Casting the Runes is a roleplaying game based on the works of M.R. James, the father of the modern British ghost story, and uses the GUMSHOE system for investigative RPGs. The unique character of James’s stories, and his own personality, inspire the game.
Player-characters ( “Investigators”, under the guidance of the Game Master, proceed step by step to unearth the unearthly, researching... [click here for more]
This special preview gives you a glimpse inside Casting the Runes, the new GUMSHOE-powered game of occult investigation, set in the world of M. R James’ celebrated ghost stories and tales of the supernatural.
Written by Paul StJohn Mackintosh, and published by The Design Mechanism (creators of Mythras), we are launching our Kickstarter Campaign on January 2nd 2020. As you can... [click here for more]