Eureka: Investigative Urban Fantasy

A project in Ruston, LA by Agency of Narrative Intrigue and Mystery

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Investigation that trusts your intellect, gameplay focused on WHO your character is, and deadly realistic combat await in this TTRPG!
Backers: 245
Average Pledge Per Backer: $63

Funded: $15,455 of $3,180
Dates: Apr 10th -> May 10th (30 days)
Project By: Agency of Narrative Intrigue and Mystery
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Latest News

Well, we did it.

May 10th - via:
That’s the Kickstarter finished with $15,455, 486% of our base goal. Promoting 24/7 for over a month has exhausted us all to the point that I’m not as articulate as I could be, so let me just say that we are prouder than I think we can express in... (Read More)


May 10th - via:
OVER 15,000, BABY!!!!!! PLEDGE NOW! THIS IS THE END! GO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  (Read More)

1 Hour Remaining!

May 10th - via:
We have one hour left until the kickstarter ends! If you've been on the fence, now is really your last chance!  (Read More)

ENDS AT 2 PM CDT, MAY 10th! Less than 18 hours left! NEW STRETCH GOAL HIT!

May 9th - via:
The kickstarter ends at 2 PM CDT, May 10th. There are less than 18 hours left! This may be your last evening! Your last afternoon! Your last chance! Show it to everyone and get in there for a final push! Thank you all so much for everything. This is... (Read More)

24 Hours to Go!

May 9th - via:
Holy crap, at the time of writing this, with 26 hours to go, the Kickstarter currently sits at $13,405! Just $120 away from the next stretch goal! The Kickstarter officially ends at 2:00 PM CST on Friday, May 10th, and we have no way of accepting... (Read More)


May 8th - via:
WHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO OVER 13,000 WOW Y'all are amazing! Now we unlocked 20 more noir-themed art elements by Qsy in the rulebook, which brings it to a total of 40. That is so much quality work to really give the rulebook its own character, its... (Read More)


May 6th - via:
WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!Right before the night ends, y'all hit the next stretch goal: traits inspired by the Scooby Doo gang! Hoooooooooooooooo I cannot wait to see players utilizing these!!!!!!!!!!!! WOW I mean WOW y'all are HITTING it outta the park!... (Read More)

WE HIT IT! 11,977 DOLLARS! Get ready for over 200 entries of hunting encounters in bars, nightclubs, parties, and more! AHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!

May 6th - via:
WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOWOW We hit 10,000 on May 3rd, and now it's nearly 12,000 on May 6th! YOU ALL raised it up by 2000 dollars in three days! This is incredible. Honestly, it's amazing. Wow. And this stretch goal is SO good, I'm SO... (Read More)


May 3rd - via:
It is truly incredible. In just 3 weeks - because we still have 1 week left! - we have reached over $10,000, and it isn't even the weekend yet. To think, this is just the first project of A.N.I.M, and we've reached so high! We couldn't have done it... (Read More)

300% FUNDED! NEW STRETCH GOAL HIT! GIANT WOLF!!!!! Physical copies!

April 30th - via:
A new monstrous form for the Wolfman - a gigantic wolf able to snap up a human in a couple bites. We will write out mechanics that really add a lot of depth - and possibility - to this new form. Next are six new hunting tables for social encounters,... (Read More)

Podcast review of Eureka from The Story Told RPG! ANOTHER STRETCH GOAL HIT! GIANT WOLF FORM IS NEXT!

April 29th - via: Wow! This review from The Story Told RPG put such a huge smile on my face while listening to it. A lot of the times I kept pumping my fist and going "YEAH they get... (Read More)

Watch this new review of Eureka! Thanks Willy Muffin! It's an excellent video. ALSO, Stretch Goal Hit!

April 28th - via:
This video is a great review, with helpful visuals, specific points, personal thoughts, and interesting ideas! Along with the review, it does a great job of explaining Eureka's core mechanics with visuals, what works well about them, and all the... (Read More)

A dice table for wilderness on-foot chase scene obstacles! New stretch goal hit! PHYSICAL COPIES AVAILABLE!

April 25th - via:
More, more, more dice tables! FILLING the book with tons of delightful tricks and trials for the DM to choose from, making it easier and more fun for them and everyone! Anything could be in the wilderness, anything at all, and this table will detail... (Read More)

STRETCH GOAL HIT! Physical copies available!

April 24th - via:
This time, we will now have a dice table for urban vehicle chase scene obstacles! Cars speeding past each other in busy streets, motorcycles cutting through the labyrinth alleys, and everything else in-between; this will be full of dynamic obstacles... (Read More)

TWO STRETCH GOALS HIT! DOUBLE THE POWER! Physical copies are now available by the way!

April 19th - via:
TWO stretch goals hit today! Amazing! Thank you SO much! First, the "Document Forgery" skill - a classic of the Noir genre that will be added into the game for all investigators to use in their mysteries going forward! There is infinite potential... (Read More)


April 18th - via:
Physical copies are now available! Every backer who has backed the $22 tier or more will be eligible to receive a physical copy of the Eureka: Investigative Urban Fantasy rulebook, and every backer who backed the $32 tier or more will be eligible to... (Read More)

Physical Copies

April 18th - via:
In response to great demand—as well as figuring out a good way to do it—we have finally made the definitive decision to include physical copies as part of the Kickstarter. Every backer who has backed the $22 tier or more will be eligible to... (Read More)

Animation 2!

April 17th - via:
The update wasn't hosting two gifs for some reason, so here's the second animation as well! Again, from Blue, and absolutely lovely and what we're excited to have all over the rulebook!  (Read More)

Added BEAUTIFUL animations to the Kickstarter

April 17th - via:
These LOVELY animations from our artist Blue are just the BEST! They are now in the Kickstarter, and will be shared through our media! They perfectly capture the atmosphere of Eureka, the vibe of its experience, and feature two characters: Cessna,... (Read More)

Physical copies will be a part of the Kickstarter. You've worn us down. More info to follow.

April 16th - via:
Check your updates for top secret confidential physical copy information : )  (Read More)


April 15th - via:
WOO! JUST LIKE I WANTED, another stretch goal hit and one of my favorites! Eureka will now come with a quicksheet/flowchart for all the possible actions in combat, and there is a robust amount! Grappling, targeting limbs, variety of firearms, and... (Read More)

GOT ANOTHER STRETCH GOAL! Narrator specific character sheet for NPCs!

April 15th - via:
With the $7,270 stretch goal reached, we can now include a Narrator-specific character sheet for tracking NPCs and their stats. I (Chills) have been DMing for more than 8 years and I wish I had something like this for my early sessions when I was... (Read More)

FAQ has been updated.

April 15th - via:
We have updated the FAQ with a few more frequently asked questions, such as explaining what a "snoop" is, what the "hunting table" is, and what you get with the $302 tier.  (Read More)


April 13th - via:
Not bad at all for something coming from such a small team! Woo! We can now get two full body, full color illustrations of example investigators from Blue to really liven up the rulebook with even more character art!  And of course, this is in... (Read More)

Check out our interview with the wonderful Storytelling Conclave!

April 13th - via:
You can listen to it on Apple Podcast, Youtube, Mixlr, or their website! If you can bear with the rocky start, there’s a lot of good insight into the design of Eureka: Investigative Urban Fantasy in this podcast, and a lot of it goes into stuff... (Read More)

Another stretch goal down!

April 12th - via:
Now we will be able to afford a number of example illustrations to help convey a lot of the rulebook's more complex rules! Keep it up! We're half-way through the first set of stretch goals!  (Read More)

Alright, you have made us consider a physical copy.

April 12th - via:
We are considering a physical copy of the rulebook as a stretch goal, but it will be a lot of logistics and money to figure out.  (Read More)

Fully Funded in Three Hours!

April 12th - via:
I’m a bit late in posting this since I spent most of last night in an interview, which I will also post about later BUT WE DID IT! Eureka hit its base funding goal in just over 3 hours from launch! As much as I would love to take a break and... (Read More)

Eureka: Investigative Urban Fantasy RPG Funds in First Three Kickstarter Hours

April 11th - via:
The character driven Eureka: Investigative Urban Fantasy easily passed its Kickstarter funding goal, for the Agency of Narrative Intrigue and Mystery, in the first three hours of the project. The game promises a new approach to mystery solving RPGs which is set in a modern, urban fantasy environment. You can reserve a copy of the rule book and initial three adventures in PDF for a $22.00 pledge through May 10th. The expected delivery is January 2025. (Read More)

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