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Advanced Bestiary for the Pathfinder RPG

A project in Seattle, WA by Chris Pramas: Green Ronin Publishing

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We are updating our classic d20 monster book, the Advanced Bestiary, for the Pathfinder RPG! You'll get 100+ templates and more!
Backers: 1136
Average Pledge Per Backer: $49

Funded: $55,391 of $20,000
Dates: Nov 13th -> Dec 10th (27 days)
Project By: Chris Pramas: Green Ronin Publishing
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Latest News

Over 53K with 2 Hours to Go!

December 9th - via:
These last few days have been amazing. Now we've not only hit $50,000, unlocking the last of the original stretch goals, we're over half way to the new stretch goal we just announced this morning! As I write this, we're over $53,000 and at 55K we... (Read More)

Final 8 Hours! New Stretch Goal!

December 9th - via:
Hello all! We're into the final 8 hours of the Advanced Bestiary campaign and there is happiness at Green Ronin HQ. We are coming up on $50,000 and I think we'll get there soon. That means 16 more pages of new content! This, of course, raises the... (Read More)

New Color Art Unlocked! Only 1 Stretch Goal Left!

December 9th - via:
There were some skeptical people a week ago. They didn't think we could actually reach $45,000 and unlock the new color art so the Advanced Bestiary could have the presentation it deserves. But with 24 hours to ago, we have done just that! Thank you,... (Read More)

Fantasy Grounds Add-on!

December 8th - via:
Just one day left and we are now within $1,000 of unlocking all new color art for the book. Oh yes! Today we've got another add-on option for you. This time it's Fantasy Grounds support for the Advanced Bestiary. Fantasy Grounds is an application... (Read More)

d20Pro Add-on and New Freeport E-Beast Tier!

December 7th - via:
We've had requests for add-ons and new tiers, so we're adding both! First, we've made a deal with the fine folks at d20Pro to add Advanced Bestiary support. d20Pro is a Virtual Table Top (VTT) program that allows pen-and-paper gaming groups to play... (Read More)

Now in Color! Stretch Goal Unlocked!

December 7th - via:
It was great to wake up this morning and find out we had smashed another stretch goal. That means the book will now be printed in glorious full color! Thank you once again, backers! We have the technology; now we need the art! Our next stretch goal... (Read More)

Free GM Screen plus Guest Blog on!

December 6th - via:
Yesterday was great, and we jumped up over $3,000! Thanks and welcome, new backers! A huge thanks also to our friends at Paizo, who let me write a guest blog for their website. Cheers to Erik Mona, Jenny Bendel, and Crystal Frasier for helping us... (Read More)

2nd Stretch Goal Unlocked and New Art!

December 5th - via:
Last night we reached our second stretch goal, unlocking 16 pages of new content for the Advanced Bestiary! That means more templates and more monsters for your GMing pleasure. Thanks to all of you backers for the support, and to Paizo's own Stephen... (Read More)

Monsters Multiplied: 3 New Variant Creatures!

December 4th - via:
In the previous Advanced Bestiary previews, we showed you how to use templates to turn ogres, goblins, and genies into new monsters with new abilities – the Cave Ogre, Toxic Goblin, and Autumn Genie. But the Advanced Bestiary has a lot of... (Read More)

New Rewards and New Art!

December 2nd - via:
We've got one week to go on this Kickstarter so it's time to push. We've got a bunch of fun new stuff prepared for the final week and we're kicking it off right now! First, I've added two new reward tiers based on your feedback. One let's those of... (Read More)

A Monster for the Holidays!

November 26th - via:
In the spirit of giving, we offer up a third new monster built using an Advanced Bestiary template from our Pathfinder developer, Owen Stephens. This one is the Jashne, a djinni with the autumn seasonal creature template. Please enjoy this free... (Read More)

New Cover Art Unlocked!

November 23rd - via:
We've just passed the $25,000 mark and that means our first stretch goal is unlocked! The Advanced Bestiary will now get a brand new cover. Thank you, backers! Our next stretch goal is $30,000. That will unlock 16 pages of new content for the book.... (Read More)

This Goblin is Toxic!

November 22nd - via:
Last week Pathfinder developer Owen Stephens wrote up the Cave Ogre as a sample monster using one of the Advanced Bestiary templates. This week he returns with the Toxic Goblin! It's is a 1st level goblin warrior with the poison creature template... (Read More)

Feedback Requested!

November 20th - via:
Our Pathfinder developer, Owen Stephens, has a question for you regarding the Advanced Bestiary and Paizo's just released Bestiary 4:  <<So, our Advanced Bestiary has funded and we're working on the stretch goals. There's lots of great stuff... (Read More)

We Are Funded!

November 17th - via:
Today we passed the $20,000 mark and that means that the Advanced Bestiary is officially funded! This book is going to happen and you wonderful backers will get what you pledged for. Thanks so much for your support! We are delighted that we can bring... (Read More)

Thanking You with a Cave Ogre!

November 15th - via:
Hello backers! First, thanks so much for backing the Advanced Bestiary Kickstarter. We are $1,000 away from reaching our initial funding goal and that's awesome. We'd like to roll into next week with the basic funding in place, so we can start... (Read More)

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