The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Legacy of Dragonholt
Kids on Bikes (Free RPG Day Edition)
Eldritch Cock
We Be Super Goblins!
Dungeon Crawl Classics Quick Start Rules & Intro Adventure (Free RPG Day 2018)
Scritch Scratch
Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set
Kids on Bikes
T&T Adventures Japan (Free RPG Day 2018 Version)
Maria in Three Parts
Skitter Shot
Masks of Nyarlathotep (3rd & 4th edition)
Dungeons & Dragons Basic Set (Second Edition)
Mythic Game Master Emulator
The Great Pendragon Campaign
Scarlet Heroes
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
Harlem Unbound
Birthright of Khar-Ulan
The GameMaster's Apprentice
Starfinder Core Rulebook
Legacy: Mirrors in the Ruins
Ashes of the Sea
A Cable's Length From Shore / On a Bank by Moonlight
Fifth Edition Fantasy #14: Beneath the Keep
B2: The Keep on the Borderlands
Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay: Game Master's Guide
Volo's Guide to Monsters
The Road Goes Ever On
Alone Against the Dark (2nd edition)
The Fall of Delta Green
Blessings Unheralded
Player's Handbook (AD&D 2e)
RuneQuest Deluxe Edition
Cyberpunk 2020
Lex Arcana
Malleus Monstrorum
The Savage World of Solomon Kane
Planes of Conflict
The Inner Planes
Ancient Odysseys: Treasure Awaits!
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game: Beginner Box
Dungeon Crawl Classics Role Playing Game
Dungeon World Roleplaying Game
Fate Core System
13th Age
ÜNE
Ryuutama: Natural Fantasy Role Play
The Darkest Age
Monster Manual (D&D 5e)
Versions
Pg. 1
Nick: 
PDF Version 0.3
Publisher: 
Year: 2011
Electronic (PDF, DOC, eBook, HTML, etc.)
40 pages
Size: A4
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

User summary:
Small But Vicious Dog is a mashup of Moldvay/Cook B/X D&D and WFRP 1e. The rules are available from the designer's blog and consist of separate cover and body documents. The cover includes a cover page (blank), title page and table of contents, the body document contains the rules alone.

From the Introduction:
Welcome to a fantasy world where the men are Baldrick, the dwarves are punk, and the dogs are small but vicious. Welcome to a world of bawds, grave robbers, excisemen and witch hunters; a place where “Blather”, “Flee!” and “Mime” are legitimate skill choices; and where all material on the insidious threat of Chaos is officially interchangeable between settings.

Welcome (back) to the Grim World of Perilous Adventure.

Whisper it (that fanboys may not hear and descend a squealing), but for all the charm of its skewed familiar 16th century milieu and the lurking horror of Chaos, Warhammer Fantasy Role Play was little more than a modcop of classic Dungeons & Dragons. Yes, our beloved WFRP was yet another ‘fix D&D’ fantasy heartbreaker, albeit one which had the clout of the biggest name in British gaming behind it. Whole chunks of the system were lightly disguised D&D mechanics adapted to a roll under d% system1, and many setting
elements not gleefully ripped off from Tolkien, Leiber or Moorcock were already established D&D tropes by the time WFRP was published.

But that's ok. Indeed, that's part of why all right thinking people – Brits, Italians and Poles especially – love WFRP. To paraphrase a better man than I: we took an American invention, soaked it in a witches' brew of Bosch, Durer and Doré, Mervyn Peake and Tom Sharpe, Blackadder, The Young Ones, pints of bitter, cheap weed, Iron Maiden and The Damned, and then we played the hell out of it.

And that’s what this ill considered rules hack is about. Your humble author – a dirty little yahoo from a rainy, grimy, post imperial isle in the northern seas – decided to have a go at welding D&D and WFRP together. Why? So I could play games of WFRP ish misery and despair with rules of B/X ish brevity, thus achieving personal gaming nirvana. This here resulting travesty is a 90% pure game mechanics kitbash with minimal background material or context. I won’t even pretend I can précis 20 odd years of background material into 32 pages or so. If you want all that good stuff you should hunt out a copy of WFRP itself; it is worth your time.

I hope you enjoy my little love letter to *real* WFRP (the one that came complete in a single fat book). But “If you know a better hole, then go to it.”

More Information Edit | History
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: 0
Average Rating: 0.00
Standard Deviation: 0.00
Num Views: 307
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 0
Personal Comments: 0
Users Owning: 6
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.