Remuz Role-playing game archive. Powered by h5ai v Everway – Character , , KB. file, Everway – Game Master Guide. Like the title says: It is my experience that Everway doesn’t work. If one were able to macro-analyse all instances of RPG play since the. Buy Everway Visionary Roleplaying: Toys & Games – ✓ FREE DELIVERY possible on eligible purchases.

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Could be that Everway is just not your game. If you approach it like, “How hard should I make this next challenge? Which is to say, you can totally drop in with something unexpected or dramatic. I have only read Everway probably four times ; and most of my actual play speculation is based on knowing that I would everwaj use “story game techniques” in it automatically–high player authority over situation, collaboration on Vision card use–like I try to do in every game, now.

It’s clutching its face and sort of half crawling around on the floor, blood everywhere.

You would just respond to character initiatives. I might be judging to too harshly if I compare the body of Everway technique to, say, the body of PTA technique.

The new Magic statistic has a 1—10 rating and point cost, and can be no higher than the Element on what it is based. Each character also has Powers representing unusual abilities.


[Everway] doesn’t work

everwaj However, I think this oft-repeated conception that consensus “seldom leads to surprising or unexpected results” or is “particularly fragile” doesn’t really match with my recent play experiences. I think maybe we’re not understanding each other somehow. Everway was mentioned as a “game I’ll never play” and then a side discussion started, defending it.

December edited December in Story Games. The amount of GM control required is a valid point, but I’m also used to running Amber where the “GM as god” setup is just about absolute. That is too perfect. Yeah, the Sphere Trek thing is an issue. But that means that there’s lots of room for people to get creative paralysis, and it puts a lot of pressure on the GM to get it right, be creative, acknowledge player input, and all that. I don’t know why I’m having trouble coming to terms with the fact that my dream Everway isn’t in that white box, and that I’m just going to have to drift, and that’s OK.

John Harper Adventure prep came from the picture cards the players used to form the stories of their PCs. The game has a fantasy setting of the multiverse type, with many different worlds, some of which differed from generic fantasy. Hey Colin, How about a snippet of your actual play experience.

There isn’t any “no progress” number you can assign to anything. I don’t think anything I’m suggesting is controversial. At chargen, I asserted a few facts about my puppet into the fiction “This puppet can pull a rabbit out of her hat”. It’s also a particularly fragile one i.


I’m confused how you came to that conclusion. Bill, I like your three-tiered approach to the game, especially with that sense of an obstacle’s relative importance.

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This goes to everwat heart of my problem with the Karma system: I fight a monster. Several dozen other spheres are described as one-sentence blurbs, a few as page-long summaries, and one in detail as the setting for a sample adventure, “Journey to Stonekeep. Cool, that’s Fire, yep.

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You weren’t asking me, but oh hell yeah. What do you do? Our characters go into action and someone the GM by default here makes a judgment. Just as it’s about to catch you, this guy”–another PC–“shows up and puts an arrow through its eye. The karma resolution has told us that, all things being equal, this character can’t hurt this demon with brute force alone. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.

Any whispers on how to spice up my Walker’s Crown variant would be appreciated.