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Atlas Chaosium: An Urban Magician’s Tarot

A project in Williamsburg, VA by Vy

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A chaos inspired tarot deck filled with urban imagery that is one part psychedelic, one part Dave McKean, and one part alt rock.
Backers: 75
Average Pledge Per Backer: $63

Funded: $4,726 of $12,000
Dates: Jul 4th -> Aug 3rd (30 days)
Project By: Vy
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Latest News

Important Updates!

August 3rd - via:
Well, we ended with 75 backers, which is waaaay more than I expected. I know I said I’d send you all a new campaign link, which I’m going to do, but it’s going to be a little longer than I said, BECAUSE! I’m moving to Delaware, and I’m now... (Read More)

Quick Update!

July 30th - via:
I had a procedure today so I’m just posting really quickly—we got to 70 backers, I wasn’t sure if it’d get to 70! Thank you to those of you that have continually supported this project. Some of you have only backed within the last few days,... (Read More)

Plans for Round 2 of Kickstarter

July 27th - via:
Good morning Chaos Fiends (yes I just came up with a name for my backers on the spot, deal with it). The Atlas Chaosium is a rare and underappreciated tome of knowledge, it seems. As such, we’re going to be migrating over to a new campaign soon.... (Read More)

Getting Down to the Wire

July 24th - via:
We’re getting down to the wire now and I’m trying to decide when to create a new, lower goal campaign. And I’m hopeful I can get all 67 backers to switch to that campaign. 😂 I’ve been doing a card a day challenge over on my Instagram... (Read More)

Brain Rush and Trusting Intuition

July 21st - via:
So first, I promised I’d post a pic of my new “legs.” (Aka my leg braces) On the phone it isn’t showing it as being part of the text of the update itself, but I have included a picture! Anyways, onto today’s update: So I have ADHD and after... (Read More)

Walking into the Future on New Legs

July 16th - via:
I got new legs today! Well, okay, actually I got new leg braces, aka Ankle Foot Orthotics (AFOs). They help stabilize my gait, which is unsteady (among other things) due to my Cerebral Palsy. But they also just look damn cool. I don’t have a... (Read More)

Trolls, Art, and Hope

July 15th - via:
So I created a Facebook ad for the Kickstarter about a week ago. Figured it’d help get more traffic for the deck. All well and good, right? I wish. What ended up occurring is two guys on the ad commented and basically told me Tarot was... (Read More)

Short update today, longer update tomorrow

July 14th - via:
I just wanted to write and say thank you, we're at 44 backers now, and that's awesome!  I'm going to be uploading all of the card art tomorrow, and hopefully that will entice some backers that were more hesitant, having not seen all the cards.  I... (Read More)


July 10th - via:
I really want this to succeed.  I want this to succeed so bad I got over my nerves and emailed actual Dave freaking McKean and told him about it because EVERYONE keeps saying it reminds them of his work.  But I am nervous because we're 24 days left... (Read More)

25 backers! And another card art reveal!

July 6th - via:
I can't believe it!  We're already at 25 backers, and over $1,000! I am so, so grateful for your support, and it means so much to me that you are as excited about this project as I am.  I am beginning work on the writing of the guidebook, and hope... (Read More)

Aaaand we're LIVE!

July 4th - via:
WE'RE LIVE!  I've actually launched a Kickstarter!  WOW!  So if you're reading this, thank you. I am excited and nervous and terrified, but proud and thrilled, too. The very thought of getting this deck out there into someone's hands is... (Read More)

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