Zombie stories in space stations.
The specters from Maschine Zeit can do a myriad of odd and malicious things; one of which is to possess the bodies of their victims. In The Serpent and the Space Station, the characters find themselves on a biology lab at the edge of Earth's atmosphere. Rumors suggest there's no life whatsoever on the station. Quickly, they find that there are a handful of survivors,... [click here for more]
This is not a standalone game, in the proper sense. It's an add-on for Apocalypse World, or any Apocalypse World derived game. It works best on Apocalypse World hacks that have a high attrition or lethality.
ENGINE is a game about reversing dark stories. It's about rebuilding. Rebirth. Resurrection. It's about exploring the devastation in a dark story, asking questions about motivations, ramifications,... [click here for more]
You're playing a group of radio show actors, when martians attack. Cleverly avoid getting zapped by the aliens, while entertaining with a makeshift show. Follow the foley's cues and manipulate a token economy to maneuver and either save your whole cast, or be the last actor standing at the end of the performance. This download comes with two files; the screen-friendly PDF, and a PDF laid out so you... [click here for more]
The ghosts hate intruders
You are an intruder
They hate you
Maschine Zeit is ghost stories in space stations. It does quick, brutal horror in the vein of Alien, Event Horizon, Pandorum, Life, and other movies set in a future where people go places they shouldn't be, and die terrifying deaths.
It's designed for improvised one-shot games, which emulate the arcs of horror cinema. You can play... [click here for more]