This is a set of Starter Rules for the Alpha Chronicles Game System. This copy does not contain all of the rules or content available in the Full Core Rules. It is robust enough to learn the system and enjoy playing.
Unleash Your Imagination
Alpha Chronicles is a universal role-playing system that is well balanced, easy to learn, and truly offers unlimited gaming possibilities. Novices and experienced players alike will love the freedom, simplicity, and versatility of character creation. Whatever the genre or setting of your game, it will easily fit into the percentile framework of the Alpha Chronicles system.
One Book, Limitless Possibilities
The Alpha Chronicles Core Rules includes everything needed to play the game. Character creation, skill systems, combat rules, and advancement rules are all included in this single game-book. Alpha Chronicles boasts a detailed and extensive skill system which will allow players to fully flesh out their characters, including many skills not found in other game systems.
Fully tailoring your character is easy with Alpha Chronicles' system of options and powers. You select which powers you want, and how much of your character to devote to that power. You can play a character entirely focused upon a single power, or diversify into several weaker powers: the choice is always yours! In Alpha Chronicles, power are rarely static. You decide how to improve them as your character advances in experience.
The Alpha Chronicles rules are dynamic but easy to understand. Everything in the system uses a set of percentile dice ("d10s"). It only takes two dice to play, so skill rolls and combat resolution are both quick and intuitive. You will rarely be focused upon a set of charts or diagrams to determine if the action was successful.
Game Masters will enjoy the freedom and flexibility of the system to fit into your world. With the wide variety of skills, powers, and rules available, you can fit any setting into the Alpha Chronicles game system. Creating new worlds is a breeze - simply decide what skills, powers, and races are available to the players. You can even create new Hero Types easily!
Most importantly, Alpha Chronicles is open to you! Join the Alpha Chronicles community online at AlphaChronicles.com, where the Alpha team has content available for download and gamers can submit their own modifications for the world to enjoy.
This Book Includes:
- Over 850 distinct options, skills, spells, and abilities.
- A diverse mix of hero types, sources of power, and genres.
- Extensive and flexible character development.
- An array of vehicles, weapons, and armor to use.