Proof of Manufature
Sorry for a second update in as many days, but it has recently been suggested in the comments section that I am a scammer.
I would like to point out... Read more
FOCUS: Airborne In Your Pocket
As many know, we bolted 'Airborne In Your Pocket'onto this kickstarter so that those that had backed in 2012 with Valley Games could get something. Emmanuel, who created AIYP... Read more
FOCUS: D-Day Dice OVERLORD
As promised this update will focus on D-Day Dice Overlord:
The Introduction from the Rulebook:
This expansion to D-Day Dice adds new content that transforms your... Read more
Time for some reflection
Now that we have got all the files to the translation partners and the English versions are with the manufacturers, I have had some time for some reflection... Read more
All Boxes Designed and Discussions with Manufacturers
The neoprene mat file is with the manufacturer and we are expecting a sample shortly.
Now we have all files ready, we are able... Read more
Print ready status
As promised, here is the update on getting things print ready for the English version.
I am awaiting a couple of small items from Emmanuel (namely the rule... Read more
Progress and Developments
As stated in the last update, we have been working through a number of things for this project.
IMPORTANTLY, we are still working toward having the products with... Read more
Merry Christmas for all at Word Forge Games
We have received new sample of the dice.
These solid colour versions have much more vibrant colours as you can see.
We have also tweaked the colour of... Read more
Translation Update, Dice Trays, Ammo Boxes, Art and Dice
As we said on the last update, there is lots of work going on, but most of it is not particularly 'update' worthy. But now we have a... Read more
Dice and Translation
Although the updates have been quite, lots of work is happening.
Firstly, translation is progressing and we are still on target to get all back from the translation... Read more
All files are now with the translators, and they are now working on them. The slowest of these expects to be completed by the end of December.... Read more
Dice Feedback Received
I thank you all for your feedback on the dice images I shared in the last update. Clearly, I should not have got over-excited and posted snapshots... Read more
Translation and Dice
As you can see the lion's share is now with the translation teams and we expect that DDD Pocket, Legends, Spoils of War and the KS exclusives... Read more
We are working through a large amount of the cards etc. and the light is at the end of the tunnel. We are slightly behind where I was hoping to... Read more
Metal Dice are Nice!
As you can see we have moved along significantly with the writing.
I have also added a new colour to the tables: Blue means we have the item or... Read more
UK Games Expo 2018 - 1G12
Word Forge Games will be at UK Games Expo, in Hall 1 on Stand G12, and we will be demoing D-Day Dice all day Saturday.
Below you will... Read more
Over the last few weeks the team has primarily been working on the War Stories Expansion:
(note all images below are WIP, and yet to receive final approval from Emmanuel)... Read more
This last couple of weeks has seen a lot of work, but none really at a point we can share:
The majority of the War Stories Legendary items and specialists... Read more
Here are 3 of the servicemen!
These still need final approval from Emmanuel, but they look great.
A lot has gone green this week (look at AIYP). The... Read more
Pledge Manager Completion: 93%
Pledge Manager has now officially closed. Craig is working with those that have contacted him or me to help them through their issues and choices. He... Read more
D-Day Dice Pledge Manager closes THIS SUNDAY!
As it says on the title Pledge Manager will close on the 8th April.
Please make sure you complete it before the end of the day.
Before we launched D-Day Dice, we had been working on a Tabletop Skirmish game using 15mm scale tanks - think Command and Conquer on your tabletop!
Armoured Digital has an... Read more
Pledge Manager Completion: 81%
Pledge Manage will close in 13 days, on the 8th of April 2018
Emmanuel has spent the week toiling on the new Battle Maps. There was... Read more
Over 3/4 of Pledge Managers complete!
Pledge Manager Completion: 76%
Pledge Manage will close in 20 days, on the 8th of April 2018
As you can see we are still moving along nicely.
... Read more
Battlemaps, Pin Badges and Player Aids
Pledge Manager Completion: 68%
We are progressing really well through the PM with over 2 thirds completion.
Note these still need to be finally... Read more
Pledge Manager is live!
Hello one and all!
You should now have received your invite to the Pledge Manager, and well over 25% have completed it. Some people have struggled with it,... Read more
Airborne in Your Pocket and Pledge Manager
The pledge manager has been slightly delayed as Craig and I try and work out how to handle the postage. As we have partners in the USA for... Read more
Pledge Manager and Getting Products ready for Commercialisation
At the moment the team are beavering away at getting the pledge manager ready for the end of the week.
Mark and Emmanuel have been writing the descriptions for the... Read more
Update 12 Feb
We are looking very likely to launch the D-Day Dice Pledge Manager next week. More on this in next weeks update
Maldito Games becomes the official Word... Read more
As Mark is still mid-flu and Dominik is going down with it, Emmanuel has written our update today! Thank you you handsome man!
Emmanuel took time away from toiling on... Read more
5th and 6th Player Cards
Work is progressing well, although Word Forge has been hit with disease. I have poorly children, wife and me (obviously I have it the worst)!
Emmanuel has just... Read more
Wooden Dice Tray et al.
We are progressing nicely through the work to getting the products ready for production as you can see from the tables.
Additionally the main rules... Read more
Happy New Year to you all!
Happy New Year to you all!
During the holidays, Emmanuel took some time out to recharge his batteries and catch up on his sleeping, storming bunkers in his dreams. When... Read more
We were recently contacted by Indiegogo, who as you may already know are an alternative Crowd Funding site to Kickstarter. They have a post-campaign tool called ‘Indemand’. We... Read more
Our 1st Post-KS Update!
Hello Everyone and welcome to the first weekly update.
As you know KS is still processing the pledges and we are unlikely to see the money until near the end... Read more
Just a very quick message to thank all of you for supporting us!
D-Day Dice is a really awesome game, which as many like it, takes a few minutes to learn,... Read more
Solo Play Score Book
One last final mini-add-on:
Many of us Solo players enjoy competing agains our own previous score, but struggle to keep track of what we did previously.
We have therefore designed... Read more
A couple of requested Add-0ns added!
Dice bags as an add on!
Many of you have requested the option to be able to add-on an extra Dice bag or few! We are happy to oblige. These... Read more
New Stretch Goals, Luxury Add-ons & Servicemen Pledges
New Stretch Goals
25 More Servicemen Pledges Released at 21:00 UK Time!
Atlantikwall Mini Expansion: Gott mitt uns!
The new Gott Mit Uns expansion more than doubles the... Read more
Less than 48 hrs to go!
We are now within the last 48hrs and we are very close to unlocking the big one: Atlantikwall. More on this, via the first edition Board Game Geek Entry here!... Read more
Shipping News and New Social Stretches
US Friendly Shipping
I am pleased to announce today that, D-Day Dice 2nd Edition will now be US friendly! We are working with some of the biggest US based Kickstarter... Read more
New Stretch Goals, New Unocked Socials and Awesome Dice!
Red MGF Die
Today we unlocked a red MGF die. This is primarily an aesthetic variant, but Emmanuel is beavering away on a way to make it something... Read more
Today we unlocked ‘Last Man Standing’!
But what is Last Man Standing!Last Man Standing introduces a new way to play the game without the need for new components. Think of it as “reverse D-Day Dice”,... Read more
New Pledge Level for Veteran Players:
Today we announce a new pledge level for Veterans of the D-Day Dice world.
This pledge includes the two Expansions and All Stretch and Social Goal freebie unlocks.... Read more
Atlantikwall added for free to all Sergeant+ Pledges at £200k
This is the big one! We promised a big announcement and this is it! The infamous Atlantikwall expansion is added to D-Day Dice 2nd Edition and for free for all... Read more
Overview of the Game components and a new Stretch announced!
New Stretch Goal Added:
Link to Emmanuel's Component Overviews on Board Game Geek!
More Free Kickstarter Exclusive Freebies to be Unlocked.
As we progress along this campaign, many things become doable as we move from smaller to larger scale. As such, we would like to announce a little pet... Read more
Now it is time for some social stretch goals!
Well the addition to the Kickstarter of Way to Hell has seen us smash through 2 more stretch goals. Which is great news…hopefully soon we will be adding... Read more
Way to Hell!
Today we are pleased to announce that D-Day Dice 2nd Edition will see the Way to Hell Expansion. It is being added to this campaign as an optional add-on. If you... Read more
Daily Round up 2!
As you can see we have updated the Stretch table with two key details. We now have a mock up of the free dice that will... Read more
What’s the Top Secret Pledge
The original D-Day Dice Kickstarter was an amazing success for its time; for a short period it was the biggest ever gaming Kickstarter. The team behind it did a great... Read more
Poker Sized Lieutenant added to the Stretch Table
The Poker-sized Lieutenant for Solo play gives you somewhere to store his dice once you have recruited him. This was Mark’s idea... Read more
What is D-Day Dice Pocket?
D-Day Dice Pocket is actually 2 mini games in 1, designed to be playable anywhere (on the plane, in your office behind your boss’ back, or in a landing... Read more
Important: Name a Serviceman
We have recently realised that we may get into trouble with the name a Serviceman add on as the number of Serviceman we can offer is limited to 60.
As... Read more
A big favourite from 1st Edition is back...with a twist!
The Speckled RWB dice from the original D-Day Dice Kickstarter were a big hit and are now real collectors items...selling like gold dust on the likes of ebay. We love... Read more
Campaign Mode - D-DAY DICE: OVERLORD
D-Day Dice : Overlord is a race between teams on a large battlefield made of 6 Battle Maps (which can be expanded to 9). It consists of 3 raids, 1 per... Read more
Woah! And Campaign Rules Unlocked!
Well...we were prepared for this KS to go big, but we weren't expecting that big. Emmanuel has got the campaign rules written, but hadn't got to an overview. So expect... Read more
New Add-ons Added!
As we unlock more and more Servicemen, we would like to give you the chance to name one. As such we have added the option to the Add-on list.
The... Read more
War Stories....What is it?
The War Stories expansion contains 4 modules that are completely independent from each other. They can be added individually or as a whole to the base game. They consist of:... Read more
KS Update 1: Once more onto the beach, dear friends!
So the Plan
As you can see the initial target for this Kickstarter is nice and low, this means that we plan to add a lot of stuff via stretched... Read more