Worlds of Pulp by Scaldcrow Games

A project in Greensboro, NC by Timothy Glenn Bane, Scaldcrow Games

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Two pen-and-paper pulp action role-playing game campaign books: "Rotwang City: City of Shadows" and "Amazing Pulp Adventures."
Backers: 49
Average Pledge Per Backer: $63

Funded: $3,071 of $2,500
Dates: Jan 30th -> Feb 28th (30 days)
Project By: Timothy Glenn Bane, Scaldcrow Games
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Latest News

Thank you all so very much.

March 1st - via:
You did it! The Worlds of Pulp is fully funded and now we will begin our part; crafting exciting RPG materials for your use. We sincerely thank each of you who backed this project and look forward to thrilling you with the results. We will be sending... (Read More)

One Dream!

February 28th - via:
Two very different cities in pulp: one crime-noir and horror and the other golden age supers! Two cities, two eras, one vision! When we reach $4,000.00. We will add an adventure module that spans both in space and time!  (Read More)

New art by T. Glenn Bane for Rotwang City.

February 26th - via:
"The Double Cross," Granite Hammer is a petty Racketeer in Rotwang City. This concept art by T. Glenn Bane for Rotwang City.... it gets dark in Rotwang City.  (Read More)

New art by T. Glenn Bane for Rotwang City.

February 24th - via:
"Countess Zaska"She is from old money. Wielding witchcraft, perhaps invested by the spirit of a Russian Grandmother who seems to possess her, she is a powerful opponent to the evil of Rotwang City.  Her strange wolfhounds sometimes appear from the... (Read More)

New art by T. Glenn Bane for Rotwang City.

February 21st - via:
“Ricochet” Art by T. Glenn Bane for Rotwang City in the Worlds of Pulp. … It gets dark in Rotwang City. Alonzo Golden was a good looking guy and he knew it. Vain was an understatement. Fast living was his drug. Problem with Golden was was a hit... (Read More)

Example of Simple Character Building Concept

February 21st - via:
Simplicity in DesignWatch this video, demonstrating the elegantly simple character construction concept.  Located below the Video are the samples of the characters actually created by real players. The use of archetypes is simple, the naming and... (Read More)

New Hero Art by T. Glenn Bane

February 20th - via:
"The Shadow of Justice"In the shadowy back alleys of Rotwang City is a hero for the 30s. He is an avenger and reckoner ... a shadow of justice.It gets dark in Rotwang City.  (Read More)

A Word from Gamers and Gaming Shop

February 19th - via:
A few words about the Bare Bones Beyond RPG system from a few dedicated gamers and The Grinning Gamer LLC, Hobby Shop. Scaldcrow Games runs Bare Bones Beyond at this shop every other week. Nothing in this video is scripted. We literally asked them to... (Read More)

New art by T. Glenn Bane for Rotwang City.

February 18th - via:
"Varney Attacks!"New art for the Worlds of Pulp kickstarter. Rotwang city welcomes Varney the Vampire to its pulp horror clientele. Though, Varney is older than pulp, a great deal of modern horror was inspired by his tales. Varney the Vampire and the... (Read More)

Lets Keep Momentum

February 15th - via:
As a result of the Valentines event I ran, both books will each have an six additional characters. It was a success! Only $49 more and I will write the Ghastly Shadow of Fu Manchu for the first newletter. If we hit $150 over that, I will add a second... (Read More)

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