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Six Seasons in Sartar


SARTAR.  1619 ST.  

A group of young people come of age in an isolated mountain clan. They are the first generation born and raised after the Lunar Conquest, and saw their people bleed and die in Kallyr of Kheldon's failed rebellion.  Yet Kallyr still believes she is the one destined to liberate Sartar, and Fate--or Luck--is about to put these young Sartarites in her path...


"Six Seasons in Sartar," an epic six-scenrio campaign written for RuneQuest: Roleplaying in Glorantha but easily adaptable to other systems.  Based on the Third Age epic poem of the same name, the campaign plays like a novel, with character arcs, plot twists, and themes, but is still completely driven by players' choices and group tastes.

"The Riddle" and "Rites of Passage," a pair of female and male adulthood initiation rites usuable in any Heortling campaign.

"Episodes," a dozen "side quest" or "mini-games" usable in this or any other Sartar campaign.  These episodes include rules for cattle raids, courtships, mass battles, initiations, heroquests, weddings, funerals, feasts, and much more.

"HeroQuests," a chapter on running these in RuneQuest.

"The Starbrow," a version of Kallyr of Kheldon ready for use in RuneQuest.

Based on the popular blog series of the same name, "Six Seasons in Sartar" has been completely rewritten, revised, and expanded for this book. 

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clive W May 17, 2020 10:41 pm UTC
Will there be a print ( maybe POD ) version ? I much prefer print to PDF.
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Andrew M May 17, 2020 11:15 pm UTC
The Jonstown Compendium licensing agreement does not cover POD. Generally speaking, no JC titles have this option. However, Chaosium has very kindly offered a way to make this happen for "Six Seasons" so we are exploring the possibility. Nothing firm yet so i cannot make any promises, but we are working towards it.
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clive W May 18, 2020 7:02 am UTC
Thanks Andrew,

I must admit I'm surprised that the Jonstown licensing doesn't cover POD, I think it's a great idea. being an , ahem, older gamer I just prefer print - nothing like curling up in a comfy chair with a new RQ supplement to read...
Anyway hope it comes to fruition, look forward to it.
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Andrew M May 18, 2020 7:49 am UTC
I think the reason the Compendium doesn't normally have the POD option is that the products don't tend to be large books like this. But Chaosium has been very helpful in making it possible. The main obstacle at this stage, Clive, is that "being an, ahem, older gamer" MYSELF producing the document for POD demands lots of new fangled skills and software applications beyond my aging brain. I am reaching out to someone who can help me. I will keep you posted!
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Kevin M May 18, 2020 3:31 pm UTC
Put me down for one who would LOVE a PoD version of this. :)
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Robert A May 25, 2020 11:30 am UTC
I would also really like to see a PoD option realized.
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Andrew M May 25, 2020 11:42 am UTC
...and you shall be getting it!

Fortunately the support for the PDF was amazing, enough to justify a PoD. I had no intention of doing it if the PDF sales weren't there.
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Michael L May 17, 2020 5:47 pm UTC
Bookmarks would be nice too.
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FRANCOIS G May 16, 2020 4:32 pm UTC
Hey would it be possible to get a 'printer-friendly' version of the file with the background layer disabled? Thanks!
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