The Hotness
Games|People|Company
Legacy of Dragonholt
All Flesh Must Be Eaten Revised Edition
Star Wars: The Roleplaying Game 30th Anniversary Edition
Gamma World
Gamma World: Gamma Knights
Stonehell Dungeon: Down Night-Haunted Halls
Maze of the Blue Medusa
Tunnels & Trolls Rulebook (5th Edition)
Midnight (Second Edition)
The Tools of Ignorance
Tales from the Loop
The Death Knight's Squire: A 5E Solo Gamebook
Original Adventures Reincarnated #1: Into the Borderlands
Dungeons & Dragons Basic Set (Second Edition)
F.A.T.A.L.
Player's Handbook (D&D 5e)
The End of the World: Revolt of the Machines
Hunger in the Void
Kids on Bikes
Book of Demons
The Star Wars Roleplaying Game - Revised Edition
Dungeons & Dragons Set 1: Basic Rules
Prince Valiant: The Storytelling Game
Das Schwarze Auge: Abenteuer Basis-Spiel (1st edition)
The Great Pendragon Campaign
S4: The Lost Caverns of Tsojcanth
Heart of Ice
Microscope
Fate Core System
Petty Gods
Dungeons & Dragons Starter Set
The End of the World: Alien Invasion
The Dungeon Alphabet: Expanded Fourth Printing
Pathfinder Society Scenario 9-00: Assault on Absalom
Scum and Villainy
Zombie World
Fiend Folio
Birthright Campaign Setting
Dungeons & Dragons (Woodgrain Box & White Box Sets)
Dungeons & Dragons Basic Set (First Edition)
Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Core Rulebook
Treasure of Talon Pass
Slipstream
Space 1889: Red Sands
Hollowpoint
The Quiet Year
Dungeon Master's Guide (D&D 5e)
FAITH: The Sci-Fi RPG – Core Set
Blades in the Dark
Echoes of Glory: Ruritania's World Cup 1966
Versions
Pg. 1
Nick: 
PDF 3rd Edition
Publisher: 
Year: 2003
Electronic (PDF, DOC, eBook, HTML, etc.)
58 pages
Size: Letter
English
View
Corrections
Link Image
Description Edit | History

From the Introduction:

Divus Ex is a roleplaying game. Players take on the roles of
powerful gods and goddesses in other universes ranging from mythological Greece to the fantasy world of the Mystic Domain.

If you're reading this, you probably know what a roleplaying game is. While most roleplaying games are played around a table, with a arranging a plot or scenario for his players to wind their way through, Divus Ex is a little different.

First off, Divus Ex is best played as a "Semi-Live Roleplaying Game," or even as a full live-action roleplaying game. Each player becomes an actor, roleplaying a deity or archon, and like an actor, all of the personality quirks of the god should be performed. Breaks are occasionaly taken for the Fate-Decider, the person who runs the game, to announce events and handle any rules questions that may come up. Unlike other RPGs, the Fate-Decider's primary job is not to set a scene and invisibly guide the players through the adventure, but to be a player himself. As Fate, his role is literal; he is very powerful and omnipotent, but the players are ultimately out of his control. He is definitely not omniscient.

The Fate-Decider has little control over time in Divus Ex. The game moves forward at a steady rate. Usually one year of game time equals one hour of gameplay.

Divus Ex is not a game about slaying monsters, recovering treasure, and saving the day. Gods have no need for any of that. Instead, Divus Ex is a game about politics. Influence and strength is what gods desire, and the only way to get it is at the expense of other gods. The most successful gods are the ones who know when to use diplomacy, when to rely on intrigue, and when to throw that all aside and flex some divine power.

Finally, unlike many RPGs, Divus Ex isn't necessarily cooperative. Each player has his own goals, and must be selfish in accomplishing them. This doesn't mean alliances, or even long-lasting friendships, can't be formed. All gods, however, should always keep their own best interests at heart.

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
1 Divus Ex - Rulebook
The latest version (2003) of the Divus Ex rules.
English
2017-06-09
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: 799
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
Similarly Rated: View
Avg. Game Weight: 0.0
Fans: 1
Personal Comments: 0
Users Owning: 1
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.