[CH] We have the rules… what is the game?

The AlphaKit for Chthonian Highways provides the rules, but so much about the world (besides the general premises). What are the players meant to do with the guns and the cars, with the angst and the unknown surrounding them? Which kind of game could be played? While the official answer from Ironspine will have to wait till the final version is out, here are mine:

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[Spotlight & Thoughts] Chthonian Highways

A couple of days ago a new freebee raised its head over there at drivethrurpg.com. Another free set of basic rules for another post-apocalyptic roleplaying game, not the first to come, not the last vies for our attention. But will this one bite the dust? I hope it will not, because Chthonian Highways (Alpha Playtest Kit) mixes two of my favorite game themes.

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[Spotlight & Thoughts] Chthonian Highways