Cryptozoic Leisure has introduced plans to develop a tabletop roleplaying game primarily based on the beloved Pendleton Ward sequence Journey Time. Cryptozoic introduced Journey Time: The Roleplaying Game, marking their first foray into tabletop RPGs. The game will use a brand new “Sure And” game system developed in partnership with Perpetually Stoked Artistic, a veteran game studio primarily based out of New Hampshire. In keeping with a press launch asserting the brand new game, the “Sure And” system makes use of customized cube to find out success and failure, “whereas encouraging collaborative storytelling and making certain that gamers are at all times engaged.” Per the outline of the game system, “Sure And” is a narrative-focused game system that seems to be gentle on crunch.

Journey Time: The Roleplaying Game will provide character constructing choices together with ready-made character sheets of Journey Time characters like Marceline that can be utilized in adventures. The core rulebook for the game will embody an introductory journey meant to assist gamers discover ways to play the game.

“Journey Time is certainly one of our favourite properties, so it was the proper selection for our first roleplaying game,” mentioned John Nee, CEO of Cryptozoic. “The sequence is wealthy with tales and characters with actual coronary heart, and we can not wait to let gamers lose themselves on the planet, whether or not they’re RPG consultants or that is their foray into the style.”

Curiously, Cryptozoic has introduced that also they are partnering with different designers and publishers to create zines and dietary supplements utilizing different game techniques, in order that gamers can take pleasure in Journey Time adventures utilizing different roleplaying game engines and select between different rulesets.

Cryptozoic will launch a Kickstarter for Journey Time: The Roleplaying Game later this summer time, which properly coincides with a resurgence of types for the franchise. Whereas Journey Time resulted in 2018 (a sequence of 4 standalone specials have been launched on HBO Max in 2020 and 2021), a second spin-off sequence that includes the genderswapped variations of Finn and Jake will probably be launched this fall.

You’ll be able to try the Kickstarter right here.