The Whispering Forest

Outcast Silver Raiders

A project in Brooklyn, NY by Isaac VanDuyn

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A blood-drenched occult medieval tabletop RPG. Includes three books and a fully mapped, OSR-compatible campaign setting.
Backers: 816
Average Pledge Per Backer: $113

Funded: $92,448 of $17,500
Dates: Oct 31st -> Dec 5th (36 days)
Project By: Isaac VanDuyn
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Latest News

No pledge manager

December 4th - via:
Hi there everyone. I've gotten several comments and private messages in the last day or so about a pledge manager. We are NOT going to be using a pledge manager. I've backed a ton of projects myself and I know they've become somewhat standard for... (Read More)

PAX Unplugged & First Map Pack

December 2nd - via:
I'm here at PAX Unplugged this weekend with spiral-bound preview copies of the books, a preview copy of the world map (on paper, don't have the cloth sample yet), and tons of stickers and pro-printed character sheets to give out to anyone who wants... (Read More)

Initiative Cards, Q&A, PAXU

November 25th - via:
Initiative cards are one of those small upgrades that's huge for quality of life at the table. Everyone who's played enough roleplaying games has experienced the referee asking over and over "okay, who's going next? What was your initiative?" The... (Read More)

Standees, Box Art, Live Q&A

November 19th - via:
The standees are unlocked! The box set grows stronger.  Combat scenes in a game like Outcast Silver Raiders do not always need a battle grid, but there are scenes in which it can be useful. There are also some groups that enjoy using a battle grid,... (Read More)

Hide your secrets from judging eyes

November 15th - via:
The screen is unlocked! The boxed set continues to become more packed with riches, and we continue on our dark path. We will be posting mockups of the screen and box...eventually. Good design takes time, and we're going to be continuing with the... (Read More)

Swing wide the reliquary, unleash more art

November 10th - via:
Together we've unlocked the sacred sancta for our holy tomes. Yes, dear backers, it is the storage box. The hallowed boxed set. The dream of roleplaying games since time immemorial. Within, storage space for your books, your stretch goals, your... (Read More)

More art available, live QA link, POD info

November 8th - via:
+10 Aesthetic Silver Raiders We're going to add 10 more Aesthetic Silver Raider rewards. If you missed the first set and want to buy one of Kim's original pieces from the game, this is your chance.  We will add the additional rewards at 11am Eastern... (Read More)

Daylight Savings trickery

November 6th - via:
Having failed my Intelligence save, I didnt remember that the clocks were falling back in the US today. The livestream will be at 11am ET/8am PT (still at 5pm CET).  (Read More)

Tomorrow, an informal Q&A, 12pm ET

November 5th - via:
I'm here in Bergen having dinner with Kim, and we thought it would be fun to make some kind of video while we were in the same town together. So tomorrow at 12pm Eastern (9am Pacific, 5pm Central European), we'll be doing a live Q&A session where... (Read More)

Strange efforts reap strange fruits

November 5th - via:
Whilst I enjoy the grey skies and achingly beautiful fjords of Norway, our backers have unlocked another pamphlet adventure. Banished from the capital, a small group of second sons, third daughters, and other scions has settled here. While at first... (Read More)

Becoming a slave of Ulmaator

November 3rd - via:
You were born a slave, one of hundreds owned by the Warlock Ulmaator. You were raised in the child-pens by ghost-eyed caretakers, and when you were strong enough to move stones, you were set to work. The years passed. You watched men and women hauled... (Read More)

Entering the gilded age

November 2nd - via:
Truly we are entering the gilded age for this project, for we have now unlocked gilded edges for all three books. Eagle-eyed backers may have noticed that we also reduced the targets for all of our stretch goals. Why? Honestly, just chalk it up to... (Read More)

First stretch goal unlocked

November 1st - via:
I woke up this morning and we had unlocked our first stretch goal. All the physical books will now have a ribbon bookmark. I love RPG books as physical objects, and a bookmark, while a small touch, makes them so much more usable. We also revealed... (Read More)

Wow, what an absolutely bonkers day!

October 31st - via:
Thank you everyone so much for backing, and helping us hit our goal in such a short amount of time. When I hit the button to launch the Kickstarter this morning, I was an absolute bundle of nerves. I had no idea how people would respond to what we'd... (Read More)

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