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Centered on a flying circus, this mega-adventure and mini-setting can also be run in any game world, with RPG rules of your choice.

Adventure:  This tabletop role-playing game adventure also is a self-contained mini-setting. Because the action takes place on a flying circus, Dreams of Aerie is easy to adapt to any game world. Drawing on Barnum & Bailey and Cirque du Freak, this  book's main plot elements involve a murder mystery, the rivalries of circus guilds, urban adventuring, and monster-hunting. Countless hooks allow side trips and alternate storylines, as each of the 90+ circus folk hide shadowy pasts and secret motivations. The heroes must contend with secret societies vying for hegemony among circus folk. If left to its own devices, a monstrous presence hidden aboard heralds catastrophic world events.  

Sourcebook:  This book's setting includes the circus itself, standing amid side shows and carnie shacks, themselves surrounded by a ring of permanent shops and dwellings called aeries, perched at the edge of the clouds. Two more decks lie below with all that the Greatest Show on Calidar needs to function, as well as its stranger secrets.  The flying circus can be used as a permanent home base for player characters, with plenty of adventure hooks to fill the cracks between expeditions "away from home." Although written for the World of Calidar, this setting is nearly self-contained until the referee starts unfolding the hidden stories of circus folk, and connects them with the chosen game's universe. 

Contents:  Dreams of Aerie is a 132-pg full color book, 8" 3/4 x 11" 1/4. The digital file is fully indexed. The hardcover book is printed on premium heavyweight paper stock for best result with the many maps included therein; the softcover book uses standard color paper. Deck plans are included in the book, as two-page spreads and as inset maps.  Deck plans can otherwise be obtained at a discount when purchased with this book, as separate 12"x18" posters, both labeled and unlabeled. This book is system-neutral: guidelines to help adapt the adventure's game statistics to common RPGs are available as a pay-what-you-want title.

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scott E December 14, 2017 9:19 pm UTC
Is there a pdf version?
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Bruce H December 14, 2017 9:29 pm UTC
For the bundle? Yes -- all 4 PDFs are included for free.
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scott E December 14, 2017 9:36 pm UTC
I just need the pdf.. I move around too much for physical stuff. I have the pdfs of the other items due to being a Kickstarter backer of you guys.. but I don't see this one as pdf option on here by itself.
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Bruce H December 14, 2017 9:38 pm UTC
Never mind my previous answer. I just forgot to switch on the one PDF title. Fixed now...
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scott E December 14, 2017 9:41 pm UTC
KK.. thank ya much
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Bruce H March 23, 2019 11:48 am UTC
Yes, of course...
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This title was added to our catalog on December 14, 2017.