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Encounters Free Sample (Swords of Kos Fantasy Campaign Setting)

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Encounters is one of the five currently-available volumes of the popular and best-selling Swords of Kos Fantasy Campaign Setting and contains 21 system-free encounter tables for general and specific areas in the world of Kos, 14 nation-based and seven terrain-based. All of these tables can be used either individually or in conjunction with each another, and within the context of the Kos campaign setting or as part of any other appropriate milieu. Other sourcebooks for the campaign setting include Kos City, Kos Island, Lands Beyond Kos, and Lives of Kos, and we are currently in production with World of Kos -- and, ultimately, all of these will be combined into a single consolidated volume.

The Swords of Kos Fantasy Campaign Setting is a universal swords-and-sorcery milieu that has deliberately been designed to be system-free and compatible with any set of role-playing game rules suitable for ancient, medieval, or fantasy venues. It is especially suitable for games using the 5th Edition Dungeons & Dragons, OGL/d20, Pathfinder, “Basic” Dungeons & Dragons and Labyrinth Lord retroclone, and Advanced Dungeons & Dragons rules. The Swords of Kos Fantasy Campaign Setting is also fully supported by the d-Infinity Online (http://d-infinity.net) multi-platform webzine, which contains free bonus content, crunch material for a number of game systems, fiction, and other resources associated with it.

We produced this premium free extract of Encounters to give people a sense for what it contains and help introduce the Kos campaign setting to those as-yet unfamiliar with it. This publication contains:

* The first half of the full Introduction from Encounters.

* One-quarter size versions of the Kos Island, Aegean, and Mediterranean maps that appear in Encounters, each of which is given two full pages in that publication.

* Complete system-free encounter tables for one of the nation-states that appears in Kos campaign setting, the Republic of Rome. Other tables that appear in the full version of the publication are devoted to encounters in the countries of Kos, Abbadonia, Aígyptos, Amazonia, the Tetrarchy of Anatolia, Attica & City State of Athens, Çatalhöyük, Gades (City of the Dead), the Magocracy of Mesopotamia, the Grand Duchy of Porphyris, the Grand Redoubt of Trinacria, the Kingdom of Tyre, and the Syndicracy of Zueri.

* Complete system-free tables for Swamps, one of the terrain types covered in Encounters. Other terrain types covered in the full edition of the book include Coastal, Deserts, Forests, Hills, Mountains, and Plains. 

 
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