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Game: Random Encounters

Developer: Regular People Gaming

Players: 1- 4


Random Encounters is a party adventure like no other. A cooperative Role Playing Game involving the defeat of monsters, evading of traps, and challenges from the most fearsome bosses. The artwork is that of a very classic fantasty trope, with knights, wizards, and archers. All included with unique stats, and different playability.

The game plays simple: Leader draws an encounter card, the party resolves the encounter, and from there they can use, trade, or equip loot. After that, the leader moves to the left; and repeat. After 2 rounds, a monster boss will show up which then involves a collective amount of hussle and fun defeating them.

What you can expect is a non dungeon master adventure including you, a few teamates and endless encounters. What I found impressive was the player in and out function that allows players to join or exit whenever they please. I would consider this game the perfect gateway to introducing your friends into the world of RPG. I personally am a huge fanatic for RPG’s, whether it’s Pathfinder, Hero’s Journey Home, or Dungeon Romp. I enjoy both DM’ing and being included as a character. This game helps get those you’d love to play included in the fun, without the overwhelming bookshelves worth of information they’d need, in order to understand RPG’s in their entirety.


Joseph Nicholas

Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Indietabletop. Communication major. Favorite mechanics include: Bluffing and Deduction, modular boards, and action point allowance. Favorite video game genres are Rpgs, Puzzles games, and Sim/Tycoons.