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Calidar "Alfdaín Ascendant"

A project in Lake Geneva, WI by Bruce Heard
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A campaign set about two warring elven realms, cursed forests & sentient skyships for use with any RPG + Players' & Adventure Gamebooks
Backers: 296
Average Pledge Per Backer: $74

Funded: $22,000 of $9,000
Dates: Jun 9th -> Jul 8th (30 days)
Project By: Bruce Heard
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Latest News

With less than 4 hours to go...

July 8th - via: kickstarter.com
The adventure book just got a bit LONGER yet! At $22,000, the page count for CA3 "Adventures in Alfdaín" increases from 68 to 72 pages. Is it big enough for ye, mate? And, to all you folks silently "following" the project: really?  What are you... (Read More)

"Drink Up Me Hearties, Yo Ho!"

July 7th - via: kickstarter.com
At $21,000, the page count for CA3 "Adventures in Alfdaín" increases from 64 to 68 pages. Also -- A Reminder: This project does not rely on a post-Kickstarter pledge manager. If you are interested in Add-Ons, please check that section in the... (Read More)

One more Stretch Goal as we near the journey's end

July 6th - via: kickstarter.com
“It’s funny that skyship captains always go around searching for treasure, and never realize that the real treasure lies in the fond memories they create.” Above $20,000 funding, the author pledges to draw updated deck plans for the Star... (Read More)

Two days to go!

July 5th - via: kickstarter.com
A detail needed to be clarified in the main project description. PDFs from earlier projects will be expedited fairly soon after the Kickstarter campaign ends.  PDFs related to the present project will be delivered when all other rewards are... (Read More)

A bold captain makes a bold crew!

July 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
A few things about this milestone. First, as you might have guessed, at $19,000, the page count for CA3 "Adventures in Alfdaín" increases from 60 to 64 pages.  It started at 24 pages when we set sail originally, remember? With a bit more effort... (Read More)

Bonus Goodies!

June 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Good news. If we exceed $20,000 funding, I pledge to draw updated deck plans for the Star Phoenix, which I will make available in digital form to ALL backers. Pass the word, and bring extra momentum to Alfdaín Ascendant. Bruce Heard (Read More)

Let the glorious banner of Mythuín fly!

June 27th - via: kickstarter.com
At $18,000, the page count for CA3 "Adventures in Alfdaín" increases from 56 to 60 pages.  (Read More)

Unfurl the stuns'ls, an' smartly!

June 24th - via: kickstarter.com
We reached a new stretch goal. At $17,000, the page count for CA3 "Adventures in Alfdaín" increases from 52 to 56 pages.  (Read More)

Cool Stuff!

June 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
I added two elements to the Kickstarter page this morning. One is the climate map of Alorea, the elven moon. I'd turned over my designer's map, which Master Cartographer Thorfinn Tait produced in its final "wow!" state.  It looks awesome, at least... (Read More)

Hoist the topgallant and mind the wild griffons!

June 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Onward, mateys!   At $16,000, the page count for CA3 "Adventures in Alfdaín" increases from 48 to 52 pages.  (Read More)

Release the Kraken!

June 16th - via: kickstarter.com
At $15,000, the page count for CA3 "Adventures in Alfdaín" increases from 44 to 48 pages -- twice the starting page count by then.  (Read More)

To Visitors & Followers

June 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello there! In the event you are unfamiliar with Calidar, you can find a more detailed description of the universe and the dynamics of the setting on the author's blog.  Click here for details. Don't miss the boat!  =) BH.  (Read More)

Full speed ahead, and the dragons be damned!

June 15th - via: kickstarter.com
At $14,000, the page count for CA3 "Adventures in Alfdaín" increases from 40 to 44 pages.  (Read More)

Approaching the Great Vault

June 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Batten down the hatches, maties, and stow the landlubbers! At $13,000, the page count for CA3 "Adventures in Alfdaín" increases from 36 to 40 pages.  (Read More)

One more cloud to fly up through!

June 13th - via: kickstarter.com
All hands on deck! At $11,000, the page count for CA3 "Adventures in Alfdaín" increases from 28 to 32 pages.  (Read More)

The skyship is climbing!

June 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Make sail, says I, for our journey merely begins! At $10,000, the page count for CA3 "Adventures in Alfdaín" increases from 24 to 28 pages. Look around for more hands to join the crew, so the Star Phoenix can reach even loftier heights.   (Read More)

Welcome to the new Project

June 10th - via: kickstarter.com
First of all, thank you to everyone who participated in such a stellar first day.  We're amazingly close to funding -- 96% so far. That's great! Who will be the backer who will nudge the project over the top? Stay tuned. BH.  (Read More)

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