Emily Ember Kubisz Archive

  • Cerulean Seas: Celadon Shores This massive supplement for aquatic adventuring clocks in at 138 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page kickstarter-thanks, 1 page SRD, leaving us with a massive 132 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   So, after a brief introductory text that introduces us to the subject matter with well-crafted fluff, we enter the meat of this book: Much like previous Cerulean Seas-expansions (which btw. is the must-have underwater-adventuring resource for PFRPG), this one depicts in lavish detail a part of the submerged world and the plethora of options that accompany it – after venturing to the lightless depths and the frigid regions of the world, this book […]

    Cerulean Seas: Celadon Shores

    Cerulean Seas: Celadon Shores This massive supplement for aquatic adventuring clocks in at 138 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page kickstarter-thanks, 1 page SRD, leaving us with a massive 132 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   So, after a brief introductory text that introduces us to the subject matter with well-crafted fluff, we enter the meat of this book: Much like previous Cerulean Seas-expansions (which btw. is the must-have underwater-adventuring resource for PFRPG), this one depicts in lavish detail a part of the submerged world and the plethora of options that accompany it – after venturing to the lightless depths and the frigid regions of the world, this book […]

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  • Remarkable Races Submerged: The Sunken Relluk This racial pdf clocks in at 15 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1/2 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 11.5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   The Relluk-race as presented in Alluria Publishing’s Remarkable Races-series has always been a favorite of mine in concept and imagery rather than in mechanical execution – strange, headless, crystal-topped living constructs that actually are balanced? Nice! The Sunken Relluk is more than a modification of serial numbers, though – beyond a modified imagery that makes the massive Tiki-style masks with bifurcated arms, the sunken relluks do sport some unique modifications. Racial stat-wise, they get +2 Con and Cha, -2 […]

    Remarkable Races Submerged: The Sunken Relluk

    Remarkable Races Submerged: The Sunken Relluk This racial pdf clocks in at 15 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1/2 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 11.5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   The Relluk-race as presented in Alluria Publishing’s Remarkable Races-series has always been a favorite of mine in concept and imagery rather than in mechanical execution – strange, headless, crystal-topped living constructs that actually are balanced? Nice! The Sunken Relluk is more than a modification of serial numbers, though – beyond a modified imagery that makes the massive Tiki-style masks with bifurcated arms, the sunken relluks do sport some unique modifications. Racial stat-wise, they get +2 Con and Cha, -2 […]

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  • Cerulean Seas: Beasts of the Boundless Blue This bestiary of aquatic (and water/swamp etc.)-themed creatures is 294 pages long, 1 page front cover, 2 pages editorial/KS-thanks, 2 pages of ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page blank inside of th4 back cover and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 286 pages of content, so let’s take a…   …what? 286 pages?? O_O Oh boy, that’s a lot ground to cover, so let’s get started! Emily E. Kusbisz’s introduction explains what to expect from this book: First of all, all races introduced by Cerulean Seas-books get their own entries and the book also contains ALL Cerulean Seas-creatures contained in the various bestiary-chapters of the respective books released so far – several […]

    Cerulean Seas: Beasts of the Boundless Blue

    Cerulean Seas: Beasts of the Boundless Blue This bestiary of aquatic (and water/swamp etc.)-themed creatures is 294 pages long, 1 page front cover, 2 pages editorial/KS-thanks, 2 pages of ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page blank inside of th4 back cover and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 286 pages of content, so let’s take a…   …what? 286 pages?? O_O Oh boy, that’s a lot ground to cover, so let’s get started! Emily E. Kusbisz’s introduction explains what to expect from this book: First of all, all races introduced by Cerulean Seas-books get their own entries and the book also contains ALL Cerulean Seas-creatures contained in the various bestiary-chapters of the respective books released so far – several […]

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  • Cerulean Seas: Azure Abyss This massive sourcebook for the aquatic unfathomable depths is 100 pages long, 1 page front cover, 2 pages editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page kickstarter-backer-thanks, 1 page poem and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 92 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   So what is the Azure Abyss? Essentially, it is the aquatic equivalent of the Underdark – the unfathomable depths and after a basic introduction including a glossary we delve into the hostile terrain that is encountered in the very lowest depth of the sea – abyssal depths and hadal depths – 10.000 ft beneath the waves until 20.000 feet for abyssal zones and below that, the hadal […]

    Cerulean Seas: Azure Abyss

    Cerulean Seas: Azure Abyss This massive sourcebook for the aquatic unfathomable depths is 100 pages long, 1 page front cover, 2 pages editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page kickstarter-backer-thanks, 1 page poem and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 92 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   So what is the Azure Abyss? Essentially, it is the aquatic equivalent of the Underdark – the unfathomable depths and after a basic introduction including a glossary we delve into the hostile terrain that is encountered in the very lowest depth of the sea – abyssal depths and hadal depths – 10.000 ft beneath the waves until 20.000 feet for abyssal zones and below that, the hadal […]

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  • Today, we’ll dive back beneath the waves of the Cerulean Seas and take a look at arctic underwater adventuring with…   Cerulean Seas: Indigo Ice The second expansion-supplement for Alluria Publishing’s critically acclaimed, stellar underseas-campaign-setting Cerulean Seas is 114 pages long, 1 page front cover, 2 pages editorial/Kickstarter-thanks, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page list of KS-contributors, 1 page back cover, leaving us with107 pages of content, so let’s check this out! The introduction makes one thing clear: You have not read a book like this before. Ever. This sourcebook is about the arctic clime, yes, but not on humano-centric cultures, though it lends somewhat from Icelandic, Norse, Inuit etc. traditions), but on recent realizations of how much […]

    Cerulean Seas: Indigo Ice

    Today, we’ll dive back beneath the waves of the Cerulean Seas and take a look at arctic underwater adventuring with…   Cerulean Seas: Indigo Ice The second expansion-supplement for Alluria Publishing’s critically acclaimed, stellar underseas-campaign-setting Cerulean Seas is 114 pages long, 1 page front cover, 2 pages editorial/Kickstarter-thanks, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page list of KS-contributors, 1 page back cover, leaving us with107 pages of content, so let’s check this out! The introduction makes one thing clear: You have not read a book like this before. Ever. This sourcebook is about the arctic clime, yes, but not on humano-centric cultures, though it lends somewhat from Icelandic, Norse, Inuit etc. traditions), but on recent realizations of how much […]

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  • Hej everybody! Today, I’m going to take a look at Alluria Publishing’s critically-acclaimed and ennie-nominated campaign setting, which should be considered the definite resource for underwater adventuring for any kind of d20-based system! Without further ado:   Cerulean Seas Campaign Setting   This massive full-color campaign setting/sourcebook is 290 pages long, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC, 4 pages of index, 1 page inside back cover and 1 page back cover, leaving a staggering 279 pages of content for this campaign setting, but what exactly are in for? What if the world saw an age of peace above the waves, an era of enlightenment overseen by a powerful nation? What if said force of goodness […]

    Cerulean Seas Campaign Setting

    Hej everybody! Today, I’m going to take a look at Alluria Publishing’s critically-acclaimed and ennie-nominated campaign setting, which should be considered the definite resource for underwater adventuring for any kind of d20-based system! Without further ado:   Cerulean Seas Campaign Setting   This massive full-color campaign setting/sourcebook is 290 pages long, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC, 4 pages of index, 1 page inside back cover and 1 page back cover, leaving a staggering 279 pages of content for this campaign setting, but what exactly are in for? What if the world saw an age of peace above the waves, an era of enlightenment overseen by a powerful nation? What if said force of goodness […]

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