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Basic Role-Playing (BRP) is a generic game system written by Chaosium and used to power games such as Call of Cthulhu, Stormbringer, and RuneQuest.

Basic Role-Playing (BRP) is a generic game system written by Chaosium. It is a generic system, such as the d20 System or GURPS, that can be adapted to a variety of settings. It is the underlying system of a number of games, including Call of Cthulhu, RuneQuest, Stormbringer, Hawkmoon, Elric!, and Ringworld.

Basic Role-Playing was first published in the late 1970s. Its most recent release is a stand-alone book published in 2008.

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