The Crooked Moon: Folk Horror in 5E by Legends of Avantris

A project in Rockville, MD by Legends of Avantris

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A 400+ page Folk Horror tome for 5th Edition. Brave the dark wood, beware the witching hour, and weave your own dreadful folktale.
Backers: 21793
Average Pledge Per Backer: $184

Funded: $4,020,234 of $20,000
Dates: Oct 3rd -> Nov 2nd (30 days)
Project By: Legends of Avantris
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Latest News

The Crooked Moon Breaks History on Halloween! $3.5 Million, Tokens for Everyone, the All-In Box Gets More Value, and Next Stretch Goal Revealed!

October 31st - via:
I know I keep saying WOW, but seriously... WOW!  Biggest 5E Kickstarter EVER! This morning, The Crooked Moon became the biggest 5E Kickstarter campaign OF ALL TIME. When we first set out on this adventure and decided to take on the biggest project... (Read More)

Playtest Materials: Warlock Subclass, Big Bad Wolf, and more!

October 30th - via:
In preparation for the Halloween holiday tomorrow, we wanted to share some new Free Playtest Materials with you all! We have a subclass, a monster, and three new magic items for you to peruse!  Click here for Free Playtest Material!  Monster:... (Read More)

$3 Million Hit, Minion Miniatures Unlocked, New Stretch Goal Revealed!

October 29th - via:
WOW! It's already been one heck of a Halloween week! Today we hit our massive $3 Million stretch goal and unlocked Minion Miniatures! That makes the All-In Box all the more valuable, so now is the perfect time to upgrade if you're considering it,... (Read More)

Backwards RPG Interview: Growing a Horror Series

October 28th - via:
The world of horror TTRPGs has been eating well recently. The Magnus Archives is getting a tabletop adaptation. The Crooked Moon is on its way to being one of the biggest tabletop successes on Kickstarter. (Read More)

VTT Integration UNLOCKED & Another Record Broken!

October 27th - via:
We did it! Now that the clock is ticking down, everyone came out in force and we SMASHED our $2.75M stretch goal way faster than any of us expected! And with that, we are now offering... VTT Integration!  Many have asked, what's the difference... (Read More)

FREE Dice for ALL Physical Backers, Deluxe Box VTT Upgrade, and Music Teaser!

October 26th - via:
Hey all! We're so thrilled by the outpouring of support from everyone thus far. We just returned from Gamehole Con in Madison, WI, where we met tons of awesome people and talked The Crooked Moon! Now we're ramping up for the FINAL WEEK of our... (Read More)

2.5 Million Goal and MORE Music by The Blasting Comapny!

October 24th - via:
With just 8 days left in this amazing campaign, you've all helped unlock another stretch goal. That's right, MORE MUSIC by The Blasting Company. Music is something that can bring your table top games to the next level. We wanted to provide a... (Read More)

The Crooked Moon D&D Supplement Gets Over 10,000% Funded On Kickstarter

October 19th - via:
A new TTRPG crowdfunding campaign has seen historic success. The Kickstarter campaign for the D&D 5e folk horror supplement, The Crooked Moon, has currently funded more than $2 million, making it one of the most funded TTRPG projects on the platform. (Read More)

Folk Horror Handouts at 2.25 Million!

October 17th - via:
Good Morning, backers! After cryptids, character sheets were one of the single most requested items from you all! We do our best to take the feedback you're giving us, and turn that into awesome, real rewards.  None of this would be possible without... (Read More)

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October 15th - via:
The Fablemaker’s Deck of Many Things: An Oracle for Risk and Reward is an oracle deck based on the fifth edition deck of many things. Beautifully illustrated by Yoshi Yoshitani, these cards are perfect for asking yourself challenging questions and... (Read More)

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October 11th - via:
Our friends DnD Shorts & Loot Tavern are finishing up their stunning Kickstarter: Ryoko's Guide to the Yokai Realms! It's a colossal expansion to 5e, with incredible game-enhancing mechanics that revolutionize Gargantuan Scale combat, add combo... (Read More)

$2 Million & 10k Backers in One Week!

October 10th - via:
Thank you all, again, for your incredible support. You have continued to amaze us and help us achieve some remarkable goals. Avantris's most iconic character is now hosting his own chaotic carnival in The Crooked Moon! The Carnival of Chaos has... (Read More)

A New Warlock Subclass Approaches!!

October 5th - via:
WOW! We end our 3rd day of the campaign by breaking the stretch goal for 1.75 million. The Great Fool Patron Warlock! The Great Fool Patron Warlock You like Chuckles the Clown? Well now, HIS POWER IS YOURS! Terrify, bewilder, and fool your way... (Read More)

RUN! The Crooked CRYPTIDS are Coming!!

October 5th - via:
With the absolute destruction of the 1.5 million dollar stretch goal, you have now unlocked The Crooked Cryptids! When we first announced our project, our VIPs clamored for cryptids. We knew we had to make this a special stretch goal.  The Crooked... (Read More)

We've Added a Deluxe Hardcover Tier!

October 4th - via:
You've asked for it, so we're adding it! The Deluxe Hardcover Tier. Many people were asking about the Deluxe Hardcover and there being no easy way to add it on. Well now you can pledge to receive just the Deluxe Cover.  Deluxe Hardcover Book With it... (Read More)

1.25 Million Stretch Goal Unlocked!

October 4th - via:
Thank you so much for all your support yesterday. Shortly after we ended our 14 hour stream we unlocked our 1.25 million dollar stretch goal. We are so grateful for the community and how excited everyone is about the project. 1.25 Million Stretch... (Read More)


October 3rd - via:
We are speechless.  We are so honored to share this journey with all of you. Because of you, we hit 1 million dollars raised in 6.5 hours. You've absolutely CRUSHED it today. And with that we will be bringing you a FULL Album of music by The... (Read More)

Two More Goals! Your Support is Incredible!

October 3rd - via:
You all have turned out in FORCE! We have two more stretch goals to share. Stretch Goal 5 & 6 We are excited to add to the book 13 new Familiars and rules for ANY OF OUR CLASSES to use them! This is a folk-horror adventure and our heroes need... (Read More)

Stretch Goals 3 & 4 COMPLETED!

October 3rd - via:
It's been done! We've unlocked stretch goals 3 & 4. Your unbelievable support is helping make these dreams become reality. Stretch Goal 3 & 4 We are now adding a full intro dungeon that takes place on the Ghostlight Express! This will help... (Read More)

Funded in ONE MINUTE and Smashing Stretch Goals!

October 3rd - via:
We cannot begin to express our gratitude, surprise, and excitement of this mornings launch. We rolled out our Crooked Moon Trailer just before 10am. When the campaign went live at 10am, we were INSTANTLY funded. This is all possible because of all of... (Read More)

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