While superhero RPGs aren’t my thing, if today’s Green Ronin press release is any indication, I’m obviously in the minority. Mutants & Masterminds, the company’s increasingly popular game, has sold out entirely, having outsold Death in Freeport by a significant amount. The core rulebook will see a revised second printing next month.
Text of Green Ronin press release follows:
MUTANTS & MASTERMINDS SOLD OUT!
Revised Reprint Already in the Works
May 10, 2004—Seattle, WA: Green Ronin Publishing’s hit superhero RPG,
Mutants & Masterminds, has sold out. Since its debut at the end of 2002,
Mutants & Masterminds has won multiple ENnie and Pen & Paper Awards and
firmly established itself in the top tier of superhero RPGs. Its expanding
line of support products includes Freedom City, Crooks!, and Nocturnals: A
“We took quite a gamble printing as many books as we did,” said Green Ronin
President Chris Pramas, “but Mutants & Masterminds has exceeded our wildest
expectations. It has now outsold Death in Freeport by nearly 3,000 copies,
which is quite a feat considering that was the first d20 book ever
A revised version of the core rulebook is already at print. It updates the
book with the most current errata, and adds a detailed example of character
creation. The second printing of the core book will be shipping with the
Mutants & Masterminds Annual #1 in June.
Green Ronin Publishing was founded in 2000 by game industry veterans Chris
Pramas, Nicole Lindroos, and Hal Mangold. The company has published over 50
books since then, establishing a reputation for innovation and quality that
is second to none in the RPG industry. Its award-winning products include
Mutants & Masterminds, Book of the Righteous, and Freeport: The City of
Adventure. Point your browser to www.greenronin.com for more info.
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