Into the Mad Lands: Season 1

A project in Kansas City, MO by Mad Jay

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A West Marches gaming experience.
Backers: 53
Average Pledge Per Backer: $38

Funded: $2,007 of $1,000
Dates: Jul 17th -> Aug 16th (30 days)
Project By: Mad Jay
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Latest News

50 Backer Stretch Goal unlocked!

August 15th - via:
Congrats! You've done it! You are 50 backers strong and a pool of roughly 40 players. An extra expedition pass for each player-backer is unlocked! Joining the Mad Lands, in addition to more workhorse pawns, a second Knight, a fourth Magus and a... (Read More)

Encounters: Trolls

August 11th - via:
Legend says... "Blue Peet" The Arbiter, Addison of Trollkeep, has contributed the greatest efforts against the Mad Lands troll threat. Trollkeep and the stalwart defenders garrisoned there are the bulwark against troll incursions into the lands east... (Read More)

Encounters: Harpies.

August 10th - via:
Legends say... First encountered many cycles ago during the Jinn-Fey wars, harpies are savage aerial predators. Westhold is the current target of harpy sorties. They snatch up shiny objects, animals, and sometimes people. 5 days to go! From... (Read More)

Greater Shrine of Gemini

August 9th - via:
Legend Says... Since the last great cycle of the Owl, a stingy sorcerer searched for an artifact of incredible wealth. She traveled to the tomb of a greater arbiter forgotten in older ruins some days from Westhold. She starved to death before finding... (Read More)

Back from GenCon 2019

August 6th - via:
GenCon 2019, the usual suspects! I'm back from GenCon you can catch up on my adventures on the Diceology podcast Episode 12.  Tl:Dr - Cyberpunk Red, Pathfinder 2, Batman Ninja, Keyforge card game and shenanigans! I spent some time looking at... (Read More)

Stretch Goals

July 31st - via:
The Stretch Goals... I've been getting a handful of questions about this. I had originally decided I wasn't going to do stretch goals. I want Into the Mad Lands to be all about the play experience than I want to fulfill trinkets and bobbles that may... (Read More)

Expedition Site: The Prison of Forsaken

July 24th - via:
Legend says... the ruined fortress high in the mountains above Westhold was built from megalithic stone blocks by giants. Sometime during the God Fall a vengeful Elf had it built to hold their rivals. It grew to hold all manners of prisoners,... (Read More)

Into the Mad Lands GTD

July 23rd - via:
A peek at a few of the Mad Lands achievement badges. I wonder if we should make stickers... Collect them all!  (Read More)

The Mad Lands Unleashed!

July 18th - via:
Heralds of the Gemini The arrival of a Hidden Adept to Westhold heralds Gemini's return. The Mad Lands are unleashed!! We are doing this thang!! Mad thanks to you Mad Lands backers! I'm excited to play these games with you all and discover right... (Read More)

Pawn-Adepts of the Mad Lands

July 18th - via:
The Hidden Adepts Are you on the fence, follower of the Mad Lands, you can feel the siren's call...  For the next two pledges at exactly $50.00 each you will enter the Mad Lands as: Pawn-Adepts of the Mad Lands (Hidden Adepts) Hidden agendas gnostic... (Read More)

Boons of the Luminary

July 18th - via:
cold heavy darkness luminaries guard your dreams boons of the Mad Lands It has been an incredible first day, thank you Kickstarter backers for your support in this mad experiment. When I was stationed overseas hundreds of years ago. I played several... (Read More)

The Arbiter

July 17th - via:
born responsible a rain of violent faults An Arbiter comes An Arbiter has arrived to Westhold.  (Read More)

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