Written by New York Times best-selling author Matt Forbeck and his son Marty Forbeck, the new version of Shotguns & Sorcery presents an expanded view of the Dragon City, a walled metropolis on a continent overrun by undead. Combining fantasy with film noir style and themes, the setting blends magic and gunpowder with two-fisted pulp action.‘Shotguns & Sorcery’ RPG”). The setting has also been featured in Forbeck’s novels as well as comic books.
This new edition will be a 256-page hardcover book, with updated and expanded rules for using the setting in 5E. The book describes Dragon City, 16 playable character races, a new character class and character backgrounds, monsters, magic items, and non-player characters unique to the setting, and revamped rules for using guns. Rounding out the book are tips for gamemasters, details about the history and geography of the city, and an updated 5E version of the original Miners & Mobsters adventure.
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Next year, Marvel Entertainment plans to launch the Marvel Multiverse Role-Playing Game, also written by Matt Forbeck (see “Marvel Takes to the Table-Top with ‘Marvel Multiverse’ RPG”).