Diaspora. Happy customers "I started giving Diaspora an honest read (rather than a skim) last night.
It kept me up an extra hour. INCREDIBLY well-written. DFRPG. FateRPG : FATE. Fantastic Adventures in Tabletop Entertainment Fate is a free, standalone RPG system, available electronically from the files area of this group.
At present, Fate's basis is the Fudge ruleset, which is available for free or purchase, but you do not need a copy of those rules to use Fate, and several additional dice resolution mechanics are currently under development. Here are just a few of the things people are saying about Fate: "Fate is one of the best written rule sets I have ever come across.
The examples are quite helpful, the layout is professional, the language is light without trying to be funny, and all important things are covered. " - Harald Wagener.