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Age of Grit - A Cowboy Steampunk RPG

A project in Phoenix, AZ by iqSoup
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A cowboy themed RPG adventure aboard a steam-powered airship! Steampunk meets Firefly in a vast, immersive, Wild West inspired world!
Backers: 636
Average Pledge Per Backer: $25

Funded: $15,773 of $12,000
Dates: Aug 19th -> Sep 26th (38 days)
Project By: iqSoup
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Latest News

Saddle Up Cowboy, It's Off to Battle With Age of Grit's Old West Steampunk Airships

March 4th - via: cliqist.com
Last month iqSoup released a new demo for their cowboy steampunk RPG Age of Grit. Was the demo any good? Watch our video to find out. (Read More)

Last Minute Add On!

September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone!  It's the final count down!   It's both very exciting and very nerve wracking watching the timer tick down to 0.  Please check in with us on twitter @iqSoup if you're doing the same!  We can celebrate and bite our nails down to... (Read More)

Paypal Donations Now Supported!!!

September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Just 6 hours left!!!  Can we still make it to our next stretch goal?  I'm still hoping we can! We are now supporting Paypal donations!  So if for some reason you can't pledge here on Kickstarter or if you're late to the party, then for a limited... (Read More)

Art Contest Winners Announced!!!

September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks for all the gritters...all you gritty folks?  Man we need a better name for the Age of Grit community.  Anyways thanks for all the Age of Grit fans who participated in our art contest.  We saw a huge range of entries--from hand drawn... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Achieved! Full Steam Ahead!

September 24th - via: kickstarter.com
We've reached our first stretch goal! Yeeeeehaw!!!  A BIG thanks to all of you for making it happen!  Age of Grit will now feature personal gear--for your captain and crew to wear or use in the game.  We're talking hats (from cowboy to top),... (Read More)

Call to Arms!!!

September 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Call to ArmsBattle stations everyone!  Our campaign seems to be a little low on steam! Typically a Kickstarter campaign will see a huge surge in activity during the last week or so of the campaign, and certainly during the last 3 or 4 days.... (Read More)

Art Contest Entries #1 - 3 Days Left!

September 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Just 3 days left!  We're down to the home stretch!  The final leg of the race!  The last bite of the taco! #GritIt's going to take some grit if we're gonna reach our stretch goals.  Let's make some noise today! Please tweet, post on Facebook, or... (Read More)

WE DID IT!!! ONE WEEK LEFT!!!

September 18th - via: kickstarter.com
WE DID IT!!!  Age of Grit is now funded!  Just moments ago we surpassed the 100% mark of our base funding goal! Thank you all SO MUCH for your pledges and support!  I can't express our appreciation for every single one of you!  Age of Grit has... (Read More)

#FireflyMarathon - Right Now!!!

September 16th - via: kickstarter.com
    Today we're having an epic Firefly marathon: watching the entire series, one episode after another, and then topping it all off with Serenity!!!  And the best part is we'll be live tweeting the whole thing!  We're starting right now with... (Read More)

#FireflyMarathon - Tomorrow

September 15th - via: kickstarter.com
#FireflyMarathon.  The entire series plus Serenity.  @iqSoup on Twitter. Ray's the Dead has only 6 days left!  You play a green-skinned zombie named Ray with a glowing magic light bulb sticking out of his brain!!!  If that doesn't get you... (Read More)

A Big Push for 100%!!!

September 11th - via: kickstarter.com
We're making a big push to reach 100% funded by the end of the week!!!  We are doing great--just a little further and then its on to stretch goals!  Please do what you can to help push us past the 100% mark. A really BIG thank you goes out to each... (Read More)

Stretch Goals!

September 9th - via: kickstarter.com
We're very happy to announce the campaign's stretch goals!  Please help spread the word on Facebook and Twitter so we can reach our base funding goal and start smashing our way past some of these goals!  If you have any questions or comments... (Read More)

Stretch Goals?

September 5th - via: kickstarter.com
 Guess what! We are now past 75% funded, at over $9,000 in pledges!!!  Seems like just yesterday that little counter was at $0 and no backers.  We've come a long way in a few short weeks--thank you so much for making it happen!  Keep spreading... (Read More)

Kickstarter Presents "Age of Grit"

September 1st - via: esbtrib.com
Kickstarter’s “Age of Grit” is an amazing game about a ship, her captain, and her crew. The game holds a brilliant spice of fantasy technology, steam powered airships, clockwork contraptions and floating fortresses. This technology will be advanced but in a cowboy style, with everything using steam power, gears and pistons to operate. “Age of Grit” keeps everything cool about the real historical Old West, but it adds a heavy injection of science fiction. (Read More)

Art Contest

August 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Happy Labor Day to all!!! Last night at precisely 11:09 PM (AZ time anyway) something momentous occurred: WE PASSED THE 50% FUNDING MARK!!! Yeeehaw!!! Since then we've seen a huge surge in new backers--we are SO excited! Age of Grit is now at 200... (Read More)

The Stronghold

August 26th - via: kickstarter.com
We're making a big push to get Age of Grit to the 50% mark! Please keep sharing the campaign--post on Facebook, Twitter, and wherever you can! We greatly appreciate all the support! Shortly we'll be hold an Age of Grit art/photo contest! It should... (Read More)

Weekly Launchpad. What Kickstarters Launched Aug 17 – 23?

August 25th - via: cliqist.com
Every week we take a brief look at all of the Kickstarter campaigns that launched in the previous week. This isn’t to say that all of these projects are worth your hard earned cash, but with any luck having all of them in one place will make it easier to educate yourself on the projects you’d like to back, and which ones to run from. You’ll find two types of campaigns listed, “featured” and “the rest“. (Read More)

The Gunner

August 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
 We are now ONE THIRD funded!!!  Yeeeehaw!!!  Thank you for all the support!  We still have the last two thirds to go so keep spreading the word!  Also, if you haven't yet, make sure to LIKE us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. As of this... (Read More)

The Pilot

August 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Well we've sure had a great first couple of days--we've soared past the 25% mark and we're still going strong! Thanks everyone for all the support, I can't tell you how appreciated it is! We're doing great but still have a long way to go. Keep... (Read More)

Firefly Goes Full Western Steampunk In Age of Grit

August 20th - via: cliqist.com
Firefly came and went a little too quickly, and the community has definitely demonstrated that sentiment in countless blogs, campaigns, and rants, but after all that, we’re no closer to expanding upon the series itself. The movie killed off some of the most likable characters, so a revival doesn’t seem likely, but the spirit of Firefly lives on in the hearts and minds of many. It was a great show, and since its demise, it’s inspired books, board games, videos, and now video games like Age of Grit. (Read More)

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