Discworld Roleplaying Game [Steve Jackson Games] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The best-selling works of Terry Pratchett chronicle. The Discworld Roleplaying Game, powered by GURPS, promises exciting roleplaying adventures inspired by one of the great storytellers of the. For the first time since the first time, we’re getting a new edition of the Discworld RPG. GURPS. Now there’s a name I haven’t heard in a very.

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Zambrano January 23, GURPS is thorough, if nothing else, and they have rules modeling just about discworod aspect of the world here—again, it takes a little work, but the book is so delightful to read, I found myself getting caught up in footnotes.

Have you tried this out? Read the Designer’s Notes for free on Pyramid! As a GM I found them helpful. There were also a number of articles and scenarios for the game in Pyramid magazine, disscworld of which — “A Fist Full of Tunes You can Whistle” — was originally published in the short-lived UK roleplaying magazine Visions as “A Fistful of Dwarfs”.

GURPS Discworld

Campaign for goblin rights. You need no other books to play. But the book is full of flavor like that. It is still kicking around—as evidenced by the latest release from Steve Jackson games, which we just got our hands on. And remember, the world is round.


And the rules do a fantastic job of adhering to the humorous tone. Obviously there are exceptions. GURPS as a system is not without its problems.

They have helpfully provide guidelines for running different kinds of campaigns—and I really like them. Reading the excerpt fluff feels a lot like reading something from one of the novels. It drips from every chapter. In the discwrld edition, this has been reworked to make him an employee of Harry King. This is a complete roleplaying game.

As such, they can be considered Word of St. Visit settings like discwoorld most dubious city in the multiverse, Ankh-Morpork.

RPG Review – Discworld 2nd Edition (GURPS) – Bell of Lost Souls

Based on the bestselling novels by Sir Terry Pratchettwho is easily discwrold of the greatest writers of all time. Download a Discworld Banner for your web site. And that I should also explain what the book is, and why I like it. This included revised and sometimes abbreviated versions of much of the setting and scenario material that first appeared in Discworld Also.

His particular blend of humor, wit, philosophy and pragmatic bloodymindedness made a unique world that gave many people myself included something to laugh and learn along with. This material was subsequently made freely available on Steve Jackson Games’ Web site.


Get Known if you don’t have an account. You need gueps other books to play. And this was getting a chance to revisit something I love from a different perspective. Recognised Divinityan unofficial advantage that didn’t quite make it into the book.

Fans have learned of the adventures of Rincewind the incompetent wizard, Granny Weatherwax the witch known to trolls as “She Who Must Be Avoided”Captain Carrot the six-foot dwarf, Archchancellor Ridcully, Susan Sto Helit granddaughter of Deathand a cast of strange and unique characters.

Things on Discworld get a bit…weird. Sean Punch pages. Flee from an angry Swamp Dragon two feet of mindless fury and high-explosive digestion. The world is flat. This value falls as ambient temperatures rise.

What siscworld do you need to know? Sean Punch pages. Even find out why the why the second-greatest lover on the Disc needs a stepladder. Elements of the first edition are mapped onto one standard set of Player Archetypes here.