Welcome to Greg Stafford's World of Glorantha
Glorantha is a mythic world of mortals and gods, myths and cults, monsters and heroes. In Glorantha, the Runes permeate everything, and mastery of Runes allows astonishing feats of bravery and magic. Glorantha is an ancient world, and has known many ages, but now it is at the brink of the greatest conflict it has ever known… the Hero Wars.
Glorantha is the setting of RuneQuest, one of the oldest and most influential roleplaying games ever published. This Quickstart collects all the essential rules for RuneQuest: Roleplaying in Glorantha and presents them in abbreviated form. Use this booklet to start playing immediately, and to discover the improvements to the system. These game rules and a new adventure — The Broken Tower — preview the newest edition of RuneQuest, developed in close consultation with the designers and authors of the original RuneQuest and of Glorantha.
The Broken Tower, set in the heart of the Dragon Pass, is suitable for up to 5 adventurers and one gamemaster, complete with all the rules needed to play.
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"This is a book I will buy when it’s out fully. The combat is fun and new. The world is a novel place for me to throw my players... I want more, so this book’s got me hooked." - Throat Punch Games - Ringside Report
: "RuneQuest: Roleplaying in Glorantha – Quickstart and Adventure does exactly what it sets out to do ...it does this not just for a single Free RPG Day, but for the foreseeable future." - Reviews from Rl'yeh
"...an excellent introduction to the core rules and basic gameplay" - Shattered Ravings
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We have some great guidance to help you run the adventure. Gamemasters should go here to read it online, but players should wait until they get a chance to experience the adventure.
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You can download the errata for the printed version here. The digital version is up to date with the errata included.
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