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Castles & Crusades Players Handbook, 7th Printing for the Phone

Note: This is the phone version of the Players Handbook.  For the larger sized, computer version of the PDF, please go HERE.

We’ve moved to the 7th printing of the Castles & Crusades Players Handbook. A pillar of the table top RPG industry, Castles & Crusades embodies the spirit of the old-school gamer with the easy to use modern mechanics. The Players Handbook has all you need to get started in a wild ride of adventure!

It’s easy to learn attribute-based rules system allows players to choose among 13 archetypal character classes and 7 races to create their characters. Spells, equipment, fast-paced combat rules, and all essential information needed to play a game of Castles & Crusades is in this book.

Dice and Monsters & Treasure sold separately.

Note: This is the phone version of the Players Handbook.  For the larger sized, computer version of the PDF, please go HERE.

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Daniel R October 20, 2019 9:40 am UTC
Make the content a little more readable by losing the background/page coloring ... otherwise - I'm itching to get this for my phone and point my non-C&C players to get to test out the game.
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Robert L October 10, 2019 6:08 am UTC
I clicked on the banner advertising this and other phone .pdfs. I appreciate the format, but there is something I take issue with. I own the traditionally formatted .pdf of this book. Some companies are updating their traditionally formatted .pdfs to include the phone .pdf, which I hope this becomes the norm. I am more than a little miffed by the prospect of being asked to pay for content I already own, albeit in a new format.
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Allan M October 11, 2019 8:03 pm UTC
Hi Robert,
I can sympathize about paying twice for the same content (it is a pet peeve), but I can also see things from the point-of-view of the Trolls. Someone had to work on this to make it a "Phone PDF." Someone probably spent hours coding in the links for it to work and the price is a way of recouping those costs. This cost should probably be incorporated into future releases, but at least for this first version, I am OK with paying for the increased convenience.
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Robert L October 12, 2019 12:19 am UTC
Allan, I understand your points. Thanks for sharing them. Andrews McMeel Publishing offers a free phone .pdf version of Zweihander if you own the original. They simply added the file for owners. If they can make it work, why not the Trolls? Companies lose money to test new markets. That's the price of doing business. I am hoping the "paying twice for the same content" does not become an industry standard and my comments here are a lame attempt to curtail that practice. Who knows, though, if enough people post, maybe change could come. Troll Lord Games gets my money as I think they are producing great material. I just don't wanna pay for the same stuff twice. Thanks a heap, Bob
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Trenton A October 16, 2019 4:54 pm UTC
I agree with Robert. Having to pay separately for a phone formatted edition of something you already own is ridiculous. Yes it is an additional cost to have to make a version formatted specifically for phones however it should be a selling point of your complete package not another chance to make a sale. Also why is it that the exact same rules cost $6.99 on the phone but the regular "not-phone" pdf costs $20? It's like a mobile game costing $2.99 but then upcharging to $14.99 when it goes to PC or console for the exact same game. All this says is that the game is worth $6.99 not $20 and that buying the regular PDF would be a waste of my money.

Meanwhile there are companies out there that will give me any additional digital formats for free when they update them such as an .epub file or black&white version for printing. Then you are seeing more and more companies offer the PDFs for free when you purchase a physical book so as to not make you choose between convenience and the feeling...See more
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Tim R October 18, 2019 4:14 pm UTC
I have already paid for the Players Handbook, physically and soft copy multiple times under more than one Kickstarter and direct purchase. It seems unnecessary that I pay yet another time for the content. I love C&C. I know TLG isn't the only company exploring the new format.
Beta->SVHS->LaserDisk->DVD->Blu-Ray->Digital->4K upgrades is a model, and one I am a sucker for, but an Enterprise like TLG shouldn't take a page out of the same playbook.

And I didn't have to pay twice for the ZWEIHANDER GRIM & PERILOUS RPG Phone PDF.
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