Urban Heroes

A project in Parma, Italy by Tin Hat Games

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A gritty consciousness-blowing tabletop RpG about superheroes, conspiracy theories, physics and the contemporary pop culture.
Backers: 243
Average Pledge Per Backer: $67

Funded: $16,301 of $14,000
Dates: Apr 5th -> May 15th (40 days)
Project By: Tin Hat Games
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Latest News

First stretch goal unlocked - FREE digital version!

May 11th - via: kickstarter.com
We reached the first stretch goal, fellas!  From now on if you get a softcover of a hardcover copy of #UrbanHeroes you'll also get a PDF or EPub version of it FOR FREE!  Now let's go to the next goal: a NPC H.E.R.O.'s sheet unlocked and revealed... (Read More)

PlaytesterZ - episode 01

May 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Your favourite gonzo webseries is here, gamerZ!  Today on #PlaytesterZ: we speak about the creation of your H.E.R.O.: choose your sex, age, nationality, roll the events of your life and fix 'em with your life choice, after that you're ready to play... (Read More)

It's time to meet some #UH friends

May 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Our experience here on KS community was great: we met great people and supporters from all over the world and now it's time to share their projects: Genesis of Cookies https://www.shoplocket.com/products/4cyaj-genesis-of-cookies-light Genesis of... (Read More)


May 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Heroesbook is the social network used to spot, follow and stalk the H.E.R.O.es of Earth-Z. Get a closer look and remember: we're translating it with a professional translator. http://issuu.com/urbanheroes/docs/heroesbook  (Read More)

Welcome to our big family!

May 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
#UrbanHeroes' team would like to welcome you in our big family! Have you pledged our project? Use this badge as a profile pic to share your passion and affection!  (Read More)

Noemi Ferravioli, our professional translator

May 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Today we'd like to introduce you Noemi Ferravioli, our professional translator for #UrbanHeroes, please welcome her!  Noemi Ferravioli is an Italian interpreter, translator, sinologist, teacher and business consultant. Her family includes people... (Read More)

Genetic H.E.R.O.es

May 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Just a couple of Genetic H.E.R.O.es from our rulebook Who are the Genetic H.E.R.O.es? Genetic H.E.R.O.es are freaks, basically. Z-particles rewrite their DNA and, after this process, they start to grow zoomorphic, alien or vegetal traits. With this... (Read More)

#PlaytesterZ - Pilot

April 27th - via: kickstarter.com
We are proud to present you #PlaytesterZ: a gonzo web series about #UrbanHeroes. This pilot episode will introduce you to our game system and all its lovely weird protagonist! Much fun! Lot of laughs! *** WARNING: irony and unprofessional playerZ... (Read More)

50% from the goal!

April 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Leakers in action Let's celebrate with a little bit of action: Leakers are coming to free humanity from cultural, social and politica slavery! We're at 50% of our project, with your help we'll realize our dream! --- KEEP RIOTING ---  (Read More)

An open letter to all backers

April 24th - via: kickstarter.com
It all started a long time ago when things were simpler; these drawings you can see are the direct result of the early 90's comics' age and the enthusiastic mood of those superficial years. I, Alex, started reading American comics at the age of 8 and... (Read More)

Happy Easter!

April 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Necatl, the President of ELU Happy Easter to everyone! Hope you found something interesting in your chocolate egg, like the President Necatl :)  (Read More)

Live chat with Alex&Matt

April 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Do you want to know more of #UrbanHeroes? Chat with us and some guys from rpg.net here: http://bit.ly/1gEeTxQ We're ready for your questions!  (Read More)

We support #UrbanHeroes

April 16th - via: kickstarter.com
These people are real supporters of #UrbanHeroes project: http://kck.st/PweJ4N We want to thank Mike (The Compleat Strategist), Gary Chalk (GW and Lone Wolf artist), Matteo Buffagni (Marvel, Diabolik), and many, many, many other like our over 100... (Read More)

A focus on character sheets

April 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Here we are ready to give you some deeper insight to our #UH character's sheet:   - The game mechanics rely on a dice advancement system (thus you will have a die rather than a numeric stat; you will for example will have Body: 1D6 or 1D4, etc). ... (Read More)

New Character Sheet

April 14th - via: kickstarter.com
You asked it, you get it: take a closer look to our character sheet: it's the first step to start the adventure of your H.E.R.O.!  Male version: http://bit.ly/1n7mPim  Female version: http://bit.ly/1jFRxeU Hope you like 'em, feel free to share,... (Read More)

Our kicka$$ merch

April 12th - via: kickstarter.com
We're on Kickstarter not just to print and translate a rulebook but to give you the best merch around! Leaking Lamp - phase 1 An old monitor is placed on mechanical spider legs made of recycled cardboard and fixed with hot glue. Leaking Lampo - phase... (Read More)

#PLAYTESTERZ to the rescue!

April 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Today we're proud to announce ‪#‎PLAYTESTERZ‬! A funny walk-through web series that will show you some insight previews of our rule system, setting... and the horrible backstory of our fellow playtesters!  - RIOT NOW - (or whenever you got... (Read More)

Almost 25%!

April 9th - via: kickstarter.com
 Wooo hooo! We're almost at 25% of our goal, thanks to you! Now it's time to share this project with your friend and keep pushing!   (Read More)

Digital version of #UrbanHeroes available

April 7th - via: kickstarter.com
By popular demand we're proud to announce two new pledges: ECOSTRIKER and ECOREBEL. Now you can get our rulebook in digital format (PDF and Epub), spread the word!  (Read More)

#UrbanHeroes - first 20 pages

April 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Here's the first 20 pages of our rulebook, feel free to read it and share with everyone! http://issuu.com/urbanheroes/docs/manuale__uh_pag1-20_sample As you can see the job here is almost done, we just need your help to translate, print and ship them... (Read More)

First SOLD OUT pledge

April 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi backers, we just want to tell you that our "Early HERO" pledge is sold out, thanks to all who backed it! Stay tuned for new content (pics, videos, free previews of the rulebook in pdf, etc) and feel free to ask us everything! The guys from UH... (Read More)

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