Welcome to Gumnut!
You hold in your hands the second volume of the Fiasco Playset Anthology! Inside, you'll find a lucky thirteen playsets -- twelve that were good enough to be a Playset of the Month, and a thirteenth one written by Fiasco designer Jason Morningstar just for this volume.
This book is a solid, in-depth guide to making your Fiasco games excellent. Itching to write your own Playset or hack the rules? Advice — followed by worked examples — is in here. If you're an old Fiasco hand ready to get weird, there are half a dozen ways to shake up the basic game, including new Tilt and Aftermath tables and four new playsets....
This Anthology volume contains thirteen deliciously off-kilter playsets, taking your Fiasco game from Medieval Florence to modern Seattle with many ludicrous and probably deadly stops in between. These playsets were written by masters of the form, and Fiasco designer Jason Morningstar has thrown in a thirteenth just because.
The playset is the still-beating-but-stolen-by-organleggers heart of Fiasco, and inside this first Anthology volume you'll find thirteen sterling examples of the form -- twelve that held a place of honor as a Playset of the Month, an an extra one written by Fiasco designer Jason Morningstar specifically to accompany them here.
THINGS CAN GO WRONG, FAST... ...Maybe some dude from youth group talked you into boosting a case of motor oil, but now your cousin is dead in a swamp and you killed him. Maybe you and your girlfriend figured you could scare your wife into a divorce, but things went pear-shaped and now a gang of cranked-up Mexicans with latex gloves and a pit bul...