|Author(s)||F. Wesley Schneider|
|Released||May 24, 2017|
|Series||Runescars 1 of 5|
|Artwork from Runescars 1|
Runescars #1, a Pathfinder Comics book written by F. Wesley Schneider with art by Ediano Silva, and covers by Jonathan Lau, Geraldo Borges, and Igor Lima, was released on May 24, 2017. The issue is subtitled, "Rune Born", on page 2. The "Pathfinder Chronicles" appendix in this volume is written by Jason Keeley.
|“||An exciting new Pathfinder adventure begins! The Pathfinder heroes receive a desperate plea to unmask a killer stalking the chaos-gripped city of Korvosa. A new queen has ascended the city's Crimson Throne, and now deadly armored Hellknights and Gray Maidens clash in the streets. With the help of a cagey adventuring detective, the heroes race down the perilous trail of a brutal murderer—only to realize that the next target might be one of their own! Dare the magic and monsters of gothic Korvosa in the first sword-swinging issue from Pathfinder co-creator F. Wesley Schneider (Pathfinder: Hollow Mountain, Bloodbound), with art from Ediano Silva (Grimm Fairy Tales, Hellchild: The Unholy). Contains pull-out poster map and official Pathfinder RPG bonus encounter!||”|
"Runescars #1" features the following characters:
All Pathfinder: Runescars issues include a pull-out poster map and official Pathfinder RPG content. In this comic, contemporary events in Korvosa are discussed in "Troubling Times in Korvosa" placing the comic's story as occurring at the same time as the start of the Curse of the Crimson Throne adventure path.
The pull-out poster map, "Outside the Sticky Mermaid", is designed to be used for an encounter of CR 6, called "Miracle Cure", that could be inserted as a side mission during Seven Days to the Grave.
Alternative cover gallery
|Jonathan Lau||Geraldo Borges||Igor Lima|
| Jonathan Lau
| Geraldo Borges
| Igor Lima|
(blank Authentix variant)
| Jonathan Lau
(limited virgin cover edition)
| Ken Haeser|
| Elliot Fernandez
Interior artwork gallery