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Hey there, all you boppers! Get ready for slam-bang action and high octane excitement with Spirit of 77 - the 1970’s pop culture RPG that turns up the volume and never slows down! Kung-fu tough guys, good old boy truckers, starry-eyed rockers and hardboiled sleuths, all jam-packed into one funky, easy to learn game system that's Powered by the Apocalypse.

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  • Spirit of 77 core rulebook
  • Character Role and Story Rap Sheet PDFs
  • Reference Card PDFs


Now put on the turntable, kick it into overdrive and get ready to rock with the glittery power of glam and the gritty edge of the street - It’s Spirit of 77! Can you dig it?

 
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Andy B May 29, 2017 11:28 pm UTC
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Do you have to have the Apocalypse World Engine main book or something? Or is that covered here?
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Steven S July 18, 2017 5:25 pm UTC
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You do not need Apocalypse World or any other book to run a game. All of the rules required are in this core rulebook.
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Andy B July 18, 2017 9:34 pm UTC
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Yeah I ended up picking it up. Great investment. I loved this setting. I am glad I took a chance on it.

Id like to make a personal request I think would make a great addition to your line. Something along the lines of a 'The Strange Side of 77' where more details and options are placed for hokey sci fi and paranatural options are listed to add as themes for your wonderful system. Kind of like a Kolchak sourcebook.

I entertained the idea of merging some Monsterhearts options with So77, but the systems are different enough to make such options difficult. I always loved the science fiction/supernatural themed shows and movies which came out in that time period. I think such a book would give me everything I would want to whip up a very interesting game.

Thought I would mention my 'brilliant' idea. Theres enough in your game with the x-tech options to make something work, but I think theres enough material here to make an entire book. Id buy it. I promise.
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Andy B July 18, 2017 9:50 pm UTC
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Oops. Realized that was a fellow purchaser and not the publisher. Well, I still stand by my comment above.
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Richard W April 26, 2017 10:36 pm UTC
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Got this the other day and my friends and I have more or less fell in love with the concept, that said we tend to play online due to the fact that we all live far apart. So with that in mind are there editable versions of the PDF character sheets?
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Anthony J September 08, 2016 3:19 am UTC
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Spirit of '77 sets the bar real high for Apocalypse World games. I'm not crazy about the '70s setting, but I love all the mechanical improvements they made to the Apocalypse World game. It really is a terrific system and they took all the best parts and made some slight tweaks that dramatically improved it. This was the game that introduced me to the Apocalypse World in the first place, and after reading several products, it's still my favorite.
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Benjamin N February 28, 2016 2:33 pm UTC
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I read a review on Dungeon World to get a feel for the system. One thing I noticed is that the engine doesn't seem to have a mechanic to deal with injuries. Could you shed some light on how injuries/damage are handled in this game engine?
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April 03, 2016 8:14 pm UTC
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Hi Benjamin - With Spirit of 77, there are 8 levels of "Harm". When you get to level 4 and greater, you begin to "Roll With Something Less", meaning you roll three six-sided dice and then take the worst two dice rolls. It continues to worsen afterward if no medical attention is sought. Keep on truckin'!
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Pierre S June 17, 2015 7:02 pm UTC
This game is screaming for a 70s soundtrack, and the company website seemed to have a music-player but it did not work. I hope at least they put music recommendations in the book.
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Jim D February 02, 2016 3:37 pm UTC
Here's the link right to the playlist through spotify.
https://open.spotify.com/user/spirit_of_77/playlist/3lS0q78rtwNMS2aiQYFJP7

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