"This book is the rulebook for a tabletop roleplaying game.
Roleplaying games are games that are played through conversation. The players create
imaginary characters and tell a story by describing those characters' actions. In particular, the
Grancrest RPG focuses on creating a record of the fantastical wars fought on a continent being
encroached upon by Chaos.
One person takes on the role of Gamemaster ("GM") and acts as the game's mediator
while the rest take on the role of players. Each player creates a character who goes on an
adventure prepared by the GM using their words, their imaginations and the rules presented in
this book. In a roleplaying game, the process of playing through one of these stories is known as