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=='''What's New'''==
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==What's New==
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* Thomas' new book ~ [[:Category:In the Time of the Sixth Sun|In the Time of the Sixth Sun]] : '''[[SS:LOD | LAND OF THE DEAD]]''' will be in stores the week of '''August 4th, 2009'''. ( [http://www.amazon.com/Land-Dead-Thomas-Harlan/dp/0765312042/throneworldenter amazon] | [http://search.barnesandnoble.com/Land-of-the-Dead/Thomas-Harlan/e/9780765312044/?itm=10 b&n] | [http://www.abebooks.com/servlet/SearchResults?paratrk=&isbn=9780765312044&ltrec=t abe] )
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* The Chinese language rights for '''Oath of Empire''' : ''Shadow of Ararat'' (#1) and ''Gate of Fire'' (#2) have been purchased by [http://www.cqph.com/ Chongqing Publishing House]. And the process of translation is underway now!
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* The paperback and hardback of ~ [[:Category:In the Time of the Sixth Sun|In the Time of the Sixth Sun]] : '''[[SS:LOD | LAND OF THE DEAD]]''' can be purchased from ( [http://www.amazon.com/Land-Dead-Thomas-Harlan/dp/0765312042/throneworldenter amazon] | [http://search.barnesandnoble.com/Land-of-the-Dead/Thomas-Harlan/e/9780765312044/?itm=10 b&n] | [http://www.abebooks.com/servlet/SearchResults?paratrk=&isbn=9780765312044&ltrec=t abe] | [http://www.throneworld.com/store.html signed] )
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* Thomas has added his author profile to [http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/873.Thomas_Harlan GoodReads]. If you use that site, send him a friend invite!
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=='''Books'''==
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==Books==
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You've found the home of Thomas Harlan's [http://www.throneworld.com/oathofempire/index.html OATH OF EMPIRE] series from [http://www.tor.com Tor Books], which includes [http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0312865430/throneworldenter The Shadow of Ararat], [http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0312865449/throneworldenter The Gate of Fire], [http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0312865597/throneworldenter The Storm of Heaven] and [http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0312865600/throneworldenter The Dark Lord].
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===[http://www.throneworld.com/oathofempire/index.html Oath of Empire]===
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And ''[[:Category:In the Time of the Sixth Sun|In the Time of the Sixth Sun]]'', which is a science-fiction / archaeological-mystery/ space warfare epic set in a far-future dominated by the [[Méxica]] (Aztec) Empire, which currently includes [[SS:WOF | Wasteland of Flint]], [[SS:HOR | House of Reeds]] and [[SS:LOD | Land of the Dead]]. This series is also published by [http://www.tor.com Tor Books].
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A massively epic historical-fantasy series from [http://www.tor.com Tor Books], which includes:
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* [[:Category:In the Time of the Sixth Sun|In the Time of the Sixth Sun]] [[:Category:Concordance|Concordance]]
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* [http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0312865430/throneworldenter The Shadow of Ararat]
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* [http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0312865449/throneworldenter The Gate of Fire]
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* [http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0312865597/throneworldenter The Storm of Heaven]
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* [http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0312865600/throneworldenter The Dark Lord]
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We also host a wiki devoted to the fabulous work of Kenneth Bulmer, perhaps better known as Alan Burt Akers:
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Signed copies of some of Thomas' books can be purchased from the [http://www.throneworld.com/store.html Store].
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* The Book of [[Dray Prescot]]'s '''[[:Category:Kregen | Kregen]]'''. (Also known as '''Scorpio''', or '''Antares''')
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===[[:Category:In the Time of the Sixth Sun|In the Time of the Sixth Sun]]===
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** [[:Category:Gaming on Kregen|Gaming on Kregen]]
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=='''Gaming'''==
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A science-fiction / archaeological-mystery/ space warfare epic, published by [http://www.tor.com Tor Books], set in a far-future dominated by the [[Méxica]] (Aztec) Empire.
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===Crusader Earth===
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* [[SS:WOF | Wasteland of Flint]]
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* [[SS:HOR | House of Reeds]]
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* [[SS:LOD | Land of the Dead]].
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* The [[:Category:Concordance|Concordance]]
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[http://www.throneworld.com/personal/gaming/crusaderearth/index.html Crusader Earth], which is a D20-system role-playing universe set on historical Earth in the 1100's, mostly centered in the Holy Land and Nabatea. Most of the components of this universe have been published in DRAGON and DUNGEON magazines, published by [http://www.paizopublishing.com/ Paizo Publishing].
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===Kregen===
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We lay no claim on having written the fabulous [[Dray Prescot]] series, but we love it so much we host a fan-wiki:
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* The Book of [[Dray Prescot]]'s '''[[:Category:Kregen | Kregen]]'''.
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** [[:Category:Gaming on Kregen|Gaming on Kregen]]
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==Gaming==
===Lords of the Earth===
===Lords of the Earth===
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This is also the home of '''[http://lords.throneworld.com/ LORDS OF THE EARTH]''', an incredibly addictive play-by-(e)mail strategy wargame. In 2003, Lords was nominated for an Origins/GAMA award as Best PBM Game of the Year.
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This is also the home of '''[[:Category:Lords of the Earth | Lords of the Earth]]''', an incredibly addictive play-by-(e)mail strategy wargame. In 2003, Lords was nominated for an Origins/GAMA award as '''Best PBM Game of the Year'''.
* [[LivingRules]] - Rulebooks and Resources for [[Lords of the Earth]]
* [[LivingRules]] - Rulebooks and Resources for [[Lords of the Earth]]
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* [[Lords of the Earth]], [[:Category:CampaignOne|Campaign One Encyclopedia]]
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* [[:Category:CampaignOne|Campaign One Encyclopedia]]
* ThroneWorld [[:Category:Technical Notes | Technical Notes]]
* ThroneWorld [[:Category:Technical Notes | Technical Notes]]
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===Tales of Nihongi===
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===[[Crusader Earth]]===
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[http://www.throneworld.com/personal/gaming/Nihongi/nihongi.html Nihon-gi] was set in Feudal Japan during the period following the Tokugawa restoration in the 1400's.
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A D20-system role-playing universe set on historical Earth in the 1100's, mostly centered in the Holy Land and Nabatea. Most of the components of this world have been published in DRAGON and DUNGEON magazines, published by [http://www.paizopublishing.com/ Paizo Publishing].
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===Great War In Europe===
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===Nihon-gi (Tales of Japan)===
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Colin Dunnigan has compiled and consolidated an up-to-date rulebook for XTR's GREAT WAR IN EUROPE (including the Middle East expansion). This is a pretty cool game covering World War One.
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A historical-fantasy [http://www.throneworld.com/personal/gaming/micea/index.html Micea]-system game, [http://www.throneworld.com/personal/gaming/Nihongi/nihongi.html Nihon-gi] was set in Feudal Japan during the Warring States period in the AD 1700's.
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It's available in Word97 format and PDF.
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===The Rise of the Hûkun===
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===The Rimworld Ventures Expeditions===
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[http://www.throneworld.com/personal/gaming/micea/index.html Micea] is a fantastic world populated by anthropomorphics (fuzzy animals that walk upright and have thumbs - yes damn you, thumbs!). The players were, at first, newly inducted members of the Seven Cities League ''Iron Legion''. Later, after getting into a lot of trouble, they were wandering mercenaries.
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This is an science-fiction game world set in the Babylon Five universe (a TV show on the TNT network, created by Joe Straczynski for the Warner Brothers PTEN consortium). The players are employees of the Rimworld Ventures corporation, an Earth-based xenoarchaeological concern with an office on the Babylon Five station. This campaign formed part of the background for In The Time of the Sixth Sun.
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===Rimworld Ventures===
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===The Rise of the Hûkun===
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This is a fantasy game world populated by anthropomorphics (fuzzy animals that walk upright and have thumbs). The players were, at first, newly inducted members of the Seven Cities League Iron Legion. Later, after getting into a lot of trouble, they were wandering mercenaries. This game used a fusion ruleset based on both the Steve Jackson Games GURPS system and on Chaosium Game's Pendragon.
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This is an science-fiction game world set in the [http://www.thestation.com/ Babylon Five] universe. The players were employees of the [http://www.throneworld.com/personal/gaming/b5/rimworld.html Rimworld Ventures] corporation, an Earth-based [[xenoarchaeology|xenoarchaeological]] concern with an office on the Babylon Five station.
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===Legends of the Past... (Warning! Lots of graphics on this page)===
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===Legends of the Past...===
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Since Tom's been doing this kind of gaming since junior high, he has many skeletons in the closet. Some of his previous games are summarized here.
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Since Tom's been doing this kind of gaming since junior high, he has many skeletons in the closet. Some of his previous games are summarized [http://www.throneworld.com/personal/gaming/oldgames/history.html here].

Latest revision as of 14:53, 14 August 2012


Land of the dead cover 2570x1690.jpg
HORcover.jpg
WOFcover.jpg

What's New

Books

Oath of Empire

A massively epic historical-fantasy series from Tor Books, which includes:

Signed copies of some of Thomas' books can be purchased from the Store.

In the Time of the Sixth Sun

A science-fiction / archaeological-mystery/ space warfare epic, published by Tor Books, set in a far-future dominated by the Méxica (Aztec) Empire.

Kregen

We lay no claim on having written the fabulous Dray Prescot series, but we love it so much we host a fan-wiki:

Gaming

Lords of the Earth

This is also the home of Lords of the Earth, an incredibly addictive play-by-(e)mail strategy wargame. In 2003, Lords was nominated for an Origins/GAMA award as Best PBM Game of the Year.

Crusader Earth

A D20-system role-playing universe set on historical Earth in the 1100's, mostly centered in the Holy Land and Nabatea. Most of the components of this world have been published in DRAGON and DUNGEON magazines, published by Paizo Publishing.

Nihon-gi (Tales of Japan)

A historical-fantasy Micea-system game, Nihon-gi was set in Feudal Japan during the Warring States period in the AD 1700's.

The Rise of the Hûkun

Micea is a fantastic world populated by anthropomorphics (fuzzy animals that walk upright and have thumbs - yes damn you, thumbs!). The players were, at first, newly inducted members of the Seven Cities League Iron Legion. Later, after getting into a lot of trouble, they were wandering mercenaries.

Rimworld Ventures

This is an science-fiction game world set in the Babylon Five universe. The players were employees of the Rimworld Ventures corporation, an Earth-based xenoarchaeological concern with an office on the Babylon Five station.

Legends of the Past...

Since Tom's been doing this kind of gaming since junior high, he has many skeletons in the closet. Some of his previous games are summarized here.

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