This precipitated a trip to the Sanguine site, which then showed me that there is a revised version of Ironclaw that has been available since the. Book of , , MB. Book of , , MB. Ironclaw , , Ironclaw is a game made by furries, for furries and about furries. It takes place in a sort of feudal european fantasy setting. Basically Furcadia.
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No one believes me, even though I speak passionately, because I rdition accused already. Characters also have skills, which are much more specific than attributes. A penalty for you is a bonus die to the other side. Poor Extremely well used and has major flaws, which may be too numerous to mention.
It would be a fantastic system if used for conflict resolution, rather than round-to-round strikes.
Still in the original factory shrink wrap, with condition visible through shrink noted. Many magic spells are weapons that are readied, thrown, then readied again. Swords and armor are still prevalent, but guns and machines are becoming much more common. It has great potential if ironnclaw is also your flavor.
So, is Ironclaw any good? – Story Games
The experience reminded me of why I left traditional games several years ago. Captain Thark I’m just looking for games that have an interesting take on the whole anthro thing. Flaws are either external inflicted on you once per session or every other session iroclaw internal must be role-played out.
I heard the new edition Squaring the Circle was supposed to be a faster combatwise than the older editions, and was the one I was looking at specifically, which perhaps I should have clarified.
Coming from the perspective of story gamers first and foremost? Every character has at least six Traits: Let me share a story with you about something that happens in real life and how IronClaw is aware of it in ways many games aren’t.
You still roll Soak dice, but now you count 4s or better as 2n point of damage, each.
Board games in this condition may be played but show little to no wear. You can get more buildpoints by purchasing Flaws.
For someone that really isn’t into anthropomorphic fantasy this also sounds like it would be a good system for doing something akin to Steven Brust’s Dragaeran books. Soon, however, I’ll have my game and be able to report on more than just design envy.
If that bothers your group check out the Variant Rules for ideas on starting with more power. Boardgame counters are iromclaw, unless noted. Once the Autarchs finally fell, everyone breathed a sigh of relief and the arts of magic were feared and hated for centuries.
So, is Ironclaw any good?
Home Recent Additions Welcome Wiki. And yeah, I think I’m going to have to work on it now. It’s a deadly combat system in which life ain’t cheap.
The Irondlaw games were an influence on my development of Cortex Plus. And I’ve got to tell you, someone pulls a sword on me, those are precisely the first two things I’m doing. Point Based allocate points to get skills, powers, etc. If you have any questions or comments regarding grading editoon anything else, please send e-mail to nobleknight nobleknight.
Is that the tone you are looking for? There were three or four immortal kings called “Autarchs” roaming around and basically using the world as their playpen. Specifically the first “point of damage,” if 2nr will, in IronClaw sends you Reeling, which means on your next round you’ve got to spend a moment getting over the fact that someone just swung a hunk of sharpened steel at your head.
If you want to play furry stuff, take a look at Mouse Guard, or buy IronClaw for the setting, and use SolarSystem for rules. So if I lose, we can back-narrate how I lost based on the highest die rolled on his side.
I could go on forever about them. And potentially, one with neat mechanics that put the fact editoin were playing as an animal-like humanoid at the forefront.