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Mercenaries, Spies and Private Eyes (MSPE) was first published in 1983. We have finally made a pdf of the original book (with the original classic miniatures ads in the back!)

This is a rpg very similar to the classic Tunnels & Trolls fantasy rpg, except it is (as the title suggests) for more modern characters with guns and whatnot. It is more of a skill based system than T&T. 

We still have hard copies available for $9.95

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Robert F May 19, 2017 2:56 pm UTC
Anyone know what the difference between the two PDFs provided are? They look the same. (Both have page 13.) But computing sha256 hashes of them says they’re different.
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Jeff E May 16, 2017 5:21 pm UTC
Whether you are new to the game, or a long time player, drop by Vin's T&T TrollBridge ( ). There are boards for all versions of T&T in general, and for MSPE specifically. Come to learn, or teach, or just say hello!
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Curt M May 15, 2017 8:54 pm UTC
For those waiting to buy, page 13 is now included.
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olivier L May 15, 2017 5:57 pm UTC
We want our page 13!
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Curt M May 15, 2017 2:50 pm UTC
Yeah, my only issue with this scan is the missing page 13.
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Greg L May 15, 2017 1:56 pm UTC
Also wanted to add that page 13 is missing...
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May 15, 2017 5:16 am UTC
Finally I can play a Wasteland like game without butchering Tunnels and Trolls too much.
Thanks, Flying Buffalo.
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Nicholas B May 15, 2017 4:02 am UTC
Just wanted to comment that MSPE was amazing.... I still have distinct memories of the many games I played and ran with it back in the 80' was an amazingly versatile system for modern gaming. And compatible with T&T, too!
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Patrick C May 14, 2017 10:50 pm UTC
MSPE is one of the most versatile RPGs that I know. I have bought this pdf and the scan is really good. I am super excited to see a digital edition of the game. If you want to know why, I have a review of MSPE on my blog: (follow the links for a full description and a few ressources).
Page 13 is indeed missing. I suppose it should be quite easy to fix it and upload a corrected version.
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Jeff E May 14, 2017 9:50 pm UTC
Page 13 (of course it's 13) is missing!
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Steven C May 14, 2017 9:36 pm UTC
Special thanks go to Jeffrey Terrel for Supplying us with the scans to make the first official PDF of MSPE available anywhere!
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This title was added to our catalog on May 14, 2017.