Brittannia Game Designs has released a PDF containing the essential rules for the fifth edition of the Chivalry and Sorcery roleplaying game. You can dip your toes into the classic medieval game to get a feel for the proceedings. The 76 page Chivalry and Sorcery Basic Rules are available in PDF at DriveThruRPG for $1.99.
About the book:
For those who Fight and those who Pray, For those who Toil and those who Enchant.
Chivalry & Sorcery Basic
These basic rules are intended to give an introduction into Chivalry & Sorcery with a stripped back character generation.
Chapter 1: Introduction starts out with a scope of the book and briefly covers what a role playing game is.
Chapter 2: Basic Game Mechanics is the nuts and bolts of the Chivalry & Sorcery system.
Chapter 3: Character Generation breaks down the 3 steps of the character creation process, from choosing your Social Class to choosing a Vocation.
Chapter 5: Skills provides information on over 50 different skills.
Chapter 6: Combat and Spellcasting revolves around the 15-second Combat Round and the spending of Action Points to carry out actions. This chapter also covers Spellcasting.
Chapter 7:Magick covers learning spells, and practicing magick.
Chapter 8: Spells are categorized in 10 different groups, from Elemental Magick to Wards and everything in-between.
Chapter 9: Clerical Acts of Faith details Acts of Faith that Clerica can call upon.
Chapter 10: Bestiary a colelction of creatures for you to use in adventures.
Chapter 11: Equipping your Character
Chapter 12: Level Advancement & awarding experience