Newsletter for Friday, July 14, 2006
Issue: 30

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New Faery's Tale Design Journal

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New Faery’s Tale Design Journal

Carmichael, CA Firefly Games has released the second in a series of design journals by the creators of Faery’s Tale, its forthcoming game of faery folklore for all ages, at

The second journal, by publisher and co-author Patrick Sweeney, covers the long history of the project, which began as a spark of an idea at GenCon 2000. Future journals will examine the design choices in the game, the challenges of producing a game suitable for children as well as adults, adapting faery folklore to a game, and other topics.

Faery's Tale, the interactive storytelling game of adventure in the wondrous world of the fey, debuts in print in August from Firefly Games. Suitable for ages 6 & up, this exciting rules-light game lets you take on the role of a pixie, brownie, sprite, or pooka in an enchanted faery-tale forest. Faery's Tale is written by Patrick Sweeney, Sandy Antunes, and Christina Stiles, with fiction by Robin D. Laws, graphic design by Hal Mangold, and artwork by Patricia Ann Lewis-MacDougall and Jennifer Meyer. Faery's Tale will be available in both print and PDF formats. This 64-page book has a suggested retail price of $14.95 in print and $9.95 in PDF.

About Firefly Games

Based in California , Firefly Games publishes child- and family-friendly games providing dynamic fun for all ages. The company was founded in 2002 by industry author Patrick Sweeney, and publishes the acclaimed Monster Island series of games, among others.

Contact Patrick Sweeney at for more information.

Visit Firefly Games at


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