Level 1 2020

The 2020 issue of our anthology of indie RPGs published each year for Free RPG Day.


The indie RPG scene is a diverse, fascinating, and vibrant part of the TTRPG community. With Level 1: The Indie RPG Anthology, 9th Level Games brings together choice games from the world of indie RPGs in an annual collection published in time for Free RPG Day.


This inaugural collection brings innovative, silly, and sometimes serious games from exciting range of designers with diverse, unique voices. From LSD tripping moose to a game where you play as algae in a tank, this anthology will entice you into the world of indie RPGs.

With games by Tyler Omichinski, Matthew Orr, The Arbitrarians, Steffie de Vaan & Maarten Gilberts, Colin Kyle, Barak Blackburn & Ellie Hillis, Tim Hutchings, Ty Oden, Corinne Taylor, Nick Wedig, Kira Magrann, Adriel Lee Wilson, Oat & Noodle, and Graham Gentz.