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Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay Fourth Edition Rulebook

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Can’t put it down, can you? You know what’s in here. You’ve seen them. The twisted ones, the arrogant ones, the lost ones. Oh, you’d like to walk away and life be all cake and daisies, but you know you’re going here instead. You’ll try to convince yourself it’s because you’re greedy for the loot, or can’t resist a fight, but we all know the truth. So ready your sword, clean your pistol, and watch out for that dog – he might be small but he’s unreasonably vicious.

Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay takes you back to the Old World. Get the gang together, create your (anti)heroes, and set off to make your way through the vile corruption, scheming plotters and terrifying creatures intent on destruction.

The Fourth Edition Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay Rulebook contains everything you need for grim and perilous roleplaying adventures in the Old World.

 
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Coen C September 24, 2018 8:07 am UTC
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I was just wandering if you could upload some lighter version of the pdf. My tablet is having a hard time rendering it. Great example is Zweihander, they offer two versions of pdf with different dpi.
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Johan J September 23, 2018 5:17 pm UTC
If I loved 3rd edition but really couldn’t stand any of the earlier versions, is this for me?
I.e. is it more material for the FFG version, or is it a “Pathfinder” retake on the older stuff?
Thanks for any advice!
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Matt S September 23, 2018 8:41 pm UTC
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This is 1e & 2e inspired. Most of us despised 3e. This is nothing to do with FFG. FFG have lost all rights to have anything to do with Games Workshop's licenses. This wont be for you.
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Rory H September 24, 2018 10:55 am UTC
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Setting wise, maybe. System wise, no.
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Giulio T September 24, 2018 2:45 pm UTC
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I think you are one of the few, far and wide, that loved 3rd without liking even the 1st edition.
No, I don't think will be for you.
But, to be honest, I would give this a try.

3rd edition was nothing WarHammer, system wise, and never will be.
I still found 1st edition more pleasant, but this 4th is really come close, polishing a few aspects.
Perhaps, 1st vs 4th, I like more the arts of the 1st. System wise 4th is perhaps a step forward.
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Johan J September 24, 2018 4:48 pm UTC
OK, too bad about the version. Thanks for the reply!
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Giulio T September 18, 2018 7:37 pm UTC
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Got the PDF and ordered the hardcover.
Reading the comments I was hoping a bit more from drawings and overall book look.
Still a reall nice book and I like what I'm reading so far.
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September 18, 2018 6:01 pm UTC
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Thank you the response. Based on Cubicle 7 site looks like they have it. I guess my question is when will stores in the US get the physical copy?
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Matt S September 18, 2018 9:57 pm UTC
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no-one has the hardcopy yet. it isn't out yet. it is due this month though. direct pre-order customers will get their copies first, then distributors and retailers will get their copies.
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September 16, 2018 4:22 pm UTC
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So is it October for the core rulebook physical book release? That is what I would guess.
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Matt S September 17, 2018 10:04 am UTC
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http://shop.cubicle7store.com/epages/es113347.sf/en_GB/?ObjectPath=/Shops/es113347_shop/Products/CB72400
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Matt S September 19, 2018 3:01 pm UTC
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After a conversation I had today with Cubicle 7, I'd say that your guess is now correct. Shame.
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Frank T September 19, 2018 7:20 pm UTC
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Is that an October release to the pre-order buyers or to the retail market? I'm, sorely tempted to cancel my order for the spiffy version and just get the regular rulebook. I hate to pay a lot for a fancy copy that will have the same errors in it as the regular rulebook, whether the errors are mere typos or rules changes and such (Witch Hunter without a pistol?)
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Mark H September 19, 2018 9:00 pm UTC
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Witch Hunter does have a pistol [or crossbow pistol], the Interrogator does not
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Matt S September 19, 2018 9:11 pm UTC
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October for pre-order. Maybe also for retail too, I cannot say.. Ranged weapons were kept from all starting characters except the Road Warden (who gets a crossbow) as ranged weapons are OP as **** in this system lol
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Matt S September 19, 2018 9:22 pm UTC
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Sorry, badly worded reply. October is for pre-order release, though retailers may or may not get their copies in October. It may be later than that. Also the PDF for the Starter Set may or may not get a release this month.
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Diego B September 11, 2018 7:45 am UTC
How many days left to the starter set pdf? Thanks!
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Matt S September 11, 2018 9:11 am UTC
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The website just says "September" for the starter set PDF, and October for the physical version. So, if they keep to that, it'll be out sometime in the next 19 days.
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Diego B September 11, 2018 9:35 am UTC
Yes..... I hope as soon as possible.
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Matt S September 11, 2018 10:17 am UTC
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I already pre-ordered it, so at east I know I'll get it quickly when it does come
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Diego B September 11, 2018 6:26 pm UTC
I only want the pdf version. I do not think I can do the pre-order for the starter-set.
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Matt S September 12, 2018 10:25 am UTC
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Fair enough. I just want the maps and handouts and characters for use at the table, plus I know I will end up collecting all the WFRP 4e stuff. Am also curious as to what the dice with it will be like.
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Michael H September 04, 2018 2:43 am UTC
Preview not working...
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Matt S September 04, 2018 5:45 am UTC
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It only shows the front cover and the table of contents, which is several pages, anyway.
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Matt S September 06, 2018 9:43 am UTC
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it's working again, but now shows the map
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August 30, 2018 12:48 am UTC
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How sure are we the physical copies will ship in 4 weeks?
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Matt S August 30, 2018 2:57 am UTC
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end of september is very realistic
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CESAR L August 29, 2018 4:22 am UTC
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Is this (finally) the final version?
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Matt S August 29, 2018 5:11 am UTC
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yes. the big clue is that it no longer says 'pre order'.
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Frank T August 24, 2018 3:36 pm UTC
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If this is the finished version of the rulebook, the next logical question is: When will the book go to print? Looking forward to getting the new rulebook as well as the Starter Set.
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Matt S August 24, 2018 4:57 pm UTC
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They'll be shipping the physical copies out in about 4 weeks. Starter Set PDF will appear soon.
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Matt S August 24, 2018 5:08 pm UTC
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Also the freebies such as pregens, character sheet, and a scenario, will appear on the C7 site when the hardcover ships.
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Jay W August 28, 2018 6:50 am UTC
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They've promised errata at that time too.
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Joseph G August 22, 2018 11:11 am UTC
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Is this the full rulebook in PDF form? Like you can play the full game with this?
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Matt S August 22, 2018 3:19 pm UTC
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It is, for now, the preview. The final version will come when it comes. The preview is playable, with some attention, common sense, and such. Buying this now will get you the preview version, then, when they final does arrive, you will be entitled to that. It is, as it says, a pre-order.
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Matt S August 20, 2018 5:28 pm UTC
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According to facebook, which I don't use, but which a friend who does use it sent me a screenshot from, the final version should be up "soon", and in the meantime, they'd like us to buy the scan of Middenheim lol
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Rory H August 21, 2018 3:58 am UTC
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Middenheim? Do you mean Marienburg? The City of the White Wolf isn't up yet.

But yes, we are waiting patiently for the final version…...
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Matt S August 21, 2018 5:13 am UTC
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No, I mean Middenheim. It's been up for about 12 hours

https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/250285/Warhammer-Fantasy-Roleplay-First-Edition--Middenheim-City-of-Chaos
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Rory H August 21, 2018 10:25 am UTC
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Oh, well thank you for the heads up! :)
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Matt S August 21, 2018 10:30 am UTC
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No worries :)
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Mark H August 18, 2018 10:16 am UTC
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I've ordered the hard copy from C7, but am itching to lay my hands on the pdf for now...no news on how delayed it is going to be, but if they're listening to any criticisms, etc. from those with the preview edition [which I do not have], then I would rather they get it right than rush it out....just wish there was some up-to-date news on the release date, or even more additions to their blog as to updates/changes they may be making.

Also I would be very interested to know if there will be a Conversion Guide for v1 and v2 to update to v4 [never bothered with v3], as I have all the material for those.

Here's hanging on in anticipation!
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Matt S August 18, 2018 4:05 pm UTC
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Funny, they are pretty good and pretty fast at emailing out download links for the preview copy to people who have ordered directly from them. Surprised you don't have it yet. Am assuming you placed that order very recently, as they are super busy right now, but still good and fast with the links.
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