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Sue Laflin-Barker's Start Ancient Wargaming Using DBA 3.0 By John Curry, Sue Laflin-Barker
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This book introduces the fascinating subject of ancient wargaming using the latest edition of DBA version 3.0. De Bellis Antiquitatis have become known for the combination of simple game mechanics... More > and playability. The rules are easy to learn, but the finer details of tactics are hard to master. The rules are extensively used for competitions around the world. The book starts by discussing how to choose a period of history and build an wargaming army, then it includes the complete DBA 3.0 rules with a detailed step by step play through of a sample game- Germans v Romans on the bank of the river Rhine. There are also numerous sample army lists with discussion of the sources on which they are based. Sue Laflin-Barker was a key contributor to the development and success of WRG. This is her first solo authorship of a wargaming book.< Less
The Revised and Expanded Decktet Book By P.D. Magnus
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The Decktet is a collection of cards with illustrations and names. Unlike an ordinary pack of cards, most of the Decktet cards have more than one suit. This book is a curated guide to the Decktet:... More > its history and structure, its meaning, and rules for thirty-six different games.< Less
Amazing Roleplaying Games' 193Q By Daniel Callahan
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De Bellis Renationis By Phil Barker, Richard Bodley Scott
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De Bellis Renationis is a set of Wargames rules for Renaissance Battle covering the period from 1494AD to 1700AD. It was first published in 1995 and later updated to version 2.0, published in 2004. ... More > It was accompanied by three books of Army Lists describing the main armies in use during the period. This reprint of 2004 version (DBR 2.0) provides both rules and army lists in s single convenient volume.< Less
Applesauce By Patrick G. Redford
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Ingredients: If you're a fan of any card at any number, 51 faces north, or even simple hard hitting card magic, you want a taste of applesauce. This jar includes Patrick's much sought after Any... More > Thought of Card at Any Thought of Number (Applesauce) along side over a dozen other routines and utility moves. Horsefeathers, The Evolution of a Rain King, Storm, Advantageous, Wipe-out, Stop Poker Tells, Card counter, The O.P. Spread, Standing Prediction, Fishing in One, and The Double MC Kraser Force. just scratch the surface of what’s inside.< Less
Fire On The Velvet Horizon By Scrap Princess, Patrick Stuart
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A book of monsters written by Patrick Stuart and based off drawings previously provided by Scrap Princess. The book is hand assembled and that is probably a nightmare if you like clean graphic layout... More > and white spaces, oh and the font size might provide difficulties for readers who have trouble with that kind of thing so click on preview to see if it is a good thing for you. There is about 100 monsters all co-sharing an implied setting , but each can easily used apart from it. It includes an appendix with some other miscellany about the monsters and the world. It can be enjoyed as some weird piece of experimental fiction as well being used to give you bizarre newness for your world creation< Less
Whitehack – Second Edition Notebook By Christian Mehrstam
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Whitehack is a complete fantasy role-playing game in only 64 pages. It contains everything you need to get started quickly, including a campaign setting and two adventures. It is an emergent game... More > that can help you take your first steps and then keep challenging you as you beome a more experienced player. The rules are a mix of old and new school mechanics, built into a solid whole that can meet the demands of long campaigns. Whitehack can run 40+ years of material in the world’s first rules tradition, as well as material for many percentile systems in various genres. This the Second Edition, 256 page Notebook version. Go to whitehackrpg.wordpress.com for more information.< Less
Whitehack – Second Edition By Christian Mehrstam
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Whitehack is a complete fantasy role-playing game in only 64 pages. It contains everything you need to get started quickly, including a campaign setting and two adventures. It is an emergent game... More > that can help you take your first steps and then keep challenging you as you beome a more experienced player. The rules are a mix of old and new school mechanics, built into a solid whole that can meet the demands of long campaigns. Whitehack can run 40+ years of material in the world’s first rules tradition, as well as material for many percentile systems in various genres. This is the Second Edition, Standard 64 page version. Go to whitehackrpg.wordpress.com for more information.< Less
Non Andare Nel Bosco D'Inverno By Clint Krause
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Non Andare nel Bosco d'Inverno è un gioco di narrazione di terrore e folclore. I giocatori interpretano popolani costretti ad avventurarsi in una foresta stregata per scoprirne i sinistri... More > segreti. Il gioco usa semplici regole e uno stile narrativo unico allo scopo di creare storie paurose. Con contributi di Jason Morningstar (Fiasco, Grey Ranks), Daniel Bayn (Wushu, Secrets and Lies), Jason L Blair (Little Fears, Streets of Bedlam), Jeremy Keller (Technoir, Chronica Feudalis), Rafael Chandler (Dread, Spite), Daniel Moler (Red Mass), Andrea Sfiligoi (Familiars, Tales of Blades and Heroes), Davide Mana e Chiara Prezzavento. Regole facili, progettate per giocare attorno a un falò. Raccomandato per due-sei giocatori. Tempo medio di gioco: due ore. Consigli: come gestire l'orrore folcloristico, progettare scenari, creare atmosfere memorabili. Cinque scenari pronti. L'edizione italiana corrisponde alla seconda edizione americana, con l'aggiunta di quattro nuove leggende e uno scenario.< Less
Yoon-Suin By David McGrogan
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Yoon-Suin is a campaign toolbox for fantasy games, giving you the equipment necessary to run a sandbox campaign in your own Yoon-Suin - a region of high adventure shrouded in ancient mysteries, opium... More > smoke, great luxury and opulent cruelty. Contains: A bestiary of unique monsters, including self-mummified monks, liquid golems, tiger-beetle men, figments, and dozens more; a new character class, the Crab-man; a chapter for each of the major regions of Yoon-Suin, filled with random generators to brainstorm map contents, social groups, and more; extended rules for poisons, tea, opium, trade, deities and so on; extended rules for exploring the Old Town of the Yellow City, and the haunted jungles of Lahag; many encounter tables; well over 100 pre-written adventure locales; purple prose; 320+ pages of usefulness< Less
The Dungeon's Front Door & Other Things in the Deep Dark By Alexis D. Smolensk
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Join an intrepid, rakish day adventure into the fantasy dungeon, the staple of fantasy role-playing games. Here are 13 essays surveying the sub-structure of dungeons and their philosophy, what makes... More > them popular and what we can do to expand their potential. With humour, inventiveness and biting sarcasm, Smolensk uncovers the relationship between dungeons and post-apocalyptic survival, digs into the megadungeon, breaks the fourth wall and reveals the dual natures of time and fate hidden behind the Dungeon’s Front Door. A great experimenter, there are few who can compare with Smolensk’s drive and dedication.< Less
The Taskan Empire By Jonathan Drake
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Detailing the Taskan Empire of Thennla, this RuneQuest 6 supplement is a companion book to 'Shores of Korantia', available at www.thedesignmechanism.com/products. Venture into the heart of Tarsenia,... More > domain of The Iron Simulacrum, the animated viceroy of the Immortal Emperor Zygas Targa. Buying a print copy of The Taskan Empire entitles you to a free copy of the PDF. Please email a copy of your Lulu purchase receipt to design mechanism@gmail.com, quoting 'Taskan Empire PDF Request' in the subject line and we will send you a download code.< Less
The Tome of Terrors & Treasures By C.R. Brandon
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Within this tome are all manners of terrors and treasures to add to your Heroes & Other Worlds game! Over 300 creatures and lots of magical and mundane treasures to discover! You will need both... More > the Magi Carta and the Heroes & Other Worlds core rules book to properly use this tome. Become a hero, Other Worlds await!< Less
BROADSWORD_SCUTARII By William Butler
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SCUTARII is a complete Miniatures System for the Age of Antiquity. Covering the period from 3000 B.C. to 1450 A.D., SCUTARII brings to gamers a fast paced system with all the detail designed to... More > resolve large scale battles within 3 to 4 hours. Covers all the major and minor weapons and tactics 2nd Edition includes new scenarios Can use any basing and Scale from popular rule sets Get a conclusion within 3 to 4 hours Designed for Scenario and Tournament Play Complete Point system & various optional rules Popular Army Lists included Four Complete Scenarios included: MARATHON, ASCULUM, CALLINICUM & BIBRACTE Conversion tools for using popular Army lists< Less
Starter Adventures By Tim Shorts
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Starter Adventures is where you learn to fight, steal, cast spells and heal. You'll have to use your wits to figure out puzzles. Use a sword to murderize goblins. And crumble the undead beneath... More > the power of your god. It's time to grab a weapon, memorize a spell and strap on some armor. This is going to be fun. Starter Adventures is targeted toward introducing a new player into RPGs. Inside there are four short adventures for each of the four classes. A tavern for them to hangout in. And a full-fledged adventure when they've got enough blood encrusted on their blades.< Less
Delving Deeper Reference Rules Compendium By Simon J. Bull
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The Delving Deeper role playing game is a comprehensive emulation of the original 1974 fantasy game by Gygax and Arneson published under the Open Game License. The Reference Rules are an... More > un-embellished reference document intended for ease of use.< Less
From Manassas To Appomatox By Bill Butler
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Grand Tactical miniatures system. Before there was Fire & Fury, FROM MANASSAS to APPOMATTOX brought Grand Tactical ACW wargaming to the tabletop. Command Large Armies as Brigades and Divisions.... More > Use any figure scale or basing.< Less
Dominions 4.04b Manual By Bruce Geryk
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This is the manual for Dominions 4: Thrones of Ascension. It contains tutorial, game rules and a lists of spells, magic items and national units.
Transylvanian Adventures (Hardcover) By S.A. Mathis
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Set aside those “Domains of Despair” for a World of Adventure! Ancient secrets and epic adversaries lie buried in a land of nightmares, mists and supersition. Frightened innkeepers bolt... More > their doors for fear of the stranger at the threshold. Stoic villagers stand helpless against horrors beyond belief. It is up to you to turn back the tide of darkness. And it all starts here! Transylvanian Adventures is a supplement for Goodman Games’ Dungeon Crawl Classics roleplaying game. This book features new character classes and rule enhancements to take you back to the land where modern horror began.< Less
Old School Adventures™ Module VA1: Valley of the Five Fires By Richard LeBlanc
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This mongol-inspired module is designed for use with 0e/1e/BX and compatible retro-clones in a single edition. It supports sandbox style play but includes several traditionally detailed adventures.... More > Includes: a history of the Lands of the Five Fires; an area map; hordes/tribes information; new steppe shaman character class; details on armor and weapons common to the area; 10-detailed NPCs & stats for 24 others; maps and details for the 2 major settlements; 4 new monsters & overviews for 29 others (+ a 1-page "monster index" with stats for the DM); wandering monsters by terrain; Quest of the Luuzhin Coins (including adventure seeds, maps and detailed encounters for 9 major locations in the quest); over 30 adventure seeds for other adventures in the area; 4 new artifacts/magic items; information to aid the DM in creating encounters throughout the Lands of the Five Fires, including nomad camps and religious sites (stupas and ovoos)... and much more!< Less
Heroes & Other Worlds Adventure Game By C.R. Brandon
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Heroes & Other Worlds is a game of Adventure for two or more players. Using six sided dice, paper, pencils, and your imagination you can forge your own Heroes and brave danger in Other... More > Worlds. Heroes & Other Worlds is influenced by Melee, Wizard, TFT, and the Moldvay edited version of Basic D&D. Checkout more at my blog WWW.HEROWORLDS.BLOGSPOT.COM< Less
Song of Blades and Heroes - Revised Edition By andrea sfiligoi
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The Nominee for the 2008 Origins Award for “Best Miniature Rules” returns in an improved, expanded Revised Edition. Song of Blades and Heroes is an exciting set of fast play fantasy... More > skirmish rules that can be played with any existing miniatures. EASY: simple rules that you learn in one game; no counting inches, just 3 measuring sticks for all distances; FAST: A game is 30-45 minutes. Play a campaign in a single evening; INEXPENSIVE:5-10 models per player; 3’x 3’ play area; any single based miniature, in any scale; standard six-sided dice only; READY TO PLAY: 180+ monsters and heroes included, and you can create your own! NO BOOK-KEEPING; HIGH SOLO PLAYABILITY; CAMPAIGN RULES; Six scenarios included; Designer notes and Optional rules to let you customize the game. Over four years, the game has been scrutinized by a vibrant, creative community of thousands of players. Try it and see how it has brought back fun in miniature wargaming.< Less
The Revised and Expanded Decktet Book By P.D. Magnus
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The Decktet is a collection of cards with illustrations and names. Unlike an ordinary pack of cards, most of the Decktet cards have more than one suit. This book is a curated guide to the Decktet:... More > its history and structure, its meaning, and rules for thirty-six different games.< Less
Vox By Michael Fiegel
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Vox is a story-driven, rules-light, PDQ-based Role-Playing Game about people who hear Voices in their heads. The game is intended for use in a wide variety of settings, although the default... More > assumption is a modern conspiracy type game. Learn more at http://aeforge.com/vox/< Less
Song of Gold and Darkness By Andrea Sfiligoi
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Treasure and danger await in the depths of the Earth. Will you dare enter the Dungeon? Song of Gold and Darkness is the first expansion for the Song of Blades and Heroes fantasy skirmish rules. It... More > includes complete rules for dungeon adventuring such as: Rules clarifications and expansions; 11 new Terrain types; 18 new Special rules for your models; four new warband advances; Necromancers, Sorcerers and Summoners; rules for treasure, climbing, bashing down doors, lock picking, traps, light and darkness, movement and combat; potions, magic clothes, magic weapons and jewelry; four dungeon scenarios; guidelines for solo dungeons; rosters for 156 new monsters and warriors, including Dark Dwarves, Dark Elves, Hobgoblins, Snakemen, Giants, Angels, Demons, Were Creatures, and classic dungeon dwellers such as Brain Devourers, Eye Monsters and Gargoyles. Updated for Fourth Edition Song of Blades rules.< Less