There are currently no announced plans to republish this. Paul masons ff books have always been more ambitious than the others that made up the series so it is only fitting that his final addition to the series is his most ambitious yet. Magehunter is a singleplayer roleplaying gamebook written by paul mason, illustrated by russ nicholson and originally published in 1995 by puffin books. Fighting fantasy download ebook pdf, epub, tuebl, mobi. The book is designed exceptionally well i dont think i have come across a fighting fantasy adventure this. Click download or read online button to get fighting fantasy book now. The only problem is it is maybe a bit too ambitious. But as this book plainly shows, his experimental approach was challenging, and ultimately i felt that magehunter was a step too far. In a typical fighting fantasy book, the reader will take the role of the storys protagonist, making the characters choices and following their own path through the story. It forms part of steve jackson and ian livingstones fighting fantasy series. Steve jackson and lan livingstone presenl r the warlock oi firetop. Fighting fantasy was a series of fiftynine gamebooks released by puffin books from.
Magehunter is a singleplayer roleplaying gamebook written by paul mason, illustrated by russ. If you are a kid of the 1980s, you may have played a few fighting fantasy books. Your trusty flintlock pistol and fine steel broadsword have seen many fights, and you have the knowledge, skill and equipment to capture the craftiest sorcerer. Fighting fantasy 61 gamebooks pdf fighting fantasy is a series of singleplayer fantasy gamebooks created by steve jackson and ian livingstone. The 57th title in the fighting fantasy series was and still is one of my favourites, havent played it for years and still have my old one so was refreshing to play again after so long. Magehunter features an enticing plot that has you, the main protagonist flung into the mystical and surreal world of titan, rich with magical forces and alien inhabitants. The first volume in the series was published by puffin in 1982, with the rights to the franchise eventually being purchased by wizard books in 2002. Magehunter by paul mason, book 57 in the original fighting fantasy series. Magehunter fighting fantasy gamebooks, book 57 by paul mason. In march 1983, an unconventional series of books held the top three entries of the sunday times bestseller list.
Fighting fantasy gamebooks have sold over 17 million books worldwide, in over 30 languages. You were the hero in the warlock of firetop mountain, fighting monsters and foes with a pencil, two dice and an eraser. The retro cult around fighting fantasy gamebooks bbc news. In this episode we continue to go through the series of fighting fantasy. See the complete fighting fantasy series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Fighting fantasy is a series of singleplayer fantasy roleplay gamebooks created by steve jackson and ian livingstone. It is the 57th in the series in the original puffin series isbn 01403707. The series distinguished itself by featuring a fantasy roleplaying element, with the caption on each cover claiming each title. Gameplay wise, crypt plus eye of the dragon of you dont count skill bonuses.
Magehunter fighting fantasy gamebooks, book 57 by paul mason book cover, description, publication history. It is the 32nd in the series in the original puffin series isbn 0140325484. Read my article about collection the original series and beyond. You are a magehunter, tracking down evildoers and bringing them to justice.
Magic drags you far from your familiar world, to a land of treasures, traps, and treachery. Most of the fighting fantasy books were set in the fantasy world of titan. This site is like a library, use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Magehunter book titannica fandom fighting fantasy wiki. The whole concept of the body swapping was interesting, but it necessarily took up so much time and space in its execution, that the book has very little actual plot. Slaves of the abyss is a singleplayer roleplaying gamebook written by paul mason and steve williams, illustrated by bob harvey and originally published in 1988 by puffin books. The series distinguished itself by featuring a fantasy roleplaying element, with the caption on each cover claiming each title was a fighting fantasy gamebook in which you are the hero. Fighting fantasy is a series of singleplayer fantasy roleplay gamebooks created by steve. Magehunter and sky lord are the most difficult reads for me. The fighting fantasy book series by multiple authors includes books the warlock of firetop mountain, the citadel of chaos, the forest of doom, and several more.240 1346 644 73 1311 981 762 1347 1653 991 666 1332 503 1072 615 957 1626 947 173 232 26 31 346 40 1476 191 1204 1237 588 1116 237 578 1212 424 1002 238 473 579 630 528