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Ascension: The Codex of Immortals

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An RPG zine focusing on epic/immortal games for the 5th Edition of the world's greatest roleplaying game.
Backers: 159
Average Pledge Per Backer: $16

Funded: $2,475 of $1,400
Dates: Feb 20th -> Mar 22nd (30 days)
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Latest News

Update #13 - 2 days to go!

March 20th - via:
I just wanted to say a quick thank you to all of the backers.  We have just 2 days to go and until the campaign ends.  We are funded, we have hit the first stretch goal, and are just a few dollars away from the next stretch goal.  Thank you so... (Read More)

Update #12 – Hard copies and 1 week to go!

March 13th - via:
With just about one week to go I have some exiting news to share. We are going to the printers! We will be offering Ascension in PDF and POD options through online retailer DrivethruRPG. With this development I have added new reward tiers that... (Read More)

Update #11 - Unlocked!

March 12th - via:
Just a quick update to announce that stretch goal #1 has been unlocked!  All backers of the Celestial level and higher will get a PDF copy of the first year of Ascension reformatted and compiled into a single PDF with new cover art.  (Read More)

Update #10 - What was one, is now three!

March 11th - via:
As we approach the $2000.00 mark and the first stretch goal I am excited to report that Ascension will be expanding into three (3) related zines!  This decision was made in part to allow earlier access to print options and interest from a retailer... (Read More)

Update #09 – 15 days down & 15 days to go!

March 6th - via:
Through the first half of the campaign Ascension, the Codex of Immortals has 83 backers, we are 122% funded, and we have raised $1,718. We also have 130 followers who haven’t jumped on board yet. Hey, what are you waiting for?! Anyway, if we can... (Read More)

Update #08 - Stretch Goals: Goal #2 - More Artifacts!

March 4th - via:
Just a quick update today. I just wanted to clarify that in the currently funded project I plan to have one epic item (relic, artifact, etc.) fully detailed per issue. However, if we reach stretch goal #2 I will add one additional epic item per issue... (Read More)

Update #06 – Stretch Goal #1: Compiled PDF

February 28th - via:
Now that we have cleared the basic funding goal, I would like to discuss some of the stretch goals in this and future updates.  The first stretch goal ($2,000.00) is vaguely listed as a compiled PDF with new cover art. While this is true, it is also... (Read More)

Update #05 – FUNDED! (again)

February 26th - via:
We did it! In just a bit less than a week Ascension, the Codex of Immortals is funded! Hopefully it sticks this time! Now maybe I can stop checking Kickstarter every 10 minutes. Not likely – there are still great stretch goals to go after.... (Read More)

Update #05 – the Aegis!

February 26th - via:
I just wanted to share a little preview art for one of the artifacts that will be featured in Ascension, the Codex of Immortals. Though it is technically Zeus’ shield, he often lends it to is daughter Athena for when she leads the host of Olympus.... (Read More)

Update #04 - What do Empyreal, Eternal and Hierarch backers get?

February 25th - via:
Since the limited reward tiers seem to be going fast, I thought I should get this update out ASAP! I only provided a limited amount information about the reward tiers on the precious campaign-page space.  Just enough for you to get the general... (Read More)

Update #03 – Nevermind!

February 22nd - via:
I was going to announce that we are funded.  But unfortunately the $500 hierarch supporter backed out once we reached our goal. :( So now we are no longer funded. However, the good news is that the Hierarch reward tier is available again!  (Read More)

Update #02 – Hey! This is a zine why can’t I get a hardcopy?

February 22nd - via:
Unfortunately, a print run or POD for Ascension is not currently an option, but it is something we really want to provide.  There are several different printing possibilities we are exploring, including doing a limited print run (depending on... (Read More)

Update #01 – Is there anything for us mere mortals?

February 21st - via:
Yes, there is! Though most of the content in Ascension is geared for epic gaming, there is some content available for lower-tier games. Such as: Relics and Artifacts: The epic items are presented in a format that is usable by mortals and gods, with... (Read More)

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