Veil of Ruin

Tales from the Hollow Earth, Volume 1 : The Awful Orphanage

A project in Nottinghamshire, UK by Workhouse Games

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An anthology of short stories written by Gav Thorpe, Graham McNeill, Aaron Dembski-Bowden & more! Based on the game by Workhouse Games.
Backers: 210
Average Pledge Per Backer: £60

Funded: £12,559 of £16,500
Dates: Jan 31st -> Mar 2nd (30 days)
Project By: Workhouse Games
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Latest News

We'll be back!

March 2nd - via:
We knew going into this campaign that it would be a tough sell, but hey nothing ventured, nothing gained. So I wanted to reassure people that this project isn't dead, we're going to re-group and re-form and come back with the paperback option and a... (Read More)

We're a day early, but oh well!

February 17th - via:
The Campaign is continuing along nicely, and we've surpassed 75% which is a lovely feeling.  - As a thank you, we've created a trio of print-at-home book marks for your delight featuring artwork from both The Awful Orphanage and Tales from the... (Read More)

The infamous Porridge Manager ... and something special ...

February 13th - via:
When we ran the campaign for The Awful Orphanage, one of our backers named the Pledge Manager the Porridge Manager and it's kind of stuck! We also knew going into this project that a book would be a hard push to fund. Whilst we like nothing better... (Read More)

The Twisted Tale of Burke & Hare

February 11th - via:
For those who maybe aren't aware Here's the a sample of Burke & Hare So, read on casual viewer We present, the kings of the sewer ... - ‘Show them in,’ said Mrs Prendergast. ‘They look like wrong ‘uns,’ growled Bill. ‘I could give... (Read More)

Paperback Version available!

February 6th - via:
We know we'd be absolutlely nowhere without our backers, and that's why your opinion matters! We received an awful (no pun intended) lot of enquiries saying that they would love a paperback version of the book to delve into the lore of The Hollow... (Read More)

Two Thirds there ...

February 4th - via:
First off ... thank you so much for supporting this project. It truly has (and continues to be) a labour or love. - When we first began developing The Hollow Earth and subsequently The Awful Orphanage we always strived for it to be a world rich in... (Read More)

The Fifty Fifty!

February 2nd - via:
I think by now you know that we're sneaky little petey's!  When we funded The Awful Orphanage we actually had more of them made than we had orders for, mostly these are for replacement items should anyone receive anything damaged by the "careful"... (Read More)

Welcome to the Awful Orphanage!

February 1st - via:
Wow, what a first (almost) 24 hours this has been! Thank you to everyone who has backed this project so far, rest assured you will not be disappointed with the twisted tales we have in store! As you may (or may not) know, Tales from the Hollow Earth... (Read More)

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