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Quietus is a one-shot, no prep RPG of melancholy horror, inspired by tragic horror films like Oculus, The Strangers and Don't Look Now.
Quietus is a one-shot, no prep RPG of melancholy horror, inspired by tragic horror films like Oculus, The Strangers and Don't Look Now.
741 backers pledged £16,732 to help bring this project to life.
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Quietus: a roleplaying game of melancholy horror

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    IT FOLLOWS: Backer updates and credit

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    FUNNY GAMES: Colour PDF of the game

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    THE BABADOOK: B&W Softcover and PDF

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    THE NEON DEMON: Colour Hardcover & PDF

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    THE LOVED ONES: 3 x Hardcover & PDF

    Order three copies of Quietus for you and two loved ones and save on postage.

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    A TALE OF TWO SISTERS: Hardcover & story

    At this level, you'll receive a hardback version of the book and an original 2000 word short horror story in formatted PDF written by Oli from your prompts in the same style as Quietus' flavour fiction. We reserve the right to ask for changes to be made to your story suggestions and to veto any content deemed to be offensive or hateful.

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    THE STRANGERS: Hardcover & online game

    At this level, you'll receive a hardback and Oli will run a session of Quietus for you and a friend, either online or at a convention that he's attending.

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    OCULUS: Unique version of the book

    At this level, you'll get an absolute one of a kind item - cover artist Thuy Tran will produce a unique version of the killer's mask on the front cover of the game from your suggestions, and this signed hardcover edition will only ever be printed once. You'll also get a standard hardback edition that you can use for day-to-day gaming.

    The book will be signed by designer Oli Jeffery (with a dedication if you wish), and you can choose a favourite melancholy horror movie from which we'll include a quote under your name in the backer credits.

    In addition, Oli will run a game for you and a friend either online or at a convention that he's attending.

    We reserve the right to ask for changes to your suggestions to fit the tone of the game, and to veto any content deemed to be offensive or hateful.

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    • Work with Thuy Tran to create a unique version of the book cover
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    INSIDE: Hardcover & be in the book

    At this level, you'll receive a hardback version of the book and Kasha Prinzing will produce a line-drawing illustration of you (or someone else with their consent) in a terrifying situation, which will be used as an illustration in the book. We reserve the right to ask for a different photo or to request a pose and expression that fits the tone of the game, and to veto any content deemed to be offensive or hateful.

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