|01.||Long before the Empire, created by the Kalasans after they stormed Rûl and wrested it from the clutches of the dread Witch-King, whose wicked legions had overwhelmed and plunged the continent into darkness, an ancient people known as the Edene ruled over the land. Like the Kalasans so many centuries after them, the Edene were also bold conquerors who arrived on the shores of the continent, fleeing... [click here for more]|
|02.||The Hum (from Wikipedia): The Hum is a phenomenon, or collection of phenomena, involving widespread reports of a persistent and invasive low-frequency humming, rumbling, or droning noise not audible to all people.
The Grand Bavarian Hotel was once frequented by Gilded Age luminaries like Theodore Roosevelt, Harry Houdini, and even Nikola Tesla. Now, after decades of neglect, it’s enjoying a... [click here for more]|
|03.||A softback version is now available through Lulu Publishing.
Zaibatsu is a cyberpunk roleplaying game based on the Cepheus Engine and other Classic 2D6 SF RPGs.
As the street soldiers of the world’s most powerful corporations (the Japanese zaibatsu) you become expendable and deniable employees fighting for profits, power and your lives. You’ve been recruited from the dark and murky... [click here for more]|
|04.||ZWEIHÄNDER Grim & Perilous RPG is a bloodier, grimmer and grittier version of classic tabletop role-playing games you may already familiar with. The community calls this style of gaming the “pathetic aesthetic”, but we simply call it grim & perilous gaming.
ZWEIHÄNDER Grim & Perilous RPG is a retro-clone spiritual successor to Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay,... [click here for more]|
|05.||Paths of Shadow for Shadow of the Demon Lord
Grizzled veterans of countless campaigns, brutish barbarians spilling out from the hinterlands, peerless champions fighting for a noble cause, or hard-bitten mercenaries who have seen it all: these character concepts describe just a few of the possible types of warriors one might find in Shadow of the Demon Lord games. Although... [click here for more]|
|06.||Remarkable Inns & Their Drinks is the definitive guide to taverns, how to create your own and bring them to life. This richly detailed 88-page tome offers a wealth of new gameplay options, 8 ready-made taverns, NPC's, rumors, secrets and over a 1.000 random list options. What are you waiting for? Step inside!
Turn ordinary tavern visit into remarkable, exciting roleplaying experiences.... [click here for more]|
|07.||WELCOME TO THE APOCALYPSE
This PDF package includes 41 pre-written character sheets, one for every profession described in the Agent's Handbook of Delta Green: The Role-Playing Game. Each two-page sheet includes:
Stats as recommended in the rulebook for each profession
A summary of bonus skill options for each profession
A brief description of the... [click here for more]|
|08.||Welcome to "Dark Cities", a collection of over 100 plothooks and storyseeds for RPGs!
"Cities are beacons of civilization and order. But sometimes the strongest light casts the darkest shadows."
This book contains dozens and dozens of scenarios and scenario ideas for adventures in urban settings, suited for nearly all imaginable kinds of fantasy RPGs. If your game has settlements... [click here for more]|
|09.||The shadows have always been with us, and so have those who dwell within: the sorcerers, the fae, the lycanthropes and, darkest of them all, the vampires. All have secretly lived alongside humanity, veiled from mortal view, for milennia, but now they are exposed to the light, and the supernatural walks among us.
Early in the 21st Century, the US Government discovered the existence of vampires and... [click here for more]|
|10.||Winner: 2015 Golden Geek, RPG of the Year
Winner: 2016 Indie RPG Award, Game of the Year (also Best Production and Best Support)
Blades in the Dark is a tabletop role-playing game about a crew of daring scoundrels seeking their fortunes on the haunted streets of an industrial-fantasy city. There are heists, chases, occult mysteries, dangerous bargains,... [click here for more]|
|11.||The blood moon rises above the haunted lands of Krevborna! Once a country of picturesque villages, deep forests, and sublime mountain ranges, Krevborna is now a land of Gothic ruins preyed upon by fiends, ravening beasts, and the unquiet dead. Shadows triumphantly lengthen across Krevborna; the great powers of darkness work to usher in the dread dominion of an everlasting empire of... [click here for more]|
|12.||Golden Geek RPG of the Year 2012
Indie RPG 2012 Winner: Best Game, Best Support, Best Production
ENnie Award Winner 2013: Best Rules - Gold Winner
Combining high-action dungeon crawling with cutting-edge rules, Dungeon World is a roleplaying game of fantasy adventure. You and your friends will explore a land of magic and danger in the roles of adventurers searching... [click here for more]|
|13.||A Guide to the Mythic Fantasy World of Glorantha
The Glorantha Sourcebook is an essential resource for Greg Stafford’s world of Glorantha, one of the most extensively developed and renowned fantasy settings of all time. A world of mythology, gods, and heroes, Glorantha has inspired roleplaying games, board games, computer games, comics, fiction, and more, a setting beloved and revered worldwide.... [click here for more]|
Dead Friend is a roleplaying game for a necromancer and a ghost. That is, it's a collaborative storytelling game for two players. You will each play the role of a friend, one living and one dead. You will ask and answer questions to develop the characters, their community, their history together, and the motivations leading up to their final conflict. The script follows the dramatic structure... [click here for more]|
|15.||How do you make great combat in 7th Sea?
How do you make things challenging when you're dealing with duelists?
GMs and players of 7th Sea expect a fun, fast-paced, exciting story to unfold when they sit around the table. There’s no reason your combats can’t be as meaningful, interesting, and challenging as the rest of the play experience, but to get... [click here for more]|
|16.||Among the legendary sea monsters of Terra’s Pirate Nations, the Kraken is the most feared and most respected. Seafarers with families use tall tales of the Kraken to frighten and entertain their children, and legends of encounters with the Kraken regale the patrons at dockside taverns on every shore.
A Pirate Nations adventure that pits your Heroes against this fearsome legend of the... [click here for more]|
|17.||Gamemasters! Are you running grim & perilous adventures, but tired of dog-earing the pages in your copy of ZWEIHÄNDER Grim & Perilous RPG? Then prepare yourself with our color blind-friendly ZWEIHÄNDER GM Screen, available exclusively at DriveThruRPG!
Designed to fit into both the portrait-styled DriveThruRPG GM Screen (which you can add at check-out) and... [click here for more]|
|18.||Join us in Glorantha, Greg Stafford’s classic fantasy world of richly imagined cultures, ferocious combat, and colliding mythologies.
Create your group’s unique Gloranthan campaign using 13th Age: the d20-rolling game of heroic fantasy, escalating combat, One Unique Things, and limb-ripping owlbears!
Developed by Rob Heinsoo and Jonathan Tweet.
For Game Masters, 13th Age... [click here for more]|
|19.||Something's wrong with the world and I don't know what it is.
It used to be better, of course it did. In the golden age of legend, when there was enough to eat and enough hope, when there was one nation under god and people could lift their eyes and see beyond the horizon, beyond the day. Children were born happy and grew up rich.
Now that's not what we've got. Now we've got this.... [click here for more]|
|20.||Introducing new rules variations to power your Mythic adventures! Mythic Variations 2 is a collection of rules modifications for Mythic Role Playing and Mythic Game Master Emulator, giving players a new way to experience GM-less and solo role playing.
Mythic Variations 2 expands on the core Yes/No mechanic of Mythic, splitting questions into 5 separate types of questions, or Checks, including:
•... [click here for more]|
|21.||Welcome to 100 Oddities for an Egyptian Tomb! Ancient Egypt’s tombs and funerary rites have long captivated the imagination of many, with their impossibly rich golden treasures, mummies, elaborate beliefs in a physical afterlife, curses, hordes of servants doomed to eternal servitude. And for each god of rejuvenation, light, and life, there is a monster of damnation, consumption, and... [click here for more]|
|22.||THE ENCYCLOPEDIA TAKES FLIGHT!
The Encyclopedia Draconica, Volume 1: Tales & Stories is a supplement for Epyllion: A Dragon Epic, a tabletop roleplaying game in which players become young drakes who adventure throughout Dragonia while discovering the power of friendship and tradition. This companion book contains encyclopedic entries on the tales and stories... [click here for more]|
|23.||Waves crash onto the deck, spraying saltwater into the eyes of hardened sailors, their voices drowned out by the thundering roars of cannons, belching fire and death!
This is the world of Storm & Sail, a world of magic and wonder, but also greed and terror, where Four Great Nations carve up the riches of the New World between them. But there are opportunities for the clever and the fortunate,... [click here for more]|
|24.||Gamemasters! Are you running grim & perilous adventures, but tired of dog-earing the pages in your copy of ZWEIHÄNDER Grim & Perilous RPG? Then prepare yourself with our color blind-friendly Monster Cards, available exclusively at DriveThruRPG!
Let's face it: standard US & Euro poker card sizes suck. That's why every Monster Card has been meticulously lain... [click here for more]|
Character sheet for Die Screaming.
Die Screaming Player's Guide
Die Screaming Director's Guide
... [click here for more]|
Winner of the 2017 silver ENnie for Best Family Game
A giant robot is smashing down Main Street. Your best friend tried to kiss you. Your mom thinks your grades need work. Your mentor thinks your team is bringing you down. Oh, and your costume is ripped.
Just another day in Halcyon City...
Masks: A New... [click here for more]|
This is the tome of dragons deep,
This is the book of the orcish blade ...
Bloodied leer of cavern troll,
Canticle of the underworld.
Graven by the hand of Fate,
Beheld by Balor's crimson eye ...
This is the jeweled crown and key,
Death chant of the dungeon beast.
A major companion work to the well-received CLASSIC... [click here for more]|
|28.||Halcyon City has been the epicenter of the earth’s superhuman madness for close to a century. The city is built on a history of heroes, villains, and the battles they bring with them. And the Halcyon City Herald has been there since the beginning, your eyes and ears on the ground.
Now Keandra Hunt, editor-in-chief of the Herald, is revealing her personal collection of articles... [click here for more]|
|29.||Players & Gamemasters! Are you running grim & perilous adventures, but tired of penciling your spells down on index cards? Then prepare yourself with ZWEIHÄNDER Grim & Perilous RPG - Arcane Magick Cards, available exclusively at DriveThruRPG! Let's face it: standard US & Euro poker card sizes suck. That's why every Arcane Magick spell has been meticulously... [click here for more]|
|30.||In most fantasy settings, castles and cities are vital components of civilization, and many of these rely on moats for defense. These large ditches are usually filled with water and meant to stop attackers from reaching the outer walls. Although this tactic was successful in real world history, traditional moats are not as effective in fantasy worlds because of the existence of magic. To counter this... [click here for more]|
|31.||Gamemasters! Are you running grim & perilous adventures, but tired of dog-earing the pages in your copy of ZWEIHÄNDER Grim & Perilous RPG? Then prepare yourself with our color blind-friendly ZWEIHÄNDER GM Playmat, available exclusively at DriveThruRPG!
Designed to fit into both the horizontal-styled DriveThruRPG Horizontal GM Screen (which you can add... [click here for more]|
|32.||In honor of the 2018 lunar Chinese New Year, Skirmisher Publishing is proud to announce the release of “Earth Dog: A Monster for 5th Edition”!
Earth Dogs are elemental animals look like sturdy, well-formed, hairless mastiffs that vary in color from beige or brown to orange or even yellow. They are gregarious, loyal, and exuberant and respond well to life with various intelligent species,... [click here for more]|
|33.||This accessory for the Starfinder Roleplaying Game includes rules for playing robot AAI characters (biodroids, bioreplicas, and mechanoids). Players will be able to create robot characters without the limitations of biological components. Game Masters will be able to challenge their players with crazy AAIs straight out of science fiction horror. We have tapped into the Laws of Robotics and principal... [click here for more]|
|34.||Calling all adversaries!
Antagonists. Obstacles. Villains. Impediments. Call them what you will, but a great campaign needs opposition to create stirring conflict. The Fate Adversary Toolkit offers a variety of ideas, mechanics, and hacks to help you make the most out of every obstacle in your game. Explore what an adversary is in Fate terms, and always remember that everything is a character.... [click here for more]|
|35.||In the years leading up to the orc uprising, the Empire saw incredible innovation, as constructs and other mechanical beings emerged. Although their creation was prohibitively expensive for large-scale manufacturing, wealthy individuals could commission such wondrous devices to toil in mines, haul cargo off and onto ships, and perform whatever other labors they commanded. In Lij, clockworks joined... [click here for more]|
|36.||FOR COIN & BLOOD is an old school fantasy roleplaying game with a twist...
...a twist of the knife!
Embracing the literary genre known as "grimdark", and inspired by stories of mercenaries, sellswords and blackguards, FOR COIN & BLOOD keeps you on your toes, as you tell stories about the terrible things that happen to people, when they head out in search of coin, passion, and revenge...... [click here for more]|
The secrets of the witches of Dolmenwood -- The Sisters of the Chalice and the Moon.
Guidelines and charts for camping wild in the woods.
d30 generator for strange waters.
Monsters of the Wood: brainconk, jack-o'-lantern, ochre slime-hulk, pook morel, wronguncle.
Wormskin explores the mythic forest called Dolmenwood, a weird... [click here for more]|
|38.||Even Death Has a Half-Life
Two days ago, a newspaper delivery driver found retired geneticist Tibalt Grieves dead outside his suburban home. Police found Grieves’ girlfriend dead in the house. A detective discovered a hidden lab, outfitted with bio-hazard scrubbers. A CDC specialist found unidentifiable samples—samples that indicated that something had gotten loose.... [click here for more]|
|39.||Players & Gamemasters! Are you running grim & perilous adventures, but tired of penciling your spells down on index cards? Then prepare yourself with ZWEIHÄNDER Grim & Perilous RPG - Divine Magick Cards, available exclusively at DriveThruRPG! Let's face it: standard US & Euro poker card sizes suck. That's why every Divine Magick spell has been meticulously... [click here for more]|
|40.||THERE HAVE BEEN EIGHT PREVIOUS WORLDS.
Each world stretched across vast millennia of time. Each played host to a race whose civilizations rose to supremacy but eventually died or scattered, disappeared or transcended. During the time each world flourished, those that ruled it spoke to the stars, reengineered their physical bodies, and mastered form and essence, all in their own unique... [click here for more]|
|41.||The OLDSKULL MONSTER GENERATOR is the ultimate random monster creation tool, created specifically for both the Fifth and First Editions (5E, 1E) of the world’s first and foremost Fantasy Role-Playing Game (FRPG). Rules and guidelines are provided for both editions.
This colossal page compendium contains the largest, most comprehensive, and most ambitious monster creation system ever... [click here for more]|
|42.||Monstrous Pages for Shadow of the Demon Lord!
They come in the night, the wretched and unclean, an unholy mob intent on murder and plunder. Their white bodies, eyes dark with hate, appear human, but they surrendered their humanity long ago and now are little more than monsters. The troglodytes steal supplies, carry off victims, and butcher everything... [click here for more]|
BEHOLD the Underworld in all its bewildering majesty as titanic Chaos Godlings and their unsavory cults make genocidal war upon each other!
SEIZE eldritch artifacts and treasures far above your lowly station!
THRILL as you thorw the gauntlet of your life into the smug face of the unknowable and embark upon OPERATION UNFATHOMABLE!... [click here for more]|
V'lar Common Craft
The V’lar are a race of jellyfish-like aliens who typically travel about attached to a humanoid host whom they puppet via filaments insinuated into the host’s nervous system. Their ships are a hybrid design utilizing common technological elements (such as engines and weapons) built into an organically grown hull.
It is expected that the V’lar... [click here for more]|
|45.||THE VALKYRIE HYBRID CLASS [PFRPG] [5E]
In rough-hewn worlds shaped by the mighty blows of rival gods, the most a warrior can hope for is a meaningful death. For ages uncounted, the Valkyrie have born these heroic souls to godly realms for divine reward and have even aided such mortals in times of unbalanced strife. Yet as wars the world over swell in magnitude, more Valkyrie are needed to become the... [click here for more]|
|46.||The Sprawl: Mission-based cyberpunk, powered by the Apocalypse
Glide through the most secure corporate computer networks. Crack the ICE that stands between you and that big score.
Drop your cyberlinked autoshotgun to the floor empty. Flick chrome blades from your fingers. Dive into the midst of that corporate response team to secure your team’s exit.
Turn up your... [click here for more]|
“Our sun is one of 100 billion stars in our galaxy. Our galaxy is one of the billions of galaxies populating the universe. It would be the height of presumption to think that we are the only living things in that enormous immensity.” Wernher von Braun
This publication covers the generation of the base-forms, what the species look like... [click here for more]|
|48.||Quick Generator - Adventuring Party or Group Name
The Quick Generator series was designed with one concept in mind – a quick and simple way to come up with something that could be used in your games and stories.
Having no more than two d100 tables, it is easy and as the name suggests, quick, to use.
Each volume is stand alone and doesn’t need other tables, but there... [click here for more]|
|49.||This massive, full-color volume is filled with deep resources just for the Delta Green game master.
THE PAST: details on the world and history of Delta Green.
THE UNNATURAL: details on the Cthulhu Mythos, from monsters to hypergeometry to the Great Old Ones, including rules for creating new threats.
THE SCHISM: deep details on the Delta... [click here for more]|
VOYAGE INTO THE FAR FUTURE IN THIS VERSATILE TABLETOP GAME OF SCIENCE FICTION ADVENTURE
[Download a 23-page preview!]
Bounty hunters track down outlaws hiding in trader towns on worlds at the fringe of the galaxy. Starships explore unknown worlds, going where nobody has gone before. Great generational... [click here for more]|
|51.||The Fight Continues!
The Demon Lord’s weapons are many, and its agents have spread across the world, sowing chaos and despair wherever they go. As the world trembles before the dark one’s imminent arrival, new peoples join the struggle, coming forth to lend aid to the beleaguered defenders. Demon Lord’s Companion 2 reveals new secrets about peoples, magic, and development... [click here for more]|
*** Due to the massive success of this title, I'm organizing an Adventure Writing Contest - see Venger's Old School Gaming Blog for details. ***
I realized there was a need for a book describing how to write awesome RPG scenarios - adventures that are truly epic.
Adventure Writing Like a Fucking Boss treads similar ground to my previous book How To Game Master... [click here for more]|
|53.||Over the past week, three young couples from across the village have gone missing! The most recent pair to disappear were seen exiting the town together, walking hand-in-hand. A skilled ranger has discovered their tracks lead all the way to the entrance of Heartplunge Cavern! Worried family members and local authorities beg anyone capable to help find the lost youths, and... [click here for more]|
A missing idol leads intrepid investigators on the trail of madness through Boston and Arkham.
Is there a curse? Is the dark god Thoth watching from afar?
‘The Idol of Thoth’ by Joe Trier (Fear’s Sharp Little Needles, How We Roll Podcast) is an adventure for the Call of Cthulhu roleplaying game from Chaosium Inc... [click here for more]|
|55.||Welcome to the High Frequency Active Auroral Research Program! They call it HAARP. You call it the rear end of a two-year duty shift at the United States Air Force base in Gakona, Alaska. Nothing ever happens at HAARP—or at least nothing used to happen.
Until today. Today they fired up Test #24114, designated BROWNCOW. And now everything happens there. Like, literally everything. All at once.... [click here for more]|
|56.||Welcome to the future!
The government and giant corporations rule society. Genetic evaluation keeps those in place that have not enough money or influence to climb up the social ladder. Artificial intelligence is present everywhere, and cyberpods - the first artificial beings - beg the question what it means to be human and where to draw the line. The poor live their lives in overcrowded slums, pursuing... [click here for more]|
|57.||A Starting Adventure for Shadow of the Demon Lord
Even as the darkness from the Void casts its shadow across Urth, there are other dangers found lurking in the gloamings of the world. Some perils seek to entrap the innocent. Some are never defeated, their evils only delayed for a time. And at least one hungers for blood and meat to sustain its immortality.... [click here for more]|
|58.||Grab your plasma rifles, spell components, and jetpacks! Name your game; Fate Core is the foundation that can make it happen. Fate Core is a flexible system that can support whatever worlds you dream up.
Have you always wanted to play a post-apocalyptic spaghetti western with tentacle monsters? Swords and sorcery in space? Wish there was a game based on your favorite series of books,... [click here for more]|
|59.||A Feast Fit for a King
The smell of roasting meat fills the hall. Gossips whisper. Amours exchange furtive glances. A fight nearly breaks out. But then, with a fanfare of trumpets, the lord and lady enter—the feast is about to begin!
The Book of Feasts and the companion Feast Deck bring a a new format (in the form of a mini-game) that elevates feasts to the same level as tournaments and... [click here for more]|
|60.||Wolf-haunted wastelands of frigid tundra,
Veiling lost cities sunken and frozen into the ice …
Mist-wreathed mountains teeming with orcs,
Goblins, demons and dwarven underworlds …
Burning battlefields, reigned over
By imperious and ancient dragons … ... [click here for more]|
"This thing is pretty f#cking Lovecraftian!" ~ Abdul Alhazred
Dead God Excavation is a short adventure for characters between 1st and 3rd level. I happen to think it's perfect for kicking off a gonzo, eldritch, science-fantasy campaign. If you incorporate this into your "session zero"... respect, hoss!
This scenario was written for Crimson Dragon Slayer... [click here for more]|
|62.||A Sisterhood of Warriors
In the Company of Valkyries introduces the culture of those who choose from the slain. A discussion of the origins of these immortal warriors, and a look into their traditions and rituals, provides a new option for your players who want to belong to a sacred and mysterious sisterhood.
Do you choose the Fortune Weaver archetype, pulling on the strands of fate to bend... [click here for more]|
|63.||Deep dwarven cities of the underworld,
Infested by conquering orcs,
Enslaved by demons of skull and pyre ...
Black labyrinths of mad demigods,
Proving grounds for daring adventurers
And graveyards for greedy fools ...
Twisting passages, all alike,
Where... [click here for more]|
|64.||Star System and Planet Maker
“Space is big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the chemist's, but that's just peanuts to space…” Douglas Adams, The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
You are out there, being busy and exploring the big an empty void known... [click here for more]|
|65.||The world’s ultimate adventure creation tool. Infinite possibilities await you in dungeons, the wilderness, the seas, skies, netherworld, and the planes of existence. Whither are you bound?
Years in the making, mega-supplement GWG2: OLDSKULL ADVENTURE GENERATOR is the “Rosetta Stone” of the Castle Oldskull system, the one master system which binds all of the... [click here for more]|
|66.||Crawling out from the wreckage of nuclear, biological, and chemical warzones, created in the laboratories of misguided geniuses, and spawning in realms contaminated by wild magic, mutants are both a race unto themselves and no race at all. Viewed with a mixture of contempt and pity by members of more clearly defined species, mutants are united in desperation by the abnormalities which separate them... [click here for more]|
|67.||The End Is Just the Beginning
Sometimes the world needs heroes. But in the desperation of these last days, the world will take all those it can get: heroes, blackguards, madmen, and whoever else is willing to stand against the coming darkness. Will you fight the demons or will you burn it all down and dance among the ashes? Who will you become when the world dies?
Shadow of... [click here for more]|
|68.||With popular media, like the live action adaptation of Altered Carbon, finally catching up to the idea of transhumanism as storytelling, we've taken it upon ourselves to create a collection of interesting interchangeable bodies, known as sleeves, for sci-fi and transhuman games encorporating ideas such as cortical stacks and being able to put your mind into different bodies.
These sleeves modify... [click here for more]|
|69.||Lovecraftian cosmic terror meets modern-day conspiracy in these 33 brief tales of horror and personal apocalypse.
The Junk Shop
Into the West
At the Shore
In the Back Seat
The Phone Man and I
The Lady of the Rock
Between Here and Forever
It Was Not Her
End of the World of the End
What the Voice Said
The Last... [click here for more]|
|70.||Life in 2068
Beyond the relatively banal existences of Joe and Jane Uniform, the world of Citizens Divided is filled with unique and interesting folks, working on both sides of the corporate divide, in order to rebuild a broken world, strengthen their own futures, or support a personal agenda.
Fight the Power
Citizens Divided... [click here for more]|
|71.||Some time ago, author Michael O. Varhola acquired a comprehensive edition of H.P. Lovecraft’s works of fiction and set out to re-read everything he had previously, see what had slipped through the cracks for him, and gain a different perspective on the stories by reading them in the order in which they had been written. As part of this pursuit, he began selecting one element from each of his... [click here for more]|
|72.||Equipment Maker SciFi Edition Volume 1 - Firearms
The future is quite often not as safe as people think. You need to defend yourself and others from those who seek to do you harm, through design or accident.
You need a firearm. Strictly speaking, a firearm inflicts damage on targets by launching one or more projectiles driven by rapidly expanding high-pressure gas produced by exothermic... [click here for more]|
|73.||Superpowers and Horror in a Dark Eighties
Top Gun is in theaters. “Papa Don’t Preach” is on the radio. Halley’s Comet is in the sky, and Iran-Contra is in the news. The Soviets are in Afghanistan, and the Doomsday Clock is at 3 minutes until midnight. But there’s something else going on—something even bigger. At school, at the mall, down by the 7-Eleven, you’ve... [click here for more]|
|74.||The Black Hack is a super-streamlined roleplaying game that uses the Original 1970s Fantasy Roleplaying Game as a base, and could well be the most straightforward modern OSR compatible clone available. If speed of play and character creation, compatibility, and simple - yet elegant rules are what you yearn for. Look no further!
The Black Hack is a fast playing game and the rules can be picked... [click here for more]|
|75.||English Eerie is a storytelling game about horror in rural England. The game takes inspiration from folklore, along with the works of M.R. James, Arthur Machen and Algernon Blackwood to help players tell their own haunted tales of the English countryside.
The game is designed to be played over one or a series of dark evenings by the flicker of candlelight. The player, you, will... [click here for more]|
|76.||Any System! Any Setting!
Adventure is the Third Pillar of Fantasy Storytelling
This book is about story. I named it Adventure Theory because it’s a more compelling title for tabletop roleplaying gamers, but it’s only one component of a great fantasy adventure. To have a compelling adventure, you need solid characters and an interesting setting as well as a moderately coherent plot and... [click here for more]|
|77.||Minimalist Fantasy is back!
Tiny Dungeon: Second Edition is the newest iteration of the minimalist fantasy roleplaying game!
Powered by the TinyD6 engine, with streamlined mechanics that utilize only one to three single six-sided dice on every action, characters that can be written 3x5 notecard, and easy to understand and teach rules, Tiny Dungeon 2e is great... [click here for more]|
|78.||The FIREFLY RPG puts you right in the middle of the action of the wildly popular television series. You and your Crew will trade bullets with fearsome bounty hunters, folk who want what you have, or varmints that try to put out the light of hope you represent. Keep your Browncoat banner flyin’ high and dodge Alliance cruisers. Side with the Alliance and track down riff-raff to haul ‘em... [click here for more]|
|79.||An imperial backwater by almost any definition, Low Country earns its importance by being the Empire's breadbasket. Widely regarded as a sleepy place where little happens, Low Country hides its share of secrets and intrigues, especially now as the Empire unravels.
Thanks to the tireless efforts of halfling settlers, Low Country has shaken off its origins as an uninhabited wilderness to become an... [click here for more]|
|80.||X-Risks details the dangers facing transhumanity:
Over 60 creature and machine descriptions, classified by challenge level.
Information on extinction threats, from AIs and aliens to nanoplagues and wormholes.
Coverage of the TITANs, exhumans, exsurgent virus, Factors, and other hostiles.
New exsurgent virus strains, psi sleights, and xenofungi.
Traps for high-tech dungeon crawls.
X-Risks... [click here for more]|
|81.||"It was a breeze to DM and really fun to play - immervise too!"
The Butcher of Alcross is a short adventure suitable for characters of levels 4. You can run this module any time the PCs happen to be traveling on a lonely moorland road—for example, after the characters visit the ruins of Kennmouth in the Chapel on the Cliffs, on the road between Alcross and Hather Bay.
Something strange... [click here for more]|
|82.||In the Sentinel Comics Roleplaying Game, you and your friends play as comic-book heroes - either from the pages of Sentinel Comics or from your own imagination! Join forces against terrible villains and fight in dangerous environments, all in a tabletop roleplaying game!
The Sentinel Comics Roleplaying Game Starter Kit comes with everything you need to play your first entire super-heroic campaign!... [click here for more]|
SciFi... [click here for more]|
|84.||Please note that while the bundle has ended, this book is still available as a PWYW title and all proceeds continue to go to Zach's family.
This book is the cornerstone of a bundle in support of Zach Best and his family. Zach is an RPG writer whose credits include BOLD, CRGE, UNO and TOSS. He is currently in hospice suffering from esophageal cancer. All proceeds from this book go directly to Zach... [click here for more]|
|85.||Epic Isometric Classic set + Advanced set bundle.
This set is made possible by my kickstarter backers.
Everything you need for a great campaign.+ all seperated map elements.
13 Large themed isometric maps in .jpg format
Ancient Catacombs (multi level), Celestial Paths, Crypts Of Hatred, Dark Forest, Grasslands, Night Castle (multi level), The Dark Caves(Multi... [click here for more]|
|86.||Uncharted Worlds is a space opera of discovery and adventure, which explores a universe full of deadly beauty, hostile frontiers, rapacious organisations, and crippling debt. It’s a story-building game where dramatic encounters drive the narrative ever onward, building a solid, memorable universe that’s unique to each group. If you want to pilot your ship across the reaches of space, be... [click here for more]|
|87.||Any System! Any Setting!
Worldbuilding is the Second Pillar of Fantasy Storytelling
Worldbuilding is essential to a good fantasy adventure. It creates the context for the characters and the stories that they’re involved in. The information necessary to understand the motivations of the villains, the goals of the story, and what’s at stake if the protagonists fail, are all tied up on the... [click here for more]|
|88.||Quill: White Box is a new way to play the award-winning Quill letter-writing solo roleplaying game, inspired by the original version of the famous fantasy game.
For the first time, create a classic fantasy character from classes like fighter, cleric, thief, elf and dwarf, each with its own special ability to help you on your letter-writing adventures. Use the same character through... [click here for more]|
Ultramodern5 is the follow-up of the popular Ultramodern4
The mission of U5 is to present 5th EDITION rules for use in non-fantasy settings. These include pre-modern settings, contemporary settings, and those that are far flung fantastic and futuristic. U5 presents modern and science fiction rules in a game usually reserved for fantasy. There is no established setting in U5.... [click here for more]|
|90.||Wading through the mire of mist-shrouded swamps, dwelling in the shadows of ancient ruins, and lurking in the primeval wilderness just beyond the edge of mankind’s domain, the reptilian Lizardfolk are a cold-blooded reminder of the fragility of civilization. Hidebound and distrustful of the ways of settled races, the Lizardfolk maintain ancient traditions and practice a culture as brutal as it... [click here for more]|
|91.||Critical Role has taken the roleplaying world by storm. Now, you can join the adventure!
Until now, the wondrous and dangerous lands of Tal’Dorei have been the sole stomping grounds of the show’s adventuring company, Vox Machina. But now, you can explore these realms in a tome from the pen of Game Master Matt Mercer himself!
Will you find one of the revered Vestiges... [click here for more]|
|92.||WINTERHORN is a live action game for 3-8 players about how governments degrade and destroy activist groups. By playing law enforcement and intelligence operatives working diligently to demoralize and derail, you’ll learn about the techniques used in the real world in pursuit of these goals. By playing WINTERHORN you’ll have a chance to reflect on weak points in your own... [click here for more]|
Blood and Bone is a dark and gritty fantasy roleplaying game.
Play as a ragtag company of sellswords, a savage band of raiders, or a gang of outlaws and thieves in the unique and deadly world of Ossura.
Create rich characters, driven by human desires in stories fueled by war, intrigue, and exploration.
The core mechanic is a simple, streamlined d20 based system... [click here for more]|
|94.|| PARKOUR! Leap right into the Dresdenverse!
Welcome to Dresden Files Accelerated, a pared-down, pick up and play RPG set in the world of Jim Butcher’s NYT bestselling Dresden Files series. Take a jaunt through the Nevernever, stand up to the Black Court, and sit down for a pint at Mac’s. This book contains all you need to make it happen.
In this book, Ivy—a.k.a. the Archive—will... [click here for more]|
The Universe of FAITH is at the brink of collapse. Two powerful species, the Corvo and the Iz'kal, have struggled to coexist for decades, and now a terrible menace is dawning on them from the edges of known space. Meanwhile, humans and the Raag are second-tier species, fighting for relevance in a changing cosmos. The... [click here for more]|
|96.||As seen on Wil Wheaton's show Tabletop!
Fiasco is an award-winning GM-less game for 3-5 players, designed to be played in a few hours with six-sided dice and no preparation. During a game you will engineer and play out stupid, disastrous situations, usually at the intersection of greed, fear, and lust. It's like making your own Coen brothers movie, in about the same amount... [click here for more]|
|97.||ASTONISHING SWORDSMEN & SORCERERS of HYPERBOREA™ is sword-and-sorcery role-playing at its pinnacle. Play an Amazon fighter, Atlantean magician, Esquimaux shaman, Hyperborean warlock, Ixian necromancer, Keltic barbarian, Kimmerian cataphract, Pictish thief, Viking berserker, or one of many other possibilities.
The heroes of a HYPERBOREA campaign delve the mazes and labyrinths... [click here for more]|
|98.||AND SO YOU DARE to open the dungeon door, delving deeper into the upper ruins of nefarious Castle Oldskull. The door opens with a groan, puffing moldy spores into the air. Some evil creature cackles in the dark. You grip your sword, thrust your torch into the murky shadows, and …
What do you find? Snarling orcs? Skulking goblins who worship the fire demon who reigns in the Abyss? Dark elves... [click here for more]|
|99.||Change has come to the people of Aztlan. The Theans arrived one hundred years ago and failed in their ambitions of conquest, but their words and desires changed everything. For the first time in thousands of years, the Aztlani people speak of a unified land. The three old nations vie for dominance of their splintered empire, and their ambitions consume all who walk these lands.
This book contains... [click here for more]|
|100.||The Perilous Wilds combines Dungeon World's approach to collaborative world-building with the old-school RPG reliance on random tables to generate content on the fly, woven together by modifications to the original Dungeon World travel moves. The main differences between the use of tables in The Perilous Wilds and their use in older RPGs is an emphasis on exploration and... [click here for more]|