Fashan — 4 Comments

  1. I do remember the review in Dragon. Was it in an April edition? I know for the longest time I assumed that the review was actually a April Fools joke of sorts and remember being genuinely shocked when I found out that the game actually existed.

    • It was reviewed in some other magazines, too, but I don’t recall if I read them at the time.

      But, yeah, it was in the April issue, with a lot of other satire content.

  2. I think I bought a copy of this in the last 2 years after someone in my usual RPG group told me about it. He had recently gotten it, it was on and it was cheap. I don’t remember much about it, except that character creation reminded me of the one in Aftermath! (btw I’m not being effusive – I’m pretty sure the title had an exclamation point. ) That is, it was too fiddly even for someone who used to love GURPS.

    Thanks for taking the time to do this write-up. Much like I prefer to read about people climbing mountains, but have zero desire to climb a mountain, so also is my position on making characters for 1st generation RPGS.

    • Thank you for replying! Nice to know someone reads this thing!

      Part III will be coming eventually, at the moment, my limited free weekend time has other projects demanding attention.

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