Tagged: Simple RPGS

Free FAST RPG Re-released under a Creative Commons License

Free FAST RPG Re-released under a Creative Commons License

Back in 1997-1998, I developed a somewhat generic RPG called FAST (Flexible Adventure System, Task-oriented). I released it under a fairly complex license designed to allow others to use the rules, but also protect my rights. This was before the OGL and Creative Commons licenses. I’ve re-released the game under a standard Creative...

Searchers of the Unknown One Page RPG: The Many Variants

Searchers of the Unknown One Page RPG: The Many Variants

Back in August of last year, I wrote about a nifty one page RPG called Searchers of the Unknown RPG. Searchers of the Unknown is a one page set of rules for playing old-style (aka early TSR) D&D modules where the characters are no more complex that the monsters: a one line stat...

Free Old School RPG: Monsters and Mazes

Free Old School RPG: Monsters and Mazes

Sometime in the late 1980s or early 1990s, John Garwood wrote a small roleplaying game called Monsters & Mazes. It was published as a text file designed to be printed on a printer — complete with “end of page” codes to break the file into its proper pages. Some mistook the game as...

Simple Tabletop RPG for Harry Potter Needed

Simple Tabletop RPG for Harry Potter Needed

I have a friend who is looking for a simple (and inexpensive) RPG his kids and their friends can play that could easily be adapted to a Harry Potter/Hogwarts setting. I know there are all sorts of online HP roleplaying sites, but my friend is looking for a tabletop RPG. The child who...