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Stygian: Reign Of The Old Ones

2 weeks ago

Feature: A necessary absence of proportion

Stygian: Reign Of The Old Ones is about coping with terrible reality

"Lovecraftian" is a word that I wouldn't exactly called abused, but it's both easily recognised and a little open to interpretation. Stygian's intepretation of Lovecraftian horror is almost meta. I'd call the core of Lovecraft a confrontation of reality. It's not that the truth is gory or big or even scary. It's that it just doesn't fit into the human mind without shattering it. It's…

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4 weeks ago

Stygian: Reign Of The Old Ones is a creepy Cthulhu RPG

Stygian: Reign Of The Old Ones is an RPG set in Arkham, the big Cthulhu mythos town, after it's been zapped into another dimension of unending horror and madness from which none can hope to escape. A bit like living in England, then. Although the whole Cthulhu business isn't a particularly uncommon inspiration for games these days, this one is definitely going for something a…

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