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They dwell forever in a series of tunnels underground. Lit and fed by a phosphorescent carpet of fungi and lichen. They battle strange beasts and giant creatures. They are small and blue.

They are The Roan and this is THE SHIMMER.

A Bug's Guide to the Shimmer is an adaptation of the world in my RPG system 3DIE6 for the Troika! Roleplaying system. It's a simple hack of the character archetypes, creatures and world, designed as part of Troikafest!  

It includes the following fine features:

  • Background and history of The Roan
  • Notes about the Shimmer
  • 1D6 worth of PC Backgrounds
  • 3D6 worth of Creatures and Foes
  • D66 Items and weapons
  • Advanced Skill descriptions
  • Some Maps  
  • Original artwork by Kris McClanahan
  • Some words also likely created by him
  • Troika! conversion and playtesting by Cannon and MJ
  • 1D6 unusual spelling choices
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May 24th, 2021
Lovely Troika setting for bug-sized adventures! Beautiful art walking a tightrope between cute and terrifying, extremly evocitive of the creepy crawly setting. [...]
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This title was added to our catalog on May 24, 2021.
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