Printing should be complete by the end of the month!
Firstly, the goodest of news - by the end of this month, Village Pillage should be completely printed!
Our printer's original estimate was that it would be done by... Read more
The sample has arrived!
Before I dive into the sample details (and flood you with pictures), I want to take a second to point you to the currently-running Brains! Kickstarter campaign - it's the... Read more
Just a short update today, because I've spent the last week sick in bed.
TIPS FOR BEING SICK:
- Do lots of sleeping
- Eat all the carbs in the world,... Read more
In our last update, I mentioned that Tania’s proof had arrived, and that mine was due the next day.
I’m happy to announce that the second proof (or "reproof")... Read more
Proofs have arrived, and the first Designer Diary!
Pardon the month-long gap between updates; that’s something we generally avoid at Jellybean Games, but a few things collided to prevent an update from coming sooner:
At the start... Read more
Village Pillage has been sent to the printer!
Since our last update, Village Pillage has been sent to the printer! What exactly does that mean?
Well, in order to print a game, we have to first send... Read more
The pledge manager is out!
By now, the majority of you should have received an invitation to the Village Pillage pledge manager! This is where you can pick up add-ons, specify where you want... Read more
Final metal chicken mockups, and Hidden Panda!
First of all - exciting news!
Today we launched a campaign for Hidden Panda, our social deduction game for the whole family. It has pandas, grandma, a “cup... Read more
Metal chicken coin mockups!
It’s been a crazy few weeks here at Jellybean headquarters (JBHQ, for those who love initialisms). Last weekend, we went to BGG Spring with our first ever booth!
Among... Read more
We did it!!
On Friday at 9pm, the campaign closed at $83,060 - that’s more than 800% of our funding goal.
You are one of the 2988 amazing backers who made this... Read more
Metal Chicken Coin: UNLOCKED! 2 hours to go!
It’s made out of metal
And makes my heart quicken
It flips to break ties
That’s right: it’s a chicken!
We just unlocked the METAL CHICKEN COIN
We did... Read more
Unique promo relics: unlocked! Final 24 hours! Final round of The Ultimate Pillager! It's all happening!
Roses are red,
Potatoes are brown,
Turnips are purple,
And traded in town
We are about to hit the final 24 hours of the campaign.
Tomorrow... Read more
Free 6-player expansion unlocked for all backers!
Some walls are blue
And made out of bricks
When they're extended
They go up to six!
Since yesterday’s post, we have rocketed past $60k, and we’re well on... Read more
#teamrutabaga is still in the tournament!
Merchants are yellow
And drive Studebakers
With big bumper stickers:
Since yesterday’s post, we’ve hit almost $60,000. Just a few more pledges, and we’ll have unlocked... Read more
2000 backers! Final 4 days! More turnips: unlocked!
We have hit 2000 backers!
Actually, at the time I write this, we’ve hit 2018 backers! One for every year the world has existed*.
*I’m pretty sure that’s how... Read more
One week to go! 500% funded! Poetry contest results!
Cowards are yellow,
You will see red,
When the Turncoat deserts.
In just ONE WEEK, the Village Pillage campaign will come to an end.
It’s been a... Read more
Custom-cut turnips: unlocked! Also…a TIE?
The Veteran’s old
Yet still he's quite dapper
So to no one's surprise
He tied with the Trapper.
Since our last update, we unlocked our next stretch goal! The... Read more
The Smuggler has been unlocked, and we’re most of the way to custom-cut turnips!
Relics are green,
The Smuggler is thrifty
(That’s the term that HE uses
Others say “shifty”)
I’m excited to announce that over the weekend, a few things happened: We... Read more
Some frequently-asked questions! Also, linen-finish cards: UNLOCKED!
Roses are red,
Beets: also red.
It’s a popular hue.
Since the last update, we have smashed through yet another stretch goal!
That’s right: linen-finish cards are... Read more
The first victory for #teamradish!
Raiders are red
Walls are all blue
The florist gains five
But you steal at +2
We are more than halfway towards our next stretch goal; at $35k, we’re... Read more
Another stretch goal unlocked!
Little Bo Peep
has lost her sheep,
and doesn't know where to find them
It's really quite urgent;
they're needed by merchants.
Somebody ought to remind them!
Earlier today,... Read more
Another stretch goal unlocked!
The Toll Bridge is blue,
The Trapper hunts fox,
And just yesterday,
We upgraded the box
First of all, great news!
We have unlocked another stretch goal!
At... Read more
The Ultimate Pillager!
The farmer is green,
The monk is quite weird
His turnips are blue
As the hue of his beard
Since last night’s update, we’ve raised enough to unlock another... Read more
Funded in 4 hours + first stretch goal unlocked!
Raiders are red,
They make my heart quicken
Just as you did
When you unlocked a chicken
My name’s Peter! Along with Tom Lang, I’m one of the designers... Read more