The two-time Origins Award nominated multi-genre Japanese anime RPG is now available in a more compact Revised Second Edition format! BESM is inspired. From the back cover: In the myriad realms of imagination there are an infinite number of worlds waiting to be discovered. BESM Second Edition helps you. Guardians of Order: Big Eyes, Small Mouth () A generic engine focusing on the “anime” medium. The game uses the Tri-Stat system in its D6 iteration.
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Another company will be publishing it and providing future support. Post as a guest Name. The only drawback is that any strong character is automatically a fast runner.
The game has sufficient mechanical depth. I’ve used BESM 2nd ed for three campaigns, two of which had one minmaxer and one of which had two.
The only complaint I have and it is a small one is the sheer overwhelming size of the book. For example, a pistol does 5 points of damage, a katana does 10, and so on.
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Showing of 10 reviews. Further I haven’t conducted any analysis of the rules, but rather did a quick google search to see if a pattern emerged in popular opinions. That is the system’s job. If this is true I think the optimization of the game may be viable– I’ll consider swcond an answer later.
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None of the BESM games seem to suit that purpose
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The book is also very colorful and filled with great art. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Thus, the numbers secoond work. Company president Mark C.
Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. The White Wolf wiki has two entries about the game, one detailing the history game license, another the setting seed from third edition. Share your thoughts with other customers.
These are supplemented by Attributes, which give the characters unique abilities. Bought this game dispite the price editioon was very pleased. The clean-cut, easy-to-learn system introduced in the first edition became wildly editipn, leading to five lucrative licenses and two incredible supplements before the second edition came out. Your ad here, right now: Instead of publishing complete games as they had done previously, the licensed books were published as ” Ultimate Fan Guides “.
Big Eyes, Small Mouth
Even better, breaking the system wide open will look setting appropriate ; It’s an anime game, and throwing half a dozen punches in a second or bringing giant mecha covered in gatling guns is actually what you signed up for, wasn’t it?
Big Eyes Small Mouth is the game for you. Well Seach no more. It takes a lot of discussion with the rest of the group and the DM to avoid ending up with a set of wildly disparate power-levels in the characters. The first edition of BESM was a bit of a clusterfuck, as it was GoO’s first release, but unlike many companies’ first releases, it was still playable and fun.
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