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The Dreaming Crucible

Growing up is trauma. Maturity is bought with blood. You will find it—in a land where magic dwells and enchantment rules. Have you bravery enough to wrestle with demons? Wisdom enough to resist beguilement? Nerve enough to grow up?

The Dreaming Crucible is a storytelling game for three players, about a troubled adolescent and their adventures in a dreamlike but deadly world of Faerie. This boy or girl will travel to that world carrying the wounds of this one, and there face the worst of their pain and fear. One player takes the role of the Hero or Heroine, and the other two will portray the Light and Dark forces of Faerie,  in the form of a Companion and Nemesis respectively, who help or hinder the Heroine as she faces terrible Peril.  As she progresses on her journey her very soul will be tried in the fires of transformation, but her actions will transform Faerie in turn.

Downloadable play aids now available!

Crucible Moon Witch
Dreaming Crucible book

The book is lovingly hand-sewn and glued in assorted colors of trim; no two are alike. It’s 5 ½ X 8 ½ inches,  44 pages with lavish art by Erin Kelso, plus an insert of game cards to cut out and use. Play a complete story in 2-3 hours using the book, a bag of colored stones and a pair of courageous and creative friends.

You can buy it at the Indie RPG Un-Store by clicking here. Or, you can click to order below –

Price: $16.00

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