History BetterThanItSounds / TabletopGames

6th Jun '16 4:35:19 AM narm00
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* [[spoiler: ''TabletopGame/ElderSign'']]: Yahtzee with {{EldritchAbomination}}s.

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* [[spoiler: ''TabletopGame/ElderSign'']]: Yahtzee with {{EldritchAbomination}}s.{{Eldritch Abomination}}s.



** [[spoiler: ''Innistrad'' block]]: Humans get caught in the middle of a combination ZombieApocalypse and [[FurAgainstFang vampire-werewolf turf war]] after their guardian angel ditches them. The good news is,
she comes back. The bad news is, so does her evil counterpart.

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** [[spoiler: ''Innistrad'' block]]: Humans get caught in the middle of a combination ZombieApocalypse and [[FurAgainstFang vampire-werewolf turf war]] after their guardian angel ditches them. The good news is,
is, she comes back. The bad news is, so does her evil counterpart.
24th May '16 6:03:31 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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** [[spoiler:''{{Voltron}}'']]: A mistranslation of an old anime series that's more popular than the original gets added using the same rules.

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** [[spoiler:''{{Voltron}}'']]: [[spoiler:''Anime/{{Voltron}}'']]: A mistranslation of an old anime series that's more popular than the original gets added using the same rules.
29th Mar '16 11:51:03 AM Soldancer
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* [[spoiler: ''TabletopGame/ElderSign'']]: Yahtzee with {{EldritchAbomination}}s.
** [[spoiler: ''TabletopGame/KingOfTokyo'']]: Yahtzee with {{Kaiju}}.
** [[spoiler: ''TabletopGame/ZombieDice'']]: Yahtzee with zombies.



* [[spoiler: ''James Earnest's Totally Renamed Spy Game]]: Oddly named game due a cease and desist on the title of a previous release. You build a SupervillainLair and capture super spies, then either [[EvilGloating taunt them]] or [[JustShootHimAlready just shoot them]]. Taunt too much before killing them, and they will escape and blow up your base on the way out.



* [[spoiler: ''Lords of Waterdeep'']]: It's DungeonsAndDragons, but you play as the people in charge of the adventurers and not the adventurers themselves.



* [[spoiler: Vlaada Chvatil's ''TabletopGame/MageKnight'']]: ''HeroesOfMightAndMagic'': The Board Game.



** [[spoiler: ''Ravnica'' block]]: An epic struggle among ten factions to subvert the local bureaucracy better than each other.

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** [[spoiler: ''Ravnica'' block]]: An epic struggle among where ten factions try to subvert the local bureaucracy better than each other.



** [[spoiler: ''Innistrad'' block]]: Humans get caught in the middle of a combination ZombieApocalypse and [[FurAgainstFang vampire-werewolf turf war]] after their guardian angel ditches them. The good news is, she comes back. The bad news is, so does her evil counterpart.

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** [[spoiler: ''Innistrad'' block]]: Humans get caught in the middle of a combination ZombieApocalypse and [[FurAgainstFang vampire-werewolf turf war]] after their guardian angel ditches them. The good news is, is,
she comes back. The bad news is, so does her evil counterpart.counterpart.
*** [[spoiler: ''Shadows Over Innistrad'']]: Aforementioned angel defeats evil counterpart, [[TurnedAgainstTheirMasters turns her attention towards the "sins" of the populace]].



* [[spoiler:''TabletopGame/MaidRPG'']]: You play a [[{{Meido}} maid]]. That is all.

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* [[spoiler:''TabletopGame/MaidRPG'']]: [[spoiler: ''TabletopGame/MaidRPG'']]: You play a [[{{Meido}} maid]]. That is all.all.
* [[spoiler: ''TabletopGame/MiceAndMystics'']]: You are fantasy heroes who turn themselves into mice to stop an evil sorceress.



* [[spoiler: ''TabletopGame/{{Pandemic}}'']]: For no adequately explained reason, four deadly diseases break out simultaneously across the globe. Stop them for spreading or it's TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt.



* [[spoiler: ''Takenoko'']]: Please the Japanese Emperor by growing bamboo and feeding a panda.



* [[spoiler: ''Tsuro'']]: Dragons go for a leisurely stroll. Only one can survive.

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* [[spoiler: ''Tsuro'']]: Dragons go for a leisurely stroll. Only one can survive. Which is done by forcing the others to fall off the table.
16th Jan '16 7:38:53 AM Morgenthaler
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* [[spoiler:''{{Stratego}}'']]: Two armies play a high-casualties version of Capture the Flag, complete with StuffBlowingUp.

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* [[spoiler:''{{Stratego}}'']]: [[spoiler:''TabletopGame/{{Stratego}}'']]: Two armies play a high-casualties version of Capture the Flag, complete with StuffBlowingUp.
2nd Jan '16 2:27:03 PM Koveras
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* [[spoiler:''BetrayalAtHouseOnTheHill'']]: You and 3-5 friends are exploring a mansion. You won't know the rules of the game until the session is halfway over, and then, someone will be playing by different rules that lets them inch towards GameBreaker territory. Teamwork is both encouraged and punished.

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* [[spoiler:''BetrayalAtHouseOnTheHill'']]: [[spoiler:''TabletopGame/BetrayalAtHouseOnTheHill'']]: You and 3-5 friends are exploring a mansion. You won't know the rules of the game until the session is halfway over, and then, someone will be playing by different rules that lets them inch towards GameBreaker territory. Teamwork is both encouraged and punished.
13th Dec '15 1:04:59 PM narm00
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* [[spoiler:''[[TabletopGame/SeventhSea 7th Sea]]'']]: [[FantasyCounterPartCulture Knock-offs of 17th-century European countries]] battle for supremacy, and you're caught in the middle. Also, {{pirate}}s and [[FunctionalMagic magic]] are involved.

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* [[spoiler:''[[TabletopGame/SeventhSea 7th Sea]]'']]: [[spoiler:''TabletopGame/SeventhSea'']]: [[FantasyCounterPartCulture Knock-offs of 17th-century European countries]] battle for supremacy, and you're caught in the middle. Also, {{pirate}}s and [[FunctionalMagic magic]] are involved.



* [[spoiler:''Battletech'']]: Samurai fight Knights, in giant robots. In space.



* [[spoiler:''Battletech'']]: Samurai fight Knights, in giant robots. In space.



* [[spoiler: ''CastleFalkenstein'']]: A SteamPunk RPG where half the rulebook consists of a novella, and character creation requires you write a diary.
** Alternatively; LordOfTheRings: The RPG, as written by Jane Austen.

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* [[spoiler: ''CastleFalkenstein'']]: ''TabletopGame/CastleFalkenstein'']]: A SteamPunk RPG where half the rulebook consists of a novella, and character creation requires you write a diary.
** Alternatively; LordOfTheRings: Literature/TheLordOfTheRings: The RPG, as written by Jane Austen.



* [[spoiler: ''Chicken Caesar'']]: Chickens recreate ancient Roman politics and pad the résumés of their dead relatives.



* [[spoiler: ''Chicken Caesar'']]: Chickens recreate ancient Roman politics and pad the résumés of their dead relatives.



* [[spoiler:Dungeon Lords]]: Dig a hole in the ground, hire staff, scrape together enough money to pay wages & taxes, and try not to annoy the locals too much. Hoodlums will be along shortly to ruin all your work.



* [[spoiler:Dungeon Lords]]: Dig a hole in the ground, hire staff, scrape together enough money to pay wages & taxes, and try not to annoy the locals too much. Hoodlums will be along shortly to ruin all your work.



** Alternatively also: Most [=RPGs=] Jump the shark. This RPG waterskis (using [[{{BFS}} giant swords]] as skis) across a sea of molten lava, pulled by an [[CoolAirship Airship]] the size of an [[AirborneAircraftCarrier aircraft carrier]] using a towcable made of Magical silver, and then leaps off a ramp and does a Method 1080 Pop Shove-It over a Lava [[SharkPool Pit of evil robot super sharks]] with FrickinLaserBeams made from a [[ElementalCrafting metal sourced from the SOULS OF DEAD GODS.]]

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** Alternatively also: Most [=RPGs=] Jump jump the shark. This RPG waterskis (using [[{{BFS}} giant swords]] as skis) across a sea of molten lava, pulled by an [[CoolAirship Airship]] airship]] the size of an [[AirborneAircraftCarrier aircraft carrier]] using a towcable made of Magical magical silver, and then leaps off a ramp and does a Method 1080 Pop Shove-It over a Lava [[SharkPool Pit of evil robot super sharks]] with FrickinLaserBeams made from a [[ElementalCrafting metal sourced from the SOULS OF DEAD GODS.]]]]
* [[spoiler:''Falling'']]: You are falling from a large height for inadequately explained reasons. You win if you land last, but [[RocksFallEveryoneDies everyone dies in the end anyway]].



* [[spoiler:''Falling'']]: You are falling from a large height for inadequately explained reasons. You win if you land last, but [[RocksFallEveryoneDies everyone dies in the end anyway]].



* [[spoiler:''Fluxx'']]: Collect junk in a card game where the rules (and the goal) [[CalvinBall can change seemingly at random.]]



* [[spoiler:''Fluxx'']]: Collect junk in a card game where the rules (and the goal) [[CalvinBall can change seemingly at random.]]



* ''[[spoiler:Lord of the Fries]]'': Try to fill orders a fast-food restaurant staffed by the living dead, serving dishes made from generic ingredients.

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* ''[[spoiler:Lord of the Fries]]'': Try to fill orders at a fast-food restaurant staffed by the living dead, serving dishes made from generic ingredients.



** [[spoiler:''All Your Base'']]: The guys from above put up their own buildings and try to blow the other guy's building up. They also get even more new monsters, except these ones [[FusionDance fit]] [[CombiningMecha together]].

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** [[spoiler:''All Your Base'']]: The guys from above put up their own buildings and try to blow the other guy's building guys' buildings up. They also get even more new monsters, except these ones [[FusionDance fit]] [[CombiningMecha together]].



* ''[[spoiler: Seasons]]'': Wizards spend three years hoarding cool stuff, cool pets, and crystals while screwing over their foes.



* ''[[spoiler: Seasons]]'': Wizards spend three years hoarding cool stuff, cool pets, and crystals while screwing over their foes.
28th Sep '15 6:05:45 PM JenBurdoo
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** [[spoiler:''Munchkin D20]] and [[spoiler:''Star Munchkin D20'']]: As above, but playing an RPG instead of a card game.

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** [[spoiler:''Munchkin D20]] D20'']] and [[spoiler:''Star Munchkin D20'']]: As above, but playing an RPG instead of a card game.
28th Sep '15 6:04:52 PM JenBurdoo
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** [[spoiler:''Munchkin D20]] and [[spoiler:''Star Munchkin D20'']]: As above, but playing an RPG instead of a card game.
26th Aug '15 9:18:49 AM Willbyr
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* [[spoiler:''TabletopGame/CthulhuTech'']]: You know that ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'' / Creator/HPLovecraft crossover FanFic? Throw in some ''Anime/SuperDimensionFortressMacross'' and some ''Manga/{{Guyver}}'', and it's kinda like that. Now with added GhostInTheShell and Akira, from the companion book.

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* [[spoiler:''TabletopGame/CthulhuTech'']]: You know that ''Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion'' / Creator/HPLovecraft crossover FanFic? Throw in some ''Anime/SuperDimensionFortressMacross'' and some ''Manga/{{Guyver}}'', and it's kinda like that. Now with added GhostInTheShell ''Anime/GhostInTheShell'' and Akira, ''Manga/{{Akira}}'', from the companion book.
17th Jul '15 6:18:43 AM Andyroid
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** [[spoiler: ''Khans of Tarkir'' block]]: Five gangs inspired by an extinct animal have a turf war.

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** [[spoiler: ''Khans of Tarkir'' block]]: Five gangs inspired by an extinct animal have fight each other. Then a turf war.guy alters history so that the extinct animals are in charge.
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