If you’re in or can find your way to Grapevine, Texas, this weekend, I’ve got a weekend plan for you! Go catch our own Ed Wetterman and Jerry Blakemore at Texicon this Thursday through Sunday. They’ll be running all sorts of Savage Worlds games, including East Texas University and Deadlands! Seriously, how much more Savage Worlds Texas can you get?
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It’s been three years since Deadlands Noir came walking in the door. Thirty-six months. One hundred fifty-six weeks. That’s how long the gritty streets of a darker past have haunted the office. If that’s not a good enough reason to celebrate, what is?
And celebrate we will, friend. For the anniversary of the end of the Deadlands Noir Kickstarter, we’ve created a Deadlands Noir Bundle including the full line at 20% off with free domestic shipping! If you’re just after the missing piece or two to fill out your collection, everything from Deadlands Noir is available at 20% off (though normal shipping rates apply).
Take the alleyways of a mean city today, and be the closest thing to hero you can be. Maybe you’re as good as this age can get, or maybe you’re all it deserves. Either way, you’re all it has.
Well, almost the last week. There are only nine days left for The Sixth Gun RPG Kickstarter! If you’ve been hesitating, now’s the time to pull that trigger before it’s too dang late, partner! And we’re so close to catching the last stretch goal of all-new content written by Cullen Bunn, Brian Hurtt, and Scott Woodard exclusively for the Sixth Gun RPG—be sure to get all your friends on the bandwagon so you get the most for your backer dollar.
We ain’t just here for your money, though—we ain’t no hold-’em-up gang on the digital stagecoach routes. Nope, we’re bringing stuff to you!
First off, be sure to watch the the latest episode of the Savage Bloggers Network podcast, The Sixth Gun Interview. Kristian Serrano and Ron Blessing talk with Cullen Bunn, Brian Hurtt, Scott Woodard, and our own Clint Black about The Sixth Gun comic and setting as well as The Sixth Gun RPG. Clint even claims sharp-eyed viewers will spot a clue in the video behind him as to what’s coming out next from Pinnacle—unless it’s Savage Fireplace Mantle, I might’ve missed it.
Second, we’ve got another free adventure for you! Circle the Wagon brings you to the possible aid of an ailin’ fella on the trail, but all is not as it seems. Circle the Wagon even includes game stats for one of the namesake Six Guns! And, just like the first adventure, The One-Hand Gang, it’s free from the Sixth Gun RPG section of the Pinnacle Web Store.
As many of you noticed, we recently updated the Shaken rules for Savage Worlds. The Savage Worlds Deluxe PDF is updated with the new rule and ready for download from the Pinnacle Web Store, DriveThruRPG, and RPGNow. If you want to verify your rules are the most up-to-date, check for a “v2″ at the bottom of the yellow note on the cover of the PDF.
We’re not changing the “edition” title of the rules, and there’s not a new printing currently scheduled. Whenever that time comes, we’ll be sure to let you know.
They’ve just unlocked customizable character tracking cards and have quite a few more stretch goals within easy reach. Be sure to check out the Savage Worlds Básico page for full details on stretch goals, because you really don’t want to count on my Spanish abilities.
Whatever you do, don’t delay. The Savage Worlds Básico crowdfunding drive ends July 15. Don’t let this oportunidad pass you by!
Savage Foes of Nehwon is now available for immediate PDF purchase and print preorder! They say there’s someone for everyone—with over 100 characters from the Fritz Lieber’s classic Lankhmar stories and fifty creature entries, that’s definitely true in Lankhmar!
You also get three complete Savage Tales ready to go with the materials in Savage Foes of Nehwon as well as a complete Adventure Generator for the world of Nehwon. Never be without an adventure again!
The summer of sword-and-sorcery isn’t finished yet, though! Keep watching for the Lankhmar GM’s Screen and a full-fledged adventure, The Eyes of Goro’mosh, coming in July.
If you’ve already preordered Savage Foes of Nehwon, it should already be in your downloads section on the Pinnacle Web Store, ready for you to grab at your leisure.
You can still get a Lankhmar Bundle for reduced shipping costs or update a prior bundle order with an e-mail to email@example.com! The mean streets of Lankhmar aren’t likely to let you keep your money, so let us help you while we can.
Just last week, The Sixth Gun RPG Kickstarter met several stretch goals—a print showcasing the cast image, Cards of the Six, and Creature Features for The Great Wyrms and Griselda the Grey Witch. This week, we’ve hit [cue the suspenseful music] The Sixth Goal*—that’s right, we’ve added a set of Sixth Gun Archetypes and Sixth Gun Figure Flats: Villains + Heroes! There’s only one left right now…that we’re admitting to, anyway! Be sure to drop by the The Sixth Gun RPG Kickstarter to get a full list of the goals, backer options, and details.
There are also adventures available right now. That’s right folks, no waiting. You can get your own free copy of The Sixth Gun: The One-Hand Gang from DriveThruRPG or from the Pinnacle Web Store (right by the free and informative Triptych o’ Trouble on the Sixth Gun RPG page).
Maybe all that is why the The Sixth Gun RPG Kickstarter is now a Kickstarter Staff Pick! Or maybe it’s just because it’s sooo darned cool—I’m torn.
And if you’re thinking about joining in the game that Cullen himself is running at Gen Con, you might want to check out his game promise video. It sounds like a good time destined to end in tears, gunfire, and blood!
Don’t go into the world of the Sixth Gun RPG alone—be sure to bring your friends with you. Be sure to tell ’em about it today!
* I fully understand the Sixth Goal is not as impressive as the Sixth Gun, but it still sounds kind of cool, right? C’mon—humor me on this one.
Origins is now behind us, and Gen Con is coming up fast. Be sure to mark your con-calendars with a few important seminar times!
- PEG Seminar—3:00 pm Saturday, Crowne Plaza Grand Central Ballroom A/B
Come on in and sit a spell with the fine folks here at Pinnacle in the swankified new space con organizers gave us! Catch up with what we’ve been up to, find out secrets of what’s coming next, and see how everything is going. History suggests that Shane will let at least a few things slip that he shouldn’t, so be sure to get a front row seat!
- Savage Worlds Licensee Seminar—4:00 pm Saturday, Crowne Plaza Victoria Station A/B
That’s right, the licensees get their own time this year. Just head over to Victoria Station (where the PEG seminar has been in recent years) to stick around and see what all Savage Worlds goodness is coming your way from all our gaming friends and allies.
Oh, and there’s all that Savage Worlds gaming. Be sure to check the program for the games you want, and be sure to let our own Jodi Black know what games you’re running. And, of course, don’t forget the amazing Sixth Gun RPG game run by Cullen himself on Thursday evening at 4+ Star Rock Bottom Brewery—check the Sixth Gun RPG Kickstarter for full details.
See you in Indy!
Pinnacle is proud to participate in the Texas Flood Relief Bundle currently available on DriveThruRPG. For only $20, you can get over $150 worth of product, including our own Class Ring adventure for East Texas University!
Save someone a little despair in the aftermath of a natural disaster and save yourself 87% on a bundle of great products. Be sure to check out the full bundle details and give someone a helping a hand today.
It’s great to see you getting behind the Sixth Gun!* The Sixth Gun RPG Kickstarter funded in less than an hour, and you’ve already unlocked four of the stretch goals.
Look forward to seeing the game in printed format as well as getting a Print of the “Cast” ready to hang on your wall, Cards of the Six, and Creature Features for The Great Wyrms and Griselda the Grey. Be sure to check out the Kickstarter page for full details on these and other great stretch goals and backer rewards!
Heck, we’re so dang tickled we’ve even made some exciting unannounced freebies for you! An adventure for The Sixth Gun RPG is already available—The One-Hand Gang by Scott Woodard is ready to take you away to the world of the Sixth Gun. For more of a peek at the makin’ of the sausage, check out the Design Diary from Brian Hurtt, Triptych o’ Trouble, for a look at the making of the Sixth Gun RPG GM Screen.
Keep your eyes open for more news on the Sixth Gun RPG Kickstarter, and be sure to tell your friends about it.
* Seriously, I’m glad you’re behind the Sixth Gun. I don’t think in front of any of them is a good place to be!