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Twilight: 2000 – Roleplaying in the WWIII That Never Was

A project in Stockholm, Sweden by Fria Ligan

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A classic tabletop RPG returns in a new retro-apocalyptic edition, from the makers of the ALIEN RPG and Forbidden Lands.
Backers: 8073
Average Pledge Per Backer: kr672 SEK

Funded: kr5,424,755 SEK of kr100,000 SEK
Dates: Aug 12th -> Sep 3rd (23 days)
Project By: Fria Ligan
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Latest News

The Last Stand

September 2nd - via:
Hello! The final stretch goal of the Kickstarter for Twilight: 2000 has been unlocked and we're into the final hours of the campaign – thank you again for your amazing support! We won't be adding any more stretch goals at this point, as we have... (Read More)

New Stretch Goals Up – Heading Into Final Days

August 31st - via:
Hello! The support for this Kickstarter continues to be awazing, we're blown away! We want to give something more back to you, so we've been working hard to wrangle up a few more stretch goals for the final days of the campaign. Three new goals are... (Read More)

A Closer Look at Combat in Twilight: 2000

August 30th - via:
Hello! Many of you have asked for some more information on the combat system in the new edition of Twilight: 2000, so here we go. :) General disclaimer: we are still in a pre-Alpha stage, which means that no details of the systems are set in stone,... (Read More)

The Black Madonna Is Here – More Stretch Goals Coming Soon!

August 29th - via:
Hello! The Kickstarter is steaming ahead at great pace, and we have now unlocked the final stretch goal on the current list! Original author Frank Frey will now write a new version of The Black Madonna, one of the most iconic modules for the first... (Read More)

5,000 Backers Passed, Stretch Goal Unlocked, One Week to Go!

August 27th - via:
Hi! As fate would have it, we just passed three major milestones in the Kickstarter for Twilight: 2000 at almost the same time – exactly one week remains of the campaign, we passed an astonishing 5,000 backers, and another stretch goal was... (Read More)

New Stretch Goals Up including Black Madonna – And New Weapon Cards Addon!

August 24th - via:
Hello! We spent the weekend tinkering, and we now have three more stretch goals up for Twilight: 2000 – a fourth scenario location, full-color separate battlemaps for each of the four scenario location, and last but not least: a remake of the... (Read More)

Final Stretch Goal Unlocked – More Coming Soon!

August 21st - via:
Hi! Today, the last of the 19 stretch goals we have lined up so far was unlocked – we will now add four more Base Dice to the boxed set. Thank you for your support! Now, we do have a few more stretch goals up our sleeve, but we need a little more... (Read More)

Base Building Rules Unlocked – And Watch The Game Played Live!

August 20th - via:
Hello! Another stretch goal has been unlocked – we will now expand the Players’ Manual in the boxed set with a chapter on base building, letting the you establish and develop - and defend - your own home base in the wasteland of World War III.... (Read More)

Nostalgia For TWILIGHT: 2000 RPG Runs Rampant On Kickstarter

August 18th - via:
The classic tabletop roleplaying game Twilight: 2000 is returning in a big way! Free League Publishing, the makers of award-winning RPGs, in partnership with Game Designers’ Workshop is bringing back the retro game for a whole new look at the post-apocalyptic world from the popular series. It’s back to the end of the world as the WWIII that never was has set this alternate timeline off toward an uncertain future where the Soviet Union is still around and the devastation is all over. (Read More)

Limited Edition Box Gets Insert, Dice Tray Addon Available

August 17th - via:
Hello! Yet another stretch has been passed - we will now expand the gear section of the game with additional weapons and vehicles. Thank you! Two more stretch goals remain on the current list: base building rules and an extra set of four Base Dice. ... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked and Q&A With the Designers Today!

August 16th - via:
Hello! Since our last update, another stretch goal has been unlocked - the scenario location The Burned Town, written by award-winning game writer Nils Hintze, will now be added to the Referee's Manual. Thank you! Next up is an expanded gear section... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Unlocked and Limited Edition Backers Get Honorable Mention

August 14th - via:
Hello! It's Friday morning which is always nice, and what's even greater is to see another stretch goal unlocked for Twilight: 2000! We will now expand the Referee’s Manual in the boxed set with conversion rules for 1st and 2nd edition modules for... (Read More)

Twilight 2000 Revival Launches Kickstarter Campaign

August 14th - via:
Back in 1984, Game Designers' Workshop introduced the apocalyptic role-playing game Twilight 2000 to the tabletop market. The game was set in the future year of 2000, during a raging World War III. Now GDW and Amargosa Press are looking into producing a new version of the game, twenty years past the sell-by date in the title. (Read More)

New Addon and Five New Stretch Goals Are Up: Dice, Gear, Base Building, and More!

August 13th - via:
Hello again! Those five new stretch goals didn't last long! We've been thinking hard and fast, and now we have another batch of five new stretch goals up on the Kickstarter page! They include conversion rules, base building rules, more scenario... (Read More)

Three More Stretch Goals Down!

August 13th - via:
Good morning! Waking up to another stretch goals unlocked is a great feeling! Since the last update, your great support has unlocked three new goals for Twilight: 2000: more combat maps, a soundtrack, a solo play mode. Thank you! Now, just one more... (Read More)

Twilight 2000 RPG Kickstarter Funds in First Seven Minutes

August 13th - via:
Free League Publishing has launched a Kickstarter to create a new edition of the classic Frank Chadwick led GDW military roleplaying game Twilight 2000. The new retro-apocalypotic edition of Twilight: 2000, published in partnership with Game Designers' Workshop, goes back to the roots of the franchise with a boxed set for sandbox roleplaying in the devastation of World War III. (Read More)

New Stretch Goals Are Up: Virtual Tabletop, Soundtrack, Solo Play Mode, And More!

August 12th - via:
 Hello! After a brief intermission, five new stretch goals are now up on the Kickstarter page, including a more combat maps, a soundtrack, a solo play mode, and a Virtual Tabletop edition. The first new goal - another scenario location by Chris... (Read More)

All Stretch Goals Down - New Batch Coming Soon!

August 12th - via:
Wow what an amazing day! Thanks to your great support, we have already unlocked all nine initial stretch goals, less than three hours into the campaign! We will now also add Ammo Dice, Encounter Cards and a Hit Location Die to the boxed set. You're... (Read More)

Four More Stretch Goals Down!

August 12th - via:
Hello! Since our last update less than an hour ago, four more stretch goals have been passed. We will now expand the game box with: Four double-sided modular combat maps Cardboard tokens to use on the combat maps, representing individual fighters as... (Read More)

Two Stretch Goals Down

August 12th - via:
Just 30 minutes in and the first two stretch goals are already down! We will now add both a life path method for creating characters in the game, and expand the boxed set with four custom Base Dice – one each of D6, D8, D10 and D12. The engraved... (Read More)


August 12th - via:
Wow! What an amazing start! Just 7 minutes in, we've reached our base goal. Thank you for your support!!! Now, let's get those stretch goals. First up - a Life Path system for character generation. Back to the Kickstarter /Free League  (Read More)

Kickstarter for Twilight: 2000 by Free League Funded in Seven Minutes - Free League Publishing

August 12th - via:
A classic roleplaying game returns. The new edition of Twilight: 2000, published in partnership with Game Designers' Workshop (GDW) and Amargosa Press, will be the fourth in the series, the first being released by GDW in 1984. Just like the original version, the new edition is set in a year 2000 devastated by war – now in an alternate timeline where the Moscow Coup of 1991 succeeded and the Soviet Union never collapsed. (Read More)

Apocalypse achieved in 7 minutes - Twilight: 2000 on Kickstarter

August 12th - via:
The 2020 ENnies Publisher of the Year, Free League Publishing, has launched their next Kickstarter. Amargosa Press, the Polish RPG publisher Black Monk Games and Far Future Enterprises are all on board. (Read More)

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