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The Book of Contemporary Magical Things is 134 pages of modern, seemingly mundane, items that are imbued with magical power. Some are quite minor; A tuning fork that will quiet a room, a pair cufflinks that tell you the name and family details of those with whom you shake hands, a set of polyhedral dice that temporarily change the fortune of the roller, but some are spectacular, or dangerously malevolent. From minor items to Earth shattering forces, these items are there for you to use as a Gamesmaster in your modern, horror, or superhero campaigns.

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Amanda F November 05, 2018 8:54 pm UTC
Is there a way to get in contact with you? I kickstarted the Book of Contemporary Magical Things and I love it. I love it so much, that I want to refer to it in a couple of Scenarios I'm writing for CoC and D20 Modern. I'm basically throwing together a mishmash of the Scooby gang, Warehouse 13 and items from the book as the main McGuffins. I would like permission to refer to items within the book and the book itself with proper credit and all that stuff. I'm going to be running these Scenarios at a local Gaming Convention as one offs and if they are popular enough I might think about offering them on here as pay what you want type of deals, but I want to make sure everything is legal and above board and I don't want to infringe on your intellectual property in the slightest.
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Michael S January 02, 2018 6:52 pm UTC
Will this be offered as a POD book? It seems like something I'd want to be able to flip through for inspiration.
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John T May 21, 2018 11:27 pm UTC
Looks like POD is available now. :)
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John T December 14, 2017 7:41 pm UTC
This book looks really intriguing to me but I have a question about it. I run a monster hunting campaign similar to the TV show Supernatural but with a bit more magic. Now my questions.
1) Roughly how much of the book would be applicable?
2) Can you add a sample item to the Full Size Preview? I know that is asking a lot but I did not find the TOC that helpful. :(
Thanks for listening! :D
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December 06, 2017
This title was added to our catalog on November 12, 2017.