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Swords & Wizardry Complete Revised Rulebook

A project in Sugar Land, TX by Mythmere Games

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A tabletop RPG (TTRPG) using the rules of Original Dungeons & Dragons circa 1978. Light, easy-to-learn rules for a lifetime of play!
Backers: 2800
Average Pledge Per Backer: $52

Funded: $146,616 of $1,000
Dates: Mar 28th -> Apr 25th (28 days)
Project By: Mythmere Games
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Latest News

Referee Screen Unlocked! Also - Tome of Adventure Design Bundling

April 17th - via:
We have hit what's planned as our final stretch goal for the Kickstarter, Referee Screen inserts as a free PDF for all backers! Thank you so much! In the final week of the Kickstarter, we really appreciate any sharing on social media, because we... (Read More)

$100K! ... and a Couple of Links to Friends

April 14th - via:
We've broken $100K! Thank you so much to all of our backers!!! Looking forward to unlocking the stretch goal at $105,000! While we're working our way up to the stretch goal, we'd like to mention two other Kickstarters from friends of ours (meaning,... (Read More)

Swords & Wizardry Complete Revised Rulebook Raises Over $98,000 on Kickstarter

April 13th - via:
Swords & Wizardry has been a popular tabletop fantasy roleplaying game since 2008, utilizing the original 1974-1978 ruleset of Dungeons & Dragons, which is commonly referred to as Original D&D or “OD&D.”. (Read More)

World of Okkorim PDF Adventures for Swords & Wizardry - Now Available!

April 11th - via:
New Add-on Adventures Available for Swords & Wizardry! Our friends at GaxxWorx have asked us to adapt their World of Okkrim Adventure Series for Swords & Wizardry!  Please back their Kickstarter now for the third and final book in this... (Read More)

Monday Updates (New Stretch Goal and More)

April 10th - via:
Referee Screen PDF Inserts:  We already mentioned that we've unlocked all the digital spellbooks as stretch goals - the next stretch goal (at $105,000) will be PDF Referee Screen Inserts designed for the Hammerdog Games "World's Greatest Screen."... (Read More)

The Swords & Wizardry Kickstarter Campaign Brings Back Classic Vibes

April 9th - via:
Swords & Wizardry is a complete game system, providing everything you need for character creation, from nine character classes to creatures and combatants to populate your dark dungeons and haunted hillsides with. It also includes magic items, encounter tables, and more, ensuring that you have all the tools necessary to create a rich and immersive gaming experience for your players. (Read More)

Double Stretch Goal Achieved!

April 8th - via:
We've just hit $90,000, which unlocks the second of our stretch goals, the Druid Digital Spellbook! However, we're ALSO going to unlock the Cleric Digital Spellbook NOW, instead of at $105,000. For the $105,000 stretch goal we're going to offer a PDF... (Read More)

A Couple of Updates

April 7th - via:
Magic Item Creation: We're currently working on a short segment for the rules addressing the creation of magic items, since many people have asked for that to be included. We will put up a draft of that section for backers to read once it's finished.... (Read More)

We will be adding optional Morale Rules

April 5th - via:
Based on popular demand, we're going to add some optional morale rules to S&W Complete. The numbers will be compatible with B/X D&D and its clones, although they will operate slightly differently (the distinction is described at the end).... (Read More)

Swords & Wizardry Complete Revised Kickstarter

April 3rd - via:
Here’s Swords & Wizardry Complete in a nutshell. It’s based off the three little brown books of original D&D plus the supplements. Basically, all the stuff that lead up to the design of later earlier editions. (Read More)

Livestream Tonight about Licensing and the MGL License

April 2nd - via:
Tonight at 6PM Central, Matt will do a livestream to talk about where open licensing stands after WotC has placed the 5.1 SRD into the Creative Commons: where it leaves third party publishers, what the future looks like, and why we're releasing the... (Read More)

Draft of License Agreement

April 1st - via:
This is a topic that probably won't be of interest to most gamers, but we have posted up the first draft of the Mythmere Games Open License, which allows other publishers to create resources for Swords & Wizardry (and other uses of the rules,... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Met, and License Information

April 1st - via:
Stretch Goal Achieved! We've just hit the first stretch goal for the project, so everyone backing a copy of the rulebook (whether it's PDF, PoD, or printed) will also get a free PDF of the magic-user's digital spellbook! Please keep sharing the link... (Read More)

Swords & Wizardry: A tabletop RPG using D&D's original 1978 rules crushes its crowdfunding

March 31st - via:
Mythmere Games has 24 days left on their Kickstarter for a revised edition of Swords & Wizardry. It seems to be going well; the Texas based publisher asked for $1,000 from the community and already has nearly $75,000. (Read More)

First Stretch Goal and Livestream

March 30th - via:
Stretch Goal: We've added the first stretch goal to the Kickstarter at $75,000, which is a Magic-User’s Digital Spellbook. This will be a PDF of the magic-user spells, arranged by spell level instead of alphabetically as they are listed in the... (Read More)

Mythmere Games' Swords & Wizardry Brings Classic RPG Action to Kickstarter

March 30th - via:
Swords & Wizardry is a tabletop roleplaying game that uses the rules of Original Dungeons & Dragons circa 1978. The game is known for its light, easy-to-learn rules and focus on epic adventures with friends. It is the ENNIE award-winning retro-clone of the original 1974-1978 rules for Dungeons & Dragons. (Read More)

The Glatisant: Issue #38

March 29th - via:
The Kickstarter for the Swords & Wizardry Complete Revised Rulebook is ready to roll! This ENNIE-award-winning game replicates the rules of the Original D&D rules, for a rules-light, old-school fantasy role-playing style. One of the oldest retro-clones, Swords & Wizardry has tons of existing resources and fan support. (Read More)

Funded! Countries added!

March 28th - via:
We have funded and we're off to a GREAT start! We have fixed one major mistake -- when the Kickstarter went live, shipping wasn't enabled to several important countries (for instance, the United Kingdom). If your country wasn't showing as available,... (Read More)

Kickstarter - Swords & Wizardry Complete Revised Rulebook

March 28th - via:
Matt Finch and his company, Mythmere Games, are kickstarting Swords & Wizardry Complete Revised Rulebook, which is essentially the 5th printing of S&W Complete and the first to not be released under the OGL, but most likely the upcoming ORC license or something similar. (Read More)

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