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Building Worlds [4th Edition]


Same book, new cover, new low price as this title has been added to the Lux Adversaria line!

Dive into the limitless realms of imagination with Building Worlds 4th Edition, the definitive system-neutral tabletop roleplaying toolkit. Whether you're a seasoned gamemaster or a novice storyteller, this comprehensive guide equips you with the essential tools and techniques to craft immersive and captivating game worlds. From the towering spires of epic fantasy kingdoms to the neon-lit streets of cyberpunk metropolises, discover expert advice, creative prompts, and practical resources to bring your worlds to life. With Building Worlds 4th Edition, the only limit is your imagination, offering endless possibilities for adventure and exploration in any tabletop roleplaying setting.

Lux Adversaria is a series of informal essays where I dig into different aspects of roleplaying. "Adversaria" refers to "miscellaneous writings" in Latin, representing my personal collections of notes and reflections. The term "lux adversaria" roughly translates to "light of adversity," reflecting my exploration of challenges and difficult topics.

Lightspress believes in keeping roleplaying simple, focusing on useful content rather than flashy presentation. After all, the real magic of roleplaying happens around the table, where creativity and collaboration thrive, not in a book. 

Berin Kinsman is a writer and publisher in the roleplaying community, best known for his work at Lightspress. He specializes in creating narrative-driven resources that enhance storytelling and accessibility in roleplaying game experiences.

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Konrad B May 03, 2024 7:19 pm UTC
Is this volume 1 of 2, or complete book? The 3rd edition had two volumes, with 96 pages each, so I wonder if this edition contains the same content (without repetitions) in one book, or is it just new edition of some part of it?
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Berin K May 03, 2024 7:22 pm UTC
This is one volume, written from the ground up, covering some of the same topics as 3rd V. 1. The first 50 pages are in the preview, including the table of contents, so you can take a loof.
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February 02, 2024
This title was added to our catalog on December 09, 2023.