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Firefly Echoes of War: Bucking the Tiger

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Out in the black, a friend who pays back what they owe is as rare as a fresh strawberry. The Crew arrives on Renao just in time to witness the life drain out of Annie Foys body before she could settle up her debt. Sheriff Leonard Cao suspects the murderer is taking part in a high-stakes game of cards at the Shenandoah Rush casino and needs the Crews help to crack the case. Was it Sharklip Shen, the Triad gangster who controls the casino? Was Big Cassie Sagira, the Companion with a secret, responsible? Butch Guying, a known killer and Browncoat raider? Or perhaps Annie ran afoul of the mysterious Alliance officer known only as The Colonel?

Bucking The Tiger is part of the ECHOES OF WAR roleplaying adventure series, which is centered on a common theme: the Unification War. ECHOES OF WAR adventures include basic rules to get you started employing the Cortex Plus game system. Main characters are found in Serenity Crew, which is available separately. For the ability to create custom characters, please check out the FIREFLY ROLE-PLAYING GAME core book. All releases in the ECHOES OF WAR line are compatible with the FIREFLY ROLE-PLAYING GAME, which is based on the television series by Joss Whedon.

You will need Serenity Crew, the Gen Con Exclusive, or the Firefly Role-Playing Game to play Echoes of War adventures. Serenity Crew is best suited for standalone play, while the Firefly Role-Playing Gameis best suited for series play.

Written By: Rob Wieland
Art By: Levon Jihanian
Edited By: Sally Christensen
Rules Editing: Mark Diaz Truman
Developed By: Monica Valentinelli
Systems Design By: Cam Banks, Dave Chalker, Philippe-Antoine Menard, Rob Wieland, and Mark Diaz Truman
Art Director: Daniel Solis
Assistant Art Director: Thomas Deeny
Playtesting By: Caleb Andersen, Drew Falzetti, Steven Greenwood, Andrew Merz, Nihar Nilekani, Ryan Smith and Loren Watson

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March 15, 2016 2:52 pm UTC
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Just so I don't rebuy something. Am I right in thinking this episode isn't in any of the print books? I looked through them but didn't see it.
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Christi C March 15, 2016 3:15 pm UTC
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You are correct - Bucking the Tiger is not in any of the print books. Rob Wieland and team did a terrific job on this one. Hope you dive in and enjoy it!
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March 15, 2016 3:16 pm UTC
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Thank you for the confirmation. Started running the RPG and want all the episodes I can get my hands on.
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Benjamin R May 06, 2014 11:14 am UTC
I've read the adventure and it is excellent. It might be the best introductory-style scenario written in the past five years, possibly tying with the Pathfinder Beginner Box. If you are interested, check out this podcast where they discuss the adventure. You can find it on iTunes (Episode 9) here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/plot-points/id768952889?mt=2

Or at its website here: http://plotpointspod.com/podcasts/
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Darcy R September 30, 2014 10:50 pm UTC
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Absolutely seconded. I'm about to pick up this adventure because of this podcast, and I picked up the core book a while back partly because of their review. Sounds wonderful. Everyone listen to Plot Points! :-D
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