Hey! I was wondering if anyone had PDFs of the old playtest versions of the game. It would be nice to see how the game grew into its current version.
I don’t have the PDFs, but John Harper ran a demonstration series when Blades was in its infancy and you can find it on his channel:
I don’t know if it’s the earliest incarnation of the rules but they switch to a more modern ruleset part-way through, and also it was great fun to watch
Edit: there’s a link to the character’s sheets in the desctiption, they’re pretty different