The GameMaster's Apprentice: Cyberpunk Deck

A project in Columbia, MD by Nathan Rockwood

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Augment your RPG with infinite Cyberpunk content and an AI GameMaster, or grab a bundle with 8+ genre decks!
Backers: 539
Average Pledge Per Backer: $22

Funded: $12,019 of $1,000
Dates: Jul 26th -> Aug 25th (30 days)
Project By: Nathan Rockwood
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Latest News

Almost there--please check your Tiers and Add-ons to be sure you like your rewards!

August 24th - via:
First, welcome to everyone who has joined us recently, and to anyone checking out the final updates while you decide whether or not to support us! This update is to make sure that everyone is 100% on board with their tiers and possible add-ons.  And... (Read More)

Less than 24 hours to go--Immortalize a character Trait or Name in the deck!

August 24th - via:
First, welcome to all of you just joining us now! And then: If you want to see us bring the GMA online as a web app, please consider the Add-Ons to contribute Names and Traits!  Yesterday, we blew up and had our second-highest fundraising day, after... (Read More)

Happy Tuesday, with 2 days left! Let's see what I left at school over the summer...

August 23rd - via:
Hello, folks! And to those just joining us, welcome to this wild ride! Getting back to school (so far, primarily with LOTS of meetings) has been a real shift, but I'm still excited by how amazing your support has been! The Cyberpunk Deck is going to... (Read More)

Wish me luck! Back to school tomorrow, and my dog is mocking me.

August 21st - via:
Today marks the last day of summer break for me (such as it was, with mandatory unpaid trainings, "voluntold" paid curriculum prep, and stressing during the before-launch portion of a Kickstarter!),  To be fair, tomorrow is only teacher pre-service,... (Read More)

Not quite a collaboration, but a very cool combo: Wicked Ones & Undead Awakening!

August 19th - via:
We're over halfway to the online app stretch goal! Woohoo! But since I don't have a lot of other news, this is probably a good time to mention the last other campaign I'll also be promoting here right now. It's not quite on theme with the Cyberpunk... (Read More)

Neila's Art Livestream Thursday 8/18 at 3pm Central!

August 17th - via:
Just a quick update today, folks, to let you know that Sarah "Neila" Elkins will again be livestreaming her art tomorrow, Thursday, at 3pm Central time on her Twitch channel! She's been rocking through the commissions for the Cyberpunk Adventure... (Read More)

The Home Stretch: Art previews, other cool campaigns, and shooting for web dev!

August 16th - via:
Hello, all!  Welcome to those of you joining us! We've got over 300 backers now, which is amazing; I'm very excited to see how awesome we can make the new deck with your feedback! Have some cool art! As mentioned, Sarah "Neila" Elkins has joined us... (Read More)

6K Unlocked, plus Backers-Only Sneak Preview of Online GMA!

August 10th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Two weeks in: More art, more add-ons!

August 9th - via:
Heya, folks! Today marks two weeks in to the campaign, and as we close in on the 6k stretch goal, I thought it would be a good time to introduce two new faces, one of whom is already onboard (as of last Friday)! Welcome Sarah "Neila" Elkins! Neila is... (Read More)

Bonus Reward and New Add-Ons: Bookmark No HP RPG!

August 4th - via:
This announcement is personally pretty awesome to me, because I get to work with one of my game design heroes! Lester Smith joins this campaign! Lester Smith, a 5-time Origins award-winning game designer I’ve been a fan of since his work on... (Read More)

Add-Ons! Come get 'em while they're not sold out!

August 2nd - via:
Happy Tuesday, folks, and welcome to those of you just joining us! We now have our first Add-Ons! If you've already Backed, you can click (I believe) "Manage your Pledge" to adjust your backer reward tier or select Add-Ons. Currently, I've put in... (Read More)

Surprise bonuses! Backers-only discount, plus more rewards coming soon!

July 30th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Might I Suggest: The Rumor Broker's Ledger of Names: An NPC Compendium

July 29th - via:
As I mentioned yesterday, I wanted to tell you a little more about the other Kickstarter project I'm currently involved in! It's not Cyberpunk themed, but because I'm working on it, AND it is still a GM-support-tool, I think it's worthwhile sharing... (Read More)

Larcenous Designs Infodump: The Recent Past & The Near Future

July 28th - via:
Well, folks, we're into day three and more than halfway to the second stretch goal at $6000, so I'm really hopeful we'll be able to pay for even more great art and graphic design! But while we leave the initial burst of Kickstarter funding, I think... (Read More)

210% in one day! Let's talk Stretch Goals...

July 27th - via:
Thank you, day-one community!  The first thing I want to say is: Thank you for supporting this project, since it is personally significant to both myself and the amazing Max Johnson. Cyberpunk is his favorite genre, and it's also one I have loved... (Read More)

Funded! Onward into Stretch Goals!

July 26th - via:
Thanks for your support! We've started out strong, and I can't wait to see where this goes--this is, to my shock, funding faster than any of my previous campaigns, and I'm really hoping that means we have cool new people and also awesome OG backers... (Read More)

Welcome to the future!

July 26th - via:
Welcome to the future, folks! This new deck in the GameMaster’s Apprentice series is Cyberpunk themed, which makes it a perfect time to test out some augmentations to the old formula… After the success of the Fantasy Deck, I polled all my backers... (Read More)

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