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Runequest Core Rulebook

3.5  ·  Rating details ·  18 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
One of the greatest roleplaying games of all time comes back in a new edition designed for the 21st Century Building on the previous editions of the game, the all new RuneQuest system has been developed under the watchful eyes of Messrs Stafford and Perrin, and has been subjected to the longest and most open playtesting period that any Mongoose game has been through. Relea ...more
Hardcover, 124 pages
Published August 1st 2006 by Mongoose Publishing (first published July 25th 2006)
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Nov 28, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Mongoose Runequest is another evolution of the popular game originally designed by Greg Stafford and Steve Perrin. Matthew Sprange in my humble opinion took this system and made what was previously a fairly convoluted creation system and streamlines it. I had quite a bit of difficulty navigating the Runequest 2nd edition or classic system due to layout issues and rule clarifications being spread out in unlikely places through the book. None of these issues are present in the Mongoose rules. It i ...more
Mar 04, 2008 rated it liked it
Shelves: rpg, reviewed, fantasy
Interesting update on one of my favorite game systems. Actually I think the choices taken are good, and the average rating is due more to the lack of actual playable information in the book, which I find insufficient to market as a "stand-alone" system.

More of a money-making scheme, actually, as I suppose I will have to buy several more books to be able to play.
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