Storypath Nexus Community Content Program Guidelines

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You can make content that is compatible with the unlocked Storypath system games by Onyx Path Publishing. You may use the game terms from those books.


You are not allowed to copy large sections (more than 500 words) of the unlocked Storypath system books. Including small rules references and stats is permissible; for anything larger, refer the reader to the rulebooks.

Unlocked Games

Throughout the text, “unlocked games” refers to games that are available through the Storypath Nexus Community Content Program. This section supersedes any other reference to what content is or is not available.


The Trinity Continuum, Dystopia Rising: Evolution, and They Came from Beneath the Sea! settings are currently unavailable. You may not use them in your community content projects at this time.


Scion Second Edition: You can create content for use with any Onyx Path-published variation of the Scion Second Edition setting.

  • You must include the words “Compatible with Scion Second Edition” on your product cover, and “Requires the use of Scion: Origin from Onyx Path Publishing” in the product description on DriveThruRPG.

  • Material compatible with Scion First Edition is not permitted, although conversions of such material to use with Scion Second Edition is (see the FAQ for more details).

  • Material detailing monotheistic pantheons is not permitted.

Content Restrictions

Neither your work nor any advertising, promotions, press releases, or other documents affiliated with the work may contain racist, sexist, ableist, homophobic, discriminatory, or other repugnant views; objectifying descriptions of people's bodies or cultures; gratuitous depictions or descriptions of violence or gore; rape or other acts of criminal perversion; scenes or material of an explicitly sexual nature; or other harmful or obscene material.


Neither your work nor any advertising, promotions, press releases, or other documents affiliated with the work may contain any claim that you or the work has been sanctioned or approved by Onyx Path Publishing, or is affiliated with either company in any way, other than to acknowledge that the work is produced and distributed as part of the Storypath Nexus Community Content Program.

Allowable Media

Adventures and other roleplaying game support materials.


Stock art resources, including 3D printer files.


No fiction except short vignettes (750 words or less) in the roleplaying game work. These vignettes must be directly related to the work in question.


No other media, including but not limited to stand-alone fiction, software, music, and comics, are allowed at this time.


Onyx Path Publishing has made additional stock art and templates available. You can find them here:


[links to art and templates]


No other art from officially published materials can be used, but you are free to use correctly licensed stock art or commission your own art for your products (within content restrictions). Photographs are not allowed in any Storypath product, even if you are licensed to use them.


The “Storypath Nexus” logo must appear on the cover of your book. It must be discernible and legible at normal full-screen viewing size, but does not need to be the primary logo or title on the cover. You may also use logos and artwork available from Onyx Path Publishing from through the Storypath Nexus Community Content Program. You may not use other logos or any other trade dress not released as part of the stock art and templates.


The following text must appear in your product, along with any other legal and copyright information.


This product was created under license. STORYPATH SYSTEM, STORYPATH NEXUS COMMUNITY CONTENT PROGRAM, and all related game line terms and logos are trademarks of Onyx Path Publishing. All setting material, art, and trade dress are the property of Onyx Path Publishing.


This work contains material that is copyright Onyx Path Publishing. Such material is used with permission under the Community Content Agreement for Storypath Nexus Community Content Program. All other original material in this work is copyright [THIS YEAR] by [YOUR LEGAL NAME OR COMPANY NAME] and published under the Community Content Agreement for Storypath Nexus Community Content Program.

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