Ponyfinder - Dawn of the Fifth Age

A project in Oakland, CA by Silver Games LLC

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Let's come together to bring Ponyfinder to a whole new crowd of people with a Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition version of the rules.
Backers: 544
Average Pledge Per Backer: $60

Funded: $32,419 of $1,000
Dates: Jul 14th -> Aug 18th (35 days)
Project By: Silver Games LLC
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30k? We did it!

August 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Their superiors grumbled with every coin after a point. That trip would be expensive. There were local lords to bribe, supplies to obtain, guides to secure. They had never gone so far before, but they managed it. Pushing through hardships and an... (Read More)

26k Defeated

August 16th - via: kickstarter.com
The scholars had other stories to share. It wasn't just what tricks they had learned, but where they came from. Not everything could be written down so easily. Knowing where to send the eager and hopeful to learn better ways was just as important. A... (Read More)

The Deal Gets Better!

August 16th - via: kickstarter.com
We just received good news! Thanks to the folks at adventureaweek.com we will be giving everyone who is at the $30 tier or higher a free month subscription to Adventure a Week!    If you haven't already pledged at $30 or more, it's a good time to... (Read More)

24k smashed!

August 15th - via: kickstarter.com
The scholars returned from their journey, their saddlebags burdened with new scrolls and smiles on their faces. Such new magic should be shared, or so they said. Their superiors would be a bit more restrictive about where the information went, but at... (Read More)

Already? 22k hit!

August 12th - via: kickstarter.com
It feels like a minute ago... 22,000 hit! Our explorers crest a hill to see a village below them, filled with a curious creature. What are they, and what do they have to add to the Everglow continent? They're eager to find out... Really? That fast?!... (Read More)

$20k Smashed!

August 12th - via: kickstarter.com
The scholars are quite excited. They've returned with tales of unique methods of not only surviving but thriving on the battlefield with new and exotic techniques, to say nothing of the strange ways ponies, and other species, have been raised from a... (Read More)

Let there be Dice

August 12th - via: kickstarter.com
To start, our official hippogriff made a nice video for us here:  Thanks! About those dice... I just put in the order for a limited set of them. They will come with d4 through d20 varieties, with the d6 being customized. They'll all be this lovely... (Read More)

Die Example Pictures

August 11th - via: kickstarter.com
And from the mists comes what was asked for.    How's it look? If we like it, we can move ahead with it. This is using the winning color from the poll I gave out before.  (Read More)

Dice Image

August 10th - via: kickstarter.com
How's this for a die image?  This would take the place of the '6' on the die.  (Read More)

Dice to Determine Your Fate

August 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Since it was requested, we're looking into a custom six-sided die, usable for Ponyfinder or other games. But what sort of die will it be? Vote! You can vote for all the options you like, not just your favorite.  (Read More)

Larry Dixon Joins the Effort

August 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Good News, Larry Dixon, who had pledged his services during the griffon kickstarter, has rejoined the effort. He'll be doing a piece for Tactics of Everglow and loves what we're doing. Who is... (Read More)

18k? Smashed!

August 8th - via: kickstarter.com
 We broke 18k, mister shiny-horse. You know what that means, right?  I suppose that's technically correct if you do it twice. We've crashed through another goal with your combined effort and fury! A new goal has been revealed. If we hit 20k, we'll... (Read More)

Broke 17k

August 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Even in these slow middle weeks, we progress! More to the point, we broke 17k which puts the stretch tantalizingly closer to reaching. As a reminder, if you're at the $30 or higher tier (addons don't count), you're getting all the PDFs from this... (Read More)

Wrong file!

August 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Mistakes can happen, especially around me... https://www.patreon.com/posts/6463852 The last post? Bad version. Oops.  (Read More)

New Champions Emerge

August 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
The chroniclers do not return with just tales, but brave souls with them. Flung out to the farthest corners of Everglow, or hiding in plain sight, these new champions of Everglow stand ready to face those that would challenge her or her inhabitants.... (Read More)

Second Revision

August 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
The 5E rules are burning under your shared glares, and we love it! The second revision is here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/6459779 Look, read, let us know how the mechanics work. We absolutely love the feedback we're getting and we're going to end... (Read More)

So Close!

July 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Hail, fellow adventurers, We are perilously close to the next stretch, but I did not come to you for that. Our 5e document to rework the ponykind is updated with your feedback and we'd like you to look it over and give fresh views.... (Read More)

5e In Progress

July 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Take a look at https://www.patreon.com/posts/6171142 to see what Ismael Alvarez has cooked up for Ponykind. He wants to be the head of the mechanical conversion process, and we want to know if we're facing the right way, so look, download the .doc,... (Read More)

Addons Updated

July 27th - via: kickstarter.com
The great chart on the front page has been updated to be more clear. Since most of those books will be available in PF and 5th variety, there it is. Tactics of Everglow will be the outlier, being both, and is listed as that. Hopefully this will be a... (Read More)

Luminace Smiles

July 26th - via: kickstarter.com
The scholars are busy, not in dusty libraries, but watching warriors, wizards, and all those that are willing to venture outside the safety of cities. They are scrawling down their techniques. While the basics are well known, different regions have... (Read More)

The Beasts Stir

July 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
They build their grand cities and fortify their walls, but the ponies only claim dominion over slim pieces of Everglow. To the rest goes to what they would call 'monsters', and some of them are clever enough to hide right in those 'safe' cities. They... (Read More)

The Gods Join Us

July 20th - via: kickstarter.com
The priests nod together. They have constructed a temple to honor all the pony gods, large and glorious to rest in the most magnificent of their cities, Viljatown. But there's something missing. Not all gods are present here... Some have been... (Read More)

Our Power Level

July 19th - via: kickstarter.com
 With your help, we have reached a new pinnacle of power! Together, we will reach new heights.  (Read More)

Remembered Past

July 18th - via: kickstarter.com
We smashed that goal so hard it knocked power out in my block. I fought my way online to update the goals and tiers. We were out of known ponies, and with another book to place them, I made more. We also have spots for legendaries, who will get bio... (Read More)

We Advance

July 17th - via: kickstarter.com
We didn't hit any stretches, but that's alright, seeing as we're over 6.6k and still growing! I want to do ALL the books! If we keep going strong, this seems not only possible, but seemingly inevitable. This relies on your assistance, brave... (Read More)

Combination Poll

July 16th - via: kickstarter.com
I heard some brave souls couldn't vote properly. Let's try this link instead: http://www.poll-maker.com/poll751044x683448B0-30 The first day has finally ended, but what a distance we've made in just this first shred of time. We have so much more to... (Read More)

The Tribes Gather

July 15th - via: kickstarter.com
A dozen unique faces gather in a circle. Some say they should know one another as ponies, brothers, sisters, kin... But this is far from the truth. The Tribes of Everglow will be translated to 5e thanks to your efforts! I've created a new tier for... (Read More)

Griffons have arrived!

July 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Good news, fellow adventurers, We smashed through our first stretch goal well before the first day. This means everyone at $30 tier and up will be getting the PDF of the 5E translated griffon book too! We also added two new tiers to get your... (Read More)

Main Goal Reached

July 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hail, fellow adventurers, I was out running adventure in the real world just after hitting the go button on this and we hit the first completion in less than 2 hours, which is great! But we have so much more we want to do! The stretch goals will help... (Read More)

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