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Maelstrom was one of the classic Roleplaying games of the 1980’s,
innovative in design and setting alike.

This brand new version of the game focuses on supernatural investigation in early Victorian England.  Ghosts, faeries, monsters and worse are to be found in the isolated rural villages and new urban slums alike.

The game features a lifepath system to create characters that are detailed and yet competent for the tasks they will face.  The rules provide fast and flexible gameplay whilst still covering most in-play situations.  The free-form magickal system allows an appropriately trained character to accomplish almost a price.

This core book includes a full guide to life in 1850 and notes are provided allowing the game to be set in any other part of the 19th century.  Two sample settings are outlined, along with guidance on developing your own setting.

So grab your dice, open this book and enter the world of Maelstrom

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Asen G December 16, 2017 12:41 pm UTC
Did the Christmas sale end? Too bad, I was planning to grab this book.
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Graham B December 16, 2017 8:23 pm UTC
It didn't, but somehow this reverted to normal price. I have fixed it now though!
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Jay W October 21, 2017 4:03 pm UTC
I got this as part of the recent Bundle of Holding along with the Northern Yorkshire Moors books but they didn't get added to my DtRPG/RPGNow account when the books became available here. Do I need to contact some one at Bundle of Holding or Arion Games with my Bundle order info to get them added?
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Jay W October 23, 2017 8:47 pm UTC
I got it added yesterday. If you got it as part of the Bundle of Holding just log into your Wizard's Cabinet and it and the Northern Yorkshire Moors ought to be added. Bundle support updated things after I contacted them to see about getting it added. If they don't show up still contact Bundle of Holding and support can get it added.
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Jay L October 21, 2017 2:03 pm UTC
Any plans on doing this as a PoD?
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Dani-el W October 25, 2017 10:31 am UTC
I'm waiting for that, too.
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