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"Problems with your players being frustrated at your non-player characters? Looking for the hidden social combat system that's been part of classic fantasy role-playing for over 30 years? Do you want your social encounters to be navigated by player skill, rather than by what's on the character's sheet or how good the player's personal charisma is? Are you looking for the fast way to generate memorable and long term non-player characters? Do you want every table result regarding non-player characters to be instantly gameable, rather than trying to figure out how they are ever going to discover what you rolled?

Then get this book and watch those problem social encounters disappear, to be replaced by everyone talking about how awesome your encounters are.

This is a compiled volume of information for players of Classic Fantasy Role-Playing games, Including: encounter procedures; non-player character design; objective resolution to social encounters; social combat; argumentation procedures; and advice on managing players."

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Evan L March 15, 2023 6:05 am UTC
Why is this $20? Sell me on it.
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Ancient S October 26, 2022 1:58 am UTC
Agreed. Way too expensive for PDF. Perhaps if there was a POD option, that price would be more reasonable.
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Corey W August 19, 2021 12:00 am UTC
This looks interesting, and I'm definitely wishlisting it. But I'm going to have to wait for a steep sale.
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Richard H September 15, 2021 3:58 pm UTC
Totally agreed. This is more expensive than many of the rulebooks for system that it can be used for.
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June 25, 2013
This title was added to our catalog on June 22, 2013.