RPG Encyclopedia: Norwegian
- 1st ed by Torbjørn Lien (1999) Lovehulen Spilldesign
A Norwegian-language fantasy RPG setting, in a world with no
elements from traditional fantasy. Ácin Dambágin
is "the land to the East, beyond the great ocean which no one
may cross. Dambágin is the land of the Guardian, eternally
illuminated by the light of the One. From here mankind is
guarded; from here history is changed; from here the Guardian one
day will return to the world to settle all things and destroy the
Enemy for ever. And then he will take mankind home to the
- 1st ed by Jon Sagberg (unknown) unknown
A small-press Norwegian-language RPG. It is a universal system
with two minimal settings: one in the 4th century, and one in a
cyberpunk future. It includes a number of tongue-in-cheek
tables (such as random sexual orientation including "fish").
It includes a magic system with an extensive list of spells.
- 1st ed by Matthijs Holter (2004) Spartacus Forlag
A Norwegian-language RPG based on Norwegian folklore and fairy-tales,
set in a fantasy version of Norway in the year 1801 -- where the
nation is under Danish rule without sovereign or flag. The setting
includes peasant life, hard times, history and national romanticism
along with a variety of supernatural creatures such as
nøkken, huldra, vetter, trolls, and nisser.
The system is a modified version of the
system. Character generation is assigning ten freeform traits
(2 great, 3 good, and 5 fair). There is a conflict rules but only
a few suggestions for how to handle combat. The single volume rules
are divided into the Player's Book, Gamemaster's Book, and the Book
- 1st ed by Tomas Mørkrid (1999) Cappelen
A fantasy-genre RPG a generic background and a simple,
straightforward system. Its web supplement, "Ulvetid", however,
is recommended for adults and advanced players, and has more
psychological depths, sex and grimness. cf. the
- 1st ed by Torbjørn Lien (1993) Lovehulen Spilldesign
A Norwegian-language diceless sci-fi RPG. It is set in a chaotic
future where intelligent machines are threatening human existence
in the whole galaxy.
- 1st ed by Tomas HV Mrkrid (1989) self-published
A Norwegian-language fantasy RPG about peaceful, semi-intelligent
creatures trying to find food, take baths, cuddle, and sleep.
The muu have no language. All actions in the game are initiated
by normal playing cards. Any conflicts are resolved by the use
of dice. The method involves strong techniques for transforming
the language used in-game into poetic Muu-phrases. The aim of the
game is to create a kind of merry harmony.
John H. Kim
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