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Untold Starter Set: Cards + Primer

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Untold is a revolutionary new role-playing game (RPG) from Ignitus Innovation designed to combine all the best elements of Role Playing Games (RPG's) and Collectible Card Games (CCG's) and toss the rest. Untold is a CBRPG (TM): Card-Based Role Playing Game. It is exactly the same as any other RPG, but the primary physical "tools" of the game are different. Instead of rulebooks and character sheets, the only "tools" you need in Untold are cards!

That's right - only cards - cards which are used to construct characters, represent their skills, abilities, items, powers and moves, as well as contain all of the rule/mechanics references necessary to play the game! In Untold, there are no rulebooks, gazetteers, or guides to purchase, read and try to remember. Your character is a deck of cards - and all the rules that filled a library full of books before is now on a set of beautifully illustrated cards! All you need to play Untold is a deck and a die!

Untold was created to be fast, flexible, furious, and fun. The game is amazingly fast when you want to build and change characters - a task that can now be done in seconds thanks to the modular card-based system as well as the unique card swapping mechanics. Combat in Untold is especially furious and visceral thanks to the unique way damage is accounted for - something called "Downgrading". The underlying task of Untold's designers has been to take the toil out of playing RPGs and put the fun back in. As such, every single thing the guys over at Ignitus have done during the development of Untold has been driven by this maxim.

Don't know how to play yet? The Primer is included for FREE in the download! It unlocks the secrets of how to read Untold cards, steps through how to create characters, shows how combat works, and even explains how your Untold cards can be used for another game we like to call Untold: Battle

Don't want to read the Primer? Watch our videos on how to play!

This pack contains everything you need to play (except a d20 - sorry). This contains the Primer (play guide) and enough cards for 6 players and the GM! There are 6 pre-build characters and 35 minions (monsters) for the GM and more - 189 cards in total!

The Untold Starter Set contains the following decks and cards (9 decks/189 cards):
question_mark_race.png = What is a Race Card?  question_mark_aspect.png = What is an Aspect Card?  question_mark_power.png = What is a Power Card?  question_mark_minion.png = What is a Minion Card?  question_mark_bane.png = What is a Bane Card ? double_card_icon.png = What is a Double-Card?  quad_card_icon.png = What is a Quad-Card?

Iconic Character: Apenimon (17 cards)(click to display the card list)

Racesquestion_mark_race.png: L'na Twilight ("Apenimon")
Aspects question_mark_aspect.png: Body 1 quad_card_icon.png, Mind 1 quad_card_icon.png, Soul 1 quad_card_icon.png
Powers question_mark_power.png: Arcane Lore double_card_icon.png, Charm double_card_icon.png, Confusion double_card_icon.png, Fearful Mein double_card_icon.png, Insightful double_card_icon.png, Investiture of Maoru, Iron Will double_card_icon.png, Mind Lash double_card_icon.png, Mind Probe double_card_icon.png, Sigil of Protection double_card_icon.png, Sleep double_card_icon.png, Supernatural Sight double_card_icon.png, Wise double_card_icon.png

Iconic Character: Buzzsaw (17 cards)(click to display the card list)

Race question_mark_race.png: Klik Tripod ("Buzzsaw")
Aspects question_mark_aspect.png: Body 1 quad_card_icon.png, Mind 1 quad_card_icon.png, Soul 1 quad_card_icon.png
Powers question_mark_power.png: Claw Shears, Eidetic Memory double_card_icon.png, Hydraulics, Micro Assembler, MicroGear Medic Disc, Mini Probes double_card_icon.png, Reinforced Klik Plating, Resilient double_card_icon.png, Saw, Steam Engine, Steam Jet double_card_icon.png, Vent Steam double_card_icon.png, Wilderness Lore double_card_icon.png

Iconic Character: 201132 (17 cards)(click to display the card list)

Race question_mark_race.png: Klik Roller ("201132")
Aspectaquestion_mark_aspect.png: Mind 1 quad_card_icon.png, Soul 1 quad_card_icon.png
Powers question_mark_power.png: Agile double_card_icon.png, Awareness double_card_icon.png, Diplomatic double_card_icon.png, Grappling Hook, Klik Armor Plating, MicroGear Medic Disc, Micro-toolset, Quick Response double_card_icon.png, Racer double_card_icon.png, Shoulder Mounted Launcher (SML), SML Dart, SML Net, Wheel Enhancement, Wheel-hooks

Iconic Character: Sarge(17 cards)(click to display the card list)

Race question_mark_race.png: Apoc High-bred("Sarge")
Aspects question_mark_aspect.png: Body 1 quad_card_icon.png, Mind 1 quad_card_icon.png, Soul 1 quad_card_icon.png
Powers question_mark_power.png: Accelerated Evasion double_card_icon.png, Agile double_card_icon.png, Awareness double_card_icon.png, Commando Training, Basic double_card_icon.png, Fireteam Attack, M201 Assault Weapon, Mad Hops, Quick Response double_card_icon.png, Sabre, Silver, Smoke Grenades

Iconic Character: Taelia (17 cards)(click to display the card list)

Race question_mark_race.png: L'na Dawn ("Taelia")
Aspects question_mark_aspect.png: Body 1 quad_card_icon.png, Soul 1 quad_card_icon.png
Powers question_mark_power.png: Armor of Oaze double_card_icon.png, Awareness double_card_icon.png, Bonds of Ice double_card_icon.png, Claws of Iron double_card_icon.png, Driven double_card_icon.png, Frost Breath double_card_icon.png, Gripping Fist of Earth double_card_icon.png, Healing Touch double_card_icon.png, Ice Snap double_card_icon.png, Ice Spear double_card_icon.png, Investiture of Oaze, Rending Claws of the Earth double_card_icon.png, Stone Shape double_card_icon.png, Wilderness Lore double_card_icon.png

Iconic Character: Toa (17 cards)(click to display the card list)

Races question_mark_race.png: Apoc Churl ("Toa")
Aspectsquestion_mark_aspect.png: Body 1 quad_card_icon.png, Soul 1 quad_card_icon.png
Powers question_mark_power.png: Adrenalin Push double_card_icon.png, Churl Warbow, Club of the Ancestors, Fearless Iron Will double_card_icon.png, Knock 'em Back double_card_icon.png, Large, Lava Maw double_card_icon.png, Leaping double_card_icon.png, Mountain's Blessing double_card_icon.png, Resilient double_card_icon.png, Shrug It Off double_card_icon.png, Stone's Bones double_card_icon.png, Strong double_card_icon.png

Aspects (Core): Basic Aspects (17 cards)(click to display the card list)

Aspects question_mark_aspect.png: Body 1 quad_card_icon.png (2 cards), Body 5 quad_card_icon.png (2 cards), Body 9 quad_card_icon.png (2 cards), Mind 1 quad_card_icon.png (2 cards), Mind 5 quad_card_icon.png (2 cards), Mind 9 quad_card_icon.png, Soul 1 quad_card_icon.png (2 cards), Soul 5 quad_card_icon.png (2 cards), Soul 9 quad_card_icon.png (2 cards)
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January 27th, 2011
Untold is a card-based role-playing game designed with flexibility for any genre and any setting. The card-based element takes the bookkeeping of pen-and-paper role-playing games and moves it to the cards. Players no longer need to upkeep a paper chara [...]
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