Masks of Nyarlathotep Prop Set

A project in Salem, MA by Ben Patey

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A film-quality set of redesigned handouts and props for Masks of Nyarlathotep, a campaign for the Call of Cthulhu RPG.
Backers: 507
Average Pledge Per Backer: $146

Funded: $74,033 of $5,000
Dates: Nov 15th -> Dec 15th (30 days)
Project By: Ben Patey
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Latest News

Final Hour!

December 15th - via:
Final Reminder, for anyone still looking to back.  (Read More)

Last chance for addons!

December 14th - via:
A final reminder on the addons!  $10 - International Shipping: If you live outside of the United States, you must do this - except for backers at the $600 tier! We've got you covered.  $25 - Keeper's Screen: This screen has been customized for... (Read More)

Final slots available tomorrow at 6pm EST

December 12th - via:
We will be adding the last few slots to the master tier tomorrow evening at 6pm. These will be the last slots we add for the duration of this campaign.Thank you all so much for your support so far!  (Read More)

$60k Achieved!

December 12th - via:
For hitting $60k, we will now include period, fictionalized photos of every sculpture with the basic set!Fingers crossed that I'll be buying mayo in bulk next week!  (Read More)

Five more master slots, available 6pm EST.

December 12th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Five more master tiers available!

December 11th - via:
After consulting with my artistic team, we've determined we can handle the workload of adding five more slots to the master tier.Enjoy!  (Read More)

More slots available on master tier!

December 10th - via:
Due to overwhelming demand, we have opened five more slots on the master tier!  (Read More)

Master Tier now available!

December 10th - via:
We have added the final tier! It will include: the Cthulhu Bust, the Mask of Hayama, the Eye of Light and Darkness, a handmade leather folio to hold all of the handouts, and all rewards offered at the Consort tier level. Additionally, we will work... (Read More)

Final tier to be announced tonight!

December 10th - via:
Just wanted to send out a heads up that the final tier will be released tonight at 6pm EST!  (Read More)

40k Stretch Goal!

December 5th - via:
For reaching $40k, we will be creating dossiers for each member of the Carlyle expedition, based on the information from the first chapter of the book! Here's hoping for $60k!  (Read More)

Eye of Light and Darkness Now Available!

December 4th - via:
We are now offering the Eye of Light and Darkness!The model measures 7"x 4" (18cmx11cm), and is split down the middle, into two parts.If you are interested in your own copy, simply add $75 to your pledge and message us here.  (Read More)

The Mask of Hyama is now available!

December 2nd - via:
We have added a new tier! It will include the contents of all lower tiers, as well as your very own mask of Hayama, pictured below. The mask is cast in solid resin and measures 9" in length.  (Read More)

Work in progress!

November 27th - via:
 Just wanted to give you all a sneak peak of our sculptor's work in progress...  (Read More)

La! La! New Tier!

November 26th - via:
 We have added a new tier for you all!This tier includes:-The Basic Set- (8) Passports- Visa Stamps- Keeper's Screen- Soundscapes- The Campaign Poster- A set of period maps for each chapter- A set of period photographsAnd most importantly, the... (Read More)

Thomas Phinney has endorsed us!

November 24th - via:
Thomas Phinney, the man responsible for the 3rd edition handouts has reached out to me about the project!“The prop clues I designed for Masks of Nyarlathotep in 1995 were okay for the time, but most of them seem horribly dated now. Masks is the... (Read More)


November 23rd - via:
Nine days in and still going strong!For reaching $30k, we are going to be adding a set of pages from the ledgers found throughout the campaign, linking the cults together.We have a bunch of new content coming over the next couple days, as well as a... (Read More)

Keeper Screen now available!

November 22nd - via:
Hey everybody!So many backers have been asking for the keeper screen that we put up, so we're going to make it available to all tiers.If you belong to tier below the keeper screen tier, simply add $25 to your pledge and send an email here or message... (Read More)

The stars are right!

November 21st - via:
Looks like we blew past the $24k tier while I was at work.As a reward, we have Dean from Cthulhu Reborn cooking up a custom character sheet for the campaign!Would you guys prefer this sheet to be for 6th or 7th edition rules?Let us know in the... (Read More)

$20,000! Stretch goal unlocked!

November 19th - via:
We've passed $20k! As a reward, we are going to design letterhead for a hotel from each chapter! Would you guys prefer this to be delivered as a customizable PDF, on actual paper, or both? Let us know in the comments.  (Read More)

New photos, new tier!

November 19th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

We are an official Kickstarter staff pick!

November 18th - via:
Just got home from meeting with the printer to find that we are now a staff pick! I'm going to do my best to catch up with all of your requests and put up the next tier tonight- but Tuesday night is when my game club meets! We haven't missed a night... (Read More)

$20k bound!

November 18th - via:
Looks like we've blown past the last stretch goal since I last posted.For $14k we're going to add train tickets to every set!We are going to be adding a few more tiers today.We have something in mind for $20k, but we're interested in what you guys... (Read More)

Backer Avatar!

November 17th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Hidden Stretch Goals!

November 17th - via:
Sorry for the lateness of the update, this project has been moving so quickly! Since the last update we have unlocked two of the hidden stretch goals.For the $12,000 tier, we will be adding a set of steamship tickets to the set.For the $13,000 tier,... (Read More)

Hot on the trail...

November 17th - via:
Looks like we're on our way towards $13k!Given the massive response to this campaign, I've elected to bring on the tremendously capable Paul Noonan to help with the workload. We will be announcing the secret stretch goals as well as adding a new tier... (Read More)

$10k Reached!

November 16th - via:
Well on our way to the fog-spawn!  (Read More)

Postcards Achieved!

November 16th - via:
Looks like we're past $9k! Postcard designs commence at once!  (Read More)

First stretch goal reached!

November 16th - via:
Happy to see that we broke $8k this afternoon!I'll get working right away on the design for the calendar :D  (Read More)


November 16th - via:
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Additional Passports!

November 15th - via:
Added the option for additional passports! If you pledge $200, you will receive an additional four passports.  (Read More)

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