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The Book of Many Things Volume 2: Shattered Worlds

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11 Races  6 Classes  10 Archetypes  38 Feats, Spells, Class Options, Magic Items, Equipment and more

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It’s dangerous to go alone, so join us as we explore the races and classes of several different settings through the lens of the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game.

Haven’t found it yet? We’ll add it!

The Book of Many Things Volume 2 is the latest repository of options built from fan requests related to its theme. Inside is a compilation of character options related to different video games, movies, cartoons, and other mediums; fleshed out and made playable. Surprise enemies with your array of combat options as a generational hero. Hunt dragon pirates through the realities, or become one yourself. Become a master of whip, sword, and cross as you stalk the creatures that go bump in the night. You could even become an outlaw, beast master, or shadow priest. A variety of different races, classes, archetypes, feats, and spells await within the Book of Many Things Volume 2.

The Book of Many Things is a series of regularly updated resources, with new content being added over time. If you have something you’d like to request, just reach out to us (details inside) and we’ll work with you to try and include it. You’ll even receive a thank you in the credits.

Recent Update 5/15/2018

==Races==

Dragon souls: Whether you're a human, orc, catfolk, or reptoid, you may have been born with the soul of a dragon, which lets you create magic that takes others years to master.

Nerudes: A rotund, catlike race that prefers to sleep and eat, but will adventure in order to sleep, and eat.

Dalits: This amorphous race gains the option to transform into other races for a short time, much like a certain purple monster...

==Classes==
Astrologer: Gaze at the stars and use their power to help your companions and stop your enemies with this straight-forward spellcaster.

Gamer: Do you enjoy roleplaying complex classes like the druid, kineticist, or vigilante? Then the gamer is definitely for you.

Potentialist: Don't move! From a creative prompt by fellow designer Scott Gladstein, the potentialist gets more done by staying still than any other.

Pythia: Concept by Paul Vincent Hughes: The pythias are to druids as sorcerers are to wizards and oracles are to clerics. They are seers from another time and relative dimension; forced to adapt their gifts to the natural world to survive after being exiled by the people over whom they once ruled.

==Archetypes==
Jade Dreamer: Pythias who have given themselves fully to druidic magic by letting go of their former lives.

Wolf Heart: A mercenary of sorts, the wolf heart is a ranger with some alchemical knowledge related to mutagens, bombs, and extracts. He also learns a selection of specialized sigils he can create to aid him in combat.

==Feats==
Several referencial feats were added for ease of use.

Summon Fantasy Tactics make the illusions you summon a little more real.

Witcher lets you increase your alchemical item damage.

Multiclass feats for each of the current 6 classes, as well as all existing base classes have been added (core class multiclass feats can be found in Volume 1).

==Spells==
Several referencial spells were added for ease of use.

Added the astrologer spell lists for each constellation.

Baptism of fire lets you burn out the evil in your friends and enemies, while detect stellar alignment tells you what constellation they may be channeling at present.

Each of the Summon Fantasy Spells (I through VII) allow you to summon the illusion of a powerful creature that benefits you and your allies more if your enemies believe it is real. Final Fantasy lets you do this in the event that you die.

Finally, topple gives your sorcerer or wizard the opportunity to knock an enemy over before they can reach you.

 
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Samurai S May 15, 2018 2:12 pm UTC
PUBLISHER
The May Update for the Book of Many Things Volume 2 is now live! Inside, you will find these new additions:

==Races==
Dragon souls: Whether you're a human, orc, catfolk, or reptoid, you may have been born with the soul of a dragon, which lets you create magic that takes others years to master.

Nerudes: A rotund, catlike race that prefers to sleep and eat, but will adventure in order to sleep, and eat.

Dalits: This amorphous race gains the option to transform into other races for a short time, much like a certain purple monster...

==Classes==
Astrologer: Gaze at the stars and use their power to help your companions and stop your enemies with this straight-forward spellcaster.

Gamer: Do you enjoy roleplaying complex classes like the druid, kineticist, or vigilante? Then the gamer is definitely for you.

Potentialist: Don't move! From a creative prompt by fellow designer Scott Gladstein, the potentialist gets more done by staying...See more
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Lewis C April 25, 2018 8:59 am UTC
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So how do you want people to contact you with ideas for the book? One could post here of course, but do you have a facebook page or email that you prefer?

Despite it being a mainstay in fantasy literature I have yet to see a decent arcane astrologer. Who uses the stars for divinations & learning the secrets of the world.

Considering that a summoner can call upon an angelic eidolon I am surprised we havn't seen an archetype for the class that gives them some paladin like abilities. Of course there would have to be a variation for anti-paladins that summon devils/demons.
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Samurai S May 01, 2018 12:36 pm UTC
PUBLISHER
Hello Lewis! Let me jump in and help. Yes, we have a Facebook (Book of Many Things) that is mentioned on the back of the PDF as well as within the first couple pages. You are also more than welcome to make requests here as we try to check for them regularly.

1) The Book of Many Things Volume 1 actually has the Convoker, which is a paladin-esque summoner. I have made note of your request for an astrologer.
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Lewis C May 02, 2018 8:17 am UTC
PURCHASER
OK, thanks. I guess I need to get started on reading the first book then.
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Samurai S May 07, 2018 11:05 pm UTC
PUBLISHER
We've added a look at the astrologer on Facebook as of today. If you want to message the page, we can send you a full version ahead of release.
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Jason M April 19, 2018 11:59 pm UTC
PURCHASER
Hm... I wonder if something similar to the Holy Swordsman/Sword Saint from Final Fantasy Tactics would be possible in Pathfinder.
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Samurai S May 01, 2018 12:37 pm UTC
PUBLISHER
We can look into what makes them different from paladins and maybe it could be done as an archetype. You can keep an eye out for updates on this topic at our Facebook, and we'll be sure to post it in one of our future updates.
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Ashley B April 17, 2018 9:06 pm UTC
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Alright! I've been waiting for this to go live :D
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