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October 2021 Pathfinder Releases from Paizo Inc

Loads of Pathfinder goodness on the horizon

October is looking like a huge month for Paizo and here’s what you can look forward to for the Pathfinder roleplaying game. I will mention the November and December slates are quite a bit smaller so there’s plenty next month to keep you entertained all through the winter.

From Paizo:

Pathfinder: Guns and Gears (Paizo Inc)Pathfinder Guns & Gears

Gear Up and Throw Down! When sword and spell just won’t be enough to win the day, it’s time to power up your game with clockwork gears, lightning coils, and black powder! Guns & Gears, the latest hardcover rulebook for the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game (Second Edition), brings the excitement of firearms and fantasy technology to your tabletop!

Unravel the secrets of clockworks with the new inventor class or blow away your opposition as a firearm-wielding gunslinger! In addition to new classes, a plethora of archetypes, backgrounds, vehicles, siege engines, gadgets, and the new automaton ancestry are all ready to expand your game with options for battlefields large and small.

Guns & Gears features:

  • Two new classes: the clever inventor and the sharpshooting gunslinger
  • Automaton ancestry for players who want to play a customizable construct
  • Firearms of all stripes, from the simple and effective flintlock pistol to versatile gunblades
  • More than a dozen new archetypes
  • Scores of new gadgets and vehicles
  • Siege engines and accompanying rules
  • A gazetteer of Golarion revealing how firearms and technology fit into the Age of Lost Omens, including a look at the technology of the continents of Arcadia and Tian Xia and never-before-revealed secrets of the rough-and-tumble, gritty city of Alkenstar

Written by: Michael Sayre, Mark Seifter, and Logan Bonner, Jessica Catalan, John Compton, Andrew D. Geels, Steven Hammond, Sen H.H.S., Brent Holtsberry, Jason Keeley, Dustin Knight, Luis Loza, Ron Lundeen, Chris Mastey, Liane Merciel, Jacob W. Michaels, Dave Nelson, Samantha Phelan, Mikhail Rekun, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, Sydney Meeker, Kendra Leigh Speedling, Andrew Stoeckle, Calliope Lee Taylor, Sara Thompson, Andrew White, and Scott D. Young.

Hardcover MSRP $49.99; Special Edition hardcover MSRP $69.99, Pocket Edition MSRP $24.99; PDF $14.99

Pathfinder Lost Omens: The Grand Bazaar (Paizo Inc)Pathfinder Lost Omens: The Grand Bazaar

Be the first to market with Pathfinder Lost Omens: The Grand Bazaar! The Grand Bazaar is Absalom’s greatest marketplace featuring items from all over Golarion. Here, an adventurer can find equipment of all kinds to help them on their next quest like new weapons, armors, magic items, accessibility items to enable adventures for anyone, new animal companions, and more! The Grand Bazaar is also home to countless unique merchants and shops. Game Masters can use these new shops as part of their campaigns to flesh out the world and inspire new adventures. See what’s for sale at the Grand Bazaar, and snap up the good deals while you still can!

Written by: Tineke Bolleman, Jesse Decker, Jessica Catalan, Dominique Dickey, Dana Ebert, Steven Hammond, Dustin Knight, Avi Kool, Aaron Lascano, Carlos Luna, Ron Lundeen, Sydney Meeker, Randal Meyer, Jacob W. Michaels, Matt Morris, Andrew Mullen, Ianara Natividad, Dave Nelson, Jessica Redekop, Nathan Reinecke, Erin Roberts, Sen H.H.S, Simone D. Sallé, Michael Sayre, Shay Snow, Ashton Sperry, Amber Stewart, Sara Thompson, Isabelle Thorne, Jason Tondro.

Hardcover MSRP $34.99 or in PDF for $24.99

Pathfinder Adventure Path #171: Hurricane's Howl (Paizo Inc)Pathfinder Adventure Path #171: Hurricane’s Howl (Strength of Thousands 3 of 6)

The Students Become the Masters! Lore-speakers are the teachers of the Magaambya school of magic, and the heroes have graduated and joined their ranks. Sent with their students to the edge of the Mwangi Expanse, these new teachers must unearth ancient ruins while keeping themselves and their students out of danger. When a student vanishes, the heroes uncover a nefarious plot to subjugate the rain-lashed Sodden Lands. They must liberate a town, stop an evil cult, and show their students how heroes stand as wardens of the world.

“Hurricane’s Howl” is a Pathfinder adventure for four 8th-level characters. This adventure continues the Strength of Thousands Adventure Path, a six-part, monthly campaign in which the heroes rise from humble magic academy students to influential teachers, and ultimately decide the fate of the Magaambya. This adventure also presents a comprehensive gazetteer of a Sodden Lands town, as well as new monsters and new rules flying in on the hurricane’s winds!

Each monthly full-color softcover Pathfinder Adventure Path volume contains an in-depth adventure scenario, stats for several new monsters, and support articles meant to give Game Masters additional material to expand their campaign. Pathfinder Adventure Path volumes use the Open Game License and work with both the Pathfinder RPG and the world’s oldest fantasy RPG.

Softcover MSRP $24.99 or in PDF for $17.99

Pathfinder Adventure Path #172: Secrets of the Temple-City (Paizo Inc)Pathfinder Adventure Path #172: Secrets of the Temple-City (Strength of Thousands 4 of 6)

From the Necropolis to the Lost City! As trusted teachers at the Magaambya school of magic, the heroes are sent on a delicate diplomatic mission to a city ruled by an evil mummy-god. During these negotiations, the heroes unearth the location of a wondrous hidden village that needs the Magaambya’s knowledge and protection. But the mummy-god’s military is on the march. If the heroes can’t thwart the army, it will plunder the village’s treasures and unleash an ancient evil contained since the world was covered in darkness!

“Secrets of the Temple-City” is a Pathfinder adventure for four 12th-level characters by Luis Loza. This adventure continues the Strength of Thousands Adventure Path, a six-part, monthly campaign in which the heroes rise from humble students to influential teachers, and ultimately decide the fate of the Magaambya. This adventure also details the other teachers that are the heroes’ peers and presents a comprehensive look at Walkena, the evil child mummy-god of Mzali. New monsters, new magic, and new diplomatic options provide a bounty of opportunities for adventure!

Each monthly full-color softcover Pathfinder Adventure Path volume contains an in-depth adventure scenario, stats for several new monsters, and support articles meant to give Game Masters additional material to expand their campaign. Pathfinder Adventure Path volumes use the Open Game License and work with both the Pathfinder RPG and the world’s oldest fantasy RPG.

Softcover MSRP $24.99 or in PDF for $17.99

Pathfinder: Night of the Gray Death (Paizo Inc)Pathfinder Adventure: Night of the Gray Death

Galt’s executioners are the masked and mysterious Gray Gardeners. Held above the laws of the chaotic nation, these grim killers soak the revolution-wracked land in dread and blood. They behead the guilty and innocent alike with their magical guillotines, but few possess the courage to stand against them. Powerful heroes must infiltrate the Gray Gardeners and put an end to their reign of terror. As the heroes race from haunted crypts to the elegant opulence of an ill-fated masque, the midnight chime will bring salvation or doom to a nation.

Night of the Gray Death is a deluxe adventure in Gothic horror for 16th-level characters written by Ron Lundeen. It exposes the secrets of the Gray Gardeners with new monsters, new magic items, and new challenges to test the mightiest heroes. Mysteries and intrigue abound during the Night of the Gray Death!

Softcover MSRP $22.99

Pathfinder Spell Cards: Secrets of Magic (Paizo Inc)Pathfinder Spell Cards: Secrets of Magic

Master every last incantation with Pathfinder Spell Cards: Secrets of Magic! This indispensable spellcasting accessory contains over 400 spell reference cards, spanning every magical tradition and focus spell from Secrets of Magic so you have access to all the game details you need without flipping pages. With Pathfinder Spell Cards, players of any spellcasting class can easily arrange, plan, and manage their spells, whether they’re getting ready for a day of adventuring or facing down a monster. Keep all the wonder and magic of Pathfinder at your fingertips, ready to be unleashed!

MSRP $54.99

Pathfinder Flip-Mat: Night of the Gray Death (Paizo Inc)Pathfinder Flip-Mat: Night of the Gray Death

Bring horror and conspiracy to life on your tabletop with this double-sided full-color Flip-Mat featuring key encounter locations from the Pathfinder Second Edition adventure Night of the Gray Death on either side! One side depicts a crumbled vault and the other side shows a ballroom suitable an eerie masquerade, with alcoves and nooks for scheming or skullduggery! Don’t waste your time sketching when you could be playing. With Pathfinder Flip-Mat: Night of the Gray Death, adventure and intrigue await!

Pathfinder Flip-Mat: Night of the Gray Death measures 24″ x 30″ unfolded, and 8″ x 10″ folded. A Flip-Mat’s coated surface can handle any dry erase, wet erase, or even permanent marker. Usable by experienced GMs and novices alike, Pathfinder Flip-Mats fit perfectly into any Game Master’s arsenal!

On tabletops across the world, the Flip-Mat Revolution is changing the way players run their fantasy roleplaying games! Why take the time to sketch out ugly scenery on a smudgy plastic mat when dynamic encounters and easy cleanup is just a Flip away?

MSRP $14.99

Pathfinder Flip-Mat: Jungle Multi-Pack (Paizo Inc)Pathfinder Flip-Mat: Jungle Multi-Pack

What forgotten mysteries and deadly perils await in the depths of the jungle? No Game Master wants to put the action on pause to draw every overgrown ruin or tangle of tropical trees. Fortunately, you don’t have to! Pathfinder Flip-Mats provide ready-to-use and captivatingly detailed fantasy set pieces for the busy Game Master. Whether the heroes seek to explore an overgrown ruin, navigate a twisting pathway, discover a hidden waterfall, or seek shelter in a local village, these jungle scenes have you covered with four different combat maps in all! Don’t waste your time sketching when you could be playing. With Pathfinder Flip-Mat: Jungle Multi-Pack, you’ll be ready next time your players head into the jungle!

This set includes two flip mats, each measuring 24″ x 30″ unfolded, and 8″ x 10″ folded. A Flip-Mat’s coated surface can handle any dry erase, wet erase, or even permanent marker. Usable by experienced GMs and novices alike, Pathfinder Flip-Mats fit perfectly into any Game Master’s arsenal!

MSRP $24.99

Pathfinder Flip-Mat Classics: Thieves Guild (Paizo Inc)Pathfinder Flip-Mat Classics: Thieves’ Guild

Whether your players are plumbing the depths of a treasure vault or escaping through a sewer, no Game Master wants to spend time drawing sites for the complex maze of a thieves’ guild. Fortunately, with Paizo Publishing’s latest Pathfinder Flip-Mat, you don’t have to! This line of gaming maps provides ready-to-use and captivatingly detailed fantasy set-pieces for the busy Game Master. Whether it’s used for a full-on invasion of a thieves’ guild’s headquarters or tracking down a burglar, this double-sided map is the perfect place for larcenous adventure! Don’t waste your time sketching when you could be playing. With Pathfinder Flip-Mat Classics: Thieves’ Guild, you’ll be ready next time your players dare to oppose the city’s criminals!

A special coating on each Flip-Mat allows you to use wet erase, dry erase, AND permanent markers with ease! Removing permanent ink is easy—simply trace over any permanent mark with a dry erase marker, wait 10 seconds, then wipe off both marks with a dry cloth or paper towel. Each Flip-Mat measures 24″ x 30″ unfolded, and 8″ x 10″ folded.

On tabletops across the world, the Flip-Mat Revolution is changing the way players run their fantasy roleplaying games! Why take the time to sketch out ugly scenery on a smudgy plastic mat when dynamic encounters and easy cleanup is just a Flip away?

Pathfinder Flip-Tiles: Fortress Walls and Towers Expansion (Paizo Inc)Pathfinder Flip-Tiles: Fortress Walls & Towers Expansion

A fortress is only as strong as its walls and towers, and it’s here that many battles for a castle’s control are won or lost. Pathfinder Flip-Tiles: Fortress Walls & Towers Expansion provides beautifully illustrated 6″ by 6″ map tiles that can be used to expand your fortress with a variety of defensive walls, stairways, watchtowers, and more. Inside, you’ll find 24 richly crafted, double-sided map tiles. This expansion set, along with Pathfinder Flip-Tiles: Fortress Starter Set, allows you to create fortress maps quickly! So stop your sketching and start your flipping today. The Fortress Walls & Towers Expansion Set includes:

  • Defensive Walls
  • Stairs and Rubble
  • Tower Rooftops
  • Archer Posts
  • Fortress Entrances
  • Open Courtyard

Suitable for experienced GMs and novices alike, this product fits perfectly into any Game Master’s arsenal. Wet, dry, and permanent markers erase from the tiles! These double-sided dungeon tiles come in convenient packaging for easy storage. Add some peril to your wilderness!

MSRP $19.99

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