5e & Pathfinder Bestiary, Monster Hunting, Pirates & Dragons

A project in New York, NY by Roll For Combat

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Craft ANY gear from slain monsters, 100+ new monsters, play a Dragon, level 1-10 pirate adventure, Monster Hunting, Blue Mage, & more!
Backers: 3190
Average Pledge Per Backer: $95

Funded: $301,808 of $20,000
Dates: Aug 31st -> Oct 1st (32 days)
Project By: Roll For Combat
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Latest News

Last Second Pledge Reminder & Answers to Your Questions

October 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Now that we are in the final hours we just wanted to answer some questions we are seeing a lot of people ask us individually. Here is a quick list in no particular order: Question: Can you change your pledge once the Kickstarter is over in the pledge... (Read More)

Wild Dragons Sneak Peek

September 30th - via: kickstarter.com
As you all know one of the Stretch Goals was the creation of a new family of dragons native to the world of Alacar and the Indigo Isles. Believe it or not, but other than a name, we had no information about these dragons when we listed this Stretch... (Read More)

Now Is Your Chance to Appear in the Next Battlezoo Bestiary! Enter the RPG Superstar 2021 Contest Today!

September 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Quick news and update summary:  Kickstarter Ends Friday, October 1st, lock in savings now!  Wanderer's Guide support!  Fantasy Grounds support!  RPG Superstar 2021 has launched!  Projects we love featured today: Skinny Minis 2: An Easier Way to... (Read More)

Ginny Di as Zara the Monster Mage!

September 28th - via: kickstarter.com
I was excited to see how this would come out, and Ginny Di did not disappoint! Everyone's favorite Monster Mage Zara has been brought to life in the latest video post by the amazing D&D youtuber, cosplayer & singer Ginny Di! Check it out and... (Read More)

The Final Countdown!

September 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Quick news and update summary:  Pathbuilder support!  New add-ons: Set of 8 resin minis, set of 8 mini STL files, cloth treasure map!  Stretch Goals! Knocking out those goals left and right!  Dragon Ancestries details!  Amazing new Stretch... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Galore and RPG Superstar 2021?

September 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Quick news and update summary:  New add-on: Battlezoo Ancestries: Dragons for Foundry VTT Double Dragon! Stretch Goal incoming It Goes to 11! Stretch Goal details Amazing new Stretch Goals are incoming  RPG Superstar 2021 starting soon? Very... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Galore!

September 15th - via: kickstarter.com
We are officially at the halfway point and a lot has happened in a little more than two weeks! A few highlights: We have been working with the folks over at Cult Miniatures to create some new minis for the campaign. We are looking to add all of the... (Read More)

Make weapons from beast parts in this Monster Hunter-like supplement for D&D 5E and Pathfinder 2E

September 13th - via: dicebreaker.com
Created through a competition held by Roll for Combat - an official actual-play podcast for Paizo, the studio behind fantasy RPG Pathfinder - wherein participants submitted their creature ideas to be chosen for the book, Battlezoo Bestiary is a supplement that focuses on monstrous enemies and the gear that players can make from them. Designed to be used with both D&D 5E and Pathfinder 2E, Battlezoo Bestiary provides players and games masters with a variety of terrifying monsters to fight. (Read More)

We Updated the RPG Superstar and RPG SuperDUPERstar Tiers With New Options!

September 8th - via: kickstarter.com
You talked, we listened. People want more content and cooler rewards. So we added both! A lot of people weren't interested in a second Battlezoo Bestiary book at the RPG Superstar! and the RPG SuperDUPERstar! tier, so we adjusted those tiers. Now... (Read More)

New Cloth Map, New Minis, New Everything!

September 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hope everyone had a nice holiday weekend in States. In the meantime, we have been busy over here. We are working hard on several new items, but the biggest ones we are ready to reveal are below. As requested, we have added new stretch goals that are... (Read More)

Good News, Everyone!

September 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
You talked, we listened! We updated the Kickstarter with three new exciting options! First, many people asked if we could make a PDF-only tier where you could purchase all the books for both 5th Edition and Pathfinder Second Edition at a discounted... (Read More)

Wait, There Are Two Sets of Parrot People?

September 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Our friends over at Legendary Games (first fun fact, Roll For Combat's very own Vanessa Hoskins wrote the  Legendary Kineticist for Legendary Games) just celebrated the halfway point of their Boricubos and Latin American Monsters campaign! I have... (Read More)

Pig people you say?

September 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
So a little secret...  most "stretch goals" on Kickstarters aren't true stretch goals. Because of the work necessary to create new content, most Kickstarters either planed on doing them already and simply add them as a stretch goal. In fact, many... (Read More)

Boy, that escalated quickly

September 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Wow, a lot has happened in the last 24 hours! Let's do a little recap, shall we? First, we hit our goal in 55 minutes and have continued to grow at a nice pace. Due to popular demand, we have added "the entire world" to our shipping options. There... (Read More)

New detailed preview of the Battlezoo Bestiary just posted!

August 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Our friends over at The Gallant Goblin have posted a preview/review of the Battlezoo Bestiary on their YouTube channel, which you can view below: Do note that we did not pay for this review, they simply did this on their own. Lots of new details,... (Read More)

Stretch Goal #2 Reached!

August 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Yet another cool sticker has been unlocked. The next stretch goal is a doozie, a super cool g'mauyn enamel monster pin! Automatically added to all pin orders!  (Read More)

First Sketch Goal Unlocked!

August 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Keep up the good work everyone! Let's turn all of these terrifying monsters into cute stickers and pins!  (Read More)

We're funded!

August 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks, everyone! Putting this together was a huge amount of work and having the project funded in 20 minutes was a huge relief! Onto the cool stretch goals!  (Read More)

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