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Orian Fantasy Race Descriptors

Orian Fantasy Race Descriptors


Welcome to the book of Orian Fantasy Races! This book serves three core functions. First and foremost, it aims to create rules and mechanics for thirteen fantasy races. Second, it hopes to create flavorful descriptions of each of the races to inspire players and gamemasters alike. The third, and final purpose, is to minimize the work and maximize the fun of playing a fantasy game. 

The races included in this book are designed to function as secondary racial descriptors that player characters will have in addition to their normal non-racial descriptor. 

Requires the Cypher System Rulebook from Monte Cook Games.

Races Included: 

  1. Armorborn
  2. Centaurs
  3. Drow
  4. Echosmiths
  5. Fire-hearts
  6. Gnomes
  7. Humans
  8. Orcs
  9. Satyrs
  10. Shadows
  11. Tentaclest
  12. Treefolk
  13. Visionaries
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Oliver P June 05, 2019 11:31 am UTC
Nearly a year later, any previews?
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jerome R February 09, 2019 1:31 am UTC
I bought it to help me design my Fantasy game, but the race lore given here is for a Space Fantasy universe, each race living in its own planet.
I was interested in comparing their view of dwarves and elfs to the one provided by the Core book, but this document just gives the pages reference to the official material ! So automatons, changelings, dwarves, elves, giants, hellborns, and insectoids have no stats blocks. This is more than half the provided races.
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William W February 25, 2019 2:35 pm UTC
I apologize for any confusion, but this listing does not list the races you listed as races it provides the rules for. This product provides lore for 20 races and rules for 13 of those 20. I hope that clarifies!
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Garth C July 19, 2018 4:09 am UTC
How applicable is the human descriptor to non-fantasy settings? Is it pretty general, or does it contain some fantasy elements?
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William W July 19, 2018 12:48 pm UTC
All of the descriptors separate setting from rules, so you could take the rules for the human descriptor (or any of the descriptors) out of the setting.

It's also worth noting that the human descriptor entry is probably one of the less rule heavy descriptors in this product.

Hope that clarifies!
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Michael K June 10, 2018 1:49 am UTC
Page count? Previews?
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