Today we’re looking at the best games you ought to have with a focus on the excellent RPGs from Crafty Games. Crafty Games have been hard at work churning out some of the most well designed work in the industry. While they may fall on the crunchier side of rules complexity, reading their games is like looking into the inner workings of a wristwatch. Even the tiniest of parts contributes to the greater whole.
Spycraft was the game that put Crafty Games on the map. If you’re looking for a ruleset that can run any modern-day action / espionage game then your search stops here. Excellent mechanics with an eye towards simulating your favorite techno-thriller / espionage tales make this a solid addition to any GM’s collection of games.
Based on the best-selling novels by Brandon Sanderson, the Mistborn Adventure Game shows that Crafty Games can do “rules light” without losing their touch. Weighing in at an impressive 585 pages, the Mistborn Adventure Game is full of information for fans of the novel and has all the rules you need to run a crew in the ash-covered world of Scadrial.
If you haven’t checked out Fantasy Craft by now, you have no idea what you’ve been missing. More than a D&D clone, Fantasy Craft offers a toolkit approach to heroic fantasy that can go from swords & sorcery to wuxia in one book. The Adventure companion expands the already formidable corebook with three new settings and a ton of new character options to make Fantasy Craft even broader.