Category Archives: Kickstarter

Thanks A Million!

Well, thanks¬†1,057,975 to be exact ūüôā Yes, the Dungeon Saga Kickstarter made over a million dollars all told, which was a pleasant surprise. A huge¬†thanks to everyone who backed it and helped to make it a much bigger and more … Continue reading

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There’s Your Dragon

The latest Dungeon Sagas update is the stretch goal for one last expansion, and this time it’s got a dragon! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1744629938/dungeon-saga-the-dwarf-kings-quest/posts/970579

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Hero Experience In Dungeon Sagas

As I mentioned yesterday, the experience system is linked to the rest of the¬†Downtime process. I’ll explain how in a moment, but first a¬†handful of¬†points that came up in the comments from yesterday’s post and which I should probably stress … Continue reading

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Dungeon Saga Downtime

Gratuitous picture of big red guy ūüôā In the Advanced rules for Dungeon Sagas it would be nice for Heroes to have a life outside the dungeon, however abstracted that may be. As DS is not an RPG I’m not … Continue reading

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Random Dungeon Sagas

As you may have seen on the (huge) Kickstarter update 40, random dungeons are in, and they look like being a lot of fun.¬†The random element can really capture the whole exploring the unknown¬†feeling, with the potential for nasty surprises … Continue reading

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Build Your Own Heroes

The latest update announced a rather exciting upgrade to the Advanced rules if we get to $600k: build your own Heroes. This is a big expansion and one that I’m really excited about. It’s certainly something I’ve been itching to … Continue reading

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Bad Guy AI In Dungeon Sagas

I’ve had a few questions about this, mostly focussing on whether the different factions in the expansion packs will have different AI behaviour or not. The answer is simple: yes, they will. Don’t worry about that. Goblins will be sneaky … Continue reading

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A Brief DS Alpha Update

I’ve been a bit overrun with various craziness for the last week, so haven’t posted as much as I’d like. The following is a sort of roundup of answers to common questions. There’s so much discussion and suggestions on the … Continue reading

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Live Dungeon Sagas Interview Tonight

From 6.30pm UK time (7.30pm CET) tonight I’ll be doing another one of those Google hangouts thingamajigs¬†live on Youtube. If you’re in a different timezone then there’s a handy countdown timer on there so you can see how long you … Continue reading

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The Many Modes Of Play

With the $300K stretch goal smashed on the Kickstarter, we’ve now added not one, but two AI decks to the game. Adding this to the already flexible design means that there are now more different ways of playing than I … Continue reading

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