Tagged: playtest

Microlite81 Advanced Draft 2 Available (for Donors)

Microlite81 Advanced Draft 2 Available (for Donors)

While the illo is of Microlite81 Complete, this post is really about Microlite81 Advanced. Yes, it’s a bait-and-switch post! Microlite81 Advanced is still on track for release around the end of November. A second “draft” copy is now available to RetroRoleplaying Cancer Fund donors. About 20 pages have been added (including — by...

The Paladin and Gryphons & Gramarye Basic Public Playtest 1.0 Available

The Paladin and Gryphons & Gramarye Basic Public Playtest 1.0 Available

About 10 days ago I posted a playtest report on Gryphons & Gramarye (see Gryphons & Gramarye Report from the Trenches: What Works and What Fails) where I reported that the Hunter class had problems and players really wanted a cleric class. This sparked a few changes to the game. I’ve eliminated the...

Microlite81 Complete Release Candidate 1 Available for Free Public Download

Microlite81 Complete Release Candidate 1 Available for Free Public Download

The first (and with luck only) Release Candidate version of Microlite81 Complete is now available for download and comment. Microlite81 Complete is intended to be standard Microlite81 with more complete descriptions of spells, monsters, and magic items and a few extras like an example of play and instructions for GMs which will hopefully...

Divine Cult Rules Added to Gyphons & Gramarye

Divine Cult Rules Added to Gyphons & Gramarye

As readers of this blog probably remember, I planned to do away with clerics in Gyphons & Gramarye and replace them with Runequest-like cults that any character of any class could join at the Lay Member, Initiate, or Acolyte level (both at character creation and during play) and receive benefits in exchange for...

Microlite81 Complete Public Beta Available for Free Download

Microlite81 Complete Public Beta Available for Free Download

The public beta of Microlite81 Complete is now available for download and comment. Microlite81 Complete is intended to be standard Microlite81 with more complete descriptions of spells, monsters, and magic items and a few extras like an example of play and instructions for GMs which will hopefully make the game more friendly to...

New Microlite81 Complete Draft (0.40) Available For Donor Download

New Microlite81 Complete Draft (0.40) Available For Donor Download

A new draft of Microlite81 Complete is now available for download. Retro-Roleplaying Cancer Fund donors can download this (and all future drafts) at the usual donor download location with the usual password (here’s a link to this download: Microlite81 Complete Playtest Draft 0.40) It’s been a long time since I worked on Microlite81...

Microlite78: First Edition Lite Public Beta 1 Available for Free Download

Microlite78: First Edition Lite Public Beta 1 Available for Free Download

The first (and with luck, only) beta version of Microlite78: First Edition Lite is now available for download. It should be feature-complete and only need proofreading and final editing — barring someone (like you) pointing out a major problem or omission. Microlite78 is a trimmed-down miniature version of the Primary Fantasy SRD rules...

Free (Old School) Fantastic Adventures Playtest Rules Available

Free (Old School) Fantastic Adventures Playtest Rules Available

I’ve mentioned that I am working on a special version of the Microlite74/Microlite81 rules for the new old school campaign I’m planning to start in October in the few posts I’ve managed to make since my world fell apart in April. I finally have an early (0.15) version of these rules “finished” and...