Root: The RPG

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A game of woodland might & right!

Root: the Roleplaying Game is a game of woodland creatures fighting for money, justice, and freedom from powers far greater than them. You play vagabonds, outcasts from the normal society of the woodlands who have come to live in the spaces between, whether that’s in the forests themselves or on the fringes of society.

Based on the Root: A Game of Woodland Might & Right board game and officially licensed by Leder Games, Root: The RPG brings the tales of the Woodland to your RPG table!

| 3-5 players | 2-4 hour run time | Rated Everyone | PbtA |

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System Highlights

Adventurous Antics

Quick and clean mechanics support fun adventures, heists, skirmishes, and more!

Woodland War

Play out a sweeping conflict as powerful factions wage war—and you tip the balance!

Character Drives Play

Advance your character and weave dramatic stories by following their goals and desires!

Core Rulebook

Root: The Tabletop Roleplaying Game will be a 6” x 9” hardcover full-color book. It will feature Kyle Ferrin’s extraordinary art throughout, along with matte pages and all the playbook and basic moves materials you need to play. The book will feature full color end papers. Inside the book you will find: 6 vagabond playbooks, all the core rules for the game, 3 factions, A map creation system to procedurally generate your own Woodland, and additional tables and randomized generators to make running the game even easier!

Deck of Denizens

Meet The Folk of the Woodland!

A 54-card deck designed to give you pre-made, instantly useful denizens of the Woodland! Each one comes with all the information you need to portray the denizen and to use them within the game mechanics. With the Deck of Denizens, your Woodland will never be devoid of interesting allies, complicated enemies, and everything in between!

Deck of Equipment

Venture Forth Fully Equipt!

A 54-card deck designed to make managing equipment easy while sprucing up the table with images of weapons, armor, and other equipment! The deck includes cards to make the special weapon moves easy to reference, as well as plenty of cards for equipment with all their special traits and stats ready for use!

Faction Dice Set

Does fate smile on you?

7 sets of dice customized to match Woodland factions! The dice include a pair of two six-sided dice for the Marquisate, Eyrie Dynasties, Woodland Alliance, Riverfolk Company, Lizard Cult, Corvid Conspiracy, and Grand Duchy faction!

Travelers & Outsiders

A supplement full of new mechanics, playbooks, and factions to use at your table. Includes six new vagabond playbooks:  

  • The Adventurer 
  • The Champion
  • The Chronicler
  • The Envoy
  • The Harrier
  • The Raider

Expand Your Adventure!

Deluxe Books

A Deluxe set of the core rulebook and supplement. Each with an alternate cover and lush slipcase. Each deluxe book will feature:

  • Metallic Foil-stamped Cover 
  • Silk Bookmark
  • A Hard Slipcase

Share The Spoils!

GM Screen & Notepads

An accessory pack that includes a trifold GM’s screen along with two notepads all featuring tools, tables, and information for running the game.

  • 1 GM Screen 
  • 1 Clearing Notepad w/50 Tear-away Sheets
  • 1 Woodland Notepad w/30 Tear-away Sheets

Track Your Progress!

Clearing Booklet

A supplemental saddle-stitched booklet of the clearings. The booklet will include 4 clearings.

  • Hookfoot Bog
  • Sixclaw’s Stand
  • Limmery Post
  • Coolclaw Mine

Explore New Clearings!

Clearing Maps

A supplement of 8.5” X 11”  Woodland maps, laminated and ready for drawing upon with dry-erase markers so you can set up your own version of the Woodland.  

  • Autumn 
  • Winter
  • Swamplan
  • Redwood

Set-off On A New Path!

Vagabond Cloth Bag

A cloth bag to hold your Root RPG accessories and goodies. Approximately 9.5” x 7” x 3.5” with a Root RPG screen printed logo.

Travel In Style!


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