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Graveyard of Heroes Fantasy Roleplaying Game

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Graveyard of Heroes is a pen and paper tabletop fantasy role-playing game in the dark/weird fantasy sub-genre. As part of the second wave of the OSR (Old School Renaissance) movement it takes classic role-playing and moves it in new directions. Inside you will find: new monsters, new spells, new magic items, new ways to make characters and a new attitude. Despite all the changes, the spirit of classic fantasy role-playing is preserved. Experience all the dungeon delving fun in a brand new way.

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  • This game uses a classless character creation system so that players may personalize their heroes in the manner of their choosing.
  • A race creation system is included with the game so that game masters can design the playable races that will be allowed in his/her campaign.
  • 8 sample non-standard fantasy races are included in the book.
  • Character advancement is quest based and is not linked to the number of monsters killed or amount of wealth acquired. This helps prevent parties from degenerating into murder hobos and encourages players to get involved in the story.
  • The book has lots of monsters mostly of the pulp, weird or dark fantasy variety. In addition random monster generators are included in the book to aid in the creation of fresh new monsters to throw players off.
  • A sample adventure is included in the book.

All heroes die. What legacy will you leave behind? In a vast world where the actions of heroes are often overshadowed by the unknowable forces of the universe what impact can a mere mortal have on the world? Will you be forgotten like all the others in the graveyard of heroes or will your name be made immortal?

 
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Konstantinos P June 30, 2017 7:29 am UTC
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I do enjoy Graveyard of Heroes but I have a request: is there any way to get rid of the pseudo vancian system of magic for a new alternative one ? Like a mana one with corruption for example. Also where can I find a place with optional or alternatives rules? Either way, excellent work !
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July 04, 2017 11:42 pm UTC
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At present I am not aware of any fan groups experimenting with the rules of this game. Which just means you should start one if you are so inclined. A GoH supplement book with optional rules and extra stuff could be possible in the future but right now other projects are in the works and are taking precedence.
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David J March 31, 2017 12:46 pm UTC
Uhhh.....Page 3, it appears your trait values for creation rolls are reversed--shouldn't the trait values go up as the creation values get higher?
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April 03, 2017 8:17 pm UTC
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The creation roll table is correct.
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Kyle S March 27, 2017 10:01 pm UTC
The text in the preview is crowded together. Any chance of that being fixed in the main product?
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March 28, 2017 12:25 am UTC
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Try the full size preview instead of the quick preview.
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Kyle S March 29, 2017 1:22 am UTC
That's what I was looking at. Quick preview is too small on my machine to see that sort of thing.
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Tony T March 29, 2017 3:54 pm UTC
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Have you tried using the download option and viewing the preview PDF in a standalone viewer? The PDF preview in Chrome has been weird on some PDFs for me, and that almost always clears up the issue.
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Kyle S March 29, 2017 7:39 pm UTC
Ah yes. That seems to do it. Thanks. :)
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FSG1000
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March 19, 2017
This title was added to our catalog on March 27, 2017.
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Fez Sinister Games
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