osr intro

where to start with the osr


** note this page is a WIP **

Want to get into osr? Here’s where to start.

What is OSR?

OSR games tend to follow these four ‘zen’ moments, as defined in “A Quick Primer for Old School Gaming” by Matt Finch:

  1. Rulings, not Rules
  2. Player Skill, not Character Abilities
  3. Heroic, not Superhero
  4. Forget “Game Balance”

Modern Clones

See also