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CAVALIERS OF MARS, a tabletop roleplaying game.

A project in Macungie, PA by Richard Thomas

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Backers: 885
Average Pledge Per Backer: $43

Funded: $38,388 of $5,000
Dates: Sep 19th -> Oct 19th (30 days)
Project By: Richard Thomas
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The Apprentice’s Tale Part 7: The Lost Places

September 28th - via:
As I was saying, during my recovery, we began to plan an expedition to the lost places. We traveled to Chiaro. We took up lodging in a tent city in Chiaro-that-is, but within sight of our goal: Chiaro-that-was. Chiaro-that-is is a reasonably... (Read More)

The Apprentice’s Tale Part 6: Medicine

September 27th - via:
The other reason we left guard duty was that I took a nasty cut to my sword arm. My master always told me that he needed me to watch his back. By the time I was 21 this was actually true, and I needed a good arm to do it. Our physicians are well... (Read More)

Keep voting on Postcards & Next stretch goal

September 27th - via:
Good morning fellow Martians, We're getting postcards! We've made our stretch goal, so will be creating digital postcard images. Keep voting in the Kickstarter comments on which City you'd like from our 6 choices: Battlehymn, Coronal, Foresight,... (Read More)

Citizens & Outsiders achieved - now on to POSTCARDS

September 26th - via:
Hello fellow Martians! We've crossed the threshold for our stretch goal, which means we've unlocked "City of the Towered Tomb - Part 2: Citizens & Outsiders."  It's sure to be a fantastic resource for all Game Masters. And, speaking of the... (Read More)

The Apprentice’s Tale Part 5: Warfare

September 26th - via:
My master was not alone in living by the sword. Indeed, he was slower to draw it in anger than many of those he associated with. In this world, everything of value must be protected with force, whether by fending off desert raiders and canal pirates,... (Read More)

The Apprentice’s Tale Part 4: Peoples of Mars

September 25th - via:
Mars is home to many peoples. The most numerous are the Red Martians, of which I am one. We are the common people of the Red Cities, and I suppose I must admit that our rulers are of the same descent.  We share our history with the Pales, though... (Read More)

The Apprentice’s Tale - Part 3: The Red Cities

September 24th - via:
What to say of the cities? After he bought me, my master brought me to Vance, where we lived modestly in a room above his favorite tavern. Despite his occasional protestations, I can think of no better place to have grown up. In Vance, the canals... (Read More)

The Apprentice’s Tale – Part 2: Sand and Sky

September 23rd - via:
We live upon an old world, and you can find that in every aspect of life and death. My master often spoke of the world dying. As a child I imagined I could hear its groaning sighs on the wind. As a grown woman, that is not a fancy I have entirely... (Read More)

The Apprentice's Tale - Part 1: Sand and Sky

September 22nd - via:
“I have lived a long life,” my master used to say. “Soon it will be my turn to die. And not long after, the world’s turn.” And then he would order another drink.   When my master took me in, I might as well have been an orphan. He bought... (Read More)

More Art! - 400+ backers/400+% funded - and next stretch goal

September 20th - via:
Day 2 Morning update - we've passed 400 backers and 400% funding! AND - we've added more awesome art to the Cavaliers of Mars projects! This is amazing! Let's keep the energy and enthusiasm up, because our next stretch goal is another biggie! It's... (Read More)

Districts confirmed - and next goal!

September 20th - via:
No breaks! We've just cleared another stretch goal - and the "City of the Towered Tomb - Part 1: Districts" PDF has been added to the rewards list! If you're like me, you've been staring at the cover all day. That image, plus the other artwork we've... (Read More)

Witch Queen confirmed! - and next stretch goal!

September 19th - via:
What a day! This is a wild ride! Less than 5 hours in and we've already met another stretch goal - everyone with a PDF of the Core Book in their reward tier will have "Witch Queen of the Shadowed Citadel" added to their list of rewards! Next up - a... (Read More)

T-shirt achieved! - and next stretch goal

September 19th - via:
Wow, this is an amazing start! In less than 90 minutes, you've pushed CAVALIERS OF MARS past $7,000 and our first stretch goal! That means that we're able to create the CAVALIERS OF MARS KS t-shirt (which will be available at a discount on RedBubble... (Read More)

We're funded & first stretch goal

September 19th - via:
We're funded! Thanks to everyone for such an awesome start! Please continue to share your excitement and get your friends on board. The bigger we can make this, the better it will be. Now that we've crossed the funding line, we're able to add on... (Read More)

Update # 1 - Backers Only - Cavaliers of Mars text

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

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