Earth’s a dump. Mars is a wasteland. Venus belongs to the elite. If you can’t afford a ticket out of system, you gotta take gigs to survive today—and maybe fight for a better tomorrow.Inner System Blues is a super-slim, self-contained, lo-fi sci-fi RPG about cyberpunk freelancers in a grainy retro-future. It's 3 pages and a cover, fitting on two sides of... [click here for more]
Based on the great Wired Neon Cities, by Trollish Delver Games and written by Scott Malthouse, this hack tries to enhance the game options by adding a pool of d6 dice (similar to how the Year Zero Engine works), more gear and implants, some combat movements and a few optional rules.
Presented in both a b/w version (MonoChrome) for printers and a full colored version (Neon) that might crash your... [click here for more]
Titan Effect RPG's Second Edition is now available here!A tactical espionage and science fiction RPG!The world is not what it seems. Ordinary people haven’t realized how strange and dangerous it has become, but things are about to change…Psychics and bio-augmented humans work as spies and soldiers on behalf of criminal... [click here for more]
The atmosphere has been depleted, ocean waters have risen and Humanity has been forced above the waves onto gigantic platforms. Life has found a new balance…until alien communication is intercepted by the Holigarchy (government). Heaven is real and our orbit bounds us together. If we are unprepared for this meeting, our planet will be destroyed. The Holigarchy keeps it secret... [click here for more]
Ms. Singh wants you to steal a data file from a downtown research facility. Easy in, easy out, right? It's all fun and games until the street hears what you're planning. They'll find their own uses for you.
A few days ago, a fixer asked you to recover a file from this facility. Who is the fixer and do you trust them?A corporation is leaning on you to sabotage the mission. Which corporation?... [click here for more]
Cepheus Modern is a 2d6-based OGL game based on Cepheus Light, for playing campaigns set in the modern era. Whatever your game is: modern paramilitary, retro espionage, World War II battles, mysterious explorers, or renegade hacktivists; Cepheus Modern has you covered. This rules-light game offers character creation with a variety of modern careers, skills and equipment, rules for... [click here for more]
Welcome to Glow City, where the corporations will beat you down as much as the gangs. Cyberninjas patrol the neon streets with katanas, the Iron Maidens roam the roads with chains and chop shops are filled with the poor and bored who want to alter their bodies beyond their wildest dreams. Hulking sentries guard the gleaming skyscrapers of the elite and psycho juicers drop adrenaline before holding... [click here for more]
A Sci-Fi Mini RPG with a Rogue-lite Touch
The Invasion of the Brain Snatchers was thwarted. Humanity won! Decades later big corporations cloned their own brand of aliens. Play as a group of Brain Snatchers - Tiny corporate spies that take over human bodies and replace them. Infiltrate competing corporations. Use the skills of your host body to get the job done.... [click here for more]
UPGRADE V.2 LIVE NOW - Expanded rules for Deal teams, their clients, more info on the city of Perfection, and vehicle rules.Welcome to the dystopian future city of PERFECTIONIt’s dangerous, dark and dismal,but you can make a living here.To combat an ever increasing crime rate the city took away the one thing that... [click here for more]
We made the world a better place, but now it’s crumbling under our feet.
The Perfect World setting tells a story of human ambition, its ascension and fall, and the struggle for power in a world where technology binds everything. It delves into how AI, once humanity’s greatest ally, became a tool of corporate subjugation. Players act as neuromancers, hackers who can manipulate... [click here for more]
You were the best. Underground, cyberpunk street samurai, burglars and breakers, agents of a mysterious spymaster with half a name, zero history, and a plan. He made the missions and you carried them out. You were the go-to crew for high-stakes break-ins, dangerous ops, and impossible escapes. You fought the megacorps, the tyrants, the killers—all for the sake of making a better future, of beating... [click here for more]
Roleplay in the cyberpunk post-apocalypse as a posthuman, one of the old world's creations which survived its collapse. They were once created with purpose, now they are condemned to be free. It is for them to define the shape of what comes next.The Spare Parts Intro Document features:
A poorly automated future. Humanity's greatest designs,... [click here for more]
Los Angeles, 1984. A creature, neither fully man or machine, arrives from a war-torn future. It's mission: To change the present. Assassinate a future leader of the resistance. Destroy vital infastructure. Protect and safeguard our only hope. Steal motorcycles, trucks, and sunglasses. Tell people to chill out, dickwad. Go on a vacation.
It cannot be bargined with, it cannot be stopped, and it cannot... [click here for more]
Welcome to the year 2107. Dystopia 2107 is a sci-fi tabletop role-playing game. Set in the not-so-distant future, Dystopia depicts a world fraught with danger and plenty of grand conspiracies. Corporations continue on their path of dominance, consolidating much of their power. Meanwhile, everyday folk struggle to get by in a world that continues to widen the gap between the haves and the have-nots.... [click here for more]
Discover the Unknown with "Lost and Found" - Part of Galactic Encounters!
We're excited to unveil a thrilling new addition to our "Galactic Encounters" product that's sure to enhance your adventures among the stars! Introducing the "Lost and Found" section, a treasure trove of unique items, hidden secrets, and tantalizing surprises now available as a FREE/Pay What You Want download.... [click here for more]
Space Knights is a science fiction roleplaying game about alien invasions, mighty warriors and desperate battles in the dark future. The player characters in Space Knights are no individuals but the companies of an Order of Elite Warriors in a time when humankind has spread through the galaxy and fights for survival. Space Knights uses a PbtA-based system and contains everything you need to play. ... [click here for more]
This is a work in progress print. It is not the completed game but includes more than the rough draft made available earlier.
The Artifact is a game of adventure, discovery and finding a home. The Artifact is alien, it's familar, welcoming, and hostile. Can you find your place in it? This edition makes the distinction between a rule, something that is always used in the game, and a tool, something... [click here for more]
Hi! And thanks for stopping by. This is our unfinished game in pre-release. We have a few chapters pretty much nailed down but not everything is ready for release. There are missing floor boards, and no handrails so watch your step. As the months go by, we'll be updating this title with more chapters, in the hopes to have a fully-fledged TTRPG rule set one day. We are feeling our way forward right... [click here for more]
A free introductory adventure for Fragged Empire.At 03:13 hours standard Haven time, on Octo 14th 1005 AX, the Archon medical frigate Carthage issued a general distress call. At 5:05 hours on Octo 16th, Legion VESPER force Epsilon boarded the vessel. An hour later, the ship went silent, charted a course for deep space, and was never heard from again.... [click here for more]
"Your genetically engineered people are just now returning to the stars to usher in the dawn of a new age. Now is the time to reconnect with other forgotten species, explore war-torn worlds, combat ancient threats and forge new frontiers."
This is a just the Player and GM... [click here for more]
Enter the dystopian future where mega-corporations rule the world. Heirs of Dystopia provide an easy-to-learn rules system to run One-Shot or ongoing games set in a tech-noir future. (UPDATED JAN 2023)
The first adventure for Heirs of Dystopia is now available here on DriveThruRPG.
TALES FROM THE DIAMOND NEXUS - JOB #1
THESE RULES INCLUDE EVERYTHING YOU NEED:
An easy-to-learn... [click here for more]
Their first mistake was to think they could tame the soul of a cat.Their second mistake was to imagine they could improve it.Their third mistake was to believe what they were experimenting on were still cats.Their last mistake was not quite closing the cage door.
CyberKittens: Project Bakeneko releases the Once-Cat, a hybrid fusion of feline and machine,... [click here for more]
Ashlands: M.E.R.C.s is a scyber-fantasy tabletop roleplaying game where you play as Militarized Emergency Reinforcement Contractors in the 890th year after the Ruination.
These killers-for-hire include all manner of augmented cyborgs, lab-grown chimeras, half-demon devil worshippers, and devout android mercenaries. The battlefield is Newland City, a sprawling metropolis that has stood... [click here for more]
Salvage Union is now available to purchase directly from Leyline.press.
You can join the Salvage Union Discord here where we are running games.
Salvage Union is a post-apocalyptic Mech game powered by the Quest RPG that focuses on fast paced, narrative mech action with a simple and easy to learn rules set.
Set in a crumbling world similar to earth, you play as a group of salvagers who live... [click here for more]
Enter the world of gamblers, gunslingers, and cowboys. Way of the Gun provides an easy-to-learn rules system to run One-Shot or ongoing games set in the fictional old west.
THESE RULES INCLUDE EVERYTHING YOU NEED, FROM CHARACTER CREATION, EQUIPMENT AND GAMEPLAY RULES.
This publication is Pay-What-You-Want. It takes a lot of dedication and work to make these... [click here for more]
Kickstarter running from March 5-31st! Knocking on Heavens Door is an adventure starter where the characters are members of a manufactured middle class, called Imprints. They are bioengineered and so named because they are imprinted with genetic memories that allow them to have skills and talents they otherwise wouldn’t.
You play a crew of such Imprints with specialized... [click here for more]
Lenze flinched involuntarily as another laser blast shot wildly above her head. Laser rifles! Where had the damn mutant tribals got laser rifles?! Didn’t their religion forbid them from using Godfall technology or something? And so many of them, so angry! Skygods above! Lenze crawled back under the floating Platform and took another swig of her flask.In front... [click here for more]
Back by unpopular demand, it's the cartoon crime game that's fun for the whole #$%^#! family. Or at least, the parts of the family old enough to get past the age gate. Toonpunk is bigger and better than ever, and it's all free down to the very last letter.
Discover the warped, distressing, and dehumanizing world of 24th-century America: where miracles happen every day, but things only seem to... [click here for more]
YOU ARE A CREW OF CYBERPUNKS TRAVELING VIA CADILLAC. A very dangerous highway; Route 99, waits ahead. With the GM behind the wheel, will you be able to survive this vicious stretch of road or succumb to the perils along the way?
Cyberpunks & Cadillacs is an incredibly simple game influenced by cyberpunk culture and designed to give players a quick dive into... [click here for more]
THE YEAR IS 20X6.You are a crew of Runners – skilled operatives for hire in the semi-legal twilight between the monolithic megacorporations, vicious gangs, and downtrodden denizens of the neon-soaked urban Sprawl.Your goal: complete the mission and stay alive.CYBER//PUNK is a tabletop roleplaying game inspired by works like Blade... [click here for more]
Vertigo imagines a world where humanity is not alone in the galaxy and artificial intelligence has become common place. The setting may appear utopian to the standard citizen of the core worlds but the further you dig the more you'll uncover the shady dealings that makes it all possible. Meanwhile life on the frontier is a constant struggle between scarce resources, inhospitable planets, and... [click here for more]
It’s the year 2247. London. The once proud government of the United Kingdom is nothing more than a puppet for the megacorps and the monarchy is a hazy memory.
In this world, information is everything and corporations will kill to get their hands on it. They employ hackers, security and assassins to do their dirty work. But by far the most deadly are the Canaries - cybernetically-enhanced warriors... [click here for more]
Los Angeles, 1991. A machine, formed from liquid metal capable of taking any shape, arrives from a war-torn future. Its mission: To destroy a malfunctioning killing machine gone rogue, undo the damage done to the timeline, and prevent it from changing the future, using any means nessesary. The new machine is sleek, powerful, and impossibly advanced. It can form its limbs into weapons, survive any amount... [click here for more]
Phiction-Knosis-Deth is a rules-lite RPG of 1970s paranoid conspiracy and investigation. It contains a 5-page player's guide and a 5-page gamemaster's guide of brutally efficient rules designed to plunge players into a terrifying vortex of unstable reality. Players will take on the role of an out-of-their-depth average Dick or Jane called from their mundane life to serve as cosmic cannon fodder in... [click here for more]
HOVERPUNKS is a game of blistering speed and corporate sabotage inspired by Akira and Cyberpunk. Build your bike and explore the SPRAWL, a world-spanning city ruled by corrupt, corporate tyrants. Defend the innocent and fight injustice on the back of a cobbled-together screaming death machine.
This one-page RPG was originally exclusive to patrons of designer Matt Click. Thanks to their support, it... [click here for more]
When robots are gods, killing humans is fair game.
This is the preview adventure for Synthicide, available for PWYW. This document contains abbreviated rules for play, as well as three intertwined missions. Your players will find yourselves stuck in a web of intrigue between a corrupt priest, a wild street gang, and a cold corporation.
Visit the website for automated tools and reference sheets:... [click here for more]
In the grim darkness of the far future, billions fight in perpetual warfare. Humanity stands alone, beset on all sides by alien threats and heretics from within. Balance the whims of your Emperor, the demands of your Machine God, and the duty you have to each other in this combat-focused science fiction tabletop roleplaying game.
Crashlanding on the unmapped planet of... [click here for more]
Welcome to DIESEL. At the end of reality, impossible things happen. Players are Diesels, humans heavily modified by biotechnology to run on diesel fuel. Each is unique and powerful, able to push beyond normal limits.
DIESEL's d6 pool system is designed to provide a cinematic action experience. The ability to overclock mods encourages players to think big, but it is not without risk--mechanical parts... [click here for more]
Quantum State Tabletop RPG: Quickstart Rulebook
Unleash Your Imagination. Shape Your Reality.
Step into the enthralling world of Quantum State, where you control your destiny. This Quickstart Rulebook is your gateway to endless adventure, offering you the essential rules and guidelines for playing the Quantum State Tabletop Roleplaying Game.
Introduction to Quantum... [click here for more]
Posthuman Pathways is a transhumanist roleplaying game that focuses on the changing world and the sacrifices we make in the name of progress. It’s about the transformation of our society over a single lifetime, and what it means to be human.
Technology is changing us. We are transforming into beings both less and more than human. We abandon the frailties of human flesh and our simple creature comforts.... [click here for more]
Slipstream RX is a setting-agnostic rules-lite tabletop game for 2-6 players.
It is one part board game, one part card game, one part roleplaying game; Slipstream RX focuses on letting people tell stories about breakneck racing competitions featuring heated rivals, while allowing players to zip through... [click here for more]
Wake Up Sheeple! è un gioco easy e freaky a tema Cyberpunk di Nicolò Battaglia.
Si gioca con 1 dado a 6 facce e il regolamento è tutto in un'unica pagina.
Ti ricordi i cartoni animati come TMNT, Street Sharks, Biker Mice, ecc. ambientati nel mondo moderno ma con tecnologie ultrafuturistiche per il loro tempo? Mixali con Blade Runner, Jonathan Steele, Ready Player... [click here for more]
This is the game Oceania 2084. A game that is a spiritual successor to George Orwell's book 1984. It has been in the making for a little over 3 years and is now finally released! The released version is The Austere Edition, which is a text-only/minimal visual design version of the game. It is released as a pay-what-you-want PDF download and is the full rule set together with all the different sheets... [click here for more]
The classic game of corporate irresponsibility, back and better than ever!
It’s five minutes from now. You live in a perfect world.
You live in the free world.
Every new day brings you new challenges. Every new job brings new opportunities. You’re the master of your destiny, your own boss.
The future is bright. The future is yours.
You just have to keep your soul.
And... [click here for more]
Cyberpunk, a retro dream of the future. Some would say a anachronistic relic, because our world today is, in some ways at least, much more advanced than any Cyberpunk author would have imagined.
Nevertheless, people dream of electric sheep, want to see adventures in rainy alleys under neon lights... [click here for more]
These cards are for use with MADCAP: SCREWBALL CARTOON ROLE-PLAY
Each card includes:
A Gimmick, an upside and a downside for your character. Some of them are General gimmicks (for use in any game), while others are specific to a genre (Medieval, Wild West, Sci-Fi, Teen Mystery, Horror, Cyberpunk). Pass these out to the players to let them... [click here for more]
The Last Step is a sword and planet style, map-drawing game, re-imagining The Quiet Year by Avery Alder. You collectively explore the struggles of two interstellar communities, trying to grow and heal in the remnants of past occupiers. It’s a game about community, difficult choices, and miscommunication. When you play, you make decisions about the two communities, decisions that... [click here for more]
As a resident of the Belt you’ve seen exploitation, you’ve seen struggle, you’ve watched those around you be slowly ground into shells of their former selves. Now you’ve had enough. Its time for someone to do something. Your crew has set out to make a difference, to be the fly striking back at the giant corporation that has seemingly set out to single-handedly ruin life in this sector of... [click here for more]