ElfWood for Sixcess Core

A project in St. Peters, MO by Harsh Realities

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ElfWood is a fantasy RPG setting book. Explore a rich, vibrant world of dark fantasy and swashbuckling adventure on the Scalding Seas.
Backers: 77
Average Pledge Per Backer: $46

Funded: $3,559 of $3,000
Dates: Nov 22nd -> Dec 29th (37 days)
Project By: Harsh Realities
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Latest News

....aaaaaand cut!

December 29th - via: kickstarter.com
ElfWood is funded!  It is done! We're off to the races! Thanks to everyone for your contribution and your support.  We'll be in touch with Backers soon to gather info on setting details they get to augment and add. We'll also start contracting with... (Read More)

$1 Pledge - Thank You!

December 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Y'know, a lot of people think that a $1 pledge is meaningless. Their argument is that we only get 90 cents.   But, it's not about the money.  To us, it's a vote of confidence. "I like your project. I want to support you. I don't have a lot to... (Read More)

And we did it! You guys are awesome!

December 28th - via: kickstarter.com
We pushed through $3500!  Thanks to our Backers increasing their pledges!  Awesome!  Thank you!  (Read More)

75 Backers!

December 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Cynthia Celeste Miller (President of Spectrum Games and author of Macabre Tales, to mention just one of her many titles) is now on board to expand the Shadowlands in the main ElfWood book! :)  Which makes a better product for all!  We're within $45... (Read More)

Almost There!

December 28th - via: kickstarter.com
I've been out sick for the last few days. Nasty to be sick over the holidays.  I don't recommend it. We funded!  Yay! And we made Stretch Goals!  Yay! And we're $100 from another awesome stretch goal! And 4 backers away from another awesome... (Read More)

Last Weekend Before Christmas

December 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Here I am stuck in Kansas City in an ice-storm. At least I'm warm and cozy working on projects with Ren.  We're less than $75 from another Reach Goal.  This Reach Goal has a decidedly "shadowy" element - but can be an NPC, Critter, Location or... (Read More)

Map for ElfWood

December 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Don't get too excited, I don't have an ElfWood map to show you just yet. However, I wanted to show you the map that was done for Promised Sands because we have the same artist/cartographer working on the map for ElfWood, as well.  Below is the map... (Read More)

A Little Oddity...

December 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Last night we had a Backer (Mark Solino) pledge enough to push us over the $2500 mark and earned his right to claim the Reach Goal.  Then late last night (early this morning) a Backer had to pull out of the project and canceled his pledge, dropping... (Read More)

Merry Christmas / Happy Holidays!

December 18th - via: kickstarter.com
We have posted a Christmas / Holiday card as a free download at DTRPG / RPGNow. Thank you for your support and we look forward to showing you some really awesome settings in 2014. :) ... (Read More)

Getting Closer...

December 16th - via: kickstarter.com
We're up to 52 Backers, closing in on that 75 Backer level where we add additional content from Cynthia Celeste Miller - President of Spectrum Games and author of the Lovecraftian "Macabre Tales" RPG.  She's going to write up something decidedly... (Read More)

50 Backers! Woohoo!

December 13th - via: kickstarter.com
And we've hit our Reach Goal!  50 Backers and now *EVERY* Backer (even the Bilge Rats!) get a free copy of the ElfWood GM Screen PDF!  Less than $225 to the next Reach Goal - where a lucky Backer gets to customize some content: either an NPC,... (Read More)

Almost There!

December 13th - via: kickstarter.com
We're getting closer...  With the last few Backers (welcome, new Backers!) we have a Backer count of 49 - just one Backer away from a bonus applied to *ALL* Backers.  Even if someone only pledges $1, it counts!  So talk to your friends and gaming... (Read More)

Christmas Gift Certificates

December 12th - via: kickstarter.com
If you're planning this for someone's gift this holiday season, and you'd like something to to actually wrap for them, we have created gift certificates.  Here's a low res version:   If you'd like a high-res file, please send me an email: ben at... (Read More)

Soooo close...

December 11th - via: kickstarter.com
We have just 4 Backers until we hit a Reach Goal that impacts the entire project (at 50 Backers everyone gets a free copy of the GM Screen in PDF).  We're also really close to the next pledge amoutn Reach Goal which gives the Backer that pushes us... (Read More)

Invasion of the Fourth Reich

December 7th - via: kickstarter.com
It is finally completed! I am sending out the PDF copies tonight. You get a copy if you supported us in the original Sixcess Core kickstarter at any of the following categories:  Co-Conspirator   Devotee   Enthusiast   Benefactor ... (Read More)

A Little Taste of Artwork...

December 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Some of the preliminary sketches that help define the ElfWood world:  An orc-thorn tree grown from the body of an Elf slain in violence:  Concept sketches for ElfWood elven ships:    Original World Map (this is in the process of being updated by... (Read More)

Reach Goal of $2000 Achieved!

December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks and special rewards go out to Kris Holt for pushing the project past the $2000 Reach Goal!  Kris earns the right to define an NPC, Critter, Location or Item in the world of ElfWood.   The next Reach Goals are:  1) Another NPC, Critter,... (Read More)

Closing in on some "Reach" Goals

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
I saw another Kickstarter that listed the goals that were achieved *before* the Kickstarter was funded as a "Reach" goal and those after it was funded as a "Stretch" goal. I like that terminology, so I'm going to flagrantly ste... er ... "borrow" it.... (Read More)

Another Goal Achieved!

November 25th - via: kickstarter.com
With a bold step, one of our Backers has chosen to move us forward to the $1666 mark and earn the right to create a shadow-creature in ElfWood. We'll be talking with Netobvious in more detail after the kickstarter ends to gather his dark and twisted... (Read More)

More Content Added...

November 25th - via: kickstarter.com
When we hit 30 backers to the project, new content was added in the form of an adventure.  The adventure is "Save the Princess" and, depending on how final stretch goals work out, could either be part of the ElfWood book (increasing page and art... (Read More)

First Update

November 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
The kickstarter has been live for less than 12 hours.  We've passed the critical 30% mark (that point where success of a kickstarter is statistically probable). They say if you can make 30% in the first 10 days, you're going to be successful -- and... (Read More)

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