A big “thank you” from the designer
Hello, this is Oliver Kiley, the designer of Hegemonic. First, I want to thank all of you, our backers, again for both your enthusiasm and support in backing Hegemonic out... Read more
Shipping has completed!
We have finally completed our shipping. Again, I want to apologize to our backers, customers, and loyal fans for all the delays, errors, and unexpected problems. We were totally overwhelmed... Read more
Current State of Shipping 3 Kickstarters
We've been shipping more days than the Post Office has even been open for over a month now, but we still have a few hundred orders to fill...
Hegemonic shipping started!
The bags have finally arrived!
We started packing / shipping Hegemonic orders for the USA today. Did about 200 of the basic and basic + arbiter token orders.
We'll continue... Read more
The State of Shipping Address - 1/24/2014
Its been a long last few months...
There was a lot of work correcting the data leading up to shipping. There were many problems (over 20% of the orders) with... Read more
Delivery is scheduled for Friday! 1/9/2014
Well I'm about to pull out my hair as it's taken a whole week for the companies involved to get the shipment from Chicago to Milwaukee area (a 90 min... Read more
Shipment is HERE!
Hegemonic has arrived at our warehouses...
1) This week yet we'll try to get all shipments out to the USA backers who opted to get their coins at a later... Read more
Bags and coins found
Fast update for those in Essen. We recovered the bags and coins from customs. If you can please stop back at our booth to get your backer coins and bags.... Read more
Hegemonic Foil Box
Finally got my hands on a Foil version of the Hegemonic box that all you Kickstarter backers will be getting. It looks sweet! (Still in shrink wrap as I couldn't... Read more
Gut this from the shipping company today and I verified it was regarding the Hegemonic boxes:
"The container is not in Chicago yet as it is getting loaded on the... Read more
Hegemonic - The Unboxing
I just got the first copy off the press air-mailed to me for inspection. This is the final game and they are being packed up to be shipped. I'm VERY... Read more
I am told our Hegemonic games will be sent to be put on a boat next week. That means I expect them in our warehouse by the week of Essen (Oct... Read more
Est Delivery Time
Given all the delays that have happened I asked for a specific delivery date from our manufacturer and they stated that the mass production should be done by the end... Read more
Hegemonic Project Update
I waited till after GenCon so I'd have the most current pictures and information to share with you all.
The minis were delivered to us but we found one more... Read more
All the plastic...
Got another picture of the plastic bits for Hegemonic today. I should have a set to demo with at GenCon if you want to come check it out at booth... Read more
Hegemonic - Plastics Color Test
Below you will see a first color test for the plastic minis in Hegemonic. We tried to go with something translucent but there were too many problems. So we were... Read more
We hope to have a sample at GenCon!
Sorry for the lack of actual updates to this particular project. I think I may have updated in the comments assuming people would read them. Some updates have been posted... Read more
Hegemonic White Box
Got the actual samples of the miniatures and the "white box" version of the game. The box is real heavy and everything looks awesome!
Most of the pictures can be... Read more
Nearly final models.
Just got back from Origins were we demoed Hegemonic a couple times to excited players. They all loved it.
We got the near final model images and I'll shortly have... Read more
Update regarding Manhattan Project (ONLY)
I got the printer to send me 30 extra sets of cards so I can swap out some of you who are really bothered by the 16th of an inch... Read more
Update about add-ons
SECOND STAGE: I know a lot of your backed our Manhattan Project package and that included the expansion Second Stage. But there were some delays in it's delivery so we... Read more
Hegemonic Back Cover
I wanted to show you all the draft of the back cover of Hegemonic - so look at the bottom for that! Almost ready to send to the printer.
We... Read more
Updated Print & Play plus Rules.
We're putting the final touches on the game to submit to the printer. We have also just sent out an update 1.1 of the print and play version of the... Read more
Hegemonic Print & Play released.
We are currently sending all backers their link to download the Print and Play version of Hegemonic. It's about 95% the same as what is going to print. You will... Read more
Prototype Leader Cards for Hegemonic
We have some near final artwork and layout for the back sides of the House cards for the game posted here:
Give it a thumbs up so... Read more
New Campaign for more Coins!
Anyone interested in Hegemonic and/or its coins will be interested in this new unannounced Kickstarter campaign that just opened up. This way you can grab any of the limited spots... Read more
85k Stetch Goal - Metal Coins!
I can't believe it but you all pulled together to hit the $85k stretch goal and now I owe you all a free set of 50 metal coins! Everyone will... Read more
Lowered Metal CAPs!
Wow, you guys & gals have been doing great. So great that we're within $1k of reaching the Foiled / Digitally Signed KS only box! So just to challenge you... Read more
Yahoo! We have reached the Plastic bits stretch goal!
OK all you by-standers who wanted to wait till this game hit the plastic miniatures stretch goal. We have hit it! Now you have no excuse not to pledge.
In... Read more
We are very close to plastic bits now! Keep spreading the words.
Several of you wanted something more to help out on the Ala-Carte menu so I found an item... Read more
$60k reached. 3 more days for less then 10k to Plastic Bits!
Thank you all for your support. We and everyone else would really like to see the plastic bits be a reality so we need to make an extra effort to... Read more
$55k reached, Lower Plastic Goal, Manhattan Rewards
STRETCH GOAL REACHED!
Thanks for helping us reach the $55k stretch goal so that we have the funds to print the extra leader cards now. We also are expanding the... Read more
Hegemonic Prototype Demo (Milwaukee, WI area)
Sorry for the short notice, but it couldn't be helped...
Several people in the general WI / IL area said they'd like to try Hegemonic before the Kickstarter campaign finishes.... Read more
$50k Stretch Goal reached!
We have broken through the all important $50k stretch goal. On our way to $55k where we add more House leaders and back story added to the manual! Thank you... Read more
On the Menu today...
We keep on chugging along, but we feel we need a little more gas...
We have updated several things in the campaign to help us get more revenue toward the... Read more
Hegemonic Reviews are out!
Here is the video review of Hegemonic by UndeadViking
And here is a write up by GeedDad at Wired.com
We made it to $45k stretch goal!
Yes! We made it to the highly desired duel layered player boards goal. Now your bits won't be fulling off your board all the time like the do in the... Read more
Contributor Discussion Thread open
Oliver has opened the discussion thread for CONTRIBUTOR level pledgers. While everyone is welcome to contribute, the final submissions will only be accepted by the people who pledged those levels.... Read more
Stretch Goal $40,000 reached!
Yippy! We've made our next stretch goal of player aids added to the game! Thanks for the support. Now we need to push for the VERY important double-layered player boards... Read more
Stretch Goal $3500 reached!
Thanks for all you support! We have reached our first stretch goal. Now lets push past a few more before the last week rush!
There is more information and discussion... Read more
2 New Reward Levels for Hegemonic
We have added 2 new levels of rewards to this campaign.
The first one is the ability to name one of the 6 (or 12) Houses (dynasty leaders). The other... Read more
New Contest to win Free Games!
We are starting another contest where you can get entries for referring people to the contest. It requires you give us your email address but we promise not to mail... Read more
Hegemonic Play Instructional videos are live!
We have the play demo videos loaded up now. Please give them a view and spread the word. You can find them on our main page.
In case you missed... Read more
I've changed a few things on the Kickstarter campaign I'd like to bring to everyone's attention.
- There is an error on the $1 pledge. It does NOT include the... Read more
Wow! What a first day!
Wow what a wild first day! We've already achived 30% of our goal and have been listed #3 on the Hot Seven Games on KickTraq:
Stretch goals here we... Read more