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An anthology of heroic fantasy adventures featuring all new stories from some of the best authors in the business.
An anthology of heroic fantasy adventures featuring all new stories from some of the best authors in the business.
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Champions of Aetaltis: A Heroic Fantasy Anthology

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    GUARD: As one of our stalwart guards you'll receive:

    + DIGITAL COPY of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Champions of Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

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    ADVENTURER: As a bold adventurer your share of the horde includes:

    + PAPERBACK COPY of the anthology
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Champions of Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

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    HERO: As a legendary hero you'll receive the following loot:

    + PAPERBACK COPY of the anthology
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Champions of Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

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    CHAMPION: As a mighty champion your treasure will include:

    + HARDCOVER COPY of the anthology
    + COLOR MAP of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Champions of Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

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    COLLECTOR: The collector's package includes:

    + Hardcover copy of the anthology signed by all the authors in attendance at the Gen Con signing event.
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Color map of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

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    WRITER'S CRITIQUE: You'll receive a detailed written critique from one of the anthology's authors of something you've written (up to 5,000 words)!

    Plus you'll receive:
    + Hardcover copy of the anthology signed by all the authors in attendance at the Gen Con signing event.
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Color map of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

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    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    ROGUES' GALLERY: You get to choose the name and a distinctive feature* for one of the three monstrous villains or their red-haired human female companion from Dave Gross' story!

    Plus you'll receive:
    + Hardcover copy of the anthology signed by all the authors in attendance at the Gen Con signing event.
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Color map of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

    * We'll work with you to ensure that your choices fit the world of Aetaltis. Editor retains right of final approval. First pledge—first pick!

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    ARCANE MASTER: Choose the name of the villainous wizard that is the primary antagonist in Dave Gross' story!

    Plus you'll receive:
    + Hardcover copy of the anthology signed by all the authors in attendance at the Gen Con signing event.
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Color map of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

    * We'll work with you to ensure that your choices fit the world of Aetaltis. Editor retains right of final approval.

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    SHIPMASTER: Choose the name of the dwarven stone ship's captain at the center of Jean Rabe's story AND name his ship! *

    Plus you'll receive:
    + Hardcover copy of the anthology signed by all the authors in attendance at the Gen Con signing event.
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Color map of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

    * We'll work with you to ensure that your choices fit the world of Aetaltis. Editor retains right of final approval.

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    Pledge $500 or more About $500

    HERO MAKER: Choose the name, heroic occupation (warrior, wizard, barbarian, thief, etc), Aetaltis fantasy race, gender, and appearance of the character at the center of John Helfers' story! *

    Plus you'll receive:
    + Hardcover copy of the anthology signed by all the authors in attendance at the Gen Con signing event.
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Color map of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

    * We'll work with you to ensure that your choices fit the world of Aetaltis. Editor retains right of final approval.

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    Pledge $1,000 or more About $1,000

    MYTHIC HERO: We include a special acknowledgement of your support at the front of the book.*

    Plus you'll receive:
    + Hardcover copy of the anthology signed by all the authors in attendance at the Gen Con signing event.
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Color map of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

    * Must be the real name OR at least something family friendly.

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    Pledge $5,000 or more About $5,000

    LEGEND: We will dedicate the entire anthology to you, a person, or a group of your choosing!*

    Plus you'll receive:
    + Hardcover copy of the anthology signed by all the authors in attendance at the Gen Con signing event.
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Color map of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

    * Must be the real name OR at least something family friendly.

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    Pledge $150 or more About $150

    CANNON FODDER: You get to choose the name and appearance (gender, fantasy race, general appearance) of the first victim in Aaron Rosenberg's story! *

    Plus you'll receive:
    + Hardcover copy of the anthology signed by all the authors in attendance at the Gen Con signing event.
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Color map of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

    * We'll work with you to ensure that your choices fit the world of Aetaltis. Editor retains right of final approval.

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    NEVER SURRENDER: You get to choose the name and general appearance of the comical male human fighter in Elizabeth Vaughan's story! *

    Plus you'll receive:
    + Hardcover copy of the anthology signed by all the authors in attendance at the Gen Con signing event.
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Color map of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

    * We'll work with you to ensure that your choices fit the world of Aetaltis. Editor retains right of final approval.

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    TAVERNKEEPER: You get to help us shape the world of Aetaltis by naming the tavern in Lucy A. Snyder's story!

    Plus you'll receive:
    + Hardcover copy of the anthology signed by all the authors in attendance at the Gen Con signing event.
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Color map of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

    * We'll work with you to ensure that your choices fit the world of Aetaltis. Editor retains right of final approval.

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    WEAPONMASTER: Choose the name of the hero at the center of Richard Lee Byers' story AND select the hero's preferred weapon! *

    Plus you'll receive:
    + Hardcover copy of the anthology signed by all the authors in attendance at the Gen Con signing event.
    + Digital copy of the anthology (PDF/EPUB/MOBI)
    + Color map of Thornwall, the town featured in the story by Marc Tassin (8 1/2" x 11")
    + Aetaltis bookplate
    + Heroic bookmark
    + Aetaltis desktop wallpaper
    + Your name in the acknowledgements

    * We'll work with you to ensure that your choices fit the world of Aetaltis. Editor retains right of final approval.

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