From the publisher's website
The Fallout: Wasteland Warfare roleplaying game expansion will build on the narrative wargame experience of the tabletop miniatures game, and will include new rules for character creation, creating adventures in the wasteland, and more.
Fallout: Wasteland Warfare game designer James Sheahan is developing the roleplaying game expansion, that will let you explore the desolate wasteland of the Fallout universe, fight terrifying mutated creatures and encounter the denizens who make the wasteland their home.
Delve into abandoned Vaults, ruined cities, strange facilities, and antiquated military bases. Encounter Super Mutants, Raiders, Survivors, Vault Dwellers, the Brotherhood of Steel, the Institute and the Enclave, and many more! Will you roam wide and far, or build up and protect your settlement? For those who want to create their own unique characters, use the faction based Archetype cards to start your own hero and see them grow from adventure to adventure.
The Fallout Wasteland Warfare RPG is set in the postapocalyptic world of the Fallout computer game a companion game to the tabletop skirmish game of the same name.
The game uses specialized dice for task resolution. There are six different types of dice:
- a white d20 skill die
- black, yellow green and blue d12 effect dice
- a red d12 resistance die
Characters are created by selecting an archetype card that determines the basic attributes. It uses the S.P.E.C.I.A.L. scheme from the computer game:
They are fleshed out with skills, gifts, scars, perks and specialities.