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Ability Score


Ability Score is a generic RPG system based on the classic Dungeons & Dragons ability scores. It simplifies characters down to a few stats and uses a simple resolution mechanic similar to that of Apocalypse World, Dungeon World, and their ilk.

This system includes ability scores for several different genres: classic epic fantasy, science fiction, survival horror, and superheroes.

And it all fits on one page.

Ability Score is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license (CC BY-SA 3.0).

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February 19th, 2016
A good way to make a rpg, as many of the games following D&D did actually use the attributes as the main, or only mechanic. Though you will have to do a lot more arbitration than voluminous sets that spell out every minor detail in microscopic deta [...]
July 21st, 2015
Super simple rules than can be used to create a very effective game without giant rule books. Includes a useful list of what skills are available for whatever genre you want to play. Great for whatever game you want to play. It's free! [...]
January 7th, 2014
It is a very very simple system, it is a one page game system. It does not however have any specific guidance for combat systems; just a very loose interpretation. An update utilizing a little more of the 1 page real estate with combat options [...]
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January 10, 2014
This title was added to our catalog on December 25, 2013.