Archive for the ‘Crowdfunding’ Category

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One week of Entropy

Kickstarter are running a special ‘All In 1’ event, and Rule & Make are participating. You have less than a week to get on board with Entropy. To keep with the theme of one, the campaign has one pledge tier, one stretch goal, one rate for shipping, a one vs many game mode, and it […]

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By Order of the Queen goes live on Kickstarter

Prepare to defend the Kindgdom! By Order of the Queen, which we previewed last month, has gone live on Kickstarter. Not only that, but it has already met and exceeded it’s funding goal of USD$18,000. By Order of the Queen is a cooperative resource management game with combat elements. Players fulfil objectives by performing tests, using […]

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This past week on the tabletop

01/05/2016 –07/05/2016 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Dungeons & Dragons player Miguel Zavala completes his project of designing and printing every monster in the Monster Manual Sourcebook. That is commitment. Episode 5 of the Dice Hard podcast came out. This time they are discussing the second instalment of the […]

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Fragged Empire Protagonist Archive Kickstarter

Are you a Fragged Empire player, or were interested in this issues feature article on the game? A new Fragged Empire Kickstarter is now running for a new book and some miniatures. The book is the Protagonist Archive, an expansion which introduces four new playable races to the setting.  There are also a selection of […]

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Join the pub crawl with Drinking Quest

Drinking Quest is a game that mixes beverage consumption and roleplay to create a unique experience of adventure. Three quests have previously been released, but game designer Jason Anarchy is shaking things up with his latest instalment. You can check out the Kickstarter campaign currently running, Drinking Quest: Journey into Draught, to see the backing […]

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No Fish! Kickstarter is live

93 Made Games launched their Kickstarter for No Fish! today. It is already a third of the way to fully funding, and still has 38 days to go until it ends. No Fish! is a family cards game where players race to be the first to release all their fish. You can read a preview […]

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The Untold Story Behind Kickstarter Stats

A little while ago Jeanne over on AppBlogger wrote an article about Kickstarter failures. This led to her being contacted by Professor Ethan Mollick who explained what she had gotten wrong. So Jeanne and Ethan struck out together to take a more statistical look at Kickstarter numbers. The resulting article, The Untold Story Behind Kickstarter […]

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Fight for your place in the heavens – Ragnaroll review

The world is coming to an end. An endless winter has descended, freezing the land and forcing the people to the brink of destruction. What is left of the Vikings live in small groups, slowly making their way through what little stores they have left. However Vikings never go down without a fight. There are […]

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Hasbro Gaming Lab wants your game

Hasbro has announced that they are working with Indiegogo to find the next great game. Called Hasbro Gaming Lab, the Grand Prize Winner receives USD$10,000 and a trip to Hasbro headquarters where they will work with the game development team to turn their game into a reality. Not only that, but the creators retain all […]

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Kicking it with a post-mortem and a list

Within a matter of days two really interesting articles related to Kickstarter appeared online. The first is by Al Caynes, game designer at Senyac Games. He provides a very honest post-mortem analysis of El Luchadore Fantastico Grandes Kickstarter campaign. In it he touches on subjects such as the original campaign and the changes he made, […]