Roleplay: ZOOOO Ommx BIES
ZOOOOOMMXBIES is a German Play By Post Game about a group of people trying to survive a zombie apocalypse in Sydney. The players create characters with different stats for overcoming the challenges the game master provides. The story is divided in different chapters, each featuring unique challenges which require a certain amount of characters to participate. A characterīs stats and the game masterīs dices decide wether he/she is sucessful and can continue the game or fails and has to face the consequences. Which are usually deadly for the character. Fortunately, there are also characters with certain special abilities, that can be used to influence the outcome.The game started in August 2012 and ended in September of the same year. A second season started in August 2013.
This roleplay provides examples of:
- Anyone Can Die: And many will.
- Elite Zombie: Fawyer, Alistair and Yuki had to fight one during the climax.
- Epunymous Title: The title refers to zombies and the forum which hosted this RPG.
- Heroic Sacrifice: Everybody who dies while participating in a challenge at the end of a chapter could count. However, there is also a special ability that allows a character to face a challenge all by himself, saving everybody else but dying as a reault.
- Game Master: Well, somebody has to plan the plot and roll the dice.
- Loads and Loads of Characters: In the beginning, there were more than thirty, not counting non-player characters.
- No Export for You: Unless you speak German. In that case you are free to read and enjoy it.
- Our Zombies Are Different
- Pretend We're Dead
- The Virus