Welcome to the Imaginarium. A space to explore the words and games of others, curated for you.



Kagematsu, by Danielle Lewon and Renee Knipe from Cream Alien Games

Hot Guys Making Out, by Ben Lehman from These Are Our Games 

G X B (Girl X Boy) and B X B (Boy X Boy) by Jake Richmond and Heather Aplington from Atarashi Games

Blazing Rose: A Story Game of Romantic Rivalry by Sabe Jones 

Group Date, by Sara Williamson

Into the Sunset, by Bryant Durell


Prince Valiant, by Greg Stafford from Chaosium

1001 Nights: A Game of Enticing Stories, by Meguey Baker from Night Sky Games

Swords without Masterby Epidiah Ravachol from Worlds without Master

Dungeon Crawl Classics, by Joseph Goodman et al. from Goodman Games

Usagi Yojimbo RPG, by Jason Holmgren et al. from Sanguine Productions Ltd.

World Building

Shock: Social Science Fiction, by Joshua A.C. Newman from the glyphpress

Microscope, by Ben Robbins from Lame Mage Productions

The Quiet Year, by Avery Alder from Buried Without Ceremony

Questlandia, by Hannah Shaffer from Make Big Things


The Upgrade, by Olle Jonson, Thorbiörn Fritzon and Tobias Wrigstad from The Jeepform Collective

10 Bad Larps, by Alleged Entertainment

Time & Temp, by Epidiah Ravachol from Dig A Thousand Holes Publishing

Fiasco, by Jason Morningstar from Bully Pulpit Games

Sea Dracula, by Nick Smith and Jake Richmond

Slash, by Games by Playdate

Thought Provoking

LarpJam, by Glass Free Games - a collaborative game-design workshop where you create your own live action roleplaying game.

The Curse, by Lizzie Stark 

Steal Away Jordan, by Julia Bond Ellingboe from Stone Baby Games

Spione, by Ron Edwards from Adept Press

Dulce et Decorum, by Troels Ken Pederson

Montsegur 1244, by Frederik Jensen from Thoughtful Games

Game Libraries

collections with free, downloadable, analog role playing games

1KM1KT: one thousand monkeys, one thousand typewriters. 

200 Word RPG Challenge: neat, note-card sized games

Alleged Entertainment: tale-telling and horde larps from the New England Interactive Literature traditions

Alexandria: Danish scenario style games from the Fastaval game convention (Selected games in English, larger collection in Danish)

Golden Cobra Challenge: live and tabletop freeform game challenge

Introducing American Freeform: live and tabletop games with freeform resolution from (primarily) North America

Mike Young's Insane Game Designer: a collection of free (and for sale) larps from the New England Interactive Literature traditions

Pico Game Library: more miniature than microgames, tinier than nanogames

RPG Solitaire Challenge: solo (single participant) role playing games from 2011 contest

Stockholm Scenario Festival: archive of live freeform scenarios, curated and showcased in Sweden 

We Go By Jeep: Nordic freeform from the Jeepform Collective (games in English, Swedish, Finnish and others)