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DoubleZero: More of a Remix Than a Clone

Yesterday I posted about how RPG culture is remix culture. Today I want to talk more about why I consider DoubleZero to be more of a remix than a clone. It’s a distinction that’s important to my design choices. The difference matters not just to this project, but practically everything that I’ve done up to […]

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DoubleZero: Weapon and Vehicle Statistics

There’s an elephant in the room that I need to address. The system that inspired DoubleZero leans heavily into weapon and vehicle statistics. Fans love writing up stat blocks detailing the unique benefits and drawbacks of real-world cars, guns, airplanes, and so on. That’s cool. I won’t be doing that in the Core Book, and […]

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Will There Be a DoubleZero SRD?

There will be a DoubleZero SRD (System Reference Document). It will become available shortly after the game is released. The plan is to add it to the DoubleZero info page as a free download as a plain text document. I think that it’s going to be pretty generous in terms of what will be considered […]

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Now Available: DoubleZero Info Page

There’s now an official DoubleZero info page. The game is still in development, but I wanted a place to be able to share updates. This will be the central repository for information about the skill-driven, percentile-based action thriller roleplaying game. There will be links to articles, where to purchase it, and frequently asked questions. Over […]

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Why DoubleZero is Skill-Focused

There are three reasons why DoubleZero is skill-focused. Hopefully this insight into my design choices will show why it’s a good solution for a lot of campaigns.Hopefully it will provide some additional insight into the game, and why it’s a good choice for a wide variety of campaign types. It’s Inspirations are Skill-Focused This is […]