|Only two few days left!
Games and Col. Lou Zocchi bring you a unique
polyhedron and 50 ways to use it in your fantasy
and sci-fi RPG's! They're running a Kickstarter
to create a 112-page book of uses for the
50-sided die, to be shipped with said die.
Gaming pioneer Col. Lou Zocchi, creator of the
100-sided die and inductee into the Adventure
Gaming Hall of Fame, has a long history with
unique polyhedrons. He shares an interest in
dice with Goodman Games founder Joseph Goodman.
At a recent game convention, Lou and Joseph were
talking about dice. Lou showed Joseph his
50-sided die, a large heavy polyhedron that
resembles a child's top. As with all things Lou
sells, the die has a fun origin story. It was
created long ago in a failed scheme to profit
from the Wisconsin state lottery, and Lou came
into possession of a great number of surplus
50-sided dice when the original creator divorced
and was forced to liquidate his
talking to Joseph, Lou lamented the lack of
games that utilize the D50. "It's a fun die
and more gamers would buy it if it had more
uses in the games," said Lou.
thought Joseph. "I can do something about
112-page book has more than 50 ways to use a
D50. (55, to be exact.) You can also use the
book by rolling d% (d100) and dividing by 2.
But let's face it...rolling a D50 is a lot
by the usual gang of strangely creative
Goodman Games authors, Fifty Fantastic
Functions for the D50 will enrich any
fantasy, horror or science fiction game. And
it's just plain fun. Get your D50 and start
rolling on entries such as these:
- 50 Super-Scientific Treasures
- 50 Meaningful Motivations for
- What has it gots in its'
pockets? 50 Pickpocketing Results
- D50 Assassin Generator
- 50 Gems for your Glittering
- 50 Potent Poisons
- 50 Oddities Found in the
- 50 Dungeon Doors...and What
Lies Beyond Them
- And many more!
is almost over. You have only a couple days
left to get in on the action. Secure your D50
and book now! If you act quickly, you can
still get the book and die in time for
Christmas. They'll make a great gift for the
gamer in your life!