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Artifacts & Oddities Collection 1


Numenera items to use in your Numenera game.

The Artifacts and Oddities Collection I is a companion to the The Cypher Collection I, another compilation of new devices to use in your Numenera games. In this collection, you’ll find more than thirty brand new artifacts that can be added into any campaign. Additionally, you’ll find nearly one hundred new oddities to delight and confound your players.

Note: The items in this product have been reprinted in Technology Compendium: Sir Arthour’s Guide to the Numenera (where they appear along with hundreds of new ones). If you have that title, Artifacts & Oddities Collection 1 does not include any new material.

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February 21st, 2014
Originally posted on, a new idea everyday! Product: Artifacts and Oddities Collection 1 Producer: Monte Cook Games Price: ~$3 System: Numenera TL;DR- Want some more random items for Numenera? Here you go? 100% Basics: [...]
January 25th, 2014
A useful variety of extensions to the artifacts and oddities provided in the core rulebook. Good when you need some inspiration. My one qualm is I'm starting to get suspicious of that Visixtru person. There's something going on there. [...]
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December 30th, 2013
Originally posted at: Similar to the Cipher Collection I, Artifacts and Oddities Collection I is a list of objects that a GM can throw into their Ninth [...]
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This title was added to our catalog on December 23, 2013.