An attempt to improve a classic.Read More
This is a short, micro-RPG, originally aiming to have only 200 words. It is meant to represent the internal politics as the priestesses of Vesta try to divert more of their funding to their own projects and other relevant endeavours.
Here you can find a slightly more expanded version of that original document.
Happy 2017, Heroes of the Republic!
And what better way to celebrate the New Year than with a new game?
Xenophon was a game that emerged naturally when I was designing Historiography, and the common DNA shows. Both are highly modular, simple narrative cooperative games that focus in giving very specific experiences.
That is where similarities end.
In Historiography, you build something. It is about the new, the bizarre, building something great, making a Legacy. Xenophon is about dealing with loss, impossible odds, attrition and what you make of your life after your trials.
I will say no more, and let the game speak for itself: