Cloud Empress: Life & Death

A project in Minneapolis, MN by watt

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The ecological science fantasy Mothership setting returns with two deluxe expansions in lands of spores and ash.
Backers: 1562
Average Pledge Per Backer: $83

Funded: $129,900 of $7,500
Dates: Apr 2nd -> Apr 25th (24 days)
Project By: watt
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Latest News

Less than 24 hours left, Cloud Empress VTT & gold foiling incoming

April 24th - via:
Less than 24 hours remain!This is it! The Cloud Empress Life & Death campaign will end Thursday, 4/24 6 pm CST. After the Kickstarter, pledges will increase to their preorder prices so make sure to back (even a $1) to lock into the lower... (Read More)

Expanded CE Creators' Grant, VTT incoming, & the future of Cloud Empress

April 22nd - via:
Expanded CE Creators' Grant & Incoming VTT We're entering the last few days of the Cloud Empress Life & Death campaign! The Kickstarter closes Thursday at 6 PM CST.  Over the weekend, at 100k we expanded the Cloud Empress Creators' Grant.... (Read More)

More environmentally friendly, expanded Cloud Empress creators fund, and no AI art

April 19th - via:
More environmentally friendly + expanded Cloud Empress creators fundAt 95K we unlocked new environmental manufacturing methods previously limited by the project's budget. Now Cloud Empress will be printed with soy ink and on recycled paper.  At... (Read More)

Thicker paper and more environmentally friendly + a new Cloud Empress actual play

April 17th - via:
Thicker paper & more environmentally friendly soonAnother stretch goal unlocked at 90k! Now all of the hardcover books will get thicker paper stock. This should make the Rulebook, Land of Cicadas, Land of the Living, and the Land of the Dead feel... (Read More)

Ribbon added, thicker paper incoming, and introducing Walton Wood

April 15th - via:
Ribbons added & thicker paper incomingHope you had a nice weekend! At 85,000 we added sewn-in cloth bookmarks to each of the hardcover books (Rulebook, Land of Cicadas, Land of the Living, and Land of the Dead). At 90,000, we'll upgrade the paper... (Read More)

More art, cloth bookmarks & Bravo City Ruins

April 11th - via:
More art & Cloth swen bookmarksAt 80.000 we unlocked more artwork! We'll commission 5 more pieces of pbbeta's wonderful NPC art. What's next? at $85,000 each of the hardcover books (Rulebook, Land of Cicadas, Land of the Living, Land of the Dead)... (Read More)

Cloud Empress Creators Fund launched & the Deadlands

April 8th - via:
Cloud Empress Creators Fund fundedWith 67,500 in funding, we've launched the second year of the Cloud Empress Creators Fund. This stretch goal creates one $500 grant to support an up-and-coming indie ttrpg creator making something in the world of... (Read More)

Double-sided character sheets + Cloud Empress Creators Grant funding on the horizon

April 6th - via:
Double-sided character sheets unlockedWith 67,500 funding we've upgraded the pad of character sheets included in the box sets to be double-side. As a fan of Mothership's character sheet, I've always wanted Cloud Empress' character creation to be as... (Read More)

Editor bonuses and double-sided character sheets on the way

April 5th - via:
Editor BonusesI'm thrilled to say we keep rocketing through stretch goals. It's commonly known that Kickstarters slow down considerably after the first day, but I am extremely impressed with the pace Cloud Empress Life & Death continues to grow... (Read More)

Character sheets, solo rules, and the Big Blue Biome

April 3rd - via:
Character sheets addedIt's another big day and the Cloud Empress Life & Death release keeps getting bigger and bigger.  I'm excited to share that each pledge will include a pad of 20-character sheets. While the character sheets can be downloaded... (Read More)

Project funded and flying through stretch goals!

April 2nd - via:
Cloud Empress lives againWow! Today has been a big day. We flew past our funding goal and well beyond last year's campaign's first-year benchmark. As the campaign's pre-follower count reached 1000 I knew the project would be successful, but that... (Read More)

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