A custom made encumbrance system for FAITH by Ancient Man Beast (WIP)

The “Burning Prophet” known as Erik, AKA Ancient Man Beast, has shared his custom made “load limit” mechanic to regulate the number of pieces of equipment and gear that a player can carry at once. We print the full concept below, but feel free to go to the forum and offer feedback. He’s looking forward to it!

Here is my wip encumbrance system that I call Load Limit. Would appreciate any feedback or comments! I like simple encumbrance systems because it forces some strategic and meaningful inventory choices for players while not requiring too much accounting.
Load Limit– Load Limit is equal to a player’s CON + […] Read more

Scavengers of the Labyrinth – a FAITH adventure by Rui Ramalho

Welcome to this new section of the Burning Games universe, in which we´ll showcase the works created by fans of our games in all their shape and forms: new adventures, painted miniatures, maps… The seed of this idea came from Burning Prophet* Rui Ramalho, who has kindly shared the adventure he is living with his players.

Here’s the lowdown of his adventure, in his own words:

My adventure is simply called Scavengers of the Labyrinth. The crew is a ragtag group of misfits, just trying to make a living. I’m giving every character an arch, that I’ll tie up as we go.

We have a […] Read more

Wormholes: Fact and Fiction

In this guest article we examine the nature of wormholes, both in actual science and in the world of FAITH. It is written by Mehdi Ben Slama, our go-to expert in the field of astrophysics. He is currently writing his PhD at the Imperial College, London, on the subject of Ganymede, the largest Moon of Jupiter.

 

In actual science:

Drawing by Veronika Hubeny

Wormhole is the name given to distortions in space/time that would allow an object to traverse from a point in space to another point in space. The duration of travel could be shorter (or longer!) than the time it […] Read more