Maximum Apocalypse: Legendary Edition is LIVE on Kickstarter
The Legendary Edition of Maximum Apocalypse is currently LIVE on Kickstarter thru May 2nd. The campaign will only be up for 16 days and features miniatures, a storage tray solution,... Read more
Set a Watch is LIVE on Kickstarter!
Gothic Horrors is Live on Kickstarter
Gothic Horrors, our first deluxe expansion to Maximum Apocalypse, is currently live on Kickstarter. It's only $29 on Kickstarter now through April 26th. If you missed the first Maximum Apocalypse... Read more
New Canton is Live on Kickstarter!
After a 2 year hiatus, Brass Empire is back and New Canton is live on Kickstarter. The expansion is only $42 and if you missed the first Brass Empire (which... Read more
Maximum Apocalypse is Live on Kickstarter
Today is the big day. After years of hard work, Maximum Apocalypse is finally live on Kickstarter! I've had a blast showing off this game at conventions over the past... Read more
Wrapping up 2016
Hello you beautiful backers! It was about a year ago that you all made Brass Empire a reality on Kickstarter. Since 2016 is coming to a close, I thought it... Read more
Conventions and Final Shipping Update
I was planning for GenCon to be my last convention for a while but I’m finishing the summer season strong with some opportunities that popped up.
First up,... Read more
August Update – a bit early
I just wanted to pop on here and thank everyone one last time for backing Brass Empire and making it a reality. Many of you have received your games or... Read more
Post-Fulfillment update from ShipNaked
We have successfully shipped Brass Empire for Rock Manor Games. All the campaign reward packages of Brass Empire have been sent. For those of you who haven't yet received a... Read more
Update from ShipNaked
Greetings Brass Empire Backers! We're happy to be shipping Brass Empire for Rock Manor Games.
Before we ship, we will send out address verification emails to the email you provided... Read more
Fulfillment Commences after the Holiday Weekend
Hello backers and Happy 4th of July weekend to some of you! I'm excited to let everyone know that I got an email from ShipNaked yesterday and they confirmed that... Read more
The Games Have Landed!
I just wanted to send everyone a quick note letting you know that the ship arrived in Boston early this morning and the games are officially on their way to... Read more
Updated Shipping Info
Remember when I said that you can use marinetraffic.com or vesselfinder.com to track the vessel, but they're not always accurate. After checking on the Hong Kong Bridge - I was... Read more
June Update: Conventions & Shipping Update
A last minute spot for Origins Game Fairopened, so I'll be heading to Columbus, OH in a few weeks and will be previewing Brass Empire at the... Read more
Shipping and Fulfillment Schedule (Tentative)
I'm sorry to say that I just got word that the games shipped from China. Who would've thought that it would take 2 weeks to clear Chinese customs and ship!... Read more
May Update: Production is Complete
I got word a few weeks ago that production is complete on all the rewards for Brass Empire. All of my Kickstarter funds have been spent prepaying for shipping and... Read more
April Update: Production, Upcoming Conventions + Samples
Mass Production is nearly complete!
I heard from the manufacturer on Wednesday and they informed me that they are pushing to complete the production as early as possible. If everything goes... Read more
March Update: Games be printing
Mass Production is underway!
I heard on February 27th that our manufacturer was starting mass production of the game! They have informed me that everything should be completed by April... Read more
This post is primarily about production but there are a few other cool things I have to mention as well.
It seems like all the production files are good... Read more
Vote for Brass Empire as your most anticipated game of 2016
First off thanks to a backer for pointing this out on BGG to me. I was a little late to the party, but if you have a moment and are... Read more
January Update (it's a big one)
Happy New Year! I hope everyone enjoyed the holidays. It’s been awhile since I wrote an update but I really want to save updates for when I have something substantial... Read more
I hope all of our US Backers had a happy Thanksgiving. It's been a month since the close of the Brass campaign so even though I don't have that much... Read more
Week 2: Finish your Survey!
At this point everyone should have received a survey email from crowdox.com. If you haven't received this email, please message me ASAP. We're still waiting on 25% of backers to... Read more
Week 1: Play the game, Preorders, Playmat and more
This is the first of a number of updates over the next few weeks and months that will let you know what's going on behind the scenes while you're waiting... Read more
THANK YOU! 500 backer Stretch Goal Unlocked! Campaign is over...
Wow! What an amazing weekend and last couple days of the campign. YOU DID IT! You raised $23,585 to make this crazy dream a reality and we got to 500... Read more
Last Day - Stretch Goal Unlocked!
Final day of the campaign and as expected you guys unlocked our next stretch goal! Say goodbye to the same old boring Mining Platform for every player.
We will... Read more
Only 39 hours left! New Card Back
We have a little less than 48 hours left and are already off to an amazing start today. It will be fantastic to have unique mining platforms for each corporate... Read more
All Stretch Goals Revealed!
We are getting down to the wire so I thought it pertinent to release the full list of stretch goals for everyone. I'm guessing that the 500 backer goal and... Read more
Final Days and a note on Diversity with Card Previews
As all of you know, the final week of the campaign did not go as planned. It was actually originally scheduled to end tonight but with the IP dispute thing,... Read more
One of the really unique aspects of Brass Empire is that each corporate faction has a unique reserve deck that ONLY they can buy from at any time (instead of... Read more
Card Preview and Brass Empire Avatars
I'm so happy from all the comments especially from the backers that had the opportunity to play the game and enjoyed it so much. I'm still recovering from the whole... Read more
We are back baby!
Solitaire Gameplay video, Unpub Event and more Card Previews
Last Night I had a great time demoing the game at the Game Makers Guild of Philadelphia Meetup. We had a really great 4 player free for all game that ended... Read more
Boxes and Card Preview
We are approaching the final week of the Kickstarter so I plan on doing more frequent updates until we're finished here! I'm hoping we get a good surge at the... Read more
Stretch Goal Unlocked! Voting and Card Preview
As anticipated, we broke $15k this weekend for the Corporate ID cards stretch goal. The company ID cards offer a unique new risk/reward play mechanic to the game, allowing a... Read more
Card Preview, Vote, Watch me lose, Avatars and more!
I've been hard at work on the final card designs and thanks to your feedback am almost halfway done getting all the cards ready for print. That means that the ... Read more
We are at the Half Way Point. Only 15 days left!
Today is the official half-way mark of the campaign and what better way to celebrate than listen to me ramble on about Steamcraft and other games on the Grogheads podcast... Read more
Vote on the final card design/layout
I've been working on improving the cards of Steamcraft and am happy to finally share with you some graphic design revisions. I think these subtle changes to the cards really... Read more
$12k Stretch Goal Unlocked: Playmat Reward + More!
Once again thank you to all the amazing people who have stumbled on my project and backed it thus far. We had a great weekend and are only $1800 away... Read more
Press Round-Up and a few FAQs
This past week we've had a lot more press stuff getting released. In addition to the video preview above and the ones from Board Game Brawl and Undead Viking... Read more
Final Faction Spotlight: McGlynn Clockwerks
McGlynn ClockwerksThe McGlynn clan has long served the aristocracy and royalty of Cobalt and continue to serve as policemen today. When Brass was discovered, the family was recognized for... Read more
Windcraft Enterprises was originally founded by the royal Tarleton family during the brass revolution. While the company started off catering to the upper class with luxurious sailcars, there... Read more
Stretch Goal 1 Unlocked!
Congratulations everyone we've unlocked the first stretch goal! That's 5 exclusive cards for only you our incredible backers! These 5 Company Starting Cards each feature a unique and powerful card... Read more
As I'm writing this update, we are only a few dollarsaway from our first Stretch goal. I will write up an update on that (hopefully) later today. There are... Read more
We are now completely funded! Steamcraft is a go. Thank you to everyone. Now we can focus on some of our amazing stretch goals. More news next week.
The conservatively run Omni-Edo Corporation is currently run by Chairwoman Himiko Edo. Ms. Edo may have inherited her position, but she is known to run the company with... Read more
Introducing Frontier Rail (and a Quick Day 1 Recap)
What an awesome and overwhelming first day. You guys are absolutely the best! Thanks to everyone who has backed, asked a question or helped spread the word. Steamcraft is well... Read more