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Somewhere in the galaxy... the stars are always right!

This 19 page sourcebook shows you how to inject some horror into your favorite sci-fi game, or use your favorite horror game for a sci-fi one-shot. Drawing on source material from Aliens to Lovecraft, it details four archetypal Alien Threats, a trio of Outer Gods, and a ready-to-run scenario called "Project Carcosa."

Also featured is a new game mechanic for getting your players to inflict horror upon themselves! It's designed as an add-on to any game system, but can also be used as a stand-alone, rules-lite RPG.

Whether you're looking for a last minute Halloween game, a convention one-shot, or a new kind of horror RPG for jaded veterans, Dark Stars is always right!

 
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June 17th, 2006
There are actually three parts thrown together in this supplement: The "Sarcifices" mechanism to emulate horror that can be used with your favourite system, a discussion of a couple of monsters that fit in a horror sf setting and and an adventur [...]
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December 15th, 2004
Excellent little one shot scenario. The content does rather limit the use but with the right crowd it would work very well. Can't comment in too much detail or I'd give the game away! QUALITY: Acceptable VALUE: Satisfied [...]
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November 18th, 2004
I expected more. It is cheap and smll, but I have gotten used to having something I can enjoy or really use in my games. Unfortunatly this one merely borrows mosters from Cthluhu, gives some not-so-imaginative plot ideas for them, then ends with an uninsp [...]
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