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Call of Cthulhu Classic

A project in Ann Arbor, MI by Chaosium Inc.

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A boxed collection of Chaosium's classic Call of Cthulhu products from the 1980s.
Backers: 5718
Average Pledge Per Backer: $103

Funded: $591,470 of $20,000
Dates: Jul 2nd -> Jul 24th (23 days)
Project By: Chaosium Inc.
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Latest News

What Adventures are in this thing?

July 24th - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, People have been trying to triangulate on exactly how many scenarios are in the 2" boxed set, so we thought we should provide a list: The Haunted House (by Sandy Petersen) The Brockford House A Beginning Scenario for a... (Read More)

Wow! Another stretch goal achieved! and one final one added.

July 24th - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, With a little over 7 hours remaining in this campaign we have broken the $550,000 mark! Thus, those two additional red ruby-colored D6s are going into the little plastic baggie that holds the rest of the dice set. ... (Read More)

How can I get an extra boxed set before the campaign ends today?

July 24th - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, We've had a number of people ask how they can purchase additional boxed sets. You have two choices: A. If you want to purchase them after the Kickstarter ends, you will be able to do so in BackerKit.  B. If you want... (Read More)

5000 Backers! and one last chance.

July 24th - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, As we enjoy the final 24 hours of our Kickstarter we want to celebrate the record breaking 5000 backers who have joined us on this adventure. One of the magic powers of Kickstarter is how it strengthens a community,... (Read More)

One More Last Day Stretch Goal

July 23rd - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, When we were planning this Kickstarter, a common question that got asked was "How much do you think this campaign will raise?" Six months ago the common answer was "we might raise $300,000," which was based on possibly... (Read More)

$500,000 Stretch Goal Achieved!

July 23rd - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, Happy Friday! Another morning arrives and another stretch goal is achieved: $500,000 Achieved - Bonus Scenario - Wail of the Witch by Keith Herber We are adding this 8 page scenario into the back of the printed and PDF... (Read More)

Achieving the $450,000 stretch goal and announcing our $500,000 Stretch Goal

July 20th - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, On this auspicious Tuesday we have passed another milestone,  $450K, and have achieved another stretch goal. We will add a free printed 34" x 11" poster of the Size Comparison chart (with additional new Silhouettes by... (Read More)

Wednesday arrives, another stretch goal is reached, and we are about to set a new record...

July 14th - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, Today is shaping up to be an historic and epic day. Not only did we achieve another stretch goal "out of the shadows", but we are about to set a new record for the number of backers on a single one of our projects,... (Read More)

We've got an FAQ to help answer your questions.

July 12th - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, We regulary review this Kickstarter's Comments section and try to quickly answer any questions raised there. We would also like to thank the backers that step up to answer them for us. As questions get asked we update... (Read More)

This Saturday on Twitch Becca Scott and an all-star cast plays The Asylum's 'The Auction'

July 9th - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, You may have seen Becca Scott's Call of Cthulhu actual play series The Calyx on Twitch TV or YouTube (her new series started this week!) We've got exciting news: in exactly 24 hours from now (3:40pm PST) Becca is going... (Read More)

Another Stretch Goal is achieved, on to $400K!

July 9th - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, Another morning arrives and with it comes another milestone achieved. The large color poster map of Arkham is going to be added as a PDF and in printed form. Thus, it's on to the next goal: $400,000 Stretch Goal - Out... (Read More)

HPLHS announces Deluxe Handout Set to pair with Chaosium's 40th Anniversary Kickstarter!

July 7th - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, To help celebrate the 40th anniversary of Call of Cthulhu we're delighted that our friends the H.P. Lovecraft Historical Society have announced another of their amazing prop sets! Using a full-page of the 'Arkham... (Read More)

Call of Cthulhu Classic Box Collection Announced

July 7th - via:
Chaosium has announced plans to publish a collection of classic Call of Cthulhu rulebooks and supplements as part of a new boxed set to celebrate the game's 40th anniversary. Call of Cthulhu was one of the first horror RPGs and focuses more on survival and mystery rather than combat against monsters. (Read More)

Chaosium Launches CALL OF CTHULHU Kickstarter to Celebrate 40 Years of the RPG

July 7th - via:
Chaosium released the original edition of the tabletop RPG Call of Cthulhu in 1981. To celebrate 40 years of the game, the team recently launched a Kickstarter with remastered versions of the original boxed set and five of the first supplements. (Read More)

$300,000 Stretch Goal achieved - on to the next!

July 6th - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, It's great to wake up, go over to our Kickstarter page, and find we've passed another significant milestone. Another stretch goal gets achieved, and the upgraded handouts will be available as PDFs and also be added... (Read More)

Things are dicey enough, indeed!

July 3rd - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, Here we are, just 20 hours into this adventure and we have crossed the $200,000 threshold. The dice are rolling, and the stretch goal will be marked as "achieved". Thus, it's on to our next stretch goal: $300,000... (Read More)

1000 Backers Reached!

July 2nd - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, We hoped to have 1,000 backers eventually, but getting this many on the first day has been wonderful. As word of the Kickstarter spreads we hope to have many more join us on this adventure. Shamble on! As for... (Read More)

New Stretch Goal - Things Get Dicey!

July 2nd - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, We now have over 100,000 reasons to celebrate, and we have also achieved our first Stretch Goal (Free Keeper Screen). Every boxed set will have one included for free inside it.  Thus, it's on to the next: $200,000... (Read More)

The Stars are Right! - funded in just under ten minutes!

July 2nd - via:
Greetings Fellow Investigators, The Stars were right and we have funded in just under 10 minutes! Many thanks to all our first minute backers. We look forward to seeing how many more join us on this adventure. We are rapidly closing in on our... (Read More)

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