Zobeck Archive

  • Today I’ll take a look at the first Kobold Press Player’s Guide, the   Player’s Guide to the Crossroads   The first in the Player’s Guide-series for Kobold Press’ Midgard Campaign Setting is 36 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 33 pages of content, so let’s check this out! Tantalizingly hinted at in the Zobeck Gazetteer, I was looking forward quite a bit to this Player’s Guide and let me say here that I’m a huge fan of good player’s guides as I hate giving my players access to all the delicious plot hooks and pieces of information usually contained in a campaign setting or e.g. city setting book like the […]

    Midgard Player’s Guide: Crossroads

    Today I’ll take a look at the first Kobold Press Player’s Guide, the   Player’s Guide to the Crossroads   The first in the Player’s Guide-series for Kobold Press’ Midgard Campaign Setting is 36 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 33 pages of content, so let’s check this out! Tantalizingly hinted at in the Zobeck Gazetteer, I was looking forward quite a bit to this Player’s Guide and let me say here that I’m a huge fan of good player’s guides as I hate giving my players access to all the delicious plot hooks and pieces of information usually contained in a campaign setting or e.g. city setting book like the […]

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  • A tour through the Free City of Zobeck, presented for both alumni of this setting, and fresh faces to its streets. Published by the crew over at Open Design, known for the well received Kobold Quarterly, this gazetteer marks the beginning of the efforts to bring Zobeck from 3e to the Pathfinder community.  The PDF weighs in at a healthy 117 pages, with covers (front and back, full color w/ illustrations), OGL, ToC and Intro pages all taking up 7 pages total. That leaves us 110 pages folks, 110 pages of material, art, items, history and stories. The artwork ranges between sketch and more refined illustration, with both color pieces and B&W. Each chapter opens with a full page B&W […]

    The Zobeck Gazetteer

    A tour through the Free City of Zobeck, presented for both alumni of this setting, and fresh faces to its streets. Published by the crew over at Open Design, known for the well received Kobold Quarterly, this gazetteer marks the beginning of the efforts to bring Zobeck from 3e to the Pathfinder community.  The PDF weighs in at a healthy 117 pages, with covers (front and back, full color w/ illustrations), OGL, ToC and Intro pages all taking up 7 pages total. That leaves us 110 pages folks, 110 pages of material, art, items, history and stories. The artwork ranges between sketch and more refined illustration, with both color pieces and B&W. Each chapter opens with a full page B&W […]

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