Untamed Playing Cards Kickstarter ending 2/5/16 Okay, I’m torn. I want to talk about this nice little playing card project, it’s got great lines and amusingly sturdy characters. But I really want to talk about the project creator, Fek, who has had remarkable success with crowdfunding in the last few weeks. What to lead with? ..
A fur-noir game from the makers of Ironclaw… Urban Jungle: Anthropomorphic Tabletop Role-Play Kickstarter ending 11/8/15 Urban Jungle is Sanguine Games’ latest entry into furry tabletop role play, and it’s unusual in a number of different ways. First, it’s a new anthro setting by Sanguine Games, which alone is pretty exciting–their “Ironclaw” world has been leaning heavily ..
High-flying adventure and hoofs storming the beaches in a pulp-inspired, 1940s ponyverse… Roan Kickstarter ending 9/8/15 Pulp-inspired gaming is, in that very specific sense of the word used by tabletop RPG publishing, pretty big right now, with Spirit of the Century making the rounds in indie gaming and Piazo’s Pathfinder game dipping a toe into the genre ..
This week’s illustration is from “Fell,” tabletop players-vs-board game now on Kickstarter I’m curious about how to approach the game, “Fursuit Frenzy.” There’s a lot about it that I can agree on—the creator wants to make a nice, streamlined little game for conventions that isn’t based on Furotica’s weird harem-building dynamic and that isn’t fundamentally pornographic. ..
Tabletop role-playing drama and action in a galaxy poised on the brink of war… Vanguard – Varmisk Fallen Kickstarter ending 4/9/15 Fair warning: This product isn’t for everyone. Indie tabletop RPGs (TRPGs henceforth) are a segment of a section of a percentage of the population, and a TRPG that steps outside the mainstream is going ..
A game of enchantments and intrigues in the shadow of Stonehenge… Wizards of the Wild Kickstarter ending 4/9/15 Imagine if you will… The evening of the longest night. Each star is perfectly clear in the chill air, and the moon climbs inexorably toward its zenith in the sky. As the shadows of Stonehenge’s ancient monoliths shorten, ..
This week’s illustration is the reverse side of Pelted Primacy, now funding on Kickstarter. This week, DJKyota’s “Pelted Primacy” makes its return to Kickstarter. I’ve been watching this project for a few years, and it’s been an interesting exercise in adaptation. In its latest incarnation DJ has developed the artwork and is using Kickstarter for a preorder ..
Spinning blades and bionic bears in a danger room dungeon crawl… Anthro Borgs [EDIT: Funding and project cancelled :( ] One of the best things about Nazis–and, yes, it is kind of a short list–is that, year in and year out, they’re a great go-to villain. Like hula hoops and oligarchy, they just keep coming ..
Tabletop RPG set in a posthuman future… HC SVNT DRACONES: Post-Human Tabletop Roleplay Kickstarter ending 10-3-14 The tabletop RPG industry has moved, so far as any real creativity and innovation goes, to Kickstarter. Is this a good thing? Hard to say–given that the vast majority of indie RPGs aren’t going to outlive their first print run, ..