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Received TOR Loremaster's Screen and Lake-town Sourcebook in the mail today...

Otaku-sempai
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Oct 25 2012, 11:40pm


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Received TOR Loremaster's Screen and Lake-town Sourcebook in the mail today... Can't Post

I had pre-ordered these some time ago from Amazon.com, but the release date changed to the end of October.

The Lake-town Sourcebook is a 36-page (counting front and back covers), staple-bound book detailing the people and culture of Esgaroth seven years after the demise of Smaug. It includes a map of Lake-town with descriptions of key locations; new monsters for The One Ring rpg, including two goblin-variants and the Marsh-ogre; conversion of treasure points into coinage; and Men of the Lake as a new playable culture along with a sample character (Frida, Daughter of Finnulf).

The Loremaster's Screen consists of four panels of (extremely) heavy cardstock. The outside is a lovely color illustration of Lake-town; inside, nicely organized, are all of the tables that a Loremaster should need to referee a game session. There is even a quote from Thorin Oakenshield: "There is nothing like looking, if you want to find something."

Hopefully, it won't be too long before I can actually try some of this material out on some players.

'There are older and fouler things than Orcs in the deep places of the world.' - Gandalf the Grey, The Fellowship of the Ring

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Received TOR Loremaster's Screen and Lake-town Sourcebook in the mail today... Otaku-sempai Send a private message to Otaku-sempai Oct 25 2012, 11:40pm
    Let me know how it plays Lausus Send a private message to Lausus Oct 27 2012, 2:06am

 
 
 

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