Wizard Van

A project in Nanticoke, MD by Barrel Rider Games

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The Roleplaying Zine Where Rock Never Dies
Backers: 211
Average Pledge Per Backer: $12

Funded: $2,601 of $250
Dates: Feb 6th -> Feb 16th (10 days)
Project By: Barrel Rider Games
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Latest News


February 15th - via: kickstarter.com
We're headin' for Venus... Oh, wait. Wrong countdown. This is it, my fellow Rock n' Roll Heroes, it's go time. We're in the final day of the Wizard Van Kickstarter, and you all have absolutely blown my mind with your support. This is my first... (Read More)

What Does Rock Look Like?

February 12th - via: kickstarter.com
So, in addition to providing a list of music that inspired me, Wizard Van also includes a list of visual inspirations. The entire game takes places in a realm known as Where Rock Never Dies, but I didn't want to provide some kind fo specified... (Read More)

A Little Something from Loot the Body

February 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Loot the Body put together this little teaser for everyone. It's a 90-second slice of the Wizard Van single with some pretty awesome visuals behind it. The full song will be released soon. I don't have a whole lot else to say and when LtB showed it... (Read More)

Kickstart Your Weekend: Wizards, Witches, Wonderland, and Whatever this is!

February 9th - via: theotherside.timsbrannan.com
Some fun Kickstarters this week and quite the random selection. So let's get to it. (Read More)

Origin and Inspiration

February 8th - via: kickstarter.com
So, this is the song and music video that led to Wizard Van. I had a vague concept for the game, but had no real unifying vision for it. Then, a friend of mine said "So, it's 'The Night Begins to Shine'?" I looked up this unfamiliar tune and was like... (Read More)


February 6th - via: kickstarter.com
GREAT LEMMY'S GHOST THAT WAS FAST!Wow, in just under 75 minutes we funded! There's speed metal and then there's what you folks have done here! This is face-ripping fast and I can't express how much it means to me to see so much support for Barrel... (Read More)

Kickstarter - Wizard Van (James Spahn)

February 6th - via: tenkarstavern.com
I've known James Spahn for over a decade. He is one of the most prolific, talented, imaginative creators in the RPG industry. He's worked on IPs including Star Wars, Star Trek, The One Ring, Swords & Wizardry (and variations thereof), Labyrinth Lord, Pathfinder, 5e... the list goes on. James co-wrote Swords and Wizardry Continual Light with me and I am forever in his debt. Just so you know where I stand with James ;) (Read More)

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