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The GameMaster's Apprentice: Base Deck

The GameMaster's Apprentice: Base Deck


Sooner or later, you're going to need more story! The GameMaster's Apprentice is a genre-and-system-neutral deck of cards that can be used as either a supplement for traditional tabletop RPGs or as a complete game engine for GM-free solo or group RPGs. You can view the cards' complete instructions for free by clicking the preview link beneath the thumbnail above, or view the Quickstart Guide...   [click here for more]
Larcenous Designs, LLC  $9.99

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Achtung! Cthulhu: Keeper's Guide

Achtung! Cthulhu: Keeper's Guide


Achtung! Cthulhu is a terrifying World War Two setting, fully compatible with the Call of Cthulhu, Sixth Edition and Savage Worlds roleplaying games. This is the Keeper's Guide with everything GM's and Keeper's need for late 30's and 40's wartime adventure! Discover the secret history of World War Two: stories of amazing heroism, in which stalwart men and women struggle to overthrow...   [click here for more]
Modiphius  $9.99

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Equinox Match System Guide (English)

Equinox Match System Guide (English)


In the dark night of a distant future, the shattered remains of Earth drift through the cold void of space. The shadows of the past have been driven away, and the dark clouds at the horizon appear to be man-made. After the Great Netherwar, which resulted in the destruction of Earth, mankind is restless, scattered across the void, bereft of its cradle. The Sol system became the last safe hideout...   [click here for more]
Vagrant Workshop  $24.95 $19.95

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The GameMaster's Apprentice: Age of Sail Deck

The GameMaster's Apprentice: Age of Sail Deck


Sails on the horizon! The GameMaster's Apprentice: Age of Sail is a system-neutral deck of cards that can be used as either a supplement for traditional tabletop RPGs or as a complete game engine for GM-free solo or group RPGs. You can view the cards' complete instructions for free by clicking the preview link beneath the thumbnail above, or view the Quickstart Guide and a set of quick-reference...   [click here for more]
Larcenous Designs, LLC  $9.99

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MajiMonsters: The Monster-Catching Role-playing Game

MajiMonsters: The Monster-Catching Role-playing Game


You’re about to enter a fantastic place where extraordinary creatures dwell and where extraordinary things can happen. But nothing is more extraordinary than the people that make this world their home—the people who live to challenge Monsters. The pages in this book invite you to become one of these incredible people, to write your own story. Who will you be? What Monsters...   [click here for more]
Late Knight Games  $34.99 $14.99

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Big List of RPG Plots

Big List of RPG Plots


Over the last two decades, The Big List of RPG Plots has been cited, quoted, thanked and excerpted in articles for computer-game design, a book on Hollywood screenwriting, and more than a few pen-and-paper RPGs. I wrote it in 1993 as an article submission for Pyramid magazine (they rejected it). I later tried to shop it to Dragon and Shadis and others...   [click here for more]
Cumberland Games & Diversions   FREE 

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Dragon Slayers RPG

Dragon Slayers RPG


A game of epic adventure and dragon slaying! Dragon Slayers RPG is a smart, lean, action-packed role-playing system. It's been built from the ground up to deliver cinematic fantasy adventure – as epitomized in films like The Lord of the Rings trilogy – but variant rules for gritty realism, epic levels, and even a space opera conversion (all included) make any...   [click here for more]
Beast Box Publishing  $4.99

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Stakes For Tabletop Roleplaying

Stakes For Tabletop Roleplaying


Stakes For Tabletop Roleplaying gives a listing for a variety of actions that characters might undertake in a game, a complex of possible interesting outcomes for those actions, and sample 'perks' for the specialist. It is intended mainly for the following: For Tenocha, Shamblington, and other games from Levi Kornelsen, these are ready-made expansions to the action available....   [click here for more]
Amagi Games  Pay What You Want

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Risus Companion

Risus Companion


For 25 years, Risus has been there for us, with open stick-arms and warm, awkward hugs ... and for 15 of those years, the Risus Companion has been there for Risus, with drunken leering and inappropriate comments. But has it been there for you? Maybe it's time. The Risus Companion is 64 pages of concentrated...   [click here for more]
Cumberland Games & Diversions  $9.95

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Hideouts & Hoodlums, Book III:  Underworld and Metropolis Adventures

Hideouts & Hoodlums, Book III: Underworld and Metropolis Adventures


Please Note: When ordering this book, that there is a 2nd edition now of HIDEOUTS & HOODLUMS. Book III, Underworld and Metropolis Adventures, will aid the Editor in preparing an entire campaign around the exploits of brave Heroes battling evil Mobsters, whether it be in a secret hideout and the open streets of a busy metropolis! HIDEOUTS & HOODLUMS...   [click here for more]
Great Scott! Games  $3.99 $3.50

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The Adventure Creation Handbook

The Adventure Creation Handbook


Want to create adventures your players will love? You can learn to write good adventures and The Adventure Creation Handbook will show you how. Maybe you're searching for an original idea. Or maybe you've just looking for a way to take that exciting climatic battle you see in your head and put it into a form your players will enjoy. Wherever you are in the adventure creation process,...   [click here for more]
rpgGM.com  $7.00

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DayTrippers GameMasters Guide

DayTrippers GameMasters Guide


The Daytrippers Gamemasters Guide is a toolkit for creating surreal adventures in weird worlds and other dimensions. With this expansion to the DayTrippers Core Rules, the GM takes the players into new and wildly divergent realities every session, blurring the line between subjective and objective reality. The DayTrippers GameMasters Guide presents a radically...   [click here for more]
As If Productions  $12.00

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ALONe: A Solo Game Engine BETA

ALONe: A Solo Game Engine BETA


(BETA-Get involved and shape the game!) Some tales best unfold ALONe. ALONe (A Lonesome October Night) is a solo game engine designed specifically to support role playing with only one player and no Game Master. Whether you want to play a cunning streetrat surviving by their wits, a demigod raising an immortal army to storm the walls of heaven, or a mercenary warrior who just wants to live through...   [click here for more]
Larcenous Designs, LLC  Pay What You Want

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Weird War I: War Master's Handbook

Weird War I: War Master's Handbook


THINGS NOT OF THIS EARTH… …crawl and slither through the corpse-choked mud. Shapes beyond imagining move in dirty white chlorine clouds. Dark waters stir as the long-dead claw their way toward a sun they haven’t glimpsed in a thousand years. War blazes across the world, drawing in millions and threatening an end to humanity itself. Men and women fight and die in the deserts of...   [click here for more]
Pinnacle Entertainment  $19.99 $9.99

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Setting Design [Black Box Edition]

Setting Design [Black Box Edition]


How can you design dynamic settings that support telling great stories? Setting Design helps you to assembling the critical details that you will need in order to tell a story. More than mere worldbuilding, this book shows you how to save prep time by focusing on just the elements you'll need and use. With clear step-by-step instructions, you can: Create a clear premise...   [click here for more]
Dancing Lights Press  $9.99 $4.99

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Arthur Lives! Narrator's Guide

Arthur Lives! Narrator's Guide


The Narrator's Guide for Arthur Lives provides everything you need to run the modern adventures of the once and future king. This book includes a secret history of the Arthurian age, its wane and the causes of Arthur's return to the modern world. Details and advice for running a game of Arthur Lives follow, including advice on setting up the campaign and getting things going. This is followed...   [click here for more]
Vigilance Press  $5.00 $4.99

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Achtung! Cthulhu: Plotting Cthulhu Dossier

Achtung! Cthulhu: Plotting Cthulhu Dossier


The 19 page Plotting Cthulhu Dossier helps you construct some truly nefarious Mythos plots set against the backdrop of World War Two. By looking at various inspirational film and television sources it hopes to show how you, the Keeper, can mine them for ideas for your own games. If you are still a bit stumped, there is a comprehensive plot generator to further aid you in your machinations plus a two...   [click here for more]
Modiphius  $0.60 $0.41

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Torg: The High Lords’ Guide to the Possibility Wars

Torg: The High Lords’ Guide to the Possibility Wars


Revealed at last – the secrets to gamemastering the Possibility Wars and running the realms of Torg. Learn what unique challenges lie in wait for gamemasters in each realm and how you can overcome them. Get useful tips on how to run adventures and track the success or failure of the High Lords in your campaign, and much more: • Sections on each of the realms with gamemastering tips...   [click here for more]
Ulisses Spiele  $8.99

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Equinox Regel-Handbuch (German)

Equinox Regel-Handbuch (German)


Rase in Hybridschiffen durch den Astralraum, der ferne Planeten und entlegene Galaxien verbindet, gebiete über atemberaubende mystische Kräfte, nutze geheimnisvolle Dimtechrelikte und bediene Dich arkaner Technologien! Werde ein ruheloser Wanderer am Rande der galaktischen Gesellschaft, überlebe und schlage Dich in einem vom Krieg zerrissenen...   [click here for more]
Vagrant Workshop  $45.24 $16.93

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Patient Null - Ein Abenteuerpaket für Equinox

Patient Null - Ein Abenteuerpaket für Equinox


AUSBRUCH Die Entwined Serpents hat nur ein Ziel: die Ursache der zehrenden Krankheit zu finden, die im Erdgürtel ausgebrochen ist. Aber was kann die Ursache sein? Ein Virus? Eine mytische Droge? Eine Biowaffe aus längst vergangenen Tagen? WAHNSINN Diese entsetzliche Krankheit hat verheerende Auswirkungen auf ihre Opfer, bevor sie sterben....   [click here for more]
Vagrant Workshop  $19.95 $9.95

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The GameMaster's Apprentice: Universal Instruction Cards

The GameMaster's Apprentice: Universal Instruction Cards


Quick-Reference Cards for the GMA Decks! Note: If you wish to purchase the Print on Demand Instruction Cards to keep with your deck, be sure to combine your order of this product with the deck itself, or order two or more copies of the Instruction Cards! This mini-set is only six cards, and DriveThru will not print orders that small individually. The GameMaster's Apprentice decks...   [click here for more]
Larcenous Designs, LLC   FREE 

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6d6 Core (2nd Ed.)

6d6 Core (2nd Ed.)


"An amazing role playing experience" "Highly flexible and intuitive" "Great fun system lends itself to creativity" "Novel mechanic, fun game, easy to learn" This is just some of the feedback we have received as we toured the country visiting shops, conventions and clubs, running games for hundreds of people. (See more feedback on the 6d6RPG.com website)...   [click here for more]
6d6 Fireball  $9.99

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Mini Six: Bare Bones Edition

Mini Six: Bare Bones Edition


Mini Six is a slimmed-down version of the original OpenD6 game system. It is a multi-genre RPG which focuses on handling action-oriented games with a light-to-medium amount of "crunch." It serves as a toolkit for designing your own games, and has been used as the engine of several published games by third-parties through the use of the Open Game License. The basic mechanics and character...   [click here for more]
AntiPaladin Games   FREE 

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Extra Rules 2D10

Extra Rules 2D10


For the new 2D10 RPG, Extra Rules are simply that - a slew of potential mechanics and fun ideas to enhance your 2D10 game. In this one page, free pdf, find out how to spice up combat with some simple but helpful options. Or include magic points or will for stories filled with spellcasters and horrors beyond time and space. Use momentum to reward heroes who succeed wildly in their battle...   [click here for more]
Mystic Ages Publishing   FREE 

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Story Design: Curse Stories

Story Design: Curse Stories


Add a sense of alienation to your metamorphosis stories and adventures. Story Design Volume 11 - In a curse story the antagonist feels that the protagonist has done something wrong. Maybe they have, and the antagonist’s actions are justified; maybe they haven’t, and the antagonist’s wrath is misplaced or unfair. As a result of the antagonist’s need...   [click here for more]
Dancing Lights Press  $2.00

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Story Design: Change Stories

Story Design: Change Stories


How can you add more inner conflict, fear or change, and wonder of discovery to your transformation adventures? Story Design Volume 12 - In a change story something upsets the protagonist’s life in a significant way. The character then has to adapt and come to terms with that change. It can be something normal yet tragic, like the death of a loved one or being diagnosed...   [click here for more]
Dancing Lights Press  $2.00

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Story Design: Taboo Stories

Story Design: Taboo Stories


How can you add more intrigue and danger to your forbidden love story? Story Design Volume 15 - In a taboo plot, the protagonist becomes involved in a forbidden romance. From the start everyone knows that the affair will fail because social forces don’t approve of the pairing; what makes the relationship unacceptable will vary with the genre, place, and time of the...   [click here for more]
Dancing Lights Press  $2.00

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Story Design: Sacrifice Stories

Story Design: Sacrifice Stories


How can you add more drama and pathos to your story of selfless heroism? Story Design Volume 16 - A sacrifice story finds the protagonist pursuing some noble cause or higher purpose. In order to accomplish their objective, they will need to give up something of great personal value. This might be other goals, a close relationship, or even their own life. They may survive,...   [click here for more]
Dancing Lights Press  $2.00

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Story Design: Revelation Stories

Story Design: Revelation Stories


How can you add more action and conflict to your story of discovery? Story Design Volume 17 - In a revelation plot something is discovered that has serious implications for the protagonist. It may mean also have a serious impact on a supporting character, or the world. The actual discover could be something good or something bad, but it is startling and disruptive to the...   [click here for more]
Dancing Lights Press  $2.00

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Story Design: Rags-to-Riches Stories

Story Design: Rags-to-Riches Stories


How can you add more hope and excitement to your story of dreams and aspirations? Story Design Volume 19 - In a rags-to-riches story the protagonist starts out poor, unknown, and without any power or authority. This could be literal or metaphorical; they may be intellectually or spiritually poor, rather than without material wealth. Over the course of the story they rise...   [click here for more]
Dancing Lights Press  $2.00

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Story Design: Decline-and-Fall Stories

Story Design: Decline-and-Fall Stories


How can you add more empathy and suspense to your story of tragic descent? Story Design Volume 20 - In a decline-and-fall story, the protagonist starts out in a high position, possessed of fortune and glory, having everything they could ever desire. This could be literal or metaphorical; they might have moral or ethical riches rather than money and possessions. The protagonist...   [click here for more]
Dancing Lights Press  $2.00

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Age of Anarchy

Age of Anarchy


Age of Anarchy is a role-playing game set in Norman England at a time of civil strife which lasts for two decades. It's a game grounded in real history, but not constrained by it. It's a time of knights and castles, war and politics, commoners and priests. In the game, you play the most trusted vassals of a low-ranking noble who seeks to rise up through the ranks of feudal society....   [click here for more]
Reroll Productions  $12.99

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Hideouts & Hoodlums, Book II:  Mobsters and Trophies

Hideouts & Hoodlums, Book II: Mobsters and Trophies


Please Note: When ordering this book, that there is a 2nd edition of HIDEOUTS & HOODLUMS. Book II, Mobsters and Trophies, will aid the Editor in stocking endless levels of hideouts with mobsters to fight and trophies to win! HIDEOUTS & HOODLUMS is an approved Swords & Wizardry-compatible rules set, using the Open Game License, by Scott Casper....   [click here for more]
Great Scott! Games  $3.99 $3.50

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Basic Gamemaster

Basic Gamemaster


Running the Chaosium Roleplaying System This book provides wisdom and advice on running Basic Roleplaying games. There are five main sections: the first discusses the duties of the gamemaster in devising and presenting roleplaying adventures. The second covers scenario-construction aids for the gamemaster including encounter tables, languages, treasures, and danger-classes. The third treats...   [click here for more]
Chaosium  $4.95

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Triune Corebook (Gamemasters' Edition)

Triune Corebook (Gamemasters' Edition)


This is the GAMEMASTERS' EDITION. It has everything in the PLAYERS' EDITION plus lots more specifically for GMs. If you plan on playing Triune but not as a GM, buy the PLAYERS' EDITION instead!   TRIUNE RPG is a science fiction roleplaying game set a few hundred years from now. Humanity still hasn't discovered any aliens; instead, we have discovered Heaven and Hell. In...   [click here for more]
Happy Bishop Games  $13.99

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Pavillon Noir : La Révolte - BBEPN01

Pavillon Noir : La Révolte - BBEPN01


Le premier tome de la gamme Pavillon Noir contient l'essentiel nécessaire au jeu. Vous y trouverez donc une création de personnage axée sur leur historique personnel, les règles de base (actions courantes, combat, santé, gestion de la réputation...), une présentation du contexte historique et géographique, des informations sur l'économie...   [click here for more]
Black Book Editions  $47.57 $16.99

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The GM's Field Guide to Players

The GM's Field Guide to Players


Have Player Troubles? GMs–what’s the most important part of your game? It’s your players. Without your players, you don’t have a game. Yet, it’s your players that often cause you the most grief. Have you ever had players who arrive on time to every game, but spend the entire session reading a book? try to monopolize your attention? complain that other people aren’t...   [click here for more]
rpgGM.com  $7.00

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Act Ten Directors Reference (evolve)

Act Ten Directors Reference (evolve)


The best evolving resource for the Act Ten Director! This special release through Drive Thru RPG, the Directors resource, Will give you access to all these features: Evolving documentation. With every source book that comes out in the Act Ten first edition line, this document, as well as the included Directors Screen files will be updated to stay current. Free updates! This product will always...   [click here for more]
Act Ten Game Studio  $10.00 $4.99

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Taking the Narrative by the Tail: GM Intrusions & Special Effects

Taking the Narrative by the Tail: GM Intrusions & Special Effects


Great moments don't just happen on their own. GM intrusions offer an opportunity for the Numenera GM to really shine--and for the players to experience incredible turning points in their characters' stories. But how do you use this feature of the game to its fullest? Taking the Narrative by the Tail offers tips and techniques for great GM intrusions, as well as a...   [click here for more]
Monte Cook Games  $0.79

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The Pirate GM's Right Fist

The Pirate GM's Right Fist


This GM Accessory is compatible with both Pathfinder and Any edition of the most popular fantasy rpg. Do you want to run a detailed and interesting pirate-themed game that your players will remember for years to come? Well, then you're in luck, Matey. Within these guarded pages are the tables and charts a GM needs to run fun and detailed nautical adventures in any RPG,...   [click here for more]
Black Shark Enterprises  $2.00

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The Pirate GM's Sinister Fist

The Pirate GM's Sinister Fist


This GM Accessory is compatible with both Pathfinder and Any Edition of the most popular fantasy rpg in history Do you want to run detailed and interesting nautical-themed games that your players will remember for years to come? Well, then you've come to the right place, Matey. Within these pages are the tables and charts a GM needs to create the salty backgrounds for fun and detailed...   [click here for more]
Black Shark Enterprises  $2.00

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Mythos: Epic Gamemastering (EGS)

Mythos: Epic Gamemastering (EGS)


The Olympians have spoken and you are to join the ranks of heroes and heroines involved in the Heavenly Contest! The Olympian deities are in a race to find the successor to Zeus’s throne, with the successor acquiring the greatest number of followers. But the gods and goddesses are quite busy, and to shine their light upon the mortals of Hellas requires intervention of a divine scale. Heroic...   [click here for more]
Mystical Throne Entertainment  $10.00

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The Pirate GM's Ships to Plunder

The Pirate GM's Ships to Plunder


This GM Accessory is compatible with both Pathfinder and Any edition of the most popular fantasy rpg. This is a collection of 10 different merchant ships available for plundering, adventure seeds, or whatever you want to use them for Inside You Will Find 10 Ships With . . . Ship Names, Histories and Descriptions Captains with Both Personalities and Stats Crews...   [click here for more]
Black Shark Enterprises  $2.00

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Patient Zero - An Equinox Adventure Pack

Patient Zero - An Equinox Adventure Pack


OUTBREAK The Entwined Serpents has only one mission: discovering the source of a wasting sickness plaguing the Earth Belt. But what is it? A virus? A mystic drug? A biological weapon from ages past? MADNESS This terrifying sickness ravages the infected before killing them. Paranoia. Schizophrenia. Extreme aggression....   [click here for more]
Vagrant Workshop  $19.95 $9.95

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Auctioning Magic Items

Auctioning Magic Items


Buying and selling magic items has always been a sticky issue. Where is a player going to get that Cloak of the Bat they need for their "Dark Knight". Ye Olde Magic Shoppe can tranform the session into Shopping: the RPG. Or worse, your session becomes the classic adventure "rob the magic shop". Auctioning Magic Items is a ruleset that gives players agency in the magic items they aquire. At the...   [click here for more]
Double Crescent Productions  Pay What You Want

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Bits & Pieces - An Equinox Sourcebook

Bits & Pieces - An Equinox Sourcebook


“Hello young man. I’ve travelled far: from Belt to belt and beyond. Do you mind if I sit down with you for a while? From Belt to belt you say? Be my guest. Tell me, tired traveler, what have you seen? The ins and outs of many ships. The corners and hallways of many stations. And beyond? Freedom, my friend: freedom between...   [click here for more]
Vagrant Workshop  $19.95 $9.95

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Kids on Bikes: Core Rulebook

Kids on Bikes: Core Rulebook


Young Adults, Small Towns... BIG ADVENTURE! Kids on Bikes is a Collaborative World Building RPG set in small towns with big mysteries. Written and created by celebrated game designers Jon Gilmour (Dead of Winter, Atari: Centipede/Missile Command/Asteroids) & Doug Levandowski (Gothic Doctor, Seven Minutes in Hell). Kids on Bikes is a rules-light...   [click here for more]
Hunters Entertainment  $24.99 $9.99

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DM Tips for Improvisation

DM Tips for Improvisation


For all game masters and dungeon masters out there - want to run games more easily and efficiently? Then this is for you! With over 35 years of rpg experience behind me, I'd like to offer this new series of articles to those wonderful men and women who selflessly take on the challenge of running the games! It can be hard, it can be scary and it can be stressful ... but it can also be fantastic fun!...   [click here for more]
The Grinning Frog  $1.00

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Preparing Scenes

Preparing Scenes


Preparing Scenes explores my method of preparation and planning as a game master. It is a very concrete description of how I plan my games. I've come to value scene-centric preparation with not only avoiding traditional risks of railroading but actually further maximizing flexibility and ability to improvise. ...   [click here for more]
ThinkDifferent   FREE 

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CdB Engine: Manual del Director de Juego

CdB Engine: Manual del Director de Juego


El CdB Engine es un juego de rol genérico que a lo largo de tres manuales contiene reglas para jugar en todo tipo de ambientaciones, desde medieval fantástico a ciencia-ficción, pasando por ambientaciones de terror, superheróicas, históricas. El juego está compuesto por tres libros: El Manual del Jugador, el Manual...   [click here for more]
Demonio Sonriente  Pay What You Want

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