“People don’t need a reason to be awful to each other. They just need to survive. But people don’t need a reason to survive, either. They just need each other.”
— Tribeca Rockaway, sniper of the Dead Heroes gang
No one knows how long it’s been since the world was blasted with nuclear radiation and became infested with the undead. The survivors of the Fall were the first strain of deviation of the human condition and were able to make it through the rapidly spreading epidemic. Finding a community of decent size in this world is rare; finding one that has any concept of equality or morality is rarer still.
Oh, and people have the unnerving ability to come back from the dead, regrown from the very virus that destroyed the world.
Dystopia Rising: Evolution is the latest edition of the Dystopia Rising post-apocalyptic tabletop roleplaying game, which quickly grew into a live-action sensation, and now comes full-circle back to its tabletop roots. Onyx Path is pleased to update the earlier edition and incorporate elements from the live-action setting with Dystopia Rising: Evolution, a tabletop roleplaying game that presents a fresh and exciting take on the post-apocalypse genre.
Some highlights of Dystopia Rising: Evolution include:
- Rules for creating characters for 24 different Strains, variations on humanity that survived the Fall.
- Details on the powers of faith and psionics.
- Advice on running action-adventure stories, webs of personal intrigue, and procedural investigations.
- Dozens of antagonists, including a variety of zombies and raiders to use in your series.
Welcome to the Evolution