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Chill Campaign Book CoverChill (1984)
 Original Publisher: Pacesetter Ltd.
 Current Publisher: Otherworld Creations, Inc.
 Original Copyright: (c) 1984 Pacesetter Ltd.
 Advancement: XP (Insight Points) spent to purchase skills, attributes
 Features: Skill system, horror/victim-based gameplay 

Chill is one of a subset of notable RPG titles (along with Call of Cthulhu and Paranoia, amongst others) which significantly deviate from the typical “Hero’s Journey” perspective built into most such titles.  Revolving as it does around gothic horror concepts, the characters are rather more expendible than normally assumed, and the challenges are generally vastly more powerful and resilient than the characters ever have any hope of achieving.  Chill is definitely an entertaining representative of the genre.

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