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Heroes and Heels is a 5e compatible role playing game set in a generic super-heroic setting. The game introduces Brick, Blaster and Soldier classes and supporting sub-classes that can be used to build heroes matching many of the popular TV and movie superhero franchises visible in popular culture today. Designed for smooth gameplay while still remaining true to well known rule-playing conventions (hit points, multiple attacks and slots for powers). Includes rules for modern and hi-tech weapons, a power casting system and feat system that covers options from shapechanging, mimicry, super-strength, martial arts and psionics. Includes a random powerset character creation option and detailed explanations of how to build complex powers and intricate power limitations and vulnerabilities.

Free quick starts  and sample characters also available at this site.

This is a complete game with an optional simplified XP system that enables this to be used without other material but is written for intermediate experience Game Masters.

Its a complete set of rules for Superhero 5E games. Combined with the Sanctuary City Sourcebook and Bestiary it can be used as a universal Modern system with the ability to handle urban fantasy and cyberpunk campaigns.

Effects based, feat and slotted power system provide superhero rules to plug into other systems. 

2023 playtest 5 changes suggested balance adjustments are included. If 5.5 is officially released, we will produce an updated product included in this one. 

Includes writeups for high level characters the Topaz Hornet and the Free, some of the key heavyweight supers of the Sanctuary City setting (where female meta's outnumber male meta's). That's why its Heroes and Heels. 

Recently reviewed by Roleplayer's Chronicle on June 3rd  ((Search for Heroes and Heels)

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Simon W January 28, 2023 5:12 pm UTC
The front cover looks like AI art. Something that requires public disclosure on OBS sites.
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Ken W February 13, 2023 5:25 am UTC
We replaced the front cover and amended the disclosure (in the same page as the 5e copyright section), the artist uses a mix of AI art with full commercial rights clearly granted in the software package and further digital/photo editing.
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