Sword and sorcery ruleset with a good survival game loop and some base-building mechanics.
Sessions GM'd: 23
Sessions as Player: 0
Physical books, 209 page Players Handbook and 265 page Gamemaster's Guide.
Inspired by the praise showered upon this game (Silver ENnie for Best Rules and Product of the Year, Gold ENnie for Best Cartography and Best Production Values), I purchased the box set. I ran two one-shot test games and then launched a campaign set in the Dark Sun world. I wrote up a bunch of D&D monsters and creatures for it. I'll happily return to this game and run it again one day.
I'd definitely play this again. It's been a year since I last played it, and this box calls out to me from my shelf. It would make a good system for a sword-and-sorcery Conan game. I would disregard the Stronghold system, and I'd add heavy encumbrance loads for carrying d12 food and water.
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