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Stingers & Spores

A project in Indian Trail, NC by John Thompson

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A tabletop RPG of high fantasy and insects using the Savage Worlds rule system.
Backers: 386
Average Pledge Per Backer: $25

Funded: $9,503 of $2,500
Dates: Aug 24th -> Sep 23rd (30 days)
Project By: John Thompson
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Latest News

Dirty Deeds Unlocked, Halfway to Next Goal

September 22nd - via:
Hi everyone, We are in the final stretch, with just over a day to go. Since my last update, we have blazed past Dirty Deeds in the Dung Heap Deep, and are well on our way to the next stretch goal. A Clash of Queens is a dark adventure full of... (Read More)

Two Days Left, Hiverunners Unlocked, New Art Revealed

September 21st - via:
Hi everyone, At the time of this writing, this crowdfunding campaign has two days left. Hiverunners, our insect cyberpunk crossover has just been unlocked. And the dung beetle gangster adventure by Tim Earley (author of the upcoming PEG setting The... (Read More)

$7k reached, 1 week to go!

September 16th - via:
Hi everyone! We just crossed the 7k mark yesterday, and are only a couple hundred dollars from unlocking Hiverunners. We still have just under a week left on this campaign, so it is certainly in striking distance. But whether or not that stretch goal... (Read More)

Riparian Knights unlocked; Titu dances with joy

September 13th - via:
Hi everyone, We just passed our threshold for Riparian Knights! That's enough to turn Stingers & Spores from a smaller SWADE sourcebook into a full-fledged setting. And I couldn't have done it without all of you.  Riparian Knights is the last... (Read More)

2 Weeks Left, Card Deck Announced

September 9th - via:
Hi everyone, We are just under two weeks from the conclusion of this campaign, and it is still doing quite well. Most Kickstarters see a bit of a slump in the middle stretch, but I have been very grateful to see people still making new pledges every... (Read More)

Riparian Knights Character/Species Preview

September 4th - via:
Hi everyone!  As we continue to inch closer to our Riparian Knights stretch goal, I thought I would give you a preview of one of the new species and characters I added to that supplement.  This is Prince Titu Scarabra. He is a Western Hercules... (Read More)

Halfway to Riparian Knights, Costume Contest Winner Announced

September 3rd - via:
Hi everyone,  We are nearly halfway to the Riparian Knights sub-setting being unlocked, and still have almost three weeks to go. You have no idea how much all the enthusiasm for this project means to me.  All of our high level backers levels have... (Read More)

GM Guide Unlocked; Sneak Peak of Plot Point Campaign

August 30th - via:
Hi everyone!  Our GM Guide was unlocked today! Thanks so much to all our backers. We are making excellent headway on this project, and still have plenty of time to do even more.  While it is not as far along as the Player's Guide, it is still... (Read More)

2/3 of the Way to GM Guide; Stingers & Spores Reviewed

August 30th - via:
Hi everyone!  We are 2/3 of the way to unlocking the GM Guide, and we still have over three weeks to go! People are definitely starting to notice this setting, so thank you to everyone who has been chirping about it. The project wouldn't have gotten... (Read More)

Halfway to the GM Guide!

August 28th - via:
Hi everyone! We are halfway to unlocking the GM Guide, and still have over three weeks to go. I've already started chatting with the Lord of the Wings and Arthrogod level backers, and their concepts for insect heroes and gods have been very... (Read More)

Our funding goal is reached!

August 26th - via:
Hi everyone! You may have noticed that we just reached our funding goal a couple of hours ago! I'd be lying if I said I didn't tear up a little.   As with my last campaign, I am overjoyed by the kindness and generosity of all my backers. I'm also... (Read More)

90 Percent of the Way!

August 26th - via:
Hi everyone! At the beginning of the third day, we are 90 percent of the way to our funding goal!  Thank you to everyone who has been sharing our content and talking about Stingers & Spores. Word of mouth advertising really helps sustain us on... (Read More)

75 percent funded; Sneak Peak of Player's Guide

August 25th - via:
Hi everyone! The first 24 hours have been incredible, with 75 percent of our funding goal met. If we keep up this momentum, we should be able to deliver you a lot of stretch goal content.  Backing a Kickstarter project can be risky. Sometimes it... (Read More)

Halfway there!

August 24th - via:
Hi everyone! We are halfway to our funding goal in the first 12 hours. That is a solid start!  Thanks to everyone who has pledged so far. Let's keep up the momentum.  Here is a sneak preview of the Player's Guide. It is still in beta form, but very... (Read More)

We are live!

August 24th - via:
Hi everyone! I just pushed the Launch button a few minutes ago and it looks like we had some backers standing ready.  The player's guide is coming soon no matter what. But if you want the other backer rewards, please don't hesitate to share our... (Read More)

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