A downloadable game

Death Spiral is a simple ruleset for one-shot horror tabletop role-playing games. To play, you need a group of friends, pens and paper, and some regular six-sided dice.

In just 2 pages, you will find rules for

  • Quick character creation rules based on natural language (descriptive Traits, no numerical attributes)
  • An innovative dice resolution system perfect for creating tension (similar to the one used in Dangerous!)
  • Gaining Stress from frightening situations
  • Fast and deadly player-facing combat.

Death Spiral is very easy to introduce to new people, and since the rules fit on one sheet of paper, you can fold it in your wallet – ideal for trips, conventions etc.

CategoryPhysical game
Rated 5.0 out of 5 stars
(3 total ratings)
AuthorStorm Glass Studio
TagsHorror, Tabletop role-playing game


DeathSpiral_v11.pdf 1 MB
DeathSpiral_v11_printer_friendly.pdf 657 kB

Development log