Neko Ghost, Jump! A Unique 2D/3D Puzzle-Platformer

Capharnaum - The Roleplaying Game

A project in London, UK by Sarah Newton

Funding Successful

Exotic Arabian Nights adventure in a fantasy world of deserts, dragons, and crusaders!
Backers: 469
Average Pledge Per Backer: £50

Funded: £23,503 of £15,000
Dates: Nov 17th -> Dec 17th (31 days)
Project By: Sarah Newton
Aw shucks, no tags yet. +Suggest

Suggest Tags

Begin typing to search or pick from a list. You can add multiple tags at the same time!
Saving your suggestions...
Suggestion Saved Successfully
Thank you for your help! The Kicktraq gnomes will get to work on your suggestions very soon.

Please keep in mind not all suggestions may be used, and repeated re-submissions may result in being rejected automatically (and we don't want that to happen).

If you have any questions, have a good idea for a tag, or a more in-depth suggestion - please feel free to let us know!

Hrm... something went wrong.
Hey, bad things happen to the best of us. Don't worry, the gnomes have been dispatched. Maybe try again in a little while.



current pledge level
Last Updated: December 17 @ 19:01 -0500 GMT


of goal
funding period ended


trending toward
Trends are not projections.


of goal

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

(loading your very own snazzy kicktraq chart)

Now you can share!

Help your backers reach your daily goals and help others see how you're doing. It's easy, with Kicktraq Mini.

Here are a few quick snippits of code you can use to embed your personalized widget on your website, in your blog, and even on your favorite forum.

HTML for websites & blogs

BBCode for forums
Copy BBCode

Reddit code for... well, Reddit
Copy Reddit Code

Special Note: Kickstarter recently disabled remote embedding for images on project pages, so embedding code doesn't work on project pages (yet) - just everywhere else.

You can read more about it here.
Latest News

UNLOCKED: Arcana of Adventure Player's Guide and The Desert Rose Adventure - Art Upgrade now in sight!

December 17th - via:
Hi everyone, Just a quick update to say we're now in the nail-biting final 75 minutes of the Kickstarter, and we've just smashed through the £22.5K "The Desert Rose" adventure stretch goal and are now powering to the massive core book art upgrade at... (Read More)

Upgrade Your "£30 Capharnaum RPG Core Book Print + PDF" Pledge To Include a Cornucopeia of PDFs For Just £20!

December 17th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Upgrade Your "£15 Capharnaum RPG Core Book PDF" Pledge To a Cornucopeia of PDFs For Just £20!

December 17th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Capharnaum Kickstarter - The Final 12 Hours!

December 17th - via:
 Hi everyone, Congratulations to everyone and a massive thank-you from us all here at Mindjammer Press for a fantastic night on the Capharnaum Kickstarter. We're now at £20132 and on your fleet of flying carpets all you Dragon-Marked heroes are... (Read More)

The Map of Jazirat and the Scrolls of Yasminabad - Stretch Goals Unlocked!

December 15th - via:
   Hi everyone! Since yesterday's update and the restructuring of the pledge levels to guarantee the books you're pledging for, we've been zipping ahead and today have smashed through TWO stretch goals! Congratulations, everyone, and a huge thank... (Read More)

Capharnaum - Guaranteeing your multi-book pledges!

December 14th - via:
 Hi everyone! With just 3 days left to go on the Capharnaum kickstarter, we've been receiving questions from you about what to do about your higher pledges for products which don't look like they're going to get unlocked as stretch goals. We've... (Read More)

Adversaries of Capharnaum: The Krekhin, or Men of Stone

December 11th - via:
Hi everyone! Today's update is about one of the major adversaries of the Capharnaum setting, and also one of the few numerous and widespread non-human species - the Krekhin, or Men of Stone. Although not intended as a player-character background... (Read More)

Homelands of Capharnaum, part 4: The Shiradim

December 9th - via:
 Hi everyone! Today I'd like to present to you the final of the four main homelands for player-characters presented in the Capharnaum core book - the Shiradim, also known as the Children of Shirad. Some people call them the Chosen; some people call... (Read More)

We've just funded the Capharnaum core book! Now onto those stretch goals!

December 8th - via:
Woohoo! Hi everyone! Just a couple of hours ago we broke through out £15000 funding total on the Capharnaum Kickstarter! Congratulations to everyone, and a truly great job! Thanks to you, we now have the funding we need to bring you the gorgeous... (Read More)

Second Campaign Bonus Unlocked - PDF of 4 Pregens for "Laughter in the Forest of Forgetting"

December 8th - via:
 Hi everyone! We've just unlocked our second Campaign Bonus today, a free 4-page PDF of pregenerated characters for Capharnaum, and another step on the way to the complete Campaign Bonus adventure "Laughter in the Forest of Forgetting", an original... (Read More)

Creating Characters: Thawban Fire-Blade

December 7th - via:
Thawban Fire-Blade - see below for his character sheet  Hi everyone! In today's update, I wanted to run through an example of character creation with you. As you'll see, it's a pretty swift process, taking place in 5 steps, with good scope for... (Read More)

Capharnaum: Example of Play (part 3) from "The Tears of Ampharool"

December 6th - via:
 Hi everyone, So here's the concluding part of our Capharnaum example of play, from the quickstart adventure The Tears of Ampharool. This third round of combat really was the decider! Al-Rawi starts by asking for initiative. Here’s what happens:... (Read More)

Capharnaum: Example of Play (part 2) from "The Tears of Ampharool"

December 5th - via:
Hi everyone! So here we are with the second round of that epic boss fight at the climax of THE TEARS OF AMPHAROOL (available for free download on the Kickstarter campaign page, via DriveThru and Without further ado, let's dive in...... (Read More)

Capharnaum: Example of Play (part 1) from "The Tears of Ampharool"

December 4th - via:
Hi everyone - and salaam to the Dragon-Marked!  I thought I’d divert slightly from our introduction to Capharnaum’s homelands on today’s update, to give you a peek into how the game's rules work in play. And what better example to use than a... (Read More)

Homelands of Capharnaum, part 3: The Agalanthians

December 3rd - via:
 Hi everyone, Today I'd like to present the third of the four main homelands presented for player-characters in the Capharnaum core book - the Agalanthians. They're an ancient people, a mix of ancient Greek, Roman, and Atlanteans, who ruled the... (Read More)

Homelands of Capharnaum, part 2: The Quarterians

December 2nd - via:
 Hi everyone! A slight change of order in the homelands - I've been doing a bit of work on ARCANA OF ADVENTURE, the Capharnaum Player's Guide, and have been engrossed in the Quarterians, so thought I'd introduce them to you today! They're a cool... (Read More)

Homelands of Capharnaum, part 1: The Saabi

December 1st - via:
 Hi everyone! So, in today's update, let's start our look-through the four main homelands which are provided for your Dragon-Marked characters in the Capharnaum core book. The Saabi are the people of the Kingdom of Kh'saaba, the most numerous of... (Read More)

An Introduction to the World of Capharnaum

November 30th - via:
The World of Capharnaum...  Hi everyone, Today I thought I'd begin an overview of the world of Capharnaum. So far we've talked a lot about rules, magic, and so on - but so far not that much about what the wider world looks like. In the next few... (Read More)

Interview with the Capharnaum RPG Creators part 2: François Cedelle

November 29th - via:
Al-Rawi François running Capharnaum Hi everyone! First of all, welcome to all the new backers who've joined us over the past 24 hours! Thank you all for your support! We've now passed the 80% mark and are heading towards our first funding goal of... (Read More)

Interview with the Capharnaum RPG Creators part 1: Raphaël Bardas

November 28th - via:
Capharnaum co-creator Raphaël as Al-Rawi in France  Hi everyone, As we're almost at the 80% funded mark here on Kickstarter, I thought it might be interesting to interview the two main co-creators of Capharnaum, Raphaël Bardas and François... (Read More)

Greetings from Master Djinn and the Caravan of Asteria!

November 25th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  Hi everyone, and salaam to the Dragon-Marked! The Capharnaum RPG community of France recently put together this cosplay / LARP /... (Read More)

A Capharnaum Audio Interview at GMS Magazine

November 25th - via:
  Hi everyone, and all hail to the Dragon-Marked! Yesterday I, Shaira Bint Khawani, had the good fortune to spend an hour talking with the esteemed Don Paco Jaen de la Mancha, Prince of Aragon and Keeper of the Mysteries of the G*M*S Magazine,... (Read More)

THE TEARS OF AMPHAROOL - Capharnaum Quickstart and Introductory Adventure now available!

November 23rd - via:
 Hi everyone, Here it is at last - we're delighted to announce the release of THE TEARS OF AMPHAROOL, the free Capharnaum Quickstart and Introductory Adventure! This 44-page full-colour PDF contains everything you need to play an exciting adventure... (Read More)

We're over half-way there! And we've added two new pledge levels...

November 22nd - via:
 Hi everyone! Woo-hoo! Just five days in and we're already well over half-way to unlocking the CAPHARNAUM core book, that gorgeous 400-page hardback containing everything you need to play in the fantastic Capharnaum universe. Thank you! Some of you... (Read More)

Sneak Preview of the Capharnaum Quickstart Layout

November 20th - via:
Hi everyone, and salaam to the Dragon-Marked! Down here in the Capharnaum souk our scribe Jason has been sweating under the hot Jazirat sun to produce THE TEARS OF AMPHAROOL, the Capharnaum Quickstart and Introductory Adventure we're hoping to... (Read More)

First Campaign Bonus Unlocked - Desktop Wallpapers!

November 19th - via:
Our first Campaign Bonus is unlocked!  Hi everyone and salaam to the Dragon-Marked!  Woohoo - our first Campaign Bonus on the Capharnaum Kickstarter has just been unlocked! A few minutes ago, with your support, this page has been shared more than... (Read More)

Draft CAPHARNAUM Character Sheet and Pregenerated Character!

November 18th - via:
 Hi everyone and salaam to the Dragon-Marked! It's been an amazing first 24 hours on the Capharnaum Kickstarter - we're currently at a touch over £5500 and over a third of the way to our initial funding goal, which is a fantastic achievement!... (Read More)

If you have additional news that doesn't appear here, shoot us a link!