#RPGaDAY2015, Day 19: Favorite Superhero RPG

Day 19 of #RPGaDAY2015! Favorite Superhero/Comic Book RPG. Marvel Heroic Roleplaying, no contest. Back in high school, I played a few Supers RPGs like Champions and Villains & Vigilantes, but despite the characters wearing their underwear on the outside, they never felt like they were actual scenes from a comic book. Marvel Heroic does. Our heroes were at a remote location, trying to prevent the newest version of Ultron from activating, when at a crucial moment of the conflict our Superman-level hero was suddenly pulled out of space and time by his mystical supervisor and made to recount his failings on his path to redemption. The conflict about the hero's past choices was just as important as the physical fight to stop Ultron. It felt like a comic book -- hell, it felt like a Marvel comic book. Oh, and the milestone system is so very much "Let me tell you what I want out of this game." Player-driven agency, yay! Part of (all of?)...
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