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22 hours ago, Olaf the Stout said:

I’d love to back this, but it’s over $90 AUD for the digital pledge level (and shipping makes hard copy super expensive unfortunately).

 

Yea, it's a shame how expensive international shipping has become in general. But I can also understand why FGG doesn't do print on demand stuff. Their books really are super high quality and extremely durable, so it makes sense that they'd want to maintain that reputation.

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8 hours ago, Unruly said:

 

Yea, it's a shame how expensive international shipping has become in general. But I can also understand why FGG doesn't do print on demand stuff. Their books really are super high quality and extremely durable, so it makes sense that they'd want to maintain that reputation.

They are the third sturdiest line of RPG books I know - with the sturdiest being 1e AD&D and CoC 5e.

 

If you have a big enough collection then you can use them as an impromptu bomb shelter. ::P:

 

The Auld Grump

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15 hours ago, Unruly said:

 

Yea, it's a shame how expensive international shipping has become in general. But I can also understand why FGG doesn't do print on demand stuff. Their books really are super high quality and extremely durable, so it makes sense that they'd want to maintain that reputation.

Yeah, all international shipping from the US is horrible now. It seems like there are 2 options, expensive or really expensive.

 

I agree with you about the binding on FGG books. Never had a problem with any of them, and some are damn big books.

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And the PDF of both Bard's Gate and the Player's Guide to Bard's Gate have both been unlocked today. Which is very nice. I mean, I'm pretty sure I have the player's guide already as both a freebie PDF that FGG gave away a few years ago and as part of a Humble Bundle I bought, but I didn't have Bard's Gate itself. And now I will.

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Funded.

 

We also get a freebie PDF of The Borderland Provinces that they tossed in as a "close enough" at the end. The goal was 1300 backers at $15 or more, and the final tally was 1296. All told, the number of freebies is awesome. It's mostly stuff that does deep dives into areas that are included in the book, too. While I'm sure that a lot of stuff in each one is going to be included in the primary book, it's still nice to get region-specific books as well.

 

I'm thinking I'm gonna need to buy Adventures in the Borderland Provinces sometime soon. I think I have a 30% off coupon for FGG's store that expires in a couple days...

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