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The Narrative Game System has a rules-light engine that allows you to collaborate and create without limit. Any world or character imaginable can be developed quickly and easily. NGS offers a toolset of simple guidelines you and your friends can use to build your perfect game together; from creation of the world, through the exploration of the narrative and even the awarding of experience, everything will be done cooperatively.

Explore a new level of collaborative story-telling.

Play anything.  Any world.  Any time.


 
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Vincent V June 16, 2014 2:26 am UTC
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Ernest,

I would direct you to both our website www.venturelandgames.com and to our Kickstarter (https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/617292343/ngs-the-narrative-game-system) as there is a great deal of information available in these sources.

That being said, our system is rules ultra-light and very story driven. When you deploy your Narrative Abilities, often there won't be a need to roll or decide anything, the nature of the player's creativity means the challenge of that moment is resolved, but there is a new challenge beyond that (and beyond that, etc.). When you need to decide something (because of opposition or the difficulty of the attempt), you roll one dice with a single bonus against a difficulty set by the GM. Its very simply mechanical resolution that is quick, easy and out of the way.

We have Actual Play Samples on our website and in the Kickstarter, feel free to check them out. We are very proud of the game and we think if you want a rule-light, collaborative,...See more
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June 15, 2014 10:58 pm UTC
It looks interesting, but what is the mechanic for resolving conflict and challenges? Could you give a summary before plopping down my $10.00?
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Product Information
Copper seller
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Pages
160
ISBN
2370005868843
Publisher Stock #
NGS20140101
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14.07 MB
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This title was added to our catalog on June 15, 2014.
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Venture Land Games
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