Ahoy, mateys! (And hey, gang!) Today I want to share some of the artwork that will be featured on the Action cards in Osprey Adrift! Action cards are what drive a lot of the gameplay during the game's Day phase - the main phase each round. Action cards let players do a vast multitude of things, … Continue reading The Crow’s Nest: A Pirate’s Life
Hey, gang! In today's post, I want to share the background and official portrait art for four more of the cutthroat pirates in Osprey Adrift! These four would best be desribed as the renegades... the outcasts... the misfits. They play by their own rules and stick mostly to themselves, either by choice... or because no one … Continue reading The Crow’s Nest: The Renegades
Hey, gang! I hope you liked last week's sneak peek of Maximilian Black, Iron-Eye Cordelia, Padre Alonso de Oro, and Silverbeard. This week, I'll be sharing four more of the Roles from Osprey Adrift! These four can best be described as the brawlers of the ship - the ones who have a penchant for bloodshed, … Continue reading The Crow’s Nest: The Brawlers
Hey, gang! The visuals for Osprey Adrift are shaping up nicely! Fiona's been hard at work, creating beautiful character portraits for the Role cards, and sketching out the artwork for all the other cards for the Scavenge deck. I also met with Von Serrot (Née Kaela Torres) last night to discuss the design themes for … Continue reading The Crow’s Nest: The Captain’s Advisors
Hey, gang! This week I want to talk about one of the defining features of Osprey Adrift -- and one that differentiates it from other elimination-based social deduction games: There can be only one winner. See, pirates don't like to play nice. Sure, they have a loose 'pirates' code' but that code is meant to … Continue reading The Crow’s Nest: Loot & Booty
Hey, gang! As work on Osprey Adrift clips along and things with the artwork, manufacturing, and logistics line up, I have a few exciting things to share with you. Today, I'm giving you a first look at some of our stretch goals for the Kickstarter campaign! In addition to the 12 core Roles I shared with … Continue reading The Crow’s Nest: Four More Roles
Hey, gang! I'm beyond excited to be sharing some of the character artwork for Osprey Adrift today! Fiona's been busy breathing life into some of the unsavory (and savory... at least to a cannibal...) characters who are lost at sea aboard the One Winged Osprey. It's amazing to me how my one or two line … Continue reading The Crow’s Nest: Avast, Ye Scurvy Dogs!
Hey, gang! I'm calling an official wrap on closed beta testing for Osprey Adrift! Now, this doesn't mean I won't be having more game nights where I bust out the latest and greatest version of Osprey Adrift during the game's remaining development. All it means is... I'm considering the beta round of playtesting officially complete. Last … Continue reading The Crow’s Nest: That’s a Wrap!
Hey, gang! I'm super excited to announce that closed beta testing for Osprey Adrift is almost complete, and blind playtesting will starting soon! What all this means is... I need your help! If you're interested in being a playtester for Osprey Adrift, read on: What is blind playtesting? When a group of people play a … Continue reading Sign Up to be a Playtester for Osprey Adrift!
Hey, gang! As part of the weekly Crow's Nest posts, I'll be periodically releasing the backstory of Osprey Adrift, chapter by chapter. If you haven't checked out the first chapter yet, be sure to do that before reading this one! Chapter 1: The Osprey and the Kraken Enjoy! And keep it plucky, Nick The Custom … Continue reading The Crow’s Nest: Osprey Adrift, Chapter 2