How to Play

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World Saga

Chapter 1: The Basics

Chapter 2: Characters

Chapter 3: Actions

Chapter 4: Equipment

Chapter 5: Magic

Chapter 6: Playing the Game

Chapter 7: Running the Game

Appendix A: Alternative Lifepath


Character Sheet


Action Summary

Advancement Charts

Tutorial Videos

Basic Mechanics Tutorial Video
Character Creation Tutorial Video

Inspirations and Acknowledgments

World Saga draws extensive inspiration and ideas from the following games:

Pathfinder, Second Edition by Logan Bonner, Jason Bulmahn, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, and Mark Seifter.

Ironsworn RPG by Shawn Tomkin

Dominion Rules by Dominion Games (

Savage Worlds by Shane Lacy Hensley and Clint Black

Forbidden Lands by Christian Granath, Tomas Härenstam, Nils Karlén, Kosta Kostulas

Traveler by Marc Miller, Frank Chadwick, John Harshman, and Loren Wiseman

Playtesters and Contributors

Jacob Brandewie, James Brandewie, J.D. Brandewie, Greg Ellis, Noah Jacobs, Nick Spranger.