A project in Seattle, WA by Ben Robbins

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A game about communities by Ben Robbins, creator of Microscope. Do you change the Kingdom or does the Kingdom change you?
Backers: 1113
Average Pledge Per Backer: $27

Funded: $30,303 of $2,500
Dates: May 29th -> Jun 25th (27 days)
Project By: Ben Robbins
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Latest News

Longbows & Lincoln Green

June 24th - via:
Today is the very last day to back Kingdom. It ends tonight. Is there still time to squeeze in two more playsets? I think so. Bandits in the Sheriff's Wood: Are they truly rebels defying the tyranny of an unjust lord or criminals hiding from justice?... (Read More)

God Complex

June 21st - via:
We have entered a very dangerous time.I've got to chose my playsets carefully. I don't know how high into the gaming heavens you excellent people are going to send this kickstarter so I can't be sure which batch will be the very last to go into the... (Read More)

Throw 'Em in the Airlock!

June 17th - via:
The Kingdom kickstarter is now officially in its final week. Time for a new stretch goal! Today's theme: alone in a sea of enemies. Battlestar Orion: The last ship of the armada protects a rag-tag fugitive fleet, hoping to build a new home out of the... (Read More)

"When you're sitting at the gaming table it's such a rare and sacred time"

June 16th - via:
If you want to hear me talk about how Kingdom works and why I enjoy it (and all gaming) so much, today is your day! You've got not one but two interviews to listen to: Self-Critical Hits with Miles Gaborit BAMF Podcast with Mike Lafferty Thanks to... (Read More)

Cry havoc and let slip the dogs of Q&A

June 13th - via:
All those burning questions you've had about Kingdom but were afraid to ask? Well now there's a discussion thread, just for you. Dig into the mechanics of Kingdom and see what makes it tick: Kingdom Q&A Thanks to the great folks at RPGGeek for... (Read More)

Grottos & Griffons

June 11th - via:
Kingdom goes old school! See if you can spot the cleverly hidden classical gaming references in these playsets: Banana Republic: Juntas, puppet regimes, oppressed citizens and friendly neighborhood CIA advisors. Securing corporate profits and a safe... (Read More)

The New Calculus of War

June 7th - via:
I can't hold out any longer. We need some Starfall in these stretch goals: Dwarf Mountain: The dragon is dead. The dwarves have returned to the halls of their forefathers to rebuild and claim glory anew. But hard-won gold is hard-kept. Thieves are... (Read More)

Gold, Glory or Honor?

June 5th - via:
We played a bunch of Kingdoms. Some of them were so great that I think you should get a shot at them too so I'm putting them in the book as playsets. Assuming we hit the stretch goals, that is: Lost in Luxury Space: If your cruise ship has a... (Read More)

M is for Muppet!

June 3rd - via:
Another stretch goal emerges! Two more Kingdom playsets await you! HMS Rubicon: Proudly flying His Majesty's flag on the far side of the world in the age of sail and cannon. Kid's Television Workshop (KTW): A small public television studio devoted to... (Read More)

For Rigel! For Freedom!

June 1st - via:
Old goal: vanquished! New goal: unlocked! Two more Kingdom playsets loom on the horizon: Partisans of Rigel IV: The human colony struggles under the thumb of alien invaders but the Resistance refuses to kneel. For Rigel! For Freedom! Eshbal, The Door... (Read More)

Stretch Goals: Nuked From Orbit

May 31st - via:
So… that starting goal I set? Blown out of the water. I mean, wow, you guys nuked that thing. From orbit. With extreme prejudice. We're just 36 hours in, but clearly it's time for some stretch goals! For each level we reach I'll include more... (Read More)

What's that noise?

May 30th - via:
Well, let's just take a look and see how the Kickstarter is doing… Holy crackers. It's just under 24 hrs and we're past 250%. I don't know what to say except you folks are awesome. I've been quietly working on Kingdom for so long that suddenly... (Read More)

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