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Now Playing Roleplaying Game (Fudge) PDF
Carnivore Games

Now Playing lets you roleplay any TV show in any genre. It has everything you need to take your favorite show and begin running whole seasons of episodic adventures that will keep your friends excited the whole way through.

Now Playing tells you how to use TV screenwriting techniques to plan and run your adventures so that they feel like a real show. It tells you how to work with the same pacing as a real show so that your game flows with the same pace and energy as the show you are playing.

The game also includes a complete multi-genre game system with which you can play your shows right away. Based on the Fudge system, Now Playing is a rules-light system that is easy to learn, fast-paced, and places the emphasis on the story and the acting.

You can use Now Playing as a stand-alone roleplaying game, or as an add-on to other fine roleplaying games. You can use the Now Playing techniques with any of the other licensed TV Show RPGs that are out there to make them really feel like the show.

Now Playing includes:

  • A wealth of game mastering advice geared towards planning and running your games the way TV shows are written and run.
  • A fully generic Fudge-based game system. Now Playing is a popular choice for people who love the Fudge engine, but do not want to have to build their own system on the fly.
  • FPI: a paranormal mini-setting that lets you play paranormal thrillers. This even includes an episode guide of Season One that you can use for adventure ideas.
  • Two ready-to-run adventures.
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Chris B November 29, 2020 5:18 pm UTC
I'm having some trouble with the PDF. It seems like one (or more) of the fonts is not vendored into the PDF - that means it assumes that exists on the reader's machine, which is not necessarily true. As such, a bunch of the subheadings just render as dingbats on my computer.
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John D August 02, 2020 6:52 pm UTC
Any chance of POD?
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