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Wild West Countdown Deck

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This deck of playing cards is primarily designed for Wild West-themed Savage Worlds settings. It offers the following special features:

1. Four jokers instead of the usual two, each with a suit. This will make your Savage Worlds games even crazier!

2. Prominent “countdown numbers” at the top of each card. These can be used for determining initiative order, without having to worry about suit precedence: just count down from highest to lowest.

3. A location illustration in the center of each card (except jokers). Use these locations to build a random frontier town map by drawing cards and laying them face up in a grid. Ace cards represent locations slightly outside of town, and should be placed at the edge of the map. Jokers can represent special events. This map can also be used for urban shootouts using the “Dogfights & Duels” Chase rules described in Savage Worlds.

4. A unique “wild symbol” at the bottom of each card. This symbol can be used as an improvisational prompt—for example, a “pawprint” might indicate a wild animal, tracks, hunters, or even a supernatural predator. These symbols can also provide inspiration for Dramatic Tasks, Chases, Interludes, random complications, generating adventures, and so on.

   

 
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September 9th, 2019
Awesome deck for a western game. It can be used as an action deck, chase deck or to flash out a city layout or come up with interludes using the symbols at the bottom of the cards. For those of us who have a hard time remembering the order of the suits [...]
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This title was added to our catalog on August 31, 2019.