Any idea on a release date?

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Any idea on a release date?

Post by Zemora » Tue Mar 11, 2008 3:10 pm

It's almost the middle of March, and I haven't seen anything definitive for a release this month. Is it still on target?

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by dancross » Tue Mar 11, 2008 5:37 pm

Zemora wrote:It's almost the middle of March, and I haven't seen anything definitive for a release this month. Is it still on target?
It is at the printer, which means it should hit stores shelves mid to late april. So, yes, despite some delays, it will be out soon. ;-)

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Post by Dustin R » Wed Mar 12, 2008 11:42 am

April! :cry: When do we get a glimpse of the quick start?

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Post by dancross » Wed Mar 12, 2008 11:58 am

Dustin R wrote:April! :cry: When do we get a glimpse of the quick start?
I'm actually sitting here working on expanding the quickstart, based on playtest feedback, and the need to make the sample adventure fit the typical 4-hour time slot for Gen Con this year. I should be done with that process within the week, and then I'll send it to layout. My hope is to have the Quickstart ready for the public at least two weeks before the actual book hits the shelves.

Thank you for your continued interest! Also, by April 1st we'll have a new website dedicated to the game, put together by a talented webteam, and that will become the hub of ERP activity (although these will remain the only forums, because it is after all published by Goodman Games).

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Two more days!

Post by joela » Sun Mar 30, 2008 4:45 pm

dancross wrote:
Dustin R wrote: Thank you for your continued interest! Also, by April 1st we'll have a new website dedicated to the game....
It's almost upon us!
What do you mean no?

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Post by WyzardWhately » Mon Mar 31, 2008 12:14 pm

Well, that's pretty cool. I actually pre-ordered it from my FLGS, so I'm looking forward to getting a copy.

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by Dustin R » Wed Apr 09, 2008 4:58 am

Hey Dancross,
Do we have a firm date on the mainbook or quickstart yet! :D

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by NiallNai » Wed Apr 09, 2008 6:59 am

Dustin R wrote:Hey Dancross,
Do we have a firm date on the mainbook or quickstart yet! :D
I'd sure like to know that also. I have the mainbook on pre-order.

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by StormPatriarch » Wed Apr 09, 2008 8:11 am

NiallNai wrote:
Dustin R wrote:Hey Dancross,
Do we have a firm date on the mainbook or quickstart yet! :D
I'd sure like to know that also. I have the mainbook on pre-order.
I am sure you get this question a lot but I would be very interested in the answer also.
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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by dancross » Wed Apr 09, 2008 6:04 pm

StormPatriarch wrote:
NiallNai wrote:
Dustin R wrote:Hey Dancross,
Do we have a firm date on the mainbook or quickstart yet! :D
I'd sure like to know that also. I have the mainbook on pre-order.
I am sure you get this question a lot but I would be very interested in the answer also.
The books shipped from the printer, so they should be hitting stores by the end of the month, I think. I'll have to ask Joseph how fast people can get their books by direct order, though I know you're doing the game a big favor by going through your local FLAGS. ;-)

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by ZeornWarlock » Wed Apr 09, 2008 9:50 pm

Good to see everything is coming along well and fast. :)

ZW.

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by dancross » Wed Apr 09, 2008 9:55 pm

ZeornWarlock wrote:Good to see everything is coming along well and fast. :)

ZW.
Yes indeed! Your interior art looks great in the finished product! I can't wait to get started on the campaign setting with the team, as soon as the stars are in the correct alignment, so to speak!

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by StormPatriarch » Thu Apr 10, 2008 9:43 am

dancross wrote:The books shipped from the printer, so they should be hitting stores by the end of the month, I think. I'll have to ask Joseph how fast people can get their books by direct order, though I know you're doing the game a big favor by going through your local FLAGS. ;-)
Cool. Hope it gets to the stores soon!!
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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by gideon_thorne » Thu Apr 10, 2008 6:49 pm

dancross wrote:
The books shipped from the printer, so they should be hitting stores by the end of the month, I think. I'll have to ask Joseph how fast people can get their books by direct order, though I know you're doing the game a big favor by going through your local FLAGS. ;-)
I guess I'll have to see if I can find one, somewhere... somehow...^_~` 8)
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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by dancross » Sun Apr 13, 2008 5:24 am

The book will be in stores April 22nd!

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by NiallNai » Sun Apr 13, 2008 6:30 am

dancross wrote:The book will be in stores April 22nd!
In the words of the KoDT: "Hoody Hoo!!"

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by Dustin R » Sun Apr 13, 2008 11:01 am

"Hoody Freaking Hoo" :D

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by StormPatriarch » Mon Apr 14, 2008 7:01 am

dancross wrote:The book will be in stores April 22nd!
Sweet!
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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by dancross » Mon Apr 14, 2008 5:52 pm

The quickstart will be ready for download by the beginning of next week! It includes an adventure too for would-be GMs to try out with their groups.

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by StormPatriarch » Tue Apr 15, 2008 5:39 am

dancross wrote:The quickstart will be ready for download by the beginning of next week! It includes an adventure too for would-be GMs to try out with their groups.
Very cool! :D
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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by Dustin R » Tue Apr 22, 2008 4:32 am

My group just ordered 4 copies :wink: It would be awesome to have the quickstart by tomorrow for a test run!

Dustin

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by jamat » Wed Apr 23, 2008 4:41 am

Just picked mine up from my local shop. not had a good chance to read through it yet but from what I've seen looks good.

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by dancross » Wed Apr 23, 2008 11:01 am

jamat wrote:Just picked mine up from my local shop. not had a good chance to read through it yet but from what I've seen looks good.

Jamat
I'm glad you like what you've seen so far...I'd really enjoy hearing about how it goes for you in actual play ;-)

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by Banesfinger » Thu Apr 24, 2008 5:29 am

jamat wrote:Just picked mine up from my local shop. not had a good chance to read through it yet but from what I've seen looks good.
Got mine too!

At first glance; quality formating, art, binding, etc. Can't wait to 'dig-in'.

Will probably have questions (...maybe a FAQ sticky thread..?), especially on creating your own spells - which looks like the most complicated part of the game.

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Re: Any idea on a release date?

Post by mythfish » Thu Apr 24, 2008 8:01 am

Banesfinger wrote: Got mine too!
I have to wait until tomorrow to get mine. :(
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