is an historical roleplaying campaign background set during
the 16th and 17th centuries. It can be used alongside any RPG
system, although the system that we've used is a development
of the Middle Earth Roleplaying (MERP) rules. Click
here to see the character generation rules.
Point RPG is set during the period that is the true age of swashbuckling
adventure: From the exploits of Hernan Cortez and his Conquistadors
in their journey across Mexico to face the powerful Aztec Emperor,
to the adventures of the Three Muskeeteers fighting to protect
France from the machinations of the scheming Cardinal Richelieu,
to the mercenaries and freebooters looking to make their fortunes
amidst the destruction of the Thirty Years War in Germany. At
Rapier's Point is all this and more.
Europe lies the New World, the exotic lands of India, China
and the Spice Islands to the east, and the dark continent of
Africa to the south. As the 17th century progresses the Caribbean
becomes the haunt of Buccaneers and Pirates - the so called
the world of At Rapier's Point and expand your roleplaying horizons:
History will never seem quite the same again.