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Thirsty Sword Lesbians

A project in Oakland, CA by Fred Hicks / Evil Hat Productions

Status: Active

Cross swords and fall in love with this tabletop RPG by April Kit Walsh, celebrating queer love and power, Powered by the Apocalypse.
Backers: 3793
Average Daily Pledges: $10,784
Average Pledge Per Backer: $37

Funding: $140,191 of $19,999
Dates: Oct 13th -> Nov 12th (31 days)
Project By: Fred Hicks / Evil Hat Productions
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Latest News

Found a bug? Let’s catch it!

October 23rd - via:
You don't gotta catch em all. But a few wouldn't hurt! Bugs are adorable. They come in many shapes in sizes. They aerate soil, speed up decomposition (nom nom), and pollinate flowers. However, one place we don’t want bugs is in our text (art is... (Read More)

Roll On at Roll20Con!

October 22nd - via:
Grab a cup of coffee bright and early tomorrow and tune in to twitch as Thirsty Sword Lesbians kicks off Roll20Con! Join designer April Kit Walsh, Alexis Sara, Ana Valens, and Jamila Nedjadi live as they play the Neon City 2099 scenario from the... (Read More)

It's Been

October 20th - via:
We’ll be frank, we did not expect one week in that we’d be flirting with $100k. Y’all are some amazing badass thirsty sword backers! Since yesterday’s update announcing international shipping, we’ve funded a 25% bonus for all our... (Read More)

Thirsty Sword Lesbians Abroad!

October 19th - via:
BIG NEWS today! Thanks to a big show of support from our friends at the UK-based Mongoose Publishing, we are now able to offer shipping outside the USA for this Kickstarter. Right now we have the Smitten (all flavors) and Nice tiers set up to offer... (Read More)

Celebrating queer stories!

October 18th - via:
I continue to be blown away by all of your support and enthusiasm! Thank you from the bottom of my gay heart <3 Speaking of which, today I wanted to talk a little about queerness and RPGs. Both concepts are about journeys of discovery and not... (Read More)

Make It Gayer

October 16th - via:
We’re shamelessly stealing that line from this new review of Thirsty Sword Lesbians by Maria Fanning: “Thirsty Sword Lesbians is far from just a name. It’s a game that explores queer feelings and identity extensively, in all their beauty… If... (Read More)

Always Stretch First

October 15th - via:
Friends, you have been absolutely lavish in your support. It’s day three of the campaign and we’ve added another 400 backers in search of dangerous intrigue, tantalizing exchanges, and furtive glances over half-filled cups of wine. We'll revisit... (Read More)

A Very Passionate First Encounter!

October 14th - via:
Thank you so much to all of you! Over 1500+ backers made the first day of Thirsty Sword Lesbians a smashing success! Not only did we fund production of the game but you nimbly danced through no less than nine different stretch goals in our first 24... (Read More)

Thirsty Sword Lesbians: Tabletop RPG Is Kickstarter Hit

October 14th - via:
What do you get when you give thirsty lesbians swords? A bombshell of a Kickstarter fully funded in just three hours. Meet Thirsty Sword Lesbians, a new role-playing game as easy to play as it is LGBTQ-inclusive. (Read More)

We did it! Thirsty Sword Lesbians has funded and we're blasting onward to stretch goals

October 13th - via:
April here, feeling overwhelmed with gratitude! This beautiful book is going to be a reality, thanks to you! I’ve been working on this game for over two years and it has come a long way. Between itch supporters, Evil Hat, playtesters, contributing... (Read More)

Draw your sword: Your Preview PDF is Here

October 13th - via:
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