The art, font, and layout is more reminiscent of ad&d and judge's guild magazines than anything put out recently. The artwork in the book is great and brings back a lot of fond memories.
The funnel allows players to create character backgrounds on the fly as part of playing. If you are tired of rpgs where everyone min/max's superhero type characters who never die, this is for you. Except for the weird dice, of course.
Game is worth it for the fumble and crit tables and the art. This hefty black & white tome gets to the meat of the game quickly and begs you to tinker and change things if you want!
This is a modern system with the flavor and personality of a late 70s tabletop game without the outdated mechanics of one. The old school flavor is nice, yet the game maintains it's own unique feel. Its retro, but without the odd outdated bits.
Magic swords have their own minds and will often try to wield you. Halflings use and regenerate luck like a thief though not as well. In exchange, halflings have a natural ability to dual wield weapons. All elf characters traffic in sordid deals with ... Read More
All spells are randomly determined by rolling on tables. It seems unfair that wizards get all this attention that clerics or fighters don't. The failure of a caricature in the illustration of the unfunny parodies that are the troll lords are a particu... Read More
The instructions are easy to follow and the rules are simple enough that a three-year-old can truly understand the game and even explain it to others. My 4 year old likes this game. I love that it doesn't have many pieces and easy travel, she takes it... Read More
The players have to use as small otter toy with their hand to collect little shells. Children take turns spinning a spinner to determine if they will pick up shells, throw back shells, or press their luck with otto the octopus. The otter tongs are gre... Read More
Ei games are some of our kids' favorites, and i think they're beautifully illustrated. This is honestly the cutest game i have ever seen. My niece absolutely loves board games.
Sophie’s seashell scramble comes in a unique seashell shaped, high quality box. Great for ages 3-6 yrs. Our son also enjoys doing a 'voice' for sophie and it's amusing to us, and to him. Our granddaughter sophia truly believes this game was designed f... Read More
Animal clamp/tweezer game is great for hand-eye mastery. My son is in occupational therapy for his hands. It was recommended by an ot for hand strength to improve the ability to hold a pen/pencil correctly.
Says it’s a game that promotes matching. The 1st box i got had several broken and missing pieces.
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