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The Hammer and the Stake Tabletop RPG

A project in Dallas, TX by Chris Gunning

Status: Active

The Hammer and the Stake is a new RPG where 1920s era Eastern European socialists fight a tyrannical government led by Count Dracula!
Backers: 421
Average Daily Pledges: $2,276
Average Pledge Per Backer: $59

Funding: $25,032 of $12,000
Dates: Jun 2nd -> Jul 2nd (30 days)
Project By: Chris Gunning
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Latest News

Two. Hundred. Percent.

June 11th - via: kickstarter.com
We are at 200% funding!   Please, help us keep it up!  If you have a social media presence this is the time to share your excitement!   Use the tags #hammerandstake and #staketherich. Momentum is still really strong and we are hopeful to keep it... (Read More)

The Visual Story - The CRF

June 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Let's talk about art.  Without a doubt, one of the main reasons this KS exists is to raise the money to pay a bunch of fabulous artists to produce more art.   H&S' setting can feel very alien.  The location and time period are not the ones... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Seven: New Character Options

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Revolutionaries!   And here we are already at stretch goal seven!  This will be another time intensive project - and one that will need to be handled delicately.   $25,000 The Boszorkány:  Vasorrú Bába.  Vrâjitoare.  Baba Cloanta.  All... (Read More)

Stretch Goal Six: Exploring the Borders

June 6th - via: kickstarter.com
The next stretch goal is one many of you have asked for... International Intervention.  This supplement will likely be a more time intensive project than the previous content stretch goals.  Instead of the normal $1000 / goal, I need to be... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Four and Five

June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
The next couple of stretch goals are particularly interesting.  Mother Anarchy will offer new character concepts and... if we can make it work… a variant to the core dice rolling convention.  Political Infants gives us a look at the Cryptocracy... (Read More)

Stretch Goals Two and Three!

June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Well... We blew past the 14,000 stretch goal last night and now I have a bit of catch-up.  The next two stretch goals will allow the team to explore the front-and-center (and unambiguous) bad guys of the setting.  I am excited about these... (Read More)

1st Stretch Goal: Werewolves

June 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Our first stretch goal will come at $13,000.   In general, I want to focus on adding content to the setting with our stretch goals (rather than adding swag or ephemera).  The best way to do this is to create supplements that stand with the core... (Read More)

Funded in 27 Hours!

June 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
We met our full funding goal in 27 hours and 5 minutes!  That's nuts for a small indie publisher like us.  That you everyone for the support. Stay tuned.  Its time to start talking stretch goals.  Our first stretch will be at $13,000.    (Read More)

Alt-history RPG The Hammer and the Stake now on Kickstarter

June 3rd - via: dicebreaker.com
Wield both the ideological and literal weapons of WWII--era communism against the forces of Count Dracula in The Hammer and the Stake, an upcoming tabletop RPG about finding common ground with your fellow worker and kicking facism in the fanged teeth. (Read More)

Nine Hours In

June 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
First off, thank you.  A very heartfelt and sincere thank you.   We are well over 50% funded and momentum is strong.  I just clicked away from Facebook where I counted 12 different posts by friends and strangers hyping The Hammer and the Stake.... (Read More)

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