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Mutants & Masterminds Hero's Handbook


The Mutants & Masterminds Hero's Handbook is the core rulebook of the game's third edition and it gives you everything you need to have your own superheroic adventures. The detailed character creation system lets you create the hero you want to play, choosing from a wide range of skills, advantages, and power effects. Customize your hero's powers with modifiers to create an almost endless range of superhuman abilities. Choose the complications your hero must overcome, earning you the hero points to achieve victory. You can also choose from one of more than a dozen heroic archetypes, customize as you like, and be ready to play in just minutes!

The streamlined system of game play requires only a single die roll and features easy to use rules. Play out an entire heroic adventure in a few short hours without long, drawn-out encounters. Plus the hero point system allows players to influence the flow of the story and pull off superheroic stunts in the best comic book tradition! Become a hero of legend with the Mutants & Masterminds Hero's Handbook!

Note: For details on the print edition pre-order and PDF bundle, please visit the Green Ronin Web site.

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David D May 03, 2018 3:23 am UTC
Not just the best Superhero RPG, but one of the best RPG rulesets ever written. Simple, elegant, intuitive, versatile and modular. MNM can run anything. Which is exactly what a superhero system needs to be able to do.
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Sean K June 02, 2015 6:38 pm UTC
I thought this product was the same as the PDF version for purchase on the Green Ronin webstore but I cannot find to features listed on the Green Ronin description in the PDF purchased here. I am looking for the "•Introductions to Mutants & MasterMinds premier settings, Emerald City and Freedom City.
•Two brand new adventures, Ghost Town by Seth Johnson and Time of the Apes by Christopher McGlothlin". Do you know if you will update this PDF to included that? I was hoping to use the M&M Handbook for the setting being I already purchased the DC Adventures Handbook.
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Sean K June 02, 2015 9:07 pm UTC
My mistake. I purchased the wrong product, I see the Deluxe Handbook has those additional features.
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October 12, 2013
This title was added to our catalog on December 29, 2010.