And We are Done
Hello good backers.
I am here tonight to tell you that I am finished with fulfilling all rewards for all backing levels for the Sun Spots Kickstarter. That's right: we're... Read more
Great Kickstarter to Back!
Quick note... Please go back this cool novel Kickstarter that's in its final push:
Three dollars is a quick way to get in and help make this novel... Read more
Prop Kits Available
The prop kits are available in physical form and I am shipping out a batch this week, so I wanted to remind you that they are available. I... Read more
Sun Spots GM Kit is Complete!
Today is a good day!
I just finished setting up the GM Kit on DTRPG and then sending every backer at $10 and greater a digital copy of it. You... Read more
Gregory went and got everything done in time but turns out I gave him the wrong playtest file, which is where the bulk of the work on the... Read more
GM Kit is on its Way
The GM kit is 99% done. I hope to get Gregory’s help in the next few days and then get it up on DTRPG. If all goes well you’ll get... Read more
Quick Shipping Update
Just a quick update to let you know that I've shipped all the international hardcover books. I have a small batch of domestic books left to ship (about... Read more
I just dropped off 30 packages at the post office to ship to US backers. It’s very easy to bulk ship to US addresses, so I knocked out a... Read more
The First Transport is Away!
Just a quick note to tell you I’ve dropped off the first stack of hardcover books and props at the post office. This includes everyone who backed at the $100... Read more
The good news first: I have the hardcovers in house and have begun the packing process! I’ve taken over the dining room table and my arm is already cramping from... Read more
Let's Finish This!
We are here: yesterday I received the fixed hardcover proof of Sun Spots from DTRPG and it looks great. Today I order a big box of hardcovers to be... Read more
Closer and Closer
Happy new year!
This is just a quick update to let you know I’m still swinging at this thing just about every day and that I have pictures to prove... Read more
Happy Christmas Update!
I hope today finds you in a good spot, at least warm with good food and friends. I have one bad news and many good newses for the final 2017... Read more
The proof, the proof, the proof is on fire!
Well, not literally, but there is movement! Here is a brief update on remaining work:
Today the proof for the hardcover book was approved by DTRPG/OBS and so... Read more
Thankful November Update
Good day. It is Thanksgiving here in the USA, and I want to take a moment to reflect on this project.
I'm thankful today for the opportunity to write for... Read more
The PDFs are Here!
Happy day for us! By now you should have received an email from DriveThruRPG.com with a link to download the Sun Spots PDF. The book is done, huzzah!
If... Read more
PDF En Route!
Chaosium has approved Sun Spots for publication! That means it's en route to you!
Two things will happen in the next couple days:
- Tomorrow (Oct 31) I will lock... Read more
Today is special. Today I sent the Sun Spots PDF to Chaosium for approval. It's nearly ten years since I first emailed Doc about writing this scenario, and... Read more
We are really close. Like really really close.
Right now I'm working on the index and we're finishing the diary prop. Proofreading is done. NPC stats are done. Layout and... Read more
Back on Track, Jack
Good day. Two quick things to discuss here on this fine Monday in June.
Sun Spots Progress
Last Friday, Cynthia turned over the final edits to Sun Spots, and now... Read more
Month of May-hem Update
Just a quick little update to let you know that I am waist-deep in rewrites and moving quickly to turn this baby around so we're finished with edits in the... Read more
April's "And You Thought March Was Crazy" Totally Crazy Update
I promised to update you on this project once a month, and April is nearly done, so here I am. TL;DR: editing and rewriting has begun and is on... Read more
First Things First
Sun Spotsis moving along nicely. Gregory sent me an alpha layout that is, in a word, elegant. I can't describe his work any other way than... Read more
Short Month, Shorter Update
Just a quick update to my backers so you understand where the project is at as we continue barreling toward publication.
As mentioned before, all art and maps are done... Read more
December’s Even Bigger Update
Sorry this is a little later than I wanted; I have plenty of excuses for you, but regardless, here is an even bigger update than November’s.
Reading through this,... Read more
November’s Holy $#!& Massive Update
Hello amazing backers!
I have so much I want to share with you, both regarding the project and other related items, that I’ve put it all into one massive update.... Read more
Let Us Begin
Welcome everyone, backers new and old, to the Sun Spots scenario for Call of Cthulhu. The project funded at $15,972 with 533 backers, all stretch goals funded, and I... Read more
One Day Left! One Stretch Goal Left!
Just a quick note to say: Holy Smokes! Look at us go!
We've got just under 24 hours left and the final stretch goal is in sight!
This last goal... Read more
2 Days Left!
What an incredible journey we've been on, and it's just about to begin! We've just about 48 hours left on our project, and our book has turned into something... Read more
New and Updated Pledge Levels, Add-Ons and Jason Eckhardt
Lots to discuss on this fine morning, so let's get down to business:
Pledge Level Updates
I have made some changes to the pledge levels, and added a new one,... Read more
16 Down, 8 to Go
Welcome to our new backers, ongoing thanks to our no-so-new backers, and congratulations to us all for hitting the $12k stretch goal. This gets us a bunch of... Read more
Stretch Goal #3 is Covered!
We hit $10k shortly after my last update, and are now moving along toward our next stretch goal.
Thanks to everyone for helping and welcome to our new backers!
Of Maps and Things
Let's Talk About Maps
Today we are on the cusp of reaching a really special stretch goal that perhaps I haven't hollered enough about, so instead of sharing the awesome... Read more
8 Down, 16 to Go
I've just sent off my art request to Reuben Dodd for the next load of illustrations that we achieved with the first stretch goal. So there's that taken care of.... Read more
Two Stretch Goals Down...
Hello good backers !
First, as we passed $7500 yesterday, I am now going to get Reuben Doddworking on another set of four half-page b/w illustrations to add to... Read more
The First Update is Away!
Greetings to my wonderful backers.
First and most important -- thank you. Thank you thank you thank you. Thank you for this opportunity to bring this project to light... Read more