[Runequest] Reissues was Re: Runequest Digest, Vol 30, Issue 7
lev at rpgreview.net
Thu Nov 4 19:02:32 EST 2010
On Thu, 2010-11-04 at 12:51 +0800, David Cake wrote:
> My understanding is none.
> Mongoose have released a new edition of their own RuneQuest,
> significantly different in rules, which they are calling RuneQuest 2,
> but I think everyone but them will probably be calling MRQ2 in order
> to avoid confusion.
I think that will be the case. I must admit when I first heard the
announcement I thought they were re-releasing RQII and was a little
annoyed with the naming choice. As were a number of other people;
> My understanding is that the Basic Roleplaying System
> currently offered by Chaosium
> seems to be some bits of rules from Call of Cthulhu, some
> from RQ3, with the rules for magic/other extraordinary powers from
> several different settings (Stormbringer, Hawkmoon, Elfquest,
> Superworld, etc). Several of the supplements for it look to be
> straight RQ3 reissues, though.
> Anyone taken a look at it?
Sure, I was a playtester and have a copy sitting on my shelf.
My review from rpg.net
Hope this helps,
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