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Raiders of R’lyeh: Horror Adventure RPG and Mythos Sandbox!

A project in Orange, CA by Quentin Bauer

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RAIDERS of R'LYEH is a horror adventure tabletop roleplaying game and Mythos sandbox inspired by H.P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard.
Backers: 353
Average Pledge Per Backer: $80

Funded: $28,221 of $22,000
Dates: Aug 26th -> Sep 25th (30 days)
Project By: Quentin Bauer
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Latest News


September 24th - via:
RAIDERS OF R’LYEH IS A REALITY! $28,000+ ? This has been an amazing experience. We are so humbled by your contributions and support, and wish to thank everyone involved. As of now, we have a new tabletop roleplaying game to look forward to playing... (Read More)

Stretch Goals: Dreamlands Section and Weird Japan!

September 24th - via:
While the Raiding Party is shoring up resources for the final five hour assault, we thought we could make mention of some big milestones that are still achievable (check the stretch goal wall, periodically, as we are making additions there into the... (Read More)

Quentin Passed Out for Ten Minutes and I am Taking His Place for This Update

September 24th - via:
Yes, this is the Pundit:We've got less than one day until the Raiders of R'lyeh kickstarter is done (and then I promise I'll shut up about it for a while), but its going like crazy. I had started this entry writing that we were approaching the $26K... (Read More)

Shipping Question

September 24th - via:
Hey everyone, we are very close to wrapping this up! Before we close, please review your order and make sure you have selected everything you want. For those of you who have print editions, please make sure that you have added the appropriate... (Read More)

Stamping and Gold Foil Added to Print Edition

September 24th - via:
We just hit 24k, team, which means another stretch goal was unlocked. Now, each print edition gets upgraded with stamping and gold foil on the cover and spine (making this a collector’s edition item)! Our next stretch goal is 25k (and a dust cover... (Read More)

Earthworm Jim Creator Backs Raiders of R’lyeh

September 23rd - via:
I received this in my email box this morning, and I wanted to share it with you guys. This is one of those fortuitous and humbling experiences that happens totally outside of one’s control. And we are very honored to have the support. Doug... (Read More)

Ready for some Stretch Goals?

September 22nd - via:
THANK YOU to EVERY BACKER for making this happen! We are so excited to be getting this game funded, and to make Raiders of R’lyeh a reality. And now the ride starts.... This morning was a blur, and we’re scrambling to keep up with the... (Read More)

Character Sheet

September 19th - via:
We’ll be posting page layouts of our play test document soon. However, for now, here is a teaser of the play test document’s character sheet. By the way, our RPGnet interview tonight went very well (I’ll share the link as soon as it gets... (Read More)

Our Second Expansion Teaser

September 18th - via:
We’ll be announcing our next stretch goal PDF soon. While you wait, here is a small clue about its contents...  (Read More)

Seven Days To Go!

September 17th - via:
We’re just shy of 80% funded, with 7 days left. It is quite possible that we may fund by this weekend! First, you guys have done a TREMENDOUS job getting the word out. I’ve discovered backers going onto Facebook, into gaming forums, onto blogs,... (Read More)

You Pick a Location

September 16th - via:
We received some great ideas when we asked you guys to pick a monster for the core book ( We’re even going to integrate one of your... (Read More)

More to Come

September 13th - via:
We’ve been busy working on artwork for the play test packet, so we are short an update this week. But if you missed our last one, then you need to know that we upgraded our print editions to hardcover with Smyth sewn binding... (Read More)

Raiders of R’lyeh in Gothic Black & White Upgraded to Hardcover

September 11th - via:
HAPPY WEDNESDAY TEAM! Roleplaying books that get a lot of table time (like your Raiders of R’lyeh in Gothic Black & White Edition!) need to be hard bound with tough binding. Also, hard bound editions are really important in case you want to... (Read More)

Halfway Point

September 9th - via:
I wasn’t planning an update for today, but since we are 15 days in (and 63% funded!), I thought this demanded at least a brief and excited mention.We’ve got more “official” updates coming this week, but today I just wanted to say THANK YOU... (Read More)

Another Great Week and Map Pack No. 2

September 5th - via:
WE can’t leave this week without another thank you to all the backers, and something to add to your rewards. Today, you have unlocked the second map pack, which contains more antique 1910 contents for your RAIDERS of R’LYEH campaign. If we fund,... (Read More)

Occultism in the Edwardian

September 5th - via:
Our chapter on Occultism in the Edwardian is getting expanded to include more secret societies (from history), theories of the occult from around the world, major western groups and belief systems (such as the Golden Dawn, Theosophy, New Thought,... (Read More)

You Pick a Monster

September 4th - via:
Congratulations, WE PASSED THE 50% MARK! We’ve got some more updates coming, but for today, we have this:  (Read More)

Secrets of the Sargasso Sea — Our First Stretch Goal PDF

August 30th - via:
I wasn’t going to let this awesome week go by without giving this to you! Our first stretch goal PDF is here. And here is what is so awesome about it: you get it if we fund (is that a stretch goal, then? I don’t know, whatever...I want you to... (Read More)

What a crazy (good crazy) week

August 27th - via:
First up We are on a trajectory to hit 50% soon (like “in the first week” soon). This has been amazing watching this project grow. And, surprisingly, our ad campaign hasn’t even kicked in, yet. We are still waiting for the majority of reporting... (Read More)

30% in Less Than Two Days!

August 26th - via:
I was planning to add an update later in the week, but today is cause for celebration. You early adopters have been amazing, and I am shocked we hit thirty percent of our funding in less than two days! I cannot thank you enough for your support.So, I... (Read More)

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