Original Adventures Reincarnated #7: Dark Tower

A project in Santa Clara, CA by Goodman Games

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The classic tabletop RPG adventure returns for the 5E and DCC RPG rules sets!
Backers: 3450
Average Pledge Per Backer: $131

Funded: $450,407 of $10,000
Dates: May 16th -> Jun 14th (30 days)
Project By: Goodman Games
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Final 4 hours! Countdown show! Don't forget the add-ons!

June 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! It's been an amazing run over these last several weeks. Today is the final day - and we're entering the final hours! Here are a few quick reminders for you all. Countdown Show Tonight Join Joseph, Chris and Bob tonight on Twitch to count... (Read More)

Surprise Stretch Goal: KS-Exclusive Son of Set by Jennell Jaquays

June 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone!  As you all know, the mighty Jennell Jaquays created, wrote, designed and illustrated the original Dark Tower release. That was 42 years ago. And today, she has agreed to return to the Dark Tower! Kickstarter-Exclusive Son of Set by... (Read More)

Next Stretch Goal Cleared: DCC Dark Tower Adventure for Backers! ...Plus, Alignment Issues

June 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! We have cleared another stretch goal! Dark Tower DCC Adventure! We'll be adding a Dark Tower themed adventure to the DCC product line. And backers will receive the PDF! This adventure will be set in what Michael Curtis has termed "the... (Read More)

Remember The Add-Ons! ...and Wait, This Thing Is How Big?

June 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello, backers! Thank you for all the support as we enter the final four days! First, a reminder that we are offering unique and specially priced add-ons with this project. If you're a fan of Dark Tower, you can get miniatures, real metal coins, a... (Read More)

Meet Sutekh, Bringer of Dust and Darkness

June 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone! Last week you all collectively helped us develop a Son of Set: Sutekh, Bringer of Dust and Darkness. Today we bring you the illustration by Brad McDevitt.  Meet Sutekh! Following are the stats for Sutekh. But first, a reminder:... (Read More)

Meet The Demon Lord - And, Design Philosophy for Original Adventures Reincarnated Line

June 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone!  If you happen to be in the Columbus, Ohio area, please stop by Origins this weekend and see our booth. It's easy to find - it's the one with the chaos demon lord standing guard in front of the ziggurat. Visit us at Origins! And if you... (Read More)

What about the new DCC stuff?

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! Welcome to all our new backers over the last few days. For those of you wondering what new DCC material will appear in Dark Tower, well, have we got something for you today... What About the New DCC Stuff?! By Bob Brinkman For those... (Read More)

The Team Discusses The Chosen Sons of Set

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! Brad is hard at work inking the illustration of the Son of Set that you collectively designed with the polls last week. We'll post that soon. In the meantime, we thought you might enjoy this discussion from the design team about the... (Read More)

Was Dark Tower Published in 1979 or 1980? - And, Campaign Coins

June 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, One minor point that's come up in regards to Dark Tower is: when was it first published? Many resources state 1980 (including most of what you'll find on the internet), but it was actually 1979. File this under "Dark Tower trivia" - here... (Read More)

Survey Says: Sutekh, Bringer of Dust and Darkness

June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone! With 300+ responses to the final poll, the name of our Son of Set is clear: Sutekh, Bringer of Dust and Darkness Thanks to everyone for helping us "crowdsource" this creation! Brad is working on the inked image. We'll show you that... (Read More)

No "One Way" To Play Dark Tower - And The Final Poll

June 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! Time for our final poll in the creation of our Son of Set! Based on your replies to yesterday's poll, he'll be wielding a khopesh (hooked sword). We received hundreds of name suggestions. We've whittled them down to our six favorites,... (Read More)

Dark Tower Live-play + Son of Set Poll #4

June 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! Before we dive into our next Son of Set poll, a quick update on... Dark Tower Live-Play You can watch live play of Dark Tower in both 5E and DCC editions! The fine folks at Twenty Sides to Every Story have posted a recording of their... (Read More)

Son of Set Poll #3

June 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Our shared design experience to build a Son of Set continues! Based on polls 1 and 2, our Son of Set has the body of a snake with three modifications. Based on your votes, those modifications are - drum roll please: Hydra head Glowing eyes Multiple... (Read More)

Son Of Set Poll #2

May 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Our shared design experience to build a Son of Set has completed step 1! Based on 400+ responses to yesterday's poll, our Son of Set has the body of a snake with three modifications.  The detailed poll results are listed below. Now, did we mention... (Read More)

Help Us Design a Son of Set

May 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! If you're in the USA, happy Memorial Day! One very fun aspect of the original Dark Tower was the randomized system for creating Sons of Set. We've kept a version of this in our updated edition. And today, we bring it to you in the form... (Read More)

Twitch Liveplay Tonight! Plus: The Team Discusses Traps and Design Philosophy

May 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello Dark Tower fans! A couple short updates for you tonight: Dark Tower liveplay tonight on Twitch, and the team discussing some more interesting aspects of the original adventure.  Dark Tower 5E Liveplay on Twitch Tonight The fine folks at Twenty... (Read More)

Writing A Dark Tower Adventure

May 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! For today's update we first want to show you the latest stretch goal graphic. This was covered on our recent Twitch show and is also on the main Kickstarter page now, but not everyone checks those.  We also need to say - THANKS for... (Read More)

Goodman Games Announces Caverns of Thracia for 5E and DCC RPG

May 25th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Dark Tower Twitch Update Tonight!

May 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! Tonight on the Goodman Games Twitch channel, we'll be livestreaming a Dark Tower discussion. We'll discuss the stretch goals already cleared - and reveal the new stretch goals we'll be adding. And we will share a bit of good news for... (Read More)

The Latest Dark Tower Sculpt

May 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! We have some fun updates for you today about miniatures. But first, a reminder on some Twitch shows... Tonight: Chris Doyle on Geeks' Cant Tonight, join Chris live on Twitch at the Geeks' Cant channel! The show is Tuesday night at 6:30... (Read More)

How to Create a Son of Set

May 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! As I write this update, Dark Tower has passed the previous record to be the most-funded Goodman Games Kickstarter of all time. Thank you everyone for the huge show of support! Yesterday's essay discussed the Sons of Set. Today, we... (Read More)

The Lesser Sons of Set

May 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! For today's update let's talk a little bit about The Lesser Sons of Set. This particular essay is focused on 5E but as we mentioned, there will be plenty of DCC updates to come. The Lesser Sons of Set By Chris Doyle The Sons of Set are... (Read More)

Let's Talk About Those Maps

May 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! Dark Tower is famous for many things, and one of them is its maps. The complexity and multilayered approach was groundbreaking for its time - and they still stand up as outstanding examples of cartography to this day. Recently, the... (Read More)

Dungeons & Dragons' First Mega-Dungeon Lives Again

May 21st - via: comicbook.com
Goodman Games has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund publication of a three volume boxed set that brings the classic Dungeons & Dragons adventure Dark Tower to life, both in its original formatted and updated for Fifth Edition rules. Each volume presents a different way of using Dark Tower. (Read More)

The Lions of Mitra

May 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone! Greetings to the new backers since our last update. It's good to see you all. For today's update, we'd like to show you how we have converted some of the classic material into 5E. DCC fans, don't despair - there will be a series of... (Read More)

NPCs in the Dark Tower

May 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone! Greetings to all the new backers as well as those returning. Over the course of this Kickstarter we'll be posting some thoughts on what makes Dark Tower as special as it is. For today, we'll focus on NPCs. They are a big part of the... (Read More)

How did YOU find Dark Tower?

May 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, What an amazing first two days. Thanks to everyone for the incredible show of love for Dark Tower! How Did You First Discover Dark Tower? We'd love to hear from backers about how you first discovered Dark Tower. Did you see it in a... (Read More)

Thanks For An Amazing First Day

May 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, Thanks for an amazing first day. We are just over 24 hours in and have closed out every stretch goal we had lined up.  Wow. This is a great compliment to the enduring popularity of Dark Tower. Thank you, one and all. We have some... (Read More)

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