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TRIUMPHANT! THE SUPER HEROIC RPG By Simon Washbourne
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TRIUMPHANT! The Super Heroic Role Playing Game Super heroic role playing action at its best. Triumphant! has straightforward character generation by dice allocation or determined randomly, if you... More > prefer. Most of the powers you'd expect to see in a super heroic rpg - plus, it's simple to add more, if needed. Powers used to both attack and defend - zap down that power blast with your laser-eyes! Rules for hazards and disasters, vehicles, minions and more. A sample setting - Sovereign City with adventures ideas to get your own campaign under way in minutes.< Less
Delay: Paying Attention to Energy Mechanics By Zoya Street
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Why do so many casual games tell you to stop playing them? If you've ever run out of lives in Candy Crush Saga or played a Zynga game, you've encountered an energy mechanic - you run out of a... More > resource, and have to stop playing while it regenerates or pay money to continue. In this short collection of essays, Zoya Street explores energy mechanics. Each essay weaves in a new idea, and then applies those ideas to key examples from social and mobile gaming, bringing together game design theory with queer theory, anthropology and a study of the recent history of social game design. NOTE: this is a mini-book of just over 12000 words.< Less
Heroes & Other Worlds By Christopher Brandon
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Heroes & Other Worlds is a game of Adventure for two or more players. Using six sided dice, paper, pencils, and your imagination you can forge your own Heroes and brave danger in Other Worlds.... More > Heroes & Other Worlds is influenced by Melee, Wizard, TFT, and the Moldvay edited version of Basic D&D. Checkout more at my blog WWW.HEROWORLDS.BLOGSPOT.COM< Less
Play Hive Like a Champion: Strategy, Tactics and Commentary By Randy Ingersoll
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>>> SPECIAL FEATURE: Foreword written by John Yianni, designer of Hive. Hive is a fun, simple, award winning, abstract board game based around an insect theme. Using over 300 illustrations... More > taken from more than 100 actual games, this book demonstrates strategy and tactics (both elementary and advanced) that will surely turn you into a Hive Master! Written by Randy Ingersoll, the 2011 Online Hive Champion, this book covers tactics ranging from elementary ones like 'The Pin' and 'The Cover' to more complex ones like 'The Hop Around' and 'The Two Beetle Attack.' Read this book and your Hive playing skills will no doubt improve. >>> PDF version is in 8.5" x 11" format and suitable for printing and binding.< Less
Blood & Treasure Complete Game (E-Book) By John Stater
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Blood & Treasure is the fantasy role-playing game for people who want to spend less time arguing over rules and more time playing! Compatible with most old school games but not shy to dip into... More > the new school, it keeps the rules simple and the play quick. Includes easy to learn rules of play, including mass combat and naval combat rules - All the information you need to create fantasy characters from one of seven fantasy races and one of thirteen fantasy classes - Over 600 magic spells - Rules for building strongholds and running a domain - helpful guides to creating dungeons, wilderness, cities and other dimensions for your adventures - over 400 monsters and scads of magic items. Desert the edition wars and play a game with Blood & Treasure!< Less
Player's D&D Basic Rules - B&W By Wizards of the Coast
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Player's D&D Basic Rules - B&W Interior Version. A bit cheaper than the full color edition. Permission granted by Wizards of the Coast to reproduce for personal use. Therefore, I have set... More > this project to the minimum amount lulu requires, so that I take zero revenue from any orders for this project. Purchasing this book is similar to if you took the Basic Rules PDF to your local print shop and asked them to print and bind it.< Less
Soldiers Songs By Auric Myles
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A compendium of 50 songs for use in LARPing or roleplaying venues as a pirate, soldier or bard.
Scrabble By Rob Escalante
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Looking for a good word? Or maybe a better one? This book will help you find the words that will dramatically increase your scores. These word lists cover; 1) All two and three lettered... More > words, 2) Q without a U words. And even three words that use 2 Qs each, 3) Words with Zs, including multiple Zs (for Super Scrabble), 4) French (250 words), Spanish (250 words), Latin (200 words), Greek (150 words), Hebrew/Yiddish (450 words), German (175 words), Russian, Japanese, and even Hawaiian word lists, 5) Acceptable terms are used in Astronomy, Chess, Computers, Birds, Horses, Gods and Goddesses and more! 6) Proper nouns that can be used, 7) List of words that can help you get rid of unwanted vowels, 8) Bingos (over 2500 words) and how to create them, All words in this book can be played in Scrabble, Super Scrabble, or Words With Friends, usually in all three games.< Less
Dice & Glory Core Rulebook By Robert Neri
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Dice and Glory is a complete, self-contained pen & paper role-playing system for those yearning for more creativity and flexibility. This book provides all the basic parts of the D&G system... More > to craft your own unique worlds. This game system was designed to be ultimately flexible for any campaign type needing no rewrites to the core system to function in either sci-fi or high fantasy settings or in any other imaginable setting! It was also written with maximum customization of all characters in mind allowing Players almost complete freedom in customizing their own characters. It boasts a detailed but easy-to-use Combat system using its own class-like level system. A skill system that is easy to use and adapt to any situation. A unique and in depth Magic system which allows for custom Player-made spells and a skill based Psionics system that distinguishes itself from the magic system! Also there is a full chapter on constructing monsters and races for GM's.< Less
Tales of the Grotesque and Dungeonesque II By Jack W. Shear
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New monsters, spells, house rules, setting details, magic items, adventure sketches, etc. with a Gothic Fantasy slant for old-school fantasy role-playing games.
Blasters and Bulkheads 2nd. Edition By Scott Pyle
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Blasters & Bulkheads 2nd Ed. delivers cinematic sci-fi skirmish in the Space Opera tradition! Written with 15mm figures in mind, but easily adaptable to 28mm, B&B features complete character... More > and henchmen creation rules, including background careers, special traits, and a system for weird power use. Create your own abilities with handy sidebars explaining how to craft unique traits and powers. Built around the tried and tested Goalsystem engine from Four-Color Studios, B&B only uses six-sided dice and requires just a handful of miniatures to play fast, fun, and rewarding sci-fi skirmishes. Players can advance their characters using a complete campaign and experience system. This 2nd ed. offers a clear, clean layout, new artwork, and expanded rule systems that include more sample species, hacking, giant monsters, and damaging structures.< Less
The 'Hood By James Mullen
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You live in the 'hood, where your neighbours are trying to get by, keep their heads down and not draw too much attention to themselves, but that life isn't for you. You want a bigger slice of the... More > pie and you mean to get it; you may be small, but you're going to grow real big, real fast. This is an Apocalypse World hack called 'hood, about ordinary people living on the fringes of law and society, looking for ways to make a buck no matter what it takes. You will need familiarity with the original game in order to be able to use this supplement.< Less
Play Hive Like a Champion: Second Edition By Randy Ingersoll
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>>> SPECIAL FEATURE: Foreword written by John Yianni, designer of Hive. Second Edition has 38 pages of new material! This includes a chapter on the latest expansion bug, The Pillbug, a new... More > chapter entitled 'Bug Placement' and additions to five existing chapters. Hive is a fun, simple, award winning, abstract board game based around an insect theme. Using over 300 illustrations taken from more than 100 actual games, this book demonstrates strategy and tactics (both elementary and advanced) that will surely turn you into a Hive Master! Written by Randy Ingersoll, the 2011 Online Hive Champion, this book covers tactics ranging from elementary ones like 'The Pin' and 'The Cover' to more complex ones like 'The Hop Around' and 'The Two Beetle Attack.' Read this book and your Hive playing skills will no doubt improve.< Less
The British Kriegsspiel (1872) Including RUSI's Polemos (1888) Early Wargames Volume 2 By John Curry
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The 1824 German Kriegsspiel game has been widely referred to as the start of modern professional wargaming. This book, aims to explore the British development of that early game in the 19th century.... More > Much of the material has not been in the public domain since it was first published. The contents of this book include: Map Manoeuvres: An Introduction to Kriegsspiel (1839) The Rules for Kriegsspiel by Captain Baring (1872) A newspaper report on the German Game of War (1878) A discussion about how to create wargaming terrain in Aids to Kriegsspiel (1897) The Dangers of Kriegsspiel and Political Officers (1899) The problems with creating imaginary maps for war games (1888) Bellum, an English Kriegsspiel Variant (1909) The first medieval wargame in Kriegsspiel and the Teaching of Military History (1890) The Game of Polemos as played at RUSI (1888) A wargame with a political message, Lieutenant Henry Chamberlain's RN New Game of Invasion (1888)< Less
Cauldron #1 By C.R Brandon
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Cauldron is a seasonal brew of articles and adventures for the Heroes & Other Worlds adventure game. Issue #1,Summer 2013, contains five adventures for your Heroes and five articles to expand... More > your Other Worlds!< Less
Dungeon Crawl #2 By Wayne Rossi
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Dungeon Crawl #2, Spring 2013 Contents: Editorial Caverns of Temeluc, Adventure by Wayne Rossi for low-level characters What Trap Charts? - Setting an Ambush by Wayne Rossi The Steel Wheel: an OSR... More > Item by David Przybyla Ready Reference: Random Crypt Contents by Wayne Rossi Ready Reference: Stranger Statues by Wayne Rossi Ready Reference: Save vs. Death Ray! by Wayne Rossi Daily OSR: Charts by Ivan Sorensen Dark Age Dungeons: Gaming in Late Antiquity by Wayne Rossi Obscure Gods by Wayne Rossi Creature Feature: New Monsters by Wayne Rossi< Less
OSRIC (A5) By Stuart Marshall
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This book represents a compilation of rules for old school-style fantasy roleplay gaming, and is intended to reproduce the underlying rules used in the late 1970s to early 1980s. A complete game... More > manual in itself, this source reference document (SRD) includes everything the game master and player alike require for beginning to advanced level play. This compact A5 trim of the OSRIC SRD is available exclusively through James D. Kramer contains the OSRIC rules, complete with indexes. Includes all Knights-n-Knaves.com errata through January 2013, and updated magic item tables.< Less
Fun Time with Logger - a wilderness activity book By Mrs. McGee
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This wilderness activity book is inspired by the great outdoors. We hope you enjoy the many crossword puzzles, dot to dot, color by number songbird, word search, mazes and other games. We want you to... More > be inspired to get outside and learn about your own native habitat. By purchasing this book you are helping American Heritage Wildlife Foundation continue its mission of rehabilitating the local injured and orphaned wildlife and community education mission. All proceeds go to this cause and the creation of the first Nature Center of North Idaho. Info found at www.ahwf.org< Less
NOD 18 By John Stater
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We round out 2012 with the second half of the Cush-Pwenet hex crawl and a few other goodies - Santas for demi-humans, personal quest rules, a gaggle of cockatrices, the shadow dancer class and other... More > delights. 64 pages.< Less
ASE2-3: Anomalous Subsurface Environment (Publisher Grade Paper) By Patrick Wetmore
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The Anomalous Subsurface Environment is more than just robots and lasers – it's clowns and dinosaurs, too! Levels 2 and 3 of the critically ignored gonzo megadungeon are finally available... More > – with more classes, more tables, and more cruel and unusual ways to die deep beneath the surface of the post-apocalyptic Earth! This version prints using publisher-grade paper. If shipping outside the United States, you should order the version with standard-grade paper instead.< Less
ASE2-3: Anomalous Subsurface Environment (Standard Paper) By Patrick Wetmore
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The Anomalous Subsurface Environment is more than just robots and lasers – it's clowns and dinosaurs, too! Levels 2 and 3 of the critically ignored gonzo megadungeon are finally available... More > – with more classes, more tables, and more cruel and unusual ways to die deep beneath the surface of the post-apocalyptic Earth! This version prints using standard paper (a slightly heavier-duty paper than publisher grade). This is less expensive to ship outside the United States, and if you are an international customer you should purchase this version.< Less
Blood & Treasure Complete Game (Soft Cover) By John Stater
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Blood & Treasure is the fantasy role-playing game for people who want to spend less time arguing over rules and more time playing! Compatible with most old school games but not shy to dip into... More > the new school, it keeps the rules simple and the play quick. Includes easy to learn rules of play, including mass combat and naval combat rules - All the information you need to create fantasy characters from one of seven fantasy races and one of thirteen fantasy classes - Over 600 magic spells - Rules for building strongholds and running a domain - helpful guides to creating dungeons, wilderness, cities and other dimensions for your adventures - over 400 monsters and scads of magic items. Desert the edition wars and play a game with Blood & Treasure!< Less
Blood & Treasure Treasure Keepers Tome (Soft Cover) By John Stater
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Blood & Treasure is the fantasy role-playing game for people who want to spend less time arguing over rules and more time playing! Compatible with most old school games but not shy to dip into... More > the new school, it keeps the rules simple and the play quick. The Treasure Keepers Tome includes helpful guides to creating dungeons, wilderness, cities and other dimensions for your adventures, over 400 monsters and scads of magic items. Desert the edition wars and play a game with Blood & Treasure!< Less
Blood & Treasure Players Tome (Soft Cover) By John Stater
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Blood & Treasure is the fantasy role-playing game for people who want to spend less time arguing over rules and more time playing! Compatible with most old school games but not shy to dip into... More > the new school, it keeps the rules simple and the play quick. The Players Tome includes: - Easy to learn rules of play, including mass combat and naval combat rules - All the information you need to create fantasy characters from one of seven fantasy races and one of thirteen fantasy classes - Over 600 magic spells - Rules for building strongholds and running a domain. Desert the edition wars and play a game with Blood & Treasure!< Less
Strands of Power (Hardcover) By Mike McConnell
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Strands of Power greatly expands the Strands of Fate game system, featuring: - Compiled and updated Advantages from Strands of Fate, as well as new Advantages, Modifiers and Meta-Powers - Power... More > Packages: Armored Hero, Barbarian, Bard, Cleric, Dragon, Knight, Lycanthrope, Monk, Psychic, Tech-Savant, Thief, Vampire, Vigilante Hero, Warlock and more! - Power Sources include: Arcane Magic, Cybernetic Augmentations, Dark Gifts, Divine Magic, Psychic Talent, & Tech-Savant Programs - Power Applications: Dozens of pre-defined Powers created to simulate spells, psychic talents, augmentations, etc. - Companions: Turn the tides of destiny in your favor with NPC companions loyal to your cause. Gain a wise mentor, a loyal love interest, a brave sidekick, or a legion of minions armed to the teeth. More details, as well as instructions for getting your free PDF, found here: http://www.voidstar.me/where-to-buy/< Less