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Songbirds

Songbirds


"This book has planes!" - D. G. Chapman, author of The Graverobber's Guide blog If you're like me you like to look at things differently. You want your games to be different, to show you a new way to play the game. You want mechanics that you haven't seen, new ways to use dice, and new ways to look at the things every other RPG shows you. I believe a game can do this. I believe this game does...   [click here for more]
John Battle  Pay What You Want

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Long Time Listener, Last Time Caller

Long Time Listener, Last Time Caller


Winner of Judge's Pick award in the 2017 Golden Cobra competition! Long Time Listener, Last Time Caller is a short freeform game for 4-10 players about a talk radio show at the end of the world. Players collaboratively create a cataclysm during the course of play, and the conventions of radio are gradually abandoned in favor of moments of genuine human connection. Inspired...   [click here for more]
Jeff Dieterle  Pay What You Want

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Dead Reckoning

Dead Reckoning


Most problem roommates leave piles of dishes in the sink, eat your leftovers, and are late with the rent. These roommates make the walls bleed, possess the neighbors and attract exorcists. And when you're the new ghost in a co-haunting situation, you have no idea what to expect. Dead Reckoning is a GM-less freeform larp about ghost roommates having their monthly Haunt Meeting. It’s...   [click here for more]
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A Wolf at the Door

A Wolf at the Door


A Wolf at the Door is a conversation about domestic violence through the lens of couples counseling for monsters and their mates. It is an American freeform larp for 3 players and takes approximately 2 hours to play, including workshops. ...   [click here for more]
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Die Screaming: Hellscape

Die Screaming: Hellscape


“There are no dangerous weapons; there are only dangerous men.” - Robert Heinlein, Starship Troopers   Hellscape is a free 42-page character option expansion for Die Screaming that requires the base game to play. It includes the following new content: · Three new tropes, Field Scientist, Skeptic, and Wasteland...   [click here for more]
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A Dinner to Die For

A Dinner to Die For


A Dinner to Die For is your guide to playing a game of How to Plan a Murder, the deliciously intriguing murder mystery dinner game. The booklet explains the format of the game, the presentation of your character, and the rules of play. A printer-friendly copy, which excludes images, is included. Directors, We’ve Got You Covered Share a link to A Dinner to Die For...   [click here for more]
Rising Phoenix Games  Pay What You Want

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Murtle Grr (Tactical Agency Rejection)

Murtle Grr (Tactical Agency Rejection)


You are a ragtag group of applicants recently rejected from a top-secret military organization. Your job is to prove yourself by undertaking a stealth mission that involves a bunch of 21st century conspiracy bullshit and possibly magical powers. Murtle Grr Sullied is a hack of John Harper's Lasers & Feelings that puts the players in a modern action setting full of high-tech...   [click here for more]
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Die Screaming: Lords of Darkness

Die Screaming: Lords of Darkness


“Oh my Father, Lord of Silence, Supreme God of Desolation, though mankind reviles yet aches to embrace, strengthen my purpose to save the world from a second ordeal of Jesus Christ and his grubby mundane creed. Show man instead the raptures of thy kingdom. Infuse in him the grandeur of melancholy, the divinity of loneliness, the purity of evil, the paradise of pain.” - ...   [click here for more]
Bryan Rantala  Pay What You Want

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Demon Hunters Role Playing Game

Demon Hunters Role Playing Game


Do you want to add meaning or purpose to your life? Would you like to travel the world, or even to other planes of existence? How about extensive training along with a chance for paid college tuition? How does a really cool tattoo sound? You just might be the kind of person we’re looking for. Join the ranks of the Brotherhood of the Celestial Torch—better known as Demon Hunters!...   [click here for more]
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ImagiNation

ImagiNation


A personal game about depression and its effects intended to help people with invisible illnesses broach the subject and explore it in a way they can have power over it. ImagiNation is set after the fall of mainland Britain to a strange reality breakdown. The barriers between imagination and reality, dreams and nightmares have shattered and strange things dreamed up by people caught in the event...   [click here for more]
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Pandemonio

Pandemonio


THE LAST WAR HAS BEGUN Demons feed on innocent souls while angels obliterate cities. Humans are caught in the middle: possessed, devoured, judged, damned. The world needs a hero. Unfortunately, there aren't any, so what the hell, you might as well give it a try. You're a Disciple, a supernatural warrior on the front lines. Wielding bizarre magics like Sexpletive, Death Panel,...   [click here for more]
Neoplastic Press  Pay What You Want

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Arcana Rising

Arcana Rising


Arcana Rising is a modern-day urban fantasy role-playing game that posits a world where magic and the supernatural have awakened once more after millennia of slumber beneath the frozen ice of the Antarctic. Generations ago, the source of all raw magic was sealed away beneath the frozen ice of the southernmost continent, but now, with the breaching of the ancient seal by Russian scientists,...   [click here for more]
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Quickstart Ruleset [Sixcess] - HR1001A

Quickstart Ruleset [Sixcess] - HR1001A


Before you take the plunge on Sixcess Core check out the Quickstart Rules! This brief overview of Sixcess (6S) condensed down into 7 pages will give you the basics of how 6S works and what it can offer your gaming experience as well as some insight into what the full book offers. Clean and easy to read or print. The Quickstart Rules also include a free sample adventure set in a (mostly) generic...   [click here for more]
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A Flower for Mara

A Flower for Mara


She died that night. She was the light of my days, the glory of my existence. Cut down like a flower in the prime of her life. Now, I stand at her grave. They're lowering her in. It wasn't supposed to be like this. A Flower for Mara is an improvisational play about death, loss, grief, and hope. In it, the cast members portray the immediate family of Mara, a woman who has died unexpectedly,...   [click here for more]
Dark Omen Games  Pay What You Want

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Trials of the Magi (NaGaDeMon Edition)

Trials of the Magi (NaGaDeMon Edition)


Note: A revamped and polished version of this game is currently live on kickstarter and can be found at the following link. Please back and support this product so that we can take Trials of the Magi to print! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/376200266/trials-of-the-magi-role-playing-game Introduction: Combining the gameplay of a tabletop role-playing game...   [click here for more]
Patrick Lapienis  Pay What You Want

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So Now You're a Time Traveller

So Now You're a Time Traveller


The good news is, you don’t need a time machine. The first thing everyone does when they invent a time machine is: go forward in time until somebody has a better time machine and steal that one. And the best time machine is one that can’t be lost or stolen, one that doesn’t use any fuel and that never breaks down. The best time machine is you. So Now...   [click here for more]
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Death Takes a Holiday (Alternate version)

Death Takes a Holiday (Alternate version)


The End of All Things, you see, had diligently been working with no respite the past several millenia. He was becoming weary of His traditional task. He wanted to take a break from ending the lives of mortals. The Grim Reaper wished to relax and, for just a short time, stop Reaping souls. In short, Death needed a holiday. And so it was that He made an offer to the mortal family whose souls He was...   [click here for more]
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NIP'AJIN Shots Vol.I

NIP'AJIN Shots Vol.I


NIP’AJIN Shots sind ultrakurze Rollenspielszenarien, jeweils maximal eine A5-Doppelseite lang und auf eine Spielzeit von etwa 2 Stunden ausgelegt. Die Shots eignen sich besonders … für Demo-Runden auf Conventions, für Einsteiger, und wenn mal keine Zeit zur Vorbereitung bleibt. Im 24-seitigen NIP'AJIN Shots Vol.I sind neben den vollständigen NIP'AJIN Regeln...   [click here for more]
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Indie+ Horror Anthology (2015)

Indie+ Horror Anthology (2015)


Welcome to the second Indie+ Anthology, released just in time for Halloween weekend! Enjoy eleven differnet short horror pieces from the Indie+ staff, special guests, and friends of Indie+ to celebrate the creation of our Indie+ Community page on G+! Indie+ is a community of role-playing game fans, some tabletop, some LARP, too. What’s the indie part? From the very beginning...   [click here for more]
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White Lies - Damage Drop Table

White Lies - Damage Drop Table


In the movies, the hero doesn't run around unscathed until that final blow that takes him out of commission. He's getting beat up. Winded. Exhausted. Limping. Remember the first Die Hard movie? What made him heroic was doing what he did despite his inujuries and pain. This light supplement is free for you White Lies players - a nifty drop table to add that little something extra to your...   [click here for more]
DwD Studios  Pay What You Want

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Newsies & Bootblacks

Newsies & Bootblacks


Note: All net proceeds from this download will be donated to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Newsies & Bootblacks joins the Precis Intermedia family. Experience the adventures of a bunch of kids earning their pluck on their own in an Edwardian world filled with crazed inventors, fagins, strange conspiracies, and exotic foreigners. Be a newsboy! Wake...   [click here for more]
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High Fantasy Magic: A Simple Magic System for Fate Core & Accelerated

High Fantasy Magic: A Simple Magic System for Fate Core & Accelerated


". . . [High Fantasy Magic] feels like the kind of thing that should have been in the Core rules - aspects for permissions, skills for actions, stunts for bonus stuff. Well done." - Christopher Dolunt (Author of Savage Worlds: Rippers) ". . . I like that it's a very light touch on the existing skills and action system. Very...   [click here for more]
Nathan Hare  Pay What You Want

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Other Borders Character Sheet

Other Borders Character Sheet


Character Sheet for OTHER BORDERS: A modern-day game of drugs, money and magic in the American southwest. ...   [click here for more]
As If Productions  Pay What You Want

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Other Borders Rules at a Glance

Other Borders Rules at a Glance


"Rules at a Glance" Sheet for OTHER BORDERS: A modern-day game of drugs, money and magic in the American southwest. ...   [click here for more]
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Other Borders NPC Record

Other Borders NPC Record


NPC Record for OTHER BORDERS: A modern-day game of drugs, money and magic in the American southwest. ...   [click here for more]
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Other Borders Map

Other Borders Map


Map of Entrelugares for OTHER BORDERS: A modern-day game of drugs, money and magic in the American southwest. ...   [click here for more]
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AMP: Year One QuickStart

AMP: Year One QuickStart


You are the first super-powered beings in the world. What will you do with your power? There are no Heroes. There are no Villains. Only hard choices await in this amazing supers RPG. The AMP: Year One QuickStart includes the following: -Setting and Rules Summary -Intro Adventure: Team Player -8 Pregenerated Characters ...   [click here for more]
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OWB001a: OWB: Character Sheet

OWB001a: OWB: Character Sheet


This character sheet is included in the WWII: Operation WhiteBox core rulebook. It is made available here in both grayscale and color PDFs for ease of printing. ...   [click here for more]
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Annalise Guided Play Pack

Annalise Guided Play Pack


Something is out there in the darkness, watching you. You feel it's eyes on you. You fight against it, but you can't struggle forever. Soon, it will come for you. What will you do?    Annalise is a game for making Gothic horror stories. You and your friends take on the roles of a shadowy creatures lovers, allies and enemies. What is watching you from the darkness? Why is is attracted...   [click here for more]
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As The World Ends...

As The World Ends...


The world is ending around you and you’re trying to make your way to some place you consider safe. You’re not sure if it is safe but you’ve heard rumors. As The World Ends... probably won’t end happy. It isn’t meant to. It’s a chance to explore things we normally don’t allow ourselves to. Things we hide. Things we cling to. Moments...   [click here for more]
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White Lies - Admin Toolkit: Class Creation Guide

White Lies - Admin Toolkit: Class Creation Guide


During development of White Lies, we tended to overthink things. Game balance... difficult and elusive. Especially in a world when a bullet can end a rookie agent in a single moment. In any given session, it may be your bluffing skills which win the day. Or your investigative prowess. So game balance becomes a bit of a complex subject. In this PDF, which we're giving you for free (though...   [click here for more]
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Rough Cuts: 6 Micro Games

Rough Cuts: 6 Micro Games


Rough Cuts is a collection of six micro games. Each is designed to be read and digested in a single sitting. Jury Duty, a game about the social dynamics of jury deliberation. Runners, a game about post-apocalyptic parkour action in a world full of monsters. Snakegrinder: Misadventures through Time, a game about an 80s hair band that travels through time solving...   [click here for more]
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The Death of the Gilded Age (PWYW)

The Death of the Gilded Age (PWYW)


It's the last great party, thrown by the last great host of the age. With sex, fame, wealth and reputation all in play, what will your hosts fate be when the last guest leaves? The Death of the Gilded Age is an art nouveau fiction game for 2 or more players. The players attend the last great party of the age, thrown by a mysterious and complicated Host. During play, you use playing...   [click here for more]
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Corporia: Character Dossier (Form Filable Sheets)

Corporia: Character Dossier (Form Filable Sheets)


Designed in the style of a mega-corporate questionnaire, this free 16-page character dossier leads you through each step of character creation for the Corporia RPG, and also includes a multitude of entries to design your character's appearance, style, and personal background! A single-page variant on the standard character sheet is also included. ABOUT CORPORIA: Corporia...   [click here for more]
Brabblemark Press  Pay What You Want

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Wushu: Black Belt Edition

Wushu: Black Belt Edition


The Ancient Art of Action Roleplaying Wushu is all about style. Its fast-and-loose mechanics are designed to emulate Hong Kong action classics like Crouching Tiger, Kung-Fu Hustle, and Hardboiled, not to mention The Matrix, superhero movies, and 80's action flicks. This omnibus edition includes revised and improved core rules, expanded advice for Directors, and three sample settings for zero-prep...   [click here for more]
Daniel Bayn  Pay What You Want

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The Cthulhu Hack: Quickstart

The Cthulhu Hack: Quickstart


Of course, the revelation was not as clearly cut at the time as it sounds now. There were several conceivable explanations, and we did a good deal of indecisive whispering. Most important of all, we did not retreat without further investigation; for having come this far, we were loath to be balked by anything short of certain disaster. A FREE Quickstart for The Cthulhu Hack,...   [click here for more]
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Polymorph

Polymorph


(This is the 'Pay What You Want' version of Polymorph, which required a different upload from the print version) Polymorph is a universal RPG system for experienced narrators. It is trimmed down and flexible enough for nearly any chronicle. Polymorph allows narrators to stat characters easily and to run even very large combats with minimal effort. Players will be able to take control of the...   [click here for more]
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Monster of the Week Reinforcements

Monster of the Week Reinforcements


This is a bundle of the extra playbooks I've created for Monster of the Week. Now includes updated playbooks for the revised edition as well. It includes: The Divine: a holy creature with a mission The Exile: a monster hunter from the past, thrown into the present day. The Hard Case: the toughest, hardest to kill hunter of all The Meddling Kid: Jinkies! The Sidekick: a team player who wants...   [click here for more]
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Spellchrome Core Rulebook

Spellchrome Core Rulebook


Medieval Culture. Future Weapons. Eldlandria was once a medieval world where men and women fought with sword and magic. Then came the powerful Allterions, claiming to be both protectors and ancient brethren. The Allterions warned of a powerful foe that threatened both peoples. Ultimately the Allterions landed their Starships and introduced new technology, changing the Eldlandrian landscape and its...   [click here for more]
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Cookie Jar

Cookie Jar


In COOKIE JAR, the players take turns accusing one another of a CRIME until the actual culprit is revealed. The crime can be anything from stealing a pie to vandalizing a school to murder. Cookie Jar requires an obscene amount of dice. Which are not included in this PDF. ...   [click here for more]
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Retrostar -- Lightspeed Adventure Manual (Quick-Play)

Retrostar -- Lightspeed Adventure Manual (Quick-Play)


About Retrostar Excitement. Adventure. Disco. (Skin-tight jumpsuit not included) Retrostar is a roleplaying game that faithfully emulates the science fiction TV shows of the 1970s. This is not simply a standard universal system that just happens to be adorned with era-specific artwork. Every aspect, nuance and trope of those wonderfully cheesy old shows is brought to life by the game system....   [click here for more]
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White Lies - Agency Uniform

White Lies - Agency Uniform


In the White Lies RPG, players can armor their agents with three grades of protective gear. While this is functional in game mechanics terms, it's not very interesting to imagine. Admins should encourage their players to describe their armor in ways such as "leather jacket" or "bulletproof vest" or even "tactical military armor." But being descriptive isn't...   [click here for more]
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Rewind: Temporal Tales

Rewind: Temporal Tales


Rewind: Temporal Tales a rules lite framework for telling stories of time travel, time loops, and precognition. Inspired by movies like Ground Hog's Day and Edge of Tomorrow. Eric Simon wrote up a nice review here if you want more info... https://erictheunabridged.wordpress.com/2016/04/13/grrr-1-rewind-temporal-tales/ ...   [click here for more]
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OWB007: Attack on Hilo Ahu Beach

OWB007: Attack on Hilo Ahu Beach


ATTACK ON HILO AHU BEACH is a support mission designed for WWII: Operation WhiteBox™. It’s the morning of Dec 7, 1941, and you’ve just stumbled onto a squad of Japanese marines, hell-bent on destruction. Can you stop their murderous rampage as the bombs rain down on Pearl Harbor? Attack on Hilo Ahu Beach is designed for 3-6 characters of 1st-3rd level....   [click here for more]
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The Door in the Wardrobe

The Door in the Wardrobe


In many children's books transportation to magical lands often happens through the most mundane objects: fireplaces, grandfather clocks, cupboards, rabbit holes and, of course, wardrobes. In The Door in the Wardrobe, a freeform larp for 3 to 7 players, characters discover a magical doorway to a fantastic land. They are tempted to travel there, but learn that doing so comes with a few strings...   [click here for more]
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Touched by Darkness

Touched by Darkness


Ever wanted to send your Æternal Legends characters up against a vampire lord, a pack of werewolves, or a lich-lord and his zombie army? Maybe you want a little more urban fantasy in your Æternal Legends game, with Clades for vampire and werewolf characters. You want Touched by Darkness. A 22-page PDF supplement covering just that. The download contains a screen-ready...   [click here for more]
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G-Core

G-Core


G-Core is now up to v2! Get cool new rules like: Teamwork, where working together pays off! What is G-Core? G-Core is a simple set of rules for use in any genre. Spawned and updated for the modern gamer, G-Core roots come from the original MarvelTM Superheroes Role-Playing Game or more famously known as FASERIP. This ISN'T the original FASERIP nor is it a product of Marvel Comics,...   [click here for more]
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Timestream

Timestream


A Game of Cinematic Time Travel   Timestream is a game about telling the stories that surround those who can move through and play with time itself. It’s about playing with Time, but not having to keep track of every little detail. It’s about living out your dreams, whether they be in ancient Rome or future Australia, fantastic Avalon or the Weird West. It’s...   [click here for more]
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Medical Bay Three

Medical Bay Three


Four years of pre-med, four years of medical school, one year of residency, years of professional experience back on Earth and all the memory downloads about extraterrestrial culture have all taught you this: you don’t know anything about what you’re doing. Not here, anyway. On the Sphere, everything is weird and different. The Sphere is one of the wonders of the galaxy, an enormous construct...   [click here for more]
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Death Takes a Holiday

Death Takes a Holiday


The End of All Things, you see, had diligently been working with no respite the past several millenia. He was becoming weary of His traditional task. He wanted to take a break from ending the lives of mortals. The Grim Reaper wished to relax and, for just a short time, stop Reaping souls. In short, Death needed a holiday. And so it was that He made an offer to the mortal family whose souls He was...   [click here for more]
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