FAQ: Manifest the RPG
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When can I get access to the Manifest Quickstart Guide?

Due to logistical reasons, we here at Waypoint Game Designs decided to follow Kickstarter’s advice and refrain from releasing any of the rewards before the campaign is complete & successful.

We realize that the end of the campaign seems like forever and a day away, which is why we’re encouraging everyone to comment and join the community on the Manifest Kickstarter page and on Manifest’s other social media.

This is why we plan on holding a few Kickstarter Live Q&A’s and demos during the campaign. Hopefully, these can help stave off the appetite for more Manifest info until the campaign ends and we’re a success!

Last updated: March 05, 2019 21:33

How can I get a better feel for how Manifest and the Fistful of D20s system plays?

There are a bunch of resources at your disposal!

The easiest one is to watch the Kickstarter Live stream from March 6th. The Manifest Team plays a quick session of Manifest and then answers a bunch of questions during the Q&A session. https://youtu.be/O55bUsHKXeM

Also the Essential NPCs Podcast did 21 actual play episodes of Manifest. They also have a segment at the beginning of every episode where they talk about many of the gameplay mechanics of Manifest! https://soundcloud.com/essential-npcs/sets/series-9-manifest

You can also tune into our upcoming countdown livestream on April 1! There we’ll be taking your questions, playing some Manifest, and also going through a few tutorials of how to play the game! https://live.kickstarter.com/waypoint-game-designs/live/manifest-8-hour-countdown-livestream

At first glance the Fistful of D20s system may seem intimidating, however once the players have a grasp of the basic dice mechanics, it really does bolster the narrative RPG experience. Go check out all of these resources, they are a great way to get a feel for Manifest and also it’s game engine.

Last updated: March 28, 2019 17:02

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