The Hellboy Sourcebook and Roleplaying Game (abbreviated as RPG) was produced in line with GURPS Third Edition, focusing on the Lite Ruleset. It introduce. Hellboy has 63 ratings and 0 reviews. Fans of Mike Mignola’s demon-busting Hellboy can now join him, fighting evil and kicking Nazi butt! This book inclu. The Hellboy Sourcebook and Roleplaying Game is ─║Powered by GURPS,─╣ meaning that its rules are closely based on GURPS, a popular general-purpose RPG.

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Frederick Noble rated it did not like it Feb 22, It’s also a world in which a small number of heroes have existed since the s to fight these forces wherever they post a threat. In translating any setting to GURPS mechanics, you lose some of the flavor of that setting – it’s one of the reasons I am so strongly against porting Earthdawn and Shadowrun to other systems, because wnd systems are so tied to the game world that if you take them away you really lose a lot of the game – the system reinforces the setting.

Hellboy: Sourcebook and Roleplaying Game

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Matt Ryan rated it liked it Apr 13, Mage the Ascenscion books They’re also regularly tussling with Nazis. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

This is a complete game for two or more players. I was hoping d20, but it turns out that this book is based off of gurps. Click here to see the hidden message It might contain spoilers This hadn’t happened yet. That said, this is basically just a list of various “high tech” or “alt tech” devices pictured in the first five trades of Hellboythe sort of thing a PC can start out with if they have the High Technology advantage or build if they have the Invention advantage.


The year wasand I actually own two copies of this book; one looks about the size and thickness of your average graphic novel, and the other is a “limited edition” hardback with black leather cover and embossed with red foil.

Sourceboook isn’t a page from the comic, this was an old Pyramid ad for the game. All times are GMT. Mostly the “advanced” Nazi science was just vame Tech Level ahead of its time one-off device, like the Nazi space rocket, but they did manage to get a bit of reliable weird science going, and as later series showed they weren’t the only ones. Probably the most memorable of them is Professor Doctor Herman von Klempt, of whom this book succinctly says “He always had a plan for world conquest, usually involving cybernetically enhanced apes and robot tanks.

This in turn means that agents should be prepared to investigate – engage in extended searches for clues, library research, and conversations with witness, all of which are perhaps a little too dull to depict in comics, but which can be fascinating in roleplaying game sessions.

Narzain rated it really liked it Jun 08, I Gave the Mouse a Cookie I approve of punching all three types of Nazis. Read more Read less.

Ancient History Invincible Overlord Joined: Does the GURPS system create scenes and fights that feel like those from the comic or are they operating on different base assumptions? If you need a refresher on Hellboy, check out the wiki. Brandt Bjornsen rated it liked it May 23, Refresh and try again.


Andrew rated it liked it Sep 02, James rated it really liked it May 28, Thu Gaem 27, 8: Jordan rated it liked it Apr 25, Nathan rated it really liked it Jun 17, System-wise, I’m not sure how I’d handle magic and psychics and weird science.

The book has a great dark sense of humor and gme as though it were a Hellboy comic, because of this it is a very enjoyable read and the loads of Hellboy playin make it a great sourcebook for the Hellboy world. Nazis and Other Human Foes One of the characteristic elements of Hellboy is that it makes no bones about punching Nazis, whether they be Neo- or Original flavor.

If you were tasked with designing a Hellboy RPG from scratch what would you focus on, system-wise, and would it look anything like this? This is a great book, I use to hellboh one before but lost it. So, there’s really nothing much to say about this chapter.

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I’m eagerly waiting for more of this. The book features a brand new Hellboy story by Christopher Golden.

Lobster Johnson and the Osiris Club are given hilariously short entries considering how important they later turned out to playint. Please try again later.

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I guess I playung mention that was 12 years ago, before Hellboy really started ramping up and Mignola started passing art duties onto other people with gusto, so some perspective: