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Soon it will be three months.....

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Any updates on when we can expect this?

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I have made Fantasy Grounds versions of the 1st level characters here https://www.fantasygrounds.com/forums/showthread.php?50415-level-pre-gen-ch aracter-module

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Nice module, just converted it to Fantasy Grounds and I will hopefully get to run it next week

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I used to play lots Pathfinder on Fantasy Grounds with just the $40 dollar licence and all the community modules. It helped having a herolab licence as you can import characters straight into fantasy grounds and having a cut and paste parser for bringing in the monsters and npc's . I could convert a Pathfinder society scenario in half an hour. You don;t need all this new stuff if your a player or even a as a Gm, I'm not going to buy any of it but it won't stop me running the odd game of pathfinder as you don't need it to play, it just looks pretty and saves the GM a lot of time. If you want to play Pathfinder for free on Fantasy grounds i recommend going the the fantasy grounds message boards and signing up for a pathfinder society game using a demo client it won't cost you a thing

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In encounter b4 it mentions Gaer Medlock is a zombie yet no stats are given for him

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I am running PFS society on the 17th on Fantasy Grounds as part of a online convention so its free to play with just the demo version

details can be found here

http://www.fg-con.com/events/pfs-6-11-the-slave-masters-mirror-3-7/

FG Con

FG Con 6 - April 17th - 19th 2015!
PFS 6–11 The Slave Master’s Mirror (3-7)

Date: Saturday, April 18 2015
Time: 20:00 - 01:00 (Europe/London)

Ruleset: Pathfinder Society
Games Master: hawkwind
Minimum Players: 3 Maximum Players: 6
Booked: 3 Pending: 0
Available: 3
Attendees
Confirmed:

shane convey
Keven Simmons
Randy Saxon

Pending:

A Pathfinder Society Scenario designed for levels 3–7.

Click here for more details of playing Pathfinder Society at FG-Con.

An elusive enemy of the Society has launched a campaign of espionage and intrigue from Stonespine Island, the homeport of the infamous Okeno pirates. The Society must sneak a team of agents through one of the largest slave markets on the Inner Sea and track the slippery mastermind to her base if they are to successfully capture the villain, and Venture-Captain Ambrus Valsin has just the team of Pathfinders in mind for the task. Can the PCs defeat this remote slave ring without becoming slaves themselves?

Content in “The Slave Master’s Mirror” also contributes directly to the ongoing storylines of the Liberty’s Edge and Silver Crusade factions.
Bookings

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18 PFS games are being run as part of this online gaming co, details can be found here.http://www.fg-con.com/events/
All the games being run using the Fantasy grounds VTT which is free to use for the period of the Con. If you have only experienced Roll20 its agreat way to try something different for free.You can import your existing characters directly from Hero Lab or PCgen. Once you register for a game your GM will help you get ready for the game and their is extensive help for new players at the FG-con web site

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If I go to the product page for Plunder and Peril it says it's available in my downloads yet when I check my downloads it is not there. I've done a cntrl F on b the page and it's definitely missing. I have a module subscription for some time

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This was shipped from your warehouse in early November and it still hasn't arrived through my letter box , I also sent an email to customer services last week which hasn't been replied to hence this new thread. I look forward to your reply

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very poor that i can't report the event

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I pan to play 5e at home and pathfinder online using Fantasy Grounds mainly for PFS games, got to get that next star!

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I'm pretty excited, I ran the starter set last weekend and it was the best bit of gaming round a table I have had in many a year. I plan to use 5e for face to face games and continue running Pathfinder for online games using fantasy grounds

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there is shadowcon in London that has two days of PFS

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Any news on the chronicle sheets?

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http://www.fg-con.com/events/
8-11 May 2014 and can use the Fantasy grounds VTT for free and see what all the fuss is about

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So what is the next module after bitter manor and will it be released before Tendon 2014?

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I run online games at UK friendly times ( I live in East London) I am currently running a Dragons demand and I often run PFS stuff however I don't use Roll20 I use Fantasy Grounds which is much better for Pathfinder but its not free

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A Pathfinder Society Scenario designed for levels 3–7.

During the recent attack on Nerosyan, Pathfinders sought out a local venture-captain to aid in the city’s defense. What they found instead suggested the leader had not only fled recently but had played a part in the demons’ offensive. Venture-Captain Jorsal has determined that the safety and integrity of the Pathfinder Society requires that a team delve into the sealed basement beneath the abandoned lodge to determine what other plans his turncoat colleague may have set in motion.

Content in "The Traitor’s Lodge" also contributes to the ongoing storyline of the Grand Lodge faction.

I will run this game over two sessions on consecutive Thursdays. please post your last two chronicle sheets, your inventory sheet plus your xml file to this thread if you want to play

https://www.fantasygrounds.com/calen...ex.xcp?id=1165

I only have a full licence for Fantasy Grounds so all players will need at least a lite license for Fantasy Grounds

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Carrion Crown as a LARP ? What an excellent idea

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Paz wrote:
Forgive me for asking, but if you're anti-PFRPG to the extent that you're willing to convert an entire campaign, why are the chronicles of any value anyway?

I'm not anti PFRPG, I regularly run society games I some times enjoy a change. i have regularly run adventure for systems they were not originally written for as you often a interesting and rewarding experience. A good story/adventure should work for any system.

Some of my potential players actively play in PFS games but like to play other systems as well but playing a whole adventure path is a major time commitment and getting some society credit would be nice

In the absence of any official reply i will assume this is ok

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poundpuppy30 wrote:
Isn't FG a pay to play site where you have to purchase a licience to play at a table unless you can find a GM who has one of those special liciences that players don't need a licience to play?

As Kboom mentioned up thread its a really good VTT for Pathfinder. Running a game becomes almost rules light as the VTT remembers almost everything . The macro facility in Roll20 is primitive in comparison.

The fantasy grounds community is very insular with only handful of the regular players also play on Roll20 but it is very welcoming

If anyone wants to check it out the forums for society they can be found here https://www.fantasygrounds.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?71-Pathfinder-Societ y. Some of the GM’s you don’t need a licence to play with but if you want to play in one of my games you need a light licence that cost $24

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The Guide says you can play an adventure path under rules that are not society legal and receive credit as if you are playing a pre gen character. Can you stretch a point on this and run a adventure path under a different rule system other than Pathfinder and get credit for it. I have a desire to run an entire adventure path using Savage Worlds and it would be easier for me to get players if they new there was a chronicle sheet in it for them

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Someone in the city of Magnimar is committing crimes and leaving evidence implicating the Pathfinder Society. It falls to the Pathfinders to get to the bottom of it, and what they find may signal the resurgence of an enemy thought long defeated.

levels 3-7,
calendar link

https://www.fantasygrounds.com/calen...ex.xcp?id=1104
Forum link
http://www.fantasygrounds.com/forums/showthread.php?19851-Pathfinder-Societ y-Scenario-4–14-My-Enemy-s-Enemy-8pm-GMT-wednesday-13th-November&p=1607 14#post160714

I will try and get the game done in one session but if there is a need fo a second session it will be early next week

You will need a fantasy grounds licence of some kind to play and teamspeak will be used for Comms
please post your xml files inventory sheets and your most recent chronicle sheet in the forum link on the fantasy grounds Site

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is there going to be a society presence this year and where can i sign up to be a GM?

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the shared gm prep folder has a lot of maps cleamed up nicely for most PFS adventures

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good chance to try out Fantasy Grounds for free, if you are used to using Roll20 you may be pleasently surprised at how powerful a FG pathfinder character sheet is

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thanks for that feed back guys

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I have a unexpected friday evening free and as all the pre season 5 adventurea are on sale I need suggestions for a scenario thats short to run but challenging! I plan run it online in fantasy grounds a week Friday if any ones interested not that I imagine I will have any diffculty getting enough players from the Fantasy Grounds PFS community. So 4 hours or less to run and difficult either being diffivult to get those pretige points or actually deadly oh and not to high a tier either

Any suggestions greatfully recieved

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It would be nice if there was an option to buy these as separate .png files as it takes a lot of valuable time to covert them all for to use on a VTT

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That's what I understood as well but I was hoping from answer from the developer or a society officer in the know or better yet the actual chronicle sheets!

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Is the bonus 4th chronicle sheet awarded only to a PFS character who has the previous three chronicle sheets for this module or can a player award all four chronicle sheets to PFS Characters of his or herchoice. I am running this module as a "home" game on Fantasy Grounds ( The Rolls Royce of VTT's!) and one of my players asked me this question. As the sheets have still yet to be published I thought I would ask here in the hope of an answer

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any news when the Chronicle sheets are available?

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oh well may be next month then

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Reading all the this thread makes me glad I use Fantasy Grounds as my VVT of choice. You have to have a electronic character sheet either made in the program or imported from hero lab or pc gen /the way the the character sheet is used in fantasy grounds makes the macros available in Roll20 seem primitive) and all the Gm's who play off the fantasy grounds boards insist on the most recent chronicle sheet being made available before the start of the gaming session. Perhaps this is a good practice the rest of the online community could adopt. If a player can't provide a character sheet and the most recent chronicle sheet are unlikely to be able to provide all thier previous chronicle sheets

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Those 4th level pre-gens got used a lot so it would be great to have something to replace them

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My reading of the new Pfs guide days is that only pre-gens of first and seventh level from the Ultimate Npc book are now legal. Am I correct or is this a mistake and we can still use level 4 pre-gens after August 15th?

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hi Shady wolf I have accepted you into the game. I don't have a spare light licence tonight I take it you don't either. If you don't have a light licence I would encourage you to check out the Fantasy Grounds pathfinder Society forum where there are often games run by people with Ultimate licences which any one can join in. I would recommend that people give Fantasy Grounds a go as it provides a better online gaming experience than Roll20. I use Roll20 to play other games and like it a lot but for pathfinder fantasy grounds is by far the best option but it's a shame is not free like Roll20.

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A Pathfinder Society Scenario designed for levels 1–5.

While many Pathfinders meet unfortunate fates in their ongoing explorations of the dangerous world of Golarion, some retire with decades' worth of treasure in their coffers, and their lives still intact. When one such Pathfinder approaches the Grand Lodge with the hidden location of her treasure vault, it falls upon a new generation of Pathfinders to retrieve from within a valuable keepsake. That they can keep anything other than the ex-Pathfinder's locket makes the assignment all the sweeter.

Its up to Players to decide what tier to play

sign up is here

http://www.fantasygrounds.com/calend...ex.xcp?id=1036

forum discussion about the session here http://www.fantasygrounds.com/forums/showthread.php?19078-Veterans-Vault-9t h-of-july-8pm-bst-(london-uk-time)

This may be run other two sessions but it appears to be a short sewer crawl so we might finish it in one session,

BST is british Summer time which is one hour ahead of GMT

You will need at least a light Fantasy Grounds licence to play and we will be using a private Teamspeak server for comms

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Our new venture captain should check out the Fantasy Grounds pathfinder Society forum and get in touch with some one who by the name of Trenloe who does an excellent job supporting PFS games and so is already a Venture lieutenant in the real world
http://www.fantasygrounds.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=71

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try here http://www.fantasygrounds.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?f=71

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Shaun Hocking wrote:

I've been playing D&D-based games (amongst others) for around 30 years, and I'm currently GMing a Pathfinder AP campaign in my flat in East London. Looking for new members due to existing players moving away or finding jobs that clash with our scheduled sessions - we usually play every other Sunday for five-six hours.

My board name is my real name, btw :p

I am a resident of East London as well, I can't commit to regular Sunday game but I would able to play or GM the odd Pathfinder Society Game if you or your group are interested or any one else in the London Area:). I also GM Pathfinder online regularly on Fantasy Grounds if any one is interested

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After purchasing Thornkeep I'm really looking forward to this, any idea of ETA

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I play most of society gaming online using Fantasy Grounds and I recruit players and advertise games on the Fantasy Grounds message boards which are moderated an American Venture lieutenant and it is not uncommon for me to have players three or four countries in a game. I currently have a player appealing against a in game decision, the player is a Swiss resident and I am the UK so there are three society officers now involved in this dispute. The Us based official who moderates the Fantasy grounds society message boards does an excellent job in facilitating play on line. Wouldn't it be a good idea for the society to have a few officers responsible for international online play?

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Mike Mistele wrote:
Netopalis wrote:
What scenario and tier was this? I have *never* seen a PC die from negative levels.

It can actually happen pretty easily in a recently-released module:

Which module:
** spoiler omitted **

How:
** spoiler omitted **

To be fair to the module the critter stays in a set area so you can use that important skill of running away. The players ran then decided to have a second crack at it

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Netopalis wrote:
Hawkwing wrote:
I'm the original poster and I can now report my first player death, it wasn't with out controversy and involved a player being misinformed by other players about the effects of negative levels so he stayed incombat and was hit by a wight for a second time..the party then had to kill the second wight
Is there a reason for which you were not informing the player how negative levels worked?

I don't feel I had to, I certainly don't explain each monster in advance to the players and I am not going to point out flaws in their tactics or their buffing routines. If experienced players flawed plans based on misconceptions about how the game works in don't see it as my job to tell them. It's called player skill or lack of it in his case

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Thanks guys

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Quick question a player wants to purchase a scroll of lesser restoration mid adventure, can he insist on buying a 1st level paladin version rather than the second level cleric version especially when the module out lines all the inhabitants of the near by local town and there isn’t a Paladin resident

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I'm the original poster and I can now report my first player death, it wasn't with out controversy and involved a player being misinformed by other players about the effects of negative levels so he stayed incombat and was hit by a wight for a second time..the party then had to kill the second wight

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