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A few months ago I picked up Pits & Perils from Olde House Rules. It’s modeled after the numerous war games-turned-fantasy RPG campaigns that proliferated during the early 1970s.

At the time, I also happened to read a bunch of John Arendt‘s posts from the Black City Project. John explains the Black City as follows:

The vision behind the project is to create a “weird horror” megadungeon, that blends the standard D&D tropes with aliens and elements of sci fi fantasy, a touch of H.P. Lovecraft, and a heaping helping of Vikings.

I was inspired to start making a mashup of the Pits & Perils rules with the Black City campaign setting. I’ve kind of abandoned my earlier Dwarven Glory game, so I figure I’ll post my Black City teaser here in case the whim ever takes me to run it…

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