Books For Sale
Apocalypse world 2nd Edition is for sale in print, both softcover and hardback, at apocalypse-world.com.
Even if you've already got the book, though, go download the new playbook, the landfall... Read more
The Last Books Have Shipped!
Flavio from Grumpybear confirms: the last EU packages have shipped!
The big batch to the UK was the last to go. Those books should start arriving in the next 10... Read more
The EU Paperbacks are in!
The EU paperbacks have arrived from the printer!
Our good friend and colleague Flavio Mortarino of Grumpybear has taken on the heroic challenge of packaging, handling and shipping all these... Read more
Yesterday morning, just in time, our good friends at Roundabout Books shipped 1,581 paperbacks and 1,057 hardbacks out of their warehouse. Hooray!
Still to do: 400 or so paperbacks in... Read more
The Paperbacks are in!
Here we see two pallets of Apocalypse World paperbacks. Can you conceive such a thing? I can't, and I've seen it with my own eyes.
Our friend Ray, proprietor of... Read more
Two Steps Forward, One Step Back
The bad news first: a couple of days ago I had to reject a proof for the softcover book. This puts us back, I dunno, X-many days. My guess... Read more
Surveys & Upgrades
The surveys are out! Please complete yours and get it back quickly.
For those of you who are interested in adding additional books, or in upgrading your PDF pledge... Read more
At 9:00 Harm
After some kind of unaccountable delay getting a quote, all the files are at the printers. We're on their timeframes now. The hardback is probably 10 days ahead... Read more
Come and Get It!
Come on over to apocalypse-world.com and download the game!
Sign in with your Kickstarter email address. Your PDFs are waiting for you.
At 6:00 Harm
Hello, friends and supporters!
I've just missed my first set of deadlines and the book's running 4 weeks behind schedule. Here's what we're looking at now:
Preview PDF at the... Read more
The 1st Edition
The complete set of Apocalypse World 1st Ed PDFs is available for free at apocalypse-world.com. Book, playbooks, LE playbooks, the lot. That's where the 2nd Ed previews are... Read more
New Playbook: the Show
It's like the ancient prophet said. You are the show. If you don't make the gig, the gig is nowhere.
The Show, cowritten by Elliot Baker, is (probably) the last... Read more
Our Current Timeline
In order to meet our September estimate for shipping the books, we'll necessarily have to have the PDF ready in (let's say) mid-July. Once it's ready we'll... Read more
(Update contains swears. Read at your own risk!)
It’s all bullshit. The lies Dremmer tells his people to keep them fighting, the hunger prophet and her salvation, the brainers and... Read more
AW: Fallen Empires
Some of you have seen this before, but not all of you!
Apocalypse World: Fallen Empires is a straightforward rewrite of 8 of the playbooks, plus the moves, into a... Read more
We are coming. We are the future. We are what you made.
The child-thing is the second of the new playbooks we've made for the second edition. It brings back... Read more
One of the 2nd Ed's big GM-side changes is replacing the old system of fronts with a new, streamlined system called the threat map. I know you've been eager for... Read more
Every once in awhile there’s a place worth being, even in Apocalypse World. And if you’re in that place, sometimes you wind up becoming more than you were. You’re not... Read more
4-pack of Hardbacks
Just a quick note to say that, for those of you asking, we've added a 4-pack of hardbacks, shared shipping.
Hardbacks! EU Delivery! Retail! Artifacts! A Time Capsule!
You asked for it, and asked, and asked, and asked, and asked. Here you go, you persistent sos-and-so!
We're contracting with Flavio Mortarino of Grumpybear to... Read more
A Quick Roundup
Five Or So Questions
Brie Sheldon asked us five or so questions about the new Apocalypse World and our work together. Thanks, Brie!
Geek & Sundry
Ben Riggs wrote about... Read more
We first published Apocalypse World in 2010. Between then and 2013, we published 9 "limited edition" playbooks, marking various special occasions. Two of them, the maestro d' and quarantine, are... Read more
Preview: the Battle Moves
I know you've been eager to see the new battle moves. Some last minute clean-up, and I've added them to the preview PDF. Redownload and check them out.
Questions... Read more
Preview: the Playbooks
Here's a preview of the 12 basic playbooks in Apocalypse World 2nd Edition.
Playbooksare the core of the players' side of Apocalypse World. You start the game by choosing... Read more