I had copies of Crazier Eights: Camelot prototypes and prototypes of a couple expansions to give to playtesters and reviewers, but I wanted to order some cards that were updated. I got them, but I was too busy to send them out to more than one person. Then my house burned down Tuesday night. I lost everything except some copies of the original Crazier Eights game I had published that were either in my car or at a storage location. You can still buy copies of Crazier Eights on this website here. Continue reading
Right now the plan is to start the Crazier Eights: Camelot Kickstarter in February. It will feature many characters and locations from the King Arthur legends. There are a couple small things I want to fix about it still, and it is possible that the little rulebook will also contain some more details than it does currently. The Kickstarter campaign is a campaign to fund the game. If successful, people who contribute money are given rewards (copies of the game).
The current spoiler can be found here. The current logo I plan on using can be found below.
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Camelot is the Arthurian-themed Crazier Eights set (the Second Edition). An older version of the Second Edition can be found here. A prototype of all the cards can be found below. The final version could be somewhat different, but will be very similar to what is shown here.
Crazier Eights: Camelot will have a kickstarter at some point. To keep up with any relevant Crazier Eights news and updates, you should join the Newsletter.
The Second Edition will now be called Crazier Eights: Camelot. For more information go here. Here are some ideas for logos that say Camelot. The main logo is still the regular Crazier Eights logo, but the set will have its own logo. Which one do you prefer?
I have decided that the Second Edition of Crazier Eights should have a clear theme. It already had multiple characters from the King Arthur stories and I increased the Arthurian theme. Some of the cards that already had an Arthurian theme have been changed, the card images of some cards have been changed to be more consistent with the Arthurian theme, some cards have been renamed to have an Arthurian theme, and some cards were replaced to have more cards with the Arthurian theme. Continue reading
One of the questions is what I did wrong for the Second Edition Kickstarter, which is highly related to the question about what will be improved when I decide to try again and re-launch. There will be more time to investigate what else can be improved, so this is just about what I know about at this point in time. In particular:
- The video wasn’t the best
- The following wasn’t the best
- The name might not be the best
Update (10/25/15): Second Edition of Crazier Eights will be “Crazier Eights: Camelot, and the Kickstarter campaign will start this February. Go here for more information.
Something went wrong with my Kickstarter campaign for the Second Edition of Crazier Eights. It had a rough start and never picked up steam. The Kickstarter campaign has been canceled. I can relaunch and I will update this page if I do so. I will update this page every month until I make a decision.
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