Survival of the Able (Back From The Dead)

A project in Frankfort, KY by Jacob Wood

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A tabletop RPG about people with disabilities working together to overcome a zombie plague.
Backers: 230
Average Pledge Per Backer: $34

Funded: $7,748 of $6,000
Dates: Sep 28th -> Nov 1st (34 days)
Project By: Jacob Wood
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Latest News

The Final Stretch

October 30th - via:
Hi folks, We have reached that point of the campaign where the timer starts counting down hours instead of days. It's time for that one last, big push to show this off to as many people as possible before the clock hits 0 at 9 p.m. EDT on Monday,... (Read More)

Can't. Contain. Excitement.

October 21st - via:
Last night I was talking with Todd about the campaign, and he mentioned that at the rate we were going we might be funded by the weekend. Imagine my surprise when we funded the next day. I am floored by the incredible outpouring of support. I know I... (Read More)

Zones and Maps

October 17th - via:
Hi folks, Before we get into the meat and bones of this update's topic, I just wanted to point out how we have now reached approximately 75% of our goal with 15 days to go. You are all so incredible, and your support of the campaign has really helped... (Read More)

Accessibility Tools in 1347 A.D.

October 15th - via:
I've been asked on a few occasions about my take on tools and accommodations used by the characters in Survival of the Able. In the campaign text for the Kickstarter, I go so far as to say this game specifically aims to deprive players of the... (Read More)

Weapons of Choice: How Fonts Improve Accessibility

October 13th - via:
Hello, hello, backers. I'm Todd Crapper, representing the production half of the team behind Survival of the Able. First off, I wanted to thank each of you for standing behind SotA's rise from the dead. When I reached out to Jacob about finding a way... (Read More)

Survival of the Able Live Play from Everyone-Games

October 12th - via:
Hi folks, As we mentioned in our first update, I ran Survival of the Able during the Everyone-Games event on October 2nd. If you weren't able to catch the live stream on Twitch at the time, you now have a chance to watch us play the game via the... (Read More)

Survival of the Able 101

October 10th - via:
Hi folks, Wow, what an incredible first two weeks we have had. I haven't been very talkative up to this point because I have been busy with the Everyone-Games event (stay tuned for a link to the livestream we recorded) and had some out-of-state... (Read More)

Crushing it, and a live event this Saturday

September 30th - via:
Hi folks, I'm floored by the amazing outpouring of support you all are showing. In just two days, we've already surpassed the amount of pledges for the first campaign (about $2120) and with fewer backers. That's proof of just how great it is to be... (Read More)

Zombie RPG Survival of the Able is about being disabled in an undead apocalypse

September 30th - via:
Tackle a zombie apocalypse as a party of disabled characters living in 14th century Europe in the upcoming roleplaying game, Survival of the Able. Set in 1367 AD during the spread of The Black Death, a plague that killed around 700 million people, Survival of the Able is a horror RPG about a group of disabled people finding ways of overcoming adversity in the face of undead terrors. (Read More)

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