Guys. Dolls. Fedoras. Shootouts while racing down the street. Maltese birds. It's all the stuff you love in a system you love. Battlefield Press is running a Kickstarter campaign to bring pulp to Savage Worlds with their Pulp Fantastic setting book.
From the campaign:
The ENNie Award winning publisher, Battlefield Press International, publisher of such fine settings as The Dinosaur Protocol, Gaslight Victorian Fantasy and Robotech Macross now presents to you the latest in hard core noir role playing. Presenting for your approval, Pulp Fantastic, for use with the Savage Worlds Adventurer Edition. This book will be available as a softcover book or a hardcover book, at a size of 7x10.
Welcome to the age of the Pulps, where two-fisted action heroes and secret societies battle for control of the destiny of mankind! This book originally was designed as a Vortex system game. That version of the game is currently out of print. This book makes use of the new Savage Worlds Adventure Edition rules and using totally updated and edited material from that original. Sample pages are from the Votex version and are shown as an example of what the new book would look like, the new layout may not look like this however.
In the years after the Great War dawns a new age of heroic adventure!
From the gleaming spires of the big city, to the steaming jungles of Skull Island, brave men and women fight the forces of evil, carving their legends into the history of the 20th Century. It is an age of exploration and daring. An age of discovery, peril and mad science. It is the age of Pulp Fantastic!
Pulp Fantastic is a fast-paced game of action and adventure, where stalwart heroes face down dastardly villains, weird menaces and bizarre monstrosities in the name of all that is right and true!
Powered by the Savage Worlds Adventurer Edition, Pulp Fantastic contains everything you need to create your own high-octane pulp adventures featuring masked avengers, mad scientists, gritty gumshoes or any other kind of pulp hero you can imagine. Included are a gazetteer and timeline of the Pulp Era, rules for creating vile villains and strange inventions, and a bestiary of monstrous creatures!
Adventure calls! Will you answer?”
The campaign is up and running now with 14 days left to go.