Category Archives: Artwork

A Quick Update

Here’s a quick update, by the numbers: 1) We’ve been quiet here because we’ve been posting our updates to the Kickstarter. 2) We’re behind schedule. 3) It’s still looking awesome. We’re behind schedule because we’re taking time getting everything right. 4) Here are the equatorial ice cliffs of Europa:

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MAYHEM!

The very first mechanic I dreamed up for this game was the one that involved cards. At the time I was unclear on exactly how it would work, but Alan spent eighteen months grinding on it with is alpha-test team, and out of that effort sprang the thing we now call the MAYHEM! deck. Many of you have asked what the MAYHEM cards will be like, and we’ve teased you a bit by dropping some card names on you. This, unfortunately, is not the post…

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One Week Until Kickstarter Launch!

We’ll be launching the Planet Mercenary RPG Kickstarter on Tuesday, April 14th. That’s just a week away. Here’s a pair of Strohl-themed wallpapers to keep you company until then…   Still reading? We’re going to need your help! Not just with funding, but with getting the word out. Schlock Mercenary readers have lots of different reading habits, and many of them don’t visit the site more than once per month. This means that as broad as Howard’s reach may be with the comic, there will…

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The Kickstarter Launches on April 14th

 The Planet Mercenary RPG Kickstarter will launch on April 14th, 2015. That’s two weeks from tomorrow. If you need a reminder, here’s a wallpaper you can use! We also have a wallpaper for you that isn’t quite so busy… The project’s goal is to fund the art and the printing of a 208-page hardbound, full color core book, and a deck of 50 cards that are an important part of the role-playing mechanic we’ve developed.  In addition to those key elements, we plan to offer some…

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The Game Has A Name!

We’ve had the name and the logo for a while now. It’s time to show it to you!   The game book is an in-universe artifact, published by Planet Mercenary, as a way to get grunts to actually read a book, and maybe learn how to not die. More on this later. I need to slap this logo on the header graphic.

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