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Mutant Chronicles 3rd Ed. RPG Kickstarter, and more.

Mutant Chronicles is something many of you might remember from back in the early 1990’s of gaming, it’s setting in a sci-fi post-apocalyptic world filled with cyberpunk, horror, and many a big boiling pot of other genres fit into one amazing setting. This all takes place  in a world wrought with war and death, where the surfaces of… Read More »

Geek Seekers – A Kickstarter campaign by Jen Page and Monte Cook!

  Two well-known uber-geeks, Jen Page and Monte Cook are ready to take a perilous journey to look after things like aliens, ghosts, bigfoot and the Ogopogo. They also want to film what they find, and produce a web series about it. It will be : Geek Seekers – A Web Series About Geeking the Unknown    … Read More »

I’ve contributed to the Bulldogs! kickstarter

I just bought in to supporting the Bulldogs! kickstarter project . I love Fate and the game looks really great, from a talented designer. However, I’ve only gone with the $10 PDF option because the $50 level where you receive a book seems quite overpriced: Bulldogs! will be a 168-page, full color hardcover; in contrast, The Dresden Files RPG: Your Story is a 416-page, full color hardcover which …

I’ve contributed to the Bulldogs! kickstarter

I just bought in to supporting the Bulldogs! kickstarter project . I love Fate and the game looks really great, from a talented designer. However, I’ve only gone with the $10 PDF option because the $50 level where you receive a book seems quite overpriced: Bulldogs! will be a 168-page, full color hardcover; in contrast, The Dresden Files RPG: Your Story is a 416-page, …

Do: Pilgrims of the Flying Temple raises $24k+ on Kickstarter

The Kickstarter for Daniel Solis’s game Do: Pilgrims of the Flying Temple finished up last night having raised $24,383 which is about six times what he originally set out to raise. Check out the page here .

How to Succeed or Fail on Kickstarter

I post a compilation of Kickstarter [1] tabletop game projects (RPG, board, card) on Purple Pawn each week. I’ve been tracking tabletop game projects on KS pretty much since there have been tabletop game projects on KS. Something like half of KS tabletop game projects get funded. Why? What are they doing right? What did the ones that fail do…

Weekly Kickstarter Game Projects Roundup

Click on a header to sort by the column. New: Project Description Required Raised Days Remaining Kamakura Dyad Games Japanese feudal warfare themed combat card game; pretty $2500 $1125 36 Epic Conquest Alexander VanDorpe No information, since author fears his ideas will be stolen $1500 $0 57 Ainerêve Campaign Setting Goodman Games Eldritch RPG campaign setting $3000 $10 25 The World of Mistrunner Glenn Randall …

AZAMAR: The Roleplaying Game – Using the Cinema6 RPG Framework and kicking ass

Our friends up north at Wicked North Games are getting massive amounts of work done on their flagship product, AZAMAR!  if you’re interested in getting your foot in the front door before everyone else, take a moment to check them out on Kickstarter with your chance to pre-order the Complete Player’s Guide. How cool do I think this…

Azamar and Cinema6

Today we have a guest post from Brett Pisinski, of Cinema6 fame detailing the cool goings on of C6′s Azamar. Only Two Weeks Remaining! http://kck.st/bWjG2V Please Pledge TODAY! AZAMAR , our High-Magic, original fantasy epic is back up on Kickstarter. Things are proceeding as planned as we push forward, towards our December deadline. We’…

On interactive fiction

Interactive fiction has been around a looooong time.  I’m just getting into it now, but I thought I’d write about how cool it is.  I know, I’m a tad late to the party. If you’ve never played interactive fiction, let me put it to you this way: you type commands or click on things, and it changes the setting you are in …

A Terrible Idea for RPGs, which is actually a Great Idea – free to use character portraits

It sounds a bit confusing but A Terrible Idea actually has a great idea!  60 “Terrible Character Portraits” which, once created, would be released under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License and be free to use by anyone!  Folks looking for a good character sheet portrait.  Newly minted game designers *cough* – anyone would be able to use these character portraits. They’re …