Gratitude Post & more info
Whaaaaat~ another update so soon after the last one? What's going on??
You all have seriously given me so much love and support since that last post that I just... Read more
Much anticipated first-leg shipping schedule update!
Lemme first say that I see everyone's comments as they come in, and I apologize for being unresponsive. Life has been very tumultuous the last several months, and... Read more
Finalizing Shipping Details
It's the beginning of the end, folks!
You should have received an email from BackerKit today looking to finalize your shipping details. I've made updates to people's addresses when I've... Read more
Insert & Mass Production Update
Happy New Year! Well, 12 days into the new year. Happy January 12th. Okay, moving on.
I've been asked a lot about the insert - what's it going... Read more
Status Update - Production, Shipping, and more
Hey there, folks. I'mma give it to you straight, let's go -
The games should be done printing and on their way to their fulfillment centers by December... Read more
Digital Sample Proof! LOTS of pictures!
Hey there, everyone, Happy Halloween! (a bit early, but still!)
I received Rabbit Island's "digital proof" last week - and then had to sit on my hands until the printer... Read more
A Much Desired Update!
I'm sincerely sorry for the delayed update - this sort of extended radio silence is unusual for me, and it shouldn't happen again. I *know*, as a consumer and oft-Kickstarter... Read more
Final Rulebook Copy! (Just in time for my birthday!)
Happy birthday to me - and happy Monday to all of you! We've got our
FINAL RULEBOOK COPY (click here for full book)
Finally done! :D
Feel free to click... Read more
Back of the Box Art Revealed! And General Update
We recently revealed the front of the box image, and now I've got the back of the box!
Click here for a larger image!
We're in the final read-through... Read more
Happy 1 Year! Front of the Box Art Revealed!
Click here for a larger image!
Looking forward to being able to show off so much more in the coming days/weeks!
General Update & Lock Down Imminent!
Happy One Year Anniversary! Last year today, Rabbit Island's campaign was funded and the first dominoes started to fall.
It's pretty bittersweet to me that the final dominoes in that... Read more
Find Us @ Origins Game Fair 2018 - June 13-17 (Weds-Sun)
Where will you be this weekend? Hopefully joining Infinite Heart Games' game designer Sammie & excellent game master Pat at Origins Game Fair in Columbus, OH, this coming weekend (June... Read more
To Do List & Creative Content Recipe Art
It's been BUSY, and trying to find time to write/finish these updates lately has proven to me that this is why people need interns and assistants.
The biggest thing to... Read more
Meeple Art Preview
Hello from the end of the month!
I've got the final meeple art from the artist and the colors have been confirmed by the printer!
The cost to have... Read more
Wallpapers For All!
Maybe you noticed that the art on our Kickstarter banner changed recently? Here's the full picture, a new landscape spread that's being used at the front of our rulebook:... Read more
Printing Timeline & Collapse! New Art
Greetings from suddenly-it's-the-end-of-the-month! Time just flies when you're being productive. (And having fun, but it's the productivity part that I'm most concerned with.)
I was going to make a fancy... Read more
Introducing Charm & Lacey! [Lots of New Art!] & General Update
Lately I've been overrun with conversations - with the artists as we continue to finish the last of the components and cards; with the printer as we finalize our design... Read more
Meeple Debate Results & Game Components Update (with new art!)
Hey there, everyone! I've definitely overshot the mid-February update, sorry about that. Dodging the flu and keeping up with babies and other responsibilities can get overwhelming sometimes.
Anyway, I'm excited... Read more
Let's Talk Meeples [poll] + a New Art Preview!
As Action card art continues to be churned out, I've been busy working on other game components that need to be dealt with next - the different token designs, the... Read more
Earthquake Post Part 1.5 - Or, here's an example of the change with pictures!
If you haven't read about the changes to the Earthquake Action Card, please check it out in my last post. It was rightfully brought to my attention in one of... Read more
New Art & Earthquake Discussion!
Sorry about the delayed update yet again, everyone! I wish I could pay someone to follow me around and write down all my thoughts so these would be easier to... Read more
Convention Alert: MAGFest 2018 / National Harbor, MD
I promise to have a more comprehensive update next week, but I've had my hands too full of prep for MAGFest 2018 to be able to concentrate on much else.
But... Read more
Mid-December And All's Well
So, I have a confession to make, I'm just going to get it over with right here at the top:
Our artist moved.
Not just moved houses,... Read more
What's best after a Drought and Poor Harvest? A warm Thanksgiving!
I've touched on the creative process that goes into making the art decisions for the cards in the last couple posts - and I'm a huge fan of being to... Read more
Happy (USA) Thanksgiving! (More Art!)
So it's just by happenstance that the art produced earlier this month (that is currently ready to be viewed) is all pretty "sad" art - Drought, Poor Harvest,... Read more
November is rollin' in! Full Harvests for all!
I hope everyone had a wonderful Halloween, and got lots of treats - just like Acorn in Full Harvest!
There's not much to update you on this time around.... Read more
New Art Update! And, RVA's Unpub Mini!
The most common update from here on out will be card art. I probably won't be able to show off all 82 pieces of card art, plus all the other... Read more
Green Wins! - and, Action Card Template Update
This update is a few days late, sorry about that! I was trying to get a couple of art elements finished and lost track of time.
Let's get down to... Read more
Vote on Acorn's Meeple Color & Print out a Coloring Book Sample Page!
Mid-September is upon us, and with it comes the chance to help us make a design decision, as well as design a few decisions yourself! (That will make sense, I... Read more
New Month, New Rabbit Leader! Introducing Acorn!
Happy September, one and all!
I managed to hit all the items on the To Do List I outlined in my last update, and am pleased to say that I... Read more
What's been done, and what's left to do! Also, Introducing Saffron!
It's already the middle of August! It's amazing how time can fly when you're juggling so many different tasks.
Things are moving along here at a steady clip. In the... Read more
Brief Progress Report, Surveys, and a Live Drawing Event!
It has been an intense two weeks, waiting for Kickstarter to finish what they needed to do so we could really get the ball rolling on the next major steps!... Read more
What Comes Next
Greetings from the other side!
I'm so thankful and happy that the campaign has ended on such a high note! Thank you all for stepping up and helping us fund... Read more
Here at midnight while I type this, we have only about 17 hoursleft to go.These last couple of days have been incredible, and this final stretch appears to... Read more
The Final 48 - All Goals Met!
With only 42 hours left to go (as of me writing this), we've achieved everything we've set out to do.
We hit our initial goal and then smashed through... Read more
Pledge Manager Backer Goal in motion~
Today I had the pleasure of talking to a representative from BackerKit, a pledge manager many of you may have run into at the conclusion of other campaigns.
I've had... Read more
$18k and counting! 20 Extra pieces of card art ahead!
We're headed into the weekend with plenty of wiggle room as to what we can accomplish by the end of the campaign on Monday. Kicktraq is still showing us... Read more
Custom Insert Achieved! 4 days to go, and so much art left to earn!
Oh yeah, custom plastic insert, here we go! Way to close out the night with a strong finish. :D
Now it's onward and upward to getting more art!
Remember: For... Read more
Rockin' The 2nd Stretch Goal! 4th SG revealed!
It barely took us another 2 days to blast through our Player Board & Wooden Tracker Stretch Goal! We're working toward getting those mocked up so we can show... Read more
Hit our #1 Stretch Goal, A New Poll For #2, & #3 Revealed!
I didn't want to spam everyone with "Yay!" over and over yesterday, so I'm stretching these updates out. (See what I did there? If we fund our 2nd Stretch Goal... Read more
+100% Funded! Stretch Goals Ahead!
The best reason to be awake at 5 a.m. on a Sunday is to be excited about completing your funding goal!
Even more exciting - we have 8 days... Read more
Less than $1k left to raise! And a closer look at What's In the Box!
As we round the week down here on Friday, I just want to express my sincere gratitude for all the awesome support and effort you all have made in... Read more
Introducing Cobalt & our 2nd Stretch Goal!
I woke up this morning and was pleased to see that the holiday didn't slow us down one bit! Those fireworks last night were clearly celebrating us closing in... Read more
75%+! Also: Cobalt Viewing, & "Who's Next?" Poll
Ooooh, this weekend we jumped up to +75%, and we're still rockin' another 2 weeks of productivity. I have a good feeling we'll hitting our main goal before the... Read more
Halfway Mark! $10k & New Media Highlights!
I hope everybody had a great week! We've rounded into the halfway mark going strong - we only have ~$4,500 left to raise!
And raise it we will... Read more
3 weeks remaining & a bit on Leader Cobalt!
I've seen a few comments along the lines of "I hope we fund!" because it looks like funding has slowed down. Like I said in my last update -... Read more
11th Day Progress Report - How to Beat The Slump
What is "The Slump"?
It's a point during the campaign - usually after the first 7-10 days - where our momentum starts to slow down. It's a perfectly... Read more
Are you in the EU? This One's For You.
You asked for it, you got it.
We're officially EU-Friendly!
Over the last several days, I've been in contact with Games Quest, a highly recommended game... Read more
Stretch Goal - Upgraded Rabbit Pawns!
We've been asked a lot about stretch goals recently, and since we're nearing 50% funded, I figured I'd go ahead and reveal our first stretch goal - upgraded rabbit pawns... Read more
Origins Convention Report & 3rd Day Update!
You guys, 3 days in and we're well on our way to 50%!
I've got a few things cooking here - EU-friendly shipping being one thing, a retailer level reward... Read more
24 Hour Progress Report + Backer Icons!
You guys! I'm so excited to say that we've ROCKED these first 24 hours!
It's been amazing watching things behind the scenes. I wanted to update you on some very... Read more