That Elusive App Update Has Been Caught!
That's right, folks. The app update is here! So go update your app. Right now! I'll wait....
First things first, we're sorry it took us this long to release. We... Read more
App Update in Beta
Hi, all, we are done with the new app update. As I've said before, it's a full refresh, including all of the additional play modes (1-vs-all, co-op, and solo) and... Read more
The Long Overdue Play Mode and App Update
Hello, backers. This update has been too long in coming. I apologize for that.
As part of the campaign, we promised to develop alternate play modes for cooperative play, solo,... Read more
Well, we had one backer who had a devil of a time getting their game. But it looks like we finally got it there. So I just wanted to post... Read more
Do I Smell Smoke?
On the Stop Thief! front, I've sent out all the straggler re-shipments, and there's nothing pending. If for some reason you still haven't received your game, please message me or... Read more
Time for Some Co-Op and Robbers
Cooperative mode is officially out! First things first, make sure you update your app. Second, we have a rule sheet you can view or download from our website, but the... Read more
Co-Op in Sight
I know you all are eager to get your hands on it. Believe me, we are eager for you to as well. We are fully through the playtesting and have... Read more
Alpha Testing Co-Op Mode
The cooperative mode we've been working on is ready for initial testing. I know some of you have expressed interest in this mode, so I'm posting this here to make... Read more
The Other Promos and Play Modes
In addition to the Kickstarter promos of Rob and myself, we also did a promo card for Gen Con. For those of you who made arrangements to get the Gen... Read more
Almost everything is done. Just a few more items to tick off the list.
1) EU Short Count Folks - The initial EU shipments have all gone out, and most... Read more
UK, Canada, Western Australia, and New Zealand
Just a quick update. FYI, I live down in South Florida and am presently prepping my family for the oncoming storm while I simultaneously undertake an absurd itinerary to get... Read more
Apologies for the tardy update. I was trying to get a bit more info so I wouldn't have to do back-to-back updates. Here's all the stuff:
How To Contact Me:... Read more
One Word: Logistics
I apologize for the tardiness of this update. I was trying to get as much information as possible before I posted. However, while I still don't have all the information,... Read more
iOS App Is Live!
Alright, Apple Folks! The app is live in the App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/restoration-games/id1229496560?mt=8
Measure Twice, Cut Once
So all the games have reached port and cleared customs. The games are now being processed by our fulfillment partners to begin shipping...
Which is how I found out... Read more
Quick update as I am on the road. I'll be back at HQ next week, and I'll give a more detailed update then. As some of you have noticed, the... Read more
Ahoy! Really Big Boats and Convention Season
The games are on the boats! Due to the vagaries of geography, the fulfillment centers in Australia and Asia already got their shipments before I could even post this update.... Read more
Lindsay went all out for our "show-off" video. It's not really an unboxing for two reasons:
1) We already broke the shrink wrap so we could approve the production and... Read more
Look what we just got:
This is the mass-production copy (MPC) of the game from our amazing manufacturer, Panda. Lindsay, our Production Super-Hero, has already opened it up and everything's... Read more
SURVEY LOCKDOWN, MONDAY, MAY 15, 9:00 AM EST
What the headline says. I have to finalize shipping, which means I need to lock down the surveys. If you haven't completed your survey yet, please do so immediately.
In... Read more
Complete Your Backer Survey
We are quickly approaching fulfillment time. It is important that you get your survey done if you haven't done so already. If you don't fill out the survey, we will... Read more
As you've probably surmised, the surveys are away. If you are having trouble navigating there, follow this procedure:
- Click on your login icon on the top right of the website. ... Read more
The Path from Here
First things first, I want to thank everyone for making this campaign successful:
- Dr. Robert Doyle, who was generous with his work and time
- Dave Dubosky of Hasbro, who endured... Read more
Final Showdown at High Noon!
This is it. Noon EST today. Whatever number we end up at, it's been quite a ride. I'm not going to lie, though. We'd love to hit $100k. Sounds like... Read more
Never Get Bored with Your Board--Yeah, Even that Old One
First things first: We cracked $75k! Great work, everyone. 1-vs-all is now a reality.
I did get some more info from the app developer that I know will be of... Read more
We want to give you complete control.
We're sooooo close to that next stretch goal, where one of you gets to play as the thief. As we head into our final weekend, we wanted to go ahead... Read more
Kickstarter Live Replay
That was a lot of fun! If you didn't catch it (or just want to relive the magic), you can check it out here:
If you want to skip... Read more
Kickstarter Live Tonight at 9:00 PM EST
Just a reminder that we are trying this kooky Kickstarter Live thing tonight at 9:00 PM EST. You can see the video feed placeholder at the top of the campaign... Read more
A.P.B. - Epic Preview Video by Roy Cannaday
In today's update, I totally forgot to point you all to Roy Cannaday's spiffy preview video of Stop Thief! on Epic Gaming Night:
Roy's a regular contributor to the... Read more
WITHIN REACH: Kickstarter Live *** Stretch Goals *** App Info
I appreciate the patience as I took the kids up to Disney World/Sea World this weekend. It was fun getting pledge notifications while I was waiting in long, hot lines,... Read more
CLOSING IN: Extra Copies *** Meet the Meeples Part 2 *** "The Axe" Hits Gen Con
One of the questions we've gotten a lot of is: How can I get extra copies of your game? That's a very nice problem to have, but it... Read more
Investigators Assemble! * The Gaming Machine * Meet the Meeples
You all crashed through another stretch goal, so Goldilocks mode is now on the menu. I actually played an intermediate-level game of Stop Thief!with none other than... Read more
Hot Pursuit: New Stretch Goal and a Look at the Board
So we vaulted through that Expert Mode stretch goal like Vivian Oh through a bank window. We're excited to bring that mode to you. I freely admit that it won't... Read more
Roll Call: Translations, Minis, Video Demos, Backward Compatability
I am back from Vegas and trying to cover all of the stuff I couldn't deal with properly on my iPad with spotty wifi. So let's get to it:
1)... Read more
Hot on the Trail
Wow! You all really like computer beeps. I figured we'd be good for stretch goals until I got back to Florida. I'm happy to be wrong. Our next couple of... Read more
Pardon Our Dust
That must be it. Got a little something in my eye. If you'll indulge me in a little personal reflection before we move into stretch goals.
By all accounts, divesting... Read more
Greetings from, Vegas. I flew out here yesterday afternoon for the GAMA Trade Show (and the buffet, natch). By the time we landed, we were halfway there. Equally exciting are... Read more