System

The System: Burning Wheel
Core Mechanic:
Dice Pool (Compare successes to obstacle)
   - Life Path Character Generation
   - BITS (Beliefs, Instincts, Traits)-  The core motivations of characters are used by GM to guide the focus of the game
Complex but optional subsystems for combat, chases, negotiation, spellcasting

Resources
Wikipedia page
Core rules available free at website.
Post summarizing game
Post on starting a game
Thoughts of a first time player
Rules reference

System

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