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Coven & Crucible: a game of Modern Witchcraft

A project in Chicago, IL by Thirteenth Moon Games

Funding Unsuccessful

A neo-noir TTRPG set in a world where magic, witches, supernatural creatures, magical animals and more exist.
Backers: 70
Average Pledge Per Backer: $79

Funded: $5,522 of $25,000
Dates: May 15th -> Jun 4th (20 days)
Project By: Thirteenth Moon Games
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Latest News

A Valiant Effort and a New Endeavor

June 4th - via:
Here we are, at the end of our Kickstarter and it has not been funded. It would be easy to let disappointment get to us, but instead we are opting to focus on the positive. Nearly seventy of you thought our project was interesting enough to back.... (Read More)

36 hours to go!

June 2nd - via:
Here we are, in the final 36 hours. We're hoping that people who have been following along will get in on the Kickstarter. However it goes, we want to give a hearty Thank You to everyone who pledged, shared and followed us on the journey.  Let's... (Read More)

State of the Campaign

May 30th - via:
So we're 20% funded with four days left to go. While that feels a bit dire, roach is confident that we'll see an uptick in all of the campaign followers backing in the last 48 hours. If you've already backed us, thank you so much. If you are... (Read More)

What does it take to create a TTRPG? Patience and a sense of humor.

May 26th - via:
The process in a nutshell When roach proposed creating Coven & Crucible to Stephan she presented it as a chance to take their relationship to the next level. It is safe to say that she hasn't gotten any more serious in the creative process... (Read More)


May 23rd - via:
We've hit 18% which is pretty fantastic. We really appreciate the support people have shown for this weird project. Everytime the Kickstarter kicks up, we and all of our players cheer. Our playtesters have been an important part of this project... (Read More)

Coven & Crucible Magic Item: The Two-Headed Penny

May 22nd - via:
Heads I Win. Heads I Win. Coven & Crucible is all about the magic items. Characters can create their own talismans, amulets, grimoires, potions and more to help them achieve their goals. However, there is a selection of established magic items... (Read More)

Rugby and Werewolves and Trolls

May 20th - via:
Like so much of the setting of Coven & Crucible the idea of Witch Rugby came about from a tossed off comment from roach to Stephan. When discussing what sort of sport the Lincoln Park werewolf pack would play, roach decided rugby was the only... (Read More)

Coven & Crucible: a FAQ

May 19th - via:
(This FAQ was adapted by one of our players from the interview with Hardboiled GMShoe we did the other day.) Q: What is the setting of Coven & Crucible? A: Coven & Crucible is a modern setting where magic is real and has been so for all of... (Read More)

A Clarification and Link to Interview

May 17th - via:
Hello! First off, it has been brought to our attention that there is a typo in the Kickstarter Story inforamtion. In the musical inspirations, the song "Haunting Me" is by Stabbing Westward not Stabbing Westworld. The latter is the name of roach's... (Read More)

Girls' Night Out: Sample Scenario

May 15th - via:
Before we launched the Kickstarter, roach had thought about running a one-shot scenario through and so she made up the following information packet for people who joined. This scenario will be included in the Core Book for those... (Read More)

Sample Pages for the Core Book

May 15th - via:
We mocked up some sample pages to give you an idea of not only the content of Coven & Crucible, but what the book would look like. Sample Core Book Pages. Design Not Finalized. Sample Core Book Page. Design Not Final. Sample Core Book Page.... (Read More)

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