Close
Close
Advanced Search

From the Shroud #2

From the Shroud #2

ADD TO WISHLIST >
Watermarked PDF
$8.00

The second issue of an irregular ‘zine for Crypts and Things, with content compatible with other Old School games based on 1st or Original editions.

This small tome contains the following fragments of fear to bring your games to life.

Emerging from the mists this issue:

All Hail the Death Riders. Face death from above with these flying undead warriors, a new
monster for the game.

My Dirty Little Secret. A quick table of dark secrets that player characters can have, and
probably wish they hadn’t, at character generation.

Prince Ronas. A demonic Prince of an Other World, fit to become the characters’ latest
Nemesis.

The Pie Makers of Peoplolis. An adventure location in the Zarth’s City of Beggars (although they
may have a franchise near you).

A Strange Thing Happened on the Way to the Ruins. An encounter table of weird and wonderful
non-player characters to liven up otherwise dull and humdrum journeys.

The Place of Dark Hooks. The old lair of a foul Court Torturer, whose riches and secrets are said
to lie in its depths. A full Crypts and Things mini-module, usable with any OSR game, or even 5th
Edition with minor changes.

The Weird and Warped. A selection of ten Others, demonic monsters who live in the Should and who can be either summoned to Zarth or encountered in their lairs.

A Love Like Blood. How having a lover affects the character in the fine tradition of Swords
and Sorcery romances.

Varna’s Travelling Caravan. Neil Shaw details this group of travelling merchants who deal with the mysterious and harbour a dark secret.

Lost Locations. Ten strange and malignant l cations within the Shroud for your
adventurers to find treasure and terror in.

 
 Customers Who Bought this Title also Purchased
Reviews (0)
Discussions (1)
Customer avatar
Julien G August 31, 2020 9:53 pm UTC
Hello there! This was the last product released for C&T I believe - and it was some time ago now.
Any update on "Under Dark Spires"? I can't wait to put my filthy tentacles on it.
Thanks in advance!
Browse Categories
 Follow Your Favorites!
NotificationsSign in to get custom notifications of new products!
 Recent History













Product Information
Author(s)
Artist(s)
Pages
75
Publisher Stock #
d101-051
File Size:
4.22 MB
Format
Original electronic
Scanned image
These products were created by scanning an original printed edition. Most older books are in scanned image format because original digital layout files never existed or were no longer available from the publisher.

For PDF download editions, each page has been run through Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software to attempt to decipher the printed text. The result of this OCR process is placed invisibly behind the picture of each scanned page, to allow for text searching. However, any text in a given book set on a graphical background or in handwritten fonts would most likely not be picked up by the OCR software, and is therefore not searchable. Also, a few larger books may be resampled to fit into the system, and may not have this searchable text background.

For printed books, we have performed high-resolution scans of an original hardcopy of the book. We essentially digitally re-master the book. Unfortunately, the resulting quality of these books is not as high. It's the problem of making a copy of a copy. The text is fine for reading, but illustration work starts to run dark, pixellating and/or losing shades of grey. Moiré patterns may develop in photos. We mark clearly which print titles come from scanned image books so that you can make an informed purchase decision about the quality of what you will receive.
Original electronic format
These ebooks were created from the original electronic layout files, and therefore are fully text searchable. Also, their file size tends to be smaller than scanned image books. Most newer books are in the original electronic format. Both download and print editions of such books should be high quality.
File Information
Watermarked PDF
Watermarked PDF

These PDF files are digitally watermarked to signify that you are the owner. A small message is added to the bottom of each page of the PDF containing your name and the order number of your purchase.

Warning: If any files bearing your information are found being distributed illegally, then your account will be suspended and legal action may be taken against you.

Here is a sample of a page from a watermarked title:

File Last Updated:
June 20, 2019
This title was added to our catalog on June 20, 2019.