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Goblin Squad Member. Pathfinder Adventure Path Charter Subscriber; Pathfinder Comics Subscriber; Pathfinder Campaign Setting, Card Game, Companion, Modules, Roleplaying Game, Tales Subscriber. Pathfinder Society Member. 2,838 posts. 1 review. 29 lists. 1 wishlist. 3 Pathfinder Society characters. 1 alias.


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Interesting! Now that I have figured how to use It via Skype I am definitely looking into something like this


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Totally awesome !


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This book is overflowing with awesomesauce ... REALLY!


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Gorbacz wrote:
Mark Seifter wrote:
It is 3:49 AM here, but the flight to Gencon beckons me...before I go, though, I'll say this: I'm super psyched that you guys are loving what you see! Since negative feedback is more likely to motivate people to say something than positive, it always makes my day to see it when people who are liking something I worked on come in here to post about it!

I believe this is in no small part due to the fact that it's much harder to lash out at things that have the stewardship of super cool people who actively engage in discussion. I mean, compare OA threads or threads championed by Golarion lore folks to ACG threads. Punching an anonymous "Mr. Failzo Designer" in the face over the Internet is easier than telling the Nice Guy/Gal Mark/James/Crystal/Erik that their work is utter failure of humanity.

Engaging the community, as utterly frustrating it can sometimes be, does make wonders. I can see several people who were extremely caustic in rules-related threads change considerably once Mark decided to forgo his nights and holidays in order to double as the spokesperson of the rules team.

As is often the case, the toothy bag wisely speaks.


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Hello!

Can a an incorporeal foe (e.g. wraith) pass through the PCs, and if so, what are the results?

Thank you for your help!


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I truly appreciated the web fiction and the spirit that animated its presence. Thank you!


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LMPjr007 wrote:
Real simple question: Would you support a joint 3PP Adventure Path on Kickstarter? As for 3PP we are talking all the top people and companies? Thanks!

Yes! In fact, I am doing it now with LA, not to the various FGG offerings.


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Well said Wes. Here's hoping for an awesome Gen Con experience for everyone!


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Really awesome and congrats!!


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"I was always taught to leave a situation better than I entered it. I hope I have done that."

Indeed you have. I wish you and your family the best in this next chapter of your life.


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Looking forward to it!


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I am now a Planetary Hero!


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I think if you accurately identify the key areas, and present creative choices for those areas for both SD and SS there would be plenty of folks interested. Why do I think that way? Because both have something (s) unique about them, and, perhaps most importantly, both deal with really amazing antagonists in a creative way that have a HUGE impact on those using Golarion.

Jason Nelson wrote:

Second Darkness and Serpent's Skull present an interesting dilemma for us as publishers. While both of those APs could benefit from some great supplemental content, they also raise the question of whether they have enough fans who want to see them "fixed" (for lack of a better word) vs. the general fandom who have moved on and aren't interested.


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Dragon78 wrote:
I am exited about both those books and every thing else occult related this year.

Same here! I love seeing the Paizo folks flex their collective design muscles.


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There are three reasons I purchased this product ...

1. EZG
2. Ambitious
3. High-quality publisher

Really looking forward to running this at some point in the future. Thank you for the sale!!!!


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The PDF is $10, jus' sayin'


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Curious if this offering at Paizo will also be on sale for the next 7 days?


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"all PDFs and one big book at the end"

Count me in for this.


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*grins at Monkeygod*

I know the feeling!


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Totally looking forward to this!


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Wow! Lots of really interesting ideas in here.

Goblin Squad Member

Scum of the "Darklands"


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I am in!


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Totally awesome and thank you for sharing!!!


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Really great news, kudos!


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Very cool!


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Very cool


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Interested in the elves write-up :)


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Congratulations!


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On my "must buy" list.


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Big time kudos for getting this to print!!


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Lurion Coravoss wrote:

And to answer your NEXT question for the Ultimate Plug-Ins, I have 3 proposals:

1. Ultimate Strongholds - Back in 3.0/3.5 the stronghold builders guide book was crazy popular with just about every DM/player I ever encountered. That being said, ultimate campaigns had a nice section dedicated to building but as with everything in that book, the systems were great, yet felt lacking in overall depth/coverage. As such, your ultimate plug-ins have been much appreciated by this DM.

2. Ultimate Factions - I'd like to see more tools to assist DMs/PCs in making their very own factions from thieves guilds, to bardic colleges, to magical academies, to fighting schools, to secret societies, and more. Inner sea combat/magic and occult mysteries have definitely hooked my group in on the faction/organization ruleset, and left us wanting more. So give us a robust tool set for making that happen, and maybe a few plug & play examples ready to throw right into the mix.

3. Ultimate Downtime - Same line of thought here. I'd like a more robust system for setting up and running shops / businesses.

Besides that, more material for each of the existing ultimate plug-ins, like more settlement attributes (no joke, before I was doing my morning check of the paizo forums I was stating up a small city for some home-brew and I still have the Ultimate Rulership pdf open sitting at the civic attributes XD )

Also, that reminds me, Well Educated now has the exact same modifiers as the Brod-Minded attribute introduced in Numeria, Land of Fallen Stars pg 11, minus flavor text. Though I think Brod-Minded would be an attitude. Would you leave Well Educated alone or tweak it in light of that?

Great ideas! I especially like the Ultimate Factions one.


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UGH! Top three??

Personally, I think Ultimate is a must, and should probably be alongside the Kingdom-Building AP Plug-Ins :)

Kingdom-Building AP Plug-Ins/Ultimate Plug-Ins
Righteous Crusade AP Plug-Ins
Pirate AP Plug-Ins


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Really cool and evocative stuff. Kudos!


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Awesome partnership, congratulations!!!


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Anguish wrote:

What Steve said.

Really, the problem most likely is that the technical realities of a project like this aren't simple. This isn't supposed to be Roll20, or HeroLab, or some digital version of the Adventure Path product line. It's supposed to be a combination of all of that, at more. It's got to have blog features, and social components that allow full online play, with storing campaign data. It's likely intended to have special features specifically for Society play.

In short, this is a weird complex product that is really five or six products, all wrapped up in one. Only the integration matters. Oh, and now... you have to write it all to be platform-independent. Which isn't as simple saying "hey, it's Java time". Sorry, but that's not the answer because half of the time a product is written for Java runtimes, it becomes JRE-dependent, and when you get a new version of Java on your computer, Oracle has screwed the pooch by changing requirements. .NET? Sorry, no, Windows-only. Basically however you try to do this, there's a decent possibility that one browser or another will fail to render it properly.

There are massive technical hurdles, as well as the simple logistical hurdles. Honestly, I expect Paizo acquired enough technical familiarity at the top of the food-chain, and have realized this is a massive undertaking. And probably not worth the outlay.

So wait until things change. That's what I'd do, were I in Lisa and Vic's shoes. Well, that and try to figure out why I suddenly had four legs.

I think you are on the money, especially with regard to scope of the project. In fact, if it is any less than what you mention, might as well stay with the perfectly viable VTTs out there.

Just a quick thought, I am finding lately that as long as my VTT (at this time it is Maptool) is workable/stable, the most crucial element is the macro framework being used. I have found over the last couple years that upgrades to Maptool matter to me less and less compared to upgrades to the macro framework I use.


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King of Vrock wrote:

So my group finished HoH and in the travel portion of ToB I replaced the encounter with the Phase Spider with the Ghouls of Clover's Crossing. The PC's meet up with the Crooked Kin near the Maidensnarl on the road to Tamrivena. The lead up to the encounter goes as written up until the point where they begin tracking Aleece. Here I replace her footprints with a pair of ghouls who've dragged her off.

Just outside the ruined village I explain the evening mists part to reveal a pair of shuffling ghouls dragging a limp form. At this point I laid out a Chase Encounter (modified longshot).
** spoiler omitted **...

Awesome ideas! I'm thinking of going this route. You didn't by chance come up with any maps for Clover's Crossing?

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I love seeing all of the politics!!

My hope is that we can get better at separating the IC from the OOC.

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Cool report. Thank you for sharing!

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I concur with everything that has been said here, and more! The ball is in GW's court, basically, I am just pointing out one potential issue.

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Hello,

Given that the official blog discussions, other dev talk has moved over to the GW forums, and Lisa referring to these forums in a recent announcement to Paizo fans, I suggest making the migration a bit more final.

I would hate for new/interested folks to be looking in this forum and wonder where the hot topics were, or where the devs were interacting with the fans, etc, etc.


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Exciting and gutsy! Love it!

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Great to hear that monsters are evolving, sounds like we will need to do the same.


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Thank you!

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Ironically this is/was a huge selling point for me. Tying advancement to other players is the only way give "teeth" to player actions. The more meaningful gane mechachical ties the better in my book!

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If we are really i terested in democracy then I do not see a problem.


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Congratulations to everyone!!

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The request for the return of "World chat" reminds me of the potential danger of crowdforging, which is not to say there isn't a bunch of good stuff as well :)

Hopefully, switching Chat channels on and off isn't a big deal for GW.


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These are awesome, thank you so much for sharing Loki and scadgrad! I am nearing the end of Bk 1, so I will finally get a chance to use the first one. Looking forward to it!!

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Cool to see the attention to player activities.

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