Monday, August 15, 2011

Score!

These things are beat to hell, but it doesn't matter, because the words on the pages are fucking awesome!


7 comments:

  1. For something that old, they ain't in too bad of shape from what I can see! You should see how some of my 80-year old pulp magazines look!

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  2. J - great score! They are awesome reads with some witchy shit in them! Not necessarily looking forward to the horrors you mine out of them...

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  3. Result! These three books are some of my most treasured possessions. I can still dip into them after all these years and find a new piece of inspiration.

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  4. I'm jealous as hell! But good for you!

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  5. This looks very awesome, the sort of thing one finds in a treasure chest. Only... what is it? :)

    Uri K.
    http://dndkids.blogspot.com/

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  6. Slippery slope, my friend.

    Arduin is the gateway drug to ever more obscure offerings.

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  7. @Ohio: The covers are falling off, and some have water damage, but I have yet to find anything that obscured or damaged any text, which is the important part to me.

    @Art: Yeah, there is some great stuff to bash players over the head with here. On the flipside of that, I know some of my regular players would submit themselves to the horrors of 3d6 in order if it gave them a shot at playing some of these wacky races and classes.

    @SirTim: For sure. Looking at these makes me frown at how uncreative I am. This guy was a mad genius!

    @DangerousB: I got these at what I thought was a very reasonable price. Less than a Pathfinder hardcover. If you are interested and aren't looking for collectible quality, just do a bit of patient searching, and I'm sure you can score them.

    @Urikson: It's the original Arduin Trilogy. More info can be found here, although it's wikipedia, so take it with a grain of salt. You should get the gist of it though.

    @Paladin: know where I can get some harder stuff?

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