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Great idea. Sharing in case someone wants to get on the bandwagon 
Here's my Game Challenge

I've started working on a project that is very close to my heart: Adventure Anywhere : A Collection of Role-playing Games that can be played anywhere. - http://adventureanywhererpgs.com/

About 2-3 months ago I got involved in a local prison charity organization. We go in, talk with some of the guys in there, encourage them,and just hangout.

I would love to bring some board games or RPGs with me to share, but prisons are VERY picky about what they allow in or out. Most RPG books simply don't make the cut.

So, Adventure Anywhere is tailor-made for those sorts of environments. Hospitals, Military Bases, Schools, anywhere that people wouldn't have access to dice or other gamer materials.

How You Can Help

I need game suggestions. Here are some of the constraints that a game must fit under: Email me your thoughts at davidschirduan@gmail.com. I also need people who would be willing to write adventures and examples of play.

Making the collection appropriate for prisoners is the priority. Doing so will automatically make them suitable for almost any environment, since prisons are so oppressive.

Focus on Fun and Escapism. These guys spend every day looking for something to capture and stimulate their imaginations. We don't want dark, gritty games that explore the darkest parts of humanity. They have enough of that.

Popular Culture. Harken to things almost everyone has seen. Star Wars, not Star Trek. The Avengers, not Watchmen. Lord of the Rings, not Game of Thrones. Raiders of the Lost Ark, not Temple of Doom.

Limited Materials. Pencils and Paper can be rare. No Maps, no minis, no grids. Anything that relies on handouts(Dungeon World) or lots of information(Pathfinder) is a bad fit.

Limited Dice. Players should only roll one die at a time. Dice pools won't work with the book format. Multiple types of dice are allowed (d20, d12, d10, d8, d6, d4). Maybe cards??

Quick Setup. 10 minutes to explain the game, at most. The most popular games in prison are Spades and Chess, since they can be easily explained and re-played a lot.

No dark magic. Anything more than a wizard shooting fireballs is going to trigger some superstition and bad memories of their auntie sacrificing cats.

Not reliant on a strong GM. Preferably games the flow well, or rely on the group, rather than putting all the pressure on the GM.

Campaign Potential. This may be the game they play every 2-3 days for the next 3 years. It doesn't have to have tons of advancement, but it should be heavily replayable.

5th Grade Reading Level. The average prisoner is at a 3-5th grade reading level. The simpler the better. THACO is right out!
Time is Flexible. At any time the game could end, so anything that has a heavy focus on sessions isn't good. The more flexible, the better.

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