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Children of the Fields - Folk Horror 28mm Miniatures

A project in Lincoln, UK by Crooked Dice Game Design Studio

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A short campaign to launch a range of folk horror 28mm miniatures and profile cards for the 7TV skirmish wargame.
Backers: 326
Average Pledge Per Backer: £63

Funded: £20,649 of £2,000
Dates: May 1st -> May 15th (14 days)
Project By: Crooked Dice Game Design Studio
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Latest News

And we're done!

May 15th - via:
Thank you m'crooked compadres!Wow… that was all a bit barmy!  The support for the project has been greater than I ever dreamed of. Thanks to you, we can bring the inhabitants of Winterly to life! My genuine gratitude to everyone who has shared... (Read More)

Black Goat Unlocked!

May 15th - via:
We did it!Thanks to everyone who has made extra pledges this evening - we have just broken 20k and unlocked the Black Goat! "Locals refer to the strange giant markings in the muddy fields around Winterly as the Devil's Footprints and some claim that... (Read More)

Final Stretch Goals

May 15th - via:
Five hours to go...No point in being coy at this stage! So I have updated the campaign page with the three final stretch goals - the Mummer Procession, Some Are Islanders and the Mounted Lady Winterly. If things runaway in the last few hours, then at... (Read More)

Ends tonight! Come join the procession...

May 15th - via:
The campaign ends tonight at 8PM BST! The long and winding road to Winterly is almost over. The response has been phenomenal and you’ve unlocked more goodies than I had hoped for! So why not sit back with a nice cup of tea and have a browse... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #8 unlocked: Goat-Kin are coming!

May 13th - via:
With just 48 hours to go and you’ve just unlocked the Goat-Kin! “Folklore claims that when the moon is full, you may hear these diabolic beastmen’s cloven hooves trip-trapping across your hearth looking for children to return to the woods for... (Read More)

Release the Hounds!

May 12th - via:
Thanks to everyone who’s pledged this afternoon as you’ve helped unlock the Attack Hounds freebie. All backers of the On the Hunt pledge or higher will now get a free set of Attack Dogs - free I tells ya! Which means the Goat-Kin are now... (Read More)

Weekend in Winterly

May 12th - via:
Hi all! We are into the last weekend of the campaign. I can’t believe how quickly things have gone and for the support for the project. We are not far off unlocking the free set of Attack Dogs for all ‘On the Hunt’ pledges and above, and then... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #6: Beware the Brood!

May 9th - via:
“All born on the same day, these gifted children are said to be a blessing from the earth. They all sport the same shockingly white-blond hair and eyes that glow when they employ their formidable powers.” We did it! After some ups-and-downs we... (Read More)

All the precious things...

May 7th - via:
Here’s a quick update to close out the Bank Holiday weekend, as we take a look at Arcana cards and get another sneak peak at what might be unlocked after the Black Goat... ARCANA CARDS During the play testing of Children of the Fields, it quickly... (Read More)

Extra! Extra!

May 6th - via:
We are already two-thirds of the way toward unlocking the Brood, and we might even get there by the end of the Bank Holiday! So please keeping sharing posts and making a nuisance of yourself by shouting about Crooked through neighbours letter-boxes.... (Read More)

New to Kickstarter?

May 5th - via:
Thanks for the continued pledges - we’re making good progress toward the Brood. I’ve had a few queries from backers new to Kickstarter, who were puzzled on how to increase their pledges to include the shiny new Add Ons. I’ll be honest I’ve... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #5 unlocked: May Queens

May 4th - via:
Another one down! The May Queens have been unlocked and can be added to pledges for £12 - or free to all ‘Manor Born’ pledges. We’ll keep you updated on progress of the sculpts in the next couple of weeks. I’ve also updated the goal levels... (Read More)

Day Two... come what May

May 3rd - via:
We’ve made another big leap overnight and are making fantastic progress to the next stretch goal - the May Queens. Fingers crossed we will reach that and cross the 10k threshold later today! I’ll share better pictures of the first May Queen once... (Read More)

Stretch goal #4 unlocked: The Strawman cometh...

May 2nd - via:
“On the Winterly village green, you will find the beloved towering construct of wheat, bone and branch that stands sentinel over the village - affectionately known as the Strawman. After every harvest, tokens of the village's bounty are laid at his... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #3 unlocked: Feeling Husky?

May 2nd - via:
Morning All! Thanks for all the support from the night owls and our cousins overseas, as they’ve helped us hit another stretch goal in the wee hours. The Husks have now been unlocked. These are the shambling, dusty corpses of Winterly’s long... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2: Fly you devils!

May 1st - via:
Well that’s that another one down. You’ve unlocked the next stretch goal - the murder of crows. Eight flapping and pecking little bleeders to do the Crow King’s bidding. Just add £6 to your pledge to get them. Next up at £6000 are the... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1 unlocked

May 1st - via:
We’re gathering speed here! The first stretch goal is unlocked already, so you can now add a print version of the Children of the Fields Programme Guide to your pledges. It’s 40 pages of background, profiles, tactics, episodes and some stunning... (Read More)

And... we are funded!

May 1st - via:
Wow! Thank you all so much! I dithered for ages about running a Kickstarter campaign. Crooked has always travelled the long way round and built things slowly, so I was always a bit suspicious about this new kid on the block. So I squirrelled away... (Read More)

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