Clockwork: Empire Roleplaying Game

A project in Toledo, OH by Zeke Coughlin

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Clockwork: Empire is a steampunk roleplaying game set in a Victorian world of gothic horror.
Backers: 479
Average Pledge Per Backer: $57

Funded: $27,524 of $9,000
Dates: Oct 8th -> Nov 10th (35 days)
Project By: Zeke Coughlin
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Latest News

The Cabinet has been unlocked!

November 10th - via:
You guys are amazing! Over $3000 in pledges today and we've unlocked the $26,000 stretch goal. Keep talking about the project, there are still four hours to go. Who knows, maybe we'll unlock a new miniature from Proxy Army at $28,500? It could still... (Read More)

Wisdom & Witchcraft Unlocked & Ritual Magic Preview

November 10th - via:
Welcome and thank you to all the new backers who have helped us make the stretch goal to unlock Wisdom & Witchcraft as a bonus pdf to all our Imperial Emigre backers and above. Wisdom & Witchcraft expands on the material from the core book to... (Read More)

We're picking up momentum! (and the $26k stretch goal)

November 9th - via:
You've been talking about us and sharing the project with your friends! We can tell! So keep doing it! We can still put out more great products. Some questions have arisen about what happens if we hit the $26k stretch goal at the last minute and no... (Read More)

International Shipping - as we come down to the wire.

November 8th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

What?! Miniatures!?

November 6th - via:
We've dropped hints over the last few weeks that we've been pursuing a great opportunity, and we're excited to announce that Reliquary Game Studios will be working with the amazing folks at Proxy Army to develop Clockwork setting-specific miniatures!... (Read More)

19K Stretch Goal Reached!

November 5th - via:
We've passed it and now everyone at the Imperial Emigre level and above will also be receiving a free pdf of Steel & Steam! That's over 40 additional pages of free content expanding the core book's presentation on the role of technology in the... (Read More)

Visual Rules Descriptions - Flow Chart #1

November 4th - via:
Some of you asked for more visual ways to describe the rules of the game, and we are responding. Below you will find the first of several flow charts that describe game rules in great depth. Trait Test resolution in the game takes about three seconds... (Read More)

Entering the Final Week & Bloodlines Preview

November 3rd - via:
With your help so far it's already been a great campaign, so we want to once again express our thanks and appreciation for your enthusiasm and support. With your help we're going to be able to make the initial publication of Clockwork a reality and... (Read More)

Demos Tomorrow in Rhode Island

November 1st - via:
A reminder that I will be on hand at The Temple Games at 167 Columbus Ave in Pawtucket, RI 02860 from noon onwards to run demos and even full game sessions. Come on out to chat, ask questions, or join in a game. I'd love to meet any backers and new... (Read More)

News and Events, Steel & Steam Stretch Goal and Item Creation Preview

October 28th - via:
News and EventsWe continue to be very busy behind the scenes, as work is ever ongoing for the book and prepping the additional rewards unlocked so far, so once again thank you to all our backers! We’re entering the last two weeks of the campaign,... (Read More)

$15,000 Stretch Goal!

October 16th - via:
Today we reached the $15,000 stretch goal thanks to all of you who have backed us! This means that The Depths of the Pontus will now be a reality. Research and writing orders are already in the making. Please keep spreading the news about this... (Read More)

THE HUGE UPDATE: $13,500! More Stretch Goals! New Add-ons!

October 14th - via:
We made it to $13,500!!This means that now all PDF bonus material is available for free to all backers at the IMPERIAL EMIGRE ($20) level and higher. All PDFs will be delivered to the email provided in the backer survey that will be sent to all... (Read More)

More Artwork!

October 12th - via:
We've unlocked our second stretch goal! That means we'll be ordering more full-color paintings for the Core Rule Book, including artwork from artist Helen Mask, a new addition to the team. Thank you all for your continued support. As new pledges keep... (Read More)

We've Reached Our First Stretch Goal!

October 10th - via:
We’ve already unlocked the first stretch goal in the Clockwork: Empire kickstarter campaign! The adventure “The Incident Aboard the Egret” is now unlocked and will be made available for free to all of our backers of “Citizen of the Empire”... (Read More)

We Are Fully Funded!

October 10th - via:
In just 52 hours, you have fully funded this project! The Clockwork: Empire Roleplaying Game will happen, and we can't wait to share it with you. However, let's not sit on our laurels just yet. There is still a month left in the Kickstarter Campaign,... (Read More)

93% Funded & Stretch Goals!

October 9th - via:
This is amazing! In just two days, we've come within inches of fully funding this project. Thank you all for all of your support!  And now it's time to talk about stretch goals:  At $11,000 - all backers eligible for PDF bonus material will also... (Read More)

50% Funded & An Interview with Postcards from the Dungeon

October 8th - via:
Well, we're just about finishing up our first day of the campaign and have reached 50% of our goal. Thank you everyone for your generous support! Please keep talking and posting about the game... we still have half of the way to go. If things keep... (Read More)

33% Funded & Updated QSR!

October 8th - via:
In just 12 hours, the Clockwork: Empire Kickstarter is 33% funded! We at Reliquary Game Studios are incredibly excited about this, but we know we still have 66% to go. So please spread the word about us! Together we can make this happen. In the... (Read More)

Kickstarter campaign is now live!

October 8th - via:
With pride and excitement, we are happy to announce that the Kickstarter campaign for the Clockwork: Empire core book is now live! (Read More)

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