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The Ultimate Gamer's Toolkit

Widely regarded as the best roleplaying game system ever created, the HERO System has become even better with this Revised version of the 5th Edition rules!

Unlike any other roleplaying game, the HERO System provides you with unfettered flexibility, allowing you to exercise your own creativity without hindrance. Build any character, power, gadget, skill, weapon, ability, or vehicle you can think of! It's the ultimate gamer's toolkit, allowing you to do what you do best: create great characters and games.

Whatever you want to do, in any genre, time period, or setting, the HERO System lets you do it!

The 5th Edition, Revised includes:

- The complete HERO System 5th Edition rules, revised and updated to to address commonly-asked questions, improve clarity, and make the rulebook easier to use

- Hundreds of options for Hero gamers, allowing you to better create and define characters, abilities, vehicles, and more

- Over 300 example powers, gadgets, abilities, weapons, and spells for all genres

- A dozen sample characters, from all the major genres, along with
guidelines about how to use the HERO System for each genre

- A detailed, comprehensive index

 
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August 28th, 2015
the Hero system, or champions as I knew it way back when is still the best stand alone super hero system around. providing you have the tenacity to pore through every tweak to maximize your damage output. you can make just about any kind of hero you [...]
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March 10th, 2007
HERO/Champions is my all time favorite system for roleplaying in the superhero genre. I love the fact that you can completely customize your character according to a point system, and it is pretty easy for the GM to keep individuals from getting out of [...]
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September 20th, 2006
Unless you are well-versed in a former iteration of the HERO system, this book, weighing in at 660+ pages, just rules, no genre materials--JUST HERO SYSTEM RULES--will likely be way too much. If you are new to the system or gaming in general, get the [...]
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March 6th, 2006
500+ pages! Seems a little overwhelming, but my gaming group is running Champions next, so I guess I'd better get studying. Everyone seems out of the hardcover of this book. :(<br><br> <b>LIKED</b>: Lots of supporting so [...]
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