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The FREE, Revised PDF version of the “Ghastly Affair Presenter’s Manual” is now available. Bookmarked, hyperlinked, and screen-optimized. Download it here.
The “Ghastly Affair Presenter’s Manual” gives you everything you need to run the Gothic Game of Romantic Horror. Bring the Ghastly Age of Marie-Antoinette, the Marquis de Sade, and Napoleon to terrifying life!
The “Ghastly Affair Presenter’s Manual” includes:
An in-depth discussion of preparing and running game sessions, with guidance on creating properly Gothic plots, and practical advice on how to maintain the proper atmosphere.
A full list of Creatures and Adversaries, from wolf packs to fearsome Possessor Demons! Also includes guidelines for a range of human Antagonists, from decadent Aristocrats to Raging Lunatics!
A complete chronology of the wild Incidents and Scandals of the Ghastly Age, covering the years from 1765 to 1820. Use it as a source of plots, to determine character backgrounds, or as inspiration for your own fictional Gothic world.
Full lists of Gothic genre conventions, expanded treatments of drugs and diseases, alternate rules for Ability Contests, and more. Plus, guidelines for bringing the physical Incarnations of Death, The Devil, and more to your game!
Coming by June 2016: You’ll be able to feast on illustrated hardcopy editions of both the “Ghastly Affair Player’s Manual” and the “Ghastly Affair Presenter’s Manual”!
“Ghastly Affair Presenter’s Manual” Free PDF – Intended for Mature Audiences