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Old-School Spell Cards for Old-School Essentials (OSE) and Other OSR RPGs

This beautiful set of 116 poker-sized spell cards features old-school black-and-white art and is printed on sturdy, low-gloss, UV-coated paper. The cards are printed on both sides ("Cleric Spells" or "Magic-User Spells" on one side and the spell details on the other side). The cards include all the open content spells from the Old-School Essentials Classic for both Clerics and Magic-Users. They also include separate, illustrated cards for the different types of elementals that can be summoned in the game. Although these cards are specifically designed to be compatible with Old-School Essentials, they also work with other B/X-derived OSR games as well.

This product costs more than my first product (Classic Old-School Character Class Reference Cards) because it has so many cards and such a big art budget (at least for me). I love the old-school black-and-white art on these cards and hope others will too. These cards are useful for both players and GMs. Make your spells easier to reference and a bit more magical today.


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Greg B January 14, 2023 6:00 am UTC
Would you consider creating cards for the Druid and Illusionist spells in OSE Advanced Fantasy?
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David N January 15, 2023 9:13 pm UTC
I asked Necrotic Gnome for permission to do these (because they are not part of the OSE SRD), but they politely declined.
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Jaime P December 23, 2022 4:46 am UTC
How are we supposed to print the PDF to be correct sized cards?
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David N December 27, 2022 9:47 pm UTC
You should be able to print them out on any printer at 100% size but you will need to cut them out yourself. They are standard US poker-sized cards and can be sleeved. I highly recommend getting the professionally printed cards from DriveThruRPG to avoid the extra work involved, but I made the cards available in PDF because some people like to DYI or take digital screenshots for use in VTTs.
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This title was added to our catalog on September 12, 2022.
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