The Forbidden Tome

Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay v3

This is a ruleset for the 3rd edition of Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay. It provides all the necessary tools in order for a GM to host a session using Fantasy Grounds II. It contains the following features:

  • Dice roller and dice pool builder for the WFRP custom dice.
  • Fully featured character sheet, including sections to enter all talents, actions and conditions.
  • Party sheet mechanic allowing the GM to track party tension and fortune.
  • An initiative tracker allowing the GM and players to keep track of both combat and social encounters.
  • Drag and drop support throughout - A set of custom tokens on the desktop can be quickly used to drag and drop wounds, stress, fatigue, power, favour, and wealth to any character portrait, character sheet, NPC or token.
  • A set of desktop cards which, when used in conjunction with a library module, allow players and GMs to randomly draw criticals, conditions, insanities, mutations, miscasts, and diseases.
  • NPC group sheets for tracking creature and nemesis group organisations.
  • Ability for a GM to share images and maps with players, with full support for tokens, pointers, and drawings.
  • Ability for a GM to export a campaign and create Adventure Modules.

NOTE: This ruleset requires v2.9.0 of Fantasy Grounds or later.

Version 1.5.2 - In Progress

  • BUG - Resolve issue with exporting of modules - Complete

Version 1.5.1 - Released 2nd January 2014

  • NEW - Added preference to only consider equipped items when calculating encumbrance - Complete
  • BUG - Resolve issue with portrait selection screen - Complete

Version 1.5.0 - Released 23rd December 2013

  • NEW - Make the ruleset compatible with Fantasy Grounds II v3.0 - Complete
  • NEW - Allow party tension to be set by players as well as GM - Complete
  • NEW - When Player performs end of turn actions active character is moved to next character - Complete
  • NEW - When GM performs end of turn actions, active character is reset to first in initiative list - Complete
  • NEW - If character has only one career, then career is automatically made current - Complete
  • NEW - Add misfortune to action if currently recharging - Complete
  • NEW - On successful roll, set recharge value for action - Complete
  • NEW - Add and enforce encumbrance threshold within character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Automatically add basic actions when creating a new character - Complete
  • NEW - Automatically add basic skills when creating a new character - Complete
  • NEW - Added rules section to GM preferences to allow GM to control which rules are enforced by the ruleset - Complete
  • BUG - Fixed whisper command - Complete
  • BUG - Resolved bug that limited the number of characters in the initiative tracker - Complete

Version - 1.4.2 - Released 10th December 2012

  • BUG - Error occurs when a player opens a talent from the party sheet - Complete
  • BUG - Re-enable editing of text fields after release of FG v2.9.2 - Complete
  • BUG - Encumbrance is spelt incorrectly throughout ruleset - Complete
  • BUG - Boon modifier symbol is showing as a success - Complete
  • BUG - Error occurring within the viewer control - Complete

Version 1.4.1 - Released 24th September 2012

  • PERF - Remove ability for players to view each others character sheets to improve performance - Complete
  • PERF - Remove need to share all the NPC details within the combat tracker to improve performance - Complete
  • NEW - Make dice tower more prominent - Complete
  • NEW - Dice tower can now be moved - Complete
  • BUG - Importing characters with socketed talents means the talents disappear - Complete
  • BUG - Tab control is not remembering last opened tab - Complete
  • BUG - GM not assuming NPC identity when rolling dice for an NPC - Complete
  • BUG - Right click on tokens stops players from drag and dropping tokens - Complete
  • BUG - Sharing the party sheet can cause FG2 to crash - Complete
  • BUG - Dice tower not resetting GM identity after dice roll - Complete
  • BUG - Rename actor and initiative values in database - Complete
  • BUG - Position of encumberance value on Item sheet is a little off - Complete
  • BUG - Current recharge can be set to a negative value - Complete
  • BUG - Current recharge values cannot be selected and edited - Complete
  • BUG - Random career generator selecting from all careers, including advanced, epic, etc. - Complete
  • BUG - Drag and drop of recharge tokens to static actions are adding recharge - Complete

Version 1.4.0 - Released 17th September 2012

  • NEW - Update ruleset documentation for v1.4 - Complete
  • NEW - Add indicator to character sheet when character is over their corruption threshold - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for all condition types to NPCs and Retainers - Complete
  • NEW - Add Random Career Generator when in Manage Character mode - Complete
  • NEW - Refactored layout Character Sheet Combat Tab - Complete
  • NEW - Display Stance on Initiative Tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add Stance Switch to NPC Sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Move Power/Favour towards equilibrium during end of turn but only if value below Willpower - Complete
  • NEW - Add default challenge dice for actions that are either melee, ranged, or versus Target Defence - Complete
  • NEW - Show parent skill on specialisation sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for advanced skills to character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Allow GM to add dice to players dice pool by dragging and dropping dice to a character portrait - Complete
  • NEW - Automatically remove Brief conditions when removing recharge - Complete
  • NEW - Change modifier dice shapes so that a GM can tell when modifiers have been used - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability for diseases to stack in a character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Make library window resizable - Complete
  • NEW - Display icons when character is not at equilibrium - Complete
  • NEW - Added ability for players to target tokens using middle mouse click - Complete
  • NEW - Display specialisations on Skills tab of Character Sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for removing recharge from NPC Group sheet using button on initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add token drag and drop support to NPC Group sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add action cards for NPC groups - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to search items in library based on name and traits - Complete
  • NEW - Display wound icon when character is over their wound threshold - Complete
  • NEW - Add Right Click Menu to Desktop Dice - Complete
  • NEW - Verify that fortune points are lower or equal to the maximum allowed - Complete
  • NEW - Check if wounds are greater than or equal to the number of criticals so that a player cannt be at zero wounds yet with 1 critical - Complete
  • NEW - Double click a dice to add to the dice pool - Complete
  • NEW - Add exchange range for coins to character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for initiative trackers that do not start at zero (e.g. -4 to +4) - Complete
  • NEW - Added new tokens to the ruleset - Complete
  • NEW - Add Runes section to Talents tab of a character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to drop fatigue, stress and wounds to a party sheet which would be automatically added to all PC's - Complete
  • NEW - A remove recharge button to remove recharge from all creatures at once - Complete
  • NEW - Added option to allow GM to control if players are allowed to view each others characters - Complete
  • NEW - Add dice tower to desktop - Complete
  • NEW - Allow reference window class to be resizable - Complete
  • NEW - Add back option to library - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to import and export characters - Complete
  • BUG - Resolved issue with sort order of categories and sections within the library - Complete
  • BUG - Replace scroll buttons with scroll bars as buttons are hiding some details - Complete
  • BUG - Dice symbol conversion code wiping out descriptions - Complete

Version 1.3.3 - Released 31st July 2012

  • BUG - FG2 Crashes after both host and client view the same character sheet - Work around in place
  • BUG - Talents on NPC group sheet are not drag and droppable - Complete
  • BUG - Script error when accessing a talent slot after the talent has been deleted - Complete
  • BUG - When adding recharges to a talent the recharge tokens have to be dropped exactly onto the recharge counter, but for actions the token can be dropped anywhere - Complete
  • BUG - Locations cannot be viewed by players when token dropped onto a map - Complete
  • BUG - Dice from a dice pool cannot be drag and dropped to shortcut bar any more - Complete

Version 1.3.2 - Release 16th May 2012

  • BUG - Drag and drop of dice pools to shortcut bar not working - Complete

Version 1.3.1 - Release 15th May 2012

  • BUG - Drag and drop of Focus's to character sheet not working - Complete

Version 1.3.0 - Released 15th May 2012

  • BUG - Resolve issue with player names corrupting the database - Complete
  • TASK - Update ruleset documentation - Complete
  • BUG - Drag and drop of recharge tokens for active talents is not working - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for diseases and mutations for NPCs - Complete
  • BUG - Resizing of tokens on a map is not working correctly - Complete
  • BUG - Transformation of fice symbols is not working in the 'Story' section of FG2 - Complete
  • BUG - Drag and dropping of wounds to creatures is not working - Complete
  • BUG - Window text for specializations does not convert dice codes to symbols - Complete
  • NEW - Allow drag and drop of locations from library - Complete
  • NEW - Add French Language Module - Complete
  • NEW - Add basic Empire, Dwarf, High Elf, Wood Elf and Choas themes - Complete
  • TASK - Update 'A Day Late, a Shilling Short' adventure module to include new action card format - Complete
  • TASK - Update sample library to include new action card format - Complete
  • TASK - Add upgrade code to library update tool that upgrades action cards to new format - Complete
  • TASK - Update action card dice pool builder to reflect changes to action cards - Complete
  • NEW - Add upgrade code to ruleset that upgrades action cards to new format - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for different difficulty levels based on stance for action cards - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for additional languages - Complete
  • NEW - Add additional talent slots to character sheet to support Epic level characters - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for 'Any' talent slot type - Complete
  • NEW - Add button to initiative tracker that removes recharge from all actors - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for pets and horses to initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add dice pool generator for specialisations - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to remove a single dice from dice pool builder - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for skill mastery to ruleset - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for dice modifiers to action card dice pool generator - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for dice modifiers to all action cards - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for dice modifiers to dice results calculator - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for dice modifiers to dice pool builder - Complete
  • NEW - Add checks to prevent duplicate items due to accidental drag and drop - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to set action recharge values using middle mouse button click - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to set talent recharge values using middle mouse button click - Complete
  • NEW - Automatically take strained and fatigued conditions into account when building a dice pool - Complete
  • NEW - Add drag and drop support for skills and actions to dice pool builder - Complete
  • NEW - Add action card dice pool generator - Complete
  • TASK - Refactor existing dice pool generators to use dice pool manager - Complete
  • TASK - Add dice pool manager to ruleset - Complete
  • NEW - Add preference to auto-clear dice pool builder on drag - Complete

Version 1.2.0 - Released 23rd January 2012

  • NEW - Allow library to show in Manage Character mode - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for retainers to initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for retainers to followers sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add talent slots to npc group sheet - Complete
  • TASK - Refactor actions and talents on NPC sheet - Complete
  • TASK - Refactor actions and talents on follower sheet - Complete
  • TASK - Refactor actions and talent lists on character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add support to track shame and noble rank to character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add strained and fatigued indicator to initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add strained and fatigued indicator to character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Hide chits and cards when in character creation - Complete
  • NEW - Hide NPC wounds from players on the Initiative Tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add traits to party sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add reference class type - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for symbols font throughout ruleset - Complete

Version 1.1.0 - Released 7th October 2011

  • NEW - Add example followers to library - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to track followers (pets, horses, etc.) - Complete
  • NEW - Add example Inventions to Template Library Module - Complete
  • NEW - Add Invention rules from Black Fire Pass - Complete
  • BUG - Resolve issue with drag and drop of abilities to talent slots creating new abilities - Complete
  • NEW - Add examples Runes to Template Library Module - Complete
  • NEW - Add Rune rules from Black Fire Pass - Complete
  • NEW - Add missing scroller control to item description - Complete
  • TASK - Update template library to include traits for NPC group sheets - Complete
  • NEW - Add traits to NPC group sheets - Complete
  • TASK - Update "A Day Late, A Shilling Short" adventure module to reflect changes to action cards - Complete
  • TASK - Update template library to reflect changes to action cards - Complete
  • NEW - Create library upgrade tool - Complete
  • NEW - Add code to automatically upgrade a campaign - Complete
  • NEW - Add different recharge values on action cards based on stance - Complete
  • NEW - Add recharge token to desktop - Complete
  • NEW - Add current recharge for insanities - Complete
  • NEW - Add current recharge for conditions - Complete
  • BUG - Verify scroll control for career description is functioning correctly - Complete

Version 1.0.0 - Released 30th August 2011

  • NEW - Add example adventure module for A Day Late, A Shilling Short - Complete
  • NEW - Add location cards to framework - Complete
  • NEW - Update library module template with examples of all items - Complete
  • NEW - Create user guide documentation - Complete
  • BUG - Resolve issue with the export of stories - Complete
  • BUG - Resolve issue with drag and drop of reputations to character sheet - Complete
  • BUG - Resolve issue with drag and drop of creatures straight from the library to the initiative tracker - Complete
  • BUG - Resolve issue with drag and drop of library talents to party and character sheet - Complete
  • BUG - Resolve issue with drag and drop of skills to character sheet - Complete

Version 0.8.0 - Released 3rd August 2011

  • TASK - Upgrade entire ruleset to Fantasy Ground v2.8 compatability - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to drag and drop tokens onto image tokens, plus click to open character sheets - Complete
  • NEW - Add critical, condition, insanity, miscast, mutation, and disease desktop card generators - Complete
  • BUG - Resolve issue with user-specific notes - Complete
  • NEW - Add support for static nodes in the initiative tracker, ie. library items - Complete
  • NEW - Improve library to allow drag and drop of library items - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to drag tokens from stress, fatigue, power, favour, and wounds in the initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to drag and drop tokens to an actor on the initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add actor stress, fatigue, power, favour, wounds, and wound threshold to the initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add actor initiative to the initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add actor names to initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add actor shortcuts to initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add active actor indicator to initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to drag and drop party, character, npc, and npc groups to the initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability for players to open and close the initiative tracker themselves - Complete
  • NEW - Create framework for shared initiative tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability for players to view other players character sheets - Complete
  • TASK - Refactor ruleset layout - Complete

Version 0.7.0 - Released 7th July 2011

  • NEW - Add current recharge value to all actions - Complete
  • NEW - Add current wounds and wound threshold to combat tracker - Complete
  • NEW - Add skill dice pool to skill sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add wound threshold and current to npc sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to drag and drop criticals and conditions to npc sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add criticals and conditions to npc sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to drag fortune and corruption tokens to die pool, and from them create fortune and challenge die - Complete
  • NEW - Add severe wounds to ruleset - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to drag and drop all tokens and content onto a npc sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to drag and drop all tokens and content onto a character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to drag and drop all tokens and content onto a characters portrait - Complete
  • NEW - Create example library for use with the ruleset - Complete
  • NEW - Change portrait icons and masks to support WFRP style tokens - Complete
  • NEW - Add logging messages for when characters gain wounds, stress, favour, power, corruption - Complete
  • NEW - Show token box as large tool icon for players - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to drag and drop wound, corruption, power and favour tokens to a characters portrait - Complete

Version 0.6.0 - Released 6th June 2011

  • NEW - Add skill dice pool builder - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to show summarised dice results - Complete
  • NEW - Auto roll extra expertise on a righteous success die result - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to right click on character and party portrait and remove recharge - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability for GM to drop fortune, stress, and fatigue on character portraits - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability for GM to drag fortune from, or drop fortune to, the party identity - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability to export models - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability for characters to use oath talents - Complete
  • NEW - Remove dependency on resolution extensions - Complete

Version 0.5.0 - Released 23rd May 2011

  • Add simple combat tracker - Complete
  • Add area to track NPC notes - Complete
  • Add area to track available NPC actions - Complete
  • Add ability to enter NPC experise, cunning, dice budgets - Complete
  • Add ability to drag NPC characteristics to create dice pools - Complete
  • Add conservative/reckless stance trackers to NPC sheet - Complete
  • Add characteristics to NPC sheet - Complete
  • NPC sheet setup - Complete
  • Add ability for GM to change direction of progress tracks on the NPC group sheet - Complete

Version 0.4.0 - Released 18th May 2011

  • NEW - Add areas for stability and agenda event notes - Complete
  • NEW - Extend progress tracker template so that it can show descending tracks - Complete
  • NEW - Add notes to group sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add agenga tracker to group sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add stability tracker to group sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add npc list to group sheet - Complete
  • NEW - NPC group sheet setup - Complete

Version 0.3.0 - Released 17th May 2011

  • NEW - Add stress and fatigue chits to token box - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability for GM to drop fatigue on a characters sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability for GM to drop stress on a characters sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability for players to drag a characters talent to a party talent slot - Complete
  • NEW - Add party sheet talent slots - Complete
  • NEW - Add notes tab to party sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Add ability for GM to drag fortune from the party sheet to a characters fortune entry - Complete
  • NEW - Add fortune pool to party sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Party sheet setup - Complete
  • BUG - Correct issue with D10 dice results - Complete

Version 0.2.0 - Released 13th May 2011

  • NEW - Auto update weapon list based on active inventory items - Complete
  • NEW - Auto update defence and soak based on active inventory items - Complete
  • BUG - Update tab orders throughout the character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Update dice results so that higher numbers mean better results in custom dice - Complete
  • NEW - Add scrollers to all lists in character sheet - Complete

Version 0.1.0 - Released 7th March 2011

  • NEW - Auto update weapon list based on equipped weapons in inventory - Complete
  • NEW - Auto update characters damage/soak based on equipped armour in inventory - Complete
  • NEW - Add inventory tracker to character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Ability to drag a disease or insanity to a talent slot - Complete
  • NEW - Ability to enter a characters conditions, including criticals, diseases, mutations, etc. - Complete
  • NEW - Ability to enter a characters talents, including being able to drag them to talent slots - Complete
  • NEW - Ability to enter a characters action cards - including reckless and conservative details - Complete
  • NEW - Ability to enter a characters skills, including specialisations and advances taken - Complete
  • NEW - Ability to drag a character characterisitic and auto create a dice pool - Complete
  • NEW - Auto update stance tracker based on active career - Complete
  • NEW - Add stance tracker to character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Auto update talent slots based on active career - Complete
  • NEW - Add talent slots to character sheet - Complete
  • NEW - Ability to create and track a characters careers, including advances taken - Complete
  • NEW - Character sheet setup - Complete
  • NEW - Custom dice pool box - Complete
  • NEW - Custom dice mechanic - Complete
  • NEW - Ruleset setup - Complete