The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Legacy of Dragonholt
Genesys Core Rulebook
The Tragedy of GJ 237b
Convicts & Cthulhu: Ticket of Leave #10: The Doom That Came to Five Dock
The GameMaster's Apprentice
The Princess Bride Roleplaying Game
The Great Pendragon Campaign
Woodland Warriors
Horror on the Orient Express (2nd Edition)
The Gentle Ladies' Tea & Monstrosity Destroying & Quilting Circle Auxiliary
The One Ring Roleplaying Game
Blades in the Dark
Fluxxx: The RPG
Tales from the Loop
The Princess Bride Roleplaying Game Quick Start Rules
All Flesh Must Be Eaten Revised Edition
B2: The Keep on the Borderlands
Earthdawn
Dungeons & Dragons Rules Cyclopedia
Masks of Nyarlathotep (3rd & 4th edition)
Horror on the Orient Express
AM1: Amazing Engine System Guide
Traveller Boxed Set
H. P. Lovecraft's Arkham
GDQ 1-7: Queen of the Spiders
M4: Five Coins For A Kingdom
Glantri Kingdom of Magic
Microscope
Vampire: The Masquerade (20th Anniversary Edition)
Fate Core System
Vampire: The Requiem Second Edition
Old School Adventures Accessory AX2: d30 Sandbox Companion
Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
Hoard of the Dragon Queen
Romeo and/or Juliet
Freeform
Downfall (2015)
Curse of Strahd
Tales from the Yawning Portal
Conan the Thief
200 Word RPG Challenge 2017: All Entries
Conan the Mercenary
Conan the Barbarian
Kids on Bikes
Operation Unfathomable
The Glorantha Sourcebook
Puppies to the Rescue
SFAC3: Zebulon's Guide to Frontier Space
The Enemy Within Campaign Volume 1: Shadows Over Bögenhafen
Versions
Pg. 1
Nick: 
Kickstarter Hardcover version
Publisher: New Haven Games
Year: 2014
Hard Cover
ISBN-13: 978-0988817906
256 pages
Size: Letter
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Nick: 
Kickstarter Advance PDF version
Publisher: New Haven Games
Year: 2012
Electronic (PDF, DOC, eBook, HTML, etc.)
257 pages
Size: Letter
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

From publisher blurb:

Since 1989, millions across the world have embarked on epic quests for treasure and glory. Using TSR's 2nd Edition of the World's Most Popular Roleplaying Game, these gamers played heroes entwined in storied struggles against all manner of villainy: terrible fire-breathing dragons, scheming dukes of the Underworld and great giant kings. Huzzah!

2nd Edition was wonderful and unique. Not only did it maintain most of the game's 1st Edition mechanics, but it created more options for the player and delivered to the Game Master a horde of awesome product. Game Masters had at their fingertips the most distinct and downright awesome campaign worlds ever designed - worlds teeming with dungeons, dragons and epic struggles of man. To boot, TSR published a decade's worth of material, so we all had uncountable sources of inspiration and adventure. In the end, 2nd Edition proved to be an exceptional arena for adventure and story-telling. A lot of material still lingers in bookshelves and closets. A lot of memories still linger, as well.

It was a great time for gaming.

Myth & Magic - 2E Revived!

Enter Myth & Magic, a fantasy tabletop roleplaying game that brings back 2E and it brings it back better than ever. Myth & Magic retains so much of what made 2E so damn great and at the same time cleans up and modernizes a few of the mechanics.

Why the update? Well, for starters, we want to make the experience a bit smoother and aligned with today's gaming expectations. No clunkiness or downright strangeness. But, even more importantly, we want to attract gamers that never played 2E, gamers that started with 3E or later, a segment that comprises the lion's share of today's gaming market. We want to create a thriving player base.

I honestly can't express how much we love 2E and the memories we have playing it. That love is evident in the quality of the Myth & Magic experience. We want to share that experience with all gamers, from the old guard to the new school alike.

What is the Player's Guide?

This is a whopper of a book, with every rule and suggestion to create and play a heroic Myth & Magic character.

  • Races and Classes: Players choose from the legacy races (dwarf, elf, gnome, half-elf, halfling and human), and the half-orc, which has been updated as a core player race. The Player's Guide includes all the legacy classes as well: bard, cleric, druid, fighter, paladin, thief and wizard. We also brought forth the barbarian and monk as core classes, creating them in the spirit of 2E.
  • Proficiencies: Characters still choose weapon proficiencies to wield specific weapons, but players may now use weapon proficiency slots to specialize in a fighting style or combat maneuver. You can really individualize your character on the battlefield with your weapon proficiencies.
  • Noncombat System: The skill system is wide open. The attribute check really rules the day here, allowing characters to roll attribute checks when they wish to perform noncombat tasks. There is no preset list of skills. The entire noncombat system uses the BASE20 system, a streamlined mechanic that makes running and playing the game incredibly easy.
  • Nonweapon Proficiencies? Yes, we brought the entire nonweapon proficiency system forward. It works hand-in-hand with the open skill system. Nonweapon proficiencies represent specialized training. They provide a bonus to the attribute check to use the proficiency and also include a method for auto-successes. While anyone can attempt an attribute check to perform something under the purview of a nonweapon proficiency, a trained character has a markedly greater chance for success (even auto success).
  • Class Talents: This is a novel approach to individualizing members of the same class. In a way similar to kits, Myth & Magic allows each player to create the type of class he or she wants to play. Class talents are chosen at character creation and at every 3rd level thereafter. They may seem, at first glance, similar to feats of 3.x, but there are huge differences between feats and class talents that become evident with play.
  • And More: Every piece of adventuring gear you would expect is included. Many of the spells you enjoyed in 2E appear in the book alongside brand new ones. There are rules for exploration and travel, as well as advice for alignments and hirelings. There's a whole bunch of game here!

More Information Edit | History
This page does not exist. You can edit this page to create it.
Updating...
Thumbs Up
Marketplace
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{product.numforsale}} for sale {{product.price}}
{{product.prettycondition}}
{{product.listdate|truncate:"10"}}
Updating...
Thumbs Up
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No items found
{{item.title}} {{item.timeleft}}
{{item.currentprice}}
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
{{title}}
1 « Pg. {{module.params.pageid}} » {{data.config.endpage}}
No posts found
{{post.numpositive}} {{post.title}}
by
{{post.numcomments}}
Files
Title | Hot | Recent
[Browse »]  [Upload File »] Language:
Pg. 1 of 1
No Files Found.
Linked Items
Sort: Pg
Relationship:
Pg. 1
No Articles Found
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"}}
Statistics
RPG Item Rank: N/A
Num Ratings: 4
Average Rating: 4.50
Standard Deviation: 3.57
Num Views: 459
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 0
Personal Comments: 3
Users Owning: 7
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 0 [find trade matches]
Price History: View
Total Plays: 0
Plays This Month: 0
Tags
Your Tags: Add tags
Popular Tags: [View All]
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"}}
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.