Leviathan Rising: An enlightenment-punk role playing game

A project in Southend-on-Sea, UK by Stephen Fleetwood

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A tabletop RPG of 17th-century rebels fighting for fraternity, equality and liberty.
Backers: 145
Average Pledge Per Backer: £30

Funded: £4,366 of £4,000
Dates: Feb 19th -> Mar 28th (38 days)
Project By: Stephen Fleetwood
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Latest News

8 hours to go! It all comes down now

March 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you for getting us into this home stretch where I can not have to panic about not being funded! Last few hours for any late backers to come and join the party,  but otherwise we now move on to production.  Of course you will be hearing from... (Read More)

Welcome to the last 24 hours!

March 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello and welcome to the last 24 hours of the campaign. We are now within a day of the campaign ending, fully funded. If you are a backer, you will get all of our social stretch goals alongside your book. These are: The adventure "the sins or... (Read More)

We are online, doing character generation and some example play!

March 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Come see us at https://www.twitch.tv/JamesCORP Thanks  (Read More)

100% funded! We have been fully backed!

March 25th - via: kickstarter.com
First a word of thanks... Thank you everyone! We have made it across the finish line! I was worried it was going to come  even closer to the wire for a little while. I am deeply grateful for your support and help in getting the game made.  So,... (Read More)

90% backed!

March 24th - via: kickstarter.com
We just got our first backer at the £100 tier and now we have made it to 90% backed. Just those last 10% to go...  (Read More)

5 days left

March 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone, we have 5 days left in the campaign, and £478 to go! This is the home stretch and I think we can make it. It is far from certain, however! I am hoping that we can make it across the finish line successfully, but I need you to share... (Read More)

Backer request: The escalation system

March 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Okay, so you also asked about the escalation system. It's a good question, as it is a key part of the game! So, here is port of the escalation system from Leviathan Rising: Escalation The characters have benefitted from the rite of the champion,... (Read More)

Magic system

March 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Okay, this is delayed. I got caught up in a lot of procedural updates and forgot about this promised one. Apologies. So, to the meat of the update: how does magic work in Leviathan Rising? First there are instant magical effects.  These are very... (Read More)

Chance to play the game!

March 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone. I have been very lucky, in that an online actual play show has offered to record Leviathan Rising being played for their show. I would love for people to be able to see some actual play so that you all can get a better idea of how the... (Read More)

75% backed!

March 8th - via: kickstarter.com
So, with our last backer we just ticked over to 75% backed, with 20 days to go. Thanks everyone for the support! In the upcoming week I will be: 1) doing the promised update on the magic system. 2) starting an actual play session which will be going... (Read More)

Backer request: The rite of the champion

March 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
One of our backers answered my question about things that they would be interested to learn more about, saying that they wanted to know more about the rite of the champion. If you want to know more about certain sections of the game, please ask in... (Read More)

One week into the kickstarter!

February 26th - via: kickstarter.com
We are one week into the process of getting kickstarter, and it has been one hell of a week! I can confirm that we have broken the last of the stretch goals related to sharing the page. That will mean that everyone backing the game will also be... (Read More)

Big update! 50% backed and another sharing stretch goal broken!

February 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello again everyone! Since I spoke to you last we have broken 50% funding, and we managed it just inside 2 days! Thanks very much for supporting and helping with that. We're on a good track to getting backed.  In other thanks for supporting us... (Read More)

The first day is over. Thanks to everyone!

February 20th - via: kickstarter.com
 Hello With the first day over, we have reached a total of 40% backed, and I am so grateful for all the support from my backers. We have already gone through two of the sharing based goals!  This is a great start to the process, but there is still... (Read More)

Second stretch goal broken in the first day!

February 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all so much, you have shared the page a total of 232 times so far! It looks like I badly underestimated how many times people would share my kickstarter. Still, my mistake means more free stuff added to all the pledges!  So I will now be... (Read More)

Very early stretch goal achieved!

February 19th - via: kickstarter.com
In a ridiculously early update we have already broken the first of out stretch goals! The page has been shared 100 times, which means my example scenario will be being written up properly and sent out as a PDF with the games. DOne in an hour and 15... (Read More)

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