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Hillfolk, a game of epic personal interaction by Robin D. Laws, brings new dramatic insight to character-driven roleplaying.
Hillfolk, a game of epic personal interaction by Robin D. Laws, brings new dramatic insight to character-driven roleplaying.
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    BATTLER: Print edition. Print and PDF editions of Blood on the Snow sourcebook. PDF edition of finished book. Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $18 shipping for all other destinations.

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    CLAN WORTHY: Print edition. PDF edition. 3 collector’s prints of selected Jan Pospisil illustrations. Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $15 shipping for all other destinations.

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    TALEKEEPER: Premium pack for the virtual warrior. Electronically autographed PDF, Robin Laws Fun Pack (see contents list in main text), and virtual wallpaper art portfolio.

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    OMEN SEEKER: Print Edition.* PDF Edition. * Deck of Hillfolk playing cards. * Set of semi-precious stones in Hillfolk colors, for use as tokens. * Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $18 shipping for all other destinations.

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    STAFFTHUMPER: PDF edition only, plus deck of Hillfolk playing cards, 3 collector’s prints of selected Jan Pospisil illustrations, and set of semi-precious stones in Hillfolk colors, for use as tokens. Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $24 shipping for all other destinations.

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    PORTENT FINDER: Print Edition.* PDF Edition. * Print and PDF editions of Blood on the Snow sourcebook. * Deck of Hillfolk playing cards. * Set of semi-precious stones in Hillfolk colors, for use as tokens. * Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $26 shipping for all other destinations.

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    VAULTKEEPER: Print Edition.* PDF Edition. * 3 collector’s prints of selected Jan Pospisil illustrations. * Deck of Hillfolk playing cards. * Set of semi-precious stones in Hillfolk colors, for use as tokens. * Appear in credits as a Vaultkeeper. * Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $28 shipping for all other destinations.

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    SILVER SCRIBE: VAULTKEEPER: Print Edition.* PDF Edition. * Print and PDF editions of Blood on the Snow sourcebook. * 3 collector’s prints of selected Jan Pospisil illustrations. * Deck of Hillfolk playing cards. * Set of semi-precious stones in Hillfolk colors, for use as tokens. * Appear in credits as a Vaultkeeper. * Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $31 shipping for all other destinations.

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    GREENBIRD VAULTKEEPER. All benefits of VAULTKEEPER, plus Robin will make you an avatar / profile pic in the queasy green, beaked manner of his comic strip THE BIRDS, based on a photograph of yourself that you supply.

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    BEARER OF THE CLAY TABLET: Print Edition.* PDF Edition. * 3 collector’s prints of selected Jan Pospisil illustrations. * Deck of Hillfolk playing cards. * Set of semi-precious stones in Hillfolk colors, for use as tokens. * Robin Laws Fun Pack (electronic omnibus; see main text for list of contents.) * Appear in credits as a Bearer of the Clay Tablet. * Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $28 shipping for all other destinations.

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    BADLANDS OVERLORD REDUX: Ultra-Limited edition print copy (for your rugged redoubt) plus standard print edition (for the bloody hands of your vassal chiefs.) * PDF edition. * 3 collector’s prints of selected Jan Pospisil illustrations. * Deck of Hillfolk playing cards. * Set of semi-precious stones in Hillfolk colors, for use as tokens. * Robin Laws Fun Pack (electronic omnibus; see main text for list of contents.) * Virtual art portfolio. * Assign Robin a topic for an upcoming P. XX column. * Custom BIRDS-style avatar (see Greenbird Vaultkeeper.) * Robin will make a cameo appearance as a supporting character in your game via a custom audio monologue to play for your players. (Or, schedule permitting, will play out a scene live via Skype.) * Appear in credits as a Badlands Overlord. * Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $33 shipping for all other destinations.

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    EMPEROR: Ultra-Limited edition print copy (for your stronghold’s trophy room) plus standard print edition (for the grubby hands of your chieftains.) * PDF edition. * 3 collector’s prints of selected Jan Pospisil illustrations. * At Gen Con, Robin will run a 3-4 hr game session for you and 4-5 other players you recruit. * Specify an additional topic for the “Notes on Play” section; Robin will write a section of up to 1,000 words addressing this, to be included in the final game. * Propose a basic concept for a Series Pitch (additional setting, approx 2000 words); Robin will write this for inclusion in the final game. * Appear in credits as the Emperor. * Your first name (or another real given name) appears as one of the six example players. * Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $25 shipping for all other destinations.

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    LOREKEEPER: Limited edition print copy (for your cave of honor) plus standard print edition (for the grubby hands of your junior sages.) PDF edition. Appear in credits as a Lorekeeper. Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $20 shipping for all other destinations.

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    CHIEFTAIN: Limited edition print copy (for your cave of honor) plus standard print edition (for the grubby hands of your warrior crew.) PDF edition. 3 collector’s prints of selected Jan Pospisil illustrations. Appear in credits as a Chieftain. Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $25 shipping for all other destinations.

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    NABOB OF THE NORTHLANDS: Limited edition print copy (for your cave of honor) plus standard print edition (for the grubby hands of your feckless vassals.) PDF edition. 3 collector’s prints of selected Jan Pospisil illustrations. Deck of Hillfolk playing cards. * Set of semi-precious stones in Hillfolk colors, for use as tokens. * Appear in credits as a Nabob of the Northlands. Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $33 shipping for all other destinations.

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    BEARER OF THE GOLD TABLET: Limited edition print copy (for your gilded shrine) plus standard print edition (for perusal of your disciples.) PDF edition. 3 collector’s prints of selected Jan Pospisil illustrations. Deck of Hillfolk playing cards. * Set of semi-precious stones in Hillfolk colors, for use as tokens. * Robin Laws Fun Pack (electronic omnibus; see main text for list of contents.) * Appear in credits as a Gold Tablet Bearer. Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $33 shipping for all other destinations.

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    BADLANDS OVERLORD: Ultra-Limited edition print copy (for your rugged redoubt) plus standard print edition (for the bloody hands of your vassal chiefs.) * PDF edition. * 3 collector’s prints of selected Jan Pospisil illustrations. * Deck of Hillfolk playing cards. * Set of semi-precious stones in Hillfolk colors, for use as tokens. * Robin Laws Fun Pack (electronic omnibus; see main text for list of contents.) * Virtual art portfolio. * Assign Robin a topic for an upcoming P. XX column. * Custom BIRDS-style avatar (see Greenbird Vaultkeeper.) * Robin will make a cameo appearance as a supporting character in your game via a custom audio monologue to play for your players. (Or, schedule permitting, will play out a scene live via Skype.) * Appear in credits as a Badlands Overlord. * Immediate access to fully playable preview draft in PDF format. Includes shipping to US or UK. Add $33 shipping for all other destinations.

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