Steam Up: A Feast of Dim Sum


A project in Northampton, MA by Hannah Shaffer

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Noirlandia is a tabletop RPG about a tangled murder mystery in a bizarre, corrupt city of your own design.
Backers: 805
Average Pledge Per Backer: $30

Funded: $23,897 of $3,500
Dates: Apr 19th -> May 19th (31 days)
Project By: Hannah Shaffer
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Latest News

The Final Hours, and One Last Stretch Goal!

May 17th - via:
Hey everyone, Evan here! This month has been an amazing experience for me. I’m overwhelmed by the support and enthusiasm this project has received. In the upcoming months, I’ll be working full-time on game design and art, thanks to you! There’s... (Read More)

A Peek Inside the Setting Envelopes

May 13th - via:
There’s now less than one week left in the Noirlandia campaign. It’s been a great month, and it’s hard to believe it’s almost over. This week, we’ve been working behind the scenes to finish a complete draft of a quickstart setting, so our... (Read More)

David Lynch-inspired Leads, Surreal Selfies, and Upcoming Community Goals

May 9th - via:
With 10 days left in the Noirlandia campaign, we’re thrilled to have surpassed 500 backers, and we’re inching our way to $17,000. At $20,000 we’ll be unlocking the Noirlandia Casebook, a pocket-sized notebook for recording your Noirlandia... (Read More)

Announcing our next stretch goal! Custom-designed Noirlandia case books!

May 5th - via:
It’s been a week in the making, but we’re excited to announce our next Noirlandia stretch goal. At $20,000, we’ll be able to offer custom-designed Noirlandia case books to all backers who are backing the game at $25 and above. A proof copy of... (Read More)

Let's talk noir! Share your favorite books, games, and films

May 2nd - via:
There's a little over two weeks to go in the Noirlandia campaign. We've entered the quiet middle, and it's a great time to sit back and appreciate some of our inspirations for the game. If you're looking for some good noir to get in the spirit of... (Read More)

Announcing the final mystery setting stretch goal, plus community goals!

April 28th - via:
It's been an exciting week for Noirlandia! With your help, we unlocked new stretch goals from two amazing designers. Sarah Richardson's courtesan noir setting, City of Scarlet Light, will be included with the game, as will Emily Care Boss's cyberpunk... (Read More)

Noirlandia is the Games Project of the Day, and revealing new stretch settings!

April 26th - via:
How cool is that! We woke up this morning and discovered that Noirlandia is currently featured on the Kickstarter front page, as the Games Project of the Day! Thank you to everyone who has just hopped on board. It's great to have you as part of the... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Achieved and Additional Noir Portraits!

April 25th - via:
It’s been almost a week since the Noirlandia Kickstarter launched, and what a wonderful first week it’s been! Thank you again for your enthusiasm. It means the world!With your support, we’ve soared past three different setting stretch goals,... (Read More)

Second stretch goal achieved! And announcing social stretch goals for unlocking more Noirlandia features!

April 22nd - via:
We're very excited to announce community stretch goals! We wanted to spread the word about Noirlandia, have some fun with the community, and unlock great new features of the game. The two things we can unlock are: 1) New “lead generators” for... (Read More)

First stretch goal achieved! Get ready for vampires!

April 20th - via:
With your help, we achieved the first Noirlandia stretch goal on day 1! Tiraval, a medieval fantasy setting from Choice of Games writer and editor Rebecca Slitt, will be included as a quick-start mystery in the game! Uncover who killed the matriarch... (Read More)

We've reached 100%! Thank you!

April 19th - via:
Holy cow! With your help, we've passed 100% funding on day 1! Thank you for the outpouring of support you've shown us today. We're so excited to share Noirlandia with you, and it's been amazing to read your words of enthusiasm and encouragement. So,... (Read More)

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