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Hero System 5th Edition Revised PDF


The Ultimate Gamer's Toolkit



Widely regarded as the best roleplaying game system ever created, the HERO System has become even better with this Revised version of the 5th Edition rules!




Unlike any other roleplaying game, the HERO System provides you with unfettered flexibility, allowing you to exercise your own creativity without hindrance. Build any character, power, gadget, skill, weapon, ability, or vehicle you can think of! It's the ultimate gamer's toolkit, allowing you to do what you do best: create great characters and games.



Whatever you want to do, in any genre, time period, or setting, the HERO System lets you do it!



The 5th Edition, Revised includes:


  • The complete HERO System 5th Edition rules, revised and updated to address commonly-asked questions, improve clarity, and make the rulebook easier to use

  • Hundreds of options for Hero gamers, allowing you to better create and define characters, abilities, vehicles, and more

  • Over 300 example powers, gadgets, abilities, weapons, and spells for all genres

  • A dozen sample characters, from all the major genres, along with guidelines about how to use the HERO System for each genre

  • A detailed, comprehensive index



Stock#: DOJHPO109


ISBN: 1-58366-043-7


Author: Steven S. Long

Artists: Various

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Hero System Sidekick PDF


THE HERO SYSTEM ESSENTIALS IN ONE SMALL PACKAGE


The critically-acclaimed HERO System rules are now available in a new form: Sidekick!

Sidekick contains all of the core HERO System rules, including character creation, combat and adventuring, and equipment ? but without all of the additions, options, and details found in the standard rulebook. Sidekick boils the HERO System down to its essential elements so you can easily teach yourself the game, bring new players into your campaign quickly, or refresh your memory on a crucial rule. And when you're ready to move up to the complete HERO System, learning it will be a snap because Sidekick's already taught you the basics!

But Sidekick doesn't sacrifice the flexibility, customizability, and freedom that are the hallmarks of the HERO System. With it you can create any sort of character, ability, weapon, spell, gadget, or vehicle you can think of. It lets you do just what you want to do: create great characters and games.

Sidekick includes:

?A quick introduction to the HERO System rules, with guidelines and suggestions for character creation

?Character creation rules, including Characteristics, Skill, Perks, Talents, Powers, Advantages, Limitations, Disadvantages, and more

?Combat, adventuring, and task resolution rules that are easily learned but offer a wide range of tactics and abilities

?Five sample characters, plus hundreds of example abilities, spells, weapons, and vehicles

?A comprehensive glossary and index so you can easily find just the rule you're looking for


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Hero System Equipment Guide 5th Edition PDF


Has your character ever been on an adventure and found himself without just the right weapon or tool for the situation? That won't happen again if you've got The HERO System Equipment Guide, a comprehensive collection of gadgets, weapons, devices, gizmos, and tools for your HERO System games.

Within this virtual equipment locker you'll find:
  • swords, bows, armor, and other weapons reprinted and revised from Fantasy Hero and The Ultimate Martial Artist
  • guns, bullets, and firearms accessories reprinted and revised from Dark Champions
  • explosives and other weapons reprinted and revised from Dark Champions, including all-new material on poisons, chemical and biological weapons, and nuclear bombs
  • body armor and other modern-day gear reprinted and revised from Dark Champions
  • blasters, lasers, powered armor, robots, and other equipment reprinted and revised from Star Hero


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Hero System Bestiary (5th Ed)

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A creature for every need.
No matter what genre, time period, or setting your campaign takes place in, the HERO System Bestiary has creatures and monsters for you to use! Designed for use with any HERO System game, the Bestiary describes dozens of real-world animals, fantastic beasts, monsters, and strange creatures from movies and science fiction. Each one comes with notes about how to adapt it for different types of games and player characters.



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The Ultimate Martial Artist 5th Edition PDF


MASTER THE FIGHTING ARTS!

The Ultimate Martial Artist is a comprehensive guide to martial arts from around the world - and beyond. Written and designed for use in any campaign, genre, time period, or setting, The Ultimate Martial Artist provides you with everything you need to create and play a master of the fighting arts. You can learn about and use real-world martial arts for your character, or even create your own styles and maneuvers!

The Ultimate Martial Artist includes:
- Over 150 real-world martial arts styles and variants, and dozens of finctional styles
- Over 130 different martial arts weapons
- New martial arts combat maneuvers
- Rules for creating your own martial arts maneuvers and styles
- Dozens of martial arts special abilities
- Expansions of the HERO System's hand-to-hand combat rules
- Notes for use with Champions, Fantasy Hero and all other HERO System games
- And more!

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Character Creation Handbook (5th Ed) (Book+PDF)

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YOU’VE GOT CHARACTER



One of the HERO System’s greatest strengths is its character creation rules, which allow you to create any type of character you can dream up and to define his abilities as precisely as you need. The basic rules in Chapter One of The HERO System 5th Edition, Revised rulebook, combined with the more advanced or genre-specific rules in various HERO System books, provide the most detailed and flexible character creation rules available.



To help your game run as smoothly and enjoyably as possible, The HERO System Character Creation Handbook compiles the character creation rules from The HERO System 5th Edition, Revised rulebook with key character creation rules from supplements like Champions and Fantasy Hero to create a comprehensive HERO System character creation reference. Additionally, The HERO System Character Creation Handbook supplements that material with new rules, expanded and clarified rules, and other information so you have all the character creation rules you need right at your fingertips!

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Character Creation Handbook (5th Ed) PDF


YOU’VE GOT CHARACTER



One of the HERO System’s greatest strengths is its character creation rules, which allow you to create any type of character you can dream up and to define his abilities as precisely as you need. The basic rules in Chapter One of The HERO System 5th Edition, Revised rulebook, combined with the more advanced or genre-specific rules in various HERO System books, provide the most detailed and flexible character creation rules available.



To help your game run as smoothly and enjoyably as possible, The HERO System Character Creation Handbook compiles the character creation rules from The HERO System 5th Edition, Revised rulebook with key character creation rules from supplements like Champions and Fantasy Hero to create a comprehensive HERO System character creation reference. Additionally, The HERO System Character Creation Handbook supplements that material with new rules, expanded and clarified rules, and other information so you have all the character creation rules you need right at your fingertips!

$12.50

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HERO System Combat Handbook (5th Ed) (Book+PDF)




THE GLORY OF BATTLE



The HERO System rules are designed to handle any type of combat - whether it involves two groups of gun-wielding gangsters on a grimy inner city stret, caped superheroes using energy bolts and super-strength in a fight in outer space, Fantasy warriors and wizard wielding swords and spells against trolls and dragons, a blaster duel in the corridors of a starship, or even stranger forms of conflict. The basic rules in Chapter Two of the HERO System 5th Edition, Revised rulebook, combined with the more advanced or genre-specfic rules in carious HERO System books, allow you to fight just about any type o battle you can imagine.



To help your game run as smoothly and enjoyable as possible, The HERO System Combat Handbook complies the combat rules from the HERO System 5th Edition, Revised rulebook and these supplements:


  • Champions

  • Dark Champions

  • Fantasy Hero

  • Hidden Lands

  • The Ultiamte Brick

  • The Ultimate Martial Artist


Additionally,The HERO System Combat Handbook supplements that material with new rules, expanded and clarified rules, and other information so you have all the combat rules you need right at your fingertips.



Stock #: DOJHP112

160-pg PDF

Author: Steven S. Long

Artists: Various

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HERO System Combat Handbook (5th Ed) PDF




THE GLORY OF BATTLE



The HERO System rules are designed to handle any type of combat - whether it involves two groups of gun-wielding gangsters on a grimy inner city stret, caped superheroes using energy bolts and super-strength in a fight in outer space, Fantasy warriors and wizard wielding swords and spells against trolls and dragons, a blaster duel in the corridors of a starship, or even stranger forms of conflict. The basic rules in Chapter Two of the HERO System 5th Edition, Revised rulebook, combined with the more advanced or genre-specfic rules in carious HERO System books, allow you to fight just about any type o battle you can imagine.



To help your game run as smoothly and enjoyable as possible, The HERO System Combat Handbook complies the combat rules from the HERO System 5th Edition, Revised rulebook and these supplements:


  • Champions

  • Dark Champions

  • Fantasy Hero

  • Hidden Lands

  • The Ultiamte Brick

  • The Ultimate Martial Artist


Additionally, The HERO System Combat Handbook supplements that material with new rules, expanded and clarified rules, and other information so you have all the combat rules you need right at your fingertips.



Stock #: DOJHERO112

ISBN: 1-58366-058-5

160-pg Trade Paperback, Perfect Bound

Retail: $24.99

Author: Steven S. Long

Artists: Various

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HERO System Resource Kit (Book+PDF)

116 in stock




Valuable Resources



This collection of game aids for both players and GMs contains useful stuff for every HERO System gamer!




It includes:

  • a 48-page booklet with a summary of the character creation rules, helpful forms for players and GMs, and other goodies

  • a five-page GM screen

  • 36 "paper miniatures"(12 modern-day, 12 fantasy, 12 sci-fi)

  • six 22"x17" maps; one featuring two modern-day scenes [the famed "Rosie's" street scene and the interior of a warehouse]; one featuring two fantasy scenes [a village street and an inn]; and one featuring science fiction scenes [a space station common area and a starship's bridge])


Stock #: DOJHERO103

48-page booklet, plus maps, cardboard miniatures and GM Screen

Retail: $19.99