With 20 days left for you to give your backing to Chronicles of Elyria, they have already hit the $900k target they have set themselves. This is great news for all involved. All those over at Soulbound Studios and all of us wanting to play the game! Congratulations! $900k achieved! Oh and I got married, … Continue reading Annoucement: KickStarted!
It is time. The KickStarter has begun. If you have read anything about this game and thought it sounded like something you wanted to play, please think about backing. If you have seen a video and thought it was a world you wanted to go into, please think about backing. This is not going to … Continue reading Announcement: KickStarter is Here
With just days left until the KickStarter, which is on May 3rd so get ready, we have been given an incredibly interesting Developer Journal to chew over. Like the last Developer Journal, this one too concentrates on the business model to an extent, however, perhaps an anti-business model might be more accurate. This is about … Continue reading Journal Abridged – Bolstering & Earn-to-Play
We have had gorgeous videos introducing us to the world, the team and some of their technical capabilities. Now though we have had the video that really matters, Lore. The topic of the video is rather apt for this series of posts as it is the Akashic Records themselves. What are they? Why do we … Continue reading Akashic Records – Lore Video
Yes, it has been a quiet few weeks here at the Echo but Soulbound Studios have been far from silent. In fact, we have an awful lot to cover including two videos (which has now become three while I was writing!), two Q&As, loads of social media and there has been chatter on the IRC … Continue reading Mega Muster – The Team, Children and Snow!
Today was the announcement we have been waiting for, and it was worth the wait. The headline news is that Soulbound Studios will be starting their KickStarter on May 3rd 2016, and are asking for our help in reaching a funding goal of $900k. However, that headline did not come alone and it is the … Continue reading Announcement – KickStarter Date and Video
This week was the quiet before the storm. A storm that is due to hit the coast of Elyria very soon indeed. The Muster brings together all the parts of the news that I think really stood out. From the official forums, the IRC and also the live-streamed Q&A from the beginning of the week … Continue reading The Muster – Protection, Bandits and Theft
Layers. They make things better. Be it trifles, cakes, other desserts, oh and stories. Story is something that takes many different forms in a game. It can be the driving force, a tacked on addition, or some games even leave it out completely. This week we were treated to an explanation from the Developers about how they … Continue reading Chat Log – The Story of Elyria
The Muster is a weekly gathering of all the news and announcements for Chronicles of Elyria. This week one of the main things that happened is you arrived. Thank you for coming into the community, it is a nice place to be as you get to be involved early with a studio that actually seem … Continue reading The Muster – Community Milestones, Influence, and Seasons
It might have seemed that without any Developer Journals this was another slow news week. However, looking over what we did learn that is not the case. In fact, far from it! One of the changes revealed in this week’s Q&A was a pretty major shift in a core aspect of the game that is … Continue reading The Muster – Talents, Art and Jail Time