Announcing Ancient Terrible Things:The Lost Charter Expansion + 2nd Edition
Hello Dear Backers!
It has been a year since the first backers began receiving their copies of Ancient Terrible Things.
Since that time, the remainder of the first print run... Read more
UK - VAT and handling
There have been a few isolated instances of backers in the UK, being charged a tax+handling fee of GBP 11, for their packages.
If you have been charged, please send... Read more
South African backers - Regional delivery and collection
To all SA backers,
There was a minor communication error with our US distributors, who commenced shipping the SA orders of ATT from the US, and sent out shipping orders... Read more
South African Tabletop Day - Signing and Demo
Rob van Zyl, the co-creator of Ancient Terrible Things, will be available for signing and demoing of Ancients at the following Cape Town stores, on International Tabletop Day:
Fanaticus: 11.30am... Read more
South African Tabletop Day and SA backers.
We are pleased to announce that Ancient Terrible Things has arrived in South Africa and we will be shipping out to our SA KS backers from next week.
In addition... Read more
Shipment has arrived.
This is a quick update to let all backers know, that the main shipment of games has arrived safely in the US, and is currently being organised for local distribution... Read more
ATT Update. February/March 2014
Print n' Play
The main shipment of games should be in the US in the next week or so. As there will a few weeks between... Read more
Down in the Hold.
"Captain, there is something you should know about our cargo..."
ATT Shipping Update. January 2014.
We have been in the process over the last few weeks attempting to consolidate the print... Read more
What better end of year gift than to receive our first production copy of ATT, delivered hot off the press and airmailed to our studio door! We were quick to... Read more
Ready to Roll.
Il racconto di quella maledetta spedizione viene riportato con parole appena sussurrate. Un gruppo di avventurieri su un battello, nel profondo di una giungla lontana, alla folle ricerca di fama... Read more
Bring me Hard Proof.
Greetings ATT KS backers,
We were contacted at the crack of business today by a courier with a package from the East, waiting at the doors of our studio at... Read more
From the Studio Desk III : Card sheets and thoughts on Spiel.
Greetings KS backers,
As we enter the hurry-up-and-wait period of manufacturing pre-press checks, here is a peek behind the scenes of pre-press minutiae from the PCG studio desk, that should hopefully keep... Read more
Behind the Veil
Since our last update a few weeks ago, we have been working feverishly at the finalisation of all artwork and specifications with our manufacturers in the East.... Read more
Crop marks and Die cuts. An ATT Pre-press Update.
Hello dear Backers!
We tend to avoid personal updates,in the interest of keeping a small veil on the creative process and not breaking the "fourth wall", and generally leaving some... Read more
Final pre-press and fresh eyes (in a jar.)
The final two pieces of art for Ancients were completed today. And as tribute to their place as bookmarks and full stops to these mammoth project, find samples of the... Read more
Various objet on the studio desk....
"A still clearing. A steady hum of insect life. A broken metal hulk. A Pilot's Twisted Fate."
A new Encounter card and a tribute to a great pulp horror trope.... Read more
"Steadfast at the wheel, none had travelled deeper up that twisted waterway. Only this time, his journey was a personal and dangerous quest. Within his cabin locker, a delicate vellum... Read more
And so the First Explorer Campaign ends.
A huge thank you to all of our backers for the wonderful support. The campaign has not only inspired us with great ideas,... Read more
"Though barely visible, the insignia of the Institut Géographique was unmistakable. The delicate vellum was the authentic document. The spider web of meticulously rendered lines, though faded and ravaged by... Read more
"Recovery was slow. The days, a shifting mirage of tropical delirium. The cool colours of the jungle melting into warm saffron and gold and back again. The monks observed silent... Read more
ATT Rules of Play French Translation
Following on from our Spanish translation announcement yesterday, we are excited to release the first draft of the Rules of Play for Ancient Terrible Things in French.
Immense thanks to... Read more
ATT Rules of Play Spanish Translation
A quick update for our Spanish backers!
One of our early First Explorer Campaign backers and Spanish nationals, Ed Gorende, has been hard at work translating the rules of ATT.... Read more
Pitfalls vs Artefacts vs Villains
It's the final weekend of the First Explorer Campaign on Kickstarter, and final pre-production for Ancient Terrible Things steams ahead! Wondering what the KS Promo Card will be? How about... Read more
Whatever was lurking nearby in the undergrowth, was impatient and hungry.
And that sound. Almost animal, but just not animal enough.
Only one round in the shooter. Stop the shaking.... Read more
The hidden shaft opened into a vast cavity. Broken masonry from some forgotten edifice dimly visible on the chaotic floor. But all attention was quickly consumed by the limestone sculpture... Read more
The doctor had been found near a remote missionary station.
Suffering from advanced exposure to the noxious fever vapours so prevalent in those unforgiving climes, his belongings consisted of a... Read more
Heart of Weirdness
"Each bend of the Mekong as added to my map seemed an important geographical discovery. Nothing could distract me from this abiding concern. It came to possess me like a... Read more
Lost in Translation.
We have broken past the halfway mark in our KS funding. Thank you all for the support thus far!
With that we can also bring some good new updates on... Read more
Custom Dice vs Classic Dice.
There have been several comments and suggestions around the use of classic dice in Ancient Terrible Things, and whether we would consider custom dice as... Read more
Something has awoken, too.
To all our First Explorers,
Most of you would have received this information yesterday. We inadvertently set our first update to be viewable by backers only, and this caused a... Read more