The Way of the Tiger Gamebooks, New Collector's Edition

A project in Seattle, WA by Megara Entertainment LLC

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The legendary gamebook series comes back to life in a full-colour hardcover edition! All 6 books, a prequel, and the missing book 7!
Backers: 218
Average Pledge Per Backer: $206

Funded: $45,000 of $10,000
Dates: Sep 26th -> Nov 1st (37 days)
Project By: Megara Entertainment LLC
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Latest News

Another stretch goal surpassed and we're still not done!

October 31st - via:
Over here in the USA, October 31 means celebrations and Halloween treats for many.  In the campaign for The Way of the Tiger, October 31 means one day left before funding ends.  Which, you know, is exciting by itself; but tonight there are... (Read More)

The Way of the Tiger has 48 hours left! Also, stretch goal. Also, interview with original author Mark Smith

October 30th - via:
When you read this, we'll be nearing the 48-hour mark on The Way of the Tiger.  It's been great! Not only that, but we just reached the $35,000 stretch goal!  The "Map of Irsmuncast-nigh-Edge" would be lovely to have for The Way of the Tiger even... (Read More)

A review of the new prequel, an explanation of the "keyword" stretch goal

October 28th - via:
Want to know more about the upcoming prequel "book 0"?  Then check out this REVIEW by Stuart Lloyd, the gamebook enthusiast and author we've linked before: Yup, he played... (Read More)

One week left! Also, interview with original author Jamie Thomson

October 25th - via:
October is almost through and there are but seven days left in the Kickstarter for The Way of the Tiger.  We mark the week with a big "mainstream" interview: author Jamie Thomson speaks in magazine SciFiNow.  Read about the division of work in the... (Read More)

New pledge levels: The Way of the Tiger history in your hands (plus stretch goal news)

October 23rd - via:
We teased you with these last time.  Now for the real deal. Announcing some very special, very limited opportunities for fans like you to own a piece of gamebook history.  Straight from Mark Smith's own attic, garage, or wherever he could find "the... (Read More)

New add-on: Tigerwood Dice Vault, courtesy of Wyrmwood Gaming

October 21st - via:
Remember when we mentioned The Dice Vault: A Handcrafted Wooden Case for Gaming Dice?  Wyrmwood Gaming's project is on Kickstarter here: You need dice... (Read More)

Dj Grandpa's Crib: The Show about Something

October 21st - via:
DJG gets organized with Strollo Smart jars, meets evils spirits with Matthew Meyer, enters the Worlds of Magic, finds Strength in Numbers, gets to know Drunktown's Finest, learns The Way of the Tiger, and talks The Rub with Kenny & Jonathan. (Read More)

Remember to tune in to the Virtuacon panel Saturday

October 18th - via:
We mentioned that I (Richard S. Hetley) will be in the "self-publishing" panel at Virtuacon this weekend.  That will be Saturday, October 19 (tomorrow!) at 19:00 UTC.  Over here in Seattle it will be 12:00 noon, and you can do whatever math you... (Read More)

Stretch goal (character sheet), video updates (old and new), and music (free and for add-on)

October 15th - via:
With yet more thanks to you generous backers, we've passed the $25,000 stretch goal!  What does a "Universal Ninja Character Sheet" mean?  If you've ever played a gamebook with RPG rules, you know character sheets are printed inside the book... (Read More)

Another little look at the new prequel

October 13th - via:
We've hit the halfway mark on our project, surpassed 100 backers, and nearly reached another stretch goal.  It's terrific that there's such interest in gamebooks.  In fact, game designer and gamebook expert Ashton Saylor posted a list of recent... (Read More)

A special moment for our second Kickstarter project (this one)

October 10th - via:
It's been a good week for The Way of the Tiger.  Yes, the big news really came on Wednesday, when (thanks to you) we passed the second stretch goal.  Right now we're just a short bit beyond, so why do I call this moment "special"? Because we've... (Read More)

Book 7 now fully illustrated! Also, we're in the "Back it for a Buck" challenge

October 7th - via:
(How many updates are going to start with "thank-yous"?) Thanks yet again to generous backers and all who shared the project, The Way of the Tiger has reached its second stretch goal at $20,000!  Finally, we can guarantee that the new book 7 will... (Read More)

Virtuacon panel and a video update

October 7th - via:
The Way of the Tiger will be at Virtuacon!  What on Earth is Virtuacon?  Actually, it's not "on Earth," it's "online": this is a completely internet-based convention that everyone in the world can attend.  Those of you into role-playing games or... (Read More)

A first look at the making of the prequel

October 3rd - via:
Our cross-promotion partner, Shinte 2, has done well in the first few days and is more than 2/3 funded.  It looks like we'll have two successful "ninja Kickstarters" here!  The link again:... (Read More)

First stretch goal reached, plus cross-promotion rewards with Shinte Warrior Series

October 1st - via:
Hello, all.  As we start the main campaign period in October, we are still amazed that the project's already funded!  The Way of the Tiger has reached its first stretch goal (now more visible at the top of the project page) at $15,000, meaning two... (Read More)

[I'm a backer] badge and other news

September 30th - via:
[Mikaël Louys - GM Megara Europe] Hello there! Thanks for your efforts! I crafted two pictures you can use to proudly display your Way of the Tiger backer status on Kickstarter or Facebook (or other places). A small version (Kickstarter only) and a... (Read More)

FUNDED! And now, to the stretch goals!

September 26th - via:
Hello to all the backers of The Way of the Tiger!  We had a plan for our first project update, but now we see it will have to be a bit different.  Why?  Oh, a little something called GETTING FUNDED IN LESS THAN TWO DAYS. Thank you, thank you, a... (Read More)

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