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Empyrean Investigations: Detective Adventures for D&D 5E

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Richard Malena-Webber

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A set of three devious mysteries to test your skills of investigation and deduction, designed for use with Dungeons and Dragons 5E!
Backers: 676
Average Pledge Per Backer: $30

Funded: $20,150 of $1,000
Dates: Oct 22nd -> Nov 21st (31 days)
Project By: Richard Malena-Webber
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November 21st - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

The Final Stretch: All Goals Unlocked!

November 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello friends!  I can hardly believe that I get to say this, but we've unlocked everything. We did it days ago, even, and now we're rushing forward to $10,000! Even writing that number is such a surreal experience. I didn't really know what would... (Read More)

Monday Update! Plus, the final stretch goal!

November 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi friends! I spent this weekend off celebrating a birthday with friends and a bunch of board games, so I was extremely excited when I checked the pledge total today to see that we've unlocked our $7,000 stretch goal! Thank you all so much for your... (Read More)

Friday Stretch Goals Update!

November 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Happy Friday to all 210 of you who have joined the Agency!  I'm always so personally and creatively excited to think about what's coming in this book. Puzzles and Augmented Reality Games are both real passions of mine, and adapting those ideas for... (Read More)

Monday Update! Plus, Investigations in a World of Magic...

November 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Happy Monday! I'm very excited at seeing even more new backers find their way to Empyrean Investigations. Thanks for joining us! We're leaping towards the next stretch goal and the introduction of four pregenerated members of the Agency. I can't... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Unlocked!

November 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Happy Friday, friends! I am so pleased to announce that we have broken $5,000! Thanks to all of you who have supported Empyrean Investigations and to all those who backed on a spoooooky Halloween night!  The Clue Cards are very exciting for me,... (Read More)

Backer Preview: The First Archetype!

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

The Update with the Stretch Goals!

October 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello friends!  Thanks again to everyone for backing Empyrean Investigations! I'm really, really excited about all of this and I feel so lucky that I get to write mysteries in D&D that folks will get to play! Writing adventures is one of my... (Read More)

Welcome to the Agency!

October 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello friends!  Thank you so much for being here and supporting Empyrean Investigations on Day One! I've been planning these adventures for a long time now, and I cannot wait to get them out and into the world. Seeing this project funded so quickly... (Read More)

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