The revised edition of The One Ring Roleplaying Game is in gaming stores in both the US and the UK today, so make sure you take a look!
In the run up to the release of The One Ring, we shared some insights into the design and look of the game in this series of previews. If you’re interested in a particular aspect of the game, want to find out why we’ve designed the game the way we have done or just want to find more out about the game before you buy, this is the best place to start.
We also have an FAQ about the revised edition here and a series of downloads for the game, including the new character sheet, here. We also shared a new extract from the game’s introduction yesterday, which you can find here.
About The One Ring Roleplaying Game
Smaug has been defeated, the Battle of Five Armies has been won, and Bilbo has returned to the Shire. But much danger still remains, and from the Orc-holds of the mountains to the dark and corrupt depths of Mirkwood a darkness waits, recovering its strength, laying its plans, and slowly extending its shadow…
The One Ring Roleplaying Game is based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. Chock full of incredible artwork by leading artists, including John Howe and Jon Hodgson, and with evocative rules designed by award-winning games designer Francesco Nepitello, there has never been a Lord of the Rings game that’s more evocative of Tolkien’s unique vision. Along with rich and detailed background information, rules that focus on Tolkien’s themes, character types unique to the world and a setting that changes as the Tale of Years progresses, when you play The One Ring Roleplaying Game you really feel like you are playing in Middle-earth.
This game contains:
• A complete set of rules for roleplaying in Middle-earth.
• How to create characters and make your own fellowship.
• A bestiary of enemies to face, from Giant Spiders and Orcs to Stone-trolls and Wargs.
• Advice for telling stories that evoke the spirit of The Hobbit ™ and The Lord of the Rings ™.
• Six ready-made characters and a complete adventure to get started right away.
You just need a group of players, a 12-sided dice and a handful of 6-sided dice to play!
336 pages - full colour - hard cover
The One Ring Roleplaying Game - PDF also available!