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Heroes & Monsters™ is a rules light fantasy roleplaying game powered by The Black Hack and is meant for playing Old School style but with more modern rules.

Heroes & Monsters™ is a self-contained RPG that aims to expand on the material presented in The Black Hack and adds more spells, monsters, some additional information for running the game and more detailed instructions for the players on how to create characters. It also pays homage to the basic edition from the early eighties of the world's oldest roleplaying game by using the classic seven classes - Cleric, Dwarf, Elf Fighter, Halfling, Magic-User and Thief.

So grab your sword and shield and start your adventures in the world of Heroes & Monsters™!

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Charles B June 27, 2018 3:15 am UTC
I absolutely LOVE this game. I think it's the best clone I've seen of TBH. I had a few questions and typos I wanted to ask and mention:

1. Thief as the ability quick draw. Is the ability meant to be used with ranged weapons only? If so what other ranged weapons can be used?
2. Dwarf Miner. Is the stat he rolls against for this ability WIS?
3. Elf Resist Paralysis. Is the stat to roll against CON?
4. Elf Keen senses. Is the stat to roll against WIS?
5. Halfling Magic Resistance. Is the stat for this one INT?

I think that's it for now. In the other classes you always mentioned the stat that you needed to roll against. It would be sweet if you added to these abilities I just listed just so nobody gets confused.

Small typo for the Ogre Mage for it's damage... Frost (3d6) 2+d4. I assume it should be +2d4.

Anyways, not trying to nitpick. This game is absolutely fantastic.
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Brian S February 19, 2018 2:49 am UTC
It seems the Game Master is mistakenly referred to as a "Quest Master" on the bottom of page 7. In all other cases throughout the book the referee is called the Game Master.
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Jeremy H October 15, 2017 4:14 am UTC
Hi. I think the game is promising. But please, when you release an update can you annotate the file name to indicate the version? For example, v1.02, v2.0, etc.
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