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Anansi's Tapestry of Lives

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Anansi’s Tapestry of Lives is a must-have compendium built around 110 fully illustrated unique and useful NPCs that you and your players will love. Each NPC has an intro monologue, bio, personality, driving goal, and quirk. The book includes loads of supportive content like of stat blocks, magic items, roll tables, inventories, story tables, and side quests! 

While all of our mechanics are compatible with D&D 5th Edition, Anansi's content is primarily story-driven, making it suitable for any other fantasy tabletop roleplaying game.

NOTE: You're purchasing a 318 page early release copy, which will be updated with additional content August 2023, bringing the page total to over 340 pages. If you've purchased this copy, your update will be listed as a free upgraded version under this listing.

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Jason P July 25, 2023 11:45 pm UTC
Anansi's Journal of Common Places - will this be available here or only through the backerkit pre-order? And, if I order the Tapestry PDF and Journal of Common Places via backerkit preorder, will that be delivered via DTRPG or should I just purchase here?
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Jimmy F July 11, 2023 11:03 am UTC
Is the full-size preview for the correct file? The catalog page talks about NPCs, items, tables, etc., but the preview is of a subclass and feats?
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Jamie V July 11, 2023 4:57 pm UTC
Thanks for your question! Starting at page 4/5 of the preview you'll see the first NPC, the junk artificer Albador Abador (written by Keith Baker). Like many compendiums we have a small section of player focused options at the beginning of the book (just 10 pages - 5 subclasses/5 feats). Let me know if you have more questions.
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This title was added to our catalog on July 10, 2023.