Eldritch RPG: The Revised Edition

A project in Panama City, FL by Dan Cross

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The original game revised and updated to include monsters, traps, and the complete campaign setting of Ainerêve!
Backers: 92
Average Pledge Per Backer: $50

Funded: $4,565 of $4,000
Dates: Oct 17th -> Nov 16th (31 days)
Project By: Dan Cross
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Latest News

$65 away from stretch goal?

November 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Holy cow...we are sixty five bucks away from our stretch goal with an hour to go! Please everybody send the word out! Phone home, call the national guard and paramedics, anything! Good luck :-)  (Read More)

Nearing the stretch goal of $4500

November 15th - via: kickstarter.com
I am pleased to see we have a chance of meeting our $4500 stretch goal where we get the online character and monster generator, and a special Eldritch system intro adventure for the world of Shaintar from Evil Beagle games (also dual stat for Savage... (Read More)

We made it!

November 13th - via: kickstarter.com
 We are funded! We still have stretch goals at $4500, with an online character generator and a new adventure written by Sean Patrick Fannon in the offerings. With only two hours left, that will be a stretch indeed, but let's see if we can all make... (Read More)

The Campaign World

November 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings Eldritch RPG fans! I received some feedback that some backers don't have a clear enough idea of what they're getting with the campaign setting of Ainerêve. So I am going to link to a large excerpt from the book material. Note that this... (Read More)

Shout Out for Eldritch RPG Kickstarter

November 9th - via: carpgp.blogspot.com
Once upon a time, BHP nearly published the Ainerêve Campaign Setting for the Eldritch RPG (published by Goodman Games). Now, the creator of Eldritch RPG, Dan Cross, is attempting to combine a revised version of the game and setting together into one book. He has an active kickstarter underway that is nearly 2/3rd’s to funding. (Read More)

The Character Sheet

November 5th - via: kickstarter.com
 The Character Sheet Hello backers! I know many players judge a game by its character sheet. Truly, much can be gleaned from taking a quick look at just how the game lays out its characters. Eldritch RPG is very simple, and I'm going to step you... (Read More)

Progress report

November 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
We sit at 56% funded right now, with 13 days to go. I appreciate every one of my supporters, and you may have noticed I've increased your benefits. So far I've added one free PDF adventure to the $50+ tiers (which I will write myself), upgraded all... (Read More)

Now all print books will be in full color!

November 1st - via: kickstarter.com
I have decided to upgrade all of the physical books to full color. The PDF will also be upgraded to full color interior, although I will provide a "printer-friendly" version of the PDF for those who like to print out sections for quick reference.... (Read More)

New Major Milestone Revealed!

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Major new stretch goal folks!  The Eldritch rules can support any world  Sean Patrick Fannon of Evil Beagle Games has agreed to pen a bonus adventure for the Eldritch RPG in PDF format upon this Kickstarter reaching the goal of $4500. Yes, this is... (Read More)

Ainerêve excerpt

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
As mentioned earlier in this campaign, I'll be writing a bonus adventure in PDF format for those who pledge at the $50 an above level. I figured today would be a good idea to reveal a bit more about where that adventure will be set. The short version... (Read More)

A flexible magic system

October 26th - via: kickstarter.com
The Eldritch Role Playing game was initially designed as a generic system, adaptable to any game world. One aspect of the rules that's highly adaptable is the magic system. Mechanics wise, it works just like other abilities. Arcanum is the... (Read More)

The Forums

October 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Good evening,  So far we're nearly half way to the funding mark. Since I didn't make it clear before, this game will be close to 200 pages, depending on the layout and font size choices (average 650 words a page to avoid squinting).  Those who are... (Read More)

The Quickstart rules

October 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings backers,  For those of you who are unaware, you can test drive the Eldritch RPG rules by downloading the free Quickstart Guide. This guide includes a very simple adventure using the rules from the 1st printing, but since this is a revision... (Read More)

The genesis of Ainerêve

October 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Eldritch RPG was written as a generic fantasy role playing system, but the name of the game itself evokes images of dark mystery, ancient magic, and mysterious creatures of the chthonian realm. I knew from the start it also needed a setting of its... (Read More)

Designer’s Blog, Entry 3: Generating Monsters

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings to all Eldritch backers! When I launched the Eldritch Role Playing (or ERP for short) in 2008, I did a series of short blog entries on the Goodman Games forums, and I felt it appropriate to reproduce them here over time. The first two... (Read More)

Designers Notes, Entry #2: Character Creation

October 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings to all backers! I can’t say thank you enough for your investment in the future of this game. The campaign is still trending strong. As always, anything you do to spread the word is very much appreciated! This edition will be the... (Read More)

Combat Resolution in the Eldritch Role-Playing System

October 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Good evening my gaming friends! The campaign is still rolling along well, but we've got a good way to go, and spreading the word is no small task for small fish in an ocean of excellent and diverse gaming projects. I thought perhaps it would help to... (Read More)

A great start, new add-on, and a surprise

October 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Greetings backers! Thank you all so much for your contributions! I'm excited that the project is already at 23% a day into the campaign. I received some feedback about pledge levels and decided to include an add-on option of $5 to the $35 tier for... (Read More)

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