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Gladus Hereticus

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The city still smolders - What lies ahead?

Gladus Hereticus is a lite solo dungeon crawler (city crawler really...), using a pack of regular playing cards to generate areas, encounters, loot and for resolving attacks and checks.

Work your way through a destroyed city and attempt to survive long enough to assemble the device that could reverse the fate of this place. Level up, gather equipment and fight off the horrific inhabitants of the Smoldering City. Once you feel you are strong enough, venture into the Necropolis beneath the city - who knows what foul and terrifying creatures will be down there...

Gladus Hereticus is a roguelike: highly lethal, randomized and with no roleplaying but plenty of combat. Be prepared to make tough decisions, and to meet death's sweet embrace more often than you would like.

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giles P September 17, 2018 2:15 pm UTC
Hi Tom. I run a solitaire boardgame review website called BSoMT ( and am in the process of introducing a new segment to the site looking at, playing & reviewing solo RPG’s. ( I stumbled across Gladus Hereticus this morning whilst researching/looking for new material to try out and wondered if you were able to tell me a little more about your game/system?
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Tom J September 18, 2018 3:05 am UTC
Hi Giles I'll send you an email.
You can also chat with us on the Ostfront Publishing Discord:
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VALENTINOS K September 16, 2018 12:21 pm UTC
Any chance for a print version?
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Tom J September 16, 2018 12:28 pm UTC
Yep, I can put together a print version. I also have a few minor edits and perhaps the addition of another region to do, so will see what I can do over the next few weeks :)
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VALENTINOS K September 18, 2018 5:27 am UTC
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