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Mike's World: The Forsaken Wilderness Beyond

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MIKE'S WORLD: THE FORSAKEN WILDERNESS BEYOND expands on the fantasy world first introduced in Gary Gygax's dungeon module B2: THE KEEP ON THE BORDERLANDS. If you have ever wondered what perilous lands further surround the Keep, this is the book for you.

MIKE'S WORLD includes 14 hand-drawn wilderness maps of war-torn lands with details of their monstrous denizens, ancient ruins, eldritch mysteries, and more. It is perfect for all levels of campaign play and for both complete novices as well as for those who have played for decades.

DETAILS, PLEASE?

This book was made with Moldvay/Cook's 1981 Dungeons & Dragons rules, but it can easily be used with other versions of the game.

WHAT IT IS NOT:

This world is not for collecting, not for reading, not for gazing at, and not for displaying on your coffee table. It has no art, no stylish formatting, no production values at all. If you aren't going to use and abuse this in a game, there's no reason to buy it.

WHAT IT IS:

The word for this is FUN. This is the world you could have made when you were 12 years old, but were too lazy. There are no long-winded histories, complicated calendars, detailed weather charts, intricate genealogies, complex pantheons, or anything of the sort. This is a no-nonsense campaign setting for playing D&D.

YOU CAN PREVIEW ALL 32 PAGES.

You read that right. You can freely preview every single page of this book. It's like you're flipping through this in a bookstore before you make your decision to buy.

Fight on!

 
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Steve K July 17, 2021 9:43 pm UTC
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This world is not for collecting, not for reading, not for gazing at, and not for displaying on your coffee table. It has no art, no stylish formatting, no production values at all. If you aren't going to use and abuse this in a game, there's no reason to buy it.

I Disagree sir these are some top tier pencil maps and for that it has great style and art. currently waiting on my printed version i decided to use Gimp to cut out each map and stitch them together. i even added the KOTB map, mostly to see if they fit together, and im really impressed with your map making! any way if you want a copy i got the Mega bites at 9.39 and i have added and scaled the missing map. Id love for it to be added free by me to the PDF!
P.S. i can remove the KOTB map as well.
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Geoffrey M July 21, 2021 1:12 am UTC
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Steve, thank you for your kind words. I'd love to have copies of the map you stitched together, both the one with and the one without the KOTB map. I don't see why I couldn't add the latter version of your map to the PDF for free. :)
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Adrian M July 22, 2021 9:15 pm UTC
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That'd be great news! I'm about to kickstart a game with this + B2 :)
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Steve K July 23, 2021 12:59 am UTC
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is there an e mail or website i could send it to? also if i upload the full version its like 80 MB but i resized it down? not sure how to send this to ya?
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Geoffrey M July 23, 2021 3:51 pm UTC
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Of course! Please send it to this email address:
geof_mckinney@yahoo.com

Thanks a bunch! :)
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Steve K July 23, 2021 8:50 pm UTC
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just sent you one with the map legend and another e-mail with the missing map added!
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Geoffrey M July 23, 2021 9:57 pm UTC
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I just added to the digital files a page with all the maps combined. Thanks, Steve! :)
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Geoffrey M June 14, 2021 10:03 pm UTC
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Good news: The front cover has been added to the PDF. :)
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Jonathan B June 13, 2021 6:28 pm UTC
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I ordered both the PDF and the softcover. The PDF does not include the cover, so there's no way to know how the maps fit together. Some note on each map edge saying "to wilderness map 5" (or whatever) would have been extremely helpful, as otherwise you're left to take your best guess.

I assume the softcover will include the cover, but right now I am left waiting for it to arrive. For folks who bought only the PDF? Guess they're out of luck.
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Kevin A June 13, 2021 6:39 pm UTC
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Agreed that the cover should be included. To tide you over in the interim, they appear to hang together like this:

01-02-03-04-05

B2-06-07-08-09

10-11-12-13-14
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Geoffrey M June 14, 2021 10:04 pm UTC
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I have now added the front cover to the PDF, and the print version does indeed include the cover. And Kevin is correct about how the maps fit together. :)
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Kevin A June 15, 2021 3:19 pm UTC
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Thanks! And thanks for writing such an awesome module - really excited to run it.
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Kevin A June 13, 2021 6:18 pm UTC
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This is awesome, but ... why does the pdf not include the cover? It shows how all the maps hang together, so it would be nice to have (admittedly it's not that complicated, but still).
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Jimmy F May 14, 2021 9:34 pm UTC
FYI. Your book is featured in this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0cQ6xgjP8A8
Enjoy!
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