Pledge Levels and Exclusives
Hi Nova Cry Backers!
Our campaign re-launch is doing GREAT! So many new backers are excited about the game and I think this is going to have a bigger splash... Read more
This is at stake! :)
Thank you all again for your incredible support for tomorrow's Nova Cry: Redux Kickstarter campaign! (At 9 a.m. CST) I am so excited to put... Read more
Nova Cry: Redux--This Monday!
This is it. This is our chance.
On THIS MONDAY, January 19th, at 9 a.m., we are going to tell everyone our story. Everything for the Nova... Read more
Print and Play Ready!
A few of you have expressed interest in the Nova Cry print and play. Here is the dropbox link to the files:https://www.dropbox.com/sh/e3a5usliiexlxrk/AACggjaMl9ncAtNg4QA9ISpVa?dl=0
The instructions are on the file "Turn Reference." ... Read more
Re-Launch is Just Around the Corner!
My team is wrapping up the preparation for the re-launch that is fast approaching. This weekend, our new Kickstarter video (and new playthrough video!) was completed, and now... Read more
Getting as much as I can done here for our Nova Cry re-launch before we hit the holidays. Our video guy is working on a new presentation, I'm... Read more
Just wanted to thank you all for your feedback yesterday regarding my proposal for an NC re-launch. It's great to know that the solid majority of you are... Read more
This is a very important update.
As I mentioned previously, I have wanted to give you all a firm decision by November on the direction I would like... Read more
Pnp on It's Way
Game Salute has had everything they needed from me legally since Sept. 28 and I am hoping they will start handing off all the art/graphic files soon. I... Read more
My lawyer has reviewed the settlement provided to us by Game Salute and he says we're good to go. The documentation will be signed and finalized in the... Read more
The Rights Are Ours!!!
Some really good news. I've received a proposed settlement from Dan Yarrington's attorney saying they are willing to let the publishing rights and art rights for Nova Cry... Read more
I received an e-mail from Dan Yarrington at Gencon saying his attorney is preparing a reply to my previous letter regarding the rights to Nova Cry. I don't know how... Read more
Wanted to bring you all to up to date on our standing with Game Salute. A while back I received a letter from Dan and his attorney saying--no surprises here--that... Read more
Thank you all so much for your feedback regarding our current situation with this project. Many of you have offered a lot of great ideas and encouragement regarding... Read more
Recent Issues--Challenges and Changes
I am very saddened and frustrated to give this update. It has been a long journey for all of us and there’s still more to go. Before I... Read more
We're awaiting the soft proofs (digital proofs) for Steve to review. The printer has quite a queue of projects, so they've let us know that it... Read more
Cry Nova and Let Slip The Cards of War!
Dan Yarrington here, reporting on the latest status in the long process that has been the creation and production of Nova Cry.
If any of you would prefer a credit... Read more
Waiting for Answers/Part 3
I spoke with Dan Yarrington this evening and he assured me that Nova Cry is indeed in Panda's hands (the manufacturer) at this point. According to their website,... Read more
Waiting for Answers/Part 2
Wanted to let you all know that Game Salute has not directly answered my e-mail, but they have put up a pre-order link for NC with an estimated delivery date... Read more
Waiting for Answers
I have just spoken with Michael and he has informed me that Game Salute is still working on the graphic design for Nova Cry. It will be 11... Read more
Pledge Manager on Board
I've been in contact with Anthony at Game Salute, their pledge manager. I am still waiting from Michael to see where we're at production-wise with the game (specifically... Read more
Michael with Game Salute
Just got this e-mail from Michael from Game Salute letting us all know that he'll be trying to update us as much as he can with the progress... Read more
Quotes for Pieces
This is just a reminder that I handed over all details of production, as well as this Kickstarter account, to Game Salute on February 11th and have asked... Read more
Onwards to Production
Here are the 5 Kickstarter-exclusive "thank you" captains that I mentioned in our last e-mail. Depending on your pledge level, you will receive 2-5 of the cards below,... Read more
Free Extra Captain/Weapon Kickstarter Cards
Some awesome news! Since you all have been unfathomably patient with the release of NC, Game Salute has agree to upgrade everyone's pledge level, at no cost, with... Read more
Pushing through to the End...
This month our graphic designer at Game Salute will be tackling the game's card backs, the game's reference sheets, the last bits of the box design, and the... Read more
Box Design and Geek Entry
If you care to see our unfinished but still very cool box cover that Bryce put together, check out Nova Cry's entry at boardgamegeek.com at: http://www.boardgamegeek.com/boardgame/109456/nova-cry. You can click on the... Read more
Final Card Design
Some of the completed card designs...hope you like them! The last items we have to complete are the card backs, the ship and captain pieces, a few punchouts, reference sheets,... Read more
Graphic Design Progress
Cody from Game Salute is still plugging away at the graphic design, and I hope to have some totally complete, ready-for-print cards to show you by the end... Read more
I Challenge You to a...!
Just wanted to provide another exciting update for everyone! We're still in the midst of a lot of graphic design work for Nova Cry, and with GenCon upon us, things... Read more
Planet and Action Cards
Now that the art of NC is complete, I'm opening up communications with Game Salute's graphic designer to apply some really slick final designs to the game's... Read more
Another art update here. I apologize for the giant-sized format, but I figure you might enjoy seeing these pics up close anyways.
So who are these guys?... Read more
Building a Ship from Scratch
Just wanted to give an update to let you all know that we are on schedule to finish all of Nova Cry's art by March 15. Yes, I know it's... Read more
New Ship Art
Some new ship art is here! Our incredible illustrator Bryce Cook is plugging away day after to day to get the illustrations for Nova Cry completed. He's wrapping up the... Read more
Welcome the New Captains...
Thought you all might enjoy seeing some of the new captains of Nova Cry! Thank you again for your patience as we're slowly but surely working our way through the... Read more
As we enter mid-August here, I'm sure many of you are wondering where we're at with the production of Nova Cry. One huge time-sucker that I did not... Read more
The Final Push to $15,000!!!
We've got several hours left for the Nova Cry kickstarter campaign, and the $15,000 stretch goal is now in sight! WOW!!!
Please re-tweet, re-post, re-blog to everyone you... Read more
Nova Cry Gets Springboard Seal of Quality!
We've just partnered with Game Salute! Game Salute is a game fulfillment company that has overseen the development of many, many successful Kickstarter games, including Zpocalypse and Gunship:... Read more
Devastation Cannons...and More!
Wondering what all those stats on the ship and captain cards mean? Well here's a brief look at some of those stats, and how they affect the game!... Read more
Madam Zines...one more time
Some of you mentioned that the link to the captain card was broken or not working for you, so just in case...here it is again. Hope you like it!
New Captain Card and Stretch Goal!
Exciting news...as a $15,000 stretch goal, we'll include 15 unique turn reference sheets that show the BRIDGE INTERIOR of each individual ship! They're going to be... Read more
New Pledge Levels & More!
Just wanted to share some updates with you all...thank you again for your support!
NEW PLEDGE LEVELS:
For those of you who love "extras," we've added a $125 level! Get... Read more