The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Legacy of Dragonholt
D&D Essentials Kit
Dinky Dungeons
Mythic Game Master Emulator
Avalon's Solo Adventure System
Thousand Year Old Vampire
Stranger Things Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set
Pacific Rim Sourcebook
Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set
Shadowrun: Sixth World Beginner Box
Catapult Run
Ironsworn
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
Dungeon Master's Guide (D&D 5e)
Waterdeep: Dragon Heist
The Valley of the Pharaohs
Unlimited Power
The Fantasy Trip: Legacy Edition
Beyond Bightwater
Dungeon Module EG1: The Hidden Tomb of Nephabti
Modern AGE Companion
No Future
The Dark Forest
Skull & Crossbones
Dungeons & Dragons Roleplaying Game Starter Set
Tatters of the King
GAZ2: The Emirates of Ylaruam
The Great Pendragon Campaign
Trollpak
Dungeons & Dragons Basic Game (revised)
Cardboard Heroes
Silver and White
The Nine Worlds
Monster Manual (D&D 5e)
Mutant: Year Zero Core Book
The Tower of Tharikthiril
Rad-Hack
The Princess Bride Roleplaying Game
Tales from the Loop
Dungeon Master's Screen, Reincarnated
Treasure Hunter: Complete Rulebook (1st Edition)
Ghosts of Saltmarsh
Courts of Stone
No Rest for the Wicked
Mutant: Elysium Map of Elysium I
Dungeon Master's Screen: Of Ships and the Sea
Imperious Rex! Realms of the Deep
Th' Dinky Dungeons Tome of Knowledge
2CGazette (Issue 33 - Jul 2018)
2CGazette (Issue 36 - Sep 2018)
Description Edit | History

User summary

Alacrity is a set of simple RPG rules using only d10/d100 for randomization purposes. Though the rules are meant to be generic, they don't take into account modern day topics like vehicles.

Character creation

A character has four attributes that can theoretically range from 1 to 20: Strength, Mind, Body, and Dexterity. The values are determined randomly using d10+10. Secondary statistics like movement, strength damage modifier or quickness are calculated from the basic attributes. A character also gets 1d10+STR hit points and the same amount of stun points.

Skills values are measured in percent and may be raised above 100%. All skills start at a base value derived from one or more attributes. Skills may be increased by spending experience points.

Dice mechanics

Attribute checks are made using 2d10 and trying to roll under the attribute in question. Skill checks use d100 and try to score less than the skill value. Situational modifiers may be added or subtracted from the skill value before the check is made.

Combat

Combat is divided into rounds of five segments each. A character may perform one action per segment, but consecutive actions suffer a penalty.

Attacks use the skill check mechanic. The attacker rolls a skill check and notes his margin of success (the difference between his skill value and the dice roll). The defender may use a skill check to parry, dodge, or whatever is appropriate. If the defender is successful too, the higher margin of success decides who wins.

Damage is subtracted from hit points. If the hit points fall under certain levels, the character suffers skill check penalties and also possibly bleeding until his wounds are cared for. There are also stun points for non-lethal damage. Weapon damage ranges from 1d10 for a thrown dart to 6d10 for a battle axe. Armor provides armor dice, from 1d10 for heavy clothing up to 9d10 for Plate Mail. If a character is hit he may roll his armor dice. He only suffers the difference between the armor roll and the damage roll.

Magic system

Alacrity provides only a rudimentary magic system. A character using magic has a magic skill and must fuel his spells with magic points. The GM and the player have to define the spell effects, costs and difficulty.

More Information Edit | History
This page does not exist. You can edit this page to create it.
Linked Items
Relationship: Sort: Category: Genre:
Pg. 1
Rank 0
Num Ratings 0
Average Rating 0.00
Num Owned 2
Prev. Owned 0
For Trade 0
Want in Trade 0
Wishlist 0
Comments 0
Year Published 1999
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Images
Gallery:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No images found
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No videos found
{{video.numrecommend}} {{video.title}} {{video.language}} {{video.username|truncate:"10"}} {{video.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{data.config.moduletitle}} Relationship:
[] [Forums »] [Post »] [Search »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No threads found
{{thread.numrecommend}} {{thread.subject}}
Last Post {{thread.lastpostdate|truncate:"10"}} Posted {{thread.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
{{thread.user.username|truncate:"10"}} {{thread.numposts-1}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
GeekLists
[Browse »] [Summary »]
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No lists found
{{list.numpositive}} {{list.title}} {{list.username|truncate:"10"}} {{list.numitems}}
{{list.lastreplydate|truncate:"10"}} {{list.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Web Links
Category: Language:
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No Web Links Found
Link {{cat}} {{lang}}
{{weblink.postdate|truncate:"10"}}
Statistics
RPG Rank: N/A
Num Ratings: 0
Average Rating: 0.00
Standard Deviation: 0.00
Num Views: 386
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 0
Personal Comments: 0
Users Owning: 2
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 0 [find trade matches]
Price History: View
Total Plays: 0
Plays This Month: 0
Files
Title | Hot | Recent
[Browse »]  [Upload File »] Language:
Pg. 1 of 1
No Files Found.
User Information
Use this tool to rate games, save comments, and manage your collection.
Front Page | Welcome | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Advertise | Support BGG | Feeds RSS
Geekdo, BoardGameGeek, the Geekdo logo, and the BoardGameGeek logo are trademarks of BoardGameGeek, LLC.