The Greatest Thieves in Lankhmar: A DCC Boxed Set

A project in San Jose, CA by Goodman Games

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A sword-and-sorcery adventure that will test the finest gamers!
Backers: 870
Average Pledge Per Backer: $70

Funded: $61,048 of $30,000
Dates: Mar 12th -> Apr 4th (23 days)
Project By: Goodman Games
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Latest News

Final hour! Dicing with Death is a go!

April 3rd - via:
Hi everyone, Just a quick update to say THANKS for pushing us over the hump on the Dicing With Death stretch goal! This extra adventure will now be included in the boxed set. Very cool and a great addition to the adventure. We have just over an hour... (Read More)

Closing in on stretch goal "Dicing With Death"

April 3rd - via:
Hello friends! We're on our last day of The Greatest Thieves in Lankhmar. Thanks to all the new backers who have pledged today! We're inching closer to including an entirely new adventure inside the box. "Dicing With Death" is an "add-on adventure"... (Read More)

The Back Alleys of Lankhmar

April 3rd - via:
Hello, new backers! Thanks to everyone who's signed up in the last day. We have a great adventure in the works and you'll be glad you supported it.  To everyone who's new, make sure you check out this prior update with details on the Luck tokens.... (Read More)

Final days for Greatest Thieves in Lankhmar!

April 2nd - via:
Hi everyone! It's been a wild couple weeks, hasn't it? When we started this Kickstarter, the coronavirus was something that seemed far away. Now it's part of everybody's life, in one way or another. I hope you are all staying home and staying... (Read More)

The Leap of Faith

April 1st - via:
Brad McDevitt just turned in this awesome picture. I think we've mentioned that round 2 is a chase across the rooftops of Lankhmar. Sometimes you have to take that leap. Do you think this thief will survive...or not?  (Read More)

Hugh the Barbarian Says: Keep Your Distance!

March 31st - via:
Hugh the Barbarian has a public service announcement for you all.  (Read More)

Sometimes We Overdesign

March 31st - via:
We've profiled quite a few tournament judges over the course of this Kickstarter. One person we haven't spotlighted yet is Marc Bruner. He's not just a judge, but also one of the key masterminds behind the whole tournament experience. Let's give out... (Read More)

The Crypt of the Guildmasters

March 30th - via:
Sometimes a picture is all you need. This one is by Brad McDevitt.  (Read More)

Every Last Bit of Luck!

March 29th - via:
Hi everyone! Hope you're all hunkered down and staying safe in these trying times. And now to get your minds off things, here's a story from our 2019 Gen Con tournament. This is how every last bit of luck can sometimes save the day. But first, a... (Read More)

Area 1-0: Paths of Woe

March 28th - via:
We spend a lot of time designing the tournament encounters. And they're great. Some are fiendishly complex - and some are fiendishly simple. We polled some of the judges as to their favorite encounters in the adventure. Area 1-0: Paths of Woe came up... (Read More)

Confessions of a Pit Boss

March 27th - via:
After many years of running big tournaments at Gen Con, we have learned a few things. One of them is, there needs to be a pit boss. What exactly does the pit boss do? Allow us to tell you... Confessions of a Pit Boss By Terry Olson For every... (Read More)

Escaping Thieves' House and Going Full Fafhrd

March 26th - via:
Yesterday we showed you a picture of Going Full Fafhrd. Today we bring you the whole story - straight from the annals of Gen Con 2019! Escaping Thieves’ House: Going Full Fafhrd By Terry Olson The last encounter for round 1, Area 1-7, requires that... (Read More)

Going Full Fafhrd

March 25th - via:
Greetings everyone! Stay indoors and stay healthy! Shana Dahaka now games online: do you?  For today's update have a bit of art to show you. Here is a scene of what it's like when the characters "go full Fafhrd": There's a story behind this image.... (Read More)

What is the Count Dante Rating?

March 23rd - via:
Some of you noticed the part on the main Kickstarter page where we specified the Count Dante rating for The Greatest Thieves in Lankhmar. This adventure receives a Count Dante rating of III (on a scale of I to VI). But what the heck does that even... (Read More)

Lessons Learned for First Time Judges

March 22nd - via:
Hey everybody! Greetings from the ramparts. I thought we would start tonight by recognizing another great judge from our tournament: Judge James Judge James is known for his impersonations and funny voices. But remember, kids: just because you’re... (Read More)

What's In The Box?

March 21st - via:
Greetings, Lankhmarts! Thanks for the support - and greetings to all new backers! Several people have asked, "What's in the box?" Here's a detailed breakdown. We're still going back and forth with the printer on a few details so final contents may... (Read More)

The Dice Puzzles

March 20th - via:
Greetings to all the new backers! Thanks for your support, everyone. Continuing our updates with insights from the adventure designers, today we give you a little background on the dice puzzles. But first, another shout-out to one of our tournament... (Read More)

Am Amazing Roof Tile Map

March 18th - via:
Hi everyone, Stay indoors and stay safe! Thanks for your support of this Kickstarter in a time of such uncertainty. While you're hold up inside practicing social distancing, here is something for you to ooh and ahh over. This is one of Stefan Poag's... (Read More)

A Thief, a Wizard, and 25 Lions Walk into a Dungeon…

March 17th - via:
Hi everyone, I hope everyone is holed up and safe. Take care and do what you can to avoid the virus situation we're all dealing with right now. Disinfect your dice and transition your local game to an online platform! It's best to take those warnings... (Read More)

What are those Luck tokens, anyway?

March 16th - via:
Hi everybody,  The big news today is - we funded! Thanks to everyone for helping us get here. This is going to be a huge boxed set, and it's not cheap to make. It's great to have that covered so we can move on to stretch goal territory! Luck Tokens... (Read More)

Meet the Gen Con Winners

March 15th - via:
Is YOUR home group good enough to be the greatest thieves in Lankhmar? Twenty teams competed at Gen Con 2019, and only two made it to the third round. Here they are - allow us to introduce you to the Gen Con winners! Backers of this Kickstarter will... (Read More)

Fritz Leiber, H.P. Lovecraft, and the Origin of Sword-and-Sorcery Stories

March 14th - via:
Thanks to everyone who has backed our Kickstarter set in the world of Lankhmar. But most of all, thanks to Fritz Leiber, the author without whom we wouldn't have Lankhmar. It was he who first coined the term "sword and sorcery." Here is an article... (Read More)

Well Met in Lankhmar

March 13th - via:
Greetings, Lankhmarts! Well met, well met! Great to see you all on this new adventure into the worlds of Fritz Leiber. As you surely know already, this adventure began as a Gen Con tournament. Who makes a tournament possible? The judges. Over the... (Read More)

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