2012 Innovative Game Design Award Winner (I-CON 31).
A new fantasy game by Origins-Award-nominated designer George Strayton, with nearly 40 published RPGs to his credit. Combining 17 years of game... More > design plus 15 years of screenwriting experience for directors like Sam Raimi make for a fast, fun, and immersive RPG called THE SECRET FIRE. Gail Gygax says, “With THE SECRET FIRE, George Strayton is following in the footsteps of the inventor and master of roleplaying games, Gary Gygax, expanding on Gary’s original vision of fantasy roleplaying by taking it back to its roots while simultaneously bringing it into the future.” And according to Monte Cook, Co-Creator of Dungeons & Dragons 3rd Edition, TSF is “a flavor-filled approach to fantasy gaming that puts the mystery and magic back into the dark recesses of the dungeon." DriveThruRPG bestseller and ranked #2 of the top 5 gifts for gamers in 2011 by The National Examiner.< Less
This supplement for The Secret Fire roleplaying game expanda upon existing elements as well as adding new dimensions of play. This volume seeks to maintain the dark sense of mystery, uncertainty, and... More > danger of the original system, while providing players with options and advice for fleshing out 3-dimensional characters within a realistic fantasy milieu. The book contains new Callings, new prayers, spells, and rituals, new Traits and Trademarks, more Energy Point options, backstory and relationship generation tables, new equipment, rules for building and running your own domain, new monsters and talismans, new ways to use the Elder Gods and the Character Wheel, optional rules to customize your campaign and increase immersion, random encounter tables for sandbox play, and more!
“A flavor-filled approach to fantasy gaming that puts the mystery
and magic back into the dark recesses of the dungeon.”
—Monte Cook, Creator of Numenera< Less