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Paper Quest is a collaborative storytelling RPG, in which all of the players contribute to the course of the story. No Game Master is required. It is genre-agnostic, and several ideas are presented throughout to help inspire your own ideas. The goal has been to boil down the rule system to the essentials, while allowing your group to pick up and play any crazy thing they can come up with.

I greatly appreciate any feedback, positive or negative. Thank you for having a look!

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Vernon M July 02, 2015 11:34 pm UTC
A good step toward simplicity in roleplaying. Cool game mechanic with the two 10-sided dice success roll. Good hints for collaborative storytelling. Accomodates ANY setting and genre. Artwork is sparse. Why use any? Random tables seem like unneeded, unuseful fluff. But I'm inspired by the 'lite-ness'!
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Mara S July 17, 2015 11:25 pm UTC
Hello Vernon! Thank you for the feedback, I really appreciate it. The visual design is still a work in progress, and I'm about to start approaching artists about adding a fairly minimalist art style.

Concerning the tables, there are some that are necessary. Loot tables, NPC tables and exploration tables help bridge the gap between a full collaborative storytelling game and a more traditional RPG. But, I greatly expanded the tables to help create those special moments that define the different genres of game. I agree that it may just be too much information all shoved in there, so I may have another look at some sort of middle ground.
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