First of TWO offers of the 2013 SHADOWRUN Fifth Edition cyberpunk-fantasy RPG

Shadowrun 5E Essentials

The crucial tabletop roleplaying ebooks from CATALYST GAME LABS

Core Collection - $22.95

  • Shadowrun 5E
  • Run Faster
  • Chrome Flesh

Bonus Collection

  • Street Grimoire
  • Data Trails
  • Rigger 5.0

(Looking for our other offers? Bundle for Two 2 -- M&M Earth-Prime -- Shadowrun 5E Runs & Guns )

Scan this, chummer: This all-new Shadowrun 5E Essentials Bundle is the first of two offers now in progress featuring .PDF ebooks for the 2013 Fifth Edition of Shadowrun, the cyberpunk-fantasy tabletop roleplaying game from Catalyst Game Labs. This offer includes the complete Shadowrun 5E rulebook and all its key rules supplements in .PDF -- everything you need for a campaign of megacorporate espionage and magical battle in the shadows of 2081. If you're new to Shadowrun, start here. Then check our companion SR5 Runs & Guns collection that gets your runners into new and deeper trouble with more supplements and sourcebooks.

For just US$22.95 you get all three Fifth Edition titles in this Essentials offer's Core Collection (retail value $70) as DRM-free .PDF ebooks, including the complete Shadowrun 5E core rulebook (Master Index Edition), plus the free 5E Quick-Start Rules and Character Conversion Guide; the player's book, Run Faster; and the augmentation catalog Chrome Flesh.

And if you pay more than this offer's threshold price of $35.72, you'll also get this offer's entire Bonus Collection with three more key 5E supplements worth an additional $75 -- the rules expansions for magic (Street Grimoire), the Matrix (Data Trails), and riggers (Rigger 5.0).

Learn more about our offers at our official blog, Beyond the Bundle.

Upgrading the system

Ten percent of your payment (after gateway fees) will be donated to these two Shadowrun 5E offers' designated charity, the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

Core Collection

Pay the minimum price to get these titles:

Shadowrun 5E

Everything has a price
  • Designer(s): Various designers
  • Catalyst Game Labs, 498 pages
  • Retail price $20

Run Faster

The indispensable SR5 player guide
  • Designer(s): Various designers
  • Catalyst Game Labs, 258 pages
  • Retail price $25

Chrome Flesh

Augmentations at the edge of the possible
  • Designer(s): Various designers
  • Catalyst Game Labs, 242 pages
  • Retail price $25

Bonus Collection

Beat the threshold price to LEVEL UP and get this entire collection of BONUS titles:

Street Grimoire

Paying with your soul
  • Designer(s): Various designers
  • Catalyst Game Labs, 234 pages
  • Retail price $25

Data Trails

The core Matrix handbook for SR5
  • Designer(s): Various designers
  • Catalyst Game Labs, 186 pages
  • Retail price $25

Rigger 5.0

The hardest runners to hit are the ones who keep moving
  • Designer(s): Various designers
  • Catalyst Game Labs, 194 pages
  • Retail price $25

Telling it to you straight

Pay just $22.95 for this Essentials offer's Core Collection of three complete .PDFs, including the compete 2013 Fifth Edition Shadowrun rulebook (Master Index Edition), the Run Faster companion, and Chrome Flesh, the latest catalog of cyberware, genetech, nanotech, and more. And if you pay more than this offer's current threshold price ($35.72), you'll also receive all three supplements in this offer's Bonus Collection with the Fifth Edition's matrix, magic, and rigger books.

Bundle of Holding titles are always absolutely free of DRM, so you can move and copy them freely among all your tablets, laptops, and smartphones.

(Don't forget our companion SR5 Runs & Guns collection with more supplements about magic and mayhem in the Sixth World of 2081.)

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