The Freeforms

UK Freeforms

These are freeforms that have been written in the UK, in alphabetical order.

  • 4. A year after a tragic fire, survivors meet up to commemorate those they lost. For 8 players.
  • The Accused. For 10 players.
  • A Dead Man's Chest - pirates in the Caribbean. For 12 to 16 players.
  • After the Triumph
  • Air Today, Gone Tomorrow
  • All at Sea - a cruise liner in the mid-Atlantic in 1914, just at the outbreak of the Great War. For 16 to 33 players.
  • All's Well that Ends - intrigue in Elizabethan Deptford. For 25 players.
  • An Ecumenical Matter - satisfy your inner nun (or priest) in this not-very-reverent freeform for 16 players.
  • Arkham Asylum
  • A Time for Madness
  • The Auction - Auction of archaeological relics after suspicious death of Baroness Audry von Munchen
  • Bassethwaite 5: After the Fall
  • Bassethwaite 5: Intimations of Danger
  • The Beautiful Game
  • Best of the Wurst - Sillyness in 1942 wartime France
  • Blood and the Sun
  • Boots for the Glory of Russia - set in revolutionary Russia. For 9 players. (Complete game for download.)
  • Bring on the Bellywobblies
  • Brothers in Arms - A game inspired by M*A*S*H, for 12 players.
  • The Buffy the Vampire Slayer Party Freeform - Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel reunite in a light-hearted freeform for 25 players.
  • Burning Orchid - Steaming passion in the jungle at the wrap party for a 1932 Hollywood movie, for 10 players.
  • Carry on at Camp David - a light-hearted game of international politics and intrigue, set in 1962. For 18 players.
  • Careless Talk
  • Cereal Killers
  • The Council of Fennas Drunin
  • Countdown to Doom
  • Court in the Act
  • Cudham Riding Club - Extraordinary General Meeting of the Cudham Riding Club, election of new chairperson after the suspicious death of Lady Amanda Cudham
  • Davy Jones' Locker - it's 1785 and the pirate Blackheart is dead! For 9 to 11 players.
  • The Day the Music Died The party after the 1965 FAB Music Awards aboard pirate Radio Rebecca's ship; a game for 10 players.
  • Death on the Gambia - Pre WWII intrigue set aboard a river boat on the River Gambia in 1939. For 8 to 11 players.
  • The Deliverance - written by Clare Gardiner, Martin Jones, Richard Perry and Ali Mawhinny. For 9 players.
  • Destination: Parts Unknown
  • Diamond Geezers Diamond Geezers - Borrowing heavily from the universe of Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Layercake and Snatch, this game aims to release the player's inner East London Gangster. 10 Players
  • Disaster!
  • Discreetly Yours
  • The Dilithium War
  • Dr Nefarious And The Paradise Project - Bond Style Henchmen horde game
  • Enigma Variations
  • Escher's Revenge
  • Ex Nihilo - Androids growing emotions and being evaluated by scientists with their own agendas.
  • Fall of Kar-Dernath
  • The Fall of the House of Basset
  • Family Values
  • Fates in Grey
  • Flimsy Turrets. For 18-24 players.
  • From Bassethwaite With Love
  • Foundations
  • Ghosthunters
  • The Great Glamour Sit-Down
  • Halloween Lies - a modern-day horror-movie post-award party. For 16 to 22 players.
  • Health Farm Blues
  • Here be Pyrates
  • The Highgate Club - a private club for warlocks, werewolves, immortals, vampires and other kindred spirits. For 13 players.
  • Highly Haunted Live - a Live TV Ghost Hunt goes badly wrong. For 14 players.
  • Hollywood Lies - a post-award party in modern-day Tinseltown. For 16 to 22 players.
  • Home of the Bold
  • Hope Springs Eternal - the 1952 Christmas party at Hope Brothers department store. For 9 players.
  • Hotel Apollo Sigma - welcome to the "Galactic Inventions" conference at the Friendship Space Station. For 17 players.
  • House of the Four Doors - a freeform set at the Grand Tribunal of 1233, in the world of Atlas Games' rpg Ars Magica
  • House on the Hill
  • How the West Was One
  • Human Racing
  • I'd Like to Thank…
  • In Stitches
  • Independence Day
  • Interr'd With Their Bones
  • An Invitation to Dinner
  • Irons in the Fire
  • The Jerbiton Summit (or Pro Domum Et Mundum) Unusual Ars Magica based freeform for 7 players all of House Jerbiton.
  • The Koenig Dead - Science Fiction semi-sequel to The Linfarn Run, for 14 players
  • The Last Days in Peking
  • Last Flight of the Albatross - Easter, 1916. A society seance meets to establish the truth behind a mysterious airship crash.
  • Last Night on the Titanic
  • The Last Gasp - New Year’s Eve, 1899, farewell party for George Sweet, the 5th Earl of Coddingham
  • Life of Moonson
  • The Linfarn Run - Science Fiction game for 7 -11 players on the trader Kestrel
  • The Lists of Avalon - an Arthurian freeform for 32 players.
  • Lorenzo's Blessing
  • Lost Souls - 1923, and the will of a famous explorer lost in the Amazon is read. Will the subsequent seance lead to revelations about his demise?
  • Love Letters - Romance in WW2 Britain for 10 players.
  • Lullaby of Broadway: All That Jazz All that Jazz - a weekend long musical freeform - Evita, Grease, Little Shop of Horrors, The Phantom of the Opera, Rocky Horror Picture Show, Chicago, Cabaret, Damn Yankees, Hairspray, Sweeney Todd and many, many more.
  • Into the Woods - a weekend long musical freeform
  • The Marshenge Project - a Top Secret conference in 1940. For 22 players.
  • The Man in Black
  • Masquerade - a weekend freeform set in 1761 Venice by Mystery in Mind
  • Midsummer Mischief - a P G Wodehouse game set at Blandings. For 25 players.
  • Miss Maypole and The Christmas Pudding Affair - written by Graham Arnold, Nickey Barnard, Dream Cloutman-Green, Jon Cloutman-Green, Clare Gardiner and Sue Lee. For 14 players.
  • The Night Train - For 13 players.
  • Off the Rails
  • Old Nick's Game - A light-hearted and irreverent glimpse of a normal day in hell, a day when Satan is bored. For 10 players.
  • The Omega Delivery
  • Once Upon a Lily Pad - Fairy tale fun in the land of the Frog King. For 11 players.
  • Once Upon A Time in Tombstone - a weekend-long freeform for 60-odd players and set in Tombstone, Arizona in 1881.
  • One Night in Devon. For 9 players.
  • The Order - 1930s Pulp for 12 players
  • The Outsiders - Nordic-style larp about love and envy in outsider teenage groups in 1980s Britain
  • Over the Edge (formerly known as The Climbing Game)
  • Pearls before Swine
  • Pelorian Song Contest- Gloranthan game for 14 players set in the Lunar Empire, 1621 when a Song Contest to celebrate the Fall of Whitewall is held.
  • Poles Apart
  • Preserving the Village - a sleepy village in middle England, under pressure for change. A workshopped freeform for 32 players.
  • Puck's Dell - A different type of Ars Magica freeform, concentrating as much on the grogs and companions as the magi.
  • Railways and Respectability Austen and Heyer meet 18XX. A game for 19 men, 13 women based in a vaguely Regency setting, with train lines.
  • Reading Between the Lines The future of the Booklands depends on the outcome of events in a small-town English library on World Book Night. For 18 players.
  • Ripples In Time - a game about a paranormal television show crew who encounter the supernatural and worse.
  • Road to Blackthorn
  • To Reign in Hentzau
  • The Saga of the Lost - A Viking tale of 12 characters.
  • The Siege of Troy A weekend freeform for 59 players
  • Saints and Sinners
  • Samedi Night Live
  • Sharp and Sensibility A weekend freeform set in 1803
  • Ship of Fools
  • The Show Must Go On
  • Small Town Folks A small-town American freeform set in 1962 for 12 players.
  • Something Wicked A 32 player game set in October 1888, with time travel elements.
  • SPQR
  • Squaring the Circle
  • Starboard Home - an experimental freeform set on a steamer leaving India in 1926. For 10 players.
  • Survivors of the Naronic
  • Sword Day - A gritty game of political intrigue and backstabbing for 9 players inspired by the world of Game of Thrones.
  • Ten Green Bottles
  • Time Warp
  • The Ticking Dog
  • To Say Nothing of the Groom
  • Transmission X21 a SF game set on a starship investigating a mysterious signal.
  • The Tribunal of the Borders - Ars Magica based freeform set in Loch Leglean Tribunal
  • Under African Skies - Ars Magica based freeform set in North Africa
  • Under Pressure
  • Way out West - a wild west murder mystery freeform from Freeform Games.
  • Venice - a fifteen player game set in mythic Venice
  • Veni, Vidi… Bassethwaite?
  • Veterans Day
  • Victoria Junction - All Change Please!! A "horde" game set in a Victorian railway station and hotel
  • The Village
  • What Happened in Blackpool - a character-driven freeform set at a wedding rehearsal dinner for 12 players
  • The Whitest Link
  • Who Shot the Sheriff - a wild west murder mystery freeform from Freeform Games set in the Gold Nugget Saloon.
  • Winter of Discontent
  • Zeus's Zoo

Other freeforms

  • Marlowe 2020 - Potentially violent cyberpunk drama in future megacorporation setting
  • Horror at Bradley Manor - Reading of the will of the recently deceased Mundane Bradley, former owner of the manor
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