This product is no longer available. The Le Games will very soon release a 2nd edition.
Super-Powers for d20! Comic Book Super-Heroes gives you simple but complete rules for creating super-powered characters. The centerpiece of Comic Book Super-Heroes is the Super point, a simple new addition to the standard d20. It can be used to gain and improve super-powers, it can be shared, and it can improve your odds of success when it comes time to roll the die.
For $5 you get 175 pages that include:Eight broad based character classes. 71 super-powers, most with several distinct abilities that allow you to trim the super-power to your character concept if you wish. A guide for creating your own super-powers, or altering the ones presented. Special rule choices for Bio-Engineered and Cybernetic based super-powers. 89 Feats, for both super-powered and super-trained characters. Martial Arts that give your character lots of abilities beyond just hand-to-hand expertise, and that give access to special feats Detailed rules for constructing Gadgets, Mega-Gadgets, and 'Bots of all sizes; and special Gadget Feats. Rules for Knock-Backs, ground pounding attacks, and flying. A special rule to expand chases beyond comparing movement rates. 5 power levels for your game, from Low to Standard, High, Great, and Mega powered. Suggestions on combining various power levels into one campaign, letting a galaxy of possible super-heroes exist in one campaign setting. Advanced Start Rules to allow characters to begin with a high level of super-powers, or start low and built up in strength and ability.
Best of all you get Role Playing! The comic book staples of fantastic origins, secret/public identities, reputation, and connections are unencumbered by points and math and charts and min/maxing headaches and exploitation. You decide what best fits your character. You role-play it as you see fit. Additionally, you get a detailed Table of Contents and an index.
What you don't get:A meta-plot. Super-powers exist for whatever reasons you and your fellow players dream up. The system is not dependant on a particular setting. Excess baggage. Simple rules for modern firearms, vehicles, computers, and other mundane equipment are included for convenience, but the emphasis is on the super-heroes and their super-powers.
For a look at what's included, visit http://home.bellsouth.net/p/PWP-blackdrinkcreations There you'll find sample characters, Frequently Asked Questions, a setting history, message boards and more.