The Drain is a tense level-0funnel adventurefor theMothership sci-fi horror RPGset in a combat-ravaged farming habitat.
Each player runs 4-5 level-0 prisoner-soldiers through the hellish battlefield of the colony shipWithin Wheels.Their mission: win freedom by acquiring a legendary religious relic at the behest of their corporate jailors, PrayCo.
The Drain takes a WWI influenced war-as-hell meat grinder and mashes it with bleak, occult survival horror themes drawn from video games likeSilent Hill,Resident Evil, andDarkwood. This zine is packed with everything you need to churn out a crop of battle hardened level-1 characters from level-0 rabble, including:
Brand new rulesfor running carnage-filled funnels in Mothership.
A funnel crawl map by Andrew Walter,gorgeously illuminated to chart the party's movement through the conical space.
Vicious new itemsto arm your mob of funnel PCs.
Art on every spread,including illustrations from Mothership creatorSean McCoy.
Originally funded by over 1400 backers on Kickstarter, this full release brings you a host of awesome bonus content including:
Card-sized funnel character sheets(PDF), complete with 20 delightful character portraits byEvlyn Moreaufor your players to fight over.
10 harrowing battlefield comms audio propsto use at your table.
Written byIan Yusem Illustrated bySean McCoyandAndrew Walter Edited and Developed byFiona Maeve Geist Layout and Cover Art byChristian Kessler
Not an official Mothership RPG product.
16 pages, full color, saddle-stitched A5 zine. Includes PDF.