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Investigate ancient terrors in the heart of the Bridgewater Area during the 1920s. Dare you enter the Hockomock?
Investigate ancient terrors in the heart of the Bridgewater Area during the 1920s. Dare you enter the Hockomock?  If you missed out, Pre-Order Today to reserve your copy.
Investigate ancient terrors in the heart of the Bridgewater Area during the 1920s. Dare you enter the Hockomock?  If you missed out, Pre-Order Today to reserve your copy.
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    1. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      @Dan, as mentioned in the update comment. Yes, when the PDF is approved it will be going to the printers. The issue has nothing to do with the printers.
      You will receive your printed copy if you ordered one.

    2. Dan Conley on

      So I got today’s update. Is there any way at this point to confirm that this is actually going to print? I’m not a big fan of pdf. I’m certain there are legitimate reasons for the issue. I just don’t have much use for anything other than a physical copy. Thanks and best wishes.

    3. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      If you want it now, you can go buy it from my webstore at www.newcometgames.com

      If you are willing to wait, I'll be using backerkit when we get closer to printing date and allow people to include add ons.

    4. Rodrigo Chávez on

      Hello, at what point can I add the purchase of "The Star on the Shore" to my contribution?

    5. Bob Geis on

      Congratulations Ben and Co. I speak for the entire You Too Can Cthulhu crew in saying that we are looking forward to seeing this product and spreading the word to our players! Great job.

    6. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      Thanks Jeff.

    7. Jeff Vandine on

      You guys rock! Thanks for adding the Eighth adventure, even though we "missed it by that much..."!

      And congrats an a fantastic finish!

    8. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      Thanks guys, it was all of you who made this possible.

      All books and store items at NewCometGames.com will be available for sale.
      I haven't decided if I will use something like Backerkit or if we will just do it ourselves like we did with Star on the Shore. We will worry about that as we get closer to the shipping dates.

      If you are wanting Star on the Shore books earlier, they are available through Amazon or my webstore.

    9. Michael Bedggood
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      Congratulations on successful campaign.

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      Anthony Riley on

      Congrats! Very excited about this and great news on the 8th adventure. Thank you!

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      Mark on

      Yes, thank you for the 8th bonus adventure! Will we be able to add on hardback editions of The Star on the Shore at the end of the campaign? Thanks!

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      Dennis Pogarch Jr. on

      Very excited for this! Congratulations on success! Thank you for the eighth scenario!

    13. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      We say CLOSE ENOUGH!!!

    14. Mike V.
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      So close to 25K!!!

    15. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      Thanks. Still 4 hours left.

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      Todd Snow on

      Bumped my pledge up to the hardcover level to help push to the next goal.

    17. Perry Tatman on

      Fully respect your decision

    18. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      We have looked at the costs and what it takes. We already escalated the stretch goals by adding in the 500 backer level. And we might decide to throw in the map if we can just get close to that $30K.
      We can't change the goals at this level because of commitments and agreements with the writers and artists. Switching goals changes where all the money goes, and leaves some people hanging.
      You will still get the full map, it just won't be in a handy tear out like in the last book.
      Having said that, we are not done yet. With 36 hours to go, we can blow past this next stretch goal and make a good run for it. But we need your help. Please share the project whever you can.

    19. Michael Fryda on

      I would also prefer a map, but part of me also believes that it is up to the content creator to know their business plan and margins. To some extent I think it incumbent upon us to respect their fore-planning with stretch goals.

    20. Perry Tatman on

      we may make the next stretch goal but I think that £30K for the maps is a step too far unless there is a sudden tremendous boost from somewhere. Personally I would much prefer the next stretch goal to be the Map rather than another adventure. Be glad to know what others think

    21. Tom Van Hee
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      We need that map. Would be awesome if we make it.

    22. Jeff Vandine on

      Pretty cool! Photorealistic handouts again! YAY! I have hopes that we'll make it to $30K for the foldout map, but at a minimum, I'd say the $25K goal is within reach, so YAY again!

    23. Chase Street
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      Photo-realistic player handouts are now ours! Lets keep this going and unlock another adventure for this!

      Congrats to Ben and New Comet Games!

    24. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      I live in Dallas.

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      Paul Buchholz on

      typo sorry $300 level

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      Paul Buchholz on

      Where does Ben Burns live? I would not afford to pay airfare etc. for the $400 level pledge, but if he lived nearby by chance I might consider it.

    27. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      FYI, I wanted to let everyone know, someone had to lower their pledge from "The Dark One" tier to a lower tier level. What that means is that one of these valuable spots just opened up and you can grab it.

    28. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      @Ulf, thanks man. I love that cover as well. I like this one, but you are right. Thats the kind of magic in a bottle thats tough to capture.

    29. Ulf Henriksson
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      The Star still has the most frickin awesome cover I have seen for a long long time.

    30. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      @David, thank you for asking. Yes, this PDF will be searchable. I know we made a mistake putting out the non-searchable PDF for the Star.

      That is now corrected and we have a searchable PDF up on DTRPG if you were a Star on the Shore backer and need it, please let me know and we can get it to you.

      The Star was our first major adventure book. We made a few mistakes and learned from them.

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      David Seibert on

      Quick question, will the PDF be searchable?

    32. Ulf Henriksson
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      It's more than I could hope for. Thanks!

    33. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      @Ulf, The Bridgewater Preservation Society meets at the Hayne's College Library.
      The librarian, Edwin Nichols, has been a member for over 30 years. Edwin is in his mid to late 70's and has seen way more than any man should.
      Lucky for him, he has amnesia for most of the things he has seen.

      That's all I can share for now, hope that helps.

    34. Ulf Henriksson
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      Hey Ben, do you already have a name of anyone in the Bridgewater Preservation Society? I plan to let my players meet a member next weekend as a future contact.

    35. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      In case you were thinking of getting the Limited Edition Leather Bound copy, we are down below half of them left.
      These will only be available through the Kickstarter and limited conventions.

    36. Raven Shadowz
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      I did a google search and changed it back, I have no idea what happened.

    37. Raven Shadowz
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      Is Kickstarter showing up in a different language for anyone else? I have not changed my settings. Everything is showing up in French now, how can I change it back to English please and thank you.

    38. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      I know Bryan appreciates the compliments guys.

    39. André Roy
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      Oh yeah, the map of Rockport la s beauty

    40. Michael Bedggood
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      Awesome seeing another SG unlocked. I can definitely confirm the cartography is outstanding.

    41. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      @Absolutely, Update just posted!!

    42. André Roy
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      Stretch goal 2 achieved.

      Onward for the 7th adventure

    43. Raven Shadowz
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      @New Comet Games, Thank you!

    44. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      Raven, that picture is actually the back cover. I am certain it will also be in the book. And in the Art book. Not sure If I'll offer it as a separate print. Hope that helps.

    45. Raven Shadowz
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      @New Comet Games, I wanted to know if the photo on the main page of this KickStarter of the cultist with bloody hands around the idol are in this book, I mean an actual photo of this and also will there be a poster of this as well? Thank you!

    46. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      There are reasons I'd rather do Add Ons after the campaign is over, and we still have plenty of time to hit all these stretch goals. Let's just keep working on spreading the news and getting new backers.

    47. Chitin Proctor on

      @NCG - Will a price list of the add-one be posted so backers can up their pledges now (which would help in unlocking stretch goals too)? Or "no" because that'd throw off the stretch goal budgets when those monies get diverted to other things in BackerKit?

    48. New Comet Games 9-time creator
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      @Anthony thanks man, I think you'll love it.
      @Kevin, Unfortunately no. The pull out map is a stretch goal so we either all get it, or no one. So help spread the word and lets hit those stretch goals!!

    49. kevin freksen on

      i want that map! can it be a add on? ;) and will there be any other cool add ons,to spice up the atmosphere?

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      Anthony Riley on

      Just made my pledge. I am now a Chosen!

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