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No Country For Old Kobolds, A Dungeon World Hack

A project in Columbus, OH by Steve Wallace

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Play generations of kobolds defending their village from hordes of low level murder hobo adventurers in this Dungeon World hack!
Backers: 455
Average Pledge Per Backer: $25

Funded: $11,596 of $3,500
Dates: Oct 7th -> Nov 6th (31 days)
Project By: Steve Wallace
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Latest News

There goes 6! Here comes 7!

November 5th - via:
Well we've unlocked stretch goal #6! Sage LaTorra and Adam Koebel will be writing a module for the game! So here's stretch #7! At $11,500 I'll write a sci-fi skin for the game called Seed! You'll be the last survivors of a decimated world held in... (Read More)

Stretch Goal 5 Unlocked and Information on Add-ons

November 5th - via:
Well we've unlocked stretch goal #5! Jason Morningstar will be designing a module for the game that will be released to all backers at 10$ or above! We're now working on goal #6 that will unlock a module by Sage LaTorra and Adam Koebel the creators... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #4 is in the bag!

November 4th - via:
Mark Richardson will be creating an 11x17 map that will be available in dry/wet erase form for 10$ plus I'll be writing a starter module that will take care of all the prep and get a new gm and group directly into some kobold action! If you want one... (Read More)

Stretch Goals 5 and 6 Announced!

November 2nd - via:
We're in our final 45 hours so I'm announcing our next 2 stretch goals after we complete #4 (we're only $450 away! At $10,000 The designer of Durance, Fiasco and the upcoming Night Witches Jason Morningstar will design a module for the game! It will... (Read More)

New Module added to stretch goal #4!

November 2nd - via:
Hey everyone,  Just to sweeten the pot on stretch goal #4 I'll be adding the first ever No Country for Old Kobolds module! It will include pre generated wants, missions, units and predators but will still allow for each player to create a kingdom... (Read More)

We're 5$ away from meeting stretch #3!

November 2nd - via:
So I figure it's time to announce stretch #4 which will unlock at 9,500! A Dry/Wet erase laminated map! It'll be 11x17 and foldable down to 8.5x11 so that it will fit easily in your binders or on a clipboard. One side will have a beautiful map by... (Read More)


October 31st - via:
You guys, we're at 300 backers! I can't tell you how happy that makes me! I just want to thank each and every one of you for your support and I promise to create the best possible product!  I know at least a few of you were thinking about or have... (Read More)

Art Tier Sale!

October 29th - via:
Because we've already been so successful on the lower tiers I really want Jorge to get some well deserved love so I've lowered the prices on both art tiers! The majority of the funds from those will go to Jorge! You can get a character of your... (Read More)

Updated Add-On Section

October 24th - via:
I've been asked by a few people about add-ons of dice and books so I've updated the add-on section! Below you'll find the cost for every add-on Unit Cards (10$) - 12 credit card size plastic cards that are dry erase capable. Each card has a space for... (Read More)

On Campaign Play

October 21st - via:
In the comments Don_Dave asked about campaign play, so here's a long answer for everyone! The .5 rules mostly lend themselves to one shots because they focus mostly on a singular set of wants and that leads to a very mission focused game. In campaign... (Read More)

Add-Ons Available

October 20th - via:
The first (?!) add-on is now available, dry erase unit cards! They are priced at 10$ for 12 and 16$ for 24 - shipping is included on these. If you want them just add the correct amount to your pledge and I'll get specifics during the end of campaign... (Read More)

Kobold Village Expansion and Beautification Project - Stretch Goal #3!

October 19th - via:
Well we've opened up stretch goal #3! At 8000$ I will not only be adding 22 additional pages of content to the book - specifically additional village moves, kobold abilities and a detailed unit bestiary - but also I will be bringing on the absurdly... (Read More)

Exhibition game with Indie+

October 18th - via:
I just ran an exhibition game for the fine folks over at Indie+ and you can watch it below! Also, seriously subscribe to their channel, it's great! If you don't want to watch the full playthrough you can watch their too long; didn't watch condensed... (Read More)

Sample Dice bag!

October 15th - via:
Heather, over at sent the first dicebag so I could get some nice images up for you! Check this out! Oh, and those are about 200 d6s in there and you still have room!   (Read More)

Beta Documentation Update

October 11th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2 - Unit Card Add-On at 6k!

October 11th - via:
OK folks, stretch goal #2 is a physical add-on! I'll have dry erase capable unit cards printed on thick CR80 type cards - think credit card or id card. It'll have space for morale, damage and provide the quick conversion between the two and kobold... (Read More)

Jim Miller is a kobold hero!

October 10th - via:
With Jim's increasing his pledge by 1$ we're now at our first stretch goal! Juan Ochoa will be creating 5 3d models for all our kobold figure dreams! Also, he'll be hosting at least 1 google hangout so you can watch and chat with him as he models!... (Read More)

If you want to talk about rules

October 8th - via:
You should join our G+ community! I've started talking about changes I'm making in the rules and I would love your feedback! G+ makes these sorts of conversations really easy.  Of course if you're more the facebook type be sure to like our page over... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1 3D Kobolds!

October 8th - via:
Alright folks, strap in, it's stretch goal time! For stretch goal #1 at $4500 I'll commission artist Juan Ochoa to create 5 unique 3d kobold models. The finished models will be released to all backers and you'll be able to print as many kobolds as... (Read More)

We're funded!

October 8th - via:
How awesome is this??!? Completely, that's how. In a little over 28 hours we've reached our funding goals. Now we're on to stretch goals! Trust me, they're awesome! I'll announce the first goal later today! Thanks for all your support! Steve  (Read More)


October 7th - via:
Holy crap you guys, we're 90% funded! We're so close! I deeply appreciate all of you and the faith you're putting in me to create an awesome product.  I promise I won't let you down! We have some great stretch goals coming up that I'll announce once... (Read More)

Updated Beta Documentation link

October 7th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Beta Documentation

October 7th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

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