Heroine: A Storytelling Game

Josh Jordan

What is Heroine?

Heroine is a storytelling video game encouraged through books and films like Wizard of oz., Labyrinth, Alice in Wonderland, and The Chronicles of Narnia.

You and your pals can discover a girl's fight to develop up. at the one hand, she has to beat the paranormal demanding situations of the opposite international. Will she rescue the innocents? Will she locate her means via mazes and traps? Will she live on an come across with the Antagonist who now principles the opposite global? however, she is making an attempt to depart in the back of her worry, confusion, and selfishness, in order that she will be able to learn how to be heroic. Will her time within the different international educate her approximately being shrewdpermanent, bold, and type? while she ultimately returns domestic, will the issues she has realized enabled her to beat her struggles in her average life?

How do you play Heroine?

When you play Heroine, one participant performs the Heroine. the opposite gamers take turns narrating the tale and enjoying one of many Heroine's quirky new companions.

Heroine strips projects all the way down to 3 easy feats. A heroine can try and ‘be successful’ (the default for performing clever, utilizing social activities, or appearing with honour), ‘be heroic’ (the default for clash, actual deeds or appearing bravely) or ‘take a chance’ (basically every little thing else).

Companions don’t face demanding situations, they only decide upon even if to aid the heroine (adding to the heroine’s ultimate die roll for the scene), or develop into embroiled within the heroine’s hassle and therefore chance harm (possibly subtracting from the heroines ultimate die roll). It expenditures issues to aid the heroine, and partners earn issues after they get themselves into trouble.

The narrator stocks an analogous foreign money because the partners, spending issues to inject demanding situations for the heroine to stand; and spending extra issues to have the ‘big bad’ appear.

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