Nevermore Roleplaying Game

A project in Doraville, GA by Nepenthe Games (Ian Lemke)

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A Tabletop Roleplaying Game of American Gothic Horror. Launching in October!
Backers: 382
Average Pledge Per Backer: $59

Funded: $22,394 of $10,000
Dates: Oct 4th -> Nov 3rd (31 days)
Project By: Nepenthe Games (Ian Lemke)
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Latest News

New Stretch Goals Unlocked!

October 28th - via:
Hey Folks! Since the last update we've unlocked two stretch goals - Rules for Building a Lodge and the Nevermore Narrator's Kit and we're almost half way to the next! You can find more details on both of those in the last Update. Now let's talk about... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #3 Unlocked

October 13th - via:
Stretch Goal #3, The Curse of Whiskey Springs is now unlocked! Like The Hound, this will be an 8-12k word PDF adventure, complete with maps and original art. As per the title, it takes place in the fictional town of Whiskey Springs, a mining and iron... (Read More)

Insights & Illuminations

October 10th - via:
First the down-and-dirty stuff. We're 2/3 of the way to the next stretch goal, The Curse of Whiskey Springs PDF Adventure! Hopefully, we'll hit that soon. I'm not going to do updates every day, but you can expect to hear from me every few days and... (Read More)

Spirit in The Machine PDF Backers WILL receive all PDF Stretch Goals

October 8th - via:
Greetings Spirit in the Machine PDF Backers,  This post is primarily for you. I want to address a slight error in the reward tiers. Spirit in the Machine PDF backers WILL receive all PDF Stretch Goals. Sadly, I can't edit the tiers anymore, but I... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2 - A Nevermore Short Story by Richard Dansky is Unlocked!

October 7th - via:
Greetings fellow investigators of the darkness, The Kickstarter is moving apace quite nicely.  I had a fun interview with Phil over at The Dark Orb. In case you want to hear me ramble about Nevermore and being a game designer in general I placed a... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #1 Unlocked!

October 6th - via:
Thank you all so much for getting us this far. The first stretch goal, a PDF adventure called The Hound of Lichfield is now unlocked for backers of the Scholar of Mysteries level or higher.  The Hound was one of the most popular adventures during... (Read More)

Quoth the Raven, "Nevermore IS FULLY FUNDED in under 36 hours!!!!"

October 5th - via:
We did it! Nevermore is fully funded which means all of you will be getting your books, PDFs, playing cards, and wooden nickels. Thank you everyone! It's been a long two days but this is incredible. I can't believe we made it in under 36 hours! I'm... (Read More)

Wow! Nevermore is 80% Funded!

October 5th - via:
What an amazing first day! Gothic literature has been near and dear to me for… well forever. I’ve been working so hard on this game for so long and it's truly wonderful to see so many people come out to support my vision. Thanks to you all, we... (Read More)

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