It's a New Year and the Necromancer is Freaking Out!
Happy New Year!
With each new year comes BoardGameGeek's "Most Anticipated List". When the Necromancer heard about the list, he went into a tirade shooting spells off in every direction... Read more
Hello friends and fans! Just a quick update and reminder...
Pledge Manager to Close December 15th
We'll be closing down the pledge manager on December 15th, probably some time in... Read more
Pledge Manager closing soon!
Hello to all! Happy Thanksgiving/Black Friday to our friends in the United States! Happy Dr. Who/Tardis day to everyone else! We have just a few updates...
PledgeManager Winding Down
We'll... Read more
Progress & Illness
Hi all, we have a few items to share with you and so I figured an update would be the proper way to do it.
First, the Pledge Manager has... Read more
Hello my fellow Acolytes! Just a few notes from the Necromancer:
We are pleased to announce Dark Domains will be made by Panda Game Manufacturing! We have been... Read more
We are in post-editing!
Hooray! The text editing of the rules is complete. The rules have moved on to Jonathan for the layout work. A special thanks to the following backers for their assistance: Aaron... Read more
The Pledge Manager is LIVE!
What if I don't see the email yet?
Check your spam folder. If you use Gmail, sometimes your invite will go to your "Promotions" tab. If you still can't find... Read more
Rules are Posted
Hey all, the latest and greatest rules have been finished. I have put them up on BGG here:
I'm giving everyone a week to look them over and present... Read more
The Tedium is in full swing & Basketball. Wait, what?
Just to let everyone know what is going on, here's an update.
Jeff is working on editing and finalizing the rules. We made a few changes over the summer from... Read more
Post Campaign Plan
Sir Jeffrey and Miss Carla have kept me on to help them with the next month's work on Dark Domains. I have been asked to update all of you would-be... Read more
And That's a Wrap. Thank You Everyone!
So that is a wrap on the campaign. Don't forget we will continue to attack those stretch goals through the Pledge Manager.
We will have a team meeting Tuesday and... Read more
Stretch Goal Unlocked: With minutes to spare
Hey hey hey! We crossed the $90,000 mark in the 11th hour. Thank you very much! That means that we will be adding Mines to the base game.
There are... Read more
The Undying Campaign
Jeffrey, Carla and Jonathan have asked me to step in and work some of my magic on the campaign. I therefore command that the stretch goal accumulation shall not end... Read more
Enhanced Minions are a Go!
I stayed up until 1:30 lthis morning hoping to get this posted before bedtime. But noooo, you all had to go and make me write an update first thing in... Read more
One Crazy Saturday
Just an FYI to all of you regarding today. Today is crazy for the three of us. Jonathan is attending a wedding and his availability to change the graphics may... Read more
Masters of the Domain Unlocked!
Ah my Acolytes, I foresaw that in the final two cycles of the sun before the close of this campaign you would be brave enough to unlock more hidden treasures... Read more
For those of you that are asking, we have found a veteran translator for French. Currently we are working out the details with him, but I am confident that we... Read more
Attention Retailer Backers
This is a public service announcement for those of you that are backing as retailers.
We want to make sure we are on the same page with you about our... Read more
Happy Birthday Jeff! - Presents for Everyone
Today is Jeff's 51st Birthday. To help make it a special day, Laboratory H is hoping you will all celebrate with us - Hobbit-style. For those of you that either... Read more
The Remaining Stretch Goal List
Here is the current, and final run of stretch goals for Dark Domains. Carla, Jonathan and I have given it a good deal of thought and we have taken into... Read more
Yafrea Pebblecloak: The Lost Seeker
Tonight, Sir Jeffrey will make a full run-down of the remaining Stretch Goals including some changes that I, Jakob Voll-Kappan, completely endorse. These last eight days shall be a hoot. ... Read more
Man vs Meeple and Translations
The gentlemen from Man vs Meeple have just posted their preview of Dark Domains. They did a wonderful job and the high-points of the game really shined through. Hopefully you... Read more
Retired Governor Nathaniel Spillett: The Ashes of Hope
Prior to the arrival of Alexander Torin, Nathaniel Spillett was the long-time Governor of Harrows and the surrounding lands. While not loved by the people he was respected as one... Read more
Stretch Goal Unlocked: Denial Magic
Yesterday we did hit a stretch goal thanks to a sudden surge in backers. I admit that I had some life issues and we were already in the process of... Read more
The Necromancer Instructs You How to Defeat the Adventurers
My future followers, Dark Domains is not a difficult game to learn how to play. But to play it well requires much planning and knowledge of how to best proceed... Read more
Nindrol Ulahice The Dark Heart of the Forest
Why couldn’t the others see them for what they truly were? Barbarians that threatened to overrun the sacred wood. The human influx at Harrows had been alarming to Nindrol for... Read more
Concluding the Hunt for the Necromancer
We have picked the winner in the Hunt for the Necromancer. We had 21 people post pictures and it made it an exciting hunt. Thanks for the buy-in and getting... Read more
Ildrylis Uronorin: Blinding Ambition
Jeffrey has once again asked me to step in and provide some information on my allies and a possible Master of the Domain. Today I will discuss a strong-willed but... Read more
Last Day to Follow the Trail of the Necromancer
Tomorrow evening we will draw our winner for the "Hunt for the Necromancer" contest. There is still time post your image from our worldwide search for the missing Necromancer on... Read more
Barir Bronzehand: The Secret Exile
It is I, Jakob Voll-Kappan, master of Tireisis and rightful ruler of Kapfental and the heir to the Kappan Empire. Sir Jeffrey has asked that I introduce some of my... Read more
Hopefully not Lost in Translation
I promised everyone that after I had a meeting at the convention that I would let everyone know what our plan is for translations. We believe that we will be... Read more
The Return of the Necromancer and his Musings
We can call off the manhunt for the Necromancer. He wandered into the hotel late last night with souvenirs from all over the US and Europe stuffed inside a Hello... Read more
Setting up at Buckeye Game Fest
Sorry we haven't been too talkative today. We have spent most of the day coming down to Buckeye Game Fest, setting up or booth and getting some meetings out of... Read more
The Consensus is: The Pledge Manager will be open to all Backers
We have listened to you and we understand the need to allow backers that may not be able to back Dark Domains right this moment (heck we are going to... Read more
Stretch Goal Changes and BONUS stuff. Plus A game about evil vs an evil game
Hang on tight everyone I have a huge informative update and this is just the first. Over the next few days we will have updates ranging from Translations to Non-Reward... Read more
The news is out, Dark Domains is Hot!
Wow! Our search for the Necromancer has really kicked up a notch. You have been fantastic in helping us get the word out about our missing Necromancer and Dark Domains.... Read more
Necromancer Sightings Galore.
Alright, listen up, ladies and gentlemen, our fugitive has been on the run for four days. What I want from each and every one of you is a hard-target search... Read more
The Hunt is Back On!
After exhausting many options to break the curse of the Necromancer, our favorite young witch has cracked the code and re-opened the Board Game Geek servers. So the hunt is... Read more
The Necromancer Fights Back!
Some of you are laboring under the impression that it is just bad luck or some type of coincidence that has Board Game Geek going down right after we decide... Read more
It's Official - The Necromancer is Missing!
Nothing and I repeat nothing good can come from having an ancient malignant wizard loose in the world. Our Necromancer is gone and we need him back before he does... Read more
Some insight into Laboratory H
So while we have this break in the charge after the first 72 hours. I wanted to sort of bring everybody up to speed on who and what Laboratory H... Read more
65K, Kicktraq, a smug Necromancer and local pickup.
$65,000 in four days. Absolutely spectacular everyone and once again, we have nothing but thanks for all of you. This time however I have to put up with the smug... Read more
A very Happy Birthday to Carla
Oh my goodness! Trust me, you NEVER want to be roused from a sound sleep by a 4,000 year old necromancer blathering incoherently in an alien tongue. Its downright unsettling.... Read more
The Necromancer is most Displeased
I, Jakob Voll-Kappan, known to you all as The Necromancer have never parted with a single ounce of Blood Gold that I was not required to spend. At high noon... Read more
The Guilds Unlocked and some translation news
Another milestone crossed. This time its the $55,000 dollar mark. Thank you everyone that has supported us.
The goodies unlocked this time are two new Building Cards, the Merchant's Guild/Thieves... Read more
Another Stretch Goal unlocked! $50,000, this is fantastic!
So $50,000 huh? Oh my goodness, this is both wholly unexpected and yet because of the quality of the product and the effort we have put in, not surprising at... Read more
5th Stretch Goal and some shipping thoughts
I went to bed after just writing about an unlocked stretch goal. I wake up just in time to write another one. You all are the best! This is where... Read more
The 4th Stretch Goal is unlocked, and Necromancer induced blackouts
I can't say how thrilled I am that we doubled our funding goal in less than 48 hours thanks to all of you. With that doubling comes yet another stretch... Read more
3rd Stretch Goal broken today!
Really, no sooner than I post about hitting $30,000, we pass $35,000. I'm really feeling something epic and special happening here.
What does that mean for our backers? Something else... Read more
2nd Stretch Goal is Unlocked...and I'm doing fine thanks
Hey everybody, sorry I have been away since yesterday evening. I had some medical tests this morning, yes I'm doing fine thanks, no need for me to seek out the... Read more
First Stretch Goal Unlocked!
The Black Magic spell cards will now be included in the game. The new spells are Spent Soul, Offering, and Ritual of Darkness. The base game will include four of... Read more
The Necromancer is Pleased
Boom Goes the Dynamite! 11 hours to reach our goal. Carla, Jonathan myself and of course the Necromancer who's currently eating all the shrimp in the corner are completely overjoyed... Read more
Woooo Hoooo! So it appears that you all are going to keep us wonderfully busy for the entire month with updates and stretch goal reveals. At the 3 hour and... Read more