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Fading Embers Campaign Set

A project in Cleveland, OH by John Yackel

Status: Active

October 1, 2020 Launch. A 5e DnD Campaign Set for a world dying in Snow and Ice. 3 books: Player's, Gamemaster's, and Setting Manuals
Backers: 98
Average Daily Pledges: $470
Average Pledge Per Backer: $110

Funding: $10,808 of $14,000
Dates: Oct 1st -> Nov 1st (32 days)
Project By: John Yackel
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Latest News

Character Design Share!

October 21st - via: kickstarter.com
It’s time to share another of the character design commissions from the Fading Embers Setting Primer kickstarter. Designed by Fritz Wewers and illustrated by Wayleri / Elena Slepova: This is Kelmaris, a hearthblessed foundling who left his native... (Read More)

Let's See Some Rules!

October 15th - via: kickstarter.com
We're nearly 60% complete, but only halfway through the month! To celebrate our progress, here's a rules preview for one of the new Druid Subclasses: and of course, a little artwork to go with it: This gorgeous yeti druid was illustrated by Takemi... (Read More)

A Look at the Sample Box

October 14th - via: kickstarter.com
So the first sample box arrived today! Here’s a little preview of it, looking very much the same as in the mockup. From above while closed. The front is a little darker than I wanted, so I'll be correcting that! Opened up, and loaded with 3 books,... (Read More)

Another Character Design

October 13th - via: kickstarter.com
It’s time to share another of the character design commissions from the Fading  Embers Setting Primer kickstarter. Designed by TJ Crowell, and illustrated by Vagelio Kaliva: This is Trevor the Merchant, and older yeti always on the move. He... (Read More)

Fading Embers - Kickstarter Spotlight

October 13th - via: apotheosisstudios.com
If you’re the sort who both enjoys TTRPGs and wintery stuff, then you need to check out Fading Embers, the latest offering from John Yackel & Valiant Fox Gaming. Fading Embers is a massive new campaign package for 5e that includes a Setting Manual, a Player’s Manual, and Gamemaster’s manual. (Read More)

Hardcover Add On

October 10th - via: kickstarter.com
You asked for it.  You got it! Kickstarter enabled their new Add On function for us, which means there's now a simple way to upgrade  the Softcover print option in Hardcover. Just update your pledge. Select a Tier that includes print options. The... (Read More)

Boxed Set Picture Time

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Well, I don't want to make you wait any longer for this, so although the sample box hasn’t arrived, we’ll just go with the mockup picture of what it will look like! It’ll be 12 inches long, 9 inches wide, and 2.25 inches tall. Plenty of space... (Read More)

Cross Promo Thursday - Meet The Red Opera!

October 8th - via: kickstarter.com
First, a quick Hello and Thank You to all the backers joining us, both new and old! While I eagerly await the arrival of the Boxes Set samples, I want to share another Kickstarter project with you all from a friendly studio.  While The Unborn... (Read More)

Hello everyone!

October 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
My thanks to all of you for being early backers and getting the ball rolling on this campaign! Please help us by spreading the word to other RPG fans in your life. The more we can overfund, the better the end product will be for you! For this first... (Read More)

Fading Embers brings even more ice to 5e

October 3rd - via: geeknative.com
“This is not how the world ends” is the prophecy that brings some hope to the snowy realm of Nyth. Right now, though, it looks like this fantasy 5e setting is heading towards its third magical deep freeze and surely no one will survive this time. (Read More)

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