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Five Torches Deep: Duels

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Engage in tactical, nuanced, blow-by-blow duels in a separate melee combat system built for Five Torches Deep

This rules supplement is designed for Five Torches Deep but is compatible with any six stat fantasy rpg with swords and armor class. Not meant to replace all forms of combat, FTD: DUELS split out a subsystem for truly meaningful and unique fights.

Battle the Evil Emperor atop their Spire of Hate; slay the robber baron at the end of the magitech railroad; give widgets and options and tactics to sword-swingers of all stripes, and more! The supplement includes rules for:

  • A complete, detailed dueling system
  • Weapon length-based initiative
  • Specific actions like disarm, trip and parry
  • A new "weapon maneuver" system that lets you attack AND do something cool in a round
  • Comprehensive melee weapon rules (different grips, maneuvers, damage types)
  • 18 example weapons that all have a reason to be used
  • A new Duelist Archetype available to all classes
  • Rules for terrain, monsters, and mounted combat 

The PDF is laid out in the same style as Five Torches Deep (landscape, US letter paper, three columns) to make it easy to view on screens and print at home; and has been illustrated with all new original artwork by Per Folmer.

 
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William E May 02, 2020 7:29 am UTC
Hello! I have a couple of questions:

Does this book cover spellcasting in duels at all?

Does it address ranged weapons at all (having someone initiate a duel against an enemy holding a ranged weapon, firing into a duel, or firing an off-handed ranged weapon at an opponent)?

Are stats included for using fist weapons or bare knuckles?

Thanks!
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Ben D May 02, 2020 11:38 am UTC
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Spellcasting: briefly
Ranged: no
Fists: not directly. There are some grappling type maneuvers however.
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William E May 06, 2020 5:52 am UTC
Thanks for the info!
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Samuel M March 15, 2020 11:55 pm UTC
Any plans to add more crunchy systems to FTD?
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Ben D March 16, 2020 2:52 am UTC
PUBLISHER
Yes! Just released Homesteads, working on a few others as well.
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Samuel M March 16, 2020 3:17 am UTC
Awesome! I'm looking for OSR with some crunch!
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Jason C February 15, 2020 3:19 am UTC
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Will there be a pod version of this product?
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Ben D February 15, 2020 4:36 am UTC
PUBLISHER
Unfortunately no, since it is too short for the minimum page count of this size. However we might include it in future bundles.
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