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The Fantastic Science: A Technologist Sourcebook

The Fantastic Science: A Technologist Sourcebook

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Magic and technology have a complex relationship in Fantasy d20 games, and seldom are both powerful in any given setting, since the ideals of modern science can clash with the style of fantasy roleplaying. In these pages, however, you will find an entirely new spellcasting tradition that wields elaborate technology and commands the laws of fantasy pseudo-science, designed to let this particular brand of science make sense in the hands of classic sword-and-sorcery adventurers. The Fantastic Science presents hundreds of devices of varying power levels, from clockwork-and-alchemy gadgets to reality-warping artifacts, as well as a 20-level base class, the technologist, which is designed to take advantage of these technological wonders.

The Fantastic Science – A Technologist Sourcebook is a 165 page sourcebook for Fantasy D20 (with a rules appendix including variants for Modern games). The 24-page teaser, usable as a stand-alone product, is available for free download at the E.N. Publishing home page.

Dust off the ol' atomic discombobulator. Ready your portable zoogrammaphone. Slip into your cross-phasic cloak. The Fantastic Science is here.

(Contains separate print and screen versions. If you're interested in more technological fantasy sourcebooks, check out Steam & Steel and Mechamancy: The Clockwork Magic.)
 
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May 25th, 2007
The introductory section on integrating technologism into a fantasy setting was much broader and more thought-provoking than I expected, reminiscent of some of Malhavoc Press' world-building supplements. However, it remains a niche product that provides [...]
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December 7th, 2006
One of the best d20 supplements ever produced, period. Easily on par with books like WotC's Book of Nine Swords or Expanded Psionics Handbook. The only complaint I have is that there isn't a proper setting to go with it, but it's designed to be added [...]
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December 22nd, 2005
This is THE sourcebook for those who want quasi-science gadgetry and alternative technology in their fantasy campaigns. Honestly, if you can't find what you need in this book (or can't see your way to creating what you need through this book) then [...]
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December 12th, 2005
An excellent resource for quasi-magical technology. It uses the idea of science that doesn't work well with magic (though several options allows DMs to change this easily). The example devices are basically divided up between alchemy (inject people to [...]
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