Ever since the Sudden Mutation Event, people have been able to fly. Phase through walls. Read minds. Shoot bolts of energy from their fingertips. Walk into dreams. As members of the elite Heightened Crime Investigation Unit, you and your fellow detectives solve crimes involving the city’s mutant community.

Here you’ll find official materials as well as useful game resources and play aids. A link to a third-party site doesn’t mean that we agree with or endorse all of the opinions on that site. The resources are available under the Community Use policy, and all are copyright Pelgrane Press Ltd unless otherwise noted.

The Quade Diagram
A more printer-friendly version of the Quade diagram.

Character sheet for MCB
A form-fillable character sheet for MCB

The Stress Cards

This chapter from MCB describes the role of the PCs and gives some background to the game.

A very useful Reference Sheet for UK players, also one for US players (thanks to Charles Gordon Mitchell for these).


Watch Cat Tobin’s Mutant City Blues 2nd Edition preview video here.

TV goes MCB

Ripped from the headlines – Rights Holders

Ripped from the headlines – The Powers Cup

Mutant City Banter

Interview with Dr Quade

Leading the scientific charge is the mediagenic, indefatigable Dr. Lucius Quade. He coined the term for the scientific study of mutant genes and abilities, anamorphology, and is routinely called on to weigh in on any social or political controversy surrounding mutant rights.

Read an interview with Dr Quade here, on See Page XX

The Trouble with Tasers

Robin Laws discusses the use of Tasers in GUMSHOE games here.

Code Indigo Fred Hicks ran an online game of MCB. You can read and comment on it the Code Indigo community here.

Johnny Shakalakah Our in-house playtest for Mutant City Blues.

A review of Mutant City Blues from RPG.net.

A review of Mutant City Blues from Flames Rising.

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Authors: Robin D. Laws, Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan

Cover Artists: Gene Ha, Tangmo Cecchini, Mary Corbalis, Douglas P. Lobo, Miguel Santos, Lily Serrentino, Phil Stone, Jessica Trevino, Karolina Węgrzyn

Pages: 192


Authors: Robin D. Laws

Cover Artists: Jérôme Huguenin, Pascal Quidault


Authors: Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan

Cover Artists: Pascal Quidault

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