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Castles & Crusades Players Handbook 6th Printing

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The Castles & Crusades Players Handbook comes in Full Color

With Iron Heel the World Grinds Away

Plunge into worlds of fantastic adventure where dragons lie and the undead stalk the shades of your mind’s imagines, where creatures of legend plunder wealth through the horror of their passage. Monsters grim and foul hold the ecstasy of gold and the renown of glory. Upon the backs of these stalk heroes of great might; those who take up sword and shield, who harness eldritch might, those who stalk the narrow corridors in search of sport and those who serve a purpose greater than all the others. Heroes. Freebooters. Mercenaries. Adventurers.

A Game That is Yours to Command

Castles & Crusades is a fantasy role playing game with countless possibilities. The Players Handbook allows you take up the sword and shield, the staff or bow; to arm yourself as you desires and wander upon planes of your own imagining and plunder the wealth of adventure.

Designed for use with multiple players, Castles & Crusades puts you in charge of the adventure path. Included within are all the rules of play, how to get started in your very own role playing game, how to run the game and play in it.

It’s easy to learn attribute-based rules system allows players to choose among 13 archetypal character classes and 7 races to create their characters. Spells, equipment, fast-paced combat rules, and all essential information needed to play a game of Castles & Crusades is in this book.

Dice and Monsters & Treasure sold separately.

 
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Joseph H September 10, 2014 2:06 am UTC
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I'm not sure what Brian S is talking about. I've gotten every update for this book for free, and the 6th printing is no different. Maybe he doesn't know to look under his Account -> Updates section of this web site.

Anyway, that being said, I am a disappointed in the PDF quality for the 6th printing. The 5th printing was ~40MB and the images were all crisp with no digital smearing. The 6th printing is only ~10MB and the images have a lot of digital garbage around the edges. I do hope they'll put out a higher quality update soon.

Thanks.
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Brian S September 10, 2014 4:02 am UTC
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well then they owe me an update because it's not there. Thanks for telling me.
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Tim B September 28, 2014 5:30 pm UTC
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Brian, If you did not get your update, please let me know directly at tim@trolllord.com and I will get it right out to you. It should have automatically updated you but if it didn't, I'm happy to do it for you. Tim
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James L October 14, 2014 6:22 pm UTC
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Yeah the artwork in the current PDF is pixelated to hell. Did the Trolls even bother to look at it before uploading? Since I got the update free I don't feel completely ripped off, but those who purchase the 6th printing PDF are gonna be hurtin.
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Brian S August 11, 2014 12:53 am UTC
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This pisses me off on so many levels. This book is what should have been the 5th printing (which was terrible and I bought). Now to get even the pdf for this they want 20 more dollars. Having bought the 4th and esp the 5th printing, this one should be no more the $10. BTW Swords and Wizardry is free.
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