Berinncorte Archive

  • Dark Obelisk I: Berinncorte Adventure Book This massive first installment of the ambitious Dark Obelisk AP clocks in at a thoroughly impressive 497 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 5 pages of ToC, 4 pages blank, 2 pages of SRD, leaving us with 483 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This was move up in my review-queue as a prioritized review and I received a print copy, further moving this up in my review queue.   Now, at this point, I have already talked about several of the unique properties of this AP – reward stars, quadded statblcoks and attitude trackers. I explained those in the reviews of the books where they are most […]

    Dark Obelisk I: Berinncorte Adventure Book

    Dark Obelisk I: Berinncorte Adventure Book This massive first installment of the ambitious Dark Obelisk AP clocks in at a thoroughly impressive 497 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 5 pages of ToC, 4 pages blank, 2 pages of SRD, leaving us with 483 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This was move up in my review-queue as a prioritized review and I received a print copy, further moving this up in my review queue.   Now, at this point, I have already talked about several of the unique properties of this AP – reward stars, quadded statblcoks and attitude trackers. I explained those in the reviews of the books where they are most […]

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  • Dark Obelisk I: Berinncorte Dramatis Personae & Bestiary This massive TOME of a book clocks in at 487 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page mission statement, 2 pages of editorial, 2 pages of ToC, 2 pages of SRD, 1 page blank, leaving us with 478 pages of material, so let’s take a look!   Well, before we do, let us pause for a second and recap the unique aspects of Infinium Game Studios-releases that we’ve covered so far, all right? In my review of the Player’s Guide and the pregens, I talked briefly about the alternate character progression system via reward stars. (It can be easily ignored in favor of XP, just fyi.) In the pregen-book, I noted the […]

    Dark Obelisk I: Berinncorte Dramatis Personae & Bestiary

    Dark Obelisk I: Berinncorte Dramatis Personae & Bestiary This massive TOME of a book clocks in at 487 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page mission statement, 2 pages of editorial, 2 pages of ToC, 2 pages of SRD, 1 page blank, leaving us with 478 pages of material, so let’s take a look!   Well, before we do, let us pause for a second and recap the unique aspects of Infinium Game Studios-releases that we’ve covered so far, all right? In my review of the Player’s Guide and the pregens, I talked briefly about the alternate character progression system via reward stars. (It can be easily ignored in favor of XP, just fyi.) In the pregen-book, I noted the […]

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  • Dark Obelisk I: Berinncorte Extended Pregenerated Characters The biggest collection of pregens ever to come my way clocks in at an impressive 407 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 2 pages of ToC, 1 page studio-introduction, 2 pages SRD, 1 page blank, leaving us with 398 pages of content. Yeah. Ouch. That’s a TON of statblocks.   This book was moved up in my review-queue due to me receiving a print copy and furthermore, it was prioritized by my patreons.   Now, included among these would be the standard pregenerated characters, available as their own separate pdf for PWYW, so consider that file to be an excellent teaser/first look of what to expect from this gigantic tome. […]

    Dark Obelisk I: Berinncorte Extended Pregenerated Characters

    Dark Obelisk I: Berinncorte Extended Pregenerated Characters The biggest collection of pregens ever to come my way clocks in at an impressive 407 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 2 pages of ToC, 1 page studio-introduction, 2 pages SRD, 1 page blank, leaving us with 398 pages of content. Yeah. Ouch. That’s a TON of statblocks.   This book was moved up in my review-queue due to me receiving a print copy and furthermore, it was prioritized by my patreons.   Now, included among these would be the standard pregenerated characters, available as their own separate pdf for PWYW, so consider that file to be an excellent teaser/first look of what to expect from this gigantic tome. […]

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  • Dark Obelisk I: Berinncorte Player’s Guide (system neutral) This Player’s Guide for the first part of the massive Dark Obelisk-saga clocks in at 51 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial/KS-thanks, 2 5 pages blank, 1 page ToC, 2 pages of explanations of the peculiarities of this game studio (more on that in other Dark Obelisk-reviews) leaving us with 43.5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This was moved up in my review queue due to me receiving a print copy of the book.   First thing you’ll notice: The first content-bearing page pretty much provides quick: “Determine in 10 minutes” basics: Berinncorte is a typical fantasy city of 100 -200 citizens, has library, butcher, […]

    Dark Obelisk I: Berinncorte Player’s Guide (system neutral)

    Dark Obelisk I: Berinncorte Player’s Guide (system neutral) This Player’s Guide for the first part of the massive Dark Obelisk-saga clocks in at 51 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial/KS-thanks, 2 5 pages blank, 1 page ToC, 2 pages of explanations of the peculiarities of this game studio (more on that in other Dark Obelisk-reviews) leaving us with 43.5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This was moved up in my review queue due to me receiving a print copy of the book.   First thing you’ll notice: The first content-bearing page pretty much provides quick: “Determine in 10 minutes” basics: Berinncorte is a typical fantasy city of 100 -200 citizens, has library, butcher, […]

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