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Master at Arms: Peltast

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The latest installment of the Master at Arms series from Blackdirge Publishing delves into the world of Classical warfare, bringing you the javelin-hurling expertise of the peltast. The peltast utilizes elements of the ranger and barbarian class to produce a light skirmisher adept at hit-and-run tactics, but with enough martial staying power to tackle the toughest foes.

No longer just a backup weapon for orcs and bugbears, the javelin now steps to the fore with Blackdirge Publishing and the peltast.

Master at Arms - Peltast includes 5 pages of OGL material, which includes the following:

  • A historical look at the peltast
  • Author's design notes
  • The peltast prestige class
  • Barshk Redmane, a savage gnoll peltast and mercenary
  • A new exotic weapon: the peltast javelin
  • Another stunning illustration by Jesse Mohn
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    Chris G. [Featured Reviewer]
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    May 21st, 2007
    Master at Arms - Peltast Dungeons and Dragons is its own genre and its own set of realism. There are just some assumptions in the game that get made that do not hold true historically. Some weapons are stated out to be better then others even though [...]
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    April 20th, 2007
    An impressively designed and presented short PDF that captures the strengths of a javelinman perfectly. The example character is from the same mercenary force described in the Hoplite PDF. EDIT: 5 stars: so far all of this series are good quality but [...]
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    This title was added to our catalog on June 08, 2007.
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