Newsletter for Friday, July 21, 2006
Issue: 35

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New Faery's Tale Design Journal


For Immediate Release7-21-06

New Faery’s Tale Design Journal

Carmichael, CA – Firefly Games has released the third in a series of design journals by the creators of Faery’s Tale, the newly released game of faery folklore for all ages, at The third journal, by publisher and co-author Patrick Sweeney, takes a look under the hood at the design choices in the rules, from the decision to go with a dice-pool resolution system to how the Essence rules fuel the storytelling aspect of the game.

Faery's Tale, the interactive storytelling game of adventure in the wondrous world of the fey, is now available on PDF and on pre-order for the August print release 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. 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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