A Word from Daniel Gallant on ICONS Character Folio 2.0
Hi, this is Daniel Gallant, programmer for the ICONS Character Folio. I first off ant to apologize for the continued delay. The two major factors have been continuing health problems... Read more
ICONS Character Folio 2.0
Greetings, I know it's been some months since the last update, since the Great Power project is largely concluded, save for one exception, which is what this update is about.... Read more
Books Are Shipping!
The fulfillment process for Great Powerprint backers has begun! Indeed, you may have already received notification that your copy of the book is being processed by DriveThruRPG and preparing... Read more
The print files for Great Powerhave cleared the first hurdle! They've been accepted and processed for printing and a print proof has been ordered! Many thanks to Daniel Solis... Read more
Print Control 10 (Broadcast, Rangeless)
At least, that the power i hope we're exercising!
Two pieces of related Great Power news:
First, Daniel Solis, in conjunction with the nice folks at OneBookshelf, has delivered updated... Read more
Last Call for Great Power Corrections!
So, I've gotten a detailed response from OneBookshelf about the print files and plan on having something in Daniel's in-box come Monday about them. I've also got the (relatively short)... Read more
Remember under the Risks and Challenges section where I said: "The other potential bump in the road is releasing the print edition through DriveThruRPG's print program"? Well, turns out it ... Read more
Minor Print Delays
Now that the electronic edition of Great Poweris available and out to backers, the focus is on getting the print edition into the hands of those of you who... Read more
The Delivery, Part 1
By now, Great Powerbackers should find two email notifications waiting for them in their in-boxes: one to download the GM Screen package (with art and eight different screen panels,... Read more
The Great Power Wrap-Up
This morning, I send the final edits for the Great Powerlayout off to Daniel Solis and he'll produce the final PDF files. Then it's just a matter of getting... Read more
Backer Surveys Coming Soon
I'm pleased to report that Daniel Solis has handed over a 95% complete layout of Great Power, which just needs a few graphic elements filled in and final touches.... Read more
The End Is Near!
No, not in a sign-carrying-end-of-the-world kind of way... in a Great Power is nearing completion kind of way!
Although art production took a bit longer than expected, Dan "The Man"... Read more
So Daniel Solis has revised the working cover for Great Poweras work continues on interior art and layout. I've also seen some of the initial layout and the book... Read more
Art & Iconics
We're wrapping up art for the book this week, letting Daniel Solis finish art placement for layout. That likely means completed PDF in March, with print books a few weeks... Read more
They say no news is good news...
... but not on Kickstarter, I reckon. So I'm just posting to let folks know that things are humming along with Great Powerproduction: the final Hero Pack updates have... Read more
Take it away, Dans...
It's official: I've handed the final text for Great Powerover to Daniel Solis for layout as Dan "The Man" Houser continues working on art and Daniel Gallant forges ahead... Read more
Text Revisions Nearly Complete
Having gone over all of the playtest feedback, the revisions to the Great Power text are nearly complete. A few highlights:
- Changed the term "permanent stunts" to extraswhich modify... Read more
Tested, and Made Stronger
Let me tell you, you really don't find out if what you wrote made sense until hundreds of other people read it and go "bwuh?"
Which is just my way... Read more
Amazon Payments & Art Update
As many of you have noticed, Kickstarter has not yet collected payments for pledges to Great Power. There appears to be some kind of issue with Amazon Payments. I'm working... Read more
What Happens Next
A big thank you to all of the backers for making the first Kickstarter for ICONS a success! Thanks to you, I've been able to expand the initially modest plans... Read more
Our Numbers Are Growing
Just 36 hours to go in the Kickstarter, and our numbers continue to grow. Be sure to get the word out, since the deal for backing the project (getting the... Read more
The Final Three
Just three days left in the Great PowerKickstarter and less than two days left in 2012. My profound thanks to all the backers who have helped make this project... Read more
Hero Pack cover sneak peek
ICONS artist extraordinaire Dan Houser gives us a sneak peek at the in-progress cover for the Hero Packto accompany the Kickstarter, all a part of the package for a... Read more
The Last Week
The Great PowerKickstarter has entered its last week. Response from players and fans of ICONS has been terrific and much appreciated in making this project a success, and I... Read more
We'll be taking a bit of a break for Christmas and again for New Year's Eve but the hard-working servers at Kickstarter will keep on going. Even if you can't... Read more
Stretch Goals – Surpassed!
Just a quick update to express my appreciation at Great Power meeting all of its stretch goals! Ad Infinitum will be able to do a new Hero Packfeaturing characters... Read more
International Shipping, Take 2
So... since Kickstarter does not allow modification of a reward once it has been selected, I've had to add three different reward tiers for the HERO print book level: one... Read more
International Shipping & Multiple Books
This is a good news/bad news kind of thing: good news for you, our backers, but what might be seen as a step back for the Kickstarter.
Backers have asked... Read more
Conversion Sheet & GM Screen – FUNDED!
The second Great Power stretch goal is funded! Ad Infinitum will produce a conversion sheet for reference when adapting existing ICONS characters to the new material in Great Poweras... Read more
Superheroes & Stretch Goals
After talking with other contributors, I've added some stretch goals to the Kickstarter. We've already achieved one (bringing Daniel Solis on-board to do layout) and we're well on our way... Read more
First Stretch Goal: More Dan!
The first stretch goal for Great Power (and there are others in the works) should be easy: if we get to $4500, Daniel Solis will come on-board to do... Read more
Thanks to the stalwart Dan "The Man" Houser, we're doubling the SUPERHERO reward level, increasing the number of backers who can have their hero featured in the art for Great... Read more
HOLY FUNDING, BATMAN!
I'm truly overwhelmed. Less than eight hours and you've already knocked the funding goal for Great Powerout of the park! You guys are the best and... Read more