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The Saga of Pala and Halic: A Silverdawn Adventure (1 Viewer)

Pala.pngThe Saga of Pala and Halic: A Silverdawn Adventure
Silverdawn Adventures, Book 3

Herein are the adventures of Pala and Halic -- thief and minstrel -- moving through their careers facing increasingly complex missions and dangers, eventually encountering the world's most elusive master Thief, and undertaking a quest into a dread forest to rescue the Goddess of Thieves from the depths of evil enchantment.

These adventures come from a game called Silverdawn, created in 1981. The game ran for most of the 1980s. Offering heroic fantasy adventures, the game was unique in offering interactive fiction between players and game masters. The game quickly grew to include thousands of players from around the world.

This book contains the complete moves from the player, and the game master’s created adventures in response.

Additionally, notes from the game master have been added to explore his thoughts, both at the time and in looking back from decades later.

So this is a very different heroic fantasy book, as it was played as a game, and the prose is a collaborative effort between the player and the game master.

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