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GURPS Classic: Creatures of the Night


Terror In The Darkness

Huge buildings that eavesdrop on unsuspecting guests. Hideous fish whose songs drive villages insane. Obscene voices whispering madness through the Net. Gruesome gardens full of living human organs. Crystalline creatures floating between our atmosphere and the starry depths of outer space. And things that look like vampires - but aren't . . .

This book describes a host of the most macabre, chilling and downright disgusting creatures that ever peered from the shadows or lurked just out of sight - or right in front of you. Some are microscopic, others too large to imagine. All will haunt your dreams.

Each creature includes:

  • Complete information on attributes, size, habitats and alternative names.
  • Descriptions of motivations, feeding habits and social patterns.
  • The creature's origins - and what it takes to get rid of it.
  • Ideas for introducing it into a campaign, and adventure seeds - lots of ideas for storylines.

You'll never feel safe again, anywhere. From the worlds of high fantasy to those of high tech, these creatures will make your skin crawl - literally . . .

The GURPS Basic Set is required to use this book in a GURPS campaign.

(This is a digital reprint of a GURPS Third Edition product.)

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January 07, 2018 8:39 pm UTC
How does this differ from the other "GURPS Creatures of the Night" installments (volumes 1-5) available here?

Are they completely disjoint (i.e., worth getting all 6)? Are the multi-volume sets a superset of this "Classic" volume (getting the 5-part series gives you everything in this volume)? Or is this a single-volume version of the multi-volume set?
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John S January 11, 2018 10:12 pm UTC
This product is for GURPS 3rd Ed. The other volumes are for GURPS 4th ed. The books do not overlap creatures.
I'm a huge fan of this book, just fantastic creatures for modern horror campaigns. Many would fit into a futuristic or fantasy without too much trouble.
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January 13, 2018 8:03 pm UTC
Thanks for the clarification!
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