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The Apocalypse of Pseudo-Methodius

Game Name: The Apocalypse of Pseudo-Methodius

Game Blurb:
The Players are part of a cavalry unit providing screening and reconnaissance to a Byzantine infantry column moving through Palestine during the 7th Century AD. Uses Gurps and Gurps Mass combat rules.

The title Apocalypse of Pseudo-Methodius is a reference to a 7th century text that prophesies the end of the world, giving contemporaneous signs that this is so and thus is a historical source. This type of writing in the Byzantine tradition marks a cultural transition from Antiquity to the Middle Ages.

GM's Name: Matthew Bluck
System: Gurps & Gurps Mass Combat
Priot Knowledge: None
Players: 4
Game Style: Historical fantasy. No elves, damn it.