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Unpopular Opinion: Politics in Roleplaying Settings

Everyone stand back, because I’m about to unleash my unpopular opinion about politics in roleplaying settings. Some people love the idea, because it allows them to explore possibilities in a safe and creative environment. Others hate the concept, because they prefer to keep their escapism free from real-world problems. What’s the right answer? Where is […]

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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 […]