The Yellow King Roleplaying Game from Robin D. Laws

A project in London, UK by Pelgrane Press

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Written and designed by GUMSHOE master Robin D. Laws, YKRPG takes you on a brain-bending spiral through multiple selves and timelines.
Backers: 2288
Average Pledge Per Backer: £73

Funded: £167,341 of £23,000
Dates: Jun 21st -> Jul 21st (31 days)
Project By: Pelgrane Press
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Final Stretch Goals for the Final Hours

July 19th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 We’ve reached the point where Kickstarter counts the time left in the campaign not in days but in hours.   And you know what that... (Read More)

30 Stretch Goals Down, 8 Days To Go

July 13th - via:
Pat yourselves on the back, assembled investigators of Carcosa. The Kickstarter for The Yellow King Roleplaying Game has just passed its 30th stretch goal. These of course join the first fifteen unlocked stretch goals: For a complete, detailed list... (Read More)

New Tales of the Yellow Sign Ebook Added To All £20+ Reward Tiers

July 10th - via:
  As Pelgrane co-honcho Simon Rogers mentions in his recent View From the Pelgrane’s Nest, the impetus to the Yellow King Roleplaying Game came when he read my short story collection, New Tales of the Yellow Sign. Of it he very kindly says,... (Read More)

Card Handling Solutions

July 6th - via:
Now that I have the basics of the design down and working in alpha testing, I’ll be moving on to refinements.   A top priority is reducing the handling cost of the Shock and Injury cards.   I took a new approach for a spin at last week’s... (Read More)

Wake Up the Internet With These New Stretch Goals

July 5th - via:
As expected, things got a little quiet here by the black lake of Hali over the extended Fourth of July weekend. Now that folks across the biggest gamer zone are back at work and able to perform important tasks like reading about cool new roleplaying... (Read More)

Congratulations, You've Captured 15 Yellow King RPG Stretch Goals

July 3rd - via:
Time for a shout-out of royal Carcosan gratitude to the backers of The King in Yellow Roleplaying Game Kickstarter. With your help we have unlocked our first fifteen stretch goals.   The number fifteen is magical and important because we have a... (Read More)

The Yellow King Surpasses £100K and Starts Dropping Some Hints

June 28th - via:
The second week of The Yellow King Roleplaying Game Kickstarter doesn’t officially begin until 8 pm Eastern tonight. But already you, our beloved, absinthe-sipping backers, have placed us way past our expectations, cracking the £100,000 barrier... (Read More)

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June 22nd - via:
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June 21st - via:
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