Android!
Hi, Boss Monsters! It's been a while!
Ever since the Kickstarter for Boss Monster, we've been on an incredible journey. Thanks to your support, Boss Monster has now reached tens... Read more
Playing the Game
This was a big week for Boss Monster. Working with our fulfillment partners, we made a huge amount of progress on shipping. As of today, we've shipped most of our... Read more
The Heroes of Boss Monster
Hello again, Boss Monsters!
We received good news today, confirming that our pallets have been delivered to the fulfillment center for packing, labeling, and mailing. That definitely keeps us on... Read more
Boss Monster is Coming!
Ladies and gentlemen, the wait is almost over.
Shipping This Week!
This week, Boss Monster will begin shipping to backers. That means we're gloriously close to getting this game into... Read more
Updates and a Boss Monster Sneak Peek
Greetings Boss Monsters,
Tonight we have the latest news for Boss Monster backers, including a tantalizing sneak peek at the final product!
First up: a shipping update
Our manufacturing is... Read more
Greetings, Boss Monsters!
Will you look at that? It's May already and we're in the final countdown for delivery of Boss Monster to your eager and -- let's admit it... Read more
An Important Production Update
Greetings, Boss Monsters.
February is almost upon us, and we know many of you are champing at the bit to open your Boss Monster box and get to work building... Read more
Happy New Year, Boss Monsters!
It's been a while since we posted an update, but for good reasons. We've been working hard to get our print files finalized and uploaded... Read more
What's going on at Brotherwise?
Greetings Boss Monsters,
It's been a little while since we sent out a full update, and we wanted to bring you up to speed on our progress on the various... Read more
Oops. Survey typo.
Obviously a typo in that survey sent last night. Boss Monster will ship in early Spring 2013 (not 2012). Our apologies for any confusion.
The Boss Monster shop is open for business!
The Kickstarter campaign may be over, but we're still hearing from lots of people who want to find some way to pre-order the game. Well, we have some good news:... Read more
Our final official post: Thanks to you all!
One month ago, two brothers pressed the launch button on a $12,000 campaign to try and raise the minimum amount of cash needed to take Boss Monster to... Read more
Who's the Boss?
Who's the Boss? That was a corny tagline at the beginning of this campaign. Now, $190,000 later, it's just asking the obvious. You guys have more than owned the game... Read more
The Home Stretch
You guys have done it again -- and in a big way. Today Boss Monster had its most successful day of fundraising in a campaign that has consistently blown away... Read more
One Big Party: Projects you should check out, and Card of the Day: Monster's Ballroom
Projects you should check out
Tonight's post could have been one more appeal to you guys to find more backers for this project, but we know you've been hearing that... Read more
Don't mess with a Boss Monster
$160,000 Falls to the Onslaught
Well, that was ridiculously fast. You guys took down our $160K stretch goal in just three days. What are we going to do with you?... Read more
Cards of the Day: The Cards of the Power-Up Pack
What a day. What A Day, People! Almost $11,000 raised and the day's not over yet. This was the biggest day of the campaign so far, and the reason why... Read more
Boss Monster media blitz ...and more items!
Wow. Today, Boss Monster saw its biggest funding day ever. While it was a bigger-than-average day in terms of backer numbers, the majority of our growth came from existing fans... Read more
Beyond $130,000 ...a New Stretch Reward!
Good evening, Boss Monsters.
You did it. You took down $130K like it was some two-bit fighter prancing into your dungeon with practice weapons. The Creator Pack is opened up... Read more
Stretch post later today
Wow! We wake up to see that $130K has been destroyed! Thanks to all of you for helping us get to where we are, and a hearty congratulations to the... Read more
An update for art lovers ...and a new pledge level!
As we enter our final week, achievement of our $130,000 goal is imminent. But it's a bit too early to talk about the $160,000 stretch goal, so tonight we want... Read more
Why Pledge at the Extra Life Level; and Card of the Day: Gorgona
Becoming a Brotherwise Playtester
Getting an Extra Life in most old videogames was pretty satisfying. It came with that nice “extra life” ping and the knowledge that you’d be able... Read more
Card of the Day: Dragon Hatchery
Last week to get a KS exclusive Boss Monster 10-doh!
If you haven't gotten your 10-doh yet, this is your last week to do so. This Boss Monster 10-doh made... Read more
The Final Push; and Card of the Day: Specter's Sanctum
The Final Push
This is it, Boss Monsters. Less than ten days left in the campaign. Less than ten days left to spread the word about Boss Monster. The excitement... Read more
Boss Monster: the T-Shirt; and Card of the Day: Freeze
There have been a number of Boss Monster supporters asking for Boss Monster swag for some time. These requests have not gone unheeded, just pushed to the back of the... Read more
$100,000 Achieved ...and the Results Are In!
The debates are over, the votes are in, the results have been counted, and the world can finally stop holding its breath. The people have spoken... and Level-Up Tokens are... Read more
Don't forget to vote tomorrow! And Card of the Day: Neanderthal Cave
For our American Boss Monsters, a choice worth pondering:
Feel free to share this important message with your Facebook and forum friends!
And for our card of the day:
The... Read more
$90k passed, and Card of the Day times two: Zombies!
We are well on our way to $100,000 raised, and that is amazing, folks. The word of mouth on Boss Monster has been fantastic, and we can only thank you... Read more
Card of the Day: Robobo
Robobo…Robobo? Hobo? Bobobo? This guy reminds me of someone, but for the life of me I can’t remember who. ..
Yay! It’s time for another Boss Monster reveal. You've seen... Read more
Election 2012 -- Controversy in the Southland
Yep, it's campaign season, and we know what that mean: controversy. Only we didn't think it would happen with our campaign!
When Brotherwise considered doing holofoil for the boss cards... Read more
2000 Backers! and Card of the Day: Giant Size
It's been a giant-sized day for Boss Monster, 2000 backers and still climbing! Unbelievable. And what better way to celebrate a big day than with a big card: Giant Size!... Read more
$80K Stretch Goal Achieved, and The Community Takes Charge
Good Morning, Boss Monsters! And what a fine morning it is. While we slept, you maniacs blew through $80,000 pledged! Wow! Brother One was assigned to do the stretch update... Read more
Card of the Day: Dracolich Lair
An early Card of the Day post as we close in on our next Stretch Goal: $80,000. It's looking like today or tomorrow we'll be unlocking the Kickstarter Exclusive Legendary... Read more
Card of the Day: Haunted Library
Yes, one more post today. We know, Kickstarter taboo, but we couldn't let Halloween slip by without highlighting our spookiest room, the Haunted Library.
The Haunted Library is, not surprisingly,... Read more
Brother Two gets interviewed! And Card of the Day: Centipede Tunnel
Brother Two was interviewed by the fine folks at Futile Position about all things Brotherwise and Boss Monster. Check out the interview here to find out a bit more about... Read more
Card of the Day: The Fool
Who is that adorable idiot? It’s The Fool!
The Fool is one of a very tiny number of heroes with unique effects. In the case of The Fool, instead of... Read more
A great review, and Card of the Day: Dizzygas Hallway
"The moment I saw Boss Monster in all its pixelated glory, I knew I had to have it...There’s real depth to this game, and the drive to maximize the power... Read more
$60,000 Stretch Goal Attained
Ten days ago my brother and I launched Boss Monster on Kickstarter with our hearts in our throats. We knew we had a good game, but we didn't know if... Read more
Card of the Day: Minotaur's Maze
Good evening, Boss Monsters. We know that many of you are out at early Halloween parties, but we couldn't pass up a chance to show off another card and make... Read more
Card of the Day: Dark Altar
Brother One here, posting the Card of the Day a bit early as I'm heading off for an evening at the Gamma Ray Lounge in Seattle to demo the game... Read more
Card of the Day: Princess in Peril
“Eeek! Help me! Oh eek! Oh Hark, what brave stallion of a swarthy manly man will save me? Ahem. Eek? Oh come on, these chains are chafing like crazy.”
Let’s... Read more
Cards of the Day: Seducia & Draculord
It’s a Boss MonsterCard of the Day double-date as we introduce you to two more Boss cards: Seducia and Draculord. We didn't get a chance to post a Card... Read more
$40,000 Stretch Goal Reached!
Tonight we reached our third stretch goal for Boss Monster, and in a lot of ways it's the most important one yet. When we launched this campaign, we envisioned... Read more
Card of the Day: Brainsucker Hive
“Well, this room doesn’t look so bad,” said the intrepid mage to his pal.
“Aww, look at this little jelly fish guy, he’s adora….AAAAAHHHHH, AAAAAHHHHH!!!! GET IT OFF ME!!!! GET... Read more
Card of the Day: The Golden Dragon
We’re kicking off the Card of the Day series with the biggest baddie in all of Boss Monster: The Golden Dragon. He (she? how do you tell with a dragon?)... Read more
Second Stretch Goal Reached!!
It seems like just yesterday that we hit our first stretch goal, but overnight we achieved another milestone! Now that we have crossed the $25,000 mark, we are able to... Read more
First Stretch Goal Reached!!!
Wow! Look at you guys! You did it. Our first stretch goal reached in just over two days. We are blown away by the response to this game and in... Read more
Stretch Goals Announced! Add-Ons Explained!
Good evening, Kickstarters! It's time for two announcements that a lot of our backers have been asking for: stretch goals and add-ons.
We have promised great stretch rewards,... Read more
Boss Monster gameplay video now live!
Hey there, Boss Monsters! Since we announced our campaign, one of the most frequent requests has been for a video of gameplay. On the main project page, we have shared... Read more
Boss Monster hits its goal in one day!
Yesterday morning, we launched Boss Monsterinto the world with a lot of trepidation and our fingers firmly crossed. We knew we had a great game, but we'd also seen... Read more