Cosmic forces stir. Gods and goddesses awaken, spirits cross the barrier, and essences flow over the world. Demons shatter their bonds and ravage the world. Demigods lead armies and the dead lurch forth from their graves. Oceans rise, the sky falls. It is the Hero Wars. ~ Foreigners surge into your homeland. Monsters roam the landscape. Empires rise and fall, and lives hang in the balance. Adventure into the myths and conflicts of this ancient and magical world and make it your home. ~ You oversee the actions of your hero. You choose the abilities and magic that will propel him towards his destiny. Gather your companions and gain the support of peoples, nations, and religions. Quest to become an immortal hero of legend. ~ Starting is quick and easy, because the game is designed teach the rules as part of the story A colorful narrative illustrates the rules, setting, and flexible nature of the system. All the rules needed to play are in this book.
Used availability for Robin D Laws's Heroquest
2003 : USA Paperback
Title: HeroQuest: Roleplaying in Glorantha
Author(s): Robin D Laws, Greg Stafford
ISBN: 1-929052-12-X / 978-1-929052-12-7 (USA edition)