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Author Archives: Miska

About Miska

Father, husband, senior game designer, RPG designer and indie publisher, strength training geek and youtuber

Update on Translation

Just a quick update on Astraterra’s English translation. The Finnish 2nd edition will be out soon. This means that the translation can continue and during the fall we’ll start working on this (given that the translator(s) do not have any obstacles). So, things are finally moving forward. As soon as I get the most urgent … Continue reading »

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English edition release delayed

Hi all! I have a bit news about the English release :/ Lately Indiegogo (the only viable crowdfunding platform available in Finland) notified that the project creators must have all their previous projects delivered before setting up a new campaign. It happens to be so that I have the Finnish 2nd edition of Astraterra still … Continue reading »

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Astraterra’s English Version Will Skip Straight to the 2nd Edition

  Astraterra has been very popular since its release in Finland in the summer 2014. We sold out the whole first printing in 9 months and there has not been another printing since. This means that the books have been out of stock for a year and a half already. I’m constantly getting inquiries of the new printing and its … Continue reading »

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The Story of Astraterra: The World of a Thousand Flying Islands

As I told you in the previous The Story of Astraterra post, the world of Astraterra consists of shards of a broken ringworld connected together by a vast blue sky and the ancient fargates. This time I’m going to tell a bit more about those islands and the different cultures inhabiting the islands.    

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Astraterra Presentation at Ropecon 2016

We had a one hour presentation about the Astraterra’s English edition at Ropecon (translates literally to “RPGcon”), the biggest Nordic RPG convention. Here’s a video of the presentation (apologies for the poor sound quality):   Also, you can find the slides here: Astraterra-English-edition-Ropecon2016.pdf (5.2Mb)  

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The Story of Astraterra – The Fargates

I have not written too many blog posts in English (yet), but as we are getting the English translation (by a professional translator) finally done and the Indiegogo launch is getting closer, I’ve decided to post a few articles about Astraterra. Yes. I know, we were supposed to release the game during the summer already, … Continue reading »

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Preview Available for Download Now

You can now download the first chapter of the Astraterra rulebook as a free preview from HERE. The translation is done by Jukka Särkijärvi and more is in the works. I hope this short preview gives an impression of what kind of game Astraterra is. In the full rulebook there will be of course much more … Continue reading »

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The first chapter is done!

We, or to be more precise Jukka Särkijärvi, has now finished translating the first chapter of Astraterra. We are still juggling around a few words and I need to do the layout, but as soon as those are done, I’ll link the first chapter here as a free preview for you all. About the Translation … Continue reading »

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Follow Astraterra on Facebook and Google+

Hello all! A quick note about where to find Astraterra on Facebook and Google+. Google+ Community Facebook Page (English) Facebook Page (Finnish) Twitter (This is my personal account. I tweet about Astraterra, but also about other games and gaming and geekness in general) I will post quick news and updates to the social media pages … Continue reading »

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Domain change: Astraterra.fi

We have changed our web address to a shorter alternative: astraterra.fi Please, let us know if you experience any problems with the change through our contact form. Thanks!

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