The Pool as a heroQuest plugin
describes how to use James West's ultra simple RPG
to play HeroQuest.
Especially how to use them for one or two session long: Very Long Freeform Contest.
Some print-them-yourself chips to experiment with when playing Herowars.
I have used these like poker chips when bidding in extended contests.
The Jury is still out on whether they simplify or complicate matters.