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“...with children, promises are pinky sworn solemn, and unbreakable. They mean something.”

  ― Cyn Balog

(To thank everyone for their support during this best-selling month, we have added Pinkysworn Oracles, a set of tables to allow for GM-less play.  Oracles is a free title, so go ahead and grab it.)

A young camper running, holding an axe and being looked at by a puppy

Welcome to Camp Iron, the toughest summer camp in the tri-state area. 

This is a place fraught with hardship, built on an unforgiving land.  The Ironcampers that come here every summer have learned that they must depend on each other absolutely to have any hope of a pleasant stay.  In this land, the measure of a kid is their word, their honest vow to help and protect each other.  When an Ironcamper takes an oath, they will go to the ends of the Earth to see it through.  It’s their word.  Their bond.  Their pinky promise.

Pinkysworn is an homage, a slight parody, and an extreme condensation of Shawn Tomkin’s Ironsworn.  It is used both under the Creative Commons License and with permission.  If you are not familiar with Ironsworn, do go and get it.

Another young camper, holding a hunting knife and a stuffed toy.

This game is not at all rules-lite, transforming its inspiration's 270 pages into only 20 (plus the cover!) and holding all you need to play.  Pinkysworn supports regular (with GM), GM-less co-op, and solo play (using the Pinkysworn Oracles expansion).

Maintaining the same feel of gritty fantasy, but in the character-building setting of summer camp, we hope you find here the What I Did This Summer essay of your dreams.

Earned badges: I did it; Out in the wild; Raining stars; Arts and crafts; Jack of all trades; Trailblazer; Bird watching; Scavenger hunt.

This is an entry in PocketQuest 2022.  We hope you enjoy it.

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Kublai K March 25, 2023 4:11 pm UTC
Thank you to The Soloist for mentioning Pinkysworn in a list of excellent GM-less games at
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Kublai K August 13, 2022 1:00 am UTC
Just a quick thank you to the St. Albans RPG club for tweeting about my game. It's heartwarming to see interest in it from across the pond.
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Kublai K October 31, 2022 5:57 pm UTC
And another thank you to Billiam for listing Pinkysworn on the Github awesome-ironsworn list of Ironsworn hacks.
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This title was added to our catalog on August 02, 2022.