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Deluxe V20 Beckett's Jyhad Diary

A project in Macungie, PA by Richard Thomas

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Average Pledge Per Backer: $104

Funded: $116,706 of $40,000
Dates: Jun 23rd -> Jul 23rd (30 days)
Project By: Richard Thomas
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Latest News

2 Hour Warning -- Check your pledges!

July 23rd - via:
Hi, Rose here. ^_^  Please, PLEASE, take a moment between now and the end of this Kickstarter in about 2 hours and review your pledge. I know it sounds unnecessary because you're on top of it and/or it's annoying to get multiple warning messages,... (Read More)

The Omega achieved! Now, let's expand it!

July 23rd - via:
Hi, folks, Rose here. ^_^ Having passed $110,000, you're enabling us to add the Omega chapter. For our final stretch goal, at $117,500, we'd like to expand it. The extended chapter will draw on V20 Dark Ages, including the soon-to-be-released Tome of... (Read More)

Genius Loci

July 22nd - via:
Hey, Rose here. ^_^ We've got just 20 hours to go, and we're racing towards one of our most exciting stretch goals! Here's Matthew, with a few more words. --- Wow! Less than one day to go and not too far from our much hoped for Omega Chapter!... (Read More)

Just in... dice!

July 21st - via:
Hi, Rose here. ^_^ I wouldn't normally stick two updates so close together, but Rich just sent me a new potential design for the V20 dice! What do you think?  (Read More)

Beckett's past unlocked! Up next: Art Wave 3 and... OMEGA.

July 21st - via:
Hi, folks, Rose here. ^_^ We hurtled past $96,000, which enables us to add a new chapter in which Beckett delves into his own mysterious past. Up next, at $103,000, we'll add a third wave of new full-color art in the mighty Masquerade manner! This... (Read More)

New preview: Transvaal Nights!

July 21st - via:
Hi, everyone! ^_^ Rose here. We've got another stretch goal update, featuring a third wave of art, just around the corner. In the meantime, here's another new preview! --- Good afternoon, friends. Our latest chapter preview is the excellent Transvaal... (Read More)

48 Hour Warning -- Check your pledges!

July 21st - via:
Hi, Rose here. ^_^  Please, PLEASE, take a moment between now and the end of this Kickstarter in about 48 hours and review your pledge. I know it sounds unnecessary because you're on top of it and/or it's annoying to get multiple warning messages,... (Read More)

Rasputin achieved! Up next: The Secret History of Beckett!

July 19th - via:
Hi, Rose here. ^_^ Having passed $88,000, your votes decided that we'll be adding a whole new chapter to the main book revealing the secrets of Rasputin! That leaves just one new chapter: Beckett's investigation into his own secret history, which... (Read More)

Preview: The Fall of the House

July 18th - via:
Hi, folks. Rose here. ^_^ Matthew sent over another preview. He really wants you to see this one... --- As we approach the Kickstarter's conclusion, The Fall of the House wins the chapter voting! (I may have nudged it). This is a chapter I won't... (Read More)

New chapter achieved, and another up next!

July 17th - via:
Hi, folks, Rose here. ^_^ For our $83,000 stretch goal, you picked our next new chapter, featuring good old Christof! This chapter will be added to the main book. Up next, at $88,000, cast your vote to decide between these two new chapters: The... (Read More)

New preview: Dreams & Nightmares, featuring Sascha Vykos!

July 15th - via:
Hi, Rose here. ^_^ I've got a new preview from Matthew. --- Hello again everyone, it's Matthew! It seems our Kickstarter has found its second wind, as we approach another set of stretch goal chapters. Let's aim to get them all into the book by this... (Read More)

Polls are open -- pick our next new chapter!

July 14th - via:
Rose here. Just a quick update: the poll for the next new chapter is here.  (Read More)

Second wave art is a go! Get ready to vote on the next new chapter!

July 14th - via:
Hi, everyone, Rose here. ^_^ You've carried us past $78,000, meaning this book's getting a whole bunch more art! Rich and Mike are really excited about adding new illustrations. Up next, at $83,000, we're going to add another all-new chapter. Here... (Read More)

Lucita's back, plus a preview of Beckett in DC! Next up: Second wave art!

July 12th - via:
Hi, Rose here. ^_^ We've blown past $75,000, meaning we're able to add a new chapter featuring Lucita and the Black Hand! And we're closing in on $78,000, which will enable us to add a second wave of full-color art to the book, just as glorious as... (Read More)

New preview: The Dead Walk!

July 9th - via:
Hi, Rose here, with Matthew and Neall's latest preview. :) --- Well met everyone, it's Matthew again! We've passed the halfway point and are incredibly close to unlocking Hands of Darkness. Please remember to share this Kickstarter on Facebook, tweet... (Read More)

New chapter achieved: "The Way of Three Eyes!"

July 6th - via:
Hi, Rose here. ^_^ I hope you enjoyed the last preview. Please let Matthew know what you want to see next in the comments! But I'm actually here to talk about the stretch goal we just achieved! At $70,000, you voted to add "The Way of Three Eyes," a... (Read More)

New preview: The Madness of Jerusalem

July 6th - via:
Hi, folks. Rose here with a new preview from Matthew and Neall. --- Matthew here again! Thanks to all of you who have been sharing and talking about this Kickstarter. The more of you who do that, the more backers we get. The more backers we get, the... (Read More)

New preview: The Hag!

July 3rd - via:
Hi, Rose here. Matthew just sent up a preview near and dear to my heart: the tale of Baba Yaga. --- The votes are in, and the next chapter the backers have selected for preview is The Hag! In this chapter, Beckett makes a journey to Russia to trace... (Read More)

First new chapter achieved! And another one just around the corner!

July 1st - via:
Hi, Rose here. ^_^ You picked "On Mysteries Eschatological" as our first new chapter, and having passed $60,000, you've enabled us to create it! Up next, at $70,000, we're offering you another choice, between the remaining two proposed chapters. They... (Read More)

New preview: London Calling!

June 30th - via:
Hi, Rose here. ^_^ Matthew's sent up another fresh preview! --- Matthew Dawkins here again!  Due to a successful referendum, London Calling is the next chapter to receive the preview treatment for all you backers. Makes you proud to be British... ... (Read More)

T-shirt achieved! Up next: new chapter!

June 29th - via:
Hi, Rose here! ^_^ Having passed $45,000, we'll be creating the limited-run Beckett's Jyhad Diary t-shirt. This shirt will be available at-cost on our RedBubble store for a limited time, after which the design will be replaced. And up next, at... (Read More)

Preview: "Schism"

June 28th - via:
Hi, Rose here. ^_^ Developers Matthew and Neall have sent over a new preview based on your requests in the comments. --- Hi all, this is Matthew Dawkins, one of the Beckett's Jyhad Diary developers. Thank you all for taking this journey with us, and... (Read More)


June 28th - via:
Woo! We are FUNDED! I'm Rose, Onyx Path's development producer. ^_^ Creative director Rich Thomas and I will be your hosts for these updates. (Rich probably thinks "host" in a classy way, but I'm perfectly happy to be Vampira.) You'll also hear from... (Read More)

Welcome, and a reward tier correction

June 23rd - via:
Hello, folks! Welcome to another awesome Onyx Path Kickstarter. ^_^ I'm Rose Bailey, Onyx Path's Development Producer. I'll be around to update and chat throughout the course of the KS. Other folks you'll see around are Rich Thomas, Onyx Path... (Read More)

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