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Standard Deck Dungeon is a free card game that simulates the experience of a roguelike dungeon crawler, using nothing but a standard deck of playing cards. You only need a standard deck of playing cards with the rulebook and two reference sheets (PDFs).

Standard Deck Dungeon is designed to be setup quickly, played quickly, and packed away quickly. It supports single player, two player cooperative, or two player competitive. The rulebook has lore that sets the backstory for the game.

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Jesse A October 25, 2018 3:34 pm UTC
@Royce R

I agree that the theme could be easily changed to fit a different genre. amesGames doesn't currently plan to release a different format of SDD using a new theme. If anything something like "Standard Deck Dungeon Deluxe" might happen someday, adding a single player campaign to this game with a more developed plot. At this time though, amesGames is working on developing "Otherside of the Obelisk". Thank you for your interest.
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Royce R November 10, 2018 10:13 pm UTC
I don't see OGL content anywhere in the rules, but would you mind if someone else did a different genre, so long as they gave you credit for the original idea?
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Jesse A December 19, 2018 9:15 pm UTC
By all means amesGames hopes that others will use the concept behind Standard Deck Dungeon and evolve upon it. This framework could easily be used in a different genre. amesGames would appreciate credit for the original concept certainly. Thanks for your interest.
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Royce R October 07, 2018 12:25 am UTC
I see a lot of potential in this game. By changing the backstory, the items, and the encounters, any fantasy race or class could go on an adventure as tame or harrowing as desired. To do science fiction think "Aliens" or "Space Hulk". Low-powered costumed vigilantes could have fun as well, I think, but if I'm running a Batman I have to include a Joker.

So how about it, Mr. Ames? Any plans for more adventures and other genres?
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