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Heroes and Hardships Quickstart Guide

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One System, Any Setting!

Heroes and Hardships is a skill-based D10 dice pool RPG system that will support any setting or story you can imagine! Heroes and Hardships is built for heroic adventure and deadly campaigns!

The Heroes and Hardships Quickstart Guide contains everything you need to start playing in a vast number of different settings. This fully illustrated 96-page book could be used as a fully realized RPG on its own, but offers only a fraction of what you will find in the Heroes and Hardships Core Ruebook to come. 

The Heroes and Hardships Quickstart Guide includes:

  • Character creation rules and options;
  • Detailed rules for deadly combat, including the Heroes and Hardships' innovative Action Point system, as well as over 30 offensive and defensive combat actions;
  • Dozens of skills and abilities;
  • Nearly a hundred wound effects;
  • Dozens of weapons and pieces of armor from across multiple genres;
  • A bestiary of adversaries to get you started;
  • A fully linked table of contents, a fully bookmarked PDF, and an index;
  • A five page character sheet;
  • And much more!

Grab a handful of d10s and form your dice pool; epic adventures await!

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June 7th, 2020
I playtested this game through several one shots and a campaign. I can comfortably say that this is one of the more comprehensive RPGs I've ever played. The roll-keep format creates compelling results, the skills allow players to cover every poten [...]
May 30th, 2020
I took part in the playtest of this game and really enjoyed it (you'll see from the reviews that everyone did). It's on the grittier, more simulationist end of the scale when it comes to combat, but runs a lot faster than something like Rolem [...]
May 30th, 2020
Had the pleasure of playtesting the system multiple times. Its going to be a great toolbox for players and gm's who want to step away from the heroic and into the gritty. Mistakes will kill your pc's and victories will taste much sweeter with [...]
May 29th, 2020
Spectacular. I had the pleasure of playtesting and the system is brilliant. Every fight has tension and anything is possilbe. The level of effort put into this is clear the from the moment you open the book! [...]
May 29th, 2020
The Quickstart Guide itself is immense. Nearly 100 pages and an index? And great art? As Elaine Benes would say, "Get outta here!" I've had the chance to play H&H several times, first in a Western-themed campaign and second i [...]
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File Last Updated:
July 10, 2020
This title was added to our catalog on May 21, 2020.