Richard Kane Ferguson's Playmat Collection

A project in Saratoga Springs, NY by Richard Kane Ferguson

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Extremely limited edition RKF extended artwork: Tutors, Force of Will and other classic and new Magic: the Gathering playmats & prints!
Backers: 3710
Average Pledge Per Backer: $105

Funded: $390,739 of $12,368
Dates: Apr 22nd -> May 22nd (30 days)
Project By: Richard Kane Ferguson
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Latest News

We're So Close ... We're Doing it! The Grand Abolisher is Unlocked Now! And Our Final Giveaway!

May 22nd - via:
We couldn't resist unlocking the Abolisher, to celebrate the last few minutes of our KS! What kind of campaign would it be without him?! And you all have just crushed it! So thank you so very, very much and ...  Here he is!  UNLOCKED!!! THE GRAND... (Read More)

Time to Unleash the Kraken!!! Sol'Kanar The King of All Swamp Kings is Officially in the Wild!

May 21st - via:
And here he is - fashionably late, joining the party at long last and totally ready to rock and roll! He's always been a late nite clubber :) So here we go... last hours! We can't even begin to tell you all how grateful we are for all your support... (Read More)

Dominaria Remastered APs - We Have Our Winners!!

May 21st - via:
Promise, we'll be brief since we've already updated a couple times today :) Not to take away from the fabulousness of this announcement. Which is..... We have our Dominaria Remastered Artist Proof Winners! The Magic Bowl Has Spoken ... two names... (Read More)

Quick Update - Bundles!

May 21st - via:
Hello! I know some of you have asked for bundles, so ... we've got them as Rewards now :) Thanks again everyone!!  (Read More)

WooHoo -- Tutors Double-Sided Playmat Unlocked, Nearing the Finish Line, and New Stretch Goals

May 21st - via:
Well here we are 19 hours to go -- and crushing the $325 Stretch Goal!! Thank you thank you thank you to everyone for all your support, comments, cajoling and ... love for the art!  Our new double-sided playmat - Enlightened Tutor and Vampiric Tutor... (Read More)

Woot Woot!!! Over $300K ... And a Playmat Winner Emerges

May 20th - via:
We've been getting messages all afternoon about hitting that $300K Stretch Goal mark -- it is just so incredible and amazing that you all are as excited about this giant milestone as we are. It's honestly ...kinda emotional. Thank you so, so much for... (Read More)

Pillage is Unlocked! Long Live the King of Chaos!

May 19th - via:
We reached the $275K stretch goal earlier this afternoon -- so many thanks to all you Backers! But duty called with family so we weren't able to break his chains and free him until now, a couple hours later. But. At long last. PILLAGE IS UNLOCKED!!... (Read More)

We have Our Winers on the Giveaways - Magic 30 Playmats and Sketched APs

May 18th - via:
Thank you so much to everyone who commented in our $250K Backer's Choice Poll. Rich and I read them all -- we chortled, we chuckled, we nodded in agreement with all your favorite art picks :) But the Magic Bowl has spoken. From its deep, dark depths... (Read More)

We have a Winner - the 250K Stretch Goal Vote - a Runner Up and a New Stretch Goal

May 17th - via:
With the $250K Stretch Goal unlocked -- a great big yahoo and thank you all so much for your incredible support!!! -- we have a winner to our Backer's Choice Poll. Drum roll.... wait for it... BLACKBLADE REFORGED is our new playmat & print! ... (Read More)

Vote: $250K Backer's Choice + Magic 30 Journey Now Available

May 16th - via:
Much to our delight we sailed past the $230K Stretch Goal -- thank you all so much for your support and awesome, awesome comments!  That means Magic 30 Journey, an original piece of art Rich created last year to commemorate 30 years of MTG, is now... (Read More)

New Stretch Goals, a New Giveaway, and Back to Backer's Choice

May 15th - via:
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We Have Our Winners - Three Commander Masters AP Sets!!!

May 13th - via:
There were a TON of comments in this latest poll -- hundreds -- and they are all fun, funny, creative, touching and wonderful. Thank you to everyone who voted, commented and otherwise played along :)  And we would've picked every single name as a... (Read More)

Nebu Takes the Day and Another (short) Stretch Goal

May 12th - via:
This was a very big milestone for us - $200K pledged! We couldn't be more thrilled, grateful and thankful. So thank you so very much for backing our campaign - and voting! Which leads us to the latest poll results for our next playmat / print: It's... (Read More)

Two New Winners and a New Poll - This One for the Big AP Win

May 10th - via:
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Wow, Next Stretch Goal Met and a Nail Biter of a Competition!

May 10th - via:
That was quick :) It's been less than 24 hours since we posted it and we've hit the next Stretch Goal--$175K is unlocked! Thank you so much for all your support, backing, and voting! Which leads me to ... the winner for the next playmat/print!  It's... (Read More)

We Have The Winners - Nebuchadnezzar and Hazezon Sketched Playmats!

May 9th - via:
The Magic Bowl has spoken and the drawing is complete... We have our two lucky winners in our Nebuchadnezzar and Hazezon sketched playmat giveaway! The Winners are ... Wayland Gill and Robin Lahti!!! A very big Congratulations to you both! Many... (Read More)

A New Stretch Goal, A New Giveaway, and Backers' Choice Voting is Open!

May 9th - via:
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Fact or Fiction, Votes Are In, and a New (Short) Stretch Goal!

May 8th - via:
Woo hoo - thanks so much to everyone, we are so grateful that we just hit the $150K mark! That means Fact or Fiction is now available as a playmat or print. And we'll pick the lucky Hazezon Tamar and Nebuchadnezzar sketched playmat winners tomorrow... (Read More)

Some Really Fantastic Giveaways -- and a Poll to Choose the Winners!

May 3rd - via:
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Our Next Playmat - A Clear Winner!

May 2nd - via:
The votes are tallied and by a double digit margin, the winner has been chosen! FACT OR FICTION is our next playmat at the $150K Stretch Goal! The extension is in the works and in the meantime ... here she is, in all her fully painted glory! We had a... (Read More)

Toxic Deluge Unlocked, Another Vote is Open, and Giveaways

April 29th - via:
Thank you so much -- in short order, Toxic Deluge has been unlocked at $120K! So it's onward with a stretch goal, and a new vote! It's no secret that we're new at this and its our very first Kickstarter. We're figuring it out as we go :) With that,... (Read More)

Battle of the OG Titans CommentFest Give Away- Winners Announced!

April 26th - via:
Thank you everyone who participated in our Battle of the OG Titans CommentFest-- we chuckled, we laughed, we loved reading every single one of your comments :) Hope you had fun too! With our Magic Bowl selection method -- names were written on strips... (Read More)

The Battle of the OG Titans! And the Winner is...

April 26th - via:
Thank you to everyone who participated in our Battle of the OG Titans! Over 1,150 votes have been cast electronically with another nearly 200 racked up in comments. And believe it or not, Dakkon Blackblade has a contender: Nebuchadnezzar. For most of... (Read More)

We're Sweetening the Pot on the OG Titans Battle - Drawing Winner(s) Get a Free Sketched Playmat!

April 25th - via:
The Battle of the OG Titans is on -- and let's make the competition a little more fun and fierce! To sweeten the pot, ALL THE BACKERS who leave a comment for their favorite Titan in the Poll, or in the Comments section, will have their names put into... (Read More)

Vote Time -- Let the Battle of the OG Titans Begin! The $100,000 Stretch Goal is Officially Unlocked!!

April 24th - via:
BATTLE OF THE OG TITANS -- POLL LINK Thank you so very much for all the support in getting us to the $100K Stretch Goal! That means Voting is on! The poll will stay open for the next 48 Hours, ending Friday, April 26 at... (Read More)

Just Posted our $100K Stretch Goal -- Vote On Your Favorite OG Titan

April 23rd - via:
Who will win this Battle Royal? It's between Dakkon Blackblade, Hazezon Tamar, Jasmine Boreal, Nebuchadnezzar, Pillage and Sol'Kanar The Swamp King! You decide. Voting will begin the minute we hit $100K in funding and we'll list the link to the poll... (Read More)

New MTG Art Kickstarter Raises $75,000 in Just One Day!

April 23rd - via:
Fans of hyper-detailed Magic art rejoice. A new Kickstarter by Richard Kane Ferguson, an iconic Magic artist who has contributed to the game for over 30 years, has just launched. The aim is to bring his art to a new range of limited-edition playmats and prints. Launched just yesterday, the campaign has already smashed its initial goal and raised a whopping $75,000. (Read More)

Thank You! We've Reached our $50K Stretch Goal!

April 22nd - via:
Thanks again for all your support!! We've reached our next stretch goal - Misinformation is now part of the team! We're busy putting together the next Stretch Goal, a battle royal!  (Read More)

Thank you all SO MUCH!

April 22nd - via:
We are pretty much overwhelmed, in a very good way :-) We've met our campaign funding Goal and surpassed our first Stretch Goal -- in the first 2.5 hours of the campaign!! We can't thank you enough for all of your support! Elenda, The Dusk Rose is... (Read More)

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