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Red Markets Quickstart Guide

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Nominated "Best Game" at the 2018 Ennie Awards.

The Red Markets corebook can be daunting with the sheer mass of options it provides players and GMs for alternate rules sets, setting exploration, and gameplay inspiration. Though a simple mechanic overall, the 500 page tome can intimidate some players, but worry no more!

The Red Markets Quickstart Guide boils the game's core mechanics down into less than 20 pages while the rest of the guide provides pregenerated characters, GM tips, player aides, and a starter scenario to get people playing immediately. Pass the PDF around the group to get everyone on the same page, or just try before you buy. Whatever your needs, games only truly live when they are played, and the Red Markets Quickstart Guide will get you playing faster than ever before. 

If this is your first time hearing about Red Markets: Red Markets is a tabletop RPG about economic horror. It uses zombies to tell a story about surviving on the wrong end of the economy. It’s cutthroat capitalism with its knife on your neck. Your characters are Takers: mercenary entrepreneurs unwilling to accept the end of the world. Bound together into competing crews, each seeks to profit from mankind’s near-extinction before it claims them. They will have to hustle, scheme, and scam as hard as they fight if they hope to survive the competing factions and undead hordes the GM throws at them.

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January 1st, 2023
It's super helpful for the mechanics so that you don't have to read the massive corebook before playing a one shot or diving into the game, but there's a lot left unexplained and some things that are super necessary that aren't cove [...]
February 12th, 2019
A wonderful introduction to Red Markets. Perfect for a one-shot on game nights or as a demo at local game stores or conventions. [...]
August 7th, 2018
I used the Quickstart adventure to run the game for the first time on Saturday. I can't speak for the clarity of the rules, since I have just finished reading the entire book. I copied oiut the pre-gen characters from the adventure to the charactershee [...]
May 15th, 2018
Okay, either I am missing something, or the quickstart very poorly explains everything. First off, it kinda just... starts, I dont expect it to explain what an RPG is, but itd be nice to have it explain 'hey, this is what makes this game different' in [...]
May 4th, 2018
For anyone who bounced off of the core Red Markets book, said, "no way am I going to read a 500 page Zombie Heartbreaker," and kept going, stop. This is the remedy. The three minute Ramones song to Red Markets double album magnum opus. Str [...]
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