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The Awakened: Isle of Bones

A project in Rochester, NY by Kevin Glusing

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Set sail for Isle of Bones with a new anthology detailing the non-human races of Grimaton, how they awaken, and the dangers they face.
Backers: 52
Average Pledge Per Backer: $26

Funded: $1,335 of $1,320
Dates: Feb 1st -> Mar 1st (29 days)
Project By: Kevin Glusing
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Latest News


March 1st - via:
It got a little shaky there toward the end, but we've done it. We have funded. What's Next? We're working diligently to finish the last piece of the print setup to send for a proof copy. Once we receive our funds for the project, we will send out... (Read More)

We are funded!

February 26th - via:
Great news everybody, we have funded! Thank you all for your support on this project. We look forward to getting everything completed and sent to you once the campaign ends in 3 days and we receive the funds soon after. Between now and then, we can... (Read More)

Marlowes Interview Replay and the Last 4 Days

February 25th - via:
We are so close to funding, everybody. I'm very excited for how far we've come, and I can only hope that we'll see another uptick in backers before Friday at 6:00 pm. I have another story preview set for tomorrow, so keep an eye out for that, and a... (Read More)

Halifax RPG Preview

February 21st - via:
Hello everybody, We are moving into our final week for this project. It's time to kick things up to 11 so that we can fund and shoot for a stretch goal or two. For starters, we're meeting with The Awakened creator Hal Greenberg tomorrow. During our... (Read More)

Marlowe House Speaks with Hal Greenberg

February 19th - via:
Good afternoon all, Just checking in to remind you that the Marlowe House twitch channel will be discussing the project tonight at 7:00 PM EST with Hal Greenberg. Here's a link to their page. Marlowe House on Twitch We hope to see a few of you... (Read More)

After Reading About So Many Non-Human Races, Get a Chance to Play Some

February 17th - via:
The Isle of Bones is home to several races not previously seen on Grimaton. Now, fans of 5th edition D&D can get access to even more!  -- BE EVERYTHING! Create endless 5e D&D races using the ULTIMATE RACE CREATOR! Want to play as a swarm of... (Read More)

Meet Sam Berry Replay and a Preview for "Civilized Orcs."

February 16th - via:
Off to kind of a bumpy start this morning, but we made it through our hangout relatively unscathed, and we got a chance to talk about the book's dimensions, the Kickstarter's progress, and the structure for the RPG content in addition to learning... (Read More)

Hard Cover Books Goal Met and "Double-Edged Words" Preview

February 15th - via:
Great morning everybody, I want to start off by thanking all of you for helping us to reach our goal of $990. Don't see it yet? That is because one of our close friends has reached out that he has been saving up to bring us to our goal in time, but... (Read More)

A Gift to You from Us

February 14th - via:
Whether you celebrate the holiday today or not, we have a fun gift for you, previewing "Autumn's in Briarstraid," by Hal Greenberg, Andrew Marlowe, and Monica Marlowe. Enjoy!  (Read More)

Orcish Bard Rewards Preview and Two New Hangouts this Weekend

February 13th - via:
It's been a good week here, and it's about to get even better because we have a preview of what we're planning for our backers at the Orcish Bard level and above. Namely, the awakened necromancer. Spellcasting as some fantasy buffs know it is greatly... (Read More)

Hibernation's Den Preview and Hang Out Tomorrow

February 12th - via:
Good morning everybody, Our next Kickstarter Live stream is scheduled for tomorrow at 7pm. This time, we're meeting up with Jonathan M. Thompson to discuss his story, "Hibernation's Den." We'll also learn a little more about Jonathan, his writing... (Read More)

Second Batch of Requests Now Available

February 10th - via:
With all 5 of our custom character requests now taken, we've already heard that there could be more people hoping to be included in The Awakened RPG we're working on for later this year. To give them that opportunity, we have created the Isle of... (Read More)

Meet Christopher Yono Replay and a Gorilla of a Good Time

February 9th - via:
Come watch us hang out with Christopher Yono as we discuss his story, "As the Arrow Flies." Good morning everybody, We're starting this weekend out at almost $600 once again. Still working hard to reach that 75% (around $990) goal by next Friday. We... (Read More)

A New Meet Up for Different Time Zones and Another Short Preview.

February 8th - via:
In case you couldn't make it to the Live stream, Check out our hang out last night with author A.L. Cholerton. We have another coming up on Saturday at 11 AM EST to help include anybody in different timezones. This time around, we'll meet up with... (Read More)

A Quick Update - Preparing for Tonight

February 7th - via:
Hi all, Just wanted to pop in to remind you that we're setting up for a Kickstarter Live meeting with A.L. Cholerton tonight at 7pm EST. Feel free to join us as we ask some project-related questions and get to know her better. Watching for any... (Read More)

Hitting a 75% Mini Goal, a Question for You, and Our "Coveted" Short Story Preview

February 5th - via:
We're almost to 50% of our goal with plenty of time remaining. Thank you to everybody who so far has helped us get where we are now. One of our plans for future projects is to have enough in the coffers to pay for a larger spread of promotion like... (Read More)

Gearing Up for Thursday, Taking Questions in the Comments Section

February 4th - via:
A new day, another update. Superbowl Sunday was expectedly quiet, and I have several new outlets going out to help spread the word today, so hopefully we'll see an uptick in backers. If anybody's looking to learn anything about the project, the... (Read More)

Call Me Ygvi and Some Facebook Banners

February 3rd - via:
Good morning folks, I'm excited to see that we're now over $300 funded. To show my appreciation, we have a brief preview of the story "Call Me Ygvi." Afterward, check out some fun Facebook banners we would like to have you share with your friends.... (Read More)

A Strong Start and our Character Artist

February 2nd - via:
Good morning everybody, At 10% of the funding, we're off to a strong start with our project. Thank you very much to those of you joining us so far. If you're considering having us build a character for you in the world of Grimaton, to be included in... (Read More)

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