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Blades in the Dark ‚Äčis a tabletop RPG about a group of daring scoundrels seeking their fortune on the haunted streets of an industrial fantasy city. There are heists, chases, hidden mysteries, dangerous deals, bloody skirmishes, and most of all, riches to be gained, if you are brave enough to take advantage of them.

Summary

You and your rookie crew must thrive amid the threats of rival gangs, powerful noble families, vengeful ghosts, the Bluecoats of the city guard, and the siren song of your scoundrel's own vices. Will you come to power in the criminal underworld? What are you willing to do to get to the top?

In this indie game, you will find:

  • Rules for creating your Scoundrel using the following character archetypes: Cutter, Hound, Leech, Stalker, Slide, Spider, or Whisper.
  • Rules to create your crew, built from guys like Assassins, Bravos, a Cult, Hawkers, Shadows, or Smugglers.
  • A robust core mechanic that puts fiction first: the strength of a character's position (desperate, risky, or controlled) matters as much as the character's skill score.
  • An ultra-fast mechanic to plan criminal operations to overcome the usual work of planning at the gaming table.
  • Rules for alchemical experiments, gadget tinkering, and strange hidden powers, including rules for playing with ghosts and other strange beings.
  • A setup guide to the haunted city of Doskvol, with all the maps, factions, NPCs, schematics, and opportunities you need to run an exciting sandbox game

Review

Blades in the dark is a tabletop RPG about a group of daring scoundrels seeking their fortune on the haunted streets of an industrial fantasy city. There are heists, chases, hidden mysteries, dangerous deals, bloody skirmishes, and most of all riches if you are brave enough to take advantage of them. You and your fledgling crew must thrive amid the threats of rival gangs, powerful noble families, vengeful ghosts, the bluecoats of the city guard, and the siren song of your own scoundrel vices. Will you come to power in the criminal underworld?

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