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It uses a dice pool system, taking the lowest die rolled where 1-5 is a success but each "1" loses you that die. The PCs are humans awakened to a realm of myth known as the "Plasm".
Characters may be replaced by robots, in which case they continue to play and work to replace the others.
Character creation is limited point-based, with players assigning 6 points among three qualities (Resolve, Contact, and Material), 3 points among Bonds (other people), and 4 points among player-defined Anxieties. Action resolution is based on spending Luck, Discipline, and Revelation points.
There are also five key phrases that a player can use at any time to modify the action.
There is also a custom deck of "Fate cards" to shake up the action if random input is desired. Ardent Offense is a minimalist system with some optional mechanics of traditional role-playing.