On our 6th birthday, a charity offer for the RPG CREATORS RELIEF FUND

2019 Birthday Bundle

Support the RCRF to get this collection of FREE tabletop games

Starter Collection - $1

  • Lasers & Feelings and more
  • Engine Heart Deluxe
  • ViewScream 2E
  • Poking the Emperor

Bonus Collection

  • The Lady Blackbird series
  • Mythender
  • Ironsworn
  • Atomic Highway
  • Forgotten Futures

(Looking for our other offers? Bundle for Two 2 -- Ironclaw -- Shadowrun 5E Essentials -- Shadowrun 5E Runs & Guns )

Adventurer! Many talented designers of tabletop roleplaying games have joined to celebrate the Bundle of Holding's sixth birthday with this 2019 Birthday Bundle charity benefit. You can find all these terrific RPGs free elsewhere around the web (links below). But, for just a small donation, you get convenient access to them here on your Wizard's Cabinet download page -- and your entire donation (after gateway fees) goes to this offer's designated charity, the RPG Creators Relief Fund. The RCRF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity founded to provide financial assistance to tabletop roleplaying creators suffering hardship due to medical emergencies, natural disasters, and other catastrophic situations.

For a charitable donation of just US$1 you get all four free games in our Starter Collection as DRM-free .PDF ebooks:

  • Lasers & Feelings: The elegant one-page game of Star Trek-style exploration by John Harper (Blades in the Dark), plus assorted L&F hacks that adapt the rules to superheroics, magical-girl adventure, Mythos horror, cyberpunk, Silicon Valley, and more.
  • Engine Heart Deluxe (Viral Games): Little service robots try to survive in a post-organic world.
  • ViewScream 2E (Neoplastic Press): Rafael Chandler's live-action game designed for video chat. [Previously presented in the September 2016 Indie Treasure Trove 4.]
  • Poking the Emperor (Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan): Courtiers vie for the favor of a senile (yet still dangerous) monarch. Parallels to contemporary politics are left as an exercise.

And if you instead donate $2 or more, you'll level up and get all the Starter games plus our entire Bonus Collection of seven more free games:

  • The Lady Blackbird series: Lady Blackbird, Magister Lor, and Lord Scurlock -- three beautiful sandbox-style steampunk games by John Harper.
  • Mythender: Ryan Macklin's full-length heavy-metal fantasy RPG of powerful humans who hunt down gods and End them.
  • Ironsworn (Shawn Tomkin): Dark fantasy and desperate battles in an untracked land -- vow-driven quests Powered by the Apocalypse.
  • Atomic Highway (Gallant Knight Games): Post-apocalypse survival action for your inner road warrior.
  • Forgotten Futures (Marcus Rowland): The original shareware (now freeware) tabletop RPG of Victorian and Edwardian sf/fantasy.

Learn more about our offers at our official blog, Beyond the Bundle.

The Good Fight

Your entire payment (after payment gateway fees) goes to this offer's designated charity, the Roleplaying Game Creators Relief Fund.

Starter Collection

Pay the minimum price to get these titles:

Lasers & Feelings and more

One-page RPGs in an amazing range of genres
  • Designer(s): John Harper
  • One Seven Design, 1 pages
  • Retail price $0

Engine Heart Deluxe

Little robots on their own in a world falling apart
  • Designer(s): Viral
  • Viral Games, 48 pages
  • Retail price $0

ViewScream 2E

The live-action horror game designed for video chat
  • Designer(s): Rafael Chandler
  • Neoplastic Press, 56 pages
  • Retail price $0

Poking the Emperor

Courtly intrigue, eldritch sorcery, and the imperial bowels
  • Designer(s): Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan
  • Self-published, 35 pages
  • Retail price $0

Bonus Collection

Beat the threshold price to LEVEL UP and get this entire collection of BONUS titles:

The Lady Blackbird series

Lady Blackbird - Magister Lor - Lord Scurlock
  • Designer(s): John Harper
  • One Seven Design, 37 pages
  • Retail price $0


Kick ass and erase names
  • Designer(s): Ryan Macklin
  • Self-published, 276 pages
  • Retail price $0


Dark Age, low fantasy, vow-driven quests Powered by the Apocalypse
  • Designer(s): Shawn Tomkin
  • Self-published, 270 pages
  • Retail price $0

Atomic Highway

Warriors on a post-apocalyptic fury road
  • Designer(s): Colin Chapman
  • Gallant Knight Games, 137 pages
  • Retail price $0

Forgotten Futures

Adventures in Victorian and Edwardian scientific romance
  • Designer(s): Marcus L. Rowland
  • Self-published, 109 pages
  • Retail price $0

Our sixth birthday celebration!

Support the RPG Creators Relief Fund with a donation of just US$1 for our Starter Collection of four complete .PDF games, including John Harper's Lasers & Feelings (plus lots of variants), Engine Heart Deluxe (sort of a WALL-E RPG), ViewScream Second Edition, and Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan's Poking the Emperor. Or donate $2 to also receive all seven games in our Bonus Collection, including full-length fantasy RPGs like Mythender and Ironsworn plus the seminal free game Lady Blackbird.

Bundle of Holding titles are always absolutely free of DRM, so you can move and copy them freely among all your tablets, laptops, and smartphones.

All for the RCRF

Here's what others have paid for our bundle

Number of bundles sold
Total contributed
Threshold (level-up) price

To keep the starting threshold price from rising too quickly, we calculated it based on 40,000 fake sales at $1.97 each.

HEROIC DONORS: Our most generous customers

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How to instantly get your 2019 Birthday Bundle:

Step 1

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Choose a donation amount you like, in US dollars (minimum $1). Make sure you choose at least $2 to get the bonus games.

Just a note: This amount is below the threshold price, so you're receiving only the starter collection. To LEVEL UP and get the BONUS collection, please choose an amount more than $1.99.

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Then visit your Wizard's Cabinet page, link up with your DriveThru library, and enjoy the satisfaction of supporting a worthy organization dedicated to helping RPG designers in need.

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