Ambient Environments : Soundtracks for RPG Settings

A project in Portland, OR by Gil Luna

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Soundtracks inspired by years of dungeon delving, treasure hunting and tavern hopping—just in time for your next adventure!
Backers: 113
Average Pledge Per Backer: $73

Funded: $8,293 of $3,000
Dates: Jun 28th -> Jul 29th (31 days)
Project By: Gil Luna
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Latest News

3 Days to Go! - Track Lists Added

July 27th - via:
Here we are nearing the end of the Ambient Environments campaign and it's been a good one. This is our first real Kickstarter and I'm happy to report that it's been a great experience so far thanks to such dedicated backers. Yes, that's you!  So... (Read More)

The Forest of the Fae

July 27th - via:
Hey, everyone! Jonathan here again (by the way, anyone else rockin' out to Streets of Seattle? I totally am head bumping to it). I've been spending most of my free time this week working on more entries for the PDF! It's been going faster than I... (Read More)

Epic Battles!

July 24th - via:
We did it! Thanks to a few generous donations this morning we have now reached the "Epic Battles!" stretch goal. The Epic Battles soundtrack will feature all kinds of battle sequences from medieval castle sieges, gang wars, street riots, WWII... (Read More)

A taste of Dawn

July 23rd - via:
Hey, everyone! Jonathan here! There's been so many official things to talk about, what with Gil releasing bevy's of new samples, and your incredible support which has brought us through a good chunk of our stretch goals at a remarkable pace! Thanks... (Read More)

The Tunnels Deep

July 23rd - via:
Another sample was added. I'm going to try to keep them coming all week for the final days of our Kickstarter. The new sample is "The Tunnels Deep" from the Dungeon Crawler's. In it you'll hear the low drone of doom along with screams of horror from... (Read More)

Final Week! - New Sample

July 21st - via:
Happy Sunday! This is the final week to get the word out. We've been working hard on advertising, sharing and promoting as much as possible and will continue to do so in order to deliver the most to all of the great backers of Ambient Environments.... (Read More)

New Kickstarter Exclusive Sample - New Soundtrack (Stretched!)

July 20th - via:
Happy Saturday everyone! I've added a new sample from the Kickstarter Exclusives that I promised you. "Ambush!" has been added as the 13th track to the Traveller's Collection. "A party of five on horseback pulling a wagon are traveling peacefully to... (Read More)

Moving Right Along - New Sample - Stretch Goals Unlocked!

July 19th - via:
Hello Everyone! Looks like since we reached our goal that the pledges have come pouring in. We've had great success with our cross-promotions (working on a few more as well) and the word has been getting out pretty rapidly. If you've shared our... (Read More)

3rd Major Update - Another Cross-Promo - PayPal

July 17th - via:
We have some more great news (as usual!). 1. We have partnered with, yet, another Kickstarter team in order to bring you more for your pledges. That's right, the project PRIMEVAL: THULE brought to you by Sasquatch Game Studio, LLC. has given us their... (Read More)

Stretch goal... unlocked!

July 17th - via:
Gil and Jonathan here. You guys have leveled up! 2 tracks will be created toward building "The Final Frontier" soundtrack on the Sci-Fi collection. Those who have pledged at $80 and above will receive these tracks as part of their prize. For everyone... (Read More)

Short Update-New Sample

July 17th - via:
Hi all! Well, with all the excitement of becoming funded...I was on Facebook letting people know that we were close to our goal and when I looked at my email a minute later we were funded...I forgot to mention that I put up a new sample from the... (Read More)


July 16th - via:
Thanks to all of you for your support. There's more good stuff to come and we'll be posting some really cool updates on some more cross-promotional deals we're making. Now, onto the stretch goals! ~g.luna  (Read More)

Enter the Hive

July 15th - via:
Jonathan here, hoping everyone had a great weekend and is ready to start a fantastic week. This has been a great weekend for me: I've watched the Kickstarter climb almost a thousand dollars this week and now we are so close to our goal. I can feel... (Read More)

Short Update

July 12th - via:
I usually don't try to post more than one update in a day. But I uploaded a simple chart where you can easily assess your pledge levels and matching rewards. Hope this helps! Click here to view. ~g.luna  (Read More)

New Samples Forthcoming

July 12th - via:
It's great to see such progress on our Kickstarter and it was fantastic for Fabled Environments to reach out to us. They are legendary and I have collected quite a few Fabled Environment products over the years. It's quite nice to be noticed by them... (Read More)

The final countdown to funding?

July 12th - via:
Jonathan here, just marveling that we're almost at our goal! About eight hundred dollars left to go—not very much, all things considered. A huge thank you to everyone who has donated so far. I know you're going to love what Gil's putting together.... (Read More)

Dyson's Maps

July 11th - via:
Hey, everyone! Jonathan here. Small update tonight: I know that most of us here are GMs and, as such, are always looking for other cool tools to help us plan our campaigns. One of my favorite is Dyson's Maps. Out of a love for the game, Dyson has... (Read More)

A Fabled Environments Cross-Promotion and other Major News!

July 9th - via:
We have teamed up with Fabled Environments (click the link for more info) and are offering some special cross-promotional pledge levels. This is an incredible partnership and we are very excited to offer up these items to our pledgers. In addition... (Read More)

Gil's working on more music, I'm thinking more and more about that Navigation stretch goal

July 9th - via:
Jonathan here! Hope everyone had an easy start to the week. Seeing that we're only a thousand away (!) from our goal, Gil is preparing to work on the next set of tracks. He says that he would like to have another set of samples up within the next two... (Read More)

A little something cyberpunk

July 7th - via:
Tonight I was taking a break from High Fantasy and delving into the world of Cyberpunk and sci-fi with Gil's sample track, "Hacking In." I was listening to the track tonight, thinking about where I could use it in a game. Hacking In is a good name... (Read More)

Press release!

July 6th - via:
We sent out some press releases this week for the project to spread the word a little more. We want this to happen. We think music is important to RPG gaming, and we know we can deliver the quality that gamers deserve. One of the press releases went... (Read More)

Musings on The Sewers Beneath

July 6th - via:
Hey, everyone! Jonathan here. Another freewrite tonight, that hit me as I was listening to The Sewers Beneath (which is one of our samples, if you haven't checked it out yet). I was trying to come up with a campaign in which I could use it, and then... (Read More)

Major update!

July 4th - via:
Hey, everyone! We wanted to let you know that a major update occurred today to our project. Here's the overview, in case you haven't seen it. 1. We've added 3 tracks to the Fantasy Collection in order to include some fighting tracks and another due... (Read More)

Almost halfway there!

July 4th - via:
Hello, everyone! Well, day five and we're nearly halfway there. We'd love to make the halfway point before the weekend. We think it's doable, and we're going to keep spreading word about the project to make it happen. You can help: if you have any... (Read More)

We Take Your Comments Seriously

July 2nd - via:
Hi all! Just wanted to share that we've been keeping up with all your comments and feedback from Kickstarter and other sources and we do listen. As things progress, we will adjust our goals to meet your demands. Even after the Kickstarter campaign is... (Read More)

Considering adding another KS Exclusive! Question for you guys.

July 2nd - via:
For those of you have been looking at the comments, you might have caught wind of this already, but we are considering adding a Kickstarter exclusive track to the current Fantasy Collection, an exclusive that would feature fighting sound F/X. Gil is... (Read More)

Fourth day, a third of the way! And that time Jonathan got swallowed by a worm.

July 2nd - via:
Hey everyone, Jonathan and Gil here! Well, we are excited: today we made it a third of the way to the final goal. That's incredible! Thank you all for believing in the project. Those of you who grabbed the early bird special for the Dungeon Keeper... (Read More)

Everyone needs a local game store

July 1st - via:
Hello, everyone! Jonathan and Gil here, wishing you a happy Sunday and thanking everyone who donated today! You guys have brought us much closer to our goal: day three and we're almost a third of the way there. We always wanted to give a special... (Read More)

Some thoughts on the Temple of Dread

June 30th - via:
Hey, everyone! Jonathan here, wishing you a happy weekend! Here in Portland, OR, it's bright 'n sunny. It's that time of year when Portlanders stop complaining about the rain and start complaining about the heat. I love it, though. It's the perfect... (Read More)

A Great Start!

June 29th - via:
So far so good. It's been a good first day and even though the day isn't over yet I'd like to give a special thanks to everyone who has pledged so far. From the comments and feedback I have gotten at this point, I'd say it looks like this KS is going... (Read More)

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