Crowdfunding Collection #72 – Part 2 of 3

Veröffentlicht: 26/03/2018 in Crowdfunding, English, Kickstarter, News, RPG
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I present to you the new Crowdfunding Collection #72 – Part 2 of 3, including every tabletop project started between 03.05 and 03.25.

Thanks to the sheer amount of projects started within the past three weeks, I decided to split the collection into three parts. This part does contain roughly half of all the English projects.

Cartel by Mark Diaz Truman is my current favorite crowdfunding project. The powered by the apocalypse game does place the player characters in Durango, Mexiko where they are engulfed in the machinations of the Sinaloa Cartel. I do took interest in the game ever since I heard about if in 2016, read the Ashcan edition as well as am doing my best to follow the information and discussion. So far I am absolutely convinced of the quality, playability of the game as well as of Marks capability to deliver. Two aspects, among many, that do endear the game to me are, that it is written with a profound knowledge of the culture, and that it offers a different take on the organized crime tabletop rpg genre as you are less busy trying to play a gang that advances through the structure but people who got to handle all the mess that cartel involvement (and their own actions) does subject them to. You can check out the project page, the free Quickstart or one of the many actual plays provided.  While I do usually not include playing cards projects, I couldn’t help but find The Ode To La Catrina really befitting and beautiful, and hence would recommend it alongside Cartel.
If you do prefer another take on crime and gangsters, take a look at Capers. Which sees you assuming the roles of gangsters in the roaring 20s, yet with the twist of superpowers. It looks like a fun settings, offers a neat card based mechanic and I did back as well as recommend it.
Another game I backed is Flying Circus. A PbtA-Game set in a slightly different world during the ~20s to 40s, in which the world wars didn’t happen but some apocalypse did. You’ll assume the roll of daring, dashing pilots fighting a good fight or so. The main feature of the game, for me, is it’s cool air combat mechanic, that did see me convinced.
If you like dog fights and dieselpunk, look no further than Fuel Priest. Which offers airborne action in a dieselpunk setting. The game will give the players agency to design the setting and offers a rather story oriented system. I am intrigued and got the project starred for future notice. Well, and last but not least, Irradiated offers a colorful, post-apocalyptic setting with a Quickstarter available.
Among the supplements you’ll find a re-print of the „to cute to be true“ (but actually true) Baby Bestiary and in regards of the campaigns I took quite some interest in Emissary Lost for Coriolis, specially with all the translations going on and as I backed the KS for the main projects.
Next to those I felt tempted by the Gametee: Finest Leather Notebooks, alas if I had more money. The Demon Sigil Pins are quite cool as well and I imagine the Glow Battle things might be impressive in Boffer fights (for a Cyberpunk campaign).
Next to those there are many more cool projects, like There and Back Again: An Anthology of Travel and Gaming, which I really do hope will fund as I enjoy tabletop and larp rpg related traveling a lot. Just take a look:

Englisch English Crowdfundings

3 Role-Playing Games
2 Powered by the Apocalypse Role-Playing Games
1 Solo Role-Playing Game
1 Gamebook
3 Supplements
4 Campaigns & Settings
2 Adventures
1 Playing Cards Set
2 Notebooks
3 RPG Accessoires
7 Various RPG Projects

Crowdfunding Collection Parts:

Crowdfunding Collection #72 – Part 1 of 3
Crowdfunding Collection #72 – Part 2 of 3
Crowdfunding Collection #72 – Part 3 of 3

The tiny star
star Indicates that I backed the project.
(star) Indicates that I would have backed the project, have I had more money.

The red dot system
The red dots in front of the flags rely on the following information:

red red The project is within hours of ending
red The project is within 7 days or less of ending

The indication is based on the release date and time of the crowdfunding collection and isn’t updated.

Englisch English Crowdfundings Englisch

Role-Playing Games


star Englisch
A Super-Powered Game of Gangsters in the Roaring Twenties

(star) Fuel Priest – The Dieselpunk Tabletop RPG

(star) Englisch
Fly airplanes and fight classism in a dieselpunk, tabletop role playing game with the Goddess of Progress, the Maiden of Oil!

Irradiated, a Post-Apocalyptic Tabletop RPG

A tabletop RPG that focuses on imaginative storytelling, and less on complicated numbers.

Powered by the Apocalypse Role-Playing Games

star Cartel: A Mexican Narcofiction Tabletop Roleplaying Game

star Englisch
Cartel is a tabletop RPG in which players portray bold narcos, naive spouses, and dirty cops caught up in Mexico’s eternal drug war.

star Flying Circus – A Roleplaying Game of High-Flying Adventure!

star Englisch
A Powered by the Apocalypse game of mercenary fighter pilots surviving their high-stress career in world of machines and magic.

Solo Role-Playing Game

Journey To The Overland: Redux

This is a Kickstarter to fund the second printing of the Journey To The Overland Solo Tabletop Roleplaying game!


Grey Star 2 – The Forbidden City, Collector’s gamebook

Hardback Collector’s edition of the Grey Star 2 – The Forbidden City gamebook by Ian Page & Joe Dever. Illustrated by Gary Chalk.


Baby Bestiary: Reprint + Digital Goodies

Baby Bestiary out of stock?? No! We can’t let that happen! A reprint of the award-winning Baby Bestiary and some digital rpg goodies!

SagaBorn Creature Compendium

Be a Part of Bringing the SagaBorn Roleplaying Game’s Creature Compendium to Life

Siren’s Call: Interstellar Colonization Roleplaying

A campaign and interstellar colonization sourcebook for the Shadows Over Sol roleplaying game.

Campaigns & Settings

Emissary Lost – Epic Campaign for Award-Winning Coriolis RPG

Return to the Third Horizon in this massive campaign module for the multiple award-winning Coriolis scifi RPG.

A Dead Man’s Guide to Dragongrin: Campaign Setting Guide

Support our effort to make an entirely new breed of campaign guide, and bring our dark fantasy realm of Dragongrin to life.

Legacy of the Ancients – A Campaign Setting & Player’s Guide

A campaign setting and player’s guide for 5th Edition Dungeons & Dragons based on the popular CRPG from 1987 Legacy of the Ancients.

Freedom Squadron – A Savage Worlds Setting

Freedom Squadron is a high-octane „Love Letter to 80’s Cartoon Action Heroes,“ featuring new rules and new options for Savage Worlds.


Operation: Deep Freeze – A Top Secret:NWO Adventure

A project in Latvia was put on Deep Freeze when the Soviets pulled out. Time is now critical for ICON to secure it before it thaws.

HYPERBOREA: Beasts and Cannibals

Two new adventure modules for Astonishing Swordsmen & Sorcerers of Hyperborea (AS&SH)

Playing Cards Set

star The Ode To La Catrina Playing Cards

star Englisch
A sophisticated decks, classical aesthetic that is immersed in the attractive image of La Catrina and its beautiful meaning.


(star) Gametee: Finest Leather Notebooks for Gamers 2nd EDITION

(star) Englisch
ALL NEW Refillable Leather Gaming Journals to assist you in creating masterful, memorable tabletop campaigns.

Mischief & Misadventure Campaign Planner

A customizable disc-bound notebook specifically designed to help you plan and run your favorite tabletop RPG campaign

RPG Accessoires

Cleric’s Canticle spell Props for RPG, LARP, & Cosplay

We are creating a spectacular collection of cleric spell, scroll props to support your role-play, from RPG/LARP to Magical Cosplay

StarBoard, the tabletop gaming system

StarBoard allows you to play your favourite tabletop games, how you want, where you want.

Various RPG Projects

star There and Back Again: An Anthology of Travel and Gaming

star Englisch
An anthology of how travel impacts tabletop role-playing games, featuring stars in the RPG industry.

red Demon Sigil Pins Full 72 Demon set The Lesser Key of Solomon

red Englisch
For the first time all 72 pins. A complete set of Demon Seals from The Lesser Key Of Solomon Ars Goetia. The full sigil set available

red Glow Battle: A Light-Up Sword Game for Active Fun

red Englisch
Light up the dark and face down your friends in the glowing game that leaves smartphones and video games in the dust!

Dungeondoodles RPG Character Commissions v2

Custom RPG Character commissions.

Sci-Fi Concept Cards | Instant Universe, Just Add H2O

Compact decks of Planets, Places and People for any science fiction RPG, game or story- which double up as uniquely geeky playing cards

5th Edition Player Starter Kit

A Dungeons and Dragons starter kit to help brand new players get a taste of what it is like playing Dungeons and Dragons.

Village Shop | Fantasy Paper Miniature for tabletop RPG

Fantasy Paper Model and Miniature Diorama for many Tabletop Role-Playing Games like Pathfinder and 5th Edition

Admission TicketAdmission Ticket

How to get into the Collection

There are essentially two ways for a project to be included

) I do try to actually find each and every new project. On the one hand, I do use my Crowdfunding Suchliste (It is essentially a list of links). On the other hand, I do try to keep close tabs on several communities, groups, forums, newsletters etc.

) I do have to rely on readers, project creators or fans pointing out projects to be included in the collection. Because several platforms like Patreon, IndieGoGo, Startnext, and more offer no option to enter a search term and look for the newest started project.

If you like to submit a project or your project. There are just a few things to watch:
The project should be somewhat related to tabletop role-playing.
The project should be live and preferably still live when the collection goes up.
The project shouldn’t be included in a previous collection.

Usually, I am happy with any suggestions. It’s as well a method to make sure I include a project which is out of range for my completist approach. As, for example, I don’t include every convention project or every miniature/terrain/map project.

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