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Andrews McMeel Publishing Launches ‘Zweihänder RPG Starter Kit’ Kickstarter Campaign

Yesterday, Andrews McMeel Publishing (AMP) announces the launch of a Kickstarter campaign for the Zweihänder RPG Starter Kit, providing all the tools needed to create fantasy characters poised to set out on an adventure of mystery and horror.  The Starter Kit is the ideal primer to introduce and teach players how to enter a fascinating fantasy world and play their first tabletop role-playing game.  The campaign will run from February 14 to February 28.  The Starter Kit will be available in the Fall of 2022.

Backers of the campaign will gain early access to the game materials, which include a Player’s Guide for creating characters, Gamemaster’s Secrets book with essential tools needed to tell fantasy adventure stories, a Secrets of Swanzi adventure and large map of Swanzi, polyhedral dice, a Gamemaster’s Screen, Folding Professional Folios, and Clue and Spell Cards.  In addition, custom-minted Fortune Tokens by Campaign Coins and a luxury wooden screen by Dog Might Games are included at the higher-backer level. The four pledge levels include: the Digital Edition, Standard Edition, The Black Box Kickstarter-only Edition, and the  Zweihänder Superfan Edition.

Zweihander Starter Set Black Box contets
Zweihander Black Box contents

Based on the tremendously popular fantasy hit  Zweihänder Grim & Perilous RPG, ENie gold winner of Best Game and Product of the Year designed, developed, and produced by a multicultural team of diverse beliefs, identities, and orientations, the ZWEIHÄNDER RPG Starter Kit welcomes new players to a whole new world of enthralling fantasy horror adventures and fantasy, where one’s only limitations are within one’s imagination.

Images via Andrews McMeel

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