8/25/2007 -- GenCon ENWorld RPG Awards: Silver!
We're very proud to announce that the GameMastery Combat Pad was awarded the Silver award for "Best Aid or Accessory!" Thank you very much, everyone who voted for us! Thanks to ENWorld and the Ennie Awards organizers for this great honor. Thanks to the Tuesday night group for all their support, play testing, and fun! Thank you to Paizo Publishing for being a great partner and handling getting our product in to your hands. Especially thanks to my wife and partner for putting up with me! And most of all, thanks to all the gamers! Thanks for playing, and thanks for your continued support. --- Cheers! Ryan.
8/25/2007 -- Combat Pads and Extra Magnet Packs are IN STOCK!
Finally, the GameMastery Combat Pad and Extra Magnet Pack are in stock. If your local gaming store doesn't have it yet, tell them it's available! Thanks for your patience!
6/16/2007 -- Combat Pad and extra magnets are on the way!
We apologize that the Combat Pad has gone on backorder. We are focused on getting a high-quality product in your hands as soon as possible. We are also manufacturing our second product, the Combat Pad Extra Magnet Pack, so you can replace all of your lost magnets. Thank you for your patience and continued excitement for our products! We expect to have product in distribution again in late July.
6/16/2007 -- GameMastery Combat Pad™ is nominated for "Game Accessory of the Year!".
Recently, GAMA announced the 33rd Annual Origins Awards Nominees. We're honored that the GameMastery Combat Pad is being considered for Game Accessory of the Year! Thanks to all of our customers for spreading the word about our handy product!
6/16/2007 -- Combat Pad joins the GameMastery line of products!
The Combat Pad is now the "GameMastery Combat Pad!" Paizo Publishing's GameMastery products give you the tools to make the most of your RPG campaigns. The Combat Pad is a perfect fit! It's exciting to be working with one of the premiere companies in the gaming industry. All online sales will now be processed though Paizo's excellent web store. This arrangement allows us more time to working on new product design. So, keep your eyes open for the next big thing from Open Mind Games!
12/7/2006 -- Combat Pad is named a "MUST OWN" by InQuest Magazine.
InQuest Gamer has named the Combat Pad as a “must own” product for gamers in its December issue. The Combat Pad provides a simple and effective way to track initiative, particularly with the d20 role playing system, including Dungeons and Dragons, and d20 Modern.
9/16/2006 -- WotC podcast features the Combat Pad.
In its debut podcast, Wizards of the Coast features the Combat Pad™ initiative tracker as one of the top three new products at Gen Con Indy 2006. The podcast can be downloaded at http://www.wizards.com/default.asp?x=dnd/pod/20060905a. We are thrilled to be featured on the Wizards of the Coast inaugural podcast. The response to the Combat Pad has been incredible, and the recognition from Wizards of the Coast just confirms all the positive feedback we've been receiving!
8/17/2006 -- Combat Pad is a huge success at Gen Con!
We are overwhelmed by the response of the RPG customers, retailers, distributors, and publishers at Gen Con Indy 2006 to the Combat Pad. We really enjoyed meeting everyone! Thanks especially to our customers, who not only embraced the Combat Pad, but also gave us many great ideas for the future. We're currently working on making the Combat Pad available in your local gaming store; look for it next time you're there...
6/27/2006 -- Gen Con Indy Booth #641! Check out The Combat Pad.
We have our booth assignment for Gen Con Indy 2006! Come see us at booth #641. We're really looking forward to meeting you! If you plan on doing any gaming, D&D, d20 Modern, or any other role playing game, stop by early and pick up a Combat Pad™. Then you can enjoy it the rest of the Con! It is absolutely the best way to keep track of initiative. Also, make sure to ask a booth attendant about some of the advanced combat tactics made easy by using the Combat Pad's "Readying and Delaying" guides. We're sure it will quickly become one of your favorite role playing aids!
5/6/2006 -- Open Mind Games at Gen Con Indy!
Open Mind Games is proud to announce that it will be debuting its first offering, the Combat Pad™ at Gen Con Indy August 10-13, 2006. The Combat Pad™ is the ultimate tool for managing combat in your favorite role playing game. Tracking initiative can be very tiresome, even with the aid of initiative cards. The Combat Pad™ provides a simple and effective way to track initiative, which will leave you wondering how you ever lived without it. The Combat Pad™ works great with the d20 role playing system, including Dungeons and Dragons, and d20 Modern. This essential role playing accessory will streamline combat allowing you to game more, and better. Check out the products page for more details!