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Kaigaku Second Edition Playtest

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It's finally here! This is the freeplaytest for the second edition of our Kaigaku RPG. Set in a rich samurai world, Kaigaku allows players to be deadly ninja, charismatic courtiers, powerful bushi or mysterious ascetics.

This is a complete standalone game that uses the Stars Without Number Revised rules. This file is currently fairly printer-friendly, with a few placeholder pieces of art, including only a couple with background color.

It comes with everything that you need to be able to play, including dozens of brand new Stars Without Number Foci, here called Techniques. There are also options for playing as a Henjin, a mysterious animal shapeshifter, or their half-human offspring.

This title is free, but I'm making it available as a pay-what-you-want title in case you feel like helping out with the initial development.

Also, please check out the Kaigaku subreddit at

Here's what's coming in the next update: Rules for courtly influence and social combat, codified status, and Honor Mechanics.

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Guilherme L July 10, 2019 8:15 am UTC
I have high hopes for Kaigaku 2E! My only reservations are with the Iaido Duels. I would love to see a more elegant subsystem in place instead of attack/attack.
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January 30, 2019
This title was added to our catalog on January 26, 2019.