Veil of Ruin

Trophy RPG

A project in Houston, TX by The Gauntlet Gaming Community

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A tabletop roleplaying game of dark forests, doomed treasure-hunters, and a world woven on a loom of rumor, history, and myth.
Backers: 2543
Average Pledge Per Backer: $83

Funded: $210,141 of $10,000
Dates: Jan 21st -> Feb 23rd (34 days)
Project By: The Gauntlet Gaming Community
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Latest News

The end is near...

February 22nd - via:
Hello! We are in the final hours of the Trophy campaign. This will be the last update before the campaign ends. Let's dig in!  The Facebook Social Goal needs your help We have unlocked two of the Social Goals, but there is still one more to go. The... (Read More)

BONUS stretch goal: Expanded Physical Books!

February 20th - via:
Wow! You have already unlocked Roots of Old Kalduhr: The Trophy Gold Megadungeon! So... what are we going to do with these last 70 hours? How about this: BONUS stretch goal: Expanded Physical Books If we can hit $185K USD, we will add ALL of the... (Read More)

Just 6 days left!

February 17th - via:
Greetings! With just 6 days remaining in the campaign, we're making good progress on unlocking the final stretch goal, Roots of Old Kalduhr, but we still have a ways to go. Some updates... Social Goals Social goals are one of the best ways to give... (Read More)

FINAL stretch goal: Roots of Old Kalduhr!

February 13th - via:
We are ready to reveal the FINAL stretch goal for the Trophy campaign. If we can hit $150K USD, we will unlock... Roots of Old Kalduhr: The Trophy Gold Megadungeon!  That's right: in the tradition of Undermountain, The Emerald Spire, Anomalous... (Read More)

What it's like to be a GM in Trophy. Plus: many updates!

February 11th - via:
Hello! We have a number of updates for you today, so let's get going! Sunken and Oligarchy are now on Kickstarter Two more Trophy-related Zinequest projects have gone live: Sunken and Oligarchy.  Sunken is a game of nautical horror, Rooted in... (Read More)

The Blossoming Sea, Trophy resources, convention appearances, and more!

February 7th - via:
Today we have some updates regarding the wider Trophy RPG community. Let's dig in! Things Lost to the Blossoming Sea As you may know, part of the Trophy Loom book is being crowdsourced so that fans can put their own little stamp on the world of the... (Read More)

Candlelight, Richter: The Rotting City, and MYCELIUM

February 5th - via:
The roots of the forest have burrowed their way into ZineQuest 2! The first three Trophy ZineQuest projects are live! Here is a bit more information about them, plus regular updates for our campaign.  Candlelight Candlelight is a role playing game... (Read More)

Reduced international shipping, Roll20 tools, and more!

February 3rd - via:
Hello! We have a lot of exciting updates for you today, so let's dive in... Reduced international shipping We've been working on international shipping for awhile and we're happy to say we've landed on a solution that will allow us to reduce the... (Read More)

Trophy is coming to ZineQuest 2!

February 1st - via:
One of our top priorities is to make sure Trophy and its add-ons are supported for years to come. You may have heard, for example, that a third game in the series, Trophy Colossus, is coming later this year. Another way we are supporting Trophy is by... (Read More)

Trophy as a System

January 29th - via:
Greetings!  Some updates... International Shipping We're getting close to being able to offer a lower price on international shipping. We're having a lot of conversations and getting some stuff worked out. We may only able to get a lower price on... (Read More)

Updates on Stretch Goals, Social Goals, and more!

January 27th - via:
Hello! Here are some Monday afternoon campaign updates for you... Stretch Goals  You are absolutely crushing these stretch goals. So far, we have unlocked NINE additions to the project, which is just incredible.  Next up is Matthew Gravelyn, who... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Descriptions

January 25th - via:
Folks, you are smashing through the stretch goals (yay!) and Kickstarter's word limit makes it impossible to keep the descriptions for each one on the page. We're going to keep the descriptions in this post so that new backers can read about them.... (Read More)

Social Goals!

January 23rd - via:
We have completed the first 48 hours of the campaign! Thanks so much for all your help spreading the word about this awesome project! Today's update is about social goals. Social goals are a fun and effective way to get the word out. We are starting... (Read More)

We're off to a great start! The next 24 hours are CRITICAL

January 22nd - via:
The first 24 hours of the Trophy campaign have been a whirlwind, to say the least! We hit our goal in less than an hour and have already unlocked FOUR stretch goals. Thank you all so much for your support! Everyone on the Trophy team is humbled,... (Read More)

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