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Species & Societies

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Species and Societies is a companion Thunderegg Productions' popular book, Character Webs, although either book can be used standalone. This book features systems that allow you to randomly or directly create new species for your games, and a series of kits that convert these species into PC-playable races for six, yes, six different RPG systems!

The book also features a generator for the cultures in which your new species live and a system for simulating the treachery and diplomacy between socieites. As a bonus, we've included a section on creating words and names in various new languages to provide an extra bit of flavor for your games.

We've provided support for The 13th Age Roleplaying Game, Dungeon World, Fate Core, Legend, The Pathfinder Roleplaying Game and Traveller. Each of these game systems gets new rules for designing your own playable races. And the book features a new, playable race for each game system!

This book is designed to be printer friendly. In general each section is self-contained and all you need for each sub-system fits on one page.

This book is being offered with a tip jar. I'm very proud of it and I want to make sure that anyone who wants this book can have it, regardless of budget. Feel free to tip if you've got the inclination or spare cash, but I'm more than happy with honest reviews, feedback or publicity. You can comment on our page at Please spread the word about Thunderegg and what we're doing with these books!

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David K January 04, 2022 10:22 pm UTC
I purchased character webs and have been recommending it to a few people, but i see it is no longer available. Will you be bringing it back?
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Timothy B January 30, 2020 10:17 pm UTC
The product description mentions a supplement called "Character Webs." I can't find a book with that title on DTRPG. Is it still available?
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William W August 30, 2014 10:57 pm UTC
Will this product work with the Stars Without Number RPG?
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Jacob R August 31, 2014 12:44 am UTC
Stars Without Number is one of my all - time favorite RPGs. I will work on a kit for generating races for SWN. Fluff - wise this book is compatible with every RPG.
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This title was added to our catalog on August 29, 2014.