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  • Recommended: 1+ players; age 4+
  • Materials: Two 6-sided dice. Optional: Something to write with and on.
  • About: Share stories with your friends of your (mis)adventures at the North Pole! Storytelling I Went To game that can be used for journaling or Q and A.

"I went to the North Pole Once."

"Really? So did I!"

"Wait, you too? What did you think of the Aurora Borealis Light Show?"

I Went to the North Pole Once is a cooperative storytelling game for all ages. Using six-sided dice for ideas about a fictional trip to the North Pole, players take turns sharing stories about their trips, adding in details based on what they roll and questions from other players.

There's even a journaling mode for those who are playing solo.

Easy to learn and a fun way to expand the imagination, I Went to the North Pole Once is certain to get the entire family into the holiday spirit!

The game comes in the following versions:

  • Full Colored
  • Printer Friendly
  • Accessible (Lexend size 15 font)

Written for the One-Page RPG Hackathon 2021 and the Holiday TTRPG Jam.

Inspired by I Went to Japan Once by James Lennox-Gordon, I Went to the North Pole Once is covered by the CC BY-SA license.


Buy Now$2.00 USD or more

In order to download this game you must purchase it at or above the minimum price of $2 USD. You will get access to the following files:

I Went to the North Pole Once 8 MB
I Went to the North Pole Once - Accessible 1 MB

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I Went to the North Pole Once is a great prompt game for the holidays!  I played with my kid (4yo) and had a really fun time coming up with ideas together (many of his ideas revolved around nutcrackers and hot cocoa)!

I've got a full review here too on the TTRPGkids site: