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Mythos 0.2

Mythos: The Dramatic Role-playing Game.

By and by I will be presenting the role-playing system I use in my games.

A role-playing/storytelling system

The system is relatively simple and is inspired by The Window, D6 and Risus. It only uses six-sided dice.

A skill or trait are ranked in levels and they range from 1-7+.

1              Poor
2              Below Average
3              Average, Mediocre
3+            Competent
4              Above Average, Skilled, Good
5              Excellent, Very Good
6              Superb, Remarkable, Master
7              Grandmaster, Incredible
7+            Unbelievable

Most humans have attribute/traits on a scale of 1-5. It matches the convention of rating something on a 1 to 5 scale. Thus, 1 is poor, 2 is below average, 3 is average, 4 is good or above average, while 5 is very good.

Values of 6 and 7 are there to represent characters who are significantly above the norm and while rare you do come across characters with 6 in some trai…