Marvel Entertainment is moving into the role-playing enterprise with the Marvel Multiverse Role-Playing Game. The new tabletop RPG will permit followers to play as their favorite heroes, or create their very own heroes from scratch. The first product, a playtest rulebook, is anticipated subsequent 12 months with the whole recreation to comply with in 2023. Marvel made the announcement Friday on its web site.
Writing and co-designing Marvel Multiverse will probably be The New York Times bestselling writer and recreation designer Matt Forbeck. Forbeck’s credit embody the favored Dungeons & Dragons: Endless Quest sequence of recreation books, the Shotguns and Sorcery TTRPG system, The Marvel Encyclopedia, video video games such as Biomutant and Rage 2, and novelizations of Minecraft Dungeons and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
“As a lifelong Marvel fan and gamer, this project is a dream come true,” mentioned Forbeck in an announcement. “Fortunately, after writing a pair editions of The Marvel Encyclopedia and designing tabletop video games professionally for over 30 years, I really feel prepared to assist make this the very best Marvel TTRPG expertise ever. I can’t wait for everybody to have the possibility to play it!”
According to Marvel, Forbeck will probably be implementing the all-new D616 system, described as “accessible and easy-to-learn […] for newcomers” and for these conversant in video games like Dungeons & Dragons. However, Marvel supplied no clarification as to how the D616 system truly capabilities. Character attributes will embody Might, Agility, Resilience, Vigilance, Ego, and Logic. Heroes that will probably be supplied as playable templates embody Spider-Man, Black Panther, Captain America, Thor, Captain Marvel, Ms. Marvel, Wolverine, and Storm.
Expect Marvel Multiverse Role-Playing Game: Playtest Rulebook to go on sale in March 2022 at a comic book store close to you.