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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 Read more about So that was 2017. How did we do?[…]
Hey folks, If you haven’t got on board yet there’s an hour left to back the Legacy 2e kickstarter. Just £15 gets you pdfs of the core game, two supplements, and five alternate setting hacks of Legacy!
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 Read more about Legacy: Scarcity vs Adaptation[…]
It’s up! All backers get access to the draft of the game, and the quickstart’s free – I hope you check it out and like what you see!
We’ve been recording some playtest sessions of Legacy 2nd Edition. If you’d like to see how its character creation and gameplay have changed, go take a look at this playlist:
With the Kickstarter for Legacy 2e coming soon I’ve been thinking about stretch goals. I want the core game to be mostly done by the time I launch the Kickstarter, so I don’t want stretch goals to add bells and whistles to the book. Instead, I’m opening it up to others. The main reason I Read more about Want to be a part of the Legacy 2 kickstarter?[…]
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 Read more about New version of Legacy 2nd Edition out[…]
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, Read more about Legacy Playtest Session Writeup: 14th June 2017[…]
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 Read more about UFO Press June Update[…]
Playtest documents for Legacy 2e are now live on my Patreon here! Go take a look – I’d love to know what you think.