Publisher: Free League Publishing
Authors: Tomas Härenstam and Andrew E.C. Gaska
Artists: Martin Grip, Gustaf Ekelund, John R. Mullaney, and Axel Torvenius
Genre: Introduction to the Alien RPG including a cinematic adventure
Price: $49.99 for the softcover or in PDF at DriveThruRPG for $19.99
I dive in to share my thoughts while paging through the new Alien: The Roleplaying Game Starter Set from Free League Publishing. The boxed set, written by Tomas Härenstam and Andrew E.C. Gaska, is available now.
So is this an excellent introduction into roleplaying in the Alien film universe? Or will this boxed set simply reduce you to crying out “Game over man! Game over!”? You’ll find out!
7:25 Paging through and discussing the rulebook
18:52 Taking a look at the dual sided map
21:11 Peeking through the adventure Chariot of the Gods
24:45 The pregenerated characters
26:35 The different cards for the game and adventure
31:18 Looking at the game tokens
32:32 Final thoughts and review score