The Carrion Economy is a setting sourcebook for Red Markets: A Game of Economic Horror designed to inspire international games.
The apocalypse was unevenly distributed. As the Blight sent a pandemic of monsters screaming across the Earth, the map was rewritten in blood. Each region’s unique history, geography, and economy cut new crimson borders between the living and dead. ... [click here for more]
The cutthroat ideologies of capitalism, like Casualties, did not die with the apocalypse. Every Taker knows that their equipment is all that keeps them alive in the wilds of the Loss. The most successful Takers still seek to exhibit their prowess and affluence. Conspicuous consumption still impresses those that can afford it.The Veblen Goods Catalogue provides the discerning Taker with all the resources... [click here for more]
Nominated "Best Game" at the 2018 Ennie Awards.
The Red Markets corebook can be daunting with the sheer mass of options it provides players and GMs for alternate rules sets, setting exploration, and gameplay inspiration. Though a simple mechanic overall, the 500 page tome can intimidate some players, but worry no more! The Red Markets Quickstart Guide boils the game's core mechanics... [click here for more]
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: In countless slaughterhouses around the Midwest, the old world sent cattle and dreams to die in equal measure. Only the most marginalized and destitute slaved away on the killing floors, their health traded away as cheaply as the flesh they processed. As the Crash descended and the Blight taught people about true hunger, the tall fences, metal grating, and concrete... [click here for more]
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: When the Crash came, Jeannette Architectural College used its brutalist architecture to fortify against the hordes of undead. But five years on, the concrete blocks and shipping containers of their fortress are far from self-sustaining, and rivalries between the enclave's power brokers make for a political deadlock only outsiders can break. Luckily, there are plenty of desperate... [click here for more]
This systemless horror scenario originally appeared in the No Security kickstarter. Barefoot Crossing seemed like any other sharecropping community on the rural outskirts of Savannah, Georgia. But when the murder of a Methodist preacher sends the community searching for answers across racial and economic divides, investigators stumble into an ancient, inhuman conspiracy. Can they overcome a supernatural... [click here for more]
The crops fail. Then the banks fall, crushing every honest man on the ledgers beneath their rubble. The fertile lands turn to dust, the modern marvels into slums. Spirits are the last to go, but in the end they break like everything else.
The American dream becomes a curse. Hope – a memory. Some whisper about revolution. Others talk of Armageddon.
But for the unluckiest few, they are coming,... [click here for more]
THIS IS A PRINT COPY OF THE RED MARKEST QUICKSTART GUIDE: If the PDF wasn't enough, order this if you want to pass a physical copy of the Quickstart around the table to get everyone playing all the faster. If the PDF will do you just fine, it can be found as a PWYW digital file on this site. PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: The Red Markets corebook can be daunting with the sheer mass of options it provides... [click here for more]