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Chuubo's Marvelous Wish-Granting Engine

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The Chuubo’s Marvelous Wish-Granting Engine RPG is the new diceless RPG from Jenna Katerin Moran, author of the well-regarded Nobilis and an important contributor to Eos’ Weapons of the Gods and White Wolf’s Exalted RPG.

It’s a progressive, warm-hearted game that focuses on adventure and slice-of-life stories — think Laputa: Castle in the Sky or Kiki’s Delivery Service, but also Western stuff like Friendship is Magic, Harry Potter, and Adventure Time!

Pursue fabulous quests.

Progress through Issues.

And find a place for yourself in a world of breathtaking beauty.

The Chuubo's Marvelous Wish-Granting Engine RPG.

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John M August 31, 2015 1:57 pm UTC
What is the difference between the premium and standard editions? Just wondering because both are described as hard cover and colour but there's a $60 CDN price differential?
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Sarah M September 20, 2015 4:25 pm UTC
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Apparently the "premium" edition is printed on heavier, thicker, higher-quality paper. Reference: http://forum.rpg.net/showthread.php?760171-The-frustrating-saga-of-Eos-Sama-and-the-Chuubo-s-Marvelous-Wish-Granting-Engine-RPG/page23
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August 05, 2015 7:45 pm UTC
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The Quick Preview is dead. :(
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Abhishek R February 06, 2015 5:49 am UTC
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Love the pdf, it is really awesome. Have to play this soon, but I do notice that there is no front and back cover for the pdf, the first page is the one with Chuubo's Marvelous Wish-Granting Engine and the Dedication and Special Thanks. Also, I will love to buy a Hardcover of this. When can I expect that PoD?
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December 17, 2014 4:07 pm UTC
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Is there a reason a cover & back cover is not included in the pdf?
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Rand B January 03, 2015 12:02 am UTC
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My copy has a front and back cover. Which one did you download?
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Jason L December 02, 2014 8:41 am UTC
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I've followed up my brief review here with a much more in-depth review on RPGnet: http://www.rpg.net/reviews/archive/16/16250.phtml
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Paul H September 08, 2014 7:22 pm UTC
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I suspect I'm missing the glaringly obvious, but I can't find the character sheet. Lovely, lovely game though! Ta!
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Jason L September 20, 2014 11:11 am UTC
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There doesn't appear to be one; I must admit that I think that's a bit of an oversight as well. I mean, the stats are simple enough that you CAN just use a normal piece of paper, but it would be nice to have an official sheet with a place to track your current quests and XP, to note which perks you have, etc.
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Jenna M September 25, 2014 10:46 pm UTC
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To be totally honest, I don't feel ready to have one made. I want to see how a couple of things turn out in the first two supplements before I decide on the canonical character sheet format. I know that's silly and I'm probably being a weird artist goof type. ^_^
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Jason L October 01, 2014 10:17 pm UTC
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There are a few unofficial ones floating around if it helps, including one on the wiki here: http://chuubo.wikidot.com/mechanics
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Curt M September 04, 2014 8:52 pm UTC
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Somehow I missed this Kickstarter. Is there a POD version planned? If one purchases the PDF will there be a discount on the print? Thanks.
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Jenna M September 05, 2014 3:07 am UTC
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There is a PoD version planned.

I plan to click the option that lets you get the PDF free bundled with the print on demand. I figure Bits&Mortar is on to something there, and last time I checked DriveThru made that very easy.

I don't know if that applies retroactively. If it doesn't, I'll probably send out a discount coupon for the PoD to people who've bought the PDF not long after the PoD goes live. I think it *does* apply retroactively, which makes it very easy.

Honestly, I can't really imagine *not* pushing through something like that... but at the same time, I'd rather that be a happy surprise for PDF purchasers rather than something you go in expecting.
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Juan Felipe C September 21, 2014 2:36 pm UTC
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Do you have a rough idea of when the PoD version will be available? Please forgive my impatience, but it's such a beautiful book that I want to give it as a gift :)
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Jenna M September 25, 2014 10:44 pm UTC
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The PoD version will probably be out between mid-October and mid-December, but I don't yet know for sure.
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Andrew E December 04, 2014 12:39 pm UTC
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Looking forward to the PoD version. I have the PDF but reading it electronically doesn't do it justice.
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Richard Q September 03, 2014 7:56 pm UTC
Why is the PDF more expensive than the ePub version?
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Jenna M September 05, 2014 2:51 am UTC
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1) It includes the ePub version, and adds additional content in the form of a PDF version.
2) The development costs for a PDF are higher.
3) It's actually not; or, rather, it's the other way around. The ePub-only option is *cheaper* than the PDF&ePub bundle, because I wanted a cheap option available for people who struggle to afford $20!
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Richard Q September 06, 2014 8:34 pm UTC
Thank you for the reply.
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carlos F August 27, 2014 1:46 pm UTC
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When I bought the epub version I thougth this would also give access to the pdf one when it was released, or at least a discount . It seems that is not the case. Not satisfied.
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Jenna M August 29, 2014 6:37 am UTC
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I'm sorry to have discommoded you! I do hope to set up that discount, but I'm waiting for more of the kickstarter sponsors to pick up their copies. It looks like the only way I can actually do it is to send out a discount code by email to people who bought the ePub version. That includes, well, the kickstarter sponsors---and I don't want to muddy the waters for them.

I haven't decided at which percentage or day I'll just accept the possible increase in confusion and send that out. ^_^
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carlos F September 10, 2014 7:08 am UTC
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To be fair, I think it was mostly my fault, as I assumed things you never said at any moment. Nice game, though.
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