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Rod, Reel, & Fist

A project in Boston, MA by Richard Kelly

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Embark on an expedition to save your village in this tabletop fishing RPG.
Backers: 153
Average Pledge Per Backer: $20

Funded: $3,070 of $600
Dates: Sep 7th -> Oct 7th (30 days)
Project By: Richard Kelly
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Latest News

Captain's Log: The Final Countdown

October 6th - via:
Captain's Log: The Final Countdown There's a ripple in the water before us. A tremendous shape glides under the boat. Could this solitary stretch of river be the home of the Fish of Legend? Unlocks With less than 24 hours to go, we've been flying... (Read More)

Captain's Log: Day 27, Settings And Microgames

October 4th - via:
Captain's Log: Day 27, Settings And Microgames The end of the journey approaches, but there's still time for a few last casts before we return to the village and boast about what we've caught. Unlocks We've hit our latest stretch goal. As we speak,... (Read More)

Birthday Update, Bonus Fish

October 2nd - via:
Birthday Update, Bonus Fish In celebration of my birthday, I've released another small armful of fish into the book. These include the Tiger Puffer, Whiting (Kisu), Bellicose Croaker, and Weather Loach. Two of those fish are normal, one yells at... (Read More)

Captain's Log: Day 24, How Custom Content Works, Plus Fish, Animals, And Scenarios

October 1st - via:
Captain's Log: Day 24, How Custom Content Works, Plus Fish, Animals, And Scenarios The end of our expedition approaches, but we're still picking up steam. 400% funded and 100+ backers. You all rock. Unlocks We're on the cusp of the next unlock, in... (Read More)

Captain's Log: Day 19, Equipment And Techniques

September 26th - via:
Captain's Log: Day 19, Equipment And Techniques Onwards we go, headed deeper into the Old Region. Unlocks As the Tweetstiary continues to grow, the Arctic Char has been released into the wilds. An enigmatic fish, the Arctic Char is able to superheat... (Read More)

Captain's Log: Day 17, And Building A Character In Rod, Reel, & Fist

September 23rd - via:
Captain's Log: Day 17 344% funded, 85 backers, more flyering, and work on the core book. Unlocks Seasonal Migration Of The Transpacific Slaughter Eel, the $2,000 level Stretch Goal, has been unlocked. It thrusts the players into a... (Read More)

Captain's Log: Day 11, And The Anatomy Of The Game

September 18th - via:
Captain's Log: Day 11 300% funded, 75 backers, a podcast, a demo, and progress on the book. Inebriart Podcast Is Live The Inebriart podcast was cool enough to let me on their show last week, and we talked about tabletop gaming, GMing styles, and the... (Read More)

Captain's Log: Day 6

September 12th - via:
Whew. 300% funded, 60+ backers, new stretch goals, new ways to unlock the Tweetstiary, let's dig in. Unlocks Waddling Porcupine has been unlocked. This adorable little quillbeast will be added to the core book, where it can continue to make weird... (Read More)

Captain's Log: Day 4

September 10th - via:
Captain's Log: Day 4 Thank you all for your support! The sailing has been smooth so far. We've passed the 200% mark, we're over 50 backers, and we've funded our third stretch goal. I've been busy fliering the area, and a number of game stores have... (Read More)

Captain's Log: Outset (100% funded and first stretch goal met)

September 8th - via:
Captain's Log: Outset This has been the sort of 24 hours that every project hopes for. We're not only fully funded, but we've hit our first stretch goal and we're on the cusp of the second. So, first things first: thank you. The legendary fish will... (Read More)

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