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Fate Dice™: Dice For Your Fate & Fudge Games

A project in Silver Spring, MD by Fred Hicks / Evil Hat Productions

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Help Evil Hat launch and expand a new line of Fudge Dice for use with Fate and Fudge roleplaying games (and more)!
Backers: 1750
Average Pledge Per Backer: $45

Funded: $78,367 of $10,000
Dates: Apr 16th -> May 21st (36 days)
Project By: Fred Hicks / Evil Hat Productions
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Latest News

21 Hours to Double the Line

May 21st - via:
We're at the 21 hour mark, give or take, and the $70,000 stretch goal -- our Leather & Brass set -- is less than $2,500 away from happening.  We've made incredible progress in the last two days -- raising nearly $12,000 in 48 hours -- so we're... (Read More)

Orientation for Newcomers, Eldritch Unlocks, and the Final 48

May 19th - via:
TL;DR Summary: The Eldritch set has unlocked, and the final 48 hours are here. Also found here is a graphical "orientation" for folks who are just now arriving as part of the 48 hour "remind me" notifications. Welcome! Today has been amazing. We... (Read More)

Overpledging, and the Samples Fairy Comes Early

May 18th - via:
TL;DR Summary: Fred explains what happens if you "overpledge" (short version: we'll convert it to Evil Hat webstore credit, but there's more to it than that). Also, the samples arrived this weekend instead of Monday as originally projected. We... (Read More)

Samples Coming, a Dresden Decision, and the Final Mystery

May 17th - via:
TL;DR Summary: Samples are coming for the Valentine, Vampire, and Final Mystery sets, hoped to arrive on Monday. The Dresden Fuego vote is both inconclusive and conclusive. And what the heck, let's go ahead and launch into our last weekend with the... (Read More)

Dresden Dice: Choose the Form of the Destructor!

May 15th - via:
TL;DR Summary: Quick Eldritch update; but the main event: we want to finalize the Dresden Dice set in the next 48 hours, and we need your input to choose the final form of the "fuego" die. Hello again Fate Dice folks! The response to the Eldritch... (Read More)

Funded Vampires, Eldritch Samples, and More

May 14th - via:
Happy Tuesday, Fate Dice fans!  We've reached the final week of this campaign, and things have been going gangbusters. Excitement! Vampires! Eldritch horrors from beyond time and space! Samples! Let's get to it. Our first big news: We've hit our... (Read More)

Delayed Samples and the Origin Story of Fate Dice

May 9th - via:
TL;DR Summary: Funding has been going strong. Samples for the Eldritch set will be delayed until Tuesday. Fred talks at length about the use and challenge of glow in the dark ink and the origin of the new marking style for Fate Dice. Hey all, This... (Read More)

The $60,000 Stretch Goal Is... Wait For It...

May 6th - via:
TL;DR Summary: The final two weeks have begun! We're throwing some extra promotional effort into play to get the word out, but we could use your help too. There are banner graphics. Also, we're announcing the $60,000 set, but are waiting for samples... (Read More)

Weekend Update: First Round of New Samples Are In!

May 4th - via:
Hello, Fate Dice folks!  We just got in some new samples—on a Saturday, ahead of expectation!—and we couldn't wait to share the images with you. Part of the reason we’re getting these new samples is that we had a new mold made to reposition... (Read More)

Molds, Samples, and Spreadsheets: Oh My!

May 2nd - via:
TL;DR Summary: Valentine Dice are nearly funded. We've got some spreadsheets you can use to doublecheck your pledge amount. The new mold has been made. Samples are on their way.  Happy Thursday, Fate Dice folks! Just a few quick updates for you on... (Read More)

The $50,000 Stretch Set Doesn't Drink... Wine

April 29th - via:
TL;DR Summary: The $50k stretch goal is Vampire Dice, in a mix of red, purple, and so-dark-it's-black purple, all pearlized, based on backer feedback via last week's survey. See the picture for a rough digital mock-up. Explanations of finer details... (Read More)

Our Survey May Have Been Insufficiently Shiny

April 26th - via:
TL;DR Summary: A bunch of folks missed the survey. Happy Friday, Fate Dice folks! We've gotten a few people telling us that they completely missed the survey links in the prior update -- probably because of the big, shiny Valentine Dice graphic!... (Read More)

Our First Second Batch Stretch Goal: Valentine Dice

April 23rd - via:
TL;DR summary: Our $40,000 stretch goal is the first set for our Second Batch set to ship early next year -- Valentine Dice, in white, pink, and purple. We also have a survey we'd like you to answer so we can get a read on where we should head in... (Read More)

The Last Mystery Solves Mysteries... With Fire and Ice

April 22nd - via:
TL;DR Summary: Our fourth set, the last of the Early Batch, will be a blue and fiery orange themed Dresden Files Winter Knight set. Fred loses control of his mouth and talks for 11 minutes by video to explain: original all-iridescent set only worked... (Read More)

Twenty Thousand Gets You An Atomic Robot

April 16th - via:
TL;DR: Atomic Robo dice are the next set! Colors straight from the comics. Two translucent colors (cyan and green), plus a pearlized robotic-metal grey. The green dice will have white markings in the final format rather than the black ink of the... (Read More)

Funded! And the next set is revealed...

April 16th - via:
TL;DR: Iridescent dice in blue, green, and purple! Scroll to the bottom to see the gorgeousness. When Chris Hanrahan and I sat down to put together our first ideas for a set of Fate Dice, we knew exactly what style of dice we wanted to emulate. If... (Read More)

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