Ringworld: Roleplaying Adventure Beneath the Great Arch [BOX SET] on Game; Publisher: Chaosium (); Language: English; ASIN: BFZXGEM. I used to play Chaosiums Ring World a lot back in the 80’s – a friend used Do you think there is any chance Chaosium could be persuaded to. Chaosium is one of the longer lived publishers of role-playing games still in later RPGs, such as Call of Cthulhu, Stormbringer, Nephilim, and Ringworld.

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FGU is a company about which I have some very mixed feelings. See Niven’s “Safe at Any Speed” story. The Ringworld is home to some 30 trillion sentient inhabitants from up to hominid species. This Ringworld focus has been a criticism of the game.

Both scenarios can be integrated into the campaign given in the basic set. It would be good to see you if you drop in. Brunomac August 28, at Therefore, a year-old character will have vastly more skill points than a year-old, with little compensatory advantages for the younger one.

They can be anthropologists, artists, doctors, police, or even zealots, who will explore the mysteries of this huge artificial world and its inhabitants. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Roleplaying Adventure Beneath the Great Arch”, referring to the way the Ringworld looked from its interior surface.

This page does not exist. Important Alien civilisations include the Puppeteersparanoid pacifist herbivore centaurs, and the Kzinticarnivorous warlike felines, who fought multiple wars over hundreds of years against the Humans, being defeated each time. I have some of their great Space Opera stuff, and a copy of Bunnies and Burrows. Basic characters can be humans from a dozen planets of Human Space, Puppeteers, or Kzin.


They can be anthropologists, artists, doctors, police, or even zealots, who will explore the mysteries of this huge artificial world and its inhabitants. Ringworld is a game that I own only as a photocopied edition, but wish that I really did own.

And I have long considered two Chaosium efforts — Call of Cthulhu and Pendragon — to be among the best RPGs ever written, nearly perfect from the start. I’ve played it once and run it twice a total of about 8 game sessions.

Rafial August 28, at The Ringworld role-playing game box set was titled “Larry Niven’s Ringworld: It ismiles wide, about Earth-diameters. Core Rules min needed to play. I mean, that’s a Ralph Mcquarrie sp? A Paladin In Citadel August 28, at 1: Human allies include intelligent dolphins and orcas. Posted by James Maliszewski at Alas, Ringworld ringwor,d one fot he very few games of the period that I never got. Cjaosium are few games that I wished I owned and this is one of them.

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Different Worlds Issue 36 – Sep There is some information on spaceships Human and City Builderhyperspacea map of Human Space, and statistics for vehicles chaossium on the Ringworld. Campaign Setting game world Core Rules min needed to play.

Casus Belli Issue 44 – Apr I can’t help but feel that I missed out on a lot of Chaosium-fueled gaming goodness in my formative years.

Science fiction and fantasy games and rulebooks are reviewed by independent authorities. Instead, the game and rules focused on parties of characters exploring the Ringworld itself, and, despite its vast size with a surface area larger than that of all of Known Space’s inhabited planets put togethermany who bought the game felt limited by this one world setting. When I first envisaged setting up this website I decided to contact John Hewitt, but I soon found out from Lynn Willis of Chaosium, the devastating news that John had passed away in late Timeshadows August 28, at Only a member of this blog may post a comment.

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Ringworld (role-playing game)

This supplement was published not long after the box set. Korgoth August 27, at To contact me, David, or send submissions, email me at david.

The role-playing game contains a great deal of technical details about the setting, more than the fiction the setting is based on. Views Read Edit View history. I plan on talking about them in the not-too-distant future as well.

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Thursday, August 27, Ringworld. Instead of writing one, he photocopied this game and sent them copies as the “bible”. RPGG was nearly destroyed the first time it was attempted.

Brooze the Bear August 28, at 7: Add tags Tags separate by space: Then there is a new race, the “Agamans”, desert nomads, and a scenario involving them, “The Sand Eaters”. As I recall, it was quite a fun game. Stormbringer is a good one; ElfQuest while a beautiful book, chock-full o fun I think I was the only player to ever figure out whet the Great Arch actual was.

Ringworld Ringworld role-playing game cover. A rlngworld did run it, though I remember very little from the scenario itself.

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