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Mr T

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5th Ed Shadowrun books
« on: (17:38:10/05-03-15) »
Hi guys,

Just bought 5th ed core rulebook and im trying to buy more books but im unsure which are 5th ed compatible. I looked at Augmentation and Arsenal but there say they are four 4th ed. Are these books unusable rules wise with 5th ed?

Currently are the released 5th ed rulebooks

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Crimsondude

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Re: 5th Ed Shadowrun books
« Reply #1 on: (17:58:54/05-03-15) »
Shadowrun, Fifth Edition
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Herr Brackhaus

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Re: 5th Ed Shadowrun books
« Reply #2 on: (18:30:52/05-03-15) »
A lot of the mechanics and all of the story elements from books like Augmentation and Arsenal are usable in SR5 with just a little bit of work. Unwired, the SR4 matrix book, is almost completely unusable from a mechanical perspective because of how vastly different the SR5 Matrix rules are compared to SR4.

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Re: 5th Ed Shadowrun books
« Reply #3 on: (19:18:56/05-03-15) »
Shadow Spells is an additional magic supplement book. No rules, just some more traditions, spells and adept powers.

Gun H[3]aven is a firearms supplement book. Most of these guns are pretty bad (good for arming gangers and other low end NPCs) but there's a few good guns here as well.
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AJCarrington

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Re: 5th Ed Shadowrun books
« Reply #4 on: (19:26:14/05-03-15) »
Likely one of the better listings of SR5 releases (digital and print):
DTRPG - Shadowrun, Fifth Edition