Unearth the legends of ancient lands and weave them into your narratives. Introducing Tales Unbound - a versatile deck designed for Dungeon Masters, storytellers, and anyone eager to immerse themselves in the rich tapestries of British, Slavic, and American folktales. These cards provide a unique framework to shape adventures, guiding your tales with intrigue and authenticity.
🤏Draw: Begin by drawing one card from each section. 🔮Weave: Use the drawn cards as inspiration to form the skeleton of your narrative. 🗣️Narrate: Flesh out the details, guiding your players or listeners through a unique journey each time.
There are THREE sets of cards in a deck with a total of 50 cards in each deck.
ACT I Opening Action Cards [20 CARDS] Set the scene with compelling beginnings that immerse your characters in the world of myths and legends. From a haunted forest in Slavic tales to a mysterious moor in British folklore, initiate your journey with a touch of the arcane. Each opening Action Card also comes with suggested choices from where you could take your journey.
ACT II Encounter Cards [20 ILLUSTRATED CARDS] Diverse entities await, from majestic gods and treacherous monsters to elusive spirits. Engage with the BABA YAGA, clash with the NUCKELAVEE or strike a deal with the JERSEY DEVIL. Each encounter promises a memorable experience for your players or audience. Every Encounter card comes with an illustrated image of the described entity along with a brief BIO of who they are. On the back of the card you will find suggestions and choices that can occur with this particular encounter.
ACT III The Final Act [10 CARDS] Narratives thrive on the unexpected. These cards introduce riveting turns, redefining quests and reshaping destinies. Whether it's a betrayal by a trusted deity or a hidden alliance between foes, these twists ensure your story remains unpredictable.
In Act I you have 20 cards. Act II you have 20 encounter cards. Act III 10 x The final act cards. 20 x 20 x 10 = 4000 possibilities per deck! Every card is dynamic and can be used in multiple different genres including FANTASY, ADVENUTRE, MYSTERY, & HORROR!
🤩Who Will Love It?
🧙♂️Dungeon Masters: Add depth to your campaigns with authentic folklore elements. Never run out of ideas for your next session.
✍️Writers & Storytellers: Break through writer's block and venture into new narrative realms inspired by age-old tales.
👩🏫Educators: A fun and engaging way to introduce students to folklore from various cultures.
🤓Folklore Enthusiasts: Dive deeper into the stories you love and discover new ones you've never heard.
🔵BRITISH FOLKLORE EDITION Stories shape our world and the Tales Unbound Decks are your portal to endless new realms of imagination. Embark on a journey where the ancient meets the modern, and legends come alive. Where will your journey take you?
The production of the artwork for the cards and box is 100% complete, leaving only printing the remaining factor.
This will be our 3rd campaign we've done for a series of card decks so we are familiar with the process and we will do our upmost to ship within the stated deadline.
This is our 40th Kickstarter campaign, and we post daily on our social media pages to show you the progress we are making on our projects every single day. Check it out!
Lovingly crafted illustrations by Artist, Perci22. Expert colours by Karla Aguilar. Card designs by GarauGameStudio.
Writer of the Tales Unbound card series and many other folktales stories is Joseph Oliveira. Writer and Head of U.K. based Horror Comics Publisher -Afterlight Comicswho have been behind 40 successfully FULFILLED crowdfunding campaigns raising over $250,000 to date.