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Rhapsody of Blood in public playtesting!

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Hey folks, Just thought I’d let you know that I’ve started running a playtest of Rhapsody of Blood for those folks over at The Gauntlet. Our first session is live on youtube now: Here’s the version of the game we’re playing, and here’s the google sheets document we’re using to track characters. If you end […]

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So that was 2017. How did we do?

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It’s been a while since I last posted here, eh? With the Legacy 2e Kickstarter a smashing success (#32 most funded in 2017!) I haven’t had much time to keep this place updated, but I thought it might be nice to post a roundup of the year that’s passing. January-March: What Ho World fulfilment We started […]

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Legacy: Scarcity vs Adaptation

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As I’ve been promoting Legacy 2nd Edition basically everywhere it’s made me really think about what sets it apart from Apocalypse World. It’d be easy to say it’s the family mechanics – that’s certainly the big showcase mechanic. But for me it goes deeper. Essentially, it’s about the philosophy of the game. Most post-apoc fiction […]

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New version of Legacy 2nd Edition out

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Version 1.2 of Legacy 2nd edition is now up on the UFO Press patreon! This release has a ton of new stuff over the previous one. Besides the gorgeous art running through the whole document, we have: Simplified basic moves for Families. Fleshed out Gear of all kinds. Added a 7th Family – The Order […]

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Legacy Playtest Session Writeup: 14th June 2017

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Beginning the playtest As it turns out Roll20 is pretty flaky, so I didn’t get to record the world creation setting. Ah well. The group was me plus five others: Ed, Ellie, Laurence, Stephen and Angel. Step 1: Broad Strokes We discussed what sort of world the game was set in – near future earth, far future earth, space station, […]

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UFO Press June Update

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The last month was pretty great for UFO Press: Legacy 2e I launched the playtest for the second edition of Legacy! We’ve got some feedback already and it’s shaping up very nicely. If you’d like to grab the files and take a look, head here. Patreon! I launched the UFO Press patreon, dedicated to funding monthly […]