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Castle Falkenstein: The Ability Variations


The Ability Variations: New Ways to Customize the Great Game

Castle Falkenstein has delivered High Adventure in the Steam Age to gamers across the world for nearly twenty years.

Now, the Ability Variations gives Hosts and Players of this Origin Award winning game new options to customize the rules to their specific style including:

  • A method for creating Specializations for Abilities, increasing a Dramatic Character’s skills in a particular area when logical.

  • Rules for switching one playing card Suit for another when playing a Feat.

  • A simple system for improving a Dramatic Character’s Ability that both provides concrete and measurable rules and encourages creativity.


The Abilities Variation is a useful document for any Player of Castle Falkenstein.

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Paul D June 23, 2017 2:09 am UTC
Will there be an official or unofficial addition detailing the abilities from the Gurps Falkenstein Ottoman book?
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Rick H June 23, 2017 2:30 am UTC
Steve Jackson has the rights to those products and we are not permitted to reference that content at this time.
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November 12, 2017
This title was added to our catalog on June 16, 2017.