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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

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George F June 08, 2023 1:22 pm UTC
Is there any chance of getting a standard color hardcover of this? Or a B&W hardcover?
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Frank B January 23, 2018 12:08 am UTC
I'm just curious as to why there is no character sheet in the book? I've been playing and buying, RPG's for well over thirty years and this is the first game didn't include a character sheet (unless I missed it, which is possible I guess). I can't seem to find one on the publisher's web site either - which is also rather odd. I've seen the free one that's available here on Drivethru, but I've also seen some images of another one that seems to include more of the detail required for this game.
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Phillip J January 29, 2018 9:12 pm UTC
I believe that when your membership is activated that the website a downloads section then becomes available that has the other fan created sheet.
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Wilfred G May 04, 2018 5:18 am UTC
So, you never played AD&D?
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