Do you have what it takes to outwit, outrun, and outlast the Endless HORDES of the undead, or will your band of blades break beneath the cinder King's iron fist? Play to find out in band of blades, a stand-alone, forged in the dark RPG of dark military fantasy. Band of blades contains all the rules you need to play. In this book you'll find: a clear Game structure for playing out missions filled with moment-to-moment danger and tracking the overall fate of the Legion. Rookie, soldier, and five different specialist playbooks, with legionnaires created as they are needed when the casualties of War set in. Legion roles for all of the players: the Commander sets mission priorities, the marshal directs the troupes, the Quartermaster manages precious resources, the spymaster gathers Intel in the field, and the lorekeeper preserves the histories of the Legion.