How We Spent the Money
Now that fulfillment is finished, here's the final tally of where the money went:
- $15,660 pledged
- -200 unmet pledges
- -1,380 Amazon and Kickstarter's 8.9% cut
- +180 sent afterwards from people... Read more
The Book of the Empressreached our warehouse Thursday April 12th and were all shipped out by Monday April 16th (except for three people who didn't answer the survey to... Read more
Return Of The Proofs
The printer has gotten the proofs for BotE back to us in jig time! Here are some pics from layout guru Fred Hicks.
Once Fred does his final review and... Read more
Backer Characters Report
Just a quick update to let y'all know that I've finished 3/5 of the characters that the $150 and up backers are helping me create. I'm waiting on the rest... Read more
BotE On The Game Whisperer
For those who are interested in hearing a bit more about BotE or Hero's experience Kickstartering it, check out my recent podcast interview with the Game Whisperer:
Steve... Read more
We've successfully concluded the BotE Kickstarter! We reached 156% of our funding goal, a very gratifying number. ;)
All of us here at Hero Games deeply appreciate the support the... Read more
Interior Art: Imperial Cotillion
Time for another look inside the book!
You've already seen a couple pictures of the Empress conquering or attacking new dimensions. Here's one that shows a different side of her... Read more
Creating New Characters
I've started the process of gathering the "create a character" data from the $150 backers (and $1000 and $2000 backers! :) ) so I can work on the characters whenever... Read more
More On The "Help Create A Character" Reward
Hey Herophiles! We've got some news on the new $150 tier and its reward.
The main benefit of the new reward -- helping to create a character -- will be... Read more
1/12/2012 New Goal And Reward Tier!
Courtesy of ace art director Fred Hicks, here are some wallpapers of the BotE cover -- a little gift from us to you as a way of saying thanks for... Read more
Table Of Contents
In honor of our meeting our goal -- and a big THANK YOU!to all of you for helping us make BotE a reality -- we thought we'd post the... Read more
BAMF! Podcast Talks BotE
Earlier this week I had a great time talking to the guys at the BAMF! podcast about The Book Of The Empress and related coolness. Stop on by... Read more
Interior Art: Attack!
To celebrate passing the 50% mark in pledges, here's an example of some of the awesome interior art from BotE. This Fraim Bros. piece is entitled "Attack!" and depicts some... Read more
Almost Halfway There!
Right now we're at 44% of the way toward our goal for The Book Of The Empress and approaching the halfway mark at a decent clip. We really... Read more