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Academy of Adventures 2021: D&D Online Summer Camp!

A project in Hollywood, CA by Richard Malena-Webber

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Five days of fun as kids ages 11-15 learn to play D&D, build exciting characters, and begin their heroic adventures!
Backers: 100
Average Pledge Per Backer: $180

Funded: $18,014 of $7,500
Dates: May 3rd -> Jun 2nd (30 days)
Project By: Richard Malena-Webber
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Latest News

The Grand Finale!

June 2nd - via:
Hello friends! Last year, as the 2020 Summer Camp Kickstarter was winding down, I was frantically attempting to put together my ideal camp experience. I had plenty of experience teaching D&D and running a summer camp separately, but never both at... (Read More)

The Final Countdown begins!

May 30th - via:
Hello friends! Welcome to the final days of the Academy Summer Camp Kickstarter Campaign! It's been a fantastic month and I'm so happy to have both old and new supporters ready to adventure with our incredible students.  I wanted to take a moment... (Read More)

We've got a concert with The Doubleclicks!

May 26th - via:
Hello friends! Today is quite a big day here at the Academy! The campaign is down to a final week, but we've also unlocked our end-of-the-year Camp Concert with the Doubleclicks! This was a favorite moment of mine last year and I'm so happy that we... (Read More)

Running RPGs for Kids!

May 22nd - via:
Hello friends! Happy Saturday! I've been thinking a lot about my goals at the Academy and one of the biggest is to make sure I'm running adventures designed with kids in mind.  The more I thought about it, the more I realized I was using three main... (Read More)

Let's talk about Apprentice camp!

May 19th - via:
Hello friends! Welcome to all of you have joined us here at the Academy during this campaign! The Academy provides so many opportunities for new adventures, but one of the most important is for players who have never tried their hand at roleplaying... (Read More)

Let's talk about Dungeon Masters!

May 15th - via:
Hello friends! Happy Saturday! I spent yesterday morning going through current admissions and quickly realized that I need to add more classes! Many of you are signing up for my Dungeon Masters program and I can't wait to start helping kids learn to... (Read More)

Time for more camp and more camp staff!

May 12th - via:
Hello friends! As our numbers continue to grow, the Academy is quickly starting to fill up beyond my personal capacity to host every single week! There are just too many kids out there looking for a D&D experience and I want the Academy to be a... (Read More)

Get ready for the Doubleclicks!

May 10th - via:
Hello friends! Summer camp is all about building memories. No matter what kind of camp you go to, one of the most memorable parts of the entire week is the campfire. The entire camp moves to one single space for some music and happiness as one whole... (Read More)

Interview with Fan Funded! Plus, the adventure continues!

May 7th - via:
Hello friends! We're one week into the campaign and I couldn't be more excited! I've been filling up the registration lists with each new pledge and add-on... it may seem like June 14th is a long ways out, but this Kickstarter campaign is ending... (Read More)

Help us write an Academy adventure!

May 5th - via:
Hello friends! Welcome to the Academy of Adventures! I'm extremely grateful for your support of this next generation of young heroes. Only a few days into the campaign and we're already starting to fill up weeks of camp. There's plenty of excitement... (Read More)

Welcome to the Academy!

May 3rd - via:
Hello friends! Well, Day 1 is done and we're already starting to fill up some of our sessions as  Academy Summer Camp admissions gets underway. I want to take a quick moment and thank you for trusting me with your young heroes. I've been running... (Read More)

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