Cheapass Games is a small game company in Seattle Washington, specializing in quirky tabletop games. They produce deluxe games, cheap games, and free games, all of which can be found at their double-secret website cheapass.com. James Ernest has been designing games for more than 20 years, with more than 150 published titles including Kill Doctor Lucky, Give Me the Brain, Button Men, Lords of Vegas, Pairs, and Pirates of the Spanish Main.
Their latest project, Tak, is an elegant two-player strategy game from the Kingkiller Chronicle by Patrick Rothfuss. Tak is live on Kickstarter now through Friday, May 20th.