The One Ring, a Lord of the Rings tabletop role-playing game, is crushing it on Kickstarter. With two days to go, the campaign has surpassed $1.5 million USD in funding. The game met its 100,000 SEK goal ($11,836 USD) in just four minutes. It currently stands at $1,554,054 USD at press time.
The One Ring becomes one of the most successful ever in Kickstarter's history for a tabletop RPG. With its new funding level, Free League Publishing has confirmed another last-minute stretch goal. Should funding reach 15 million SEK ($1.78 million USD), the designers will add a solo play mode.
"If we reach this goal, acclaimed solo roleplaying game designers Shawn Tomkin (Ironsworn) and Matt Click (The Mecha Hack) will collaborate with The One Ring designer Francesco Nepitello in creating a robust framework to allow solo play," reads a line from the Kickstarter. "This will be released to backers as a PDF some time after the main fulfilment of the campaign."Continue Reading at GameSpot