The Black Iron - Horror Fantasy RPG

A project in Liverpool, UK by FGFantasy

Funding Successful

The Black Iron is a dark fantasy, survival-horror tabletop RPG set in a demon-infested post-apocalyptic world
Backers: 269
Average Pledge Per Backer: £25

Funded: £6,592 of £3,000
Dates: Oct 31st -> Nov 30th (31 days)
Project By: FGFantasy
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Latest News

... And we are Done

November 30th - via:
So we funded and the campaign has ended, so what happens now? Kickstarter will charge your pledges and this will determine whether or not we actually unlocked that final stretch goal or not, what does that mean? Well as long as no pledges drop... (Read More)

Shackles Unlocked

November 29th - via:
Welcome to all our new backers with your help we have unlocked the Shackles another exclusive stretch goal. I have added new stretch goals to the list, so let's get sharing and see how many we can unlock before we finish tomorrow. Thank You.  (Read More)

The Malice is Unlocked

November 28th - via:
Another stretch goal has be unlocked and players will now be able to choose to play as the Malice. When the Black Iron fell it passed through the halls of the gods, shattering the realm and sending the gods tumbling to earth. The remains of those... (Read More)

Exclusive Stretch Goal Unlocked

November 26th - via:
The first of the exclusive stretch goals have been unlocked, but what does it mean by exclusive? An exclusive stretch goal will be sent to backers and will be either expanded rules or a unique location in the game world. These will never be made... (Read More)

Happy Thanksgiving

November 22nd - via:
I would like to wish a Happy Thanksgiving to all our Backers from the USA. I hope you have a great day with friends and family or just a great day of relaxing and playing games. Thank you all for helping make the campaign a success. Now some art. The... (Read More)


November 21st - via:
Welcome to all the new Backers, we are quickly heading towards the next stretch goal with your help. Some people have asked about add-ons or adding stuff to their pledge. Due to how Kickstarter works this cannot be done in the pledge manager. What... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Down

November 20th - via:
Welcome to all our new backers and congrats upon unlocking the first Stretch Goal. The Sisters of Stone an order of Nuns taught the skills of assassins will now become a class option for the players. I have added a new stretch goal and another new... (Read More)

Character Creation

November 18th - via:
Someone asked about character creation so below is a brief overview of how it works and some of the options you will have.   In the Black Iron, RPG character creation is about options allowing the player to create the character they wish to play.... (Read More)

Funded but for how long?

November 17th - via:
So at the moment we are funded which is awesome, so I would like to thank everyone who pledged on the game. Tomorrow I will send out an update which will do an overview of character creation and how that will look and maybe a sneak peek at some more... (Read More)


November 12th - via:
In the world of Black Iron are practiced three kinds of magic. Magic is a combination of knowledge and willpower and uses stamina and concentration to cast.   Necromancy The art of Necromancy covers many areas including communing with the dead, the... (Read More)


November 11th - via:
Welcome to all our new backers and thanks for supporting the Black Iron. I am sorry about the week-long silence but as explained I had important family business that I needed to take care of, but I am back now and preparing the first update with... (Read More)

Away for a few days

November 4th - via:
I will be away for 4 days from Monday 5th November, this is because I need to attend my mothers funeral and deal with everything related to that. If you have any questions I will answer them on mine return. Please keep sharing so we can hit those... (Read More)

Just a quick word

November 1st - via:
I have added the first of the Stretch Goals. Thanks  (Read More)

First Update

November 1st - via:
Firstly thank you all for backing the game, the project has been in the making for around 2 years and I am looking forward to seeing it come to life with your help. Someone asked about stretch goals, there are some I just haven't added them to the... (Read More)

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