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Japan: Empire of the Setting Sun

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In the Empire of the Setting Sun, honor is everything...or you are nothing. Welcome to the Japan of 2090, nakama. You’re being given access to a secure data cache that reveals what the country and its people have truly evolved into. Here, “ronin” isn’t just a street nickname, but a dark legacy fraught with deadly peril and crushing burdens. From the highest Zen master to the lowliest yakuza thug, from bio-molded cities to ancestral cyberspace vistas, prepare to be plunged into an empire transformed by its unique cultural identity as much as the world’s rampaging technology.

Delve into the DATAfeeds of the Chrysanthemum Corporation or have your appetites whetted by the orbital pleasure palace of Golden Heaven. Master stealth technology to join the shinobi or defend innocents from the ravages of the Setting Sun cult. Whether you’re a mere robotics tech or descend from Japanese royalty itself, the time has come to choose your path. The gates are open. The temple bells are tolling a new era. The main question now is: Do you have the wits, will, strength, and skill to survive and take control of your own legacy?

· New Archetypes, Simulacra, & Occupations!
· New Armor, Weapons, Augments, Vehicles, & Golemmechs!
· New Special Gear for the True Cyber-Samurai & Cyber-Ninja!
· Deadly Bioforms Inspired by Japan’s Rich Mythology!
· Dozens of New Threats to Defeat!
· Rich Details of Life in 2090 Japan
· Whole New Cityscapes of Cyberpunk Adventure!
· 10 Premade Savage Tales to Launch You into Action!

 
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Patrick S August 16, 2017 9:24 am UTC
Print (& PDF) bundles of your Sourcebooks and Adventures would be a very nice thing!!
Melior Via is doing this with Accursed and it's pretty awesome.
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Joseph H May 20, 2017 12:56 am UTC
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Got the hardcopy of the main rules, must say that I like what I've seen. Is the Japan book going to be released in hardcopy as well or is it pdf only?
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Michael S January 26, 2016 6:55 am UTC
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I got my backer copy in pdf. When the pod version is available I will be buying it as well.
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David J March 03, 2015 11:00 pm UTC
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It's not ready for POD just yet, guys, and I haven't put it into distribution yet. IU'll be sending out a mailing when it becomes available here.
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Shelby M March 08, 2015 6:18 pm UTC
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I'd be interested in hc, if not too expensive. Even tho I don't use SW.
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Shelby M May 05, 2015 4:21 pm UTC
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Hm. I read a little more, and I see this is a supplement for Interface Zero. But there was also a True20 Interface Zero. I don't play Savage Worlds, I play 1st ed AD&D. Any plans to produce a True20 version of this Japan book? Then I could get True20 Interface Zero, and the True20 book from Green Ronin, and actually have a game (instead of just buying the SW Japan book to pick apart for inspiration with a different rpg system).
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Brandon S May 30, 2017 1:31 am UTC
Saw on Facebook that you were looking into working on Interface Zero 3.0. Curious if PoD is going to be available for any of these sourcebooks. Any word on that?
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Miguel Luis M March 03, 2015 7:46 pm UTC
Is a physical book available? Will I soon have the option to order it here or do I have to go through my FLGS?
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Iriah W January 25, 2015 10:23 pm UTC
I would like a physical copy please. Thanks :)
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