Close
Close
Advanced Search

Hope Prep School Freshman Handbook - Genesys Edition
Quick Preview
/gs_flipbook/flip.php?xml=/demo_xml/285236.xml&w=500&h=375
Full‑size Preview
https://watermark.drivethrurpg.com/pdf_previews/285236-sample.pdf

Hope Prep School Freshman Handbook - Genesys Edition

ADD TO WISHLIST >
PDF
$4.99

Football PlayerHope Preparatory School is a privately funded institution dedicated to preparing tomorrow's metahumans for whatever paths might lie ahead. With a tradition that stretches back over 60 years,  a world-renowned faculty, and affiliations with all of the best universities, HPS is the place to send your child to prepare him or her for life.

The HPS Freshman Handbook provides the background material and character creation rules compatible with the Genesys System for Melior Via's line of Hope Prep Adventures, as well as plenty of information and adventure hooks to run a campaign set within a metahuman high school. This includes a system for Metahuman Abilities (aka Super Powers) adapted from the Magic System presented in the Core Rulebook. 

This PDF uses layers for ease of printing and is sized for compatibility with popular electronic Doctor Pulsereading devices. Student comments, backgrounds, and illustrations can be turned on and off for ease of viewing or printing.

A character sheet in included as a separate PDF.

Genesys Core Rulebook and either Genesys Dice or the Genesys Dice App are required to use this product.

Character Sheet

 
 More from this Title's Contributors
 
 Customers Who Bought this Title also Purchased
Reviews (0)
Discussions (2)
Customer avatar
Andy B August 16, 2019 4:06 pm UTC
So this is a reprint of the Hope Prep School which was published with the M&M and Icons systems. Is there going to be more in this vein, or just Genesys versions of the older products? Or is this a second edition of sorts?

Sorry to bother. I loved the Hope Prep School line, but its been so long I thought it was a dead production. If more were to be published in a different system, I would love to give someone my money for it.
Customer avatar
John D August 16, 2019 4:13 pm UTC
CREATOR
Thanks for your support and kind words, Andy!
This is a conversion of the HPS Freshman Handbook to Genesys. The content is largely the same as the M&M and Icons versions. (There's some art from the character packs plus 2 new pieces included in this one.) Beyond that, it includes Genesys stats.
As far as new content goes - My plan is to convert some character packs and at least the first adventure when I have time. (I need to design a new character sheet first) After that, if there's demand, we'll see about new content.
Customer avatar
Andy B August 16, 2019 4:43 pm UTC
Thanks for your quick response.

Im sure the Genesys system is awesome and ground breaking, but I only have so much head space for new systems. They have to be really, really simple or harken back to what I already know to buy into a new rpg system. Sorry, wish I was still new to rpgs and could learn new systems left and right.

That being said, if you were to publish new material under ICONS (simple and derivitive of both FATE and old school Marvel) I would snatch up every one and thank you for the privaledge. I dont know if ICONS is in vogue anymore but... youd have my faithful support. Thanks for taking up an old line which I think could be very promising.

Peace.
Customer avatar
John D August 16, 2019 4:48 pm UTC
CREATOR
Thanks, Andy - It's very much appreciated!
Customer avatar
High Metric G August 09, 2019 4:24 pm UTC
Great product! Slick ideas from a veteran writer in this system!
Customer avatar
John D August 09, 2019 4:29 pm UTC
CREATOR
Thanks for the kind words!
Narrow Results
 Follow Your Favorites!
NotificationsSign in to get custom notifications of new products!













Product Information
Community Content
Rule System(s)
Pages
62
Format
Original electronic
Scanned image
These products were created by scanning an original printed edition. Most older books are in scanned image format because original digital layout files never existed or were no longer available from the publisher.

For PDF download editions, each page has been run through Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software to attempt to decipher the printed text. The result of this OCR process is placed invisibly behind the picture of each scanned page, to allow for text searching. However, any text in a given book set on a graphical background or in handwritten fonts would most likely not be picked up by the OCR software, and is therefore not searchable. Also, a few larger books may be resampled to fit into the system, and may not have this searchable text background.

For printed books, we have performed high-resolution scans of an original hardcopy of the book. We essentially digitally re-master the book. Unfortunately, the resulting quality of these books is not as high. It's the problem of making a copy of a copy. The text is fine for reading, but illustration work starts to run dark, pixellating and/or losing shades of grey. Moiré patterns may develop in photos. We mark clearly which print titles come from scanned image books so that you can make an informed purchase decision about the quality of what you will receive.
Original electronic format
These ebooks were created from the original electronic layout files, and therefore are fully text searchable. Also, their file size tends to be smaller than scanned image books. Most newer books are in the original electronic format. Both download and print editions of such books should be high quality.
File Last Updated:
August 18, 2019
This title was added to our catalog on August 09, 2019.