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by Zaarin
Sat 25 Jul 2020, 22:50
Forum: General
Topic: YZE adaptation for Twilight: 2000 gameplay
Replies: 102
Views: 6107

Re: YZE adaptation for Twilight: 2000 gameplay

Alien supports non-military play. Better, really, than it does Military play. Chariot of the Gods, for example, is a merchant ship crew cinematic. I've run 2 merchant campaigns and had just started a military one at my FLGS when the lockdown hit. It's worth stating clearly, as well - the core cover...
by Zaarin
Sun 31 May 2020, 04:22
Forum: General
Topic: Newsletter? || 2d6-System instead of Pool?
Replies: 6
Views: 995

Re: Newsletter? || 2d6-System instead of Pool?

Even if they use larger dice/smaller pools, I hope they change their mind and keep the dice pool mechanic. I find it extremely fun, and while I enjoy 2dX games like Powered by the Apocalypse or 2d20 well enough I always find myself missing the handful of dice. It's been a while since I've had the pl...
by Zaarin
Sat 04 Jan 2020, 03:00
Forum: General
Topic: Vaesen - inspiration from other media
Replies: 18
Views: 1795

Re: Vaesen - inspiration from other media

I recently played a game called Draugen . While it's not actually supernatural (probably) and is set in Norway rather than Sweden (and while I thought it was actually rather middling except visually), it got me thinking a great deal about Vaesen --especially the part where you encounter a book descr...
by Zaarin
Sun 20 May 2018, 05:08
Forum: Scenarios
Topic: Game-N00b wants his adventure sniff-tested
Replies: 4
Views: 1143

Re: Game-N00b wants his adventure sniff-tested

On the one hand, "adults are morons" is a pretty basic trope of the kid adventures that inspired TftL (I mean, just read Ender's Game : the adults are so monumentally stupid that they need a psychologically traumatized 14yo to win their war for them). On the other hand, if I were running TftL I woul...
by Zaarin
Sun 06 May 2018, 20:40
Forum: General
Topic: What map of the Zone are you using? How did you start your campaign?
Replies: 14
Views: 3994

Re: What map of the Zone are you using? How did you start your campaign?

I'm about to start a campaign of Mutant: Year Zero. My players liked the idea of a cathedral for an Ark (and I did, too), so we're planning to set the Zone in Paris with Notre Dame de Paris as the Ark.