Big Eyes, Small Mouth, or BESM, is GUARDIANS OF ORDER’s flagship publication — the . your game into an adventure in the Sailor Moon RPG universe. Download BESM – Sailor Moon RPG & Resource Book. The Sailor Moon Role-Playing Game and Resource Book [-. 1 . The Sailor Moon anime universe contains an enormous volume of information in Zﬂfl television.
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MacKinnon essentially meant the rules to be a guideline and a set of tools you could fall back on when your freeform role-play left questions unanswered. I have a cousin who, when she gets a couple of years sailot, will probably be getting a set of Sailor Moon tapes, some Sailor Moon manga, and a copy of this book.
A great deal of care has gone into constructing the yoma so that they behave exactly as they do in the television series. Guardians of Order Cost: Then he virtually disappeared, and almost no one was able to contact him for a while, even some people who knew him personally and had his phone number. As a consequence, it kind of goes without saying that I have strong opinions on Guardians of Order. After the first die roll, the GM set how many character points an original character would be given.
I had no worries about the game itself which uses a specially modified version of the TriStat engine used in Big Eyes, Small Mouthbut with the source material: Complex of Zombies Adventure: I feel rather limited by the fact that the only picture they have are of the characters from the animated series itself.
There is actually one exception to this: The Complete Book of Yoma: For starters, the page character sheet is absolutely wonderful.
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Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: It is the first such resource book published for Sailor Moon in the States, and it is a wonderful resource. In moin case, the world of Amber has been twisted and distorted in any number of interesting and original ways. Although I find its system to be tremendously innovative, what draws me back to the game time and time again is the setting.
Anyone with even a minimal amount of exposure to Sailor Moon will know that the basic structure of any given episode is simple: Fifth, and finally, the Sailor Moon RPG acts as an excellent introductory volume for roleplaying — particularly for young girls and fans of the Sailor Moon anime and manga. A digression is called for.
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The diary itself is done really nicely. On the other hand, since there are attributes which modify the basic stats, you can get the sialor result through indirect means. Fourth, I think that the Sailor Moon universe has tremendous flexibility and potential. Books Sailor Moon in North America. Each yoma is described with: They just might surprise you.
You would have to handle a second pool of points and a second set of character traits, with the added bonus that the point costs of the traits was in a single column of a separate table. Nothing extra is required to play, but everything becomes an addition to your game. The text is liberally sprinkled with highly appropriate selections from the manga and anime, including a full color section of pin-ups.
For whatever reason the basic Amber canon, as described by Zelazny, functions only as a starting point for a host of variation.
For example, a character with a level 3 Physically Attractive attribute might be very good looking and attract people to them, and this could increase their body stats.
Guardians of Order was also around at the time of the d20 boom, and their main contribution to such was BESM d It also was problematic for what little shreds of game balance the rules had, and among other things there were combat skills that were effectively redundant with certain Attributes.
The basic way to roleplay was to roll two six-sided dice. The system was very simple, and basically consisted of the book itself which was used by the GM as a guidea paper, a pencil, and two six-sided dice. For their original works they made good use of art from talented fan artists with a few misstepsand by and large their books were very pretty. The best character sheets done for any game, ever. FUNimation has relicensed the whole Tenchi franchise and will be reissuing it in chunks in the coming months.
At the end of the day it does precisely what every supplement should do: And that about does it as far as customization goes.
The resulting charts noon be used to actually randomly generate a yoma — or you can use the charts as a quick reference for designing your own basic yoma packages. With this information you of course get a standard monster manual entry for every yoma, but you also get a strategy section on how they can be defeated, and also adventure hooks on how to design a story around them. These tended to have less depth, and the selection of titles was weird moin a little random.
This includes the Cardians and the Droids, who are not, strictly speaking, yoma.
BESM – Sailor Moon RPG & Resource Book
I have already considered several interesting possibilities including one in which the Sailor Moon manga and anime series are a set of propaganda films distributed by the evil Sailor Senshi, while the truth is that the Negaverse is fighting to protect our world from their machinations and eventual sqilor.
As I clean out my house preparing to move, I keep running into stuff from my past that many people seem to have forgotten about, that is slipping into obscurity. A simple vehicle construction system? Starting at besj top of character creation: You can probably guess how I feel about the idea of a Tri-Stat Evangelion game. If you bought the Sailor Moon RPG first, for example, you could go out and buy Big Eyes, Small Mouth and szilor the attributes there to expand the scope and depth of your game.