Ponyfinder: Griffons of Everglow

A project in Oakland, CA by Silver Games LLC

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Expanding on the Ponyfinder Campaign Setting, Griffons of Everglow takes a closer look at how these majestic people work in Everglow.
Backers: 423
Average Pledge Per Backer: $47

Funded: $20,032 of $3,520
Dates: Jun 6th -> Jul 11th (35 days)
Project By: Silver Games LLC
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Latest News

Final Countdown

July 11th - via: kickstarter.com
In these, the last few minutes, I barely have time to mention that we just broke 20k! And the last story comes forward. She had grown accustomed to the comforts of the final resting ground. Time ceased to be a thing to her, as she hunted and thrived.... (Read More)


July 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Above is the map of Everglow. This post is all about information! We want you to make up towns, heroes, and other things, you need to be equipped to do that. Griffons roost in the highlands. Where you see mountains, there are griffons. The griffon... (Read More)

$18,000 breached

July 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Good morning, Faithful of the Skycrown, We broke $18,000 while I slumbered, and that is fantastic news! When we reach 500 supporters, that means a 3-5 module is created, and everyone who purchased a physical griffon book as part of the Kicktarter... (Read More)

King of the Gryphons Sends His Regards

July 11th - via: kickstarter.com
As a gift from the King, Larry Dixon, A Royal Griffon, wearing a Skywarden Crown.  A signed print will be made available in the Backerkit after the Kickstarter ends(and that will go towards stretch goals).  (Read More)


July 10th - via: kickstarter.com
A project we thought we'd share your way, from another aspiring creator of Pathfinder goodies: Snow White Kickstarter for Pathfinder RPG chosen as Staff Pick by Kickstarter today! After launching yesterday at 1PM EST/10AM PST, the Snow White... (Read More)

All Hail the King of Gryphons!

July 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Sudden news, loyal of the Sun Crown!  The skies have parted with opportunity. The king of all gryphons, Larry Dixon, has gazed upon the project and has smiled. He will be joining the team as an art supervisor and contributing aspects to the design... (Read More)

24 Hours Remain

July 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Sky Crown's Wisdom Upon Thee, It's hard to believe that only 24 hours separates us from the end of the Kickstarter. We've come a long way together, and it feels like both forever and just a moment ago when we first took flight together. This is the... (Read More)

$15,000 breached

July 9th - via: kickstarter.com
She stood at the top of a seemingly unendingly tall plateau, A glance down revealed the rough stones going on into the distance. She knew there were sharp rocks hidden beyond sight, waiting to catch her roughly if she failed this, her final test. She... (Read More)

Bonus Round!

July 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Sudden news! After crunching the numbers and divining the alignment of the stars, we have decided to pose a challenge to our backers. If we can reach 500 backers before the end of the Kickstarter, then we promise a level 3-5 module will be written!... (Read More)

$14,000 breached!

July 9th - via: kickstarter.com
She was approaching her twilight years. Looking back on it all, she saw a life well lived, full of adventure and achievement. She commissioned a scribe to pen her tales and an artist to illustrate it. While the bards would sing of her achievements,... (Read More)

Coming Home

July 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings my wing mates,  Soon I will take flight for home. It has been a long but rewarding weekend.  I look forward to being home as our Kickstarter winds down. This afternoon we stopped by Paizo's HQ and dropped off some copies of Ponyfinder for... (Read More)

13,000 broken

July 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Good day upon you all, The con is over and I will be home late tomorrow night.  I got to meet amazing people and introduce many to Ponyfinder! I also received a thumbs up from Paizo for our work with Ponyfinder along with a heavily signed GM screen... (Read More)

late night update

July 6th - via: kickstarter.com
BBe vigilant while the sun king rests, Another hectic con day with one more tomorrow.  I will be doing a public demo of Ponyfinder and a panel on game designer. Showed lots of new people the game,  including two children and their grandmother. ... (Read More)

Everfree NE and Paizocon

July 4th - via: kickstarter.com
This will be a short update. This weekend has uprooted me as I wander the halls of these two well-timed cons. Running demos of Ponyfinder and spreading the word is consuming me but my thoughts return to you later all. We continue to push forward well... (Read More)

Exotic Griffons Are Go

July 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
As she traveled the lands with her new-found cartographer ally, she found that the people of the Sky Crown were more diverse than even she gave credit for. Though nowhere near the number of the primary three aspects, these unusual lineages were a... (Read More)

The Rare and Noteworthy

July 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
In preparation for our next tier breach, we've made a new reward tier, the exotic griffon at $250. Taking it allows you to suggest a griffon bloodline, aspect, or sub race. Your character becomes the poster child of it(Hippogryph is already spoken... (Read More)

Another day, another step towards victory

July 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Sun King's Blessings, With the help of our supporters, yesterday was another action-packed day of advancement for the cause. We are now over $11,000 with paypal support, putting us under $1,000 for the next stretch goal. This will expand the size of... (Read More)

Zip Bam Boom

July 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Good day my wing mates, We're still red hot going into today, in no small part thanks to a funny little video made by Silver Quill, who I got to meet personally back at BABScon.  A big thanks to all three ponies(and hippogryph) involved in the... (Read More)

Hugo Solis Secured

June 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Now mature and serving as a pillar to her community, our heroine saw the sorry state of the surveys of the griffon lands. She had the best cartographers of the land come to her and judged each harshly, until only one remained. "You have the skill to... (Read More)

Preparing for the Future

June 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Good day everyone, As we climb towards the next step, I took some time to prepare the after-Kickstarter festivities. We will be using Backerkit for our post-KS activities, as they served us quite well last time. When all is said and done, you will... (Read More)

International Incident

June 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello my wing mates, I trust the day is finding you all well. We've been putting our heads together about our international friends, and here's what we have for you. We will ship in a way that makes it $30 for the first four pounds, anywhere, which... (Read More)

Day #21

June 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Sun King smile upon you, Good day my wing mates. We are a little over five hundred away from securing Hugo Solis' efforts towards the book, and I am eager to see it. Stuart has been informed of our success with the miniature, and we'll get a picture... (Read More)

After the War

June 26th - via: kickstarter.com
After the excitement of yesterday, with our covers snatched up and that stretch goal gained, today feels like a good day to continue our storytelling. So gather around, my curious ones, and listen. ---    During the war, the tribes came together as... (Read More)

Miniature Unlocked!

June 25th - via: kickstarter.com
She had done it. Returning home to her people with wild tales of her glory, she was welcomed as a hero. They erected a statue in her honor to stand with pride with the other great griffons of history. Young griffons would gaze up upon her visage and... (Read More)

Sun's Roar War

June 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Gather around, we have a story to share, I decided to mix things up a little and offer a sneak preview snippet of a portion of the book in progress. This from the history of the griffons, about a period of time called the Sun's Roar War. ---  ... (Read More)


June 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Good day, Last night we did an interview with the fine folks at Everfree Northwest, and the griffon book couldn't help but coming up once or twice(maybe a few more times). Want to listen? Head over here and skip up to the half hour mark to listen... (Read More)

Day #16

June 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Good day, my friends, It's been a sleepy day around here! That doesn't mean I don't have any news at all. Our new show, Ponyfinder Adventures is slated to begin at 7pm pacific time over here: http://t.co/Em2UvNa4M7 I will be GMing, and while I tend... (Read More)

Day #15

June 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Bringing the sun blessings. The last day was a powerful push forward towards that mini stretch goal. A lot of you clearly want it, and were willing to pre-order it before we even hit the goal, and the confidence is inspiring! We are now within $1000... (Read More)

Day #14

June 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Blessings of the Sun King, As some smart cookies noticed with their sharp eyes, I had sneakily added an add-on listing to the page for the figurine that isn't even stretched to yet. How audacious! It's true, the addon is there with the price it will... (Read More)

$7500 achieved!

June 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Our clever griffon embarked on a grand adventure, where her tales were shared far and wide. While bards sung of her valor and wit, artists were driven to capture the essence of her and those she overcame. She also brought back maps of the places she... (Read More)

Types of Griffons

June 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello wing mates, As has been hinted in the past, we plan to offer some racial variants to griffons, depending on what part of their ancestry they most resonate with. Besides the default 'predator' griffons, we have ideas for clever scavengers, pious... (Read More)

Day 11

June 17th - via: kickstarter.com
The sun hangs high in the air, may we shine with half so much glory, Well met, my fine wing mates. Last night, a griffon doll snuck into the Kickstarter under cover of the stars. We'd still like to hear your thoughts on it, so comment and let us know... (Read More)

Griffon Plushie

June 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Good evening my griffons, Our plushie artist has gone back to the drawing board and created something she wants you to see, and we want to know what you think about it. Take a look at this plush griffon and let us know what comes to mind. We want all... (Read More)

Day #9

June 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Good day, griffons, ponies, and otherwise, We are a mere $84 from doubling our original funding goal, and less than $600 from the next stretch goal thanks to a few new pledgers today. We are gaining on our goals, slow but steady. After the... (Read More)

Day #8

June 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Good tidings, Sorry for the (relatively) late update of the day. Did you know we have a forum where you can talk with other Ponyfinder players and GMs? Head over to http://forum.ponyfinder.net/ and join the conversation today. There are also sneak... (Read More)

Day #7

June 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Good day, Has it been a week? What a week! To think we have four more of them lurking behind. We've gone over the goals that extend beyond the stretches already revealed and we have some amazing reveals awaiting, but we have to get there first! The... (Read More)

Day #6

June 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Merry tidings, It feels like just yesterday we started this journey. We've come far, but there's more to do! We have some surprises, lurking, awaiting their ideal moment to be sprung upon you all, and I know you'll like them! Keep an eye on your... (Read More)

Day #5

June 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Praises of the Sun King, I hope this day finds you all well. Remember the campaign setting? It seems people are saying nice things about it. We're going to keep up the world building with this book, weaving a place you want to tell stories in. Every... (Read More)

Capital City Deployed

June 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Our little griffon grew quickly. Healthy, attentive in her lessons, and sharp of wit, it became clear that she desired to learn the secrets of the world, as befit one of her heritage. She was of the scavenger aspected, with the fore-body of a raven,... (Read More)

Day #4

June 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Good day, Another day down, and we ascend ever higher into the skies. Less than $600 to unlock the capital city, and it wouldn't surprise me if we hit it within 24 hours. Welcome to our newer wing-mates! Thank you for joining our quest. You're in... (Read More)

$5,000 reached!

June 9th - via: kickstarter.com
The egg shell splinters as our young griffon presses out from within. A ring forms along the top and her small head bursts free. Her small talons grip the edges of her shell, her old home, as her wide eyes peer out into the new world. It is a world... (Read More)

Day #3

June 9th - via: kickstarter.com
High praises of the Sun King, We inch ever so close to unlocking the beasts of the mountains. As troubling as they may be, their tough hides are like the hard stone we sharpen our claws against. Without adversity, how can we know who is truly ready... (Read More)

Day #2

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Good day my wing mates, I'll be doing daily updates at noon instead of just before bed, since we started at noon, and it's more respectful to the Sun King, may we bask in his eternal glory. We are doing well, pushing upwards and growing that little... (Read More)

The Griffon Awakens

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Bursting through the shell, the chick thrusts a tiny talon free through the newly created hole, tasting freedom, but hungering for so much more. First stretch goal, destroyed! We will be getting the first Everglow module(which will be usable by... (Read More)

We are moving!

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
It's official! We have reached the minimum funding goal. What does this mean? It means, first, that you are all awesome people. It also means that the book is going to happen. But! It is only the first step. We have plans that proceed forward from... (Read More)

Welcome to the Journey!

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Good evening my wing buddies, And so ends our first day, at least if you live on the East Coast or further along in that direction. We are off to a stupendous start, worthy of the griffon heritage we aim to portray. Be sure to spread word around... (Read More)

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