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Apocalypse World: Burned Over Hackbook

Apocalypse World: Burned Over Hackbook

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Apocalypse World: Burned Over is a pretty deep redesign of Apocalypse World, suitable for play across wider age groups and more general audiences. No sex moves, a more reigned-in take on violence, less adult horror in the grotesquerie. In many ways, if we were to create Apocalypse World today, Burned Over is the game we’d create.

It’s not yet a stand-alone game (although it may become one in time). It’s a “hackbook”: a zine that includes all the playbooks, playsheets, and rule changes from Apocalypse World proper.

It includes everything the players need to play, but as MC, you’ll still need the Apocalypse World MC book.

 
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Ivan R September 12, 2019 7:02 pm UTC
Lol! I just finished reading Apocalypse World and less than a week ago this is released. The original system seems great and robust. So, if anyone can tell mi if this is worth getting (which I'll probably will anyway) do tell
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Timothy M September 13, 2019 6:47 pm UTC
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Well, its more of a revision of the game. It tones down the ultraviolence & sex stylings and completely revises the playbooks. I think the xp system is a lot better, the barter system less intrusive to game flow, and I love that it got rid of the +1 Stat as a Move options. The Moves are more streamlined and Do Battle is much better than Seize by Force.

Ultimately, I think that Burned Over is a bit more grounded than AW. AW is more Beyond Thunderdome and Burned Over is more Mad Max. Every straight AW game I've seen or played has gotten very weird and kind of "high fantasy". Burned Over can still do that, but it doesn't push you that way like AW does.
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