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A Tabletop One-Shot and Supplement
Written + Designed by Colin Cummings

A debate becomes a duel. A conversation becomes traded blows. A declaration of love becomes crossed blades. Swords as Subtext is a light, standalone system designed to give impact to words and to force a back and forth between two combatants. You can use this system alongside any existing tabletop game or setting, or as a one-shot for two players.

Two combatants will clash with words and force to work out their differences. Players fighting may use swords as a classic dueling mechanism, but can also fight hand-to-hand, laser sword to laser sword, or any setting-appropriate method. 

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swordsassubtext_bw_v1.0.pdf 12 MB
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