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Nobilis: The Essentials, Volume 1


There is a hidden world of spirit that surrounds us.

Within that world dwell the Nobilis.

They are creatures half-human and half-god. Each holds dominion over a single concept in the world.

You have heard the stories and rumors of the Nobilis.

You have heard of the fates of those who encounter them.

Herein you will find a guide to dealing with these Powers and their
attendant spirits.

Herein you will find the third edition of the Nobilis RPG---a diceless roleplaying game, completely updated and rewritten for modern sensibilities, that you may use to tell new stories of the Nobilis' lives.

(Updated again in 2022 with minor text changes and new art.)

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Thomas V December 05, 2018 7:52 am UTC
Does anyone know if this will be available in PoD at some point ?
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Taper W October 03, 2019 9:16 pm UTC
It will almost certainly not; the publisher and the author parted ways with a great deal of acrimony. (That's the short version, and being overly kind to the publisher. Investigate the history of the Chuubo's Marvelous Wish-Granting Engine Kickstarter for details.) The author, Jenna Moran, is currently working on games spun out of these rules and cosmology -- CMWGE and the forthcoming Glitch -- but there's a 4th edition of Nobilis planned in the vague future.
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nightpool . March 20, 2022 3:23 pm UTC
Now that the new art and layout has been republished, PoD seems like a possibility
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Daniel M March 23, 2022 1:38 am UTC
The author has stated that the 2022 edition will definitely become available for POD, but still needs some revision to the cover and some time-consuming proofing rounds before it's ready. ETA is a few months from now at least.
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Joshua H October 21, 2022 11:35 pm UTC
Has anyone heard any update on the PoD ETA?
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This title was added to our catalog on March 04, 2011.