Professional MP3 Background Loops for Role-Playing Games

A project in North Hollywood, CA by Wes Otis

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Add professional background sound to your table top role-playing game.
Backers: 1137
Average Pledge Per Backer: $46

Funded: $52,800 of $1,000
Dates: Apr 1st -> May 1st (30 days)
Project By: Wes Otis
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Two tracks from backers if we hit $50K!

May 1st - via:
DCF and James, who pledged at the Audio Merchant Level, have both approached me about offering their custom MP3s as stretch goals if we hit $50K. This is incredibly generous and I can't thank them enough. DCF's custom will be entitled Crumbling... (Read More)

A very generous gesture

April 30th - via:
One of our Audio Merchants, who is getting a custom track done, has said that if we hit 50k, they will add their custom to the Kickstarter Exclusives for everyone at the $80 and higher level. They contacted me with this idea and I must say it's very... (Read More)

Add-on Pack 4

April 30th - via:
Add-on Pack ReviewBefore we get to what is in Add-on Pack 4, I wanted to go over what is being offered through the add-ons. This is the last day, so make sure your pledge equals the amount of the pledge level you'd like, plus, any add-ons you want to... (Read More)

We did it!

April 29th - via:
With 35 hours to go, we hit $35KFirst, welcome to all the new backers who have joined up today. We have just unlocked the final stretch goal, Environmental Pack, 11 music-free loops for your RPG. Today has been incredible and words cannot describe... (Read More)

$30K and we are not done yet! Announcing the Enviromental Pack.

April 29th - via:
Thank you all so much for helping us hit this goal. I will announce what will be in Add-on Pack 4 tomorrow at 9 a.m. Pacific. You still have time to put in suggestions. Go to update 29 and post in the comment section the MP3 you would really like to... (Read More)

We have unlocked another two MP3s!

April 29th - via:
We are down to the last two days and things are moving fast now. If you are at the $20 or higher level, you now get Creature Cavern & Creepy Daytime Graveyard. That brings the total stretch goals to 31 MP3s for 310 minutes of audio. But we're not... (Read More)

Add-on Pack 4 Suggestions

April 28th - via:
Sorry for all the updates,but today has been great and we keep hitting goals. Now that we are only $2,000 away from unlocking Add-on Pack 4, which will be included with $80 and up pledge level, I would like to start taking suggestions for what will... (Read More)

Two Stretch Goals Down!

April 28th - via:
What a day! $29,000, here we come. Thank you to everyone. This has been a great ride. We have two more stretch goals to go. Remember, you must be at the $20 level or higher to get stretch goals. I will be doing an update at $28,000 to talk about... (Read More)

Good morning! Another stretch goal reached!

April 28th - via:
Thank you so much. If you are at $20 or higher level, you now get 2 more MP3s added to your pledge level. We only have 3 more stretch goals to unlock everything...or is there one beyond $30,000. BWAHAHAHAHAHAHA! Anyway, next up at $27,500 is Mad... (Read More)

Only a few stretch goals left!

April 26th - via:
We have unlocked another two stretch goals. If you're at the $20 or higher pledge level, you will get these stretch goals added. Next up at $26,000, Inside an Undead God & Thunderstorm at Horror House. Time is running short and we need to a lot... (Read More)

FLAC & DVD File Backup Add-on Option

April 26th - via:
We are going into our final weekend. This project has been a great success all because of the backers. I appreciate you all helping me get this project off the ground. It is allowing my family and I to plot out our next steps over the coming year and... (Read More)

$23,000 reached!

April 26th - via:
We have unlocked Elven Forest and Futuristic Factory. If you are at the $20 or higher level, you get them both. Next up, Dark Realm of the Fay and Zombie Mall at $24,000. Thank you everyone for your support. We only have a few more goals and, a few... (Read More)

DVD Data Backups

April 25th - via:
How many of you would be interested in a being sent a DVD data file disc of the MP3s you pledged for? You would get them after all the packs where made, so beginning 2014. I have had people ask about this. It would only be available in the U.S. Let... (Read More)

Another goal meet!

April 24th - via:
We reached $21,500. If you are at the $20 or higher pledge level, you will now get Alien World 3 and Vampire Nightclub. Up next at $23,000 is Elven Forest and Futuristic Factory. I have revealed all stretch goals up to the $26,000 level if you'd... (Read More)

Last Core 11 sample is uploaded.

April 23rd - via:
Here is the final Core 11 sample, Daytime Medieval City. I decided to go with a market day feel. Horses and carts go by, livestock is being sold, people walk up and down the crowded street. I will be sending out the Core Pack around May 20th. I will... (Read More)

We just unlocked 2 more stretch goals, Add-on Pack 3 and a wall session for the MP3s!

April 23rd - via:
Thank you to all of the backers of this project. Every one of you has helped me reach this point and I cannot express enough how much it means to me. We have unlocked Superhero Command Center, Busy City Street, Add-on Pack 3 (which will be included... (Read More)

The final stretch...goal

April 22nd - via:
Hi All,          So, we have until May 1st to unlock the rest of the stretch goals. To do this, we need to hit $30,000. At that point, if I calculate the cost for making all the MP3s at the low end, $500 per MP3, my cost is $41,500 for the... (Read More)


April 20th - via:
What a great way to start a the day.Yesterday was amazing to say the least. Welcome to all the new backers and thank you to everyone. We now have $20,000 in our sights. For our new backers, if you want to learn more about the project and me, please... (Read More)

We unlocked two more stretch goals!

April 20th - via:
Thank you all for helping us reach $15,000. If you are at the $20 pledge level or higher, you now will get Zombies Outside and Alien World 2 alongwith all the other stretch goals unlocked. Next up at $17,500 is The Court of Azathoth and Gladiator... (Read More)

A Really Great Day

April 17th - via:
Today marks my 14th wedding anniversary and the 2nd best day so far of the Kickstarter campaign, making it an incredible day all around. Welcome to all the new backers. Together we are working towards unlocking all the stretch goals and add-on packs.... (Read More)

The Hive Sample

April 13th - via:
Tonight I bring you a sample of The Hive, a Kickstarter Exclusive. Imagine being inside a cave with billions of insects flying, eating, and crawling all around you. Pods crack open releasing more bugs the size of small dogs. How long could you stay... (Read More)

Hero's Spaceship Bridge Sample

April 12th - via:
Hello!           Here's another sample from the core MP3 set, Hero's Spaceship Bridge. In this background you can hear the crew working as the party explores space. This MP3 can be used with Spaceship on High Alert, Space Battle, Villain's... (Read More)


April 10th - via:
Thank you all so much for helping break the $10,000 stretch goal. We have just added  two more stretch goals:  Subterranean World 1 and Ultra Tech Computer Lab if you're at the $20 or higher level. The next goal is at $12,500. When we hit it, you... (Read More)

MP3 Add-on Pack #2! Free for $50 and up backers

April 9th - via:
Hello Everyone,                           Here is the second add-on pack. You get 10 more MP3s for $10 bucks. If you are at the $50 or up level, this add-on pack will automatically be added to your pledge for no extra cost.... (Read More)

Castle Siege MP3 Stretch Goal Extra

April 8th - via:
Castle Siege! I came up with the idea and wanted to share it with you all as a cool extra to the stretch goals. It has been added to the $12,500 goal with Inside a Zeppelin and Viking Dining Hall. Below is sample. In the track you can hear arrows... (Read More)

We hit $7500! Another 2 MP3s will be made.

April 8th - via:
This will be short. We did it! We past $7500 like it was nothing and now you will get 8 MP3s free if you're at the $20 or up reward level. Up next, at $10,000, is Subterranean World 1 and Ultra Tech Computer Lab. Thanks so much for your support and... (Read More)

Dark Woods Sample, Closing in on $7,500, & Licensing

April 7th - via:
You know you love what you do when you're not put out by working the weekend. I finished Dark Woods of the core 11 MP3s. That means there are only three left before I start in on the Bonus MP3s. This means you will be downloading your first set of... (Read More)

MP3 Add-on Pack

April 5th - via:
Working on MP3s leads to new ideas, and so I'd like to offer an MP3 Add-on Pack. By increasing your pledge amount by $10, you get these 10 MP3s. Just press the Manage Your Pledge button to the right and adjust your pledge up by $10 and you're done.... (Read More)

Another goal accomplished!

April 5th - via:
Because of your help we have reached the $5,000 stretch goal. Everyone at the $20 and up level will now get Inside the Internet and Medieval Battleground. Next up at $7,500 is Spaceship on High Alert and Alien World 1. As a side note, the Alien World... (Read More)

Kickstarter Exclusive WWI Sample

April 4th - via:
Hello! I switched gears to give you a sample of one of the Kickstarter Exclusives, WWI Trenches. Mortars fall and men run through the trenches while a hand siren is cranked to warn of an incoming plane that will be dropping death. Gunfire sends... (Read More)

Explaining the cost

April 3rd - via:
Hi Everyone, There is a lot of confusion about the cost that goes into making an MP3. Truth be told, I set my funding goal super low because Plate Mail Games is brand new and I really wanted to share these with other people, but I wasn't sure if... (Read More)

We just got another stretch goal!

April 3rd - via:
Thanks, everyone! We have achieved the $3,000 stretch goal. So, if you're at the $20 and up level you will now be getting Nighttime Medieval City and Villain's Space Bridge. Next up, at $5000, is Inside the internet and Medieval Battleground. Help me... (Read More)

Dreamlands Sample & Stretch Goal Changes

April 2nd - via:
I just posted the next sample for Dreamlands for you to listen to. Also, I will start working on the Dark Woods tomorrow so you can hear a sample of that as well. In addition, I will be putting on more FAQs about Kickstarter Exclusives, which brings... (Read More)

We just achived our first stretch goal!

April 2nd - via:
I woke to us crossing our first stretch goal. Now everyone from the $20 and up reward level will get Underwater World and 1950s Space. But we can't rest here if you want all 30 MP3s by the end of the month. Up next at the $4,000 dollar level is... (Read More)


April 1st - via:
Thank you so much to everyone who helped us reach our funding level. Now, on to stretch goals! There are 30 MP3s planned as stretch goals, and every goal we reach will mean everyone from the $20 pledge level and up will get another two MP3s on top of... (Read More)

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