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Knights of the Round: Academy

A project in Milano, Italy by Fumble GDR

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A story-driven role-playing game inspired by shonen anime, real robots anime and japanese schooldrama
Backers: 849
Average Pledge Per Backer: €61

Funded: €51,422 of €8,000
Dates: Oct 7th -> Oct 28th (21 days)
Project By: Fumble GDR
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Latest News

Last 8 Hours! We're really into Overdrive!

October 28th - via:
Hello there Students! We just entered the last 8 hours of our campaign and we unlocked Claudio Pustorino's Social Stretch Goal, the Advanced Storytelling Advice! There still are a few Stretch Goals we can unlock, so let's spend these Limit Points to... (Read More)

Last 72 hours: Stretch Goal unlocked and add-ons added

October 25th - via:
Hi there Students, Claudio here. Today on the menu we have two special items: 1) New Stretch Goals unlocked 2) New add-ons to add multiple copies of the game! New Stretch Goals unlocked While we enter the last 72 hours of the campaign, we just... (Read More)

Update on the Artworks and Last 5 days of campaign

October 23rd - via:
Hello Students, Claudio here! First of all: if you'd like, you can join The Randomworlds RPG Discord channel today starting at 3:00 pm CDT (10pm Italian time) for a Q&A session with me about KotR:A! You can ask me anything, from rules to setting... (Read More)

Here comes the final week and we want to unlock a new Social Stretch Goal

October 21st - via:
Welcome back Students! We just entered the last 7 days of this campaign and we have a dream: to finish it with a new gift for you, a new game that will be included as a digital stretch goal to all, and that we wish it might become a physical book.... (Read More)

How do Affinities work?

October 20th - via:
Hello Students, Claudio here! We passed the 41k milestone and this means we're close to unlocking the Shonen expansion rules at 44k. In the meantime, I thought it might be useful to delve a little more into how the Affinities work. A matter of... (Read More)

Opening track preview

October 18th - via:
Hi there, Students! Today we wanted to share with you a quick preview of the Soundtrack the guys at NoMana Music are making and we put together a mock opening for the anime, the same thing we did with our podcast. You can almost feel the optimism and... (Read More)

Our first english interview

October 17th - via:
Hello there, Students, Claudio here! Today we just wanted to give a shout-out to Mildra who interviewed me on the project, so I'll just let him do the talking while I try to keep up with him despite my heavy Italian accent :P Thanks again Mildra for... (Read More)

Playing a whole Season in KotR:A

October 16th - via:
Welcome back Students, Claudio here! Today we'll talk about the Season sheet, which you will find in the KS Folder alongside the Quickstart. KotR:A is great for oneshots (that we'll call OVA from now on), especially when you use the compact... (Read More)

Worldbuilding Brit'an

October 15th - via:
Hi there, Students, Claudio here! We started the day at 37k, which means we're still 7k away from the Shonen rules expansion, but we're going steady towards it! Today I want to talk to you a little more about the world of Knights of the Round:... (Read More)

We just unlocked "First day of School", our introductory adventure!

October 14th - via:
Good morning Students, Claudio here! Today we passed the 36k milestone, so be ready to run into someone holding a slice of bread in their mouth, as Alberto Tronchi, author of Valraven, Broken Tales, Omen, and many other very interesting RPG products,... (Read More)

Time schedule and production forecast

October 13th - via:
Hi everyone, Claudio here! I'm sure you all noticed that blue banner at the top of the page, reminding you that globally there are a lot of delays in production, and we know many of you might be intimidated by it. Rightfully so, as we all got through... (Read More)

Rules insight: How do Jobs work?

October 12th - via:
Good morning everyone, Claudio here! Today we're delving into how Jobs work, what Techniques are and how you can get or change Jobs during the game. First of all, check out a preview of the layout! We prepared two previews, the Cadet and the... (Read More)

Cowboy Bebop RPG studio’s Knights of the Round: Academy blends My Hero Academia, Gundam and King Arthur

October 12th - via:
The upcoming RPG is described as combining aspects of shonen manga and anime - the hugely popular subgenre of action-adventure stories familiar through long-running series such as Dragon Ball, One Piece and Naruto - ‘90s “super and real robots” anime and school dramas. (Read More)

Why is the school motto "Unum Cor, Vis Plurium"?

October 11th - via:
Welcome to a new day of school, Students! Today we'll delve into the origin of the Round Academy's motto, which will help you understand why it's so important to help your felloew Students during the game. "One Heart, the Strength of Many" Every... (Read More)

We're almost at 500 backers + How do Students grow?

October 10th - via:
500 Backers = More Affinity guidelines! Good morning everyone, as I'm writing this we're almost at 500 backers, which means a new Social Stretch Goal is about to be unlocked, so prepare to have a deeper view on how Affinity works, how relationships... (Read More)

Third day, third stretch goal almost unlocked

October 9th - via:
It's always nice to wake up with a Stretch Goal almost unlocked! Hi everyone, Claudio here! As I write this we reached 400 backers and we're almost at 28k, and this means we will unlock the rules for the Knightball minigame really soon. We're testing... (Read More)

We have an opening!

October 8th - via:
While we were resting, we surpassed another Limit and are going straight towards our Overdrive: at 20k we unlocked the original Soundtrack, comprising an opening to play at the start of your sessions (or whenever you want to play it, actually)! This... (Read More)

We unlocked our first Stretch Goal: the Discord Bot!

October 7th - via:
We passed the 14k milestone, so this means that the Discord Bot will be made as soon as we can! This also means that the next Stretch Goal will be the Soundtrack made by No Mana No Music, at 20k!  (Read More)

Funded in 22 Minutes!

October 7th - via:
While we were writing the update that we were funded in 23 minutes, we reached 9000! So here's a Vegeta telling you how much we love you: over 9000!!! Our first Stretch Goal is at 14.000 and will be the Discord Bot to play online, so keep on... (Read More)

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