Shotguns & Sorcery RPG Kickstarter Ends at 9 PM CST Tonight
You probably already know this, but I wanted to make sure. The Shotguns & Sorcery RPG Kickstarter that Outland Entertainment is running ends tonight at 9 PM CST. They funded... Read more
The Shotguns & Sorcery RPG Kickstarter Is Here!
My apologies if you get this news more than once. I'm pretty excited about it, especially because people like you, who backed this Kickstarter for the Shotguns & Sorcery novels,... Read more
The Shotguns & Sorcery RPG
I thought you fine folks might like to know that I just licensed the Shotguns & Sorcery setting to the fine folks at Outland Entertainment for a tabletop roleplaying game... Read more
"Friends Like These" Out Now
Hello, Backers! I don't want to take too much of your time today. I just thought you'd like to know that "Friends Like These"—the first Shotguns & Sorcery story I... Read more
Books Are Out Now
By now, you should have received your Shotguns & Sorcery books. If you're missing anything you're due, be sure to let me know. Just drop me a note at firstname.lastname@example.org. ... Read more
Omnibuses Are in the Mail!
Whew! I spent most of the day yesterday signing and packing up copies of The Shotguns & Sorcery Omnibus. I just dropped them all off at the post office,... Read more
Omnibuses Are In
The UPS truck just dropped off many boxes of books at my house. I'm armed with a pen and ready to start signing and shipping. With luck, you higher-level backers... Read more
The proofs for The Shotgun & Sorcery Omnibus showed up today, in both hardcover and paperback, and they look great. I placed the order for them tonight, which means I... Read more
Waiting on Proofs
Thanks to some helpful readers, I fixed a few notable typos in The Shotguns & Sorcery Omnibus. Having worked in publishing for years, I know it's impossible to catch... Read more
S&S Omnibus Files Off to the Printer!
Late last night here in Shanghai, I sent the files for the hardcover and paperback version of The Shotguns & Sorcery Omnibus off to the printer. I should have these... Read more
End Times Ebooks Sent Out
I'm in Shanghai this week and the next working on a video game with Ubisoft. It's been a fantastic experience so far, although internet access tends to be choppy, and... Read more
End Times Is Ready!
I just put the finishing touches on End Times in Dragon City, the third and final book in the Shotguns & Sorcery trilogy. I'll be sending out the autographed... Read more
Bad Times Is Out the Door
It took me a few days, but I finally got all the copies of Bad Times in Dragon City out the door. If you backed this drive at $25 or... Read more
Bad Times Is Ready!
I just put the finishing touches on the Bad Times in Dragon City ebook and shipped it out to MyWriteApp.com, the ebook autographing service I use. Once the book is up... Read more
I want to make sure you fine folks who supported the Shotguns & Sorcery drive know I haven't forgotten about you. I was hoping to finish writing the Monster Academy... Read more
End Times Available for Backers
It's been a couple weeks since I finished End Times in Dragon City. As I mentioned the last time around, I'm running a bit behind with the book production... Read more
End Times Is Done!
Last night I finished the first draft of End Times in Dragon City, the third and final book in this trilogy. I've already send it out to the top... Read more
As you might have guessed by now, I'm running a bit behind on the 12 for '12 project. I'm on the home stretch of the third book in this series... Read more
Just a quick note, as time is short. We have just over three hours left to go in the Monster AcademyKickstarter, the final one in the 12 for '12... Read more
Monster Academy: Last Day!
Today's the last day for the final 12 for '12 drive, the one for Monster Academy. It all comes to an end tonight at midnight Eastern Time. It's been... Read more
48 Hours to Go!
The Monster AcademyKickstarter comes to an end in just 48 hours, at midnight Eastern Time on September 16. Earlier today, I announced a new add-on that might interest you:... Read more
Google Event and Hall of Fame
I have two things I want to share with you today. First, I'm hosting a Google Hangout tomorrow night at 9 PM Central. Hangouts can only have 10 people join... Read more
Monster Academy Funded!
The Monster AcademyKickstarter broke its funding goal late Friday night! That means every 12 for '12 Kickstarter succeeded — four in a row. Thanks to all my backers on... Read more
I spent the day getting the hardcover and softcover copies of Hard Times in Dragon City ready for the backers at the $35 and $50 levels. I signed them all,... Read more
Hard Times Books Are In, But I Need Addresses!
The hard copies of Hard Times in Dragon City arrived tonight, and they look great. I went to start shipping them out, and I realized I hadn't sent out... Read more
Hard Times and Monster Academy News
According to UPS, the hard copies of Hard Times in Dragon City should show up on my doorstep sometime tonight. I'm hoping to get everything signed and off into the... Read more
Hard Times Update
By now, all of you who backed this drive should have all received the first ebook in the Shotguns & Sorcery trilogy, Hard Times in Dragon City. (If not,... Read more
The Monster Academy Kickstarter Is On!
I thought you'd like to know that the last of the 12 for '12 Kickstarters launched earlier today. Head on over to the Monster Academypage to check it out.... Read more
Gen Con, Books, and the Next Kickstarter
A few quick things for you. (And my apologies if you get this more than once.)
Gen Con starts on Wednesday. I'll be there all weekend. I don't have an... Read more
Hard Times in Dragon City Almost Here
I put the finishing touches on the ebook of the first Shotguns & Sorcery story last week, and I'm wrapping up work on the cover in the morning. I should... Read more
The First Shotguns & Sorcery Story
I just posted a bit on my blog about the first Shotguns & Sorcery story I wrote, which will debut in The New Hero 2 later this year, from Stone... Read more
BNW Resolution Is Here!
I just sent out the ebook copies of Matt Forbeck's Brave New World: Resolution to all $50+ backers. If you qualify for that, please check your inbox to make sure... Read more
Dangerous Games: Done!
The Dangerous GamesKickstarter came to a thunderous end tonight, and I’m still sitting here stunned. This morning, we had $15,298 and 349 backers, and I wasthrilled with that. After... Read more
Dangerous Games: Last Day!
The Dangerous GamesKickstarter ends in just under 24 hours, at midnight Eastern Time on Father's Day, June 17. It has been a smashing success so far, and I want... Read more
Dangerous Games: New Stretch Goal
All right. I couldn't stop thinking about new stretch goals for Dangerous Games. I finally figured out one that I thought would be both cool and fun, especially given... Read more
Dangerous Games: Stretch Goals Unlocked!
We smashed through the second Dangerous Gamesstretch goal last night. This means that anyone who backs this drive at the $75+ level gets not only the regular reward but... Read more
Dangerous Games: Last Week!
We're in the final days of the Dangerous GamesKickstarter drive, and it's going far better than I had hoped. We just cracked $13,000 this morning, and we still have... Read more
Dangerous Games: 10 Days Left
First, I want to update you on Shotguns & Sorcery. I had an offer to write a tie-in novel for the Leverage TV show come up, and that and... Read more
AMA on Reddit Today
Just a quick note to let you know I'm doing an AMA (Ask Me Anything) over at Reddit. Come on over and join in the fun!
Great Week for Dangerous Games
Just want to let you know that the Dangerous Games Kickstarter rocketed off to an excellent start. At the moment, we've lined up 68% of the funding in just one... Read more
Dangerous Games Is GO!
Kickstarter finally approved the next 12 for '12 drive, and it is on! Come join me over at the Dangerous Games drive and let me know what you think!
As... Read more
Books and Ebooks
The hardcopies of Brave New World: Revolution showed up at my house today! Those should be going out to their backers soon.
In other news, I just released the general-public edition... Read more
If UPS is right, the hardcopies of Brave New World: Revolution should arrive at my house today. I'll get them signed and out to the backers of that Kickstarter who... Read more
Book 1 Done
Last night I finished the first draft of Book 1 of the Shotguns & Sorcery trilogy. Woot! It's about a week later than I'd been hoping for, but that's what... Read more
The Next Kickstarter
First off, I'm just a couple days out from finishing up the first Shotguns & Sorcery novel. Those of you who are waiting for first-draft copies should expect to see... Read more
Back from the Bed
I really hoped I wouldn't have to write this kind of note this year, but here we go.
I'm not going to get 12 for '12 Book 4 (Shotguns &... Read more
1st Book Released
Over the weekend, I put the finishing touches on the ebook edition of Brave New World: Revolution, the first book in the 12 for '12 series. If you backed... Read more
All Over! What a Day!
I'm sure I'll have more to say about this soon, but THANK YOU ALL! I'm absolutely stunned at what a great day this has been.
We started out with $7,644... Read more
We Did It! All Rewards Unlocked!
Wow! What a day! We started out at $7,644, and I wasn't sure we were going to make it by the end of the night. I'm thrilled to report that... Read more
Book 2 Unlocked! 12 Hours Left!
Early this morning, we unlocked Book 2 in the Shotguns & Sorcery trilogy. Woo-hoot! Thanks to every one of you — my wise and wonderful backers — for making that happen.... Read more
Last Day! Lower the Goal!
As we roll toward the last day of this drive, it seems clear that I set the final goal too high again. I think there may be a lot of... Read more
Two Days Left!
The Shotguns & Sorcery Kickstarter is winding down to its final moments. As I write this, we have jut 56 hours to go, and the total stands at just under $7,000. ... Read more
Three Days Left!
At the moment, we have just over 80 hours left until the end of this Kickstarter. We crossed the halfway mark — $6,000! — to unlocking all three of the... Read more
New Backer Benefit: Respect the Streak!
We're in this drive's final days (only 4 days left!), and I want to do everything I can to encourage people to jump on board and back it. To that... Read more
Six Days Left!
It's been quiet around here. Too quiet.
I spent the last couple weeks writing the second 12 for '12 book, and then I took the weekend off to visit my... Read more
Over the weekend, we cracked $4,000 on this Kickstarter! We took off like a rocket over the first few days and busted through the first goal in less than two... Read more
We Did It!
The Shotguns & SorceryKickstarter drive already smashed through its first goal of $3,000! Many thanks to all of the backers who chipped in to make that happen. We managed... Read more