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Runt: a materials free & rules-lite roleplaying system

A project in Toronto, Canada by Devon Wiersma

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A materials free, rules-lite, and genre agnostic tabletop roleplaying game system with an emphasis on storytelling and simple gameplay.
Backers: 112
Average Pledge Per Backer: $11 CAD

Funded: $1,237 CAD of $200 CAD
Dates: Jun 16th -> Jul 12th (27 days)
Project By: Devon Wiersma
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Latest News

Runt Final Weekend!

July 10th - via:
Dawn of the Second Day - 48 Hours Remain (okay, it's more than 48 but still) Hello everyone! Once again, thanks to everyone who has backed Runt so far! It's a teeny little project but I'm very happy you've found it worthwhile to back :) Just a few... (Read More)

Devlog #3: Genre Agnostic

July 3rd - via:
Hello friends! First of all I'd like to thank everyone who helped push Runt well over the $800 mark overnight! I'm glad so many people have faith in a quaint little project like Runt :)  On that note, I mentioned it in a previous update but I'll... (Read More)

A Note On Runt's Size and a Sneak Peek at Some Art!

July 1st - via:
Hello wonderful backers! I had a couple of questions asked about Runt recently I'd like to address, specifically regarding size of the project and the cost/benefit analysis of the decision in purchasing it. It's something I've wrestled with for a... (Read More)

Devlog #2: Materials Free

June 27th - via:
Hi everyone! This is the second in a series of updates where I'll discuss some general ideas and concepts which spurred Runt into existence; in this update I'll be talking a little about why I'm aiming for a materials-free system and some of the... (Read More)


June 26th - via:
Once again we blow through a stretch goal, which means that character sheets are now unlocked! We've come so far! While Character sheets aren't necessary to play a game of Runt, it always helps to have a source of storing information about your... (Read More)


June 20th - via:
HOLY MOLY I can't believe we passed our $400 stretch goal for a one pager! I look away for a few hours and suddenly we blew right through it, that's amazing! A one-pager will act as a great quick reference for remembering the basic rules and helping... (Read More)

Devlog #1: Too Many Rules!

June 20th - via:
Hi folks! This is the first in a series of updates where I'll discuss some general ideas and concepts which spurred Runt into existence, as well as some design thinking behind the system. I won't go too too much into detail on mechanics (I gotta... (Read More)

Runt is Funded!!!

June 16th - via:
Wow! Wowowow!! Thank you so much everyone, we're 110% funded from this morning to this evening! Thank you everyone for supporting Runt and getting it funded so quickly, I'm incredibly blown away by your generosity! When I put the Kickstarter together... (Read More)

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