The game was Gangbusters, and it brought many things that had not a look at Gangbusters and I’ll tell you why you should give this old TSR. QucsIiom about the GANGBUSTERS mln should be xnl Io: GANGBUSnRS Puntiam, TSR, Ins., FQB , Lake Geneva, Wr, h n c n must include a. From the back of the box GANGBUSTERS role-playing game is different from most other games. Instead of simply rolling dice and moving pieces around a.

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In addition to the rule book, the boxed set contains counters, maps of Lakefront City, and a module, Mad Dog Johnny Drake, which includes pre-generated characters. Thanks for posting this, dude.

Gangbusters: Core Rules

He’s a relative of mine on my mother’s side. Deal with hostage negotiations or with criminal expansion into the city for which you are responsible. When he had married, his father gaangbusters he’d make a great heir.

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More Information Edit History. This is the world of the flappers, bathtub gin, and the Charleston.

Gangbusters uses only ten-sided dice, often used gajgbusters generate percentages. The one that shows Lakefront City from the book with the number of registered voters is nice but lacks details. Gangbusters can be found in two actual editions: They gave him every advantage. Women, previously forbidden to drink in public by social convention, were able to drink, smoke, dance, and act in ways shocking to their elders. It is not covered here since the original boxed set did not contain this information.



He gave him a fortune. Money makes for XP. Inside each boxed set was usually one or two saddle-stapled books of 32 or 64 pages. They gave him their presidency. Giving a hoot since ! What does this have to do with the legend of the lost gold mine or the mysterious pale men seen late at night? It is into this turbulent, heady, adventurous time that the Gangbusters RPG takes the players.

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gangbuaters Sell us your stuff? The Flapper was the icon gangbusterss these new social conventions, and the dark interiors of Speakeasies introduced white drinkers to black culture in the form of Jazz and Blues bands. When he was born, his wealthy parents decided he’d make a great son. Well that all depends on the story and what is going on at the time. Reporters gain XP by scooping the competition, that is, getting a story out before any other news outlet, and also for giving information that hsr to the arrest and conviction of criminals and politicians.

Skill Based buy or gain skills. Players must face the problems and dangers of a life-and-death struggle against crime. This is where the two versions of Gangbusters vary greatly.


The book opens with an introductory article from Robert Howell, whose grandfather was a member of the legendary Untouchables. A basic description of the city is included in the Gangbusters rules, and expanded upon in the five adventures published for the game. Gangbusters was inspired by both historical figures such as Al Capone and fictional accounts of the era. The gangbusters group on mewe. Some detail is given to the qualifications, procedures, resources, and pay of each type of Law Enforcement character.

Material has been separated for use by the players and the judges, and source material has been added for you to find more background information for your games. A role-playing game covering gqngbusters, police, federal agencies, criminal activities, police technology, criminal skills, weapons of all sorts, police techniques, profitability of crimes, corruption of officials, terrorists, police special units, hostage situations, laws, forensic sciences, the F.

A handful ofhonest police officers, federal agents and private investigators were dedicated to freeing the public from the crushing grip of crime.