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Show your fellow annons how much you care by sahring some PDFs.

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check the /OspreyGames trove @ snip



they aren't available anymore anon. GW took a bunch of them down. Not my upload and yeah a longer term site like mega would be better but unless you wanna dig up where the 1/3 of these things still are than by all means.



Thank you very much :)


World of Darkness galore in 100Shares

@ vola...


Not really a PDF, but does anyone have, or know where I can find the Western icon set for Cityographer?

It's not in the trove, and I can't seem to find it anywhere.

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This is where Questions That Don't Deserve Their Own Thread go. Remember: a two minute shame of asking is preferable to the life-long shame of not knowing.

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I see... and can I get familiar feats if I get the familiar tumor discovery? And if I do vivisector stuff to it the familiar loses the condition of familiar I've heard.



wouldn't that just make it a huge stature-shaped piece of flesh?

Like, I assume, when you turn a human into stone, so do his internal organs, and inside he has a stone stomach, stone guts, stone heart, etc. And a statue only has solid stone inside.

So when you turn a statue into stone, it'd be like this one huge slab of muscle, or skin, or whatever else.


Am I being retarded or is there no way to download folders on the trove? I don't wanna fucking download all these files one by one.



So you can't create life by any meaning?



Fuck, just another idea.

Could you turn someone petrified into a golem?

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>Games Workshop undergoes large shakeup internally, new CEO wants to change things

>Biggest change comes by killing off Warhammer Fantasy. A vastly underperforming game that took up a lot of store space, was not getting significant growth with younger audiences and had exhausted its lore and mapped out its world after 30 odd years.

>Something had to change and reset the clock, they went with the End Times. Maybe not the best option but the one they went with. WHFB died and Age of Sigmar was born

>For a year shit was rough. 1st of AoS was a trashfire now considered a rushed out placeholder by many

>Multiple groups tried to create continuations of WHFB

>Some like Kings of War was the old greybeards digging their heels in to keep their joyful escape from the world consistent

>Some like the 9th age was bitter as fuck younger neckbeards angry at the world behaving not unlike star wars galaxies players after their mmo shutdown: every other game was FUKKIN SHIT and they were loud, annoying assholes

>Long and short of it is that skirmish is the new tabletop king and rank and file has no audience beyond its existing and naturally over the years shrinking one

>AoS gets its 2nd, and arguably first real edition and explodes in popularity, with single armies like Nighthaunts selling in a month more than the entire fantasy range did at its peak

>3 years on many accepted something needed to be done and love or hate aos it was clearly a good move for a business and remember the WHFB times fondly as days no long gone.

>But some remain monumentally buttmad years later claiming everyone not playing games like the 9th age are 'shills' out to sabotage it and making jackasses of themselves publicly and get banned from cons and tournaments.

Do you know anyone like that who has failed to move on?

Share with us your stories of autistic retards going nuclear.

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>whinging about escapism

>on /tg/



>he has bad opinions

>must be some kind of American

>must be some kind of race-mixed American

>yeah, only possibility

Dumb cunt.


The "point" of history is to record events that have happened. But I'm sure your fully parasitized brain can't even fully understand these words so I won't expect you to understand that concept.


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ya a dumb 56%er for sure. The "point" of history is whatever the pencil pusher wants them to be. There are no unbiased people, and the people most suspect for bias are exactly the ones telling you they are unbiased. Events have to be observed to be written about, observed events are interpreted thru a worldview that seeks to reinforce itself and discredit others and that's even before we are presuming actual political aims onto the people writing history. History (and who writes it and the struggles of writing it) is a fascinating subject and one that seems to be lost on you.



Refrain from feeding the troll. This must be that one douchenigglet that spammed the board.




>they don't allocate large portions of their days to hating amerimutts, their shitty country, and how they ruined the world


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For all your foreign coloring book needs.

The recommendation list got too long and too controversial, so until we work up something better, we're ditching it.

Old Thread >>399604


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>Which presumes that something went wrong because Senshi was a full Elf, and not a half-elf, which means Marcille should have, for some reason, maintained her half-human status. Therefore, in that anon's eyes, Marcille must be a full Elf. The problem is he's misunderstood entirely how the mushrooms worked and jumped to an incorrect conclusion.

No no, you misread me completely now, you're the one jumping to conclusions, comedically. And I didn't even say this would be obligatory.

Still, Marcille isn't a Half Elf, one would have to be an idiot to think that, grasping at straws.



>she's not like any other elf we've seen in the series

>she only hangs around humans and non-elves

>she has some serious psychological trauma about aging and dying because she lost her father while she was young

>she's into some taboo shit which further cements her outsider status


Stop posting and go compose your suicide note already.



This is the objectively correct answer.



This >>410371 is a load of bullshit, 8chan has a terrible track record for archives so I can't actually prove that I fired off the idea of Marcille being a Half-Elf mutually exclusive to cuckchan.



If so, it'll be a retcon.

I don't see why just like men, elves can have slightly different shaped ears from one another

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Black to play

S Schweber vs Spassky

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Anyone here a fan of chess variants? Trying to get into spartan chess myself. Very counter intuitive and it seems like black has more of an advantage than white.


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Added a quick and brief description of piece moves/rules. Apologies for double posting.


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White to play

Dautov vs M Schoene


Nice idea. But I want to get my normal chess to a decent level before trying the variants.... That said, spartan chess sounds more fun than elf chess or star trek 3d chess.



Thanks for all these nice puzzles, anime-poster.Rh4 Qd3 Rf4+ Ke5 Qg5+ Qf5 Re1+ Re2 Rxe2#


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Black to play

N Bijlsma vs D Brandenburg

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You know what this board is lacking at the moment? A Star Wars Thread. So let's make up for lost time and have one.

What's your favorite game out of this franchise, /tg/? Have you ever run Star Wars games straight from homebrewing other systems? Gimme your stories of a long time ago, in a Galaxy far, far away.

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Don't play Star Wars d20, it's awful in tons of ways. Play Saga Edition instead. Saga Edition isn't just a good Star Wars system, it's legit the best incarnation of the d20 system. It has a full 1-20 adventure path that's nice. /sw/ is working on a Player's Guide for it to give basic info on character creation.


The RPGA standards (file 2) for it recommend 28 point buy (23 for droids, equivalent to a 12 in con) and max credits. I also recommend using the background system from the Rebellion Era guide in place of destinies, since destinies are a really weird subsystem.

There's also this fan man intro adventure I found. It seems nice, though I've never run it. There's a Tatooine Manhunt conversion floating around out there, but it has so much of the original module in it I'm not going to post it (search: "Tatooine Manhunt" "saga edition" conversion rar. There's a mediafire link in a forumpost to a rar full of adventures)



Meant to say the RPGA character creation recommendations seem reasonable.

The Tatooine Manhunt conversion isn't in that collection (though there's some useful stuff in there like the Saga Index, an excel file that has a database showing what book everything is in). Search for "1-3Tatooine Manhunt Saga.pdf" to find the pdf.



Thanks for the advice


In Edge of the Empire what's a good skill to pick with Politico's Well Rounded? Ranged (Light) is a lock and want to grab Force Sensitive at some point (for sense/overwhelm emotions) so discipline/perception wouldn't be worth it..


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Anyone here larp-ed before? How did it go? How dressed up were you?

Visiting a medieval faire makes me want to try a LARPG


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Larping around the world.


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Second one is really impressive, but I'm not sure why someone would want to LARP as a nigger.


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Why not?


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The Wall will stop you

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And last batch, starting to run out of creative steam.

Not strictly looking for feedback on them (already deleted them from MSE) but thought you'd all might appreciate them



Youthful Vindicator reminds me of that crusader from Invasion.


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They inspired me, certainly. Creatures with strange power and toughness are rather scarce.


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Anon, you can't use dice rolls, those are only for Un- sets. Use coin flips instead. :^)


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I use dice for my coin flips already, because I have a box of very fair dice that I use for lots of things. I'd much rather see more dice roll chance cards than have to watch my opponent pull a random coin from their pocket and wonder if he's got a special coin that isn't an even 50/50 between heads and tails.

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Azorius vs Simic vs Rakdos vs Orzhov vs Gruul

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so long as they can keep milking paypigs they will keep make digital cards

people make proxies for fun, it's not like it's a huge effort or money sink to have a guy or two make some official ones


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They prefered to be called WHALES. Haha.



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Going to get some of these original dual lands and make proxies of them. Great for the kitchen table casuals.


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Woah... anti-enchantment red spell?!?

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Is there much to consider for how Legacy Dredge works? I saw two lists, one with and without mana. I don't have LED's so I can't make an optimal mana dredge deck, yet I lack a lot of the staples for the manaless version (Chancellor, etc). Does it really matter? Can I just make something like "low mana" dredge and just flip cards until I win?





>Does it really matter?

Yes. When playing Manaless Dredge, ==NEVER MULLIGAN, AND ALWAYS CHOOSE TO DRAW ON TURN ONE.== Your first turn is always "draw a card, enter your end step, discard down to seven, pass." It has a little redundancy in the form of Phantasmagorian (read: as long as this is in your graveyard you can discard 3 or 6 cards at instant speed) and extra explosiveness with Whirlpool Rider, but the deck has no way to fight against on-board hate. You either win, or you do nothing.

LED Dredge is more resilient, but might be a turn-and-a-half slower overall. Breakthrough is deadly, as it reads "discard your hand, mill 4" for U.

Both decide have a combo element, with manaless being more "all-in." Either way, learn to git gud with Ichorid and Cabal Therapy. A lot of times you will live or die based on how you use them.



Manaless is probably the cheapest way to play Dredge in Legacy, though they kinda set it back by banning Gitaxian Probe. My list that I ran before that ban looks about the same, though I didn't run Whirlpool Rider. That first list is also missing the actual "win the game" card, which is Balustrade Spy. The moment you get to bring one back with Dread Return you just win the game.




I'll probably build towards LED then and just proxy them (nobody at my store plays legacy so it'll just be a deck I have)

What does gitgud look like? Is it knowing when to animate Ichorid, or just know what cards to therapy for? Mostly I wanted to make it because of BFB/Dread Return/Flamekin combo from back in the day but I guess he isn't used anymore?

Why does Whirlpool show up in one list but not the other? I'm assuming he's basically the creature version of breakthrough

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Anyone one else watch DnD playthroughs, listen to DnD stories, read manuals, draw up your own classes, skills, rules, worlds, but never actually played DnD, and probably never will?

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That's pretty much where I'm at in my thinking now. The only reason I'm gonna stick out one more session is because a couple good lads who haven't played in over a decade have joined the group, and I wanna give them at least one good session before they leave overseas for a month. Hearing the tranny's bullshit firsthand will inform them on the current state of the hobby as well.

I'm considering letting one of them make a complete madlad character as a one-off and watching xer squirm as I let him get away with all the shit that I always tell them is outside the bounds of reason.



Just become like me and spend all your time not working/sleeping/working out online in an MMO.



You don't want these people as friends. Not a one of them has what it takes to have your back and be there for you when you're in trouble. These are all fair-weather friends at best (I'd venture they're not even friends at all) and I reckon they're a passive-aggressive clique that's been shit-talking you behind your back.




>I'm considering letting one of them make a complete madlad character as a one-off and watching xer squirm as I let him get away with all the shit that I always tell them is outside the bounds of reason.

Don't be a full-on troll. Dicking around is good and fine but make sure it's all in a spirit of good fun and goofing off. Do not have them instigate conflict inside the playgroup. If you're deliberately trying to start shit at the table it's obviously going to go south and no one wins.



>and watching xer squirm as I let him get away with all the shit that I always tell them is outside the bounds of reason.

He won't squirm, he'll start a fight. These people are very vocal about things that displease them. If you want to laugh with your pals at an angry tranny, go for it, but if they don't appreciate this kind of amusement, it likely won't be fun for anyone involved.



I'll GM for you OP, what game did you have in mind? D&D 5e okay? My friends would love for you to join us!

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Looking for ideas or suggestions? Hoping for a bit of critique? Or to you just want to share a bit of fluff from your setting?

Welcome to the Worldbuilding General thread

For longer stories, please make liberal use of pastebin or similar sites to prevent walls of text

Maps also belong here, if you need feedback or advice.

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So ye want to know what perils await us on the high seas lad? Captain Ku is here to tell ye the blasted bilgewater rats that infest the seas. Next be them poor murderous worms that would murder ye and rob ye, not always in that order either, The Pack-Rat Gang. These barnacle bastards are worth as much as a rusty coin but just as numerous too, can't even manage a weapon less they made it themselves. Watch ye ass round these poverty ridden vagabonds, they be desperate and ye be the way out. (The Pack-Rat Gang are murder-hobos using homemade weapons like flogs and shivs, they're dangerous in large numbers and a damn well insane with nothing to lose.)

Well me matey we got 2 sea-salted seagull dropping headed our way so Old Ku workin ye to the bone today and unless ye gone blind even the clams can see them tall spires of pigswell and mud atop that brass dome, The Mohawk Clan be on the attack! Now the old sea tale goes they be in debt to a big ole scaleback that be fond of mischief so they pilfer the fastest crafts they can find and come ridin in to mess ye up like a manticore in a hogpen. Lately they been stick'n with boarding harpoons and blunderbuss, but them crabby biscuits of bicepts and boiled ink gonna learn a thing or two about attack Ku's ole crew! (The Mohawk Clan are Followers of Edaphos The God of Mohawks, these raiders cause high-octane chaos everywhere they go with Harpoons and Blunderbusses being their favorite Weapons, think madmax&waterworld raiders aesthetic but instead of post Apocalypse its actually just their culture to dress that way.)


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Captain Ku here with me latest tale of the last group of sods me crew sent to a watery grave, them rippahs never looked so hungry before I doubt there be any bones to reach the ocean floor. First blimey bastards was me own brotha-in-law's crew the Black Market Smuggler's Union, Betsy I told ye neva marry that halfshelled hellcrab of a lawyer... sista neva learns. Now ye maybe confused so me gonna try and give ye the rumrun, The Black Market Smuggler's Union goes into them places ye shoulnd't go. They be raiding graves of unholy creture the bone-daddy slain while back, the daemons. Them foolhardy suits think the price be worth the risk until bone-daddy be sending ye ass the lass that be killin in mass. They be gettin the lass anyways cause the slug for brains be misusing the bone-daddy's key to enter the backdoor. So them blubbering backwater bullshits then decide to flee here into me own stretch of sea risk'n us all The Ghost Ship Phlegethon com'n across me shore and kill'n me crew. Remember this well lad, wands won't save ye from the Spectres and we don't cross the Bone-Daddy! (The Black Market Smuggler's Union are Collectors of artifacts and demon grave robbers, they use the Ancient Trowel to be protected from curses and Wands for Defense.)

If that boat-blistering bastard wasn't enough he brought some "friends" but I know who they be and what they done, The Temple Marauders had to go least Bone-Daddy be not the only God that be com'n to kill us on the seas. Them blasphemous bellends have a knack raid'n the temples of various Gods as if its no deal, I've seen jellyfish with more brains then a lad in weird glow'n armor with a special stick try'n to pick a fight with Gods. (The Temple Marauders are a rogue expedition of the Mage Guild that raid and defile the temples of the gods, They are geared in salvaged power armor and armed with a Grand Staff.)

Me have to admit to ye lad to see the Ancient Asylum with them did break me heart a lil lad, me mother was once apart of them til Bone-Daddy called her home to rest. They be once heroes of the olden days but the price for mere men fighting a daemon was a toll they couldn't bear. They be lil more than murderous puppeteers nowadays, they don't have a brig but ye will find with them a eternal prison after death. They put sorrow into me lad, they remind be just how far wPost too long. Click here to view the full text.


Today Lad Captain Ku tells ye a proud tradition to come from the fallout of thee Pirate, Drink ye fill and grab ye knife for we be betting on ye tonight. Barroom Gladiators from the City of Knives be in me blood on me Father's side, actually he win'n a fight be how he met me mother after kill'n her stalker ex from the Devil-Knights. The way it be back in the day Suija was once a pirate haven under Tomi Noroi The Greedy Emperor, outside of taxes the lot really had no worry til the old man was called home by the Bone-Daddy. Once the young Laddie Shokushu Noroi seized power the pirate war began and those that escaped took with them the whole gambling on drunken knife fights. it became a sport all over the world with regional champions and plenty of recruits will'n to join. There be entire crew of young lads attempt'n to fight with only ye knives in hopes that ye can become a battle-hard'n gladiator too. As custom tradition the knives that be used are Jambiya and Dragon Fang Dagger, some claim in spite of Suija. Then again father did say something about it the best damn knife fight of all time be'n between Kantoku Tonbo and Doku Gisei using those knives. The World Heavy-Blade Championship Tournament was where me father was called home by the Bone-Daddy to rest, after win'n by decapitation he died pass'n out in the booze barrel during the celebration. (The Barroom Gladiators were the Native Pirates of Suija responsible for the nickname “the City of Knives”, had a custom of using knives and being drunks leading to many a knife fights that became common enough that a gambling ring was made for placing bets on the outcome. As they fled from Suija and scattered it became more of a gladiator circuit yielding champions in any place piracy thrives. The Official Knives of choice are the Dragon Fang Dagger and Jambiya in honor of the draw between the Future Warden and the Future Commodore, hailed as the greatest knife fight to end with both men surviving.)

Speak'n of Me father's victories the poor bloke to get his block chop'd off over me mother was part of a crew me own crew have had to fight before, cursed heathens and wretches is what you would call the Devil-Knights. Even Betsy's fishfood would not work with them, rumors whisper'd are they want to bring the end of the world and nearly have. Watch yerself round them lad, the carry swords of runes and a weapon of stolen power invokePost too long. Click here to view the full text.


Pretty soon lad ole Ku and crew will be meet'n some shady representatives from the West coasts, ye'll need to be alert if ye want to leave outta there without a scurvy ridden blade in ye.

First they be bring the Assassin Guild, last me heard the rumor be they lost to the Duelist Guild and fled with some taken to the seas. Poison be their thing so mind the blades least it be too late, one cut and it be called home to rest by the Bone-Daddy for you. That be double for the crossbows they got too, as if fire wasn't enough lad they poison tipped it too. (The Assassin Guild are the defector branch of the Duelist Guild that use Poisoned Blades and poison tipped fire bolt crossbows.)

Next in the line of whale swell and sea scum be the Novavich Family, jealous bastards trying to use the weapons of the northern cults to control the north cults. They think if ye see ice in the sea that be their territory, that usually leads to hard-shield bastards with boarding axes headed for yer crew. (The Novavich Family are the Northwestern Nobles that wish to seize control and take over the north away from the Cults, often raiding any that dare pass thru their territory with Boarding Axes and Parmas)

Now watch ye treasure and hide ye rum when ye see the The Demolition Crew, fun hate'n cod-dicks that rather destroy all ye own then let ye have it. they be cross'n the fine line with me nerves cause they don't just ruin ye for fun, it means some chumbutter whore paid a hit on ye and that then lead to ye find'n out who did it and have'n to choose to risk yer crew in a war on 2 fronts or pay'n off them sack of scurvy to attack sandy bitch that's bout to pay them.

If me seem to be very specific its Betsy fault I know, she just had to screw over Lizzy to be pirate princess at the sailors academy prom leading to a graduating class civil war and the loss of 2 ship. Damnit that both me galley and me galleon lost. On the bright side me crew noticed that Rippah been following us round since the in-law became takeout, we may just need the lil hero yet. (The Demolition Crew are Professional Saboteurs that sow political discourse and destroy trade-goods of rival nations for profit, normally armed with a Mace and Warhammer.)

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The Chronicles of Ku aside this is the full list of pirate types thus far, and actually Ku does have a role in the game. I don't know how this is going for you guys but i'll try to finish the culture overview before I move. -KL

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Hello and welcome to the Old School Renaissance thread. Here we discuss old school games, games that emulate them and the stories that these games have weaved through our lives.

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2 - What do you enjoy about OSR games?

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You've never read the Gor books have you? Tarnsman of Gor through Priest-Kings of Gor is a lot less sexual than some of the other fantasy fiction published in the mid 60's.

> a knock off that is like 100% how the typical "character interaction" goes

Are you retarded, Tarl Cabot literally flies the first slave put into his possession to her homeland to be reunited with her family in relative freedom. Tarl actively aspires to eliminate slavery and subjugation from Gorean culture and refuses to treat Talena with anything less than gentlemanly dignity when she stops being a bitch long enough for him to not worry about her foiling his poorly thought out plans, something she calls him out as a limp-dicked pussy for and instead of keeping her as his slave as she actively offers herself as once shes' come around to his earth-man ways he refuses, properly marries her and sees her put upon a throne to rule as a free woman.

I say this as a guy who bought some of the Gor books specifically because I wanted to read slave erotica and got a marginably passable Princess of Mars pastiche instead. Don't be a faggot, if you haven't read a book don't act like you have.


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I know this post is two months old but DnD originally was a supplement to change the context of Chainmail which is a wargame. You wanna play it like it was originally played then you just grab chainmail and play it along with the 0D&D book. But since the 0D&D book is hard to get here is this handy pdf instead.


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I like Knave (fite me), I think it's a great game for oneshots with people who have little to no ttrpg experience which is my usual gaming group because I can't find a group that commits. I know it gets a lot of hate here, can anyone tell me why they don't like it or what they'd change about it?




Never heard of it and never saw it mentioned here. Got any more info on it? Yes, I know I could just search the web but talking about systems is what this thread is for, right?



It's not good.

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Lets talk about Infinity and how Adriana is the best faction

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Third offensive looks good but does it push the story forward?



To my knowledge, the general synopsis is:

>CA ramps up the fight on Paradiso

>kicks everyone's ass; puts Acontecimento out of commission

>steals some relic the Teutons were guarding

These recent books don't include any new rules or unit profiles; the only reason to get them is for the fluff. I don't know anyone who has it, and I haven't seen scans of it pop up either. Given how piss poor Uprising's writing quality was, I wouldn't expect 3O to be any better.



It's better than Uprising (not that it's a high bar to cross), but still not quite to the standard of basic books, also quite a bit of repeated/filler material.

also I should have the scan done by the end of next week


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Godspeed, anon.


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