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Adventure awaits with Pendragon 6th Edition!

Curious about the upcoming release of Pendragon? We have exactly what you need.

It is an age of chivalry, an age of adventure & fantasy—it is the age of Pendragon! The Adventure of the Sword Tournament is a complete scenario and special preview of the rules for Pendragon 6th Edition. Within, you’ll find:

  • A ready-to-play scenario, allowing you and your players to partake in the epic moment when an unknown, back-country squire draws the sword from the stone.
  • A rules overview covering Traits, Passions, Skills, and combat.
  • Five pregenerated Player-knights.
  • A primer on the city of Londinium: the setting for the scenario.

A Gen Con 2022 exclusive hand-out, we are proud to make this available for everyone.

New for 2023 - Pendragon 6th Edition!

In early 2023 the Pendragon Starter Set for 6th Edition will be released, followed closely by several more title as Chaosium relaunches this historic RPG line. See yourself why Pendragon, Greg Stafford's magnum opus,  is widely considered one of the best designed RPG rules systems ever.

King Arthur Pendragon has won the following awards:

  • 2018 Tabletop Gaming Magazine 'Top 150 Greatest Games of All Time' - King Arthur Pendragon - Ranked #75 (Reader Poll)
  • 2007 Origins Award - King Arthur Pendragon - Hall of Fame
  • 2007 The Diana Jones Award - Greg Stafford for The Great Pendragon Campaign (with White Wolf Publishing) - 'Excellence in Gaming' Award
  • 1991 Origins Award - King Arthur Pendragon - Best Role Playing Rules
  • 1986 Origins Award - The Great Pendragon Campaign - Best Role Playing Supplement

Find out more about the Pendragon RPG at Chaosium.com.

28 page PDF
Author: Greg Stafford 
Development: David Larkins, Veli-Matti Pelkonen, & David Zeeman 
Cover Art: Sam Carr  
Interior Art: Mathilde Marlot and Laurent Miny, Eleonor Piteira, & Matt Ryan
Heraldic Artist: Katrin Dirim
Border Designs, Marginalia, & Graphic Elements: Simeon Cogswell, Kalin Kadiev, & Ash Stellmach 

The Adventure of the Sword Tournament © 2022 Moon Design Publications. All rights reserved. Pendragon is a registered trademark of Moon Design Publications. Chaosium Inc. and the Chaosium logo are registered trademarks of Chaosium Inc. Pendragon © 1985–2022 Moon Design Publications. All rights reserved. 

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Pendragon - The Adventure of the Sword Tournament.pdf 5 MB

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