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Add ons

If you already are a Blacksad: The Roleplaying Game’s backer, perhaps you should take some time to take a look to our add-ons. If you want any of these additional rewards, simply increase your total pledge amount by the value indicated. We will confirm which add-ons rewards you’ve chosen via BackerKit surveys after the campaign has [...]

2020-02-14T10:10:17+01:00February 14th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Is there something new in this edition?

Some of you are asking if there is something new in this edition of Blacksad: The Roleplaying Game, the first one in English. This is a revised edition of the corebook. If you have the original edition (in Spanish), you’ll find some tweaks and minor changes here and there to make it even better, but most [...]

2020-02-13T13:58:29+01:00February 13th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Morality

The fight with oneself, the conflict between doing the right thing or taking the easy road is one of the main themes in noir fiction. How Blacksad: The Roleplaying Game explores this struggle? The Conscience stats are a scale for the character’s moral integrity. Characters with high stats are very self-confident; they follow a strict moral [...]

2020-02-11T13:30:20+01:00February 12th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Funded!

Thank you! Thanks to all of you! We have funded the printed edition of Blacksad: The Roleplaying Game, but that doesn’t mean our investigation has ended.  What now? Now that we’ve reached our main goal it’s time to unveil some stretchgoals. Every detective needs cases, so it’s time to get some additional mysteries to solve for [...]

2020-02-11T15:20:34+01:00February 11th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Every detective needs a crime…

Every detective needs some mysteries to solve, so Blacksad: The Roleplaying Game corebook includes several cases so the players can get to the bottom of them: An Indian’s Luck is a full fledged story where the characters are contacted by a gambling tycoon to investigate his mischievous partner in the management of the Lakeside Lucky casino. [...]

2020-02-10T10:53:13+01:00February 10th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Iconic Characters

One of the most attractive features of Blacksad comics is its carefully developed characters. Here, nothing is black or white, everyone has a complex morality in nuanced shades of grey. From the moral ambiguity of Blacksad himself to racist chiefs of police or vengeful wives. Blacksad: The Roleplaying Game includes the stats of the main characters [...]

2020-02-07T14:00:46+01:00February 7th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Character Sheet

All characters are represented by a series of game features. In the case of playing characters, this information is presented on the character sheet. The character sheet has the following features: - Concept: A one-phrase summary of the character, consisting of three elements: the character's animal species, occupation, and circumstance (character's present state). For example, John [...]

2020-02-06T14:46:24+01:00February 6th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

The Animals of Blacksad

In Blacksad, the animals might look like they have been picked randomly but if we take a closer look we’ll see that they have a predominantly narrative purpose. They are a metaphor of the role they are going to play within the story. This enables us to recognize the character and even part of their story [...]

2020-02-07T09:35:05+01:00February 4th, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |

Welcome to Blacksad: The Roleplaying Game

Blacksad: The Roleplaying Game Kickstarter has launched. You can become a backer here. These are the troubling years between the Second World War and the Cold War. The world is a noir film where anthropomorphic animals play the role of weary detectives, brutish goons or mischievous femme fatales. Welcome to the world of Blacksad, the award [...]

2020-02-05T10:42:12+01:00February 3rd, 2020|Categories: Crowdfunding, News|Tags: |