New Game + Exclusive Fascist Card
Tommy here, one of the co-creators of Secret Hitler. Mac (that's our artist) and I have been hard at work lately, and we have exciting news:
We're making... Read more
Help us defeat Penny Arcade in the Worldbuilders' Charity Overwatch Tournament
Tomorrow, we will battle our rivals, Penny Arcade, in Overwatch, the team-based first-person shooter.
This tournament benefits Pat Rothfuss's... Read more
Secret Hitler Update
Second Wave Update
The second wave of games begins shipping today! The second wave includes everyone who has completed their order since July 11th and the PAX East orders. Because... Read more
Second Wave of Shipment, Art Prints, and the App
The first wave of our Kickstarter orders are out! If you don't have your game, and you're not in touch with Blackbox (email@example.com) or with me, Maya (firstname.lastname@example.org) please get... Read more
Shipping Progress Update
Max and Maya here with a progress update on shipping!
Over 90% of our backers have received their games, and the initial wave of Kickstarter fulfillment on the... Read more
Live Secret Hitler AMA in the Kickstarter comments
HAPPENING NOW: For the next few hours (starting at 5:30pm CST) the creators of Secret Hitler and our community manager Maya will be doing a Live AMA in the Kickstarter... Read more
Your tracking number
Hey everyone! Max and Maya here with a huge shipping update. Here's what's going on this week.
Games have arrived at Blackbox's California, Illinois, and New Jersey warehouses. The warehouses... Read more
Shipping Secret Hitler Very Soon!
Shipping is underway
Early last week, we merged our Gen Con backer pickup spreadsheet with the first wave of addresses, and sent that over to Blackbox so they can start... Read more
Secret Hitler is En Route
Hey everyone! Max here, with a big shipping update.
A few nights ago, several containers of Secret Hitler left China aboard an 850-foot Panamanian cargo ship called the Hanjin Gdynia.... Read more
Instructions on How to Use Pledge Manager
I've been getting a lot of emails and comments and messages and Internet whathaveyous about issues with Pledge Manager. After several months of answering your questions about it,... Read more
Locking Pledge Manager
Complete your Pledge Manager survey by Monday, July 11th 2016 at 5PM CST to get your game ASAP.
Backer copies of Secret Hitler are getting ready to ship (see last... Read more
Hey everyone! Max here. We're working late tonight, and we've got some good shipping news to share with you.
In our previous May 9th shipping update, we estimated... Read more
Voice Over Recording with Wil Wheaton
Last week, Max flew over to LA to record our voice over for the Secret Hitler companion app with with Wil Wheaton! We stayed up late the night... Read more
Production Update and A Cool Print and Play
We have another podcast update! Check out what is probably our funniest podcast yet.
Everything is up and running, and the numbers look great!
This chart is a... Read more
Hey everyone! Games continue to be in production in China, and we're still looking for small gains in the timeline where it's possible. Here in Chicago, we've got a couple... Read more
Hey everyone, Max here with a big production update.
This is a classic good news/bad news Kickstarter production post. The good news is that we have a final schedule and... Read more
PAX East and Production
Hello again everyone! We’re back after a wonderful PAX East with a big production update.
We are also recording our weekly business meetings as a podcast, and we just posted... Read more
Secret Hitler Is In Production
Our weekly Secret Hitler stream from the Cards Against Humanity office has moved to Thursday nights, join us on Twitch.tv RIGHT NOW TO WATCH!
Last night we placed an... Read more
Today we approved print sample of the last piece and part of the game, which means production will start next week! But before we show you that...
- Secret Hitler is... Read more
We're streaming Secret Hitler right now!
We are days away from placing our production order for Secret Hitler, and we have a ton of good news to share this week.But first - We are streaming Secret... Read more
Production Update and Pledge Manager is Your Best Friend
Here’s what we’ve been working on in the last week.
The production and set up of the new and improved Secret Hitler stream is actually finished already. The quality is... Read more
Bit Bash, More Production, and the Secret Hitler Streams
We’ve made some great strides in the last week, and we’re stoked to show you what we’ve got going on!
Last night, we were a featured game at... Read more
Hello from Maya!
We've resumed our regular live-streams of Secret Hitler at the Cards Against Humanity office, and you can join us RIGHT NOW for our Friday night game!
Maya here,... Read more
Today: Pledge Manager invitations
We're getting very close to placing the print order for Secret Hitler so we can hit our April shipping estimate. We've got a couple of exciting pieces of news to... Read more
Box Stuff and Press
Hey team! Here's this week's update:
1. Can I upgrade to the wooden box?
You can't upgrade yet, but we're working really hard to make it available as... Read more
Podcast, wooden box, new company
We've had a busy few weeks transitioning from running a Kickstarter to putting the game into production! Right now our only priority is finishing the game in the highest-quality way... Read more
Happy 2016! Big things.
The whole team took a break after a really wild month to spend the holidays with as much of our respective families as we could respectively handle, and now we're... Read more
Welcome to the app: Mr. Wil Wheaton
It's the last day of the Kickstarter, and we have some incredible news to share with you. The free Secret Hitler companion app (for iOS and Android) that will ship... Read more
We’re doing the wooden boxes!
As we head into the final 48 hours, we’ve got a big update for you!
You told us overwhelmingly that you'd prefer a longer, larger box that can... Read more
Game balance, stretch goals, and Twitch stream
We're continuing our week of Secret Hitler livestreams on Twitch.TV! Join us RIGHT NOW for an afternoon game with the creators of Octodad, and again this evening... Read more
Box Design & Live Stream (Right now!)
We have a dilemma with the design of the box for Secret Hitler that we'd like your help with!
We have two options for making the box:
1. We can... Read more
AMA and streaming!
Good morning! Or whatever time it is where you are.
We're a bit behind schedule over here BUT we're starting the AMA now and pushing the stream back by... Read more
Hey everyone! We've been streaming Secret Hitler live on Twitch.tv since Friday, and we've gotten a really positive response! Thank you so much for tuning in and participating in the... Read more
Join us for a live game of Secret Hitler right now!
Thank you guys for giving us another incredible week on Kickstarter!
We're just starting a live game of Secret Hitler on Twitch.TV - you can join us now at http://www.twitch.tv/maxistentialist.... Read more
Sticker Pack & Twitch.tv Stream
Hey everyone! A bunch of announcements today:
1. Secret Hitler Sticker Pack
Over the course of working on Secret Hitler, we've received countless suggestions on the theme of... Read more
We've received many requests to add Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump to Secret Hitler as an optional Secret Trump expansion.
We're all hoping that Donald Trump fades into irrelevance by... Read more
This update is all about design. First off, Max has put together a probably-too-long-and-detailed post about how we prototyped and designed Secret Hitler.
In this post you'll see:
- Our... Read more
More Game Design and Other News
Tommy Maranges here.
First, I wanted to say thanks so much for your support. I've really enjoyed working on this game, which is my first, and I've put... Read more
Companion app & game design
Yesterday was the strongest day we've had yet for Secret Hitler, and we smashed our first stretch goal of adding a companion app for the game.
Mac and Mike... Read more
Gift Receipt and Stretch Goals
We're one week into the Kickstarter project, and we couldn't be more excited! As of today, the game is 625% funded and it has been getting rave reviews from playtesters and... Read more
We are overwhelmed by your support for Secret Hitler, and your excitement to start playing the game! Some backers have even started making their own homemade sets based on screengrabs... Read more
Well, this has been a crazy 24 hours.
Secret Hitler is over 200% funded, and shows no sign of slowing down. The game has received wonderful write-ups on Shut Up... Read more