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Rappy’s RPG Reviews: Blood and Blades

“Those who are easily offended should run away from this book with their hands over their ears shouting “LALALALALA!” For the rest of you who plan to continue reading, we will make fun of cheerleaders, authority figures, sex, the mentally ill, and gamers. Consider yourself warned.”

So states the introduction to Blood and Blades, a book that focuses on the slasher flick genre that was extremely popular during the ’70s and ’80s (and, to some extent, still is). This is a warning that will make or break a lot of the flavor text of the book; thankfully, flavor text is mutable, so if you ignore the sexist (and other) stereotypes, mockery, and camp nature of a lot of the flavor half of the content, the rules half is actually pretty damn solid. But that’s getting ahead of ourselves…let’s actually examine what those contents are. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on October 23, 2010 in RPG Reviews