Questions tagged [tales-from-the-loop]

For questions about Tales from the Loop, a Swedish RPG designed by Nils Hintze and based on the art of Simon Stålenhag. First published in 2017 by Free League Publishing and Modiphius Entertainment, the RPG is built upon editor/project manager Tomas Härenstam's Year Zero Engine. Players play as a group of friends in the 1980s, aged 10-15, who encounter Mysteries and come across beings that exist because of the Loop, an underground particle accelerator.

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Is Tales From the Loop starter set suitable for 9 year old kid?

I just bought a starter set for Tales From the Loop game. I plan to play it with two friends. They have a smart 9 years old son, who regularly beats us at board games. He has some difficulty reading, ...
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How do I prevent players following a dead end for too long? [closed]

I could use some suggestions on how to deal with in game events when I specifically don't want players to waste time pursuing an objective, either because it is: A) a dead end or B) they aren't ...