The Name Game
Hi everyone, Gino here.
This update is not about the project specifically, but about our Kickstarter profile.
The account profile we're using for Kickstarter is going to change from "Gino... Read more
Ghostel Expansion: Trick or Treaters, Families, Basements and New Ghosts
I was wrong. So very, very wrong.
You see, after the campaign for Ghostel had ended, we at Tinkerbot Games had a sit-down and decided on what we should do... Read more
Dice Tower Seal of Approval!
Hey folks, a super quick update. For those that haven't seen it yet, Ghostel received a Seal of Approval from none other than Tom Vasel of the Dice Tower!
... Read more
All Good Things...
Yes that's right, we're at the final stage!
I'm very pleased to announce that today, exactly 1 year since the campaign ended, every backer has received their copy of... Read more
Surprises and Sharp Teeth!
Hey everyone, quick little update today.
First, a quick check: Have you received all your stuff?
Everyone should have received all of their backer rewards by now, including games and... Read more
The Last Rites (of fulfilment...)
By now everyone should have received their copies of Ghostel and their assorted extras like the glow-in-the-dark ghosts and meeple earrings. If anyone out there is still waiting... Read more
The Game The Nearly Never Was....
(This is Gino writing this update.)
Dear backers, today is our 1 year launchiversary! Exactly 1 year since we launched the campaign to fund Ghostel and get it into your... Read more
Something spooky this way comes…
Hey everyone, just a quick update from us in these exciting times!
Every copy of Ghostel has arrived at the correct fulfilment centre for each country. This means that... Read more
Hey there folks! We hope you've had a lovely holiday period, and a Happy New Year. We've been anxiously watching the little triangles on the boat tracker online, tapping the... Read more
Hey everyone, we have some good news! Then some bad news. And then more good news!
Ok, into the first bit of good news…
We're on a boat!
Well, not... Read more
A Thoroughly Horrifying Thank You!
You may remember that on Halloween the Tinkerbot team went on a horror walk to toast the names of our backers (you!) in thanks for supporting us.
Well... Read more
Happy Halloween everyone!
Firstly, a Ghostel update. Some of you have understandably been asking for an expected delivery date. Currently we've got a good idea of when we're going to... Read more
All the updates: Production and Solo mode
Hey folks! A short and sweet update this month, ahead of my personal favourite holiday. Let's get to it.
So WinGo are ploughing ahead with making Ghostel even... Read more
Go Go Ghostel!
Hey everyone, time for some more good news!
Firstly, we pressed the big red GObutton and our manufacturers WinGo have started making all our copies of Ghostel! Woohoo! We’ll... Read more
Ghostel PrePro is in the House!
Howdy folks! Ghostel moves ever closer to the goal of getting to your door!
Our files were completed and sent to WinGo, who confirmed that they are satisfactory, hoorah! We've... Read more
Artwork is complete and some big reveals!
Howdy folks! We have quite a few updates for you this time around, so let's get to it.
You'll be glad to hear that the artwork is complete!... Read more
Raffle Winners, Ghost Puns, Progress Update and Brexit Impact
Hey everyone! In this update we're going to announce the winners of the raffle, ask for your opinion on the best ghost puns, give you a progress update and explain... Read more
Cultist Portrait Raffle Draw in 30 minutes!
Hi folks, a super-quick update to say in thirty minutes we're cracking out the Ouiji board to select our 8 Cultist Portrait raffle winners!
Remember: If you are one of... Read more
UK Games EXPO, Ghostel XL and the Cultist Portrait Raffle
We've got a lot coming up in the next few weeks, and a couple of bits to clarify regarding the Cultist portrait raffle which are very important. So... Read more
WOW what amazing feedback we had from you guys! Thank you so much for telling us what you thought about the raffle idea!
After that response we had only one... Read more
Hey everyone, we have a question for you and we'd love your feedback.
As most of you know, we unlocked the Cultist expansion for Ghostel in the last few moments... Read more
White Box Copy, Artwork updates and Tabletop Day!
Hey folks! It's been a very busy month here at Tinkerbot Towers, so bare with me as I plough through the details!
White Box Copy
For those that don't know,... Read more
Cultist Expansion Artwork pledges now up!
Hey folks! We've got a couple of exciting developments over here at Tinkerbot Towers that I thought we should share regarding the Cultist Expansion and Solo mode gaming, plus... Read more
Ghostel Post KS Update #2 - Backer Survey!
Hey everyone! First, an update: At the time of writing our artist Tyler is blitzing through the remaining artwork for Ghostel, including the custom cards! Our manufacturer is working on... Read more
Ghostel Post KS Update #1 - Getting the ball rolling
Hi folks! This will be the first of our ‘Keeping you in the loop’ project updates. With these we’ll keep you abreast of each stage of production, including artwork, graphic... Read more
Funded and Cultist Expansion Unlocked! Thank You Everybody
Oh wow, could we have cut that any closer?! Folks, you have truly made us the happiest of happy people tonight. Not only did you all share and fund Ghostel,... Read more
It's the Final Countdown! 2 hours left to hit that Expansion Stretch Goal
Hi folks! This Fright Train has been emotional; we've laughed, we've cried, we've done happy dances in the middle of chain restaurants. But as of writing, we've surpassed our target... Read more
Some Secrets of Ghostel Revealed
Hey folks! These last 48 hours have been incredibly exciting and as many of you know WE FUNDED! We've even blown through our first stretch goalto upgrade the card... Read more
The Final 48 Hours!
Hey folks, just a quick update. We've now entered the last 48 hours of the campaign and we are SO close to funding I can taste it. At the time... Read more
3D Ghost Meeples are now included in the Base Game!
Hi folks! Well this weekend has been a real rollercoaster but we've still seen some fantastic growth on the Kickstarter. At the time of writing we're sitting pretty at82%... Read more
The Final Week: New Artwork and Solo Mode confirmed!
Well here we are folks: the final week! As I write, we've reached over 75% funding with a cracking £13517 from 363 backers. That makes you one of 363... Read more
The Ghostel Giveaway!
Today's SitRep: At the time of writing we currently sit at £12,200, an excellent 68%! We're still growing and we couldn't have gotten this far without all of you. Thank you.... Read more
Half way through and new artwork!
It's the half way point of the campaign and it's already proven to be one heck of a journey. At the time of writing, we've just waved at £11000 as... Read more
New Language Formats announced and Ghostel Tour reaches Snakes and Lattes
Hi folks! Today we passed 300 backers, making us a hair’s breadth from 60% funding total, which is an excellent result!
We still have a way to go. The... Read more
Days 7/8 - Busting the £10k mark and new artwork preview
Hi there fright fans! We've hit another milestone today, breaking through the £10k mark!This is a testament to the support of everybody here, thank you again to those who... Read more
New Pledges Launch time
New Pledges Launch
Oops, sorry for the double update folks! We'll be launching the new pledge at 20:00 GMT tonight, 01st February 2016, so if you want to receive your... Read more
Days 5/6 - You asked, we delivered: New Potrait pledge levels!
Hello everybody, this one is a pretty big update so please bear with us. The campaign is continuing to kick bottom and we hit a big milestone today bybusting... Read more
Days 3/4 - A first look at some new guest artwork
Holy moly! We're rapidly approaching the half way point on funding and still going strong. As of time of writing, Ghostel is at £8393 from 245 backers, a whopping ... Read more
Day 2 - Let's get Social!
It's Day Two and we're just blown away by the support everyone has shown, thank you so much! At the time of writing, we're less than 48 hours in with ... Read more
Day 1 - A Spooktacular Success! Plus more on those portrait pledges...
Well well, what a day!
Your love and support has blown us away! Seriously after 1 day we have over 160 Backers, over £5,300 pledged which is 30% of our... Read more