From the book:
Bare Bones Multiverse is an RPG gaming system for new and experienced gamers that uses a single, simple mechanic and two dice to create a rich environment of intense role play. "Smaller rules equals bigger gaming!" is the idea that brings this extraordinary gaming system to your table.
Tired of wasting valuable time arguing with players over rules and looking up minutia in an endless sea of charts and tables? This comprehensive and simple gaming system brings the GM out of the books and back to the table, doing what good GMs do best -- telling a good story.
This book contains rules for understanding and playing 9 popular genres: Action Film, Comic Book Superhero, Fantasy, Gothic Horror, Pulp Era, Science Fiction, Survival Horror, Victorian Era, and Western Classic
Our Cosmic Eye Tables helps to avoid lags in the story telling by providing simple answers to plot questions
Easy Mass Combat Rules allows you to match up different genre or tech level armies
All generic products from Scaldcrow Games are 100% compatible with BBM
You can easily adapt any game system you may already be using to BBM with little effort