Now Available: Nightwatch

A cooperative table top miniatures game about hunting monsters.

NIGHTWATCH is a game about killing monsters. All kinds, anywhere, any time.

You and your friends are members of the Nightwatch: an ancient order of warriors, trackers, wizards, and alchemists dedicated to hunting down and destroying the malevolent creatures that terrorize humanity.

Over the course of the game, your characters will rise through the ranks of their chosen Guild, gaining experience and unlocking new skills as they fight ever more dangerous enemies on the blood-soaked path to confront their ultimate quarry.

Miniatures agnostic and adaptable to nearly any fantasy setting from Ancients to Black Powder, this game was made for those sessions when you’re pressed for time and all you want is to get your coolest miniatures on the table, start rolling dice and killing things.

Easy to learn and quick to play, NIGHTWATCH has straightforward dice mechanics, minimal book keeping, and no proprietary accessories or components. Read the book in an afternoon then gather your friends, your dice, terrain, and miniatures that evening for your first hunt.

featuring outstanding illustrations from John Angelo

NIGHTWATCH is currently available as a pdf from Wargame Vault.

Print and Kindle versions will be available at Amazon soon.

These rules are a framework for you to build your own tales of heart-stopping bravery, foul treachery, cringe-worthy cowardice, and most of all, epic victories against overwhelming odds.

So sharpen your sword, check the flints on your pistols, and grab a healing potion; it’s time to give the monsters something to fear.


“In Tenebris, Venari.” (In darkness, we hunt.) The NIGHTWATCH motto.

The world is filled with things dark, vast, and terrible. Only you and your friends stand against them.

Good Hunting, Guildsman.

5 thoughts on “Now Available: Nightwatch

  1. I read through the preview and it does look like it’s up my alley — my wife and I enjoy cooperative games and with 2 kids under 5 time is definitely precious. I’ll add it to my next Amazon order!

    I also like dice pools as a mechanic — could you talk a little bit about how that works?

  2. Thanks.
    The dice pool is the same as the cyberpunk version, Hardwired. Your PC has three action dice (D6, D8, D10) and can use each die type one per turn to attempt up to three actions (one per type) by rolling a 4+. Depending on your chosen guild, you are allowed to roll two of your selected die type and chose the better result. There’s a bit more, but that’s the gist.
    Hope that helps.

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