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Bolsheviks & Borsht : the State sponsored game of civil obediance and comradeship

Arm&Hammer 40,000: The game of Epic Deoderant

HairWars: the Clipper edition
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Rhuvein: The Cross-Dressing.

Gleemax - Animated Adventures

Buried Alive - Advanced LARPing

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Vermont Vs the US - The war no one noticed..

Office Wars - Mail Room edition

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50/50 Crime Stories: A Game of Detective Roleplay

The Remembered Realms: An Individual Game for Recovering Amnesiacs

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serleran wrote:
Rhuvein: The Cross-Dressing.

Heh, this game has been played for many centuries I would guess. But currently in part of Chicago, Frisco and NY, it's very popular!
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Barns & Nobles - knights, aristocrats & any from the upper classes get to try their hand at raising pigs, chickens and goats on a farm. The challenges are many and the rewards great!
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"By the pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes:" - Macbeth
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"By the pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes:" - Macbeth

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Chainmail Chastity Chicks: We Don't Get No Satisfaction.

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Castles & Cruuuu... no wait, nevermind.

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4E D&D
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Funyuns and Flagons: Attack of the Aftertaste

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AD&D, Amish Dungeons & Dragons.

"Galstaff, ye are in a cornfield, when a moustachioed man approaches. What say ye?"

"I shun him."

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"Rules not understood should have appropriate questions directed to the publisher; disputes with the Dungeon Master are another matter entirely. THE REFEREE IS THE FINAL ARBITER OF ALL AFFAIRS OF HIS OR HER CAMPAIGN."
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Rhuvein wrote:
Barns & Nobles - knights, aristocrats & any from the upper classes get to try their hand at raising pigs, chickens and goats on a farm. The challenges are many and the rewards great!

Winners get a card for 10% off at any book store...^_~`
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Fat Dragon Games wrote:
4E D&D

I knew that at some point...

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Plane-escape: now with light up "Delay" sign included

Advanced Doubts & Disbeliefs; a cynical role-playing game

Wallpaper the RPG: with expanded rules for watching it dry
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B&B: Beans and Beer, it's a gas!

(Warning: Do not play near campfires)
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"Galstaff, ye are in a cornfield, when a moustachioed man approaches. What say ye?"

"I shun him."

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-- E. Gary Gygax
Psalm 73:26

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"Rules not understood should have appropriate questions directed to the publisher; disputes with the Dungeon Master are another matter entirely. THE REFEREE IS THE FINAL ARBITER OF ALL AFFAIRS OF HIS OR HER CAMPAIGN."
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Charlie Murphy the RPG ~ Where you too can get slapped by a faux James Brown and that be the extent of your career!

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Slave: The Ravishing: you are a slave-owner and seek to bend women to your will because in real life you can't get any.

S#!^, I just described the Gorean HTML Chat Rooms that I used to frequent!
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Dice: The Rolling - In D:TR, you roll dice. There is no reason, nor explanation, or even an idea of what dice to roll, as long as you roll them.

Day-Glo Disco Dancer: A post-modern FRPG set against a world ravaged by hippies.

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The failures of The World of Darkness -

Homeless: the Dumpster Diving

Gypsy: the Thieving
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GVL: Gnome vs. Leprechaun

Whoever wins, we lose

It's our planet, it's their war

The enemy of my enemy . . . is my friend

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"By the pricking of my thumbs, Something wicked this way comes:" - Macbeth

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TMNE: Teenage Mutant Ninja Emos

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Rigon wrote:
TMNE: Teenage Mutant Ninja Emos

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Wait, aren't those the New Elves by WotC?

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This Old House RPG. The New Yankee Workshop supplement coming soon!
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Bunnies & Burroughs--Exploring the Playboy Mansion during Hef's youth--the Hyborean Age!
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Innocent: you did nothing wrong!

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House Party ~ the Role-Playing Game

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Peasants & Pottage
aka Harnworld
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Lawyers: The ambulance chasing edition
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Fat Dragon Games wrote:
4E D&D

You mean 3e, of course, 4e WILL fail, but it hasn't yet....
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Harry Porker: Gerbil of Fire edition. . .

This one really gets you in the end.
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Mortal Kombat: LARP Edition. Due to the unfortunate demise of the design team this game never made it very far in development.
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