GOBLINWORKS MAKES ENTREPRENEUR MAGAZINE'S HOT 100 CROWDFUNDED COMPANIES
REDMOND, WA (October 24, 2013): Goblinworks, LLC, developer of the Pathfinder Online Massively Multiplayer Online Roleplaying Game (MMORPG), has been named one of Entrepreneur Magazine's Hot 100 Crowdfunded Companies.
In a year that raised more than $100 million dollars through crowdfunding, Goblinworks ranks #29, having raised nearly $1.5 million dollars via Kickstarter for the development of Pathfinder Online, the MMORPG based on the world's #1-selling Pathfinder Roleplaying Game.
Says Ryan Dancey, CEO of Goblinworks, "Crowdfunding is central to our success. The combination of capital from backers that is neither debt nor equity, plus the direct connection with thousands of enthusiastic members of our community, is unbeatable. Crowdfunding is empowering companies like ours to tackle problems that traditionally fell through gaps in the startup ecosystem. Crowdfunding is a revolution for entrepreneurs and startups."
Pathfinder Online is a hybrid sandbox/theme park-style MMO where characters explore, develop, find adventure and dominate a wilderness frontier in a land of sword and sorcery, and is scheduled to begin monetizing the game service in Q3 2014. For more information, visit goblinworks.com.
The Pathfinder Roleplaying Game is the world's best-selling tabletop RPG, built on more than 10 years of system development and the largest open playtest in the history of gaming. Paizo Publishing produces a wide range of books and accessories to enhance your Pathfinder experience, from hardcover rules compendiums to complete campaigns to packets of beautiful full-color maps. For more information, please visit paizo.com.
PAIZO'S BESTIARY 4 UNLEASHES MORE THAN 300 MONSTERS IN TIME FOR HALLOWEEN
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game: Bestiary 4 Brings Monsters from Classic Horror Films, Lore and Literature to the World's Best-Selling RPG
REDMOND, WA (October 23, 2013): Something wicked this way comes from Paizo Publishing, LLC, publisher of the world's best-selling Pathfinder Roleplaying Game, and leading publisher of fantasy RPG accessories, board games, and novels. Just in time for haunting Halloween gaming, Bestiary 4 is out now, available in hardcover (MSRP $39.99) or PDF-format from paizo.com ($9.99).
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game: Bestiary 4 introduces more than 300 new monsters for use in the Pathfinder RPG, including creatures from classic horror literature and monster films, such as blood-drinking nosferatu, gargantuan kaiju, mythical demon lords, and even the Great Old One, Cthulhu! Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Bestiary 4 also includes:
- New player-friendly races like changelings, kitsune, and nagaji
- New creatures to construct, like clockworks and juggernauts
- New familiars, animal companions, and other allies
- New templates to get more life out of classic monsters
- Appendices to find the right monster, including lists by Challenge Rating, monster type, and habitat
- Expanded universal monster rules to simplify combat
- Challenges for every adventure and every level of play
Bestiary 4 is the fourth volume of monsters for use with the Pathfinder RPG and serves as a companion to the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Core Rulebook.
The Pathfinder Roleplaying Game builds on more than 10 years of system development and the largest open playtest in the history of tabletop gaming to create an unparalleled fantasy roleplaying experience. Players need only the Pathfinder RPG Core Rulebook to play, but Paizo Publishing produces a wide range of books and accessories to enhance your Pathfinder experience, from hardcover rules compendiums to complete campaigns to packets of beautiful, full-color maps. For more information, please visit paizo.com.