Dungeons and Dragons. Call of Cthulhu. Shadowrun. These are all names that immediately come to mind when thinking of tabletop RPGs. But what about those of us who want to play in a galaxy far, far away? Well, fear not, Star Wars fans! There are several tabletop RPGs out there that let you create your own Jedi, smuggler, or even Sith Lord and embark on epic adventures through the Star Wars universe. But which ones are the best?
Star Wars: Edge of the Empire
First on our list is the “Star Wars: Edge of the Empire” roleplaying game. This game, published by Fantasy Flight Games, takes place during the time between the prequel trilogy and the original trilogy. Players create characters who are members of the fringes of society, including smugglers, bounty hunters, and scouts. The unique dice system adds a new level of excitement to the gameplay, and the in-depth character creation and customization options let you bring your Star Wars fantasy to life.
Star Wars: Age of Rebellion
Next up is the “Star Wars: Age of Rebellion” roleplaying game, also published by Fantasy Flight Games. This game focuses on the struggle against the Galactic Empire, and players create characters who are part of the Rebel Alliance. With a strong focus on teamwork and squad-based play, Age of Rebellion is a perfect choice for players who want to band together to take down the Empire.
Star Wars: Force and Destiny
Last but certainly not least, we have the “Star Wars: Force and Destiny” roleplaying game. This game, also by Fantasy Flight Games, lets players create their own Jedi, Sith, or other Force-sensitive characters. With a heavy focus on the Force and Lightsaber combat, Force and Destiny is perfect for players who want to create their own Jedi Knight or Sith Lord and go on thrilling adventures through the Star Wars universe.
All three of these Star Wars tabletop RPGs offer unique and exciting gameplay experiences that allow you to explore the Star Wars universe like never before. Whether you want to play as a smuggler on the edge of society, a rebel fighter against the Empire, or a Jedi Knight using the Force to protect the galaxy, there’s a Star Wars RPG out there for you. So grab some friends, grab some dice, and get ready for an epic journey through the galaxy!