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The Seventeen Deadly Trials of Queen Mab

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"Welcome, esteemed travelers and victims!  Congratulations on making it this far, more or less intact.  But I forget myself.  Introductions are in order.

I am the Daughter of Emerald, Lady of Winter, and Mistress of Nightmares and Wishes.  I am Queen Mab of the Fae.  These are my games.  Have you the gall and the will to defeat them?"

Mab herself has summoned you to provide the evening's entertainment!  Stealing you from your bed at night, the Fae Queen has challenged you to complete a series of deadly challenges that will test the problem-solving, storytelling and social skills of the players.

Different than most roleplyaing games, this will require no dice, maps or sheets, but will require all of the wit and charm of active players.  The game is set to a time limit, to encourage players to think on their feet, and risky endeavors are decided by flipping a coin for success or failure, allowing an element of chance without significant complication.  This allows the game to run smoothly with large groups, and defines it as a Large-Group Storytelling Game, rather than a more traditional roleplaying game.

This book is designed to entertaing 6-12 players for 2-3 hours.  Gather your friends or adventuring party and see if you can make it through the Seventeen Deadly Trials of Queen Mab.

 
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April 11th, 2014
Great intro to role-playing, although it does require a bit extra in the way of setting expectations, as there is expected to be a LOT of character death. I love the "flip a coin" system that completely removes the need for dice, and rather [...]
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This title was added to our catalog on March 27, 2014.