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Dark Harvest: The Legacy of Frankenstein – Tales of Promethea
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“Storytelling is at its heart, from the short stories that have featured in role-playing gamebooks, to the stories those books allow you to tell. With this book, you can simply submerge yourself in the tales of Promethea – the country created and ruled by Victor Frankenstein. When you come out at the other side, I am certain you will have a few stories of your own to tell.”

From the Foreword by Ian Livingstone

DH:LoF – Tales of Promethea is a collection of short fiction set in the fictional country of Promethea, first laid bare in the award-winning, critically acclaimed RPG Dark Harvest: The Legacy of Frankenstein.

With stories from both new and established talent from within and without the role-playing game world, Tales of Promethea gives both new readers and those already familiar with Victor Frankenstein’s country a chance to explore this terrifying, wonderful place. Within its pages you will -

    Follow one poor soul’s attempt to escape Promethea;

    Read of an orphan’s struggle to avoid the Harvest;

    Hear from one who was there from the beginning how Promethea came to be;

    Discover how desperate you have to be to try to break into the country;

    Count the very human cost of Frankenstein’s dark gift to the world.

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Dark Harvest: The Legacy of Frankenstein is a detailed, fascinating game setting, a terrifyingly plausible alternative history, and a fiction anthology, a gothic horror fantasy that will appeal to gamers and the general public alike.  The first supplement, Resistance, was released earlier this year.

Dark Harvest: The Legacy of Frankenstein roleplaying game uses a version of the Heresy Engine system and is fully compatible with Victoriana 2nd Edition. The core book is a standalone game.

 
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338
ISBN
978-0-85744-177-5
Publisher Stock #
CB77102
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December 16, 2012
This title was added to our catalog on December 16, 2012.
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Iain Lowson
Iain Lowson
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