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Update Your Address
For any print edition backers: we need to make sure your address is current. If your address has changed recently, please email us — by February 10th — at... Read more
Happy New Years Raiders!
Name Changes for Backer Acknowledgements Page
A few backers posted here on Kickstarter for name changes in the backer acknowledgements of the core rules. We sometimes... Read more
We are close to releasing the game!
We were shooting for several downloads — including the complete game that will go to print and a brand new introductory scenario —... Read more
Updated Core Rules Document in a Few Days
Expect an update to the Core Rules Document in a few days (additions bring it to a final 300 pages). After the link is a list of additions and a... Read more
An Excerpt from the Gamemaster Chapters
Quick Update and Design Notes about the Glove
WE hope everyone has a very Merry Christmas and happy holidays!
Just a reminder: if you did not already receive the Core Rules document (which was uploaded several months... Read more
A Quick Update (...and Happy Thanksgiving to our U.S. Backers)
One of the big challenges in the campaign chapter is integrating the backer NPCs (who really contributed some great and eclectic ideas) into both the game resources and the default... Read more
Core Rules Document Released
We are so grateful for your continued patience. We have been working hard behind the scenes, but we regret our updates have suffered for it. Please check your Backerkit accounts... Read more
Belated Pre-GenCon Update
(additionally, as a reminder, you can log into your Backerkit at any time here, to make sure your account is active and address is current: https://raidersofrlyeh.backerkit.com/)
A Look at Cryptocurium’s Prop for RoR
We wanted to send out a Happy Halloween to our backers, with a brief update.
A Look at Harley Warren
Just a quick update. Take a look at what a lower-powered occultist looks like in RoR...
60 page sneak peek at the character creation rules
I can’t say this enough: thank you for your patience!
We cannot wait to get out to you the complete book, in its final layout. In the meantime, let me... Read more
Design Journal Series Part 2
Hope everyone is doing well! Here is a new update to the Design Journal Series, with some more notes on rules changes:
And if you missed the first post... Read more
Playtester Feedback — Thank You!
It’s been a bit quiet here, which means everyone has been busy working on our game! I did want to take a moment to thank everyone for playtesting RoR (which... Read more
Playtest Link Up Until Friday
Just giving everyone a quick heads up. The playtest link (which has been up since Friday) will go dead this Friday. After that, we will be getting everyone set up... Read more
Playtest is Up
Okay, team, thanks for the patience. A few notes.
1. First, this is text-heavy (and 51 pages, with just a minimum of images!) So there is a ton of content... Read more
Thank you + Next Steps
Hello Raiding Party!
Thanks for making our project a reality! Without you, this wouldn’t be possible.
Okay, a few things need to happen in this next week.
First, Kickstarter needs... Read more
WE DID IT
RAIDERS OF R’LYEH IS A REALITY!
$28,000+ ?This has been an amazing experience. We are so humbled by your contributions and support, and wish to thank everyone involved. As... Read more
Stretch Goals: Dreamlands Section and Weird Japan!
While the Raiding Party is shoring up resources for the final five hour assault, we thought we could make mention of some big milestones that are still achievable (check the... Read more
Quentin Passed Out for Ten Minutes and I am Taking His Place for This Update
Yes, this is the Pundit:
We've got less than one day until the Raiders of R'lyeh kickstarter is done (and then I promise I'll shut up about it for a... Read more
Hey everyone, we are very close to wrapping this up!
Before we close, please review your order and make sure you have selected everything you want. For those of you... Read more
Stamping and Gold Foil Added to Print Edition
We just hit 24k, team, which means another stretch goal was unlocked. Now, each print edition gets upgraded with stamping and gold foil on the cover and spine (making this... Read more
Earthworm Jim Creator Backs Raiders of R’lyeh
I received this in my email box this morning, and I wanted to share it with you guys. This is one of those fortuitous and humbling experiences that happens totally... Read more
Ready for some Stretch Goals?
THANK YOU to EVERY BACKER for making this happen! We are so excited to be getting this game funded, and to make Raiders of R’lyeh a reality. And now the... Read more
We’ll be posting page layouts of our play test document soon. However, for now, here is a teaser of the play test document’s character sheet.
By the way, our RPGnet... Read more
Our Second Expansion Teaser
We’ll be announcing our next stretch goal PDF soon. While you wait, here is a small clue about its contents...
Seven Days To Go!
We’re just shy of 80% funded, with 7 days left. It is quite possible that we may fund by this weekend!
First, you guys have done a TREMENDOUS job getting... Read more
You Pick a Location
We received some great ideas when we asked you guys to pick a monster for the core book (http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1375282718/raiders-of-rlyeh-horror-adventure-rpg-and-mythos-s/posts/589108). We’re even going to integrate one of your previous picks into... Read more
More to Come
We’ve been busy working on artwork for the play test packet, so we are short an update this week. But if you missed our last one, then you need to... Read more
Raiders of R’lyeh in Gothic Black & White Upgraded to Hardcover
HAPPY WEDNESDAY TEAM!
Roleplaying books that get a lot of table time (like your Raiders of R’lyeh in Gothic Black & White Edition!) need to be hard bound with... Read more
I wasn’t planning an update for today, but since we are 15 days in (and 63% funded!), I thought this demanded at least a brief and excited mention.
We’ve got... Read more
Another Great Week and Map Pack No. 2
WE can’t leave this week without another thank you to all the backers, and something to add to your rewards. Today, you have unlocked the second map pack, which contains... Read more
Occultism in the Edwardian
Our chapter on Occultism in the Edwardian is getting expanded to include more secret societies (from history), theories of the occult from around the world, major western groups and belief... Read more
You Pick a Monster
Congratulations, WE PASSED THE 50% MARK! We’ve got some more updates coming, but for today, we have this:
Secrets of the Sargasso Sea — Our First Stretch Goal PDF
I wasn’t going to let this awesome week go by without giving this to you! Our first stretch goal PDF is here. And here is what is so awesome about... Read more
What a crazy (good crazy) week
We are on a trajectory to hit 50% soon (like “in the first week” soon). This has been amazing watching this project grow. And, surprisingly, our ad campaign... Read more
30% in Less Than Two Days!
I was planning to add an update later in the week, but today is cause for celebration. You early adopters have been amazing, and I am shocked we hit thirty... Read more