Response needed by March 31
This is a reminder that we are sending out refunds for The Queen's Cavaliers kickstarter. For the announcement, see the Update from January 5. We will be closing... Read more
Reminder: Refunds for The Queen's Cavaliers
This is a reminder that we are sending out refunds for The Queen's Cavaliers kickstarter. For the announcement, see the Update from January 5.
To receive your refund, you... Read more
Survey form is up!
Here's the link:
I've been kind of hyperfocused on putting what currently exists of the manuscript up on github. You can watch if you want, but there's no pretty... Read more
The Future of The Queen's Cavaliers
I have given this a lot of thought, and I have reached the conclusion that the Kickstarter for The Queen’s Cavaliersis no longer viable due to my... Read more
Just wanted to get this in so we can get an update out in February.
1. Planned Delivery Date.
We're looking at November of this year.
We won't... Read more
The Third Law of Fashion, Pertinent Articles of Clothing, and Clowns in Politics
Hello everyone! I hope the new year is treating you all well. In Gallinea, the year remains 1249; that's considered the default "current year" for starting campaigns, although you can... Read more
The Toymakers of Talania
Here is another updated class, this time from the chapter about countries beyond Gallinea.
With winter upon us (at least in the northern hemisphere), we thought it would be appropriate... Read more
October Update: Adventuresmith
As some of you may have noted, the wiki is still being transferred over from our previous server to the clean one. This should be completed... Read more
August Update: System Tweaks, Wiki Status, and a Note on Unacceptable Harassment
We all wanted to thank you for your outpouring of support that we received after the loss of our support kitty Kyko. Of course Caoimhe and I are... Read more
A Death in the TQC Family
This is an unscheduled update.
Earlier today, we had to say goodbye to our beloved kitty cat, Kykotsmovi. She was around 12 years old, and had been with Caoimhe... Read more
And now time for something a little different
Hello backers! We are going to try a new way to update you all. At this stage, most of the work is incredibly boring; even to those of us doing... Read more
Sorry, nothing to do with TQC
Our hearts and prayers are with Carmen Bellaire, a fellow kickstarter game creator, (content warning: suicide attempt) and his family.
Caoimhe Ora Snow
for Bold Pueblo Games
Early February Update: Gender and Sexuality in Gallinea
Hello, backers! Here's an update that's just in time for Valentine's Day.
Many of you have asked for more detailed information on the status of various parts of the kickstarter... Read more
Early December Update: The Kingdom of Albia
Hi everyone! Caoimhe here -- Rachel has been busy at work recently and so we haven't had as much time as we'd like to coordinate these updates, apologies.
We are... Read more
Mid-Summer Update: Status and Artwork
Hi everyone, this is Caoimhe. My apologies for the lack of updates. This has been a rough summer for me as far as being able to cope with my depression,... Read more
Update to the Update: Here are the links!
Hi everyone, we accidentally left out several links that were meant to be included in the last update.
Here is where you can find the playtest packet:
- Google... Read more
Con Reports and a Delivery Update
We were at Girl Gamer Gathering and BookWyrm Conventions last month. We are glad to report that both will be returning next year. We were able to run several games at Girl... Read more
We do hope that your new year has been pleasant so far.
I want to take a moment to thank you for supporting a small company. We appreciate your patience... Read more
Happy Holidays in Gallinea!
It’s that time of year again -- rushing around to finish off the year the right way, with holidays and family and presents and more!
While we celebrate... Read more
Con Reports, New Release Schedule, and Heroes of Elara Preview
Thank you all for your patience. Whew! The last few weeks have been very busy.
As you know, we were at ZappCon on October 17-18 in Fresno, CA. We met... Read more
This will be a brief update because we are headed out to Zappcon!
Come by and meet The Queen's Cavaliers team at ZappConon October 17-18 in Fresno, CA. We... Read more
A few more of our Exemplary Cavaliers!
Bonjour Cavaliers! It is that time again. I hope you are all well and enjoying your autumn like I am. I'm Rachel, your social media coordinator for The Queen's Cavaliers... Read more
ZAPPCON and Exemplary Cavaliers!
Bonjour Cavaliers! I'm Rachel, the Playtest Coordinator. Enchanté. I hope you are all doing well.
I am updating you this month and in the future because writing and editing are... Read more
Same-Gender Marriage in Gallinea, Status Update, More Art Previews
Hi everyone! I'd hoped to get this out sooner but things have been hectic here, for reasons I'll go onto later on in this update. For now, though, here's an ... Read more
More Art-in-Progress, Gamex 2015, and Q&A!
Hi everyone! Hope you're doing well this month.
Apologies for getting behind my regular update schedule a bit -- I had hoped to have more to tell you, but most... Read more
TQC Success Table Reference Cards Are Available!
Hi everyone! Just a quick update to follow up on the most recent one.
As mentioned last time, the TQC Success Table Reference Cardsare finished, and we're sending them... Read more
TQC Success Cards, Updating Your Address, and Bookwyrm!
Hi everyone, I hope your month of March is going well. Apologies for not getting the update out sooner -- a few personal crises in our family have delayed things... Read more
TQC Update for March! Scheduling, Cards, System Update, Girl Gamer Gathering Zero, and Android App!
Hi everyone! Hope you had a great month of February.
First things first: scheduling.
As of today, March 1, we're officially past our original delivery date of February 2015,... Read more
The Queen's Cavaliers at OrcCon 2015!
The three Strategicon conventions in Los Angeles, CA, are the "home cons" for The Queen's Cavaliers -- we've playtested the game extensively there over the years. This year's OrcConis... Read more
Happy New Year!
Happy New Year, cavaliers!
We're working on editing, artwork, and updating new rules for creating clockworks -- and setting off explosives!
Here is a preview of one of the NPCs... Read more
Happy December! An introduction, cards update, some flags, and a blog!
We're starting to send our rewritten content to our newly hired editor, Kristine Chester. Kristine is an editor, writer and renaissance geek. In her spare time she writes... Read more
Hi all, sorry about getting behind on the update schedule. The truth is that there hasn't actually been a lot to report on right now. My own writing has been... Read more
Quick Update: Late October
Thanks to everyone who gave feedback this month in our reference deck straw poll -- most people preferred the more in-setting style of Cavalier, Prince(ss), Monarch to the... Read more
Success Reference Deck Straw Poll
We've got the artwork in for the Success Reference Deck, which you'll recall was the $15,000 stretch goal as well as a $10 add-on.
Our artist Eleanor... Read more
RPGgeek Fanfic Contest Results! And an Ondalan Commodore as a Bonus
Happy late September everyone!
By the way, according to the Gallinean calendar -- based on the old, quirky French Revolutionary calendar -- this is the month of Vendémiaire. The months... Read more
3 TQC Entries in RPGgeek Fanfic Contest, plus New Design Blog Post
I know I just did an update this week but I had a few more things to share with you.
The first is that the RPGgeek fanfic contest... Read more
Schedule Change for The Queen's Cavaliers: April 2015
Hi everyone, I hope you're doing well!
As you know, the kickstarter project's estimated delivery date for The Queen's Cavaliers in print is February 2015 (and PDF a month earlier).... Read more
Quick Update: RPGgeek Story Contest, Strategicon, and Crafting Clockworks
Just a quick update as we're getting ready for Gateway 2014, the third Strategicon convention of the year here in the Los Angeles area. We'll be there... Read more
Third Map Preview, Art Preview, Status Update, Budget, and more
Apologies for getting a few days behind on my two-week update schedule.
First up, here's a preview of the city map of Lutetia-- like the others... Read more
Map & Art Updates, Alternate Character Generation, and More!
Hello, backers of The Queen's Cavaliers! I'm dedicated to making sure that I keep to my self-imposed schedule of an update every two weeks or so, because I think... Read more
Map of Elara and Ifran
Hi everyone, just keeping you all up to date with the project. Things are going along well -- Sam, Berin, and I are working on the writing, Eleanor and Nate... Read more
Early July: Budget, Backerkit Reminder, Pre-Orders, Artists!
Hi everyone! Apologies for not getting an update out to your sooner -- it's my intent to update every two weeks at the slowest, and I fell behind a little.... Read more
BackerKit, Upgrades, and Other Updates
Hi everyone! Here's the latest update on The Queen's Cavaliers.
To manage orders, including the deck of cards add-on that was unlocked in the last week of the campaign, we're... Read more
Successfully Funded! Thank You!
Hi, citizens of Gallinea and beyond!
Thanks to your backing, The Queen's Cavaliershas been successfully funded, at 478% of our initial goal. This means that we've got a lot... Read more
Thirty six hours to go...
First, thank you everyone for your wonderful support during this kickstarter. We literally could not have done it without your backing and I thank you very much.
Now:... Read more
New Stretch Goal: Success Reference Cards
Hi everyone! We've got less than a week to go in this kickstarter, and I thank everyone for your support in getting us this far!
As you probably noticed, we... Read more
Back from Gamex 2014! And #rpgnet chat today
Greetings from Gallinea! We spent our long weekend at Gamex 2014, one of the Strategicon gaming conventions, running four games of The Queen's Cavaliers. As usual, it was... Read more
"Charmwoven Sails" by Berin Kinsman, Compiled Stretch Goals
The Sam Chupp stretch goal has been met at $9,000, which means he'll be writing an adventure for The Queen's Cavaliers! He's blogging about his design process and thoughts... Read more
$9,000 Stretch Goal: Bonus Adventure by Sam Chupp
With the $8,000 stretch goal completed, that means that the TQC system will be made available under a Creative Commons licenseonce published. Thank you all for your support in... Read more
System License, New Previews, Interview
Hi everyone, here's the latest news from Gallinea! (Okay, really we're in southern California.)
We've met (and passed) our $7,000 stretch goal. Now it's time to announce the $8,000 stretch... Read more
Bug Hunt: Post errors in the Playtest Packet here
Our priority isn't necessarily going to be patching the playtest packet documents as much as working on the full manuscript (and getting that professionally edited) -- but if you find problems... Read more
More Stretch Goals, plus Setting Details
Wow! To be honest, I wasn't even sure we'd make our initial goals, so I'm humbled and honored that you've chosen to back this project as much as you have.... Read more
Funding Successful! Next stretch goal: $4500
Thank you so much everyone for your support of The Queen's Cavaliers! We met our funding goal in less than 31 hours after launch, and we are very grateful for... Read more