Era: Survival - Expansions into the Unknown 2

A project in London, UK by Shades of Vengeance

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After three years, the critically-acclaimed Survival Horror RPG returns to Kickstarter with a new wave of expansions!
Backers: 128
Average Pledge Per Backer: £51

Funded: £6,555 of £3,000
Dates: Mar 18th -> Apr 19th (33 days)
Project By: Shades of Vengeance
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Latest News

£6000 Stretch Goal Reached!

April 19th - via:
Hi everyone! Just a very brief update to let you know that we've passed the £6000 Stretch Goal! I've updated the unlocked Stretch Goal and everything - the next is one I'm super exited for, The Future. I spoke about this in several interviews, so... (Read More)

Last 14 hours!

April 19th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

A message for all £3 backers... and also wow!

April 18th - via:
Hi everyone! I want to start with a message for £3 backers! I've never believed in misleading anyone and I want to make sure everyone understands: at that level, you will not get the expansions we have unlocked as Stretch Goals. However, I have a... (Read More)

Less than £100 from the next Stretch Goal, one more Add-On you might want and more!

April 17th - via:
Hi everyone! Wow, we're less than £100 from £5,000 and the next Add-On, Settlements & People: A Guide to the Population of Gaia! I'm going to keep spreading the word and I hope you will too, so that we can move through this and offer 5... (Read More)

Want the new expansion in Paperback, or a Shades of Vengeance Memory Card? - Add-ons, now and later! Plus The Swarm, Part 5

April 16th - via:
Hi everyone! I've been asked a few questions over the last couple of days about Add-ons for this Kickstarter. I thought I'd take today's Update to clarify a few things! There will be an opportunity to get more stuff via our Store! Don't worry if you... (Read More)

Almost halfway to Stretch Goal #2, The Swarm Episode 4

April 15th - via:
Hi everyone! We're making great progress towards our next Stretch Goal, and I have every confidence we'll meet it, at this rate! Please keep spreading the word so that we can bring "Settlements & People: A Guide to the population of Gaia" into... (Read More)

The Swarm, Part 3!

April 14th - via:
Hi everyone! After the big update yesterday, we're still making great progress - we're 25% of the way to the next Stretch Goal! Of course, I have another episode for you today (and you might get a new adventure for Thomas before too long...), so sit... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Reached! Plus Settlements & People Information, The Swarm Episode 2...

April 13th - via:
Hi everyone! We've reached the £4000 Stretch Goal, meaning we've just unlocked the Foundation Campaign, Part 1! All backers at £15 or more will be getting this! Our next Stretch Goal is Settlements & People: A Guide to the Population of Gaia!... (Read More)

Less than £300 from our next Stretch Goal, the start of The Swarm!

April 12th - via:
Hi everyone! We're making fantastic progress towards our first Stretch Goal! The Foundation Campaign, Part 1 is almost unlocked (under £300 away now), and it's all thanks to you, spreading the word out there. Thank you so much for your support, it's... (Read More)

The End of Runners Run!

April 11th - via:
Hi everyone! You've followed the runners for 10 episodes, and they only have one more step to take. Here's the final episode of Runners Run: However, there's plenty more to come! There's a brand new campaign that will start tomorrow - The Swarm.... (Read More)

Runners Run, Part 10!

April 10th - via:
Hi everyone! We're almost halfway to the next Stretch Goal now, so keep spreading the word! I've got another episode of Runners Run for you today, so "sit back and enjoy", as Adam the GM likes to say! I'd like to once again extend my thanks to the... (Read More)

110% Funded, We're Not Wizards, Runners Run Part 9 and more!

April 9th - via:
Hi everyone! I hope everyone is staying safe and at home where possible! This situation is unlike anything I've experienced before, and I'm as aware as all of you that it's tough. So I'm back today with some more news that I hope will list your... (Read More)

Runners Run Episode 8!

April 8th - via:
Hi everyone! We're still making progress! Unfortunately, I have not yet had time to write and record the video about Settlements & People, but it's coming soon, I promise! In the meantime, you can console yourselves with Runners Run, Part 8! The... (Read More)

Over halfway, Foundation Campaign, Runners Run Part 7!

April 7th - via:
Hi everyone! First, I'd like to welcome the fair number of new backers who have recently joined us - please say "Hi!" in the comments section, we'd love to chat with you! We're now over halfway through this campaign in time terms, and I'm very... (Read More)

Runners Run, Part 6!

April 6th - via:
Hi everyone! We're still going, and so are the runners from Runners Run! We have a new part for you today! We are, of course, still running games (A GM new to Era: Survival is having a crack today at 6pm!), and working to spread the word. I'm sure... (Read More)

The Ghosts of Westbrook - Part 2

April 5th - via:
Hi everyone! We're still working hard - I've actually begun gathering ideas for Encounters En Route already! I'm also running loads of games, so I thought I'd share the second half of The Ghosts of Westbrook with you today: Their adventure might be... (Read More)

Runners Run Part 5!

April 4th - via:
Hi everyone! I hope you're enjoying this ongoing series (I like the music that's the theme, personally!). I've got another of my recordings almost finished - the Ghosts of Westbrook Part 2, but I've not got around to it with all the posting I'm doing... (Read More)

Another episode awaits!

April 3rd - via:
Hi everyone! We're still working towards that Stretch Goal, and making some progress, so please keep spreading the word! To inspire you, here is the next episode of "Runners Run"! Thank you again for your ongoing support! - Ed  (Read More)

New GMs taking a piece of Era: Survival!

April 2nd - via:
Hi everyone! I've got another Runners Run for you today, but I've also got more, so read on before you scroll down... Era: Survival has always been a team effort. That's especially true right now on our Discord, because two of our frequent players... (Read More)

Another Actual Play session - The Ghosts of Westbrook!

April 1st - via:
Hi everyone! Today, I have a brand new session for you, the Ghosts of Westbrook, Part 1! I had the honour of GMing this session for three great players, one of whom continued to several other scenarios. But can you figure out which one? Who will... (Read More)

Runners Run Part 2, a little more about the Foundation Campaign Part 1, and more!

March 31st - via:
Hi everyone! We're making some real progress! Now we're funded, we're working to increase what all of your get as your reward for helping this dream become a reality. Please don't forget to spread the word and bring more people in - right now, £15... (Read More)


March 30th - via:
Hi everyone! Together, we've passed our our Funded goal! We're now moving towards the next goal, which is Foundation Campaign, Part 1! I'll be releasing a video about this in the next day or two, introducing you to the contents! Thank you so much for... (Read More)

Weaponry in Era: Survival - my thoughts

March 29th - via:
Hi everyone! As of right now, we're 99% Funded. All we need to do is find one more person who wants to support us with £10 and we're there! I entirely credit this to you all yesterday going out and letting people know about the Kickstarter. Please... (Read More)

Try the game with us on Discord!

March 28th - via:
Hi everyone! I'm sad to have to say today that we've taken a few steps back from the goal. A couple of backers have pulled out or reduced their pledges, so we're now back to 91% Funded.  I believe that we can still rally forward, however - please... (Read More)

Factions, so many Factions... and more!

March 27th - via:
Hi everyone! My interview with The Story Told has just been released, so check it out if you're interested in hearing what I have to say about Era: Survival, the expansions and more! I also did aQ&A with the amazing Dan Davenport (and several... (Read More)

What happened to you on Gaia?

March 26th - via:
Hi everyone!  We've created this really fun thing, and I thought I'd share it with you! This app tells you what happened to you on Gaia! You can also share the result on Facebook and Twitter, if you'd like to let everyone know how you fare in the... (Read More)

The Foundation Campaign Part 1

March 25th - via:
Hi everyone! We're now just over 80% funded, just about £500 away from the first three expansions being unlocked.  I'd like to remind you once more that you can spread the word in a way I cannot - no matter how hard I try or how widely I reach, I... (Read More)

Karma - Why it matters a LOT in Era: Survival (and more...)

March 23rd - via:
Hi everyone! We're currently 73% Funded! We're making progress every single day, so please keep spreading the word around - we'd love to make a lot of these Stretch Goal books! Yesterday, I spent a few hours on the Tenkar's Tavern RPG Breakfast Club... (Read More)

Livecast Video and what to do with further questions

March 22nd - via:
Hi everyone! So, a quick report, we're 66% funded right now! This is great progress and we'll  The Livecast happened this morning, and I did, indeed, record it as promised! You can find it right here: I had a lot of fun going through these games, as... (Read More)

Another interview today, Games Running, The Story of the Layout and more!

March 21st - via:
Hi everyone! Everything continues to be very busy - the first week of a Kickstarter is a really important time - and I'm therefore recording another interview this evening! However, I wanted to take some time out and talk about a couple of things... (Read More)

Interviews Begin, Facebook Live Announcement and more!

March 20th - via:
Hi everyone! We are now just over 50% Funded, which is fantastic progress for the first 48 hours. I'm very hopeful that we will continue to grow at a good rate and get to some of those Stretch Goals. When Fred Harvey suggested that we might do 100... (Read More)

Day One, Project We Love, Gameplay Session, Reward Tier guide and more to come!

March 19th - via:
Hi everyone! It's only been a day since we launched and I already have a huge amount to tell you all! Firstly, we're just closing in on 50% Funded, which is absolutely fantastic for the first 24 hours. I'm very hopeful we'll see us smash through that... (Read More)

Era: Survival - Expansions into the Unknown 2 Needs Your Support on Kickstarter

March 18th - via:
Era: Survival immerses players in a post-apocalyptic world where multiple factions fight for dominance. Inspired by games such as Fallout and Borderlands, Era: Survival’s Gaia has many dangers… but also many opportunities for an enterprising individual! (Read More)

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