Star Peck: Character Eggcyclopedia and Merchandise


A project in Los Angeles, CA by dan smith

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Solo fantasy adventures on 5x7 erasable cards
Backers: 465
Average Pledge Per Backer: $19

Funded: $9,050 of $300
Dates: Mar 30th -> Apr 29th (30 days)
Project By: dan smith
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Quick update on free funders cards

April 29th - via:
I rolled a d10 3 times... Funder #226 TomPerignon is the Bard! Funder #314 Grey Grady is the Alternate Universe soldier (no sure which one, as the other funders need to decide who they will be.) I know how much I like a free giveaway, thought you'd... (Read More)

Drop the mic...

April 29th - via:
Thank you all for your tireless enthusiasm and support for this project! I have about 25 games I have made over the years, sitting on my computer, and i am so glad that you have embraced them in the past and present!  We didn't get all of the funder... (Read More)

For the future

April 29th - via:
If you like this concept, and we do future sets, what genres would you like to see these in? Please rate as follows 1st choice 5 2nd choice 3 third choice 1 CYBERPUNK SCI FI MUTANT/ROBOT APOCALYPSE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE WESTERN MODERN DAY (action hero... (Read More)

Just as a thought

April 29th - via:
If we reach $8500, and not all of the  characters are filled... I will randomly choose some folks to be some them, free! Some will be art by other artists, but mine will be the random funders.  Don't know how many I will assign, but I figure...... (Read More)

As we are near the end... Please:

April 28th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Shut my mouth!

April 28th - via:
Alternate universe characters available! I have 4 openings, medic, leader, heavy weapons and scout. First come first chosen, but they all will be cool, thanks to you!  (Read More)

Looks like we're going to make the AE funder characters

April 28th - via:
Yowza, this is going to be epic! I'm pretty sure we're gonna make it to the ALTERNATE UNIVERSE CHARACTERS: MODERN DAY SOLDIERS! The adventures will each be their story line of how they entered the fantasy realm. It looks really cool and I can't wait... (Read More)

Got the goodie bag tally card!

April 26th - via:
It will be a great help in keeping track of what you have gained and used in the campaign style of playing. I have been looking around to see if I can find a better price for getting the 5x7 cards (postcards, really), so far I have been with the... (Read More)

Preview of my back side

April 24th - via:
Of the campaign loot tally card, you silly!! Basically, some different moments to have with the game and an oldster musical reference, because I roll like that... straight ones! Orcs are deep people...  (Read More)

Another special to stoke your fires!!! At the $6500 marker...

April 23rd - via:
We've hit the $6K marker. To make this final sprint to make the printers happier...  I'll add a tally card for folks who play the campaign game if we hit $6500. That's a card where you can record all of the loot you acquire on one erasable sheet for... (Read More)


April 22nd - via:
What's special about the barbarian class? They reduce ALL 2 battle encounters down to 1 battle. But they have disadvantages. They have a -4 in all TOWN adventures with intelligent encounters. And they wear chainmail speedos... Get them before we end... (Read More)

Working on the cards, I am out of my mind.

April 22nd - via:
It has gone from standard concepts to : Yeah, it's going to have some surreal moments  (Read More)

Four BE WHATEVER character openings!

April 20th - via:
Now that we have solid classes represented, I figured some folks want to go out into their specific comfort zone... be an elf, or orc, alchemist or fiend. Whatever you and I discuss to make it work seamlessly. So I made available the whatever class!... (Read More)

Here is a final card side with all the stuff to show you what's expected

April 20th - via:
Just because I'm proud of the thickness of this simple, time waster... And new character! Art by Eric Lofgren!!! Encounters are color coded to specific types that are modifiable: Undead, Animal and Magical in this example. If you can control or have... (Read More)

So you can see basically what's in store at the end...

April 20th - via:
Here is a WIP of one of the ALTERNATE UNIVERSE FUNDER CHARACTER CLASS CARDS. These will be modern day soldiers who have sidestepped into this fantasy world... I am working on a disadvantage that will make sense to these characters, making their... (Read More)

OKAY, I have created the capper on this campaign!!

April 19th - via:
You guys surprise the hell out of me, and I am o thankful for your continued support and enthusiasm for this project! I have been asked what would be after BARBARIANS? ALTERNATE UNIVERSE CHARACTERS, OF COURSE! If we reach the final stretch, there... (Read More)

A slap of reality: Updated shipping charges

April 18th - via:
Hey, Ranger time is here, and we still have other openings available, so if you know anyone, or if you want to make someone's birthday really special...  And just an aside, if you want to have a BE IN THE GAME, but don't want an Illusionist, or... (Read More)


April 17th - via:
We have 12 days to go and we have the ability to have RANGERS and BARDS,to help us get there, I have implemented BE A BOSS REWARD LEVEL. You're the reason every player is fighting so hard against. You and I will talk about who/what your character is... (Read More)

We've reached the envelope!

April 17th - via:
It's going to be a 6x9 printed envelope, b/w... basic concept, so far Bold and obvious Great job, everyone!!! Shall we see who's going to be the Rangers? (Read More)

AND.... everyone is getting 3 free LOOT cards!

April 16th - via:
These will be referenced in the game, but they are options, not needed to play the game. But, they do add some very cool modifiers. You'll see. Here's the 3rd free card preview Art by Peter Saga!!! (So cool!!!)  (Read More)


April 15th - via:
AND WE NOW ARE AT 21 CARDS FOR EACH FUNDER... FOR $10 USD!!! (plus shipping) That is so much bigger than I could have hoped for, thank you all for your support!!! And the scope has been enhanced due to your input and my need to please. The characters... (Read More)

Since we are between stretch goals...

April 13th - via:
 few of you had asked me about my other campaigns... So to put it all down at one time, here goes: (If you are interested in any of these, write me  at The first game I designed in 2000 was this... (Read More)

New level achieved!

April 13th - via:
And everyone will get the extended TEMPLE adventure (no character)! Again, the temple layout! It will have special moments for priest/druid/paladin and monk characters! Once again, thank to your efforts, we're making this much more than I was... (Read More)

Just for fun, the first sketch cover...

April 11th - via:
From my last KS campaign, FIRST LEVEL DUNGEONS. A heroic orc. Means nothing for this campaign, but... pretty picture, right?  (Read More)

As we are just a fingertip away from the Monk Level...

April 10th - via:
I thought I'd show you a sample of how different another character class is from the Warrior sample on the campaign page. Each class will have positive and negatives that will make playing them through a set of adventures different from the others.... (Read More)

Just for fun...

April 9th - via:
Here's the map layout for the sewer card. It's a rescue mission, as you succeed in your encounters, you gain modifiers from the prisoners you free! Sewer alligators? Better than that!!!  (Read More)

Another updated stretch goal list!

April 8th - via:
So, in addition to the ranger level at $5K, I've added... FREE LOOT CARD LEVEL!  If we reach $4350, that will allow me to give every funder a free set of 2 NEW loot cards, not in the 9 card set. (I like the loot cards so much, I want to make sure... (Read More)

Temple in progress

April 8th - via:
Just for fun, here is the temple in progress... Adding the encounters/story tonight... Just thought you'd like to look over my shoulder... Dan  (Read More)

And now, Druids!

April 8th - via:
We have 2 more openings in our game for druid minded individuals! Thank you all for helping this campaign reach it's potential!! I am working on on the new adventures, so much crazy stuff is pouring out into these new adventures, the range of game... (Read More)


April 6th - via:
This is a big adventure, without a character, but more encounters! So pleased we are getting to so many cards!  (Read More)


April 6th - via:
Two openings for funders to BE IN THE GAME are now available! Good luck and I am looking forward to drawing YOU into the game! (See what I did there?!!)  (Read More)


April 4th - via:
I just clarified what the heck is going on in the stretch goals. If we reach $3k, I will make the standard playing card sized LOOT CARDS available for $3 (9 cards-some weapons, some concepts that will open up the game to being more than just hack and... (Read More)


April 4th - via:
I am going to put this out to you, A way of elevating the diversity of the 5x7 dungeon is the addition of loot cards as an option to the loot gained after an encounter. I can make a set of 9 micro cards available for $6 USD. Here is one of them:... (Read More)

We hit $2K, 2 Assassin slots open to funders

April 3rd - via:
Woo hoo! I am making 2 Assassin cards available to funders! When we hit the next $500 level, I'll have the Paladin slots ready!  (Read More)


April 3rd - via:
WARRIOR, ROGUE AND PRIEST SLOTS ARE OPEN. 1st come, first chosen.  (Read More)


April 2nd - via:
I have been getting a lot of interest in the upcoming funder cards that we may reach when we hit the stretch goals. $2k  Assassin and Paladin $2800 Druid and Monk $3800 Bard and Illusionist Idea A:  Would you like it if I made available funder... (Read More)

Shipping charges, just add them to your pledge

April 1st - via:
Duh. Why am I making this hard? Just add your shipping charge to your pledge, it'll be fine. And I'm going to add a sticker to the package so you can either us the shipping envelope (or use your own) as a container for the card set...  (Read More)

Shipping Charges confirmed!

April 1st - via:
A lot cheaper than what I was led to believe... USA $1.00 USD CANADA $2.00 USD EVERYWHERE ELSE  $4.00 USD Nice!  (Read More)

WOW, we are halfway there to the first stretch goal, in 1 day!!

March 31st - via:
And so, because I have been hearing rumblings that others want to be the characters on the cards... When we hit the 2K stretch, I will have TWO NEW cards with characters available to be funders likenesses, not one! (If this is a thing, when we hit... (Read More)

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