Macuahuitl - Whitebox Roleplaying in the Aztec Empire

A project in Caldwell, ID by TheBasicExpert

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Old-School Whitebox Roleplaying in the Ancient Aztec Empire
Backers: 534
Average Pledge Per Backer: $29

Funded: $15,494 of $10,000
Dates: Sep 9th -> Oct 9th (30 days)
Project By: TheBasicExpert
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Latest News

The Dungeon as the Wilderness

September 21st - via:
Sorry for a few days with no update. I've been making the rounds interviewing anyone who wants to talk to me about Macuahuitl. Through a lot of these interviews and conversations, I realized that the concept of the "Wilderness as the Dungeon" needed... (Read More)

Character Sheet

September 15th - via:
Macuahuitl is digest size and I offer a simple character sheet in the book. I wanted to eventually offer a more detailed one on a regular 8.5" x 11" piece of paper that could fit more details about your character on it and harkened back to some of... (Read More)

Macuahuitl - Whitebox Roleplaying in the Aztec Empire

September 15th - via:
When you mix White Box gaming with my love of history, from any and all eras and locals, you likely have a winner in my eyes. The Macuahuitl - Whitebox Roleplaying in the Aztec Empire Kickstarter scratches an itch I never knew I had, roleplaying in the era of the Aztecs. (Read More)

100% Funded! Thank You!

September 14th - via:
“Cocoa flowers of precious gold -Aya!- are being scattered.” I'm blown away! We did it in 6 days! I'm humbled and thankful. I was never fully sure if what I wanted to do in Macuahuitl had any legs. It clearly does thanks to you all.  Obviously,... (Read More)

6 Days in and at 92%!

September 14th - via:
I'm happy to report that the finish line is nearly there. We can do this! It's all been a blur this week with a lot of time still left on the clock. I'm pretty tired myself after making the rounds on podcasts and streams. One thing I wanted to share... (Read More)

Interview on the Nerd's RPG Variety Cast

September 13th - via:
I had the pleasure of talking to Jason from Nerd's RPG Variety Cast. Obviously, we talk about Macuahuitl.  LISTEN HERE!   (Read More)

More Edits

September 12th - via:
I received a lot of good feedback on the stream last night so I have spent today going back over the PDF, fixing more mistakes, and adding a few more things. The first thing I added which will be important for Nahualli/Nagual characters to memorize... (Read More)

Macuahuitl – A First Impression – Lord Matteus' Ancient Tomes and Wondrous Items

September 12th - via:
Hello Dear Readers!  Today I am going to take a look at Macauhuitl by The Basic Expert.  Macuahuitl has just gone live on Kickstarter and it is already 75% funded! If you go to the Kickstarter page, The Basic Expert has provided Quickstart rules for you to get an idea of what this game is… (Read More)

Macuahuitl Q&A

September 11th - via:
Tonight at 8:15 MDT, I'll be streaming on my Youtube channel. Tune in and ask any questions or see the PDF of the book!  (Read More)

Elite Warriors

September 11th - via:
I want to talk a little bit about warriors. A small criticism I have seen online about Macuahuitl is starting at level 1 as an elite warrior. "Why am I level 1 and an Eagle Warrior or Jaguar Warrior?" Well, the lame answer is that it is a game, and... (Read More)

After One Day, Thank You!

September 10th - via:
Wow! It's been about a day and a half already, and we are already halfway there, with still 28 days to go! I just wanted to thank you all. This book is special to me, not only because it is part of my ancestry, but also because it's been two years... (Read More)

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