Pirates & Dragons RPG

A project in Lancaster City, United Kingdom by Cakebread & Walton

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Pirates Love Gold! Dragons Love Gold! When the terrors of the sea meet the terrors of the sky, there's bound to be trouble!
Backers: 114
Average Pledge Per Backer: £57

Funded: £6,544 of £2,000
Dates: Sep 5th -> Oct 5th (30 days)
Project By: Cakebread & Walton
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Latest News

Gazetteer price

October 5th - via: kickstarter.com
OK, some of you were asking the price of the next stretch goal, Gazetteer #1: Esbaniola and the Southern Tempests. Here you go... As with the bestiary, it will be a full colour 96-page book. Prices will be: Colour paperback + PDF £16.99 Colour... (Read More)


October 5th - via: kickstarter.com
What a cool lot of people you are! :-) We've just smashed through the £6000 stretch-goal with 4 hours to go before the Kickstarter ends, which means that the Creatures of the Dragon Isles colour bestiary will be produced too! Not only that, but... (Read More)

Bestiary prices

October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
People have been asking what the "add-on" price of the Creatures of the Dragon Isles supplement is likely to be if we reach that stretch goal before the end of tomorrow. Here we go. Creatures of the Dragon Isles will be a full colour 96-page book.... (Read More)

Postage and extra books

October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
For those outside of the UK and USA asking about postage for Tales of Tortuga, we're trying to find out if it would be possible to do a bundle deal, where you get the core rule book and the adventure book posted together for less money. This would... (Read More)


October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! Yesterday morning I was wondering if we could reach our £5000 stretch goal in the next 59 hours. Well, we blasted through that last night (the Tales of Tortuga adventure supplement), and are now less than £600 from our £6000 stretch goal of... (Read More)

Tales of Tortuga Unlocked!

October 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
We've passed the next stretch goal, and Tales of Tortuga has been unlocked! Thanks to everyone who's helped us to get there. It's now available as an-add on. Tales of Tortuga An 80-page black-and-white supplement containing a guide to the pirate port... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked!

September 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Our next stretch goal has been unlocked! The HMS Terror, an Albionic pirate-hunting ship. Deck plans for the ship will appear in the core rulebook, and anyone pledging £15 or more will automatically be entitled to receive a PDF of the combat scale... (Read More)

Blackwood Isle

September 29th - via: kickstarter.com
In today's update, we take a look at Blackwood Isle, a possible flashpoint for war between the Uropan powers...  Blackwood Isle is a large forested isle to the south-west of Yamarca. It is famous as the only island in the Dragon Isles where black... (Read More)

The Serpent's Jewel #3

September 27th - via: kickstarter.com
The Jewel's fate... The Jewel’s sinking had been terrible. After their futile last stand most of the crew had either burned to death or been pitched over the ship’s side, straight into the sea. Carocofax had feasted upon those still left on the... (Read More)

More Stretch Goals!!!

September 26th - via: kickstarter.com
We're happy to announce some new and exciting stretch goals. Before Tales of Tortuga (which we're currently within less than £500 of reaching), we've slipped in the HMS Terror, an Albionic pirate-hunting ship. Deck plans for the Terror will appear... (Read More)

The Serpent's Jewel #2

September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Today we have a little more fiction for you... Bob Flint, known as Gentleman Bob to his friends, wiped the sweat and soot from his face and forlornly poked at the dying sailor with his saw. He gave up. The Jewel was afire and starting to sink. Smoke... (Read More)

"Douse Those Flames"

September 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Our art director, Gary Buckland, has secretly been working on a picture of an Esbanian balena-galleon without telling us, and sprung this rather nice surprise on us today!  (Read More)


September 18th - via: kickstarter.com
We would like to say a big thank you to everyone who has pledged so far. Every pledge really does make a difference, and we're working flat out to make sure the finished project is chocked full of awesome. We still have a lot of things we would like... (Read More)

Isla Fecunda

September 17th - via: kickstarter.com
In today's update, we take a look at Isla Fecunda... Isla Fecunda is the largest island in the Dragon Isles, and is one of the most diverse in terms of terrain and culture. Consisting for the most part of rolling forested hills, there is one high... (Read More)


September 16th - via: kickstarter.com
In today's update, Peter Cakebread is interviewed about Pirates & Dragons for the GMS Magazine podcast... http://www.gmsmagazine.com/podcasts/the-gms-magazine-podcast-episode-118-pirates-dragons-kickstarter-project-with-pete-cakebread  (Read More)

Free Port: Paradis

September 13th - via: kickstarter.com
 In today's update, we're taking a look at one of the three free ports in the Dragon Isles, Paradis... Governor: Thomas-Alexandre Dupont Resident Population: 20,000 (Gallic 50%, Islander 30%, Esbanian 10%, Batavian 5%, Albionic 5%) Resources: Trade,... (Read More)

Second Stretch Goal Reached!

September 11th - via: kickstarter.com
We've hit our second stretch goal, and the adventure The Curse of Dead Billy Vane has been unlocked. Onward and upward!  (Read More)

The Next Stretch Goal

September 10th - via: kickstarter.com
We're currently only £136 off our next stretch goal, the adventure The Curse of Dead Billy Vane. When we reach it, you might be visiting this place...  Skull Island is one of the most infamous islands in the Dragon Isles, home to the notorious... (Read More)


September 9th - via: kickstarter.com
In today's update, we're taking a look at one of the more mysterious cultures of the Dragon Isles - the Adalantans. Since the great war with the dragons that destroyed Adalantan civilisation, few living members of this ancient humanoid race remain.... (Read More)

Lower stretch goals!

September 8th - via: kickstarter.com
We've got such a lot of cool things in mind for this game, that in order to help us get there we've decided to lower the price points of our stretch goals. The print adventure compilation Tales of Tortuga, will now be produced whe we hit £5,500,... (Read More)

The Island of Light and Darkness

September 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Yesterday we reached our first stretch goal, the introductory adventure The Island of Light and Darknesss. Here's a taster...  The storm lasted for three days. On the second day, the main-mast broke and you were driven before the wind. On the third... (Read More)

The Serpent’s Jewel

September 6th - via: kickstarter.com
First up, we're very close to our first stretch goal! Well done and thank you for your pledges :) We'll be regularly posting updates, with material from the book, artwork, details on some of the other islands, etc.Today we have couple of short... (Read More)


September 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to everyone for supporting us, we got to that first goal remarkably quickly, and are well on our way to the first stretch goal! We're going to be giving you some tasters of what to expect from the game over the next few weeks. Today we'll be... (Read More)

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