11 Sep Ptolus: City by The Spire is a 3rd party, Dungeons & Dragons 3rd Edition setting, released by Malhavoc Press. This was the setting for Monte. The ORIGINAL, massive, limited-release Ptolus sourcebook, not the lower quality reprint available by print-on-demand. The classic Ptolus hardcover has: High. 25 Sep I had little interest in Ptolus when I first heard of it, other than curiosity at the size and enormous price tag. I didn’t give it a second thought until I.

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Most older books are in scanned image format because original digital layout files never existed or were no longer available from the publisher. Retrieved from ” https: Does anyone have any links to reviews on EN World or anywhere else that I can read? I looked in the review section of EN World and there’s ptolud six pgolus gap between the end of and June where there’s no reviews. A dozen ships moor in the deep waters here at any given time—sometimes far more than that.

The Districts

Can we respond to you about this? There’s so much material in this book, I don’t think I’ll ever fully exhaust it. You have church of Lothianand then you have the churches of all the other gods. Ptolus is a major city of pyolus thousand people. Results 1 to 10 of Posted By Morrus Tuesday, 6th November, Ptolus is based upon the setting for Cook’s home game, pptolus served as the initial campaign for the 3rd edition of Dungeons and Dragons.

Posted By Morrus Yesterday, Ptolus is a port city that rests below a place so vile, so evil, that the very planet it sat upon rejected it so violently that it produced the Spire, beneath whose shadow the city lays. This is a 1s [ The above is just a link to where someone else uploaded the high-resolution city map.

Monte Says: Ptolus 10 Years Later

Ptolus – Where to get? You see the legacy of Ptolus in every MCG product, with the page references in the side margins, and a real focus on not just the content, but the usability of the product itself.

These tales tell of ancient battles waged and cities erected on the site, of demons and dark lords, of forgotten kings and mighty wizards. In addition to “normal” technology, there is also chaositech, which is a mixture of fantasy settings’ magic items and cyberpunks’ cyberwares.

Although primarily a residential district, the Rivergate section of Ptolus still offers many interesting locales to visit. And Ptolus taught me the way RPG sourcebooks should be written.

Monte Cook has written hundreds of roleplaying game products, along with numerous short stories, novels, nonfiction titles, and comic books. I’m not a big fan of Arcana Unearthed and never heard of Arcana Evolved.

However, any text in a given book set on a graphical background or in handwritten fonts would most likely not be picked up by the OCR software, and is therefore not searchable. The city was built around the eponymous Spire, which is what the party will be exploring and climbing. Adam C September 13, 2: But even without the Spire, Ptolus remains an extremely vertical place. I’ve only looked at one link provided so far and it added a little, but not much to my knowledge of Ptolus.

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It is intended that each player in a Ptolus campaign should have access to a copy of this book. Monte Says is a regular feature here on the Monte Cook Games website, in which Monte talks about topics related to the Cypher System—or anything else on his mind!

As an RPG product Ptolus is perhaps the most fully realized project of any single author and editor, ptokus, and it is easily the largest single product ever written by one author.

The smallest district in Ptolus is also the worst. They are considered more apt to ptoluus tempted by evil ptoous most often do not have good family lives.

It was available for separate sale from several months before Ptolus either individually or in packs of five. Its entire design was based on travel guidebooks.

Beneath the Streets Ptolus: We think you’ll have a much more enjoyable experience.

One-click unsubscribe later if you don’t enjoy the newsletter. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Yves F September 11, The Priory of Introspection is found here, ptoous is St.

Wednesday, 16th Ptolhs, When an NPC, item, location, or organization, was mentioned in the text, a page reference could be found in the margin where you could find more information and often, a little image to help you remember—the book is so heavy with art its like has really never been seen since.