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2404, 2018

New archetypes for Top Secret: New World Order™

By | April 24th, 2018|Categories: The Rasmussen Files|0 Comments

Q: Are there any new Archetypes for TOP SECRET: New World Order™?   Allen “The Silencer” Hammack introduced a “Cat Burglar” in Madison, Wisconsin. I turned the “Cat Burglar” into a former criminal “Black-Bag Expert” and countered it with the law-abiding “Constable.” Both Archetypes worked together during OPERATION: WAY DOWN UNDER. After sneaking around a mining camp undetected, the “Black-Bag [...]

1704, 2018

The inflat-a-gator

By | April 17th, 2018|Categories: The Rasmussen Files|1 Comment

What is the source of the term, “The Inflat-A-Gator?” After a briefing regarding a South American mission, I offered a team of agents seven options in experimental equipment for ICON Field Trials: W.A.S.P Tactical Knife – Injection, Drone Hoverboard, Tactical Communication and Protective System (TCAPS), Spy Glasses, Multi-Utility Tactical Transport (MUTT), Quadrotor outfitted with a Machine Gun, and Bomb Disposal [...]

1104, 2018

Who is responsible for TOP SECRET: NEW WORLD ORDER™, the espionage role-playing game?

By | April 11th, 2018|Categories: The Rasmussen Files|1 Comment

I wish to use my first answer in this issue of The Rasmussen Files to recognize the artists, writers, editors, and masterminds who made TOP SECRET: NEW WORLD ORDER™ a reality. It is my duty and privilege to thank you for your contribution to the success of this new product. It has been four years since Jayson Elliot asked if I [...]

304, 2018

A few rules questions addressed

By | April 3rd, 2018|Categories: ICON Briefings|0 Comments

A number of questions have been asked regarding details of the rules in Top Secret: New World Order. An official page of rules updates and errata can be found at http://topsecretnwo.com/rules-updates/. For more illumination, James Carpio has made the first of a few videos answering a few of the first things that players have asked.