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Raven of the Scythe

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Raven of the Scythe is a simple yet powerful fantasy role-playing game.  Brave and cunning heroes must face off against powerful forces and ancient evil as they struggle against all odds to push back the darkness just once more.  

Core rulebook contains everything you need to build characters and run games using Raven of the Scythe.  

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Zachary S October 20, 2017 2:10 am UTC
Do you mind explaining what makes this stand out from other systems?
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james E October 20, 2017 2:42 am UTC
I tried to do just that on this thread on

The long and the short of it is that this game takes a lot of the "standard fantasy tropes" and dials them back just a bit to hopefully create a more grounded experience without going full on "grim-dark" or "dark and gritty". Your characters are powerful, but always vulnerable. There aren't rules for bloody disembowlment, but at the same time your characters could be seriously injured by something like falling off a horse or something like that.

I hope that helps at least a little.
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Kyle S October 16, 2017 12:25 pm UTC
Why the colored underlines on page 25?
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james E October 18, 2017 9:24 pm UTC
Thanks for downloading RotS. Not sure why those are there honestly, or why they are only on the one page. Hope it isn't too distracting and I will be fixing it on the first chance I get.
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Kyle S October 18, 2017 10:17 pm UTC
Eh, no worries, just curious.
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james E October 19, 2017 1:38 am UTC
Ok, those strange underlines should be gone now. I have no idea how that happened.
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This title was added to our catalog on October 15, 2017.
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James Embry
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