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    Monster Book?

    Are there still plans for a Trailblazer-ized monster book?

    ...are we going to see anything further in the Trailblazer line?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ThatGuyThere View Post
    Are there still plans for a Trailblazer-ized monster book?
    There are more than plans - we are trying to finish it up now!

    ...are we going to see anything further in the Trailblazer line?
    Good question.


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    Quote Originally Posted by GlassJaw View Post
    Good question.

    Trailblazer "Core" book containing everything needed to run a TB campaign without requiring the 3.x PH and DM's guides

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    Quote Originally Posted by GlassJaw View Post
    Good question.

    Trailblazer Pathfinder add-on.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Matrix Sorcica View Post
    Trailblazer Pathfinder add-on.
    What do you mean, Matrix Sorcica?

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    An analysis of the Pathfinder classes, CRs, spells etc. in the way the PHB classes are being analyzed in TB.

    In other words, since Pathfinder seems to the future of 3.5 (like it or not), it would make sense to do a version of TB that deals with PF with same way that TB currently deals with 3.5.

    Did that make sense at all?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Matrix Sorcica View Post
    An analysis of the Pathfinder classes, CRs, spells etc. in the way the PHB classes are being analyzed in TB.

    In other words, since Pathfinder seems to the future of 3.5 (like it or not), it would make sense to do a version of TB that deals with PF with same way that TB currently deals with 3.5.

    Did that make sense at all?
    Yes. Page 12 of the TB book but on PF classes.

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    Quote Originally Posted by joela View Post
    Yes. Page 12 of the TB book but on PF classes.
    I think that's unlikely. TB and PF diverged fairly early on in terms of design philosophy and design goals, and moving forward TB is more likely to continue that divergence. TB is primarily a systems-driven approach, and PF is primarily a style-driven approach.

    Anyone interested in deconstructing the PF classes should have all the tools necessary to do so, already provided by TB.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wulf Ratbane View Post
    ...and moving forward TB is more likely to continue that divergence.
    Wait. Moving forward? TB 2.0 in the works?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Wulf Ratbane View Post
    TB is primarily a systems-driven approach, and PF is primarily a style-driven approach.
    Out of curiosity, say you take a bird's eye view of the two systems. What would you say are the signs TB is system-driven in approach, and what are the signs PF is style-driven in approach?

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