Questions tagged [sorcerer-rpg]

For questions about Sorcerer, an occult horror/fantasy role-playing game by Ron Edwards and Adept Press first published in 2002. Sorcerer comes with no default setting, but in 2006, Judd Karlman released the "Dictionary of Mu" setting for it. Questions about the Dictionary of Mu setting should also use the [dictionary-of-mu] tag.

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What Sorcerer guidelines have changed since printing?

I've seen a few references where Sorcerer play advice has changed since the rules were published, or where Ron Edwards refers to a section of text in the main books as unhelpful. How is Sorcerer play ...
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In Sorcerer & Sword, are lopsided inhuman stats legal?

In Sorcerer & Sword, I can trade down my Humanity stat to get more Stamina or Will. So if I create a character Stamina 5 Will 4 Lore 1 Humanity 5 I can ...
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In Dictionary of Mu, how do Dictionary Reference bonuses work?

In Dictionary of Mu you can get a 1-3 die bonus for cross-referencing into the Dictionary. Can this bonus apply to Contacting/Binding/Summoning, just to Contacting, to all rituals, or to actions that ...
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In Dictionary of Mu, does the end of an epoch mean game over?

When playing in the Sorcerer setting Dictionary of Mu, when you have 20 player-authored demon entries the end of an epoch is triggered. Does this have to be a world-ending meteorite for the game to ...