AS&SH Character Sheet (Official). This 4-page PDF is the official character sheet for the Second Edition of Astonishing Swordsmen & Sorcerers of Hyperborea. Astonishing Swordsmen & Sorcerers of Hyperborea - Character Sheet - Download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online. Character sheet. Watermarked PDF. $ 1 2 3 4 5. Average Rating (62 ratings). ASTONISHING SWORDSMEN & SORCERERS of HYPERBOREA™ is.
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The milieux of Astonishing Swordsmen & Sorcerers of Hyperborea™ are inspired by the fantastic literature of Robert E. Howard, H.P. Lovecraft, and Clark. designed for Astonishing Swordsmen & Sorcerers of Hyperborea™ (AS&SH™), a role-playing game descended from the original fantasy wargame and. astonishing Swordsmen & Sorcerers OF Hyperborea. Player Character Sheet SORCERY (spells, scroll spells, supernatural / spell-like abilities) Injury Notes.
Rumours whisper of an ancient occult city, Xambaala, clinging to the edge of the Zakath Desert. Perhaps the hideous horrors said to assail the city in the darkest hours are exaggerated. Maybe too another explanation can be found for the foreigners who are said to have disappeared to some uncanny fate. But the whispering tongues also hint that gold glints in the shadows of Xambaala, ready to be taken by the bold. You undoubtedly seek greater riches in the north: ruined tombs secreting ancient artefacts, deep caves filled with long-lost Atlantean technology, or strange villages built atop sacred Hyperborean burial grounds that brim with pre—Green Death treasures.
HP Lovecraft is here sure but its really Smith's game center stage now. The monster section has borne the fruits of all kinds of metal style monsters in its blood soaked pages. I've got to say something about the demon section. The demon section has been expanded with some brand new types with Russ Nicholson artwork thrown in. This closely ties in with the setting material being knotted back into the world setting of Hyperborea.
Its mandate is to encourage its master to greater deeds of depravity and Evil. Plus a starting adventure and campaign location. All of this I will get into sometime next week!
Whole sections of the Hyperborea world itself have been built, expanded upon, and been blown open. Let's be honest here. This is an excellent example of a map waiting for adventurers to put their mark of violence and depravity on it. Hyperborea is in a perpetual state of decay, populated by disharmonious men, hostile monsters, and weird, alien beings. The 4 principal classes are as follows:. These are inspired by pulp fiction, mythology, and history. The cover will be full colour, interiors black and white.
The pages will be thick, durable 70 paper. Current estimates range from — pages. This will be an all-in-one presentation, a single tome containing the following volumes:. Hyperborea Gazetteer. Glynn drew the map to actual size—a massive undertaking. He penciled, inked, and coloured the entire thing. Then, he used graphics software to render final embellishments.
It is attended by oddly shaped moons, and its sun is a red giant that sheds little warmth. Saturn is prominent in the sky, and celestial phenomena are often. In the words of editor David Prata:. Errata have been incorporated, and ambiguities clarified, but no substantive rules changes have been made. Metallic, ice-blue foil will be stamped on the masthead and the spine. Proof of retail shop required.
Limited to 12 customers first come, first served. Each of these six illustrations functions as a frontispiece for its respective volume within the book. They include Volume I: Sorcery ; Volume III: Bestiary ; Volume V: Treasure ; and Volume VI: Limited to 6 customers first come, first served. Note that the map is unlabeled; labels were computer-generated after its creation. Limited to 1 customer first come, first served. It was painted by horror and weird-fantasy artist Charles Lang.
This Kickstarter campaign features some exciting stretch goals!
Additional art, content, and physical features to the book. Help us attain these goals! Peter has already illustrated two frighteningly evocative pictures that form a single piece. If we achieve this initial stretch goal, we will have these printed on the cardinal red end sheets of the hardback—a grand scene that stretches from the front of the book to the back of the book.
Val has pencilled and inked six amazing, atmospheric, volume-dividing frontispiece illustrations. If we can achieve this second stretch goal, we will present these illustrations digitally coloured by Daisey Bingham. These colour pieces will be tipped in and sewn into the otherwise black-and-white book.
The hardback will include a lovely satin bookmark if this stretch goal is crossed. This graphically embellished PDF can be used by the referee for easy reference to the most pertinent tables and other information.
A cast of iconic characters presented in an appendix of the book, each illustrated by Val Semeiks. Each character will include statistics for the 1st, 5th, and 9th level of experience. We will commission more art for this already art-rich book!
Monsters, items, spells, and more! The hardback will include another lovely satin bookmark. We have several exciting add-ons to offer.
To pledge for an add-on, you simply increase your pledge amount to cover the add-on price.
After the KS campaign is over, we will send a survey to you to find out what extra items you want. Please note that add-ons, like the base pledges, are for product only; they do not include shipping fees , which are detailed below.
The add-ons to this Kickstarter campaign are as follow: Add an adventure module from one of our past Kickstarter campaigns. Choices include the following:. Want more than one of these titles? This map will be rolled up and placed in a mailing tube or triangular container. This will be a grey shirt featuring the stunning artwork of Val Semeiks and the beautiful colours of Daisey Bingham.
You will be surveyed for your shirt size following the campaign. Shipping fees will be billed after the campaign later in when it is time to fulfill through PayPal. We have other billing options, such as Square. Here is a breakdown of estimated shipping fees in the USA, Canada, and the rest of the world. See note below on estimates. You must pay your shipping fees in order to receive your item s! We will attempt to work with you as best as possible.
Other items like an unfolded map must be sent in a separate container.
Note that shirts cannot be sent media mail, but books can. Simply put, add-ons add weight to your package and in many cases will affect your shipping rate.
If you have concerns, do not hesitate to contact Jeffrey Talanian of North Wind Adventures through this Kickstarter page or through www. We can, however, accurately estimate the cost to ship an unfolded map or a canvas map, because these require their own separate triangular prism container to ship.