Royal Bastards

Maelorum: Reprint an Epic!

A project in Simi Valley, CA by wfincher

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Choose Your Own Adventure meets the Dark Fantasy novel!
Backers: 302
Average Pledge Per Backer: $66

Funded: $19,841 of $3,000
Dates: May 13th -> Jul 12th (60 days)
Project By: wfincher
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Latest News

But wait! There's more!

July 11th - via:
I'll bet you guys didn't know I produced an Advanced Ebook version. Well, I did! If we make it to 20k I will give everyone with an Ebook access to this Advanced verison, which has cool tool tip features, interactive graphics like the map shown in... (Read More)

New Offers

July 10th - via:
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What's new

July 9th - via:
The News:I got some stuff for ya. I promised several people the Ebook with their hardcovers, and now it's here!  All Hardcover purchases will come with the Ebook PDF!  (Add-on the Prequel PDF for $5 or get the printed copy for $20.) Art Lovers: I... (Read More)

Final 3 days!

July 8th - via:
3 days left!Ok everyone, this is it! We're closing in on the last few days here on kickstarter. We will need to seriously rally to get to the final stretch goal! The home page just got a make-over! Check it out. The Treasure Chest 2: I will swap the... (Read More)

The final week on Kickstarter!

July 6th - via:
We made it to 15k!We hit the second to last stretch goal! Thanks to all the new backers and old! We made it just in time as we enter the final days on kickstarter. It's time to rally! Treasure Chest 2I said that if we hit 15k it would unlock the TC2.... (Read More)

Weekend Update!

July 4th - via: As you know, the backers are playing a live game with me to unlock exclusive rewards. The backers are still exploring the dungeon, trying... (Read More)

Video Update!

July 2nd - via:
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The game begins NOW.

July 1st - via:
Hello noble backers, today marks a new stage of the campaign.I welcome you to check out the updates to the home page if it's been awhile. I have updated the rewards, and add-ons. The Treasure Chest was updated to include even more stuff. But enough... (Read More)

Holdfast Collaboration

June 28th - via:
It's time for some news for those participating in the Holdfast Collaboration: if you've Pledged at least $50 to both campaigns, you'll now ALSO be receiving a new foe card in addition to  a new Maelorum and Holdfast adventure. The card features a... (Read More)

Black Cover reveal!

June 27th - via:
Hi everyone, I'm done working on the new cover! Take a look at both, you have until the end of the project to decide on which you prefer. I included a close up of the detail in the new cover as well. I will have a new update tomorrow as well on one... (Read More)

Mystery Goal Unlocked!

June 23rd - via:
We made it to the 12k stretch goal!It was an epic climb to reach 12k. We got some new fans, little by little, and we lost some backers, but in the end we were able to surmount this obstacle. When the rest of kickstarter finds out about Maelorum,... (Read More)

Weekend update: We're slowly climbing higher!

June 21st - via:
On Maelorum:Well it looks like we will hit the 12k Mystery Stretch Goal sometime next week if trends keep up. I know a lot of you have been waiting to see what's there! There will be multiple things coming at you once that door is open! Cross... (Read More)

Special Card Reveal!

June 21st - via:
Hi Everyone,It's time to reveal the first special card! Anyone who has read the book will tell you this is a very special card, and work of art. Never before has Malbrak Malborn, the Goblin King been depicted. Due to spoilers, I cannot say much more,... (Read More)

You're invited!

June 18th - via:
A new Cross Promotion:I hinted at a new cross promotion partner, and today I am extremely pleased to bring you yet another discounted offer here on kickstarter: Welcome to the Darkraven Fantasy Soundscapes and Maelorum Gamebook cross-promotion! Do... (Read More)

News from the campaign

June 17th - via:
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Art Progress

June 15th - via:
Progress on the Black cover, a new card, along with a speed paint video. Enjoy!  (Read More)

What we're fighting for.

June 14th - via:
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Video Update!

June 12th - via:
Hello again! The cards are a huge undertaking for me, with the creation process and production costs so this is something I am focused on to help Maelorum grow. It gives you a great product, and it gets me closer to printing more books, so I can... (Read More)

New Map images

June 12th - via:
It's a teaser to hold you over until I can show you a proper preview of everything together. This $10.00 add-on (also get a custom hand painted enemy turn die included) will be printed to fold multiple times, revealing several maps, in a way similar... (Read More)

Card List

June 11th - via:
Hi Everyone, We're starting the final month for the reprint campaign, and so far we have done incredible things. Could we possibly rise to new heights though, and force me to reveal even more stretch goals? I have some plans to enhance the printed... (Read More)

9k Reached! What it means for YOU.

June 7th - via:
Great news, everyone!  Our third stretch goal was reached today: 9k! This means a basic deck of 15 cards will go out to everyone who pledged for a printed book. The cards themselves expand the book after it's been beaten, to offer more challenges... (Read More)

Milesone reached

June 4th - via:
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Cards Now Available!

May 30th - via:
Whats new:I have done some major updates on the project page: A new and adjusted stretch goal roadmap. Added Cards.  Added an Ebook tier. Added more treasure chest tiers (These have a very high demand). The cards will come in a core expansion deck... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2 unlocked!

May 28th - via:
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Page Update!

May 26th - via:
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Brief Update

May 24th - via:
Thank you everyone for your support, this campaign is still going very strong. The merch upgrade will be here in no time once we hit 7k. I've sold out several reward tiers now, including all the treasure chests! I will be updating / streamlining the... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1 unlocked!

May 20th - via:
Hello Everyone! This is pretty cool, we hit the first stretch goal on the last day of the first week! As promised, you will now be able to choose between the original cover and the Black Edition. I'm still working on the art for the black cover but... (Read More)

Holdfast Collaboration

May 16th - via:
Hi everyone,  This isn't so much an update as it is a survey. Since I'll be writing a new Holdfast outpost module, and the team at Holdfast will be creating a new Mini-Quest for Maelorum, we have a chance to throw some ideas around. I'd love to hear... (Read More)

We're Funded!

May 15th - via:
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Welcome to Maelorum!

May 14th - via:
Welcome new and returning backers! I'm humbled by the outpouring of support from everyone. On the first day, we reached just over 80% funding! I set the funding goal to $3000.00 because with that amount I can at least retain the original price of... (Read More)

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