Computer and Role Playing Games
Varisia, Birthplace of Legends
Paperback ISBN: 1601254539
Never has a land needed heroes more than Varisia. There, at the edge of civilization, barbarians clash with dark armored invaders, foul creatures lurk within the hearts of titanic monuments, and daring explorers unearth the secrets of a forgotten age of wizard-tyrants. This definitive Pathfinder guide equips players with all they need to face Varisia's dangers and mysteries, as well as dozens of new options for playing characters native to this wild region - perhaps as a mystical thundercaller of the Shoanti barbarians, a daring bravo leading a caravan of Varisian wanderers, or an obsessed magic-user steeped in the lore of the sinister Thassilonian empire. New options for character backgrounds and campaign traits allow players to integrate their characters into any of the Adventure Paths set in Varisia - such as the Rise of the Runelords or Shattered Star Adventure Path - like never before! Varisia needs heroes, be one of them with the all-new format Pathfinder Player Companion: Varisia, Birthplace of Legends!
D & D Gamma World Expansion Pack
Legion of Gold
GAM ISBN: 0786955104
More monstrous mutants and adventures for your D&D® Gamma World™ game! The radioactive wastelands of Earth are home to many bizarre and barbaric creatures. The apocalypse hasn’t exactly made the world a better place. It’s survival of the fittest. Time to build a new food chain. This game expansion presents a menagerie of mutant creatures and a ready-to-play adventure. The monsters presented herein can also be pulled over and used in the Dungeons & Dragons Fantasy Roleplaying Game. This product includes: • 160-page adventure book, including new mutant monsters • 4 sheets of die-cut mutant monster tokens • A fold-out battle map
Play Between Worlds
Exploring Online Game Culture
Hardcover ISBN: 0262201631
A study of EverQuest that provides a snapshot of multiplayer gaming culture, questions the truism that computer games are isolating and alienating, and offers insights into broader issues of work and play, gender identity, technology, and commercial culture.
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game
Hardcover ISBN: 1601252994
This comprehensive hardcover reference unveils the magical secrets of the Pathfinder rules like never before. Tons of new tricks and techniques for every spellcasting class in the game fill the book, ranging from arcane secrets uncovered by studious wizards to dazzling ki-tricks performed by canny monks to new mutagens for alchemists, new oracle mysteries, specialized channel energy options for clerics, and more. Ultimate Magic also introduces the latest Pathfinder RPG base class: the magus. Combining arcane spells with practiced martial skill, the magus incorporates elements of the warrior and wizard to walk a path balanced between two deadly efficient extremes. All this, plus more than 100 new spells for all spellcasting classes, an innovative new "words of power" spellcasting system, a complete system for 1-on-1 spell duels, and more.
Digital Sci Fi Art
Paperback ISBN: 0060724331
Visions of future worlds have always captured the imaginations.Images of towering cyber-cityscapes, awesome uninhabitable planetary worlds, sleek super-cars and space cruisers, strange mutant beings, and terrifying alien life forms have spilled from the feverish minds of fantasy sci-fi illustrators for as long as the genre has existed. Today, as more and more artists are switching from traditional media to the digital world of computers, the images being created are breathtakingly realistic. Featuring works from the worlds best sci-fi artists, Digital Sci-Fi Art begins with an examination of the traditional styles and sources of sci-fi imagery then analyzes the new digital tools available to todays illustrators. The heart of the book comprises a detailed survey of the key techniques involved in creating digital sci-fi art -- with step-by-step walkthroughs showing how specially-created pieces are produced. The book ends with a showcase of some of the best contemporary work being produced anywhere in the world.
Pathfinder Campaign Setting
Paperback ISBN: 1601253028
The most dangerous foes in the world of the Pathfinder RPG are not always monsters. For the player characters are not the only magic-laden "heroes" with hopes and ambition to bring sword and spell into desolate dungeons and crime-ridden cities. This useful reference includes ten completely detailed parties of rival adventurers suitable for use as enemies, allies, or anything in between. Presented with a wide range of power-levels and diverse goals, the characters in this richly illustrated book also double as great on-the-spot pregenerated player characters.