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Being an adventurer is a dangerous line of work, but the rewards are well worth the risk. The smartest adventurers never go it alone—they not only bring allies to help explore the dangerous reaches of the world, but also seek aid in the form of support, supplies, and secrets from powerful organizations. With such a group to serve as a guide, an adventuring party's chances for success have never been better!

Pathfinder RPG Adventurer's Guide presents several such organizations, each with its own suite of benefits and boons to grant those affiliated with it. Designed for the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game and drawing upon the rich traditions of the official Pathfinder campaign setting, this indispensable guide for adventurers provides a wealth of new character options for your game.

Pathfinder RPG Adventurer's Guide includes:

  • Details on 18 different organizations that use adventurers to further their goals, including the law-enforcing Hellknights, the sinister assassins of the Red Mantis, and of course, the world-renowned Pathfinder Society itself.
  • A wealth of new player options, including feats, spells, magic items, prestige classes, archetypes, and new abilities and powers for a wide range of classes.
  • Rules and advice on how to incorporate the new options found in this book into your own game, whether it takes place in the official Pathfinder campaign setting or in a world of your own choice or design.
  • Notes on the movers and shakers of each organization—nonplayer characters who can come alive in your game as allies and advisors for the player characters.
  • AND MUCH, MUCH MORE!

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Deepens My Investment in Golarion

5/5

I didn’t expect to find such a connection to this book, having not played the APs that touch on the various groups contained herein (and also just generally hating hellknights), but hoo-boy was I surprised.

The writing is lovely, the characters and organizations are vivid, and the player options are exciting and well-designed. The gray maidens chapter in particular blew me away in particular. The mechanics of their player options are a pedect combination of flavorful and mechanically effective, and have the added bonus of fitting together into a coherent and effective character build.


Great Book!

5/5

Read my full review on Of Dice and Pen.

These days, it can take a lot for a book focused on new feats, spells, etc. to impress me. I’ve reached a saturation point. There are so many options now that I can’t keep track of them all, and most new ones get forgotten soon after I read them. Adventurer’s Guide is one of the few books that stays in my mind and keeps pulling me back to it. I can’t recommend it enough!


The worst core line offering by far

1/5

The title is misleading, as was posited by many during the product preview, and mealy-mouthedly denied by Paizo. This is a Golarion book, period, which has no place in the core line, and the contents consist of an insultingly large percentage of reprints. Shameful, really.


Good Product if New

4/5

Soooo...I'm going to say that I obsessively collect Pathfinder products, and as such, much of this material is old hat for me. Emphasis here is 'for me.' With that said, I want to examine this in a vacuum.

The artwork is good, but then, it's been good. It serves more as a 'Faction Guide 2' for me than anything, giving some details about the various organizations, class options, feats, and ties. In particular, though, I like that I don't have to flip through two or three books to get character options for the factions. Hellknights in particular were always a pain due to how diffuse their rules were. I can now hand this book to a person and say "here ya go. Here's some ideas of factions in the setting."

One drawback, as has been mentioned, is spoilers for the various APs. While I use those sparingly, it can be somewhat problematic, and I'd suggest steering players away from this if that's the case.

Overall, it's a decent enough product. If you're new to the setting, it's worth picking up as a nice collected list. If you're old hat, a few options inside are interesting enough, and a few setting updates are worth examining. I'm particularly interested in the Lantern Bearers' new direction.


Solid addition with some faults

4/5

This book helps clear up and collect a lot of older material, balanced now with other released material for GMs. It also adds in a wealth of new material for factions of Adventurers across Golarion.

What's good?
A solid collection of old and new under one singular heading.

What's bad?
Some factions contain major spoilers, making it hard for a GM to just pass off to players who may be playing certain APs.

What's fun?
Inclusion of multiple races and creeds and even transgendered factions and npcs in multiple parts of the book. This book really fleshed out some factions which had little to no crunch.

What's odd?
Certain feats are fun but others are less the useable. A feat that allows a bonus on maneuvers but doesn't stack with improved maneuver feats? Those are the ones that help avoid AoO. So what's the point of the feat? Additionally a heads up to some people about the amount of reprints would have calmed an angry section of customers.

Honestly I love the book and can't wait to try out some of the new material and some of the updated versions of older (and due to other books options more unbalanced) options.

When you get past the salty tears of angry optimizers, you're left with a fine entry into the guides section with Inner Seas flavour.


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Viriato wrote:
Steve Geddes wrote:

It seems to me people are focussing on the bit in the product blurb that says it details 18 organisations. It also says:

"...these groups offer specialized training, powerful magical items, specialized magic, access to unusual gear or mounts, and more!"

So it seems to me it will also offer as a guide to adventurers in that it provides info on gadgets, training and other such tools to boost an adventurer's effectiveness.

That doesn't really say much...

Yeah - you edited out the paragraph wher I said we weren't in a position to say much.

My point is, we don't know the makeup of what's in the book, just ithat it's thematically tied to organisations in golarion. so how on earth can we say it has a misleading title?

When I read the blurb, I imagined each organisation having a two page or possibly four page spread on its history, structure and goals with the rest of the book being mechanical options for adventurers and possibly a new subsystem or two. (So 36-72 pages of golarion flavor and 120-156 pages of mechanical options). Others seem to think the focus on each faction will be significantly more pronounced. We can't tell (yet) if it's well named or not - yet people are requesting it be changed??


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One issue with the name is that characters are often only called the generic title of adventurer when they aren't in an organisation like one of the above.... They aren't "adventurers", they're members of the Pathfinder Society, they aren't "adventurers" they're assassins of the Red Mantis, they aren't "adventurers" they're Hellknights.


Exactly, adventurers are rootless free agents, the opposite of what this book is about. These people don't adventure, they follow organizational goals and pursue agendas.

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Almost every one of my Pathfinder Society agents is an adventurer. I don't know what distinction you are trying to make, but I don't follow it.

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Plausible Pseudonym wrote:
Exactly, adventurers are rootless free agents, the opposite of what this book is about. These people don't adventure, they follow organizational goals and pursue agendas.

Eh, maybe that's the reason this book *should* be called the Adventurer's Guide, to nuke into glass the notion that Adventurer *must* equal 'murderhobo.'


Adventurer's Employment Guide?


Looks very interesting.


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QuidEst wrote:
Adventurer's Employment Guide?

Adventure's Guide to Employment for life?


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You know, I can't put my finger on it, but something seems to rub me the wrong way about this. I dunno. Maybe I don't like reprints of stuff or something that makes me concerned that previous content will become obsolete. Maybe I'm wondering if the Blackfire Adepts are one of the factions and still not over a bad campaign experience...


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Milo v3 wrote:
One issue with the name is that characters are often only called the generic title of adventurer when they aren't in an organisation like one of the above.... They aren't "adventurers", they're members of the Pathfinder Society, they aren't "adventurers" they're assassins of the Red Mantis, they aren't "adventurers" they're Hellknights.

I don't really share that view, but I understand it.

My only real point in replying to Marco was that in my view it's premature to declare a book's title "misleading" when you don't really know what's in it but are just relying on the promotional blurb.

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Let's rename the book to "Non-Generic Guide About People Who Go On Adventures, But Are Members of Golarion-Specific Organizations That Have Been Discused In Print Before, But Have Updated Game Rule and Campaign Flavor Information That Can Be Easily Customized For Non-Golarion Settings."

-Skeld

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I'm on-board with this experiment. I'm looking forward to the content. In fact, I don't care what the title is called or which product line it's part of.

-Skeld


I like Skeld's title for the book though there might be an organization or two in the book that might be new.


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Skeld,

I'm not sure that title would fit on the book.


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Skeld wrote:

Let's rename the book to "Non-Generic Guide About People Who Go On Adventures, But Are Members of Golarion-Specific Organizations That Have Been Discused In Print Before, But Have Updated Game Rule and Campaign Flavor Information That Can Be Easily Customized For Non-Golarion Settings."

-Skeld

People will still say that is misleading.


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Thomas Seitz wrote:

Skeld,

I'm not sure that title would fit on the book.

Merisiel's Guide on People to Stab and Not Stab, Vol. 1?


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Skeld wrote:

Let's rename the book to "Non-Generic Guide About People Who Go On Adventures, But Are Members of Golarion-Specific Organizations That Have Been Discused In Print Before, But Have Updated Game Rule and Campaign Flavor Information That Can Be Easily Customized For Non-Golarion Settings."

-Skeld

Yep. I'll cherry pick and customize the various organizations to fit my homebrew then add most if not all of the spells, feats, and magic items to it.


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Skeld wrote:

Let's rename the book to "Non-Generic Guide About People Who Go On Adventures, But Are Members of Golarion-Specific Organizations That Have Been Discused In Print Before, But Have Updated Game Rule and Campaign Flavor Information That Can Be Easily Customized For Non-Golarion Settings."

-Skeld

I should have just pmed you.


Ambrosia Slaad wrote:
Thomas Seitz wrote:

Skeld,

I'm not sure that title would fit on the book.

Merisiel's Guide on People to Stab and Not Stab, Vol. 1?

That might actually work better Slaad.

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That book looks awesome. Great idea!

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Thomas Seitz wrote:

Skeld,

I'm not sure that title would fit on the book.

It will barely fit in the book.

-Skeld


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Fourshadow wrote:
A lot of picking nits over the name and the contents of this book. I'm already sold. It cannot get here soon enough.

More power to you. Others may prefer to be a bit more thorough in evaluating whether a product deserves their money and will be useful to them.

Steve Geddes wrote:
My point is, we don't know the makeup of what's in the book, just ithat it's thematically tied to organisations in golarion. so how on earth can we say it has a misleading title?

You edited out the paragraph where I said that Paizo could be making a book about Golarion's monsters, say it also included "specialized training, powerful magical items, specialized magic, access to unusual gear or mounts" related to said monsters, and call it "Ultimate Adventurer". Because adventurers tend to fight monsters. And it'd still be a book about Golarion's monsters, with a misleading title.

RPG line books aren't thematically tied. That's kinda their thing. The 3rd edition PHB wasn't thematically tied just because it had sections on the Greyhawk gods or specific wizards' names in spells, for instance, because the rest of the content was setting-agnostic. It didn't become the Greyhawk Player's Handbook because of it. This, on the other hand, is a book specifically about Golarion's factions, with Golarion faction-themed options for character classes. And they presume to call it a neutral "Adventurer's Guide", a la the Complete line of 3rd edition fame, a title that does not in the least bit evoke setting-specific organizations... or organizations, period.


Agreed. While the impact remains to be seen, the name is clearly a negative to some (perhaps minor) degree from a marketing perspective. I want Paizo to succeed, so I hope they'll put a bit more thought into future product names to avoid losing the marginal sales of those confused, irritated, or bored by a generic, unfitting title.


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Viriato wrote:
Steve Geddes wrote:
My point is, we don't know the makeup of what's in the book, just ithat it's thematically tied to organisations in golarion. so how on earth can we say it has a misleading title?
You edited out the paragraph where I said that Paizo could be making a book about Golarion's monsters, say it also included "specialized training, powerful magical items, specialized magic, access to unusual gear or mounts" related to said monsters, and call it "Ultimate Adventurer". Because adventurers tend to fight monsters. And it'd still be a book about Golarion's monsters, with a misleading title.

Yeah, because I didn't have any comment to make beyond "You can't declare a book's content misleading until you know what's in it".

For the record - if you were to judge your hypothetical monster book as having a misleading title before you knew what was in it, I'd also think you were making an error.

However, skeld made a much better point anyhow, so I wish I'd just raised his objection instead of suggesting that people on the internet wait until they have sufficient information before passing judgement.

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RPG line books aren't thematically tied. That's kinda their thing.

Well it has been - that's what makes this an experiment. You may not like it, but others will. Paizo will then have to make the difficult decision as to whether to repeat it going forward and how to walk the line between everybody's conflicting demands.

Quote:
The 3rd edition PHB wasn't thematically tied just because it had sections on the Greyhawk gods or specific wizards' names in spells, for instance, because the rest of the content was setting-agnostic. It didn't become the Greyhawk Player's Handbook because of it. This, on the other hand, is a book specifically about Golarion's factions, with Golarion faction-themed options for character classes. And they presume to call it a neutral "Adventurer's Guide", a la the Complete line of 3rd edition fame, a title that does not in the least bit evoke setting-specific organizations... or organizations, period.

I have no comment on this either (other than to raise my eyebrows at the irony of the word "presume" I guess). I still don't think you're in any position to judge how much of this book's content is setting specific and how much is content usable elsewhere. We don't know how much more Golarion content will be in this book than there was Greyhawk content in the 3rd edition PH3. Where the 'correct' amount is in order for the title to be appropriate is subjective and impossible to know until you have the book.

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Ironically, the Complete line put a certain amount of effort into creating organizations that were never followed up on. ^_^


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Steve Geddes wrote:
I have no comment on this either (other than to raise my eyebrows at the irony of the word "presume" I guess). I still don't think you're in any position to judge how much of this book's content is setting specific and how much is content usable elsewhere. It could have as much Golarion content as the 3rd edition PH had Grehawk content, it could have more.

The 3e PH's Greyhawk content was 1 image of a coin, 19 paragraphs on the greyhawk deities (one each), and a handful of spell names.

Considering the description above, there will be at least 18 paragraphs on golarion organizations, 18 golarion prestige classes, 36 golarion archetypes. And it's very likely that there will be more than one paragraph per organization and that many of the many character options mentioned which are listed to be themed to the organizations will be golarion content, so... no. We definitely know that this will have much more Golarion content than 3e PH had Greyhawk content.


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Okay, we do know that. We don't know how much more. I've edited my post.
The italicised part is the important bit:

"Where the 'correct' amount is in order for the title to be appropriate is subjective and impossible to know until you have the book."


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I've seen some pretty silly arguments on the internet. I won't say this one takes the cake, but it's right up there.


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Ed Reppert wrote:
I've seen some pretty silly arguments on the internet. I won't say this one takes the cake, but it's right up there.

I know that taking forty cakes is terrible, but where does one cake rank?


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Quid,

Above custard cream pie, below brownies.


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It's terribly misleading. If I were new to PFRPG and was looking for only it's RPG line of products because it's setting neutral, I'd be put off by an RPG book suddenly being a Campaign specific book.

When I think of "Adventurer's Guide", I think of something more along the lines of new generic prestige classes, archetypes, guidelines, new skill uses, items and spells adventurers take advantage of. I don't think of specific organizations and setting-related material, because I would expect things to appear in the book for me to simply tailor to my own campaigns. Basically what Advanced Player's Guide was only more, I guess.

Now a chapter devoted to rules mechanics and fluff for PCs and GMS to build their own adventuring guilds would fit just right and make a lot more sense.

The smart thing to do is to easily place this away from the RPG line and make it another Campaign hardcover book and title it Inner Sea Adventurer Guide. Done.


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I don't think of it as misleading. New or old to the game, one would expect that you'd read the back of the cover blurb, check the website (wherever you buy it from), and so on.

The company is allowed to stray from what is "expected", which is what they are doing now, to see if they can mix it up. As always, I suggest waiting to see what the actual product is before getting upset about it.


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I've always appreciated it when Paizo has tried new things, even if (at the time) I didn't always agree with them.

If you just spin your tires in one place you'll get stuck in a rut.


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I spun the wheels on my bicycle once. It didn't work as well as I did riding them with copies of Bob Uckhurt's trading card in my spokes.


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I feel very luke warm about this release. I will be waiting to see the copy in my store before considdering a purchase. Im sure these factions are interesting but it seems like something that might be a bit to fluff heavy similar to the Inner Sea Race Guide. I also feel like this book should be re titled. Maybe something like Inner Sea Faction Guide/Codex or Inner Sea Organizations Guide/Codex. I just feel like the current title doesnt adequately describe what it is people would be getting.

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Skeld wrote:

Let's rename the book to "Non-Generic Guide About People Who Go On Adventures, But Are Members of Golarion-Specific Organizations That Have Been Discused In Print Before, But Have Updated Game Rule and Campaign Flavor Information That Can Be Easily Customized For Non-Golarion Settings."

-Skeld

So the NGGAPWGOABAMGSOTHBDIPBBUGRCFITCBECFNGS for short :-)


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Kieviel wrote:
Skeld wrote:

Let's rename the book to "Non-Generic Guide About People Who Go On Adventures, But Are Members of Golarion-Specific Organizations That Have Been Discused In Print Before, But Have Updated Game Rule and Campaign Flavor Information That Can Be Easily Customized For Non-Golarion Settings."

-Skeld

So the NGGAPWGOABAMGSOTHBDIPBBUGRCFITCBECFNGS for short :-)

So if we can get them to say its name backwards, will it get banished back to the fifth dimension?


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Cauthon1987 wrote:
I just feel like the current title doesnt adequately describe what it is people would be getting.

If you haven't looked through the book, how do you know what people will be getting?

It's fascinating to see people decide not only that they aren't interested in the contents of a book they've never read, but that they also know that the title doesn't accurately reflect the contents


CrystalSeas wrote:
Cauthon1987 wrote:
I just feel like the current title doesnt adequately describe what it is people would be getting.

If you haven't looked through the book, how do you know what people will be getting?

It's fascinating to see people decide not only that they aren't interested in the contents of a book they've never read, but that they also know that the title doesn't accurately reflect the contents

Either the description is correct, and the title isn't apropos, or the description is wrong. The latter would be the greater sin.

You don't need to see the full contents to decide if the title is wrong. There is only a tiny intersecting Venn diagram where what's appropriate for an Adventurers Guide overlaps with what the description allows, and that's not enough to fill this book.


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Tectorman wrote:
Kieviel wrote:
Skeld wrote:

Let's rename the book to "Non-Generic Guide About People Who Go On Adventures, But Are Members of Golarion-Specific Organizations That Have Been Discused In Print Before, But Have Updated Game Rule and Campaign Flavor Information That Can Be Easily Customized For Non-Golarion Settings."

-Skeld

So the NGGAPWGOABAMGSOTHBDIPBBUGRCFITCBECFNGS for short :-)
So if we can get them to say its name backwards, will it get banished back to the fifth dimension?

Or it becomes Welsh . . . ;)


A whole lot of rhetoric about a title...priorities?! Such a thing is really of no consequence in the grand scheme of things. Why waste rhetoric (and product discussion) on such? Dead horse been beat enough, IMO.

I am still hoping the Twilight Talons will get more traction/attention in this book. So eager to get it--May will not be here soon enough. In fact, I will be renewing my RPG subscription for this (if I haven't done so already for B6!).


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Fourshadow wrote:
A whole lot of rhetoric about a title...priorities?! Such a thing is really of no consequence in the grand scheme of things. Why waste rhetoric (and product discussion) on such? Dead horse been beat enough, IMO.

We get it, you don't care and you're going to buy this product no matter what. More power to you. Some of us happen to have misgivings with the content and the way it's being marketed.

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Tectorman wrote:
Kieviel wrote:
Skeld wrote:

Let's rename the book to "Non-Generic Guide About People Who Go On Adventures, But Are Members of Golarion-Specific Organizations That Have Been Discused In Print Before, But Have Updated Game Rule and Campaign Flavor Information That Can Be Easily Customized For Non-Golarion Settings."

-Skeld

So the NGGAPWGOABAMGSOTHBDIPBBUGRCFITCBECFNGS for short :-)
So if we can get them to say its name backwards, will it get banished back to the fifth dimension?

Is that the current continuity?

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Viriato wrote:
Fourshadow wrote:
A whole lot of rhetoric about a title...priorities?! Such a thing is really of no consequence in the grand scheme of things. Why waste rhetoric (and product discussion) on such? Dead horse been beat enough, IMO.
We get it, you don't care and you're going to buy this product no matter what. More power to you. Some of us happen to have misgivings with the content and the way it's being marketed.

You don't want information on various thematic organizations?

As to the name, in another game Adventurer may have been used for something more specific but in Pathfinder where Adventurer is borderline synonymous with Player Character the title is about as generic as it can get.

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At the end of the day, I will most likely purchase the pdf of this product.

That said I definitely am feeling a lot of cognitive dissonance between the title of the book and the described content. Obviously, we can not know what will be in the book at the time of publishing, that simply means the only thing we have to go on is the Product Description on the product page above. This is usually an incredibly solid indicator of what to expect from the content of the book. In this case, that description does not match the title, in my opinion.

I almost think something like Adventurer Guilds Guide or something like that would more evoke what we get from the description.


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graywulfe wrote:

At the end of the day, I will most likely purchase the pdf of this product.

That said I definitely am feeling a lot of cognitive dissonance between the title of the book and the described content. Obviously, we can not know what will be in the book at the time of publishing, that simply means the only thing we have to go on is the Product Description on the product page above. This is usually an incredibly solid indicator of what to expect from the content of the book. In this case, that description does not match the title, in my opinion.

I almost think something like Adventurer Guilds Guide or something like that would more evoke what we get from the description.

Still, what Rysky said immediately above your post is valid.

"in Pathfinder where Adventurer is borderline synonymous with Player Character the title is about as generic as it can get."
It's been addressed ad nauseam.


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Kieviel wrote:
Tectorman wrote:
Kieviel wrote:
Skeld wrote:

Let's rename the book to "Non-Generic Guide About People Who Go On Adventures, But Are Members of Golarion-Specific Organizations That Have Been Discused In Print Before, But Have Updated Game Rule and Campaign Flavor Information That Can Be Easily Customized For Non-Golarion Settings."

-Skeld

So the NGGAPWGOABAMGSOTHBDIPBBUGRCFITCBECFNGS for short :-)
So if we can get them to say its name backwards, will it get banished back to the fifth dimension?
Is that the current continuity?

Don't ask me. Last time I collected anything DC, Kyle Rayner was the only Green Lantern and he was traveling from city to city getting pointers from other heroes on being a hero.

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Tectorman wrote:
Kieviel wrote:
Tectorman wrote:
Kieviel wrote:
Skeld wrote:

Let's rename the book to "Non-Generic Guide About People Who Go On Adventures, But Are Members of Golarion-Specific Organizations That Have Been Discused In Print Before, But Have Updated Game Rule and Campaign Flavor Information That Can Be Easily Customized For Non-Golarion Settings."

-Skeld

So the NGGAPWGOABAMGSOTHBDIPBBUGRCFITCBECFNGS for short :-)
So if we can get them to say its name backwards, will it get banished back to the fifth dimension?
Is that the current continuity?
Don't ask me. Last time I collected anything DC, Kyle Rayner was the only Green Lantern and he was traveling from city to city getting pointers from other heroes on being a hero.

Aside from dumping is girlfriend in a fridge because Kyle just HAD to have a tragedy that early Rayner story was pretty good :-)


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Rysky wrote:
You don't want information on various thematic organizations?

Heh, no. I want a book on character options and assistance to playing in a certain theme of game, or a book full of NPC/Monster stats. You know RPG-line :P

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As to the name, in another game Adventurer may have been used for something more specific but in Pathfinder where Adventurer is borderline synonymous with Player Character the title is about as generic as it can get.

Brilliant move of them to take one of the most generic titles they could, and still end up sticking it on one of the RPG-line book concepts where it wouldn't fit.

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