Monsters of Drakkenheim - 5E Monsters with Lore Lairs & Loot

A project in New York, NY by Dungeon Dudes

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150+ New 5e monsters inspired by Eldritch Horrors. Harvest felled foes to craft loot. Engage epic bosses. Explore forbidden lairs.
Backers: 8078
Average Pledge Per Backer: $132

Funded: $1,065,710 of $20,000
Dates: Mar 26th -> Apr 25th (31 days)
Project By: Dungeon Dudes
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Latest News

Thank you for your support of Monsters of Drakkenheim!

April 25th - via:
Our Kickstarter has CLOSED - THANK YOUIt has been so wonderful to see the outpouring of support for the next installment in Drakkenheim! We are thrilled to have each and every backer on board and your continued trust means the world to us.   In the... (Read More)

$1 Million Stretch Goal Unlocked! Revenge of the Ratlings

April 25th - via:
Wow! Absolutely Incredible Stretch Goal!CongRATS everyone (thanks baron)! With the incredible support of the community I'm so glad to say we've officially unlocked the stretch goal at: With this stretch goal unlocked we will be creating a brand new... (Read More)

$900k Unlocked - Drakkenheim Boss Monsters EVOLVED

April 22nd - via:
They're back and more deadly than ever!Wow, we're now so close to that Million Dollar Stretch Goal I can almost smell the cheese! For now though we've just unlocked a massive content addition to Monsters of Drakkenheim. With this Stretch Goal... (Read More)

'Monsters of Drakkenheim' Kickstarter Heads for $1 Million In Last Week

April 17th - via:
Monsters of Drakkenheim, the first 3rd party title to Kickstart with official D&D Beyond support (though I’d wager a far cry from the last one), has been smashing their funding goals throughout the last week. And as the campaign rounds in on its final week, the Ghostfire Gaming-published collection of epic monsters, lairs, and eldritch mutants, eyes the $1 million mark. (Read More)

$800k Unlocked - Kesselhome Adventure

April 13th - via:
More to do in Drakkenheim!With this Stretch Goal unlocked we're adding an entirely new adventure to the campaign! Based on the adventure arc from the Dungeon Dudes' actual play, you too can face the deadly secret hidden within the walls of... (Read More)

Young Delerium Dragon Miniature Revealed!

April 7th - via:
Happy Monday!We've got some great news! The Young Delerium Dragon miniature sculpt is ready to preview to everyone! This miniature was unlocked in our $350,000 stretch goal and will be available as both a physical miniature and a pre-supported STL!... (Read More)

700k Unlocked! New & Greater Arcane Anomalies

April 2nd - via:
And we're back!We hope everyone had a wonderful Easter weekend (if you had one)! We look like we're coming back strong with the $700,000 Stretch Goal unlocked! We're steaming ahead and this looks like it could be the biggest Drakkenheim Kickstarter... (Read More)

600k Unlocked: Ancient Entities

March 28th - via:
Why fight a king, when you can fight a god?With this massive stretch goal unlocked we're able to add five new EPIC BOSS monsters for the beings that rule other realms and consider themselves gods. Challenge awe inspiring CR20-30 creatures including... (Read More)

500k Unlocked! Ravenous Flora Miniature & Stat Block

March 27th - via:
Wow, 500,000 in just 24 hours! An absolutely incredible amount of support so quickly! With this stretch goal unlocked we get to add the monster inspired by the episode "Potion Shop of Horrors". With full statblock, lore and crafting materials the... (Read More)

450k Unlocked! Vladimir Von Drakken Rises

March 26th - via:
Vlad is back!One of the most vile conquerors from the setting of Drakkenheim is back, and more powerful than ever! With this Stretch Goal unlocked you'll have everything you need to run this villain as the BBEG of your campaign! Including three EPIC... (Read More)

3 More Stretch Goals Unlocked! Q&A Livestream starting soon!

March 26th - via:
I'm awake, I'm awake!GOOOOOOOD morning, afternoon and evening backers! I have awoken to some incredible stretch goals being unlocked so it's time to give you some extra information about the awesome things added to the project! 300k: Followers of the... (Read More)

250k Unlocked: The Amethyst Academy

March 26th - via:
Everyone's Favorite Mage's Guild Returns!The Amethyst Academy are back wielding more potent magic than ever! With this Stretch Goal unlocked we'll be adding all the mage statblocks you could need to run deep, engaging encounters using the Amethyst... (Read More)

200K Unlocked: Mawvermin Miniature

March 26th - via:
A New Challenger Approaches!The Maw Vermin is one of the most twisted and hideous monsters of the Ratling Horde. With a gnashing maw pouched in its grotesque gut; those who face it are scarred one way or another.  With this Stretch Goal unlocked you... (Read More)

150K Unlocked: The Silver Order

March 26th - via:
Well we're back again!As we storm through these stretch goals it's time bring some order to these wretched ruins. With this stretch goal unlocked we'll be adding Silver Order Knights, Paladins, Griffon Riders and more to bring this faction to life in... (Read More)

$50k & 100k Unlocked! Faction Agents: Hooded Lanterns & The Queen's Men

March 26th - via:
$50K & 100KUnlocked! The Hooded Lanterns & Queen's Men Join Monsters of Drakkenheim!One of the unfortunate aspects we had to trim down on in Dungeons of Drakkenheim was the unique statblocks for the various factions in Drakkenheim! With these... (Read More)

Already Funded?!

March 26th - via:
WOW... just wowThank you all so much for the incredible support you’ve shown us so far! Funding in just 3 minutes (!?!?!) was absolutely not on our bingo card for today.  We’re incredibly grateful for all the wonderful members of our community!... (Read More)

Welcome to Monsters of Drakkenheim

March 26th - via:
Are you ready to face the horrors of Drakkenheim?Hey there everyone! We are so incredibly proud and excited to launch this latest journey in the world of Drakkenheim. Monsters of Drakkenheim: Pluto Jackson’s Monster Slaying Guide is our latest and... (Read More)

'Monsters of Drakkenheim' Kickstarter Includes D&D Beyond Support

March 26th - via:
WotC’s attitude towards 3rd party publishers seems to have come a long way from where it was at this time last year. Cast your mind back to the start of 2023, when WotC was on the verge of “deauthorizing” the Open Gaming License and demanding royalties from 3rd party publishers who made over a certain amount. As the D&D maker put it then, its thinking was that the OGL was intended “for fans only” and not as a license to be used by their competition. (Read More)

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