Turjan's Tome of Beauty and Horror (Dying Earth RPG)

Robin Laws, Ian Thomson

Published by Pelgrane Press, 1999
ISBN 10: 0953998088 / ISBN 13: 9780953998081
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Pelgrane Press Dying Earth RPG Turjan's Tome of Beauty and Horror (VG) Manufacturer: Pelgrane Press Product Line: Dying Earth RPG Type: Softcover Code: IMPPEL007 Copyright Date: 2003 Author: Robin Laws, Ian Thomson Page Count: 174 Please review the condition and any condition notes for the exact condition of this item. All pictures are stock photos. The condition of the item you will receive is VG. Our grading system is explained in the terms of sale section of our bookseller page. Please feel free to contact us with any questions. Product Description: What do you get if you cross D&D with Call of Cthulu? Turjan-level Dying Earth! If you are more interested in dark fantasy than humorous escapades, or collecting the last 100 Spells rather than conning a stall holder of his terces, then this is the tome for you. The first volume of Jack Vance's Dying Earth has a very different tone to the later books. It has elements of horror, powerful sorcery, and even genuine heroics. This supplements lets you roleplay these puissant magicians, questers and driven heroes. You can: Gain options for Magician characters, and get advice on playing Turjan-level campaigns, Encompass new, esoteric spells, scribbled by madmen and fraught with danger in their use, Face untold peril as you follow adventure hooks set on the Dying Earth and beyond, Uncover arcane items from the ruins, or guarded by otherworld beings, Gain new powers (Tweaks) such as "Occult Horrors too Numerous to Detail" Discover contacts and potential enemies of cruelty and renown, Create Vat creatures as retainers, bodyguards or even companions. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: Seek out the last hundred spells, explore aeons-old ruins and clash blades with demons. The first volume of Jack Vance's Dying Earth has a very different tone to the later books. It has elements of horror, powerful sorcery, and even genuine heroics. This supplements lets you roleplay these puissant magicians, questers and driven heroes.

About the Author: Robin D. Laws is a writer and game designer. His roleplaying game designs for Pelgrane Press include The Dying Earth, The Esoterrorists¸ Mutant City Blues and Skulduggery . His other roleplaying game designs include Feng Shui , HeroQuest and Og: Unearthed Edition. Among Robins six novels are Pierced Heart, The Rough and the Smooth, and Freedom Phalanx. Always ready to take an intriguing career detour, his various past projects include collectible card games, computer games, and comic books. Google his name to find his blog, a cavalcade of hobby games, film, culture, narrative structure and gun-toting avians.

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Title: Turjan's Tome of Beauty and Horror (Dying ...
Publisher: Pelgrane Press
Publication Date: 1999
Binding: Softcover
Book Condition: Good

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