Scions, a 200 Word RPG

Scions:

Servants of the Eternals at Everything’s end, players attempt to ward off the dissolution of Chaos and serve their Eternal and themselves.

 

Eternals:

Frozen King

Combat

Protection

Stasis

Endurance

 

Automaton

Improvement

Speed

Precision

Duplication

 

Shadow Queen

Concealment

Secrets

Theft

Illusion

 

Tattered City

Scrounging

Songs

Commerce

Growth

 

CharGen

______Name_______ is a Scion of ________________ who masters ___3___, ___2___. ____2___, and cannot ___-1____ I want ____________________________

Pick an Eternal, 2 tags from your Eternal, one from another, and an inability from any Eternal. Name an item, unique and puissant. Succeed in conflict at a cost of three dice.

 

Setup

GM

Provide a pool of 30 dice.

Each player creates a place with needs. You too.

Gives an Eternal’s secret task to each Scion.

 

Conflict

When a scion might fail, they roll 2 from the pool and one tag. 4+ succeeds. GM Sets Difficulties. Players may loan 1 die, but are at -1 next roll.

When in conflict with Chaos, the GM announces a cost of failure between 1 and 3 dice removed from the pool.
In pvp, cost is 2 dice.

Scion death is reversed by Eternals.

Play ends with an empty pool and player vignettes. Uncompleted Eternal tasks = chaos reigns.

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