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ETU/DOH Materials Available for Preorder and Download

ETU/DOH Preorders and PDFsIt’s a great day on campus! East Texas University and Degrees of Horror materials are now available—printed materials are available for pre-orders and downloadable contents (your PDFs, MP3s, and such) are available immediately!

So what can you get? For the patient or print-loving, preorders include

  • East Texas University, the core rule book for the academic horror setting in Pinebox, Texas
  • Degrees of Horror, the Plot Point Campaign for East Texas University
  • East Texas University: GM Screen (which includes the Class Ring adventure!)
  • ETU Map: Campus Housing and Pinebox Businesses
  • ETU Map: Classrooms/Library
  • ETU Bennies
  • ETU Dice
  • Gals of ETU Miniatures
  • Guys of ETU Miniatures

Not as willing to wait? Get immediate satisfaction when you buy

  • East Texas University PDF
  • East Texas University Player’s Guide PDF
  • Degrees of Horror PDF
  • ETU: Terror in Texas MP3
  • ETU Map: Classrooms PDF
  • ETU Map: Library PDF
  • ETU Map: Off Campus Housing PDF
  • ETU Map: Pinebox Businesses PDF

Don’t forget to download free resources from the sidebar!

  • ETU Character Sheet PDF
  • ETU Alternate Character Sheet PDF

But this isn’t the end…there are more ETU products coming. Don’t worry—unlike so many other things in Pinebox, we won’t be sneaking up on you! We’ll keep you posted.

Don’t be late for class, no matter how creepy! Join the ETU party today!

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Science Fiction Companion and Super Powers Companions (Second Edition) Support Added to Popular Tools!

Savage Worlds Electronic ToolsBoth Savage Outfitter and Wild Card Creator now support the new Science Fiction Companion and the updated Super Powers Companion (Second Edition).

Whether you’re a fan of  Journeyman GamesWild Card Creator or use Serf ProductionsSavage Outfitter, it’s never been quicker or easier to bring the latest material from the Savage Worlds Companions into your games!

Is this not a great age we live in? Seriously, if this gets any easier, we’re going to have apps to actually give us superpowers and star cruisers!

The Battle for Oz Begins!

The Battle for Oz from Pirate PressBattle for Oz, Pirate Press‘ much-anticipated new setting, is now available! Their banner setting and first book is available as a PDF, in print, or in a print-PDF combo.

Join a war-torn Oz as the tyrannical new wizard imposes his law on the once-tranquil lands. Take the role of a Tiger-Man resistance recruit, a young new Witch protecting your small village, or even an Outcast Winged Monkey working as a spy in the enemy’s service. With seventeen unique races and twenty-two prepared archetypes, your imagination is your only real limit!

This modernized Oz is taken from the canon created by L. Frank Baum himself with just a touch of horror. Loads of new material, including a story by our own Clint Black, expand and enrich one of the most recognizable pieces of fiction in American literary history.

Join the battle today!

The Guns of Dagerov Released for Accursed

The Guns of Dagerov Adventure for Meior Via's AccursedWith The Guns of Dagerov, the new adventure for Melior Via’s Accursed dark fantasy world, you and your allies get to confront the banes of Baba Yaga. Marching through Steppengrad in the winter is the kind of thing only fools would dare, but it’s exactly what you must do to turn the tides against the Grand Coven.

This full-length adventure written by Sean Patrick Fannon may be played as a stand-alone affair or nestled into the Plot Point Campaign included in Accursed. Don’t delay—rush your horrible monsters out into the bitter cold of winter and regret today!

Hellfrost Atlas of the Frozen North Kickstarter Begins

Hellfrost: Atlas of the Frozen North Kickstarter ProjectSee the frozen lands of Hellfrost in a detail never seen before! Back the Atlas of the Frozen North Kickstarter to unlock the secrets lost over countless millenia of snow and ice!

After many requests from devoted fans, Triple Ace Games is set to bring you the entire epic landscape of Rassilon. The Atlas of the Frozen North is currently set to be a 352-page hardcover book. In addition to the gorgeously detailed maps themselves, it will include rules for creating sacred places and expanded details on 49 other realms.

Check out the Atlas of the Frozen North Kickstarter today for full details on backer levels and rewards—and never be lost again!

Spotted on Kickstarter: Plugged Nickel Playing Cards

Plugged Nickel Playing Cards Kickstarter ProjectWe ran across the Plugged Nicked Playing Cards Kickstarter. It’s not affiliated with Pinnacle or any of the licensees, but it just screams Deadlands with its tag line—”Playing cards based on the Old West. And dead people. But mostly the Old West.”

Oh, sure, you could probably use these cards for virtually any Old West game if you wanted. But you know you’re thinking Deadlands, too. And don’t be a slowpoke—the Plugged Nicked Playing Cards Kickstarter ends this Friday!

While you’re out there (and only if your wallet can take it), you might want to poke around for other great themed decks for your various Savage Worlds games.

Happy Fourth of July!

Fourth of July FireworksAs we take to our back yards, pools, and parks to celebrate American Independence Day [or Good Riddance Day for at least some of our British cousins], we want to wish all of you a very happy summer season.* It’s time for watermelons, barbecues, and family vacations. There’s probably even a good dose of game convention time for some of you, too.

Whatever it is you’re getting up to this year, please take a minute and do it safely. Wear some sunscreen. Keep your picnic foods at proper temperatures. Obey pool rules. Don’t hold lit fireworks in your mouth.** Watch for ticks.

None of these things are particularly challenging, and many of them can make a great deal of difference in preventing something unfortunate from happening. As much as I wish you all the care-free fun that summer can bring, I truly hope to see you at the end of it, none the worse for wear.

Now, go. Have some fun. Make some memories.

*Yes, I am aware that some of you are south of the equator and aren’t so much having summer right now as winter. I hope you’re having a lovely time of it wherever you are, whatever season you’re having. Truly.
**Seriously, this is a problem every single year in my family.

Savage Reviews Added to the Savage Bloggers Network

Savage Worlds on the WebSavage Reviews is proud to be the newest member of the Savage Bloggers Network!

You might be surprised to hear this, but Savage Reviews provides short reviews of Savage Worlds products. I know, I expected videos of dancing bears, too, but push past that disappointment and check out their articles. You’ll be glad you did.

If you’d rather have your Savage Worlds news curated for you or want to find new Savage Worlds web sites, be sure to visit Savage Bloggers Network today. They can handle both those needs admirably!

Find the Queen of the Lost Valley

The Queen of the Lost ValleyGRAmel brings you The Queen of the Lost Valley, the sixth adventure for the Beasts & Barbarians fantasy settings for Savage Worlds.

The way through the Iron Mountains has been impassable for months. Surely you can help the enterprising merchant Jannah the Red evade or overcome the bandits of Justaios the Rebel. Perhaps you can use the long-forgotten pass Jannah has discovered on an ancient map and be the first to step into a valley left alone by civilization for centuries. Surely.

The Queen of the Lost Valley also includes a Book of Lore discussing the Iron Mountains, their savage people and a host of strange forgotten places.