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A Tale Told Out West is a one-page, one-shot RPG focused on collaborative story-telling in the wild west.

Are you a liar, a tycoon, a lover, or a bandit?

Will your goal be to reunite with a lost love, shoot the sheriff, or win a poker tournament?

Using a standard deck of playing cards, you'll discover, interpret, and alter the story on the fly, working together (or alone) to craft a classic Western tale.

Structured around the classic Texas Hold'em format of The FlopThe Turn, and The RiverA Tale Told Out West generates exciting stories with goals, obstacles, boons, twists, and outcomes. During each phase, you'll take actions to interact with the world and the story and help shape what happens next.

It's never too late to tell a tall tale, so discover yours with A Tale Told Out West today.

Required Materials:

  • Standard deck of playing cards.
  • Poker chips or tokens.
  • Writing implements and paper.

Other Specifications

  • 1 or more players
  • Playable solo as a journaling game


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ATaleToldOutWest.pdf 125 kB

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