Month: March 2013

Creating Character Classes in ORC

ORC is the Creative Commons licensed role playing game rules of Fates Worse Than Death, Tibet, In Dark Alleys and other great games. Step One: Come up with the concepts for each class, including what they tend to be good at and tend to be bad at. For instance, in a highschool RPG, the classes…


Retailer Support

Ordering Our Products Contact us at creative [at] vajraenterprises [dawt] com for information about ordering via game distributors. Name ISBN QC Cat# pages MSRP Available In Stock? Fates Worse Than Death 0-9713095-0-7 VAJ001 464 softbound $35.95 US Feb 04 Yes Tibet the RPG 0-9713095-1-5 VAJ002 224 softbound $29.95 US July 04 Yes Behind the Eyes…


In Dark Alleys Episodes From the Vajra Enterprises Fiction Podcast

Episode 2: Vent http://www.vajraenterprises.com/podcasts/Vajra_Enterprises_Fiction_Podcast_002_Vent.mp3   Episode 6: Room in My Head http://www.vajraenterprises.com/podcasts/Vajra_Enterprises_Fiction_Podcast_006_Room_in_my_Head.mp3   Episode 14: Narrative Character Class Test http://www.vajraenterprises.com/podcasts/Vajra_Enterprises_Fiction_Podcast_014_In_Dark_Alleys_Narrative_Character_Class_Test.mp3


Post-Apocalyptic In Dark Alleys

From a discussion on Burn Immediately. SPOILER NOTE This references material from the GM-Only section of In Dark Alleys and should not be read by players. The purpose of most elements of modern society is to keep people distracted so they don’t find out any of the important truths. Thus the collapse of society after…


Vajra’s Mission

At Vajra Enterprises, our specialty is in creating unique, nuanced, compelling, darkly fascinating settings in the science fiction, fantasy and horror genres.  We make worlds people want to explore, then we give people the means to explore those worlds through role playing games, novels, comics and more.   Learn about Vajra’s Contributors Vajra has made a “We Don’t Sue Our Fans” Pledge…


Fan Rewards

Earn either: A free PDF download of any Vajra book of your choosing. -or- A printed copy of Fates Worse Than Death, Tibet, In Dark Alleys or Behind the Eyes of Madness where you pay only shipping.   By doing one of the following: One Legendary activity. Five Amazing activities. Twenty Heroic activities.*   Post…


Submitting Fiction, Illustrations & Comic Art

RPG Based Short Stories Accepting submissions for short stories that take place in the Fates Worse Than Death, Tibet, In Dark Alleys, KidWorld, Hoodoo Blues and Seeker universes for publication on this web site and in podcast format. 2,000-10,000 word stories wanted. Rates are 1.5-2.5 cents (USD) per word. Send full stories to creative [aht]…


How To Submit

Email your submission to creative [aht] vajraenterprises.com Make sure your submission is something we are looking for.  See Submissions for a complete list. The Once A Week Rule: Anyone working with Vajra Enterprises in a for-pay project must check in with Vajra Enterprises at least once every week by email, post or phone. The message…


Submitting Role Playing Material

Role Playing Material Vajra Enterprises is seeking to commission a co-author to help write one of two roleplaying games (one a historically accurate portrayal of the adventures of hackers in the 1980s, the other an alternate history in which Native Americans with powerful native magic live in an apartheid-like America).  These games will use the Organic Rules…


Vajra Enterprises Style Guide

Formatting  Text should be ideally be delivered as Microsoft Word (.doc) or Rich Text Format (.rtf).  Extensive formatting is not required (this will be taken care of during final page layout) but some formatting for the sake of readability is appreciated: two columns, bolded section headings, larger section headings for higher-level sections (e.g. 30 point font for…