As a designer and GURPS player who makes a lot of house rules, I’m curious if rpgpundit or anyone else who knows Capitan Alatriste would. Captain Alatriste is a series of novels by Spanish author Arturo Pérez-Reverte. It deals with the Las aventuras del capitán Alatriste (“Captain Alatriste”, ; UK & USA ): In , Diego Alatriste and Italian sword-for-hire Gualterio. This Spanish role-playing game is based on a series of novels written by Arturo Pérez-Reverte, about a fictional Seventeenth-Century Spanish swordsman and.

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With this novel, the reader gets both a good swashbuckling adventure and a history lesson.

One needs only a few years of college Spanish and access to a good dictionary to look up the more archaic Spanish terms. Book – Comic – Fantasy.

Capitan Alatriste – Maestros de Esgrima (Spanish)

You will put, again, a pike in Flanders. Boardgame counters are punched, unless noted. He is skilled in his craft and he lives quietly by his warrior’s code. This will help put the series in its proper context.


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Learn more about Amazon Prime. No queda sino batirse. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: The story is about more than one man, however daring, it’s also about Spain in the golden age, a country of outward prosperity and inward decay, a land where powerful and mysterious forces struggle for control.

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This book is part of a series on swashbuckling captain Alatriste. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Extremely well used and has major flaws, which may be too numerous to mention. Welcom, so, to the Madrid of Alatriste. When he is hired by the Holy Inquisition to kill two mysterious travelers, guests of the British ambassador, he knows he is in serious trouble.

Like new with only the slightest wear, many times indistinguishable from a Mint item. English Choose a language for shopping. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. Reviewed by Louis N. A great read, for teens and adults equally.


A “minus” sign indicates the opposite. Showing of 58 reviews. One person found this helpful. From the back of the book in English He was not the msot honest nor the most pius man, but he alatrist a brave man Diego Alatriste is a swordsman in a dangerous and corrupt seventeenth-century Spain, where his services are requested to settle debts or restore a family’s reputation.

I highly recommend this author and wish the Dumas Club book were available in the original Spanish on Kindle, since I have stopped buying space-hogging printed books. His clients include irate husbands and lenders who have problems collecting their debts.

Once you read the first page, you’re hooked. In most cases, boxed games and box sets do not come with dice.

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