Aces & Eights: Showdown – Note: To use this product, you must print one page ( the Shot Clock game aid) on transparency film. Please bear this. 28 items You can purchase Aces & Eights products from your friendly local game store K&C a, Aces & Eights: Showdown, Basic Combat Preview, $ A comprehensive RPG of life in America’s Old West, Aces & Eights is full of Showdown (retail $10), which extracts the Shot Clock combat.

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Deal me in, Mr. Examples include game aids, supplements, modules, and even a GM screen! Your character immortalized in a sourcebook Less.

We essentially digitally re-master the book. Chicago, IL Tabletop Games. Lose yourself in the Old West with this revolutionary new game system! This option is offered specifically to Canadian backers as a means of passing along new more affordable shipping rates.

This title was added to our catalog on April 13, This new edition will be leathered if you choose Gunslinger! You get a physical copy of the revolutionary Shot Clock game aid and standard gunfighter silhouette.

First Glance Review: Kenzer & Company’s SHOWDOWN (Aces and Eights) – Third Point of Singularity

You get a PDF copy of Showdown miniature skirmish game, perfect for running western gunfights. Ships to Only United States. Also, a few larger books may be resampled to fit into the system, and may not have this searchable text background. Whether you prefer a quick duel in hsowdown streets or a massive gun battle raging through town, this is one western book you can’t afford to miss! Kickstarter is not a store. What happens when you want to fire twice?


Original electronic format These ebooks were created from the original electronic layout files, and therefore are fully text searchable.

Estimated delivery Dec Check out the FAQ. In reality, the West was pretty tedious for just about everyone— days and days of boredom punctuated by a few seconds of stark terror now and then. Archived from the original on 28 May Mexico still owns much of the modern day Southwestern United Statesbut does not have the manpower or money to govern it properly.

Players continue with their eigyts until all actions are completed. Tuesday, 8th May, Showdown provides both basic and advanced fighting and brawling rules. The RPG will include additional Shot Clocks and Silhouettes; new guns including shotguns and a shotgun scatterpattern Shot Clock ; rules for mounted gunfights, explosives, primitive hand-to-hand fighting, brawling and more; rules for running ongoing characters; rules for Fame and Reputation, a complete detailed alternative history of the Shattered Frontiers; chapters dedicated to cattle drives, prospecting, gambling and horses; a new skill system featuring scores of unique skills; and the ability to choose from over fourscore different professions in this novel and flexible system.

Showdown in June Eihgts covers just the basic character creation and combat rules of the game along with a few sample scenarios and a map of the fictional towns of Lazarus and Black Horse.

Aces & Eights – Old West RPG action from Kenzer & Co

To commemorate the tenth anniversary of this award-winning game’s release, we’re sending the world back to the Shattered Frontier for more trail dust, lead and action. Anything under that, and you draw a card to see where it deviates from off of the aiming point. The Civil War lasted for ten years and both sides ground to a halt as resources and manpower started to run low for all concerned. This is really a gunfight skirmish system rather than a role-playing game proper, but it is jam-packed full of good ideas to make a shoot-out exciting.


SHOWDOWN gives you the bare bones to make a new character— Two primary traits, speed and accuracy, plust how to make hit points, some generic weapon types, and a little background generator. Why do you think there were so many drunks back then? Armada Shipyards Custom ship cards and miniatures for Star Wars: Views Read Edit View history.

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Original electronic Scanned image These products dhowdown created by scanning an original printed edition. Reward no longer available 5 backers. We have no external licensing issues or third parties other than showxown, whom we’ve used in the past — we do not plan to use a new, unknown printer. You get a physical copy of Showdown miniature skirmish acee, a PDF copy of the game, one Shot Clock and Silhouette, perfect for running western gunfights.

Damage is very, very intricate and quite severe, in keeping with reality. I’ll be picking this up soon! The result of eiggts OCR process is placed invisibly behind the picture of each scanned page, to allow for text searching. Apr 13, – May 24, 40 days.

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