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NOVA: into the Dusk

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NOVA: into the Dusk

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  • Duration: 2 to 4 hours

  • Number of players: 2 to 6 players

  • Experience required: Open to all

Price per player-session

About the adventure

NOVA is a rules-lite tabletop RPG in a world where the sun exploded, and humanity struggles to hold onto what little light they have left. The players will pilot exosuits, called Sparks, exploring the dark ruins of old earth, searching for the technology and knowledge that may just bring on a new dawn. Before setting off on missions, players will help generate the city around them, the stakes of each mission, and build the world they will explore in their Sparks - before facing off fearsome foes: the Corvus Dominion, a human-corvid hybrid species; the Hellions, human raiders who chose to walk away from the sun shards; Haze-Dwellers, mutated flora and fauna after the Nova event; and the Pale Path of the Lunar Cult, a new, horrifying belief worming its way into the minds of many. Suit up, install your Flares, and venture into... The Dusk.

Professional Game Master

Alex V


7 Reviews

Published Writer

20 years as a TTRPG player

10 years as a Game Master

10 games hosted

Alex V profile

Additional Details

How to prepare

Read through the Sparks pages and choose one to then mod, set up and program during character creation. Read through setting chapters (two pages total).

What I provide

full NOVA manual, Quick Reference document shared with table

Gameplay details

Lines and Veils will be discussed during set-up (part of Session 0), can do so anonymously on request!

Content warnings


Safety tools used
  • Lines and Veils
  • Session 0
  • Stars and Wishes
How will character creation work

Sparks and their pilots will be created during the session, in a collaborative narrative fashion. Spark pages, along with character sheets, will be circulated in advance to choose from.

Players can expect

  • Combat/Tactics: High
  • Roleplay: High
  • Puzzles: Low
  • Experience Level: Open to all

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