We're still on track to get the first games out by Christmas! We'll know more in about a month, when the game components are finished. If it's possible to get all those pieces to us in early December then we should be able to ship to you by mid-December. So...watch this space for updates.
Believe it or not, I'm missing playtesting! We're currently waiting while the game is made, and while it shouldn't take too long, it's a bit of news desert. What I miss is the early stages of game development. Getting an idea, seeing if it will work, just trying it out...that's great fun. Waiting for the... Continue Reading →
Some of the people on the Kickstarter also ordered bags. These are long-handled cotton canvas bags, 38cm by 43cm by 10cm. Here’s the image which is going to go on them. They’ll be printed by the Clever Baggers. Before I put the order in, does anyone else want one?
As well as the games, we’ve also been working on images for the badges. They’ve changed slightly from the images shared on the Kickstarter. What do you think?
The other day I did something really interesting. I ran the image of the board through colour blind filters. The colour blind site I used was called Toptal, and it gave me the option of looking at a website (this one, obviously) using different filters. In one filter, the green and blue looked grey and... Continue Reading →
Here's the latest version on the rule book. What do you all think? It's going to be small and square, to fit in the box.
I'd like to tell you all about a mistake I made. A few months ago I asked for quotes from games manufacturers. I found these partly by googling, partly through looking through the forums at Board Game Geek. I asked almost everyone I could find, got emails back, and put the answers into a spreadsheet.... Continue Reading →
So, because we are suckers for punishment, we’re considering individually numbering each game. Yes, really. The numbering would be somewhere on the instruction booklet. We currently have two ideas... Idea One is a handwritten note at the bottom of the back page where it says “edition one: x of 500”. Very art print. Idea Two... Continue Reading →