Death & Taxes: A Complete Role-Playing Box Set Adventure

A project in Cottonwood, AZ by Lesser Gnome

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Help fill an old-school inspired box to bursting with books, miniatures & more! Become a part of the journey! Join the party!
Backers: 158
Average Pledge Per Backer: $131

Funded: $20,773 of $8,000
Dates: Oct 16th -> Nov 20th (35 days)
Project By: Lesser Gnome
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Latest News

I bet you don't have one of these figurines

November 19th - via:
Greetings, We are down to the last five hours and the second to last email from me for about a week (the next one is almost finished for the project ending). In advance I thank you all for making Death & Taxes a success. I will get to that though... (Read More)

The Stretch Gnoll says...

November 19th - via:
 Another gnoll added to $40 Mini pledge levels and all levels $70 & up. Next up...$19,000 and three more torlings to make the full swarm!!  It will be a good last day I think. It will be wild with some swings but it will end well. Just in case... (Read More)

The Fountainhead(s)!! Retro gets an upgrade...24 hours left! More coming...

November 18th - via:
It is a $30 add-on for pledges under $200. I am going to do everything in my power to make this piece as unbelievably decadent as possible. Of course by 'I am going to' I actually mean 'Nic Genovese is going to'. As about 90% of the work is being... (Read More)

'Another stretch goal bites the dust' illustrated by Lloyd Metcalf

November 18th - via:
Greetings, $17,500 passed a couple hours ago, Fifth Edition friendly version will be an option available to backers as a system choice. $17,750 just passed. Here is a picture of the concept art for the stretch goal figurines just now added- 3 more... (Read More)

The home stretch...lots of stretch goals added!

November 17th - via:
Greetings all (again), Well it is definitely that time project-wise when things get busy… Two gnomes encouraging backers to spread the word. Share, tweet and cajole like-minded people to join in. Everything gets better for all of us as it grows. ... (Read More)

Five heads and a fountain...

November 17th - via:
Greetings, Thopas is sending this message to his minions; go forth and spread the word! Right now we have 124 Backers, $15,868, 54 hours... The top-tier stretch goals are announced here. The first deals with the miniatures. It will be top-notch; the... (Read More)

$15,000 and trending up...New gnome, new goals, fancy art...

November 16th - via:
Pop the corks, we passed $15,000. We are looking great to keep up the momentum for a strong finish. We have now added the new gnome. Meet Nogrod.  Fearless thanks to a combination of low self-esteem coupled with a penchant for assuming skill... (Read More)

Stretch goals flying by...So we add more!

November 15th - via:
Wow!  Past 2 stretch goals faster than I can get an update written (and reorganized).    We sailed by the Sylph ($14,000) and the first of two custom dice ($14,250) and are approaching The Archivist $14,500. The Archivist. Serious about... (Read More)

Sylphs and Hydras and Auditors, Oh my!!!!!

November 14th - via:
Greetings everyone,   We had a good night last night and pushed right past a stretch goal reward.  The Bone Byrgh dungeon creature figurine stretch goal is now in the rearview mirror.  $14,000 Reward  Next up is the airy Sylph figurine. She is... (Read More)

Pathfinder Unlocked!!!

November 13th - via:
Greetings everyone, Posting images through KS is down, so here is a shortened version. Full update later....   PATHFINDER!! Thanks to a returning backer the Pathfinder Conversion of Death & Taxes was unlocked. What does that mean? It means about... (Read More)

Clarification of Add-on Pricing, New Siren Images

November 10th - via:
Greetings everyone, Here, as promised last night, is the pricing for add-ons in handy list form. Also included are the deeply discounted figurines from Whisper & Venom (scroll down for images and pricing information). These will be on the front... (Read More)

Stretch Goals, WIP Poster Map, Retro Module Concept Cover!!

November 10th - via:
Greetings everyone,  Just about to break the $13,000 stretch goal and add the Siren figurine. Things are moving ahead very quickly as we are just 10 days away from the end of the project (well, the funding portion anyway). All is proceeding better... (Read More)

Stretch Goals reached, exceeded and reached again…

November 9th - via:
To quote Keanu Reeves from the Matrix..."Woah!".  What a big day.  We passed the $11,750, 12k & the 12.5k stretch goals surpassing my wildest expectations.  Also surpassing all my graphics and pre-written updates. This is the type of problem I... (Read More)

Less the $100 will summon a Hydra

November 8th - via:
Hi All! Wow.  Close to $11,700 in total funding with 97 backers. Not too shabby considering all the best extras are just about to start. At $11, 750 we unleash the hydra figurine. It will be a backer add-on for $20 and included at no charge at $150+... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Reached!!

November 5th - via:
Hi All! Stretch goals reached. Yes that is goals with an ‘s’. UNLOCKED $10,750 added The Auditor. He is a huge figurine added to all pledges $150 and up. He is available for $15 as an add-on to the all other levels. UNLOCKED $11,000 added the... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Reached!! New stretch goals!!! Minis + More

October 30th - via:
Greetings all, We just passed $10,000! Yay, all of us.  Now included in the $40 mini package and all pledges $70 and higher, the Hryggan! Plus we unlocked premium paper! All the books get now get printed in premium color with the heaviest paper... (Read More)

Closing in on 10k!!

October 28th - via:
Greetings all, We had a good weekend and lots of time left to to keep things sizzling. I have 2 days of unexpected travelling ahead of me but I wanted to share a few things with you as everything gets moving. We already have funded and unlocked dice... (Read More)

Hooray!! Death & Taxes is funded!!

October 21st - via:
Thanks to all of you we funded! Mandatory Victory Image Over 70 backers have already pledged for Death & Taxes.  We have over 4 weeks until the project ends to make Death & Taxes the absolute best it can be- full of the quality extras and... (Read More)

Welcome to the Death & Taxes Kickstarter

October 18th - via:
Quite the DayAs of this writing we are just about 28 hours into the Kickstarter. We went from zero to fifty-one backers in that time totaling over $5500 in pledges. 67% of the funding goal. One day. Wow. So it appears we are going to fund :) Thank... (Read More)

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