Hell’s Comin’ With Me: Andrew Lane

by David Hogg Hell’s Comin’ With Me introduces three new Legend cards, joining Doc Holliday in representing heroes of the Weird West. Andrew Lane, a.k.a. The Ghost is a powerful Harrowed who has worked for The Agency and Union Blue Railroad, and bears more than a...

How to Design a Legend…or Three

Introduction to the Legends of the Weird West by David Lapp In August 2017, the Pine Box Entertainment playtest team analyzed the four Servitors in the following write-ups: Grimme, Raven, Stone, and Hellstromme. These cards were introduced as a brand new card type,...

The Mad Science of Making Cards pt 1

by David Lapp Howdy Doomtown players! As Pine Box Entertainment makes the transition to Deadwood and prepares for our big shebang in Tombstone this October, we’ve also just submitted the final expansion in the Tombstone Trilogy, Hell’s Comin’ With Me! We also wanted...

Welcome To Backwater: Your World, Your Story

This is the first in a line of Design Diaries for Backwater by creator and designer Alex Wirges. These design diaries will share insights into the process of writing and designing the game – while sharing updates with you.  I’m excited to share with you Pine Box...

Interview the New Boss

LastWalter: Hello! Derek here, LastWalter on most corners of the Doomtown internet with Richard Carter. Richard was recently announced in December as the new Lead Designer of Doomtown: Reloaded. Rich, tell us about yourself! Carter: Well, I am a Gemini and [I was]...

Fu for You and Me!

As we approach the release of Out for Blood and the celebration of Doomtown: Reloaded’s fifth anniversary. We’ll be bringing back some of the old design diaries, by previous play-testers and designers. Some terminology, such as faction names, may be out of...