Dawning Star: Fate of Eos

A project in Plantation, FL by Justin D. Jacobson

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Grab your EDF laser rifle! The critically acclaimed Dawning Star setting gets a total relaunch, using the Fate Core system.
Backers: 884
Average Pledge Per Backer: $32

Funded: $28,138 of $10,000
Dates: Sep 17th -> Oct 15th (29 days)
Project By: Justin D. Jacobson
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$30,000 - Never Going To Happen, Right?

October 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Well, this is never going to happen, right? We'll never get this thing this high, right? Right? Let's just say we do. Let's just say these last 24 hours are nuts, and we hit $30,000. What then? In our original run, we undertook a periodic, recurring... (Read More)

You Guys Are Killing Me!

October 13th - via: kickstarter.com
And I mean that in the best possible way. I got a lot of requests from people who wanted the tokens and aspect cards but couldn't afford the ALIEN ARTIFACT level. I really resisted the idea of doing them as add-ons for a number of reasons. For... (Read More)

#SneakPeekWeek: All the Stuff

October 11th - via: kickstarter.com
We're heading into our last few days. I appreciate all of the support we've gotten. But I want to make a big push for our outstanding stretch goals. To that end, today, we are showing some of the mock-ups for some of the cool stuff we'll be... (Read More)

#SneakPeekWeek: Fiction

October 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Today, we're offering up a bit of fiction. I know this can be a touchy subject. Fiction in RPG books can be hit-or-miss. Let's be honest: Some of it can be downright awful. But we think well-written, relevant pieces of fiction can help model various... (Read More)

#SneakPeekWeek: Tech

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Today's entry in our ongoing #SneakPeekWeek is tech. The pdf includes write-ups of three very different types of tech that might be found on Eos: an advanced EDF weapon, a Star Confederation artifact, and a suit of velin armor. #SneakPeekWeek - Tech... (Read More)

Attention, Retailers!

October 8th - via: kickstarter.com
This update is specifically addressed to potential retailer backers. If you've gotten to this Kickstarter page, you probably already know about our BARTER JACK pledge level. I wanted to take a moment to explain in greater detail how we are working... (Read More)

#SneakPeekWeek: Xenomorphs

October 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Continuing with #SneakPeekWeek, today we're showing a write-up of the basic vaasi soldiers: #SneakPeekWeek-Xenomorphs (pdf) As you can see, we're testing out a few new Fate mechanics. For example, you'll notice that the Light-Baffling Grenade has the... (Read More)

#SneakPeekWeek: Skills

October 7th - via: kickstarter.com
This week is #SneakPeekWeek at the project. Each day this week, we'll be posting an update revealing a bit of Dawning Star. This week: Skills. You can download a pdf of our revised skill list, including write-ups for two new skills, Red Truth and... (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Advanced Tech

October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
We hit our first stretch goal, which means the book is going to be 320 pages, 8.5"x11", hardcover. That's frankly absurd at $35 including domestic shipping. But it will get even better if hit $20,000 and get that color interior. Since we hit our... (Read More)

What the Heck Is a Velin Grass Widow?

October 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Lee Hammock Roundtable, Saturday

September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Just a quick one: Lead Dawning Star designer, Lee Hammock, is participating in a writer roundtable via Google hangout, hosted by http://www.globalgeekend.org/. He'll be talking about the writing process in general and Dawning Star in particular. If... (Read More)

Stretch Goals!

September 24th - via: kickstarter.com
I'll permit myself a brief moment to bask in the accomplishment: We've hit our funding goal! ***happy dance*** It' deeply gratifying to see the support for this setting, which we love. I'm also ecstatic about the opportunity to announce stretch... (Read More)

NOT Halfway There

September 17th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

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