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Creature Feature Quarterly volume 1

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$3.25

*volume 3 is on Kickstarter now*

Here are 13 original monsters for your 5th edition games.

In addition to the usual stats, each monster has an extensive description including lore, ecology and adventure ideas.


Monsters By Challenge Rating

CR2     Protocol Imp

CR4     Unseelie Psychopomp

CR5     Arboreal Stalker

CR6     Blade Wraith, Cerberan Warlock, Lurking Glutton

CR7     Star Tyrant

CR8     Mantid Stitch Golem, Tatterdemalion Lich

CR9     Hound Of Tindalos

CR10   Devourer, Twistbrute

CR16   Enraged Fallen Celestial


 
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Jeremy H October 04, 2018 11:57 am UTC
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I'm curious what you guys think about the price point for content? Also, I have paper minis and VTT tokens for these monsters as well. Would a modest price bump be palatable if I included them? Or, do you prefer to purchase them separately from my regular Creature Feature line? It's a pickle because there's redundancy.
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Gavin R October 13, 2018 7:17 pm UTC
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As priced now, $3.25 for 13 is the same price as buying all the individual creatures. Thus GMs are discouraged from buying this bundle, because it feels like wasting money on creatures they might not use when they could just grab all the individual creatures they know they have immediate use for in their next game. At 0.25 you really did make a great "impulse buy" product in the individual creature. Adding extra value encourages GMs to get the bundle, but I don't know how that will play out at increased price because of how easy it is to make tokens for VTT. I would probably like it, but I'd like it more with stat blocks for Fantasy Grounds.

For a physical tabletop GM, I know I would love those paper minis. Trying to shrink art and make it into a triangle-fold mini I could use on a battle mat was always a pain. That's part of why I moved to Fantasy Grounds. So, I'd totally have paid for those. Do you know how much your regular customers split between VTT GMs and Physical Table GMs?
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Jeremy H October 14, 2018 12:48 am UTC
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Thanks for your input Gavin. I have been struggling with getting exposure for this product line and pricing things fairly. Perhaps I will stop the individual releases or give these Quarterlies (including the minis and tokens) a slight bump to $3.50 to represent lay out prices, etc.

The series is still getting exposure, so I don't know how the split goes between tabletop vs. virtual tabletop gamers. The series began on Patreon, and most of my backers there seem like busy people as they rarely comment.

A quick plug, I am running a Kickstarter for Volume 3 now. The work is done except for layout of the booklet. My goal is $1000. If it funds, I will include VTT tokens and paper minis with these older Quarterlies too.

How do you feel about a PoD version? Because of this Landscape layout printing costs are quite a bit higher. If I recall correctly, they would be in the minimum $8 range. Would that dissuade you from a PoD purchase?

I know a guy that does Fantasy Grounds...See more
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Garin J September 08, 2018 11:18 pm UTC
Fantastic art and really well balanced creatures, this beautiful piece feels like a zine in all the best ways. There is a lot of effort here, not just stat blocks but fully realized monsters.
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Dean F September 07, 2018 12:10 pm UTC
Clear and bold drawings of interesting and well-written monsters. A good variety, each with a full write-up of lore, ecology and ways to connect it with an adventure. The mechanics follow the standard 5E format, so they are easy to read and use. I happily recommend this and other Creature Feature pdfs by Jeremy Hart.
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