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The Mountebank



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"It is easier to fool people than to convince them that they have been fooled." – Mark Twain

Everyone wants to believe something, and you capitalize on that. Subterfuge and persuasion are your weapons of choice. You have spent hours honing your skills of deception and suggestion, deftly mixing aptitude and confidence to achieve your goals.

Welcome to fourth published supplement – "The Mountebank" is a stand alone core playbook for Dungeon World. Built around the concept of bluffs and feints, the mountebank excels in the social arena.

“The Mountebank” by Jeremy Friesen is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.

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Andrea P January 21, 2014 12:46 am UTC
Hallo. I can see some fun with this playbook. Alter Ego move has no mechanical elements, also it's not clear how can become useful in the story (and other moves don't require you are playing you Alter Ego to work).
Finally, I see some typo (double dots, its in place of it's etc.), and I'd love a more "canon" layout (you can find empty standard D.W. layouts around the net). Maybe there is an advanced move that is related to a move (or spell?) of another playbook, you should put a link to that (something like "see wizard pag. XX").
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