(Latin for laughter, pronounced REE-suss)
is a complete FREE rules lite Role Playing
Game (RPG). It is essentially a
Universal Comedy System, that works just
as well for any type of game play.
Download the Risus
What is MYSTERY MEN
A 1999 comedy movie
MYSTERY MEN (which was inspired by the original
Bob Burden comic
books). The movie is a parody of
super heroes, set in a fictional world of
What is Risus - MYSTERY MEN ?
A wacky RPG campaign setting using
the Risus RPG
rules nominally set in the
MYSTERY MEN universe.
Like all good GM's I beg/borrow/steal what I need to make my
game easy to run and fun for all.
Disclaimer: Very little here is new or
original, much has been inspired by others.
Feel free to use any of the information here for your own
No one is making a profit here so please don't sue us.
Everything created by someone else is probably (c) copyrighted
This website isn't just a guide to using Risus
it is a celebration of silly super-heroes.
Member of the International
Order of Risus (I.O.R.)
Last updated 3/11/2022.