A Very Successful Year of Adventures!
It has been a while since you all helped me make my first RPG, "Are You Mental?" a reality, but I have some news to share.
First, we... Read more
New Project: Purgatory House
I hope all of you are enjoying "Are You Mental?" and I am thrilled at the reports I get back of people running it at conventions! Thank you... Read more
Drive Thru RPG Sale
Just thought I should pop in and let folks know that DriveThruRPG is running their big Xmas in July sale from now until the end of the month. This means... Read more
Downloadable Character Sheets
We have posted the character sheets for both Are You Mental? and Are You Looney? to our website. You can download them here and print them out instead of having... Read more
PDFs Now Available for Public Consumption!
The links to purchase the game on DriveThruRPG have been approved and are now live at http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/204184/Are-You-Mental
The physical game will be available at Origins and up on our website shortly... Read more
Origins Game Fair Booth #653
In less than two weeks time we will be at Origins Game Fair in Columbus, OH at Booth #653!
We will have copies of "Are You Mental?", both expansions, and a very... Read more
Printable Character Sheet & Shipping Wrap Up
Shipping is pretty much done! There is one more box that heads off to Canada tomorrow and two backers that I am waiting on information from before I can ship their rewards... Read more
First 27 Boxes are Away!
The first 27 boxes shipped out this morning and we are busy assembling the next batch! We are shipping out rewards in order of complexity, with the simplest ones going... Read more
Are You Looney? Digital Copies & Other Updates
The digital copies for Are You Looney? just went out!
Physical copies are still on track to ship in late March.
The game will not be up for sale until... Read more
I normally do updates around the 20th of the month, I held off this time because I hoped this update would be the one to say: Check your inboxes!
We... Read more
I hope the winter is treating you better than it is treating me (I fell on the ice and broke my tailbone last week). Things are moving forward... Read more
I was holding off on this update because I wanted to post some awesome milestone. But then I looked at the date and realized that this month is almost gone... Read more
Upgrading from PDF to Physical
Sorry about the double update today. It honestly never occurred to me that people would want to upgrade from the $1 PDF pledge to the $10 color PDF or even... Read more
Final Day for Add Ons!
Hello all you awesome people and Happy Halloween!
This is the final day to order and pay for any thing you wanted to add to your base pledge. (Or... Read more
AYM? Update Oct 10th
One of my biggest goals in the post funding process, besides actually making the game and trying to remember to shave once in a while, is to make... Read more
Finish Line Exterminated!
That's it folks! We did it! We made it to the end and finished strong!
Now you folks get to sit back and wait and watch while we sort through... Read more
Are You Looney? *DECIMATED*
Assuming we end up at this final total or better, we have hit the stretch goal for "Are You Looney?" with 5 hours still to go!
Everybody that has pledged... Read more
12 Hours To Go!
Thanks to one awesome amazing super incredible backer this morning, the Doctor Doctor pledge level has been snagged, and we are within $500 of the "Are You Looney?" stretch goal.... Read more
Last push onwards!
Right now as I type this, we have 32 hours left in the campaign. We are doing great, but I would love to hit that next big stretch... Read more
200 Backers! 2 Days to Go! And a live Q&A chat!
We just hit 200 backers, which is awesome!
We still have 2 days to go, which is great!
And tonight at 8pm Eastern, I will be answering questions live online... Read more
Meet the Artist: Zombie Sean Baygents!
Sean Baygents is our artist/illustrator for this game. He is a professional graphic designer and plays guitar in a heavy metal band called "Age of Awakening". His job on this... Read more
The Last Video!
I made a quick and dirty new video today!
Wait! Not THAT kind of dirty...
Anyhow, this will be the last video of the kickstarter campaign! Feel free to spread... Read more
One Week Left!
This is it folks, we are down to the last week of the "Are You Mental?" kickstarter!
It has been a great ride so far, and I am confident that... Read more
One Day Stretch Goal!
On this day in history, September 21st, 1937 J.R.R. Tolkien published The Hobbit!
Today however, for the first time in the project, we are actually headed towards ending a... Read more
This is what I have been working on today, so I figured you all might want a gander.
Note: these may not be the final versions. (Actually, the brains one... Read more
Easy way to boost the signal!
We have 11 days left to hit those next two expansion stretch goals, and I think we can do it! In an effort to help attract new backers and get... Read more
Stretch Goal Obliterated! Dice Bags & Bonus Content
After an amazing push this weekend and lots of new zombie pledges, we have obtained the next stretch goal: Dice Bags & Bonus Content!
Every single copy of the game ... Read more
New Zombie Reward Tiers!
All backers automatically get the first expansion "Are You Brains?" in pdf form, but in order to make everything easier on you, the most awesome backers of my insanity, we... Read more
Stretch Goal Shakeup!
We are doing great folks and we still have two weeks to go!
So far we have fully funded the base game, added 18 more cards (including initiative cards),... Read more
Are You Brains? - Stretch Goal CRUSHED!
Awesome News Friends! We have passed the $2,750 mark which means...
We will develop an expansion to Are You Mental? which lets you play the game as a group... Read more
New Video & Alliance Game Fair
We will be the Alliance Game Fair this weekend, meeting other publishers, talking to distributors, and shaking hands with retailers. Oh yeah, and showing off our games.
In the meantime,... Read more
Custom Dice Bonus Backer Thingy Awesome 3000!
I don't know how many of you know about my man Andy Hopp, but he is a nut!
A brilliant nut with an amazing role-playing world called Low... Read more
Are You Brains? - Surprise Stretch Goal!
A groundbreaking zombie game came out in 1999 and won lots of awards. Based on the title, I wrongly assumed that you played the zombies in it... I was sadly... Read more
Stretch Goal #1 Smashed! 18 new cards added
With the weekend's pledges we have smashed through the first stretch goal, and now the card count will be increased by 18! That is 5 more challenge cards, 5 more... Read more
Interview from Gencon
Bower's Game Corner did an interview with us at GenCon this year, and it was posted last week as part of their Gen Con Bonanza 2016!
It doesn't really show... Read more
Social Media Challenge #2
So, we are not quite at 100 backers, but I am sure we will get there this weekend. Since I really don't want to bug people over the three day... Read more
Now that we have reached that 1st crucial checkpoint, we can talk a bit more about Stretch Goals! (Note: a description of each is available on the main page after... Read more
Yes We Are! (Fully Funded + Canadian Shipping)
Woooohoooo! "Are You Mental?" will be made! Thank you, thank you, thank you!
It is one of the best feelings in the world to wake up to an email... Read more
Gameplay Footage from Gencon 2016!
Kickstarter had issues with this video yesterday, so I took it down, squished it smaller and tried several more times to no avail. Ultimately I had to post it up... Read more
Challenge #1: Food Fight!
We had an absolutely awesome first day, so thank you! As promised, we are offering up a challenge after 25 backers (we are now at 40, but folks have to... Read more
A note from the designer about mental illness
A very nice person just reached out to me through kickstarter, with some legitimate concerns about this game and my intent in making it. I myself do not suffer from... Read more
Off to a great start!
At six hours in we were already at 31% - that is AMAZING!
Thank you to everyone who has jumped in to pledge and is out there spreading the word... Read more