Thanks on Thanksgiving
Having just spent the whole day celebrating Thanksgiving here in the US, I could not help but think about you, High Heavens backers. I have said thank you many... Read more
Over Halfway There
A quick update for those that are finding themselves without packages while others are tweeting and posting about their shiny new toys! Please do not worry if you have... Read more
Shipping has begun!
The boxes are in, High Heavens Headquarters (HHHQ) is filled to the brim with games, and this week I have shipped 115 packages to backers. Huge thanks to... Read more
Dates and Packing
A quick, pre-weekend update.
As far as we now know, the games are due into a NY port on October 6th, and have a departure date of October... Read more
A New Home
I hope you had a great Labor Day weekend. It is late, so I will keep it quick:
Our manufacturer alerted us that departure was delayed and though... Read more
The long boat ride across the sea.
Thank you to those that purchased more High Heavens items via Backerkit. We are very grateful.
I have a few items for you today.
- The games are manufactured and... Read more
Backerkit pledge surveys are about to launch
Hello everyone. This is one of those “lots of text and important to read” updates.
Very soon, I will be sending you an email linking you to the... Read more
There has not been very much going on that is noteworthy, but I got a piece of news to share. As you know, the game is being manufactured,... Read more
Here we go.
Hi everyone... A quick update.
HIGH HEAVENS IS IN PRODUCTION.
Today I gave the go ahead to enter production. The vac tray came in and now fits sleeves cards. (The... Read more
Chips and Mat are Finalized
I received a few more items that I thought you might like to see.
First, the new “blood red” chips came in. You can see below that they... Read more
As you may recall from the end of my last update, I mentioned that I would give you news when I had it. Well, it has been a... Read more
Plastic Colors, Round 2
I am broadcasting from beneath about 2 feet of snow to bring you these new photos of some revised plastic parts. Overall, I am very happy with the... Read more
Egyptian 1st Shot Plastics
The first shots of the Egyptians are in, and they look incredible. The color of the plastic is an excellent compliment to the Norse and Greek plastic colors... Read more
Happy (almost) New Year!
This week has been an amazing one for High Heavens. I received a box of “1st shots” from our molds from overseas and I cannot express how excited... Read more
Things are pretty quiet right now. I have been proofreading the last bits of paper goods and only a handful of Divine Power cards remain. These should be... Read more
Tooling and Big Boxes of Minis.
Since our last update, we received 3 giant boxes filled with resin miniatures. All told, there were over 1000 minis delivered. As you recall from a previous Update, a... Read more
PO's SO's and $$$
Hello Short and sweet tonight…
While I have no pretty images to post with this update, I wanted to let you guys know that the manufacturing Purchase Orders have exchanged... Read more
All Resins Proofed
Hello. I hope that you all had a great weekend. I posted a little blurb in the Comments section a few days ago, but thought that I would repost here with... Read more
Resin Assembly and Plastic Pantone Colors
A big box of the remaining resins came in at the end of this week and I have been spending some time putting them all together. This is... Read more
It has been a weird week here as I have been pretty sick from what some call “the PAX Pox”. I attended PAX Prime last weekend for Harmonix, which was... Read more
Things are moving forward in miniatures-land. Here are some pictures and news.
First, news: At this point the project is entirely held up due to miniatures production. The sculpts have... Read more
End Of July Resin Update
I have just a quick updates today, mostly focused on the resins. I now actually have these in hand and I am very excited. These look really good. The... Read more
July Update Part Two
WOOHOO! So remember how in yesterday’s UPDATE I was mentioning that I have yet to see anything from the resin casters? Well, some pics came in today. Granted, the... Read more
July Update Part One
There is a lot to talk about, so I will break this update into two parts. Part one is here and two will go up in about 24... Read more
Cut and Keyed, part 3
I received a large batch of 15 "master" minis this past weekend, bringing us to a total of 30. Only 11 left for a complete set!
Ra, Sobek, Serqet, Vidar,... Read more
Cut and Keyed
This is a quick check-in for you. I had hoped to have more “master” minis for this post, so I waited a few days, but since they are... Read more
Hello everyone -
Things are moving along well here and I thought I would share some of the progress.
Colorblind-friendly icons have been rendered for Attack, Action, Armor, Architecture, Disable,... Read more
Icons, and I sorted out the sculpts...
Just a quick update this week.
Box layout is progressing, as are other printed materials. New High Heavens artist Colin has delivered great designs for the pantheon’s icons, which will... Read more
Post-PAX East Update
To those backers that came out to PAX East this weekend, thank you for stopping by. It was nice to meet with so many of you personally and... Read more
PAX East and the mini masters
Quick update tonight, as I have lots to do before PAX East.
First, if you are going to be at PAX East, please stop by the High Heavens booth in... Read more
Not a very exciting update this weekend... and no pictures, but I wanted to check in.
Files are constantly being sent to the manufacturer and layouts completed. The... Read more
Egyptian minis project has just hours left
If you have not taken a stroll over to the other Kickstarter for Egyptian minis, please take a sec to check it out. We originally needed $9,000 (with... Read more
New update over at the Egyptian project.
Hi everyone. I posted an update over at the new Egyptian project. Please go there to view it, as it pertains to the minis that are now included in THIS... Read more
Egyptian minis project has surpassed it's goal!
I just wanted to peek in really quickly and let you all know that with 12 days left on the campaign, the Egyptian minis have passed the goal and is... Read more
Egyptian, Valkyrie and Medusa minis campaign is live
Hi everyone. I wanted to let you know that the new Kickstarter campaign to upgrade the Egyptian pantheon to minis instead of chipboard is live... and funded! If... Read more
Egyptian minis project launching soon!
A quick update tonight:
I am really hoping to get the new Kickstarter project up and running this week, so that by Templecon (Thursday) the Egyptian minis project is live.... Read more
January update. So close!
Sorry for the delay. I have been struggling with the Kickstarter upload and finally had to give up. I remembered that I can just link to a picture hosted elsewhere,... Read more
Production, Schedule, Progress and as usual, more Art!
Hello everyone -
Thanks for being patient this week while I was creating this update. I could not upload to Kickstarter but it seems that things are back to normal... Read more
Anubis mini, frenzied gods, divine powers and an Expansion update
Lots going on here as I press towards the finish line for all paintings and sculptures. It is crazy to think, but out of the 70 or so... Read more
All words, no pictures.
Hi everyone- It seems like I get 200 Kickstarter App alerts on my phone a day and yet somehow I am missing when backers post comments to my own project! ... Read more
Production art and Egyptian, Medusa, Valkyrie Minis
Hello High Heavens supporters!
The Egyptian cards are well underway and the Bloodied card production is starting up. Here are a few juicy bits for you including some new Egyptian... Read more
Homebase Hex Art
I have some new art for you all to check out. This week's paintings are for the Homebase hexes of Mount Olympus (Greek) and Asgard (Norse), done by Sean Murray.... Read more
On the road...
Hello friends of High Heavens!
This summer just keep getting crazier and crazier, and the art keeps flowing in. There are a few pieces that are still only mid-way, so... Read more
Hello everyone. It has been about 3 weeks so I thought that I would check in with an update.
The paintings have been a bit of an issue this... Read more
IMC, Box Art and mini news
These past two weeks have been pretty intense, with most of my focus going into the Illustration Master Class that I told you about last update. I spent... Read more
June 4th Update...
Two weeks have passed and the noses are still to the proverbial grindstone. A bunch of models were completed this week as were some more paintings. On top... Read more
New paintings, minis and production news.
For those just joining us and wanting to get their hands of High Heavens, please go to http://www.highheavensgame.com and sign up for the mailing list to be alerted about... Read more
FINAL HOURS! Egyptian Minis Stretch Goal... and more
Greeting fellow mortals.
This has been a ridiculously fun and exhausting 24 hours. In just about one day we managed to go from just cracking the funding goal to blowing... Read more
FINAL DAY! Three Stretch Goals Reached!
Greeting friends. This has been a ridiculously fun and exhausting 24 hours. In just about 24 hours we managed to go from just cracking the funding goal to blowing past... Read more
35k mark broken! 3(ish) more days! Backer Contest!
Last night was a real nail-biter (as if this whole month wasn't)! Three more days remain on the official ticker, though you should know that the true deadline is Sunday... Read more
Breaking 33k and Backer avatars.
Thanks to everyone that has backed High Heavens thus far... we have passed the 33k mark! To help spread the word, I have made a few avatars for you to... Read more
The Egyptian Pantheon
Another pantheon has arrived! The Egyptian gods are here and they are terrifying. Wardens of the afterlife and masters of space and time, these deities manipulate the discard pile while... Read more
4 Player rules, Iphone app, Valkyrie, Medusa and board art!
Big update today!
First, two new warriors enter the fray to be used for your deck-building delight. Medusa and the Valkyrie! These two demigods are pretty unique in their play-style.... Read more
BLAM! Herc is in the house... and 4 player mode.
Many people have asked if High Heavens can be played as a 4 player game. The answer: YES!We play-tested my 4 player rules this week and... Read more
Correction: The $370.00 Level gets goodies too.
Apologies, but I would like to make a simple correction in that the $370.00 pledge level will ALSO get the expansions listed in the update from a few moments ago.... Read more
More Expansions Included at the $100.00, $150.00 and $1000.00 Levels
Hello High Heavens backers! Lots to talk about today.
First, the $100.00, $150.00 and $1000.00 pledge levels are getting a few extra rewards embedded within them; the BLOODIED expansion packs... Read more
Terrain Expansion Pack #1
Good Morning everyone-
Today I have updated the Stretch Goals section, inserting TERRAIN EXPANSION PACK #1 in at the $45,000.00 dollar amount. With this expansion, game-altering landscape elements are introduced... Read more
Plastic Minis are back on the menu...
Hello everyone -
A couple of days ago I announced that instead of waiting and pushing for the Stretch Goal of “Pandora’s Box” (which would have added a separate box... Read more
Miniatures Update - The first sculpts are here!
I am extremely excited to announce the coming of the miniatures! I have been hard at work researching the production of resin miniatures so as to provide to... Read more
New Stretch Goal, Minis update and 4 player!
While there are about 4000 things to do at all times, there are a few things that rise to the top as highest priority for me, other than continued communication... Read more
Brutal cards for an aggressive game.
One thing that I always tell people (and will do so in the manual) is that High Heavens is crafted to be fast and aggro. Those that sit back and... Read more
The Armor of Ares
Lauren just completed the awesome art for Armor of Aresso I though that I would let all of you mortals take a look. For those that have not had... Read more
Good morning everyone. Happy April. Here is a quick video showing, in detail, the differences between the two chip types. You need to be really, REALLY psyched on game components... Read more
Demos at The Temple Games
In case you haven't seen my tweets, I will be at Temple Games from 1-3 demoing High Heavens. Feel free to drop in if you are in the RI/MA area!... Read more
Awesome review online, and Boardgamegeek.com
I have a simple update today. First, Cardboard Republic has posted a very favorable review for High Heavens as they had the chance to play it at PAX East. They... Read more
Gameplay Video and Rules
Thanks you all for being patient while I was away at PAX East. It was a great show and I had an excellent turnout.
Here is a gameplay video for... Read more
PAX East this weekend
Hi Everyone- Thanks so much for taking a peek at HIGH HEAVENS this past 24 hours. Progress seems great!
For those of you anxiously awaiting a gameplay preview, that is... Read more