Not much crowdfunding going on in December. Or if it is, nobody tells us about it. Or if they do, they don't tell anything about their games. But two can play that game. Here's a post telling you absolutely nothing right back.* Two games are scheduled to launch this coming week: Call of Kilforth: A Fantasy Quest Game, and Ancient Blood: The Order of Vampire Hunters. *** First up is Call of Kilforth: A Fantasy Quest Game. It's Gloom of Kilforth and Shadows of Kilforth all over
Update: 1815, Scum of the Earth has launched on Kickstarter and the campaign will run for 28 days. You may pledge for a copy of the game with or without the playmat. Previous games in the Historical Battles series are also available to order. Our preview post below was published on March 13. 1815, Scum of the Earth is the third game in Tristan Hall's historical battles series after 1066, Tears to Many Mothers and 1565, St. Elmo's Pay. This is a 1-2 player card-driven game ins
2020 brought us a global pandemic and, along with it, social distancing, masks, financial uncertainty and postponed delivery dates. For our end-of-the-year special we decided to turn to some of our favourite solo and soloable game designers and ask them to share their own experiences, feelings, plans and hopes both for the year we leave behind and the year to come.
Every day until December 31 we will publish one of these short interviews (we have no patience for long ones).
Update: Veilwraith has launched on Kickstarter, and the campaign will run for 23 days. There are four pledge options: 1) just the base game. 2) the game plus the Absolution expansion. 3) the game plus playmat. 4) Hall In: game, expansion, playmat. Our preview post below was published on April 5. Veilwraith is a solitaire fantasy card game set in the world of Tristan Hall's previous games, Gloom of Kilforth and Shadows of Kilforth. It is scheduled to launch on Kickstarter on A
Gloom of Kilforth was one of the very first Kickstarter games I bought. It looked like a cool adventure game, but the stunning artwork gave me the final push. This was something unique. This was what Kickstarter was for. Giving a designer the means to make his ideas become reality. And the game turned out to be as much fun as I'd hoped. When follow up A Touch of Death was announced, I instabacked. Now that it's released, as Shadows of Kilforth, I couldn't wait to put it on th
Update: The Kickstarter campaign for 1565: St Elmo's Pay is live and will run for 4 weeks. A playmat and Tristan Hall's previous game 1066, Tears to Many Mothers (compatible with 1565) can be added to your pledge. Our announcement below was published on 27 September 2019 Inhospitable Malta 1565: St Elmo's Pay is a 1-2 player card game that recreates the clash between the Knights Hospitaller and the Ottoman troops during the Great Siege of Malta. 1565 integrates with designer