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Tomorrow Dies Today
Publisher: Mad Moon Rackets
by Timothy B. [Featured Reviewer]
Date Added: 03/28/2018 10:44:42

Back when I first got married and before we would do those old "How to Host a Murder" games with our friends. We would have everyone over a meal and a murder. It was fun. This new game reminds me a little of that.

Tomorrow Dies Today

Tomorrow Dies Today is a 10+ player one-shot LARP (Live Action Role Play) by Sean Mooney designed to be played in two to fours hours. So perfect for a dinner party with some friends who all want to be super-villains. For your $20.00 you get a 135-page book with 11 character profiles.

Don't worry, this is not 135 pages of rules to memorize.

The rules of the game are covered in the first 20 pages. What follows next are the 15 or so pages for the Narrator of the game (doesn't have to be the host of the party). Then each character gets 8 pages of descriptions and details. These details also include various props and mannerisms.

Print out the characters and review the rules with the group and go!

The basic plot is General Goodman has built a doomsday weapon and he has brought all his most loyal henchmen (the players) to witness his greatest glory! Except. One of you is a traitor! You now spend the rest of your evening figuring out who that person is, or hiding it if it is you.

The rules exist somewhere between the free-form, if slightly scripted, play of How to Host a Murder and the "points and dice" play of an RPG. Characters do have a character sheet/book and they do have points. The Betrayer can be a different character each time you play, so that gives it more flexibility than others I have read and played like this.

While the setting can be "Mid 2000s" frankly I think it would be a crime not to set it in the 1960s.

For me, I'd invite my friends over for dinner, give them their characters ahead of time and let them do some free-form role-play, improv about their characters over for dinner and then get right into it.

I can also see this working well at a Con.

So for 20 bucks you get a game for 10 people for 2 to 4 (or more) hours. That really is a steal.

The art is great and the writing is very clear.



Rating:
[5 of 5 Stars!]
Creator Reply:
Thank you, Tim! I hope you and your wife get to try TDT out soon!
Tomorrow Dies Today
Publisher: Mad Moon Rackets
by Geoffrey V. [Verified Purchaser]
Date Added: 02/28/2018 23:11:15

Tomorrow Dies Today is one of the most memorable single night of roleplaying in the twenty five years I've been gaming.

The game perfectly blends character goals requiring cooperation, and compitition. Combined with well thought out character backgrounds and motivations, Tomorrow Dies Today leads to a great social evening of manipulation and paranoia.



Rating:
[5 of 5 Stars!]
Creator Reply:
Geoff, Thank you very much for the review! I'm glad you enjoyed the game. If you ever have any fun stories to share, please feel free to do so on our Facebook group! ~Sean
Geoff, Thank you very much for the review! I'm glad you enjoyed the game. If you ever have any fun stories to share, please feel free to do so on our Facebook group! ~Sean
Tomorrow Dies Today
Publisher: Mad Moon Rackets
by Jesse R. [Verified Purchaser]
Date Added: 02/14/2018 19:46:03

This is a fantastic game! I've been a fan of Mad Moon Rackets since I played Made Men and Tomorrow Dies Today doesn't disappoint. Anyone who likes LARP will like this game. Don't think that a "One Shot" LARP is only good for a single playthrough either, I've played a few games and had fun at them all.



Rating:
[5 of 5 Stars!]
Creator Reply:
Thank you for the review, Jesse! I'm glad you had fun with the game. I'd love to hear some of your stories on our FB group! https://www.facebook.com/groups/818303005031789/
Tomorrow Dies Today
Publisher: Mad Moon Rackets
by Tobias M. [Verified Purchaser]
Date Added: 02/14/2018 19:13:22

Mad Moon Rackets has a habit of producing some excellent, fleshed out products that I look forward to implementing into my LARP schedule!

More specifically, the art from Tomorrow Dies Today is fantastic, and I'm stoked to play into the villainous archetypes of this game! Hope to see it demo'd at Gencon and play it live very soon!



Rating:
[5 of 5 Stars!]
Creator Reply:
I'm glad you enjoy Tomorrow Dies Today, Tobias! Feel free to share stories as they come to our FB group!
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