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Our Traveling Home by Ash Kreider

A project in Toronto, Canada by Ash Kreider

Status: Active

Our Traveling Home is a Ghibli-inspired fantasy tabletop RPG about queer romance, found family, and finding healing through belonging.
Backers: 431
Average Daily Pledges: $1,077 CAD
Average Pledge Per Backer: $32 CAD

Funding: $14,007 CAD of $13,300 CAD
Dates: Feb 14th -> Mar 10th (25 days)
Project By: Ash Kreider
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Latest News

Please help me piss off as many bigots as possible with my game about happy trans people

February 26th - via:
For the most part, I've tried to put a positive face on this campaign because everything is hard right now and I feel that it's important to be able to set aside the awful and focus on something joyful once in a while. But game publishers sometimes... (Read More)

Funded! $15,500 is our first stretch goal for full color interior!

February 24th - via:
Today has been very overwhelming with day-job obligations, but I would be remiss if I didn't acknowledge that Our Traveling Home is now fully funded! Thank you so much to everyone who has backed the campaign and shared it on social media! I'm so... (Read More)

Aromantic awareness week: Our Traveling Home and ace/aro themes

February 24th - via:
It's aromantic awareness week, so let's talk about aromanticism and the different kinds of love featured in Our Traveling Home! First. What does it mean to be aromantic? It's easier to understand what that means if you understand that there are... (Read More)

Stretch goal previews, and thoughts on community copy pricing

February 22nd - via:
Hello, folks! Things have slowed down these past few days, but we're still closing in on our goal. As of writing, Our Traveling Home is sitting at 86% funded! With the goal so close and this much time left in the campaign, it's safe to say that we'll... (Read More)

Ghibli-inspired Our Traveling Home is a tabletop RPG about finding family and love

February 22nd - via:
Japanese animation giant Studio Ghibli inspires artists and creators of all stripes, including the newest upcoming tabletop RPG from designer Ash Kreider of Peach Pants Press. Our Traveling Home takes thematic and emotional cues from films such as Howl’s Moving Castle to tell queer love stories about discovering a place to truly belong. (Read More)

Q&A with Senda Linaugh on playing the Home as a nonverbal character

February 19th - via:
Last night on Twitter, Senda Linaugh mentioned that her group has had inconsistent or extra players play the Home as a nonverbal character, and I'm just absolutely in love with the concept. Because I think this is a mode of play that will appeal to... (Read More)

The inspirations behind Our Traveling Home

February 18th - via:
As I write this, four and a half days in, we're 57% funded and well on our way to funding with enough time to hit some stretch goals along the way. Thank you to everyone who has shared their excitement about the game, and as always please continue to... (Read More)

One third of backers have supported community copies!

February 15th - via:
A little more than one day into the campaign, and we're already just shy of a third funded! I'm so excited that there's been such positive response to Our Traveling Home and can't wait to see where this goes. I very much hope that I get to unveil... (Read More)

Travel with Our Traveling Home

February 14th - via:
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