Castles&CrusadesA fantasy-genre RPG with a simple rules-lite system¸ similar to and roughly compatible with pre-third editions ofDungeons & Dragons. Character creation involves rolling up six ability scores (Strength¸ Dexterity¸ Constitution¸ Intelligence¸ Wisdom¸ and Charisma)¸ choosing a race (from 7 options) and a class (from 13 options). Action resolution is based on 1d20 + attribute modifier + level - penalties vs target number. Target number is 12 for primary attribute rolls¸ or 18 otherwise. - A description fromdarkshire.netwith kind permission of John H. Kim
If ye be men of valor¸ great fortitude¸ and wondrous imagination¸ gather ye bravely and join in marshal arms with us! Assemble your strengths¸ unsheathe your weapons¸ heft your shields¸ and gird yourselves as if for war...!' This Players Handbook for Castles & Crusades the fast¸ fun¸ rules lite fantasy roleplaying game utilizing Open Gaming License (OGL) rules includes rules for character generation¸ character advancement¸ a fast-paced combat and rules system¸ spells¸ and instruction for the Castle Keeper on how to run a successful game of high fantasy adventure. The is classic role play for the modern gamer. Supported by Gary Gygax's Castle Zagyg mega adventure and the Crusader Magazine!