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Bowl Or Die!


Derring do, and Derring don'ts!

Not only is this book the first new full- length Tales From The Floating Vagabond adventure to be published in over 20 years, it also has all the rules you need to run the game! This Quik-N-Dirty adventure has everything you need except for dice, pens or pencils, and up to 6 friends. If you’ve never experienced interdimensional drunken shenanigans, you’re in for a treat. If you have, welcome back!

This book contains:

a streamlined version of the Second Edition Tales From The Floating Vagabond Rules;

Bowl Or Die!, the adventure;

full-color Patron handouts;

full-color Bartender reference sheets;

beautiful art by Kira Woodmansee, Scott Lincoln, and Lucas Puryear;

and monkeys.

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Hal N July 08, 2018 4:41 am UTC
The file I got didn't have the Bartender or Patron pages...?
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Lee G July 08, 2018 5:16 am UTC
Well, that won't do at all! I'm terribly sorry that happened, and the responsible party (me) has been spanked (I'm a naughty publisher, yes, I am!). I have replaced the file withe the correct one, so that you may download and play.
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Chase S October 16, 2017 9:13 pm UTC
Out of curiosity, how different is Second edition Tales From the Floating Vagabond from the original? I still have the original rule book and 3 adventures, and I'm curious if they are easily compatible or not.

If they are significantly different... Is the streamlined version of 2nd ed contained here mostly the full rules or more like a quick start? Thanks!
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Lee G October 16, 2017 9:22 pm UTC
It's pretty much just a quick start. There are no character creation rules, for instance, but the new rules are much simpler than the original, and you should be able to adapt them to the old adventures with just a little bit of jiggery-pokery*.

*jiggery-pokery is illegal in Kansas and Belgium.
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Chase S October 16, 2017 10:05 pm UTC
Good to hear! I'll be grabbing a copy for myself shortly then. I was one of the holdouts in regards to Kickstarter until the last 2 years so I'd missed out on yours (would love to kick myself for that by the way).

Will the 2nd ed rules be coming out in physical form for those that missed the KS? I've been a fan of the game since it first came out and I'd buy a copy of 2nd ed in a heartbeat if it does! I saw that there was a big announcement coming on the KS page, but again... I unfortunately wasn't a backer.

Also... No worries on the jiggery-pokery as I'm in Tennessee. They do tend to frown on the good old Target Vomiting here though!
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Lee G October 16, 2017 10:14 pm UTC
Chase, not to worry; (well, worry, some, I mean - you've seen the world) the 2nd edition will be in hard copy,... eventually. That's all I can say. As for the big news on the KS page... you're soaking in it!
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Chase S October 16, 2017 10:27 pm UTC
You can definitely count on me to keep my eyes out for it then! Its a great game, and as a fan, I'm very grateful that you gave it new life. I've only just started looking at this PDF, but it looks like a lot of fun and it certainly looks like it captures the greatness of first edition. I can definitely figure out how to incorporate it with what I already have.

I really appreciate you sharing as much as you have with me here. Also, as I have been keeping occasional eyes on the KS comments in hopes of finding out a date for 2nd ed... I wish you much better health and happiness going forward! Thanks again and I'll definitely be owning 2nd ed once its released!
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This title was added to our catalog on October 16, 2017.