Avatar Legends release date revealed
Magpie Games has announced the release date of its avatar captions tabletop role-playing game. Pre-orders for avatar captions opened earlier this week, with digital copies of the Core Rulebook officially going on sale October 26 and physical copies going on sale January 25, 2023. Two books will initially be made available – the Core Rulebook and the Wan Shi Tong’s Adventure Guide book, which offers players five adventures and several new character options. Pre-orders for both digital and physical copies are available now. In addition, Magpie Games also announced the release of a special game Avatar Legends Starter Set on target in the first quarter of 2023.
avatar captions was originally announced in 2021, with a Kickstarter for the game raising over $9.5 million. Several expansions for the game are planned, with sourcebooks for Republic City and The Spirit City already announced. The Republic City sourcebook will be released in the summer of 2023.
avatar captions uses the Powered by the Apocalypse gameplay system, with players building their character using a playbook. Each character has different abilities, and gameplay and advancement are based on finding inner balance of a character. The different characters of Avatar franchise appear as legends, who can impart knowledge to players or serve as allies or enemies depending on the situation. The game will support stories from five different eras of the Avatar franchise with a ton of new lore for the Roku era provided by Avatar creators Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino.
You can pre-order avatar captions on the Magpie Games website. More information on future expansions will be released soon.
You can follow our full tabletop gaming coverage here and subscribe to The Character Sheet, ComicBook.com’s new YouTube channel covering all tabletop RPG news.