Advanced Search >

Blade of the Iron Throne Color Edition
Quick Preview
/gs_flipbook/flip.php?xml=/demo_xml/125508.xml&w=500&h=324
Full‑size Preview
http://watermark.drivethrurpg.com/pdf_previews/125508-sample.pdf

Blade of the Iron Throne Color Edition

ADD TO WISHLIST >
Selected Option:
Watermarked PDF
$9.95
Hardcover Color Book (Premium Heavyweight)
$59.96
Watermarked PDF + Hardcover Color Book (Premium Heavyweight)
$69.91
$59.96

Do you remember the Indie RPG, The Riddle of Steel by Jake Norwood?

Blade of the Iron Throne is its licensed successor game of blood-red Sword & Sorcery, inspired by the pulp tales of authors such as Clark Ashton Smith, Manly Wade Wellman, Robert E. Howard, Fritz Leiber, Catherine Lucille Moore, and Henry Kuttner!

Do you have a taste for exciting melee rules that emphasize using maneuvers and pressing advantage over your opponent-- not simply taking turns hitting each other?

Does your gaming group insist on the story being player-driven rather than referee-driven?

Do you lament the fact that there is so little gaming material out there that supports the Swords & Sorcery literary genre?

If you answered "Yes!!" to any or even all of these questions, then fire up your Basil Poledouris Conan soundtrack and get gaming, because Blade of the Iron Throne has been designed for you and your gaming group!

This revised edition of Blade is in glorious full color, and features new artwork funded by our Kickstarter, errata correction, new layout, and more! A comprehensive review has been posted at http://www.rpg.net/reviews/archive/16/16137.phtml.

 
 Customers who bought this title also purchased
Reviews (3)
Discussions (0)
You must be logged in to rate this
Reviews
-
July 2nd, 2016
Given the similarity and obscurity of both titles, this review will mostly be a comparison to The Riddle of Steel by Jake Norwood on a few key areas. Overall, it modifies the system of TRoS, which I thought was mechanically excellent but lacking focus, [...]
-
December 16th, 2015
For the PDF alone I'd give 5 Stars! I haven't played it yet, but the rules seem worth their money. However, the quality of the soft cover print ist less than bad. For 34 $ I could have printed that myself in a better quality. The pages are unbel [...]
-
February 23rd, 2015
To be fair, it seems to be everything the publisher's blurb says it is - combat heavy (extremely so - and not a bad thing in and of itself). The only (and main) gripe I have is that there is a lack of Tabular information overall - instead of be [...]
Browse
 Follow Your Favorites!
NotificationsSign in to get custom notifications of new products!









Product Information
Electrum seller
Rule System(s)
Pages
376
Publisher Stock #
ITP-001CO
File Size:
31.86 MB
Format
Original electronic
Scanned image
These products were created by scanning an original printed edition. Most older books are in scanned image format because original digital layout files never existed or were no longer available from the publisher.

For PDF download editions, each page has been run through Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software to attempt to decipher the printed text. The result of this OCR process is placed invisibly behind the picture of each scanned page, to allow for text searching. However, any text in a given book set on a graphical background or in handwritten fonts would most likely not be picked up by the OCR software, and is therefore not searchable. Also, a few larger books may be resampled to fit into the system, and may not have this searchable text background.

For printed books, we have performed high-resolution scans of an original hardcopy of the book. We essentially digitally re-master the book. Unfortunately, the resulting quality of these books is not as high. It's the problem of making a copy of a copy. The text is fine for reading, but illustration work starts to run dark, pixellating and/or losing shades of grey. Moiré patterns may develop in photos. We mark clearly which print titles come from scanned image books so that you can make an informed purchase decision about the quality of what you will receive.
Original electronic format
These ebooks were created from the original electronic layout files, and therefore are fully text searchable. Also, their file size tends to be smaller than scanned image books. Most newer books are in the original electronic format. Both download and print editions of such books should be high quality.
File Information
Watermarked PDF
Adobe DRM-protected PDF
These eBooks are protected by Adobe's Digital Rights Management (DRM) technology. To use them, you must activate your Adobe Reader software. Click here for more details.

Watermarked PDF

These eBooks are digitally watermarked to signify that you are the owner. A small message is added to the bottom of each page of the document containing your name and the order number of your eBook purchase.

Warning: If any books bearing your information are found being distributed illegally, then your account will be suspended and legal action may be taken against you.

Here is a sample of a page from a watermarked book:

File Last Updated:
March 10, 2014
This title was added to our catalog on January 24, 2014.