Monthly Archives: February 2020

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Sceneries

The sceneries are a vital part in any noir story. Sometimes they’re characters themselves. As game master, you bring the scenery to life, describe it and make it real in the players’ minds. This is something so important for the story as building a case worthy to be investigated. Blacksad stories include many specific sceneries that [...]

2020-02-26T12:40:05+01:00February 27th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Blacksad: The Roleplaying Game Quickstart!

You've been asking about it, so Blacksad: The Roleplaying Game Quickstart is available in PDF right now. This quickstart includes everything you need to play: the basic rules to create your own characters and all the systems needed to tell your own noir stories in the world of Blacksad. It also includes a short adventure and [...]

2020-02-26T13:59:17+01:00February 26th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Combat

One of the most important elements in the Blacksad stories is combat. Violence is one of the key ingredients in the noir genre, and in the Blacksad roleplaying game we have opted for a quick system in order to represent this. This system is born from the basic game mechanics we’ve seen and it is nurtured [...]

2020-02-23T09:54:11+01:00February 25th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Second Stretch Goal Unlocked!

Thanks to all of you we have unlocked a second case! Unlocked 10,000€ - Black Leather & Red Blood For the second case, we will translate into English Black Leather & Red Blood, a story written by Pablo Claudio Ganter, that originally appeared in Nivel 9 Magazine #11: The newspapers talk about protests, inter-community conflicts, the [...]

2020-02-23T09:55:31+01:00February 24th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Iconic characters 2

The world of Blacksad features so many interesting characters that we want to share all of them with you. The characters from the comic books pages can be your allies, your enemies or the suspects in your cases. Or you could play any of them in your games. These are only the character sheets of three [...]

2020-02-13T09:42:27+01:00February 21st, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Health

In the violent stories of film noir, the lives of characters always hang by a thread. An argument can unleash a violent bar fight with broken bottles and a chase can culminate into deadly gunfire. The violence in Blacksad becomes very present and, therefore, the mortality of these stories. Resistance stats These represent the character’s vigor, [...]

2020-02-17T10:12:07+01:00February 20th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

First Stretchgoal Unlocked!

We’ve reached our first stretchgoal. A new case to solve: Unlocked! 7,500€ - The Price of Love We will add more stories for Blacksad: The Roleplaying Game. For the first case, we will translate into English The Price of Love, a case written by Pablo Claudio Ganter y Andrea Iglesias, that originally appeared in Nivel 9 [...]

2020-02-19T10:33:00+01:00February 19th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Little updates!

Hello little detectives! We keep working to have all your rewards ready for you. The book and the extras are going to print right now (if you've caught any mistake or errata this is the last chance for us to fix it before is printed). We know you wanna see the unlocked extras. So we've shared [...]

2020-02-17T10:44:52+01:00February 18th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Aspects

Every Blacksad character has shades that make them unique, and not only because they’re anthropomorphic animals, but also because they have a series of singularities that talk about their background. This is represented as aspects. These aspects aren’t only descriptive elements, rather, they synthesize in one sentence the story of the characters and the places they [...]

2020-02-13T09:21:34+01:00February 17th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |