Paranormal Power

A project in Rice Lake, WI by Steampunkette

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A psionics option for 5e and A5e
Backers: 693
Average Pledge Per Backer: $31

Funded: $21,378 of $500
Dates: Jan 3rd -> Feb 2nd (30 days)
Project By: Steampunkette
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Latest News

I'm making a note here: Huge Success!

February 2nd - via:
Paranormal Power has brought in $21,378 from almost 700 backer! The support I've been given by this community is overwhelming, and my gratitude is similarly overwhelming!   Thank you. Thank you everyone who shared this Kickstarter with their friends... (Read More)

Ludicrous speed, now!

February 1st - via:
So I intended to make an update, yesterday, when we hit $16,000 to say "Hey, new commission!" but then we were suddenly at $16,500 before I made the update. So I thought to myself "I'll just wait 'til $17,000 and do two at once." And then we were... (Read More)

$15,000 down and another commission unlocked!

January 30th - via:
How did we get here? When I started this kickstarter, I was hoping to hit $500. I didn't think I had enough social media or publicity to get much beyond that. And then we blew past $500 after a little over an hour. And now we're at 3000% funded?! How... (Read More)

$14,000 and the next Stretch Goal!

January 28th - via:
Another full color commission unlocked, and another $1,000!  This is incredible beyond every expectation or desire. I've spent most of a month being in awe of the generosity and the desire of the community for Psionics!  (Read More)

$13,000 and a new Stretch Goal reached! Incredible!

January 26th - via:
Thank you, all, so much! We're in the final sprint, now, with just 7 days left before the Kickstarter ends!  We've definitely slowed down a bit on pledges, but honestly I am not complaining! I'm delighted beyond all my hopes and wildest expectations... (Read More)

Cross Promotion: Cutthroats and Competitions! A 5e Adventure!

January 25th - via:
This isn’t your normal bandit adventure.  Cutthroats and Competitions: A 5e Drop-and-Play Adventure pits your  heroes in a deadly race against another adventuring group: The  Shattering Hands. The competition? Breach the defences of a bandit... (Read More)

Community Bookshelf as we reach $12,000 and the Last 10 Days!

January 23rd - via:
Times are tough all over, and it's important to help everyone we can. To help folks get access to Paranormal Power, for every Hardcover we sell, we'll also sell a discounted copy of the Paranormal Power PDF to someone in the community. Your... (Read More)

11,000 down! Another Stretch Goal!

January 19th - via:
One more stretch goal down, just 24 left! Wow, when I put it like that, it feels like there's just a ton of room for more growth, doesn't it? Also like there's a -lot- of art in the book. Thank you, all, again for your support in this endeavor! My... (Read More)

$10,000 Commission Unlocked! More Art!

January 17th - via:
15 days in and we hit the $10,000 mark! With this kind of momentum, we'll get almost all of the art in the book commissioned by community artists! Thank you all for your contributions and continued support!  (Read More)

Print on Demand is a Go!

January 17th - via:
Thanks to our friends at, I can now post pictures of physical copies of the book that I can hold in my own two hands! And as soon as the Kickstarter is over, Print on Demand will be available through them! Warning: Don't put your... (Read More)

Psionics and Magic: How do they interact?

January 17th - via:
Is a question I do not answer in Paranormal Power, for four reasons. Firstly, Antimagic Fields exist not only to disable spellcasting, but  also magical equipment.  There is no psionic equipment in this book.  Mostly because I find that magical... (Read More)

Cross Promotion: Adaptable Encounters - The Lance and Starship (5e & OSR)

January 16th - via:
 Adaptable Encounters - The Lance and Starship (5e & OSR) Adaptable Encounters for D&D 5E & OSR offers Dungeon Masters  material to enrich their current campaigns by focusing on unique  situations that add variety and originality to... (Read More)

$9,000 Stretch Goal Reached! Another Art Commission!

January 15th - via:
It finally happened! It's over... I can't say it. The meme is dead, long live the meme! Seriously, though. While I suspect you may be growing tired of reading this: I am intensely grateful to you all, and absolutely flabbergasted to have reached so... (Read More)

$8,000 Stretch Goal Unlocked!

January 13th - via:
That's another piece of commissioned art for Paranormal Power! (Okay, we're $3 short, but I'm counting it since we'll probably get another pledge before midnight! Another stretch goal I wasn't sure we'd see, and we surpassed it. You are all -amazing-... (Read More)

Archetype Black and White commission Unlocked!

January 12th - via:
Well good morning! We hit the $7,000 mark while I was asleep and have now unlocked the next stretch goal! After the black and white commissions for each of the seven archetypes, we'll be moving into the $1,000 sprint from art-piece to art-piece going... (Read More)

Imaginary Friend full color commission unlocked!

January 11th - via:
With $6,500 locked in, we are ready and eager to see the Imaginary Friend interpreted by a community artist! Thank you all, so much, for getting us this far!  (Read More)

Stretch Goal: Nedraz Full Color Commision Unlocked!

January 8th - via:
At $4,500 we unlocked the full color commission for the Nedraz Serpentfolk image! Huzzah! Just $2,000 to the next stretch goal!  (Read More)

First Stretch Goal, Unlocked!

January 4th - via:
At the $2,500 mark we have our first stretch goal, to unlock a full color commission of the cover art for Paranormal Power! As soon as the Kickstarter is closed I'll begin the process of finding and commissioning an artist to do the job! Thank you,... (Read More)

Halfway There!

January 3rd - via:
Hey, folks, at this point we are halfway to the First Stretch Goal! I'm grateful and awed by the support this project has received. Thank you, all!  (Read More)

Fully Funded!

January 3rd - via:
Thank you, all! We're fully funded! With $581 at the 67 minute mark this kickstarter is fully funded! Everyone will get their PDFs as soon as it ends, and those who went for a hardcover will get it as soon as they can be printed and shipped! I am... (Read More)

Physical Copies added as Reward!

January 3rd - via:
Requested by a few people, Hardcover copies of the book will be available through These books will be full color interior and shipped out as soon as is possible, probably before the 1st of March.  (Read More)

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