Feed the Kraken

A project in Eitorf, Germany by Funtails GmbH

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Feed the Kraken is not just a game, it is an amazingly intense experience that will stay with you forever.
Backers: 3490
Average Pledge Per Backer: €58

Funded: €203,923 of €30,000
Dates: Oct 28th -> Nov 18th (22 days)
Project By: Funtails GmbH
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Latest News

The home port is just a couple of hours away...

November 18th - via: kickstarter.com
... SHIVER ME TIMBERS!  I hired on the INSTABIL to bring some hot merchandise off crab island, after all I be a Smuggler by trade. I been about to go to the mothballed cannons below deck to see if me "shipment" been still there when I heard a... (Read More)

The final stretch - All hands on deck! :)

November 17th - via: kickstarter.com
… Now I understand, everythin' makes sense. It feels like me mind an' spirit 'ave been purged with frozen salt water. I understand the deepest sea now an' know what wants to embrace us down there with its many arms. The Spiritualist be right that... (Read More)

Add-On Buys and Social Goal unlocked

November 16th - via: kickstarter.com
... Day 19, we be still at anchor. The faint north wind brings us only muggy air an' fetid odors. The spiritualist called me last night, at least I think she did. Or been I just dreaming? we talked fer a long time an' she been worried about what... (Read More)

Land in sight! Big announcement for the home stretch of the campaign

November 15th - via: kickstarter.com
… Day 18 o' our voyage. After the last Cap'n been disposed of, we be now anchored halfway between Bluewater Bay an' Crimson Cove in eerily calm waters. East or West, nobody be knowing which way to set sail and the north is shrouded in fog an'... (Read More)

Social Goal, Livestream & a suprise

November 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Me name be Johnny, or Meek as the other guys call me. We had t' put the new Cap'n in th' brig. The ornery cuss stood on deck with a barrel o' lamp oil in one hand and a torch in the other last night. He said we wanted t’ burn the dreams away. I... (Read More)

Social Goal Update, Reviews and BIG THANKS

November 11th - via: kickstarter.com
I will throw them all overboard... I will keelhaul them an' then I be fixin' to personally whip ‘em, them dogs. The 'ole crew be conspirin' against me, I be sure o' it. When these terrible dreams wake me to the sky in the night, I 'earrr songs an'... (Read More)

Foreign language Character Cards, a survey & Interview Part 2

November 10th - via: kickstarter.com
I always thought a logbook been just fer squares an' accountants, paper on which ye can write filthy jokes or clean yer nose with. But at the moment I must say that there I find it comfortin' to write a few lines meself. I be sure the 'erbalist put... (Read More)

Feed the Kraken pits a ship’s crew against oceanic threats - and each other - in a hidden-role adventure

November 10th - via: dicebreaker.com
Players in Feed the Kraken take on a hidden role under three distinct factions: pirates, sailors and cultists. The sailors simply want to reach safe harbour, unload their cargo and probably celebrate with a pint or two. Meanwhile, the pirates look to steer the vessel known as the Instabil toward their secret brigandine cove for no doubt nefarious purposes. (Read More)

Social Goal unlocked, Special Art Video & Interview

November 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Louis been the kin' o' france before the revolut-i-on away, 'aul away, we'll 'aul away joe but it was then that 'e got 'is 'ead chopped off which spoiled 'is constitut-i-on arr, that be a jolly shanty. Especially on days with so much booty! I fobbed... (Read More)

More announcements and Social Goal unlocked!

November 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Day 1 o' me wiSe leadership: everyone be doin' jolly. At least noBody be complainin'. The lads know what will 'appen if they don't follow suit. Fer today I let the Roster Creator 'andle shifts because I found a nice little bottle o' expensive rum the... (Read More)

Social Goals update and other news bites

November 5th - via: kickstarter.com
...they really dared to ... these scurvy infested, lily-livered dogs. Tonight, they took it upon themselves to openly mutiny against me and the first officers. The Gunsmith must have manipulated the muskets of the night shift, as quickly as they were... (Read More)

Social Goals unlocked and an interview with parts of the crew

November 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
… I can feel the tension rising among the crew, icy smiles and talk behind my back! The Gunsmith gives me evasive looks every time our eyes meet. But I can see his hands are rough and chafed, he must have worked a lot on the guns in the last days,... (Read More)

The miniatures of Feed the Kraken

October 31st - via: kickstarter.com
… some of the crew were afraid to leave port a few days before All Hallows' Eve. But now that the day has come and no sea monsters or sirens have appeared, everybody seems to relax more and more after sunset. Salty Zorander and Ol’ Scurvy even... (Read More)

Update to the campaign site and new Social Goals!

October 29th - via: kickstarter.com
... a full day into our journey the night shift reported two shadowy figures in the darkness. They must be part of the crew since we haven't taken anyone on board since the Archivist. They were lurking around the bow, staring into the water as if... (Read More)

First Social Stretch Goal reached (BGG)

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
... only one night into the journey we found a little dinghy at sea. On it was one person with heaps upon heaps of tomes, nautical charts and shipping manifests. She claims to be an Archivist ... Dear backers, with your support the first social... (Read More)

The INSTABIL has set sail into the Deep Sea!

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Ahoy sailors, let me be the first to welcome you on board of the INSTABIL! We are a merry band of loyal seafarers, no pirates or cultists allowed. We caught a strong gust with your help and the INSTABIL is parting the seas like an elegant barracuda!... (Read More)

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