Wave 2 Sales the Sea! Twilight Knight Shatters the Gloom!
Happy Friday Explorers!
We have some excellent news today, so lets get straight to it!
- US: Wave one shipping is complete!
- South America: Wave one shipping is complete!
- ... Read more
EU Fulfillment in Progress! Deeproot Wolf Rider Preview!
We have a couple of key updates this week, including EU fulfillment beginning and a late packaging defect that was the cause of Wave 2 being slightly behind... Read more
EU Through Customs! Wave 2 Update! More Tile Previews!
Happy Friday everyone!
We have some more fulfillment news, wave two information, tile previews, and of course a Ninja All-Stars plug at the end. ;) Let's get to it!
Wave... Read more
UK Fulfillment! Super Dungeon Ninja Card Previews! Component Checklist!
We have several things for you today. This is a big update. First, fulfillment!
US: Wave one shipping to US backers is complete!
If you have not... Read more
US Fulfillment Under Way! EU and UK in Customs!
Happy Friday everyone!
Today's update will sadly be super short, but it's all lovely delivery information, and that makes us happy!
Wave 1 Fulfillment Update:
- US:Despite one... Read more
USA & Canada Out of Customs! UK in Customs!
We have great news on the fulfillment front. Let's not delay.
Wave 1 Fulfillment Update:
- US: Containers are through customs and should arrive at our fulfillment center... Read more
Fulfillment Info and Ninja!
Happy, happy Friday!
Today is a quick one so lets get to it.
Australians are already getting some lovely goodies, so lets see where the rest of Wave 1... Read more
Fulfillment Update and Succubus Kisses
(Today it needs bold treatment.)
Lets do some bidness then get some breathtaking kisses.
That's right ninjas, today "Production" has become "Fulfillment"!
Ships on the Water
- United States... Read more
Pretty Pretty Pictures & Shipping Update!
Today's post is going to be fairly short since our Heroes are really busy getting their equipment ready for a new dungeon adventure. Rumors of shadowy figures preying... Read more
Put Some Salt On It
For production, we're still in a holding pattern with CNY. As we get news about the product that did leave before CNY we'll let you know the week... Read more
Relic Knights Cross-Over Previews
....Kickstarter ate our first attempt at an update....
It was a lot of typing.
(\/)*,,,,*(\/) This is the crab face I am making.
So we're going to go with a... Read more
Rip the Bandaid Off Quick, With Fire!
Rip it off on 3. Ready? 1 – 2 – The boat to the EU is not going to make it out before Chinese New Year.
Here are... Read more
Boo Booty Box Unboxed!
I showed up to the office this morning with a wonderful surprise: new production samples from China!
This time it was the Boo Booty Box. Naturally, we immediately took lots... Read more
Forgotten King Unboxing
Bidness first, then pretty!
We received this e-mail from China last night:
We have booked the first container of Base Game to US, leaving port Feb 7th.
That's right!... Read more
Shipping Update With Salted Ogre For Extra Flavor
Forgotten Kiiiiiiiiiiiiing! </faint>
That's right, the first completed sample of Forgotten King made it to us for approval. Because we wanted to show it off at PAX South we had... Read more
We are super-slammed at Soda Pop HQ today so today will be a short update, lets get right to it!
This week was a lot of watching... Read more
There and Back Again a Kobold's Tale
Kobolds were hobbits once—not true! Not true at all. I'm sure a Kobold would eat a hobbit just for suggesting that. Or maybe it's the other way around?
Regardless, it's... Read more
A New Year & A New Dragon
Happy New Year!
We hope you all had a wonderful New Year holiday, and are ready to welcome it with some lovely stars, potions and hearts!
We have... Read more
Ho! Ho! Ho! We hope that your Christmas was a delightful one filled with family, friends, laughter and maybe a present or three. Soda Pop is currently spread all over... Read more
Production on all Blacksmith and Loot models is underway. We have begun approving print proofs, beginning with the core box. The big news though is we... Read more
You Got Slimed!
Welcome to a very special slimy Friday update. First, though, production!
Lets do a super sleek punchlist summary:
- Print: All print files are now in China, and proofs are... Read more
Print Update! A Royal Warden patrols the Fae Wood with a Hero most Dark.
Friiiiiiiiiiiiiiday! This is a very exciting Friday—
All Print layout is complete!
That's right! Let's look at the list, because we need the list so that it feels real.
- Classic... Read more
Happy Friday everyone!
We here at Soda Pop and Ninja Division are still recovering from turkey induced calorie comas, so today's update is going to be short and sweet. We'll... Read more
Things are coming along at a good pace, and we are nearing full print wrap up. Lets take a look!
- Classic Mode Rulebook: Done!
- Arcade... Read more
Print Production, Goro, Giri, Models, Cards, Sparklebursts!
Friday! We received a gift of 6" of snow and still snowing here at Soda Pop Central. Perfect day for staying inside and playing a little Super Dungeon Explore with... Read more
Happy, Happy Friday!
We've had a couple novella updates so this week is going to be short and sweet. Well, actually its going to be tough and a little stinky.... Read more
Halloween Time! Spooky Bosses Revealed & Curse of the Dice!
It’s Halloween! We are getting ready for hordes of trick-or-treaters, and will be giving extra candy to any dressed as ninjas—because we love us some ninjas.
But that... Read more
Zooooombies! Production! Backers! Mayhem!
Lots of ground to cover, and we are "over 9000" busy, so lets get straight to it.
We’re down to about 500 backers who still have... Read more
Holy, Undead Slayer, Hero Time!
Happy, happy Friday!
After last week's novella of an update, this week's is going to be much shorter, so we can head straight back to work.
As you may... Read more
700 Backer Countdown, Production Update, & More Spooky Previews
Happy Update Friday everyone!
Today is a big update so strap yourself in.
700 Backer Countdown
We still have 700 Backers who have not finalized their pledges and paid shipping.... Read more
Birth of Crystalia & Spooky Time
It's October, and we don't know about you, but we love us some Halloween. It only makes sense that we take the opportunity this month to preview a bunch of... Read more
This week is going to be a quick update with some equipment previews. I'm deep in "the zone" working on rules and need to get back to it,... Read more
Plastic Model & Layout Pictures!
This has been a very exciting week. John has returned from China and has brought all sorts of goodies. Best of all he brought some pictures straight from the factory... Read more
Your Friday Funky Fungus Sniffer
Okay, it is time for the Friday update! Today's is going to be short with three card previews, since I am up to my arms in rules edits right now.... Read more
Another week gone, another Friday update—hurrah!
Last week we looked at several Heroes so this time lets take a look at some monsters. We'll start with those shifty menaces, the... Read more
Hero Preview Bonanza
Today feels extra Heroic so we're going to smother you with four delicious Hero previews. We're going to do one old from a previous set that you will... Read more
Forgotten King Manufacturing Ordered!
GenconAh, Gencon. You are so awesome and so exhausting. Soda Pop and Ninja Division had an incredible show this year. Our booth, demos, and events were incredibly busy, and... Read more
Gencon Micro Update
Late night update coming from my phone at incredible Gencon.
We've had a wonderful show so far and the booth has been absolutely swarmed with people. We had... Read more
Pledge Manager Deadline!
Today is going to be super short update. Gencon is almost upon us and the entire Soda Pop and Ninja Division crew are in frenzied work mode, so... Read more
Slime, Ghost House, and Arcade Gangs!
Whew! In just under the wire for our weekly update. Gencon is bearing down like a runaway truck and we are in full press getting everything ready. In the meantime... Read more
Arcade Previews Begin!
Oh Friiiiiday, oh Friiiiday, you are the update daaaaay!
Today we're going to keep the business to the minimum so we can focus on a nice first look at a... Read more
Explore Card Preview!
It's Super Friday Update time!
First off lets run through a bit of "business" before we get to the fun stuff.
(or, Telling us what items you want.)... Read more
What is Ninja Ship?
We've had several questions regarding the Ninja Ship option when you check out.
Ninja Ship makes use of our new international warehouse network. Warehouses are located in: United States, Canada,... Read more
Pledge Manager is LIVE!
We are happy to announce that the Forgotten King Pledge Manager is now up and running!
The pledge manager is run through the Soda Pop Miniatures web store, and is... Read more
Preparing for Pledge Manager—Kinoko Prints
Happy Friday everyone! We know many of you are getting ready for some Independence Day fun (or maybe still nursing a Canada Day hangover) so we're keeping this week's update... Read more
3D Prints—Kobold Exemplar
Happy, happy, update day!
Our 3D printers are churning out some new prints. These prints still need a little clean-up to remove a bit of roughness in places... Read more
We are doing the final bits and pieces on the pledge manager, it is almost ready for launch, but we still have a surprising number of surveys that have not... Read more
Claws of the Wyrm Complete
Happy Friday everyone!
We are hard at work setting up our new warehouse—assembling five 'L' desks is zero fun. So today is going to be a shorter update but we... Read more
Mushrooms Attack! — Forgotten King Walkthrough
Well, it's Friday...I just want you to know that I had to suppress an overwhelming urge to lead off with Loverboy's Working For The Weekend. I resisted. You're welcome.... Read more
Bunnies vs Zombies Lives!
Happy Wednesday everyone!
While Soda Pop is hard at work on Forgotten King, our publishers Ninja Division have been teaming up with cute little bunnies to bring you: Bunnies vs... Read more
Salt—Status Effect Icons
Happy Friday everyone (or Saturday for our wonderful international backers.)
Today's update will be short and sweet but we have a few great things to share.
The pets have been... Read more
Amended Update: Bag O'
We have a quick amendment on our last update.
We thought the combined packs with a reduced cost would be something you'd be excited about as it is more stuff... Read more
Kickstarter Surveys—Von Drakk: Ghost House
Hello! Hello! We have a ton of fun stuff to go through today.
First thing on the agenda is we are making a couple changes to the Boxed Game and... Read more
One of the things we've always wanted to do is give our players a larger glimpse into the world of Crystalia. It is a rich and beautiful world and Forgotten... Read more
Mr. Bitey Sculpt and Dungeon Tile Art
Hello Friday! Looking forward to the weekend? Lets get into the update and end the week right!
Once again we’re not going to post the massive list. This was one... Read more
Your Weekly Update!
Whoa, is it Friday already!? The week has flown by as we're working on finding a new warehouse and getting more sculpts and art done. We're also finalizing our GenCon... Read more
Project Update—Equipment Rules Preview
We hope you have all had an excellent week. Things have been busy at Soda Pop so lets get straight to it!
Anything with a ** and in italics.... Read more
Core Box Tooling Begun!
Lots of things already moving along and so it's time for our first production update.
First the big news is that a good portion of everyone's payments have... Read more
The Forgotten King—Funded!
Getting out on our own is a privilege that is unmatched in any job or pursuit that lucky guys like us could hope for. I want to send you all... Read more
$1 Million Crushed—8 Hours Remain!
Well we have blown by $1,000,000 and barely had time to wave as it sped by. All pledges of Always Super! will now receive a metal Princess Coin!
These coins... Read more
It's been a long adventure. Candy has slain the many monsters and uncovered many glorious treasures.
What's this? Another tile! With a glorious golden Princess Coin? We must have it!... Read more
Ninja Cola Unlocked!
Wherein even the great and terrible $900,000 was no match for the combined might of Crystalia's noble Heroes. For their numbers ever increased, and they cried out, "Give us the... Read more
We’ve hit the last 48 hours and the numbers keep climbing—so exciting! We also have a bunch of people who are new to Kickstarter. If our PMs are any indication... Read more
Kunoichi Candy Unlocked—Mighty Monster Chart
Well that didn't take long! NInja fans rejoice our first free Loot Ninja Kunoichi Candy has been unlocked!
Loyal only to their own code of honor the Ninja's of the... Read more
Boo Booty Box Unlocked—More Ninja!
Wow! It's been a stellar day and an incredible week. Over $200k has been raised in the last week and we still have 5 days to go!
The Boo Booty... Read more
Model Walkthrough: Old-Growth Hollow
Today lets take a look at the second set of monsters that come in the Forgotten King core box.
The Old-Growth Hollow is a paired spawn. That means it... Read more
Coloring Storybook Unlocked!
Time to get creative! Embrace your inner awesome with the art and adventures of Crystalia, or test out a really cool color scheme before you paint your models.
Next Up!... Read more
Explore Cards Upgraded!
Add more variety to your games of Super Dungeon Explore with 12 additional Explore Cards!
Lets get our art on! The Crystalia Adventures coloring storybook is a fun... Read more
Stilt Town Zombies Unlocked!
We've had an incredible surge the last couple of days and are screaming through the stretch goals. Which is pretty much exactly what the people of Crystalia do when they... Read more
Pumpkin Patch Unlocked—Explore Card Rules Preview
We have had an incredible surge today and have rocketed past two stretch goals!
More monsters join the ranks of the Always Super! pledge. If you have friends who are... Read more
Salt Unlocked—EU Shipping Update!
One reanimated spawning point golem, possessed by dark fae energy, and delicious on food when defeated unlocked! Every pledge of Always Super! will receive the elemental mini-boss, Salt absolutely free!... Read more
Rules Preview - Backpacks and Princess Coins
Time for a rules preview. Today we will cover the Backpack and using princess coins.
The backpack is where the party stores items gained during the game that can... Read more
Claws of the Wyrm Unlocked!
Kobolds unlocked! The Claws of the Wyrm are now loose upon the lands of Cystalia. Use them to wreak destruction in the name of the Dragon King Starfire!
It's... Read more
FREE Shadow-Mode Candy Unlocked!
The forces of the Dark Consul go stronger, and Shadow-Mode Candy has been unlocked! The Nether Shadow mini-boss is free to all pledges of Always Super!
Not to... Read more
In the immortal words of Ted 'Theodore' Logan, "Whoa."
Really that says everything doesn't it?
Let's see what we've unlocked!
Expand your dungeons with six, new double-side dungeon tiles!
Next Up... Read more
What Lurks Within the Shadows?
We're nearing $500k and can't wait to show you another one of the stretch goals that lies beyond. Every $1000 dollars we get closer to the big half million we... Read more
Rules Preview - Dungeon Tiles
Into the Dungeon
Dungeon Tiles are one of the basic building blocks of the game. Using the elements on a dungeon tile to your advantage can often be the difference... Read more
New Art Unlocked!
Your games of Super Dungeon Explore just got a whole lot prettier. Wondering what the Shadow Crown, Pixel Pendant, or the mystical Gem of Alar Citylook like?... Read more
Rules Preview - Potions
Time for another rules preview! This time we delve into one of the most potent abilities a Hero has:
As discussed in the preview on Hero cards, the maximum... Read more
Free Giri Unlocked!
We've reached $450k and it's time for more LOOT!
All pledges of Always Super! will now receive 6x Giri creep models. In addition, the Goro optional purchase now includes another... Read more
Rules Preview 2 - Monsters & Spawning
Our first rules preview covered the basics of character cards, specifically Heroes. This preview will look at Monsters and how they are spawned by the Consul.
You'll see that monster... Read more
Emerald Valley Unlocked!
The Emerald Valley has been unlocked! This warband box is a great way to not only expand your games of Super Dungeon Explore: The Forgotten King, but is the perfect... Read more
Rules Preview 1 - Hero Cards
Welcome to the first Super Dungeon: Explore! rules preview. Today we are going to walk through the Hero cards.
Dark Heroes Unlocked!
We continue to fly by the stretch goals—the Dark Heroes have been unlocked! Crystalia's Heroes just got a little more sinister as these mini-bosses take up the cause of defeating... Read more
Wound Counters Unlocked—Emerald Valley Revealed
Every Always Super Pledge will receive 30 acrylic wound counters! In addition, you can now purchase a counter pack in the Blacksmith Shop with 30 wound and 12 potion counters... Read more
Goro Unlocked—Choose Your Goro!
The new Dungeon Boss, Goro has been unlocked!
This capricious spirit has long been both boon and bane to the inhabitants of the Fae Wood. Now your brave Heroes can... Read more
Potions Unlocked—Beware Goro!
The new potion tokens have been unlocked, and now every Always Super pledge will be drinking their potions in style.
It also means Candy has cleared the first Dungeon Tile... Read more
$300,000 — Two Free Heroes Unlocked!
Four days in and the first Dungeon Tile is almost completely explored! But what is lurking at the entrance of the second tile?
First, lets take a look at what... Read more
Twilight Knight Unlocked!
We were very excited by the opportunity to participate in the Kingdom Death: Monster Kickstarter with a crossover model of Survivor Candy. You can read the latest update and follow... Read more
Four Stretch Goals unlocked!
This is tremendous. We're not even 24 hours in, and we have already sailed past four stretch goals! Last update we showed the first pet so what have we unlocked... Read more
Forgotten King Funded!
Wow! In just a few hours we already have funded and are nearing our first stretch goal!
Once we reach $100k all pet tokens will be upgraded to six unique... Read more