Tag Archives: Kickstarter

O ‘Star Citizen,’ ‘Star Citizen,’ Wherefore Art Thou, ‘Star Citizen’?

O ‘Star Citizen,’ ‘Star Citizen,’ Wherefore Art Thou, ‘Star Citizen’?

We here at GeekDad love a good Kickstarter. We’ve backed hundreds and probably written about even more to alert our readers to projects of interest. We’ve all backed some incredibly successful projects and lost money to some failed ones. Suffice to say, every Geekdad writer probably has an interesting story to tell about Kickstarter. Here’s mine. Read More

Kickstarter Alert: Mutant Crawl Classics – 7 Days Left!

Kickstarter Alert: Mutant Crawl Classics – 7 Days Left!

Back in 1982, a fellow gamer introduced me to TSR’s ‘Gamma World.’ The game took place in an apocalyptic future where radiation had mutated plant and animal life and survivors scraped by using old technology and weapons. I really enjoyed the game and its setting, but it was always difficult to find a group to play with since I didn’t own a copy. Time marched on, and ‘Gamma World’ simply became a good memory. Read More

Kickstarter Alert: Megadungeon 4 Terrain Pages

Kickstarter Alert: Megadungeon 4 Terrain Pages

This last weekend, I attended the Free RPG Day event at my local gaming store. Sitting on the table among the other free giveaways was a small booklet from GamingPaper.com. It was a sample booklet of 8.5″ x 11″ terrain sheets that also provided a link to a new Kickstarter called Gaming Paper Megadungeon 4 – Rooftops and Alleyways. Read More