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Ruins of Symbaroum [5E] - The Promised Land

Ruins of Symbaroum [5E] - The Promised Land

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The Ruins of Symbaroum [5E] Starter PDF can be seen as a proof of concept, or a trial-balloon – meant to provoke a reaction from you, the potential players, from within the established Symbaroum community as well as from the broader family of tabletop roleplaying gamers. From another perspective, it can be seen as the result of a process that has taken more than two years; it has been a dance of two-steps-forward-one-step-back, searching for the perfect way to align the game concept to the OGL while still staying true to what Symbaroum is: gritty, deadly and full of dark mysteries. Of course, the fact that the systems share some similarities to begin with has made the dance both more enjoyable and less strenuous.

So, now it is your turn to contribute! We hope to meet you at conventions, on the Free League forum and other social media platforms where Symbaroum is discussed; we hope that you will help us evaluate this concept and tell us what you would like to see in the future. Our intention is clear: we want to adapt much of the original Symbaroum game line to the 5E OGL. But first, let’s flood the dance floor and keep on dancing, two-steps-forwardone-step-back – together we can make this marriage between the wondrous world of Symbaroum and the most popular game mechanics of our time into something really special!

Happy Gaming!

/Team Symbaroum

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Jaime J August 10, 2020 3:44 pm UTC
I prefer System of Symbaroum for Symbaroum... if i want play 5e i go to play another game with base 5e...
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Daniel B July 22, 2020 2:34 am UTC
Oh gods yes.
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Sharanjit P July 11, 2020 5:18 am UTC
Please also consider a Pathfinder 2E Port as an option. The character creation is closer to the Symbaroum system.
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marco B July 10, 2020 12:33 pm UTC
Symbaroum as D&D setting?...definitely YES!
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Michael L July 03, 2020 9:22 pm UTC
Looking forward to giving this a try, I've recently been very interested in symbaroum, but have so far held back due to the trouble of convincing players to try a new system. (Currently working on getting people to play Alien, harder than I would have thought)

Is the plan to release conversions guides for Symbaroum to 5E or is it planned to be a parallel game line with 5E versions of the original content?
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