First Edition Replacement Cards: Information!
Hello all! As it wasn't made entirely clear previously, here's some information on what's going on with your replacement cards for the First Edition of King's Forge.
As you know,... Read more
The Apprentices Have Arrived!
Hello there, fine backers of the original King's Forge - hope you don't mind, but we thought you may like to know that the first expansion for the game is... Read more
The Update Update!
Hi there everyone! Michael here with a post-campaign update.
We hope that you're all enjoying playing King's Forge - we're certainly delighted that so many people have picked it up... Read more
A Few Words From Nick Sibicky!
Greetings King's Forge Supporters! This is Nick Sibicky, creator of King's Forge.
The last few weeks have been nothing short of awe inspiring for us, all because of your support!... Read more
King's Forge Shipping Complete!
We've finished shipping King's Forge for all backers who completed the pledge manager by July 31st!
If you are one of the backers who has not yet completed the pledge... Read more
King's Forge Shipping Begins!
The crafting process for King's Forge has concluded. We now have everything here at our US warehouse. We've begun packing and shipping today. For backers who completed the pledge manager... Read more
At His Majesty's Request
Hi there everyone - Michael here again with our latest King's Forge update. We're getting ever closer to delivering the game but before that happens there are still a few... Read more
A Message From David!
I just wanted to pop in here and post a quick update. King's Forge went to our printer in the USA last week and we've already received... Read more
Smithing Away at the King's Forge
Happy Memorial Day Weekend, all!
Just touching base with the latest on the production status for King's Forge. We've received word from the factory in China that's making the bits... Read more
Enter the Dungeon ... er ... Pre-Production Phase :)
Dan Yarrington here with the latest on King's Forge.
If any of you fine backers would prefer a credit for the full amount of your pledge, instead of receiving your... Read more
So, the guys in the office are still beavering away on the pre-production stuff. They're nearly done. Nearly. After our last update they've been dotting every i, crossing... Read more
So, the answer to the big question - are we going to make our estimated delivery date? - is no. We were honesty hoping we'd make it, but with all... Read more
Finally... The Board is HERE!
I hope that you'll be aware of the lovely early versions of the boards that were posted a few updates ago. They were brilliant, of course, but now... Read more
The Latest from The Forge
Good day, backers!
Just a quick update on what's happening with the game.
First of all, we're just about wrapping up the art for King's Forge. The final touches are... Read more
An Important Update About Boards
Hey everyone - I've just received this message from David in our office:
"Michael...I'm sorry that I gave that board image to you and left you with the impression that... Read more
A Beautiful Board (now with card zones)!
After a few requests, I now have the board image with the card outlines on it! Behold!
Hopefully this will clarify a couple of things for you guys. Again, there... Read more
A Beautiful Board!
Just sent through from the office, we can finally show off the incredible looking board for King's Forge - we'd love to hear your thoughts on it!
We've also got... Read more
Finished Images Aplenty! Smithies and Gathering Cards!
Hey all! Michael from Game Salute here!
As you know, we've been showing off bits of art as they come in, but over the Festive period it seems that the... Read more
Hello, dear backers!
Michael from GS here with a quick request - it would be lovely if you headed on over to Board Game Geek and put in your support... Read more
Happy New Dice!
Hi there everyone! Just had a picture of the new and improved dice sent through from our manufacturers which we thought we'd post up. So... ummm... here it is!
These... Read more
Happy Holidays from the Forge!
Hey all! Just a quick note to wish you the best during the festive season, and also to reveal the first finished Forge card...
Happy Holidays, one and all!
-... Read more
And pretty ones at that!
These are the Auto 6 and +1 tokens, fresh from Panda... and they are delightful. We want, we crave...
It strikes me that it's been a while since we heard from David... and then he sent over this!
"Here are a few finished art pieces from Jonathan Kirtz. ... Read more
Smithies, in all their glory.
The Smithies are complete! Look upon these works, ye mighty, and despair!
(Seriously, these are most pretty. And I think the Dolphin one is particularly great.)
Another couple of bits...
So, we've had a new Smithy image come through (which made me cry a bit more due to its beauty). Have a peek:
This one is the Lionheart Forge, and... Read more
And now... the Forge!
After yesterday's huge Queen's Jubilee cards, here's another set - the actual King's Forge cards!
Again, if you'd like a closer look, we've uploaded them for your perusal!
Celebrate The Queen's Jubilee!
Oh my - such beauty! Such style and elan! The Queen's Jubilee craft cards have arrived, and we'd love to share them with you!
Of course, the beauty of these... Read more
Components Update - Now With Pictures!
Just had this arrive from David - we have some new images of the components you'll find in King's Forge! His thoughts on each picture are included below...
"These proofs... Read more
Presenting... The Smithy!
Jonathan's first sketches are beginning to arrive, and we thought it'd be good to show off one of them. The Smithy is looking particularly lovely, so why not that one...?... Read more
New Component Images!
Panda just sent over a couple of new photos of sample pieces for King's Forge.
Pledge Manager Underway
I'd just like to let you know that the pledge manager has been assembled and the notification process is underway! What does this mean? Take a look in... Read more
Going Hammer And Tongs
In pre-production news... things are moving along :) Panda sent us photos of the first test-mould for the Anvil First Player Token! I'm told that there are likely to... Read more
Queen's Jubilee Sample!
Take a peek: here's a sample card for the Queen's Jubilee card front design. The item and dice are all mismatched - this is just an example, but... Read more
We just got this sent through from David - a whole bunch of preliminary art pieces for cardbacks and such. Have a look!
For a MUCH bigger version that you... Read more
Craft Card Art Spotlight
I'm pleased to bring you another treat. David tossed a fantastic set of art-in-progress our way... Below you'll find a spread of both Main Deck craft cards as... Read more
And Another Thing
A few wallpapers (Right-Click, save as...), and a note from David :)
While I did not see any suggestions that grabbed me enough to snag them "as-is",... Read more
Cards, Cards, Cards!
David is hard at work in the game mines - and he's sent up a few "gems" for us. By a few, I mean a CART FULL. Check... Read more
The Ring of the Lords & All Those Upgrades
Jonathan Kirtz has been knocking out the art like crazy, lately. Today he sent the Kickstarter Exclusive "Ring of the Lords" Craft card. Here it is...
I've had a great... Read more
Final Stretch Goal
Hi All. I saw the total was a little over $70K so I started working on the $75K stretch goal graphic. By the time I was done, the total was... Read more
$72,000 Stretch -- Gather Card & Dice
Hi All. You're just steamrolling on and on! Super. In the 24 hours from 6am yesterday to 6am today, you pledge over $8,600. That's amazing!
I was all set to... Read more
The Kirtz Must Flow
At the risk of angering backers with so many updates, I just got a bunch of craft card art from Jonathan, and I want to share them with you now.
The $65,000 Stretch
It's so amazing to sign on in the morning and find another stretch goal smashed to smithereens by you folks. Thanks!! So, that must mean it's time for another stretch... Read more
Two New Stretch Goals
I'm heading out the door in a few minutes on my way to PAX Prime. We'll be in the Olive8 open gaming area so please come by and see us... Read more
The Queen's Jubilee Gather
Hi Everyone...As I type this, you're less than $100 from unlocking the last Queen's Jubilee Craft card. You might even have topped the $47,000 by the time I finish. I'll... Read more
It Takes A Village To Craft The Sword Of Destiny
We've got a big surprise for you. Many of you have expressed an interest in getting a game board for King's Forge. Someplace organized and thematic where you can place... Read more
1000 Backer Stretch Goal
I know that many of you have read my postings in the general comments thread, but for those who have not, the 1000 Backers stretch goal is upgraded black dice.... Read more
New Art from Jonathan Kirtz
Just about to go to bed when I got five finished art pieces from Jonathan and I wanted to share them with you right away. They're not on the craft... Read more
The Full Queen's Jubilee Deck
Here is a graphic of the full Queen's Jubilee deck. Cards with green seals have already been achieved. Cards with red seals and $$ listed are our new list of... Read more
Queen's Jubilee: Magnum Opus
Y'all are just steamrolling forward. You've unlocked two new Queen's Jubilee cards: Ornamental Dagger and Firework. The party is gonna be quite festive with all those bright explosions overhead.
You... Read more
$34K, 800 Backers, and New Stretches
I was pretty busy yesterday and look what you did while I was away...You've pushed past 800 backers and scored the upgrade for the 22 "wood" dice, and you've hit... Read more
Magic Box, Holy Hand Grenade, Awesome Gaming Project Vote!
The Magic Box and the Lyre of the Wyld Stallyons
Congrats, you popped us over the $30,000 mark and added the Magic Box to the Queen's Jubilee deck. Next up... Read more
The 800 Backer Stretch & King Sedgewickson's Anvil
The Die is Cast
Thank you all for your responses in the previous update's poll. Like many of you, I thought it would be cool to have the wood resource... Read more
Smiling Tom and A Backer Poll
A Dice Tower Preview
Now that GenCon is over and we can all unwind a bit, Tom is back in front of the video camera taking a look at King's... Read more
King's Forge: Facebook Header
A backer has asked for a Facebook header graphic for King's Forge, so here it is. If you're on Facebook and want to update your page header and help King's... Read more
Queen's Jubilee Deck and Punchboard Cards
Back from GenCon
Hi Everyone! I'm finally back from GenCon and back to work. I ran a lot of demos during the convention, including a side-by-side double King's Forge demo.... Read more
King's Forge takes on GenCon!
King's Forge has been going down a storm here at GenCon 2013! So much so that we're often having to demo two games at a time...!
Buzz around the Game... Read more
600 backers approaches!
So, we're well over the 500 backers mark which is something to be celebrated! Thank you to all of you for making the campaign such a blistering success... Read more
King's Forge's New International Shipping Pledge Level
I'm pleased to announce that we've added international shipping options in a new pledge level so that new international gamers can jump in with out having to click over to... Read more
GenCon, Backers, and Dollars
Hi All...I've been at GenCon since Monday so I'm not as active as I should be on the project.
King's Forge: The Queen's Jubilee
Each year, to celebrate the union of the five Duchies and the election of the first Sovereign Queen, the royal family holds a grand reception to renew their oath of... Read more
Craft Card Sketches
I've mentioned before that we've acquired the amazingly talented Jonathan Kirtz to create the art for King's Forge, and you've already seen some of the art he's done for the... Read more
Stretch Goals & Awesome Gaming Projects
Stretch Goals Revealed
It's been requested that I post more than just the current stretch goal, so, since I'm so eager to please you wonderful people...here is the current stretch... Read more
Congrats & A New Stretch & Avatar Re-Redux
You've pushed the pledges over the $12,000 mark and earned all six of the extra craft cards we've been building over the last few days. You've done a GREAT... Read more
The Arch Wizard's Orb
High in the highest tower on the highest mountain in the High Reaches range there lives a wizard. He's an ill-tempered shriveled old man that finds life a tedious tribulation... Read more
Dragon Whistle, Avatar, and Print & Play
Now that you've crafted that Iron Golem prototype, it's time for a little more fun. The King's son, Prince Humphrey, likes his toys and pets, so what better... Read more
The Iron Golem
The King knows he has enemies in the neighboring kingdoms, and he knows there are those at Court looking for weakness, so what he needs is an army of unstoppable... Read more
Let's Craft The Dice of Deceit
You've crafted the Trumpet so the Royal Court can listen to beautifully soothing music.
You've crafted the Wizard's Goblet so the King can imbibe magically tasty potables.
Now it's time... Read more
Funded In 15 Hours
Congrats to all of our backers. Your support pushed King's Forge over the funding goal in only 15 hours. In effect, you've crafted your first item. Excellent! Thank you.
So,... Read more
Craft Card Stretch Goals
Welcome to the Kickstarter project for King's Forge, a game about gathering dice resources to craft nifty items to earn royal favor and the reward of the much-coveted title of... Read more