With a campy subject matter spiced with serious undertones, American Deadvolution will help to change the way you role-play. The particular time in history provides additional aspects of horror by removing the reliability of technology but adds opportunities for political intrigue, survival themes, and exploration. Don't let the zombie infested colonial era fool you, its only as comedic as you want it to be.
The custom dice system was designed to fit well against any game setting with the ability to scale from or normal humans to god-like characters. It was designed for speed and accuracy in representation. It encourages balanced character growth with an "acheivement" system to provide players with an additional tool to improve characters and for fun.