Friday Grab Bag: Caper and Dungeon World, Baby!

Free Games The 200 Word RPG Challenge for 2017 has wrapped up. Here are the winners: Winners and Finalists. Tina T. recommends the heist game Caper by Dale Elwy. Here is Tina: You are a group of thieves on a heist, stealing a treasure! The setting is up to you. Challenges are secretly written on […]

1974ers of the Unknown

This is an attempt to marry 1974 Style with the original Searchers of the Unknown. I want the freeform nature of 1974 Style with the descending armor system of the old games. 1974ers of the Unknown (work in progress, leads to a GDoc).

Friday Grab Bag: Dungeon Drawing, and more

Security Nothing RPG-related, but there was a huge security breach for sites using Cloudflare. For example, patreon and reddit could be affected. More info here. Change passwords and enable 2FA for important accounts. Dungeon Drawing Elementary Principles of Dungeon Drawing is a short article by David McGrogan worth your time: […] I don’t think I’ve […]

Fast Paced Action With USR Sword & Sorcery

USR Sword & Sorcery impresses with its minimalist nature. The 36-pages-book includes a complete game and an introductory adventure. No setting, though. Get the PDF for USD $1.95 or soft cover for USD $5.65 here (aff). (This is a reading review.) You can create a character within minutes with four attributes. Assign a d10, d8 […]

So1um Playtest

Do you get bogged down in details during solo role-playing? As much as I like testing out new systems, the overload of a complete RPG plus a solo system can be too much. Matt Jackson’s (free) so1um could be the solution. It is a complete rules-lite solo RPG. You can play different genres with it. […]