The Shadows of Hong Kong Bonus Campaign Is Here!!
We are pleased to announce that the Shadows of Hong Kong bonus campaign is now available as part of a free update to Shadowrun: Hong Kong.This update also adds... Read more
Happy Holidays from the Shadowrun Team and HBS!
The Shadowrun team has enjoyed exploring more of the people and places in Hong Kong as they’ve worked on the mini-campaign over the last couple of months. We’re looking forward... Read more
Messenger Bags and SRHK Figures are On Their Way!
We’re happy to let you know that we just received word from our fulfillment house that they are about to start shipping out domestic packages of the Shadowrun: Hong Kong... Read more
Mini-Campaign Concept Art! Plus a Reminder about Physical Rewards...
In addition to working on a new patch that will be released in the next couple weeks, the team is in creation mode - building a new hub, honing the... Read more
What We’ve Been Up to Since Launch!
It’s hard to believe an entire month has gone by since the launch of Shadowrun: Hong Kong. It has been quite a whirlwind and we didn’t want too much... Read more
Wow, Launch Day is finally here!
Thanks for sticking with us throughout the development of Shadowrun: Hong Kong. We've enjoyed giving you these "peeks behind the... Read more
Shadowrun:Hong Kong Keys and Rewards Update!
We are THISCLOSE to launching Shadowrun:Hong Kong and are excited to let you know that we have distributed Steam, GOG and Humble keys for the game into BackerKit accounts!
Included... Read more
Welcome to the Grid
Just two weeks until Shadowrun: Hong Kong arrives! As we're wrapping things up here, we wanted to share one more thing real quick - some of the awesome work that... Read more
Release Date, Anyone?
Mitch here, with just enough bandwidth to pull my head out of polishing the game to let you know that Shadowrun: Hong Konghas an official release... Read more
A Peek Behind the Curtain at the New Shadowrun Wiki
Greetings Shadowrunners! My name is Aidan. I’m an intern from the Academy of Interactive Entertainment and I’ve been working on a special project for HBS for the last 6 months.
Full Steam Ahead!
Hey Chummers - Producer Chris here! Just taking a second to poke my head up from the depths of development to give you a quick check-in regarding where development of ... Read more
Your First Look and the Biggest. Sale. Evar.
Howdy! Mitch here. Is it mid-May already? Time flies when you’re making games. I just pulled my nose out of the project long enough to give you a quick update... Read more
Rewards Update, Improved Soundtrack Files, and a New Peek Behind the Curtain
We have another Peek Behind the Curtain: Portraits-style for you today but first a couple reward updates...
Digital Rewards for Late Comers - If you answered your BackerKit survey... Read more
Come and Get It!!
Now that we've locked down BackerKit, we've distributed the first of the digital rewards!! Depending on your pledge level, the following rewards will be found in your BackerKit account.
- Shadowrun... Read more
A peek behind the curtain at character animation... and shouts out to some chummers!
Hey hey! Mitch here.
The team is tearing it up on Shadowrun: Hong Kong! Lot's of great stuff getting into the game in all departments and we have strong momentum.... Read more
Dev Update #2 - A peek behind the curtain at where we are in the process
Mitch here again in our new office space. Thanks to your funding, we grew out of our old space and had to move into a larger room in... Read more
How Do I Get My Shadowrun: Hong Kong Rewards?
Hi, I’m Robin, Harebrained Schemes’ Community Manager. On any given day, you’ll find me taking care of anything at all related to communicating with and supporting our Backers and anyone... Read more
WE REALLY SHOOK THE PILLARS OF HEAVEN (AGAIN), DIDN'T WE?
You rule. You really do.
We are really blessed to be associated with such a wonderful community. Thank you.
And enjoy the awesome video quality. ;)
Keep in touch!
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Welcome to the home stretch! It's hard to believe our Kickstarter campaign is nearly over. It's been great having you keep us company as we work on the... Read more
Prime Runners know... Drek Happens!
Greetings from the Pacific Northwest!
As you must imagine, we're still reeling from the news that we hit our $1,000,000 funding goal with plenty of time remaining in the Shadowrun:... Read more
You did it! The Shadows of Hong Kong Mini-Campaign is yours (eventually)!
You guys, seriously. That was amazing.
Because of your generosity, your spreading the word, and your support, we are going to be able to create an additional 4-5 hour mini-campaign... Read more
Happy Valentine's Day! Here's a peek at a prototype of Gobbet's Collectible Figure!
Hope you're having a good weekend. Nice total! You guys are killing it, really getting the word out about the final days of our Kickstarter. Thank you!
Remember... Read more
Some Valentine’s Day love to start our Final Weekend! This update's chock full o' stuff!
Here we are, heading into the final weekend of our Kickstarter campaign. Can you believe it?
It feels like only yesterday that our first teaser image started making the... Read more
There's a New Reward Level in town! Aaaand... another peek behind the curtain!
Holy moley, we're almost at $900,000!!! Yowza, yowza, yowza. Who wants that mini-campaign? Looks like you do, chummer. And how do we get to that big ol' funding... Read more
Development Update - A peek behind the curtain at where we are in the process
Hey everyone, Mitch here.
For those new to the project, I’m the Game Director on Shadowrun: Hong Kong. I did a bunch of writing and plotting on Dragonfall... Read more
Original e-novel author announced! And a peek behind the curtain at some crunchy bits...
Hey there! We've got great news! As you may remember, Backers at the $25 STREET CRED reward level and above receive an original e-novel, based on the characters and situations... Read more
A new Reward Level! And a peek behind the curtain at the guy with the faux hawk....
Remember how we always say that we're listening and taking your comments to heart? Well, here's an example for all the folks who don't play tabletop RPGs but... Read more
How 'bout another peek behind the curtain?
Wow, we're narrowing in on $800,000 in funding for Shadowrun: Hong Kong!
That is incredible. We would love to create that Mini-Campaign for you if we're lucky... Read more
Interview video! New concept art! And Mitch's peek behind the curtain...
We had a lot of fun on Arvan Eleron’s Twitch.tv show last night. The live interview with Lead Writer Andrew McIntosh and Game Director Mitch Gitelman lasted two... Read more
LIVE interview with the devs on Twitch TV 1/29! And another peek behind the curtain...
Our Backers are amazing! You are now over 19,000 strong (yikes!) and your legions are growing by the minute!
Hey, great news!
Andrew, our Lead Writer, and Mitch, our Fearless... Read more
The Matrix Unlocked
Huzzah!Now that we’ve hit our funding goal for the Revamped Matrix, we thought you’d like to hear a bit more about what we’re planning. As we said, our goal... Read more
A peek behind the scenes: What does a Game Producer do anyway?
We had a rockin' weekend, didn't we? Lots of great discussion on the board, lots of cool new people joined the project (welcome y'all!), and we're getting close to hitting... Read more
So.... what happens after $700,000???
We get this question a lot (like, a LOT!) and today is the day we're gonna answer it!
We have our plans set for the story we... Read more
Warrior needs flesh... badly!
Our favorite (former) Red Samurai/Ghoul's personal side mission = UNLOCKED! Thanks so much for the opportunity to make it.
In case you were wondering about Wu and Racter's personal side... Read more
First look at Gobbet's Collectible Figure!
Happy Wednesday, Runners!
As promised yesterday, we're excited to show you a work-in-progress look at Gobbet's Collectible Miniature model. This untextured/unpainted 3D model was created by our own Maury Weiss, the... Read more
Today's peek behind the curtain... and a little tease.
As we mentioned in a previous update, part of the fun of making a Kickstarted game project is sharing our process with you. Sometimes it will be a... Read more
The Magic, she has expanded!
We’re now over $550,000 and have unlocked the Expanded Magic funding goal. What a great way to start the work week! Thanks so much to the people who have been... Read more
Another Funding Goal Reached! Who rules?
What a tremendous few days, everybody. We can't tell you how energizing it is to see your outpouring of support for a project we're so passionate about.
And thanks... Read more
Yesss! Moar cybers!
You folks are amazing! Thanks for the opportunity to add more cyber-stuff to the game. Our designers and artists have been talking all morning about the things they're planning to... Read more
We hit 4x our first Funding Goal!
That's like 400% or something...
That means the (former) Red Samurai Gaichu is yours! Congrats on your new badass!
And don't forget, now that Racter and Gaichu are unlocked, their... Read more
Our first Kickstarter for Shadowrun Returns funded at $400,000 in 28 hours. Can we beat that by 2pm Pacific time? Looks like it's gonna be tight!
Think we can get... Read more
Thanks Europe and Good Morning America!
Overnight, we hit $300,000 and unlocked Gobbet's Personal Mission!! Woo hoo! Gobbet was the first character we came up with for Shadowrun: Hong Kong and we have a... Read more
Well, hellooooo Kickstarter!
Wowzers, you guys are amazing!
With your support, we were able to hit our first funding goal in less than 2 hours and we just hit our third one. That... Read more