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Beneath The Missing Sea

A project in Nottingham, UK by SoulMuppet Publishing

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A fantasy horror RPG adventure for Best Left Buried and other OSR/Swordream games
Backers: 230
Average Pledge Per Backer: £22

Funded: £5,144 of £2,500
Dates: Nov 12th -> Dec 7th (25 days)
Project By: SoulMuppet Publishing
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Latest News

18 Hours Left - Time to Throw Down Some Spreads

December 6th - via:
David has been hard at work on some spreads. We've got less than 24 hours left and a few to show off.  SPOILERS FOLLOW  This is all drafts... First up is Luminary Father Caspian. This NPC leads the Leviathanic Cultists who dwell in the Bay of Bones... (Read More)

£4k Hit - Merchants Added - ~36 Hours To Go!!

December 5th - via:
Not long left on the Kickstarter! Only 36 hours or so to go at time of writing.  The social media stretch goal is still steadily climbing? Can that hit 200 retweets? Who knows? I hope so. We gracefully soared past £4k while I was asleep last night,... (Read More)

One Last Crawl - Social Stretch Goals & a new Hex.

December 4th - via:
Hey all!  Just under the 72 hour mark now and we're very excited to see where we end up. We've recently put up a new pledge level for the fans who want to give some input into Beneath The Missing Sea's creative process, and we're currently chasing... (Read More)

3 Days Left - Random Encounter Tables

December 3rd - via:
We fancied giving the project a bit of a boost, so we've sent out a free Best Left Buried: Zini Edition PDF to all backers TONIGHT, in anticipation of the project closing. If you were on the fence, you can now see a bit more Best Left Buried content... (Read More)

3.5k!!! - Hirelings Funded, Merchants Next

December 2nd - via:
We just smashed through the £3.5k stretch goal, and now the table of Hirelings has been added to the manuscript! I've opened up a new £60Trusty Hireling pledge level that comes with all of the benefits from the £35 Hoarder but also allows you to... (Read More)

Dragonmeet Follow Up + The Sea Monk

December 1st - via:
The SoulMuppet team had an awesome time yesterday at Dragonmeet in London! Here's a picture all our table with all our products: George, Sash and Ben manning the stand! It was great to chat to so many awesome Best Left Buried fans!  Reminder, if you... (Read More)


November 29th - via:
Here's a sneak preview of a few entries from the Hirelings table that we're climbing ever closer to for the $3.5k stretch goal.  Long Eyes See The Distant Sky - Elven Scout. Eyes of the Hawk. Speaks in flowery metaphor. Vision in the Basin extends... (Read More)

The Monsters of Beneath The Missing Sea + Mini Social Media Goal

November 27th - via:
First off, mini social media stretch goal! Double the size of the random encounter table if we get 50 retweets on THIS TWEET. Easy right?  It's time to show off a three different monsters from Beneath!  First up, the Anglergoblins... You can find... (Read More)

Questions and Answers

November 26th - via:
I've had a few messages over the last few days about what Beneath The Missing Sea is. Some confusion around terminology and contents, that I thought I'd clear up in a post that everyone can read. Here's the main question we've gotten, paraphrased... (Read More)

£3,000 and Beyond!

November 25th - via:
Thanks all! We're super stoked here at SoulMuppet to be crossing the £3k stretch goal. With it, we'll be pushing our wordcounts up a little, adding some new monsters, quests and NPCs to the sandbox. We'll have something to show you once it's done!... (Read More)

Inside Look - The Coiner's Shelf

November 21st - via:
Hey all, Sam here! I’m the creative behind Beneath The Missing Sea and today Zach’s pulleyed me out of the word mines to talk all about the bleak and dreary Coiner’s Shelf – one of the main hubs that holds together the Andrussian Basin... (Read More)

New SoulMuppet Books!

November 20th - via:
Hi folks!  A non-Beneath The Missing Sea update, there are a bunch of new 3rd party SoulMuppet books are live on Exalted Funeral and Melsonian Arts Council. Touch of the Beast by Roll4Tarrasque: This fantasy horror module features a French Chateau,... (Read More)

Update 4: Layout

November 19th - via:
We've spent the last weeks working really hard on the Beneath The Missing Sea manuscript and the early stages of  layout, and I've got a spread to show you. The random encounter and a randomly generated Merfolk Ruin table. This spread was put... (Read More)

Fully Funded! Stretch Goal Announcements

November 17th - via:
Hey folks!  After 5 days of the project running, we finally funded. Thanks for making this possible. I look forward to getting some books into your hands.  It's time to announce some STRETCH GOALS. We'll announce more details about what's inside as... (Read More)

What Would The Smart Party Do? + A Doom To Speak

November 14th - via:
Hi everyone  Zach guested on the 'What Would The Smart Party Do?' podcast episode. If you want to learn more about Best Left Buried, Beneath The Missing Sea or Zach's opinions on "What is the OSR?" or "How do you design a horror game?", this'd be a... (Read More)

24 Hours Pass!

November 13th - via:
Hi everyone,  Thanks so much for backing the Kickstarter. I'm super excited to share more about SoulMuppet Publishing books, and show you guys more of the content we've got planned over the next few weeks. We could make books without the support of... (Read More)

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