In this adventure for Sword Noir: A Role-Playing Game of Hardboiled Sword & Sorcery, Finney the Miller, master of East Corners, wants the Fixer's crew to take care of a romantic rival he suspects has captured his mistress' eyes, if not her heart. But does this risk a war with a gang that has sworn allegiance to the Millers? Or does it risk something else entirely?
Crossing the Millers... [click here for more]
Calum scratched at his stubbled cheek. Mandas wasn't his friend. The Blackhands certainly weren't his friends. Why hire him? "What are you offering?""I need something collected. I figured you'd need the work." Mandas the Grunt was a real boot-tread for Josak, the local boss for the Blackhands. What worried Calum was that since Mandas... [click here for more]
Vikings - they invoked fear in the monks of England and fascination in the Victorians from that same nation. Raiders and reivers, explorers and merchants, the men from the North left no part of Europe untouched, and reached beyond, to lands only imagined or wholly unknown. Their imprint on European history is so strong, they have their own eponymous epoch. Dread warriors, they have been a staple of... [click here for more]
A group of Vikings cast ashore find a village stripped of its warriors. The chieftain speaks of a witch, once a wise woman of the village, now bitter and flushed with hatred. The village suffers under her curse, and he has lost many men in attempting to free it. He cannot risk any more. And these adventurers, lately come from the sea, lost and in need of aid? Can they save the village of Kalved? ... [click here for more]
Hardboiled sword & sorcery-it's Conan seeking for the Maltese Falcon, it's Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser in the Big Sleep, set in Lankhmar, it's hardboiled crime fiction in the worlds of sword & sorcery.
It's Sword Noir.
Inspired by mashing up the novels and stories of Raymond Chandler, Dashiell Hammett, Robert E Howard, and Fritz Leiber, Sword Noir: A Role-Playing Game of Hardboiled... [click here for more]
Sword's Edge System (SES) is a generic role-playing game based on the role-playing games Sword Noir: a Role-Playing Game of Hardboiled Sword & Sorcery and Kiss My Axe: Thirteen Warriors and an Angel of Death (coming soon). SES has been simplified, removing the genre specific elements used in Sword Noir and Kiss My Axe.
SES uses a selection of player-defined... [click here for more]
In this adventure for Sword Noir: A Role-Playing Game of Hardboiled Sword & Sorcery, the PCs find themselves caught up in the search for scrolls belonging to the ancient necromancer Kheufer. Allies, enemies and the unknown all intersect as the sand runs through the hourglass and the plans of an ancient power, long thought dead, move toward fruition.
The Kheufer Scrolls is a 34 page... [click here for more]