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The Imperfect Lotus is a PDF-exclusive (not available in print) Exalted Second Edition supplement to the upcoming release, Scroll of the Monk. Many rare and exotic martial arts are practiced in Creation. Within this tome are enclosed some of the rarest, arts uncommon even compared to their rarified brethren. When your Exalt's back is against the wall and all hope seems lost, these styles' unexpected techniques may be what's necessary to turn the tables. Players and Storytellers intrigued by such esoteric fighting arts should inquire within. A martial arts sourcebook for Exalted featuring eight supernatural martial arts styles, ranging from simple Terrestrial styles to powerful Celestial fighting arts.

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November 30th, 2009
I found this supplement to be very well written. The Terrestrial Martial Arts presented each filled a niche that was not covered in the printed Scroll of the Monk. The 4 virtue based Celestial Martial Arts are an unusual take on the Exalted Martial Art [...]
November 5th, 2009
The styles are cool, but some seem to not be as well-balanced as they can be a few years after. Still, I think the Virtue styles are some of the better ones in Second Edition, the fluff is cool and I would suggest it strongly. [...]
April 11th, 2008
Although pricey, I think this has been both an excellent product, and a great experiment in White Wolf's attempt at PDF only material. I think that with enough goading, they might be convinced to reduce the price on future attempts, especially consider [...]
May 10th, 2007
This book is really interesting, and useful as it describes several additional martial arts styles. [...]
January 23rd, 2007
I actually quite like this little supplement, because the martial arts presented inside are perfect for many of my characters. I play a Marukani character, for instance, and I wish I'd had Lightning Hoof Style when I was making her. And of course, I'm [...]
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This title was added to our catalog on October 31, 2006.