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3D Virtual Tabletop: Visually Stunning RPGs on iPad, Android

A project in Christchurch, New Zealand by Brendon Duncan

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A gorgeous 3D virtual tabletop that looks like the real thing and feels magical as you slide the map & minis around with your finger
Backers: 819
Average Pledge Per Backer: $68

Funded: $56,031 of $5,000
Dates: Aug 6th -> Sep 20th (45 days)
Project By: Brendon Duncan
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Latest News

Reward Spotlight: Wayne Reynolds and Alyssa Faden

September 20th - via:
There are two very special rewards that are still available. The first is a character portrait from today’s definitive fantasy artist, Wayne Reynolds. Being a cover artist for both Pathfinder and Dungeons & Dragons he is in very high demand and... (Read More)

A Taste of Sci-Fi for 3D Virtual Tabletop

September 20th - via:
The world of cardboard warriors is invading 3D Virtual Tabletop, as Mayhem in Paper joins the list of publishers providing content for the in-app marketplace. They will be selling the One Monk Miniatures line, consisting of paper miniatures in a... (Read More)

3D Virtual Tabletop raises over 1000% of funding goal

September 20th - via:
The 3D Virtual Tabletop project on Kickstarter has currently raised $50,392 of its $5,000 goal on the crowdfunding website. This is a thousand times more than what they asked for to make the cross-platform tabletop application a reality. The Kickstarter fundraiser ends in a few hours, after 45 days of being live. (Read More)

3D Virtual Tabletop Becomes Legendary

September 19th - via:
The all-star team at Legendary Games, publishers of Adventure Path Plug-Ins for Pathfinder, are bringing their wonderfully composed and atmospheric maps to 3D Virtual Tabletop. You’ll be able to purchase them in the in-app marketplace, all set up... (Read More)

Special Backer Offer Details Revealed

September 19th - via:
We've been lighting up the stretch goals at breakneck speed.  The support from you all and the accelerated pace at which things are happening means a lot to us, and we will return the favor by making this virtual tabletop into the app that you all... (Read More)

Caught MY Eye 9/19/2013

September 19th - via:
Another week, another collection of interesting looking Kickstarters! As always lets go down the list from ending soonest! (Read More)

Kobold Press Joins 3D Virtual Tabletop

September 17th - via:
Kobold Press, the creative team behind the Kobold Guides to Game Design and the Midgard Campaign Setting for Pathfinder and AGE, have teamed up with us to provide their maps and paper miniatures inside 3D Virtual Tabletop. They have a long history of... (Read More)

Map Tile Preview and New Map Reward From Alyssa Faden

September 16th - via:
Congratulations on helping us pass the Dice Rolling stretch goal, I know it’s a “must have” for many of you. Now we can focus on the one right ahead of us, Map Creation with Map Tiles. This gives you more power to direct your own game and the... (Read More)

Google+ Hangout Integration with 3D Virtual Tabletop

September 16th - via:
Since we’ve unlocked the web browser version, this also means we can look at integrating it with Google+ Hangouts to get text, audio and video chat. This is not just useful for the web browser version because when you’re on a smartphone or a... (Read More)

Explore Castle Ravenstein with 3D Virtual Tabletop

September 15th - via:
A massive medieval building over 6 levels, including subterranean catacombs, Castle Ravenstein is the subject of a Kickstarter underway right now and you can get it added to your map collection in 3D Virtual Tabletop with a $39 add-on. If printed... (Read More)

RPG Tech Talk: 3D Virtual Tabletop Kickstarter

September 14th - via:
There's a very interesting Kickstarter in the works, with 6 days to go: 3D Virtual Tabletop: Visually Stunning RPGs on iPad, Android. I've become a backer, and I'd recommend you check it out ... (Read More)

The Most Controversial Stretch Goal is Now on the Map

September 13th - via:
We’ve been blazing along at an amazing pace, lighting up another four stretch goals in the last 24 hours. Now that we’re halfway through the labyrinth we can glimpse what waits when we return to the Hall of the Sword: Dice Rolling. An essential... (Read More)

Miniature Bonus and Another Stretch Goal Bites the Dust

September 12th - via:
Tim Jenkins from Battle! Studio has just released a great offer, he's adding an alternate color scheme to ALL of his stand-ups.  With this extra variation you get a total of 340 miniatures at the Battalion and Colossus levels.  Check out his video... (Read More)

See the Next Stretch Goals from the Survey

September 11th - via:
We blasted past the $25,000 Hex Grid stretch goal so fast that we've set off a magical trap and been teleported into a labyrinth! Luckily it holds the popular stretch goals from the latest survey. Whew! Spread to word to help us run through the maze... (Read More)

Final Stretch Goal Survey and the Next Stretch Goal

September 10th - via:
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Wayne Reynolds Reward to Make Your Character Come Alive

September 9th - via:
Bring your character to life with the most celebrated fantasy artist of today’s RPGs, Wayne Reynolds, creator of cover art for Pathfinder and Dungeons & Dragons, to be the face of 3D Virtual Tabletop. Select the new Wayne Reynolds reward and... (Read More)

3D Virtual Tabletop: A Pretend Map for Pretend Adventures

September 9th - via:
It doesn't seem like dungeon masters are going to get their hands on the Surfacescape anytime soon, but Brendon Duncan may have an affordable alternative. His 3D Virtual Tabletop app gives you access to digital maps and creature tokens on your mobile device or desktop computer through a browser. (Read More)

Wishlist for the Remaining Stretch Goals & Mini Update

September 8th - via:
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Achtung! Cthulhu Spreads Shadow Over 3D Virtual Tabletop

September 5th - via:
Fresh off a massively successful 2,000% funded Kickstarter, the creators of Achtung! Cthulhu, Modiphius Entertainment, are offering a selection of their terrifying Cthulhu Mythos creatures and dramatic maps to committed backers upon reaching the next... (Read More)

Free Goblin Camp Map at 400 Backers

September 2nd - via:
The amazing artists at Lord Zsezse Works have just released another map, a highly detailed Goblin Camp hidden in the forest. They have generously offered it to backers of this project. All you need to do is back it at the new Battalion Plus level or... (Read More)

Vote for 3D Virtual Tabletop so you can benefit from more Stretch Goals

August 23rd - via:
You backed 3D Virtual Tabletop because it is an awesome gaming project, right? Well there a lot of other gamers out there like you that don’t know about this Kickstarter yet, and they can make the app better for you by backing it to help us reach... (Read More)

Kickstarter Brings You a New Technological Tabletop

August 23rd - via:
Technology is starting to have more and more of an impact upon our favourite hobby and now a Kickstarter has appeared to help us bring our roleplaying games to the touch screen! (Read More)

Preview of Silhouette-Shaped Miniatures

August 22nd - via:
You’ll be pleased to know that I’ve already started working on the stretch goals and the silhouette shaped miniature cards have turned out beautifully. They’re not quite finished yet, but I can give you a sneak peak. In keeping with the whole... (Read More)

Realistic tabletop gaming comes to tablets

August 21st - via:
A project on Kickstarter aims to create a realistic, interactive 3D gaming tabletop with cross-platform play. (Read More)

Share the love! Wear your 3D Virtual Tabletop Backer Avatar!

August 19th - via:
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Creatures from Deck of Legends come to 3D Virtual Tabletop

August 18th - via:
Reinforcements have just entered the field from the Deck of Legends.  It's a great Kickstarter project on now that lets you use a deck of cards to weave an extraordinary tale.  All the normal cards are there as you would expect, but the suits... (Read More)

Major Announcement: Now For Web Browsers on Windows & Mac

August 16th - via:
Due to popular demand, a version of 3D Virtual Tabletop that you can play using your web browser on a Windows PC or Mac, has been released as a stretch goal. We've also added new reward levels to take advantage of the browser based option. If you... (Read More)

200 Backer Bonanza: A Free Stretch Goal!

August 14th - via:
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First Community-Driven Stretch Goal: Condition Markers

August 13th - via:
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Have Your Say in the Stretch Goal Survey

August 13th - via:
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Stretch Goal Smashed, New One Unveiled

August 12th - via:
It's heartening to see your support this early on in breaking through all the stretch goals so far.  The next stretch goal is Hidden Miniatures, so you can lay out miniatures ahead of time and keep the feeling of suspense at your table. You can get... (Read More)

Add Your Suggestions to the Stretch Goal Wishlist

August 10th - via:
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The First Stretch Goal Has Been Conquered, Roll on the Second!

August 9th - via:
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The First Stretch Goal Has Been Revealed

August 8th - via:
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New Reward Level Added By Request

August 7th - via:
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