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Ross Rifles - Quickstart Guide
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Ross Rifles - Quickstart Guide

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From 1914 –1918, Canada played a major role in assisting the British Empire in winning one of the fiercest wars in history. But victory came at a cost. The First World War took the lives of over 60,000 Canadians. It was from this vast entanglement of international alliances, leaders, and agendas that Canada emerged as a modern fighting force on the brink of nationhood.

Ross Rifles is a tabletop roleplaying game that requires 3-5 players, one of whom will serve as the game master. In this game, you’ll create and inhabit the lives of soldiers from the Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) stationed on the Western Front. Sent overseas to fight for crown and country, your characters will make personal sacrifices in the name of Canada, and experience the horrors of industrialized war.

We've listed this as Pay What You Want. If you paid for the original Preview Edition in 2018, we'd like to thank you for your support! Check out this new edition of the game. We've made a lot of changes, and we want to thank you for being patient with us as we've taken time to release the new edition. We're also excited to anounce that we will launching the official Ross Rifles kickstarter later this year! 

Included in this package is all of the basic information required to make characters, a detailed list of moves, playbooks, and a Second Battle of Ypres scenario to structure a full session of the game. The complete version of Ross Rifles won’t assume that you have experience with this system, nor will it assume that you have an in-depth understanding of the First World War and Canada’s involvement.

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September 18th, 2019
This Quickstart guide has everything you need to get started and play World War I soldiers in the trenches. It's classic Powered by the Apocalypse in that it dives head first into the theme and doesn't waste time on unnecessary mechanical crunch. The [...]
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