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Re: RPG Sales & Discounts
« Reply #270 on: November 22, 2018, 08:48:07 AM »
I picked up 3 things from Chaosium from their monograph series in The Vault.  It cost me a total of $6.23.  First it was 50% off.  Second, I had $6 of store credit from running Call of Cthulhu at two different MACE events.

I then picked up about $23 from drivethroughRPG - Three call of Cthulhu things and Umerican Survival Guide - That totaled $28.


So my damage on RPG sales totaled:

Goodman Games = $97
Chaosium = $6.23
Drive Through RPG = $28
= $131.23

And that is probably all I'll spend on RPG stuff for the rest of the year.  I have scores of things to read already.


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Re: RPG Sales & Discounts
« Reply #271 on: November 22, 2018, 10:59:40 AM »
Chaosium Sale is Announced - but may not be active yet.

Black Friday is followed by Cyber Monday at Chaosium.com (with Squamous Saturday and Spectral Sunday in between)...
33% off selected classic digital titles including ebook fiction - use code 'BLACKFRI33'
50% off items in the Call of Cthulhu Vault and HeroQuest and Glorantha Vault - use code 'VAULT50'.
Note: these codes cannot be combined with any other coupons. Sale ends 11.59pm PT, 26 November 2018.

Warning - they really mean the codes cannot be combined.  If you get stuff from the vault, check out with that discount.  If you get stuff from other areas, checkout with that stuff only and nothing from the vault.

So... are they only offering these for older edition items?

Will check it later.

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Re: RPG Sales & Discounts
« Reply #272 on: November 22, 2018, 01:11:35 PM »
The 50% off is for the older items that were not "official long scenarios" like Yog-Sothoth or Masks of Nylarahotep.  There are about 4 pages of stuff in the vault.

For most of the other items, I found drivethroughrpg to have better prices.

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Re: RPG Sales & Discounts
« Reply #273 on: November 23, 2018, 07:47:18 AM »
Amusingly, I've been on a Traveller kick - or more precisely, the OSR version of Traveller which is something I didn't know existed until last week.

So, to wit, I've picked up a few items using the "Cepheus," engine (i.e. classic Traveller with some tweaks and as free from an attached milieu as a game could have).  And, to boot, there are quite a few stand alone games/setting fluffery thingies out there that are looking mighty good too.

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Re: RPG Sales & Discounts
« Reply #274 on: November 23, 2018, 02:34:30 PM »
Amusingly, I've been on a Traveller kick - or more precisely, the OSR version of Traveller which is something I didn't know existed until last week.

So, to wit, I've picked up a few items using the "Cepheus," engine (i.e. classic Traveller with some tweaks and as free from an attached milieu as a game could have).  And, to boot, there are quite a few stand alone games/setting fluffery thingies out there that are looking mighty good too.

There's a new Cepheus Light edition that just came out. I bought it but have yet to look through it. It's pay what you want at DriveThruRPG so you could check it out for free.
I'll sign up for the play-by-post game you start here.  :-"
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Re: RPG Sales & Discounts
« Reply #275 on: November 24, 2018, 07:02:11 PM »
Bundle of Holding has:
1] All of the Champions stuff
2] All of the early Heros system stuff

in two different bundles.  I bought both for around $30 each.  I can now sell everything I had (almost all of the Champions and much of the Justice Inc stuff) that I could not read due to allergies.

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Re: RPG Sales & Discounts
« Reply #276 on: November 27, 2018, 02:02:39 PM »
Bundle Of Holding:

Coriolis and Tales From The Loop on a bundle deal.

https://bundleofholding.com/presents/CoriolisLoop

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Re: RPG Sales & Discounts
« Reply #277 on: February 04, 2019, 03:41:06 PM »
Bundle Of Holding:


A pair of Shadowrun 5E pdf bundles on sale:

https://bundleofholding.com/presents/SR5Essentials