Hybrid Reprint and Planetoid
I just wanted to send a quick update to inform you that we are reprinting the plastic card edition. I was hesitant to do this right away because I want... Read more
Present and Future of Portal Dragon
I would like to thank you all for your support. Because of you, Portal Dragon is growing with exciting new projects coming up. We have a new addition to... Read more
Top 100 and Pax U
Palm Island has been included in the 2018 People's Choice Top 100 Solo Games list. This list has some great solo games. I am honored to be included in this... Read more
Most shipments complete.
By this time most people have received their games. There are a few still caught in customs and on their way. If you have any issues with damages or missing... Read more
The Last Shipments have Departed!
It is with great excitement that I can now officially announce that all shipments are on their way to backers. I received this email last night:
"A good portion went out on... Read more
Shipping Progress Update
This update is to all those who have not received their shipments yet.
If your pledge does not specifically say "EU friendly" then your shipment falls into this category even... Read more
Shipping Info, Replacements, and Contest results.
"Rest of the World" Shipping update
I just got news this morning that the Rest of the World shipment left on Saturday for VFI. I contacted VFI they have received... Read more
This update just kept growing... Shipping... Some fun... a contest...
I have been super busy following GenCon and USA fulfillment. But here is a quick update on where we stand. (after I finished writing it out it turned out to... Read more
Boxes, labels and bubble wrap. Its all happening.
We are currently in the thick of packing everything up here in the USA. Yesterday we got all of the unique orders completed and today we tackle the... Read more
It's here! Well 50.7% of "it".
The US shipment has arrived. With lots of headaches and delays, the US games are on the ground and in our hands. We have been prepping everything for shipment so when... Read more
Loan me your thumbs
I posted a comment about the shipment status but figured I should let everyone know here as well. The USA shipment is currently on its way to Nashville. So that... Read more
Through the manufacturing process, I expected to have all sorts of production updates with photos and videos. But I suppose better than pictures is the news of the shipment has been... Read more
Address Lock Down
Let me get this out of the way right up front. Production is running but there is no real update on that front. As we come close to the end... Read more
Officially in Production... Whew!
Today I received and approved the card proofs and my rep said they will start production tomorrow. I wish I had the privilege of saying this over a month ago but... Read more
The proofs are in (partially)
So last night I got the first set of proofs from the factory and they are looking great. I have already approved all of the digital proofs, the next step... Read more
White Box Recieved
This week I was so excited to receive a box from China. Inside was the white box proofs for Palm Island.
I first opened the basic Plam Island Box. They included... Read more
A Quick Update
I just wanted to let everyone know where we stand. In short, not much is happening right now and sadly we have still not begun printing.
Lately, there has not been anything... Read more
Where we stand with manufacturing.
This came much later then I would have hoped. I am sorry for the delay.
I have spent the last week and a half in limbo with hopes of more... Read more
BackerKit End Date
Not too much is going on here. I am working with our shippers to make sure everything is ready on their end while working out some final details with the... Read more
BackerKit Live and Plastic Boxes!
Here are photos of the plastic boxes we will be getting. I have upgraded it to a full waterproof box that clamps shut and is perfect travel with you to the... Read more
Production Update 1 - Backerkit Status
This week I got the quote back from the manufacturer. However, I was not satisfied with the quality of the plastic box. We have been working on this issue and are... Read more
We did it!
Thank you so much to all of our 4803 backers! I can not express enough my gratitude. I am so astounded that my little game has gotten so much attention... Read more
10 hours to go. Add-On Update
I have some news for those interested in the solo deck sleeve. We are adding them as an add-on!
Solo Deck Case Add-On $2- This deck sleeve/wallet holds one... Read more
$86,000... Wow... +2000% funded... I tried not to have expectations. I was going to be thrilled just to fund and make my game. But this has been amazing with over... Read more
With the $70,000 goal achieved we have now upgraded the magnetic flap box to include spot UV! There have been a lot of questions about the boxes. Here is an exact list... Read more
$58,000 Stretchgoal Unlocked.
We got the single deck sleeves! Now you can take your island with you with even greater ease.
We are still working out the details of this item. The exact... Read more
Stretch Goal Announced
There has been a lot of talk and confusion about the boxes starting with the addition of the add-on magnetic box. I have figured out a solution with my... Read more
$42,000 Stretch Goal Unlocked!
Wow, we hit $42,000 fast. Over 1000% funded with over 2k backers. This is amazing. With this level, we have added more cards to the game allowing for a fully... Read more
$32,000 Stretch Goal Unlocked
Last night we passed $32k and unlocked divider cards so you can organize and save your game. These square will be used to separate the various cards that come in a... Read more
We just unlocked the $24,000 pledge level and with it 3 new co-op ability cards. These cards will add new abilities to the co-op mode of play allowing players to... Read more
We hit $15,000! Which means the boxes for the game will be improved. As some of you may have seen I do not have exact details on these yet since... Read more
$10,000 Stretch Goal Unlocked (Great Day!)
We are killing it! (I always wait for a child to chime in asking what we are killing and why) CONTINUING! Notice my persistence. This has been awesome. If you... Read more
$8,000 Stretch Goal Unlocked
We have unlocked the $8,000 stretch goal and added 2 new villagers to the game. These happened very fast so I will be posting some updates with details on these... Read more
Stretch Goal #1 Unlocked
We have now upgraded the basic version of the game to have better cards. This is the only stretch goal that applies to just one of the pledge levels. We... Read more
FUNDED! Now to stretch goals!
Thank you so much to all you wonderful backers. I am so stoked that we funded so quickly. 2 hours and 15 minutes is a Portal Dragon record! (I think... Read more