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One of the most popular and enduring types of adventure fiction is the post-apocalyptic story, in which brave heroes struggle to survive in a world where mankind’s civilization has fallen. Rooted in ancient myths about the end of the world, these stories mix thrilling adventure with profound ethical issues.
Post-Apocalyptic Hero is your ultimate guide to the post-apocalyptic genre for gaming. It covers the genre in all its many forms, providing information and resources for both players and GMs. It includes:
—a thorough review of the Post-Apocalyptic genre, including its themes, elements, and story types
—extensive information for creating Post-Apocalyptic characters, including Package Deals, expanded rules for Skills and other game elements, and example mutant powers and post-apocalyptic gear
—advice for GMs about creating and running Post-Apocalyptic campaigns, ranging from gritty and realistic Low Post-Apocalyptic stories to bizarre High Post-Apocalyptic games filled with mutants, super-science, and even magic
—a sourcebook containing half a dozen campaign settings/scenarios for the genre, including sample characters, monsters, and other information for both players and GMs
Get ready for amazing adventures with Post-Apocalyptic Hero!