Planet Amethyst – A setting and adventure for Cavaliers & Coilguns

Cavaliers & Coilguns, by G. Michael Truran is a fun little pulp adventure RPG system I've been playing with. It's a hack of the game Tunnel Goons by Nate Treme. You can pick it up cheaply at itch.io for a few dollars. It doesn't have an actual explicit setting, but it does have an implied … Continue reading Planet Amethyst – A setting and adventure for Cavaliers & Coilguns

The Exchange – a scenario for Mercenaries, Spies, & Private Eyes

This is a scenario for Mercenaries, Spies, and Private Eyes, for up to 8 players. It's an espionage adventure inspired by old episodes of Mission Impossible and similar shows. It takes place sometime during the Cold War, around 1967-1972, though it could be easily used in other eras. The players will be agents of TAROT, … Continue reading The Exchange – a scenario for Mercenaries, Spies, & Private Eyes

Romance of the Perilous Land – The Old Man of the Woods (and Character Sheets)

I've recently run a session of Romance of the Perilous Land, a fantasy OSR game. It's basically a revised version David Black's the Black Hack. There are a few small mechanical differences, the main one being the game's magic users (called Cunning Folk) use spell points instead of the tradition method of memorizing spells. What … Continue reading Romance of the Perilous Land – The Old Man of the Woods (and Character Sheets)