Virtual Machine

This is the old system reference document for Virtual Machine.

VM is a tabletop RPG with a computational heart and a brain full of mystical esoterica; a fusion of console RPGs and the cyberpunk genre.


Books, games, and movies: Off To Be The Wizard, FF VII and X-2, Hack'n'Slash, Mistborn, my unpublished mechanics from Console:Sidearm and Console III, A New Kind of Science, Exalted, Tarot symbolism, A|State, Transistor, .hack//, everything the Matrix should have done, and the cyberpunk genre in general.

Music: Voices of the Lifestream, Mad World,

Artwork: Virtual Machine Pinterest Board


Character Creation


The Code


Character Sheet

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