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Seven Dragon Saga by Tactical Simulations Interactive (TSI)

A project in San Francisco, CA by Tactical Simulations Interactive (TSI)

Cancelled by Creator

Seven Dragon Saga, the epic RPG debut title from Tactical Simulations Interactive formed by SSI alumni.
Backers: 1860
Average Pledge Per Backer: $57

Funded: $106,631 of $450,000
Dates: Mar 11th -> Apr 13th (33 days)
Project By: Tactical Simulations Interactive (TSI)
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Latest News

Seven Dragon Saga's Kickstarter Mistakes

April 14th - via:
Disappointed by the failure of TSI's Seven Dragon Saga Kickstarter campaign? Cliqist analyzes the reason for the failure in deatil. (Read More)

From the President

March 23rd - via:
Over $100,000, and nearly 2,000 backers achieved and a new direction, discovered. . We’re postponing our Kickstarter campaign. No, TSI is NOT giving up on Seven Dragon Saga! Quite the contrary. We’ve done some serious reflection and come to the... (Read More)

The Action System

March 21st - via:
In case you haven’t already, we invite you to sign up for the TSI newsletter on our website to learn more about the team’s history at SSI and receive all the latest information about Seven Dragon Saga:  --  Paul Murray... (Read More)

Game Talk Ep.7 - Pixel Skylines, Kickstarter RPG, Starry Dimension

March 21st - via:
Be sure to check’s this week’s video, because we also go over three different roleplaying games (RPG) that are currently trying to get funded on Kickstarter. You can pick between the super cheap Wave of Darkness, the original Dungeons of Aledorn or the reputable Seven Dragon Saga. (Read More)

Character Goals

March 20th - via:
We’ve passed $100K heading into the weekend!  Repost of Specialty Details  A glitch ate our formatting in the previous post, so we posted it again on our website.   David Shelley, details on... (Read More)

David Shelley, Lead Designer, on Specialties

March 19th - via:
Welcome to week two of the campaign. We’re taking all your comments seriously, and looking at ways to improve the campaign, based on your feedback. We really appreciate your dedication! David Shelley, Lead Designer, with details on Character... (Read More)

Seven Dragon Saga Kickstarter Campaign Announced

March 19th - via:
The development team at TSI is currently running a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter to fund their first project, Seven Dragon Saga. (Read More)

New Tiers, info on Classes

March 18th - via:
We are seven days into the campaign, and we've had a great deal of support come in from fans as well as industry veterans that believe in our work, and thought we’d share another great example, this one from someone you'll likely recognize if you... (Read More)

New Team Member, more Lore and Design

March 17th - via:
Happy St. Patrick’s day! A little of the luck of the Irish has rubbed off on us.TSI is pleased to welcome and announce our development team is growing! Mark Barazzuol joins us as Technical Designer.     Mark comes to us from Bioware having... (Read More)

Magic and More

March 16th - via:
Backers continue to arrive and our totals are climbing. Keep putting out the word!  Our Lead Designer has a piece discussing some of the details of the Magic System for SDS. David Shelley, The Elements of MagicCharacters start with magic by... (Read More)

What Kickstarter Video Game Campaigns Launched March 8 - 14?

March 16th - via:
We take a look at all 36 Kickstarter video game campaigns that launched last week. From the great to the awful. (Read More)

More on Classes and Races

March 15th - via:
Congratulations, we have filled in the first side of a six sided die -- we have passed 15% of our goal!  Edwin McRae, Narrative Designer, on the Kralik Pitfighter Kralik Pitfighter In the damp forests and jagged valleys of Kralik, the tribes have... (Read More)

David Shelley, Lead Designer on Character Creation

March 14th - via:
You may have have noticed some bits on character creation in the KS video, and I wanted to expand on some aspects. At its heart, SDS is a points based system with about 80 abilities each having ranks and costs. To create a character, players choose a... (Read More)

SSI veterans Kickstarting RPG revival

March 14th - via:
TSI's Seven Dragon Saga needs funding from the crowd. (Read More)

Another milestone... Two in one day! We've surpassed 1,000 backers!

March 13th - via:
PC Gamer acknowledges our heritage and tells folks *why* they should care about our game: Seven Dragon Saga! You can read it here: A big thanks to our friends at... (Read More)

Woohoo! Big day as we hit 10% of our goal with 31 days to go!

March 13th - via:
We'd like to give a HUGE thanks to all our backers and friends for helping to spread the word about Seven Dragon Saga. But there's no time to rest yet, our work is far from done and we'll need more to keep up our momentum. Some of you might wonder... (Read More)

Kickstarter Check-In: Seven Dragon Saga

March 13th - via:
The resurgence in Kickstarter RPG projects over the past couple of months continues with Seven Dragon Saga. Developer Tactical Simulations Interactive features a number of people that were previously part of Strategic Simulations, Inc., which developed the Gold Box series of games, and hopes to recapture the essence of those titles. The game is planned for release on PC, Mac, and Linux. (Read More)

Seven Dragon Saga, vuelve SSI

March 13th - via:
Seven Dragon Saga es la apuesta, mediante Kickstarter, de veteranos de SSI para llegar al público que ha disfrutado de Divinity: Original Sin o Wasteland 2. (Read More)

Great Support for Seven Dragon Saga

March 12th - via:
Hello and thanks for a second day of our Kickstarter for Seven Dragon Saga. Your support is appreciated greatly, and we hope you will continue to spread the word with friends, family and in online communities.  Back in the day, anyone that played... (Read More)

TSI announces that Seven Dragons Saga is on the way next year, takes game to Kickstarter for extra funding

March 12th - via:
Tactical Simulations Interactive (a team comprised of several former members of Strategic Simulations Interactive, who produced a bunch of D&D adaptations back in the 90's) has announced a release schedule for its new RPG Seven Dragons Saga. The game will launch in 2016. (Read More)

'Seven Dragon Saga' Launches Kickstarter Campaign - Screens & Trailer

March 12th - via:
Seven Dragon Saga is a classically styled fantasy RPG based upon an original pen and paper role-playing system, revolving around the Empire of the Seven Dragons. (Read More)

Seven Dragon Saga Kickstarter Campaign Underway, Screens Revealed

March 12th - via:
Seven Dragon Saga is a tale about the use of power (Read More)

D&D veterans Kickstarting old school cRPG Seven Dragon Saga

March 12th - via:
Strategic Simulations Inc. (SSI) was primarily a developer and publisher of wargames—hence its name—but in the mid-80s it hooked up with TSR to make Dungeons & Dragons-based RPGs, and for a lot of gamers that's what it's best-known for. (Read More)

Seven Dragon Saga na Kickstarteru

March 12th - via:
Autori za dovrÅ¡etak duhovnog nasljednika klasičnih RPG-a negdaÅ¡njeg SSI-a potražuju 450.000 dolara (Read More)

Good first Day

March 11th - via:
Launch day is becoming launch night and we could not be more thankful for this tremendous show of support. What you all have demonstrated is a clear demand for quality, fun experiences and with your help that's exactly what we'll deliver for Seven... (Read More)

Seven Dragon Saga Marks The Return of SSI via Kickstarter

March 11th - via:
Seven Dragon Saga is an oldschool style RPG from TSI, a group of developers that used to be with SSI. It's now crowdfunding on Kickstarter. (Read More)

Interview: David Shelley of TSI Talks Gateway and Seven Dragon Saga

March 11th - via:
After writing a news article about Gateway and Seven Dragon Saga, I was determined to learn as much as I could about them, so I reached out to TSI Games for an interview. I emailed them a list of questions and David Shelley, producer/lead designer responded. (Read More)

SSI Veterans Announce Release Date, Kickstarter Campaign - Seven Dragon Saga

March 11th - via:
Tactical Simulations Interactive, comprised of veterans of Strategic Simulations Inc., has launched a Kickstarter for Seven Dragon Saga. (Read More)

Seven Dragon Saga Arrives on Kickstarter

March 11th - via:
Seven Dragon Saga Arrives on Kickstarter (Read More)

TSI Launches Kickstarter for 'Seven Dragon Saga'

March 11th - via:
Tactical Simulations Interactive has launched a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for its first game, Seven Dragon Saga. (Read More)

Seven Dragon Saga: Ex-SSI-Mitarbeiter (Gold-Box-Serie) starten Rollenspiel-Finanzierung bei Kickstarter

March 11th - via:
Im September 2014 kündigten einige Ex-SSI-Mitarbeiter mit Seven Dragon Saga ein Fantasy-Rollenspiel mit rundenbasierten Kämpfen an. Seitdem ist mehr als ein halbes Jahr vergangen und nun versuchen die Entwickler (TSI: Tactical Simulations Interactive), ihr Projekt bei Kickstarter zu finanzieren. 450.000 Dollar wollen sie für das Rollenspiel für PC, Mac und Linux auftreiben. (Read More)

TSI nous dévoile Seven Dragon Saga

August 19th - via:
L'année 2014 aura su tenir ses promesses comme il se doit. Entre les sorties, les bêta et les différentes annonces, il faut bien avouer que nous ne pouvons qu'être heureux de voir tout ceci. Aujourd'hui, et après vous avoir annoncé il y a quelques jours que des anciens de SSI avaient créé un nouveau studio portant le nom de TSI (Tactical Simulations Interactive), ces derniers nous dévoilent cette fois-ci Seven Dragon Saga. (Read More)

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