Category:  Love Letter

Love Letter Loads Up!

By Edward Bolme, January 28, 2013 Comments Off Love Letter, Production Update

Our production manager is in China, and just reported watching them load up the Love Letter reprint (along with Awesome Level 9000) into a shipping contianer. It’s on its way!

Love Letter Update

By Edward Bolme, January 22, 2013 Comments Off Love Letter, Production Update

According to the production update received minutes ago, the status of the Love Letter reprint is as follows: Estimated to arrive at shipping on Feb 1. Estimated to arrive in US Customs Feb 16.

Love Letter Production Update

By Edward Bolme, January 8, 2013 Comments Off Love Letter, Production Update

According to my wonderful production manager, the colors on the reprint intially were a little washed out, so we had to adjust the press, which of course caused a delay. Nonetheless, he expects us to have a ship date for… Read More »

Love Letter One of the 10 Best

By Edward Bolme, December 5, 2012 Comments Off Love Letter, Reviews, Tempest

Matthew Baldwin of The Morning Post just named Love Letter one of the year’s 10 best in his annual Good Gift Games article!

Garrett’s Games on 3/4 of the Tempest Line

By Edward Bolme, November 27, 2012 Comments Off Courtier, Love Letter, Mercante, Reviews

A fairly extensive review of Love Letter, Mercante, and Dominare in their most recent podcast.

Love Letter in French

By Edward Bolme, November 26, 2012 Comments Off Love Letter, Production Update, Tempest

It’s only appropriate that the first foreign language version of Love Letter be rendered in French. Well, Italian would also have worked. Ah, those Romance languages… Anyway, the French version is being produced by Filosofia Édition, and we will keep… Read More »

Love Letters

By Edward Bolme, November 6, 2012 Comments Off Love Letter, Reviews, Tempest

Love Letter was the belle of the ball at Essen, and as such has achieved the distinction of being well worth some good-natured mockery. For starters, blogger Martin G said, “There are so many ways this game shouldn’t work. It… Read More »

Love Letter: Japon vs. AEG

By Edward Bolme, October 30, 2012 Comments Off Developer's Blog, Love Letter, Tempest

Some mention has been made of the one major change in the cards of the Tempest version of Love Letter and the early Japon Brand version: The 7-point card changed from an automatic loss when paired with a card valued… Read More »

Tempest Release Dates!

By Edward Bolme, October 26, 2012 Comments Off Courtier, Dominare, Love Letter, Mercante, Production Update, Tempest

All four Tempest games are scheduled to arrive in the US within a week or so. Then they have to clear customs, and we immediately start shipping to our international distributors. Thus we are able to peg an international release… Read More »

Getting a Love Letter

By Edward Bolme, October 15, 2012 Comments Off Developer's Blog, Love Letter, Tempest

I clearly remember the first time I saw Love Letter. It was a PDF attached to a simple email from John Zinser (our CEO, who was at that time in Japan) saying, “Look this over.” There was not much there…. Read More »