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Odyssey of the Dragonlords: 5th Edition Adventure Book

A project in Austin, TX by Arcanum Worlds

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An epic adventure book for 5E. Blends classic fantasy with Greek mythology. From the lead designer of Baldur's Gate I & II and KOTOR.
Backers: 8239
Average Pledge Per Backer: $55

Funded: $456,332 of $50,000
Dates: Apr 16th -> May 16th (30 days)
Project By: Arcanum Worlds
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Latest News

Final Day: $400k Goal Reached!

May 15th - via:
Unlocked: The Apokalypsis! Apokalypsis (ᾰ̓ποκᾰ́λῠψῐς) translates to "revelation" from ancient Greek, but of course in this context, we're talking about the end of the world as we know it. Our $400k stretch goal introduces a new... (Read More)

48 Hours Left: Add-ons Available

May 14th - via:
We're in the final stretch! Alright, it's the last 48 hours and things are getting real. We've posted new stretch goals up to our final tier of $400k, including new archetypes for all the remaining classes. Will we make it to the APOKALYPSIS?... (Read More)

$300k: Printed Stretch Goals

May 10th - via:
Unlocked: Sunken Kingdom Adventure Guide We've just unlocked the last piece of the Sunken Kingdom adventure supplement! This is a good time to reveal what we have in mind for printed versions of the stretch goals. Up until this point, we've said that... (Read More)

Unlocked: Medusa, Wizard, Warlock!

May 7th - via:
OVER 5,000 BACKERS!! We've been busy this week -- and apparently, so have you! Since our last update, we've climbed right past 5,000 backers, unlocking all of the stretch goals up to $280k. I'd like to extend a warm welcome to all of our new backers.... (Read More)

Interview: Odyssey of the Dragonlords

When exploring the sea of adventure books that are compatible with D&D 5E, none have got me quite as excited as Odyssey of the Dragonlords. As the epic adventure book continues to secure Kickstarter pledges, we caught up with James Ohlen and Jesse Sky, the masterminds behind the project to see where their inspiration came from and the lessons they (Read More)

$220k Reached: New Stretch Goals!

April 26th - via:
Over 4,000 Backers?! We're blown away by the progress that we've been making this week. For everyone who has joined us in the last several days, thank you and welcome! We never expected to come this far, and yet it seems like we're still in for quite... (Read More)

Unlocked: Minotaur Race & Roll20 Support!

April 24th - via:
Minotaur Race Unlocked! Remember - you mess with the bull, you get the horns! We've had some questions as to whether our minotaur is going to be different from the one in The Guildmaster's Guide to Ravnica. The answer is: yes! Minotaurs in Thylea... (Read More)

Exploring the Odyssey of the Dragonlords

Enter a world of gods, dragons and monsters in Odyssey of the Dragonlords, a stunning new adventure book compatable with D&D 5e. Developed by the minds behind Dragon Age, Baldur (Read More)

Odyssey Of The Dragonlords: From Former Bioware The Myths Of Ancient Greece For Dungeons & Dragons

April 22nd - via:
Odyssey of the Dragonlords is the title of the new role-playing game project by Arcanum Worlds, in which the authors mixed fantasy, epic, and Greek mythology to obtain an ambitious original setting compatible with the Open Game License of the fifth edition of Dungeons & Dragons. We had already talked about it a few months ago but these are the hours when the Kickstarter campaign dedicated to product financing was activated. (Read More)

Odyssey of the Dragonlords: da ex BioWare i miti dell

April 22nd - via:
Odyssey of the Dragonlords  (Read More)

RPG with extra olives: Odyssey of the Dragonlords

April 22nd - via:
Odyssey of the Dragonlords is a D&D 5e campaign setting that wants to introduce you to a world of adventure the likes of which Homer would write about. Maybe it (Read More)

Unlocked: Amazons and Nymphs!

April 21st - via:
Thanks to you, we've just unlocked two stretch goals -- the playable nymph race and the Amazonian huntress Ranger archetype! Ranger Archetype: The Amazonian Huntress We're very excited to offer the Amazonian huntress, because we feel that Ranger is... (Read More)

$150k Reached: New Stretch Goals!

April 20th - via:
Unlocked at $150k: Adventure Guide to the City of Aresia! The warrior monk in the above image was once cursed to wander the lands, aimlessly descending all sorts of shadowy stairs in search of his lost home. Thanks to you, he can return to his city... (Read More)

100k Reached?!

April 17th - via:
This is MADNESS! Geez... thanks to you, we've doubled our original funding goal in just two days! Not only that, but you've unlocked 4 stretch goals in the span of a single day. Altogether, this includes a total of 6 new monsters, along with some... (Read More)

Incredible: Two stretch goals unlocked already!

April 17th - via:
You are all awesome. We were stoked to wake up and see that we've blown past our first stretch goal of $60k. And then, as I prepared to update the page to reveal our new goals, we passed $70k! This is shaping up to be a fantastic campaign, and it's... (Read More)

Fully funded: THANK YOU! Our journey begins...

April 16th - via:
As of 8:30pm CST, April 16th, we are fully funded! THANK YOU! Seriously, we cannot thank you enough for backing Odyssey of the Dragonlords. We’ve been working on this book for over a year, and it's truly a labor of love. Your support means so much... (Read More)

Odyssey of the Dragonlords Sourcebook Brings Greek Mythology to D&D

April 16th - via:
A new D&D setting is on the way, Odyssey of the Dragonlords, that aims to bring the feel of Greek mythology to Fifth Edition. Arcanum Worlds has launched a Kickstarter for the campaign setting and sourcebook, which is set in a Hellenic-style world named Thylea and promises an epic campaign inspired by ancient Greek stories like The Odyssey, The Iliad, and The Argonautica. (Read More)

Odyssey of the Dragonlords: Ex-Bioware designers' 5e setting hits Kickstarter

April 16th - via:
It is still possible to download the Odyssey of the Dragonlords: Player (Read More)

D&D: Odyssey Of The Dragonlords - An RPG With Bioware Devs

March 6th - via:
Odyssey of the Dragonlords is an upcoming Fifth Edition campaign setting inspired by Greek mythology with a pretty hefty pedigree behind it. Come and step into the mythic world of Thylea, come and see what fate holds for you in this brave new world. (Read More)

Odyssey of the Dragonlords: Free D&D 5e Player's Guide from three veteran Bioware designers

February 24th - via:
This 28-page PDF is the introduction by Arcanum Worlds for a brand new 5th edition setting. There (Read More)

5E-Based Odyssey Of The Dragonlords Available For Free!

February 22nd - via:
James Ohlen and Jesse Sky alongside Drew Karpyshyn who were old hands at BioWare (yes, that BioWare) have joined forces to create Odyssey Of The Dragonlords, a new world supplement for the 5E Dungeons & Dragons system and it's available for free. (Read More)

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