The One Ring tabletop RPG is a cozy take on The Lord of the Rings

polygon

06-08-2022

Chief among them was The One Ring, the second edition of the award-winning RPG system first published in 2011. So how do you make a modern tabletop role-playing game (TTRPG) out of something so beloved and so well-known? The Lord of the Rings exists in every size imaginable, on every computing system, game console, television screen, and for every age level. This is a game written for fans who want relatable stories set against the sweeping lore of The Lord of the Rings. This is made exceptionally clear with The One Ring: Starter Set, the system’s introductory boxed set.

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