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Roleplaying Maps by Arcknight

A project in Anaheim, CA by Arcknight
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High Quality Roleplaying Maps for general use in any game.
Backers: 275
Average Pledge Per Backer: $64

Funded: $17,500 of $500
Dates: Jul 9th -> Aug 8th (30 days)
Project By: Arcknight
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Latest News

Final Update - Please like us on Facebook!

August 8th - via: kickstarter.com
With 2 hours left, this Kickstarter is coming to a surging close. Thank you all for your support, and I'll be creating the official kickstarter backing survey as soon as the system will let me tinker with it. The survey will specifically ask you not... (Read More)

Wizard House and Tower

August 7th - via: kickstarter.com
We have new information for our 5th insider map, and it's going to be a Wizard House and Tower. Also, in development, we've decided that the map was not cool enough, and added a third map page. Our grand total has gone up again to 57 Map Pages for... (Read More)

Full Map-list, 60 hours to go

August 6th - via: kickstarter.com
We have enough information to give a better breakdown of all the maps you will be receiving, and I want this to serve as a final clarification: There are only 2 map packs. You either have the basic map pack, or the extended map pack. You are already... (Read More)

Final 72 hours, all Insider slots taken

August 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Well, that title about says it all =D I just got the email that we have our 5th and final Insider slot claimed, and that means our final map packs will be somewhere around 56-58 maps for the extended map pack! I can't wait to get working on these new... (Read More)

Forest Maps Revisited, aka trial #2

August 1st - via: kickstarter.com
The forest map had more love /hate than all our other maps combined I believe, and in the span of about 2 hours. Needless to say, such a simple but important thing needs all the attention and perfection we can muster. Here is a second attempt - and I... (Read More)

Abandoning the $15k Stretch Goal

July 31st - via: kickstarter.com
First, some information, then the bad news, then the good news. We've just reached our 10k stretch goal. Normally in a development cycle, this is when we'd mull around a few ideas, and see what our next stretch goal should be. I already announced a... (Read More)

Forest Map Progress

July 30th - via: kickstarter.com
After 2 go-arounds, I'm happy enough with this to show it off. For starters, we're still testing this, we're going to be complicating our "leaf" base texture and we'll do some work making the grid show through. Second, we'll move the tree trunks from... (Read More)

A Nuts and Bolts Update - What we're currently "doing".

July 30th - via: kickstarter.com
We're nearing our 10k Stretch Reward, this means we're adding 2 new dungeon maps to each backer, a straight / bend connecting piece and a piece with several side-rooms. We've also had 2 additional Insiders, adding an Abbey <or> Castle, whats... (Read More)

Complete List of Kickstarter Maps

July 25th - via: kickstarter.com
We have finally decided upon all of our remaining maps, and would like to list each map that will be available, their current progress, explain the concept of each map and answer any related questions. With this information, you should be able to... (Read More)

Highland Home Map Preview and information on the upcoming Cathedral

July 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
We have another map we'd like to show off, and we have some more information about the map we're working on from our first Arcknight Insider Pledge. For starters, we're calling this our "Highland Home" It serves as a generic home that could be found... (Read More)

We've reached our first Backer Goal!

July 21st - via: kickstarter.com
We're now 100 Likes on Facebook and climbing! By Liking us on Facebook you'll be able to see our future updates, Maps and new projects long after this Kickstarter has ended. Because we've reached this goal, every backer will get 2 additional Forest /... (Read More)

Altering Paths and B-Sides

July 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Note that the "standard" layout of our 3 Dungeon maps has a large opening between the top middle of the first map and the bottom middle of the second map. We've spent a lot of time discussing how open these maps should be, how many access points they... (Read More)

New Maps and New Textures

July 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Just a quick update to show off some of our new maps and textures! Mostly these can be found in the kickstarter description, but I'll repeat them here because in the future things may always change. Feel free to add comments!  (Read More)

Shipping information has changed.

July 18th - via: kickstarter.com
We ran shipping tests and sent out a few promotional map packs today and learned some interesting things - USPS flat rate boxes will not work. We are not allowed to break the spine on the ends to allow the maps to snuggly fit, and also the... (Read More)

Veteran Cartographer joins Arcknight's Map Development Team

July 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Josephe Vandel, aka Schwarzkreuz, has just signed on to Arcknight's map development team. This should help us with the workload, and bring some very different skills to the table. Josephe has worked as a freelance cartographer for over 5 years, with... (Read More)

Looking for paid, subcontracted promotion work

July 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Lets face it, if we're going to take this thing seriously, we need people to actually see it. In 30 days, that takes a lot of work. What I can do, is offer you, my backers and supporters, a little easy cash to show this product to your local hobby... (Read More)

New Maps, New Duplex Options, and News

July 14th - via: kickstarter.com
St. Crispins was fun, everyone was excited to see our project. We gave away a lot of maps and business cards, and took down quite a few emails. We've also recruited a few new 3d sculptors, found a very excited local promoter, and he (among other... (Read More)

Added a $15,000 Stretch Goal, Add-On options, and more clarifications.

July 12th - via: kickstarter.com
At $15,000 every backer will get a custom 28mm Miniature figurine produced by us right here at Arcknight... but I can't promise they'll be perfect. This isn't just a reward, but an inside look at a development process, and will give you a "pre"... (Read More)

St. Crispin's Hobby Day, Anaheim CA, on Saturday July 13th

July 12th - via: kickstarter.com
This Saturday, July 13th, we'll be attending St. Crispin's Hobby Day, a free local gaming group here in Anaheim, California that meets monthly. From their own newsletter, they cater to RPG's, Historical Miniatures, Battletech, Warhammer 40K, Board... (Read More)

Stretch Rewards, Backer Goal, and adjusted $200.00 Backer Reward Details

July 11th - via: kickstarter.com
We were fully funded in less than 24 hours, and to celebrate we're adding new goals and rewards! Two Stretch Rewards at $5000 and $10000 will be added, as well as two Backer Goals at 100 and 300 Likes for Arcknight on Facebook. Lastly, we've updated... (Read More)

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