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Blackwind Project: A new plot-driven tabletop RPG

A project in Genoa, Italy by Elisa Mignemi

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Blackwind brings the plot back in the spotlight with modern rules, dynamic mechanics and unmatched creative freedom.
Backers: 235
Average Pledge Per Backer: €24

Funded: €5,736 of €1,000
Dates: Jun 10th -> Jul 10th (30 days)
Project By: Elisa Mignemi
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Latest News

Space Blood, Episode Two: Rescue!

July 2nd - via:
Space Blood: Rescue! Releasing the pitch for the second installment of the series "Space Blood" (colloquially known as "Arena 2"). Pitch: After escaping from the arenas of Siri Prime, you found work as mercenaries. The perfect option to vanish,... (Read More)

4 Cyberpunk RPG Kickstarters You Should Back – Velvet Generation, Dark Times, The Host, and Blackwind Project

July 1st - via:
Officially, these are not four cyberpunk RPGs on Kickstarter… I mean, three of them are, but the fourth is a looser connection to that genre. That said, here’s four cyberpunk RPGs using everything from Fate to original systems to share their tales of future rebellion. (Read More)

Campaign Page Update

June 30th - via:
Greetings, backers! The campaign page has been updated to reflect recent changes. The "system" section has been partially overhauled with direct links to Arena, pictures of the printed prototype, system information sources and topics. The "project"... (Read More)

Core + Intermediate Stretch Goal: Artbook Expansion

June 27th - via:
Double update! Introducing two interconnected Stretch Goals that will unlock at the 3.600 mark. Core and Expanded Artbook [CORE] Core Artbook PDF (60 pages) included in every tier above and including APPRENTICE WIZARD. This reward will be... (Read More)

Director Screen - Reached!

June 25th - via:
We reached the second milestone, unlocking the PDF of the Director Screen, added to the rewards of every pledge above and including APPRENTICE WIZARD! Director Screen For the occasion, and having reached the middle of the campaign, we published... (Read More)

Q&A Logs - Blackwind Project

June 23rd - via:
As promised, here are the logs of the two hours of Q&A with Dan Davenport, which took place in the #rpgnet chat on June 22:  (Read More)

The Independents - CHG Review and Interview

June 22nd - via:
CHG Review + Interview Available now: A review of the Core Manual (plus an Elisa and Allan interview) from the team of Cannibal Halfling Gaming. This is the first official Blackwind interview ever released, going into details about tier system,... (Read More)

[Q&A] Elisa Mignemi (Blackwind Project)

June 22nd - via:
Greetings, everyone! I am Elisa, head of the Blackwind Project. It is a new roleplaying games publisher, currently kickstarting its own set of Core Rules. Our purpose is twofold: to give the roleplayers who appreciate creativity and plot the tools to craft great game sessions, and to make quality modules (Read More)

Untouched by Human Hands - Blackwind Core Manual in Print

June 20th - via:
The first pictures of the printed (standard) manual: Front cover, with size comparison Back, with size comparison Interior, basics plot and project chapter Interior, skills Interior, setup section Interior, setup section 2 Interior, ascent section... (Read More)

This Friday: Q&A with Dan Davenport

June 18th - via:
Q&A We are glad to announce that we are going to join Dan Davenport (aka the Hardboiled GMshoe) for a Q&A session on the #rpgnet chatroom, on Friday 22, 7:30 p.m. Central Daylight Time. For those who may not join, the logs will be available... (Read More)

E-goodies box: Upgraded!

June 17th - via:
The upgraded E-goodies box is now unlocked, and will be included in all pledge tiers marked with: ✦ E-goodies Box With the number of available wallpapers doubling from twelve to twenty-four. See update #3 or the stretch goals section for a complete... (Read More)

Where are we heading, what is going on, and insight about the Blackwind System

June 15th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Intermediate Stretch Goal: What's in the box?

June 14th - via:
Since a few backers asked what exactly is contained within the E-goodies box, we decided to kill two birds with one stone. Show you the current content, and make a new intermediate stretch goal that will apply to tier that lists an E-goodies box. The... (Read More)

What's next? + Stretch Goal Preview: Director Screen

June 11th - via:
Director Screen Interior/Exterior Updates: What is next? Next up is the pdf of the Director (GM) screen, the second episode of Arena, and a compilation of bead-string pilot adventures (fantasy, victorian horror, cyberpunk, western, spy thriller and... (Read More)

At the stroke of midnight... [FUNDED in 12 hours!]

June 10th - via:
We are amazed, astonished, flabbergasted, overjoyed, dazed and confused all at once. It is 12:40 am- exactly twelve hours after the project started, and our funding goal has been met! Words cannot express how much your support means to us, and how... (Read More)

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