The Thin Blue Line: A Detroit Police Story

A project in by Melior Via

Funding Successful

A Tabletop RPG setting about police officers overcoming paranormal threats in Detroit, MI. Uses Savage Worlds rules.
Backers: 297
Average Pledge Per Backer: $34

Funded: $10,186 of $8,500
Dates: Jun 29th -> Jul 20th (21 days)
Project By: Melior Via
rpgactionactionhorrorhorrorlovecraftlovecrafttabletop gametabletop gamepresent-day themepresent-day theme +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.



current pledge level
Last Updated: July 20 @ 12:01 -0400 GMT


of goal
funding period ended


trending toward
Trends are not projections.


of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

Last Full Day Update - Stretch goal less than $500 away

July 19th - via:
We're now into the Kickstarter's final day. Jason and I just had a brief phone call to talk about where things stand. It's been a wild trip, but we're through the crucible of achieving funding, and on the down slope toward the  funding deadline.... (Read More)

We're Funded, with 2 Days to Go

July 18th - via:
I breathed a tremendous sigh of relief (as did my wife), when I saw the total this morning. The Kickstarter has achieved its goal. Kicktraq shows some amazing activity over the past few days. Yesterday, we had more than $1200 in pledges, including... (Read More)

Just 3 Days Left - Full Setting Book Info

July 17th - via:
Yesterday was another solid day, where nearly $500 in pledges joined the project. Welcome to all of the new backers, and thank you to all our supporters for your contributions and for your assistance in spreading the word. We're coming down to the... (Read More)

4 Days to Go - Counting Down

July 16th - via:
Good morning, backers! Welcome to everyone who joined the campaign yesterday! We had a very strong day, accruing more than $800 toward our goal. That puts us less than $2000 toward funding, and we're very excited about the progress. We're confident... (Read More)

Last Week Update

July 13th - via:
Greetings Backers, Welcome to our new backers! Thank you to everyone for your continued efforts to get the word out about the campaign. We still have a bit over $3000.00 to go to make our initial funding goal. I'm optimistic that we'll get there, but... (Read More)

Demos Tonight (7/10) & Sunday (7/12)!

July 10th - via:
Greetings backers! Demo Reminder Jason will be in Warren, MI at Eternal Games  running The Thin Blue Line and answering questions at 7PM tonight (Friday, 7/10/15).  On Sunday (7/12/15), he'll be at Abick's Bar at 6PM, again running demos and... (Read More)

Game Demos and a Bonus Goal!

July 7th - via:
Hello again, Backers! We're e-mailing you again, because we had two new bits of news today. We didn't want either of these to slip past anyone. New Bonus Goal! Fabled Environments dropped us a line to let us know how excited they are about the... (Read More)

2 Weeks to Go! Lots of Updates

July 6th - via:
Greetings Backers! Thanks to your support, The Thin Blue Line: A Detroit Police Story has been running for about a week now. We've been toying with the 50% funded line for the past couple of days approaching it and even briefly passing it, before a... (Read More)

Great launch!

June 30th - via:
Thank you, most sincerely, for your support and confidence in The Thin Blue Line! We've had a great start, passing the 30% funding level in less than a day. We're warmed by the great reception you've given us, and we're very confident in the path... (Read More)

Welcome Backers! Here's the Playtest Draft

June 29th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!