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Name: Adam Burr
Date registered: October 5, 2016

Latest posts

  1. Year in Review: 2017 — January 20, 2018
  2. Design Diary 1: Time — November 11, 2017
  3. Announcement Week Epilogue — September 16, 2017
  4. Friday: THE BIG ONE — September 15, 2017
  5. Thursday: Art and DLC — September 15, 2017

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Jan 20

Year in Review: 2017

Hi everyone! It’s that time again, when I look back at how things have gone over the last year. January 2017 Added a side quest. Created the demo. Bunch of bugfixes. February 2017 Showed off the demo at the Ultima Dragons 25th anniversary Bash, and fixed a bunch of bugs that were found at that …

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Nov 11

Design Diary 1: Time

As part of my push to have more going on while I work on The Dark Unknown, I have started a series of Design Diaries. I have published the first, talking about how I am using Time in the game. Check it out at Design Decisions 1 – Time.pdf ! (Note that you can …

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Sep 16

Announcement Week Epilogue

Thanks for bearing with me through announcement week. As you may have guessed, it was as much about me trying to be better with engaging on various forms of social media as it was about the actual announcements- though the last one was one I’d been sitting on for a while. Here’s a summary of …

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Sep 15


Friends, Ellusians, Avatars, it is my privilege to be able to announce that The Dark Unknown will contain NPC Schedules and a Day/Night Cycle! I mentioned when I changed the game’s frame that I had moved the name of where you are to the bottom of the view, and then I was suspiciously silent about …

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Sep 15

Thursday: Art and DLC

Today, two small announcements. One- The first draft of the Art of The Dark Unknown book is half done! I’ve completed the introduction and Bestiary sections, and hopefully the other half will go more quickly now that I know what I’m doing. The art book has definitely been more work than anticipated, surprise surprise, how …

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Sep 14

Wednesday: Patreon!

My friends, Tapestry of Ages Games is now on Patreon. Take a look! Consider supporting the making of The Dark Unknown, get sneak previews, maybe get a poster. It will hopefully be a fun journey. While this is on the Patreon page itself, I’ll quickly answer the two main questions I get: Why a Patreon? …

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Sep 13

Tuesday: Personal

OK! I’ve decided to rearrange the order I was originally planning for these and start with the personal one, rather than sticking it in the middle. For starters, yes, I’m definitely behind where I wanted to be at this point in the year. The other day, I was pointed at this: and it did …

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Sep 12

Announcements Week!

Last week, I announced on Facebook that this would be Announcement Week, when I would unveil various things about the future of Tapestry of Ages Games and the Dark Unknown. Then, life hit and I got slammed for the rest of the week. We got to Monday, today, and I didn’t really have all my …

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Mar 28

Dark Unknown Progress

I just wanted to go on the record and state that progress is being made on The Dark Unknown- check out its part of the site at! Latest news- a demo is available, and a look back on 2016.

Oct 05

Site move

I’ve moved to new servers. We’re now hosted alongside the Ultima Codex, which I find exciting. The site will be undergoing slow upgrades and content additions as I slowly port things back over from the old site. The timetable is approximately “whenever I get around to it”, as this is competing with developing Kickstarter …

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