We Need You (and you get something cool)
Now that Beneath has been out in the world a bit (and revised), we're asking GMs/players to write review on DriveThruRPG:
The new PDF has upgraded maps... Read more
Revisions and new (free) PDF to download
A reviewer pointed out some key stuff that our proofer and I missed in this edition. We're working on a revised collected hardcover now, but in the meantime... Read more
Super limited amount of the Black Boxes available
Hey guys! If you missed the 1 of 100 Beneath Black Boxes from the 2nd Kickstarter, we have a very limited amount left on the new Sickest Witch Kickstarter:... Read more
A Beneath Card Game
JUST LAUNCHED. Only 413 for the base game for the first 24 hours.
NEW LATE PLEDGE! $39 for both Minis / 2 Books / Pin / Postcard / Limited Edition Print
We have a very limited edition pledge where you get
- Both Limited Edition Minis
- 2 Books (ANY BOOKS)
- Signed Limited Edition Print
for only $39
minis for Hannah and Emily
Minis for Hannah and Emily are here! They will be cast in black resin and as a limited edition with the Beneath Black Box Set.
New Beneath Content and Podcast Interview and...
Hello Beneath Backers!
If you're curious about Beneath book 2 and the monster manual Pleasures and Pestilence, there's an in-depth interview here:
BENEATH BOOK 2 HERE:
Beneath Book 2 is Here
"Beneath challenges the conventional idea of the 'Dungeon crawl' in so many ways and succeeds in them all. It is radical yet well crafted, it is shocking... Read more
Incense Golem shirt reissue!
People were asking for more shirts so we're delivering. As we get more illustrations from Scott for book 2, we will be making shirts available ahead of the new Kickstarter. ... Read more
Back to work on BENEATH!
Just a quick update.
I've been working hard on book 2 of Beneath which is named The Spire and the Sound. And Scott Buoncristano is on board for illustrating the... Read more
New short Campaign! Just the Critically F'd Deck
We had so many emails about the Critically F'd deck that we decided to run a very short 14 day campaign for it and it only:
Beneath shirts on SeveredBooks.com
"Have you heard of this place called The Invert?"
All jokes aside, we've got new shirts on www.SeveredBooks.com
new Beneath shirts and hoodies
We're got some shirts and hoodies available on SeveredBooks.com
These are being printed through a Kickstarter-like site so they are only available for a limited time.
Dungeon Dealer 2 and Reprint of 1st Deck
We've got our new Kickstarter going to Dungeon Dealer 2.
You can order the first deck through this as an add-on as well.
Live stream of Beneath, the Inverted Church from the U.K.
We're loving this GM and how well told the Beneath story is. At hour 2 they enter a pretty elaborate UnDungeon and meet the first inverted townsperson.
We are expanding! Severed Books
So now that we are finally shipping the hardback copies of Beneath, the Inverted Church, we'd like to announce that we are expanding our press at
We've... Read more
Hardcovers are here!!
Shipping starts tomorrow!!
We have some left, but act fast. Www.severedbooks.com
Softcovers shipping now
The softcover is also on Amazon if you need extra copies. SHIRTS just arrived from the printer as well. Waiting on hardcovers still.
1" Beneath Buttons
A fan and friend made us a special batch of 1" buttons. If you want to add one or two to your pledge, just Pay Pal us $1 each.
PayPal:... Read more
The softcovers are arriving from the printer this week and will be in the mail to you ASAP. They are currently available on Amazon because we're using their... Read more
BENEATH eBook only $2.99 on Amazon (Kindle app is free)
Here's the eBook! Keep in mind, this doesn't represent how nice the printed layout is... not even close. This eBook is meant to be a secondary resource to the printed... Read more
FREE Fillable PDF character sheets and stress table on DriveThruRPG.com
Severed Books is now on DriveThruRPG!
You can download our basic character sheet and the stress table, both of which are fillable PDFs. We'll be adding new content as we... Read more
Hardcovers and Shirts - a reminder to tell us if you got one and what size
Just a reminder here to message us and let us know if you:
- Upgraded to a hardcover using a non-hardcover pledge
- Got a shirt (tell us what size... Read more
Free Stress Table - Free Fillable PDF soon (on DrievThruRPG)
This is the other side of the postcard for tracking stress. All of the conditions are explained in detail in the book. Save and print this freely!
Frog Abominations / Late Pledges Open
Leeched and frogs are some of the more common PNCs in the UnDungeon. Here's the latest from Scott Buoncristiano.
Late pledges open here:
Late pledges open
People can still preorder hardcover editions while they last using the "order" button on our Kickstarter page.
So many thanks!!
We're thrilled this is funded and we have enough funds to pay our artists and print a quality hardcover!! Stand by for more illustrations by Scott Buoncristiano and details about... Read more
Leg-size Leeches and Frog Abominations
Hitting goal after goal means we've got Scott Buoncristiano illustrating more and more creatures that lurk inside the UnDungeon. Moving from bosses to more common NPCs, we will see large... Read more
Reminder about upgrading to hardcover
Kickstarter will not let us edit a pledge once someone pledges to that pledge. If you want to upgrade to a hardcover and you paid for the $17 "book" (original... Read more
3 days left and we have been FEATURED!
A huge thanks to everyone who believed in this dark campaign. This brutal RPG will include more illustrations by Scott now that we've hit the $5k mark!!!
THREE days left and the... Read more
Hardcover -- only 200 copies
We are meeting with the printer today and looking at paper and cover samples. With the quotes we received today, the print run will be limited to ONLY 200. ... Read more
18th Level of The Invert
Secrets is out. The hardback book will be a flip book with The Invert on the back. You invert the book to enter The Invert. Perfect! Oh course, there will... Read more
New pledge. Huge sets of terrain tiles and hardback. Very limited.
We have a few massive sets of tiles from our previous Kickstarter. That's 22 flat tiles, 20 wall tiles, 8 corner tiles, and 4 hallway tiles. All solid HydroStone. Unpainted.... Read more
ENTER THE INVERT
The hardback will literally be a flip book. When PCs occasionally enter The Invert, flip the book over (invert it) and roll 1d20. And PRAY.
All... Read more
Interview on The Inner Gamer
The badasses on The Inner Gamer podcast interviewed me about Dungeon Dealer, writing, game making, and modern narrative. Give it a listen because these guys are smart and hilarious.
https://soundcloud.com/the-inner-gamer/episode92... Read more
How to Upgrade to Hardcover
2 ways: Switch from the regulator $15 pledge to the $27 hardcover pledge. Add shirt for $12.
Or, if you are getting walls, add $10 to your pledge. Otherwise you'll... Read more
HARDCOVERS / FLIP BOOK for THE INVERT
Super excited to have hardcovers become a reality.
So, this is what we're looking at:
Case printed matte covers for durability
85 lb gloss paper
What's NEW in... Read more
Goal!!! But now let's make the book better
We met our goal! Guys! THANK YOU!! This means we can afford a few more illustrations from the brilliant Scott Buon!
But also, the more money we make, the better... Read more
We've been getting a lot of requests for a hardcover edition so we're going for it. The regular softcover edition is $15 and the new hardcover is $27.
Long review on Full Metal RPG podcast
The guys at Full Metal RPG read an early draft of Beneath and they have a killer review here. They dedicated basically the whole show to it.
Give a... Read more
(d)20 Levels of The Invert
Inside the UnDungeon, players can optionally enter The Invert at any time by stepping through mirrorDoors. The hitch is that regular items cannot pass through. If you are wearing a... Read more
A larger world
All of book 1 will take place around CragLee and inside the UnDungeon, but the effects of the UnDungeon spread wider than what players can see. Residents of Seven Walls... Read more
New stretch goals means you also get 37+ maps
Now that we have Scott Buoncristiano illustrating, we decided to release ALL the maps for the book, regardless of stretch goals. So you will get 37+ maps, most of which... Read more
Insane interior art as stretch goals!
NEW STRETCH GOALS
Crazy excited to announce that Scott Buon will illustrate the evil beasts and characters in the book! If we hit our stretch goals this madness happens:
- $3,000... Read more
huge chart in Beneath, the Inverted Church
Each time a PC looks into a mirrorDoor or any mirror in the UnDungeon, they see a random event inside The Invert. Rolling 1d100 + 2d20 pairs people on the... Read more
What is this "Invert"
In Beneath, the Inverted Church, villagers are being lured into a deep dungeon to be paired with their "perfect mate." What they don't know is that they are also entering... Read more