Wretched New Flesh – Second Edition, our future-noir/ biopunk game setting inspired by William Burroughs and David Cronenberg, will be released soon, with revised and new mechanics, lots of extra content and two more scenarios. In the meantime, if you would like to take a look at the first version, go over to the Red Room store and use the coupon code renewedflesh for a free digital copy. This offer will be available only at our store until next Sunday, September 10th.
So what is Wretched New Flesh? It’s an OSR near-future sci-fi/ surreal horror game inspired by the works of William S. Burroughs, David Cronenberg, William Gibson, and Clive Barker. Almost 400 pages crammed full of information about the bizarre world of Avalidad, with mechanics compatible with the previous Wretched games.
The game setting is centred on Avalidad, a futuristic city in Morocco, where corporations have been conducting research in genetics, cybernetics, augmented and virtual reality, and biotechnology. By default, characters are expected to be ZoneSec operatives or executives for Takeda Technologies, one of the most powerful corporations in Avalidad, but other roles such as Avalidad’s celebrities, fiscal royalty and seedy underbelly are also possible.
Th first edition includes the contents of Postmortem Studios’ Postcards from Avalidad, new mechanics, the scenario As Above, so Below and additional information about the city of Avalidad, corporations, technology, ZoneSec and more.
To get the first edition for free, click on the link below and use the coupon code renewedflesh after adding the item to your shopping cart. And stay tuned for the second edition, that should be released by the end of this month. Also planned is a new city book for the world of New Flesh by James ‘Grim’ Desborough, Penney Tower, a sourcebook inspired by the science fiction stories of JG Ballard.