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Jozis Tin Man Supporting Member of TMP27 Aug 2017 8:18 a.m. PST

Playtesting parts of my convention game with Astounding Tales 2. Enjoy!


nnascati Supporting Member of TMP27 Aug 2017 12:23 p.m. PST

How does Astounding Tales play as compared to Pulp Alley?

Jozis Tin Man Supporting Member of TMP27 Aug 2017 3:58 p.m. PST

Not sure, I have owned Pulp Alley fr several years, but never taken it for a test drive. I think they are pretty similar, but Astounding Tales is more dependent of having a good Director / Game Master, and works really well for running games where the players may be unfamiliar with the rules or in large settings, as you can run it almost RPG-like. "Tell me what you want to do now…"

I suggest you grab a copy from Wargames Vault, even if you don't play it it is chock full of great ideas. They also have scenario packs you may find useful.


I need to print out the

deflatermouse28 Aug 2017 3:44 a.m. PST

Wow, look at that plane. Must take 50 mechanics to shine it up…

Jozis Tin Man Supporting Member of TMP28 Aug 2017 4:15 a.m. PST

Or one Doc Savage! What do you think his horde of Mayan gold goes to? Getting his planes detailed, of course.

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