Cowboy World is a pen and paper role playing game about badass people kicking butt in the Old American West.
It is based on the Apocalypse World system.
It focuses on drama and conflict.
It is rules light.
Character creation is fast. You can play any genre-appropriate character you like.
It has no hit point system. Combat is fast, cinematic and deadly.
And if you want to... [click here for more]
These cards are for use with MADCAP: SCREWBALL CARTOON ROLE-PLAY
Each card includes:
A Gimmick, an upside and a downside for your character. Some of them are General gimmicks (for use in any game), while others are specific to a genre (Medieval, Wild West, Sci-Fi, Teen Mystery, Horror, Cyberpunk). Pass these out to the players to... [click here for more]
Back in the old day, role playing systems suggested to describe a character using eye color, hair color, personality etc. I remember myself rolling for height and weight of a character with very little purpose to the actual gameplay.
Later came systems like FATE, Dungeon World and Hillfolk that introduced traits, bonds and character relationships as core mechanics of the game.
I'm a big admirer... [click here for more]