Wave 3 Progress Update 5
Before we jump into the progress with Wave 3 and Wave 4, we want to quickly reiterate the importance of making sure your address is up to date.... Read more
Wave 3 Progress Update 4
Thank you to everyone that has resubmitted their address, we’re aware there was an issue with BackerKit where it had locked out the option to edit address which... Read more
Address Rebsubmission Reminder
Thank you to everyone that has resubmitted their address so far. We want to take the time to reiterate our request from March 27th for those which are... Read more
Address Resubmission Update - Please Resubmit Your Address
This update is extremely important, we request that all backers read it carefully and follow the instructions.
The time has come for allbackers to resubmit their addresses... Read more
Address Resubmission Information & Wave 3 Progress Update 3
Before we jump into the progress on the Wave 3 & 4 content, we’re going to cover what is going to be happening regarding updating addresses.
To start,... Read more
Wave 3 Progress Update 2
We’re back with another update on the progress of Waves 3 and 4. From this point forward we’ll start the breakdown with the expansions which have been updated.... Read more
Wave 3 Progress Update 1
We’re back with an update on the Wave 3 and Wave 4 content. This is all laid out as it was in our previous update, and this is... Read more
Wave 3 Update
Thank you all for your patience in waiting for us to gather all of this information for this update. As you can appreciate, we are working with multiple... Read more
What to Expect in 2019 & Happy Holidays
In this brief update we’re going address, at least in some way, Wave 3. Over the past few months our focus has been the delivery of Wave 2.... Read more
Wave 2 Shipping, Fulfilment, Returns & Canadian Post Strikes Impact
This week there is a change from the format of our last few updates to cover some specific issues that have arisen regarding shipping and returns.
Last Friday... Read more
Wave 2 Shipping & Fulfilment – Update 5
Apologies for the gap between this update and the last, we’ve been working away to resolve an issue with some of our shipments to EU backers… and we finally have... Read more
Wave 2 Shipping & Fulfilment - Update 4
This update focuses on the Wave 2 Shipping & Fulfilment! Good news! All the Shipping Containers have safely arrived at their destination and have been collected by our Shipping Partners.... Read more
Wave 2 Shipping & Fulfilment - Update 3
SFG Giblin here! Apologies for this update not coming out on Friday when the Project Manager sent it through to me. That's entirely on me, I'll be back in the... Read more
Wave 2 Shipping & Fulfillment - Update 2
SFG Giblin here! I've been in and out of the comments section of the Kickstarter the past few weeks, hopefully if you're a regular there you've seen me... Read more
Wave 2 Shipping & Fulfilment - Update 1
The huge operation of shipping Wave 2 Expansions to over 40,000 Backers (inc. Late Pledges) is underway! We’ve already seen some Backers receive their Darkroot Expansion via social... Read more
Wave 2 Shipping Update
As we’re sure you can imagine, we’ve been pretty busy working on getting all the Wave 2 product manufactured and shipped around the world. Sadly, despite our... Read more
[Reminder] Have you updated your shipping address?
We're going to be collecting Backer's shipping details for Wave 2 after this weekend (30th-1st).
If you do not update your address, and your package is sent to an... Read more
[ACTION REQUIRED] Do You Need to Update Your Shipping Address??
We're going to be collecting Backer's shipping details for Wave 2 after this weekend (30th-1st).
If you do not update your address, and your package is sent to an old... Read more
Wave 2 - Shipping Containers Arriving!
A short but sweet update today – Wave 2 is progressing well! We’ve had two of six containers arrive at the UK Warehouse, there was so much to unload that... Read more
Old Iron King Expansion - Production Sample
Today we’re delving back into the unboxing of the Mega Boss Expansions. So far, we’ve revealed:
- Black Dragon Kalameet
- The Guardian Dragon
- Darkroot Expansion... Read more
Wave 2 - Shipping Containers en route to SFG
We’ve had confirmation from the factory in China that the first of many shipping containers have begun their journey to us at SFG HQ in Manchester, UK. Our... Read more
Gaping Dragon Expansion - Production Sample
Today we’re delving back into the unboxing of the Mega Boss Expansions. So far we’ve revealed:
Black Dragon Kalameet
- The Guardian Dragon
- Darkroot Expansion
- The Four Kings ... Read more
Asylum Demon Expansion - Production Sample
Dark Souls™: The Board Game & ALL Expansions have completed their Development Cycle and are now locked.
Wave 2 is on track for delivery in July 2018. Last week... Read more
Missing & Damaged Parts Update
Nobody likes waiting for replacement parts…but, thank you for your patience whilst the missing/damaged parts you requested have been travelling from the factory in China to our warehouse in Manchester,... Read more
The Four Kings Expansion - Production Sample
Dark Souls™: The Board Game & ALL Expansions have completed their Development Cycle and are now locked.This includes the Retail Exclusive Mega Bosses - more on... Read more
Production Copies Arrived & How to Update your Shipping Address!
A quick update from the Community Team!
The Production Copies for Dark Souls™: The Board Game Expansions literally just arrived at HQ! The Project Team have taken them to... Read more
Summons, Invaders & Upcoming Content
SFG Community Team here with some more models freshly arrived from the factory in China. We are still on target with the timeline for shipping Wave 2 in... Read more
Darkroot Expansion Playthrough now on Twitch!
Join Lead Developer, Alex Hall, and the Community Team on Twitch at 4PM BST as they play through the Darkroot Expanion and hopefully reach Sir Artorias, as chosen by the... Read more
Darkroot Expansion - Production Samples!
The SFG Community Team have taken over the Kickstarter Updates! We’re the guys who answer your questions on Facebook/Twitter, and we’ll keep you up to date on everything... Read more
Chinese New Year Ending - Photos Imminent!
Chinese New Year is now fully over and our manufacturing partners are now starting to pick up where they left off.
We have requested photographs of the progress... Read more
Dark Souls™: The Card Game - Shipping Update
Big news for those of you who added Dark Souls™: The Card Gameto your BackerKit earlier in the campaign. This morning ALL copies of the game... Read more
Last Night's Livestream with Alex
If you weren't able to join in the Livestream on Twitch.tv/steamforged last night then don't worry, we've trimmed the stream down to it's component parts and uploaded... Read more
Black Dragon Kalameet - Print Proof Copy
We’re back again with the ‘Print Proof’ for Black Dragon Kalameet. If you’ve not seen the Guardian Dragon update check it out here, where we explain what... Read more
Guardian Dragon Expansion - Print Proof Copy
The SFG Community Team have taken over the Kickstarter Updates! We’re the guys who answer your questions on Facebook/Twitter, and we’ll keep you up to date on... Read more
Progress Update - Jan 22
Hopefully the January Blues aren’t getting you down. If they are then we have some photos that will hopefully bring a little cheer to this dreary month.... Read more
Happy New Year! Wave 2/3 Update
Happy New Year! We hope everyone had a safe, enjoyable break recently with family and friends.
Steamforged HQ is now nearly back to full running speed after our... Read more
BackerKit Closes 20:00GMT Friday
Just a small update to remind everyone that the BackerKit closes Friday at 20:00GMT. Cards will likely be charged over the weekend.
EDIT: The header was wrong, its... Read more
BackerKit Close Date - 15/12/2017
We have had a lot of questions about when exactly the BackerKit will close. We have decided that the close date will beFriday 15th December 2017 at... Read more
BackerKit Re-Opening Thursday 30th Nov. 20:00GMT
As we mentioned in our last update, the BackerKit is now ready for re-opening.
The BackerKit will re-open on Thursday 30th Nov. at 20:00GMT
All backers will be... Read more
[Timeline] Wave 2 Shipment Details
Firstly, thank you all for your patience in waiting for us to gather all of this information for this update. As you can appreciate we are working with... Read more
IT/ES Card Corrections, Armour Sets & Update Date
Italian and Spanish backers should be starting to receive the corrected cards by next week.
They have been confirmed to have landed at the manufacturers and they are... Read more
Update/Corrected Cards - IT/ES Timeline Update
Since getting back from SPIEL we wanted to update our IT/ES backers with the timeline stages to let you know everything is on-track (as of this update) with... Read more
Happy Halloween - Developer Blog, Classic Dungeon Crawl
We met with our manufacturing partners at SPIEL to lock down some of the final parts of the big Wave 2 timeline update. We nearly have all we... Read more
Developer Blog - Crystal Lizards!
Hi unkindled,A few of you noticed the game rules for a unique Dark Souls™ enemy hidden within the pages of the Print & Play for the Smelter Demon. We... Read more
Invaders Update - Development Blog
Welcome Back Unkindled,
In today’s update, we’ll be looking at red phantoms, the INVADERS from Dark Souls™ The Board Game. If you missed the summons update, we recommend that you... Read more
Wave 2 Delay
As you are all aware, we’ve been experiencing some very ‘interesting times’ of late.
What with colour corrections, moulding, translation problems, supply chain issues, misprints etc. we’ve had... Read more
Corrected Cards - IT/ES Timeline Update
We have now had confirmation of a timeline from Ludofact of when we can expect the corrected card packs to arrive to backers:
- Printing of the corrected cards:... Read more
[URGENT] Spanish/Italian Dark Souls - Cards
It has come to our attention overnight that the cards within the Spanish/Italian Core Games that have started to arrive are incorrect.
Upon investigation, Ludofact (our manufacturing partner)... Read more
In today’s update, we’ll be looking at white phantoms, the SUMMONS from Dark Souls™ The Board Game.
Some elements of Dark Souls™ The Board Game came together very... Read more
ITALIAN & SPANISH SHIPPING UPDATE!
For all Italian and Spanish backers, thank you for your patience, we are so very close to getting you your games at long last. With a project of this magnitude,... Read more
Vordt Mega Boss Expansion Overview
As promised, below is another article about one of the Mega Bosses that will be available for Dark Souls™ The Board Game. Like Kalameet, Vordt is on a... Read more
More Production Samples Arrive!
We have now received the last set of miniatures we were waiting on for our final approval stages now they have had the first production run sample -... Read more
New Update Schedule + Card Approvals
New Update Schedule
We will be moving back to one update per week from next week onward now that the bulk of the Wave 1 Shipping is complete... Read more
Iron Keep, Invaders, Armour Sets & Summons Production Samples!
Wave 1 Shipping Update
- 90% of Asian orders have now been processed and are on their way. The final batch will be shipping tomorrow (01/09), with tracking... Read more
BackerKit CLOSED! Thank You!
The BackerKit is now CLOSED! Thank you so much to everyone who added additional products - hopefully everyone managed to get what they missed first time round!
Its... Read more
LAST FEW DAYS OF BACKERKIT! Post GENCON Update
BACKERKIT LAST FEW DAYS! CLOSES 25th! http://darksouls.backerkit.com
(Check your email or request a reminder from the link above)
GENCON 50 Done!
We have just got back from an incredible... Read more
GenCon 2017 - Booth #2927
We have just finished a huge 14+ hour flight from the UK to Indianapolis ready to setup for the greatest gaming show on earth - GENCON! This year... Read more
BackerKit LIVE! Discounts + Early Access + FREE Shipping!
All backers should now have had an email from BackerKit with their login details...if not visit:
Enter your email address and a link will be sent... Read more
BackerKit Re-Open is LIVE!
Sorry about the delay but BackerKit are now fully setup and emails should be landing in your inboxes shortly! Thanks so much for all of your patience! ... Read more
Backerkit doing Final Tweaks...
We have received this message from BackerKit:
BackerKit is still working on putting the finishing touches on opening surveys back up. When things are ready you should get... Read more
Backer Kit Re-Opening Time & New Product Reveal!
We have a huge update today as the BackerKit will be re-opening and we can finally reveal our new product we have been teasing for weeks...
BackerKit Re-Opening... Read more
Mega Boss Expansions Overview
It’s been a while since we gave you an update on the Mega Bosses and with the BackerKit reopening, it only seems fair to give you, our... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update + Tuesday Teaser
- Australia through customs! We have an ETA of it landing at 6:00am tomorrow at the fulfillment hub. After that it will then be processed and readied... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update + Thursday Teaser
Wave 1 Shipping Update
- Australian copies are still being checked by customs. This process can be frustrating but we are confident the release will come very soon.
- The... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update + Tuesday Teaser
- Australian product is still in customs within the country - we expect to have an update today at some point but due to timezones this will... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update + Thursday Teaser
- Australian copies have landed! They are currently within customs, we will let you know when they are released and at the shipping hub.
- IT/ES - still... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update + Tuesday Teasers!
Right now, we do not have a lot to say on the shipping from as of this update - a lot of parcels are currently 'in... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update + Thursday Teaser
- Australia copies now in the air - still awaiting ETA of landing.
- Asia copies have started to be shipped - awaiting ETA of arrival from shipping... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update + Tuesday Teasers
- Australian copies have now been collected and left the UK warehouse and we have confirmed that they will be on a plane on Wednesday. We expect... Read more
Update for your Updates!
This is a super small update to let everyone know of how the updates will be happening from now on:
- Every Tuesday and Thursdaywe will put an... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update + Friday Teaser
- We have had confirmation from BackerKit and our shipping partner that a lot of the 'problem' territories will be fixed today and see movement (Austria, etc.),... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update + Thursday Teaser
No movements from yesterday. Again we are in constant communication with our various partners and once we know - you will know. We are expecting to... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update + Teaser!
No major updates today since yesterday, we were expecting to hear from BackerKit/our Shipping Partner regarding the mixed Euro orders but we are still waiting. Once... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update, Missing Parts, FAQ + More
- Austria/Belgium/Netherlands/Poland: we had an issue with Backerkit pushing the incorrect information out to the shipping partner's systems. Backerkit have been fixing this over yesterday/today so... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update + Monday Teasers
We have no updates in regards to Wave 1 shipping at the time of this posting. Most of our partners/suppliers/manufacturers do not work weekends and timezones (US) usually... Read more
07/07/2017 Wave 1 Update + Survey + Teaser
Thank you so much everyone for your response from our last update. We have been swamped with comments from backers and we couldn't be more happy. We... Read more
Wave 1 Shipping Update, Wave 2 Progress & More...
- UK: Complete
- US: Complete
- Canada (English): Complete
- France: Complete
- Germany: Complete
- Ireland: Complete
- RoW/Europe/Other: Complete (some outstanding issues see below)
- Canada (French): Arrived at the... Read more
Shipping Update - Fixed Translations Into Production
Once again we have been busy gathering all the information we can to present to you. Here is the current state of the final parts of Wave 1... Read more
Shipping Update 22/05/2017
Shipping update again for Wave 1:
- UK: Complete!
- US/Canada: 99% Complete!
- EU: Partially shipped, see below.
- IT/ES: Awaiting updated manufacturing quotes for translated components. ... Read more
Shipping Progress & Translation Update
Shipping is in full swing right now across the world. It has been a huge logistical effort from us and our shipping partners working with all the various... Read more
Dark Souls™ - The Board Game with Hat Films & Mark Hulmes
Join Hat Films & Mark Hulmes on twitch.tv/yogscast
They'll be fighting against the Winged Knight Mini-Boss and Dancer of the Boreal Valley Main Boss...if they get that far...scrubs.
Reviews, Playthroughs and Shipping! Update 105
Review copies have begun to arrive with various YouTubers, Bloggers, News Sites etc and the response has been fantastic! We’ve listed some of our favourites below:
Eurogamer:... Read more
Shipping Update 18/04
We are still working through our global shipping of the core set to all our backers and have a few updates. We know this wait is always hard... Read more
Shipping & Translation Update: Italian & Spanish Rulebooks
Yesterday, the French, Spanish, German, and Italian rulebooks went live on our site as downloadable PDFs. Our international backers quickly brought the quality of the Italian and... Read more
IT BEGINS: ASSEMBLY AND SHIPPING
Our last couple posts showed you pictures of components with the promise of things to come, but they didn’t give you much meat in the form of... Read more
Shipping Almost Ready! Update from the Factory Floor
Production of the printed materials is now well underway at our factories - as you can see from the images below:
Please... Read more
Parts are Landing - Manufacturing Partner Visit Report!
We have just arrived back from our European manufacturing partner's headquarters to help ensure the smooth process of assembly then sending to our shipping hubs of the core... Read more
Steamforged @ New York Toy Fair!
We have had quite a few questions regarding shipping. To confirm once more - all models from the Core Set are currently on route to our assembly plants... Read more
Quest for the Unkindled: Get Out the Vote!
Bearer of the curse,
Will you make a pact?
To seek unity and show us the flame,
And prove we’re not alone?
If you’ve the stones... Read more
Core Game Rulebook Download and Invaders Update!
Following on from our previous update showing the progress being made with production we’re happy to announce we are releasing the PDF version of the Core game rulebook.... Read more
Happy New Year! Pledge Manager Close Day
Happy New Year!
The pledge manager is now closed. Cards will now be charged and pledges locked - thank you once again for helping us get this all... Read more
Retailer BackerKit + SFG Xmas + High Res Images
We are sending out the retailer Pledge Manager (BackerKit) over the next 24 hours, so please if you are a retailer check your inboxes - you will... Read more
BackerKit Christmas Extension Update + Production Model Photographs + FAQ
A lot of you have been asking for the BackerKit Update due to it ending today - well, here it is!
BackerKit Christmas Extension
We have less than... Read more
Dark Souls: The Board Game Play Through Live on Twitch at 18:00GMT
We'll be going live tonight at 18:00GMT via Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/steamforged
We hope to see you in the comments section over there.
See you soon!
It’s a trap!
As many of our updates have shown, Dark Souls™: The Board Gamehas had a truly dynamic development process. Today, we’re going to look at... Read more
Campaign Play Update
As promised last week, our topic today is the campaign mode for Dark Souls™: The Board Game. When creating the campaign mode, we needed to make a system... Read more
Kalameet, Old Iron King and Vordt Update
Today’s update will cover the Mega Boss expansions of Kalameet, Vordt, and the Old Iron King. But before jumping into each Mega Boss, we’d like to first explain... Read more
Four Kings and Darkroot Update
We’ve got another Mega Boss preview for you in today’s update as well as some information on the Darkroot Expansion. Monday’s update included some information on how we... Read more
Gaping Dragon, Guardian Dragon and Asylum Demon Update
Bit of admin to start. Apologies for the email that makes no sense to a good portion of you, it was intended to go out to those that... Read more
The core of any good dungeon crawl board game is exploration. In Dark Souls: The Board Game, players explore tiles, battle enemies, collect loot, and level up their... Read more
Gameplay Update Schedule
Below is a schedule for upcoming gameplay related updates. Once posted, Alex will be around in the comments for a few hours answering questions.
Friday 11/11 - 7PM... Read more
BackerKit Surveys All Sent! FAQ's Answered
All BackerKit Pledge Manager surveys have now been sent out.
If you do not receive your BackerKit invite within the next 24 hours, please input your email on... Read more
10,000 Backers Left To Go!
This is a short update to let you know that we still have 10,000 backerkit invites to be sent out - so please don't panic if you... Read more
BackerKit (our Pledge Manager) Is Now Live!
We’re thrilled to announce it’s time to start checking your inboxes because as of 18:00 GMT today, the BackerKit has officially launched! This is the most important step... Read more
BackerKit - Launch Roll Out 18:00GMT Tonight
The BackerKit is ready to launch at 18:00GMT tonight.
We have a scheduled backer roll out of around 5000 backers per survey send. This is to allow the... Read more
BackerKit (Pledge Manager) Launch - Monday (Confirmed!)
BackerKit (Pledge Manager) will launch on Monday. Exact time will be confirmed on Monday.
We have had a few issues with the importing of data but BackerKit have... Read more
Thursday 20:00GMT Next Update
Here is tonights update:
As you can see from the screengrab via the BackerKit (Pledge Manager) back end - we are not far from having everyone imported.
Due... Read more
18:55GMT Still Awaiting Update on Import Progress
It is 18:55GMT as we write this here in the UK. We will be working throughout the evening and act the minute we have the latest update/info from... Read more
BackerKit Update - ETA Wednesday :(
The BackerKit all being well should be launched on Wednesday.
Unfortunately despite our best efforts the customer data is still proving a little difficult to import into... Read more
BackerKit Launch Progress
We are still working furiously in the background to get the BackerKit live. We have a couple of remaining countries we are still locking down postage for and... Read more
BackerKit Progress & China Factory Visit
Before anything else - we are still working on BackerKit and are planning to meet our 31st October roll-out as announced.
Apologies to everyone for our lack... Read more
Update: Sorcerer Player Character Render
This week we have, for you, the Sorcerer Player Character Render. We replaced the knife, that was originally displayed in the Kickstarter image, with a staff.
... Read more
Update: Mercenary Player Character Render
We took your feedback on board from last week, and all information will always come through here to you. We'll still be putting images up elsewhere, but you... Read more
Steamforged News: Dark Souls Teaser
Steamforged News - Dark Souls Teaser
If you want to stay up to date with all the latest Renders then I recommend subscribing to our YouTube Channel and Following... Read more
Dev Diary #05 - Revised Renders, New Renders and BackerKit Update
As promised this update will contain some renders, some of these are revised versions of models you’ve already seen, while others are previously unseen. We’ll start off with those that... Read more
Dev Diary #04 - Class Differentiation
Classes within the Dark Souls™ franchise have always been unusual. Conventionally, classes in games very much govern your move-set and role. Within the Dark Souls™ video games the class you... Read more
SteamCon - Play Dark Souls™ - The Board Game
SteamCon - 25-27th November
Venue: The Headingley Experience, Leeds, United Kingdom
If you love anything that Steamforged Games has done, then this is quite simply unmissable. We’re planning a schedule... Read more
Dev Diary #03 - Tiles and Gencon!
Today we wanted to talk about how Tiles and Nodes work in the game. One of the most common questions we got asked during the campaign was... Read more
Dev Diary #02 - Mechanics Update and Brexit
Player Character Statistics
Those of you that saw the prototype player character (PC) cards used in the original demo game will remember that your Strength, Dexterity, Faith, & Intelligence were... Read more
Dev Diary #01 - Post Kickstarter Tasks
Welcome to our first developer diary! As promised, up until release we will be covering what is happening as far as the progress of the project goes -... Read more
Survey's have now been sent out to backers (check your email!)
IMPORTANT: THIS IS NOT THE PLEDGE MANAGER!
This survey is to help us prepare our production and... Read more
Declined Pledges & The Pledge Manager
If you have messaged us and your question is not answered here please resend your question.
Where is the Pledge Manager?
We've been getting a LOT of questions... Read more
On 16/05/2016 19:59 Dark Souls™ - The Board Game was successfully funded.
- 31,179 Backers
- £3,771,474 Raised
A heartfelt thank you from everybody at Steamforged Games Ltd. We've thoroughly enjoyed this campaign and... Read more
Last Hour for Dark Souls™ - The Board Game
We're reaching the end of the campaign. This is your last chance to back via Kickstarter. Thank you all for your support. We'll post an update later but... Read more
2 Hours Remaining!
We are down to the last two hours. This will be your final chance to back via Kickstarter.
Simply click 'back this project' on the main page and... Read more
£3,600,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Horace the Hushed & FAQ
With 4 hours to go you're still unlocking more stretch goals! We hope you enjoyed the campaign announcement, and are looking forward to playing through and as well... Read more
£3,500,000 Reached! Campaign Mode Announcement
We have now reached £3,500,000...
PRAISE THE SUN-ARIO!
The Steamforged Games Design Team have been putting their heads together and have decided to celebrate the record-breaking success of... Read more
£3,400,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Sirris of the Sunless Realm
Less than one day to go until the end of the campaign! And you're still unlocking more Stretch Goals. This time you have unlocked Sirris of the Sunless... Read more
£3,200,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Eygon of Carim & Dark Souls™ - The Board Game 101
You have successfully unlocked another Summoned NPC! This time around it is Eygon of Carim.
The next unlock is:
Dark Souls™ - The Board Game 101
New to... Read more
Final 24 Hours! Don't Forget to Back!
We are in to the last 24 Hours of the Campaign. We are continuing to unlock Stretch Goals even now and it's all thanks to you. When you... Read more
£3,000,000 - Stretch Goal Update - Lucatiel of Mirrah Summoned NPC & Vordt of the Boreal Valley Add On
We've hit the £3,000,000 Milestone! An incredible achievement. You have successfully unlocked another Summoned NPC - Lucatiel of Mirrah (seen below):
Next up on the Summoned NPC ladder... Read more
£2,900,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked
You've unlocked Sellsword Luet Summoned NPC. Check out the 'Summoning 101' update for more information on how they work.
Next up we will be unlocking Lucatiel of Mirrah,... Read more
48 Hours Remaining!
We've broken records with this Kickstarters, Most Backers for a Board Game, Most Retail Backers for a Board Game, Largest Funding for a Board Game and Top 15... Read more
£2,800,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Siegward of Catarina
£2,800,000! What a total so far! We still have just over two days to go. Will we hit £3,000,000? In the meantime you have unlocked another stretch goal... Read more
Today is an opportunity to give you an insight into the Summoned NPCs and how they will operate, interact and behave within the game.
This Kickstarter campaign has... Read more
£2,700,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Ruined Aflis (Summoned NPC) & The Four Kings Renders
We're getting close to the end of the campaign. It's been a good run and you're still even now unlocking more stretch goals! We may be a bit... Read more
Social Unlock - Solaire of Astora Complete!
I am Solaire of Astora, an adherent to the Lord of Sunlight.
You have all engaged in jolly cooperation and unlocked Solaire of Astora as a Summoned NPC!
Our next... Read more
£2,600,000 - Stretch Goal Complete - Fencer Sharron
It's update time, and you have finished off the Invader Expansion by unlocking Fencer Sharron. That's another FREE expansion completed for your Souls Pledge. Don't forget that you... Read more
Female Characters, Terrain, Invaders & More!
We have some more previews today of some of the currently unlocked Stretch Goals. Many backers have asked what the female models look like...so lets start by having... Read more
£2,500,000 - Stretch Goal & Add On Unlocked - Marvelous Chester & Old Iron King
Hello Unkindled!This is incredible! You're still unlocking free Stretch Goals, and Add Ons, at a rate of one per day! Outstanding work. We're almost there on the Solaire of Astora... Read more
Q&A with Richard Loxam May 12th 08:00BST
We will be hosting one last Q&A with Richard Loxam Tomorrow at 08:00BST. It will be in the comments section of the Kickstarter.
Please read through the previous... Read more
Guardian Dragon Model Preview Appears...
Today we have another preview for you - The Guardian Dragon from Dark Souls II.
In a cage at the top of Aldia's Keep, resides a red Wyvern.... Read more
£2,400,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Armourer Dennis
How are we all today? Did you see the Solaire of Astora update? We need some JOLLY COOPERATION from you to help unlock Solaire for FREE!
- The Twitter... Read more
The Solaire Update!
This is the one you've been waiting for! It's time to unlock Solaire of Astoria with some JOLLY COOPERATION! Solaire will be a FREE Summoned Model for the... Read more
Over 21,000 Backers!: Tiles, Models, Exploration Video + More!
Golden Week is now over in Japan and we now have a whole host of new content for you throughout the final stages of this Kickstarter - we... Read more
£2,300,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Maldron the Assassin
With just one week to go we're still unlocking these Stretch Goals at a fantastic rate. We've just broken the £2,300,000 milestone and have unlocked:
Next up at... Read more
£2,200,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Oliver the Collector Mini-Boss
The Stretch Goals keep on coming! This time you've unlocked Oliver the Collector - which weapon will he use next...
The next Invader to be unlocked will be... Read more
£2,100,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Melinda the Butcher Mini-Boss
Good Morning Unkindled,
Praise the Sun! \[T]/ Another Stretch Goal has been reached! The Dark Root Basin Expansion has definitely been popular. This time you have unlocked Melinda the Butcher:... Read more
£2,000,000 Reached! Sif & Artorias Have Arrived!
£2,000,000 has now been reached! What an incredible achievement - this Kickstarter is set to break records if it continues at the pace it has. Kirk in all... Read more
Link to today's AMA
Here is the link to today's AMA - it starts at 12 but feel free to leave questions beforehand https://www.reddit.com/r/boardgames/comments/4htsuz/were_mat_hart_rich_loxam_designers_of_dark_souls/
Stretch Goal RRP & Tiles - Reddit AMA Today at 12-13:00BST
Those of you with keen eyes may have noticed we updated the main page graphics yesterday. We have included the total RRP of the Stretch Goals and added ... Read more
£1,900,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Xanthous King, Jeramiah (Mini-Boss)
Praise the Sun \[T]/ A fantastic start to the day, we've hit another Stretch Goal and added Xanthous King, Jeramiah to the Invader Expansion. More news on their... Read more
£1,850,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Paladin Leeroy (Mini-Boss)
We're unlocking these Stretch Goals at a rate of one per day! Keep it up and we'll soon be at the £2,000,000 milestone. We've got something planned... This... Read more
Reddit AMA - Wednesday 4th May - 12:00BST
We will be hosting an AMA (Ask Me Anything) on Reddit /r/boardgames on Wednesday 4th May at 12:00 - 13:00 BST (British Summer Time).
We'd love to welcome... Read more
£1,800,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Maneater Mildred (Mini-Boss)
You've surpassed the £1,800,000 Stretch Goal and have started to unlock the Invader Mini-Bosses. More information will be given on these during out Reddit AMA on Wednesday 4th... Read more
Invader Stretch Goal Update
We’ve been beset on all sides by Invaders here at the Steamforged offices!! Nowhere is safe from these wretched Phantoms, hungering for humanity and souls. Rest assured it’s... Read more
£1,750,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Set of Favour
We've finished the Armour Set! Praise the Sun! In doing so you have unlocked the Set of Favour:
Next up will we be pushing through the pesky Invaders.... Read more
£1,700,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Guardian Set
You're getting through these Stretch Goals at an immense rate, it's a good thing too, as we have Stretch Goals up to £4,000,000. This time you've unlocked the... Read more
Last Night's AMA with Mat Hart
We had our first scheduled AMA last night and we've complied the questions for you here: http://steamforged.com/dark-souls-faq-3
You can see the impromptu AMAs here:
£1,650,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Gold-Hemmed Black Set
We've nearly completed the Armour Set Expansion. Just two more to unlock and then, well, whatever could be next...
...before you find out though you've got the Guardian... Read more
'Ask Me Anything' with Mat Hart (Game Designer)
We hope you've been enjoying the interaction from of Customer Service Team in the comments section. Mat & Rich, the Game Designers, have even popped their heads in.... Read more
£1,600,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Dark Set
Another day, another stretch goal unlocked. We hope you've been enjoying the support team's interaction throughout today. We certainly have, and we'll speak to you again tomorrow. For... Read more
Upcoming AMA Schedule and Monday's Collated AMA
Last night we hosted an impromptu 'Ask Me Anything' with one of the Game's Designers, Mat Hart. The overwhelming response was that you would like more of these... Read more
£1,550,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Crimson Set
For those of you who have missed it see Update #21 for an 'Exploration Gameplay Walkthrough' and we had an impromptu AMA this week. It's currently being collated and will... Read more
£1,500,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Asylum Demon Boss Expansion & Havel's Set
You've done it! You hit £1,500,000 and have unlocked the Asylum Demon Boss Expansion, let's hope you've got some Black Firebombs on hand.
You've also unlocked Havel's Set:... Read more
Exploration Gameplay Walkthrough
So while we wait for the exploration gameplay video to be approved, we thought it’d be fun to take you through how this side of Dark Souls™ -... Read more
£1,450,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Titanite Demon Behaviour Cards
Another stretch goal has been surpassed and we're getting awfully close to the £1,500,000 mark. Keep it up! This time you have unlocked Titanite Demon Behaviour Cards, be... Read more
£1,400,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Catarina Set
The continued growth of the campaign and community is just staggering. Let's push for £1,500,000 and unlock the next set today!
Hmmm... Mmmm. The Catarina Set, affectionately known... Read more
£1,350,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked!
Backers are continuing to smash through these stretch goals, unlocking a whole of FREE products for everyone, the latest being:
The next one up is an iconic armour... Read more
£1,300,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Black Knight Set
The Black Knight Set has been unlocked. We hope you enjoy these sets, the next one has been silhouetted, I sure you can have a guess at which... Read more
£1,250,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Gargoyle Behaviour Cards
You've done it again! You've unlocked Gargoyle Behaviour Cards, and are well on the way to unlocking the next stretch goal.
Comment below what you think the next... Read more
£1,200,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Player Character Adventurer Set
You have located the Domhnall of Zena, and have unlockled the Adventurer Set.
The next stretch goal will increase the difficulty of the Gargoyle. Who has been felled... Read more
£1,150,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - 5 Winged Knight Behaviour Cards
You've just broken another Stretch Goal! We've added 5 Winged Knight Behaviour Cards. Every time you unlock more cards you increase replayability, and make it more likely the... Read more
£1,100,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - 5x The Pursuer Behaviour Cards
Another Stretch Goal has been unlocked overnight, and it looks like another will be very soon as well.
You have unlocked x5 The Pursuer Behaviour Cards
The next... Read more
£1,000,000 Reached within 48 Hours!
You have just achieved another record breaking moment...£1,000,000 within 48 Hours!!!
We cannot believe the momentum of this project - its amazing and we thank every single backer... Read more
£975,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - 2 Crystal Lizards!
You've just unlocked a pair of Crystal Lizards! You really are a glutton for punishment.
The next Stretch Goal will be at £1,000,000 and have we got something... Read more
£950,000 Reached! Sir Alonne Behaviour Cards Unlocked!
You've unlocked the Sir Alonne Behaviour Cards, giving him more ways to kill you. Congratulations.
Next Stretch Goal to unlock will be:
We're getting close to that amazing... Read more
£925,000 - Stretch Goal Unlocked - Alonne Knight Captains In!
The next Stretch Goal has been met! You've unlocked the Alonne Knight Captains.
The next Stretch Goal will be:
Once again, you backers are smashing it! Keep on... Read more
£900,000 Reached! Stretch Goal Unlocked!
We have now reached £900,000! Which means another Stretch Goals is unlocked!
We have upgraded the standard Aggro card token into a Metal Aggro Coin! This will go... Read more
10,000+ Backers! Multiple Stretch Goals Unlocked!
10,000 Backers! Unbelievable!
Now we are into Day 2 we have a HUGE update for you! Our approval we were waiting on has now come through from Bandai... Read more
$1,000,000 Within 24 Hours!
30 minutes away from a full 24 hours and we have managed to hit over $1 million dollars! What an incredible first day!
Behind the scenes we are... Read more
Stretch Goals Smashed! £650,000
We are still smashing stretch goals within this first 24 hour period. It is quite simply mindblowing the support, passion and commitment our backers have to Dark Souls... Read more
Stretch Goal + Add-On + Localisation Update!
We have awoke to a huge increase overnight in backers. Your support is outstanding and we cannot thank you enough - this Kickstarter is set to break records!... Read more
nearly £200k achieved!
nearly £200k! Bloody hell! We are over the moon! So while we wait for final approval of our graphic assets, really need to share with you what has been unlocked... Read more
Clarifications on Retail Exclusive Stretch Goal
Quick bit of clarification regarding the retail exclusive add-on stretch goals...
- The retailer exclusive unlocks are general release items. This means that every customer will have access to them from... Read more
Funded in 3 Minutes!!!
Funded in 3 Minutes!!!
The journey has just begun - what an amazing start. Stretch goals update coming soon seems several have already been smashed!