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A high-quality volume featuring original games, incredible artwork, and expanded content for all corners of the roleplaying game hobby.
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    Keeper of the Phantasmagoric Library

    This reward tier includes the Codex Volume 1 Digital Collection PLUS any Digital Stretch Goals unlocked during the campaign. The Codex Volume 1 Digital Collection includes all 13 issues of the Codex zine that make up Volume 1 and will be delivered to backers immediately at the conclusion of the campaign.

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    Keeper of the Gauntlet

    This is a discounted reward tier for people who already own the Volume 1 PDFs, such as supporters of The Gauntlet Patreon. It includes one hardcover book PLUS any digital stretch goals unlocked during the campaign. IMPORTANT: This reward tier does not include the Volume 1 Digital Collection. This reward tier is limited to 400 backers.

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    Keeper of the Prismatic Tome

    This is the standard reward tier. It includes one copy of the Codex Volume 1 Hardcover Book, the Codex Volume 1 Digital Collection, and all Digital Stretch Goals. The Digital Collection consists of all 13 issues of the zine that make up Volume 1 and will be delivered immediately at the conclusion of the campaign.

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    Keeper of the Violet Crown

    At this deluxe reward tier, you will receive FOUR copies of the Codex Volume 1 Hardcover Book, the Codex Volume 1 Digital Collection, all Digital Stretch Goals unlocked during the campaign, PLUS you and three friends will participate in an eight-session online campaign of Urban Shadows run by the principal organizer of The Gauntlet Gaming Community, Jason Cordova. Jason promises an experience you and your friends will never forget! For more details on this reward tier, see the Rewards section.

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    Keeper of the Fleeting Memories

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS backers will be invited to play in an online session of Reset with the game's creator, Kyle Simons. For more details on this special game of Reset, please see the Rewards section of this page.

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    Keeper of the Wild Blue Yonder

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Rich Rogers will run an online game session of Lady Blackbird for you and four of your friends. For more details about this reward tier, please see the Rewards section.

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    Keeper of the Kingsport Mystery

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Catherine Ramen will run an online game session of Monsterhearts 2 in her popular Kingsport setting for you and three of your friends. For more details on this reward tier, please see the Rewards section.

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    Keeper of the Neon Dream

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS you and three friends will be able to participate in an online game session of The Veil RPG run by the game's creator, Fraser Simons. For more details on this reward tier, see the Rewards section.

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    Keeper of the Dark Calamity

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS you and three friends will be able to play in an online session of Cthulhu Dark: Pizza Time! with the principal organizer of The Gauntlet Gaming Community, Jason Cordova. For more details on this reward tier, see the Rewards section.

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    Keeper of the Six Questions

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS David LaFreniere will run an online game session of Dungeon World for you and three of your friends. For more details on this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign page.

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    Keeper of the Red Butterflies

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Agatha Cheng will run a session of the new wuxia drama game Hearts of Wulin for you and three of your friends. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of the Ancient Mysteries

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Richard Ruane will run an online game session of Beyond the Wall for you and three of your friends. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of the Thousand Sighs

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Lauren McManamon will run an online game session of Hot Guys Making Out for you and two of your friends. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of the Carnival of Dreams

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Kate Bullock will run an online game session of Crossroads Carnival for you and 3 of your friends. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of the Hand of Fate

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Ryan Macklin will run an online game session of Fate for you and 3 of your friends. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of the Golden Sky Temple

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Rach Shelkey will run an online game session of Golden Sky Stories for you and 3 of your friends. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of the Mighty Eidolon

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Epidiah Ravechol will run an online game session of Swords Without Master for you and 3 of your friends. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of the Blood-Stained Keys

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Shane Liebling will run an online game session of Bluebeard's Bride for you and 3 of your friends. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of the Scintillating Skull

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Mark Diaz Truman will run an online game session of Cartel for you and 3 of your friends. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of the Bitter Harvest

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Gerrit Reininghaus will run an online session of The Election of the Wine Queen for you and 3 of your friends. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of Castle Drachenfels

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Tom McGrenery will run an online game session of WFRP (1e) using the obscure Castle Drachenfels module. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of the Wicked and Divine

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Patrick Knowles will run a special 2-session online game of Monsterhearts 2: Once Again, We Return for you and 3 of your friends. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of the Ultor Sacerdotes

    This reward tier includes everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Tyler Lominack will run a special 2-session online game of Monster of the Week: All Are Punished for you and 3 of your friends. For more details about this reward, see the Rewards section of the campaign description.

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    Keeper of the Age of Ravens

    At this reward tier, you get everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS expert gamemaster Lowell Francis will run a four-session online mini-campaign for you and three of your friends. For more details on this reward tier, please see the Rewards section.

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    Keeper of the Mercy Falls Mystery

    At this reward tier, you get everything at the Keeper of the Prismatic Tome level PLUS Jason Cordova will run a 4-session online mini-campaign of Monsterhearts 2, set in his popular Mercy Falls universe, for you and 3 of your friends. For more details on this reward tier, please see the Rewards section.

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    Keeper of the Knights Panoptic

    At this deluxe reward tier, you will receive FOUR copies of the Codex Volume 1 Hardcover Book, the Codex Volume 1 Digital Collection, all Digital Stretch Goals unlocked during the campaign, PLUS you and three friends will be able to participate in an eight-session online campaign of Dungeon World run by the principal organizer of The Gauntlet Gaming Community, Jason Cordova. Jason promises this will be an experience you will never forget! For more details about this reward tier, see the Rewards section.

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