This supplement is pretty incredible! You can drop it into many different games and settings, and its mechanics and prompts are both minimal and evocative.
Walking Near Lanterns
A downloadable festive pointcrawl
Walking Near Lanterns
is an explorative pointcrawl built on moments of nostalgia, intimacy and wonderment from childhood festivals and holidays. It's a game about remembering the warm summer air, the cries of children laughing and buzzing lights. To play it, all you need are some six-sided dice and writing tools.
Walking Near Lanterns comes in three A5 pages, featuring:
- Rules-lite dice-driven pointcrawl generation with easy-to-understand rules.
- Over 40 unique festival prompts and encounters to inspire and create. Join a wrestling match, talk to strange fortune tellers, enter a haiku battle and more!
- Fast worldbuilding questions to let you and your players flesh out the world around the festival.
Roll some dice, go to the festival and enjoy what memories await!
Walking Near Lanterns is compatible with Wanderhome as a supplement and is based on Haeth, the game's primary setting.
Wanderhome is copyright of Possum Creek Games Inc.
Walking Near Lanterns is an independent production by Cabbagehead and Cabbagehead Games and is not affiliated with Possum Creek Games Inc.
It is published under the Wanderhome Third Party License.
Walking Near Lanterns was created for A Year of Playbook Jams in the Haeth by WhatNames. It is also inspired by the 'Lamp' prompt in 100 Noun TTRPG Jam by Atomix Lexi. Thank you for hosting.
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In order to download this festive pointcrawl you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $1 USD. You will get access to the following files:
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Community copies are available for free to anyone who can't afford to buy the game. If you're facing financial hardships or did a good deed; feel free to take a copy, no questions asked!
Every purchase of Walking Near Lanterns donates a free community copy of the game for others to claim.