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Best Left Buried: Deeper

A project in Nottingham, UK by SoulMuppet Publishing

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A new version of the rules light fantasy horror roleplaying game, Best Left Buried.
Backers: 648
Average Pledge Per Backer: £50

Funded: £32,702 of £10,000
Dates: Sep 15th -> Oct 15th (30 days)
Project By: SoulMuppet Publishing
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Latest News

5 hours to go! + New Stretch Goals

October 15th - via:
The finishing line is in sight!! We've got 5 hours or so left on the project. Get tweeting and sharing and talking, cos we've got two stretch goals left.  An Artificer, tinkering with some weird weapon. As I write, we're on the cusp of £31k.  At... (Read More)

24 Hours Left!! + Hunter's Guide Flipthrough

October 14th - via:
We hit our £27.5 goal and we're getting pretty close to the £30k target. There's just 24 or so hours left for the project to fund, so share widely! The main exciting thing that happened today is that I started a YOUTUBE channel. I recorded a 27... (Read More)

48 Hours to Go - New Stretch Goals and the Hunter's Guide

October 13th - via:
The Hunter's Guide to Monster's is done! Here's a couple of fancy screenshots.  The biggest, meanest monster in the whole book. Firumzahal is pretty nasty, she is on the cover after all. Some examples from the fancy new Monster Crafting Rules.... (Read More)

The Player Facing Rules

October 8th - via:
We pride Best Left Buried on its simplicity and how easy it is for new players to learn. One of the innovations we wanted for the new Cryptdigger's Guide was a simple section that governed all the rules you needed to get started as a player. In our... (Read More)

New Advancements and Archetypes in the Cryptdigger's Guide

October 5th - via:
Hi everyone!  It's Zach again, back from my time away!  One of the things we realised after releasing Best Left Buried: Deeper, was that we had a slightly weird number of Advancements (30) and Archetypes (10). We decided to fix this in Best Left... (Read More)

£20k / Illustrator's Guide to Illustration

October 2nd - via:
Zach (@JellyMuppet) is away at the moment, so I am stepping in to provide an update to all you (soon-to-be) backers of Best Left Buried: Deeper. At the time of writing we are hovering, maddeningly, around that £20k stretch goal; we have actually... (Read More)

The Thirteen Duchies: Procedural Generators

September 29th - via:
. We're well on our way to £20k, so let's talk about some of the new content for Deeper.  In the original Doomsayer's Guide, we added a couple of pages of information for our setting, the Thirteen Duchies of Lendal. Our readers liked this, and... (Read More)

Ancestries Funded, Print Zines and New Stretch Goals

September 27th - via:
So we're nearly halfway through the project and we've funded all the stretch goals we've planned.  Strap in folks. This is going to be a big one.  Ancestries The Gastropods snuck into the Ancestries Zine on the last few inches of their slime trail.... (Read More)

The Ancestries Zine: The Candidates

September 24th - via:
Thanks to your amazing support, last night we hit 15k. The Consequences Zine now exists, and will be added in PDF form to every tier about £25. Up next are Ancestries. In the Best Left Buried core rules, we assume the characters are humans, and each... (Read More)

Consequences Zine: Better Injuries

September 20th - via:
Hey all,  As part of the Consequences Zine, Brian Yaksha has been hard at work on a new set of Injuries available for particularly grizzled Cryptdiggers. They're split up by method of Injury. They were designed to add a bit more flavour to the... (Read More)

The Consequences Zines: New Afflictions

September 18th - via:
More art is coming in from Ben by the day. I have no clue what this weird and terrifying beastie is meant to be.  It looms out into the wall like some weird cosmic beastie. Even with that big fail, I think that Cryptdigger is done for. Let's crack... (Read More)

Heroic Zine: The Marshall

September 17th - via:
So our first Stretch Goal, the Heroic Zine, is ever so nearly funded. We put a vote on Twitter, asking our fans which of the 4 new classes they wanted a sneak peak at.  Follow Zach on twitter at @JellyMuppet The Marshall was the winner.  The... (Read More)

Fully Funded - New Stretch Goals

September 16th - via:
Hey everyone,  We funded in about 12 hours, which is crazy. Thank you all so much for your support. Please keep sharing the project with your friends and on social media, so we can send the project to stratospheric heights, unlock a bunch of stretch... (Read More)

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