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Buccaneer: Through Hell and High Water

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Things differ from what you might remember in your history books. Sure, the seas over flow with iron men and wooden ships, but the Caribbean permeates a lurking darkness. The Golden Age of Piracy suffers a tarnish from a taint of a malevolent force lurking in the waters. What started out as a silent plea for help, turned into a deep cry for mercy.

This 300+ page book is a setting for the Savage Worlds system. It brings the Golden Age of Piracy to life. Contained within you can find some new rules for ship combat, swashbuckling chaos, ship customization,  new archetypes, over twenty new edges and hindrances and an exciting world of Buccaneers, Vodou and Monsters to run your campaign.

 
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Mark H July 03, 2018 1:58 pm UTC
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I'm not finding the ship combat rules very intuitive.
I think an example of a full-blown blow-by-blow encounter would've been very helpful.....perhaps one could be added to the publisher's website as a download might be possible?
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Steve R April 17, 2018 6:13 am UTC
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This is mislabeled as PDF instead of Watermarked PDF. I would not have bought the book otherwise (especially at that price point). The artwork is very nice but the page backgrounds can be more than a little busy. With no option to disable certain layers the book is decidedly not print-friendly.

Those gripes aside I do overall like the book itself - specifically the rules for creating and handling unique ships and the rules for 'chaos environments'.
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Charles W April 17, 2018 11:14 am UTC
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Hi Steve,

Our apologies for that! We should have been clearer. We initiated the watermark at the bottom of the page to try to protect from theft. So many .PDFs get shared on sites for anyone to download for free. However, if the watermark hinders your ability to enjoy this product than this is also a concern for us. We'll talk on this end and see what we can do. Thanks for sharing your thoughts!!
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Ben S April 16, 2018 7:49 pm UTC
Any chance of some sort of preview file?
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Charles W April 17, 2018 4:12 pm UTC
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I activated the Quick Preview and a Full-Size preview that will give you a taste of the art, layout and content.
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Mark O April 12, 2018 10:36 pm UTC
I there any info you can provide about what makes this setting unique/distinguishable from PEG's Pirates of the Spanish Main, other than the obvious fact that yours is not a licensed setting?
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Charles W April 12, 2018 10:43 pm UTC
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There are new mechanics for ships and ship combat. There are nearly 2 dozen new edges and hindrances. There are some cool rules around losing a limb vs death and the dynamics of the world are really cool. The setting has different arcane backgrounds and really cool monsters. This all adds up to a setting vastly different than POTSM.
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Bartek E April 12, 2018 1:23 am UTC
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Could you please fix the bookmarks? They're just showing up as random jumbles of letters and numbers like _Hlk4986724218.
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Charles W April 12, 2018 2:22 am UTC
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Thanks for catching that! I don't know what happened, but I'll get that fixed and reloaded tomorrow. I really appreciate you leaving the comment!
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Bartek E April 12, 2018 5:41 am UTC
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Thanks!
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308
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FEBU2017C
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