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A|State is a gothic sci-fi RPG with characters stuck in The City which they cannot leave. It deals with themes suitable for Mature Readers.
Cancellations strike the big conventions, but there's more happening online, and such an event might introduce a new campaign setting for Dungeons & Dragons.
A|State was first published in 2004 by Contested Ground Studios. I think "cult hit" is a fair way to describe the game. The setting is an ostensibly eternal city with vast inequality between the rich and the poor.
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A|State is a gothic horror of a sci-fi. The game is set in The City, and you cannot leave. It's a game that came with "For Mature Readers" warning on it.
The atmosphere, style and flavour of the game are self-fulfilling. I feel that as the GM I can sit back and concentrate on my plot.