Printing Rulebook and Box Cover
Dear GOTK Backers,
I have received a final quote from a printer for rulebook and box cover last month. After few more editing and adjustments, files were sent to the... Read more
Rulebook is 95% Done
50 copies of game cards came few weeks ago. They are really amazing :)
Kickstarter exclusive Starting Player markers have arrived last week.
Rulebook is 95% complete. Following... Read more
Christmas 2014 Update
Cards - First Production Sample
Production sample came last Friday and overall it is great. Card quality and graphics are superb.
I ordered two copies and one copy... Read more
October 2014 Update
Please note, GOTK: Guandu is scheduled to print in December 2014 and ship by Feb 2015. Only 150 or less copies will be printed, enough to fulfill Kickstarter... Read more
One Final Test at Strategicon Gateway 2014
I have been working on a new set of prototype and getting ready to playtest with the following special order playmats in August 30th Strategicon Gateway 2014. http://www.strategicon.net/
These... Read more
After playtesting at Strategicon Gamex 2014, I have been editing all the cards and soon I will send a copy to Rob to proof.
While doing that, I... Read more
May 2014 Update
I have sent a 4-player demo to Rob so he can review it while playtesting the game. Suggestion came back quickly and I had been working on all... Read more
Printing Prototype with Final Artwork
Rob and I are almost done with card editing. By this weekend or next week, I should be able to print a set of four player GOTK Guandu... Read more
Progress Update Before End of 2013
Hope everyone had a pleasant and cheerful Christmas.
Thanks to Rob, we have finished the black/white layout of basic rules. The rules should be clear and much easier... Read more
Thanks to Rob, one of the backers, for helping me out with the rules. We had been working on rules and layout editing on weekly basis. I should... Read more
Rules, Spiel 2013, etc.
Daniel has not replied my e-mail and phone calls but I am sure he has a good reason to stop editing the game rules. In my last e-mail,... Read more
In the first image with seven cards, top five cards are the starting heroes of Yuan Shao faction. As you can see, all of them have an orange... Read more
Update with Previews
Hope everyone had a relaxing 4th of July holiday in US.
We are constantly working on the graphic layouts, making small to across the board changes on the... Read more
Rulebook has been the biggest concern I have with GOTK: Guandu. Since the beginning and months after Guandu was funded on Kickstarter, I have been struggling because Guandu... Read more
Update on Card Design
Here are some of the GOTK: Guandu cards and as you can see, their graphics and descriptions are improved over the course of time. Thou it isn't going... Read more
It is almost May but illustration and UI design are yet complete.
I was waiting for the early April updates from the illustration team then post an update... Read more
GOTK 3-4 Player Rules
Glory of the Three KIngdoms: Guandu Core Set is a two player Living Deck Building Game. It can be played up to four players with two copies of core set... Read more
Kickstarter Province Expansion and Jade Tiger Tally
After final playtest at the Orccon, here are the stretch province exansion cards and Jade Tiger Tally ...
Item - Ruyi... Read more
Happy Valentines's Day!
In the past three to four weeks, I had been busy getting The Battle of Red Cliffs ready to express to US. If I didn't have it shpped... Read more
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Since Guandu is backed, we have been testing the stretch rewards cards. We will continue to do so with few Essen 2013 promo cards until end of January.... Read more
Glory shall Come with more Rewards :)
This is a great Friday morning! Our goal is reached and accomplished!
First of all, I do want to apologize for the delay on video overviews. I wish... Read more
Glory is OURS!
Wow, we did it!!! Cannot beleive we finally made the goal ... while eating Taco Bell LOL!
On the last post, I forgot to mention Faction stretch reward was modified... Read more
100+ Backers, 87% Funded with 35 Hours to Go!
We are getting really really close ...
First of all, welcome new backers!
Thank Kevin Schantz, Clwe, Stephan Szabo, Davi Tassianri, Wei Jiangling, Fox McGregor, Teik Chooi Oh, Jeremy Loscheider,... Read more
Design of GOTK - Event
Event is the final expansion of Guandu and it incorporates the entire series and creates the most valuable gaming experience in Guandu. Event takes you to the world of Three... Read more
Design of GOTK – Battle
When designing battles in GOTK, we wanted a real battle where players can deploy hero and units. Most importantly, we wanted a battle that captures the essence of ancient Chinese... Read more
Preview from Kristen McCarty
Just saw Kristen's Glory of the Three Kingdoms preview on BGG, thought I should share it with everyone :) Thank you Krestin!
Kristen: I admit, I never saw myself as... Read more
Design of GOTK – Province
Province is normally called central or common area in DBG where players acquire additional cards to build their player decks. So what is GOTK’s Province different from other DBG?
In... Read more
Design of GOTK - Factions
When designing GOTK, we wanted our players to experience the epic story of the Three Kingdoms. In each major battle of GOTK series, factions were carefully designed to reflect their... Read more
Video - Overview Part II
Yeh! Finally finished part 2 of the game overview. Part 2 contains example of a turn and battle actions. It is about 14 minutes long and hopefully it will attract... Read more
Video - Overview Part I
Happy Thanksgiving! Hope everyone had a great vacation and a wonderful gathering of turkey feast. And for others not in US, hope you had a great weekend :)
I had... Read more
Achieved 100+ Like and Getting Ready to BGG.Con 2012
Awesome, as of this morning we have 102 Like on the project and now we have three designs of player mat to select from. In addition, the thrid design is... Read more
I will arrive BGG.Con on Friday afternoon and depart 6AM on Sunday morning. Friday evening and all day Saturday, I demo following games. Unless someone reserves a specific time for... Read more
Video Tutorial and BGG.Con
Tried to make a video tutorial in the past 10 days but can make it right. This video is so important and I really want it to be great! I... Read more
Print 'n Play Prototype E23-1 ready for Downlaod
Prototype E23-1 rules and cards are now ready for Print 'n Play download.
Compare to the Prototype E22, E23-1 has minor changes on few cards and... Read more
Reached 42% in First Week!
That is pretty AWESOME :) GOTK: Guandu is a fast-paced two player strategy card game with high quality and beautiful illutration. It has a dynamic and unique structure and I know you will love... Read more