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Secrets of the Nethercity

A project in Durham, NC by Autarch

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An immersive dungeon sandbox designed for the Adventurer Conqueror King System and other D20 OSR RPGs.
Backers: 466
Average Pledge Per Backer: $56

Funded: $26,252 of $15,000
Dates: Jun 12th -> Jul 13th (32 days)
Project By: Autarch
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Latest News

$25,000 - Thank You!

July 13th - via:
I went to bed last night thinking "I hope we make it by the end of tomorrow" and woke up to see we'd already hit the number. That's amazing - thank you. Here's what you've unlocked! Tower of Knowledge: The Tower of Knowledge offers alchemists, sages,... (Read More)

One Day More!

July 12th - via:
Thank you everyone for all the support so far. There's one day left, which means it's time to make you all miserable with a song.  [ALEX]One day moreAnother day, another post from meThis never-ending road to Nethercity.Our crowdfunding's now out of... (Read More)

Kingpins of Crime: Unlocked!

July 11th - via:
We've cracked $20,000 and hit our first bonus goal! Thank you, everyone. Newton is exceptionally excited that he'll be able to share the details of the Cyfaraun thieves' guild in great detail. As always with ACKS we have aimed to provide material... (Read More)

From Concept to Completion - Michael Syrigos Art

July 10th - via:
Thanks for a huge outpouring of support over the last 48 hours. Remember that we've updated our bonus goals and if we hit $25,000 we'll have an action-packed supplement with $35,000 worth of content. Now for some eye candy. On our July 3rd update, we... (Read More)

Upping the Stakes

July 9th - via:
We had a great outpouring of support over the holiday weekend. Thank you to everyone who pledged or upped their pledged - and of course a special shout-out to Bobloblah, the first Cosmarch of the Logos!  We're down to four days and I hope that some... (Read More)

Are We the Baddies?

July 5th - via:
What happens when, in the course of play, you discover that your elven spellsword's beloved ancestors were actually sinister villains? Newton's world was rocked by what he learned in the Nethercity! You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this... (Read More)

Wall Graves, sir! Billions of 'em!

July 3rd - via:
Wall graves are found everywhere in the Nethercity - burial niches carved into the volcanic rock and lined with painted plaster used for the interment of common Chthonic worshipers. Horizontal wall graves are about 6’ wide, 3’ deep, and 1.5"... (Read More)

The Alchemic Lab Chimerical Apparatus

June 27th - via:
Because Secrets of the Nethercity is full-color, that affords us the opportunity to do some images of the complex rooms in the dungeon that can help your adventurers visualize what's going on. Here's The Alchemic Lab Chimerical Apparatus with art by... (Read More)

It's a Magical Day!

June 23rd - via:
In celebration of being funded this weekend, I wanted to share a few of the magic items that make an appearance in this adventure. I've chosen these items because I think they are exemplary of the strange culture of the Nethercity elves as they fell... (Read More)

We Funded - Thank you!

June 22nd - via:
Thank you, everyone, for your support! With your backing we've just reached enough to fund the project. We're very grateful for the opportunity to bring you Secrets of the Nethercity! Hopefully with the remaining 20 days we will continue to attract... (Read More)

Maps from Top to Bottom

June 20th - via:
Thank you everyone for the steady flow of support. We'll likely be funded within the week and I anticipate we'll hit at least a few of the bonus goals. It's very gratifying to have another project find support. As we mentioned in the video and... (Read More)

The Ecology of the Nethercity

June 18th - via:
Thanks to everyone who pledged over the weekend! We had a strong showing and our on track to fund this week, and move on to bonus goals.  Today I want to talk about the ecology of the Nethercity. The combination of the sewage flow from the... (Read More)

Introducing the Faewyrd...

June 15th - via:
Thank you to all the new backers who pledged yesterday! We've crested over $10,000 and should hit the core target within the next few days. Hopefully from there everyone will upgrade to... Cosmarch.... and we'll have an explosion of bonus goals, too!... (Read More)

Day 2: Necromancy of the Nethercity

June 14th - via:
Another very strong day! Thank you all for the outpouring of support. We're very grateful as well to all of you who have helped promote our Kickstarter on your blog, Twitter feed, G+ account, and other social media.  Today I want to share a bit... (Read More)

Halfway to Funding! Here's a Necrosection Table

June 13th - via:
That was a great first day! We broke over $8,000 in funding in our first 24 hours, which is a new record for an Autarch Kickstarter. Thank you all for that outpouring of support!  We've had a number of people take advantage of our "Early Emperor"... (Read More)

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