Wastes of Chaos: Enter the 5E Borderlands

A project in Kirkland, WA by Kobold Press

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Wield chaos magic, battle the Black Goat cult, and seize ancient treasure! New races, spells, and monsters for every 5th Edition game.
Backers: 2770
Average Pledge Per Backer: $77

Funded: $212,559 of $50,000
Dates: Sep 6th -> Oct 7th (32 days)
Project By: Kobold Press
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Latest News

Thank You!

October 7th - via:
Kazoos ring throughout the warrens! Thank you to each and every one of you 2,770 backers! The book will be larger and richer because of you. The kobolds will take a few days to recover from the overwhelming excitement of this Kickstarter, then... (Read More)

What Causes a Wasteland?

October 6th - via:
As we enter the final day of the Kickstarter, here’s a sneak peek of some of the content in Wastes of Chaos. These are brief summaries of the types of things that can cause a wasteland to happen in a game world. Each is detailed further in the... (Read More)

Don't Forget About Wastes Wednesdays!

October 4th - via:
Mire Fiend Have you checked out Wastes Wednesdays over on our website yet? Each Wednesday, we post sneak peeks, artwork, and other fun tidbits of content from Wastes of Chaos. So far, we've released the following sneak peeks: Monster: Mire Fiend -... (Read More)

Kickstarter Ending Soon

October 3rd - via:
There are just four days left to back Wastes of Chaos! Since this campaign started, you unlocked a new Doombringer Fighter subclass, the Dust to Dust adventure for Tales from the Wastes, a Wasteland Dragonborn variant race, a form-fillable character... (Read More)

Meet the Miniatures

October 1st - via:
Hello backers! Our partners over at EffinCool Miniatures have been working hard to finalize the renders for the Wastes of Chaos creatures that will be immortalized as miniatures. Unfortunately, Xoventyss the Lord of the Wastes and Handsomest of... (Read More)

Wastes Wallpapers!

September 27th - via:
Today, we revealed wallpapers for the Wastes of Chaos and Tales from the Wastes dual cover for download on our website. This wonderful piece of art is by frequent Kobold artist Marcel Mercado (cover artist of Book of Ebon Tides, Deep Magic, and... (Read More)

What is Tales from the Wastes?

September 23rd - via:
So you’re all for creating your own magical wasteland with Wastes of Chaos, but what do you do with it once you’ve created it? Enter Tales from the Wastes! This book contains 14 (more with stretch goals!) one-session adventures between levels 1... (Read More)

Wastes Wednesdays and RealmSmith’s Actual Play

September 20th - via:
Last week, we started up a new series on our blog called Wastes Wednesdays, where we post little sneak peeks of upcoming material from the Wastes of Chaos, usually a piece of art or a brief monster description. If you want to see some extra tidbits... (Read More)

Shard Tabletop VTT Free for Most Pledges

September 16th - via:
Hello backers! Did you know that your pledge might come with a free Shard Tabletop VTT license? Most pledge tiers of $29 and up get the Wastes of Chaos and Tales from the Wastes digital versions on Shard Tabletop for FREE! The Shard Tabletop digital... (Read More)

Tales of the Wasted West Actual Play

September 13th - via:
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Sneak Peek: Vile Reconstructor

September 8th - via:
WOW! In only two days, you helped us fund Wastes of Chaos and its companion book, Tales from the Wastes, AND you unlocked two stretch goals: the Doombringer fighter subclass (a subclass that revels in violence and the terror they cause in their... (Read More)

Table of Contents Preview

September 6th - via:
Here's a preview of the Table of Contents for Wastes of Chaos. In this book, you'll find everything you need to create your own magical wasteland in your world or to populate a magical wasteland in any campaign setting you use. Which chapter are you... (Read More)

Funded in Only 2 Hours!

September 6th - via:
WOW! Our backers never cease to amaze us, and we are ever-grateful for your support. We’d like to extend an extra-special thank-you to those of you who shared, liked, and retweeted the teasers and announcements leading up to the launch of our... (Read More)

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