Matt's Original Rifts Material
Last updated: April 14, 2021
Authored by Mathew R. Ignash.




My work and some cool links: (more coming soon)


  • Biomancer Items:
  • Chitin Armor - Expanded rules for Chitin Armor creation.


  • Buffy The Vampire Slayer and Charmed Conversions:
  • Alexander LaVelle Harris - My conversion of this series character into Nighspawn rules as a Natural P.C.C.
  • Anya Jenkins - My conversion of this series character into a Sorcerer.
  • Buffy Anne Summers - My conversion of this series character into Nightbane rules as a Slayer R.C.C.
  • Cordelia Chase - My conversion of this series character into Nighspawn rules as a Nega-Psychic P.C.C.
  • Faith - My conversion of this series character into Nightbane rules as a Slayer R.C.C.
  • Riley Finn - My conversion of this series character into Nighspawn rules as a Team Epsilon Trooper O.C.C.
  • Rupert Giles - My conversion of this series character into Nighspawn rules as an Acolyte O.C.C.
  • Willow Rosenberg - My conversion of this series character into Nightbane rules as an Arcane Detective O.C.C.
  • Shadow Witch O.C.C. - My conversion of the Shadow Witch class from Charmed.
  • Slayer R.C.C. - My version of the Slayer character class based on Heroes Unlimited RPG rules.
  • Slayer R.C.C. - Necromancer Bob's character class for the same.
  • Vampire R.C.C. - My adaption of a Buffy style vampire.
  • Amanda Watkins - An original character by based on my Slayer character class.


  • Dragon Hatchling R.C.C.'s:
  • Asama-Tatsu * - The volcano dragon of Rifts Japan.
  • Kumo-Mi * - The cloud serpent of Rifts Japan.
  • Plummed Serpent * - Feathered dragon from Rifts Spirit West.
  • Tiger Salamander * - An original creation. Let me know if you like it.


  • Gamma World Conversions:
  • Character Races:
  • Kaiute R.C.C. - The trickster coyote men.
  • Menarl R.C.C. - The slime devils.
  • Orlen R.C.C. - Two heads are ... Nah, it's too cliche!
  • Serf R.C.C. - The Thought Masters.
  • Sleeth R.C.C. - The Seer Lizards.
  • Monsters:
  • Gazilla - Giant radioactive mutant reptiles.
  • Pineto - Horse cacti. Don't ride them bareback.


  • Guyver Anime Conversions:
  • The Guyver - My own conversion of the Guyver for Nightbane. Unlike others who converted the Guyver unit, I converted the character of Sho Fukamachi as a Nightbane.
  • The Guyver - The Chaos Rifts conversion of the Guyver unit, as a suit of armor.
  • Zoalord R.C.C. - Powerful heads of the Chronos Corperation. Major munchkins.
  • Zoamorph R.C.C. - Shapeshifting mutant super spies of the Chronos Corperation.
  • Zoanoid R.C.C. - Mutant super soldiers of the Chronos Corperation.


  • Mutant animals:
  • Mutant Animal Powers - The most complete list of mutant animal powers available.
  • Chimera - A new twist on a classic monster.
  • Desert Sleepers - Wake up and be a mutant!
  • Fury Beetle * - Not a mellow mutant.
  • Gryphon - Half-bird half-mammel and all-mutant.
  • Ostrosaurus * - Simvan look out, your ride is talking back.
  • Panthera-Tereon - Now play a mutant monster from the New West.
  • Pegasus - Mythical beast of burdon.
  • Teepowka - Forewarned and six-limbed!
  • Water Serpent * - Mutants in the sewers!
  • Wisker Coyote - A wiley mutant.
  • Xiticix - You've never fought one like him before!


  • O.C.C.'s:
  • Crazy Varients - So many kinds of lunacy, so little time.
  • Gun Brother - An expanded table for generating Gun Brother O.C.C. powers.
  • Oni Acrobat - Big, colorful and fast. As entertaining as they are devistating.
  • Psi-Ninja - Master psionics who train as corperate ninja.
  • Super-Ninja - Genetically engineered super beings serving as corperate assassins.


  • R.C.C.'s
  • Gorgon * - Inspired from the pages of Villians Unlimited, here is the full R.C.C. for creating your own Gorgon character.
  • Immortal - My version of the Immortal character for Nightbane.
  • King Ape * - Movie monster meets Rifts mayhem. Grab a blonde and climb the side of Chi-Town while being straffed by SAMAS.
  • Nightbane R.C.C.
  • Unearthly Beauty forms:
  • Cultural Beauty Forms - Unearthly Beauty forms by David Gallaher.
  • Mythical Morphus Forms - Unearthly Beauty forms by David Gallaher.
  • Unearthly Beauty Form Table - Wonderful additions to this bland table from the book.
  • Animal forms:
  • Armadillo Form Table - Just to get the ball rolling. Created by Aaron Oliver
  • Bear Form Table - Created by Christopher Smith to suppliment their being left out of the book. The official one appeared in Between The Shadows.
  • Cetacean Form Table - Dolphins and their relatives by Dreamfox.
  • Dragon Form Table - An extensive dragon form table by Will Moore IV.
  • Elephant Form Table - I just helped create his one. Most of the work was by Christopher Smith.
  • Griffin Form Table - No, you don't look like Merv! Created by Aaron Oliver.
  • Hominid Form Table - New animal form table, where the animal is early man!
  • Kangaroo Form Table - Hopping mad Nightbane.
  • Manta Ray Form Table - Sharks with wings? Well kinda... By dsstrkl@hotmail.com
  • Octopus Form Table - I wanna hold you hand. Created by Ashlar.
  • Otter Form Table - Playful animals? Did you know that a giant South American otters have been known to kill jaguars? Created by Aaron Oliver.
  • Saurian Form Table - A whole herd of dinosaur forms by Aaron Oliver.
  • Shark Form Table - Just when you thought it was safe to play a Nightbane.
  • Turtle Form Table - Rip roaring good fun with turtles.
  • Alien shape forms:
  • Bizarre Animal Form Table - The animals in these forms are anything but natural.
  • God Form Table - Inspired by the Nightbane Real Men page.
  • Halloween Form Table - Put some spirit into your Nightbane.
  • Other forms:
  • Ancient Biomechanical Form Table - Biomechanical forms for the oldest Nightbane, or just for that retro-look.
  • Grusome Stigmata Form - Some real nasty stigmata.
  • Perytonian - The Energy Wizards of Peryton from the Sentinels RPG.
  • Triceraton - Classic TMNT alien now for the Phase World setting.






  • Other People's work:


  • Palladium Books - Work available online from the makers of Rifts.
  • Demon Lord R.C.C. - Several lines missing from Nightlands.
  • Experience tables - Omited experience table for the character classes in Rifts Africa.
  • Techno Wizard Stage Coaches and Plow - Cut from Rifts New West.
  • Tree People R.C.C. - Accidently omited from Rifts Africa.
  • Victor Lazlo - 12th level Rogue Scientist.
  • Real Men, Real Roleplayers, Real Loonies, and Real Munchkins. - A humorous look at player personalities.
  • Nightbane RPG - by Joseph Delisle.
  • Rifts RPG - by Joseph Delisle and Jeff Myers.




  • My favorite RPG places:


  • Christopher Smith's Nightbane page - Very good Nightbane page, with lots of my material.
  • Dreamfox's Psudo-Rift - Some very good Rifts, Nightbane, TMNT and Heroes Unlimited material.
  • Palladium Books - Makers of Rifts RPG.




  • Coming soon (maybe):

  • Some of my TW and Biomancer items.
  • A few new OCC's I have ratteling around in my head. Here's a taste: Ley Line Dancer, Bio-Warrior, Gurgoyle Assassin.
  • More mutant animal mayhem.


  • To the Matt-Cave.



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