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Questions tagged [supers]

For questions about “supers”, the RPG genre of superheroes and -villains, often drawing inspirations and tropes from classic and modern superhero comics.

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Burning damage in Savage Worlds

I will soon start a game of Necessary Evil, and one of my players will have the Elemental Attack (fire) superpower, and I am not completely sure if I understand the rules correctly. Anytime ...
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What GM preparation would help with a first try at Valiant Universe RPG?

I'm planning on getting a new group together to try out Valiant RPG. This is a new system to me, and a new group of players, plus I'm used to the model "1 GM, many players" so the rotating GM style ...
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RPG where everyone is an asylum resident and an ex-supervillain

I remember an RPG where all players play ex-supervillains (or just mad people who believed to be supervillians) in an asylum. They tell their stories and can be interrupted by others in a systematic ...
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How do I run a superhero game in GURPS lite 4th edition? [closed]

I was planning on making a superhero game for my friend who is new to RPGS in GURPS lite and realized that there was a severe lack of superhero powers. Yes, "Jumper" is a very superhero power but I ...
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How can I design adventures or a campaign in the genre of superheroes to encourage active players?

This is related to a previous question I had, albeit more related directly to design rather than looking for a proof of concept. I've been writing some adventures with a house-ruled version of ...
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What is an example of a Supers module/adventure that preserves/highly values player agency? [closed]

I'm asking this question because I've yet to see a Superhero adventure written in any system that doesn't read like a railroad, or have interesting choices beyond win/lose the fight and get a slightly ...