August 2020 New Releases

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

We had some amazing new releases last month; are you ready for more? This month features a dire wake-up call, a zealot’s grand plot, and a bounty on the creature known locally as "the Whitefange Wyrm"!

Starfinder: Shoot For the Stars!

Starfinder The Devastation Ark Adventure Path: Waking the Worldseed cover

Starfinder Adventure Path #31: Waking the Worldseed (Devastation Ark 1 of 3)

When the heroes rescue a xenoarcheological team from weather gone haywire on a distant, frozen world, they unearth more than they bargained for as an ancient ruin rises from the ground and kicks off a series of events that could change the face of the galaxy forever. The tower contains secrets of a warlike civilization thought long dead and is strangely connected to a small moon in the Pact Worlds. The heroes must explore a previously unknown facility under the moon’s surface that threatens to overheat and destroy all life there! They then learn the moon is signaling a gigantic alien craft, drawing it toward the system with lethal intent!

This Starfinder Adventure Path volume begins The Devastation Ark Adventure Path and includes:

  • “Waking the Worldseed,” a Starfinder adventure for 13th-level characters, by Jenny Jarzabski.
  • A gazetteer of Hibb, one of the many shepherd moons orbiting the gas giant of Liavara and home to the wheeled bantrids, by Mikhail Rekun.
  • An archive of high-level alien creatures, including a haunted hovercar and a burrowing moon worm, by Joshua Hennington, Jenny Jarzabski, and Crystal Malarsky.
  • Statistics and deck plans for a luxury cruise liner, by Ryan Gilmore, and a glimpse at a mysterious ruin- covered world with a corrosive atmosphere, by Robert G. McCreary.

Starfinder Flip-Tiles: Space Station Emergency Expansion tiles

Starfinder Flip-Tiles: Space Station Emergency Expansion

It's an emergency in space! Next time your players are ready to explore a space station's depths, they won't have to wait for you to surprise them with dangers in the next corridor or compartment. Starfinder Flip-Tiles: Space Station Emergency Expansion provides beautifully illustrated 6" × 6" map tiles that can be used to enhance your station with a variety of battle damage, hazards, emergency lighting, and locations to explore. Inside, you'll find 24 richly crafted, double-sided map tiles. This expansion set, along with Starfinder Flip-Tiles: Space Station Starter Set, allows you to create futuristic space habitats with endless variety! So stop your sketching and start your flipping today!!

Pathfinder: Unleash Your Hero!

Pathfinder Adventure Path Agents of Edgewatch: Sixty Feet Under. Illustration of a woman wearing leather armor and weilding a bloody Kusarigama, a hook on a chain

Pathfinder Adventure Path #158: Sixty Feet Under (Agents of Edgewatch 2 of 6)

Bury Them Deep
After stopping a perilous bank robbery, the Edgewatch agents follow the money to uncover the source of the street-level corruption. Within a long-lost corner of Absalom’s subterranean Catacombs, they find a cabal of murderous worshippers of the so-called Skinsaw Man. The agents will need to dig deeper than ever to take down the cult’s leader—a bloodthirsty butcher known as the Skinner—and get to the bottom of the zealots’ grand plot. The Agents of Edgewatch Adventure Path continues with “Sixty Feet Under,” a complete adventure for 4th- to 9th-level characters.

Pathfinder Bestiary 2 cover art. A snakelike Serpentfolk, and pale Morlock standing in a cavern in front of a blue Ravener dragon.

Pathfinder Bestiary 2 Pawn Collection

An army of monsters has arrived, and they're ready to invade your game! The Pathfinder Bestiary 2 Pawn Collection is the best way to present these monsters on your gaming table. This collection of creatures represents those found in Pathfinder Bestiary 2 and are perfect for use with the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game or any fantasy RPG.

Pathfinder haunted Dungeon flip mat cover. Checkered mat of first floor of a cave dungeon

Pathfinder Flip-Mat: Haunted Dungeons Multi-Pack

Whenever your players make the choice to ignore the warnings and delve deep into a sinister complex or ghost-infested ruin, Pathfinder Flip-Mat: Haunted Dungeons Multi-Pack has you covered. This set's four sides each feature a different spooky dungeon to explore. Whether you are looking for a vampire's lair, a ghost-infested ruin, or any sort of ghoulish complex, these four dungeons are sure to inspire! Don't waste your time sketching when you could be playing. With Pathfinder Flip-Mat: Haunted Dungeons Multi-Pack, you'll be ready the next time your players spend a frightful night in a scary dungeon.

Pathfinder illustration of a bear in the woods and Starfinder Illustration of a ringed planet floating in space behind the Paizo Organized Play logo

Pathfinder Society

Pathfinder Society: Year of Corruption’s Reach has just begun! Now, with the Society rebuilt and refocused on their principles of exploration and discovery, the Pathfinders are set to embark on a new mission: creating a new Pathfinder lodge in Iobaria and delving into the ancient secrets that have lain dormant on the Inner Sea’s northeastern border for hundreds, perhaps thousands, of years.

This season we’ve rolled out some innovations to scenario format. We’ve swapped out our traditional Pathfinder Society Quest short scenario format for a new approach we’re calling Pathfinder Bounties. These 1-hour adventures answer the question “What does a Pathfinder do when the Society doesn’t have a job for them?” Unlike our quests and scenarios, bounties don’t assume that the players are members of the Pathfinder Society, and the adventures presented therein might be anything from a dragon hunt on the Crown of the World to saving a Druman farmer’s prized alpaca herds from predacious chupacabras. Bounties are designed to provide exciting entry points for any adventurer looking to start their career, and they are repeatable, making them a perfect introduction to Pathfinder Second Edition.

A wooden sign board with a Wanted poster of a whitefang wyrm

Pathfinder Society Bounty #1: The Whitefang Wyrm

A Pathfinder Society Bounty designed for level 1.
In the frigid region known as the Crown of the World, people from diverse cultures and backgrounds must all band together to survive the long nights of winter and deadly thaws of spring. The way of life of these hardy frontier folk is now threatened by a serpentine creature that slips in during the dead of night and empties their nets of fish and their smoking racks of fresh meat. Unable and unwilling to let this theft stand, the people of the tiny northern town of Aaminiut have placed a bounty on the creature known locally as "the Whitefange Wyrm".
Written by: Michael Sayre.

Pathfinder Society: Year of Corruption's Grasp. An image of a ghostly white dragon over the top of an illustration of ruins in a red forest

Pathfinder Society Scenario #2-01: Citadel of Corruption

A Pathfinder Society Scenario designed for levels 1–4.
A new year dawns for the Pathfinder Society. For the past several years, Pathfinders have explored the edges of the Iobarian wilderness, making new allies and discovering hints at a long-forgotten past. Now, the Decemvirate has decided that it is time for the Pathfinders to do what Pathfinders do best: explore, report, and cooperate! In an ancient cyclopean ruin, the Society seeks to stake their claim with both a new lodge and, hopefully, new insights into Iobaria's remote history. Some secrets are best left buried, however. Will the PCs make a name for themselves as modern day explorers, or will the evil lurking at the heart of the Iobarian dig site consume their hopes and dreams?
Written by Scott D. Young.

Pathfinder Society: Year of Corruption's Grasp. An image of blue robed tengu over the top of an illustration of ruins in a red forest

Pathfinder Society Scenario #2-02: Mountain of Sea and Sky

A Pathfinder Society Scenario designed for levels 3-6
Venture-Captain Amari Li has called for assistance in establishing new Pathfinder lodges throughout Tian Xia! The mountainous island of Kayajima, in northwestern Minkai, would be an ideal site, as it sits atop a convergence of powerful—though long-dormant—ley lines that could offer valuable protection for a future lodge. Rather than lay claim to the island by force, the Pathfinders must treat with the island's animals and spirits, securing their blessing for a ritual to restore the island's magic and establish the newest Pathfinder lodge.
Written by Adrian Ng.

Starfinder Society

Starfinder Society’s Year of Exploration’s Edge is well underway! Year of Exploration’s Edge is the perfect opportunity to start enjoying Starfinder Society, or even to pick up as bonus content for your already ongoing Starfinder campaigns when you need that fun “planet of the week” diversion. While we’re not as focused on a major overarching metaplot, there are three unique multi-part stories that PCs of all level ranges can still enjoy and should scratch that ongoing story arc itch.

Starfinder Society Year of Exploration's Edge: A 4 armed green alien in purple robes over the image of a ringed planted in space

Starfinder Society Scenario #3-05: The Hivemarket Heist

A Starfinder Society Scenario designed for levels 1-4.
A group of the giant four-armed shobhads from the red world of Akiton approaches the Starfinder Society to help retrieve relics stolen from one of their holy sites. Things aren't as they seem, as the thieves wait to sell their objects in Akiton's infamous Hivemarket, where they enjoy the protection of the mysterious incorporeal beings known as khulans. It's up to the PCs to step in and investigate the missing relics without gaining any unwanted attention from the khulans.
Written by: Jim Groves.

Starfinder Society Year of Exploration's Edge: a dark hole of blue energy over the image of a ringed planted in space

Starfinder Society Scenario #3-06: Rise of the Vault Lord

A Starfinder Society Scenario designed for levels 7-10.
During a routine investigation on the false moon of Salvation's End, the PCs encounter an emissary from the vault's mysterious guiding intelligence. Directed to stop an ongoing invasion of another vault, the PCs find themselves caught in the middle of a conflict that could determine the fate of the false moon. Only through the PCs' actions can the machinations of the mysterious Vault Lord be halted.
Written by: Matt Duval.

Pathfinder Adventure Card Society

Pathfinder Adventure Card Society’s new season, Year of Reborn Strife, is here! The first half of the new season runs from August to December, with a new storybook releasing every month. The season’s early action takes the PCs to a swarming ancient metropolis filled with mysteries and intrigue. Kaer Maga, City of Strangers, is a haven for outcasts, misfits, rebels, and wayfarers from across the dangerous land of Varisia. Anyone is welcome on its shrouded streets, so long as they don’t ask too many questions or interfere with the freedom of their neighbors.

But a new threat rises to upset this delicate balance!

Pathfinder Adventure Cord Society: Attack of the Twice-Born

Pathfinder Adventure Card Society #7-1: Attack of the Twice-Born

All are welcome in Kaer Maga, the City of Strangers, where master smiths with construct bodyguards, troll augurs, and merchants with zombie servants walk the shadowed streets. When some of these undead servants break free and turn violent, the city's premier purveyor of mindless undead turns to the Pathfinder Society for help in uncovering the cause and putting an end to the zombie attacks.

Adventures Ahead!

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Vigilant Seal

The Bounties look very cool. I just hope that there will eventually be some higher-level ones as well.

As we did not get a repeatable 3-6 quest as we were expecting, I'm sure quite a few chars would appreciate the chance to even out their xp.

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It would be nice if bounties were part of the Pathfinder society scenarios subscription, id be likely to use them more

I'm honestly still waiting for Book 2 of Agents of Edgewatch to send so I can have the PDF.

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