The Wanderer's Guide - A Fantasy Atlas For Your RPG Campaign

A project in University Heights, OH by The Wanderer's Guide

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An immersive fantasy atlas featuring multiple perspectives of immersive artwork for your fantasy tabletop roleplaying games.
Backers: 1250
Average Pledge Per Backer: $57

Funded: $71,168 of $10,000
Dates: Nov 10th -> Dec 4th (25 days)
Project By: The Wanderer's Guide
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Latest News


December 4th - via:
Because of 1,250 of you pledging $71,168, The Wanderer's Guide is going to be real and it is going to be awesome! We will be using a pledge manager, and we will update the campaign again when we get close to launching it. If you hear from anyone who... (Read More)

$70k! Thank you all again!

December 4th - via:
A new map and a new NPC! A duet of pleasures! Another awesome island for your players to dig into, and a shady merchant who lives there - I am sure all of you will come up with fantastic adventures using these! What a great way to end the campaign!... (Read More)

Merchant Double Unlock!

December 4th - via:
Double Merchant - Achievement! Every good campaign has the adventurers running into a merchant caravan. Whether they end up buying some rare potions from them, protect them from some marauding orcs, or raiding it and being the bad guys, the merchant... (Read More)

1000 backers and $60k! So many Stretch Goals beaten!

December 3rd - via:
The abandoned Jungle Temple, along with its own crazed cultist, lurking about, up to no good! Now your island will have a chieftain! I will be thinking of plot hooks and stories for this NPC, but if any of you have any adventures that took place in... (Read More)

The Final 48! Free Volcano Map Unlock Thank You!

December 2nd - via:
Thank you! As we we enter the final 48 hours of the campaign, we all want to say thank you in a more special way than just words - we wanted to say it with a map! A volcano dungeon for you to explore and delve into, finding all sorts of trouble and... (Read More)

A stretchgoal knocked down as we head into the final 48!

December 2nd - via:
Islands aplenty, infested with prates, dinosaurs, crazed vikings, and who knows what else! You decide! Just a quick update here to let you know that you knocked another Stretch Goal out of the park and we are now adding another awesome map to the... (Read More)

The Final Days!

November 30th - via:
So much to share with Stretch Goals so let's do it!!! Two for the price of one part 1! Two for the price of one part 2!! Vermithrax Perjorative I presume? Please share and get people on board! So you can see we are all in with these last few days. We... (Read More)

$50k! Almost 850 backers!

November 27th - via:
Rebel? Enemy? Mercenary? You decide who he works for and what he is doing! We just keep rolling along! Thanks to all of you, we have unlocked another NPC and we are well on our way to our next stretch goal. Spies are an interesting character - and... (Read More)

Something smells around a sewer....

November 25th - via:
What do you think belongs down here? A secret cult to a forbidden god? A tribe of feral wererats? Perhaps giant toads just waiting for a free lunch to come there way? You tell us! You did it! Thank you! We posted a link for you all to share with... (Read More)

Master Thief is unlocked! Enemy Encampment as well! Maybe giving them a place to stay?

November 23rd - via:
Double Unlock Achievement Enabled! I don't want to pester your inbox with information but we had one but not two things unlock and now The Adventurer's Guide is even better than it was before. Not only do we get the Master Thief, but we also get a... (Read More)

Promo Cards for Everdell free with every Print Copy pledge of The Wanderer's Guide!

November 23rd - via:
Huge news!  Everdell is the hit game (ranked #37 on BGG) that Andrew Bosley helped create with his amazing art for Starling Games. They were kind enough to reach out to us and ask if we wanted to have a couple of promotional cards that we could... (Read More)

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November 20th - via:
Hello! All of us here at TWG wanted our backers to know just how much we appreciate each and every one of you. This thing that we have created in our minds will now be a real thing that people all over the world will have on their gaming tables. We... (Read More)

$40k! Wooo!!

November 20th - via:
Druids are one of my favorite NPC's. They can be helpful guardians, or villainous eco-terrorists. They can give the players insights into the marauding goblins within the woods, or sell your rogue poison made from the toxins from frog skins and... (Read More)

The Wanderer's Guide Kickstarter Set To Bring You RPG Maps And World-Building Tools

November 19th - via:
The Kickstarter adventure was created by Joseph Wiggins, and lists famed tabletop RPG content creator Hit Point Press (The Deck of Many, Humblewood, Heckna!) among its collaborators. Artist Andrew Bosley (Everdell, Merchants of the Dark Road, Tapestry) is the collaborator responsible for the wonderful art here, which is definitely one of the many inspiration points of The Wanderer’s Guide. (Read More)

Forest City added - Ewoks not included!

November 15th - via:
I mean if you want to put Ewoks in it, you can, it is your world and your adventure after all! We knocked down another Stretch Goal and this map I am super excited about - well I am excited about all of the maps - but this one hits home for me. I... (Read More)

$30,000 - another stretch goal down!

November 12th - via:
Who did he escape from? Is he a traitor to the crown? A spy from another province? A doppleganger from the warlord's fortress? That is for you to decide! Thank you all for your continued support - every day that we watch this campaign it reminds us... (Read More)

Stretch Goal unlocked - what do you think should be in the new map?

November 11th - via:
Now normally I wouldn't do two updates in one day - I don't want to hammer on your email inbox all that much, but I got to thinking about the Warlord's Fortress, and I got to thinking back on one of the original awesome 3rd party publications for... (Read More)

Another Stretch Goal Down! More Revealed!

November 11th - via:
What great news to wake up to! I have run many adventures where animal companions have played important parts in the story. In one campaign, a friend came up with a PC idea of Verm the Cursed, a dour and angry warrior whose only friend was his dog... (Read More)

The Wanderer’s Guide packs a campaign of creativity into an RPG fantasy atlas

November 11th - via:
Any fledgling game master knows one of the more difficult aspects of running the table is describing with your mouth the world of adventure in your head. The Wanderer’s Guide, whose Kickstarter launched on November 10th, wants to help bridge the gap with a book of interactive artwork and gameplay aids for your roleplaying game. (Read More)

1st Stretch Goal down - so many more to come!

November 10th - via:
An awesome tuckbox to keep all of your tokens and makers safe and warm! We did - $15k! Thank you all for your help in reaching the first stretch goal! Every single one of these SG's that we hit is going to make The Wanderer's Guide that much more... (Read More)

Funded! Thank you all! Plus more Stretch Goals!

November 10th - via:
This is beyond awesome - what started as an idea and a conversation between a few friends has given life! We are now going to make The Wanderer's Guide a reality, and people from all over the world are going to enjoy our creation. To say we are... (Read More)

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