New Heroes, New Heroes, New Hero, ... Old Hero (new again)
Greetings Dungeon Delvers
Do any of these questions below apply to you? I'm here with several items of news that will hopefully help freshen up your Dungeon Roll experience.
Would... Read more
Winter Promo Availability - and other news
Hey folks, wanted to reach out and answer a question that we seem to be getting a lot here at TMG, "Will the Winter Promo's be available if I missed... Read more
Happy Holidays from TMG!
We here at TMG would like to wish our backers and fans a happy and healthy holiday season! We love this time of year, and we hope you... Read more
37 Hours Left on the Winter Promo
Hey everybody, I just wanted to remind you that there is only 37 hours left on the Kickstarter for the Dungeon Roll Winter Promo pack. You can pay what you... Read more
Dungeon Roll Winter Promo Pack
TL;DR VERSION - Dungeon Roll Winter Promo pack is on Kickstarter. You will get 4 new legendary heroes and 12 treasures. You can PAY-WHAT-YOU-WANT and the suggested support is $5.... Read more
International Shipping Update
Once again, thank you for your patience. Earlier last week and today, I fully intended to be re-sending out a handful of 6-pack pledges which had not yet arrived as... Read more
Missing International Shipments
Hey everybody who is missing an international shipment. As previously mentioned, all of the packages have been picked up by FedEx on August 23rd.
From there, they went to a... Read more
98% of International Orders Picked Up
I heard back from PSI that everything except for a couple of stragglers have been picked up by FedEx and are on there way to International backers. They were picked... Read more
International Shipments Mea Culpa
Hey everybody, it is Michael.
The short of it is that the shipments are packaged up and ready to go and that they will be picked up by FedEx... Read more
Gen Con Extravaganza Update
Okay, this is a long update even by my standards, but even if you aren't going to Gen Con it's worth reading. I think I have figured out a way... Read more
55 + International Shipping
It's August 8th.
Exactly a week ago today thousands of little green Mimic boxes arrived at the Amazon warehouse. In that time, almost 8000 packages have been sent out to... Read more
Basic Questions: My die has red paint on it!
First things first, being proactive to common questions:
I HAVE A DIE COVERED IN RED PAINT!
That is the Kickstarter exclusive Guild Leader die. When you use the Guild Leader... Read more
Shipping update + Rob Lundy is Amazing
International Shipping - At Warehouse
International packages are all still at the warehouse and are currently being processed. None have shipped yet as processing takes much longer. However, all are... Read more
Warehouse, Numbers, and Contest... oh my!
UPDATE: At the Gates of Mount Warehouse!
Everything is right on pace, but that doesn't mean I know what to do with all my excitement. So I'll do what other... Read more
Delivery Status and Learning to Play the Game
- The games have been picked up from the ship and are now with UPS... Read more
Surveys and Update Challenge #2
Right now, we have 356 people that have not submitted their survey yet. Accounting for those who had their pledges dropped, that leaves 322 people.
Dungeon Roll is... Read more
GenCon Plans For Dungeon Roll & Poster Progress
We planned to make it to GenCon with Dungeon Roll and to already have the game shipped out to backers, and that will be happening. As you have seen in... Read more
I have sent out the survey to most of you by now. And apparently where I ask you to leave something blank, it cannot be done.
If you would leave... Read more
First Samples & Demo Team
I have received the first samples of Dungeon Roll as air freight from China today. I have attached a picture of how they are packed. They are in a case... Read more
Dungeon Roll Samples Video
The Dungeon Roll samples have arrived and I have approved them. They look awesome. I will let the video speak for itself.
Side Note: Check out City Hall
Additionally, TMG... Read more
Last Update Comments...
I don't know how this happened, but the comments in the most recent update have turned to a debate about what to do and ethics which has no bearing on... Read more
Behind The Scenes, Demo Team, and Employment?
It has been a long time since I posted an update, I know... FOR SHAME! Sometimes I wish that I only had one thing to worry about or an army... Read more
Dungeon Roll Proofs (photos)
Hey everybody, I have been receiving proofs of Dungeon Roll and discussing necessary adjustments with the manufacturers. The pre-press process has gone exceptionally slow this time around, and we are... Read more
Graveyard Card Revealed (+ a comic...) - More Manufacturing News
I received a sample from the factory to show how the game of Dungeon Roll would be packed.
And WOW! That box is stuffed with goodies. The punchboard materials are... Read more
Manufacturing Update & Booster Pack Wrapper Design
I think we are now 99.8% finished with everything that needs to be done to hand over to the manufacturer to get started. I thought we were 100% finished, but... Read more
Production News & Dwarf Artwork
We continue to move forward on the production of Dungeon Roll. The artwork is 100% completed and we are communicating back and forth with Grand Prix International to make sure... Read more
Elven artwork, manufacturing, & more...
Hey all, thanks again for the wonderful sprint to the finish line to get over the $250,000 mark. That was fantastic. And amazing.
Manufacturing Process Update
The molds... Read more
WOW OH WOW OH WOW!
Thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you, thank... Read more
Top 10 Referrer Analytics... Thus Far - 2 Hours to go!
These are the top 10 referrers thus far of backers:
- Direct Traffic - 2,326
- Table Top Discover (KS) - 1,654
- Search (KS) - 1,117
- BGG - 895
- Reddit - 486 ... Read more
Reddit "Vote Cheating"...
I did not know that the Reddit rules are such that you cannot ask people to upvote a thread.
We were in the 8th spot on Reddit r/gaming subreddit, and... Read more
To $250,000 AND BEYOND!
We have hit the $200,000 mark, and it is thanks to our popular thread on the r/boardgames subreddit which sent 117 new backers overnight. This is incredible, and it makes... Read more
7:51 Referrer Analytics Update + Interesting Data Conclusions
Seeing as this is the best day yet, and things have really picked up pace in the last 7 hours and 51 minutes since my last referrer data log point,... Read more
More Art - Graveyard Unlocked - 7 hour backer stats
$180,000 Hit! Graveyard (Kickstarter Exclusive) Unlocks!
Fantastic, we will be so glad to be able to give you the graveyard card (illustrated by Rob Lundy) along with everything else. This... Read more
More Artwork & Final Hours...
We are coming into the final hours of the Kickstarter project for Dungeon Roll. Since I went to sleep, there has been $4,190 of backing. This is about 4x of... Read more
Elf Tracker/Ranger UNLOCKED! + More Artwork
Hey everybody, I am actually posting this a little bit before we cross the $160,000 mark because I want to be able to keep my Sunday 100% free of Kickstarter.... Read more
More ART! Dragon Slayer & Dragon's Lair Creation Video
Before we get into the artwork, let me say again that I am very glad to have such a great group of backers that have kept the excitement high for... Read more
ART! Undead Viking, Player Aid, & Enchantress in purple
Please make sure that you "like" this update on Facebook to help use find more backers, and also like the project page on Facebook.
Some people advised me upon the... Read more
$140,000 - Dwarf Berserker Unlocked - More Art and Stretch Rewards, including the Elf Tracker
So, we have hit $140,000 which is incredible. There is well over 7,900 copies that you wonderful backers are pledging for! By the time Dungeon Roll is done with Kickstarter,... Read more
Stretch Goals - What Are They For Anyways?
At the beginning of time, back in 2010, when we Kickstarted Eminent Domain, there weren't really any stretch goals. Back then, Kickstarter was so new to so many people and... Read more
Dragon's Lair Unlocked, an MSRP Price Update, and the Dwarf Berserker
$120,000 - Here Comes The Dragon's Lair
We hit $120,000!!!!! Which means that Rob Lundy will be making a Dragon's Lair card. This card makes no impact on the gameplay... Read more
More Preliminary Artwork & Decisions...
First, I will start with the decisions that have been made definitively:
- Dungeon Roll will be fully supported by TMG with hero booster packs, future expansions, and so forth.
- All... Read more
Mimic Box Art Unleashed
Rob has finished the Mimix box art and has made a time elapsed video of it's creation.
For clarification, this limited edition box will only be available through Kickstarter.
$100,000 Reached... - Metal Coins For Dungeon Roll (Analysis) - New Reward Level
So, we have reached $100,000 in funding in half of the time that the project is live for. I was hopeful about getting to $75,000 by the end, and thought... Read more
FREE BONUS - Treasures Explained (& Artwork) - Respect The Streak
Free Bonus Treasures
So, we were operating under the assumption that we would only be able to have 10 tokens per punchboard and printing 5 punchboards for a total of... Read more
Mimic Unlocked - Stretch Goal Finances - 23 hour referrer analytics
Mimic Box Unlocked, More Dice at $100,000
We hit $80,000, so now Rob needs to make more box art. He has discussed his idea and plan with us internally, and... Read more
Stretch Rewards Galore! The Treasure Hunter says thanks...
So, we passed $70,000 sometime in the night so we will be able to deliver the Treasure Hunter to all of you backers. Thanks!
This is the current rules which... Read more
Leprechaun Unlocked! - Paladin Art Update - @$70,000 The Treasure Hunter - AMA on Reddit
Things just continue to go exceptionally well with this Dungeon Roll Kickstarter project and it is because of you fantastic backers. I really am excited, let me tell you. It... Read more
Undead Viking UNLOCKED, next @$65,000 Leprechaun - + Referrer Analytics Analysis
Undead Viking Unlocked
It is true, the Undead Viking has landed on the shores of Dungeon Roll, and you run in feaf of the pillaging horde of fighters. But he... Read more
Scout Unlocked! Next at $60,000 Undead Viking (and more!)
Amazing, I thought things we going to slow down drastically, but things just keep moving on!
Based on the Kicktraq trend curve it looks like Dungeon Roll is scooping out... Read more
Alchemist UNLOCKED! - Next Hero, The Scout @$55,000
So, I know I mentioned that I wouldn't update on Sunday, so this will be exceptionally brief.
We unlocked the Alchemist at $50,000 of funding, which is awesome! When I... Read more
KS Exclusive Guild Leader - Unlocked, next @$50,000 - The Alchemist
Things keep buzzing along quite well, the excitement for Dungeon Roll is high, and I can feel it. Going into the project it wouldn't have surprised me if we were... Read more
New EXCLUSIVE Reward Tiers & Mimic Box Stretch Reward
You have spoken, and we have listened. There have been numerous requests for ways to further support Dungeon Roll without getting an additional game.
For this, we have added 3... Read more
Reddit AMA Scheduled - Last 23 hours of referrals - Project Sharing Tools
I am in the process of scheduling on Reddit an "Ask Me Anything" thread or time. The moderators said that I needed proof, the beginning of the video for this... Read more
Enchantress UNLOCKED - next goal @ $45,000 - Possible AMA on Reddit?
I keep being amazed at how awesome all of our backers are. I have seen things happen with Dungeon Roll that I have thought couldn't happen on the internet anymore:... Read more
Half Goblin UNLOCKED - Enchantress up next
Well, you have done it. You have forced me to release the half-goblin even though the idea creeps me out.
Half human, half goblin...
Now, there will be 7 heroes... Read more
Behind The Curtain: Finances Of Dungeon Roll
I know that many can be interested in where all of the money goes, and how we might be able to afford $15 including delivery and so forth. So, I... Read more
Bard Hero UNLOCKED - Onto the Half-Goblin
So, we have just passed another stretch goal to unlock the Bard, which is incredible. Dungeon Roll has now funded in less than 24 hours, and in a little more... Read more
Heroes Explained... Stretch Reward #1 - UNLOCKED!
Incredible. Dragon Slayer Reward has been unlocked - He is one of my personal favorite heroes because I like the idea of going and doing battle for the benefit of... Read more
First 24 Funding - Coverage on Wired - Onto stretch goals
While I was sleeping we almost got half way to the first stretch goal from the initial funding. So, I thought it would be prudent to get this statement out... Read more
WOW! Thanks! What can I do for you?
Things have been moving so fast today, I can hardly believe it. I hoped that Dungeon Roll would perform well on Kickstarter, but I worried that the response would be... Read more
NEW PLEDGE LEVEL: International Combo Pack
I have received a number of requests and comments about the cost of shipping internationally. I have made some calculations, and we have added a new ledge level.
$100 -... Read more