Consecrate and Own the Night are the Open betas more complex Runs. The cards have limited use in most scenarios, but can be game changing in the right deck. Consecrate is a mesh of two earlier cards. It works with one of the three main keywords (Anomaly, Illuminate, Witch) and gives the player an ability… Read More Open beta: Advanced Offense
In the original concept game – offense failed miserably. It took multiple iterations of the decks to make the offense competitive and few more to make it balanced without a need to stack extra Reactions to each starter deck. Echelon Op and Leverage are class examples of the original offence concept. Losing Influence and less… Read More Open beta: Basic Offense
One Way Ticket and Suicide Run have been the staple cards of the game since their introduction. The first Beta patch contains subtle changes to card texts to make these classic power runs easier to play. These changes do alter the card effects a bit. But the overall concepts of the cards will be kept… Read More Open beta: The Classic Power Runs
We are slowly but surely moving towards a POD beta-release. The first card for the Action Draft deck is a new run “Follow the Rabbit”. The Action is a weak basic influence run, with considerable upside of hidden power.
The startup and end of turn fixes issued seem quite solid. In fact they look so solid I’d like to see if we can streamline the turn order even more. As the game is pretty stable and playable – most of the ideas presented are too extreme (like changing the draft to a single 6 card… Read More Dev Diary #5: Streamlining overdrive
My personal goal for making the Devkits has been achieved. New playgroups have been able to play the game without any briefing and we have gained first negative or critical reviews of the game. Before this round of testing the feedback we gained ranged from extremely positive to positive – with few exceptions like “game seems pretty solid, I just… Read More Dev Diary #4: Devkit Feedback
Just a short status update on C08 completion. C08 will be released for closed beta in Devkit 2 alongside C09. VEIL Backlog 11-06-2015: Create printable C08 midpoint release with: 11th starter cards for 4 existing starters, 4 additional draft cards for both draft decks and some layout/text fixes for C02 – C07 cards. Play-test the… Read More Dev Diary #3: C08 midpoint complete