GURPS The Prisoner Roleplaying In The Village [David Ladyman, Steve Jackson ] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The authorized. GURPS The Prisoner has 29 ratings and 1 review. The authorized roleplaying worldbook for The Prisoner, the classic British series starring Patrick McGooh. Authorised roleplaying worldbook for The Prisoner, the classic British series starring Patrick McGoohan. It describes The Village and its inhabitants, both warders.

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It describes The Village and its inhabitants, both wardens and prisoners; covers the science available to No. Noah Antwiler rated it really liked it Aug 30, I think he gave suggestions and ranges, but not actual stats. Meera rated it really liked it Mar 07, You tne get it. Certainly doesn’t suggest much in the way of roleplaying, does it? All of these are in the hands of the masters played by the GM.

There is one brief game mechanic how to play the game Kosho – the rest is source material that could be used with any game. I supported because… “I’m hoping to donate enough to become an honorary Bruce. A short Adventure introduces guros party of prisoners into The Village. Akira Okawada marked it as to-read May 09, Also included is a bibliography of Prisoner materials, synopses of all seventeen episodes, and an introductory game adventure called: Jonathan Hill added it Jan prisooner, The “It’s Your Funeral” adventure will be the most straightforward of the lot if anything in The Village can be said to be straightforward.

I am a free man! As usual, the solo adventure doesn’t require the worldbook for play, but if you GM it, you’ll probably want to refer to the worldbook, also. GeekGold Bonus for All Supporters at year’s end: You are Number 6. At one point he mentions that he assumes every inconsistency in the series was intentional.


GURPS Prisoner

It also covers the weird sciences available to No. Page 1 of 2. Also includes a bibliography of Prisoner material and synopses of all seventeen episodes. Frankly, a solo adventure of this sort prisonr a pain to write; we hope the effort proves worthwhile.

GURPS The Prisoner Designer’s Article

However, the most interesting things I have to say in that respect are included in the book’s Introduction, so I’ll spend a few minutes here describing the book to you and perhaps convince you to check it out.

He sort of talks about using it in multiple genres, but doesn’t go into too much detail. Wayne Twitchell marked it as to-read Apr 06, And, as I write this, Steve Beeman and I are finishing the first of what we hope to be three adventure supplements. In some respects, The Village is th as a roleplaying arena — it is less than half a mile across, its buildings and people are fairly mundane, and PCs don’t have access to much in the way of magic, superpowers or firearms.

Kelly marked it as to-read Oct 19, It is a very fun read, but I don’t know if it’s worth the eBay price anymore. Learn More I supported because… “I’m gudps to donate enough to become an honorary Bruce. They pretend to be constantly exchanging secret messages, devising elaborate plans, and in general keeping warders chasing non-existent plots. And, of course, my name at least half an inch tall!


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Find More Posts by AmesJainchill. Scott von Berg rated it liked it Feb 08, It’s actually a small book.

That would be telling. This first one, “The Schizoid Man,” is based on the television episode of the same name. Meanwhile, a double for the PC has entered Village life, as part of No. Ernest rated it it was amazing Jan 14, Uh, when I get home I can compile this for you.

Who do I trust? I’m a fan of the series, so I’d like to know what is in it. Cal Godot rated it really liked it Apr 07, Travis rated it really liked it Feb 20, Dragon Issue – Feb Return to Book Page.

gurpps However, there are significant differences between the adventure and the episode, so even if you’ve memorized the episode, you’ll still experience this adventure properly — never quite sure what is real or who you can trust. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The short midgety one, or the tall one with the knockout gas sprayer thing he stuffs in the keyhole in the intro which I thought was really nifty when I first saw it, BTW?

One of the most important things to do in a Prisoner game is to keep the PCs off their balance. He is a spy who suddenly prisonee without explanation; he is soon kidnapped and taken to The Village until he reveals why.