Revelation welcomes Powered by the Apocalypse, Forged in the Dark, or games inspired by them (e.g. Ironsworn or Candela Obscura).

There are now a sizable number of games that use the Apocalypse World open gaming engine published by Vincent Baker of Lumply Games. The core rules are consistent across all the games but are themed to the settings and stories that they wish to tell, providing abilities and custom player ‘Moves’ that focus the gaming narrative around actions that matter ‘in the fiction’ of the genre being played.

We are looking forward to seeing which of the many varied published, free hacks, or personal creations fill up our games schedule. To give you a flavour of the variety take a look at these places:


The official big list of ‘Powered by the Apocalypse’ games is right here.

A big list of hacks is here:

Buy some Apocalypse World powered games at DrivethruRPG:

If you would like to create and run your own game in time for the convention then there is a simple version of the game, forming a perfect template for you to build your own game.


Other links:

The official forum: http://apocalypse-world.com/forums/index.php