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The Fate Codex - Volume 1, Issue 7


The Fate Codex is a mostly-monthly e-zine featuring Quick Start Adventures and more for the Fate roleplaying system. The project, funded through Patreon, grows and swells as more patrons support our work. We've been lucky to have lots of folks pledge.

We've also been lucky enough to feature some really great artists, including Jeremy Kostiew, Mike Mumah, and Juan Ochoa. There's some great work in this piece and over 10,000 words of awesome Fate content, ready to be thrown into your next game of Fate.

Now we're bringing this content to you on DriveThruRPG, so you can find and download your issues easily.

In this seventh issue, we've got:

  • Our own Mark Diaz Truman walks through how to add the Discover action to your games of Fate in Actions as Intent: Discover in Fate Core, providing a new means of learning interesting information and clarifying the divide between Discover and Create Advantage.
  • A short story by Eddy Webb called Heel Heat, diving into the world of semi-pro wrestling.
  • Cheyenne Rae Grimes and Nicole Winchester talk about how to use Fate to set up your own reality TV show stories in Adding Reality to Your Fantasy, providing a framework for a Fate game on a reality TV show set.
  • Tara Zuber's quickstart, SPIRITs, in which you get to play a team of agents plunging into the minds of misers and liars to give them a last chance to reform.

Huge thanks to our great production team--John Adamus, Sally Christensen, Shelley Harlan, Amanda Valentine, and Thomas Deeny--for keeping us on task for this issue and pushing this thing forward. We hope you enjoy it!

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March 16th, 2015
The information on the Discover action is worth the price of the issue alone. Less for the actual action (though that's useful too) and more for the process of making a new action. Fate is modular, so the more tools you have in your kit the more things [...]
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