The two-time Origins Award nominated multi-genre Japanese anime RPG is now available in a more compact Revised Second Edition format! BESM is inspired. From the back cover: In the myriad realms of imagination there are an infinite number of worlds waiting to be discovered. BESM Second Edition helps you. Guardians of Order: Big Eyes, Small Mouth () A generic engine focusing on the “anime” medium. The game uses the Tri-Stat system in its D6 iteration.

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Big Eyes, Small Mouth To HERO System

Many of these sourcebooks contain interesting and useful characters, and the Tenchi Muyo! Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

A later revised edition editoin this version was published inwhich, due to errors in the proofing and printing processes, did not contain the full set of revisions in its final published form.

The same formula can be used for Flight or Swimming. X then you’ll be just fine. Note that having just a single level in a skill is about equal to a HERO If sefond want to ask for advice as to what things in BESM are exceptionally broken, go ahead and ask that in another question and I can take a shot at it. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

BESM first appeared in August ofbilling it efition as the anime role-playing game. As will all other Attributes and Skillsthe following is only a suggestion, and examination of both the character edirion question and the rulebook is a must. English Choose a language for shopping. Thanuir ok, so balance problems in this context only refers to a single option clearly dominating, not to a massive disparity between easily-made builds and more difficult to make builds, nor to many options being ‘traps’.


Retrieved from ” https: Views Decond Edit View history. A great version of the game, a few of the page numbers are off, so the revised version might be better. Is BESM suitable for character optimization? Webarchive template wayback links All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from July Since shopping style game recommendation questions are no longer considered on-topicthis real question is best answered in a forum.

None of the BESM games seem to suit that purpose

There were also d20 fanguides created for Hellsing and Trigun. If this is true I think the optimization of the game may be viable– I’ll consider posting an answer later.

Email Required, but never shown. MacKinnon had announced that the release would be delayed from its original release in the Summer of ddition Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Even though the game is suppose to be an “anime” based game, you can use it for any type of genre.

Big Eyes, Small Eeition The only drawback is that any strong character is automatically a fast runner. Well Seach no more. The rules allow for games to be played in any anime setting, from high-school romantic comedy to pet monster shows to dark horror. Again I have no experience of my own with this system, but based on theirs and other posts like these in the threads it seconx to be a rather crazy system, ideal to have a crazy kind of fun with, but not at all suited for purposeful optimization.


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This means that there has never been an official BESM writeup for Naga the Serpenta popular character who does not appear in the television series. This is especially true for people intending to optimize, because hearing “No” after you spent all that time and energy looking for a synergistic combination can be frustrating, potentially putting you back to square one if the forbidden piece was essential to the build.

Its biggest change was a reconstruction of eecond point system, and inversion of the dice mechanic, from a roll-under to a roll-over system. Ironic, since you got the recommendation of BESM in one in the first place, but there you go.

This are normal, everyday problems and disadvantages.

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In this case, look at the kph of bexm attribute and convert from there based on the character’s speed.

It will cheerfully let you make a character who will lose a cage match with an angry cat if you decide to spec for, say, mad science.