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Note: this is a playtest/preview for Velvet Generation, which is set for an upcoming release. The text here is playable, but not the full game, and has been only lightly edited.

The Starchildren came to Earth on a pilgrimage to find the home planet of rock & roll. But they're a century too late. In 2071, rock music and free expression are outlawed by the fascist Ministry of Music. Stranded, the Starchildren join forces with the underground music movement here to create a revolution that will rock the world free.

Sound-check the in-house rules engine for the game with the premiere of our in-house rules engine, designed to keep your bandmates riffing off of one another onstage and off. 

There's so much more to come, so enjoy this early-access pass to Velvet Generation!

This preview will be made available for free to anyone who backed the Kickstarter campaign and will be receiving a book as a reward, as well as to anyone who signs up for join the open playtest.

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peter W July 23, 2019 3:37 pm UTC
er, £8 for a playtest/preview is a bit much - to my mind
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Richard R July 23, 2019 3:43 pm UTC
Anyone who signs up for the open playtest will get a complimentary copy, as have all our Kickstarter backers who will be getting the full book. You can join here:
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This title was added to our catalog on July 22, 2019.
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