Rewards Update, Goodbye to Gene, Status on Duke Ep 2, Duke Sale!
Sorry for not posting sooner, but I am very busy and have had to juggle too many things. Thank you for your patience. One problem is that I... Read more
I hope you all are enjoying the game. If you have any feedback, or have and questions or request please contact me through our Gmail address, email@example.com
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DRM Free is here! And on Humble Bundle
Ahoy Me Heartys!
The DRM free copies of Duke are here! Finally! So if you want one please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line DRM. And i will... Read more
Ahoy Loyal Backers and Patrons of the Digital Arts,
I want to let our Linux backers know that the Linux version of Duke Grabowski: Mighty Swashbuckleris now available on... Read more
Looks like a large portion of the emails I sent out yesterday did not go through yet due to some weird gmail glitch that I don't understand. So... Read more
Steam Keys sent
Gene and I spent an exhaustive last 24 hours sending out over 900 Steam keys. It took a while but we think (and hope) we got one to... Read more
DRM Free Coming Very Soon and Steam Coming on the Fifth
Ahoy Scurvy Backers!
Good news! Alliance has told me that they are planning on releasing a DRM-free version of the game before the end of the year, and that more details... Read more
July Progress Report : The Home Stretch
Bill Tiller here for quick progress report on Duke (quick because I want to get back to work ASAP). We are nearing the end of the production, though... Read more
Good, Bad and the Sad
I have good news and bad news and I’ll get the bad news out of the way first because the good news is so awesome!
... Read more
Working hard, moving ahead.
Hi Duke Grabowski Backers!
Gene usually does these updates but he is super busy now and I am going to take a crack at it. Hopefully I will do... Read more
Duke Grabowski has been Greenlit!
Happy New Year!
On Dec. 29th, we got an unexpected present:
This is a big event for the project and our little company. Just a few years ago, it seemed... Read more
Hi, backers. A quick update on Duke's adventure:
Bill has finished up his storyboards for Dave Grossman, to repay him for lending us his game design talents and advice.
Gene... Read more
Planning for the year ahead
Hi backers, hope you've all been well. Here's what Venture Moon Industries did over the last two weeks.
Jeremiah: "I'm getting the legal and financial infrastructure nailed down for the... Read more
The campaign ends, and a new voyage begins.
And so our ship and its merry 966 crewmates arrived safely on the far shore of the Kickstarter Sea.
Bill writes, "I'm in awe of our backers for supporting this... Read more
FUNDED! You did it!
Grab a mug of grog or root beer and join us in a toast: "To adventure games! And the jolliest backers on Kickstarter!"
Here's a terrific drawing... Read more
98% funded, and a sketch
What a day! 98% funded, more backers, and an epic S.F. Giants win!
We are so close we can almost smell the grog. Keep telling your adventure game friends about... Read more
Ron likes Duke! 90% funded! Duke walks!
It's been a great 24 hours! We have two days left and we can make it if we all pull together! New backers are aboard, and many of you raised... Read more
Sold-out tiers open up, the Ape is named, new pictures, and a Dave Grossman quote!
Hello backers! Keep that momentum going! We have three days left.
We added one more slotto each of our sold-out tiers tonight, so a few lucky backers can... Read more
Tim Likes Duke! Ogu Raider Madness, and the Brawny Baddie: Papa Mystify.
We are in the final stretch now for sure. Thank you again for all your effort and support. We even got a nice email form Tim Schafer saying ... Read more
$30,000!!!!!!!! Way To Go!!!
Howdy Loyal Backers!
Thank you so much! We made it over 30k! Yeah! Give yourselves a pat on the back. And thanks to all who upped their pledge and helped... Read more
The people we've met along the way.
Look at this Duke Grabowski Lego minifig by our backer, Irishmile!
As Bill said, "That is seriously the coolest thing I've seen in a long time!"
More backer support: Sarah... Read more
Lots and Lots of Stuff, Cameos, and Another contest!
Howdy Loyal Backers,
I'm finally getting to reveal the surprise(s) I mentioned on my last update. First we are excited to announce that MTV's Teen Wolf writer... Read more
Rewards and Temptations
Ahoy, me maties! Wishin' ye a fine and prosperous Talk Like a Pirate Day.
It's a night for celebration. We added a fresh reward tier for your hard-earned doubloons. An ... Read more
Wrestling with Responsibilty
Today's update is brief. Bill revealed a new sketch during our live interview with Adventure-Treff on Monday.
In this ring, Duke will wrestle the character we met in... Read more
The Inn With No Name Winner!
We're proud to announce the winner(s) of our Inn with No Name Naming Contest!
Irishmile (Been PlunderInn') and Atle Jarnæs Lerøy (Plunderin')
We liked the name Plunder Inn so much... Read more
An Office(er) and a Gorilla
Howdy Loyal Backers,
Bill here taking over for Gene on this update. It's a bit of a short one but it has new art! So that should... Read more
Dialog for "Duke Grabowski"
In this 1:50 short, Gene describes some of his adventure game work, and reveals his new writing strategy. Warning: mild profanity.
Several backers bumped up their pledges recently, including... Read more
The Inn With No Name Contest!
Bill discusses his art process and draws The Inn With No Name during this 2:23 short.
What should we name this inn? Any suggestions, readers?
It should be something... Read more
An Eye for Quality
In this 2:10 short, Jeremiah hints at his mysterious past and reveals his hopes for our game.
You'll also see clips from "Ghost Pirates of Vooju Island" and a... Read more
Milestone achieved, Steam, GOG, and more
Today, your pledges raised us past $16,000! That's 40% of our goal. Many thanks, and welcome to our new backers!
Per your request, we entered Duke into Steam's Greenlight process.... Read more
The Gnarly Narwhal
Thank you to our backers who have been spreading the word about our campaign! We read all of your messages and comments and we're working on following up on... Read more
The Basic Story
Greetings to all our Backers (and hopefully future backers),
I want to give you all a bit more information about the story and character of Duke Grabowski, Mighty... Read more
What is in a name?
I grew up -until I was about fifteen- in the Chicago area. When I was nine my mom had married my step father and he... Read more