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Dark Dungeons is a retro-clone role-playing game - a game in the style of old-school 1980's and 1990's role-playing games; harking back to the days when rogues were thieves, races were classes, and you could start your adventuring career exploring a few basic dungeons and end up travelling the planes as an immortal being of pure divine power.

This book contains the entire game in a single work, so there is no need to cross-reference between multiple rule books and supplements.

Grab some dice and form a party like it's 1989!

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Jeremy W March 06, 2018 6:08 pm UTC
No Blackleaf... no deal!
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Jonathan M September 06, 2018 5:47 am UTC
2nd page... "Black Leaf waved frantically at her companions to get them to stop their whispered conversation, and ever so gently pressed her ear to the door. She could just make out the faint sounds of chanting in a long dead language."
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Jonathan N July 14, 2017 3:44 am UTC
This is a fantastic edition comprising a magnificent recreation of the cyclopedia of the world's most popular fantasy tabletop RPG.

Highly recommend spending the money on the hardback print deluxe edition too!
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Martín S January 04, 2017 9:12 pm UTC
Nice to see this great OSR game here, hope we soon see the Darker Dungeons one also
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Jesse R September 16, 2017 12:19 am UTC
Is Darker Dungeon a complete book in-and-of-itself or is it an expansion of Dark Dungeon?
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Martín S September 24, 2017 3:43 am UTC
AFAIR is a stand alone game, an "upgrade" of Dark Dungeons, with attack bonus and some more "modern" mechanics
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Bryan S December 25, 2016 9:59 pm UTC
Will this be available in a POD version in the future?
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Eldritch S April 19, 2017 4:54 am UTC
Dark Dungeons has three different POD options on
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Troy F August 14, 2016 12:52 am UTC
Any differences between this and the version on the previous site?
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Christopher L April 06, 2016 10:14 am UTC
I remember playing this game a few years back. I have to wonder though, why the shift to watermarked PDFs from the free downloads you used to have on your Gratis Games site?
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David S May 05, 2016 2:00 pm UTC
I asked about the Gratis Games website going down in this topic, at the Dark Dungeons forum at The Piazza:

Blacky said that his ISP decided to stop providing free webspace. He is in the process of moving more PDFs onto this website. (The others are currently not available.)

If you want any more details, feel free to post questions on my topic. :-)
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Giulio T April 10, 2017 7:50 am UTC
This book is awesome!
I was desperately searching for darker dungeons.
Hope the author find time to upload on this site :)
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Pierre S March 24, 2016 9:06 pm UTC
Very good, but how many pages? Nothing is indicated in the info column on the right.
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April 03, 2016 12:50 am UTC
343 pages, not including the front and back covers.
All amounts to a self-contained game, very well done.
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This title was added to our catalog on March 14, 2016.