Basic Roleplaying: Universal Game Engine has been released under the Open RPG Creative license (“ORC License”) for others to use.
Note: The final ORC license has not been released yet, but a draft is available. The final version will govern the BRP Universal Game Engine.
Once the ORC license has been finalized, it will appear on the chaosium.com website as well. The final ORC license governs any use of the BRP Universal Engine.
You can download the draft license PDFs below.
ORC AxE (Answers and Explanations)
Use the BRP: Universal Engine Notice (below - subject to change) as the required notice under the ORC License terms and conditions.
BRP: Universal Game Engine Notice
This product is licensed under the ORC License held in the License of Congress at TX000 [number tbd] and available online at various locations including www.chaosium.com/orclicense, www.azoralaw.com/orclicense, www.gencon.com/orclicense and others. All warranties are disclaimed as set forth therein.
This product is the original work of Chaosium.
If you use our ORC Content, please also credit us as follows:
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With a very few exceptions (trademarked terms), the text of BASIC ROLEPLAYING: UNIVERSAL GAME ENGINE is available for personal and commercial use under the ORC license. The reproduction of artwork, illustrations, graphic design, and trade dress from this book for the purposes of personal or corporate profit, by photographic, optical, electronic, or other media or methods of storage and retrieval, is prohibited.