River of Heaven SF RPG

A project in Manchester, UK by Newt Newport

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A science fiction role-playing game set in the 28th Century, using a modified version of the OpenQuest D100 system .
Backers: 217
Average Pledge Per Backer: £19

Funded: £4,118 of £1,000
Dates: Jan 7th -> Mar 8th (60 days)
Project By: Newt Newport
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Latest News

Two hours to go and an early thank you + reward upgrade

March 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all I went to bed last night and we were about £120 away from the next stretch goal which is full colour internal art! I thought may be we will get there maybe we won't, it all hangs in the balance. When I awoke this morning I was overwhelmed by... (Read More)


March 6th - via: kickstarter.com
OK the end is nigh, lets quickly review what's already been achieved. The Basic goal of raising enough for a basic level of black and white art was achieved within 24 hours and the first stretch goal funded more art, which means I have a big enough... (Read More)

River of Heaven @7 Hills, a UK Gaming Convention 26-27 April

February 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all A small announcement for our UK backers. Both myself and John Ossoway, will be at 7 Hills convention being held in Sheffield 26-27 April 2014.  See http://7hills.org.uk/ for more details. I'll be running River of Heaven over two sessions, and... (Read More)

New Stretch Goal #2 The Last Witness scenario

February 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Until now thought lost, we've just found this gem of an adventure, The Last Witness, that has previously been run at UK conventions. I've inserted it as a Stretch Goal at the nearly achieved point of £3000, partly as a thank you to our existing... (Read More)

Nice things our backers have said about the game.

February 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Here at D101 Games we like River of Heaven, we wouldn't be putting long hours into getting it published if we didn't , but what do our backers think after they've seen the current draft? River of Heaven, here's some cool stuff  our backers have... (Read More)

Give me your kind words + incoming new Stretch Goal

February 16th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Current draft of River of Heaven now available to backers.

February 5th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Nearly half way though the campaign!

January 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all, Sorry for going dark on you all, been a bit pre-occupied getting the yearly tax return in to Her Majesties Revenue and Customs for the last week. Now that's done and I can breathe again, I'll be updating a bit more regularly. In five days... (Read More)

Stretch Goal 1 acheived + new rewards+ add ons

January 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all, Hurrah we’ve passed the first stretch goal of £2000 ! This means a lot to us (Me, John and artist Peter) since it means that we don’t have to be stingy with the art and Peter can really go to town in defining the visual look of the... (Read More)

Updated cover art

January 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Jon Hodgson (Cubicle 7, One Ring RPG, Dragon Warriors etc) sent me an updated version of his marvellous cover for River of Heaven earlier this week.  River of Heaven cover by Jon Hodgson  (Read More)

Q&A with John K

January 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Still a bit bemused about what River of Heaven is about? So was John K and he asked me the following questions. He was happy enough with my answers to come in as a backer :)  I'm planning a few more previews of the book, but for now I hope this... (Read More)


January 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all, Just a quick note to say that in just over 24 hours we've reached the Goal. Maximum Thanks to those of you who have backed it :) Regards ;O) Newt  (Read More)

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